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#Long Time Coming

# long-time-coming - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Argentina trophy drought ends for Messi with Copa America triumph over Brazil
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# Long Time Coming

Argentina trophy drought ends for Messi with Copa America triumph over Brazil

Jul 11th 2021, 7:22 AM 20,162 Views 8 Comments

A goal from Angel Di Maria made the difference as Argentina won their first silverware in 28 years.

# long-time-coming - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Biggest English crowd in 13 months sees Leicester advance to first FA Cup final in 52 years
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# Long Time Coming

Biggest English crowd in 13 months sees Leicester advance to first FA Cup final in 52 years

Updated Apr 18th 2021, 9:26 PM 36,503 Views 9 Comments

There were 4,000 spectators in attendance at Wembley.

# long-time-coming - Monday 21 October, 2019

'I've scored plenty in the back garden... didn't feel half as good though!'
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'I've scored plenty in the back garden... didn't feel half as good though!'

Oct 21st 2019, 12:32 PM 6,256 Views 4 Comments

Adam Lallana’s equaliser for Liverpool against Manchester United yesterday was his first goal since May 2017.

# long-time-coming - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Bayern Munich youngster inspires Canada to first win over USA in 34 years
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# Long Time Coming

Bayern Munich youngster inspires Canada to first win over USA in 34 years

Oct 16th 2019, 10:20 AM 7,324 Views 4 Comments

Alphonso Davies opened the scoring as Canada overcame their neighbours for the first time since 1985.

# long-time-coming - Friday 3 May, 2019

Finn Harps seal first Premier Division win of the season at the 16th attempt
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

Finn Harps seal first Premier Division win of the season at the 16th attempt

May 3rd 2019, 10:16 PM 4,418 Views 1 Comment

Ollie Horgan’s side got the better of UCD in a battle of the bottom two in the top flight.

# long-time-coming - Thursday 3 January, 2019

'Whoever loses will have to knock it on the head': DeGale and Eubank confirm grudge match
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

'Whoever loses will have to knock it on the head': DeGale and Eubank confirm grudge match

Jan 3rd 2019, 1:48 PM 6,258 Views 5 Comments

The clash will be broadcast live on ITV Box Office.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

'There were many times when she'd come into the house crying... She wanted to walk away from it'
# Long Time Coming
From The42
# Long Time Coming

'There were many times when she'd come into the house crying... She wanted to walk away from it'

Nov 27th 2018, 10:44 PM 21,783 Views 5 Comments

Kellie Harrington came close to packing in boxing less than three years ago, but now she stands on top of the world.

# long-time-coming - Saturday 17 November, 2018

France claim first win in nine months by beating Argentina in Lille
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France claim first win in nine months by beating Argentina in Lille

Nov 17th 2018, 11:01 PM 10,275 Views 1 Comment

Teddy Thomas crossed twice as the hosts secured an important victory.

# long-time-coming - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Ray Moylette confirmed for big homecoming fight in Mayo in December
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# Long Time Coming

Ray Moylette confirmed for big homecoming fight in Mayo in December

Oct 25th 2018, 8:28 PM 10,121 Views 2 Comments

Moylette will fight for a high ranking with the World Boxing Council in Castlebar on 7 December.

# long-time-coming - Monday 8 October, 2018

''Fields of Athenry' in the Kingspan, I'm told it's pretty special and doesn't happen often'
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

''Fields of Athenry' in the Kingspan, I'm told it's pretty special and doesn't happen often'

Oct 8th 2018, 7:35 AM 11,510 Views 15 Comments

Connacht coach Andy Friend will let his squad enjoy the historic win over Ulster, but the province is intent on continuing their rise.

# long-time-coming - Sunday 23 September, 2018

An 11-year wait for windows: How Dublin tenants are left waiting years for repairs
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# Long Time Coming

An 11-year wait for windows: How Dublin tenants are left waiting years for repairs

Sep 23rd 2018, 4:00 PM 25,512 Views 90 Comments

Dublin City Council residents described years of waiting for repairs, repeated phone calls and ineffectual visits from council staff.

# long-time-coming - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Flanagan calls for Magdalen survivors of 'adjoining institutions' to contact government over redress
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# Long Time Coming

Flanagan calls for Magdalen survivors of 'adjoining institutions' to contact government over redress

Jul 8th 2018, 6:00 AM 7,302 Views 8 Comments

Previously, women who had worked in a laundry but not actually lived there had been denied state compensation.

# long-time-coming - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Lansdowne win first Bateman Cup in 87 years to end Cork Con's bid for six-in-a-row
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

Lansdowne win first Bateman Cup in 87 years to end Cork Con's bid for six-in-a-row

Apr 21st 2018, 4:59 PM 7,553 Views 6 Comments

It was Lansdowne’s first Ulster Bank Bateman Cup title since 1931.

# long-time-coming - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Much-delayed IT system to see Affordable Childcare Scheme launch pushed back to 2019 - at least
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# Long Time Coming

Much-delayed IT system to see Affordable Childcare Scheme launch pushed back to 2019 - at least

Feb 11th 2018, 4:00 PM 12,077 Views 4 Comments

The Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) has declined to provide an estimate as to when the ACS, originally slated for September 2017, will be able to officially launch.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

'A watershed moment': Resolution to ratify UN disabilities convention to go before the Dáil
# One Step Closer
# One Step Closer

'A watershed moment': Resolution to ratify UN disabilities convention to go before the Dáil

Jan 30th 2018, 1:30 PM 9,571 Views 17 Comments

Ireland is the only EU country that has yet to ratify the Convention.

# long-time-coming - Monday 29 January, 2018

David Beckham has finally got his MLS franchise in Miami
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From The42
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David Beckham has finally got his MLS franchise in Miami

Jan 29th 2018, 6:36 PM 8,402 Views 6 Comments

The former Manchester United and Real Madrid star was officially awarded a licence today.

# long-time-coming - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Casinos, gaming machines and online gambling to be overseen by independent regulator
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# Long Time Coming

Casinos, gaming machines and online gambling to be overseen by independent regulator

Jan 10th 2018, 8:00 PM 11,477 Views 27 Comments

The Gambling Control Bill, which has been gathering dust in Leinster House, is to be updated.

# long-time-coming - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Burnley boss hails Long for bouncing back with impressive Old Trafford display
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

Burnley boss hails Long for bouncing back with impressive Old Trafford display

Dec 27th 2017, 4:45 PM 12,379 Views 3 Comments

Sean Dyche was pleased with how the Irish defender performed after the defeat to Tottenham.

# long-time-coming - Sunday 8 October, 2017

For first time since 'that rubbish' and Dunphy controversy, Egypt will be at a World Cup
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

For first time since 'that rubbish' and Dunphy controversy, Egypt will be at a World Cup

Oct 8th 2017, 9:19 PM 6,897 Views 6 Comments

Liverpool’s Mo Salah was the hero with a crucial 95th-minute penalty.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

FactFind: Why on earth hasn't Ireland ratified the UN's Convention on Disabilities?
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# Long Time Coming

FactFind: Why on earth hasn't Ireland ratified the UN's Convention on Disabilities?

Sep 19th 2017, 12:05 AM 19,564 Views 46 Comments

It’s 10 years since Ireland signed the Convention. A decade on, the Republic stands as the only EU country which is yet to ratify it.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Magnificent Lionel Messi finally beats Buffon as Barcelona seriously impress against Juve
# Long Time Coming
From The42
# Long Time Coming

Magnificent Lionel Messi finally beats Buffon as Barcelona seriously impress against Juve

Sep 12th 2017, 9:45 PM 14,006 Views 16 Comments

The Argentine made it look very easy in the Catalan’s Champions League opener.

# long-time-coming - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Louth reach first Leinster minor football decider in 46 years after thrilling one-point win over Wexford
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

Louth reach first Leinster minor football decider in 46 years after thrilling one-point win over Wexford

Jul 5th 2017, 3:22 AM 7,466 Views 3 Comments

It was a special night for the Wee County.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Tearful moment as British athlete is told she's getting an Olympic medal - nine years later
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From The42
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Tearful moment as British athlete is told she's getting an Olympic medal - nine years later

Apr 25th 2017, 8:12 PM 8,924 Views 4 Comments

Kelly Sotherton is set to finally become a three-time Olympic medallist.

# long-time-coming - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Paddy Tally's reaction says it all about St Mary's unlikely Sigerson win
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From The42
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Paddy Tally's reaction says it all about St Mary's unlikely Sigerson win

Feb 19th 2017, 11:51 AM 6,376 Views 1 Comment

Belfast college stunned UCD to win the third-level title on Saturday.

# long-time-coming - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

After a 7-year absence, the man sold for £1 is back in the Ireland fold
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From The42
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After a 7-year absence, the man sold for £1 is back in the Ireland fold

Nov 9th 2016, 5:18 PM 15,868 Views 2 Comments

Cork-born goalkeeper Colin Doyle admits being slightly surprised by his first call-up since 2009.

# long-time-coming - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

It only took them 437 days, but Aston Villa have finally won an away game
# Long Time Coming
From The42
# Long Time Coming

It only took them 437 days, but Aston Villa have finally won an away game

Oct 19th 2016, 10:16 AM 5,476 Views 7 Comments

All hail Steve Bruce.

# long-time-coming - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Snapshot of one county: How Ireland's housing crisis grew out of control
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Snapshot of one county: How Ireland's housing crisis grew out of control

Jun 19th 2016, 7:30 AM 37,554 Views 105 Comments

Bray town councillor Pat Vance told his colleagues in 2013: “I’ll keep on saying it, time and time again, something needs to be done.”

# long-time-coming - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Simon Cox scored his first goal since 2014 last night
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

Simon Cox scored his first goal since 2014 last night

Apr 13th 2016, 11:22 AM 3,607 Views 3 Comments

It has been 35 games since the Ireland striker found the back of the net.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

"United, we'll never be defeated" - Bríd Smith finally triumphs in Dublin South Central
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"United, we'll never be defeated" - Bríd Smith finally triumphs in Dublin South Central

Mar 1st 2016, 6:02 PM 24,258 Views 79 Comments

The battle between AAA-PBP’s Bríd Smith and Fianna Fáil’s Catherine Ardagh was finally settled this evening after a nerve-jangling day of waiting.

# long-time-coming - Monday 15 February, 2016

Phil Mickelson missed a five-footer to hand a journeyman his first PGA Tour win since 2005
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From The42
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Phil Mickelson missed a five-footer to hand a journeyman his first PGA Tour win since 2005

Feb 15th 2016, 9:19 AM 5,770 Views 2 Comments

“I can’t believe it happened again,” says a delighted Vaughn Taylor.

# long-time-coming - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Wayne Rooney ends goal drought to hand Man United first win in nine games
# Long Time Coming
From The42
# Long Time Coming

Wayne Rooney ends goal drought to hand Man United first win in nine games

Jan 2nd 2016, 5:15 PM 7,944 Views 24 Comments

A win’s a win but it was far from convincing from Louis van Gaal’s side.

# long-time-coming - Saturday 26 December, 2015

London Irish end six game pointless run in the most dramatic fashion
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# Long Time Coming

London Irish end six game pointless run in the most dramatic fashion

Dec 26th 2015, 6:11 PM 7,337 Views 1 Comment

After six games without a point London Irish finally got off the bottom of the Premiership table with a 25-23 win over Northampton Saints.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Conspiracy over as Neymar wins Barcelona's first ever La Liga player of the month award
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

Conspiracy over as Neymar wins Barcelona's first ever La Liga player of the month award

Dec 8th 2015, 1:40 PM 8,742 Views 8 Comments

Yes, you read that correctly.

# long-time-coming - Sunday 15 November, 2015

The final 36 seconds of Green Bay v Detroit were spectacularly unpredictable
# Long Time Coming
From The42
# Long Time Coming

The final 36 seconds of Green Bay v Detroit were spectacularly unpredictable

Nov 15th 2015, 10:30 PM 8,709 Views 0 Comments

The Lions don’t do things the easy way – but then again, neither do the Packers.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

The drought is over! Rooney scores United's first goal in over 400 minutes
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From The42
# Long Time Coming

The drought is over! Rooney scores United's first goal in over 400 minutes

Nov 3rd 2015, 9:31 PM 9,936 Views 36 Comments

A late winner against CSKA Moscow.

# long-time-coming - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Connacht have won at the Liberty Stadium for the first time ever
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From The42
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Connacht have won at the Liberty Stadium for the first time ever

Oct 24th 2015, 4:13 PM 11,520 Views 33 Comments

Pat Lam’s side go second in the Pro12 table with five-point win in Wales.

# long-time-coming - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Explainer: The Iran nuclear deal - what's in it, and why we should care
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Explainer: The Iran nuclear deal - what's in it, and why we should care

Jul 14th 2015, 10:42 PM 20,736 Views 73 Comments

A landmark deal has been struck that will prohibit Iran developing a nuclear bomb.

# long-time-coming - Friday 22 May, 2015

Magdalene survivors to get specialised health cards from next month
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Magdalene survivors to get specialised health cards from next month

May 22nd 2015, 8:10 PM 5,579 Views 3 Comments

The women will be eligible for a range of health services from the start of July.

# long-time-coming - Thursday 21 May, 2015

For the first time in seven years, Ireland's unemployment rate is under 10%
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# Long Time Coming

For the first time in seven years, Ireland's unemployment rate is under 10%

May 21st 2015, 12:29 PM 22,100 Views 192 Comments

There are now 1.9 million people employed in Ireland and 212,000 who are unemployed.

# long-time-coming - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Things are finally looking better for jobs AND wages
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# Long Time Coming

Things are finally looking better for jobs AND wages

Apr 1st 2015, 1:53 PM 20,866 Views 90 Comments

The Central Bank’s latest forecasts are all pretty good.

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