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# Family affair

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# Joy
Family affair as Podge Collins celebrates Clare victory with father and mother
The dual star featured in his side’s memorable victory earlier.
# Family affair
'It was the first time my two kids were at the game, it was a real emotional feeling'
It was a special day for Sean Cavanagh at Croke Park over the weekend.
# Family affair
Niall Quinn had a special reason to celebrate Dublin's Leinster U21 title win
The Irish soccer great saw his son Mikey win as part of the Dublin U21 panel.
# Family affair
'It's very tough knowing you're standing on the track with potential drug cheats'
It’s been a contrasting few years for hurdling siblings Thomas and Jessie Barr.
# Family affair
Dean Walsh wants uncle Billy back in his corner for Friday's national final
The reigning Irish light-welterweight champ defends his title this weekend.
# Family affair
Brothers win out against father in Galway semi-final to set up decider with All-Ireland champs
Michael and John Daly won out with Mountbellew-Moylough and the Salthill-Knocknacarra team managed by their father Val.
# Family affair
Bernard Brogan got out of hospital in time to see his sons win an All-Ireland for Dublin
Bernard and Alan Brogan matched their father’s All-Ireland senior medal tally yesterday.
# Golan Heights
This father and son are going away this month - to Syria
“This is my second trip with my father and I’m looking forward to going out.”
# Family affair
Nigel Owens may no longer be refereeing games involving Llanelli Scarlets
His cousin made his debut for the Welsh side today.
# Family affair
World Cup winner Rivaldo and his 20-year-old son both score in the same game
The Brazilian legend was involved in all three goals.
# Family affair
Great Keith Hogan tweet after playing against Kilkenny senior brother Brian in club game
Keith’s club Clara defeated Brian’s club O’Loughlin Gaels while Carrickshock finished level with Rower Inistioge.
# Family affair
Kilkenny's Brian Hogan set to play against his brother Keith in a senior club hurling quarter-final
O’Loughlin Gaels face Clara in an intriguing game next Saturday.
# Family affair
Snapshot - Podge Collins celebrates Clare county final win with his granny
It’s a night of celebrations for the Collins family and the Cratloe club.
# Family affair
'He must be living in the gym' - Kilkenny captain Lester Ryan is keeping tabs on his Wexford cousin
Wexford can book their place in the All-Ireland hurling quarter-finals with a win over Waterford tomorrow.
# Family affair
Her father won two All-Ireland hurling medals and now Offaly camogie star seeks glory
Aoife Kelly will be a key figure for the Faithful against Clare in the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland camogie championship today.
# Family affair
Paul O'Connell's cousin Eoghan makes Celtic league debut
The defender was in the champions’ starting line-up against Ross County today.
# Family affair
Kilkenny star Grace Walsh out to emulate success of brother Tommy at Croker
The Noresiders line out in the senior camogie decider against Galway.
# All-Ireland Club
Meet the 18 brothers in the squad of All-Ireland finalists St Thomas
Because club is family right?
# Family affair
Pope’s brother: Pontiff was 'considering resignation for months'
Fr Georg Ratzinger says his brother’s doctors had advised him against transatlantic travel. “At his age my brother wants more rest.”
# Wager
Family Fortunes: Father of United debutant snaps up £10,000 bet
Let’s just hope Mick Tunnicliffe can locate the decade-old betting slip.
# Family affair
'Hello, Philip'... 'Hello, Gary' -- the Neville brothers greet each other on Sky Sports
It’s ‘Philip’ not ‘Phil’ in the Neville household.
# Family affair
Brothers in arms: Declan O'Sullivan looking forward to trip to Birmingham
Dromid Pearses face Cuchullain in the AIB GAA Football All-Ireland Junior Club championship quarter-final clash on Sunday.
# Family affair
Get your Ma and Da online with Google's new website is a tool so younger people can help their parents (and grandparents) learn how to use the Internet.
# Family affair
Third series of Mrs Brown's Boys picked up by BBC
Brendan O’Carroll’s Bafta-nominated show has got yet another green light from the British broadcaster – before the second season even airs.
# Family affair
'It's a dream come true' - O'Briens celebrate in Kentucky
Joy for Joseph and Aidan O’Brien as St Nicholas Abbey wins the Breeders’ Cup Turf in style.
# decisions decisions
Family affair: How Daddy decides what sports team we support
Researchers in America have found that almost 40% of men cite their fathers as the main influence in picking a team.
# Family affair
'I'm calling my nephew' - Obama's uncle arrested for drink-driving
Onyango Obama, the 67-year-old uncle of President Barack Obama, is arrested and held over a previous deportation order.
# Family affair
One-third of GPs breaking rules over treatment of relatives
Medical Council’s ethical guidelines discourage doctors from treating their own relatives.