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#Alternative

# alternative - Monday 23 March, 2020

Lukaku only an Inter player because of 'Dybala's failure to join Man United'
# Alternative
From The42
# Alternative

Lukaku only an Inter player because of 'Dybala's failure to join Man United'

Mar 23rd 2020, 11:17 AM 8,609 Views 4 Comments

If the Bianconeri striker’s rumoured move to Old Trafford gone through, the Belgian would have headed the other way, according to the player’s agent.

# alternative - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Labour's alternate Budget: No income tax credits on €100k+ incomes and raising levy on the banks
# Budget 2020
# Budget 2020

Labour's alternate Budget: No income tax credits on €100k+ incomes and raising levy on the banks

Oct 3rd 2019, 3:23 PM 18,135 Views 80 Comments

Opposition parties were out outlining their Budget 2020 proposals today.

# alternative - Friday 13 September, 2019

Former world number one Osaka changes coach for second time this year
# Alternative
From The42
# Alternative

Former world number one Osaka changes coach for second time this year

Sep 13th 2019, 12:29 PM 2,881 Views 4 Comments

The 21-year-old has announced she will no longer be working with Jermaine Jenkins.

# alternative - Sunday 7 July, 2019

E-scooters are flooding city streets worldwide, so just how green are they?
# Two Wheels Good
# Two Wheels Good

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

Jul 7th 2019, 6:31 AM 38,854 Views 90 Comments

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

# alternative - Thursday 20 June, 2019

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

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

Jun 20th 2019, 6:19 PM 4,149 Views 3 Comments

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

# alternative - Thursday 13 June, 2019

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

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

Jun 13th 2019, 8:06 PM 26,028 Views 4 Comments

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

# alternative - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 20th 2018, 8:39 PM 6,560 Views 2 Comments

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

# alternative - Friday 26 January, 2018

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

No politics, kneeling for Vince McMahon's XFL

Jan 26th 2018, 11:46 AM 6,006 Views 6 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 19,882 Views 24 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 17th 2017, 12:32 PM 7,746 Views 5 Comments

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

# alternative - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

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

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

Jul 11th 2017, 12:36 PM 10,763 Views 3 Comments

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

# alternative - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

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

Banned Tipperary GAA goalkeeper considering League of Ireland soccer switch

Jun 7th 2017, 6:00 AM 20,236 Views 24 Comments

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

# alternative - Saturday 27 May, 2017

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

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

May 27th 2017, 1:23 PM 14,909 Views 10 Comments

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

# alternative - Saturday 13 May, 2017

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

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

May 13th 2017, 7:30 AM 12,457 Views 0 Comments

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

# alternative - Thursday 20 April, 2017

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

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

Apr 20th 2017, 3:27 PM 11,985 Views 30 Comments

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
# Alternative Route
# Alternative Route

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

Mar 24th 2017, 12:01 AM 38,952 Views 75 Comments

A nationwide indefinite strike begins from midnight tonight.

# alternative - Thursday 22 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 22nd 2016, 1:21 PM 17,484 Views 39 Comments

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

# alternative - Friday 16 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 16th 2016, 8:00 AM 29,418 Views 24 Comments

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

# alternative - Saturday 23 April, 2016

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

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

Apr 23rd 2016, 10:15 AM 10,487 Views 25 Comments

The official PFA team was named earlier this week.

# alternative - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

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

Ireland World XI features Luis Suarez but not Neymar

Jan 12th 2016, 5:00 PM 9,403 Views 11 Comments

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
# Alternative
# Alternative

British government considers blacklisting homeopathy treatments

Nov 13th 2015, 2:15 PM 12,178 Views 94 Comments

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

# alternative - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

The42's alternative Leaving Cert History quiz
# Legends
From The42
# Legends

The42's alternative Leaving Cert History quiz

Jun 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 22,173 Views 15 Comments

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

# alternative - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

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

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

May 27th 2015, 5:00 PM 6,536 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 27th 2015, 8:20 PM 10,919 Views 21 Comments

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

# alternative - Sunday 29 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 29th 2015, 12:05 AM 6,294 Views 1 Comment

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

# alternative - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 18th 2015, 12:41 PM 6,516 Views 2 Comments

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

# alternative - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

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

Falcao can find another top club, says agent

Jan 13th 2015, 2:56 PM 10,571 Views 32 Comments

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

# alternative - Friday 2 January, 2015

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

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

Jan 2nd 2015, 1:00 PM 9,372 Views 4 Comments

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

# alternative - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

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

Change in hurling penalty rules 'inevitable' - Butler

Sep 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,224 Views 26 Comments

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

# alternative - Sunday 6 July, 2014

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

Van Gaal kept keeper in dark over last-minute switch

Jul 6th 2014, 10:42 AM 12,710 Views 11 Comments

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

# alternative - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Your Colourful Character Pic of the Day
# Alternative
From The42
# Alternative

Your Colourful Character Pic of the Day

Dec 14th 2013, 4:09 PM 3,526 Views 3 Comments

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
# Budget
# Budget

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies

Jun 26th 2013, 12:05 PM 2,972 Views 9 Comments

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

10 of TheScore.ie’s alternative end-of-season Premier League awards
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

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

May 21st 2013, 12:00 PM 12,214 Views 16 Comments

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

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

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

May 4th 2013, 10:00 AM 3,004 Views 13 Comments

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
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Apr 26th 2013, 7:00 AM 41 Views 99 Comments

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
# Manchester
# Manchester

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

Apr 4th 2013, 1:09 PM 8,038 Views 72 Comments

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

12 tracks of Christmas: your alternative festive playlist
# Alternative Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Alternative Christmas

12 tracks of Christmas: your alternative festive playlist

Dec 23rd 2012, 11:00 AM 7,038 Views 19 Comments

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
# Echinacea
# Echinacea

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

Aug 21st 2012, 7:15 AM 7,524 Views 72 Comments

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