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#Focus

# focus - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Clarity key for Connacht and Dillane
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

Clarity key for Connacht and Dillane

Jan 21st 2021, 6:17 AM 5,319 Views 1 Comment

The Westerners were left frustrated by muddled information against Munster.

# focus - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Klopp reveals Firmino apology after securing Liverpool's win
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

Klopp reveals Firmino apology after securing Liverpool's win

Jan 11th 2020, 9:58 PM 18,158 Views 10 Comments

The Reds have earned 61 points from a possible 63 in 21 games and are now 16 points clear at the top.

# focus - Friday 27 December, 2019

Klopp: Liverpool's Premier League lead is irrelevant
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

Klopp: Liverpool's Premier League lead is irrelevant

Dec 27th 2019, 1:38 PM 8,229 Views 23 Comments

The table toppers produced a fine display at King Power Stadium on St Stephen’s Day.

# focus - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Hansen laughs off Jones' spying comments as 'a distraction and clickbait'
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

Hansen laughs off Jones' spying comments as 'a distraction and clickbait'

Oct 24th 2019, 7:25 AM 3,753 Views 1 Comment

‘Eddie needs to work out what England are going to do about the pressure they’re under.’

# focus - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Scotland's big win underlines importance of bonus-point victory for Ireland
# Pool A
From The42
# Pool A

Scotland's big win underlines importance of bonus-point victory for Ireland

Oct 9th 2019, 12:19 PM 17,763 Views 49 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side still have it in their control to secure a quarter-final.

# focus - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

'I hear the outside noise' - Criticism not affecting Hendrick ahead of milestone game
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

'I hear the outside noise' - Criticism not affecting Hendrick ahead of milestone game

Sep 3rd 2019, 2:13 PM 3,312 Views 0 Comments

The midfielder is in line for his fiftieth cap on Thursday, and is glad to be playing in his favoured position.

# focus - Thursday 2 May, 2019

'It would have been better to win 4-0 than 3-0' - Liverpool tie not over yet, warns Messi
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

'It would have been better to win 4-0 than 3-0' - Liverpool tie not over yet, warns Messi

May 2nd 2019, 11:12 AM 6,567 Views 20 Comments

The Argentine star scored his 600th career goal last night.

# focus - Sunday 21 April, 2019

'I don't go out - apart from football'
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

'I don't go out - apart from football'

Apr 21st 2019, 11:04 AM 11,401 Views 7 Comments

Jurgen Klopp admits he’s become a hermit amid Liverpool’s title chase.

# focus - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Mayo ladies boss determined to face Cavan despite 10-player exodus from panel
# Keeping Focus
From The42
# Keeping Focus

Mayo ladies boss determined to face Cavan despite 10-player exodus from panel

Jul 11th 2018, 6:15 AM 9,730 Views 5 Comments

‘I am preparing for a championship match on Saturday and as soon as that is over I will give you the facts.’

# focus - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'This is not the time to talk about this:' Willian unfazed by rumours of move to Barcelona
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

'This is not the time to talk about this:' Willian unfazed by rumours of move to Barcelona

Jul 4th 2018, 9:32 PM 6,702 Views 6 Comments

The Chelsea player insists he is focused on delivering a World Cup title for Brazil.

# focus - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Jack Conan striving to lock in and rid his game of 'mental tap-outs'
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

Jack Conan striving to lock in and rid his game of 'mental tap-outs'

Dec 6th 2017, 6:02 AM 5,143 Views 7 Comments

The Leinster man is chasing perfection in a bid to compete with CJ Stander for Ireland’s number 8 jersey.

# focus - Saturday 18 November, 2017

'Being homeless was so overwhelming. I never felt safe. I never felt the kids were safe'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'Being homeless was so overwhelming. I never felt safe. I never felt the kids were safe'

Nov 18th 2017, 1:45 PM 14,215 Views 30 Comments

Focus Ireland has brought 300 families out of homelessness.

# focus - Monday 6 November, 2017

JJ Hanrahan plays down Ireland call after his man-of-the-match show for Munster
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

JJ Hanrahan plays down Ireland call after his man-of-the-match show for Munster

Nov 6th 2017, 8:11 AM 13,166 Views 37 Comments

“I just want to focus on Munster and it’s step by step for me.”

# focus - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Everyone is talking about this powerful ad on youth homelessness in Ireland that played during Gogglebox
# Lucy's Story
From The Daily Edge
# Lucy's Story

Everyone is talking about this powerful ad on youth homelessness in Ireland that played during Gogglebox

Sep 14th 2017, 10:21 AM 11,106 Views 2 Comments

It was given a full ad break.

# focus - Monday 29 May, 2017

'Winning is a habit' - How Micheál Donoghue's approach is getting the best out of Galway
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

'Winning is a habit' - How Micheál Donoghue's approach is getting the best out of Galway

May 29th 2017, 6:05 AM 4,126 Views 0 Comments

The Galway boss has expertly managed celebrations and expectations.

# focus - Sunday 30 April, 2017

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite sports pics from the past week
# Through The Lens
From The42
# Through The Lens

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite sports pics from the past week

Apr 30th 2017, 8:30 PM 5,377 Views 1 Comment

These are the sporting images that have caught our eye over the past seven days.

# focus - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Thrills, spills and heartache: 21 pictures that sum up the women's rugby year
# Through A Lens
From The42
# Through A Lens

Thrills, spills and heartache: 21 pictures that sum up the women's rugby year

Dec 21st 2016, 7:00 AM 2,449 Views 1 Comment

It’s been an up and down 12 months.

# focus - Monday 28 November, 2016

'I have never seen anything like this': Homelessness in Galway hits crisis point
# Nowhere To Go
# Nowhere To Go

'I have never seen anything like this': Homelessness in Galway hits crisis point

Nov 28th 2016, 9:15 PM 28,314 Views 51 Comments

More and more families are presenting as homeless in Galway, where no social housing has been built since 2009.

# focus - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Coleman on life as captain, Robbie's Germany goal and the road to Russia
# Captain Coleman
From The42
# Captain Coleman

Coleman on life as captain, Robbie's Germany goal and the road to Russia

Nov 10th 2016, 2:07 PM 3,369 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland captain is hoping to guide his side to their first World Cup finals in 16 years.

# focus - Saturday 14 May, 2016

'Where there's one sperm there's a way': Male infertility is common but treatable
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

'Where there's one sperm there's a way': Male infertility is common but treatable

May 14th 2016, 8:30 PM 18,939 Views 26 Comments

A doctor from Cork Fertility Centre said the procedure for men to get checked out is “non-invasive and not expensive compared to what a female has to do”.

# focus - Friday 15 April, 2016

"Like being in a train station in downtown Beijing" - what it's like to live life with autism
# As I Am
# As I Am

"Like being in a train station in downtown Beijing" - what it's like to live life with autism

Apr 15th 2016, 6:03 AM 16,555 Views 8 Comments

21-year-old Adam Harris was diagnosed with autism when he was just five. He says it’s time Ireland learned to understand and engage with the condition.

# focus - Sunday 3 April, 2016

It’s Sunday so here's 15 of our favourite sports images of the week
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

It’s Sunday so here's 15 of our favourite sports images of the week

Apr 3rd 2016, 7:30 AM 7,525 Views 0 Comments

Another busy week captured from a different angle.

# focus - Sunday 7 February, 2016

CJ Stander man of the match on barnstorming Ireland debut against Wales
# STANDOUT
From The42
# STANDOUT

CJ Stander man of the match on barnstorming Ireland debut against Wales

Feb 7th 2016, 5:07 PM 11,313 Views 33 Comments

The Munster back row was superb on his Test debut for Joe Schmidt’s side.

# focus - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Here are 15 PRACTICAL ways to help homeless people this Christmas and New Year
# Calls To Action
# Calls To Action

Here are 15 PRACTICAL ways to help homeless people this Christmas and New Year

Dec 19th 2015, 7:30 AM 22,082 Views 7 Comments

It can be as simple as treating someone with empathy when they approach you in the street.

# focus - Saturday 12 December, 2015

The worst thing about losing our home? How guilty it made me feel as a mother
# Opinion
# Opinion

The worst thing about losing our home? How guilty it made me feel as a mother

Dec 12th 2015, 7:30 PM 46 Views 42 Comments

I felt like I had failed my daughter in some way after we were forced to live out of a hotel room.

# focus - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Ireland's crisis: I have never seen it so bad. These families are living under terrible stress
# Opinion
# Opinion

Ireland's crisis: I have never seen it so bad. These families are living under terrible stress

Dec 1st 2015, 5:15 PM 1,289 Views 56 Comments

At least two families lost their home today – and the homeless crisis is deepening, writes Sr Stanislaus Kennedy.

# focus - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Ireland's Alan Judge 'laughing off' Premier League rumours
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

Ireland's Alan Judge 'laughing off' Premier League rumours

Oct 28th 2015, 3:39 PM 7,914 Views 2 Comments

The former Irish underage international has been linked with a number of clubs in the past week.

# focus - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Are you sure you know what your smartphone camera can really do?
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Are you sure you know what your smartphone camera can really do?

Sep 23rd 2015, 12:50 PM 29,935 Views 5 Comments

Taking a good photo is one thing, but it’s just as important to know what features you can use and when.

# focus - Monday 14 September, 2015

Phoney war finally over as Ireland squad settle in for extended RWC stay
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

Phoney war finally over as Ireland squad settle in for extended RWC stay

Sep 14th 2015, 3:22 PM 9,829 Views 7 Comments

Rory Best admits it’s not easy to fully focus on a World Cup warm-up fixture and is pleased to see the real Tests on the horizon.

# focus - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Waterford Whispers just fooled one of Germany's biggest news magazines
# A Lidl Embarrassing
From The Daily Edge
# A Lidl Embarrassing

Waterford Whispers just fooled one of Germany's biggest news magazines

May 12th 2015, 11:02 PM 33,523 Views 5 Comments

Whoopsie.

# focus - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

People are taking drugs like Ritalin to help them perform better in school and work
# Focus
# Focus

People are taking drugs like Ritalin to help them perform better in school and work

Apr 1st 2015, 6:03 AM 17,157 Views 37 Comments

And scientists aren’t sure that’s a good thing.

# focus - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Getting too distracted by the web while working? Here's how you can take control
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Getting too distracted by the web while working? Here's how you can take control

Mar 18th 2015, 12:02 PM 9,130 Views 11 Comments

Having the web at your fingertips can be the best/worst thing in your life, but you can take control of it.

# focus - Monday 16 March, 2015

Rob Kearney: Ireland won't be focusing on points difference against Scotland
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

Rob Kearney: Ireland won't be focusing on points difference against Scotland

Mar 16th 2015, 10:14 PM 6,300 Views 20 Comments

The 28-year-old full-back insists all thoughts will be on beating their upcoming opponents.

# focus - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

In pics: Ireland warm up for Italy after waiting out the early frost
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

In pics: Ireland warm up for Italy after waiting out the early frost

Feb 3rd 2015, 7:12 PM 5,993 Views 3 Comments

Training had to be postponed in Maynooth this morning.

# focus - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Why trust is the key to some of Ireland's finest sports photography
# Behind The Scenes
From The42
# Behind The Scenes

Why trust is the key to some of Ireland's finest sports photography

Jan 4th 2015, 9:30 AM 7,716 Views 2 Comments

Forget about selfies and setups, these men capture true emotion behind the closed doors in Irish sport.

13 of the best images from sport's winter wonderland this week
# Snap Happy
From The42
# Snap Happy

13 of the best images from sport's winter wonderland this week

Jan 4th 2015, 7:30 AM 2,767 Views 0 Comments

It’s 2015′s first round-up of the week’s best images.

# focus - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

'They went ballistic': The perfect moment captured when Ireland Women beat the Black Ferns
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

'They went ballistic': The perfect moment captured when Ireland Women beat the Black Ferns

Dec 24th 2014, 8:00 PM 11,042 Views 16 Comments

Photographer Dan Sheridan tells about his unique view of one of the greatest ever moments in women’s rugby.

# focus - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Ireland more concerned about performance than November clean sweep
# Momentum
From The42
# Momentum

Ireland more concerned about performance than November clean sweep

Nov 19th 2014, 12:10 PM 10,842 Views 24 Comments

‘If the processes are right and you have good systems in place then the result comes out the back of that.’

# focus - Monday 10 November, 2014

Opinion: How to find razor-sharp focus in the age of distraction
# Creativity
# Creativity

Opinion: How to find razor-sharp focus in the age of distraction

Nov 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 107 Views 11 Comments

You can be productive and creative – but first you need to focus.

# focus - Friday 26 September, 2014

Column: Find your focus with these 5 tips
# Clear Thinking
# Clear Thinking

Column: Find your focus with these 5 tips

Sep 26th 2014, 1:28 PM 35 Views 5 Comments

Many of us find it hard to focus, blaming the distractions we have on our modern working lives – but how can we achieve clear thinking?

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