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#Walking Away

# walking-away - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

'You will always be a legend in Uruguay': Diego Forlan retires from football

Former Manchester United and Atletico Madrid striker ends his career after a spell in Hong Kong.

# walking-away - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Tyrone defender McCarron announces his retirement from inter-county game

McCarron had suffered a season-ending knee injury last July in Croke Park.

# walking-away - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Clare's 2013 All-Ireland winning full-back has retired

Cian Dillon announced his decision this evening.

# walking-away - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Farewell! 23 inter-county footballers who called it a day in 2018

Some big names bowed out over the last 12 months.

# walking-away - Monday 18 June, 2018

'This team will be forever ingrained in my heart': Derek McGrath steps down as Déise hurling boss

‘After five thoroughly enjoyable years working with the most committed, dedicated, honest and genuine players to represent our county’.

# walking-away - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Retiring from Kilkenny - 'It was hard to get the words out, it was hard to tell him to be honest'

Michael Fennelly brought his Cats career to an end in late December.

# walking-away - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Farewell - 28 inter-county footballers who called it a day in 2017

Some big names bowed out over the last twelve months.

# walking-away - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

5-time Dublin All-Ireland senior winner Bastick brings his inter-county career to an end

Denis Bastick made his senior championship debut with Dublin in 2009.

# walking-away - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Only one playing link left to 2008 All-Ireland winning side as Tyrone's McMahon retires

Justin McMahon was full-back for the Tyrone winning team in 2008.

# walking-away - Friday 4 August, 2017

'This has become a fiasco. It's a circus': Malignaggi quits McGregor camp over leaked photos

Malignaggi announced his decision to step away in an Instagram post.

# walking-away - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Mayo forward leaves senior squad due to work commitments

Alan Freeman informed manager Stephen Rochford last Sunday.

# walking-away - Thursday 24 November, 2016

The two pillars of Monaghan football that have bowed out - 'It's certainly a blow'

Paul Finlay and Dick Clerkin recently retired from the inter-county game.

# walking-away - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

All-Ireland winning Tipperary defender O'Brien announces his inter-county retirement

The 31 year-old won two All-Ireland senior medals.

# walking-away - Friday 13 May, 2016

Another Premier League manager to depart as Watford confirm Flores exit

Quique Sanchez Flores will step down at Vicarage Road after a season in charge of the Premier League club.

# walking-away - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Frank de Boer steps down as Ajax manager and could get a job next in the Premier League

The 45 year-old has been linked with a position at Everton.

# walking-away - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Tommy Walsh to quit Kerry panel over lack of game time - reports

The forward has become frustrated with sitting on the bench.

# walking-away - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

2013 Munster title winning forward departs the Limerick senior hurling panel

Seanie Tobin has left TJ Ryan’s setup.

# walking-away - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

# walking-away - Monday 11 January, 2016

Lifting Sam, winning Allstars and Croke Park battles - Paul Galvin's football career

Galvin’s retirement for the second time was confirmed yesterday.

# walking-away - Friday 14 August, 2015

Tipperary hurling legend has stepped down from football post in his native county

John Leahy’s often stormy two-year spell in charge of the Tipperary intermediate ladies team has come to an end.

# walking-away - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Another Leinster county are on the look out for a new senior football manager

Jack Sheedy has resigned as Longford senior football boss.

# walking-away - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Tomás Ó Flatharta steps down as Laois senior football boss Exclusive

Laois exited the championship at the hands of Antrim last Saturday.

# walking-away - Friday 1 May, 2015

Tributes pour in after Paul Curran calls time in after 15-year Tipperary senior hurling career

The Mullinahone club man won an All-Ireland medal in 2010.

# walking-away - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Alan Mathews and his Bray management team have just resigned en masse

It’s going to be a stormy night down by the sea.

# walking-away - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Armstrong calls time on Galway career after losing his love for the game

Sean Armstrong follows James Kavanagh in hanging up his boots.

# walking-away - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

'I've given it as much as I can': James Kavanagh calls time on Galway career after one season Walking Away This post contains videos

'I've given it as much as I can': James Kavanagh calls time on Galway career after one season

Work and family demands force two-time Allstar nominee to step back.

# walking-away - Thursday 27 November, 2014

'He beat me to it by three minutes' - Hogan on losing Kilkenny hurling retirement race to Taggy

Brian Hogan talks retirement, his Kilkenny hurling career and his career highlight.

# walking-away - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Two Kilkenny hurlers and one from Tipp retire with 17 All-Ireland senior medals between them

Brian Hogan, Aidan Fogarty and John O’Brien have all retired this morning.

# walking-away - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Teumuri Ketsbaia steps down as Georgia manager after heavy defeat to Poland

The former Newcastle attacker had been in charge since 2009.

# walking-away - Thursday 16 October, 2014

# walking-away - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Irish two-time Olympian Colin Griffin announces his retirement

The 32-year-old race walker has decided to hang up the spikes.

# walking-away - Friday 22 August, 2014

Wicklow are looking for a new senior football manager

Harry Murphy has stepped down after three years in charge.

# walking-away - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Waterford are on the lookout for a new senior football manager as Carew departs

Niall Carew has stepped down after being in charge for two years.

# walking-away - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Paul Grimley steps down in Armagh and McGeeney favourite to take over

Grimley has been in charge of the Orchard County for the past two years.

# walking-away - Thursday 7 August, 2014

After 15 years, Seamus Kenny is hanging up his boots as a Meath footballer

Kenny won two Leinster senior football medals during his career with Meath.

# walking-away - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Two-time Allstar winner Barry Owens brings an end to Fermanagh football career

Owens has retired in the wake of Fermanagh’s 2014 championship exit last Saturday.

# walking-away - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Mark McHugh 'needed a bit of time out' as shock exit from Donegal panel confirmed

Donegal have been rocked ahead of their Ulster championship opener against Derry.

# walking-away - Monday 28 April, 2014

From WATCH: Pat Rabbitte ignores questions about leadership, talks for 73 seconds about postcodes Walking Away

WATCH: Pat Rabbitte ignores questions about leadership, talks for 73 seconds about postcodes

MEP Phil Prendergast has called for Eamon Gilmore to resign for the good of the party.

# walking-away - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Galway camogie star Therese Maher retires from inter-county game

Maher finally won an All-Ireland senior medal last year.

# walking-away - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Relive Harry Kewell's best Leeds and Liverpool goals as Australian player announces retirement

The 35 year-old will play his last game in the A-League in April.

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