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#Comeback

# comeback - Thursday 14 March, 2019

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

Mar 14th 2019, 10:15 PM 11,472 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 14,258 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 7,731 Views 3 Comments

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

# comeback - Friday 8 February, 2019

O'Connor makes Cork City return after 18 months at Preston North End
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O'Connor makes Cork City return after 18 months at Preston North End

Feb 8th 2019, 4:56 PM 9,805 Views 18 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland U21 international has committed to a second spell with the Leesiders.

# comeback - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Ireland international Cooney the composed catalyst in Ulster's turnaround
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Ireland international Cooney the composed catalyst in Ulster's turnaround

Jan 19th 2019, 6:43 PM 9,449 Views 8 Comments

Iain Henderson was man of the match for Ulster on his return from a thumb injury.

Martin O'Neill's first game back in management ends in defeat
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Martin O'Neill's first game back in management ends in defeat

Jan 19th 2019, 5:46 PM 9,207 Views 14 Comments

The Derry native, a former Forest player, could not inspire a win on his return today, as the hosts were beaten 1-0 by Bristol City.

# comeback - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Shane Duffy impresses on return as Arsenal left frustrated at Brighton
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Shane Duffy impresses on return as Arsenal left frustrated at Brighton

Dec 26th 2018, 7:20 PM 5,970 Views 1 Comment

The 26-year-old had been suspended after picking up a red card in the Seagulls’ win over Crystal Palace, but excelled today.

# comeback - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Tommy Walsh back training with Kerry ahead of 2019, while 'Brick' Walsh set for Deise return
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Tommy Walsh back training with Kerry ahead of 2019, while 'Brick' Walsh set for Deise return

Nov 29th 2018, 3:17 PM 12,662 Views 9 Comments

Shane Bennett will also be available to Waterford next season.

# comeback - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Tiger Woods left exhausted by 'most rewarding' year
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Tiger Woods left exhausted by 'most rewarding' year

Nov 27th 2018, 5:38 PM 2,799 Views 0 Comments

The 2018 season was a great one for Woods as he returned to winning ways, but he felt the effects of a brutal end to the campaign.

# comeback - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Boston-based O'Donnell will be in action for Clare this weekend
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Boston-based O'Donnell will be in action for Clare this weekend

Nov 14th 2018, 6:00 AM 11,759 Views 3 Comments

The 24-year-old is set to play at Fenway Park as the Banner look to retain their title.

# comeback - Friday 9 November, 2018

Henderson and Keita hand Liverpool timely fitness boosts after shaking off hamstring problems
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Henderson and Keita hand Liverpool timely fitness boosts after shaking off hamstring problems

Nov 9th 2018, 1:14 PM 2,877 Views 1 Comment

The Reds will face Fulham at midday on Sunday.

# comeback - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Mitt Romney, who Trump branded a 'stone cold loser', wins Senate seat
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Mitt Romney, who Trump branded a 'stone cold loser', wins Senate seat

Nov 7th 2018, 7:35 AM 20,966 Views 15 Comments

The former presidential nominee lost out to Barack Obama in 2012.

# comeback - Saturday 27 October, 2018

'I didn't know what lymphoma was. So I said to him: 'Is it serious?''
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'I didn't know what lymphoma was. So I said to him: 'Is it serious?''

Oct 27th 2018, 10:00 AM 27,064 Views 7 Comments

Roscommon-man Colin Farrell was diagnosed with cancer when he was 22. Tomorrow he will attempt to run his first ever marathon in Dublin.

# comeback - Saturday 6 October, 2018

'If it rains in London tomorrow, it’s my fault. Brexit, it’s my fault' - Mourinho slams critics after United escape
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'If it rains in London tomorrow, it’s my fault. Brexit, it’s my fault' - Mourinho slams critics after United escape

Oct 6th 2018, 8:29 PM 9,598 Views 6 Comments

The Man United manager has accused his critics of trying to get him fired.

# comeback - Monday 24 September, 2018

Robbie Brady makes long-awaited Burnley comeback after nine months out
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Robbie Brady makes long-awaited Burnley comeback after nine months out

Sep 24th 2018, 5:24 PM 7,513 Views 13 Comments

The Ireland international came through 82 minutes in an U23s games today, while Preston’s Sean Maguire took a step closer to his return.

# comeback - Monday 3 September, 2018

Van der Flier fit again for Leinster as more Ireland internationals return to fold
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Van der Flier fit again for Leinster as more Ireland internationals return to fold

Sep 3rd 2018, 1:18 PM 8,975 Views 10 Comments

The province confirmed that scrum-half Nick McCarthy will be sidelined for ‘the next few weeks.’

# comeback - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Leavy set for full training next week and is itching for Leinster return
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Leavy set for full training next week and is itching for Leinster return

Aug 29th 2018, 1:25 PM 7,436 Views 18 Comments

The 24-year-old underwent a minor shoulder procedure during the summer.

'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'
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'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'

Aug 29th 2018, 12:00 PM 33,729 Views 15 Comments

Sean O’Brien is making his way back from a shoulder injury and wants jackaling players to be protected.

# comeback - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Bernard Brogan returns for Dublin six months after suffering devastating ACL injury
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Bernard Brogan returns for Dublin six months after suffering devastating ACL injury

Aug 5th 2018, 5:11 PM 13,463 Views 6 Comments

The 34-year-old made a brief appearance against Roscommon to mark his return after six months on the sidelines.

# comeback - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

After 2,136 days and 12 knee operations, Sydney Swans defender set for AFL return
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After 2,136 days and 12 knee operations, Sydney Swans defender set for AFL return

Aug 1st 2018, 11:05 AM 8,650 Views 2 Comments

Six years, five full knee reconstructions. Wow.

# comeback - Friday 20 July, 2018

'He was coming back off a really difficult winter' - Limerick boss praises recovery of Casey
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'He was coming back off a really difficult winter' - Limerick boss praises recovery of Casey

Jul 20th 2018, 8:00 AM 6,808 Views 16 Comments

John Kiely praised the recovery of Peter Casey’s ahead of Limerick’s All-Ireland semi-final meeting with Cork.

# comeback - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Premier League legend Zola returns to Chelsea
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Premier League legend Zola returns to Chelsea

Jul 19th 2018, 8:34 AM 6,358 Views 6 Comments

The ex-Italy international has been named as assistant coach to new manager Maurizio Sarri.

# comeback - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Neymar nearing injury comeback for Brazil as World Cup looms
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Neymar nearing injury comeback for Brazil as World Cup looms

May 15th 2018, 8:42 AM 2,551 Views 1 Comment

Brazil hope the PSG superstar will be back from injury for their friendly against the European nation at Anfield.

# comeback - Sunday 6 May, 2018

After 18 months out and 10 operations, Cazorla returns to Arsenal training
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After 18 months out and 10 operations, Cazorla returns to Arsenal training

May 6th 2018, 2:11 PM 5,826 Views 4 Comments

The Spanish midfielder took a significant step towards a first-team return on Saturday.

# comeback - Thursday 26 April, 2018

'I was walking my dog along the canal and when I heard that I looked at myself and thought "you fat pig"'
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'I was walking my dog along the canal and when I heard that I looked at myself and thought "you fat pig"'

Apr 26th 2018, 5:35 PM 17,521 Views 10 Comments

British heavyweight Tyson Fury says he was spurred on to make his boxing comeback after more than two years by comments from Deontay Wilder.

# comeback - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Irish international makes long-awaited comeback for promotion-chasing Bristol City
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Irish international makes long-awaited comeback for promotion-chasing Bristol City

Apr 7th 2018, 4:35 PM 6,237 Views 0 Comments

Callum O’Dowda has appeared for the senior side for the first time since November.

# comeback - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Hungry Tiger ready to prowl as Masters drama begins
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Hungry Tiger ready to prowl as Masters drama begins

Apr 5th 2018, 7:46 AM 3,108 Views 0 Comments

The former world number one will go up against a generation of golfers he helped inspire.

# comeback - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Tiger Woods sinks monster 71-foot putt to continue fine form, McIlroy one shot off the lead
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Tiger Woods sinks monster 71-foot putt to continue fine form, McIlroy one shot off the lead

Mar 15th 2018, 8:30 PM 9,534 Views 10 Comments

Henrik Stenson is out in front after the opening round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

# comeback - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Serena falls to Venus in battle of the Williams sisters at Indian Wells
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Serena falls to Venus in battle of the Williams sisters at Indian Wells

Mar 13th 2018, 8:23 AM 3,202 Views 2 Comments

Playing her first competitive tournament since the 2017 Australian Open, Serena lost to Venus Williams in straight sets on Monday.

# comeback - Monday 26 February, 2018

40-year-old Buffon set to temporarily reverse decision to retire from international football
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40-year-old Buffon set to temporarily reverse decision to retire from international football

Feb 26th 2018, 8:56 PM 8,620 Views 1 Comment

“I spoke to him, he will probably be part of the group in March,” interim national coach Luigi Di Biagio said.

# comeback - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

'It feels good' - Walsh back in the saddle and on track for Cheltenham comeback
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'It feels good' - Walsh back in the saddle and on track for Cheltenham comeback

Feb 20th 2018, 2:52 PM 4,056 Views 16 Comments

The champion jockey has been out of action with a broken leg.

# comeback - Friday 16 February, 2018

Out-of-favour star returns as Leicester book place in FA Cup last 8
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Out-of-favour star returns as Leicester book place in FA Cup last 8

Feb 16th 2018, 10:51 PM 7,748 Views 0 Comments

Riyad Mahrez marked his first start since 20 January with an assist.

# comeback - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Eriksen completes comeback to give Spurs the edge after thriller in Turin
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Eriksen completes comeback to give Spurs the edge after thriller in Turin

Feb 13th 2018, 10:07 PM 24,219 Views 51 Comments

It looked bleak for Tottenham when Juventus opened up an early two-goal lead.

# comeback - Friday 9 February, 2018

Streelman, Hossler share lead as McIlroy lurks on PGA Tour return
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Streelman, Hossler share lead as McIlroy lurks on PGA Tour return

Feb 9th 2018, 7:45 AM 2,423 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy is three shots behind leaders Kevin Streelman and Beau Hossler after Thursday’s opening round in California.

# comeback - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

'You've to make sure you're 100%' - It's block by block for injured Dublin star McCaffrey
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'You've to make sure you're 100%' - It's block by block for injured Dublin star McCaffrey

Feb 7th 2018, 5:48 PM 6,800 Views 7 Comments

The Clontarf defender hopes to feature in this year’s All-Ireland SFC.

# comeback - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

313 days after breaking his leg, Ireland's Seamus Coleman makes Everton return
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313 days after breaking his leg, Ireland's Seamus Coleman makes Everton return

Jan 31st 2018, 7:53 PM 7,178 Views 4 Comments

The right-back is part of the starting XI for the Toffees’ game with Leicester.

# comeback - Thursday 25 January, 2018

WWE chairman Vince McMahon to resurrect XFL
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WWE chairman Vince McMahon to resurrect XFL

Jan 25th 2018, 9:11 PM 11,638 Views 12 Comments

After what will have been a 19-year gap, the the unique version of American football will return in 2020.

# comeback - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

292 days on from horror leg break, Ireland's captain returns to training
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292 days on from horror leg break, Ireland's captain returns to training

Jan 10th 2018, 5:07 PM 22,652 Views 31 Comments

Seamus Coleman has been out of action since being on the receiving end of a reckless challenge from Wales’ Neil Taylor.

# comeback - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

No doubting Thomas as former Celtics star shines in his Cleveland debut
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No doubting Thomas as former Celtics star shines in his Cleveland debut

Jan 3rd 2018, 10:02 AM 4,227 Views 1 Comment

The Cleveland Cavaliers welcomed Isaiah Thomas into their lineup in the NBA.

# comeback - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

'It was a very calm half time, it wasn’t mysterious what was happening'
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'It was a very calm half time, it wasn’t mysterious what was happening'

Jan 2nd 2018, 9:45 AM 8,706 Views 41 Comments

Les Kiss says tactical changes helped turn the tide against Munster.