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# Coming Home

This year
John Muldoon to join Connacht coaching team next season
The former Connacht player will join Pete Wilkins’ coaching team with responsibility for the lineout and maul.
Last year
‘England could go all the way’ – Gary Lineker optimistic ahead of World Cup
The former England striker believes Gareth Southgate’s team can be a contender for glory in Qatar.
Luis Suarez set for return to boyhood club
The former Liverpool star has reached ‘a preliminary agreement’ to join Nacional.
Tyson Fury to face Dillian Whyte at Wembley in WBC heavyweight title defence
It will be Fury’s first fight in the UK for nearly four years.
All time
Stephen O'Donnell confirmed as new Dundalk boss
It’s official.
World Cup Qualifier in Zimbabwe abandoned, positive outcome for Ireland amidst disappointment
In a statement released this morning, Cricket Ireland say the squad will return home ‘as soon as practicable’.
Man United reach deal with Juventus to sign Cristiano Ronaldo
‘Everyone at the club looks forward to welcoming Cristiano back to Manchester,’ said United in an official statement.
Ireland internationals Keeva Keenan and Claire Walsh on the move
Keenan joins Shelbourne after leaving Celtic, while Walsh is swapping Peamount United for Glasgow City.
Munster confirm that Zebo is returning to his native province this summer
The 31-year-old Ireland international has been in France for the last three seasons.
DFA helped over 8,000 Irish citizens come home from 126 countries during pandemic
Simon Coveney said the pandemic “left no corner of the globe untouched”.
Irish troops in Lebanon to return home at the end of next month after Covid-19 delay
Upon arrival in Ireland, personnel will be required to spend 14 days in self-isolation.
'We're just so grateful': 100 Irish citizens land back in Dublin after repatriation flight from Peru
Breandán from Co Cork said that it was a “surreal” experience having a Peruvian escort to the airport to catch the flight home.
Irish people cutting short trips abroad over coronavirus uncertainty
Washington DC Dulles airport was noticeably quiet on Saturday as President Trump’s countries came into effect.
New 'Returning to Ireland' resource to help Irish expats on their journey home
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said it was a key component of its commitment under Ireland’s Diaspora Policy
Rooney set to join Derby County as player-coach in January
The DC United forward will see out the rest of the MLS season before joining up with the Championship side.
Terry will manage Chelsea before Lampard does, says Blues legend
Dennis Wise is ‘sure’ the former team-mates both want to become club manager and thinks Terry might get there first.
'I’m delighted to be coming back home': Claudio Ranieri takes over at Roma
The former Fulham and Leicester City boss has been appointed by the Serie A side following Eusebio Di Francesco’s departure.
United to step up chase of England star Maguire: reports
The England defender would cost around £65m.
'England got found out' - Merson questions Euro 2020 credentials after 'missed opportunity'
The former Three Lions international doubts that Gareth Southgate’s side can challenge at the next major tournament as they remain behind rivals.
'We really believed we could go another stage' - Southgate disappointed after World Cup exit
The England boss is proud of his side’s run to the semi-final, but admitted he was frustrated to see their tournament ended before the final.
Limerick native Lynch swaps the States for the Showgrounds as he re-joins Sligo
The 26-year-old midfielder has agreed a deal until the end of the current season.
'I’ve painted far too many sheep, barn doors and Ford Fiestas to stand in judgement over anyone else’s delusional optimism'
Eoin Butler on Slabhead, Southgate and Coming Home memes.
Government offers advice to returning emigrants on how to get a home and access work
The report showed that, in 2016, around 26,000 emigrants returned home.
Galway United capture signature of young Irish goalkeeper from Huddersfield Town
Tadhg Ryan has made the move back to home soil in search of first-team football.
'We'll be home for Christmas': Ava Barry granted medicinal cannabis licence
Her family has been campaigning for her to be allowed access CBD oil.
Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'
The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.
'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt
The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.
Munster announce signing of Tadhg Beirne on two-year deal
The second row is leaving Scarlets at the end of this season.
Irish lock Beirne turns down 'very good' contract offer from Scarlets to return home
The 25-year-old will join Munster from next season.
Wayne Rooney arrives at Everton ahead of medical
The 31-year-old England captain fell out of favour at Old Trafford last season and will return to his boyhood club.
Connacht son Johnny O'Connor returns to join club's backroom team
The former Ireland player has previously worked with Galway United and Arsenal.
Boost for Kildare football as Brophy ends Aussie Rules career to return to Ireland
Brophy moved to West Coast Eagles in October 2014.
Connacht set to bring Coulson back to Ireland after three years with Grenoble
The 22-year-old loosehead prop is set for a move to the western province this summer.
Irish abroad: What are returning emigrants' greatest concerns?
Members of GAA clubs worldwide were asked to detail their worries.
This Irish lad's surprise homecoming for his mammy's birthday is going global
Brian Byrne has been living in Tel Aviv, and surprised his whole family.
Returning emigrants are filling jobs in a buoyant Irish engineering sector
Employment-wise, it’s the best performing sector for professionals right now.
David Drumm is to return to Ireland to face charges relating to Anglo
The former banker has waived his right to battle his extradition from the US.
Britain to return 1916 banner seized as war trophy from Countess Markievicz's home
The Na Fianna Éireann banner has been in a collection at the British Imperial War Museum since 1936.
Connacht have signed Irish-born USA out-half AJ MacGinty
MacGinty has just returned from playing at the World Cup.
Bodies of Berkeley tragedy victims to be flown home
The families of four of the victims attended a vigil for them last night and a funeral for two of the students will take place later today.