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# good-reads - Sunday 26 June, 2022

Why Gary Lineker was right to speak out about receiving racist abuse and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Why Gary Lineker was right to speak out about receiving racist abuse and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sun 8:30 AM 16,461 Views 0 Comments

Plus, a tribute to the late Liam Cahill.

# good-reads - Sunday 19 June, 2022

The Golden State Warriors, Galway's original ticket master and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The Golden State Warriors, Galway's original ticket master and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 19th 2022, 7:30 AM 3,337 Views 0 Comments

A selection of some of our favourite pieces published elsewhere over the last seven days.

# good-reads - Sunday 5 June, 2022

Champions League final distress and Ulster final magic; our favourite sportswriting this week
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Champions League final distress and Ulster final magic; our favourite sportswriting this week

Jun 5th 2022, 8:30 AM 5,055 Views 0 Comments

Flick on the kettle…

# good-reads - Sunday 29 May, 2022

Appreciation for Mark Lawrenson and Liverpool insights; our favourite sportswriting this week
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Appreciation for Mark Lawrenson and Liverpool insights; our favourite sportswriting this week

May 29th 2022, 8:30 AM 10,070 Views 0 Comments

Flick on the kettle…

# good-reads - Sunday 1 May, 2022

The decline of Everton, the magic of snooker and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The decline of Everton, the magic of snooker and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

May 1st 2022, 8:30 AM 6,047 Views 0 Comments

Enjoy a selection of some of our favourite pieces published elsewhere over the last seven days.

# good-reads - Sunday 24 April, 2022

Kimmage meets Lowry, the education of ten Haag and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Kimmage meets Lowry, the education of ten Haag and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Apr 24th 2022, 8:30 AM 9,362 Views 1 Comment

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into this lot.

# good-reads - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Italy's shame, Scotland's regression, St Peter's miracle: the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Italy's shame, Scotland's regression, St Peter's miracle: the week's best sportswriting

Mar 27th 2022, 8:30 AM 7,935 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on…

# good-reads - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Man United now a second-rank side and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Man United now a second-rank side and more of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 20th 2022, 8:30 AM 5,176 Views 0 Comments

Also, Daragh Ó Conchúir pays tribute to Tiger Roll.

# good-reads - Sunday 27 February, 2022

The Belfast football club where Bobby Sands played and the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The Belfast football club where Bobby Sands played and the week's best sportswriting

Feb 27th 2022, 8:30 AM 7,416 Views 0 Comments

Get the kettle on.

# good-reads - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Earls and Hank meet McRae, Here We Go and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

Earls and Hank meet McRae, Here We Go and the week's best sportswriting

Jan 30th 2022, 8:30 AM 5,826 Views 0 Comments

Enjoy a selection of some of our favourite pieces published elsewhere over the last seven days.

# good-reads - Sunday 23 January, 2022

Feeling joyless while watching Man City win and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Feeling joyless while watching Man City win and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Jan 23rd 2022, 8:30 AM 4,251 Views 4 Comments

Stick the kettle on.

# good-reads - Sunday 19 December, 2021

The longest away trip in English football and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The longest away trip in English football and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 19th 2021, 8:30 AM 11,861 Views 0 Comments

A selection of our favourite reads from the past seven days.

# good-reads - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Jim Gavin, blind football and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Jim Gavin, blind football and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 5th 2021, 8:30 AM 8,859 Views 0 Comments

A selection of our favourite reads from the past seven days.

# good-reads - Sunday 14 November, 2021

Living with an addiction to Football Manager and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Living with an addiction to Football Manager and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 14th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,711 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on.

# good-reads - Sunday 31 October, 2021

Eddie Jones, Ballinamore and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Eddie Jones, Ballinamore and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Oct 31st 2021, 8:30 AM 6,907 Views 1 Comment

Time to stick the kettle on.

# good-reads - Sunday 17 October, 2021

A new-look LA Lakers, Championship Manager and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

A new-look LA Lakers, Championship Manager and more of the week's best sportswriting

Oct 17th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,173 Views 2 Comments

Enjoy some of our favourite reads from the last week.

# good-reads - Sunday 3 October, 2021

Coaching abuse scandal in NWSL, racism in football and the best of this week's sportswriting
# Top Picks
From The42
# Top Picks

Coaching abuse scandal in NWSL, racism in football and the best of this week's sportswriting

Oct 3rd 2021, 8:30 AM 3,882 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on.

# good-reads - Sunday 26 September, 2021

Ryder Cup fever, football friendship to 'match-fixing' and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

Ryder Cup fever, football friendship to 'match-fixing' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 26th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,145 Views 0 Comments

Boil that kettle…

# good-reads - Sunday 19 September, 2021

In search of Michelle Smith, the battle for the soul of Man United, and the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

In search of Michelle Smith, the battle for the soul of Man United, and the week's best sportswriting

Sep 19th 2021, 8:30 AM 16,675 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on…

# good-reads - Sunday 22 August, 2021

Pacquiao for president, Cork hurling happiness and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Pacquiao for president, Cork hurling happiness and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 22nd 2021, 8:30 AM 3,922 Views 0 Comments

Enjoy some our favourite reads from the last week.

# good-reads - Sunday 15 August, 2021

Roy Keane at 50, the harsh life of an Olympian and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Roy Keane at 50, the harsh life of an Olympian and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 15th 2021, 8:30 AM 8,255 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, take a seat and get stuck into this lot.

# good-reads - Sunday 1 August, 2021

The brains behind Irish rowing glory, the vet leading Tyrone and the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The brains behind Irish rowing glory, the vet leading Tyrone and the week's best sportswriting

Aug 1st 2021, 11:40 AM 5,193 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, take a seat and get stuck into this lot.

# good-reads - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Sitting in biblical rain for a Connacht semi-final and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Long Reads
From The42
# Long Reads

Sitting in biblical rain for a Connacht semi-final and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 11th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,269 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and enjoy some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

# good-reads - Sunday 27 June, 2021

Michael O'Hehir by those who knew him and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Michael O'Hehir by those who knew him and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 27th 2021, 8:30 AM 6,674 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on…

# good-reads - Sunday 20 June, 2021

Memphis Depay, the most famous Kia in NBA history, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Memphis Depay, the most famous Kia in NBA history, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 20th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,846 Views 0 Comments

Sit back and enjoy some of our favourite reads from the last seven days.

# good-reads - Sunday 30 May, 2021

Schalke, Ballymurphy, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Schalke, Ballymurphy, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

May 30th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,669 Views 1 Comment

Sit back and enjoy some of our favorite reads from the last week.

# good-reads - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Japan's golf superstar, football's online prison, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Japan's golf superstar, football's online prison, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Apr 18th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,880 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on…

# good-reads - Sunday 11 April, 2021

The Masters, five-a-side, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The Masters, five-a-side, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Apr 11th 2021, 8:30 AM 4,042 Views 1 Comment

Plus, the remarkable GAA Congress which brought the 1947 All-Ireland SFC final to New York.

# good-reads - Sunday 4 April, 2021

The current state of Irish football, the late, great David Rocastle, and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

The current state of Irish football, the late, great David Rocastle, and the week's best sportswriting

Apr 4th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,385 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on, and crack open an Easter egg for breakfast…

# good-reads - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Deaths of our heroes, the footballer who stole The Scream, and the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Deaths of our heroes, the footballer who stole The Scream, and the week's best sportswriting

Mar 21st 2021, 8:30 AM 5,113 Views 2 Comments

Stick the kettle on…

# good-reads - Sunday 7 March, 2021

The scramble for Kobe Bryant's signature, Ian St John's influence and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The scramble for Kobe Bryant's signature, Ian St John's influence and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 7th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,469 Views 0 Comments

Marlon Brando and Billy Holland also feature in this week’s round-up.

# good-reads - Sunday 28 February, 2021

A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 28th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,214 Views 2 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into this lot.

# good-reads - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Dementia fears in rugby, Mayo's everlasting spirit and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Dementia fears in rugby, Mayo's everlasting spirit and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 20th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,511 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into this lot.

# good-reads - Sunday 6 December, 2020

A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 6th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,970 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on and treat yourself to this lot.

# good-reads - Sunday 4 October, 2020

A farewell to Dermo, mayhem as the transfer window closes and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

A farewell to Dermo, mayhem as the transfer window closes and the week's best sportswriting

Oct 4th 2020, 8:30 AM 11,807 Views 0 Comments

Boil the kettle and get reading…

# good-reads - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Remembering Pat Smullen, the home support for Sam Bennett and the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Remembering Pat Smullen, the home support for Sam Bennett and the week's best sportswriting

Sep 20th 2020, 11:23 AM 4,899 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

# good-reads - Sunday 30 August, 2020

The former Cork hurler battling on with a rare illness and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The former Cork hurler battling on with a rare illness and more of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 30th 2020, 8:30 AM 22,103 Views 3 Comments

Stick on the kettle and settle in to some of our favourite pieces from the last seven days.

# good-reads - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Marcus Rashford showing failing politicians how to do their jobs and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Marcus Rashford showing failing politicians how to do their jobs and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 21st 2020, 8:30 AM 3,485 Views 1 Comment

Plus, Gary Vider explains how he conned his way into an interview with Michael Jordan.

# good-reads - Sunday 10 May, 2020

A GAA journey from Poland to Dublin coach, a beautiful tribute to a late star and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

A GAA journey from Poland to Dublin coach, a beautiful tribute to a late star and the week's best sportswriting

May 10th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,285 Views 1 Comment

Get the kettle boiled, there are some brilliant pieces be to read.

# good-reads - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Hampson, Woodward, Brennan - 14 recommended rugby books
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Hampson, Woodward, Brennan - 14 recommended rugby books

Mar 28th 2020, 9:30 AM 6,301 Views 5 Comments

We’ve picked out a few good rugby reads and want to hear your recommendations.

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