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#Leaders

# leaders - Monday 27 June, 2022

Shamrock Rovers go 10 points clear amid Dublin derby win
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Shamrock Rovers go 10 points clear amid Dublin derby win

Jun 27th 2022, 10:09 PM 7,541 Views 9 Comments

Andy Lyons’ sixth goal of the season and a piece of individual brilliance from Aaron Greene took the game away from St Patrick’s Athletic

# leaders - Friday 4 March, 2022

More misery for Damien Duff, as Derry City go the top of the table
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# Leaders

More misery for Damien Duff, as Derry City go the top of the table

Mar 4th 2022, 10:02 PM 5,654 Views 1 Comment

Shelbourne suffered a narrow defeat this evening.

# leaders - Saturday 26 February, 2022

Man City survive Everton scare to go six points clear
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# Leaders

Man City survive Everton scare to go six points clear

Feb 26th 2022, 7:27 PM 6,542 Views 18 Comments

The Toffees were denied a late penalty as they failed to do neighbours Liverpool a big favour.

# leaders - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Man City overcome Chelsea to go 13 points clear at top
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Man City overcome Chelsea to go 13 points clear at top

Jan 15th 2022, 2:39 PM 19,241 Views 40 Comments

Kevin De Bruyne scored the winning goal in the 70th minute.

# leaders - Saturday 18 December, 2021

Tavernier’s second-half penalty rescues Rangers in win over Dundee United
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Tavernier’s second-half penalty rescues Rangers in win over Dundee United

Dec 18th 2021, 7:33 PM 1,853 Views 0 Comments

The Taysiders suffered from a Covid-19 outbreak in midweek and boss Tam Courts put out a much-changed and youthful team.

# leaders - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

RTÉ reveal nominees for 2021 Manager of the Year award
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# Leaders

RTÉ reveal nominees for 2021 Manager of the Year award

Dec 14th 2021, 5:13 PM 24,137 Views 20 Comments

The winner will be announced on Saturday.

# leaders - Wednesday 1 December, 2021

Chelsea beat Watford to stay top after medical emergency delays game
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From The42
# Leaders

Chelsea beat Watford to stay top after medical emergency delays game

Dec 1st 2021, 10:39 PM 2,839 Views 2 Comments

Mason Mount and Hakim Ziyech scored for the Blues.

# leaders - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Ireland challenge players to be 'leaders' for provinces ahead of Six Nations
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# Day Jobs

Ireland challenge players to be 'leaders' for provinces ahead of Six Nations

Nov 23rd 2021, 6:00 AM 3,817 Views 3 Comments

The United Rugby Championship returns this weekend, with the Champions Cup on the horizon.

# leaders - Saturday 30 October, 2021

James nets twice as Chelsea capitalise on Liverpool and City slip-ups, while Burnley earn first win
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# Leaders

James nets twice as Chelsea capitalise on Liverpool and City slip-ups, while Burnley earn first win

Oct 30th 2021, 5:32 PM 2,909 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, Southampton picked up their first away three points of the season at Watford.

# leaders - Saturday 23 October, 2021

Lewandowski scores to keep Bayern Munich top of Bundesliga, while Bellingham scores stunner
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# Leaders

Lewandowski scores to keep Bayern Munich top of Bundesliga, while Bellingham scores stunner

Oct 23rd 2021, 10:27 PM 3,079 Views 1 Comment

The Polish striker scored his 10th goal in nine games this season for Bayern.

# leaders - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Serbia edge Luxembourg to go top of Ireland's group
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# Leaders

Serbia edge Luxembourg to go top of Ireland's group

Oct 9th 2021, 10:50 PM 6,974 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Sweden moved within a point of Group B leaders Spain thanks to a 3-0 win over Kosovo in Solna.

# leaders - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Fast, relentless, adaptable - Connacht's 'gardener' targets URC quarter-final
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# Leaders

Fast, relentless, adaptable - Connacht's 'gardener' targets URC quarter-final

Sep 22nd 2021, 7:00 AM 4,420 Views 3 Comments

Andy Friend is heading into his fourth season in charge of the province.

# leaders - Monday 21 June, 2021

St Pat's earn comfortable win to go top of the table
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St Pat's earn comfortable win to go top of the table

Jun 21st 2021, 10:43 PM 3,101 Views 2 Comments

Stephen O’Donnell’s side beat Finn Harps convincingly.

# leaders - Friday 30 April, 2021

Stunning Chris Forrester goal the highlight as Pat's consolidate top spot
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From The42
# Leaders

Stunning Chris Forrester goal the highlight as Pat's consolidate top spot

Apr 30th 2021, 8:22 PM 4,024 Views 2 Comments

Stephen O’Donnell’s side proved too good for Longford.

# leaders - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Man City bounce back from United setback as they earn emphatic win
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From The42
# Leaders

Man City bounce back from United setback as they earn emphatic win

Mar 10th 2021, 7:53 PM 5,777 Views 2 Comments

Pep Guardiola’s side were too good for Southampton.

# leaders - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Alexis Sanchez stars for Serie A leaders
# Going Well
From The42
# Going Well

Alexis Sanchez stars for Serie A leaders

Mar 4th 2021, 10:45 PM 4,908 Views 2 Comments

A brace from the former Man United star helped Inter go six points clear at the top.

# leaders - Saturday 9 January, 2021

Ireland U21 international scores 9th goal of the season for League One leaders
# In Form
From The42
# In Form

Ireland U21 international scores 9th goal of the season for League One leaders

Jan 9th 2021, 3:53 PM 7,117 Views 1 Comment

Anthony Scully has impressed for Lincoln City of late.

# leaders - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Rangers go 16 points clear of Celtic after come-from-behind win
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# Leaders

Rangers go 16 points clear of Celtic after come-from-behind win

Dec 19th 2020, 5:36 PM 4,462 Views 0 Comments

Callum Lang had given Motherwell an early lead.

# leaders - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Chelsea overcome Leeds to go top of the Premier League
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From The42
# Leaders

Chelsea overcome Leeds to go top of the Premier League

Dec 5th 2020, 9:56 PM 5,871 Views 10 Comments

Kurt Zouma was among the scorers for the Blues.

# leaders - Saturday 28 November, 2020

Late drama sees Liverpool held by Brighton
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

Late drama sees Liverpool held by Brighton

Nov 28th 2020, 2:29 PM 28,268 Views 46 Comments

A last-gasp penalty denied the Reds a victory.

# leaders - Monday 16 November, 2020

Sexton injury allows Ryan first captaincy chance with 'Pete backing him up'
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# Leaders

Sexton injury allows Ryan first captaincy chance with 'Pete backing him up'

Nov 16th 2020, 6:00 AM 9,712 Views 11 Comments

Ireland will be hoping their 35-year-old out-half is fit for this weekend’s visit to Twickenham.

# leaders - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Does Johnny Sexton need more support in his role as Ireland captain?
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

Does Johnny Sexton need more support in his role as Ireland captain?

Nov 12th 2020, 5:20 PM 19,236 Views 51 Comments

This week’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly asked whether the out-half requires more leadership around him.

# leaders - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Juventus keep Lazio at arm's length as they stroll past Genoa
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From The42
# Leaders

Juventus keep Lazio at arm's length as they stroll past Genoa

Jun 30th 2020, 11:38 PM 2,949 Views 3 Comments

Three stunning individual goals from Paulo Dybala, Cristiano Ronaldo and Douglas Costa were enough for the perennial champions.

# leaders - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Quiz: Which famous leader said this?
# Let's Get Quizzical
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: Which famous leader said this?

Apr 16th 2020, 9:30 PM 40,362 Views 16 Comments

Can you put a face to a quote?

# leaders - Saturday 21 March, 2020

'I learned in Munster and Toulon that it's all about attitude and culture'
# AIL
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# AIL

'I learned in Munster and Toulon that it's all about attitude and culture'

Mar 21st 2020, 8:45 AM 18,568 Views 5 Comments

Former professional prop Tim Ryan has overseen Highfield RFC’s rise in the AIL in recent years.

# leaders - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Friends, ferocious competitors, captains, family men - Sexton and Farrell
# Main Men
From The42
# Main Men

Friends, ferocious competitors, captains, family men - Sexton and Farrell

Feb 22nd 2020, 7:00 AM 36,312 Views 8 Comments

The Ireland and England leaders are remarkably similar personalities and players.

# leaders - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Furlong and Ringrose link up with Ireland's six-man leadership group
# Mood Check
From The42
# Mood Check

Furlong and Ringrose link up with Ireland's six-man leadership group

Jan 29th 2020, 1:00 AM 14,100 Views 8 Comments

James Ryan, Iain Henderson, and Peter O’Mahony are also part of the group.

# leaders - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Neymar, Mbappe fire PSG five points clear in Ligue 1
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Neymar, Mbappe fire PSG five points clear in Ligue 1

Dec 4th 2019, 10:44 PM 2,642 Views 0 Comments

Marseille won 2-0 at Angers on Tuesday to briefly cut the gap at the top.

# leaders - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Leeds back on top of Championship as Alioski sinks West Brom
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Leeds back on top of Championship as Alioski sinks West Brom

Oct 1st 2019, 10:41 PM 4,485 Views 6 Comments

Marcelo Bielsa’s side replaced Albion in pole position.

# leaders - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Leinster players vote for five-man leadership group in Sexton's absence
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Leinster players vote for five-man leadership group in Sexton's absence

Sep 18th 2019, 2:28 PM 12,460 Views 14 Comments

With Rhys Ruddock and Luke McGrath also away at the World Cup, Leo Cullen will want his senior players to step up.

# leaders - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Sanchez debuts as Inter maintain 100% Serie A start
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From The42
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Sanchez debuts as Inter maintain 100% Serie A start

Sep 14th 2019, 10:20 PM 12,022 Views 1 Comment

With Romelu Lukaku out of sorts and Alexis Sanchez making a late cameo, Stefano Sensi was the difference maker for Inter.

# leaders - Sunday 25 August, 2019

'Superman' leads Astana to opening Vuelta stage win
# Fast Start
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# Fast Start

'Superman' leads Astana to opening Vuelta stage win

Aug 25th 2019, 9:19 AM 4,044 Views 5 Comments

The Kazakh outfit clinched the first stage, sprinting to victory in an opening team time trial.

# leaders - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Witsel winner keeps Dortmund six points clear in Bundesliga
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Witsel winner keeps Dortmund six points clear in Bundesliga

Jan 19th 2019, 8:07 PM 4,319 Views 6 Comments

Second-placed Bayern, the defending champions, had trimmed their rivals’ lead to three points on Friday.

# leaders - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Rangers bounce back from Europa League exit to go top of the Scottish Premiership
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Rangers bounce back from Europa League exit to go top of the Scottish Premiership

Dec 16th 2018, 5:48 PM 7,850 Views 8 Comments

Steven Gerrard’s side beat Hamilton 1-0, after champions Celtic crashed to a surprise 2-0 defeat.

# leaders - Saturday 27 October, 2018

Salah and Mane instrumental as Liverpool go top of the Premier League
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Salah and Mane instrumental as Liverpool go top of the Premier League

Oct 27th 2018, 4:50 PM 19,617 Views 59 Comments

The Egypt international continued his recent good form to help the Reds secure another victory.

# leaders - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Ireland 7s look to wrap up Grand Prix title in Poland this weekend
# On The Brink
From The42
# On The Brink

Ireland 7s look to wrap up Grand Prix title in Poland this weekend

Sep 5th 2018, 1:52 PM 5,538 Views 0 Comments

Skerries RFC’s Hugo Lennox is set to win his first international sevens cap.

# leaders - Monday 20 August, 2018

Dundalk move three points clear of champions Cork City with 13th straight league win
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# Leaders

Dundalk move three points clear of champions Cork City with 13th straight league win

Aug 20th 2018, 10:05 PM 5,038 Views 7 Comments

Dundalk beat Sligo Rovers 2-0 at the Showgrounds with goals by Michael Duffy and Patrick Hoban.

# leaders - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

No Rory Best but Schmidt's options can allow Ireland to make strong start
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No Rory Best but Schmidt's options can allow Ireland to make strong start

Jun 6th 2018, 6:00 AM 7,553 Views 21 Comments

Johnny Sexton is the favourite to take over the captaincy for the first Test against the Wallabies.

# leaders - Monday 4 June, 2018

Ireland settle into Paradise as Sexton and O'Mahony prepare to step up
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Ireland settle into Paradise as Sexton and O'Mahony prepare to step up

Jun 4th 2018, 6:30 PM 20,008 Views 22 Comments

With Rory Best missing, the two vice-captains will fill the leadership mantle in Australia.

# leaders - Monday 14 May, 2018

Impressive Dundalk outclass Derry to go two points clear at top
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Impressive Dundalk outclass Derry to go two points clear at top

May 14th 2018, 10:33 PM 3,960 Views 2 Comments

The Lilywhites came back from a 12th minute Darren Cole goal.

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