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Pivac to take over from Gatland as Wales head coach after 2019 World Cup
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Pivac to take over from Gatland as Wales head coach after 2019 World Cup

Jul 9th 2018, 1:30 PM 8,725 Views 12 Comments

He will remain in charge of the Scarlets next season.

Ex-Munster scrum-half confirmed as new Stade Francais backs and attack coach
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Ex-Munster scrum-half confirmed as new Stade Francais backs and attack coach

Jun 15th 2018, 4:34 PM 10,937 Views 10 Comments

Mike Prendergast is moving to the Top 14 club.

Gerrard brings three Liverpool staff to Rangers as he completes backroom team
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Gerrard brings three Liverpool staff to Rangers as he completes backroom team

Jun 7th 2018, 3:08 PM 13,966 Views 7 Comments

The Scottish club have also announced the loan signing of 20-year-old Ovie Ejaria from the Reds.

'We have listened to fans': West Ham appoint 64-year-old Pellegrini as new manager
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'We have listened to fans': West Ham appoint 64-year-old Pellegrini as new manager

May 22nd 2018, 8:38 AM 6,835 Views 6 Comments

The Chilean replaces David Moyes on a three-year deal.

RTÉ name replacement for Ryle Nugent as the broadcaster's head of sport
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RTÉ name replacement for Ryle Nugent as the broadcaster's head of sport

Apr 25th 2018, 12:46 PM 56,216 Views 42 Comments

Declan McBennett will take over the position in June.

Former Jacob's owner Michael Carey nominated to replace Conor Skehan as chair of the Housing Agency
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Former Jacob's owner Michael Carey nominated to replace Conor Skehan as chair of the Housing Agency

Apr 18th 2018, 2:45 PM 9,703 Views 22 Comments

Murphy has nominated Michael Carey, the former chair of Bord Bia who has extensive experience overseeing state bodies.

Former Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus added to Pro14 board
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Former Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus added to Pro14 board

Apr 14th 2018, 6:59 PM 12,290 Views 14 Comments

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux has also been appointed.

'I'm just delighted to be back in the game'
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'I'm just delighted to be back in the game'

Mar 22nd 2018, 10:12 PM 18,621 Views 12 Comments

Former Ireland coach Declan Kidney gave his first press conference as technical consultant at London Irish today.

Australian who started career with Navan RFC appointed Cardiff Blues head coach
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Australian who started career with Navan RFC appointed Cardiff Blues head coach

Mar 20th 2018, 1:50 PM 6,434 Views 1 Comment

John Mulvihill spent five years in Ireland.

Owens to ref Munster, Leinster get Garcès, and Poite in charge for Connacht
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Owens to ref Munster, Leinster get Garcès, and Poite in charge for Connacht

Feb 28th 2018, 12:17 PM 6,446 Views 15 Comments

EPCR has confirmed the refereeing appointments for the European quarter-finals.

Former Birmingham and Villa manager set to return for second spell as Scotland boss
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Former Birmingham and Villa manager set to return for second spell as Scotland boss

Feb 15th 2018, 11:20 PM 5,128 Views 7 Comments

Alex McLeish won seven of 10 games in charge during his previous spell in 2007.

After disgraced Mark Sampson's sacking, Phil Neville appointed new England Women's coach
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After disgraced Mark Sampson's sacking, Phil Neville appointed new England Women's coach

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:27 PM 4,937 Views 17 Comments

Since retiring, the 41-year-old has worked as a TV pundit and a coach with both Man United and Valencia.

Former Malaga boss Javi Gracia confirmed as Silva's replacement at Watford
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Former Malaga boss Javi Gracia confirmed as Silva's replacement at Watford

Jan 21st 2018, 8:08 PM 3,742 Views 4 Comments

The 47-year-old Spaniard takes over from Marco Silva, who was sacked on Sunday following a run of poor form.

O'Neill speculation ends as Paul Lambert is appointed Stoke City boss
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O'Neill speculation ends as Paul Lambert is appointed Stoke City boss

Jan 15th 2018, 11:33 AM 23,305 Views 30 Comments

The Scotsman signed a two-and-a-half year deal with the Premier League strugglers.

Former All-Ireland intermediate-winning boss appointed new Mayo ladies football manager
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Former All-Ireland intermediate-winning boss appointed new Mayo ladies football manager

Nov 25th 2017, 2:28 PM 6,321 Views 2 Comments

Peter Leahy takes over from Frank Browne who led Mayo to its first senior All-Ireland final appearance in a decade.

David Moyes confirmed as new West Ham manager
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David Moyes confirmed as new West Ham manager

Nov 7th 2017, 8:52 AM 5,573 Views 24 Comments

The former Everton, Man United and Sunderland boss replaces Slaven Bilic as head coach.

Louth announce shrewd appointment of Pete McGrath as new football manager
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Louth announce shrewd appointment of Pete McGrath as new football manager

Sep 27th 2017, 8:28 PM 5,512 Views 3 Comments

The 64-year-old takes over from Colin Kelly.

Bernard Jackman has Lions coach to thank after landing head coach role with Dragons
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Bernard Jackman has Lions coach to thank after landing head coach role with Dragons

Jun 12th 2017, 3:31 PM 11,519 Views 8 Comments

The former hooker arrives in Wales with the ‘highest recommendations’ of Warren Gatland.

Garry Monk takes over at Middlesbrough after shock departure from Leeds
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Garry Monk takes over at Middlesbrough after shock departure from Leeds

Jun 9th 2017, 4:48 PM 4,405 Views 12 Comments

He replaces Aitor Karanka at the Riverside.

One of the world's most highly-rated coaches confirmed as new Argentina boss
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One of the world's most highly-rated coaches confirmed as new Argentina boss

Jun 1st 2017, 10:23 PM 7,089 Views 0 Comments

Former Chile boss Jorge Sampaoli has officially cut his ties with Sevilla.

Ex-Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor returns to take over at Leicester Tigers
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Ex-Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor returns to take over at Leicester Tigers

Mar 20th 2017, 6:47 PM 8,548 Views 16 Comments

The Australian returns to Welford Road after spells with Queensland Reds and Tonga.

Leicester confirm Shakespeare as the man they believe will save them from relegation
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Leicester confirm Shakespeare as the man they believe will save them from relegation

Mar 12th 2017, 4:38 PM 4,287 Views 9 Comments

He has been given the job until the end of the season.

Ulster add former Welsh international Peel to coaching staff for next season
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Ulster add former Welsh international Peel to coaching staff for next season

Feb 15th 2017, 10:58 AM 7,621 Views 36 Comments

The coaching shake-up continues at the northern province.

Ex-Bolton and West Ham midfielder Kevin Nolan appointed manager of League Two club
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Ex-Bolton and West Ham midfielder Kevin Nolan appointed manager of League Two club

Jan 12th 2017, 5:06 PM 6,219 Views 9 Comments

The 34-year-old is taking over at Notts County.

39-year-old Marco Silva the man tasked with saving Hull from Premier League relegation
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39-year-old Marco Silva the man tasked with saving Hull from Premier League relegation

Jan 5th 2017, 12:47 PM 5,499 Views 4 Comments

An interesting appointment.

Coach of Olympic champion to lead Ireland's swimmers to Tokyo 2020
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Coach of Olympic champion to lead Ireland's swimmers to Tokyo 2020

Nov 29th 2016, 11:49 AM 3,994 Views 2 Comments

Jon Rudd says he wants to help Ireland ‘find that elusive podium position at World and Olympic level.’

2-time All-Ireland winner Fitzgerald ratified as Kerry selector
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2-time All-Ireland winner Fitzgerald ratified as Kerry selector

Nov 29th 2016, 8:24 AM 3,641 Views 2 Comments

In 1997, he inspired the county to their first All-Ireland title since 1986, as his nine points in the final against Mayo proved crucial.

One of Brian Cody's Kilkenny sidekicks has a big new hurling role in the GAA
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One of Brian Cody's Kilkenny sidekicks has a big new hurling role in the GAA

Jun 29th 2016, 1:47 PM 7,656 Views 11 Comments

Martin Fogarty is appointed the National Hurling Development manager.

Ephie Fitzgerald has been given the task of following one of the most successful managers in GAA history
# Tough Act To Follow
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Ephie Fitzgerald has been given the task of following one of the most successful managers in GAA history

Jan 26th 2016, 11:32 AM 8,164 Views 2 Comments

The former Clare selector will take over from Eamonn Ryan as manager of the Cork ladies footballers.

Earls backs 'incredible' appointment of Farrell as Ireland defence coach
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Earls backs 'incredible' appointment of Farrell as Ireland defence coach

Jan 7th 2016, 6:00 AM 9,092 Views 8 Comments

Anthony Foley believes the former England coach is the right man for the job.

Dublin's 2010 All-Ireland winning manager appointed as Tipperary supremo
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Dublin's 2010 All-Ireland winning manager appointed as Tipperary supremo

Nov 16th 2015, 11:40 AM 11,560 Views 3 Comments

Gerry McGill is the new man in charge of the Premier County’s intermediate ladies footballers.

Former SPL manager tasked with turning Derry City's fortunes around
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Former SPL manager tasked with turning Derry City's fortunes around

Nov 5th 2015, 7:08 PM 4,451 Views 0 Comments

Kenny Shiels becomes the club’s fifth manager in two years.

Donal Óg Cusack leaves RTÉ to take up coaching role with Clare hurlers
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Donal Óg Cusack leaves RTÉ to take up coaching role with Clare hurlers

Oct 26th 2015, 3:02 PM 34,481 Views 60 Comments

The former Cork goalkeeper has also announced his retirement from club hurling.

Down are set to appoint a new manager soon but won't say who
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Down are set to appoint a new manager soon but won't say who

Oct 23rd 2015, 10:20 AM 1,754 Views 0 Comments

The wait goes on for Jim McCorry’s replacement.

Peader Healy appointed new Cork senior football manager
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Peader Healy appointed new Cork senior football manager

Oct 17th 2015, 7:07 PM 8,069 Views 7 Comments

The Naomh Abán man has been given a two-year deal.

Football's worst kept secret has been confirmed but is Rafa the right man for Real?
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Football's worst kept secret has been confirmed but is Rafa the right man for Real?

Jun 3rd 2015, 9:27 AM 5,467 Views 12 Comments

Will he be gone within a year?

There's already one Irishman in the Lions squad for the 2017 tour to New Zealand
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There's already one Irishman in the Lions squad for the 2017 tour to New Zealand

May 29th 2015, 3:05 PM 11,139 Views 0 Comments

We’re already one up on England, Scotland and Wales.

Here's the new minister for drugs
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Here's the new minister for drugs

Apr 22nd 2015, 8:33 PM 17,038 Views 67 Comments

The government has agreed the appointment of a minister to deal with the National Drugs Strategy.

The man who helped dump Ireland out of the 94 World Cup set to manage Sunderland
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The man who helped dump Ireland out of the 94 World Cup set to manage Sunderland

Mar 16th 2015, 11:53 PM 5,557 Views 3 Comments

The Dutchman has confirmed he will take charge of the club.

Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

Feb 25th 2015, 11:59 PM 16,384 Views 38 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation has called on the government to call a halt to insurance companies introducing such services.