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# Ambition

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Double World Cup winner Dan Carter aiming for one trophy he's missing
The former All-Blacks star will be hoping to claim the Champions Cup, after his return to Racing was confirmed.
'I'd love to play for Ireland' - Road less travelled led Cloete to Munster
The 28-year-old openside flanker has suffered greatly with injuries during his career.
'I'd love to do it again' - The top Irish scorer in England eager for 2019 call-up
James Collins has been in stunning form for Luton Town this year, and was watched at the weekend by Irish assistant coach Robbie Keane.
'That is the ambition': Leinster scrum coach Fogarty ready to step up if Ireland come calling
Greg Feek will join Joe Schmidt through Ireland’s exit door after next year’s World Cup.
Mourinho clarifies comments after reportedly saying United need a 'miracle' to finish in top four
The club are a whopping 16 points behind bitter rivals and pacesetters Manchester City.
'The plan is to come back stronger' - Ireland's Sean Maguire on overcoming adversity
The Preston North End striker believes past experiences have helped him cope with this latest injury.
Old devil-may-care attitude could reap major reward, says McIlroy
The 29-year-old’s last triumph in a major dates back to 2014.
Can England dare to dream of World Cup glory?
Even accounting for soft opposition, the Three Lions’ record so far contrasts starkly with four years ago.
Neymar 'really wants' to work under Guardiola
The 26-year-old superstar has done little to quash the rumours he could leave PSG this summer.
Bewley's MD: 'The biggest risk I've ever taken? Working directly with my father'
Cól Campbell of Bewley’s also talks about the toughest thing he’s ever had to do.
Padraig Harrington keen to captain Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup
The 46-year-old is expected to be named by current European skipper Thomas Bjorn as a vice-captain for the next edition.
'I think I’m going to live until about 200 now,' says Ronnie O'Sullivan
The star apologised on Sunday to Crucible fans for the “embarrassing” start to his latest world title bid.
'I never had an interest in being a footballer until I saw what James had'
Sligo Rovers defender Patrick McClean on his famous older brother, hopes for the season ahead, and grand ambitions for the future.
The Norway-born skier hoping to do Ireland proud at the Winter Olympics
Thomas Westgard chats to The42 about competing at Pyeongchang.
Serena Williams wants to defend Australian Open title 3 months after giving birth
Another grand slam title would move the US star level with Margaret Court’s record.
Autistic golfer dreams of Green Jacket
For newly qualified professional Simon Seungmin Lee, the sport is a way to escape from his enclosed self and engage with the world.
'McGregor and Vardy decided their fate. If it's possible for them, it should be possible for me'
Chiedozie Ogbene talks about his departure from Cork City and why first team football is the key factor in becoming a top level professional player.
Man United move realises childhood dream - Romelu Lukaku
Meanwhile, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is said to feel betrayed by the Belgian striker.
PSG star 'would love' Barcelona move but club refuse to sell
Marco Verratti wants a transfer to happen but the French side have made it unlikely, the Catalans’ president has claimed.
Everton take summer spending past €100m with signings of Ramirez and Keane
Sandro Ramirez has put pen to paper on a four-year deal to become the Toffees’ fourth buy.
Manchester United a dream move, says Lazio star
The Old Trafford side were reported to have put a bid in for Felipe Anderson in February last year.
'James McClean is the kind of player I want to turn out to be like'
Bristol City and Ireland winger Callum O’Dowda admits he is still finding his feet at club and international level.
'Hopefully, it's a bit of blueprint for other teams because it's an attractive style'
Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac wants to see more teams adopting an attacking approach.
The adventurers who took less than 3 days to climb Ireland’s 26 highest peaks
Shaun Stewart and Lonan O’Farrell chat to The42 about their incredible feat.
Munster back row O'Donoghue keen to 'kick on' with Ireland on summer tour
The 23-year-old understands that he must prove himself to Joe Schmidt at provincial level again.
Cillian Sheridan hopes Poland move will help him get O'Neill and Keane's attention
The Cavan-born striker joined Polish title contenders Jagiellonia Bialystok earlier this week.
How one week in 2016 changed Denise O'Sullivan's life
The Irish international speaks to The42 about life in America with Houston Dash.
Pogba wants more attacking role at Manchester United
The France international says Jose Mourinho tells him he must make more effort in defence and try to retrieve balls.
Wayne Rooney dreaming of becoming a manager
The striker is keen not to walk away from football when he finally hangs up his boots.
This tech billionaire thinks your car will make you money when you're not using it
It all ties into Tesla Motors’ ultimate goal of developing its electric cars and creating a sustainable future.
'I don’t want to be 24 or 25 and not starting for my club team'
Ireland U20s back Jacob Stockdale is an ambitious young Irish rugby player.
'It's realistic' - Pat Lam targets back-to-back Pro12 titles for Connacht
The western province’s head coach is already thinking of next season.
This remarkable season is only the beginning of Connacht's ambition
Yesterday, the western province presented their strategy for the next four years.
This Irish startup has developed a radio service that reacts to you
Gramma Music describes its app as ‘reactive radio’ and it has ambitious aims.
In 2014, Leicester's owner promised to turn them into a top-five club within 'three years'
The Thai billionaire businessman added that he spent a lot of time studying various clubs as he contemplated a potential takeover.
Facebook's plans to take over the world are taking two steps forward
Virtual reality is the major focus but it’s also looking at ways to help people deal with more data-intensive services like video.
Here's how you can harness your ambitions to achieve your goals
Use your ambition to achieve the big goals in your life, writes Rachel Bridge.
Barry Cowen says he wants to lead Fianna Fáil
But he added that Micheál Martin is pitching himself as an alternative Taoiseach.
'They don't have a fear of doing something wrong. You're supposed to express yourself'
Our columnist Lynne Cantwell looks at how Ireland can genuinely make progress during the Six Nations.
Gary Neville: I won't end up in management
The Valencia boss has revealed he does not intend to stay in the dugout long-term.