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#Homecoming

# homecoming - Monday 18 July, 2022

All-Ireland three-in-a-row winners Limerick receive heroes' welcome home
# Good Times
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# Good Times

All-Ireland three-in-a-row winners Limerick receive heroes' welcome home

Jul 18th 2022, 10:17 PM 10,159 Views 1 Comment

The celebrations continue in Limerick.

# homecoming - Friday 10 June, 2022

'Simplicity is key' as Ulster's Springbok Vermeulen looks to add to his winnings
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'Simplicity is key' as Ulster's Springbok Vermeulen looks to add to his winnings

Jun 10th 2022, 6:30 AM 2,868 Views 1 Comment

Duane Vermeulen faces his former Stormers side in tomorrow’s URC semi-final.

# homecoming - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Conlan returns to the ring to face Colombian Marriaga in Belfast
# Main Event
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# Main Event

Conlan returns to the ring to face Colombian Marriaga in Belfast

Jun 1st 2022, 5:43 PM 5,883 Views 0 Comments

The featherweight will have a homecoming bout at the SSE Arena on 6 August.

# homecoming - Monday 25 April, 2022

Denis Leamy set to return to Munster as part of Rowntree's coaching team
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Denis Leamy set to return to Munster as part of Rowntree's coaching team

Updated Apr 25th 2022, 8:02 PM 49,091 Views 24 Comments

The latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra involved a chat on Munster’s possible coaching team.

# homecoming - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

'Josh Wycherley was outstanding' - Munster back on home soil after South Africa trip
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'Josh Wycherley was outstanding' - Munster back on home soil after South Africa trip

Mar 23rd 2022, 2:49 PM 7,549 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Larkham was impressed with the loosehead prop and other young Munster players.

# homecoming - Monday 29 November, 2021

Munster have been given the go-ahead to fly home from South Africa
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Munster have been given the go-ahead to fly home from South Africa

Nov 29th 2021, 2:10 PM 28,154 Views 10 Comments

Two members of the touring party will have to remain in Cape Town.

# homecoming - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Boost for new Kerry boss Jack O'Connor as Stefan Okunbor calls it a day with Geelong
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Boost for new Kerry boss Jack O'Connor as Stefan Okunbor calls it a day with Geelong

Sep 29th 2021, 9:29 AM 23,984 Views 2 Comments

The Tralee man spent three years with the Cats.

# homecoming - Tuesday 10 August, 2021

Cheers on the streets of north Dublin city as Olympic star Kellie Harrington arrives home
# Kellie's Coming Home
# Kellie's Coming Home

Cheers on the streets of north Dublin city as Olympic star Kellie Harrington arrives home

Updated Aug 10th 2021, 5:30 PM 95,169 Views 63 Comments
  • Olympic champion received hero's welcome in Dublin this evening.
  • Dublin City Council approves lighting up Five Lamps landmark to acknowledge Harrington’s achievement.
  • "I'm delighted to be bringing the gold back to the north inner city," Harrington said today.

# homecoming - Monday 9 August, 2021

Freedom of Dublin sought for Kellie Harrington ahead of her homecoming
# Kellie Harrington
# Kellie Harrington

Freedom of Dublin sought for Kellie Harrington ahead of her homecoming

Updated Aug 9th 2021, 3:54 PM 15,213 Views 21 Comments

The gold medal-winning boxer is due to arrive home tomorrow.

# homecoming - Thursday 5 August, 2021

'Safe but spectacular': Council planning for Kellie Harrington's Dublin homecoming
# Olympics
# Olympics

'Safe but spectacular': Council planning for Kellie Harrington's Dublin homecoming

Aug 5th 2021, 4:43 PM 24,526 Views 18 Comments

The boxer will come back from the Olympics next week with at least a silver medal.

# homecoming - Saturday 31 July, 2021

Homecoming celebrations for Skibbereen's Olympic medalists to be low-key
# Tokyo 2020
# Tokyo 2020

Homecoming celebrations for Skibbereen's Olympic medalists to be low-key

Jul 31st 2021, 9:38 AM 40,378 Views 16 Comments

Paul O’Donovan and Fintan McCarthy are due home to Ireland tomorrow.

# homecoming - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Munster confirm that Zebo is returning to his native province this summer
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Munster confirm that Zebo is returning to his native province this summer

Updated Apr 14th 2021, 1:36 PM 57,409 Views 123 Comments

The 31-year-old Ireland international has been in France for the last three seasons.

# homecoming - Monday 5 October, 2020

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

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

Oct 5th 2020, 11:11 PM 12,379 Views 3 Comments

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

# homecoming - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Shane Lowry confirms Irish Open bid at Galgorm
# Homecoming
From The42
# Homecoming

Shane Lowry confirms Irish Open bid at Galgorm

Sep 8th 2020, 5:40 PM 8,903 Views 1 Comment

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

# homecoming - Thursday 27 August, 2020

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

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

Aug 27th 2020, 8:54 AM 8,808 Views 3 Comments

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

# homecoming - Sunday 5 July, 2020

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

Liverpool keep chasing Premier League points record with scrappy Villa victory

Jul 5th 2020, 6:59 PM 9,800 Views 19 Comments

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

# homecoming - Monday 15 June, 2020

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

Aussie centre Godwin returns to Western Force after Connacht departure

Jun 15th 2020, 2:44 PM 7,694 Views 11 Comments

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

# homecoming - Thursday 11 June, 2020

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

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

Jun 11th 2020, 6:00 AM 4,957 Views 4 Comments

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

# homecoming - Sunday 19 April, 2020

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

Wuhan football team make an emotional return to virus ground zero

Apr 19th 2020, 9:10 AM 7,559 Views 3 Comments

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
# A Sort Of Homecoming
From The42
# A Sort Of Homecoming

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

Mar 14th 2020, 3:31 PM 18,538 Views 52 Comments

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

# homecoming - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

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

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

Feb 12th 2020, 8:55 PM 11,641 Views 2 Comments

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

# homecoming - Friday 24 January, 2020

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

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

Jan 24th 2020, 6:30 AM 8,781 Views 2 Comments

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

# homecoming - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

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

Plane grounding forces Liverpool's Mane to miss triumphant homecoming

Jan 8th 2020, 5:39 PM 12,442 Views 2 Comments

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

# homecoming - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 31st 2019, 3:43 PM 8,132 Views 3 Comments

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

# homecoming - Sunday 15 December, 2019

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

Wayne Rooney: I'm still Premier League quality

Dec 15th 2019, 1:43 PM 13,022 Views 12 Comments

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

Kawhi clips in 23 on Toronto return, Lakers going strong on the road
# La Stories
From The42
# La Stories

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

Dec 12th 2019, 8:14 AM 2,629 Views 3 Comments

James Harden scored 55, pretty standard night.

# homecoming - Friday 22 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 22nd 2019, 12:22 PM 20,697 Views 79 Comments

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

# homecoming - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 19th 2019, 1:00 AM 12,411 Views 57 Comments

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

# homecoming - Friday 15 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 15th 2019, 7:38 AM 5,290 Views 5 Comments

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
# Celebrations
# Celebrations

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

Sep 29th 2019, 5:25 PM 32,882 Views 105 Comments

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
# The Homecoming
# The Homecoming

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

Sep 29th 2019, 8:30 AM 20,859 Views 23 Comments

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

# homecoming - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

'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
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# 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'

Sep 25th 2019, 6:05 AM 23,812 Views 1 Comment

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
# Criticism
# Criticism

Dublin City Council defends decision to make GAA homecoming event ticketed

Sep 23rd 2019, 3:20 PM 22,244 Views 45 Comments

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
# All Ireland Winners
# All Ireland Winners

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

Sep 16th 2019, 10:17 AM 23,086 Views 18 Comments

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

# homecoming - Monday 19 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 19th 2019, 9:29 AM 6,201 Views 6 Comments

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
# It's Coming Home
From The42
# It's Coming Home

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

Jul 23rd 2019, 9:49 PM 27,905 Views 21 Comments

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

# homecoming - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

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

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

Jul 10th 2019, 7:08 PM 9,146 Views 36 Comments

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
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

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

Jun 7th 2019, 7:55 PM 36,660 Views 29 Comments

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

# homecoming - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

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

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

Jun 4th 2019, 12:50 PM 17,106 Views 16 Comments

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
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

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

Jun 3rd 2019, 5:28 PM 22,001 Views 62 Comments

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

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