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# Injury

All time
# unclear
Munster taking Murray injury 'day-by-day' as Mathewson adds experience
The Ireland international scrum-half is sidelined, but it’s unclear when he will be fit.
# Jackal
'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'
Sean O’Brien is making his way back from a shoulder injury and wants jackaling players to be protected.
# Blow
Munster confirm new scrum-half signing as Murray sidelined with neck injury
The Ireland international is set to miss the opening stages of the new season.
# key player
Major blow for Man City as club confirms De Bruyne will miss three months
The Belgian international has suffered ligament damage in his knee.
# Ambition
'The plan is to come back stronger' - Ireland's Sean Maguire on overcoming adversity
The Preston North End striker believes past experiences have helped him cope with this latest injury.
# Comeback
Bernard Brogan returns for Dublin six months after suffering devastating ACL injury
The 34-year-old made a brief appearance against Roscommon to mark his return after six months on the sidelines.
# Hammer Blow
'A huge blow for us' - Sean Maguire out for eight weeks with hamstring injury
The Ireland and Preston striker is facing a spell on the sidelines.
# targeted
'Do you think I want to suffer tackles? It hurts' - Neymar defends much-maligned theatrics
The forward has faced criticism for going to ground too easily, but claims to be the subject of rough treatment.
# Comeback
'He was coming back off a really difficult winter' - Limerick boss praises recovery of Casey
John Kiely praised the recovery of Peter Casey’s ahead of Limerick’s All-Ireland semi-final meeting with Cork.
# Injury
'He's still recovering' - Belgium's top marksman Lukaku ruled out of Group G showdown with England
Tomorrow’s game has come a day too soon for the Man United striker, according to Roberto Martinez.
# Under the knife
Another injury blow for Mayo as O'Shea facing ten weeks out of action
Seamus O’Shea is facing into a spell on the sidelines after undergoing surgery on his shoulder.
Scannell to start for Ireland after Cronin ruled out with hamstring injury
The Leinster hooker has been cruelly ruled out but it means a big chance for the Munster man.
# Injury
Neymar limps out of training with 'painful right ankle', setting Brazilian alarm bells ringing
After a frustrating 1-1 draw with Switzerland on Sunday night Brazil will next take on Costa Rica on Friday.
# Ballincollig
Murder probe after Polish national dies after early morning attack in his home
Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk was seriously injured when a group of men entered his home in Cork and attacked him and his partner.
# Injury
Gardaí investigating after man discovered with serious head injury in Bray
Gardaí and emergency services were called to a scene outside a hotel on Bray’s Main St.
# road to world cup
'They’re looking straight past us' - Ireland star believes Norway are underestimating them
Six months on from cruciate knee surgery, Manchester City full-back Megan Campbell is nearing her return to the international fold.
# Injury
Liverpool goalkeeper Karius suffered concussion during Champions League final
The German was roundly criticised for his performance during the 3-1 loss in Kiev.
# Injury Update
Robbie Henshaw out for 'a few weeks' but should to be fit for Ireland tour
Meanwhile, Johnny Sexton withdrew from the clash with Munster due to calf tightness.
# Injury
Massive setback for Racing as Dan Carter ruled out of Champions Cup final in Bilbao
Racing 92 have been forced into a late change, with Carter ruled out with a hamstring injury.
# major doubt
Bad news for Andy Murray as Wimbledon return looking less and less likely
The former world number one has suffered an injury setback following hip surgery.
# Injury
Dundalk captain Stephen O'Donnell suffers broken leg
O’Donnell sustained the injury during Dundalk’s SSE Airtricity League Premier Division clash with Waterford.
# Canada
9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto
The vehicle fled the scene, but the driver was later arrested.
# reversal of fortune
€32,000 payout to injured Tesco security guard, who was denied chair to sit on at work, overturned
The payout was overturned as the man, who had claimed victimisation at work due to not being given a chair to sit on after knee surgery, was employed by another company, not by Tesco itself.
# mind your health
Ireland's health workers take the most sick days due to their work
The transport sector had the second highest number of sick days due to work related injuries and illnesses.
# Sidelined
Aguero forced to undergo knee surgery after unpunished Young challenge
The Manchester City striker will start rehabilitation in the hope of being fit for this summer’s World Cup.
# Raring to go
Brazil given major World Cup boost as Neymar to return in "two to three weeks"
PSG manager Unai Emery confirmed the 26-year-old would be back in action in less than a month.
# Concern
O'Mahony misses training but Ireland say he 'will be fit and ready'
The blindside flanker was replaced in the 55th minute of last weekend’s win over Scotland.
# Blow
Spurs sweat over Kane amid reports of lengthy absence
The England striker has scored 35 times for Tottenham this season.
# Hammy
'It can't be a risk, he has to be fully fit' - Furlong's hamstring a major worry
Andrew Porter and John Ryan are next in line for Joe Schmidt’s team.
# Down Under
Cora Staunton soldiers on despite suffering nasty blow to the nose in Aussie Rules win
The Mayo footballer scored three behinds during a brilliant second quarter performance on Sunday.
# Blow
'We're just gutted for her. She's a big part of this squad and is going to be a big loss'
Ireland head coach Adam Griggs confirmed that Alison Miller sustained a compound ankle fracture in today’s win over Italy.
# Leavy Led
Van der Flier to miss Italy clash as Schmidt hails Ireland's bench impact
Dan Leavy was immense for Ireland after replacing van der Flier in the first half.
# Serious injuries
Teen who left cyclist with hairline fracture after Dublin hit-and-run avoids jail
Melvin Rattigan knocked a woman off her bike in Dublin city centre in 2015.
# Cross border
Dublin properties raided in connection with attempted murder of 83-year-old woman in Tyrone
Four males ransacked the woman’s home in Aughnacloy, which is along the border area.
# appeal
Fractured spine and skull: 83-year-old woman in induced coma after Tyrone burglary
Four males ransacked the woman’s home in Aughnacloy, which is along the border area.
# mental strength
'I’m in the best place to recover at Man City so it’s definitely not something that will end my career'
After rupturing ligaments in her knee, Ireland and Manchester City full-back Megan Campbell is on the long road back to full fitness.
# Happy returns
'He's first class' - Ireland's Cunningham impresses in first game since August
‘It’s all positive at the minute,’ the Preston defender said afterwards.
# chronic pain
Woman has lost over €100,000 since car accident affected by Setanta collapse
Lost income, medical expenses and legal fees have taken a huge toll on her life.
# Ennis
'I could've lost my eye': Woman who stabbed teen in the face with stiletto to escape jail time
The incident happened during a drunken row after a school graduation ceremony.
# Whiplash
Insurance companies must publish their injury claims and payouts data - report
The Personal Injuries Commission has recommended that injury data be published.