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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Injury Crisis

This year
'Why are so many people getting injured? It seems to be out of control with GAA players'
Offaly chairman Michael Duignan says the amount of cruciate injuries needs to be looked at ‘on a national scale’.
Courtney Lawes becomes England's latest Six Nations doubt
England also have an injury crisis brewing at hooker.
Last year
Injured France defender Lucas Hernandez out of World Cup
Captain Hugo Lloris says country’s injury list is ‘starting to become a big deal’.
Injuries leave treble-chasing Manchester City ‘in big trouble’ – Pep Guardiola
Pep Guardiola saw Kevin De Bruyne and Kyle Walker both come off with injuries while Phil Foden left the pitch heavily bandaged.
All time
Celtic facing striker shortage ahead of the visit of Motherwell
Giorgos Giakoumakis faces another week or two on the sidelines following minor knee surgery.
Connacht struggle for numbers but insist Carty and Aki must be rested
Friend says he is keen to give them time to rest up after a hectic few months.
Marmion out for 3-4 weeks as depleted Connacht prepare for Montpellier
The return of Ultan Dillane is a welcome boost for Andy Friend.
'There's no recovery time for players' - Bohs boss left frustrated by fixture scheduling
Keith Long expressed his annoyance at being without eight first-team regulars through injury.
LeBron defends Walton record amid job speculation
The Lakers star said a host of injuries to key players this season have resulted in a difficult campaign.
Solskjaer challenges Sanchez and Lukaku to 'step up' with squad ravaged by injuries
Man United are likely to be without 10 senior players this week, with a number of youngster called up for the trip to Selhurst Park.
Hoolahan the latest to drop out as Ireland hit with injury crisis for Wales clash
The Norwich City schemer is one of several first-team regulars missing for Friday’s World Cup qualifier in Dublin.
'Kilduff got off a stretcher. He'd been ruled out by the doctor but insisted on playing and got the winner'
The Dundalk striker popped up with the important goal on the first Friday night of the 2017 SSE Airtricity League campaign.
'John Muldoon was injured all week and didn't train'
The Connacht captain played Munster after nursing a thigh injury all last week because his team were so light on numbers.
Lam counts cost of injuries ahead of festive interpro
St Stephen’s Day PRO12 clash with in-form Ulster next on the agenda for Connacht.
Injury-hit Connacht name just 22 players for trip to Newcastle
Pat Lam’s men travel to face the Falcons with the bare bones of a squad.
The Man United squad looked a LOT different the last time they faced Wolfsburg in Germany
Michael Owen scored a hat-trick for Sir Alex Ferguson’s injury-ravaged side.
Fitness coach Raymond Verheijen has had another pop at how Man United train their players
The Dutch coach thinks Louis van Gaal’s training methods are to blame for the club’s injury crisis.
5 talking points after Leinster get a bonus point win over Edinburgh
Leinster had too much quality for the visitors at the RDS.
McGeady the latest to withdraw from Ireland squad
Rumours of Liam Brady’s impeding call up cannot be confirmed.
Confirmed: Whelan and St Ledger will miss upcoming qualifiers
Problems are mounting for Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni ahead of this Friday’s clash with Germany.
Toulouse request players' licence for coach Servat
“The only hooker that we have left is (Virgile) Lacombe,” said manager Guy Noves. Uh-oh.
Scholes prepared to come out of retirement - report
According to The Sun, the 37-year-old is willing to come out of retirement to help ease Alex Ferguson’s mounting injury concerns.
Keane a doubt following training ground knock
Trap may have to plan without skipper Robbie Keane after the final session at Gannon Park before departure for Skopje this afternoon.
Further injury worries for Trap as Westwood picks up knock
Ireland face a goalkeeper crisis ahead of this month’s important Euro 2012 clash against Macedonia.
Ferris out as Kidney names squad for Six Nations' opener
Ulster flanker Stephen Ferris is the latest addition to Declan Kidney’s long list of injury woes as he names his squad to face Italy on Saturday.