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#Comeback

# comeback - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

'I had a few cries and a few breakdowns. There were dark moments but I look back on it as an achievement'
# Cora
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# Cora

'I had a few cries and a few breakdowns. There were dark moments but I look back on it as an achievement'

Apr 28th 2020, 9:30 PM 25,226 Views 8 Comments

Cora Staunton on her remarkable recovery from a career-threatening injury, a whirlwind 12 months, and what the future holds for the Mayo great.

# comeback - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Rob Gronkowski reunited with Tom Brady at Buccaneers
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Rob Gronkowski reunited with Tom Brady at Buccaneers

Apr 21st 2020, 11:02 PM 11,884 Views 8 Comments

The Hall of Fame shoo-in has made a stunning return from retirement.

# comeback - Monday 20 April, 2020

Uefa chief Ceferin said leagues ready to play behind closed doors
# Play It Again
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# Play It Again

Uefa chief Ceferin said leagues ready to play behind closed doors

Apr 20th 2020, 1:30 PM 5,438 Views 27 Comments

“I believe there are options that can allow us to restart cup championships and to complete them,” European football’s top administrator says.

# comeback - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

'He has done an unbelievable job' - Dan Leavy into final stages of knee rehab
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# Comeback

'He has done an unbelievable job' - Dan Leavy into final stages of knee rehab

Updated Apr 14th 2020, 3:53 PM 21,523 Views 22 Comments

The 25-year-old Ireland and Leinster flanker suffered a complex knee injury last year.

# comeback - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

'He said 'You'll never be able to walk again' - Parsons on recovering from horror knee injury
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# Comeback

'He said 'You'll never be able to walk again' - Parsons on recovering from horror knee injury

Mar 25th 2020, 11:50 AM 8,168 Views 8 Comments

The Mayo midfielder suffered the injury in a Connacht quarter-final defeat to Galway in May 2018.

# comeback - Friday 21 February, 2020

'Dev had a big setback at a bad time for him but he has bounced back well'
# Comeback
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# Comeback

'Dev had a big setback at a bad time for him but he has bounced back well'

Feb 21st 2020, 3:13 PM 8,931 Views 7 Comments

Leinster man Devin Toner starts for Ireland on Sunday against England as Iain Henderson drops out.

# comeback - Friday 14 February, 2020

Ludik returns from injury for Ulster, McCloskey given chance to shine
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# Comeback

Ludik returns from injury for Ulster, McCloskey given chance to shine

Feb 14th 2020, 12:29 PM 4,621 Views 19 Comments

Jordi Murphy, Jack McGrath and Craig Gilroy left on the bench for the trip to Wales.

# comeback - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Wayne Rooney will be 'ready' for Man United reunion
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Wayne Rooney will be 'ready' for Man United reunion

Feb 5th 2020, 10:23 AM 8,167 Views 3 Comments

Derby County will host the Red Devils in the FA Cup fifth round, with a goal from the experienced striker helping them get there.

# comeback - Saturday 1 February, 2020

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Farrell hails 'magnificent effort' from Sexton to perform despite minimal prep

Feb 1st 2020, 8:24 PM 11,044 Views 30 Comments

A knee injury left the new Ireland captain unable to train in full until the squad went to Portugal 10 days ago.

# comeback - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspires Milan on first start
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspires Milan on first start

Jan 11th 2020, 4:23 PM 7,938 Views 2 Comments

His team won and scored for the first time in four Serie A matches.

# comeback - Monday 6 January, 2020

Ireland international Darren Randolph set for Premier League return - reports
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# Comeback

Ireland international Darren Randolph set for Premier League return - reports

Jan 6th 2020, 12:20 PM 12,182 Views 12 Comments

The goalkeeper is expected to seal a £4 million switch to West Ham.

# comeback - Friday 20 December, 2019

Irish teen Aaron Connolly set for Brighton return
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# Comeback

Irish teen Aaron Connolly set for Brighton return

Dec 20th 2019, 9:34 AM 6,481 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old Galway native has broken into the club’s first team this season.

# comeback - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Libertadores winners Flamengo complete Club World Cup turnaround to reach final
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# Comeback

Libertadores winners Flamengo complete Club World Cup turnaround to reach final

Dec 17th 2019, 8:14 PM 9,251 Views 0 Comments

Liverpool face Monterrey in the other semi-final on Wednesday.

# comeback - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Old dog, new tricks - how Gasperini went from 'sad and depressed' to Italian football's 'magician'
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Old dog, new tricks - how Gasperini went from 'sad and depressed' to Italian football's 'magician'

Dec 12th 2019, 5:24 PM 5,457 Views 1 Comment

Atalanta’s Champions League fairytale simplifies the superb work their manager has accomplished in recent seasons.

# comeback - Friday 29 November, 2019

Mo Farah targeting track return at Tokyo 2020 Olympics
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Mo Farah targeting track return at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Nov 29th 2019, 11:57 AM 3,603 Views 7 Comments

The star has come under intense scrutiny for his cooperation with US coach Alberto Salazar.

# comeback - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Sice saves the day for All-Ireland club champions Corofin and sends Galway football final to a replay
# Draw At The Death
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# Draw At The Death

Sice saves the day for All-Ireland club champions Corofin and sends Galway football final to a replay

Oct 20th 2019, 5:26 PM 17,217 Views 4 Comments

The seven-in-a-row bid lives on after Corofin avoided a massive upset at the hands of Tuam Stars.

# comeback - Monday 30 September, 2019

Assessing Kieran Kingston's return to the Cork hurling hot-seat
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# Comeback

Assessing Kieran Kingston's return to the Cork hurling hot-seat

Sep 30th 2019, 7:39 PM 6,480 Views 3 Comments

Kingston becomes the fifth man to come back for a second bite at the cherry in the Rebel County.

# comeback - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Juventus and Italy legend returns to club in new role
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Juventus and Italy legend returns to club in new role

Sep 25th 2019, 8:44 PM 9,295 Views 0 Comments

Eight-time Serie A winner Andrea Barzagli is back as part of Maurizio Sarri’s backroom staff.

# comeback - Saturday 21 September, 2019

'I had a lot of bad days when I had no motivation to do anything, thinking that I’m f****d, basically'
# Comeback
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# Comeback

'I had a lot of bad days when I had no motivation to do anything, thinking that I’m f****d, basically'

Sep 21st 2019, 8:30 AM 19,016 Views 10 Comments

Jayson Molumby talks to The42 about recovering from a 15-month injury nightmare to captain Ireland’s exciting U21s.

# comeback - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Arsenal fight back to earn point in exhilarating North London derby
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Arsenal fight back to earn point in exhilarating North London derby

Sep 1st 2019, 6:30 PM 17,269 Views 17 Comments

Alexandre Lacazette scored just before half-time, before Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang equalised in the second half.

# comeback - Friday 26 July, 2019

'I thought our intensity caught them by surprise' - Bradley hails players after European win
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# Comeback

'I thought our intensity caught them by surprise' - Bradley hails players after European win

Jul 26th 2019, 7:30 AM 5,881 Views 1 Comment

The Hoops came from behind to beat an Apollon Limassol side who beat Basel, Lazio and Marseille in last season’s competition.

# comeback - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Ex-Ulster man Lealiifano returns to Wallabies team for first time since 2016
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Ex-Ulster man Lealiifano returns to Wallabies team for first time since 2016

Jul 25th 2019, 8:34 AM 4,487 Views 8 Comments

James O’Connor is also set for his first appearance in 2,142 days.

# comeback - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Ulster's Coetzee returns to Springboks 23 for first time in four years
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# Comeback

Ulster's Coetzee returns to Springboks 23 for first time in four years

Jul 17th 2019, 2:59 PM 6,255 Views 5 Comments

The powerful back row has been named on the bench for Saturday’s Rugby Championship clash with Australia.

# comeback - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Australia's prodigal son on the verge of a sensational return
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# Comeback

Australia's prodigal son on the verge of a sensational return

Jul 9th 2019, 9:34 AM 12,882 Views 4 Comments

James O’Connor could join Michael Cheika’s World Cup squad six years after a string of off-field incidents saw him exiled.

# comeback - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Fairytale return for Murray as he reaches doubles final at Queen's
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Fairytale return for Murray as he reaches doubles final at Queen's

Jun 23rd 2019, 11:23 AM 3,974 Views 2 Comments

The former world number one returned from career-threatening hip surgery this week.

# comeback - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Tallaght drama as Derry come from two down to snatch draw against Rovers
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Tallaght drama as Derry come from two down to snatch draw against Rovers

Jun 8th 2019, 9:14 PM 4,732 Views 10 Comments

Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe got the visitors’ equaliser seven minutes from time.

# comeback - Friday 26 April, 2019

'There was just blood everywhere... I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy'
# 7s
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# 7s

'There was just blood everywhere... I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy'

Apr 26th 2019, 3:23 PM 48,490 Views 3 Comments

Greg O’Shea has overcome injury and disappointment with Munster to become an Ireland 7s star.

# comeback - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Liverpool could be handed timely boost against Porto
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Liverpool could be handed timely boost against Porto

Apr 16th 2019, 8:51 PM 11,730 Views 24 Comments

Jurgen Klopp says long-term absentee Joe Gomez is in line to make a return to the starting XI.

Major boost for Galway with star forward home from Australia this week and set to rejoin panel
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Major boost for Galway with star forward home from Australia this week and set to rejoin panel

Apr 16th 2019, 4:20 PM 32,193 Views 5 Comments

Joseph Cooney is returning to boost their attack, while Jonathan Glynn has completed a club transfer to New York.

# comeback - Monday 15 April, 2019

Good news for Mayo as leading scorer and ex-AFL player make returns from injury in club action
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# Comeback

Good news for Mayo as leading scorer and ex-AFL player make returns from injury in club action

Apr 15th 2019, 5:27 PM 15,640 Views 1 Comment

Cillian O’Connor and Cian Hanley made their comebacks over the weekend.

# comeback - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Tiger Woods rolls back the years to claim stunning Masters victory
# Champion
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# Champion

Tiger Woods rolls back the years to claim stunning Masters victory

Apr 14th 2019, 7:28 PM 41,934 Views 81 Comments

The 43-year-old started the day two shots off the lead but battled hard to see off Francesco Molinari, Dustin Johnson and Xander Schauffele.

# comeback - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Rory O'Carroll makes return as Kilmacud open title defence with impressive defeat of Ballymun
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# Comeback

Rory O'Carroll makes return as Kilmacud open title defence with impressive defeat of Ballymun

Apr 13th 2019, 8:39 PM 14,144 Views 2 Comments

Dean Rock scored 0-7 for the losing team.

# comeback - Thursday 4 April, 2019

'I hadn't played fullback in a while... I don't think I was being targeted'
# Frustration
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# Frustration

'I hadn't played fullback in a while... I don't think I was being targeted'

Apr 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,978 Views 21 Comments

Robbie Henshaw is fit again after overcoming ‘one of the rarest dead legs in the world.’

# comeback - Friday 29 March, 2019

The team who ended 18 months without a win by beating the best side in Ireland
# A True Underdog Story
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# A True Underdog Story

The team who ended 18 months without a win by beating the best side in Ireland

Mar 29th 2019, 3:00 PM 33,634 Views 0 Comments

Athlone captain Aaron Brilly discusses the club’s remarkable rejuvenation since the start of the new campaign.

Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade

Mar 29th 2019, 10:55 AM 2,191 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Elliott said the seven-year-old was ‘not certain to travel’ and may be held until the Punchestown Festival.

# comeback - Saturday 23 March, 2019

The fall and rise of a former Ireland and Premier League teenage sensation
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The fall and rise of a former Ireland and Premier League teenage sensation

Mar 23rd 2019, 8:00 AM 72,204 Views 5 Comments

Keith O’Neill recalls the “devastating” end to his international career and the ups and downs of his relationship with Mick McCarthy.

# comeback - Thursday 21 March, 2019

After month-long absence, disgruntled Inter star returns to training
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# Comeback

After month-long absence, disgruntled Inter star returns to training

Mar 21st 2019, 1:05 PM 10,405 Views 7 Comments

Mauro Icardi complained of a knee injury but the club insisted a scan has not revealed any new injury.

# comeback - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Aubameyang completes Arsenal's Europa League comeback against Rennes
# Outgunned
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# Outgunned

Aubameyang completes Arsenal's Europa League comeback against Rennes

Mar 14th 2019, 10:15 PM 11,440 Views 12 Comments

The Gunners progressed to the quarter-finals of the competition after a 4-3 aggregate win.

# comeback - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Ex-All Blacks star Dan Carter set for Racing return
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Ex-All Blacks star Dan Carter set for Racing return

Feb 17th 2019, 4:54 PM 14,229 Views 6 Comments

The 36-year-old will serve as cover for ex-South Africa fly-half Pat Lambie, who announced his immediate retirement in January.

# comeback - Saturday 9 February, 2019

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback
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'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback

Feb 9th 2019, 8:59 AM 7,713 Views 3 Comments

Having not stepped foot in the octagon since 2017, the Brazilian was overcome with emotion in Melbourne on Saturday.