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#honesty

# honesty - Saturday 16 April, 2022

'I don't believe Leinster are better rugby players, but they're better professionals'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'I don't believe Leinster are better rugby players, but they're better professionals'

Updated Apr 16th 2022, 1:02 PM 44,961 Views 38 Comments

Andy Friend is challenging himself and his Connacht players to be better with their preparation for games.

# honesty - Saturday 15 January, 2022

'I promise I will get help' – Mark Selby opens up on mental health struggles
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'I promise I will get help' – Mark Selby opens up on mental health struggles

Jan 15th 2022, 3:05 PM 12,603 Views 2 Comments

Selby was beaten 6-1 in his Masters quarter-final on Friday.

# honesty - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

'I believe it will change a lot of people's lives because of that'
# Munster Man
From The42
# Munster Man

'I believe it will change a lot of people's lives because of that'

Oct 19th 2021, 2:54 PM 9,641 Views 0 Comments

Munster boss Johann van Graan has praised Keith Earls for his bravery.

# honesty - Saturday 28 November, 2020

'It's really important for others to see players as people with problems, and not just players'
# Mental Health Matters
From The42
# Mental Health Matters

'It's really important for others to see players as people with problems, and not just players'

Nov 28th 2020, 7:45 AM 2,980 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary dual star Roisin Howard discusses the WGPA column she penned ahead of today’s All-Ireland camogie semi-final.

# honesty - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Not ruthless enough, not accurate enough, not good enough
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Not ruthless enough, not accurate enough, not good enough

Oct 31st 2020, 10:23 PM 18,539 Views 60 Comments

Johnny Sexton knows Ireland had opportunities in Paris tonight – but they were not good enough to take them.

# honesty - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

'I remember walking out of the dressing room after the Limerick game and it was just total embarrassment'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'I remember walking out of the dressing room after the Limerick game and it was just total embarrassment'

Jan 28th 2020, 6:00 AM 9,851 Views 1 Comment

Stephen Bennett was reflecting on Waterford’s victory over the Rebels in Walsh Park.

# honesty - Friday 29 November, 2019

Ulster fired up to shake perception they have 'a bit of a soft underbelly'
# Mental Edge
From The42
# Mental Edge

Ulster fired up to shake perception they have 'a bit of a soft underbelly'

Nov 29th 2019, 5:00 AM 4,102 Views 4 Comments

Dan McFarland’s side have upfront and honest about their mental shortcomings in recent seasons.

# honesty - Friday 25 October, 2019

IRFU will need to be brutally honest as World Cup review begins
# Lessons
From The42
# Lessons

IRFU will need to be brutally honest as World Cup review begins

Oct 25th 2019, 8:04 PM 33,089 Views 95 Comments

The latest underperformance in the biggest competition in the sport leaves many questions.

# honesty - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

'Rassie has made a massive difference' - How Erasmus turned the Boks around
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'Rassie has made a massive difference' - How Erasmus turned the Boks around

Oct 22nd 2019, 9:14 AM 9,405 Views 11 Comments

The former Munster head coach has overseen South Africa’s transformation into World Cup contenders.

# honesty - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

PSG coach opens up on Neymar's failed Barcelona move
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

PSG coach opens up on Neymar's failed Barcelona move

Oct 8th 2019, 11:12 AM 5,852 Views 4 Comments

Thomas Tuchel says the Brazil international will not be allowed to ‘relax’.

# honesty - Friday 4 October, 2019

'We would have expected to be in a better place after three games' - Rory Best
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'We would have expected to be in a better place after three games' - Rory Best

Oct 4th 2019, 5:10 AM 5,618 Views 4 Comments

The Ireland captain wants to see his side focusing on the basics that have brought them success before.

# honesty - Monday 18 February, 2019

'You want your mates to go well but you have to be a little bit selfish about it'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'You want your mates to go well but you have to be a little bit selfish about it'

Feb 18th 2019, 7:46 AM 18,689 Views 47 Comments

32-year-old Rob Kearney returned to make a strong impression for Ireland against Scotland in the Six Nations.

# honesty - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

'It was 100% my fault' - Earls keen to bounce back from England error
# Review
From The42
# Review

'It was 100% my fault' - Earls keen to bounce back from England error

Feb 6th 2019, 12:12 PM 51,817 Views 44 Comments

The Ireland wing is back in full training after a hip injury forced him off last weekend.

# honesty - Monday 22 October, 2018

Man City are not ready to win the Champions League, claims Guardiola
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Man City are not ready to win the Champions League, claims Guardiola

Oct 22nd 2018, 6:16 PM 4,366 Views 4 Comments

‘You need something special — we don’t have that.’

# honesty - Saturday 13 October, 2018

'When Jack left me out of the squad for the Euros, I was devastated… I wasn’t the same player or person'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'When Jack left me out of the squad for the Euros, I was devastated… I wasn’t the same player or person'

Oct 13th 2018, 7:00 AM 33,571 Views 10 Comments

Ex-Ireland international Dave Langan opens up about the highs and lows of his career.

# honesty - Thursday 14 June, 2018

'I'm not proud of the transfer fee': Neymar insists he's not worth €222 million
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'I'm not proud of the transfer fee': Neymar insists he's not worth €222 million

Jun 14th 2018, 11:20 AM 6,235 Views 6 Comments

The Brazil star has been speaking ahead of his country’s World Cup opener.

# honesty - Monday 23 April, 2018

'You can't really come out of your room... It's quite a lonely existence'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'You can't really come out of your room... It's quite a lonely existence'

Apr 23rd 2018, 5:03 PM 53,123 Views 14 Comments

Ex-Liverpool, Man United and England star Michael Owen on the perils of international football, developing young players and why he’ll never be a manager.

# honesty - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Sanchez 'expected something better' from himself after move to Man United
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Sanchez 'expected something better' from himself after move to Man United

Mar 21st 2018, 6:42 PM 8,490 Views 22 Comments

The Chilean has scored just one Premier League goal and has been struggling for form at Old Trafford.

# honesty - Thursday 1 March, 2018

'Everyone always says deal with your stuff on the pitch... It's hard when you think you're not getting paid'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'Everyone always says deal with your stuff on the pitch... It's hard when you think you're not getting paid'

Mar 1st 2018, 7:00 PM 7,461 Views 2 Comments

Ryan Brennan speaks to The42 about starting over again at St Pat’s following a difficult season with Bray.

# honesty - Sunday 31 December, 2017

'I like horses because they have never caused me pain'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'I like horses because they have never caused me pain'

Dec 31st 2017, 8:00 AM 16,205 Views 17 Comments

In this extract from his book, retired Irish jockey Kieren Fallon describes his obsession with the sport.

# honesty - Monday 27 November, 2017

Man City stopper explains how laziness made him a £35m goalkeeper
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Man City stopper explains how laziness made him a £35m goalkeeper

Nov 27th 2017, 9:52 AM 9,955 Views 5 Comments

Ederson admits that he took up a spot between the posts after deciding that any other position was too strenuous for him.

# honesty - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Dublin footballer Philly McMahon spoke about his brother's death on the Late Late and it was powerful television
# Drug Addiction
From The Daily Edge
# Drug Addiction

Dublin footballer Philly McMahon spoke about his brother's death on the Late Late and it was powerful television

Oct 14th 2017, 9:44 AM 4,347 Views 2 Comments

“It’s OK to come out and say that I’m not embarrassed.”

'An opponent taunted me about his overdose' - Dublin footballer Philly McMahon on his brother's death
# Drug Addiction
# Drug Addiction

'An opponent taunted me about his overdose' - Dublin footballer Philly McMahon on his brother's death

Oct 14th 2017, 9:10 AM 40,643 Views 57 Comments

“It’s OK to come out and say that I’m not embarrassed.”

# honesty - Sunday 8 October, 2017

'A 7-0 win at home to Sweden isn't going to happen'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'A 7-0 win at home to Sweden isn't going to happen'

Oct 8th 2017, 1:28 PM 11,769 Views 4 Comments

Arjen Robben gave a frank assessment of the Dutch side’s chances of overhauling their rivals.

# honesty - Friday 29 September, 2017

'It was probably a bit more special than any other All-Ireland because who knows?'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'It was probably a bit more special than any other All-Ireland because who knows?'

Sep 29th 2017, 9:00 AM 7,139 Views 1 Comment

Dublin’s Philly McMahon on a difficult 2017, and his honest reflection on the cynicism towards the end of the All-Ireland final.

# honesty - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Wayne Rooney felt undeserving of final trophies at Man United
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Wayne Rooney felt undeserving of final trophies at Man United

Jul 11th 2017, 8:51 AM 8,885 Views 18 Comments

Frustrated with a lack of game time, Wayne Rooney knew late last year he would have to leave the Red Devils.

# honesty - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

'Overall it hasn't gone to plan, I'm not going to lie'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'Overall it hasn't gone to plan, I'm not going to lie'

Jun 20th 2017, 5:07 PM 11,581 Views 7 Comments

Richie Towell admits his Brighton move has not worked out as he had hoped, but remains optimistic about the future.

# honesty - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

A guy told his date 'I don't find you attractive' before they'd even had dinner on First Dates
# Brutal Rejection
From The Daily Edge
# Brutal Rejection

A guy told his date 'I don't find you attractive' before they'd even had dinner on First Dates

Jun 7th 2017, 9:33 AM 13,413 Views 10 Comments

What are you at.

# honesty - Monday 8 May, 2017

'It's not up to the standard of Leinster Rugby or myself' - Jack Conan's anger
# Harsh Words
From The42
# Harsh Words

'It's not up to the standard of Leinster Rugby or myself' - Jack Conan's anger

May 8th 2017, 6:30 AM 8,794 Views 8 Comments

The dynamic number eight was gutted at his side’s underperformance in defeat to Ulster.

# honesty - Saturday 29 April, 2017

'I've had a lot of death threats. People see me as anti-British and pro-IRA'
# Must Watch
From The42
# Must Watch

'I've had a lot of death threats. People see me as anti-British and pro-IRA'

Apr 29th 2017, 11:21 PM 12,813 Views 27 Comments

James McClean gave a searingly honest interview on BBC’s Football Focus.

# honesty - Thursday 22 December, 2016

This punter posted money to a pub in Cork after 'feeling bad' about not paying for their pints
# Sorry Bout It
From The Daily Edge
# Sorry Bout It

This punter posted money to a pub in Cork after 'feeling bad' about not paying for their pints

Dec 22nd 2016, 1:51 PM 8,875 Views 0 Comments

The drunken boldness overtook him, but the next morning brought only regret. You know the way.

# honesty - Friday 25 November, 2016

'I’ve taken rugby in a completely different way because of Axel’s death'
# Priorities
From The42
# Priorities

'I’ve taken rugby in a completely different way because of Axel’s death'

Nov 25th 2016, 12:00 PM 33,390 Views 24 Comments

Keith Earls felt like he was cheated of the chance to pay tribute to Anthony Foley against Glasgow.

# honesty - Thursday 10 November, 2016

I'm not worth €100 million, says PSG star
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

I'm not worth €100 million, says PSG star

Nov 10th 2016, 10:56 PM 12,517 Views 16 Comments

Marco Verratti has voiced his surprise at the continuing rise of transfer fees.

# honesty - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

800m champion Rudisha admits doping is a 'big problem' in Kenya
# Action Plan
From The42
# Action Plan

800m champion Rudisha admits doping is a 'big problem' in Kenya

Aug 16th 2016, 5:07 PM 6,772 Views 1 Comment

But the 27-year-old feels the country is on track to turn things around.

# honesty - Monday 6 June, 2016

Cyrus Christie is 'not the greatest defender' but insists he's 'learning'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Cyrus Christie is 'not the greatest defender' but insists he's 'learning'

Jun 6th 2016, 9:58 PM 8,561 Views 4 Comments

The 23-year-old spoke of his frustration at being left in “two-v-one” situations during the Belarus match.

# honesty - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

This car owner is advertising their dodgy old Fiat in a brilliantly honest way
# The Best Policy
From The Daily Edge
# The Best Policy

This car owner is advertising their dodgy old Fiat in a brilliantly honest way

May 24th 2016, 9:04 PM 7,090 Views 0 Comments

“This car has genuinely ruined my life.”

# honesty - Monday 29 February, 2016

Jurgen Klopp feeling like 's***' after cup loss
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Jurgen Klopp feeling like 's***' after cup loss

Feb 29th 2016, 8:59 AM 5,570 Views 9 Comments

The manager urged Liverpool to bounce back quickly from their loss to Manchester City.

# honesty - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Philly McMahon opens up about his brother's death in emotional Late Late Show interview
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Philly McMahon opens up about his brother's death in emotional Late Late Show interview

Feb 13th 2016, 11:19 AM 15,348 Views 10 Comments

He was applauded for his honesty and bravery.

# honesty - Friday 15 January, 2016

Troy Deeney: 'Watford were s***'
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

Troy Deeney: 'Watford were s***'

Jan 15th 2016, 9:30 AM 7,234 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Quique Flores and Odion Ighalo have been named the Premier League’s manager and player of the month.

# honesty - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Domino's gave this man a year of free pizza for his admirable honesty

Domino's gave this man a year of free pizza for his admirable honesty

Sep 22nd 2015, 7:56 PM 40,733 Views 27 Comments

Would you do the same as he did?

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