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Thursday 8 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Coach

This year
Derry mourn the loss of 'Gentleman Jim McKeever'
First-ever Footballer of the Year and coaching inspiration passes away.
Last year
# contact skills
'He has been brilliant' - VDF hails the impact of Denis Leamy in Leinster
The former Munster man became Leinster’s contact skills coach last summer.
# Irish Abroad
Ex-Munster man Flannery handed permanent contract at Harlequins
The former Ireland hooker joined the Premiership club in 2020.
All time
# Backroom
Munster's search for a fifth coach still active but not main priority
Johann van Graan has been keen to bring in an additional member of coaching staff.
# Irish Abroad
'The boundaries are limitless' - Irishman Kingsley finds his kicking calling
The Portlaoise man is skills and kicking coach with the Dragons.
# Criticism
Versace, Coach and Givenchy apologise after sparking outrage over China t-shirts
Versace was criticised yesterday for a t-shirt that implied Hong Kong and Macau were independent.
# nightmare coaches
Vehicle supplier secures order to have Facebook group it claims is damaging its business reputation taken down
The injunction was granted in favour Harris Auto Trading Company.
# saga over
Defence coach Edwards confirms Wales exit after turning down new contract
The former English rugby league star is in high demand after helping Wales to four Six Nations Championships.
# content coach
'No gender' in life under Davy Fitz, gains in the GAA and a recent learning trip to Arsenal
Wexford legend Mags D’Arcy is enjoying her ‘internship’ in the Wexford senior hurling backroom team.
# Toxic
Ex-Ireland international opens up about Aston Villa coach's alleged bullying
Kevin MacDonald has been removed by the club following Gareth Farrelly’s accusations.
# Defence
'Our catchphrase is, 'There's always a solution until someone stops working''
Connacht defence coach Peter Wilkins explains how the province have focused on behaviour.
# Search Party
'You're very strong': Thai football team lost for nine days in a cave have been found
The boys and their coach entered the cave on 23 June.
# Staff
Isa Nacewa won't be replacing Girvan Dempsey as Leinster's attack coach
However, the province are looking for a new coach to join Leo Cullen’s staff next season.
# The Boss
'It was so smart of Leo, so strategic, to bring someone like Stuart in'
Leinster have thrived since Leo Cullen’s decision to pick up the phone and call Stuart Lancaster.
# World Class
Argentina Messi's team not mine, admits coach
Jorge Sampaoli accepted on Thursday the two-time world champions’ chances at the World Cup in Russia will depend on the superstar’s influence.
# coach's code
'If you start complaining about a refereeing decision, you haven’t been good enough'
Exeter Chiefs director of rugby took a very different approach to defeat than his counterpart in Leicester.
# jj kavanagh and sons
This gal messaged Conor McGregor's coach... thinking he was a coach company
Coach Kavanagh, do you do any coaches from Killarney to Castlebar? No?
# Fitness
'We have athletes but they can’t play, we've produced robots'
Leading strength and conditioning coach Mike McGurn talks fitness and nutrition, and brings us through his turbulent career.
# lincoln place
Second hit and run in 24 hours as woman critical after being hit by coach luggage door in Dublin
Two men were taken to St Vincent’s University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
# Oxfordshire
17 people hospitalised after coach overturned in heavy fog in the UK
A woman died and several other people were injured in crashes on the A40 in Oxfordshire on Wednesday.
# king billy
Billy Walsh in the corner as USA secure their first boxing medal of Rio 2016
Meanwhile, the man who beat Paddy Barnes lost out at the quarter-final stage.
# Coach
Former Nigeria coach Keshi dies aged 54
A winner of the Africa Cup of Nations as a player and coach, Stephen Keshi died at the age of 54.
# Parting ways
Murray splits with Mauresmo after 2 years, will 'take some time to consider the next steps'
The two-time major champion will not be coached by the French former world number one any longer, it has been announced.
# warning
You are a 'd*******' if you watch Juve, Napoli coach tells players
Napoli must focus on themselves and have been advised against watching Serie A leaders Juventus by coach Maurizio Sarri.
# rog rester
New deal will keep ROG at Racing Metro until 2019
The Cork man continues to impress in his first coaching role.
# sing out sunday
"Am I moved by your performance? That should be what sells records, more than what you look like"
A top vocal coach shares what it’s like working on hit TV show the Voice.
# Sex Scandal
Basketball coach accused of paying for stripteases and sex acts for players
Former escort Katina Powell says she was paid $10,000 to bring dancers onto campus.
# Non-runner
'I certainly am not going after Lancaster's job': Schmidt brushes off England link
No point in taking a demotion anyway.
# Belgium
Driver killed, child in intensive care as bus carrying schoolchildren crashes
It is reported the driver lost control on the highway and the coach crashed into an overpass.
# Claim
'I want to be loved, I do not seek more'
The former Barcelona boss has already won the Champions League twice, as well as five league titles.
# mindset
'Winning is not our primary focus' - Carolan drives development with Ireland U20s
The Connacht academy manager outlines the philosophy that will shape his Ireland U20s team.
# New Role
1999 All-Ireland winning captain appointed as new Cork hurling coach
JBM will be working alongside Mark Landers next year.
# Old friends
Heaslip: You couldn't repeat some of the stuff Cheika says in the sheds
Ireland have been praising the Wallabies head coach, but also stress that they are focusing on their own display.
# Insider
Former Connacht coach Bradley driving Georgian development
The 40-times capped ex-Ireland and Munster scrum-half is in charge of ‘the Lelos’ attack and back play.
# Fresh Perspective
Ireland pack making minor tweaks to solid foundations under Easterby
Joe Schmidt’s new forwards coach explains that small adjustments can help Ireland stay ahead of the opposition.
# Coach
Liam McHale joins Cavan backroom team as player performance coach
The former Mayo star will link up with Terry Hyland’s side.
# News To Me
Liam McHale: 'I nearly crashed the car when I heard my name mentioned on the radio'
The Mayo man has denied reports that he had agreed to join on with Westmeath.
# Vacancy
Cork have to look for a new senior football coach
Ronan McCarthy has stepped down from his role.
# Assault
Pensioner stabbed with pen after bus argument
This article contains a graphic image. Don’t say we didn’t warn you…