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#End of an era

# end-of-an-era - Friday 15 January, 2021

All-Star defender Barrett becomes latest long-serving Mayo stalwart to retire
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

All-Star defender Barrett becomes latest long-serving Mayo stalwart to retire

Jan 15th 2021, 2:53 PM 8,407 Views 8 Comments

The Belmullet native has called time on his 13-year senior career.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Seamus O'Shea the latest Mayo footballer to call time on inter-county career
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# End Of An Era

Seamus O'Shea the latest Mayo footballer to call time on inter-county career

Jan 6th 2021, 12:00 PM 25,106 Views 35 Comments

‘I consider myself incredibly fortunate to have played for Mayo alongside an extraordinary group of players. I’ve loved every minute of it.’

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 14 November, 2020

'This man did it all' and 'one of the all-time greatest managers' - tributes paid to departing Mickey Harte
# Red Hand Ruler
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# Red Hand Ruler

'This man did it all' and 'one of the all-time greatest managers' - tributes paid to departing Mickey Harte

Nov 14th 2020, 1:49 PM 10,315 Views 7 Comments

The Tyrone football manager’s 18-year reign has come to an end.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 13 November, 2020

Mickey Harte's 18-year reign as Tyrone manager has come to an end
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

Mickey Harte's 18-year reign as Tyrone manager has come to an end

Nov 13th 2020, 10:04 PM 58,693 Views 44 Comments

The Red Hand won three All-Ireland titles under his watch.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 25 September, 2020

Ireland star and multi-discipline Kerry athlete Galvin calls time on Sevens rugby career
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

Ireland star and multi-discipline Kerry athlete Galvin calls time on Sevens rugby career

Sep 25th 2020, 10:38 AM 5,760 Views 3 Comments

The Covid-19 pandemic ultimately brought an end to this chapter of the 33-year-old’s colourful sporting journey.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Graham Cummins retires aged 32 after third spell at Cork City comes to premature end
# Moving On
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# Moving On

Graham Cummins retires aged 32 after third spell at Cork City comes to premature end

Sep 5th 2020, 11:50 PM 5,871 Views 2 Comments

‘I’ve come to a stage in my life where I had to think of a career besides being a footballer.’

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 15 August, 2020

'The whole story has been a fairytale' - Former Scotland captain retires from professional rugby
# Wave Goodbye
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# Wave Goodbye

'The whole story has been a fairytale' - Former Scotland captain retires from professional rugby

Aug 15th 2020, 11:20 AM 13,556 Views 5 Comments

John Barclay has called time on his 16-year career.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 20 July, 2020

Millwall make 'difficult decision' to part company with Ireland striker O'Brien
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

Millwall make 'difficult decision' to part company with Ireland striker O'Brien

Jul 20th 2020, 12:28 PM 9,488 Views 0 Comments

Aiden O’Brien will move on at the end of the season, having played 226 times for the Championship club.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Former NFL MVP Cam Newton released by Carolina Panthers
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

Former NFL MVP Cam Newton released by Carolina Panthers

Mar 24th 2020, 8:41 PM 9,237 Views 9 Comments

The quarter-back played only two games in 2019, losing both, with a Lisfranc fracture forcing him to watch the rest of a 5-11 season from the sideline.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 6 January, 2020

Waterford great calls time on inter-county career after a remarkable 19-season stint
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# End Of An Era

Waterford great calls time on inter-county career after a remarkable 19-season stint

Jan 6th 2020, 9:30 AM 5,386 Views 1 Comment

Déise ladies football stalwart Michelle Ryan has announced her inter-county retirement.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Jim Gavin steps down as Dublin manager
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

Jim Gavin steps down as Dublin manager

Nov 30th 2019, 12:59 PM 57,100 Views 115 Comments

He led the county to a historic fifth successive All-Ireland title earlier this year.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 25 November, 2019

Galway's All-Ireland winning goalkeeper calls time on 13-year inter-county career
# Number One
From The42
# Number One

Galway's All-Ireland winning goalkeeper calls time on 13-year inter-county career

Nov 25th 2019, 8:37 AM 10,399 Views 5 Comments

Colm Callanan announced the news with a brilliant statement – and confirmed that he has accepted a coaching role in the set-up.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 22 November, 2019

'The time is right for me to step away' - Limerick All-Ireland winner retires after 11 years
# Brownie
From The42
# Brownie

'The time is right for me to step away' - Limerick All-Ireland winner retires after 11 years

Nov 22nd 2019, 8:27 AM 9,463 Views 12 Comments

30 and out: Paul Browne has called time on his inter-county career.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 11 November, 2019

'A hugely difficult decision' - Poacher announces departure as Carlow coach
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

'A hugely difficult decision' - Poacher announces departure as Carlow coach

Nov 11th 2019, 9:22 AM 7,846 Views 3 Comments

Steven Poacher spent three seasons with the Barrowsiders.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 14 October, 2019

After 14 years at the top, Armagh stalwart Vernon retires from inter-county football
# Calling Time
From The42
# Calling Time

After 14 years at the top, Armagh stalwart Vernon retires from inter-county football

Oct 14th 2019, 2:42 PM 4,204 Views 0 Comments

‘I end my career in the knowledge that I have given it my all to drive Armagh football forward,’ the two-time Ulster champion signed off.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Giants bench Eli Manning and name 1st-round pick Daniel Jones as starting QB
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

Giants bench Eli Manning and name 1st-round pick Daniel Jones as starting QB

Sep 17th 2019, 7:06 PM 7,140 Views 9 Comments

‘This move is more about Daniel moving forward than about Eli.’

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 7 September, 2019

'It's nice for my mum and dad and my young family to be here and hear that'
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

'It's nice for my mum and dad and my young family to be here and hear that'

Sep 7th 2019, 5:59 PM 12,972 Views 22 Comments

An emotional Rory Best was given a rousing reception as he played his final game at the Aviva Stadium.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

'A real role model for people on and off the pitch' - Tributes pour in for Mayo great Andy Moran
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

'A real role model for people on and off the pitch' - Tributes pour in for Mayo great Andy Moran

Aug 27th 2019, 12:14 PM 9,273 Views 23 Comments

‘He played it the way it should be played.’

# end-of-an-era - Monday 24 June, 2019

Iconic San Siro set to be demolished as AC and Inter plan stadium move
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

Iconic San Siro set to be demolished as AC and Inter plan stadium move

Jun 24th 2019, 2:15 PM 10,748 Views 7 Comments

The clubs have reportedly agreed to build a new stadium nearby.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Ruby Walsh announces retirement from racing after Punchestown Gold Cup win
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

Ruby Walsh announces retirement from racing after Punchestown Gold Cup win

May 1st 2019, 6:47 PM 66,465 Views 50 Comments

The 12-time Irish champion jockey this evening called time on a remarkable career.

John Caulfield steps down as Cork City manager following dismal league start
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

John Caulfield steps down as Cork City manager following dismal league start

May 1st 2019, 3:00 PM 19,974 Views 33 Comments

Cork will appoint an interim manager ‘for the foreseeable future’ before beginning their search for Caulfield’s replacement.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 13 April, 2019

John Delaney set to leave the FAI
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

John Delaney set to leave the FAI

Apr 13th 2019, 4:37 PM 181,566 Views 185 Comments

Another two Board members may leave along with the Executive Vice-President.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 11 March, 2019

Louis Van Gaal announces he is retiring from management
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

Louis Van Gaal announces he is retiring from management

Mar 11th 2019, 8:10 PM 7,782 Views 4 Comments

Marcus Rashford led the tributes to his former manager.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 26 January, 2019

'The shop meant everything': Beloved local greengrocer shuts down after 55 years in business
# Cork
# Cork

'The shop meant everything': Beloved local greengrocer shuts down after 55 years in business

Jan 26th 2019, 10:20 AM 111,248 Views 59 Comments

Sheehan’s Greengrocers, has to close down due to building regulations, say its owners.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

'The leader in that role for so many years' - Dublin star salutes Cork's 11-time All-Ireland champion
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

'The leader in that role for so many years' - Dublin star salutes Cork's 11-time All-Ireland champion

Jan 15th 2019, 4:52 PM 4,346 Views 0 Comments

Niamh Collins’ words on recently-retired Rebels legend Bríd Stack epitomise the mutual respect between the sides.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 31 December, 2018

The second-longest-serving head coach in the NFL has departed after 16 seasons
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

The second-longest-serving head coach in the NFL has departed after 16 seasons

Dec 31st 2018, 5:35 PM 8,352 Views 1 Comment

Marvin Lewis and the Cincinnati Bengals have parted company.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Ó Cinnéide: 'We were all kind of emotional... He's the last of the Ó Sés to play with the club'
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

Ó Cinnéide: 'We were all kind of emotional... He's the last of the Ó Sés to play with the club'

Nov 15th 2018, 8:15 AM 13,101 Views 4 Comments

A Kerry legend became the last Ó Sé brother to retire from playing with An Ghaeltacht this week.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 27 September, 2018

After 45 years and over 1,000 bouts, HBO and the sport of boxing will go their separate ways
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

After 45 years and over 1,000 bouts, HBO and the sport of boxing will go their separate ways

Sep 27th 2018, 7:31 PM 8,231 Views 8 Comments

With the sport now brimful of money-spending broadcasters, HBO will permanently withdraw from boxing at the end of 2018.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 14 September, 2018

Big Brother's cancellation was a long time coming, they'll never replicate that early noughties' magic
# End Of An Era
From The Daily Edge
# End Of An Era

Big Brother's cancellation was a long time coming, they'll never replicate that early noughties' magic

Sep 14th 2018, 4:07 PM 6,037 Views 0 Comments

Oh, how the mighty Big Brother has fallen.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 31 May, 2018

'A sad day for Real Madrid': Perez stunned by Zidane's exit
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

'A sad day for Real Madrid': Perez stunned by Zidane's exit

May 31st 2018, 1:10 PM 12,532 Views 20 Comments

Los Blancos’ president was not prepared for the coach to leave a week after third Champions League title.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 21 May, 2018

'Legend,' 'iconic,' 'dual star' - tributes pour in for 18-time All-Ireland winner Rena Buckley
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

'Legend,' 'iconic,' 'dual star' - tributes pour in for 18-time All-Ireland winner Rena Buckley

May 21st 2018, 4:00 PM 5,053 Views 2 Comments

Diarmuid O’Sullivan and Noelle Healy are among those marking the end of an incredible inter-county career.

18-time All-Ireland champion Rena Buckley retires from inter-county scene
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

18-time All-Ireland champion Rena Buckley retires from inter-county scene

May 21st 2018, 3:05 PM 14,521 Views 14 Comments

It’s the end of an era as the most successful player in the history of Gaelic Games calls time on a glittering inter-county career.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 14 May, 2018

'I'll retire with this jersey' - Tevez intends to call it a day in 2019
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

'I'll retire with this jersey' - Tevez intends to call it a day in 2019

May 14th 2018, 3:10 PM 6,511 Views 5 Comments

Boca Juniors will wave goodbye to Carlos Tevez once again at the end of 2019, with the forward intending to retire.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 27 April, 2018

Barcelona legend Iniesta confirms that he will leave the club at the end of the season
# Gracias Iniesta
From The42
# Gracias Iniesta

Barcelona legend Iniesta confirms that he will leave the club at the end of the season

Apr 27th 2018, 1:18 PM 7,187 Views 13 Comments

‘This club has given me everything.’

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Cuba nominates Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro as president
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Cuba nominates Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro as president

Apr 19th 2018, 11:40 AM 5,611 Views 31 Comments

Diaz-Canel will become Cuba’s first leader in 60 years who is not named Castro.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Demolition of Dublin's iconic Screen cinema begins
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Demolition of Dublin's iconic Screen cinema begins

Apr 18th 2018, 8:35 AM 35,079 Views 16 Comments

The much-loved cinema had been out of use since its closure in 2016.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Willie Mullins' Vroum Vroum Mag retired ahead of Cheltenham Festival
# CALLING IT A DAY
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# CALLING IT A DAY

Willie Mullins' Vroum Vroum Mag retired ahead of Cheltenham Festival

Mar 7th 2018, 4:26 PM 3,439 Views 0 Comments

Time has been called on the top-class mare’s racing career.

BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights
# Tune Out
From The42
# Tune Out

BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights

Mar 7th 2018, 3:49 PM 12,819 Views 24 Comments

The screening of Ulster matches on BBC Two Northern Ireland will subsequently end.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 26 February, 2018

Jamie Heaslip announces his retirement with immediate effect
# Over And Out
From The42
# Over And Out

Jamie Heaslip announces his retirement with immediate effect

Feb 26th 2018, 10:13 AM 67,953 Views 119 Comments

The 34-year-old won 95 caps for Ireland.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 29 January, 2018

'There's a retirement cut-off age and I'll be reaching that next year': Lyster confirms Sunday Game departure
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

'There's a retirement cut-off age and I'll be reaching that next year': Lyster confirms Sunday Game departure

Jan 29th 2018, 4:20 PM 34,494 Views 38 Comments

This will be Michael Lyster’s 35th and final year presenting the RTÉ show.

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