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This year
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'Leinster Rugby is all about winning trophies' - Conan insists current form counts for nothing
The eastern province aren’t getting ahead of themselves.
Last year
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'It just had to be Villa, didn't it?' - Grealish looks forward to City’s day of destiny
The Premier League title favourites face his former side on Sunday.
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Jack Byrne masterclass sends Rovers back to the top of the table
The Ireland international scored one and laid on another during his 57 minutes on the field.
# the west is awake
Jack Carty the star turn as Connacht win at Scarlets for first time since 2004
The Ireland out-half kicked 14 points.
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Munster impressed by Crowley's 'class' performance in Castres
The 22-year-old out-half enjoyed his first European start on Friday night.
All time
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Jack McGrath returns to Ulster squad after injury lay-off as Gilroy gets set for 200th cap
Ulster play Ospreys tomorrow with a record of five wins and one defeat from their six games this season.
# Mack the Knife
Mack the Knife scores twice as Connacht nail bonus-point win over Ulster at the Aviva
Two tries from Mack Hansen helped Connacht defeat Ulster at the Aviva Stadium in the URC championship.
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Jack Wilshere scores first goal in 18 months as brilliant strike puts Bournemouth through in FA Cup
Crawley could not extend their FA Cup run.
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'I've never seen Jack kick like that - it was unbelievable'
Connacht’s historic win over Leinster on Saturday came down to the brilliance of Jack Carty and the resilience of a team who are now used to operating at the top of the league.
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Jack Grealish commits his future to Aston Villa with new five-year deal
The England midfielder has ended speculation over a possible move away from Villa Park.
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Joy for Kennedy as Dingle youngster makes winning return from injury at Punchestown
Jack Kennedy enjoyed a successful return today.
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Big shock as Jack McCaffrey steps away from Dublin panel
If this is the end of the 26-year-old in the Dublin jersey, it’s been one hell of a ride.
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Can’t get his game for Exeter - called up today for England
Jones’ plucks Jack Maunder out of obscurity while Mako Vunipola is also back in the fold after being away on family business.
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Jack O'Connor enjoys winning start in Kildare while Tyrone power to top spot in Division 1
Daniel Flynn grabbed 1-2 on his competitive return for the Lilywhites.
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Watching on as Dublin win, the challenge of a replay and the 'bizarre' drawn match
It was a contrast in All-Ireland final experiences for Jack McCaffrey.
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Byrne the star again as Rovers leave it late to see off UCD
The midfielder continued his excellent form with a brace at Tallaght Stadium tonight.
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Jack Carty's late try could be a pivotal score in Connacht's play-off push
Bonus point keeps Connacht just ahead of Cardiff in Pro14 Conference A.
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Man-of-the-match, working in paediatrics, cruciate comeback and Dublin glory
Sunday was a showdown to savour for Jack McCaffrey.
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Sunderland name St Mirren manager as new boss after relegation to League One
Jack Ross won the Scottish Championship title with St Mirren last season.
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'Jack has taken his opportunity. He has been a huge bonus for us'
Munster and UCC number eight Jack O’Sullivan has been outstanding for the Ireland U20s.
# gluten for punishment
New year, new me: Wilshere credits radical change in diet for improved performances
The Arsenal midfielder believes his diet helped him in the 2-2 draw with Chelsea.
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'That's when it kind of started hitting me and you start getting a bit upset' - Dub star's cruciate recovery
Jack McCaffrey is on the road to recovery after the All-Ireland final injury.
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Outlander scores shock 16/1 win in the first big test of the Gold Cup hopefuls
Jessica Harrington’s Our Duke disappointed in the Champion Chase in Down Royal.
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Watch: It looked like Jack McCaffrey was enjoying himself at Dublin's victory banquet
The 2015 Footballer of the Year was in flying form.
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Canning man-of-the-match as Galway lift All-Ireland minor title with win over Cork
Jack Canning hit two second-half goals as Galway won a brilliant decider.
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Butland hails Man Utd as 'biggest club in the world' amid transfer gossip
We’re filing this under ‘come-and-get-me plea’.
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'Buying Ozil was an insult to Wilshere' - Tony Adams criticises Wenger's transfer approach
The former Arsenal defender believes the club were wrong to sign the Germany international.
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'No regrets' over Africa trip, juggling medicine and football, returning to the Dublin camp
The 2015 Footballer of the Year is back in action for Dublin.
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Coppers regulars, watch yourselves - the nightclub is starting a blog about all of your antics
Ireland’s very own Gossip Girl.
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Jack McCaffrey key to victory over Dublin as UCD take the spoils in O'Byrne Cup tie
The students won out by two points in Parnell Park tonight.
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100 up for teen sensation Jack Kennedy as Outlander claims Lexus Chase win
Meanwhile, Vroum Vroum Mag proved her class once again in the Christmas Hurdle.
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Paul Scholes questions Jack Wilshere's ambition after loan move to Bournemouth
The Arsenal midfielder moved to the Vitality Stadium during the week.
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Fall from grace! Jack Wilshere completes shock loan move to Bournemouth
Bournemouth pay Arsenal €2.5 million to take the midfielder on loan for the season.
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Lampard, Pirlo, Villa and Drogba were on show... but an English teen was the star
Former Manchester United academy player Jack Harrison is making quite an impression in MLS.
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Blackburn boss believes Irish playmaker Jack Byrne is 'set for a huge career'
Owen Coyle is thrilled to be bringing the Dubliner to Ewood Park on loan from Manchester City.
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16-year-old record-breaker Aitchison caps off Celtic's end-of-season rout
The seventh scorer at Parkhead was born on 5 March, 2000.
# Controversial
Jack Grealish named in England U21 squad
After a controversial country switch, Grealish will make his first English appearance soon.
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Unflappable 16-year-old admits it's a dream come true to ride at Cheltenham
Jockey Jack Kennedy has been tipped to be a roaring success.
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Carragher: Grealish running out of chances
Former England defender Jamie Carragher has urged Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish to bounce back from his latest episode with more focus.
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'You think you are the man, don’t you?' - Villa's new captain offers Grealish some advice
Micah Richards has his say on the Irish U21 international.