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#Alternative

# alternative - Sunday 7 July, 2019

E-scooters are flooding city streets worldwide, so just how green are they?

THe scooters can be driven door to door and avoid the need for parking spaces.

# alternative - Thursday 20 June, 2019

From The42 'At least they don't roll around like Neymar' - Brazilians seeking heroes turn to women footballers Alternative

'At least they don't roll around like Neymar' - Brazilians seeking heroes turn to women footballers

Spectators booed the men’s team off the field following their latest match.

# alternative - Thursday 13 June, 2019

From The42 'It was such a positive thing for my mental health' - The ex-Irish footballer embarking on a music career Alternative

'It was such a positive thing for my mental health' - The ex-Irish footballer embarking on a music career

Ex-Shelbourne star Stuart Byrne has just released his debut EP.

# alternative - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

From The42 'It's not the usual combination, to be a footballer and filmmaker' Alternative

'It's not the usual combination, to be a footballer and filmmaker'

Hannes Halldorsson says his job on the side sets him apart.

# alternative - Friday 26 January, 2018

From The42 No politics, kneeling for Vince McMahon's XFL Alternative

No politics, kneeling for Vince McMahon's XFL

News of the launch comes as the National Football League prepares to bring the curtain down on the most tumultuous season in its history.

# alternative - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

From The42 'I’ve heard nothing from Joe... There is no point in getting up my hopes' Option

'I’ve heard nothing from Joe... There is no point in getting up my hopes'

In-form Scarlets star Tadhg Beirne says he is hoping but not necessarily expecting to be part of Ireland’s Six Nations squad.

# alternative - Sunday 17 September, 2017

From The42 'When it’s a big stadium and not a huge amount of people, you’ve just got to bring your own energy' Alternative

'When it’s a big stadium and not a huge amount of people, you’ve just got to bring your own energy'

Rhys Ruddock said Leinster had to dig deep for Saturday’s victory.

# alternative - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

From The42 Conte eyes €90 million-rated Real Madrid star to cure Lukaku hangover Alternative

Conte eyes €90 million-rated Real Madrid star to cure Lukaku hangover

Previously a Man United target, Alvaro Morata is now wanted by Chelsea.

# alternative - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

From The42 Banned Tipperary GAA goalkeeper considering League of Ireland soccer switch Alternative

Banned Tipperary GAA goalkeeper considering League of Ireland soccer switch

Evan Comerford was suspended for three months following an altercation with referee Paddy Russell.

# alternative - Saturday 27 May, 2017

From The42 'I'd sign Assou-Ekotto but he wants to be a pornstar' Alternative

'I'd sign Assou-Ekotto but he wants to be a pornstar'

Harry Redknapp has managed the left-back twice before, but made a shocking revelation about the player.

# alternative - Saturday 13 May, 2017

From The42 ‘There were possibilities to go to England when I was younger, but my parents were never going to let me move’ Alternative This post contains videos

‘There were possibilities to go to England when I was younger, but my parents were never going to let me move’

Ryan Manning chats to The42 about his breakthrough season at QPR.

# alternative - Thursday 20 April, 2017

From The42 Do you agree with our alternative Premier League Team of the Year? Stars

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League Team of the Year?

We highlight the players who were unlucky to miss out on the official PFA selection.

# alternative - Friday 24 March, 2017

The Bus Éireann strike begins today - here's how to get around

A nationwide indefinite strike begins from midnight tonight.

# alternative - Thursday 22 September, 2016

From The42 Ireland have released their new alternative jersey... and it's purple Canterbury Fails

Ireland have released their new alternative jersey... and it's purple

The international teams will wear it as part of their change kit for 2016/17.

# alternative - Friday 16 September, 2016

From The42 'Women don't have to choose between putting on makeup and being a fierce athlete' Alternative

'Women don't have to choose between putting on makeup and being a fierce athlete'

Anna Geary chats to The42 about the continuing challenges facing women in sport.

# alternative - Saturday 23 April, 2016

From The42 Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the season? Standing Out

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

The official PFA team was named earlier this week.

# alternative - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

From The42 Ireland World XI features Luis Suarez but not Neymar Alternative

Ireland World XI features Luis Suarez but not Neymar

The PFAI members voted for a team with a decidedly stronger Barcelona flavour and no Bayern Munich representatives.

# alternative - Friday 13 November, 2015

British government considers blacklisting homeopathy treatments

A minister confirmed the government is looking at removing these products from the NHS prescription list.

# alternative - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

From The42 The42's alternative Leaving Cert History quiz Legends

The42's alternative Leaving Cert History quiz

We test your knowledge of all-time Irish sporting records.

# alternative - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

From The42 Premier League flops Falcao and Balolelli make Twitter's team of the season #UwotM8? Alternative

Premier League flops Falcao and Balolelli make Twitter's team of the season #UwotM8?

A team of the season that features Cesc Fabregas, Alexis Sánchez and David De Gea also features Radamel Falcao and Mario Balotelli.

# alternative - Monday 27 April, 2015

From The42 Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the year? Unsung Heroes

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

David Silva, Jose Fonte and Charlie Austin among others feature in our side.

# alternative - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The42 3 tell-tale signs it’s time to change up that gym routine Alternative

3 tell-tale signs it’s time to change up that gym routine

‘You’re not hurting afterwards’ and more indications that you must do better.

# alternative - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From The42 A United legend thinks James Wilson can be the club's 20-goal-a-season man Alternative

A United legend thinks James Wilson can be the club's 20-goal-a-season man

Louis van Gaal recently lamented that his team does not have a player capable of hitting that scoring milestone.

# alternative - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

From The42 Falcao can find another top club, says agent Alternative

Falcao can find another top club, says agent

The Colombia striker joined United from Monaco until the end of the season in September.

# alternative - Friday 2 January, 2015

From The42 Irish WWE star Fergal Devitt on his earlier career as a promising GAA player Alternative

Irish WWE star Fergal Devitt on his earlier career as a promising GAA player

The man known as Finn Bálor, played for both Bray Emmets and Wolfe Tone.

# alternative - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The42 Change in hurling penalty rules 'inevitable' - Butler Alternative

Change in hurling penalty rules 'inevitable' - Butler

“It’s going to evolve to one-on-one,” the former hurling coordinator added.

# alternative - Sunday 6 July, 2014

From The42 Van Gaal kept keeper in dark over last-minute switch Alternative

Van Gaal kept keeper in dark over last-minute switch

The bold gambit paid off spectacularly as Tim Krul saved two spot-kicks.

# alternative - Saturday 14 December, 2013

From The42 Your Colourful Character Pic of the Day Alternative

Your Colourful Character Pic of the Day

Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright has lit up the the World Darts Championships with his outlandish attire.

# alternative - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies

The economic institute says using the promissory note savings, investing in a stimulus package and taxing the top 10 per cent of earners could reduce the government deficit to 3 per cent by 2015.

# alternative - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

From The42 10 of TheScore.ie’s alternative end-of-season Premier League awards Looking Back This post contains videos

10 of TheScore.ie’s alternative end-of-season Premier League awards

We look back on the most memorable moments in the top flight (and occasionally the Europa League and League Cup).

# alternative - Saturday 4 May, 2013

From The42 TheScore.ie's alternative Premier League Team of the Year Underrated

TheScore.ie's alternative Premier League Team of the Year

We select the unfortunate players who missed out on the PFA’s official seclection this year.

# alternative - Friday 26 April, 2013

Column: To restore our financial credibility, tough decisions must be taken on Croke Park 2

You can’t spend money you don’t have, writes Seán Murphy, who says Jack O’Connor’s proposal to use the €1 billion promissory note savings and taxing the wealthy is not a viable solution.

# alternative - Thursday 4 April, 2013

UK police to treat attacks on goths and punks as hate crimes

Greater Manchester Police said that people should be able to express their alternative sub-culture identity freely without having to tolerate hate crime.

# alternative - Sunday 23 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge 12 tracks of Christmas: your alternative festive playlist Alternative Christmas This post contains videos

12 tracks of Christmas: your alternative festive playlist

Not a Mariah Carey or Slade song in sight…

# alternative - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board

Following a review of echincea’s safety and effectiveness, the IMB is advising against children using it.