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# legend - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Lions legend Sir Ian McGeechan collapses ahead of second Test in Wellington
# Legend
# Legend

Lions legend Sir Ian McGeechan collapses ahead of second Test in Wellington

Jul 1st 2017, 7:36 AM 31,606 Views 6 Comments

The 70-year-old is said to be in a ‘moderate’ condition.

# legend - Friday 30 June, 2017

The new John Giles documentary is essential viewing for Irish football fans
# Worth A Watch
# Worth A Watch

The new John Giles documentary is essential viewing for Irish football fans

Jun 30th 2017, 8:00 PM 18,820 Views 31 Comments

RTÉ will air the hour-long film about the legendary Irish midfielder on Monday.

# legend - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Roma legend Totti offered opportunity to extend glittering career in Japan
# One More Year?
# One More Year?

Roma legend Totti offered opportunity to extend glittering career in Japan

Jun 27th 2017, 1:41 PM 3,579 Views 2 Comments

The 40-year-old has brought a glittering career in the Italian capital to a close, but there are other clubs interested in his services.

# legend - Monday 19 June, 2017

'We are very happy and very proud of my Dad' - Memorial unveiled for Kerry football great
# Legend
# Legend

'We are very happy and very proud of my Dad' - Memorial unveiled for Kerry football great

Jun 19th 2017, 3:54 PM 14,021 Views 7 Comments

Egan won six All-Irelands during the 1970s and 1980s alongside five All-Stars Awards.

# legend - Thursday 15 June, 2017

21 years, four All-Irelands, nine All Stars: Kate Kelly hangs up her inter-county boots
# Wexford Legend
# Wexford Legend

21 years, four All-Irelands, nine All Stars: Kate Kelly hangs up her inter-county boots

Jun 15th 2017, 10:41 AM 5,632 Views 2 Comments

‘All good things must come to an end,’ the Wexford star says.

# legend - Monday 29 May, 2017

Henrik Larsson returns to Celtic Park and scores a first-half hat-trick
# Hail Hail
# Hail Hail

Henrik Larsson returns to Celtic Park and scores a first-half hat-trick

May 29th 2017, 5:12 PM 10,868 Views 3 Comments

The Swedish striker was among a host of Hoops legends playing in yesterday’s charity match.

# legend - Sunday 28 May, 2017

'I'm not ready to say it's over and maybe I never will be'
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

'I'm not ready to say it's over and maybe I never will be'

May 28th 2017, 11:02 PM 10,956 Views 6 Comments

Francesco Totti bid an emotional farewell to his beloved AS Roma today.

# legend - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Pat Lam predicts a bright future for Connacht as his four-year tenure comes to an end
# End Of The Road
# End Of The Road

Pat Lam predicts a bright future for Connacht as his four-year tenure comes to an end

May 21st 2017, 10:36 AM 5,822 Views 4 Comments

The Kiwi coach took charge of his final game of the province yesterday.

# legend - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'Did he exist? Did he not exist?': The hunt for the real King Arthur
# Myths And Legends
From TheJournal.ie
# Myths And Legends

'Did he exist? Did he not exist?': The hunt for the real King Arthur

May 20th 2017, 10:00 AM 22,674 Views 25 Comments

With King Arthur: The Legend of the Sword hitting cinemas this weekend, we take a closer look.

# legend - Saturday 13 May, 2017

European Player of the Year to receive newly-commissioned Anthony Foley Memorial Trophy
# Nice Touch
# Nice Touch

European Player of the Year to receive newly-commissioned Anthony Foley Memorial Trophy

May 13th 2017, 1:35 PM 8,419 Views 9 Comments

The EPCR is honouring the Munster and Ireland legend with a special tribute.

# legend - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'When the surgeon told me I'd never play again I didn't think I'd go on to have the career I did'
# Legend
# Legend

'When the surgeon told me I'd never play again I didn't think I'd go on to have the career I did'

May 11th 2017, 9:00 PM 30,619 Views 10 Comments

Alan Keane will be remembered as one of the finest right backs in League of Ireland football. A week after his retirement, he looks back on a decorated career.

# legend - Sunday 7 May, 2017

'He’ll be a big loss on and off the field' - Ulster will miss Pienaar
# Goodbye
# Goodbye

'He’ll be a big loss on and off the field' - Ulster will miss Pienaar

May 7th 2017, 7:30 AM 5,972 Views 20 Comments

The 33-year-old scrum-half checked out with a classy performance against Leinster.

# legend - Saturday 6 May, 2017

In pics: Emotional Pienaar bids farewell to Ulster and Ravenhill
# Legend
# Legend

In pics: Emotional Pienaar bids farewell to Ulster and Ravenhill

May 6th 2017, 8:22 PM 10,330 Views 21 Comments

The scrum-half played his last game for the province this afternoon.

Ulster give Pienaar a winning farewell as Leinster miss out on top spot
# Legend
# Legend

Ulster give Pienaar a winning farewell as Leinster miss out on top spot

May 6th 2017, 7:08 PM 9,877 Views 50 Comments

The South African made a classy assist for Andrew Trimble’s crucial try.

'You are deader than the dead' - Juventus keeper Buffon hammers fans after Torino graffiti
# Legend
# Legend

'You are deader than the dead' - Juventus keeper Buffon hammers fans after Torino graffiti

May 6th 2017, 9:48 AM 17,132 Views 21 Comments

The World Cup winner has condemned those who have insulted the memory of an iconic side who lost their lives in a plane crash back in 1949.

# legend - Friday 5 May, 2017

39-year-old Peter Stringer is keen to play on next season
# Evergreen
# Evergreen

39-year-old Peter Stringer is keen to play on next season

May 5th 2017, 1:09 PM 11,242 Views 29 Comments

The former Munster man will leave Sale Sharks this summer.

# legend - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Gianluigi Buffon: I want people to be sad when I quit
# Legend
# Legend

Gianluigi Buffon: I want people to be sad when I quit

May 4th 2017, 12:05 AM 8,530 Views 19 Comments

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon felt Juventus’ strategy was spot on against Monaco as he set a new club record.

# legend - Friday 28 April, 2017

Connacht legend Eric Elwood succeeds Carolan as academy manager
# Connacht Man
# Connacht Man

Connacht legend Eric Elwood succeeds Carolan as academy manager

Apr 28th 2017, 3:56 PM 7,021 Views 9 Comments

The province’s former head coach will play a key developmental role.

# legend - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Mike Ross wants to be remembered as 'someone who made the most of himself'
# Memories
# Memories

Mike Ross wants to be remembered as 'someone who made the most of himself'

Apr 27th 2017, 7:00 PM 4,554 Views 9 Comments

The tighthead prop will move into a new line of work after retiring this summer.

# legend - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Mike Ross counting the blessings as he prepares for clean break from rugby
# Career Change
# Career Change

Mike Ross counting the blessings as he prepares for clean break from rugby

Apr 26th 2017, 11:47 AM 8,332 Views 7 Comments

The prop will step away from the game to take up a job with a software company.

# legend - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

'We wouldn't have won the trophies without him': Sexton pays tribute to retiring Ross
# Legend
# Legend

'We wouldn't have won the trophies without him': Sexton pays tribute to retiring Ross

Apr 25th 2017, 5:40 PM 7,029 Views 7 Comments

The prop helped both club and country to considerable success over the last number of years.

# legend - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'I was 21 and doctors are saying you’re going to end up in a wheelchair if you continue to play'
# Legend
# Legend

'I was 21 and doctors are saying you’re going to end up in a wheelchair if you continue to play'

Apr 23rd 2017, 9:33 PM 36,704 Views 8 Comments

We speak to Derry City’s favourite son and one of the League of Ireland’s all-time greats — Liam Coyle.

# legend - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

France and Toulouse legend Dusatoir calls time on decorated rugby career
# One Of The Greats
# One Of The Greats

France and Toulouse legend Dusatoir calls time on decorated rugby career

Apr 19th 2017, 11:29 AM 6,635 Views 10 Comments

The former World Player of the Year will hang up his boots at the end of this season.

# legend - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Plotting Colm Cooper's remarkable career through his 10 All-Ireland finals
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Plotting Colm Cooper's remarkable career through his 10 All-Ireland finals

Apr 4th 2017, 8:04 PM 9,614 Views 6 Comments

‘The Gooch’ made a habit of producing the goods when the Sam Maguire was on the line.

# legend - Saturday 1 April, 2017

'Maybe they will be able to put their names in the Munster legend' - Dusautoir
# Defeated
# Defeated

'Maybe they will be able to put their names in the Munster legend' - Dusautoir

Apr 1st 2017, 10:14 PM 30,643 Views 10 Comments

Thierry Dusautoir paid tribute to the Thomond Park crowd after his first game at the Limerick stadium.

# legend - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Life-size stature of AP McCoy unveiled at Cheltenham
# Legend
# Legend

Life-size stature of AP McCoy unveiled at Cheltenham

Mar 14th 2017, 11:47 AM 4,230 Views 5 Comments

A nice start to this year’s festival.

# legend - Sunday 12 March, 2017

'Brian Kerr used to call me 'Johnny Forty Teeth' because I'd be missing training every second week to go to the dentist!'
# Oso
# Oso

'Brian Kerr used to call me 'Johnny Forty Teeth' because I'd be missing training every second week to go to the dentist!'

Mar 12th 2017, 10:10 PM 38,394 Views 25 Comments

League of Ireland legend Paul Osam discusses his playing days, surviving a heart attack, managing Ireland’s U16s and his son Evan’s career.

# legend - Thursday 9 March, 2017

'It's been unbelievable to have him' - Robbie Keane training with local club Shamrock Rovers
# Legend
# Legend

'It's been unbelievable to have him' - Robbie Keane training with local club Shamrock Rovers

Mar 9th 2017, 4:40 PM 21,727 Views 18 Comments

The ex-Ireland captain has been taking part in sessions with Stephen Bradley’s side this week.

# legend - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Catastrophe is back tonight: Here's why Rob Delaney's Twitter is the greatest
# Legend
From The Daily Edge
# Legend

Catastrophe is back tonight: Here's why Rob Delaney's Twitter is the greatest

Feb 28th 2017, 8:00 AM 7,239 Views 3 Comments

Must follow.

# legend - Friday 17 February, 2017

AP McCoy statue to be unveiled at Cheltenham on opening day of this year's festival
# Legend
# Legend

AP McCoy statue to be unveiled at Cheltenham on opening day of this year's festival

Feb 17th 2017, 4:26 PM 4,630 Views 9 Comments

The lifesize bronze has been crafted by Dublin-based sculptor Paul Ferriter.

# legend - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

The end of an era! Philipp Lahm to hang up his boots at the end of the season
# Legend
# Legend

The end of an era! Philipp Lahm to hang up his boots at the end of the season

Feb 7th 2017, 10:49 PM 5,922 Views 11 Comments

The defender has been with Bayern Munich since 1995.

# legend - Monday 6 February, 2017

From LA to Dubai? Robbie Keane pictured training with Al-Ahli
# One Last Payday
# One Last Payday

From LA to Dubai? Robbie Keane pictured training with Al-Ahli

Feb 6th 2017, 1:13 PM 12,210 Views 19 Comments

Ireland’s all-time record caps holder has yet to reveal his next destination.

# legend - Sunday 29 January, 2017

A slight hint at retirement and utmost praise for Nadal: Federer's classy acceptance speech
# Class
# Class

A slight hint at retirement and utmost praise for Nadal: Federer's classy acceptance speech

Jan 29th 2017, 4:52 PM 14,460 Views 8 Comments

‘I would have been happy to lose too to be honest.’

Brilliant Federer overcomes Nadal to claim 18th Grand Slam
# Legend
# Legend

Brilliant Federer overcomes Nadal to claim 18th Grand Slam

Jan 29th 2017, 12:17 PM 31,325 Views 51 Comments

The Australian Open final was a thrilling five-set encounter.

# legend - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Boxing legend De la Hoya arrested on suspicion of drunk driving
# Problems
# Problems

Boxing legend De la Hoya arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

Jan 25th 2017, 11:34 PM 4,109 Views 3 Comments

The star was pulled over around 2 a.m. in Pasadena, northeast of downtown Los Angeles

# legend - Monday 23 January, 2017

'I've never played there' - Dusautoir excited about Thomond Park trip
# Leader
# Leader

'I've never played there' - Dusautoir excited about Thomond Park trip

Jan 23rd 2017, 7:00 AM 10,891 Views 5 Comments

Rassie Erasmus’ men will welcome Top 14 side Toulouse to Limerick in April.

# legend - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Two budding Irish astronauts got to meet Chris Hadfield on Ray D'Arcy last night
# Sound Out
From The Daily Edge
# Sound Out

Two budding Irish astronauts got to meet Chris Hadfield on Ray D'Arcy last night

Jan 22nd 2017, 9:25 AM 3,584 Views 1 Comment

“I’d love to be the first female astronaut.”

# legend - Saturday 21 January, 2017

An inspiring story of this man overcoming shyness is going viral on Humans of Dublin
# Legend
From The Daily Edge
# Legend

An inspiring story of this man overcoming shyness is going viral on Humans of Dublin

Jan 21st 2017, 2:03 PM 6,390 Views 1 Comment

“Great things don’t come from comfort zones.”

# legend - Thursday 19 January, 2017

After 291 games, Muldoon is 'honoured' to play on for Connacht under new regime
# Legend
# Legend

After 291 games, Muldoon is 'honoured' to play on for Connacht under new regime

Jan 19th 2017, 6:30 AM 4,198 Views 9 Comments

The long-serving flanker yesterday signed a new contract with the province and he said it was a no-brainer.

# legend - Monday 16 January, 2017

Like a fine wine! Juan Sebastian Veron returned to football at the age of 41 last night
# Legend
# Legend

Like a fine wine! Juan Sebastian Veron returned to football at the age of 41 last night

Jan 16th 2017, 10:33 AM 10,895 Views 1 Comment

The former Man United midfielder made his comeback for his boyhood club after almost three years out of the game.