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# Departure

This month
September 2023
Derry stand-in manager Ciaran Meenagh confirms he will not continue
Loughmacrory man had been with Oak Leaf footballers since 2019.
Germany sack coach Hansi Flick after humiliating loss
Rudi Voeller, who coached the side to a 2002 World Cup final against Brazil, will take over on an interim basis.
This year
2023
Henderson bids farewell to Liverpool fans ahead of looming Saudi move
The 33-year-old is set to bring to an end a 12-year spell at Anfield.
Henderson reportedly to earn wages of over €800,000 a week as Liverpool departure looms
The midfielder is set to sign for Al-Ettifaq.
Wales star Liam Williams swaps Cardiff for Japan
The 32-year-old becomes the latest high-profile departure from the Welsh capital.
Coady returns to Wolves as Everton decide against permanent deal
The Goodison Park club have also announced that Ruben Vinagre will return to Sporting CP.
Lionel Messi on brink of PSG exit this summer
The Argentinian, whose contract expires next month, was suspended by the club for an unauthorised trip to Saudi Arabia.
Ryan McHugh leaves Donegal panel
Kilcar man has not played all year and has departed the set-up
Richarlison: I wasn’t 'mutiny leader' behind Conte's Tottenham exit
A journalist on TyC Sports accused Richarlison and Cristian Romero of giving Spurs an ultimatum over Conte’s future.
Limerick football manager Ray Dempsey departs after five league games
Mark Fitzgerald appointed as manager until the end of the season.
More upheaval for Irish internationals as Brighton boss leaves after just two months
Former Bayern Munich coach Jens Scheuer had only been in the role since late December when he was appointed as Hope Powell’s successor.
Last year
2022
All-Ireland club winners Kilcoo announce managerial departures
Conleith Gilligan and Richard Thornton have both decided to step down.
England defender Ben White leaves World Cup squad for 'personal reasons'
A statement from the English FA confirmed that the Arsenal star is not expected to return for the remainder of the tournament.
8 months on from controversial signing, David Goodwillie released by Raith
The 33-year-old did not play a single game for the cinch Championship club.
Ex-Chelsea and Arsenal midfielder Willian leaves Corinthians following death threats
It was only a year ago that the 34-year-old only rejoined the club where he made his professional debut in 2006.
Alexis Sanchez makes Inter exit after agreeing contract termination
Inter will pay Sanchez €5million to end his time at the San Siro.
Promise Omochere leaves Bohemians as he signs three-year deal with Fleetwood Town
The 21-year-old will fly to England for a medical tomorrow before completing the transfer and joining the exodus to League One.
Declan O'Sullivan leaves role as Kerry U20 manager
Meanwhile, David Clifford should be fit to line out against Dublin in Sunday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final.
Former Man United star Ryan Giggs to stand down as Wales manager
The coach has been on leave from his post since August 2020 and faces a domestic violence trial in Manchester on 8 August.
Crawley Town part company with manager John Yems after racism allegations
The 62-year-old had been suspended by the League Two club since 23 April.
Talented forward steps away from Tyrone panel
Mark Bradley will not be involved with Tyrone in 2022, while Turlough O’Brien has taken over Carlow side Éire Óg.
All time
Top 14 club Brive confirm signing of Abraham Papali'i from Connacht
The 28-year-old number eight will leave at the end of the current season.
Premier League chair resigns amid Newcastle takeover backlash
Concerns about the league’s decision to allow the takeover by a Saudi-led consortium were reportedly raised at a clubs meeting in October.
Leinster assistant Hugh Hogan joins Scarlets as defence coach
Hogan is the latest young Irish coach to head abroad.
Rea Walshe to leave role at FAI
She was briefly the FAI’s Chief Executive in 2019, when John Delaney became Executive Vice-President.
Dublin-born club captain hailed as he leaves Kilmarnock
Gary Dicker is departing the Scottish club after their relegation.
Former Drogheda United midfielder parts company with Norwich City
William Hondermarck spent two years on the books of the Premier League-bound Canaries.
Former Ireland out-half Ian Keatley leaves Pro14 club Benetton
The 33-year-old playmaker is unlikely to be without a contract for long.
2012 All-Ireland winner Karl Lacey leaves Donegal backroom team - reports
The former Footballer of the Year has been involved in the set-up since 2017.
Madigan says Ulster's players understand Coetzee's decision to leave
The South African will join the Blue Bulls next summer.
PSG sack Tuchel with Pochettino set to replace him — reports
French and German media are reporting that Tuchel has been sacked just three months after leading PSG to the Champions League final.
Ulster confirm attack coach Dwayne Peel to leave for Cardiff Blues next summer
The former Wales scrum-half has been in Ireland since 2017.
Major surprise after Paul Galvin steps down as Wexford manager
Shane Roche will replace him as interim boss for the remainder of the year.
Bielsa's assistant leaves Leeds United to take over at Huddersfield Town
Carlos Corberan will be replacing Danny Cowley, who was sacked by the Terriers on Sunday.
'It was unexpected, I didn't think I was going to be let go but that's just sport'
28-year-old Eoin McKeon’s time with Connacht is over after 137 appearances for his native province.
'I'd be going home in absolute bits that I wasn't able to make my mark'
Zack McCall’s six years with Ulster ended without the hooker making a senior appearance.
Scarlets confirm Wales centre Parkes' exit ahead of expected Japan move
The 32-year-old will be ineligible for the Welsh if he heads abroad.
Phil Neville to leave role as England boss next summer ahead of rescheduled Euros
The FA have confirmed Neville’s departure for July 2021.
Sale announce that Chris Ashton has left the club with immediate effect
The English side say they came to ‘a mutual agreement’ with the former England wing.
Wales fullback Williams leaves Saracens ahead of Premiership relegation to join Scarlets
The 28-year-old is linking up with his former club earlier than expected.