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# Looking Back

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'This is a goal that probably changes the history of Irish football'
The latest episode of ‘Rise of Kenny’ looks at the manager’s unforgettable stint at Dundalk and a famous win over BATE.
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I needed Jose Mourinho’s help to escape Tottenham ‘torture’, reveals Luka Modric
The Croatian midfielder was desperate to leave Spurs for Real Madrid in 2011.
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'As soon as I made that choice for America, my ambition to wear the Irish shirt was taken off me'
Linda Greene on going to America at 17 and falling out of favour at international level.
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Dylan Hartley: ‘I’d had enough of being governed by Eddie Jones’
The former England captain has recalled the brutal way he was told he would not be going to the World Cup.
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Quiz: How well do you recall the 2012-13 Premier League season?
How much do you remember about Alex Ferguson’s final year in charge of Man United?
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'Stephen Kenny was always available to call into an 80th-birthday party... Down-to-earth things like that'
In Episode 5 of Rise of Kenny, Kevin Brannigan chats to Arthur Duffy about the Irish manager’s second coming at Derry.
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'As time goes by, a lot of Dunfermline fans are thinking: "We should have given him more time'"
In Episode 4 of Rise of Kenny, Kevin Brannigan chats to Tam McManus about Stephen Kenny’s spell in Scotland.
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Best moment? Worst signing? Our writers review the 2019-20 Premier League season
The42′s reporters have their say on a campaign that saw Liverpool win their first league title in 30 years.
# Preview
The story of the bitter civil war that divided Irish cycling and impacted the 1972 Olympics
‘Green and Gold,’ which is produced by David Coughlan and Donal O’Herlihy, will be broadcast on RTÉ Radio 1 this Saturday at 1pm.
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‘I put the phone down three times’: Crazy Gang at Wimbledon, Big Jack and Phelan's Ireland break
The ex-Premier League defender remembers the Charlton era and pays tribute to an Irish icon.
# the tube
Hirings, firings and boardroom rows: The rise and fall of Ireland's version of The Apprentice
We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.
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'When I found rugby, I found my self-esteem, my sense of worth'
Former Connacht head coach Pat Lam is this week’s guest on the How To Win At Dominoes podcast.
# Looking Back
'Now let's go live to the Mullingar one-legged race': Whatever happened to the RTÉ People in Need Telethon?
We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarrre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.
# Sacrifice
'It was a tough time trying to decide: Do I give up my work for the love of representing my country?'
Ex-Ireland international Dolores Deasley on the various highs and lows of her career, and her new life coaching in America.
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'We lost because we were so dazzled by the wonder of their kit that we couldn’t possibly concentrate'
In an extract from his book ‘Boy Wonder,’ Dave Hannigan recalls some of his sport-related childhood memories.
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'I needed a f****** nuclear meltdown, and I got it' - Armstrong remains defiant in ESPN documentary
The first of the two-part documentary will be available on ESPN Player from 25 May.
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5 big picture takeaways from the 2013 All-Ireland Final between Dublin and Mayo
The clash was featured on TG4′s All-Ireland Gold series today.
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Rory McIlroy 'probably wouldn't' golf again with Trump
The 31-year-old star has not been impressed with the US President’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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'The rush home after school to read Ceefax pages 302–312... This was my generation’s internet'
In an extract from his book, Daniel Geey looks at how football has changed dramatically over the years.
# Nostalgia
Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1999-2000 season?
Looking back on when Man United won the league by 18 points and Roy Keane was named Player of the Year.
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'The FA have a lot to answer for. It was very naive of them to say that women couldn't play football'
It’s 50 years since a seminal match took place between Dundalk Ladies and Manchester Corinthians.
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'The club's view is that you shouldn't sign him at all' - Roy Keane's bumpy road to stardom
League of Ireland legend and former Cobh Ramblers boss Alfie Hale recounts the ex-Man United player’s early days, 30 years on from his move to English football.
'I raced the entire year with that broken foot, and had no surgery until after the season'
In an extract from his book, Formula One legend Nigel Mansell recalls winning the World Championship.
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Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland at the Olympics through the years?
Let’s test your knowledge on Team Ireland at the summer Games.
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When a 20-year-old kid from Tallaght joined 'one of the best teams in the world'
As part of our year 2000 week, we look back on Robbie Keane’s ill-fated move to Inter Milan.
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Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1997-98 season?
Recalling the campaign where Arsenal won the double.
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5 big picture takeaways from Galway's 2017 All-Ireland hurling win over Waterford
The Tribesmen ended a 29-year-wait to lift the Liam MacCarthy Cup that day.
# Down memory lane
'It’s nice to see your son or daughter receive an All-Ireland cup in Croke Park. That was very special for him'
Former Kerry ladies captain Eileen Lawlor (Dardis) is the holder of 10 All-Ireland senior medals and a member of the Kingdom nine-in-a-row winning team.
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Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1995-96 season?
Test your memory of the campaign where Man United got the better of Newcastle in a thrilling title race.
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5 big picture takeaways from Donegal's 2012 All-Ireland football final win over Mayo
Jim McGuinness’s finest hour arrived eight years ago.
# super sars
'To go to the very top with your club, nothing tops it' - through the years with Galway's Hopper McGrath
The Galway and Sarsfields great recently steered his beloved club – and his four daughters – to a first All-Ireland senior camogie title, having done it all as a player himself.
# throwback
Quiz: How well do you remember ladies football and camogie from through the 2000s?
A trip down memory lane as we test your knowledge.
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'I kind of wish I'd appreciated it more in the moment'
In part four of our series, Olive Loughnane discusses life after the Olympics.
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'That's the great thing about this Irish team, it's about an island performing'
As he reflects on his career, Rory Best takes pride from squeezing every drop out of the potential he had.
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'I'm acutely aware of the danger': When Ireland entered crisis mode for Foot and Mouth disease in 2001
19 years ago it was livestock and farmers’ livelihoods at stake.
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'I tried to buy a gun' - Rugby star Danny Cipriani on his severe depression
He posted on Instagram just days after the death of his ex-girlfriend Caroline Flack.
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Quiz: How close were you paying attention to the general election campaign?
It must be still fresh in your head, mustn’t it?
# black mamba
Kobe Bryant's relentless spirit inspired fans and players alike through his illustrious career
The basketball icon and his daughter, Gianna, were among nine killed in a helicopter crash yesterday.
# Looking Back
'The senior guys, they didn't like me, they didn't want an Irish guy coming over'
Waterford legend Alfie Hale reflects on his remarkable career in Irish and British football.
# trip through time
'My heart will always want to play and that's the problem' - Reflecting on a rollercoaster 19-season career
Waterford great Michelle Ryan called time on her Déise duty this week – but would love nothing more than to be starting out again.