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#Dan the Man

# dan-the-man - Thursday 7 April, 2022

'He was a different level to everyone else in that period' - tributes continue for Dan Leavy
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'He was a different level to everyone else in that period' - tributes continue for Dan Leavy

Apr 7th 2022, 2:35 PM 8,803 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland flanker looked set to become a Lion and an Ireland legend – but injury forced him into an early retirement.

# dan-the-man - Friday 25 February, 2022

Sheehan keen to build on 'valuable' outing in Paris with first Ireland start
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Sheehan keen to build on 'valuable' outing in Paris with first Ireland start

Feb 25th 2022, 6:30 AM 2,925 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old has impressed off Ireland’s bench this season.

# dan-the-man - Tuesday 7 December, 2021

'They have superstar players who make superstar plays - but we have the tools to win'
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'They have superstar players who make superstar plays - but we have the tools to win'

Dec 7th 2021, 8:09 AM 8,275 Views 1 Comment

Dan McFarland’s Ulster face Clermont Auvergne at Stade Marcel-Michelin this weekend, hoping to get another monkey off their back.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 27 November, 2021

Dan McFarland: 'We were gritty, we were tough and we fought back'
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Dan McFarland: 'We were gritty, we were tough and we fought back'

Nov 27th 2021, 10:51 PM 7,082 Views 10 Comments

Ulster won 20-10 at the RDS and coach Dan McFarland was thrilled with their performance.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 6 November, 2021

'I spent a lot of time over the years thinking of that moment' - Sheehan soaks up debut
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'I spent a lot of time over the years thinking of that moment' - Sheehan soaks up debut

Nov 6th 2021, 6:20 PM 7,141 Views 3 Comments

The Leinster hooker came on against Japan to win his first international cap for Ireland.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 4 November, 2021

Uncapped hooker Sheehan 'hits the ground running' to earn shot against Japan
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Uncapped hooker Sheehan 'hits the ground running' to earn shot against Japan

Nov 4th 2021, 4:27 PM 8,967 Views 5 Comments

The Leinster hooker is set for his Ireland debut off the bench on Saturday.

# dan-the-man - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

'He’ll come back as strong as before, or even stronger ' – Leavy primed to return after injury nightmare
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'He’ll come back as strong as before, or even stronger ' – Leavy primed to return after injury nightmare

Updated Sep 21st 2021, 8:30 AM 17,750 Views 5 Comments

The flanker has suffered two long-term injury setbacks since 2019.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 21 August, 2021

Superb Danny Ings goal helps Aston Villa to victory over Newcastle
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Superb Danny Ings goal helps Aston Villa to victory over Newcastle

Aug 21st 2021, 5:38 PM 4,520 Views 4 Comments

Anwar El Ghazi added Villa’s second goal from the penalty spot.

# dan-the-man - Friday 25 June, 2021

Dan Martin aiming to deliver maiden Tour stage win for Israel Start-Up Nation
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Dan Martin aiming to deliver maiden Tour stage win for Israel Start-Up Nation

Jun 25th 2021, 1:58 PM 2,027 Views 4 Comments

The Irishman has two Tour de France stage wins with other teams.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

'The shake of the head, there, at the end really says I didn't believe it was happening'
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'The shake of the head, there, at the end really says I didn't believe it was happening'

May 26th 2021, 5:15 PM 6,467 Views 6 Comments

Dan Martin mapped it out, led from the breakaway and ‘killed morale’ in the final two kilometres of an extraordinary ride.

# dan-the-man - Monday 3 May, 2021

'If you told me or people in Limerick that we would win what we have, not many would have believed you'
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'If you told me or people in Limerick that we would win what we have, not many would have believed you'

Updated May 3rd 2021, 3:01 PM 30,686 Views 26 Comments

After nine seasons with Treaty teams, Dan Morrissey’s first medal came in the 2018 All-Ireland final. The versatile defender has since added another Celtic Cross and two All-Stars.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 24 October, 2020

'It feels like having a new player really, he's been gone that long'
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'It feels like having a new player really, he's been gone that long'

Oct 24th 2020, 12:05 AM 9,661 Views 2 Comments

Dan Leavy nearly grabbed a late try as he made his Leinster comeback at the RDS.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Vuelta victory for Dan Martin as tearful Irishman claims stage three
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Vuelta victory for Dan Martin as tearful Irishman claims stage three

Oct 22nd 2020, 5:41 PM 16,160 Views 19 Comments

‘This one’s for the wife,’ he said after moving to within five seconds of race leader Primoz Roglic.

# dan-the-man - Monday 31 August, 2020

Lafferty double sends Rovers through to Cup quarters at Cork City's expense
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Lafferty double sends Rovers through to Cup quarters at Cork City's expense

Aug 31st 2020, 7:55 PM 7,058 Views 1 Comment

A wonderful equaliser by Gearóid Morrissey counted for little in the end as Danny Lafferty was the hero for The Hoops.

# dan-the-man - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Shanahans celebrate, Gleeson sent-off, Wexford finalists known and Tipp reach last eight
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Shanahans celebrate, Gleeson sent-off, Wexford finalists known and Tipp reach last eight

Aug 16th 2020, 9:25 PM 19,813 Views 10 Comments

A big day of hurling action in Waterford, Wexford and Tipperary.

# dan-the-man - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Big statement from Waterford as Dan Shanahan appointed camogie coach
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Big statement from Waterford as Dan Shanahan appointed camogie coach

Dec 8th 2019, 8:36 PM 13,030 Views 3 Comments

The former Déise star and selector will work under Fergal O’Brien.

# dan-the-man - Friday 4 October, 2019

Dan Crowley stars as Birmingham snatch late winner against Middlesbrough
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Dan Crowley stars as Birmingham snatch late winner against Middlesbrough

Oct 4th 2019, 10:38 PM 7,042 Views 7 Comments

The Blues scored a late, late winner to leave Robbie Keane’s side at the wrong end of the table.

# dan-the-man - Friday 16 August, 2019

Double Tour de France stage winner Martin joins new team as leader
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Double Tour de France stage winner Martin joins new team as leader

Aug 16th 2019, 4:42 PM 10,507 Views 13 Comments

The Irishman will be in the colours of the Israel Cycling Academy in 2020.

# dan-the-man - Friday 26 July, 2019

'No rolling about or diving' - Solskjaer praises United's new boy amid rough treatment
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'No rolling about or diving' - Solskjaer praises United's new boy amid rough treatment

Jul 26th 2019, 6:30 AM 11,849 Views 7 Comments

The Red Devils’ manager spoke of the bravery of Daniel James after yesterday’s 2-1 win against Tottenham.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 25 July, 2019

The ex-Rovers captain who dumped tonight's hotly-favoured opponents out of Europe
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The ex-Rovers captain who dumped tonight's hotly-favoured opponents out of Europe

Jul 25th 2019, 6:30 AM 11,614 Views 0 Comments

Dan Murray was once a thorn in the side of Apollon Limassol.

# dan-the-man - Friday 7 June, 2019

Giggs backs young Welsh winger's 'exciting' move to Man United
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Giggs backs young Welsh winger's 'exciting' move to Man United

Jun 7th 2019, 2:12 PM 5,194 Views 2 Comments

Daniel James is closing in on a move to Old Trafford.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 6 June, 2019

James set for Manchester United medical ahead of €17m transfer
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James set for Manchester United medical ahead of €17m transfer

Jun 6th 2019, 10:36 AM 17,563 Views 12 Comments

The 21-year-old Welsh international is expected to complete his move to Old Trafford from Swansea City.

# dan-the-man - Friday 17 May, 2019

'I was up in the terrace watching on with a few friends and the sun shining on in the Gaelic Grounds, it was a great day'
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'I was up in the terrace watching on with a few friends and the sun shining on in the Gaelic Grounds, it was a great day'

May 17th 2019, 12:18 PM 7,657 Views 2 Comments

Dan Morrissey is hoping to replicate Limerick’s 2013 Munster victory as a player.

# dan-the-man - Friday 19 April, 2019

Hat-trick hero Kelly seals home victory for champions Dundalk
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Hat-trick hero Kelly seals home victory for champions Dundalk

Apr 19th 2019, 9:53 PM 3,345 Views 0 Comments

The former Bohemians winger scored all three goals as the Lilywhites saw off Finn Harps.

# dan-the-man - Sunday 20 January, 2019

First quarter-final since 2014 is major achievement for Ulster boss McFarland
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First quarter-final since 2014 is major achievement for Ulster boss McFarland

Jan 20th 2019, 9:08 AM 7,309 Views 17 Comments

Yesterday’s comeback win against Leicester saw Ulster secure knock-out rugby in Europe.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 22 December, 2018

'I was still playing amateur this time last year': Kelly agrees two-year deal with Dundalk
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'I was still playing amateur this time last year': Kelly agrees two-year deal with Dundalk

Dec 22nd 2018, 1:45 PM 4,819 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Kelly was playing Leinster Senior League football last year and today agreed to join the the double-winners.

# dan-the-man - Monday 3 December, 2018

Former Ireland underage international continues good form in Dutch top flight
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Former Ireland underage international continues good form in Dutch top flight

Dec 3rd 2018, 5:55 PM 25,711 Views 22 Comments

Dan Crowley chipped in with his seventh assist of the season as Willem II overcame AZ Alkmaar.

# dan-the-man - Sunday 30 September, 2018

'Daniel has always been in my thoughts, but he was never able to prove it'
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'Daniel has always been in my thoughts, but he was never able to prove it'

Sep 30th 2018, 7:15 AM 10,083 Views 13 Comments

The striker scored a stunning equaliser against Chelsea on Saturday evening, a finish which earned the praise of Jurgen Klopp.

# dan-the-man - 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 7,425 Views 18 Comments

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

The man with a plan - McFarland wants to build successful legacy at Ulster
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The man with a plan - McFarland wants to build successful legacy at Ulster

Aug 29th 2018, 8:48 AM 5,758 Views 5 Comments

The new head coach sat down with the media for the first time in his role yesterday.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 25 August, 2018

After 9 seasons with Limerick teams, a first medal arrives on All-Ireland final day
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After 9 seasons with Limerick teams, a first medal arrives on All-Ireland final day

Aug 25th 2018, 7:00 AM 15,883 Views 3 Comments

For Dan Morrissey, last Sunday was a notable breakthrough in his Limerick career.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

'Absolutely bloody delighted': Dan Brennan gives brilliant post-match interview
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'Absolutely bloody delighted': Dan Brennan gives brilliant post-match interview

Jun 13th 2018, 3:25 PM 9,323 Views 6 Comments

The Irish-born prop helped France into the final of the World Rugby U20 Championships last night.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Sensational Leavy scoops main prizes at Leinster's end-of-season awards bash
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Sensational Leavy scoops main prizes at Leinster's end-of-season awards bash

Apr 25th 2018, 1:02 AM 10,124 Views 9 Comments

James Ryan named Young Player of the Year at the ceremony in Dublin last night.

# dan-the-man - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

'Winning is everything - now it’s time to step up, and take our prize'
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'Winning is everything - now it’s time to step up, and take our prize'

Apr 3rd 2018, 4:11 PM 6,911 Views 17 Comments

Hungry, confident and in form, Leinster can dare to dream as they head into the business end of the season.

# dan-the-man - Monday 12 February, 2018

Ex-Reading and Huddersfield striker joins Shamrock Rovers ahead of new season
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Ex-Reading and Huddersfield striker joins Shamrock Rovers ahead of new season

Feb 12th 2018, 12:15 PM 6,682 Views 2 Comments

Daniel Carr impressed during Rovers’ recent trip to Portugal and comes straight into the squad for Friday’s Dublin derby.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 8 February, 2018

'You have to be ready to take your opportunity and I have to do that this Saturday'
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'You have to be ready to take your opportunity and I have to do that this Saturday'

Feb 8th 2018, 8:00 PM 27,655 Views 23 Comments

Dan Leavy is desperate to seize his chance against Italy.

# dan-the-man - Monday 5 February, 2018

Leavy eyes up opportunity to make a claim for Ireland's seven jersey
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Leavy eyes up opportunity to make a claim for Ireland's seven jersey

Feb 5th 2018, 6:00 AM 10,937 Views 53 Comments

The 23-year-old was superb for Joe Schmidt’s side off the bench in Paris.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Trevor Brennan's son named in France's U20 Six Nations squad
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Trevor Brennan's son named in France's U20 Six Nations squad

Jan 18th 2018, 9:06 PM 21,023 Views 31 Comments

The 125kg prop could come up against Ireland in Brive on the opening weekend.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Ruddock's hamstring hell opens the door for frustrated Leavy
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Ruddock's hamstring hell opens the door for frustrated Leavy

Dec 14th 2017, 5:39 PM 7,095 Views 8 Comments

The flanker’s season has been disrupted by injury, but he’s back fit and hopes to be involved against Exeter on Saturday.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Boost for Bohs as ex-Sunderland defender commits for 2018
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Boost for Bohs as ex-Sunderland defender commits for 2018

Nov 16th 2017, 5:29 PM 6,822 Views 2 Comments

Jamie Hamilton, John Ross Wilson and Paddy Kirk have also been promoted to Keith Long’s first team.

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