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#learning curve

# learning-curve - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

‘I don’t think I failed’ – Ireland’s Conor Masterson on his Liverpool departure

The defender was told of his release by the Anfield club at the end of this season.

# learning-curve - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Fine margins in attack and defence play on Larmour's mind

But the 21-year-old is desperate to absorb the lessons in defeat and finish the season on a high with Leinster.

# learning-curve - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Jones sees Twickenham collapse as 'a great lesson' for England

The hosts squandered a 31-point lead and needed a last-gasp try to snatch a draw against Scotland.

# learning-curve - Saturday 12 January, 2019

'Leinster are really phenomenal, they're a class team'

Toulouse are still in the hunt for a quarter-final spot, but their 12-game unbeaten run came to a shuddering halt in Dublin.

# learning-curve - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Liverpool must learn from 'reality check' ahead of top-of-the-table City clash - Wijnaldum

The midfielder urged his side to learn lessons from their Champions League loss to Napoli,

# learning-curve - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Versatile young United defender joins Fulham on season-long loan

The Netherlands international will spend a second consecutive season with a London side on loan.

# learning-curve - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

'It’s a learning experience and the challenge now is to get things right this week'

It’s a big week for the Ireland U20s as they look to get their Six Nations campaign back on track.

# learning-curve - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Cheetahs hurt by Ulster defeat but vow to learn their lessons ahead of Thomond trip

The South African side produced some scintillating rugby on their Pro14 debut, but indiscipline and defensive issues cost them dearly.

# learning-curve - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

The42 Rugby Show: Irish frustrations, test teams taking shape and Stuart Hogg's replacement Learning Curve This post contains videos

The42 Rugby Show: Irish frustrations, test teams taking shape and Stuart Hogg's replacement

Murray Kinsella joined Sean Farrell from Dunedin with reaction to the Lions’ loss against the Highlanders.

# learning-curve - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Ireland must learn lessons from damaging defeat after Italy performance 'not good enough'

Peter Malone’s side have work to do ahead of Sunday’s clash with Scotland.

# learning-curve - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

'I had great moments with England but I learned that success is defined at the end of the season'

Stuart Lancaster has played a big role in Leinster’s journey to the Champions Cup quarter-finals but he insists there is a lot of work still to do.

# learning-curve - Friday 25 November, 2016

History on the line but Cheika's Wallabies focused on performance rather than result

A victory in Dublin would set Australia up for a first tilt at a Grand Slam of the Home Nations since 1984.

# learning-curve - Thursday 8 September, 2016

A harsh but valuable footballing lesson as Ireland picked apart by gold medal favourites

It was a humbling first taste of Paralympic action for Barry Ferguson’s side.

# learning-curve - Thursday 7 July, 2016

From Northern Ireland (and the PSNI) is all over the Chilcot Report - here's why Lessons Unlearned

Northern Ireland (and the PSNI) is all over the Chilcot Report - here's why

The British Army used the Northern Irish Troubles as its key reference point for dealing with the Iraq conflict.

# learning-curve - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Ulster blown away as second-half blast ensures Saracens of home quarter-final

All is not lost for the northern province, however.

# learning-curve - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Dutch legend says 'Roy Keane-like' Jack Byrne will gain fantastic experience in Holland

Ruud Gullit believes a season spent on loan at Cambuur will help the Ireland and Man City midfielder become a better player.

# learning-curve - Friday 27 December, 2013

Brain-dead to winning ugly - Rory McIlroy's forgettable year to remember

The Northern Irishman has been distracted by a number of non-golfing matters in 2013.