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#Best Laid Plans

# best-laid-plans - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

'Eriksson accepted the position of United manager, and had even signed a contract'
# Best Laid Plans
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# Best Laid Plans

'Eriksson accepted the position of United manager, and had even signed a contract'

Dec 28th 2021, 9:00 PM 31,329 Views 1 Comment

Read an extract from ‘Sir Alex: Simply the Best’.

USA v Ireland one-day cricket series cancelled
# Off
From The42
# Off

USA v Ireland one-day cricket series cancelled

Dec 28th 2021, 8:27 PM 3,062 Views 1 Comment

The latest Covid concerns included positive tests for an umpire and members of the US squad.

# best-laid-plans - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Here's how Uefa will conclude the Champions League and Europa League
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

Here's how Uefa will conclude the Champions League and Europa League

Jun 17th 2020, 3:54 PM 5,475 Views 2 Comments

All the detail you need to know about Uefa’s re-jigged plans to finish their competitions.

# best-laid-plans - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

'This year, I took the year out of school to train for Tokyo... I think that will be the case again next year'
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

'This year, I took the year out of school to train for Tokyo... I think that will be the case again next year'

Apr 7th 2020, 10:19 PM 4,633 Views 0 Comments

Irish Para swimmer Nicole Turner on life in lockdown, plans after deferring her Leaving Cert and fundraising for an important cause.

# best-laid-plans - Thursday 26 March, 2020

UFC boss aiming to stage the 'baddest card' in MMA history during global pandemic
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

UFC boss aiming to stage the 'baddest card' in MMA history during global pandemic

Mar 26th 2020, 11:17 AM 11,115 Views 7 Comments

UFC 249 had originally been set for 18 April in Brooklyn.

# best-laid-plans - Sunday 22 March, 2020

'It's a balls, but it's not the end of the world' - Sugrue finds positives as Masters dream is delayed
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

'It's a balls, but it's not the end of the world' - Sugrue finds positives as Masters dream is delayed

Mar 22nd 2020, 10:00 AM 21,736 Views 3 Comments

The Cork golfer talks to The42 about the postponing of Augusta National, putting his pro career on hold, and mixing it with Tiger Woods.

# best-laid-plans - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

All 10 League of Ireland games scheduled for this weekend have been postponed
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

All 10 League of Ireland games scheduled for this weekend have been postponed

Feb 28th 2018, 4:07 PM 2,841 Views 2 Comments

The Football Association of Ireland confirmed the news via a statement today.

# best-laid-plans - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Panicking about Christmas dinner? These recipes for turkey and two tasty side dishes could be a lifesaver
# Best Laid Plans
# Best Laid Plans

Panicking about Christmas dinner? These recipes for turkey and two tasty side dishes could be a lifesaver

Dec 24th 2016, 10:00 AM 14,021 Views 6 Comments

The shops are still open – these simple recipes could yet save Christmas!

# best-laid-plans - Friday 8 July, 2016

Embedded footage shows how a tearful Cormier learned that the Jones fight had been pulled
# Jon's Gone
From The42
# Jon's Gone

Embedded footage shows how a tearful Cormier learned that the Jones fight had been pulled

Jul 8th 2016, 12:07 PM 5,666 Views 4 Comments

The UFC champ still wanted the fight to go ahead.

# best-laid-plans - Monday 1 June, 2015

Rotten weather has forced Patti Smith's Dublin gig indoors
# Because The Night
# Because The Night

Rotten weather has forced Patti Smith's Dublin gig indoors

Jun 1st 2015, 3:48 PM 23,663 Views 33 Comments

Patti’s performance will now take place in ‘two tented structures’ at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham.

# best-laid-plans - Saturday 3 January, 2015

From Gandy's Cottages to Bungalow Bliss: the history of the 'pattern book'
# Best Laid Plans
# Best Laid Plans

From Gandy's Cottages to Bungalow Bliss: the history of the 'pattern book'

Jan 3rd 2015, 10:30 AM 12,315 Views 8 Comments

Architectural design manuals have been with us for centuries.

# best-laid-plans - Thursday 18 December, 2014

High Court blow for the Rugby World Cup bid (but don't worry, all is not lost)
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

High Court blow for the Rugby World Cup bid (but don't worry, all is not lost)

Dec 18th 2014, 4:08 PM 4,107 Views 6 Comments

Organisers committed to vision for a world class Casement Park despite today’s ruling.

# best-laid-plans - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Pressure on Reilly after officials call his HSE reforms 'unworkable'
# Best Laid Plans
# Best Laid Plans

Pressure on Reilly after officials call his HSE reforms 'unworkable'

Sep 6th 2014, 3:09 PM 12,385 Views 52 Comments

In briefing documents prepared for Leo Varadkar, the new health minister is told that “a more coherent approach” is needed.

# best-laid-plans - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Delay leaves tight, tight deadline to finish 1916 museum
# Just Two Weeks
# Just Two Weeks

Delay leaves tight, tight deadline to finish 1916 museum

Sep 2nd 2014, 10:49 AM 8,847 Views 35 Comments

What should be done at the historic 1916 site on Moore St? Councillors can’t decide. And the clock is ticking. (Tick tock, etc.)

# best-laid-plans - Saturday 8 February, 2014

4 tactical areas to watch out for when Ireland take on Wales today
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

4 tactical areas to watch out for when Ireland take on Wales today

Feb 8th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,443 Views 7 Comments

Can Joe Schmidt create an irresistible force to get around the immovable Welsh champions?

# best-laid-plans - Friday 13 December, 2013

The Toulon v Chiefs 'World Cup of Clubs' is not going to happen
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

The Toulon v Chiefs 'World Cup of Clubs' is not going to happen

Dec 13th 2013, 1:36 PM 2,864 Views 2 Comments

Plans for a friendly between the Super 15 and European champions have been shelved.

# best-laid-plans - Friday 11 October, 2013

Gary Neville was approached to be part of RTE's punditry team - Dunphy
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

Gary Neville was approached to be part of RTE's punditry team - Dunphy

Oct 11th 2013, 8:00 AM 15,054 Views 55 Comments

The ex-Man United defender was reportedly enthusiastic about the station’s proposal.

# best-laid-plans - Monday 10 December, 2012

'Preparations were perfect, everything else was a bit of a disaster' - Best on RWC '07
# The Beast
From The42
# The Beast

'Preparations were perfect, everything else was a bit of a disaster' - Best on RWC '07

Dec 10th 2012, 6:30 PM 2,465 Views 0 Comments

The former Ireland flanker played his final match in the pool stage elimination by Argentina.

# best-laid-plans - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Brady: 'The culture of football in this country is wrong'
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

Brady: 'The culture of football in this country is wrong'

Jul 31st 2012, 6:45 AM 1,834 Views 11 Comments

Irish football needs to rethink its approach if it wants to produce good young players, argues Liam Brady.

# best-laid-plans - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Planning for Olympics 2012 a 'blueprint' for future hosts
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

Planning for Olympics 2012 a 'blueprint' for future hosts

Mar 29th 2012, 8:13 AM 167 Views 0 Comments

Hwever, British Prime Minister David Cameron warned that “the drive to embed and secure the benefits of London 2012 is still to come”.

# best-laid-plans - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Is this AVB's Chelsea team-sheet for tonight's Napoli game? Or a ruse....
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

Is this AVB's Chelsea team-sheet for tonight's Napoli game? Or a ruse....

Feb 21st 2012, 2:36 PM 1,518 Views 0 Comments

The Chelsea boss just reportedly pulled a stroke worthy of his former mentor Jose Mourinho, in revealing a fake plan… or accidentally gave away his actual tactics.

# best-laid-plans - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

2020 vision: Ireland reveals test cricket target
# Best Laid Plans
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# Best Laid Plans

2020 vision: Ireland reveals test cricket target

Jan 24th 2012, 4:46 PM 441 Views 0 Comments

“This is not a dreamy aspiration but a real ambition,” Cricket Ireland chief executive Warren Deutrom explained at today’s strategic announcement.

# best-laid-plans - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

English FA cool on idea of May friendly in Dublin
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

English FA cool on idea of May friendly in Dublin

Dec 13th 2011, 12:54 PM 2,188 Views 7 Comments

John Delaney admits that any friendly between Ireland and England is unlikely to take place until after next summer’s European Championships.

# best-laid-plans - Monday 5 December, 2011

It's a knock-out: Wladimir Klitschko calls off Mormeck meeting
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

It's a knock-out: Wladimir Klitschko calls off Mormeck meeting

Dec 5th 2011, 12:09 PM 297 Views 0 Comments

Heavyweight champion had a kidney stone removed at the weekend and is still in pain, manager says.

# best-laid-plans - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Dates confirmed for 2014 Ryder Cup in Scotland
# Best Laid Plans
From The42
# Best Laid Plans

Dates confirmed for 2014 Ryder Cup in Scotland

Nov 29th 2011, 12:26 PM 165 Views 0 Comments

The 2014 Ryder Cup will take place from 26-28 September in Gleneagles, it was confirmed this morning.