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# looking-ahead - Last year 2021

The Premier League’s second youngest ever player has no regrets about leaving West Ham
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The Premier League’s second youngest ever player has no regrets about leaving West Ham

May 8th 2021, 10:50 PM 14,941 Views 1 Comment

Reece Oxford signed a bumper contract on his 18th birthday, but things did not work out at the Hammers.

Rio Ferdinand expects more fan protests
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Rio Ferdinand expects more fan protests

May 4th 2021, 11:01 PM 2,376 Views 1 Comment

His old club Manchester United’s match against Liverpool was postponed on Sunday.

Pat Gilroy part of group to oversee GAA's new strategic plan
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Pat Gilroy part of group to oversee GAA's new strategic plan

Apr 27th 2021, 2:05 PM 4,528 Views 6 Comments

A steering group led by Uachtarán Larry McCarthy has undertaken an ‘extensive programme of research’.

Title winners? Relegation candidates? Our 2021 League of Ireland predictions
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Title winners? Relegation candidates? Our 2021 League of Ireland predictions

Mar 19th 2021, 7:15 AM 5,864 Views 1 Comment

The42′s writers preview the new season.

Rory McIlroy not changing caddie or coach
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Rory McIlroy not changing caddie or coach

Mar 9th 2021, 5:06 PM 5,395 Views 1 Comment

The four-time major winner is looking to change philosophy rather than personnel.

Ed Woodward optimistic about future as Man United debt rises to £455.5million
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Ed Woodward optimistic about future as Man United debt rises to £455.5million

Mar 4th 2021, 11:05 PM 5,239 Views 3 Comments

The Red Devils finished third last season to seal a Champions League return which boosted broadcasting revenue.

'The problem is, we do not yet bring in money' - Vera Pauw on Irish footballers' equal pay fight
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'The problem is, we do not yet bring in money' - Vera Pauw on Irish footballers' equal pay fight

Feb 22nd 2021, 6:07 PM 4,655 Views 4 Comments

The Ireland boss also spoke of plans to introduce ‘mixed-gender’ training.

Poll: Do you think you will go on a 'staycation' this year?
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Poll: Do you think you will go on a 'staycation' this year?

Feb 6th 2021, 9:50 AM 57,233 Views 137 Comments

Leo Varadkar said this week that it “will be possible for people to holiday within Ireland” this summer.

Karl Lacey appointed to new role as Donegal plan for the future
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Karl Lacey appointed to new role as Donegal plan for the future

Jan 26th 2021, 11:58 AM 7,319 Views 0 Comments

The 2012 Footballer of the Year has been named Head of Academy Development for Donegal GAA.

The Irishman aiming to topple Manchester City
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The Irishman aiming to topple Manchester City

Updated Jan 23rd 2021, 12:55 PM 31,734 Views 2 Comments

Sean Long is preparing for his side’s game at home to Pep Guardiola’s men later today.

Health Minister seeks early delivery of AstraZeneca vaccines
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Health Minister seeks early delivery of AstraZeneca vaccines

Jan 17th 2021, 5:57 PM 29,775 Views 84 Comments

An early delivery would be sent to GPs and pharmacies to be ready for use when the vaccine approved.

# looking-ahead - All time

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
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Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport

Dec 11th 2020, 6:15 AM 12,740 Views 3 Comments

The biggest hurling game of the year is one of many big events coming up.

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
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Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport

Updated Nov 20th 2020, 8:39 AM 54,296 Views 15 Comments

GAA, rugby, soccer and plenty more big events are set for the coming days.

Eddie Jones tells England to beware 'cock-a-hoop' Ireland
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Eddie Jones tells England to beware 'cock-a-hoop' Ireland

Nov 15th 2020, 2:16 PM 12,936 Views 4 Comments

The coach described the upcoming match as ‘the most important game of the year’.

8 key questions facing managers on a bumper weekend of hurling action
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8 key questions facing managers on a bumper weekend of hurling action

Nov 14th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,734 Views 0 Comments

Brian Cody, John Kiely, Davy Fitzgerald and Liam Sheedy are among the bosses in action.

The Irish teenager preparing for one of the biggest games of his career
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The Irish teenager preparing for one of the biggest games of his career

Nov 12th 2020, 11:00 PM 10,700 Views 0 Comments

Nathan Collins is set to feature in a crucial qualifier against Iceland on Sunday.

Worst signing? Top four? Our writers' Premier League predictions
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Worst signing? Top four? Our writers' Premier League predictions

Sep 11th 2020, 7:00 AM 11,951 Views 9 Comments

Can Liverpool retain their title, plus which teams will get relegated?

Celtic, Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers discover opponents for Europa League third qualifying round
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Celtic, Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers discover opponents for Europa League third qualifying round

Sep 1st 2020, 1:38 PM 9,067 Views 3 Comments

The Scottish champions face a trip to Latvia or San Marino, while the League of Ireland sides must first come through second qualifying round ties.

Liverpool-linked Thiago set to leave but Bayern 'cautiously optimistic' of keeping Alaba
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Liverpool-linked Thiago set to leave but Bayern 'cautiously optimistic' of keeping Alaba

Aug 11th 2020, 6:15 PM 8,909 Views 1 Comment

Alcantara, 29, has long since signalled to the club that he wants to leave.

Ranking the 8 remaining teams in the Champions League
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Ranking the 8 remaining teams in the Champions League

Aug 9th 2020, 12:10 AM 85,831 Views 60 Comments

Man City, Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid are among the contenders.

Ireland captain Andrew Balbirnie: England are dangerous animal even without World Cup stars
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Ireland captain Andrew Balbirnie: England are dangerous animal even without World Cup stars

Jul 29th 2020, 11:59 PM 2,955 Views 0 Comments

The Irish side meet Eoin Morgan’s men in the first of three one-day internationals on Thursday at Southampton.

Xavi hits out at 'unfounded criticism' of Qatar, expresses Barca ambition
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Xavi hits out at 'unfounded criticism' of Qatar, expresses Barca ambition

Jul 28th 2020, 7:03 PM 9,292 Views 10 Comments

The former Spain international also said he was ‘fine’ after testing positive for coronavirus.

Details confirmed for Premier League 2020-21 season
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Details confirmed for Premier League 2020-21 season

Jul 24th 2020, 3:11 PM 8,364 Views 8 Comments

The new campaign’s final round is set to be played on 23 May, 2021, while it will begin on 12 September.

Planning underway for fans in Britain to return to sports stadiums in October
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Planning underway for fans in Britain to return to sports stadiums in October

Jul 17th 2020, 1:08 PM 2,523 Views 0 Comments

The World Snooker Championship, the Glorious Goodwood horse racing festival and two county cricket friendly matches will be among pilot events.

‘I prefer to play Europa League than to not play’ – Jose Mourinho
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‘I prefer to play Europa League than to not play’ – Jose Mourinho

Jul 12th 2020, 8:33 PM 5,856 Views 1 Comment

The Portuguese coach has won Europe’s second-tier competition twice before.

Will Paul Pogba end his barren run? Saturday's Premier League talking points
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Will Paul Pogba end his barren run? Saturday's Premier League talking points

Jul 2nd 2020, 3:57 PM 4,050 Views 0 Comments

Plus a crucial game for Arsenal, and the latest betting odds.

Klopp forecasts four-team Premier League title race next season
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Klopp forecasts four-team Premier League title race next season

Jul 2nd 2020, 8:34 AM 10,233 Views 29 Comments

Tonight’s result at the Etihad Stadium won’t matter as a marker for next season, says the Liverpool boss.

Liverpool can stay on top without major signings, says Klopp
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Liverpool can stay on top without major signings, says Klopp

Jul 1st 2020, 12:49 AM 5,745 Views 24 Comments

The Reds were last week crowned English champions for the first time in 30 years with a record seven games to go.

No regrets for Ireland's outgoing Arsenal star
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No regrets for Ireland's outgoing Arsenal star

Jun 14th 2020, 5:08 PM 23,664 Views 2 Comments

Louise Quinn on leaving the Gunners and her search for a new club.

Toddler to teen: 9 design tricks to future-proof your child's bedroom for a space that lasts
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Toddler to teen: 9 design tricks to future-proof your child's bedroom for a space that lasts

May 18th 2020, 5:04 PM 11,678 Views 4 Comments

From the storage to the bedding, some forward planning can save you time and money later.

Padraig Harrington hopes Ryder Cup goes ahead as Luke Donald named vice-captain
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Padraig Harrington hopes Ryder Cup goes ahead as Luke Donald named vice-captain

May 5th 2020, 9:43 PM 3,374 Views 0 Comments

The biennial event between Europe and the United States is scheduled to take place from 25-27 September.

Neutral venues required to complete Premier League season
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Neutral venues required to complete Premier League season

May 1st 2020, 9:58 PM 7,071 Views 7 Comments

Clubs were presented with Project Restart plans on Friday.

Could this be Stephen Kenny's Ireland XI to face Slovakia?
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Could this be Stephen Kenny's Ireland XI to face Slovakia?

Apr 7th 2020, 6:31 PM 15,646 Views 22 Comments

The incoming manager will have some tricky decisions to make in the coming months.

AFL chief insists all 18 clubs will survive as Covid-19 causes financial crisis
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AFL chief insists all 18 clubs will survive as Covid-19 causes financial crisis

Mar 31st 2020, 11:59 AM 2,558 Views 0 Comments

Several Irish players have been impacted by the massive pay cuts.

Premier League and other English clubs prepared to make difficult decisions over coronavirus
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Premier League and other English clubs prepared to make difficult decisions over coronavirus

Mar 27th 2020, 6:05 PM 6,510 Views 16 Comments

Uefa previously said they were committed to ending the season by 30 June.

Olympic Federation of Ireland considering whether athletes should suspend Tokyo 2020 training
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Olympic Federation of Ireland considering whether athletes should suspend Tokyo 2020 training

Mar 23rd 2020, 5:16 PM 1,810 Views 1 Comment

They also believe the Olympics is ‘likely to be postponed’.

Coronavirus: Uefa and clubs commit to ending season by 30 June
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Coronavirus: Uefa and clubs commit to ending season by 30 June

Mar 17th 2020, 7:05 PM 9,371 Views 9 Comments

Earlier on Tuesday, it was announced Euro 2020 would be postponed by 12 months.

Solskjaer hints at Man United stay for Ighalo
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Solskjaer hints at Man United stay for Ighalo

Mar 13th 2020, 12:58 PM 7,187 Views 5 Comments

The Nigerian striker joined the Red Devils in January on an initial loan agreement, but he is playing his way into contention for a permanent transfer.

'We've just sorted out the province and it's time to knuckle down again' - Kerry's All-Ireland aim
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'We've just sorted out the province and it's time to knuckle down again' - Kerry's All-Ireland aim

Mar 5th 2020, 6:25 PM 6,678 Views 0 Comments

Kerry U20 boss John Sugrue on the challenges ahead after last night’s Munster final win.

Women's National League expands to 9 teams for 2020 season
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Women's National League expands to 9 teams for 2020 season

Feb 18th 2020, 1:10 PM 2,717 Views 0 Comments

Treaty United, Bohemian FC and Athlone Town AFC are all competing for the first time.