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Dublin: 9°C Tuesday 13 April 2021

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Meanwhile, the other Keane (Robbie) was in Dublin ahead of LA Galaxy’s friendly with Shamrock Rovers.

Paul O'Connell poses for pictures with fans Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

(Paul O’Connell poses for pictures with fans at Ireland’s Open Training Session earlier)



The best thing we shared today

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On the record

“I remember knowing that the next possibility was surgery and breaking down on my own in the dressing room after.”

Damien Varley on the bittersweet life of a rugby player.

Where we were today

Ben Blake was in attendance, as Robbie Keane met the media in Dublin today.

Robbe Keane speaking to the media Source: James Crombie/INPHO

The fixture list

  • Limerick IT play Waterford IT and Mary Immaculate College face Dublin IT in the Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-finals, while in the same round of the Connacht GAA PPS Senior A football championship St Geralds, Castlebar take on St Muredachs.
  • The Europa League returns, with Celtic v Inter among the more noteworthy games.

Showbiz, baby!

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“Robert Keane.”


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