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#Legend

# legend - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'Superhero' Totti marks 25th anniversary of Roma debut
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# Legend

'Superhero' Totti marks 25th anniversary of Roma debut

Mar 28th 2018, 8:05 PM 8,200 Views 7 Comments

The forward’s 786th and final appearance for Roma was as a substitute in a 3-2 league win over Genoa.

# legend - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

All Blacks legend Conrad Smith to hang up his boots at the end of the season
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# Legend

All Blacks legend Conrad Smith to hang up his boots at the end of the season

Mar 21st 2018, 4:54 PM 9,450 Views 11 Comments

The 36-year-old won two World Cups with New Zealand.

# legend - Sunday 18 March, 2018

The influential Keith Earls finally gets the reward his brilliance deserves
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# Legend

The influential Keith Earls finally gets the reward his brilliance deserves

Mar 18th 2018, 7:52 AM 16,774 Views 12 Comments

The 30-year-old was outstanding throughout Ireland’s Grand Slam success.

# legend - Friday 9 March, 2018

Jimmy Magee to be honoured as FAI announce 2018 International Award nominees
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# Legend

Jimmy Magee to be honoured as FAI announce 2018 International Award nominees

Mar 9th 2018, 2:34 PM 3,306 Views 8 Comments

The full list of nominees for the 2018 FAI International Awards Nominees was confirmed on Friday.

# legend - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Fresh off a building site, stunning Roy Sheahan completes fairytale win at Last Man Standing
# Legend
# Legend

Fresh off a building site, stunning Roy Sheahan completes fairytale win at Last Man Standing

Mar 3rd 2018, 10:52 PM 52,127 Views 10 Comments

The Irish amateur legend took two undefeated records and beat the Irish super-middleweight champ en route to a €26,000 cheque.

# legend - Monday 26 February, 2018

40-year-old Buffon set to temporarily reverse decision to retire from international football
# Comeback
# Comeback

40-year-old Buffon set to temporarily reverse decision to retire from international football

Feb 26th 2018, 8:56 PM 8,582 Views 1 Comment

“I spoke to him, he will probably be part of the group in March,” interim national coach Luigi Di Biagio said.

# legend - Sunday 25 February, 2018

'For a lad coming over from Dublin at 15 to say you'd be at Arsenal for 20 years... I got very lucky really'
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

'For a lad coming over from Dublin at 15 to say you'd be at Arsenal for 20 years... I got very lucky really'

Feb 25th 2018, 9:01 AM 22,289 Views 18 Comments

Ahead of the Gunners’ League Cup final with Manchester City today, we chat to club legend David O’Leary.

# legend - Friday 16 February, 2018

'I cry often and I cry alone' - Gianluigi Buffon
# Legend
# Legend

'I cry often and I cry alone' - Gianluigi Buffon

Feb 16th 2018, 11:37 PM 12,929 Views 10 Comments

The legendary goalkeeper admits he finds it helpful to shed tears – but football is not the reason behind him showing his emotions.

# legend - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Best in the West: John Muldoon will retire at the end of the season
# Champion
# Champion

Best in the West: John Muldoon will retire at the end of the season

Jan 24th 2018, 12:24 PM 7,554 Views 24 Comments

The pride of Portumna will ride off into the sunset in May.

# legend - Monday 22 January, 2018

Brazilian legend Ronaldo wants to buy a football club in England or Spain
# El Fénomeno
# El Fénomeno

Brazilian legend Ronaldo wants to buy a football club in England or Spain

Jan 22nd 2018, 5:21 PM 9,770 Views 21 Comments

The World Cup winner is eager to get into ownership and has set his sights on the Championship or La Liga 2.

# legend - Monday 15 January, 2018

Ireland and Ulster legend Tommy Bowe to retire at end of season
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

Ireland and Ulster legend Tommy Bowe to retire at end of season

Jan 15th 2018, 7:23 PM 28,697 Views 51 Comments

The 33-year-old announced the news via his official Twitter account today.

# legend - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Stacey Solomon is brilliantly demonstrating how easy it is to Photoshop your photos
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From The Daily Edge
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Stacey Solomon is brilliantly demonstrating how easy it is to Photoshop your photos

Jan 11th 2018, 7:01 PM 10,278 Views 3 Comments

Apt, given the current climate on social media.

# legend - Sunday 7 January, 2018

'Is he being brought in with a tactical remit, to bring something different to their attacking play?'
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# Legend

'Is he being brought in with a tactical remit, to bring something different to their attacking play?'

Jan 7th 2018, 8:00 AM 29,504 Views 6 Comments

We chat to ex-Cavan defender Michael Hannon about Mickey Harte’s fascinating off-season move to bring Stephen O’Neill in as the Tyrone forwards coach.

# legend - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Remember Diego Forlan? He's still going strong at 38 and has just completed a move to Hong Kong
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# Legend

Remember Diego Forlan? He's still going strong at 38 and has just completed a move to Hong Kong

Jan 4th 2018, 6:35 PM 8,947 Views 9 Comments

The ex-Manchester United has agreed to join Kitchee SC, the club revealed today.

# legend - Friday 29 December, 2017

The story of how Germany’s 500-goal sensation came out of retirement to score at Turner’s Cross
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# Legend

The story of how Germany’s 500-goal sensation came out of retirement to score at Turner’s Cross

Dec 29th 2017, 12:00 PM 17,567 Views 4 Comments

Uwe Seeler scored over 500 goals for Hamburg and captained Germany in the 1966 World Cup final. Six years after his retirement in 1972 he played one last game — for Cork Celtic.

Phil 'The Power' Taylor sets up blockbuster quarter-final
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# Legend

Phil 'The Power' Taylor sets up blockbuster quarter-final

Dec 29th 2017, 8:42 AM 7,191 Views 4 Comments

The 16-time world champion will bring his top-level darts career to a close at the end of the competition .

# legend - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Brazilian legend to officially retire in 2018 to focus on music and football schools
# Legend
# Legend

Brazilian legend to officially retire in 2018 to focus on music and football schools

Dec 5th 2017, 10:31 PM 8,727 Views 4 Comments

Ronaldinho hasn’t played in more than two years, but says he will hang up his boots for good next year.

# legend - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Last hurrah! Wexford legend Kelly part of history one last time on All-Star tour
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Last hurrah! Wexford legend Kelly part of history one last time on All-Star tour

Nov 30th 2017, 3:56 PM 4,905 Views 1 Comment

She announced her retirement earlier this year after 20 championship campaigns, four All-Ireland wins and nine All-Star accolades.

# legend - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

'I looked up to him as a young fella, got to play with him and now obviously a very good friend of his'
# Legend
# Legend

'I looked up to him as a young fella, got to play with him and now obviously a very good friend of his'

Nov 28th 2017, 3:10 PM 5,094 Views 2 Comments

Aidan O’Shea pays tribute to Alan Dillon, who announced his retirement from Mayo duty today.

# legend - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

'It's a big shock': Gold Cup-winning owner Alan Potts passes away
# Legend
# Legend

'It's a big shock': Gold Cup-winning owner Alan Potts passes away

Nov 15th 2017, 12:36 PM 3,692 Views 1 Comment

Trainer Jessica Harrington paid tribute to Potts.

# legend - Monday 13 November, 2017

A tribute to Aengus Mac Grianna, Ireland's most wholesome news anchor
# Legend
From The Daily Edge
# Legend

A tribute to Aengus Mac Grianna, Ireland's most wholesome news anchor

Nov 13th 2017, 4:32 PM 10,581 Views 3 Comments

After 30 years of service, he’s retiring his makeup compact.

# legend - Friday 10 November, 2017

A mam designed a bronzer & highlighter palette for her daughter after she couldn't find shades to match her
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From The Daily Edge
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A mam designed a bronzer & highlighter palette for her daughter after she couldn't find shades to match her

Nov 10th 2017, 2:34 PM 4,543 Views 0 Comments

Mammy to the rescue, yet again.

# legend - Friday 20 October, 2017

Donncha O'Callaghan out to earn respect that only a clash of compatriots can bring
# A Sort Of Homecoming
# A Sort Of Homecoming

Donncha O'Callaghan out to earn respect that only a clash of compatriots can bring

Oct 20th 2017, 8:00 AM 25,238 Views 5 Comments

“I don’t mind playing against any of the English teams and knocking lumps out of them but when you are looking over and it’s one of your own across the way I find it kind of tough.”

# legend - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

'I don't feel joy playing any more' - Brazil legend hints at retirement
# Disillusionment
# Disillusionment

'I don't feel joy playing any more' - Brazil legend hints at retirement

Oct 10th 2017, 10:14 PM 11,500 Views 4 Comments

Kaka admits that his body is struggling to cope with the demands of top-level competition in MLS with Orlando City

# legend - Monday 9 October, 2017

A South London rapper kicked a fan out of one of his shows for being sexist to his support act
# Legend
From The Daily Edge
# Legend

A South London rapper kicked a fan out of one of his shows for being sexist to his support act

Oct 9th 2017, 2:54 PM 6,133 Views 2 Comments

“You gotta learn a lesson my young man.”

# legend - Sunday 8 October, 2017

'I don't subscribe to all that stuff about having too much money. I love living a quiet life'
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# Legend

'I don't subscribe to all that stuff about having too much money. I love living a quiet life'

Oct 8th 2017, 9:30 AM 65,166 Views 56 Comments

Coming up to 20 years since he last kicked a ball, Paul McGrath remains one of the nation’s most likeable and admired sportspeople. The former Ireland international sat down with The42 during the week to look back on his distinguished career and life after football in Wexford.

# legend - Friday 6 October, 2017

Liverpool to unveil Kenny Dalglish Stand ahead of Man United visit next Saturday
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# Legend

Liverpool to unveil Kenny Dalglish Stand ahead of Man United visit next Saturday

Oct 6th 2017, 3:53 PM 5,656 Views 15 Comments

Fenway Sports Group made the decision to re-name the Centenary Stand after Daglish in May, with the official unveiling due next week.

# legend - Friday 29 September, 2017

11 of the best Irish compliments you can get
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From The Daily Edge
# Legend

11 of the best Irish compliments you can get

Sep 29th 2017, 2:53 PM 19,492 Views 4 Comments

“They all have lovely bottoms.”

# legend - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Woods has 'nothing to prove', says McIlroy
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# Legend

Woods has 'nothing to prove', says McIlroy

Sep 28th 2017, 6:55 PM 4,328 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy was in action at the British Masters today and is four shots off the lead.

# legend - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

'He really was different class' - Tributes pour in for broadcasting great Jimmy Magee
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# Legend

'He really was different class' - Tributes pour in for broadcasting great Jimmy Magee

Sep 20th 2017, 10:59 AM 24,510 Views 29 Comments

It was announced this morning that the 82-year-old has passed away.

# legend - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Donegal's Karl Lacey announces his retirement from inter-county football
# Legend
# Legend

Donegal's Karl Lacey announces his retirement from inter-county football

Aug 31st 2017, 10:00 PM 13,199 Views 18 Comments

Lacey won one All-Ireland and four All-Stars during an exceptional 14-year career.

# legend - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

A lovely Dublin bus driver pulled over to help an elderly man into his home
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From The Daily Edge
# Legend

A lovely Dublin bus driver pulled over to help an elderly man into his home

Aug 22nd 2017, 1:33 PM 12,944 Views 2 Comments

What a guy.

# legend - Monday 21 August, 2017

Tom Hardy's last CBeebies Bedtime Story will be a tribute to his dog Woody
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From The Daily Edge
# Feels

Tom Hardy's last CBeebies Bedtime Story will be a tribute to his dog Woody

Aug 21st 2017, 8:30 PM 4,292 Views 1 Comment

All the feels.

# legend - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'Sure I wouldn't come at all only we're playing Tipp!': Cyril Farrell recalls Croker chat with Tony Keady
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# Legend

'Sure I wouldn't come at all only we're playing Tipp!': Cyril Farrell recalls Croker chat with Tony Keady

Aug 10th 2017, 11:27 AM 17,905 Views 2 Comments

Cyril Farrell managed Tony Keady to two All-Ireland wins, and bumped into him outside Croke Park last Sunday.

# legend - Sunday 6 August, 2017

'I've done all I can for the sport and myself so it's time to go': No regrets for Bolt despite bronze finish
# Farewell
# Farewell

'I've done all I can for the sport and myself so it's time to go': No regrets for Bolt despite bronze finish

Aug 6th 2017, 9:07 AM 17,641 Views 15 Comments

He finished third in his final individual race at the IAFF World Championships, but there were no regrets for the Jamaican icon.

# legend - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Former Ireland international rejoins Cork City in new coaching role
# Legend
# Legend

Former Ireland international rejoins Cork City in new coaching role

Jul 26th 2017, 12:50 PM 9,722 Views 3 Comments

Colin Healy enjoyed two spells at Cork City as a player, making over 150 appearances.

# legend - Monday 24 July, 2017

People are praising actor Liev Schreiber for letting his son dress as Harley Quinn at Comic Con
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From The Daily Edge
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People are praising actor Liev Schreiber for letting his son dress as Harley Quinn at Comic Con

Jul 24th 2017, 3:47 PM 14,408 Views 6 Comments

In the running for Dad Of The Year.

# legend - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Irrepressible Federer outclasses teary Cilic to make Wimbledon history
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# Legend

Irrepressible Federer outclasses teary Cilic to make Wimbledon history

Jul 16th 2017, 3:59 PM 13,358 Views 26 Comments

He becomes the oldest winner at SW19 in the modern era.

# legend - Monday 10 July, 2017

Ex-England international set to for stint in India
# Legend
# Legend

Ex-England international set to for stint in India

Jul 10th 2017, 10:35 AM 4,822 Views 5 Comments

Kerala Blasters, are set to continue their association with English managers by appointing Stuart Pearce.

# legend - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Everyone loved the Johnny Giles documentary that aired last night on RTÉ
# Legend
# Legend

Everyone loved the Johnny Giles documentary that aired last night on RTÉ

Jul 4th 2017, 3:56 PM 8,023 Views 17 Comments

Ah lads, the singing at the end.