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# family-first - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Stander gives currency to 'values' as he rides off into the sunset
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Stander gives currency to 'values' as he rides off into the sunset

Mar 16th 2021, 4:45 PM 43,732 Views 51 Comments

The Munster and Ireland star is putting his family first by stepping away from rugby.

# family-first - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Thierry Henry steps down from Montreal job 'with a heavy heart'
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Thierry Henry steps down from Montreal job 'with a heavy heart'

Feb 25th 2021, 10:42 PM 8,415 Views 4 Comments

The Arsenal legend departs due to family reasons.

# family-first - Monday 25 January, 2021

England's Joe Marler withdraws from Six Nations for personal reasons
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England's Joe Marler withdraws from Six Nations for personal reasons

Jan 25th 2021, 2:01 PM 8,571 Views 1 Comment

Eddie Jones has also lost experienced lock Joe Launchbury to injury.

# family-first - Friday 4 December, 2020

'You're holding back tears. The silence just showed the emotion' - football and family first
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'You're holding back tears. The silence just showed the emotion' - football and family first

Updated Dec 4th 2020, 8:03 PM 17,702 Views 13 Comments

Kingscourt Stars man Padraig Faulkner has been central to Cavan’s success this year – and the journey is far from over yet.

# family-first - Friday 4 September, 2020

Duffy: 'With not having my best game and my first Ireland game without my dad, it was an emotional one'
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Duffy: 'With not having my best game and my first Ireland game without my dad, it was an emotional one'

Sep 4th 2020, 10:05 AM 6,613 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s goalscorer paid tribute to his late father after the 1-1 draw with Bulgaria.

# family-first - Monday 2 March, 2020

'The kids don't care whether you win, lose or draw. They just want to have the craic'
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'The kids don't care whether you win, lose or draw. They just want to have the craic'

Mar 2nd 2020, 12:38 PM 9,847 Views 14 Comments

Ireland flanker Peter O’Mahony on the influence of his father and bouncing back from disappointments.

# family-first - Friday 1 November, 2019

'They'll be sitting just behind me in the dugout. I wouldn't want to enjoy these experiences without them'
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'They'll be sitting just behind me in the dugout. I wouldn't want to enjoy these experiences without them'

Nov 1st 2019, 7:00 AM 10,016 Views 0 Comments

Tom Elmes and his Wexford Youths side are defending the FAI Cup at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday. But it’s about much more than that.

# family-first - Saturday 5 October, 2019

All-Ireland winning Louth boss, who took over in tragic circumstances, steps down ahead of 2020
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All-Ireland winning Louth boss, who took over in tragic circumstances, steps down ahead of 2020

Oct 5th 2019, 4:30 PM 5,732 Views 1 Comment

Darren Bishop steered the county to All-Ireland junior glory at Croke Park three weeks ago.

Pienaar intent on enjoying remaining days in rugby after tragedy took him back to South Africa
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Pienaar intent on enjoying remaining days in rugby after tragedy took him back to South Africa

Oct 5th 2019, 7:30 AM 18,148 Views 11 Comments

The former Ulster legend will face the northern province in Bloemfontein today.

# family-first - Monday 15 July, 2019

'I wanted to be a winner like her' - Madrid new boy Jovic inspired by sister's battle with leukemia
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'I wanted to be a winner like her' - Madrid new boy Jovic inspired by sister's battle with leukemia

Jul 15th 2019, 8:31 PM 5,353 Views 1 Comment

The 21-year-old striker revealed that his family went through a difficult period as his sibling fought cancer while he was training with Red Star.

# family-first - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'Our son Patrick is looking down on Leanne this weekend. She was very close to him'
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'Our son Patrick is looking down on Leanne this weekend. She was very close to him'

May 4th 2019, 8:00 AM 50,974 Views 6 Comments

A look through Leanne Kiernan’s rise to the top, through the highs and the lows, ahead of today’s FA Cup final.

# family-first - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Steven Hansen to step down from All Blacks job after 2019 World Cup
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Steven Hansen to step down from All Blacks job after 2019 World Cup

Dec 13th 2018, 8:32 PM 11,005 Views 9 Comments

‘I do feel it’s right for the team for me to stand down,’ he said.

# family-first - Monday 26 November, 2018

'I tend to be a little bit of a workaholic' - Schmidt putting family first
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'I tend to be a little bit of a workaholic' - Schmidt putting family first

Nov 26th 2018, 6:32 AM 26,334 Views 11 Comments

The Ireland head coach is set to confirm his departure after next year’s World Cup.

# family-first - Monday 12 November, 2018

England captain dedicates 100th cap to seriously-ill footballer husband
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England captain dedicates 100th cap to seriously-ill footballer husband

Nov 12th 2018, 9:30 PM 47,015 Views 5 Comments

‘This one’s for my family, my husband, who are there with you when there’s a lot of lows.’

# family-first - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Mourinho clarifies Martial's reasons for leaving Manchester United's US tour
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Mourinho clarifies Martial's reasons for leaving Manchester United's US tour

Jul 26th 2018, 10:57 AM 15,007 Views 12 Comments

The France international has been linked with a move away from the Red Devils this summer.

# family-first - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'The most amazing 24 hours' - England's Delph missed World Cup win for birth of his daughter
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'The most amazing 24 hours' - England's Delph missed World Cup win for birth of his daughter

Jul 4th 2018, 7:01 PM 12,491 Views 15 Comments

The Manchester City midfielder left the camp to be with his wife, but he has flown back into Russia ahead of their quarter-final.

# family-first - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

All Blacks legend Ma'a Nonu to put career on hold 'for family reasons' as he leaves Toulon
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All Blacks legend Ma'a Nonu to put career on hold 'for family reasons' as he leaves Toulon

May 29th 2018, 4:49 PM 14,654 Views 5 Comments

It was reported that the 36-year-old centre would prolong his stay in France.

# family-first - Thursday 22 February, 2018

'I get a call every Monday from the old man and mum, trying to tweak my game'
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'I get a call every Monday from the old man and mum, trying to tweak my game'

Feb 22nd 2018, 4:00 AM 10,249 Views 8 Comments

Bundee Aki has more than Joe Schmidt to answer to when the odd pass goes astray.

# family-first - Saturday 20 January, 2018

'I was emotional but Dad was roaring and crying. You do it for those background reasons'
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'I was emotional but Dad was roaring and crying. You do it for those background reasons'

Jan 20th 2018, 8:00 AM 19,246 Views 1 Comment

Lauren Magee opens up on the huge influence her family has on her inter-county career, Dublin’s 2017 and Blues Sisters.

# family-first - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

'Fighting day by day': Silva reveals City absence was due to premature birth of baby son
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'Fighting day by day': Silva reveals City absence was due to premature birth of baby son

Jan 3rd 2018, 1:43 PM 8,172 Views 5 Comments

The midfielder returned to a hero’s welcome against Watford, and has now revealed the reason for his absence.

# family-first - Thursday 15 June, 2017

US Open confirm Mickelson has withdrawn to attend his daughter's graduation
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US Open confirm Mickelson has withdrawn to attend his daughter's graduation

Jun 15th 2017, 2:52 PM 5,743 Views 7 Comments

The man nicknamed ‘Lefty’ will be replaced by Mexico’s Roberto Diaz at Erin Hills this week.

# family-first - Saturday 27 May, 2017

The Boston fireman running the Cork City Marathon, pushing his miracle daughter in a stroller
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The Boston fireman running the Cork City Marathon, pushing his miracle daughter in a stroller

May 27th 2017, 12:00 PM 21,279 Views 21 Comments

Abby MacCurtain was diagnosed with Leigh’s Disease and given two years to live.

# family-first - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Family first! Carlo Ancelotti hires his son as Bayern Munich assistant manager
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Family first! Carlo Ancelotti hires his son as Bayern Munich assistant manager

Aug 23rd 2016, 6:21 PM 6,677 Views 4 Comments

Davide Ancelotti was previously a fitness coach with Real Madrid.