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#home comforts

# home-comforts - Saturday 22 February, 2020

No winning Belfast return for Pienaar as Ulster claim victory over Cheetahs

Tries from Ireland prop Tom O’Toole and winger Robert Baloucoune sent Ulster ten points clear of the Cheetahs.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Klopp confident of Anfield boost in return leg as Atletico Madrid edge Liverpool

The Liverpool manager is hopeful that the “power” of the home stadium will get them over the line in the second leg of the Champions League tie.

# home-comforts - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Sevens star Doyle in, Considine out as Ireland name XV for Six Nations opener

Adam Griggs has shown his hand ahead of Sunday’s showdown with Scotland at Energia Park.

# home-comforts - Monday 27 January, 2020

'It was important, look our home record has been appalling' - Cork's need to improve

Ronan McCarthy was glad to get a home win on Saturday night against Offaly.

# home-comforts - Thursday 5 December, 2019

'You have a fear of losing in Thomond Park' - Munster primed for Sarries visit

Peter O’Mahony says the English club are ‘the standard setters’ of the Heineken Champions Cup.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

'I would have been very unhappy' - Mourinho explains why he lived in hotel while at Man United

It was suggested that his unusual living situation contributed to his unhappiness at Old Trafford, the new Spurs boss strongly disagrees.

# home-comforts - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Joy of six for Ireland's young guns as U17s begin Euro qualifiers on a high in Cork

Colin O’Brien’s side were 6-0 winners over Andorra at Turner’s Cross.

# home-comforts - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Marmion 'is very aware that we would like him to stay,' says Friend

The Connacht 9 was reportedly a target of Saracens last week, but their salary cap sanction will force a re-think of all their recruitment.

# home-comforts - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Connacht much-improved as they power to bonus-point win over depleted Benetton

Caoilin Blade starred in an unhappy return to the Sportsground for former Connacht fans’ favourite Ian Keatley.

# home-comforts - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Barry's tea bags shipped to Japan but POM keen to sample local culture

The Ireland flanker is determined to enjoy the experience of being on tour with Ireland.

# home-comforts - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Limerick to have home advantage for Munster final against Tipperary

LIT Gaelic Grounds will host the final on 30 June.

# home-comforts - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Valencia star's strike delivers Nations League glory for Portugal

Goncalo Guedes scored in the second half at the Estadio do Dragao to see off the Dutch challenge.

# home-comforts - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Tottenham defy Kane's absence to regain third place with Huddersfield demolition

Lucas Moura helped himself to a hat-trick as Mauricio Pochettino’s side won again at their new stadium.

# home-comforts - Monday 25 February, 2019

'I think there's a total disconnect between the rule makers and the players and the people on the ground'

The defeat of Donegal’s Congress motion was debated last night.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Harrington's opposite number confirmed as Stricker named US Ryder Cup captain

The Wisconsin native will lead the charge at Whistling Straits in 2020.

# home-comforts - Thursday 31 January, 2019

GAA chief - 'Waterford people deserve to have championship games played in the city'

There’s still uncertainty where Waterford’s home games will be played this summer.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Take Dubs out of Croke Park for All-Ireland semis, says Galway's Declan Kyne

Last year’s league finalists launch their Division 1 campaign at home to Cavan this Sunday.

# home-comforts - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Kimi Raikkonen sets fastest lap in F1 history to claim pole position at Monza

Ferrari driver beats Juan-Pablo Montoya’s record which has stood since 2004.

# home-comforts - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Cork City not planning to take potential Celtic clash out of Turner's Cross

The Leesiders are set for a Europa League tie against the losers of the meeting of Celtic and Rosenborg.

# home-comforts - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Harte set for the Dubs - 'It won’t be very exciting if they come up and hammer us like last year'

Tyrone will welcome Dublin to Omagh on the weekend of 21-22 July.

# home-comforts - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Donegal fail in bid to have clash with Dublin moved out of Croke Park

The teams are scheduled to meet at GAA headquarters in the new Super 8s format a week on Saturday.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'It has been an eye-opener and it did get me down, but I know I'm good enough'

Gavin Moynihan has endured a difficult start to life on the European Tour, but is hoping to find a spark at this week’s Irish Open at Ballyliffin.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Newbridge to host Kildare-Mayo GAA qualifier after venue controversy

The game looks set to take place on Saturday night in St Conleth’s Park.

# home-comforts - Friday 18 May, 2018

Four-goal Cork City keep perfect home record intact

The defending Premier Division champions strolled past Bray Wanderers this evening at Turner’s Cross.

# home-comforts - Friday 13 April, 2018

'After a while I wasn't even training with Fulham's first team. I was a bit of an outcast'

Having featured regularly in the Championship for the Cottagers, Dubliner Sean Kavanagh is getting his career back on track at Shamrock Rovers.

# home-comforts - Friday 6 April, 2018

Waterford topple the champions as feisty Munster derby ends with six dismissals

There was no shortage of drama at the RSC as the Blues moved up to second by defeating Cork City.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

'You're not supporting the women, you're supporting Ireland'

Colin Bell’s WNT ‘want to upset’ in their back-to-back crucial World Cup qualifiers at Tallaght Stadium.

# home-comforts - Monday 26 February, 2018

Newly promoted Waterford go second as Hery scores goal-of-the-season contender

Alan Reynolds’ side made it back-yo-back victories at The RSC.

# home-comforts - Saturday 9 December, 2017

'It's important the public know the IRFU pay well' -- O'Gara

Ronan O’Gara stresses that money shouldn’t be everything for a player, but there’s a fair chunk on offer for men like Peter O’Mahony to stay at home.

# home-comforts - Friday 6 October, 2017

Great news for Kerry football as David Clifford is set to stay on home soil

There has been plenty of speculation surrounding the 18-year-old’s future of late.

# home-comforts - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Jurgen Klopp to Bayern? He's ready to take over, says former Dortmund defender

Christoph Metzelder believes the Liverpool coach’s man-management skills would translate incredibly well in Bavaria.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

'New Zealand did everything they possibly could to get Joe Schmidt back'

David Nucifora says ‘there was a lot of pressure’ from New Zealand in an effort to tempt Ireland’s head coach away last year.

# home-comforts - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'Tadhg played with a rib injury and a lot of players wouldn't have'

Tadhg Beirne was impressive once again for the Scarlets last night against Leinster.

# home-comforts - Friday 12 May, 2017

Time for Ireland to step up and end dismal form with Bangladesh and New Zealand in town

John Bracewell’s side host Bangladesh in Malahide on Friday.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

O'Mahony works towards his peak as Munster return to European knock-outs

O’Mahony says his side will embrace the challenge of re-integrating their international players this week.

# home-comforts - Friday 17 March, 2017

'I felt I was progressing well but what happened last year was a disaster'

Bohemians striker Dinny Corcoran is back to his best this season after a difficult period in his career.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

'It's brilliant being around the city when the Six Nations is on, you can feel the buzz'

Devin Toner says the squad are really looking forward to playing in front of the Ireland supporters again.

# home-comforts - Friday 20 January, 2017

Tommy O'Donnell returns as Munster target win and home quarter-final

TOD, Cronin and O’Mahony all named to start Munster’s final pool game.

# home-comforts - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Leinster 'feel a responsibility' to seize opportunity and bring quarter-final back to RDS

Leo Cullen and his players want to reward their supporters with another big European occasion in Dublin.

# home-comforts - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

€20k 'top-up' to help Galway as Leinster still say no to home hurling games out west

The Tribesmen haven’t held a home game since joining Leinster in 2009.

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