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Dream debut for teenager, as Newcastle heap misery on Man United
Matty Longstaff’s goal ensured a memorable day for the Magpies.
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'My second oldest brother was a Rovers fanatic... All I could see were the tears running down his face'
John Coady on fulfilling a boyhood dream and a difficult period at Chelsea.
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'I'm coming home' - Andy Carroll returns to Newcastle after 8-year absence
The striker, a free agent after his release by West Ham, has returned to Tyneside after eight years away from the club
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Frampton announces Belfast bout as he bids to get back on track following first career defeat
‘The Jackal’ will fight in his home city on 29 July.
# Signing
Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender
John Caulfield makes preparations as Kevin O’Connor and Ryan Delaney could depart Turners Cross this season.
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Henshaw the pride of Connacht after dominant pair of Six Nations starts
The province’s head coach, Pat Lam, shared his joy at seeing the centre shine for Joe Schmidt’s Ireland.
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Snapshot - Sean O'Brien's old school claim Leinster rugby title
Tullow CS defeated Ardee CS today 48-0 in the Leinster Rugby Senior Development Cup final.
# Local Hero
The text that sums up everything we love about junior football
Whatever you say gaffer.
# Local Hero
Snapshot: Oldham fan Paul Scholes is at Goodison Park for Latics' cup replay
The Old Trafford favourite is hoping for an upset.
# Donegal
Local hero: Donegal teen jumps 40ft in pitch dark to save two from river
Jason McClay jumped off a 40-foot ravine into a pitch dark river to save two people from the water after a car had left the road.
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Mayor of Newark rescues woman from burning building
Meet Cory Booker. Now THAT’S what we call a local politician.
# Local Hero
Quigley enlists with Sligo's Red army
Sligo Rovers confirmed the signing of Dundalk striker Mark Quigley this afternoon.
# Local Hero
Bringing it all back home: Iniesta becomes Albacete's biggest shareholder
Don’t be fooled by the rocks that he’s got, he’s still Andres from the block…
# Home thoughts
Home and away: It's Kennelly versus Galvin in local showdown... maybe
Former AFL star Tadhg Kennelly is on his way back to Kerry and may feature in championship game this weekend.
# Local Hero
Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins
The President-elect and his wife will be among the crowd for the Airtricity League promotion/relegation play-off second leg on Friday.