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# john-allen - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Second Irish person taking case to Europe over child abuse in Irish schools
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Second Irish person taking case to Europe over child abuse in Irish schools

Aug 1st 2018, 6:15 AM 19,523 Views 26 Comments

John Allen says, ‘The insanity lies with a dysfunctional country, not a damaged child’.

# john-allen - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Abused by three men from the age of six: 'I shut down. All I know is I was crying for my mother'
# Cork
# Cork

Abused by three men from the age of six: 'I shut down. All I know is I was crying for my mother'

Jun 10th 2018, 12:05 AM 76,290 Views 48 Comments

John Allen first reported the abuse almost 20 years ago but feels he may need to take his case to Europe to get justice.

# john-allen - Monday 1 December, 2014

UK children care home boss sentenced to life over decades of sexual abuse
# John Allen
# John Allen

UK children care home boss sentenced to life over decades of sexual abuse

Dec 1st 2014, 2:09 PM 12,583 Views 8 Comments

John Allen convicted last week of sexual offences against 18 boys and one girl over more than two decades

# john-allen - Monday 22 September, 2014

All-Ireland winners John Allen and John O'Mahony on board with Carlow GAA for 2015
# New Jobs
From The42
# New Jobs

All-Ireland winners John Allen and John O'Mahony on board with Carlow GAA for 2015

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:38 PM 8,253 Views 5 Comments

The announcements have been confirmed tonight by Carlow GAA.

# john-allen - Friday 10 January, 2014

John Allen rules out return to inter-county management
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

John Allen rules out return to inter-county management

Jan 10th 2014, 12:00 PM 8,799 Views 5 Comments

“Never say never,” says the former Limerick hurling boss, “but I don’t foresee it happening.”

# john-allen - Thursday 7 November, 2013

TJ Ryan and Donal O'Grady to manage the Limerick senior hurlers
# Double Act
From The42
# Double Act

TJ Ryan and Donal O'Grady to manage the Limerick senior hurlers

Nov 7th 2013, 8:29 PM 10,285 Views 19 Comments

The appointments were ratified at a county board meeting tonight.

# john-allen - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

5 Talking Points - John Allen steps down as Limerick boss
# Comment
From The42
# Comment

5 Talking Points - John Allen steps down as Limerick boss

Sep 11th 2013, 12:57 PM 2,740 Views 8 Comments

It was confirmed last night that the Cork man will not be involved next season.

# john-allen - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

John Allen steps down as Limerick hurling boss
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

John Allen steps down as Limerick hurling boss

Sep 10th 2013, 8:17 PM 9,767 Views 35 Comments

The news has emerged this evening that the Cork man will not stay on in the role.

# john-allen - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Decision on Allen's future in Limerick set for next Tuesday
# Boss
From The42
# Boss

Decision on Allen's future in Limerick set for next Tuesday

Sep 5th 2013, 11:53 AM 1,138 Views 3 Comments

There is speculation that this year’s Munster title winning manager will not be going forward for another term.

# john-allen - Monday 19 August, 2013

Daithi Regan: 'It can go one of two ways with Clare -- they will destroy you... or you'll get a team like Cork'
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Daithi Regan: 'It can go one of two ways with Clare -- they will destroy you... or you'll get a team like Cork'

Aug 19th 2013, 7:29 PM 11,703 Views 15 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling analyst on Clare’s system, Davy Fitz’s managerial style, and the Hawk-Eye controversy.

Stats show that Hannon shone in training — but composure deserted him in Croker
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Stats show that Hannon shone in training — but composure deserted him in Croker

Aug 19th 2013, 7:50 AM 4,819 Views 7 Comments

“Statistically speaking, our best free-taker was on the field starting,” Limerick boss John Allen said as he tried to make sense of Declan Hannon’s erratic performance.

Allen to play waiting game before deciding on Limerick future
# Moving On
From The42
# Moving On

Allen to play waiting game before deciding on Limerick future

Aug 19th 2013, 7:00 AM 1,015 Views 1 Comment

John Allen refused to be drawn on his future after yesterday’s disappointing semi-final defeat to Clare.

# john-allen - Sunday 18 August, 2013

As it happened: Limerick v Clare, All-Ireland SHC semi-final
# Minute-by-Minute
From The42
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Limerick v Clare, All-Ireland SHC semi-final

Aug 18th 2013, 3:40 PM 16,523 Views 30 Comments

Would it be Limerick or Clare joining Cork in the All-Ireland hurling final on 8 September? We had minute-by-minute updates from Croke Park.

Limerick v Clare, All-Ireland SHC semi-final match guide
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Limerick v Clare, All-Ireland SHC semi-final match guide

Aug 18th 2013, 8:00 AM 7,886 Views 18 Comments

Munster neighbours Limerick and Clare meet for what will hopefully be a classic All-Ireland semi-final in Croke Park this afternoon.

Poll: Who will win today’s hurling semi-final — Limerick or Clare?
# Prediction Time
From The42
# Prediction Time

Poll: Who will win today’s hurling semi-final — Limerick or Clare?

Aug 18th 2013, 7:30 AM 2,285 Views 10 Comments

Cork await in the All-Ireland hurling decider but who will join them in Croke Park on 8 September?

# john-allen - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Turn up the heat: how bikram yoga saved Wayne McNamara from retirement
# Treaty Talk
From The42
# Treaty Talk

Turn up the heat: how bikram yoga saved Wayne McNamara from retirement

Aug 17th 2013, 7:15 AM 2,451 Views 0 Comments

McNamara has been a rock on the road to Limerick’s Munster title. Now he’s ready to take the next step on the road to All-Ireland glory.

# john-allen - Thursday 1 August, 2013

John Allen wants new hurling referees' body
# Red Tide
From The42
# Red Tide

John Allen wants new hurling referees' body

Aug 1st 2013, 11:53 AM 2,000 Views 1 Comment

“Hurling and football are very different games,” says the Limerick hurling chief.

Will Cody and Shefflin come back? Here's what John Allen, Davy Fitz and Anthony Daly think
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Will Cody and Shefflin come back? Here's what John Allen, Davy Fitz and Anthony Daly think

Aug 1st 2013, 10:55 AM 3,530 Views 4 Comments

‘Don’t be pushing Brian Cody out the door,’ says the Clare boss.

# john-allen - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Paudie O’Brien: We didn’t want to be another Limerick hard-luck story
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Paudie O’Brien: We didn’t want to be another Limerick hard-luck story

Jul 16th 2013, 12:20 PM 2,271 Views 10 Comments

Limerick have a little while to enjoy their Munster title before they begin preparations for an All-Ireland semi on 18 August.

# john-allen - Monday 15 July, 2013

John Allen: 'We're off to Bruce Springsteen first on Thursday night but it's great'
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

John Allen: 'We're off to Bruce Springsteen first on Thursday night but it's great'

Jul 15th 2013, 11:43 AM 4,663 Views 0 Comments

The Limerick boss will go to see The Boss before he starts preparing for the All-Ireland semi-final.

# john-allen - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Limerick end 17-year wait to be crowned Munster senior hurling champions
# Triumph
From The42
# Triumph

Limerick end 17-year wait to be crowned Munster senior hurling champions

Jul 14th 2013, 6:45 PM 10,886 Views 31 Comments

42,730 supporters were present to see Limerick see off Cork in the Gaelic Grounds.

6 key factors - Munster senior hurling final: Limerick v Cork
# Comment
From The42
# Comment

6 key factors - Munster senior hurling final: Limerick v Cork

Jul 14th 2013, 8:30 AM 3,542 Views 4 Comments

The big issues for today’s showdown in the Gaelic Grounds.

# john-allen - Friday 5 July, 2013

'It's like Tales of the Unexpected' -- John Allen on this year's hurling championship
# Twist In The Tale
From The42
# Twist In The Tale

'It's like Tales of the Unexpected' -- John Allen on this year's hurling championship

Jul 5th 2013, 12:14 PM 1,252 Views 0 Comments

The Limerick boss is revelling in the unpredictable summer.

# john-allen - Sunday 9 June, 2013

7 pictures that show how happy the Limerick hurlers and fans are this evening
# Celebrate
From The42
# Celebrate

7 pictures that show how happy the Limerick hurlers and fans are this evening

Jun 9th 2013, 7:19 PM 6,648 Views 5 Comments

John Allen’s side defeated Tipperary in today’s Munster semi-final by three points.

# john-allen - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

John Allen on competing with top sides and ignoring clueless commentators
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

John Allen on competing with top sides and ignoring clueless commentators

Jun 4th 2013, 12:53 PM 2,194 Views 3 Comments

His side play Tipperary next Sunday.

# john-allen - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Limerick boss Allen not entering debate over legitimacy of league final loss
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Limerick boss Allen not entering debate over legitimacy of league final loss

May 14th 2013, 7:30 AM 1,603 Views 0 Comments

It has emerged that Dublin unknowingly fielded an illegal player in their recent league final.

# john-allen - Monday 8 April, 2013

Poll: What National Hurling League format would you like to see?
# Vote
From The42
# Vote

Poll: What National Hurling League format would you like to see?

Apr 8th 2013, 9:45 AM 1,621 Views 11 Comments

Limerick boss John Allen has described the current format as ‘elitist and marginalising’.

# john-allen - Friday 5 April, 2013

Dublin and Limerick reveal selections for Division 1B decider
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Dublin and Limerick reveal selections for Division 1B decider

Apr 5th 2013, 11:39 AM 1,290 Views 0 Comments

There is also plenty action in the National Camogie League on Sunday.

# john-allen - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Brian Geary calls time on Limerick hurling career
# Walking Away
From The42
# Walking Away

Brian Geary calls time on Limerick hurling career

Nov 20th 2012, 11:00 AM 1,144 Views 7 Comments

The experienced Monaleen clubman, who made his Munster championship debut in 1999, has opted out of the inter-county game.

# john-allen - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Obama: 'No security threat' in Petraeus and Allen sex scandal
# Sex Scandal
# Sex Scandal

Obama: 'No security threat' in Petraeus and Allen sex scandal

Nov 15th 2012, 2:06 PM 3,051 Views 3 Comments

Barack Obama says the scandal surrounding the former CIA head and the top military commander in Afghanistan has no security impact.

# john-allen - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Support for top US commander amid continuing Petraeus sex scandal
# Investigation
# Investigation

Support for top US commander amid continuing Petraeus sex scandal

Nov 14th 2012, 7:54 AM 3,736 Views 1 Comment

The top commander in Afghanistan, John Allen, has received the backing of US President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defence Secretary Leon Panetta.

# john-allen - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

New twist in Petraeus sex scandal as top US commander investigated
# Petraeus
# Petraeus

New twist in Petraeus sex scandal as top US commander investigated

Nov 13th 2012, 8:19 AM 7,678 Views 14 Comments

The top American commander in Afghanistan is under investigation for alleged “inappropriate communications” with Jill Kelley who has been implicated in the Petraeus scandal.

# john-allen - Saturday 3 November, 2012

VIDEO: The book isn't closed on my career just yet -- Lar Corbett
# Larry
From The42
# Larry

VIDEO: The book isn't closed on my career just yet -- Lar Corbett

Nov 3rd 2012, 8:14 AM 1,133 Views 0 Comments

The likes of Niall Quinn, Donal Óg Cusack and Matthew Macklin hit Thurles for the book launch.

# john-allen - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

The Morning Score: Wednesday
# Early Doors
From The42
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Aug 29th 2012, 9:02 AM 330 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on – here’s all the sports news you need to know on this fine Wednesday morning.

# john-allen - Monday 30 July, 2012

Talking Points: Kilkenny v Limerick, All-Ireland SHC quarter-final
# Post-Match Debate
From The42
# Post-Match Debate

Talking Points: Kilkenny v Limerick, All-Ireland SHC quarter-final

Jul 30th 2012, 5:12 PM 819 Views 0 Comments

Here’s five issues that emerged from yesterday’s All-Ireland senior hurling quarter-final between Kilkenny and Limerick

Allen: "Having played both of them I think that Kilkenny are probably better than Tipperary at the moment."
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Allen: "Having played both of them I think that Kilkenny are probably better than Tipperary at the moment."

Jul 30th 2012, 1:42 PM 861 Views 1 Comment

They may have bowed out of the 2012 All-Ireland championship yesterday but in the Limerick camp there was still hope that they are travelling in the right direction.

# john-allen - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Kilkenny v Limerick - All-Ireland SHC quarter-final match guide
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Kilkenny v Limerick - All-Ireland SHC quarter-final match guide

Jul 28th 2012, 11:56 AM 4,071 Views 8 Comments

All eyes will be on Kilkenny tomorrow afternoon to see how they bounce back after their shock Leinster hurling final defeat. Limerick stand in their way in Thurles.

# john-allen - Monday 16 July, 2012

Cork paired with Waterford as Cody's Cats face Limerick in hurling quarter-final draw
# Fixtures
From The42
# Fixtures

Cork paired with Waterford as Cody's Cats face Limerick in hurling quarter-final draw

Jul 16th 2012, 7:41 AM 5,935 Views 10 Comments

The draw has been made for this year’s All-Ireland SHC quarter-final ties.

# john-allen - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Clare v Limerick - All-Ireland SHC phase three qualifier match guide
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Clare v Limerick - All-Ireland SHC phase three qualifier match guide

Jul 14th 2012, 8:00 AM 3,145 Views 9 Comments

Once again Clare and Limerick cross paths in a hurling clash tonight but the stakes are raised considerably for this All-Ireland qualifier tie.

# john-allen - Friday 13 July, 2012

Allen set to lead Limerick charges into Banner battle once more
# Championship 2012
From The42
# Championship 2012

Allen set to lead Limerick charges into Banner battle once more

Jul 13th 2012, 7:45 AM 1,579 Views 4 Comments

They have already lost three times to Clare in competitive hurling games this season. Limerick boss John Allen is hoping they can reverse that trend in tomorrow evening’s All-Ireland qualifier.

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