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#Homecoming

# homecoming - Monday 5 October, 2020

From The42 'I will probably cry' - Theo Walcott rejoins boyhood club Homecoming

'I will probably cry' - Theo Walcott rejoins boyhood club

The 31-year-old opted to return to Southampton after making just two appearances for Everton this season.

# homecoming - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

From The42 Shane Lowry confirms Irish Open bid at Galgorm Homecoming

Shane Lowry confirms Irish Open bid at Galgorm

“I wanted to do everything possible to get home,” Lowry said.

# homecoming - Thursday 27 August, 2020

From The42 Italy international McKinley joins coaching team at AIL club Rainey Old Boys Rugby Brain

Italy international McKinley joins coaching team at AIL club Rainey Old Boys

The 30-year-old left Italian club Benetton over the summer.

# homecoming - Sunday 5 July, 2020

From The42 Liverpool keep chasing Premier League points record with scrappy Villa victory Homecoming

Liverpool keep chasing Premier League points record with scrappy Villa victory

Champions were far from impressive but extended Anfield record to 57 games unbeaten.

# homecoming - Monday 15 June, 2020

From The42 Aussie centre Godwin returns to Western Force after Connacht departure Home

Aussie centre Godwin returns to Western Force after Connacht departure

The 27-year-old spent two seasons with the western province.

# homecoming - Thursday 11 June, 2020

From The42 'The Pope would struggle to gather such a crowd if he came to Skibb' Heroes

'The Pope would struggle to gather such a crowd if he came to Skibb'

The O’Donovan brothers’ Olympic homecoming is recalled in this extract from ‘Something in the Water’.

# homecoming - Sunday 19 April, 2020

From The42 Wuhan football team make an emotional return to virus ground zero Homecoming

Wuhan football team make an emotional return to virus ground zero

The local Chinese Super League side had spent more than three months away from their families

# homecoming - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Ian Madigan coming back to Ireland as Ulster sign up 10 from Bristol

The 30-year-old has committed to a one-year deal at the Kingspan Stadium.

# homecoming - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

From The42 Brian Murphy returns home to Waterford FC following long career in English football Homecoming

Brian Murphy returns home to Waterford FC following long career in English football

‘I’m happy to be back,’ says veteran keeper.

# homecoming - Friday 24 January, 2020

From The42 From Exile to Ireland U20: McNulty another example of IQ recruitment value U20 RUGBY

From Exile to Ireland U20: McNulty another example of IQ recruitment value

Born and raised in Bath, the exciting Connacht back is set to aid Ireland in the U20 Six Nations

# homecoming - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

From The42 Plane grounding forces Liverpool's Mane to miss triumphant homecoming Misfortune

Plane grounding forces Liverpool's Mane to miss triumphant homecoming

Senegal’s capital Dakar had readied celebrations for the 27-year-old.

# homecoming - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

From The42 Deegan ends decade-long spell in the UK to join newly-promoted Shelbourne Homecoming

Deegan ends decade-long spell in the UK to join newly-promoted Shelbourne

The midfielder returns to the League of Ireland from Cambridge United, where he was club captain.

# homecoming - Sunday 15 December, 2019

From The42 Wayne Rooney: I'm still Premier League quality Homecoming

Wayne Rooney: I'm still Premier League quality

The former England striker believes he is still Premier League class and hopes he can ultimately prove that with Derby County.

# homecoming - Thursday 12 December, 2019

From The42 Kawhi clips in 23 on Toronto return, Lakers going strong on the road La Stories This post contains videos

Kawhi clips in 23 on Toronto return, Lakers going strong on the road

James Harden scored 55, pretty standard night.

# homecoming - Friday 22 November, 2019

From The42 Munster make three changes as Zebo and Ryan start for Racing in Thomond return Homecoming

Munster make three changes as Zebo and Ryan start for Racing in Thomond return

The teams will square off at the Limerick venue in the Heineken Champions Cup tomorrow evening.

# homecoming - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

From The42 Zebo set for 'special occasion' on return to Thomond Park to face Munster Homecoming

Zebo set for 'special occasion' on return to Thomond Park to face Munster

The Racing 92 man is hopeful new Ireland boss Andy Farrell will call him up to the national squad.

# homecoming - Friday 15 November, 2019

From The42 Ball boy memories and his brother await as Burns prepares to steer Ulster in Bath Homecoming

Ball boy memories and his brother await as Burns prepares to steer Ulster in Bath

The northern province’s playmaker grew up in the dressing room at the Rec.

# homecoming - Sunday 29 September, 2019

PHOTOS: Thousands of fans turn out to celebrate homecoming for Dublin GAA winners

In total, today’s event had a capacity for 15,000 people.

Welcoming the Dublin winners home today? Here's everything you need to know

If you didn’t get a ticket, the event will be live-streamed from 1.30pm.

# homecoming - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

From The42 'I didn't have the same love for AFL as I had for Gaelic. It wasn't the sport I thought it would be' Homecoming

'I didn't have the same love for AFL as I had for Gaelic. It wasn't the sport I thought it would be'

Young Sligo footballer Red Óg Murphy chats about his decision to return home after a stint with AFL side North Melbourne.

# homecoming - Monday 23 September, 2019

Dublin City Council defends decision to make GAA homecoming event ticketed

The ticketing of the event has been criticised by some Dublin GAA fans.

# homecoming - Monday 16 September, 2019

Homecoming for both Dublin teams announced ... but it won't take place for two weeks

The event will take place in Merrion Square on 29 September.

# homecoming - Monday 19 August, 2019

From The42 'Finally I return to my city': Balotelli joins newly promoted Brescia Homecoming

'Finally I return to my city': Balotelli joins newly promoted Brescia

The former Milan and Inter striker was a free agent, but returns home on a reported three-year contract.

# homecoming - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

In Pictures: 10 of the best snaps as Lowry savours his triumphant homecoming in Clara

The 2019 Open winner was greeted by thousands in Offaly this evening.

# homecoming - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

From The42 US Soccer president hit with 'equal pay' chants as World Cup winners are welcomed home in style Homecoming This post contains videos

US Soccer president hit with 'equal pay' chants as World Cup winners are welcomed home in style

US star Megan Rapinoe made a heartfelt speech to supporters at New York City Hall on Wednesday.

# homecoming - Friday 7 June, 2019

'We are immensely proud': Crowds turn out to welcome Katie Taylor home to Bray

The former Olympic champion defeated the Belgian Delfine Persoon last Saturday night.

# homecoming - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

From The42 'It's great to be the best in the world' - Undisputed champion Taylor swarmed by fans in Dublin airport Homecoming This post contains videos

'It's great to be the best in the world' - Undisputed champion Taylor swarmed by fans in Dublin airport

Bray’s world champion was met by fans on her arrival in Dublin Airport following her win over Delfine Persoon on Saturday.

# homecoming - Monday 3 June, 2019

Minister Shane Ross to hold welcome reception for Katie Taylor at Dublin Airport

The Bray woman was crowned the Lightweight World Boxing Champion in a contentious fight on Saturday night.

# homecoming - Thursday 16 May, 2019

From The42 'I love it down here' - Carbery happily settled in Munster ahead of RDS trip Homecoming

'I love it down here' - Carbery happily settled in Munster ahead of RDS trip

The 23-year-old out-half was wearing Leinster’s 15 shirt in this fixture a year ago.

# homecoming - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

From The42 Conlan finally gets revenge chance against Russian who 'beat' him at Rio 2016 Payback

Conlan finally gets revenge chance against Russian who 'beat' him at Rio 2016

The Irishman will face Olympic rival Vladimir Nikitin at Belfast’s Falls Park this August.

# homecoming - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

From The42 Michael Conlan set for outdoor summer fight in Belfast Homecoming

Michael Conlan set for outdoor summer fight in Belfast

The former Irish Olympian could face his Rio 2016 ‘conqueror’, Vladimir Nikitin, in August.

# homecoming - Sunday 7 April, 2019

From The42 History-making Tiger Roll receives Royal welcome on return to Summerhill Homecoming This post contains videos

History-making Tiger Roll receives Royal welcome on return to Summerhill

The Grand National winner was greeted in Meath along with owner, trainer and jockey.

# homecoming - Saturday 30 March, 2019

From The42 'I feel a much bigger part of this team': Cooney taking aim at Leinster Homecoming

'I feel a much bigger part of this team': Cooney taking aim at Leinster

The Lansdowne man has not kicked a meaningful goal in the Aviva Stadium, but that is set to change this evening.

# homecoming - Monday 14 January, 2019

From The42 Martin O'Neill set to be appointed Nottingham Forest manager - reports Homecoming

Martin O'Neill set to be appointed Nottingham Forest manager - reports

But who’ll be his assistant?

# homecoming - Friday 21 December, 2018

From The42 Former Ireland U18 winger returns from England to join Bohemians Homecoming

Former Ireland U18 winger returns from England to join Bohemians

Luke Wade-Slater has signed for the Gypsies after spending more than three years at Stevenage.

# homecoming - Monday 17 December, 2018

Cork activist arrested in Greece returns home to Ireland

Sean Binder was arrested in Greece in August.

# homecoming - Thursday 6 December, 2018

From The42 After missing his Olympic dream, Ray Moylette tried the ‘big, bad world’ for two months Not For Him

After missing his Olympic dream, Ray Moylette tried the ‘big, bad world’ for two months

The Mayo man is now 11-0 as a pro and is bringing a title fight to his hometown tomorrow night.

# homecoming - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

From The42 Quigley, Burnett and O'Neill to join Irish boxing royalty on TG4 punditry team for Moylette fight Homecoming

Quigley, Burnett and O'Neill to join Irish boxing royalty on TG4 punditry team for Moylette fight

Live coverage from the Royal Theatre in Castlebar on Friday night begins at 8:30pm.

# homecoming - Sunday 2 December, 2018

From The42 Sugar Ray: 'We're bringing Irish boxing back' Homecoming This post contains videos

Sugar Ray: 'We're bringing Irish boxing back'

Mayo’s Ray Moylette is hoping that headlining a show in his hometown will inspire kids to dream big.

# homecoming - Monday 26 November, 2018

From The42 '13 years of blood, sweat and tears': Kellie Harrington returns to Dublin a world champion Champion Of The World This post contains videos

'13 years of blood, sweat and tears': Kellie Harrington returns to Dublin a world champion

The 29-year-old received a civic reception in Dublin on Monday after securing gold in India over the weekend.

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