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#Forward Thinking

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Remembering Ireland's long pursuit of one of the Premier League's leading strikers
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Remembering Ireland's long pursuit of one of the Premier League's leading strikers

Tue 7:30 AM 32,453 Views 5 Comments

25 years ago, considerable efforts were being made to get Chris Armstrong into a green shirt.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Ireland striker James Collins reunited with Mick McCarthy at Cardiff City
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Ireland striker James Collins reunited with Mick McCarthy at Cardiff City

May 19th 2021, 5:31 PM 5,460 Views 0 Comments

A move to a Championship rival for the 30-year-old, who spent four seasons at Luton Town.

# forward-thinking - Friday 30 April, 2021

I’m doing my best to keep Edinson Cavani at Man Utd – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
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I’m doing my best to keep Edinson Cavani at Man Utd – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Apr 30th 2021, 7:53 AM 5,921 Views 12 Comments

The Uruguay striker helped Manchester United take a huge step towards the Europa League final on Thursday night.

# forward-thinking - Friday 26 February, 2021

Ireland U21 attacker earns new contract with League One high-flyers
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Ireland U21 attacker earns new contract with League One high-flyers

Feb 26th 2021, 2:12 PM 5,054 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Scully has scored 12 goals across all competitions for Lincoln City this season.

# forward-thinking - Monday 21 December, 2020

Ex-Ireland striker Daryl Murphy commits to Kevin Sheedy's Waterford for 2021
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Ex-Ireland striker Daryl Murphy commits to Kevin Sheedy's Waterford for 2021

Dec 21st 2020, 2:21 PM 7,042 Views 2 Comments

Murphy is set to play beyond his 38th birthday after his hometown club announced a contract extension today.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Ireland U21 striker 'buzzing' after netting pre-season double for Ipswich Town
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Ireland U21 striker 'buzzing' after netting pre-season double for Ipswich Town

Aug 19th 2020, 4:23 PM 8,087 Views 0 Comments

Aaron Drinan is hoping to make a mark on the first-team at Portman Road during the forthcoming campaign.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Norwich City boss explains why he has limited Adam Idah's involvement
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Norwich City boss explains why he has limited Adam Idah's involvement

Jul 9th 2020, 2:27 PM 7,796 Views 3 Comments

The 19-year-old Irish striker has had to be content with substitute appearances for the Canaries.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

FAI trying to find 'soft landing' for League of Ireland but uncertainty reigns over its return - Quinn
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FAI trying to find 'soft landing' for League of Ireland but uncertainty reigns over its return - Quinn

May 6th 2020, 9:05 PM 4,270 Views 4 Comments

The Interim Deputy CEO of the FAI was speaking on RTÉ 2fm’s Game On this evening.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

'Gutted to see Mick go' but Connolly full of enthusiasm for Kenny era
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'Gutted to see Mick go' but Connolly full of enthusiasm for Kenny era

Apr 8th 2020, 1:30 PM 4,582 Views 0 Comments

The young Brighton attacker has been commenting on the Republic of Ireland’s managerial change.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'We hope to see them back in Australia for another season' - North Melbourne leave the door open for Irish duo
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'We hope to see them back in Australia for another season' - North Melbourne leave the door open for Irish duo

Apr 1st 2020, 11:44 AM 4,183 Views 0 Comments

Mayo star Aileen Gilroy and Galway All-Ireland finalist Mairéad Seoighe enjoyed their first campaign Down Under.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Wenger proposes new offside rule for Euro 2020 which would benefit attackers
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Wenger proposes new offside rule for Euro 2020 which would benefit attackers

Feb 19th 2020, 10:54 AM 5,935 Views 11 Comments

Football’s offside rule is expected to be discussed by its lawmaking body in Belfast on 29 February.

# forward-thinking - Sunday 1 December, 2019

'We have unfinished business': Bundee's debt to Connacht and to Ireland
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'We have unfinished business': Bundee's debt to Connacht and to Ireland

Dec 1st 2019, 9:24 AM 8,280 Views 7 Comments

“Bundee epitomises everything about Connacht,” coach Andy Friend says following Kings victory.

# forward-thinking - Monday 30 September, 2019

Solskjaer confirms Man Utd are looking to sign a striker
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Solskjaer confirms Man Utd are looking to sign a striker

Sep 30th 2019, 8:25 AM 10,991 Views 18 Comments

The Red Devils are eager to bolster their attacking stocks in January as they struggle for goals this season.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Ireland U21 striker completes loan move to Sweden
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Ireland U21 striker completes loan move to Sweden

Aug 8th 2019, 4:52 PM 7,060 Views 2 Comments

Aaron Drinan has made a temporary switch to Gais in the second tier of Swedish football.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Idah scores twice in pre-season win as Norwich City gear up for Premier League return
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Idah scores twice in pre-season win as Norwich City gear up for Premier League return

Jul 17th 2019, 11:13 AM 7,851 Views 7 Comments

The Canaries got the better of German fourth-tier side Bonner SC.

# forward-thinking - Monday 20 May, 2019

Sheedy says more in Tipp tank after two blistering displays
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Sheedy says more in Tipp tank after two blistering displays

May 20th 2019, 8:26 AM 6,969 Views 5 Comments

The Premier County have hit 4-58 in their opening two ties of the Munster championship.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Newcomer Collins 'definitely has the attributes' to make a difference for Ireland
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Newcomer Collins 'definitely has the attributes' to make a difference for Ireland

Mar 7th 2019, 5:59 PM 5,470 Views 3 Comments

The Luton Town striker has been backed to succeed at international level by club-mate Alan McCormack.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Luton Town boss expects Ireland call-up for in-form striker Collins
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Luton Town boss expects Ireland call-up for in-form striker Collins

Feb 20th 2019, 4:27 PM 7,865 Views 13 Comments

Mick Harford has backed League One’s leading goalscorer to feature for Mick McCarthy’s side next month.

# forward-thinking - Sunday 3 February, 2019

'Our priority would be to try and keep guys a bit fresher coming into the summer'
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'Our priority would be to try and keep guys a bit fresher coming into the summer'

Feb 3rd 2019, 11:32 AM 8,623 Views 2 Comments

Galway’s focus for the league has shifted significantly since 2018, with their eyes on bigger prizes.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 17 January, 2019

New Zealand-capped tighthead commits to Wasps for next season
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New Zealand-capped tighthead commits to Wasps for next season

Jan 17th 2019, 2:46 PM 7,168 Views 36 Comments

Jeffery Toomaga-Allen will leave the Hurricanes to link up with the Premiership club for the 2019-20 campaign.

# forward-thinking - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Solskjaer tips Rashford to join Kane in a group of 'top, top' strikers
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Solskjaer tips Rashford to join Kane in a group of 'top, top' strikers

Jan 12th 2019, 10:30 AM 5,292 Views 17 Comments

The interim Manchester United boss is convinced that a player he has been using as a central frontman can become one of the world’s best in that role.

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Sanchez set for United return and tipped to flourish under Solskjaer
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Sanchez set for United return and tipped to flourish under Solskjaer

Jan 1st 2019, 9:07 AM 11,752 Views 21 Comments

The manager will be able to call upon the Chilean for the first time when Manchester United travel to Newcastle United

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Klopp urges Salah to stay 'relaxed'
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Klopp urges Salah to stay 'relaxed'

Oct 3rd 2018, 8:06 AM 4,509 Views 0 Comments

The Anfield striker is yet to again hit the heights of his debut season.

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Aubameyang to Arsenal not close, says Wenger
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Aubameyang to Arsenal not close, says Wenger

Jan 23rd 2018, 11:36 AM 4,540 Views 10 Comments

And the Gunners boss insists he wants to keep Danny Welbeck.

# forward-thinking - Friday 22 December, 2017

Salah: I’m sure Liverpool will win a trophy this season

Salah: I’m sure Liverpool will win a trophy this season

Dec 22nd 2017, 9:59 AM 3,754 Views 26 Comments

After a sparkling start to life at Anfield, the Egypt international star is confident he can lead his team to glory

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Ulster tie Ireland international trio down to new three-year contracts
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Ulster tie Ireland international trio down to new three-year contracts

Nov 29th 2017, 12:10 PM 10,934 Views 25 Comments

Luke Marshall, Kieran Treadwell and Rob Herring have put pen to paper on new deals at Kingspan Stadium.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Arsenal complete record deal for Lacazette
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Arsenal complete record deal for Lacazette

Jul 5th 2017, 5:50 PM 6,987 Views 33 Comments

Arsene always gets his man.

# forward-thinking - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Martin O'Neill lauds Sean Maguire but says Austria game has come too soon
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Martin O'Neill lauds Sean Maguire but says Austria game has come too soon

Jun 3rd 2017, 3:00 PM 14,997 Views 38 Comments

The Irish boss watched on as the young Cork striker hit a hat-trick against Dundalk in Oriel Park last night.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Wayne Rooney left out of England squad in latest blow
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Wayne Rooney left out of England squad in latest blow

May 25th 2017, 1:31 PM 10,638 Views 22 Comments

The 31-year-old striker has lost his place at Manchester United this season.

# forward-thinking - Saturday 21 January, 2017

'Sturridge & Origi have not lost their quality' - Klopp not worried by lack of goals
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'Sturridge & Origi have not lost their quality' - Klopp not worried by lack of goals

Jan 21st 2017, 9:24 AM 2,001 Views 3 Comments

Despite struggling for goals, Liverpool duo Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi received the backing of manager Jurgen Klopp.

# forward-thinking - Saturday 12 November, 2016

'It's a fickle industry': Sean O'Brien putting building blocks in place for life after rugby
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'It's a fickle industry': Sean O'Brien putting building blocks in place for life after rugby

Nov 12th 2016, 10:00 AM 14,454 Views 5 Comments

Here’s hoping the Tullow Tank has more than a few years left wearing his scrum-cap.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 25 August, 2016

The strikers in line to fill the void left by Robbie Keane
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The strikers in line to fill the void left by Robbie Keane

Aug 25th 2016, 12:04 PM 9,283 Views 18 Comments

We take a look at the young strikers coming through, the uncapped forwards, those who might deserve a second chance and players who qualify through their Irish heritage.

# forward-thinking - Friday 20 May, 2016

'The IRFU has to take a top-down approach and look at how the game is managed'
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'The IRFU has to take a top-down approach and look at how the game is managed'

May 20th 2016, 8:11 AM 7,393 Views 6 Comments

David Wallace speaks to The42 about how the IRFU needs to plan for the future and a new start for Munster.

# forward-thinking - Monday 9 May, 2016

'I'd like to be coaching here in 20 years' time' - Foley
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'I'd like to be coaching here in 20 years' time' - Foley

May 9th 2016, 6:30 AM 8,276 Views 25 Comments

The Munster head coach wants to remain working at the province alongside incoming director of rugby Johan Erasmus.

# forward-thinking - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Season over early, but Stander excited by prospect of fresh start for Munster
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Season over early, but Stander excited by prospect of fresh start for Munster

May 8th 2016, 12:05 PM 6,932 Views 11 Comments

The South African is looking forward to his countryman Johan Erasmus bringing ‘something different’ to the province.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Barnes expects Liverpool to hold on to Benteke
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Barnes expects Liverpool to hold on to Benteke

Mar 23rd 2016, 7:59 AM 4,885 Views 12 Comments

Christian Benteke has struggled to make his mark at Anfield, but John Barnes says Liverpool should hold onto him for next season and beyond.

# forward-thinking - Sunday 31 January, 2016

'You'd swear the World Cup was two years ago': McGrath too busy to dwell on a season of disappointments
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'You'd swear the World Cup was two years ago': McGrath too busy to dwell on a season of disappointments

Jan 31st 2016, 3:38 PM 8,361 Views 39 Comments

So far anyway.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

'Dwell on the past, you're going to be stuck there': O'Donnell at peace with World Cup woe
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'Dwell on the past, you're going to be stuck there': O'Donnell at peace with World Cup woe

Jan 27th 2016, 6:30 AM 4,920 Views 4 Comments

The flanker’s healthy mind has helped his body to follow suit after a horrible dislocated hip injury in August.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Manchester United move hard to turn down - Ighalo
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Manchester United move hard to turn down - Ighalo

Jan 7th 2016, 8:49 AM 12,079 Views 23 Comments

The Nigerian said he supported the Old Trafford club as a boy.

# forward-thinking - Friday 31 July, 2015

No Manchester United offer for Pedro, insists Bartomeu
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No Manchester United offer for Pedro, insists Bartomeu

Jul 31st 2015, 4:16 PM 5,268 Views 7 Comments

The 28-year-old is understood to be considering his options at Camp Nou.

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