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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 16°C

# absent friends

This year
Dan Quirke: 'I know Dillon would be very proud of Hazel and myself'
Tipperary versus Cork will come with a huge sense of absence when the age-old rivals meet tonight.
Last year
Missing XI: The best players not at the 2022 World Cup
Erling Haaland and some of the other stars you won’t see in Qatar.
All time
'If I was a man, this would not have happened' - Pauw not for turning as player row drags on
Tyler Toland remains estranged from the Ireland camp.
Derry City confirm no supporters permitted to attend Monday's game
The League of Ireland side are set to host St Patrick’s Athletic.
Chilwell joking with Vardy about possible England return
The duo have been in fine form for the Foxes ahead of the international break.
'Pigs were flying in El Clasico before Messi and Ronaldo'
Both Messi and Ronaldo will not be on the field but the Barca boss thinks Sunday’s Clasico will be memorable
Real Madrid more of a team without Ronaldo, says Bale
“It’s maybe a bit more relaxed, yes,” the Wales international added.
Lionel Messi isn't missed as Argentina down Italy
Without their talismanic star, Jorge Sampaoli’s side showed they have strength in depth.
Unbelievable we're talking about Ibrahimovic - Sweden boss
Janne Andersson preferred to focus on the players who sealed their country’s World Cup berth.
No Coutinho as Liverpool name first Premier League starting XI of the season
Adam Lallana also misses the Reds’ opening game with a thigh problem.
Brazil footballing legend Pele can't light Olympic cauldron due to poor health
“Right now I am not in physical condition to take part in the opening of the Olympics,” the sporting icon said in a statement.