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# profile - Saturday 21 November, 2020

'We want to create a space where everyone is absolutely welcome' - GAA to register first LGBTQ+ club
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'We want to create a space where everyone is absolutely welcome' - GAA to register first LGBTQ+ club

Nov 21st 2020, 10:00 AM 46,080 Views 29 Comments

A closer look at Na Gael Aeracha and inclusion in Gaelic games.

# profile - Friday 13 November, 2020

3-11 in two games, much more to come - Meath have unearthed a gem in Nobber youngster Morris
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3-11 in two games, much more to come - Meath have unearthed a gem in Nobber youngster Morris

Nov 13th 2020, 7:00 AM 8,846 Views 0 Comments

20-year-old Jordan Morris has really announced himself on the senior inter-county stage.

# profile - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Working the 11pm-to-7am shift while winning promotion
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Working the 11pm-to-7am shift while winning promotion

Nov 7th 2020, 7:15 AM 11,654 Views 1 Comment

Tim Clancy reflects on a memorable season that saw Drogheda crowned First Division champions.

# profile - Saturday 19 September, 2020

'It's crazy that just five years ago, he won an U17s medal in Ballyhaunis!'
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'It's crazy that just five years ago, he won an U17s medal in Ballyhaunis!'

Sep 19th 2020, 10:00 AM 45,418 Views 26 Comments

Caelan Doris came through Ballina RFC and Blackrock College to establish himself as a major prospect for Irish rugby.

# profile - Sunday 5 April, 2020

Stephen Kenny's tortuous road to the biggest and hardest job in Irish sport
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Stephen Kenny's tortuous road to the biggest and hardest job in Irish sport

Apr 5th 2020, 5:16 PM 18,383 Views 34 Comments

It has not been easy for Stephen Kenny but he has overcome setbacks to end up as Ireland manager.

# profile - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

'If you tried to invade his space mentally too much, you got less from him'
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'If you tried to invade his space mentally too much, you got less from him'

Mar 17th 2020, 9:50 AM 53,919 Views 13 Comments

We examine the enigma of Mayo legend and current coach Ciaran McDonald.

# profile - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

The 17-year-old Dublin-born player who made the Spurs bench last night
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The 17-year-old Dublin-born player who made the Spurs bench last night

Jan 15th 2020, 4:39 PM 19,840 Views 10 Comments

Troy Parrott is not the only youngster with Irish links in the Tottenham squad.

# profile - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Who is Jo Swinson, the Lib Dem 'girly swot' with her sights set on Downing Street?
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Who is Jo Swinson, the Lib Dem 'girly swot' with her sights set on Downing Street?

Nov 30th 2019, 10:00 PM 16,881 Views 21 Comments

Swinson is facing her first election as Lib Dem leader.

# profile - Thursday 5 September, 2019

How Vera Pauw's husband and the 'honesty' of the FAI convinced her to take the Ireland job
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How Vera Pauw's husband and the 'honesty' of the FAI convinced her to take the Ireland job

Sep 5th 2019, 11:27 AM 7,172 Views 10 Comments

A wide-ranging interview with the woman tasked with guiding the Ireland WNT to a first-ever major tournament.

# profile - Thursday 22 August, 2019

'I worked for the crown prince for 5 years in Dubai' - The Irish coach plotting Celtic's Europa League downfall
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'I worked for the crown prince for 5 years in Dubai' - The Irish coach plotting Celtic's Europa League downfall

Aug 22nd 2019, 8:30 AM 24,547 Views 5 Comments

Sean O’Shea is hoping to help AIK overcome the Scottish champions.

# profile - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Why exactly is the best female footballer in the world not playing at the World Cup?
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Why exactly is the best female footballer in the world not playing at the World Cup?

Jun 5th 2019, 5:40 PM 39,583 Views 29 Comments

Norway’s Ballon d’Or winner Ada Hegerberg is refusing to play.

# profile - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Ruck-hitting, hard-scrummaging Kleyn comes into the mix for Ireland
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Ruck-hitting, hard-scrummaging Kleyn comes into the mix for Ireland

May 28th 2019, 8:00 PM 18,237 Views 56 Comments

The South African native will be eligible in time for the World Cup warm-up games.

After all he's achieved across both codes, is Anthony Cunningham still underrated?
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After all he's achieved across both codes, is Anthony Cunningham still underrated?

May 28th 2019, 7:05 AM 14,134 Views 8 Comments

The former Galway hurling boss guided Roscommon to a stunning victory against Mayo on Saturday night.

# profile - Sunday 17 February, 2019

How a former Aer Lingus flight attendant became one of the most famous Irish athletes on the planet
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How a former Aer Lingus flight attendant became one of the most famous Irish athletes on the planet

Feb 17th 2019, 8:00 PM 105,250 Views 51 Comments

Becky Lynch chats to The42 about her remarkable rise to the top of WWE.

# profile - Monday 26 November, 2018

Mick McCarthy: The most affable man to have ever divided a nation
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Mick McCarthy: The most affable man to have ever divided a nation

Nov 26th 2018, 6:05 AM 6,384 Views 6 Comments

Mick McCarthy’s appointment as Ireland manager was confirmed on Sunday.

# profile - Sunday 17 June, 2018

'I chatted to the caretaker who knows people around the town and he said, 'You should try Kevin McStay''
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'I chatted to the caretaker who knows people around the town and he said, 'You should try Kevin McStay''

Jun 17th 2018, 7:00 AM 31,052 Views 6 Comments

McStay is hoping to lead the Rossies to a first Connacht double since 1991 today, but he’s also a coach with a local school team.

# profile - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'The minute I landed I was on the phone doing interviews… I started to cry'
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'The minute I landed I was on the phone doing interviews… I started to cry'

May 27th 2018, 7:00 AM 44,105 Views 14 Comments

Irish teenage sprinter Gina Akpe-Moses on triumphing at the European U20 Championships, sudden media scrutiny, national identity and sports psychology.

# profile - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

PSG's new rule-breaking coach is an innovator
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PSG's new rule-breaking coach is an innovator

May 15th 2018, 12:01 AM 7,364 Views 0 Comments

The 44-year-old was axed after falling out with Dortmund’s CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke.

# profile - Saturday 24 March, 2018

From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise
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From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise

Mar 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 17,476 Views 19 Comments

The West Ham youngster was named man of the match on his senior debut against Turkey last night.

# profile - Saturday 10 March, 2018

'I don't think Jacob is near his potential. What we're seeing at the moment is exciting'
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'I don't think Jacob is near his potential. What we're seeing at the moment is exciting'

Mar 10th 2018, 8:00 AM 21,794 Views 13 Comments

21-year-old Jacob Stockdale has risen swiftly through the ranks to score eight tries in seven games for Ireland.

# profile - Friday 23 February, 2018

'He had an influence in bringing Jason Sherlock back into the GAA'
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'He had an influence in bringing Jason Sherlock back into the GAA'

Feb 23rd 2018, 6:05 AM 6,692 Views 2 Comments

Coaching, politics and the rise of the GAA’s new president John Horan.

# profile - Sunday 24 December, 2017

The multi-millionaire former Ireland U21 international leading the Waterford revolution
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The multi-millionaire former Ireland U21 international leading the Waterford revolution

Dec 24th 2017, 4:00 PM 21,992 Views 11 Comments

Lee Power chats to The42 about a memorable but bittersweet 2017.

# profile - Monday 11 December, 2017

New York subway attack: Suspect came to US in 2011 and was inspired by Islamic State
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New York subway attack: Suspect came to US in 2011 and was inspired by Islamic State

Dec 11th 2017, 10:13 PM 18,944 Views 52 Comments

The man set off a crude pipe bomb strapped to his body earlier today in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square.

# profile - Sunday 12 November, 2017

After years in the footballing wilderness, Ireland's hero last night is finally getting due recognition
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After years in the footballing wilderness, Ireland's hero last night is finally getting due recognition

Nov 12th 2017, 8:35 AM 12,885 Views 8 Comments

Darren Randolph was deservedly named man of the match in Copenhagen.

# profile - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again?
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Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again?

Jun 11th 2017, 6:59 AM 5,064 Views 5 Comments

David Alaba will be hoping to inspire his side against Ireland, having made the difference in previous games.

# profile - Friday 2 June, 2017

From poisoned chalice to top of the table, is Leo Varadkar now destined to be Taoiseach?
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From poisoned chalice to top of the table, is Leo Varadkar now destined to be Taoiseach?

Jun 2nd 2017, 9:10 PM 32,340 Views 100 Comments

The Social Protection Minister could succeed Enda Kenny as leader of Fine Gael … and the country.

# profile - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

"Adam says to me 'You have MS mum, but I’ve got to wear glasses'"
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"Adam says to me 'You have MS mum, but I’ve got to wear glasses'"

May 31st 2017, 6:15 AM 18,756 Views 8 Comments

“I’ll stand up in Leinster House tomorrow and be announced as a person with MS – but that’s such a tiny bit of who I am.”

# profile - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

'Such an unlikely person' - who was Manchester bomber Salman Abedi?
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'Such an unlikely person' - who was Manchester bomber Salman Abedi?

May 24th 2017, 9:03 AM 82,352 Views 212 Comments

22-year-old Abedi, a business degree dropout, was the suicide bomber who killed at least 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Monday night.

# profile - Friday 24 March, 2017

London attacker: A 52-year-old violent criminal with a number of aliases
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London attacker: A 52-year-old violent criminal with a number of aliases

Mar 24th 2017, 7:45 AM 15,007 Views 41 Comments

The attacker had never been convicted of terrorism officers was not the subject of investigations.

# profile - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Benayoun, Ben Haim, Arveladze and Cruyff: Who are Dundalk's opponents Maccabi Tel Aviv?
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Benayoun, Ben Haim, Arveladze and Cruyff: Who are Dundalk's opponents Maccabi Tel Aviv?

Sep 29th 2016, 7:30 AM 7,543 Views 8 Comments

Dundalk take on the Israeli side later this evening in the Europa League.

# profile - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Dark knight of lobbyists: Who is Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman?
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Dark knight of lobbyists: Who is Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman?

Aug 21st 2016, 9:45 AM 7,948 Views 21 Comments

He’s a formidable Republican strategist who spent years lobbying for dictators.

# profile - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression
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Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression

Jul 17th 2016, 11:08 AM 18,877 Views 116 Comments

Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel killed 84 people on Thursday.

# profile - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Towering winner with ego to match
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Towering winner with ego to match

Jun 30th 2016, 8:02 PM 5,225 Views 8 Comments

The player announced today that he would be joining Manchester United.

# profile - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Seamus Power: The 'next man up' for Irish golf at the Olympics
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Seamus Power: The 'next man up' for Irish golf at the Olympics

Jun 29th 2016, 1:50 PM 7,978 Views 6 Comments

The Waterford native is next in line for a call up to the Irish Olympic squad.

# profile - Sunday 26 June, 2016

From United reject to Irish hero: The fall and rise of Robbie Brady
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From United reject to Irish hero: The fall and rise of Robbie Brady

Jun 26th 2016, 7:00 AM 6,099 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner scored the only goal as Ireland earned a historic victory over Italy on Wednesday.

# profile - Friday 17 June, 2016

Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists'
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Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists'

Jun 17th 2016, 12:22 PM 22,692 Views 79 Comments

Thomas Mair allegedly had ties to white supremacists and battled mental illness.

# profile - Monday 13 June, 2016

Roy Keane still at war with a world he can't understand
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Roy Keane still at war with a world he can't understand

Jun 13th 2016, 8:35 AM 9,471 Views 24 Comments

Keane’s recent broadside against his own players will not have chairmen rushing to the phones any time soon

# profile - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Never heard of Callum O'Dowda? Here's what you need to know about Ireland's new boy
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Never heard of Callum O'Dowda? Here's what you need to know about Ireland's new boy

May 12th 2016, 1:26 PM 16,245 Views 10 Comments

The winger has been performing well with the U21s.

# profile - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football
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How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football

May 3rd 2016, 8:00 AM 23,346 Views 30 Comments

Leicester were crowned Premier League champions for the first time ever last night.

# profile - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

The Rocket reckons he will be world's best but who is snooker's latest sensation?
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The Rocket reckons he will be world's best but who is snooker's latest sensation?

Apr 26th 2016, 5:15 PM 9,941 Views 3 Comments

Kyren Wilson has made a big impression at The Crucible.

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