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Thursday 10 June, 2021

'It was a no-brainer. I had to take that chance, and go to one of the best teams in the world'
# American Dream
# American Dream

'It was a no-brainer. I had to take that chance, and go to one of the best teams in the world'

Thu 8:36 PM 4,799 Views 0 Comments

Ireland defender Diane Caldwell recently moved to US side North Carolina Courage.

'It would be disappointing to see them going down after all the hard work Kieran McGeeney has done'
# Gaa Weekly
# Gaa Weekly

'It would be disappointing to see them going down after all the hard work Kieran McGeeney has done'

Updated Thu 8:00 PM 15,506 Views 1 Comment

Marc Ó Sé discusses Armagh’s relegation battle in this week’s episode of The42 GAA Weekly.

Krejcikova saves match point to set up French Open final with Pavlyuchenkova
# Pav
# Pav

Krejcikova saves match point to set up French Open final with Pavlyuchenkova

Updated Thu 7:45 PM 3,497 Views 6 Comments

It will be a Czech Republic v Russia final at Roland Garros.

The42 Rugby Weekly: Where do the Irish provinces stand after the weirdest season ever?
# Rugby Weekly
# Rugby Weekly

The42 Rugby Weekly: Where do the Irish provinces stand after the weirdest season ever?

Thu 6:00 PM 1,591 Views 0 Comments

Bernard Jackman and Murray Kinsella assess Leinster, Munster, Ulster and Connacht’s campaigns and answer loads of listener questions as the 2020/21 provincial season draws to a close.

'So proud of my daughter Meghan' - another Irish international in the Heffernan household
# Family Goals
# Family Goals

'So proud of my daughter Meghan' - another Irish international in the Heffernan household

Thu 5:06 PM 7,874 Views 3 Comments

Cathal is also an underage football star for his country.

The42 GAA Weekly: Is this the most important weekend of the football year?
# Membership Highlights
# Membership Highlights

The42 GAA Weekly: Is this the most important weekend of the football year?

Thu 4:17 PM 5,160 Views 1 Comment

A free clip from this week’s members episode as Marc Ó Sé joins us to look ahead to a mouthwatering weekend of promotion and relegation deciders.

'These young players are similar to our seniors - they apply themselves well'
# Green Shoots
# Green Shoots

'These young players are similar to our seniors - they apply themselves well'

Thu 3:53 PM 7,666 Views 5 Comments

Ireland Under 20 coach Richie Murphy is positive about the talent coming through at underage level ahead of this year’s Six Nations.

Ex-Liverpool midfielder Wijnaldum joins PSG on three-year deal following Anfield exit
# Moving On
# Moving On

Ex-Liverpool midfielder Wijnaldum joins PSG on three-year deal following Anfield exit

Thu 3:09 PM 6,993 Views 4 Comments

The Holland midfielder, who turns 31 later this year, failed to agree new terms with the Reds.

Hungarian prime minister 'agrees' with fans booing Irish footballers taking a knee
# Defence
# Defence

Hungarian prime minister 'agrees' with fans booing Irish footballers taking a knee

Updated Thu 3:00 PM 45,613 Views 78 Comments

‘If you are a guest in a country, then understand its culture, and don’t provoke the locals or the host.’

Harry Maguire back in training with England as he steps up recovery from injury in Euros race
# Positive Signs
# Positive Signs

Harry Maguire back in training with England as he steps up recovery from injury in Euros race

Thu 2:56 PM 2,158 Views 1 Comment

The centre-back suffered ankle ligament damage in Manchester United’s Premier League win at Aston Villa on 9 May.

Ireland need to be 'like goldfish' and eye new target as England showdown nears
# Green Army
# Green Army

Ireland need to be 'like goldfish' and eye new target as England showdown nears

Thu 2:39 PM 5,057 Views 3 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side must bounce back quickly, as they go in search of the last remaining World Cup ticket on offer at this week’s Euros.

'One of the brightest young prospects in South African rugby' - Connacht sign Irish-qualified star
# Exciting Capture
# Exciting Capture

'One of the brightest young prospects in South African rugby' - Connacht sign Irish-qualified star

Thu 2:25 PM 16,619 Views 10 Comments

20-year-old Shayne Bolton can play in the center or back three.

Uefa demands Ukraine make changes to 'political' jersey
# Response
# Response

Uefa demands Ukraine make changes to 'political' jersey

Thu 2:05 PM 5,968 Views 7 Comments

Ukraine’s Euro kit has sparked fury in Russia.

Ulster confirm Leone Nakarawa will no longer be joining the province
# Cancelled
# Cancelled

Ulster confirm Leone Nakarawa will no longer be joining the province

Thu 1:28 PM 11,167 Views 7 Comments

The Fijian forward failed a medical examination.

Retiring CJ Stander ruled out as Munster make seven changes for Zebre dead rubber
# Team News
# Team News

Retiring CJ Stander ruled out as Munster make seven changes for Zebre dead rubber

Thu 1:13 PM 11,721 Views 14 Comments

Departing duo Billy Holland and Nick McCarthy are named on the bench.

Jones names Ireland U20-capped Dan Kelly in England's senior squad
# Allegiance
# Allegiance

Jones names Ireland U20-capped Dan Kelly in England's senior squad

Thu 1:05 PM 13,691 Views 18 Comments

The 19-year-old centre has impressed for Leicester this season.

Swimmers hopeful new record will be recognised after gruelling 116km relay from Wexford to Wales
# Seas The Day
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# Seas The Day

Swimmers hopeful new record will be recognised after gruelling 116km relay from Wexford to Wales

Thu 1:02 PM 19,743 Views 9 Comments

The Oa Giants completed the 116km swim from Co Wexford to the Pembrokeshire coast in 34 hours and 25 minutes.

Munster back row Kendellen captains Ireland U20 squad for Six Nations
# Prospects
# Prospects

Munster back row Kendellen captains Ireland U20 squad for Six Nations

Thu 12:51 PM 7,046 Views 13 Comments

Richie Murphy has included several players with senior provincial experience.

Returning faces and farewells in front of fans as final Leinster team of the season named
# One Last Time
# One Last Time

Returning faces and farewells in front of fans as final Leinster team of the season named

Thu 12:33 PM 5,195 Views 3 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side face Dragons at the RDS tomorrow night.

Ange Postecoglou named Celtic boss after lengthy search for new manager
# New Bhoy
# New Bhoy

Ange Postecoglou named Celtic boss after lengthy search for new manager

Thu 9:40 AM 9,478 Views 24 Comments

The Greek-born Australian boss is now on his way to Glasgow to take over after leaving Japanese outfit Yokohama F. Marinos.

Declan Rice hoping to celebrate Euros glory with first-ever pint of beer
# Mine's A Bitter
# Mine's A Bitter

Declan Rice hoping to celebrate Euros glory with first-ever pint of beer

Thu 8:36 AM 15,019 Views 10 Comments

The former senior Ireland international is set to start for England against Croatia.

The right man in the right place at the right time
# Big Time Charlie
# Big Time Charlie

The right man in the right place at the right time

Thu 8:00 AM 18,398 Views 8 Comments

Gavin Cooney speaks to Charlie O’Leary, the beloved kitman who’s seen it all in Irish football.

Phoenix Suns cruise past Denver Nuggets for 2-0 series lead
# Hoops
# Hoops

Phoenix Suns cruise past Denver Nuggets for 2-0 series lead

Thu 7:55 AM 1,766 Views 0 Comments

The Suns won 123-98 in Phoenix led by Chris Paul and Devin Booker.

Quiz: Test your knowledge of some classic European Championship kits
# Taps Oan
# Taps Oan

Quiz: Test your knowledge of some classic European Championship kits

Thu 7:30 AM 14,197 Views 4 Comments

The latest in our series of pre-Euro 2020 quizzes.

O'Sullivan: Physical edge helping Cork close the gap on Dublin
# Stepping Up
# Stepping Up

O'Sullivan: Physical edge helping Cork close the gap on Dublin

Thu 7:15 AM 2,623 Views 0 Comments

The Cork star believes they have been guilty of letting Dublin ‘bully’ them in recent seasons.

'I have enjoyed every day here' - No regrets as Fardy prepares for life after Leinster
# Bowing Out
# Bowing Out

'I have enjoyed every day here' - No regrets as Fardy prepares for life after Leinster

Thu 7:00 AM 8,302 Views 14 Comments

The Australian is retiring at the end of the season.

'We think it’s different this year, we believe we can compete with these teams'
# Closing The Gap
# Closing The Gap

'We think it’s different this year, we believe we can compete with these teams'

Thu 6:30 AM 4,120 Views 3 Comments

Antrim’s Ciarán Clarke hopes the county can kick on following a positive start to the 2021 season.

'It's the first time in a long time there's been a bit of a buzz around Offaly GAA'
# Keeping The Faith
# Keeping The Faith

'It's the first time in a long time there's been a bit of a buzz around Offaly GAA'

Thu 6:15 AM 2,037 Views 0 Comments

Offaly’s Gráinne Egan is the first-ever winner of the new PwC GPA Women’s Player of the Month award for camogie.

Childhood friends from Cork could make Ireland debuts in the same week
# Made In Grange
# Made In Grange

Childhood friends from Cork could make Ireland debuts in the same week

Thu 6:00 AM 5,017 Views 0 Comments

Saoirse Noonan will be hoping to emulate Chiedozie Ogbene when Ireland take on Iceland tomorrow.

'As a 10-year-old, it was class... I just really enjoyed being a Munster fan'
# Connections
# Connections

'As a 10-year-old, it was class... I just really enjoyed being a Munster fan'

Thu 1:01 AM 11,724 Views 1 Comment

Matt Gallagher has always had a strong link to the southern province.

Wednesday 9 June, 2021

Djokovic sets up Nadal reunion after curfew-interrupted French Open quarter-final
# Roland Garros
# Roland Garros

Djokovic sets up Nadal reunion after curfew-interrupted French Open quarter-final

Updated Wed 11:01 PM 4,860 Views 1 Comment

Matteo Berrettini was his quarter-final opponent.

Shane Duffy pleased to turn a corner and leave 'very difficult' season behind him
# Resilience
# Resilience

Shane Duffy pleased to turn a corner and leave 'very difficult' season behind him

Wed 11:00 PM 3,412 Views 1 Comment

The defender looked a lot more like his old self in picking up the Man of the Match award in the friendly draw with Hungary.

Tottenham hold talks with former Roma boss Paulo Fonseca
# Potential Job Swap
# Potential Job Swap

Tottenham hold talks with former Roma boss Paulo Fonseca

Wed 10:45 PM 4,918 Views 3 Comments

It has been 52 days since Spurs sacked Jose Mourinho, who has since found work as Fonseca’s replacement at Roma.

Cristiano Ronaldo and Bruno Fernandes score as Portugal breeze past Israel ahead of Euros
# Warm Up Complete
# Warm Up Complete

Cristiano Ronaldo and Bruno Fernandes score as Portugal breeze past Israel ahead of Euros

Wed 10:17 PM 6,775 Views 1 Comment

Joao Cancelo was also on target in the 4-0 win.

Connacht make approach to sign James Cronin ahead of next season
# In Demand
# In Demand

Connacht make approach to sign James Cronin ahead of next season

Updated Wed 9:53 PM 31,049 Views 51 Comments

The western province are looking for an experienced loosehead after Denis Buckley’s injury.

Peamount star Watkins bags brace as Republic of Ireland secure comprehensive win over the North
# Friendly Fires
# Friendly Fires

Peamount star Watkins bags brace as Republic of Ireland secure comprehensive win over the North

Wed 9:21 PM 4,116 Views 0 Comments

Teegán Lynch was also on target in the 3-0 win in Dublin.

Ireland's Aine Donegan eliminates leading qualifier to reach last 32 of Amateur Championship
# Going Well
# Going Well

Ireland's Aine Donegan eliminates leading qualifier to reach last 32 of Amateur Championship

Wed 9:07 PM 3,237 Views 1 Comment

The Lahinch golfer led the charge on a good day for the Irish contingent.

Jack Grealish 'never looked back' after choosing England over Ireland
# No Regrets
# No Regrets

Jack Grealish 'never looked back' after choosing England over Ireland

Updated Wed 8:06 PM 46,554 Views 68 Comments

The Birmingham-born 25-year-old was capped six times at under-21 level for the Republic.

Euro 2020: Five young players to watch
# Young Guns
# Young Guns

Euro 2020: Five young players to watch

Wed 8:00 PM 8,454 Views 0 Comments

A look at five young players who will be out to make their mark at the Euros.

Brady says he sparked NFL title run with injured left knee
# Tom V Time
# Tom V Time

Brady says he sparked NFL title run with injured left knee

Wed 7:57 PM 3,888 Views 0 Comments

‘It was an injury I dealt with really since last April, May. I knew I’d have to do something at the end of the year and happy I did it.’