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# ireland - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Josh Cullen called into Ireland squad for injured Arter after sealing Anderlecht move

Stephen Kenny’s Boys In Green face Slovakia in a crucial Euros play-off semi-final on Thursday.

From The42 'It's one of our targets' - Friend hoping for strong Connacht crop in Ireland squad In The Mix

'It's one of our targets' - Friend hoping for strong Connacht crop in Ireland squad

Kieran Marmion and Jack Carty will hope to be back in the international fold.

From The42 Sexton set to be fit for Six Nations but Deegan's knee injury is 'not minor' Hammy

Sexton set to be fit for Six Nations but Deegan's knee injury is 'not minor'

The 35-year-old was injured during Leinster’s win over the Dragons.

# ireland - Monday 5 October, 2020

From The42 Here is how sport will be impacted after Ireland's move to Level 3 restrictions Development

Here is how sport will be impacted after Ireland's move to Level 3 restrictions

The new measures mean spectators will no longer be allowed in stadiums.

Ireland captain helps Arsenal go top, 'keeper the star in Reading win and Donegal ace on target in Germany

There were plenty of Irish internationals in action in the Women’s Super League and further afield this weekend.

# ireland - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Ireland auditions for Munster and Connacht men as Farrell finalises autumn squad

Munster are away to the Scarlets as Connacht host Glasgow in the Pro14.

Neale Richmond: Government can only do so much, businesses must now prepare for Brexit

Neale Richmond says businesses must be on guard and ready for what Brexit brings, regardless of what comes of the fractured political process.

# ireland - Friday 2 October, 2020

From The42 Sexton removal 'a precaution' but Leinster worried about Deegan knee injury Update

Sexton removal 'a precaution' but Leinster worried about Deegan knee injury

The out-half was replaced after just 23 minutes of the win against the Dragons.

From The42 Fullback Haley happy in Munster and hopes to push back into Ireland contention Settled In

Fullback Haley happy in Munster and hopes to push back into Ireland contention

The 26-year-old former Sale man earned his Test debut last year against Italy.

# ireland - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Three former internationals at the helm as Ireland's first-ever women's U20 side launched

Fiona Hayes will be the team’s head coach, with Alison Miller and Jenny Murphy also involved.

From The42 Tuilagi to miss Ireland game in November after rupturing Achilles Cursed

Tuilagi to miss Ireland game in November after rupturing Achilles

The England centre has been ruled out for six months after injuring his left Achilles tendon during Sale’s Premiership game against Northampton on Tuesday.

From The42 Beirne's Munster ambition burns bright as he gets set for first clash with Scarlets Silverware

Beirne's Munster ambition burns bright as he gets set for first clash with Scarlets

The Kildare man is set to face his old team for the first time since joining Munster.

# ireland - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

From The42 Ireland's Tour De France hero Sam Bennett won't defend his title at National Championships No Go

Ireland's Tour De France hero Sam Bennett won't defend his title at National Championships

The 29-year-old has confirmed his absence ahead of the weekend.

From The42 Bale left out of Wales squad for Ireland Nations League clash and England friendly Excluded

Bale left out of Wales squad for Ireland Nations League clash and England friendly

The now-Tottenham star also misses a game against Bulgaria.

# ireland - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

From The42 Recalling schooldays admiring Kearney's prowess, and 'frustrating' Leinster selection battles Appreciation

Recalling schooldays admiring Kearney's prowess, and 'frustrating' Leinster selection battles

Josh van der Flier pays tribute to Rob Kearney as he prepares to join Australian side Western Force.

Cruel setback for Ulster's Will Addison as he's ruled out for several months

Meanwhile, Tom O’Toole has been sidelined for several weeks with an ankle issue.

From The42 Furlong remains hopeful of being fit for restart of Ireland's Six Nations campaign Key Man

Furlong remains hopeful of being fit for restart of Ireland's Six Nations campaign

The 27-year-old Leinster tighthead hasn’t played since rugby got back up and running in August.

From The42 Rob Kearney signs one-year deal with Australian side Western Force New Chapter

Rob Kearney signs one-year deal with Australian side Western Force

The 34-year-old completes the move following his recent departure from Leinster and Ireland.

# ireland - Monday 28 September, 2020

More frustration for Leinster's Furlong as he picks up new calf injury

Meanwhile, Dan Leavy won’t be making his return on Friday night against the Dragons at the RDS.

A mild start to the week but heavy rain and spot flooding are on the way

It will be mostly cloudy at first today with outbreaks of rain and drizzle.

# ireland - Friday 25 September, 2020

Poor air quality is prematurely killing over 1,300 in Ireland each year

The EPA’s report for 2019 says action must be taken.

Should Ireland be like Sweden or New Zealand? Experts disagree on the next steps in the pandemic

What can Ireland learn from other countries as we enter the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic?

# ireland - Thursday 24 September, 2020

A tribute to Rob Kearney: the history maker who kept coming back for more

Rob Kearney is on his way out of Leinster and Irish rugby but he leaves with a glittering CV and the knowledge he got the most out of his talent.

From The42 Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment TMO

Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment

Meanwhile, Andy Farrell’s Ireland have learned who will be refereeing them this autumn.

From The42 Rob Kearney pens emotional farewell letter as he bows out at Leinster Legend

Rob Kearney pens emotional farewell letter as he bows out at Leinster

Full-back is most decorated medalist in Irish rugby history – winning four Six Nations titles including two grand slams, four Heineken Cups and six Pro14 titles.

# ireland - Monday 21 September, 2020

From The42 Griggs' Ireland set for Six Nations return next month as postponed fixture details confirmed We Go Again

Griggs' Ireland set for Six Nations return next month as postponed fixture details confirmed

A massive end to 2020 lies ahead.

Irish men acquitted of murdering homeless pensioner in Sydney

They both had pleaded not guilty to the murder and said they had responded to an attack by the man.

# ireland - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Defeated but undeterred, Ireland captain 'really proud' as focus now switches to decisive Euro qualifier

‘In the second half, we showed what we were about,’ says Katie McCabe after German loss.

From The42 Ireland boss Pauw: '3-0 against Germany is not a bad result at all... the next game is D-day' The Vera Era This post contains videos

Ireland boss Pauw: '3-0 against Germany is not a bad result at all... the next game is D-day'

Ukraine next month is the big one, as the Girls In Green look to make history in reaching Euro 2022.

Heavyweights Germany shine but Ireland's Euro dream lives on despite defeat

The Girls In Green were beaten 3-0 in Essen.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Germany, European Championship qualifier Updates

As it happened: Ireland v Germany, European Championship qualifier

Vera Pauw’s Girls In Green’s bid to reach a first-ever major tournament continues despite defeat in Essen.

From The42 'It's crazy that just five years ago, he won an U17s medal in Ballyhaunis!' Mayo Man

'It's crazy that just five years ago, he won an U17s medal in Ballyhaunis!'

Caelan Doris came through Ballina RFC and Blackrock College to establish himself as a major prospect for Irish rugby.

From The42 The importance of this Ireland team reaching a first-ever major tournament can't be stressed enough Next Level

The importance of this Ireland team reaching a first-ever major tournament can't be stressed enough

Captain Katie McCabe’s class act before Germany clash shows how important encouragement and visibility is.

# ireland - Friday 18 September, 2020

Quiz: How much do you know about Dublin?

What do you know about Ireland’s capital?

# ireland - Friday 11 September, 2020

Quiz: How much do you know about Ireland's autumn crops?

This quiz is in honour of the National Ploughing Championships.

From The42 Ireland’s games in Autumn Nations Cup will be shown on RTÉ and Channel 4

Ireland’s games in Autumn Nations Cup will be shown on RTÉ and Channel 4

Amazon Prime will also have coverage of games in the UK.

# ireland - Thursday 10 September, 2020

From The42 Exciting autumn for Farrell's Ireland as Fiji and Georgia get a welcome invitation New Look

Exciting autumn for Farrell's Ireland as Fiji and Georgia get a welcome invitation

Fixtures against Italy and Georgia look like chances to test the depth

From The42 Ireland to face Wales, England, and Georgia in new Autumn Nations Cup CONFIRMED

Ireland to face Wales, England, and Georgia in new Autumn Nations Cup

Fiji join Scotland, France and Italy in the other group.

# ireland - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

From The42 Uncapped duo stay in Ireland squad for Germany showdown as Roche one of seven to miss out Euro Vision

Uncapped duo stay in Ireland squad for Germany showdown as Roche one of seven to miss out

Vera Pauw has finalised a 23-strong squad for the top-of-the-group clash in Essen.

From The42 Murray to have scan on thigh injury sustained in Munster's defeat to Leinster Worry

Murray to have scan on thigh injury sustained in Munster's defeat to Leinster

The scrum-half will hope to be cleared of serious injury with the Six Nations resuming next month.