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# blow - Friday 24 March, 2017

Coleman set for long spell on the sidelines with suspected leg break
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Coleman set for long spell on the sidelines with suspected leg break

Mar 24th 2017, 10:41 PM 53,510 Views 84 Comments

There were no replays of the incident that prompted Taylor’s sending off, and O’Neill was reluctant to condemn the player.

Leinster confirm Heaslip and Kearney will miss Champions Cup QF against Wasps
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Leinster confirm Heaslip and Kearney will miss Champions Cup QF against Wasps

Mar 24th 2017, 1:13 PM 12,018 Views 35 Comments

The experienced pair have both undergone ‘minor procedures’ to remedy injury issues.

# blow - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Maurice Shanahan banned as CHC reject his appeal against Cork red card
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Maurice Shanahan banned as CHC reject his appeal against Cork red card

Mar 23rd 2017, 9:20 PM 7,477 Views 2 Comments

Waterford forward will miss Sunday’s Division 1A trip to Clare.

# blow - Monday 20 March, 2017

Offaly boss didn't sleep for 'two or three nights' after Armagh hiding, while McNamee return unlikely
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Offaly boss didn't sleep for 'two or three nights' after Armagh hiding, while McNamee return unlikely

Mar 20th 2017, 3:59 PM 7,180 Views 0 Comments

McNamee has made 130 appearances for Offaly since 2003, but it appears he won’t be returning to the county colours in 2017.

# blow - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Man City's title challenge looks all but over after Stoke setback
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Man City's title challenge looks all but over after Stoke setback

Mar 8th 2017, 10:22 PM 10,656 Views 13 Comments

Ireland international Jon Walters made his long-awaited return to action tonight.

# blow - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Clare senior ruled out for U21 footballers and in doubt for Ballyea's All-Ireland final
# Woeful Timing
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# Woeful Timing

Clare senior ruled out for U21 footballers and in doubt for Ballyea's All-Ireland final

Mar 7th 2017, 7:54 PM 8,233 Views 0 Comments

A hand injury will prevent Pearse Lillis from being involved against Kerry tomorrow night.

# blow - Monday 30 January, 2017

Big setback for the Rossies as two key players won't be involved in 2017
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Big setback for the Rossies as two key players won't be involved in 2017

Jan 30th 2017, 12:05 AM 11,832 Views 2 Comments

Neil Collins and Cathal Cregg won’t be lining out for Roscommon in 2017.

# blow - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Early season cruciate blow for Tyrone as attacker ruled out for 2017 season
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Early season cruciate blow for Tyrone as attacker ruled out for 2017 season

Jan 10th 2017, 9:31 AM 5,170 Views 1 Comment

Connor McAliskey suffered the injury during Sunday’s loss to Cavan.

# blow - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Southampton's Europa League hopes suffer setback in Prague
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Southampton's Europa League hopes suffer setback in Prague

Nov 24th 2016, 8:05 PM 4,298 Views 0 Comments

Costa Nhamoinesu scored the only goal of the game to win his side Group K in the Europa League on Thursday.

# blow - Saturday 12 November, 2016

O'Neill suggests Brady didn't know he was on a booking tonight
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O'Neill suggests Brady didn't know he was on a booking tonight

Nov 12th 2016, 8:46 PM 7,664 Views 4 Comments

The Norwich star will miss next year’s qualifier against Wales after picking up a costly yellow this evening

# blow - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory
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# Cameron

170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory

Oct 5th 2016, 6:44 PM 16,235 Views 52 Comments

Cameron Ireland Ltd has said “with great regret” that manufacturing, assembly and test activities at its Longford plant are “potentially” set to cease.

# blow - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Munster set to be without Francis Saili for rest of year
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Munster set to be without Francis Saili for rest of year

Sep 14th 2016, 3:33 PM 12,485 Views 12 Comments

Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus has already moved to bring in South African centre Jaco Taute.

# blow - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Blow for Ireland U20s as out-half Johnston heads home injured
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# Dislocated

Blow for Ireland U20s as out-half Johnston heads home injured

Jun 12th 2016, 12:16 PM 11,838 Views 10 Comments

Newcastle Falcons man Brett Connon will take his place in the squad.

# blow - Monday 30 May, 2016

Ireland captain Keane a doubt for Euro 2016 after picking up injury in training
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# Bad News

Ireland captain Keane a doubt for Euro 2016 after picking up injury in training

May 30th 2016, 7:33 PM 19,926 Views 33 Comments

The veteran striker won’t play at Turner’s Cross tomorrow night and faces a race to be fit after receiving an injection to his calf.

# blow - Monday 23 May, 2016

Tearful Luis Suarez limps out of Cup final
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Tearful Luis Suarez limps out of Cup final

May 23rd 2016, 12:01 AM 13,883 Views 9 Comments

The former Liverpool striker scored 59 goals for Barca this season.

# blow - Monday 25 April, 2016

Jamie Vardy will miss Leicester's potential Premier League party after additional ban
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Jamie Vardy will miss Leicester's potential Premier League party after additional ban

Apr 25th 2016, 11:29 PM 14,681 Views 32 Comments

The striker already missed the Foxes’ rousing 4-0 victory over Swansea at the weekend.

# blow - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Another injury worry for Martin O'Neill in today's Premier League action
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Another injury worry for Martin O'Neill in today's Premier League action

Mar 5th 2016, 4:46 PM 4,693 Views 0 Comments

Shane Long, Harry Arter and John O’Shea all picked up injuries midweek.

# blow - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Mayo medics accept Lee Keegan 'should have been withdrawn' after heavy clash
# Concussion
From The42
# Concussion

Mayo medics accept Lee Keegan 'should have been withdrawn' after heavy clash

Jan 31st 2016, 5:10 PM 28,846 Views 40 Comments

The Mayo man’s big hit on Eoin Cadogan left both men unable to play on, but Keegan did.

# blow - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Injury rules Ger Aylward out of All-Ireland junior club final
# Cruciate Curse
From The42
# Cruciate Curse

Injury rules Ger Aylward out of All-Ireland junior club final

Jan 26th 2016, 10:31 AM 7,316 Views 4 Comments

There are fears the Kilkenny man may miss some of this year’s championship.

# blow - Friday 13 November, 2015

'Part of me regrets it and part of me doesn't' - Sean O'Brien on the Papé punch
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'Part of me regrets it and part of me doesn't' - Sean O'Brien on the Papé punch

Nov 13th 2015, 6:00 AM 10,511 Views 14 Comments

The Ireland flanker says Joe Schmidt ‘didn’t go crazy’ with him over the incident and subsequent ban.

# blow - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Shane Long ruled out of Friday's play-off with Bosnia but could still feature in second-leg
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Shane Long ruled out of Friday's play-off with Bosnia but could still feature in second-leg

Nov 11th 2015, 6:49 PM 4,624 Views 8 Comments

The striker will remain at Southampton to get more treatment in his attempts to shake off his ankle injury.

# blow - Saturday 31 October, 2015

One of Ireland's most experienced players set to miss Bosnia clash
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From The42
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One of Ireland's most experienced players set to miss Bosnia clash

Oct 31st 2015, 6:23 PM 8,675 Views 13 Comments

It was a good day for another Irish goalkeeper, however.

# blow - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Users describe the terrifying effects of smoking "weaponised marijuana"
# Mass Destruction
# Mass Destruction

Users describe the terrifying effects of smoking "weaponised marijuana"

Aug 23rd 2015, 6:00 PM 28,943 Views 100 Comments

The NYC police commissioner says the city has seen a spike in hospitalisations from the drug.

# blow - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Hammer blow for Clare as Podge Collins sidelined for 'foreseeable future'
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Hammer blow for Clare as Podge Collins sidelined for 'foreseeable future'

May 31st 2015, 3:37 PM 24,048 Views 17 Comments

The corner-forward sustained the injury in a club game on Saturday evening.

# blow - Saturday 30 May, 2015

More bad news for Davy as Clare's 2-goal hero ruled out of qualifier
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From The42
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More bad news for Davy as Clare's 2-goal hero ruled out of qualifier

May 30th 2015, 3:39 PM 9,370 Views 5 Comments

Things aren’t going well for the Banner.

# blow - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Stephanie Roche's American dream has come to a premature end
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From The42
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Stephanie Roche's American dream has come to a premature end

May 20th 2015, 10:11 PM 76,123 Views 67 Comments

The move has seemingly been made as the club look to accommodate two new signings.

# blow - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Another Leinster player needs surgery and has been ruled out for the rest of the season
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From The42
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Another Leinster player needs surgery and has been ruled out for the rest of the season

Apr 23rd 2015, 12:39 PM 7,144 Views 8 Comments

Marty Moore faces 12 weeks out, Leinster confirmed on Thursday.

# blow - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Robbie Brady set to miss Ireland's crucial Euro 2016 qualifier
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From The42
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Robbie Brady set to miss Ireland's crucial Euro 2016 qualifier

Mar 3rd 2015, 9:32 PM 4,940 Views 4 Comments

The former Manchester United youth is set to be out of action for months after hurting his calf muscle.

# blow - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track

Feb 25th 2015, 11:35 AM 28,532 Views 27 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side have now won two from two.

# blow - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Damien Varley has been forced to retire from rugby at the age of 31
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From The42
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Damien Varley has been forced to retire from rugby at the age of 31

Feb 17th 2015, 2:33 PM 12,198 Views 48 Comments

Munster centurion hangs up his boots following medical advice.

# blow - Monday 16 February, 2015

Fractures to three vertebrae mean Jamie Heaslip is out of the England game
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From The42
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Fractures to three vertebrae mean Jamie Heaslip is out of the England game

Feb 16th 2015, 6:14 PM 15,403 Views 43 Comments

The Ireland number eight may also miss the clash with Wales later next month.

# blow - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Steven Gerrard is a doubt for one of the most important parts of Liverpool's season
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From The42
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Steven Gerrard is a doubt for one of the most important parts of Liverpool's season

Feb 12th 2015, 3:40 PM 5,036 Views 13 Comments

The long goodbye looks set to be a little bit shorter.

# blow - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Luke Marshall set for another spell on the sidelines following fifth concussion
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From The42
# Blow

Luke Marshall set for another spell on the sidelines following fifth concussion

Jan 13th 2015, 5:31 PM 7,372 Views 16 Comments

Ulster also confirmed that Dan Tuohy is to miss the Six Nations.

# blow - Saturday 10 January, 2015

City's title challenge suffers a setback as they're held by Everton
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From The42
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City's title challenge suffers a setback as they're held by Everton

Jan 10th 2015, 5:22 PM 3,323 Views 3 Comments

A Steven Naismith header helped the Toffees earn a much-needed point today.

# blow - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Nick Evans and Chris Robshaw will miss Harlequins' trip to Dublin
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Nick Evans and Chris Robshaw will miss Harlequins' trip to Dublin

Dec 10th 2014, 1:57 PM 3,856 Views 15 Comments

England captain Robshaw will see a specialist on his troublesome shoulder later in the week.

# blow - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

The brilliant Steven Gerrard free-kick that gave Liverpool late hope tonight
# A Boy Stevie
From The42
# A Boy Stevie

The brilliant Steven Gerrard free-kick that gave Liverpool late hope tonight

Dec 9th 2014, 9:26 PM 4,768 Views 19 Comments

The hosts needed a win to progress in this evening’s clash.

# blow - Thursday 13 November, 2014

James McCarthy and Glenn Whelan both OUT of Scotland game
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From The42
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James McCarthy and Glenn Whelan both OUT of Scotland game

Nov 13th 2014, 10:14 AM 10,691 Views 35 Comments

The FAI have confirmed that both players will return to their clubs.

# blow - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Mario Balotelli's pig barred from entering Britain
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From The42
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Mario Balotelli's pig barred from entering Britain

Oct 11th 2014, 12:04 AM 8,209 Views 11 Comments

The Italy international must register himself as a breeder and provide a certificate of health.

# blow - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Angel Di Maria ruled out of World Cup -- report
# Fallen Angel
From The42
# Fallen Angel

Angel Di Maria ruled out of World Cup -- report

Jul 5th 2014, 11:02 PM 10,392 Views 5 Comments

Argentina’s second most threatening player hobbled out of their win over Belgium.

# blow - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Owen Farrell ruled out of England's third Test in New Zealand
# Knee Injury
From The42
# Knee Injury

Owen Farrell ruled out of England's third Test in New Zealand

Jun 17th 2014, 10:57 AM 2,176 Views 3 Comments

The 22-year-old out-half’s absence opens the door for Freddie Burns or Danny Cipriani in the 10 shirt.