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#Grassroots

# grassroots - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Schoolboy football chief criticises controversial rule change which sees Dublin club kicked out
# DDSL
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# DDSL

Schoolboy football chief criticises controversial rule change which sees Dublin club kicked out

Apr 3rd 2013, 4:21 PM 9,765 Views 13 Comments

Kilnamanagh FC’s U15s Premier side were banned from seeing out the season after playing an ineligible player.

# grassroots - Monday 18 March, 2013

10 phrases you might hear at a junior soccer match
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# Grassroots

10 phrases you might hear at a junior soccer match

Mar 18th 2013, 9:00 AM 6,995 Views 14 Comments

Whether it’s Pike Rovers or Brayzil 2nds you play for, you’re probably used to shouts like these.

# grassroots - Thursday 28 February, 2013

VIDEO: Connacht want your help locating a World Cup winning captain
# High Hopes
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# High Hopes

VIDEO: Connacht want your help locating a World Cup winning captain

Feb 28th 2013, 7:00 PM 2,394 Views 7 Comments

With the help of their supporters, the westerners want to groom future Henshaws and Marmions for Test success.

# grassroots - Monday 14 January, 2013

Jobs initiative helped turn 6,000 pledges into 4,000 new hires in 2012
# Employment
# Employment

Jobs initiative helped turn 6,000 pledges into 4,000 new hires in 2012

Jan 14th 2013, 5:33 PM 6,301 Views 12 Comments

Hireland, the voluntary initiative which urges SMEs to pledge to take on more staff, helped created 4,000 jobs in its first year.

# grassroots - Friday 2 November, 2012

Ulster Bank league: Garryowen out for more than just bragging rights
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# Grassroots

Ulster Bank league: Garryowen out for more than just bragging rights

Nov 2nd 2012, 5:29 PM 631 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Anglesea Road will play host to a bottom-of-the-table scrap tomorrow.

# grassroots - Sunday 21 October, 2012

As it happened: GAA senior club championship action From The42
Live Oct 21st 2012, 1:33 PM

As it happened: GAA senior club championship action

# grassroots - Thursday 18 October, 2012

'They won't come and watch' -- Futbol Mundial profiles the League of Ireland
# Grassroots
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# Grassroots

'They won't come and watch' -- Futbol Mundial profiles the League of Ireland

Oct 18th 2012, 4:32 PM 2,505 Views 2 Comments

The Sky Sports magazine show spoke with figures in the Irish domestic game about the challenges ahead.

# grassroots - Sunday 14 October, 2012

As it happened: GAA senior club championship action From The42
Live Oct 14th 2012, 1:50 PM

As it happened: GAA senior club championship action

# grassroots - Saturday 6 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Gangnam Style
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Gangnam Style

Oct 6th 2012, 7:59 PM 15,516 Views 5 Comments

Here’s the things we learned, loved and shared today.

James Reilly must go: Labour grassroots meet to call for Reilly's resignation
# Pressure
# Pressure

James Reilly must go: Labour grassroots meet to call for Reilly's resignation

Oct 6th 2012, 3:00 PM 10,518 Views 84 Comments

The members say that Reilly’s approach to healthcare is “completely incompatible” with Labour values.

# grassroots - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

VIDEO: Somebody finally found a use for the rainbow flick
# Golazo!
From The42
# Golazo!

VIDEO: Somebody finally found a use for the rainbow flick

Oct 2nd 2012, 2:27 PM 1,426 Views 2 Comments

We dare you to not try this at home.

# grassroots - Monday 1 October, 2012

Club GAA round-up from Munster
# Grassroots
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# Grassroots

Club GAA round-up from Munster

Oct 1st 2012, 3:01 PM 884 Views 0 Comments

There were key football games in Clare, Cork and Tipperary over the weekend while the semi-finalists are known in the Kerry SFC and the final stage has been reached in the Waterford SHC.

# grassroots - Sunday 9 September, 2012

St Brigid's educating the Galway hurling youth
# Grassroots
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# Grassroots

St Brigid's educating the Galway hurling youth

Sep 9th 2012, 9:00 AM 1,612 Views 0 Comments

The Loughrea based school has played a major role in the hurling development of several members of the Galway squad that are in action in tomorrow’s Croke Park showpiece.

# grassroots - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

VIDEO: Sky give German district sides the full big-match treatment
# Grassroots
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# Grassroots

VIDEO: Sky give German district sides the full big-match treatment

Aug 15th 2012, 10:30 PM 1,124 Views 0 Comments

We’re not sure who Germany’s Geoff Shreeves is, but no doubt he’s in the tunnel ready to dish out some harsh truths.

# grassroots - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Norfolk football team faces eviction 21 years after death of King Olav
# Royal Mess
From The42
# Royal Mess

Norfolk football team faces eviction 21 years after death of King Olav

Jan 19th 2012, 2:11 PM 594 Views 0 Comments

What in the name of Thor does King Olav the fifth of Norway have to do with little old Cromer Town FC? I hear you ask. Well, gather close.

# grassroots - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Column: Football fans are taking back control of their clubs – and it’s working
# Grassroots
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# Grassroots

Column: Football fans are taking back control of their clubs – and it’s working

Nov 3rd 2011, 8:30 PM 19 Views 4 Comments

This year’s League of Ireland has shown that supporter-run clubs can be successful. But it’s about much more than results on the pitch, writes Kevin Rye of Supporters Direct.

# grassroots - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Bertie Ahern called Fianna Fáil grassroots 'useless good-for-nothings'
# Bertie
# Bertie

Bertie Ahern called Fianna Fáil grassroots 'useless good-for-nothings'

Sep 1st 2011, 9:46 AM 2,849 Views 69 Comments

The former Taoiseach said cumainn members had “tea parties” instead of working to build the party’s vote.

# grassroots - Monday 20 June, 2011

Holywood star: no homecoming plans yet for returning hero McIlroy
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Holywood star: no homecoming plans yet for returning hero McIlroy

Jun 20th 2011, 4:17 PM 621 Views 0 Comments

Co Down club has been “like a media centre” since McIlroy’s victory though they’re unsure when they’re favourite son will return with the trophy.

# grassroots - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Life in the AUL: welcome to wherever you are
# Hackers And Hoggers
From The42
# Hackers And Hoggers

Life in the AUL: welcome to wherever you are

Apr 21st 2011, 9:40 AM 169 Views 0 Comments

It’s a couple of tough away trips for Paul ring’s motley crew as they enter the business end of a long season.

# grassroots - Thursday 14 April, 2011

Hackers and Hoggers: life in the AUL From The42
Live Apr 14th 2011, 10:18 AM

Hackers and Hoggers: life in the AUL

# grassroots - Thursday 24 March, 2011

Hackers and hoggers: life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Hackers and hoggers: life in the AUL

Mar 24th 2011, 11:41 AM 181 Views 0 Comments

It’s another eventful Sunday morning between the white lines for Paul Ring.

# grassroots - Thursday 17 March, 2011

Between Hackers and Hoggers, life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Between Hackers and Hoggers, life in the AUL

Mar 17th 2011, 9:04 AM 192 Views 0 Comments

It’s the glamour of the cup for Paul Ring this week – but there’s no dressing-rooms in Millstreet.

# grassroots - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL

Mar 10th 2011, 9:00 AM 207 Views 0 Comments

He hasn’t gone away you know. We’ve thawed out Paul Ring and he’s found his missing football boot after a winter of discontent for the country’s Sunday footballers.

# grassroots - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL

Jan 6th 2011, 9:23 AM 250 Views 0 Comments

With the ‘Christmas break’ over for Irish football’s local heroes, Paul Ring cleans off his boots…

# grassroots - Wednesday 22 December, 2010

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL

Dec 22nd 2010, 9:42 AM 162 Views 0 Comments

Paul Ring endures the enforced winter break as the weather claims yet more games for Ireland’s Sunday league footballers.

# grassroots - Wednesday 15 December, 2010

Between hackers and hoggers: life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Between hackers and hoggers: life in the AUL

Dec 15th 2010, 12:22 PM 167 Views 0 Comments

Paul Ring thaws out as his side get back to action. Keep the champagne on ice though.

# grassroots - Wednesday 8 December, 2010

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL

Dec 8th 2010, 9:41 AM 163 Views 0 Comments

Paul Ring rolls with the punches as another game is victim to the weather. And we get to hear about THAT goal at last.

# grassroots - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

Between hackers and hoggers: life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Between hackers and hoggers: life in the AUL

Dec 1st 2010, 9:35 AM 379 Views 0 Comments

There’s no under-soil heating beneath theses pitches. As Paul Ring learned this weekend.

# grassroots - Wednesday 24 November, 2010

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL: the six-goal thriller
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From The42
# Grassroots

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL: the six-goal thriller

Nov 24th 2010, 9:46 AM 397 Views 0 Comments

Paul Ring sends one more dispatch from the bottom of the football pyramid. This week his Division Three side are involved in a goal-fest.

# grassroots - Wednesday 17 November, 2010

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Between hackers and hoggers, life in the AUL

Nov 17th 2010, 10:29 AM 397 Views 0 Comments

In the first of Paul Ring’s weekly diary pieces, we’re introduced to the ‘mighty Buttevant AFC second team’ for the first time. It’s going to be a long season.