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Live: Johnny Doyle previews the GAA league openers this weekend
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Live: Johnny Doyle previews the GAA league openers this weekend

Jan 26th 2018, 11:50 AM 4,670 Views 1 Comment

The former Kildare captain joins Gavan Casey and Kevin O’Brien to look at the big talking points as the league gets underway.

Ulster need to "build momentum" this weekend before losing key players during Six Nations
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Ulster need to "build momentum" this weekend before losing key players during Six Nations

Updated Jan 19th 2018, 4:00 PM 4,290 Views 1 Comment

It’s a big weekend for Munster and Ulster as they attempt to clinch quarter-final spots.

'The biggest test of City's defence' - Liverpool still a threat despite Coutinho loss
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# Oh Mane Mane

'The biggest test of City's defence' - Liverpool still a threat despite Coutinho loss

Updated Jan 12th 2018, 1:28 PM 6,717 Views 52 Comments

We’re joined by ESPN’s Mark Ogden and Dermot Corrigan to preview this weekend’s match between Liverpool and Manchester City.

Would a loss in El Clasico put Zidane in hot water this weekend? Or has the club legend a bit more leeway?
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Would a loss in El Clasico put Zidane in hot water this weekend? Or has the club legend a bit more leeway?

Updated Dec 21st 2017, 3:55 PM 4,773 Views 9 Comments

Madrid-based Dermot Corrigan joins Gavan and Ryan to preview one of the biggest games in football.

'They're a bloody good team' - Healy expecting Exeter to arrive in Dublin with a point to prove after last week's dog fight
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'They're a bloody good team' - Healy expecting Exeter to arrive in Dublin with a point to prove after last week's dog fight

Updated Dec 15th 2017, 2:26 PM 5,097 Views 1 Comment

We get insight from Cian Healy and Johne Murphy on this week’s episode of Close Calls.

Michael Conlan's homecoming fight to take place at Belfast's SSE Arena next summer
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# Close Calls

Michael Conlan's homecoming fight to take place at Belfast's SSE Arena next summer

Nov 17th 2017, 9:14 PM 4,509 Views 2 Comments

The 4-0 pro boxer confirmed the news to The42 on Close Calls earlier today.

Predict the correct score in tonight's World Cup qualifier and win a copy of The42's new book
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# Eir Close Calls

Predict the correct score in tonight's World Cup qualifier and win a copy of The42's new book

Nov 14th 2017, 1:24 PM 4,721 Views 92 Comments

Just Denmark stand between the Boys in Green and the World Cup.

'People will be cursing our luck that Glenn Whelan is coming in but he's done a job for us before'
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'People will be cursing our luck that Glenn Whelan is coming in but he's done a job for us before'

Nov 10th 2017, 11:10 PM 6,860 Views 20 Comments

We looked ahead to the big game in the latest episode of Close Calls.

Predict the correct score in the FAI Cup final and win a The42 goodie-bag
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Predict the correct score in the FAI Cup final and win a The42 goodie-bag

Updated Nov 3rd 2017, 3:21 PM 5,349 Views 44 Comments

Head over to our Close Calls Facebook Live to enter.

'Katie Taylor will win her world title in 6-8 rounds' - Andy Lee
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'Katie Taylor will win her world title in 6-8 rounds' - Andy Lee

Updated Oct 27th 2017, 3:10 PM 4,696 Views 3 Comments

The former WBO middleweight title holder joined us on Close Calls to discuss the bout.

'It would be very hard for the IRFU to justify not having a full-time coach if they're serious about it'
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# Eddie O'Sullivan

'It would be very hard for the IRFU to justify not having a full-time coach if they're serious about it'

Oct 20th 2017, 5:35 PM 3,450 Views 4 Comments

Eddie O’Sullivan joined Gavan Casey and Ryan Bailey on Close Calls to discuss the controversy surrounding the vacant women’s head coach job.

'I do wonder if Man United are as good as the scorelines suggest'
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# Big Numbers

'I do wonder if Man United are as good as the scorelines suggest'

Oct 13th 2017, 7:05 PM 12,693 Views 37 Comments

The numbers may be showing Man United in a good light, according to Miguel Delaney, after their favourable run of games in the early part of this year’s Premier League.

'I kept hearing about style of play - Ireland have performed the same way since I've been alive'
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'I kept hearing about style of play - Ireland have performed the same way since I've been alive'

Oct 6th 2017, 5:58 PM 7,370 Views 7 Comments

Darren O’Dea joined Close Calls to give his thoughts on Martin O’Neill’s new contract, team selection, and Ireland’s final qualifiers.

'Without Gemma, I would unfortunately think Kilkenny will edge it'
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# Repeat Or Revenge

'Without Gemma, I would unfortunately think Kilkenny will edge it'

Updated Sep 8th 2017, 8:30 PM 23,361 Views 21 Comments

Four-time All-Ireland winners Jenny O’Leary and Anna Geary join Sinéad O’Carroll and Gavan Casey to preview Sunday’s camogie decider.

'The over-reliance on Joe Canning is gone and I'm just about giving the nod to Galway in a very tight game'
# Throw It In
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# Throw It In

'The over-reliance on Joe Canning is gone and I'm just about giving the nod to Galway in a very tight game'

Sep 2nd 2017, 9:10 AM 21,704 Views 491 Comments

Shane McGrath and Jackie Tyrrell were up for the match on Close Calls with eir Sports.

'Every time he misses Mayweather he's going to lose energy. I see a stoppage in six or seven rounds'
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'Every time he misses Mayweather he's going to lose energy. I see a stoppage in six or seven rounds'

Aug 25th 2017, 10:40 PM 48,719 Views 104 Comments

Eric Donovan, Jason Quigley, ‘Irish’ Joe Duffy and John Kavanagh drop knowledge bombs ahead of the big one in Vegas.

'I'd like to see Lee Keegan in midfield': Paul Kerrigan previews Sunday's big Kerry v Mayo clash
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'I'd like to see Lee Keegan in midfield': Paul Kerrigan previews Sunday's big Kerry v Mayo clash

Aug 18th 2017, 7:20 PM 6,153 Views 20 Comments

Cork’s football captain was the guest on this week’s episode of The42′s Close Calls.

Win a trip to a Premier League game on our new weekly video show
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Win a trip to a Premier League game on our new weekly video show

Aug 11th 2017, 12:35 PM 2,776 Views 50 Comments

We’ll be previewing the season this afternoon.