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#Looking Forward

# looking-forward - Monday 3 October, 2022

‘I am as excited about this role now as I have ever been’
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‘I am as excited about this role now as I have ever been’

Mon 7:45 AM 10,073 Views 2 Comments

Leo Cullen remains focused on building on Leinster’s recent success.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

McIlroy confident about finding solutions after 'ugly year' for men's professional golf
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McIlroy confident about finding solutions after 'ugly year' for men's professional golf

Sep 28th 2022, 7:06 PM 3,221 Views 0 Comments

The Saudi-backed LIV has caused turmoil in the sport since its June debut.

# looking-forward - Saturday 27 August, 2022

Ireland 'didn't fire any shots' in second Test but excited about the future after historic tour
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Ireland 'didn't fire any shots' in second Test but excited about the future after historic tour

Aug 27th 2022, 3:20 PM 5,756 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s first summer tour in Japan ended in a draw after the hosts rallied to win the second Test.

# looking-forward - Saturday 9 April, 2022

'I lost power in my right hand' - From concussion nightmare to Donegal's charge for league glory
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'I lost power in my right hand' - From concussion nightmare to Donegal's charge for league glory

Apr 9th 2022, 8:30 AM 2,008 Views 0 Comments

Donegal goalkeeper Roisín McCafferty recalls her concussion battle ahead of Donegal’s clash with Meath in the Division 1 final.

# looking-forward - Friday 4 March, 2022

'I think I’ve picked up where I left off' - McCloskey optimistic after three hamstring tears
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'I think I’ve picked up where I left off' - McCloskey optimistic after three hamstring tears

Mar 4th 2022, 8:16 AM 4,937 Views 1 Comment

The Ulster star is hoping for a clear run at the rest of the season after injury setbacks.

# looking-forward - Monday 13 December, 2021

English football 'could still be long way off' openly gay male player - West Ham's Evans
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English football 'could still be long way off' openly gay male player - West Ham's Evans

Dec 13th 2021, 7:53 PM 6,841 Views 0 Comments

There are no male players across the country’s top four divisions who are publicly gay.

# looking-forward - Friday 12 November, 2021

'Always positive' - Aguero allays retirement fears as heart treatment continues
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'Always positive' - Aguero allays retirement fears as heart treatment continues

Nov 12th 2021, 3:54 PM 2,878 Views 0 Comments

The Barcelona striker has been told to rest for three months after suffering chest pains during a game.

# looking-forward - Sunday 12 September, 2021

'The great teams have done it back-to-back' - Galway boss lays out goal for All-Ireland winners
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'The great teams have done it back-to-back' - Galway boss lays out goal for All-Ireland winners

Sep 12th 2021, 9:02 PM 5,829 Views 2 Comments

Cathal Murray says his side are capable of achieving even more after their latest triumph.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

'Paris could definitely be on the cards' - Lambe open to Olympic return in 2024
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'Paris could definitely be on the cards' - Lambe open to Olympic return in 2024

Sep 8th 2021, 7:00 AM 4,979 Views 0 Comments

Winning bronze in Tokyo has fuelled a desire to go back for more.

# looking-forward - Monday 16 August, 2021

Sheedy rubbishes talk of Tipp in 'decline' and not ruling out return to inter-county management
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Sheedy rubbishes talk of Tipp in 'decline' and not ruling out return to inter-county management

Aug 16th 2021, 10:26 PM 21,548 Views 15 Comments

The Tipperary manager announced his decision to step down today.

# looking-forward - Monday 9 August, 2021

2021/22 season promises to be action-packed for Irish rugby
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# Big Year

2021/22 season promises to be action-packed for Irish rugby

Aug 9th 2021, 4:04 PM 17,522 Views 19 Comments

Ireland will play the All Blacks four times next season.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Van Dijk rules himself out of Euros to focus on being fit for Liverpool's pre-season
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Van Dijk rules himself out of Euros to focus on being fit for Liverpool's pre-season

May 12th 2021, 12:01 PM 6,142 Views 7 Comments

The centre-back has been out for the last seven months following a knee injury.

# looking-forward - Monday 25 January, 2021

All-Star midfielder and Carnacon great open to Mayo return under new management
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# Clean Slate

All-Star midfielder and Carnacon great open to Mayo return under new management

Jan 25th 2021, 11:04 AM 9,296 Views 0 Comments

Fiona McHale has been absent from the set-up since 2018.

# looking-forward - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Paul Reid: 'I'm certain we'll get back to hugging friends and not wearing masks'
# Hope
# Hope

Paul Reid: 'I'm certain we'll get back to hugging friends and not wearing masks'

Dec 19th 2020, 10:30 AM 22,821 Views 33 Comments

In an interview with TheJournal.ie, the HSE’s CEO said the pandemic highlighted a number of health policy shifts that are needed.

# looking-forward - Thursday 12 November, 2020

England boss Southgate admits dementia concerns 'having headed a lot of footballs'
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England boss Southgate admits dementia concerns 'having headed a lot of footballs'

Nov 12th 2020, 8:04 AM 8,002 Views 5 Comments

The 50-year-old was speaking after Sir Bobby Charlton was recently diagnosed with dementia.

# looking-forward - Monday 17 August, 2020

'I trust in myself,' says under-fire De Gea as United goalkeeper looks to next season
# Fresh Start
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# Fresh Start

'I trust in myself,' says under-fire De Gea as United goalkeeper looks to next season

Aug 17th 2020, 7:23 PM 5,484 Views 3 Comments

‘Let’s keep improving, let’s keep fighting for this club and let’s try to win trophies next season.’

# looking-forward - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

'I'm not afraid to say that I want to go on a Lions tour and that's my ambition'
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'I'm not afraid to say that I want to go on a Lions tour and that's my ambition'

Jul 29th 2020, 5:00 PM 31,483 Views 26 Comments

Andrew Conway is feeling refreshed after lockdown and wants to continue his growth as a player.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Tipp boss Sheedy: GAA championship behind closed doors 'would give the nation a lift'
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Tipp boss Sheedy: GAA championship behind closed doors 'would give the nation a lift'

May 13th 2020, 4:50 PM 15,998 Views 42 Comments

The two-time All-Ireland winning boss also believes it’s time to consider re-opening club grounds.

# looking-forward - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

French Open rescheduled, Roland-Garros officials confirm
# Another Postponement
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# Another Postponement

French Open rescheduled, Roland-Garros officials confirm

Mar 17th 2020, 4:50 PM 11,159 Views 1 Comment

The French Open was due to start in May but the Grand Slam will now take place in September due to coronavirus.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

'Two seasons' in 2020, learning from past hurt and welcoming back 'massive leaders' for championship
# Donegal Development
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# Donegal Development

'Two seasons' in 2020, learning from past hurt and welcoming back 'massive leaders' for championship

Feb 5th 2020, 6:40 PM 3,228 Views 0 Comments

Donegal defender Emer Gallagher believes the ‘hurt’ of 2019 will stand to the three-in-a-row Ulster champions this year.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Jacob Stockdale determined not to be defined by a poor World Cup
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Jacob Stockdale determined not to be defined by a poor World Cup

Jan 29th 2020, 6:30 AM 5,332 Views 10 Comments

The 23-year-old is excited to link with Jordan Larmour and Andrew Conway in Ireland’s back three.

# looking-forward - Saturday 30 November, 2019

'I fully expect Dublin to play better next year' - Brolly on life after Gavin
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'I fully expect Dublin to play better next year' - Brolly on life after Gavin

Nov 30th 2019, 9:12 PM 28,475 Views 21 Comments

The Round Towers clubman stepped down as manager today.

# looking-forward - Saturday 2 November, 2019

'It is difficult to come off the high of the World Cup. It’s something you don’t address'
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'It is difficult to come off the high of the World Cup. It’s something you don’t address'

Nov 2nd 2019, 12:00 PM 21,519 Views 12 Comments

The Ireland women’s hockey team are chasing Olympic qualification after facing challenging times in recent months.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

'We had a few drinks but it was put to bed after that' - Galway look to All-Ireland final after dethroning Cork
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'We had a few drinks but it was put to bed after that' - Galway look to All-Ireland final after dethroning Cork

Aug 21st 2019, 6:32 PM 6,310 Views 1 Comment

The Tribeswomen halted the Munster side’s drive for three-in-a-row at the weekend.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

After 'freak accident' in 2015, TOD targets spot in Schmidt's World Cup plan
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After 'freak accident' in 2015, TOD targets spot in Schmidt's World Cup plan

Aug 7th 2019, 7:00 AM 15,005 Views 26 Comments

The 32-year-old Munster man was injured in a warm-up game four years ago.

# looking-forward - Thursday 1 August, 2019

'The worst months of my life' - Former world number one opens up about tennis struggles
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'The worst months of my life' - Former world number one opens up about tennis struggles

Aug 1st 2019, 11:15 AM 9,180 Views 4 Comments

Naomi Osaka says she hasn’t had much fun playing the sport since her Australian Open triumph.

# looking-forward - Monday 27 May, 2019

'Stade Français' owner says he's willing to invest €100m of his money in five years'
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'Stade Français' owner says he's willing to invest €100m of his money in five years'

May 27th 2019, 6:15 AM 17,609 Views 4 Comments

Leinster’s success continued with the Pro14 trophy on Saturday but they’re already looking forward.

# looking-forward - Monday 6 May, 2019

'I've been very lucky' - Casillas admits football future is uncertain as he leaves hospital
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'I've been very lucky' - Casillas admits football future is uncertain as he leaves hospital

May 6th 2019, 4:08 PM 7,018 Views 3 Comments

The Spanish goalkeeping was training with Porto when he suffered a heart attack.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Allegri says he'll stay on at Juventus despite Champions League quarter-final exit
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Allegri says he'll stay on at Juventus despite Champions League quarter-final exit

Apr 17th 2019, 11:00 AM 3,484 Views 3 Comments

The Italians were bundled out of Europe by Ajax last night.

# looking-forward - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Beirne puts hand up as Ireland look to reinforcements for France clash
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# Boosts

Beirne puts hand up as Ireland look to reinforcements for France clash

Feb 26th 2019, 3:00 PM 26,948 Views 55 Comments

James Ryan, Cian Healy and captain Rory Best will all be back in the mix.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

'Whatever game is in front of us we have to go out and win - no matter what'
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'Whatever game is in front of us we have to go out and win - no matter what'

Jan 16th 2019, 5:13 PM 4,674 Views 3 Comments

Galway forward Shane Walsh reflects on Galway’s 2018 campaign and looks ahead to the new season.

# looking-forward - Sunday 13 January, 2019

'My phone would not stop lighting up. People reached out that were going through an extremely difficult time'
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'My phone would not stop lighting up. People reached out that were going through an extremely difficult time'

Jan 13th 2019, 8:00 AM 32,650 Views 2 Comments

Dublin footballer Shane Carthy wrote a moving blog post about his experience with depression before Christmas.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

European weekend provides final audition for Schmidt's November squad
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# Selection

European weekend provides final audition for Schmidt's November squad

Updated Oct 17th 2018, 9:49 PM 22,786 Views 39 Comments

The Ireland head coach is due to name his squad next week.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

'We’re not getting too down on ourselves this early in the season'
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'We’re not getting too down on ourselves this early in the season'

Sep 26th 2018, 6:30 AM 8,391 Views 10 Comments

Rory Scannell says Munster can’t look past Ulster this weekend as they look to steady the ship.

# looking-forward - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Contact skills, Crusaders clips, five stars - Leinster look to get even better
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Contact skills, Crusaders clips, five stars - Leinster look to get even better

Aug 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 7,518 Views 7 Comments

Number eight Jack Conan explains how Leinster’s coaches are working to improve again.

# looking-forward - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Mayo boss: 'The group will dust themselves down over the winter and look to re-energise'
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Mayo boss: 'The group will dust themselves down over the winter and look to re-energise'

Jul 1st 2018, 6:20 PM 9,626 Views 29 Comments

Stephen Rochford didn’t believe the choice of venue was a factor in his side’s 2018 exit last night.

# looking-forward - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Ireland set for fixture bonanza including marquee Tests against top-tier nations
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Ireland set for fixture bonanza including marquee Tests against top-tier nations

May 16th 2018, 6:30 AM 7,992 Views 4 Comments

Warren Deutrom says Ireland will play up to 65 games over the next five years.

# looking-forward - Monday 2 April, 2018

Munster set off for South Africa with a Champions Cup semi-final to come
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# Tour

Munster set off for South Africa with a Champions Cup semi-final to come

Apr 2nd 2018, 7:00 AM 11,521 Views 10 Comments

The belief in Munster’s squad has been greatly boosted by their win over Toulon at Thomond Park.

# looking-forward - Monday 25 December, 2017

'We always look at people with disabilities and think about what they can't do'
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# Goldsmyth

'We always look at people with disabilities and think about what they can't do'

Dec 25th 2017, 11:59 AM 6,539 Views 11 Comments

Jason Smyth on embracing challenges and change as he enters the twilight of his career.

# looking-forward - Monday 20 March, 2017

June tour of USA and Japan looms into view for Schmidt after Six Nations
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June tour of USA and Japan looms into view for Schmidt after Six Nations

Mar 20th 2017, 6:00 AM 9,941 Views 14 Comments

There may be chances for more new caps when Ireland head on tour this summer.

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