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#Niall Quinn

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

'It's an embarrassment' - Kilbane slams FAI award for Declan Rice Not Happy This post contains videos

'It's an embarrassment' - Kilbane slams FAI award for Declan Rice

The West Ham star was named the 2018 Young the Player of the year after recently declaring for England.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Sports minister Griffin says Niall Quinn's proposal for Irish football is a 'matter for the FAI'

Quinn has ambitions of attracting state funding for his proposal, but he must first meet with the FAI.

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

'This is not an anti-FAI crusade' - Niall Quinn furthers plan to change Irish football

The former Irish striker spoke of his ambitions for the game here at a public meeting in Dublin last night.

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Former Ireland players Quinlan and Quinn to sit on new commercial board for Tipperary GAA

An event to celebrate Tipperary hurling will be held at the Mansion House in Dublin on 10 April.

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Don't expect Niall Quinn to be a white knight for the League of Ireland

The former Ireland international’s proposals are not encouraging, writes John O’Sullivan.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 25 August, 2018

'They had this God that they looked up to in Georgi Kinkladze, but the team got relegated twice'

Ex-Ireland striker Niall Quinn on how times have changed at his former club and his reasons for getting back into punditry.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 23 August, 2018

'It is a defining moment. This is the first club that has paid a lot of money for a kid then allowed him to stay in Ireland'

Niall Quinn has hailed the decision of Man City-bound Gavin Bazunu to stay in Dublin to complete the Leaving Cert.

Niall Quinn returns to punditry as part of Virgin Media Sport's line-up

The former Ireland striker left his role with Sky Sports last summer.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'It’s not me' - Quinn shoots down speculation of Sunderland takeover

The ex-Black Cats chairman was linked with a return to the struggling Championship club earlier this week.

# niall-quinn - Monday 26 March, 2018

Niall Quinn in Sunderland takeover talks - report

The former Black Cats chairman has spoken to current owner Ellis Short about returning with a new consortium.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Niall Quinn quits role as Sky Sports pundit

The former Ireland striker is stepping away from the job to concentrate on a business opportunity.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 10 June, 2017

'Irish people were not as comfortable with the English as they are today' Inspiration This post contains videos

'Irish people were not as comfortable with the English as they are today'

Journalist and author Colin Young chats to The42 about Jack Charlton’s place in Irish football’s history.

# niall-quinn - Friday 12 May, 2017

From Richie Sadlier says he contemplated suicide after injuries forced him to retire at 24 Richie Sadlier

Richie Sadlier says he contemplated suicide after injuries forced him to retire at 24

“I retired in the first week of September. By December, I had contacted a solicitor. I had started writing a will.”

# niall-quinn - Saturday 8 April, 2017

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Ex-Ireland striker calls on feuding O'Neill and Koeman to bury the hatchet

The two managers have been involved in an ongoing dispute over James McCarthy.

'Hopefully Seamus looks at what people like me did and realises there's a way back from this'

Former Ireland striker Niall Quinn is upbeat that the current captain can return for next year’s World Cup finals — provided the team qualifies.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'In my kindest calculations, I hadn't got Ireland in this position. It's a fantastic place to be'

Former striker and Sky Sports pundit Niall Quinn has seen this group of players grow and mature under Martin O’Neill.

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Chelsea turned down the chance to sign a young James McClean

Niall Quinn revealed that the player’s age dissuaded the London club from making the move.

# niall-quinn - Friday 2 September, 2016

'Jeff can be anything. He's got a hell of a career ahead of him'

Burnley’s new record signing is set to play a major role in Ireland’s challenge for a place at the 2018 World Cup, says Niall Quinn.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 6 August, 2016

'Ronaldo would come in and make Kath a cup of tea... He was a dream to work with'

Sky Sports presenter Hayley McQueen on her days media training Paul Pogba and observing a future superstar.

# niall-quinn - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Niall Quinn concerned by lack of top-quality Irish strikers coming through

“It’s a problem, it’s a universal problem,” the ex-Sunderland and Arsenal striker says.

# niall-quinn - Friday 29 July, 2016

'Clubs have to convince themselves it was not a one-off' - Quinn on Hendrick's Euros brilliance

The former Ireland international says that teams have been in touch to ask him about the Derby midfielder.

# niall-quinn - Monday 4 April, 2016

'I was getting out of a country that was struggling and I don't regret it a day since'

In the mid-1980s, Ian Hennessy was playing for Cork City while earning a pound an hour working for a taxi company. He’s now a top collegiate coach in the United States.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Niall Quinn had a special reason to celebrate Dublin's Leinster U21 title win

The Irish soccer great saw his son Mikey win as part of the Dublin U21 panel.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Niall Quinn's son togged out for Dublin's U21s last night

And he wasn’t the only one of famous sporting stock at Parnell Park.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 23 January, 2016

From Irish man dies after falling into river in Australia Tragic

Irish man dies after falling into river in Australia

Niall Quinn, from Silverbridge, is believed to have fallen from a houseboat in a tragic accident.

# niall-quinn - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Billy Quinn, former Tipperary hurler and father of Niall, dies aged 80 RIP

Billy Quinn, former Tipperary hurler and father of Niall, dies aged 80

Quinn won minor All-Irelands with Tipp and later lined out for the Dubs.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 3 December, 2015

'There is something different about this Irish team'

Quinn backs Boys in Green to have a big impact at Euro 2016.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

'League of Ireland clubs have to stop selling players short' - Quinn

Irish sides must demand the money their players deserve if the domestic game is to improve, according to the Dubliner.

Quinn: Nobody will work harder than Gary Neville

But Irish legend warns former Manchester United player will have his work cut out adjusting to the pressures of a head coach role.

# niall-quinn - Monday 26 October, 2015

‘We’re losing too many talented young Irish players to the British system’

Niall Quinn talks to The42 about the increasing challenges facing aspiring professional footballers.

# niall-quinn - Friday 23 October, 2015

Niall Quinn on appearing in the photo that 'cursed' the Irish rugby team

The former Ireland striker was part of a picture that has gained a degree of notoriety of late

# niall-quinn - Thursday 8 October, 2015

# niall-quinn - Friday 4 September, 2015

Here are Ireland's 10 biggest-ever wins in international football

Here are Ireland's 10 biggest-ever wins in international football

The Boys in Green will be hoping to earn another comprehensive win this evening.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Is Niall Quinn interested in becoming FAI chief? 'I couldn't do the politics'

The Sky Sports pundit and ex-Ireland striker isn’t looking for a career change anytime soon.

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Niall Quinn has an idea to fix Irish football and it involves selling TV rights to Africa

The Sky Sports pundit says the League of Ireland needs to be re-energised.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 14 May, 2015

How well do you remember Irish football's most infamous event?

This week marks the anniversary of the time when Roy Keane and Mick McCarthy fell out ahead of the 2002 World Cup.

# niall-quinn - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Power ranking the 10 best one-time-GAA-playing athletes

With the Championship coming back again, we look at the sports starts who could have made an impact if fate panned out differently.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Niall Quinn gave a brilliant, heartfelt speech about ex-Ireland teammate Alan McLoughlin last night

“Whatever about the book, I want to commend Alan for breaking taboos and barriers down in an instant.”

# niall-quinn - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Roy Keane-Saipan debacle sparked by Iran pull-out - Niall Quinn

The Irish pundit compared the issue to the current debate on Raheem Sterling and England.

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