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#standing out

# standing-out - Friday 14 February, 2020

Jordan Henderson 'the leading candidate' for Player of the Year award

Andy Robertson believes his Liverpool team-mate deserves the accolade.

# standing-out - Monday 3 February, 2020

'He’s exactly the type of player that we wanted' - Bilic praises Irish international's impact

Callum Robinson enjoyed an eye-catching debut for West Brom.

# standing-out - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Glenn Whelan stars as Hearts claim Edinburgh derby victory

Jake Mulraney also completed 90 minutes for the visitors, while Daryl Horgan featured for Hibs.

# standing-out - Monday 9 September, 2019

'I was extremely impressed' - Mick McCarthy singles out Ireland U21 duo for praise

Aaron Connolly and Jayson Molumby both caught the eye in Tallaght on Friday.

# standing-out - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

'He's been giving out, he hasn't had anything to do in games. Tonight, he was massive for us'

Stephen Bradley praised Alan Mannus for his display in the win over Pat’s.

# standing-out - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the year?

Ireland international Matt Doherty and Jamie Vardy feature in the starting XI.

# standing-out - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Randolph and McGeady among 4 Irish players recognised for their outstanding displays this season

James Collins and Jay O’Shea have also been honoured.

# standing-out - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Rashford makes claim for World Cup starting spot as England beat Costa Rica

The Manchester United youngster scored amid a man-of-the-match performance tonight.

# standing-out - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'He's got class' - Keane rolls back the years and hits first Indian Super League goal Standing Out This post contains videos

'He's got class' - Keane rolls back the years and hits first Indian Super League goal

Teddy Sheringham was full of praise for the former Ireland star afterwards.

Ranking the 15 best players in the 2017 League of Ireland season

Patrick McEleney and other domestic stars who impressed over the past 12 months.

# standing-out - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Irish international among the nominees for Championship player of the month

Richard Keogh’s fine form at Derby County has been officially acknowledged.

# standing-out - Saturday 28 October, 2017

12 standout players for the 12 Premier Division clubs in 2017

We recognise the individuals who have stood out for all the top-tier sides.

# standing-out - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Do you agree with our all-time Irish Premier League XI?

As the Premier League officially turns 25, we look at some of the Boys in Green stars who have graced the top flight in recent years.

# standing-out - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

After lighting up the League of Ireland, Patrick McEleney named POTM Standing Out This post contains videos

After lighting up the League of Ireland, Patrick McEleney named POTM

The 24-year-old has been a key part of some impressive Dundalk performances.

# standing-out - Monday 19 June, 2017

'Last Saturday if we call a spade a spade, he hadn’t a hope of playing' - Lehane's Cork impact

An injury doubt during the week, the Midleton man made a key contribution.

# standing-out - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Former Leinster star Gopperth in awards clean sweep

The veteran fly-half was named Aviva Premiership Player of the Season tonight.

# standing-out - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

2 Irish players included in EFL Team of the Season

Graham Carey and Enda Stevens have been recognised for their superb form.

# standing-out - Friday 14 April, 2017

'You get a bit sluggish, a bit tired, doing nothing all day' Fatigue This post contains videos

'You get a bit sluggish, a bit tired, doing nothing all day'

In-form Bray attacker Gary McCabe tells The42 about how a part-time job is helping his game.

# standing-out - Monday 10 April, 2017

6 players who deserve to be nominated for the PFA Player of the Year award

Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic and other stars who have excelled this season.

# standing-out - Friday 7 April, 2017

Former underage GAA star wins League Two Player of the Month Standing Out This post contains videos

Former underage GAA star wins League Two Player of the Month

Shay McCartan’s impressive form with Accrington Stanley has been recognised.

# standing-out - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Man-of-the-match Darren Randolph delighted with Old Trafford point

The Ireland international performed impressively as West Ham earned a precious point.

# standing-out - Monday 7 November, 2016

Ranking the 13 best players in the League of Ireland this season

No prizes for guessing who tops our list of players who impressed this season.

# standing-out - Friday 28 October, 2016

Brandon Miele inspires Shamrock Rovers to win in Longford

Long-serving League of Ireland footballer Pat Flynn played his final game before retirement for the hosts.

# standing-out - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

A former League of Ireland favourite and Joe Cole among the nominees for NASL golden ball

Ex-Shamrock Rovers striker Eamon Zayed has been rewarded for his fine recent form.

# standing-out - Monday 17 October, 2016

Derry City's prolific hitman features in our LOI team of the week

In-form Rory Patterson helped the Brandywell club book a Europa League qualifier spot on Friday.

# standing-out - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Kerevi at the double as Wallabies tame Pumas Standing Out This post contains videos

Kerevi at the double as Wallabies tame Pumas

Australia outscored Argentina four tries to two, with forwards Adam Coleman and Dean Mumm also crossing.

# standing-out - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Aileen Wall scores 2-4 as Waterford stun Armagh in All-Ireland Ladies SFC

Last year’s intermediate champions claimed a notable scalp this afternoon.

# standing-out - Friday 1 July, 2016

# standing-out - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Ranking Ireland's 5 best players at Euro 2016

Seamus Coleman and others who impressed in France this summer.

# standing-out - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

One Irishman makes our Euro 2016 best XI from the first round of games

We select the most impressive players from the tournament’s opening matches.

# standing-out - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Waterford's Ciarán Power steals the show on opening day of Rás

Meanwhile, Taco van der Hoorn is the man wearing the race leader’s yellow jersey after this afternoon’s action.

# standing-out - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Chris Forrester and 10 other Irish footballers named as their clubs' player of the year

Alan Judge is also among the individuals who have impressed during this campaign.

# standing-out - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the season?

The official PFA team was named earlier this week.

# standing-out - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Do you agree with our 6 alternative choices for PFA Player of the Year?

Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld and other players who have made a big impression this season.

# standing-out - Monday 4 April, 2016

Do you agree with our League of Ireland team of the week?

A couple of Bohemians and Wexford Youths players feature in our latest selections.

# standing-out - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

42 of the most talented current Irish female athletes

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most accomplished current stars of Irish sport.

# standing-out - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Alan Judge enhanced his claims for an Ireland Euro 2016 spot today

The midfielder is considered a strong contender for Ireland’s Euro 2016 squad.

# standing-out - Sunday 20 December, 2015

An Irishman has been arguably the player of the season so far in the Championship

Brentford are now ninth with one player in particular in fine form.

# standing-out - Friday 13 November, 2015

Coutinho nets twice in Liverpool friendly win

After being overlooked by Brazil, Philippe Coutinho inspired the Reds to victory.

# standing-out - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Power ranking Robbie Keane and 12 more of the best footballers to play MLS

With Steven Gerrard today confirming his July arrival to the US, we look at some of the other stars who have graced the league.

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