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#End of an era

# end-of-an-era - Monday 14 October, 2019

After 14 years at the top, Armagh stalwart Vernon retires from inter-county football

‘I end my career in the knowledge that I have given it my all to drive Armagh football forward,’ the two-time Ulster champion signed off.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Giants bench Eli Manning and name 1st-round pick Daniel Jones as starting QB

‘This move is more about Daniel moving forward than about Eli.’

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 7 September, 2019

'It's nice for my mum and dad and my young family to be here and hear that'

An emotional Rory Best was given a rousing reception as he played his final game at the Aviva Stadium.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

'A real role model for people on and off the pitch' - Tributes pour in for Mayo great Andy Moran

‘He played it the way it should be played.’

# end-of-an-era - Monday 24 June, 2019

Iconic San Siro set to be demolished as AC and Inter plan stadium move

The clubs have reportedly agreed to build a new stadium nearby.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Ruby Walsh announces retirement from racing after Punchestown Gold Cup win

The 12-time Irish champion jockey this evening called time on a remarkable career.

John Caulfield steps down as Cork City manager following dismal league start

Cork will appoint an interim manager ‘for the foreseeable future’ before beginning their search for Caulfield’s replacement.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 13 April, 2019

John Delaney set to leave the FAI Exclusive

Another two Board members may leave along with the Executive Vice-President.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 11 March, 2019

Louis Van Gaal announces he is retiring from management

Marcus Rashford led the tributes to his former manager.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 26 January, 2019

From 'The shop meant everything': Beloved local greengrocer shuts down after 55 years in business Cork

'The shop meant everything': Beloved local greengrocer shuts down after 55 years in business

Sheehan’s Greengrocers, has to close down due to building regulations, say its owners.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

'The leader in that role for so many years' - Dublin star salutes Cork's 11-time All-Ireland champion

Niamh Collins’ words on recently-retired Rebels legend Bríd Stack epitomise the mutual respect between the sides.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 31 December, 2018

The second-longest-serving head coach in the NFL has departed after 16 seasons

Marvin Lewis and the Cincinnati Bengals have parted company.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Ó Cinnéide: 'We were all kind of emotional... He's the last of the Ó Sés to play with the club'

A Kerry legend became the last Ó Sé brother to retire from playing with An Ghaeltacht this week.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 27 September, 2018

After 45 years and over 1,000 bouts, HBO and the sport of boxing will go their separate ways

With the sport now brimful of money-spending broadcasters, HBO will permanently withdraw from boxing at the end of 2018.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 14 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge Big Brother's cancellation was a long time coming, they'll never replicate that early noughties' magic End Of An Era

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 31 May, 2018

'A sad day for Real Madrid': Perez stunned by Zidane's exit

Los Blancos’ president was not prepared for the coach to leave a week after third Champions League title.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 21 May, 2018

'Legend,' 'iconic,' 'dual star' - tributes pour in for 18-time All-Ireland winner Rena Buckley

Diarmuid O’Sullivan and Noelle Healy are among those marking the end of an incredible inter-county career.

18-time All-Ireland champion Rena Buckley retires from inter-county scene

It’s the end of an era as the most successful player in the history of Gaelic Games calls time on a glittering inter-county career.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 14 May, 2018

'I'll retire with this jersey' - Tevez intends to call it a day in 2019

Boca Juniors will wave goodbye to Carlos Tevez once again at the end of 2019, with the forward intending to retire.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 27 April, 2018

Barcelona legend Iniesta confirms that he will leave the club at the end of the season

‘This club has given me everything.’

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 19 April, 2018

From Cuba nominates Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro as president End Of An Era

Cuba nominates Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro as president

Diaz-Canel will become Cuba’s first leader in 60 years who is not named Castro.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

From Demolition of Dublin's iconic Screen cinema begins End Of An Era

Demolition of Dublin's iconic Screen cinema begins

The much-loved cinema had been out of use since its closure in 2016.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Willie Mullins' Vroum Vroum Mag retired ahead of Cheltenham Festival

Time has been called on the top-class mare’s racing career.

BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights

The screening of Ulster matches on BBC Two Northern Ireland will subsequently end.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 26 February, 2018

Jamie Heaslip announces his retirement with immediate effect

The 34-year-old won 95 caps for Ireland.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 29 January, 2018

'There's a retirement cut-off age and I'll be reaching that next year': Lyster confirms Sunday Game departure

This will be Michael Lyster’s 35th and final year presenting the RTÉ show.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 22 January, 2018

End of an era as long-serving Limerick duo call time on their inter-county careers

Johnny McCarthy and Seanie Buckley have called it a day.

'A great servant' - Multi All-Ireland winner pulls curtain down on illustrious career

Aged just 21, Mary Leacy lifted the All-Ireland senior camogie title as Wexford ended a 32-year drought.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 29 December, 2017

David O'Leary: 'The likes of Sir Alex and Arsene are a dying breed, and going to be a thing of the past'

Arsene Wenger has spent over 20 years at the helm in Arsenal and needs just one more game to set a new Premier League record.

# end-of-an-era - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Sort it early! Wales want to appoint Gatland's successor in 2018

The identity of his successor at the helm could be known more than a year before he is due to leave the role.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 9 December, 2017

LOI goalscoring record chase looks over as Jason Byrne drops to amateur ranks

The legendary striker is set to line out for Bluebell United.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 4 December, 2017

From It's an end of an era for Sinn Féin as An Phoblacht ceases publication End Of An Era

It's an end of an era for Sinn Féin as An Phoblacht ceases publication

An Phoblacht has been in production in its current form since 1970.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Last hurrah! Wexford legend Kelly part of history one last time on All-Star tour

She announced her retirement earlier this year after 20 championship campaigns, four All-Ireland wins and nine All-Star accolades.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

The last link to Westmeath's 2004 Leinster-winning team has called it a day

Denis Glennon is hanging up his inter-county boots.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 6 October, 2017

Another of Clare's 2013 All-Ireland champions calls it a day after a year out

Colin Ryan has followed Brendan Bugler into inter-county retirement.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Offaly's leading forward McNamee calls time on his inter-county career after 15 years

‘I’ve been extremely lucky to fulfill a lot of my childhood dreams and it is truly with a heavy heart that I call it a day.’

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

From Enda Kenny is expected to resign as Taoiseach today Goodbye/hello

Enda Kenny is expected to resign as Taoiseach today

It’s all about the Enda and Leo Show this week.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 12 June, 2017

As Ireland's 23-year association with Umbro ends, we pick our 10 favourite jerseys

The Boys in Green wore the brand for the last time yesterday ahead of the switch to New Balance.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Barbarians spoil the party as Ruan Pienaar waves goodbye to Ulster with defeat

The province bid farewell to the South African scrum-half tonight ahead of his move to France.

# end-of-an-era - Sunday 28 May, 2017

'I'm not ready to say it's over and maybe I never will be'

Francesco Totti bid an emotional farewell to his beloved AS Roma today.

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