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# Lessons

This year
'Arsenal are not at that level' - Arteta on chasing Man City's standard
The Gunners’ faint Premier League title hopes went with a whimper after a 1-0 loss at Nottingham Forest.
Last year
'You’re picking up the phone thinking, 'Is it going to be good or bad news?''
Johnny Sexton is reveling in leading Ireland as they aim for Six Nations success.
All time
O'Gara: 'We've come a long way but there's no point in being second best'
The La Rochelle head coach said his team weren’t good enough to beat Toulouse.
What Leinster have changed since Saracens' demolition job of their scrum
Robin McBryde explains what the province learned from that disappointing day.
Connors keen to get Autumn Nations Cup going as Ireland take lessons from Paris
The 24-year-old openside flanker is eager to add to his first two Test caps.
No sign of Larkham's impact for Munster in 'contestable box kicks-fest'
Leinster feel they need to learn from last Friday’s game and Munster will surely look to do the same.
IRFU will need to be brutally honest as World Cup review begins
The latest underperformance in the biggest competition in the sport leaves many questions.
McGregor releases statement on 'fair and square' defeat to Nurmagomedov
The 30-year-old Dubliner was comprehensively beaten by the UFC lightweight champion on 6 October.
5 lessons Martin O'Neill and Ireland can take from the 2018 World Cup
A number of trends have emerged from this summer’s tournament in Russia.
'It had a bit of everything' - Lights, lessons and another Leinster win
Scrum-half Nick McCarthy was man of the match on his first start for Leinster last night.
5 things we learned from attending Super Bowl LI
It’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it.
Ireland captain Best feels defence got too narrow as Scotland ran riot
The hooker put his hand up to accept blame for the Alex Dunbar lineout try.
11 things the world should know about Irish weather
It’s not a warm, cloudy day – it’s “close”.
11 things Irish people in Canada want you to know
So we can skip the questions at Christmas.
This teacher is going viral with her very unusual anatomy lesson
Get your clothes off in the name of anatomy.
O'Connor's Leinster look to learn from semi-final failings against Toulon
Captain Jamie Heaslip says his side knew they had to do their supporters proud in Marseille.
5 lessons from Marissa Mayer, who made $500m before turning 40
One tip: Choose the scariest option.
What can rugby learn from the World Cup success of Chile?’s rugby department has been viewing the action from Brazil with an open mind.
5 things we learned from Munster's defeat to Toulon in Marseille
We touch on the superb performances of Zebo and Keatley, as well as costly basic errors and Toulon’s effectiveness.
Column: 'We must look beyond 1913 and learn the lessons from the Lockout'
The anniversary of the 1913 Lockout has ended, but it offers us an opportunity to re-examine this history.
5 lessons from Ireland's superb win over Wales
Ireland’s forwards and a perfectly-executed kicking game feature following the 26-3 victory.
Teacher creates adorable Twitter account for her class
The 4th and 5th class boys from a school in Dublin have been tweeting about their lessons. Cute.
President Higgins: The empty concrete shells that dot our landscape were born from reckless speculation
Speaking at the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland he said the construction sector was leaving a ‘disturbing’ part of its history behind.
5 things we learned from Australia's defeat to England
The Wallabies suffered a 20-13 loss at Twickenham, with some positive signs for Ireland.
‘Accountability and lessons need to be learnt from the deaths of Bray fire men’
The IFESA, local Wicklow councillors and family of the deceased firemen are asking for a full fire service to be rolled out.
5 things we learned from the Ireland squad announcement
Joe Schmidt has played his first true hand as Ireland coach and here are some of the conclusions we can make.
9 things Ireland can learn from the Rugby Championship
Here are some of the important lessons the new Ireland management can take from the Southern Hemisphere tournament.
7 lessons today’s footballers can learn from Roy of the Rovers
From surviving kindappings to staying loyal to your club, Roy Race could teach today’s millionaires a thing or two.
16 indisputable truths we learned from movies
Every shopping bag must have a stick of French bread poking out of it.
3 reasons why Limerick can be cheerful and Tipperary can be fearful
Here’s what we learned from yesterday’s clash at the Gaelic Grounds
14 lessons to teach your children before they're 12
That seagulls can not be trusted, for example.
Phil Mickelson teaches you how to hit a golf ball off the cart path
They have golf cart paths where you play, right?
Column: The 8 steps that helped me to turn my life around -- and they can work for you too in 2013
Former All-Star hurler Tony Griffin was inspired to act by the story of a cancer-stricken Jim Stynes.
What we learned from the weekend's hurling
From Tipperary’s rocky road, why the home-and-away draws are not the answer, to why Waterford’s fight only takes you so far — Shane Stapleton looks at the weekend’s important issues.
Premier League parting shots
Why Manchester United should look to their own players as much as the officials; Tottenham’s title challenge and more. Miguel Delaney picks out the key themes from a controversial day in the Premier League
What we learned this weekend
The lessons we’ll take from a busy weekend of sport.
What we learned this weekend
How to incorporate parked cars into your goal celebration – and other sporting lessons after a long weekend.