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#Interview

# interview - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

How a call from Africa saved an Irish footballer's career
# Unexpected
From The42
# Unexpected

How a call from Africa saved an Irish footballer's career

Jan 11th 2022, 12:00 PM 29,510 Views 2 Comments

Former Derry City and Shamrock Rovers striker Eamon Zayed reflects on his time playing with Libya.

# interview - Sunday 2 January, 2022

'I’ve gotten over it, but I used to have a really bad relationship with food'
# Issue
From The42
# Issue

'I’ve gotten over it, but I used to have a really bad relationship with food'

Jan 2nd 2022, 12:00 PM 47,345 Views 5 Comments

Irish Olympian Jack Woolley on the challenge of making weight and how sport ultimately saved him.

Leas Ceann Comhairle concerned about govt 'lack of accountability' on Covid heading into 2022
# Interview
# Interview

Leas Ceann Comhairle concerned about govt 'lack of accountability' on Covid heading into 2022

Jan 2nd 2022, 7:00 AM 35,395 Views 25 Comments

Connolly says she is concerned about democracy and the lack of oversight of ‘draconian’ laws being rolled over into next year.

# interview - Saturday 1 January, 2022

'I was getting less money to take over Cork City than I was in Diageo'
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

'I was getting less money to take over Cork City than I was in Diageo'

Jan 1st 2022, 9:00 PM 79,331 Views 4 Comments

John Caulfield on a League of Ireland career in which he’s frequently had to defy limitations.

# interview - Monday 27 December, 2021

The former Ireland international who’s become a leading advocate in football’s me-too movement
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The former Ireland international who’s become a leading advocate in football’s me-too movement

Dec 27th 2021, 8:00 PM 25,954 Views 1 Comment

Ciara McCormack on the NWSL abuse scandal and other similar controversies that have plagued sport.

‘I genuinely could have died… There was fluid in my lungs, fluid around my heart’
# Trauma
From The42
# Trauma

‘I genuinely could have died… There was fluid in my lungs, fluid around my heart’

Dec 27th 2021, 10:10 AM 68,254 Views 1 Comment

Wexford Youths player Vanessa Ogbonna reflects on a dramatic 12 months.

# interview - Saturday 25 December, 2021

Ice swimmer Nuala Moore: ‘When you've seen the belly of the beast you always try to stay safe’
# The Ice Queen
# The Ice Queen

Ice swimmer Nuala Moore: ‘When you've seen the belly of the beast you always try to stay safe’

Dec 25th 2021, 12:05 AM 38,652 Views 7 Comments

Adventure swimmer Nuala Moore says ‘plan your swim and swim your plan’, whether it’s a Christmas dip or crossing Cape Horn.

# interview - Monday 20 December, 2021

Electorate should have a say before Taoiseach role rotates back to Varadkar, McDonald insists
# The Big Interview
# The Big Interview

Electorate should have a say before Taoiseach role rotates back to Varadkar, McDonald insists

Dec 20th 2021, 8:00 PM 46,650 Views 94 Comments
  • The Sinn Féin leader has said her party is actively preparing for another general election.
  • McDonald says she doesn't think the use of statements like 'Tiocfaidh ár lá' puts people off voting for her party.
  • The government's handling of the pandemic has been "a mess" of late, she says.

# interview - Friday 17 December, 2021

Stephen Kenny suggests fixture schedule favours Ireland's rivals
# Advantage
From The42
# Advantage

Stephen Kenny suggests fixture schedule favours Ireland's rivals

Dec 17th 2021, 4:00 PM 3,972 Views 4 Comments

The Boys in Green have been paired with Ukraine, Scotland and Armenia in their Nations League group.

# interview - Thursday 16 December, 2021

'Drastic' NPHET recommendations not expected after today's meeting, says Minister
# Social Contacts
# Social Contacts

'Drastic' NPHET recommendations not expected after today's meeting, says Minister

Updated Dec 16th 2021, 12:51 PM 88,635 Views 59 Comments

NPHET is meeting today to discuss the roll out of more restrictions before Christmas.

# interview - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

After 66 appearances and a World Cup runners-up medal, France fly-half Francois Trinh-Duc to retire
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

After 66 appearances and a World Cup runners-up medal, France fly-half Francois Trinh-Duc to retire

Dec 15th 2021, 1:45 PM 5,539 Views 1 Comment

The Bordeaux-Begles player confirmed the news in an interview published on Wednesday.

# interview - Saturday 4 December, 2021

'We lost mam to suicide. It was the hardest thing I have ever been through in my entire life'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'We lost mam to suicide. It was the hardest thing I have ever been through in my entire life'

Updated Dec 4th 2021, 12:14 PM 114,972 Views 11 Comments

Fermanagh footballer Brenda Bannon speaks about the loss of her mother and how counselling helped her with bereavement.

# interview - Wednesday 1 December, 2021

'To be fair, when he's in that position it's 90% him and 10% the lifter'
# Growing Force
From The42
# Growing Force

'To be fair, when he's in that position it's 90% him and 10% the lifter'

Dec 1st 2021, 4:50 PM 20,391 Views 5 Comments

Rónan Kelleher was impressive at hooker during Ireland’s superb November Test series.

# interview - Friday 26 November, 2021

‘One of my good mates is a massive Bohs fan and he's trying to get in my head’
# Mind Games
From The42
# Mind Games

‘One of my good mates is a massive Bohs fan and he's trying to get in my head’

Nov 26th 2021, 6:45 AM 4,487 Views 5 Comments

Chris Forrester gives his pre-cup final thoughts on the back of an impressive season with St Pat’s.

# interview - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

'It was a step I had to make - living in Donegal, I didn’t have the opportunities that you do around Dublin'
# Going Away To College
From The42
# Going Away To College

'It was a step I had to make - living in Donegal, I didn’t have the opportunities that you do around Dublin'

Nov 24th 2021, 7:15 AM 9,850 Views 1 Comment

Roma McLaughlin on how four years in the US have enhanced her Ireland prospects.

# interview - Thursday 18 November, 2021

'Innocent days and the craic was mighty': Celebrating 30 years of the All-Ireland League
# Energia AIL
From The42
# Energia AIL

'Innocent days and the craic was mighty': Celebrating 30 years of the All-Ireland League

Nov 18th 2021, 4:11 PM 4,948 Views 0 Comments

Cork Constitution’s John O’Mahony, father of Munster captain Peter, features in a new documentary produced by the AIL’s title sponsors, Energia.

# interview - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

'Rugby was a fairytale but not a reality... I was blessed to break that barrier'
# Rising Star
From The42
# Rising Star

'Rugby was a fairytale but not a reality... I was blessed to break that barrier'

Oct 27th 2021, 7:30 PM 9,594 Views 0 Comments

23-year-old Vincent Tshituka of the Lions is seen as a possible Springbok back row.

Davy Fitz: On the Galway job, punditry plans, Galvin feud and what comes next?
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Davy Fitz: On the Galway job, punditry plans, Galvin feud and what comes next?

Oct 27th 2021, 5:13 PM 27,257 Views 7 Comments

‘This is very unusual for me to have zero teams to think about. I’d never normally stop.’

# interview - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

'I'm just enjoying it. Life's great' - Ireland's Liverpool star back on top after tough times
# Positivity
From The42
# Positivity

'I'm just enjoying it. Life's great' - Ireland's Liverpool star back on top after tough times

Oct 20th 2021, 6:15 AM 12,948 Views 1 Comment

Leanne Kiernan: ‘If I didn’t enjoy the game, I wouldn’t be playing. I’d be back at home on the farm in Cavan.’

# interview - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Ireland hoping to make history ahead of Tallaght clash with 'one of the best teams in the world'
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Ireland hoping to make history ahead of Tallaght clash with 'one of the best teams in the world'

Updated Oct 19th 2021, 8:51 AM 16,358 Views 7 Comments

Megan Connolly and co open their World Cup qualifying campaign against Sweden on Thursday.

# interview - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

'It was basically a Sunday league team' - The Irishman helping to lead a Qatari footballing revolution
# Road Less Travelled
From The42
# Road Less Travelled

'It was basically a Sunday league team' - The Irishman helping to lead a Qatari footballing revolution

Oct 12th 2021, 12:00 PM 19,449 Views 1 Comment

Former Sligo Rovers player Ciaran Kelly now works as a technical director for Lusail Sports Club.

# interview - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Coscoran targeting 'next level' for both himself and Irish athletics after Tokyo breakthrough
# Future Focused
From The42
# Future Focused

Coscoran targeting 'next level' for both himself and Irish athletics after Tokyo breakthrough

Oct 9th 2021, 7:45 AM 1,921 Views 0 Comments

‘I’ll be pushing on, trying to get better and we’ll see how good I can get.’

# interview - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

'In any other walk of life, 30-35 is seen as a young man. In football terms you’re a pensioner'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'In any other walk of life, 30-35 is seen as a young man. In football terms you’re a pensioner'

Oct 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 18,221 Views 13 Comments

Ten years on from his move across the water, Ireland winger James McClean speaks to David Sneyd about life and what he has learned from Shane Duffy.

# interview - Sunday 26 September, 2021

Cycling 6,000km to Athens after conquering a heart condition, depression and an eating disorder
# In Gear
From The42
# In Gear

Cycling 6,000km to Athens after conquering a heart condition, depression and an eating disorder

Sep 26th 2021, 8:00 AM 27,336 Views 4 Comments

Former Dublin minor hurler Cormac Ryan is raising money for Pieta House and Bodywhys.

# interview - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

MeToo and the big screen: 'People aren't saying to me anymore - oh, that's just what he's like'
# Rose Plays Julie
# Rose Plays Julie

MeToo and the big screen: 'People aren't saying to me anymore - oh, that's just what he's like'

Sep 21st 2021, 7:30 PM 12,277 Views 0 Comments

We talk to the two stars of new Irish film Rose Plays Julie about how the film explores the theme of sexual violence.

# interview - Friday 10 September, 2021

'An itch is still there' - Four-time Paralympic gold medalist McKillop not ready to retire yet
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'An itch is still there' - Four-time Paralympic gold medalist McKillop not ready to retire yet

Sep 10th 2021, 6:30 AM 1,826 Views 0 Comments

Four-time gold Paralympic medalist Michael McKillop hasn’t made any definite decision on his future.

# interview - Sunday 5 September, 2021

The trailblazing coach who helped usher in a new era for Irish football
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The trailblazing coach who helped usher in a new era for Irish football

Sep 5th 2021, 8:15 AM 6,970 Views 1 Comment

Sue Ronan discusses her time with Ireland as a player and manager, and the work she has done since.

# interview - Friday 3 September, 2021

Biden won’t run in 2024 after Afghanistan ‘travesty’, says Trump's ex-chief of staff
# Interview
# Interview

Biden won’t run in 2024 after Afghanistan ‘travesty’, says Trump's ex-chief of staff

Sep 3rd 2021, 6:30 AM 24,181 Views 30 Comments

Mick Mulvaney spoke to The Journal about Afghanistan, the Good Friday Agreement and quitting the Trump administration.

# interview - Saturday 21 August, 2021

Starring for Sligo, learning from Roy Keane and celebrating Mayo's Dublin triumph
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Starring for Sligo, learning from Roy Keane and celebrating Mayo's Dublin triumph

Updated Aug 21st 2021, 12:00 PM 23,063 Views 1 Comment

David Cawley discusses his career in football.

# interview - Friday 20 August, 2021

'I don't hate them': Ex-Wallaby Kefu relives traumatic stabbing
# Attack
From The42
# Attack

'I don't hate them': Ex-Wallaby Kefu relives traumatic stabbing

Aug 20th 2021, 1:53 PM 5,106 Views 1 Comment

The 47-year-old current Tonga coach was rushed to hospital on Monday.

# interview - Sunday 15 August, 2021

'I think it is possible to get the club back to where it has been'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'I think it is possible to get the club back to where it has been'

Aug 15th 2021, 7:00 AM 7,307 Views 3 Comments

Vinny Perth remained optimistic after seeing his side bow out of Europe during the week.

# interview - Saturday 7 August, 2021

Ronan Glynn: Public health doctors battling 'avalanche of conspiracy theory and misinformation'
# Interview
# Interview

Ronan Glynn: Public health doctors battling 'avalanche of conspiracy theory and misinformation'

Aug 7th 2021, 12:05 AM 70,409 Views 84 Comments
  • The Deputy Chief Medical Officer outlines what actions he has taken since March 2020, Cónal Thomas reports.
  • Glynn says it is critical to act preemptively when false claims are made online.
  • He cautious against speaking with certainty in uncertain times.

# interview - Saturday 17 July, 2021

'Turning a corner' after nightmare concussion struggles, and an interesting Gaelic games venture
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'Turning a corner' after nightmare concussion struggles, and an interesting Gaelic games venture

Jul 17th 2021, 10:00 AM 15,711 Views 9 Comments

From dealing with injury to founding Great Grip Gloves, Dublin All-Ireland winner Éabha Rutledge has been focusing on off-field matters of late.

# interview - Friday 16 July, 2021

'He's one of the most honest players in the league and he doesn't go down if he's not hurt'
# Support
From The42
# Support

'He's one of the most honest players in the league and he doesn't go down if he's not hurt'

Jul 16th 2021, 6:00 AM 4,472 Views 4 Comments

Shamrock Rovers striker Aaron Greene defended Roberto Lopes, who was at the centre of a controversy in his side’s Champions League exit.

# interview - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Being watched by Roy Keane, Gary Neville's hands-on approach and the reasons for moving back to Ireland
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Being watched by Roy Keane, Gary Neville's hands-on approach and the reasons for moving back to Ireland

Updated Jul 6th 2021, 8:32 AM 41,642 Views 9 Comments

Richie Towell is keen to push on with Shamrock Rovers after five and a half ‘amazing’ years in England.

# interview - Thursday 24 June, 2021

'We don't want to be going back' on any restrictions, Taoiseach says, ahead of 5 July decision
# Reopening
# Reopening

'We don't want to be going back' on any restrictions, Taoiseach says, ahead of 5 July decision

Jun 24th 2021, 9:57 PM 47,881 Views 92 Comments

An interview with Micheál Martin aired on Virgin Media Television this evening.

# interview - Saturday 19 June, 2021

'I was seven years old, my Mam had died earlier that year. It was really tough and the Laois ladies became a second family to me'
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'I was seven years old, my Mam had died earlier that year. It was really tough and the Laois ladies became a second family to me'

Jun 19th 2021, 7:45 AM 7,052 Views 0 Comments

Mo Nerney was the team mascot when Laois won the All-Ireland title for the only time in 2001. Now, she is a key player as they bid to win the Division 3 league title next week.

# interview - Saturday 5 June, 2021

'I remember grabbing Dalton and said, 'If this is your last year playing, make sure it's worth it''
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'I remember grabbing Dalton and said, 'If this is your last year playing, make sure it's worth it''

Jun 5th 2021, 8:30 AM 4,591 Views 0 Comments

Grace Walsh pays tribute to retired Kilkenny star Anne Dalton as a new season gets into full swing.

# interview - Saturday 15 May, 2021

From 20th in February to final-day promotion - the Irishman at the heart of a remarkable success story
# On The Up
From The42
# On The Up

From 20th in February to final-day promotion - the Irishman at the heart of a remarkable success story

May 15th 2021, 8:00 AM 34,106 Views 2 Comments

Eoin Doyle on Bolton’s unlikely triumph and becoming the first player at the club since Michael Ricketts to score 19 goals in a season.

# interview - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Minister: 'We've had housing issues for 10 years, I'm not going to fix it overnight'
# Interview
# Interview

Minister: 'We've had housing issues for 10 years, I'm not going to fix it overnight'

May 11th 2021, 12:05 AM 44,735 Views 120 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview, O’Brien says short-term letting platforms will be regulated.

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