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# dream team

Last year
Five Ireland internationals included in URC team of the year
Two players each from Ulster and Munster, and one from Leinster, join 10 players from three South African franchises in the league’s best XV.
'A few players did approach him' - Kilcoo's bid to get Mickey Moran on board
The Derry native’s unique mix of traits can lead the Down kingpins to All-Ireland club glory on Saturday.
All time
Glenn Ryan set for Kildare football job with star-studded backroom team in place
Kildare GAA released a statement confirming the recommendation tonight, with Anthony Rainbow, Johnny Doyle and Dermot Earley all on board.
Three Leinster men and two Ulster players make Pro14 dream team
Scott Fardy, Will Connors, Max Deegan, John Cooney and Stuart McCloskey were named in the XV.
Joining forces with 'deep thinker' Galvin and helping the club survive relegation at 40
Matty Forde will work with the Kerry legend on the backroom team for the Wexford footballers.
Murray and Serena Williams to form mixed doubles partnership at Wimbledon
The Scot is easing his way back into the sport following a radical hip resurfacing.
Jack Carty named out-half in Pro14 Dream Team
The Connacht star is one of seven Irish-based players in the tournament’s team of the year.
O'Mahony, Carty and Aki among 18 Irish nominees for Pro14 Dream Team
Just three Leinster players have made the shortlist and the final selection will revealed on Thursday.
Ireland Rugby 7s make history in Sydney with fourth place finish at World Series
Two Irish players also featured in the 2019 World Series Dream Team for their performances in Australia.
New era! Dean Smith and John Terry team up as Villa announce Bruce's replacement
Aston Villa announced the news tonight.
Our favourite Irish comedians Sharon Horgan and Aisling Bea are doing a show together on a taboo subject
The show broaches the topic of depression and anxiety
3 former All-Ireland club winners reunited as part of new St Brigid's management team
Frankie Dolan remains in charge for a third year, while he has added Shane Curran and Mark O’Carroll to his backroom team.
Gold! 'Dream day' as Ireland duo defend mixed relay title at World Cup final
Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe were impressive in Lithuania yesterday.
Cabinet reshuffle 'not a great day' for women, says Burton
Mary Mitchell O’Connor was demoted to a super junior position.
15 Dream Team characters that will make you sick with nostalgia
Ten years of glorious trash.
15 Dream Team characters that will make you sick with nostalgia
Ten years of glorious trash.
The FifPro World XI is basically an El Clasico composite
10 of the 11 named played their football for the Spanish giants last season.
Steph Curry is skipping the 2016 Rio Olympics
The Warriors’ talisman is going to sit this one out..
Open Thread: What's your ultimate Euro 2016 5-a-side team?
Who’d make your dream quintet?
It's the anniversary of a pretty special European Cup moment today
In 1992, Barcelona won the competition for the very first time thanks to Ronald Koeman’s free-kick.
Pirlo and Villa combined beautifully as Vieira's NYC picked up rare win
It’s not been the best of managerial starts for the legendary former Arsenal skipper.
Do you agree with The42's composite Six Nations team?
Five Irishmen are included in this year’s selection.
The42's ridiculously early Ireland starting XI for Euro 2016
We put on our manager’s hat – as well as a regular cap – to predict Martin O’Neill’s thinking.
Here's The42's Premier League dream team of 2015
Who would be in your XI?
The42's Guinness Pro12 team of the year
Who would be in your XV?
Be still our beating hearts... Hingis and Federer to form dream doubles pairing for Olympics
Switzerland are surely favourites for the gold medal now?
Terry and Rooney among the nominees for Fifpro's 2015 World XI
Ten Premier League players are in contention.
Do you agree with the official World Cup Team of the Tournament?
There are a few surprise selections and omissions in the line-up.
Prove your RWC knowledge by joining The42's fantasy rugby league
Bring it on…
Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer are writing a film together, and the internet can't cope
Paul O'Connell is in Midi Olympique's XV of Top 14 foreign imports
It’s an imposing selection.
Just how good could Mourad Boudjellal's Toulon be next season?
It doesn’t look like the Top 14 giant’s European dominance will fade any time soon.
Graeme McDowell told us his all-time Manchester United XI: Do you agree?
Some big calls from the United fan and 2010 US Open champion.
Seven Irish-based players make Pro12 Dream Team
Not one of them wear the blue of Leinster, however.
Here's The42's Champions Cup team of the tournament
No surprise that Toulon and Clermont are well represented.
Do you agree with our best Barcelona and Real Madrid combined XI?
We pick the top current players from the two sides ahead of tonight’s Clasico.
Three Irish players make the cut in The42's Six Nations Team of the Week
Wales lead the way with six after they derailed Ireland’s Grand Slam bid in Cardiff.
Here’s The42′s team of the week after the second round of the Six Nations
There is a healthy Irish representation after their win over France.
Here's The42's team of the week after the first round of the Six Nations
It was an exciting first weekend of Six Nations action.
Jimmy Gopperth's New Zealand Schools team was the most absurdly talented side imaginable
Smokin’ Joe and Luke McAlister in the backline and Ben Smith on the bench!