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#Challenge

# challenge - Friday 17 June, 2022

St Pat's look ahead to potential Euro date with Tottenham's conquerors
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

St Pat's look ahead to potential Euro date with Tottenham's conquerors

Jun 17th 2022, 12:01 AM 5,270 Views 2 Comments

Tim Clancy’s side could be set for a tricky tie with Slovenian club Mura.

# challenge - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Kevin De Bruyne forced to use left foot as a child – to protect friend’s flowers
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Kevin De Bruyne forced to use left foot as a child – to protect friend’s flowers

May 12th 2022, 9:29 PM 8,019 Views 1 Comment

The Belgian international scored three of his four goals against Wolves with his supposed weaker foot.

# challenge - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Ireland look to end difficult Six Nations campaign on a positive note
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Ireland look to end difficult Six Nations campaign on a positive note

Apr 30th 2022, 7:00 AM 8,933 Views 3 Comments

The final round of the Women’s Six Nations sees Greg McWilliams’ side host Scotland in Belfast today.

# challenge - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

11 games into his reign, Stephen O'Donnell confident Dundalk moving in the right direction
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

11 games into his reign, Stephen O'Donnell confident Dundalk moving in the right direction

Apr 19th 2022, 6:36 PM 2,403 Views 1 Comment

The manager saw his side lose 1-0 to Shamrock Rovers on Monday night.

# challenge - Friday 1 April, 2022

Vera Pauw's Ireland will use upcoming match with U15 boys team to 'try out a few things'
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Vera Pauw's Ireland will use upcoming match with U15 boys team to 'try out a few things'

Apr 1st 2022, 8:13 AM 22,948 Views 10 Comments

They face a crucial World Cup qualifier with Sweden later this month.

# challenge - Monday 28 March, 2022

'It’s a huge game, probably the most important to date'
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'It’s a huge game, probably the most important to date'

Mar 28th 2022, 1:16 PM 7,072 Views 1 Comment

Jim Crawford’s Irish U21 team face a big test away to Sweden tomorrow.

# challenge - Thursday 24 March, 2022

'I'm walking into a dressing room where I’m probably the only person who hasn’t won a league title'
# Into The Lyons Den
From The42
# Into The Lyons Den

'I'm walking into a dressing room where I’m probably the only person who hasn’t won a league title'

Mar 24th 2022, 8:06 PM 51,073 Views 6 Comments

Ireland U21 defender Andy Lyons on adjusting to full-time football at Shamrock Rovers and watching Evan Ferguson at 14.

# challenge - Thursday 10 March, 2022

'We play with a physicality that Ireland haven’t seen before' - Eddie Jones
# Fighting Talk
From The42
# Fighting Talk

'We play with a physicality that Ireland haven’t seen before' - Eddie Jones

Mar 10th 2022, 10:00 PM 10,916 Views 5 Comments

The England boss pointed out that Andy Farrell’s men haven’t faced South Africa since 2017.

# challenge - Thursday 3 March, 2022

Russian Football Union to appeal against ban imposed by Fifa and Uefa
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Russian Football Union to appeal against ban imposed by Fifa and Uefa

Mar 3rd 2022, 7:40 PM 4,572 Views 9 Comments

The ban means Russia will not participate in the upcoming men’s World Cup qualifying play-offs or UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 this summer.

# challenge - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

Ulster light on numbers as they search for new Irish-qualified hooker
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Ulster light on numbers as they search for new Irish-qualified hooker

Jan 26th 2022, 8:47 AM 10,755 Views 13 Comments

Wales international Brad Roberts will leave the province at the end of the season.

# challenge - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Moyes believes England will come calling if Bowen maintains form
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Moyes believes England will come calling if Bowen maintains form

Jan 13th 2022, 8:17 AM 2,942 Views 2 Comments

The calls for Bowen to win a call-up from Gareth Southgate are getting louder.

# challenge - Thursday 6 January, 2022

Nadal says Djokovic knew the risks: 'He made his own decisions'
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Nadal says Djokovic knew the risks: 'He made his own decisions'

Jan 6th 2022, 9:15 AM 44,178 Views 36 Comments

The Serb has launched a court challenge to stay in the country and play at this month’s Australian Open where both he and Nadal would be chasing a record 21st Grand Slam title.

# challenge - Saturday 18 December, 2021

Leinster set to appeal for cancelled Montpellier game to be rescheduled
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Leinster set to appeal for cancelled Montpellier game to be rescheduled

Dec 18th 2021, 1:06 PM 15,932 Views 14 Comments

The Irish province are unhappy about EPCR’s decision.

# challenge - Saturday 4 December, 2021

How are Munster shaping up for their Champions Cup clash with Wasps?
# In Flux
From The42
# In Flux

How are Munster shaping up for their Champions Cup clash with Wasps?

Updated Dec 4th 2021, 9:33 PM 48,124 Views 16 Comments

The southern province have some highly experienced players available.

# challenge - Thursday 2 December, 2021

Managing Spurs is Antonio Conte's 'biggest challenge'
# Work Cut Out
From The42
# Work Cut Out

Managing Spurs is Antonio Conte's 'biggest challenge'

Dec 2nd 2021, 10:56 AM 1,804 Views 1 Comment

The Italian was left chastened by an embarrassing Europa Conference League defeat.

# challenge - Thursday 25 November, 2021

'After three weeks I am starting to understand the situation' - Conte
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'After three weeks I am starting to understand the situation' - Conte

Nov 25th 2021, 9:48 PM 8,923 Views 3 Comments

Spurs were stunned 2-1 by the lowest ranked team in the Europa Conference League.

# challenge - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Ireland challenge players to be 'leaders' for provinces ahead of Six Nations
# Day Jobs
From The42
# Day Jobs

Ireland challenge players to be 'leaders' for provinces ahead of Six Nations

Nov 23rd 2021, 6:00 AM 3,823 Views 3 Comments

The United Rugby Championship returns this weekend, with the Champions Cup on the horizon.

# challenge - Monday 15 November, 2021

'I like a risk' - Gerrard welcomes the pressure that comes with Aston Villa job
# Up For A Challenge
From The42
# Up For A Challenge

'I like a risk' - Gerrard welcomes the pressure that comes with Aston Villa job

Nov 15th 2021, 2:16 PM 3,270 Views 0 Comments

The Liverpool legend will manage in the Premier League for the first time this Saturday.

# challenge - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Ireland hoping to make history ahead of Tallaght clash with 'one of the best teams in the world'
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Ireland hoping to make history ahead of Tallaght clash with 'one of the best teams in the world'

Updated Oct 19th 2021, 8:51 AM 16,410 Views 7 Comments

Megan Connolly and co open their World Cup qualifying campaign against Sweden on Thursday.

# challenge - Monday 4 October, 2021

Steven Gerrard criticises ‘leg-breaking’ challenge
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

Steven Gerrard criticises ‘leg-breaking’ challenge

Oct 4th 2021, 2:09 PM 6,995 Views 1 Comment

Ryan Porteous was sent off in the first half of his side’s 2-1 defeat at Rangers.

# challenge - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Man accused of Kevin Lunney abduction takes High Court case over time limits regarding judicial reviews
# Challenge
# Challenge

Man accused of Kevin Lunney abduction takes High Court case over time limits regarding judicial reviews

Jun 22nd 2021, 3:50 PM 10,174 Views 0 Comments

The man has previously brought judicial review proceedings challenging the Special Criminal Court’s jurisdiction to hear his trial.

# challenge - Monday 21 June, 2021

Challenge brought over decision not to proceed with Waterford halting site
# Challenge
# Challenge

Challenge brought over decision not to proceed with Waterford halting site

Jun 21st 2021, 10:05 PM 17,656 Views 0 Comments

The council voted against the plans last March.

# challenge - Monday 31 May, 2021

'The trial hasn't worked. I don't think it's going to feature beyond the Rainbow Cup'
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'The trial hasn't worked. I don't think it's going to feature beyond the Rainbow Cup'

May 31st 2021, 12:39 PM 14,280 Views 25 Comments

Munster had a successful captain’s challenge at the death against Cardiff Blues.

# challenge - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Dutch gang leader arrested at Kinahan hideout loses appeal against decision allowing him to be tried for murder
# Naoufal Fassih
# Naoufal Fassih

Dutch gang leader arrested at Kinahan hideout loses appeal against decision allowing him to be tried for murder

May 27th 2021, 7:45 PM 26,329 Views 0 Comments

Naoufal Fassih was arrested in 2016.

# challenge - Friday 30 April, 2021

'He brings a huge professionalism. We were blown away' - backing club boss to succeed with Déise
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'He brings a huge professionalism. We were blown away' - backing club boss to succeed with Déise

Apr 30th 2021, 6:50 AM 4,873 Views 0 Comments

Cork star Doireann O’Sullivan on new chapters for Shane Ronayne and Saoirse Noonan, and the Rebels set-up ahead of the 2021 season.

# challenge - Friday 16 April, 2021

What can Ireland expect from France in their Six Nations showdown in Dublin?
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

What can Ireland expect from France in their Six Nations showdown in Dublin?

Apr 16th 2021, 4:50 PM 3,048 Views 0 Comments

The winner of tomorrow’s clash in Dublin will advance into the final against England.

# challenge - Thursday 18 March, 2021

'We had three days to get a team together' - The story of how a new Irish football club was born
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'We had three days to get a team together' - The story of how a new Irish football club was born

Mar 18th 2021, 8:00 PM 16,126 Views 4 Comments

Tommy Barrett and Conn Murray discuss the formation of Treaty United.

# challenge - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

'Challenge it' - Kiwi rugby getting to grips with new captain's referral system
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'Challenge it' - Kiwi rugby getting to grips with new captain's referral system

Mar 9th 2021, 7:30 PM 11,778 Views 7 Comments

There were referrals in both Super Rugby Aotearoa games last weekend.

# challenge - Monday 22 February, 2021

'The problem is, we do not yet bring in money' - Vera Pauw on Irish footballers' equal pay fight
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'The problem is, we do not yet bring in money' - Vera Pauw on Irish footballers' equal pay fight

Feb 22nd 2021, 6:07 PM 4,622 Views 4 Comments

The Ireland boss also spoke of plans to introduce ‘mixed-gender’ training.

# challenge - Sunday 10 January, 2021

'We live in a world where there are a lot of sad and angry people' - The challenges of being a female pundit
# Prejudice
From The42
# Prejudice

'We live in a world where there are a lot of sad and angry people' - The challenges of being a female pundit

Jan 10th 2021, 7:00 AM 61,432 Views 34 Comments

Irish footballer Chloe Mustaki on the Karen Carney controversy and her own experiences in punditry.

# challenge - Monday 14 December, 2020

Farrell confirms Ireland will head to New Zealand for a three-Test tour in 2022
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Farrell confirms Ireland will head to New Zealand for a three-Test tour in 2022

Dec 14th 2020, 1:47 PM 6,995 Views 10 Comments

Ireland have yet to beat the Kiwis on New Zealand soil.

# challenge - Monday 9 November, 2020

Mo Farah takes a break from running as he bids for TV crown
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Mo Farah takes a break from running as he bids for TV crown

Nov 9th 2020, 10:53 PM 8,230 Views 8 Comments

The athlete is set to take part in British TV reality show ‘I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!’.

# challenge - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Working the 11pm-to-7am shift while winning promotion
# Profile
From The42
# Profile

Working the 11pm-to-7am shift while winning promotion

Nov 7th 2020, 7:15 AM 12,257 Views 1 Comment

Tim Clancy reflects on a memorable season that saw Drogheda crowned First Division champions.

# challenge - Friday 9 October, 2020

The Irish underage star embarking on a new adventure in Switzerland
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

The Irish underage star embarking on a new adventure in Switzerland

Oct 9th 2020, 9:00 AM 11,426 Views 2 Comments

New Grasshopper loan signing Connor Ronan is hoping to help Jim Crawford’s side overcome Italy.

# challenge - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Former Manchester United midfielder Ravel Morrison finds new club
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Former Manchester United midfielder Ravel Morrison finds new club

Sep 22nd 2020, 1:17 PM 11,727 Views 7 Comments

The 27-year-old has signed for Dutch side ADO Den Haag until the end of the Eredivisie season.

# challenge - Sunday 23 August, 2020

'We do support the dual player, but we can't design an entire fixtures programme around a player'
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'We do support the dual player, but we can't design an entire fixtures programme around a player'

Aug 23rd 2020, 9:30 AM 5,720 Views 0 Comments

The dual player concept and trial rules were two topics Camogie Association CEO Sinéad McNulty recently discussed with The42.

# challenge - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Challenge against Leaving Cert calculated grades system opens before the High Court
# Homeschooling
# Homeschooling

Challenge against Leaving Cert calculated grades system opens before the High Court

Aug 12th 2020, 5:23 PM 35,308 Views 0 Comments

Elijah Burke said the State’s decision means he cannot advance to third-level education for another year.

# challenge - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Pacific Rugby campaigners want 'comprehensive review' of Beaumont’s World Rugby re-election
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Pacific Rugby campaigners want 'comprehensive review' of Beaumont’s World Rugby re-election

Jul 22nd 2020, 11:22 AM 7,376 Views 2 Comments

World Rugby say the election for chairman was ‘fairly contested’.

# challenge - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Former Ireland international set for managerial stint in India
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Former Ireland international set for managerial stint in India

Jun 14th 2020, 4:03 PM 10,857 Views 2 Comments

Curtis Fleming has a new role with Punjab FC.

# challenge - Thursday 4 June, 2020

'It's brought people together' - The world champion boxer working in a hospital during the pandemic
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

'It's brought people together' - The world champion boxer working in a hospital during the pandemic

Jun 4th 2020, 3:00 PM 17,765 Views 2 Comments

Kellie Harrington is combining training with seven-day work weeks.

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