# end of the line

Last year
'It's been fantastic but best of luck to anyone who thinks they can do a 10-year stint'
Francois Steyn: Springboks' double World Cup winner forced to retire through injury
Sri Lanka advance in World Cup qualifying tournament as Ireland crash out
All time
Germany's €9 train tickets prevented nearly 2 million tonnes of carbon emissions, survey finds
Dundee United sack manager following 9-0 loss to Celtic
Raducanu crashes out of French Open after second round defeat
Uefa seeking to end deal with Russian broadcaster for international matches
'He got a guard of honour from our players last night' - Kilcoo salute departing manager Moran
Celtic's Europa Conference League campaign crashes to a halt in Arctic Circle
Controversial US sprinter Justin Gatlin retires at 40
West Ham end Manchester City's four-year run reign as League Cup winners after penalties
Arjen Robben makes 'difficult choice' to retire from football at 37
'Heartbroken' Connacht back Stephen Fitzgerald forced to retire at 25
Irish duo combine for late goal but St Mirren suffer Scottish Cup semi-final heartbreak
12-game unbeaten run in Europe ends as nine-man Rangers miss out on quarter-finals
Trump appears to acknowledge Biden victory for first time with ‘he won’ tweet
Fine Gael Cabinet cull: The eight former ministers who didn't get one of the top jobs
Less than 500 public payphones are left in Ireland – a drop from 4,000 a decade ago
Knee injury forces ex-Juventus and Italy star Marchisio into retirement
Annalise Murphy quits 49erFX Olympic campaign after World Cup 'wake-up call'
Kevin-Prince Boateng rules out permanent move to Barcelona after short loan spell
Ospreys centre Ben John retires at 27 following a series of head injuries
Sligo Rovers confirm manager Gerard Lyttle's contract will not be renewed
Injury forces promising Scarlets back-row forward to retire at 23
Irish Olympic rower Claire Lambe announces retirement at the age of 27
Britain's Kyle Edmund outclassed in bid to reach Australian Open final
The boss of Irish Rail is quitting and moving to Australia
Glasgow hearts sink in Edinburgh as Celtic's historic unbeaten run comes to an end
Minister says Nóirín O'Sullivan's pension will reflect her 'experience, expertise and rank'
Waterford without de Búrca for All-Ireland semi-final as last-ditch appeal fails
Bill O'Reilly shown the door at Fox News after sexual harassment allegations
Half of Dawson Street will close for four weeks to allow for Luas works
UK newspaper announces closure after just two months
"What employer could meet a 30% pay increase?" - all-out Luas strike now on the cards