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#Blow

# blow - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

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

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

Jan 10th 2017, 9:31 AM 5,186 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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# Blow

Southampton's Europa League hopes suffer setback in Prague

Nov 24th 2016, 8:05 PM 4,314 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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# Blow

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

Nov 12th 2016, 8:46 PM 7,680 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
# Cameron
# Cameron

170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory

Oct 5th 2016, 6:44 PM 16,358 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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# Blow

Munster set to be without Francis Saili for rest of year

Sep 14th 2016, 3:33 PM 12,498 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
# Dislocated
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# Dislocated

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

Jun 12th 2016, 12:16 PM 11,858 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
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

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

May 30th 2016, 7:33 PM 19,955 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
# Blow
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# Blow

Tearful Luis Suarez limps out of Cup final

May 23rd 2016, 12:01 AM 13,893 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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# Blow

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

Apr 25th 2016, 11:29 PM 14,693 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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# Blow

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

Mar 5th 2016, 4:46 PM 4,707 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 28,894 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
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# Cruciate Curse

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

Jan 26th 2016, 10:31 AM 7,334 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Nov 13th 2015, 6:00 AM 10,534 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Nov 11th 2015, 6:49 PM 4,638 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Oct 31st 2015, 6:23 PM 8,692 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 28,964 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 24,082 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

May 30th 2015, 3:39 PM 9,378 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

May 20th 2015, 10:11 PM 76,140 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Apr 23rd 2015, 12:39 PM 7,156 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
# Blow
From The42
# Blow

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

Mar 3rd 2015, 9:32 PM 4,949 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 28,550 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Feb 17th 2015, 2:33 PM 12,239 Views 49 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Feb 16th 2015, 6:14 PM 15,421 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Feb 12th 2015, 3:40 PM 5,051 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Jan 13th 2015, 5:31 PM 7,400 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Jan 10th 2015, 5:22 PM 3,336 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
# Blow
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# Blow

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

Dec 10th 2014, 1:57 PM 3,865 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
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# A Boy Stevie

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

Dec 9th 2014, 9:26 PM 4,783 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
# Blow
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# Blow

James McCarthy and Glenn Whelan both OUT of Scotland game

Nov 13th 2014, 10:14 AM 10,698 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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# Blow

Mario Balotelli's pig barred from entering Britain

Oct 11th 2014, 12:04 AM 8,236 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 10,400 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 2,182 Views 3 Comments

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

# blow - Monday 16 June, 2014

All Blacks centre Smith ruled out of third Test against England
# Blow
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# Blow

All Blacks centre Smith ruled out of third Test against England

Jun 16th 2014, 12:04 PM 2,952 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Munster fans will get a chance to see Tyler Bleyendaal in action against a second-string English side tomorrow.

# blow - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Waterford's Barrett rushed to hospital with dislocated kneecap
# Blow
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# Blow

Waterford's Barrett rushed to hospital with dislocated kneecap

May 25th 2014, 7:17 PM 6,325 Views 1 Comment

The De La Salle player was making his starting debut for the senior side

# blow - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Leinster's Kearney out for up to five months after cruciate ligament tear
# Acl
From The42
# Acl

Leinster's Kearney out for up to five months after cruciate ligament tear

May 20th 2014, 5:29 PM 7,444 Views 27 Comments

More positively, Brian O’Driscoll and Fergus McFadden are due back in training on Thursday.

# blow - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Ronaldo a major doubt for Champions League final after breaking down in warm-up
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# Blow

Ronaldo a major doubt for Champions League final after breaking down in warm-up

May 17th 2014, 3:47 PM 8,166 Views 3 Comments

His absence today also means the star will share the European golden boot with Liverpool’s Luis Suarez.

# blow - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Own-goal double derails Everton's Champions League bid
# Blow
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# Blow

Own-goal double derails Everton's Champions League bid

Apr 26th 2014, 3:11 PM 3,901 Views 5 Comments

Ireland’s Seamus Coleman was on target — but at the wrong end of the field.

# blow - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Bayern's Thiago ruled out of Man United clash
# Blow
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# Blow

Bayern's Thiago ruled out of Man United clash

Mar 29th 2014, 9:44 PM 4,144 Views 10 Comments

Bayern coach Pep Guardiola told Sky Sports that the 22-year-old will probably need an operation.

# blow - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Two changes for Ireland U20s as captain Dan Leavy's Six Nations ends
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# Blow

Two changes for Ireland U20s as captain Dan Leavy's Six Nations ends

Mar 5th 2014, 11:35 AM 2,956 Views 0 Comments

The Leinster flanker is struggling with a shoulder injury and will miss the remaining two games.