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#Character

# character - Thursday 18 June, 2020

'He used to repeat that footballers should only have sex once a week’
# Character
# Character

'He used to repeat that footballers should only have sex once a week’

Jun 18th 2020, 7:00 AM 7,592 Views 0 Comments

In an extract from ‘The Names Heard Long Ago,’ Jonathan Wilson profiles legendary Benfica coach Béla Guttmann.

# character - Friday 23 August, 2019

'I genuinely hear Joe's voice in my head at least once a day, maybe more'
# The Real Schmidt
# The Real Schmidt

'I genuinely hear Joe's voice in my head at least once a day, maybe more'

Aug 23rd 2019, 12:30 PM 27,478 Views 17 Comments

We delve into the character that has made Joe Schmidt such a successful coach.

# character - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

'I say to him often you are 50% clown, 50% leader'
# Character
# Character

'I say to him often you are 50% clown, 50% leader'

May 14th 2019, 9:23 AM 9,681 Views 0 Comments

Vincent Kompany has backed Bernardo Silva as a future Man City captain.

# character - Thursday 11 April, 2019

'Every year, I've had rejection... It asks a question of your character'
# Resilience
# Resilience

'Every year, I've had rejection... It asks a question of your character'

Apr 11th 2019, 7:00 PM 9,326 Views 0 Comments

Former Bray player John Sullivan on making the transition from footballer to coach.

# character - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Celtic get back on track after Champions League heartache
# Character
# Character

Celtic get back on track after Champions League heartache

Aug 18th 2018, 3:29 PM 3,828 Views 8 Comments

Brendan Rodgers’ side clinched a 3-1 win against Partick Thistle.

# character - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'The players have worked hard to get the reward of a very good performance like that'
# Character
# Character

'The players have worked hard to get the reward of a very good performance like that'

May 27th 2018, 9:58 AM 11,056 Views 6 Comments

Cork defeated Tipperary in Thurles on Saturday evening.

# character - Saturday 29 April, 2017

'I was desperate to go to the toilet... So I peed over the balcony and there was a nurse underneath'
# Character
# Character

'I was desperate to go to the toilet... So I peed over the balcony and there was a nurse underneath'

Apr 29th 2017, 3:00 PM 46,837 Views 50 Comments

Liverpool legend Terry McDemott reflects on his colourful career at the top level as a player and coach.

# character - Monday 20 March, 2017

'The big question was - how do we do this?': Sesame Street welcomes new character who has autism
# Meet Julia
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# Meet Julia

'The big question was - how do we do this?': Sesame Street welcomes new character who has autism

Mar 20th 2017, 6:09 PM 16,471 Views 37 Comments

Julia is the name of the new character.

# character - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Ireland end brilliant November series with nerve-wracking win over Wallabies
# Character
# Character

Ireland end brilliant November series with nerve-wracking win over Wallabies

Nov 26th 2016, 7:33 PM 36,899 Views 58 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men were decimated by injuries once again.

# character - Thursday 8 October, 2015

'I like heavy metal!' - 13 of our favourite Jürgen Klopp quotes
# Character
# Character

'I like heavy metal!' - 13 of our favourite Jürgen Klopp quotes

Oct 8th 2015, 6:10 PM 10,551 Views 4 Comments

The German coach is expected to be confirmed as Liverpool boss later this week.

# character - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Tim Sherwood gave a very Tim Sherwood response to this reporter's question
# Character
# Character

Tim Sherwood gave a very Tim Sherwood response to this reporter's question

Apr 26th 2015, 2:20 PM 8,753 Views 7 Comments

The former Tottenham boss’s Aston Villa side have been in fine form of late.

# character - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Robert Sheehan on Love/Hate: "It's tough to watch a show carry on without you"
# Blue Hoodie
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# Blue Hoodie

Robert Sheehan on Love/Hate: "It's tough to watch a show carry on without you"

Mar 28th 2015, 9:30 AM 18,509 Views 21 Comments

He misses Darren too.

# character - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

'Beating Hull shows what Chelsea are all about' - John Terry
# Character
# Character

'Beating Hull shows what Chelsea are all about' - John Terry

Mar 24th 2015, 7:47 AM 2,471 Views 10 Comments

The captain says Chelsea’s character is what will help them win the Premier League this season.

# character - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Pixar finally has a lead female character who ISN'T a princess
# It's A Girl's World
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# It's A Girl's World

Pixar finally has a lead female character who ISN'T a princess

Jun 29th 2014, 11:00 AM 16,647 Views 31 Comments

Meet 11-year-old Reilly.

# character - Monday 14 April, 2014

Gavin hails the Dubs - 'the mental resolve that they showed, we know they have that'
# Showing Their Mettle
# Showing Their Mettle

Gavin hails the Dubs - 'the mental resolve that they showed, we know they have that'

Apr 14th 2014, 9:25 AM 2,266 Views 2 Comments

Jim Gavin saw his side reach a second successive league final.

# character - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Bubba Watson bought chipotle for over 60 people last night
# Generosity
# Generosity

Bubba Watson bought chipotle for over 60 people last night

Aug 3rd 2013, 5:02 PM 3,178 Views 2 Comments

The American golfer is renowned for being somewhat eccentric.

# character - Saturday 27 July, 2013

'We're back where we want to be' - McGuinness praises Donegal spirit
# Character
# Character

'We're back where we want to be' - McGuinness praises Donegal spirit

Jul 27th 2013, 8:57 PM 4,520 Views 1 Comment

The coach played down suggestions that his side were expecting a more comfortable win.

# character - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Irish 'Lonely Beast' app featured on US Apple TV ad
# Lonely Beast
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# Lonely Beast

Irish 'Lonely Beast' app featured on US Apple TV ad

Feb 20th 2013, 6:45 AM 9,326 Views 9 Comments

The fun Alphabeast app, in which the Lonely Beast teaches children their ABCs, was created by a Dublin trio.

# character - Sunday 1 July, 2012

VIDEO: Gilroy praises Dublin 'character,' Wexford performance
# Interview
# Interview

VIDEO: Gilroy praises Dublin 'character,' Wexford performance

Jul 1st 2012, 8:19 PM 481 Views 0 Comments

The Dubs’ coach conceded that the opposition “made it difficult” for his side today.

# character - Monday 25 June, 2012

Corbett hails character in Premier camp
# Back In Action
# Back In Action

Corbett hails character in Premier camp

Jun 25th 2012, 8:26 AM 671 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary forward made a winning return to the inter-county game yesterday as Cork were defeated in a thrilling Munster semi-final clash.