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# family matters

Last month
November 2023
'I went all in because there was no other choice. There was no option to get a job'
Recently retired Eoin Doyle recalls the highs and lows of his largely stellar career in England, Ireland and Scotland.
Last year
'I wouldn’t change anything for the world. We’re better people in our house because of her'
Family matters for Danielle Caldwell with older sister Anna a source of inspiration both on and off the pitch.
Spain star hoping to face brother at World Cup
Nico Williams wants to take his sibling rivalry from local parks to the biggest stage of all.
'He’s an example to everyone. And that’s not just because he’s my son' - Paul Ince
Reading’s matchwinner earned high praise from his manager.
London's Irish: Conor Coventry's emergence shaped by struggle of generation before him
The Ireland U-21 captain is on the verge of history with his country – one his grandparents both had to leave in order to make a life for themselves.
All time
Marcus Rashford: Mum being happy means ‘the world to me’
The 23-year-old England striker was awarded an MBE in October for his social campaigning.
'Everything he does is an inspiration to step forward and try to get to where he's gone'
Ronan Manning on admiration for his brother Ryan and preparing for today’s FAI Cup semi-final.
'He has put his own stamp on it a bit': Farrell ready to test Dad's Ireland progress
Father and son prepare to lock horns again at Twickenham.
Gillian O'Sullivan on watching her sister become an Irish legend
‘I think my mother is still genuinely waiting for her to get a real job.’
Everton star credits wife for turnaround in fortunes
Morgan Schneiderlin joined the Toffees from Manchester United in 2017 for a reported €22 million.
'She'd kill me!' Sonia O'Sullivan has no doubt who'd win a race between her and Sophie
Sixteen-year-old Sophie won 800m silver for Ireland at the European U18s earlier this month.
Why the Irish family business sector could be 'cleaned out' in a generation
Selling to a foreign buyer is often the best option for indigenous firms, experts say.
An argument has broken out between Singapore's prime minister and his sister on Facebook
The argument has to do with their father.
2 sons of a World Cup winner play simultaneously in the Champions League
A substitution in the Barcelona-Atletico Madrid game created history tonight.
Schmidt to decide on his future with Ireland after South Africa tour
The Ireland head coach must make a call on whether to extend his contract until 2019.
No campaign says 'Yes' victory could see babies left 'deliberately motherless'
The No campaign for the same-sex marriage referendum was officially launched today and their message was crystal clear – it IS about children.
Irish people are sharing touching photos of their families in support of marriage equality
#FamilyMatters will make your heart burst.
Tralee judge asks Ukrainian woman if all her children are 'from the same stable'
The woman was convicted after stealing clothes, toys and other items worth €500 from a Debenhams store.
This app stops your family bothering you on Facebook
Two statuses. One for your friends, one for your family. Ingenious.