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Friday 29 September 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# looking ahead

Last year
Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Belgium?
Stephen Kenny has some tough calls to make.
10 most intriguing storylines ahead of the GAA football league return
We’re set for our first full and uninterrupted league since 2019.
The 20-year-old in line to debut against Man City and every Irish player in the FA Cup this weekend
It’s a busy few days with an abundance of games.
All time
Confirmed: 9 teams will compete in First Division next year
It was recently announced that Cabinteely and Bray Wanderers have merged.
Michael Carrick calls for focus after emotional few days at Man Utd
Carrick will take charge of United against Villarreal.
Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Luxembourg?
Stephen Kenny has a few tough calls to make.
Club Brugge match 'much more important' than Manchester derby
City will be hoping to take a step closer to the knockout stages of the European competition.
Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Azerbaijan?
Stephen Kenny has some tough decisions to make ahead of Saturday’s World Cup qualifier.
'Some people are idiots' - Lowry reveals abuse aimed at him and his wife during the Ryder Cup
The former Open champion says his sole ambition is to make Europe’s team for 2023.
Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Portugal?
Stephen Kenny faces several tough calls ahead of Wednesday’s qualifier.
What county is best placed to challenge this Limerick empire in 2022?
Matching the Treaty on the physicality stakes is a key ingredient for would be contenders.
Top 4? Worst signing? Our writers' 2021-22 Premier League predictions
The English top-flight recommences this evening.
Our future climate depends on lower emissions - how big of a change would bring a real impact?
A major report has set out five possible climate scenarios, including a significant reduction in carbon emissions.
The major climate report released today indicates that it’s not too late to make a difference.
If emissions are reduced, some of the worst effects of the climate crisis can be slowly limited or reversed.
The report outlines five potential future scenarios for the climate - here's what they look like.
'All countries must play their part': Minister says climate report is 'stark reminder' of crisis
Climate report: Scale of changes ‘unprecedented’ - but not too late to slow warming
Ex-Man City and Rangers attacker could start as Bradley plots Shamrock Rovers rescue act
Slovakia international Vladimír Weiss may feature in the crucial Champions League qualifier for Slovan Bratislava.
England fans warned not to boo Italy anthem
Meanwhile, Gareth Southgate has revealed Phil Foden could miss Sunday’s Euro 2020 final.
England favourites if Germany game goes to shootout, claims penalties expert
Author Ben Lyttleton believes the Three Lions are now far better prepared for spot kicks.
Sunshine and lower temperatures forecast for this week but Saturday looks a bit iffy
In a nutshell, it’ll be grand.
Here's what The42 members can look forward to over the coming week
Pat Nevin discussing new book ‘The Accidental Footballer’ is among the highlights.
Gareth Bale 'knows' where future lies but decision will 'cause chaos'
The Wales attacker is due to return to Madrid next term.
The Premier League’s second youngest ever player has no regrets about leaving West Ham
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
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
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
The42′s writers preview the new season.
Rory McIlroy not changing caddie or coach
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
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
The Ireland boss also spoke of plans to introduce ‘mixed-gender’ training.
Poll: Do you think you will go on a 'staycation' this year?
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
The 2012 Footballer of the Year has been named Head of Academy Development for Donegal GAA.
The Irishman aiming to topple Manchester City
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
An early delivery would be sent to GPs and pharmacies to be ready for use when the vaccine approved.
Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
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
GAA, rugby, soccer and plenty more big events are set for the coming days.
Eddie Jones tells England to beware 'cock-a-hoop' Ireland
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
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
Nathan Collins is set to feature in a crucial qualifier against Iceland on Sunday.
Worst signing? Top four? Our writers' Premier League predictions
Can Liverpool retain their title, plus which teams will get relegated?
Celtic, Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers discover opponents for Europa League third qualifying round
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
Alcantara, 29, has long since signalled to the club that he wants to leave.
Ranking the 8 remaining teams in the Champions League
Man City, Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid are among the contenders.
Ireland captain Andrew Balbirnie: England are dangerous animal even without World Cup stars
The Irish side meet Eoin Morgan’s men in the first of three one-day internationals on Thursday at Southampton.