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Check out these images of 19th century Ireland
# Memory Lane
# Memory Lane

Check out these images of 19th century Ireland

Jan 17th 2016, 6:00 PM 34,490 Views 28 Comments

The US Library of Congress has a very impressive archive.

'When granny left the mountain about 24 years ago, the mountain died too'
# Ireland's Past
# Ireland's Past

'When granny left the mountain about 24 years ago, the mountain died too'

Dec 28th 2015, 6:10 AM 44,011 Views 26 Comments

Explore the latest work of photographer Donal Moloney.

How much do you really know about these classic Christmas toys?
# Memory Lane
# Memory Lane

How much do you really know about these classic Christmas toys?

Dec 25th 2015, 4:00 PM 22,830 Views 5 Comments

You wanted to take a trip down memory lane anyway, didn’t you?

How well do you know your 80s footballers?
# Quiz
From The42
# Quiz

How well do you know your 80s footballers?

Oct 17th 2015, 9:30 PM 43,498 Views 34 Comments

They were the days of big hair and short shorts.

Hanover 1994: the day Ireland went to Germany and won
# Inspiration
From The42
# Inspiration

Hanover 1994: the day Ireland went to Germany and won

Oct 7th 2015, 9:45 PM 11,064 Views 6 Comments

Goals from Tony Cascarino and Gary Kelly gave Jack Charlton’s side a memorable victory ahead of the World Cup.

Ireland v Italy: 3 times the sides have memorably clashed
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Ireland v Italy: 3 times the sides have memorably clashed

Oct 1st 2015, 12:37 PM 6,122 Views 9 Comments

This is the 25th meeting between the sides – and there have been a few classics.

Can you guess the year these Fifa games were released by their covers?
# Nostalgia
From The42
# Nostalgia

Can you guess the year these Fifa games were released by their covers?

Sep 24th 2015, 5:34 PM 17,802 Views 16 Comments

Fifa 16 is officially out today so we’re taking a trip down memory lane.

The lineups from the last time Man United faced Ipswich are well worth a look
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

The lineups from the last time Man United faced Ipswich are well worth a look

Sep 23rd 2015, 5:25 PM 13,365 Views 7 Comments

The sides clash in the League Cup tonight – for the first time in thirteen and a half years.

'At scrum time, God it was punishing stuff': Keith Wood looks back on a run-in with Romania
# Captain Fantastic
From The42
# Captain Fantastic

'At scrum time, God it was punishing stuff': Keith Wood looks back on a run-in with Romania

Sep 21st 2015, 8:20 AM 7,294 Views 7 Comments

The legendary hooker scored the last time we faced Romania in a World Cup, but it wasn’t easy going.

Gary Halpin's one finger salute and Bordeaux bedlam - Ireland's opening RWC games
# Opening Night
From The42
# Opening Night

Gary Halpin's one finger salute and Bordeaux bedlam - Ireland's opening RWC games

Sep 9th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,802 Views 2 Comments

We’ve usually started with a win.

Man United got a nasty surprise the last time they faced a Belgian side in the Champions League
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Man United got a nasty surprise the last time they faced a Belgian side in the Champions League

Aug 18th 2015, 4:00 PM 7,001 Views 10 Comments

Former Everton and Fulham striker Tomasz Radzinski proved the difference on an October’s night in Brussels.

The 5 best moments from the Premier League's opening days
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

The 5 best moments from the Premier League's opening days

Aug 6th 2015, 3:13 PM 6,421 Views 0 Comments

From Brian Deane to Gustavo Poyet via the magic of Fabrizio Ravanelli.

15 moments we haven't forgotten from Clare and Cork's classic 2013 All-Ireland finals
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

15 moments we haven't forgotten from Clare and Cork's classic 2013 All-Ireland finals

Jul 11th 2015, 9:00 AM 9,503 Views 9 Comments

With apologies to readers from Cork, we could watch these games over and over again.

Dublin's newest sports and games bar is hosting an Italia 90 party you won't want to miss From The42

Dublin's newest sports and games bar is hosting an Italia 90 party you won't want to miss

Jun 21st 2015, 6:00 PM 7,150 Views 2 Comments

The Back Page in Phibsborough is offering an action-packed day to remember Jackie’s Army, Roger Milla, Rene Higuita and more.

Aston Villa's hero in their last FA Cup win against the Busby Babes was also the villain
# A Long Time To Wait
From The42
# A Long Time To Wait

Aston Villa's hero in their last FA Cup win against the Busby Babes was also the villain

May 30th 2015, 7:00 AM 2,372 Views 0 Comments

Down native Peter McParland cleaned out Manchester United’s goalkeeper with a heavy shoulder charge before scoring two goals in the 1957 final.

Where are they now? The Liverpool team that won the 2005 Champions League
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Where are they now? The Liverpool team that won the 2005 Champions League

May 25th 2015, 8:42 PM 18,529 Views 12 Comments

It’s 10 years to the day since that incredible night in Istanbul – but what have the players been doing since?

On his birthday, we've ranked Eric Cantona's best goals - do you agree?
# Genius
From The42
# Genius

On his birthday, we've ranked Eric Cantona's best goals - do you agree?

May 24th 2015, 1:31 PM 4,953 Views 3 Comments

The King turns 49 today.

Danny Barnes and 4 more of the best Pro12 semi-finals
# Last Ditch
From The42
# Last Ditch

Danny Barnes and 4 more of the best Pro12 semi-finals

May 20th 2015, 8:05 PM 5,368 Views 2 Comments

The play-off stage of the league has lived in the shadow of European finals, until now.

How many of these names do you remember from United v Chelsea in 2005?
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

How many of these names do you remember from United v Chelsea in 2005?

Apr 18th 2015, 8:30 AM 7,738 Views 5 Comments

Jose Mourinho claimed a Premier League title at the first time of asking & easily swept the opposition away.

A brief history of Leinster's European rivalry with Bath
# Lucky 7
From The42
# Lucky 7

A brief history of Leinster's European rivalry with Bath

Mar 31st 2015, 1:55 PM 5,931 Views 6 Comments

Or maybe it’s been too one-sided to call a rivalry.

It's 10 years since Roy Carroll's gaffe against Spurs but where are the players now?
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

It's 10 years since Roy Carroll's gaffe against Spurs but where are the players now?

Mar 15th 2015, 2:42 PM 14,860 Views 5 Comments

There were a few less-than memorable names in both squads on that fateful evening.

Here are some of the moments that helped shape YouTube
# Memory Lane
# Memory Lane

Here are some of the moments that helped shape YouTube

Feb 15th 2015, 5:00 PM 21,759 Views 29 Comments

Time to relive those memories.

Peter Schmeichel and Oliver Kahn meet up to relive the 1999 Champions League final
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Peter Schmeichel and Oliver Kahn meet up to relive the 1999 Champions League final

Jan 19th 2015, 7:40 PM 5,992 Views 5 Comments

‘I think you should have called for that,’ the Dane says to his former rival.

Flashback: Massimo Taibi's gaffe against Southampton
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Flashback: Massimo Taibi's gaffe against Southampton

Jan 11th 2015, 3:30 PM 6,810 Views 3 Comments

‘The Blind Venetian’ endured a short but memorable stint as Manchester United’s goalkeeper.

Niall Quinn gave a brilliant, heartfelt speech about ex-Ireland teammate Alan McLoughlin last night
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Niall Quinn gave a brilliant, heartfelt speech about ex-Ireland teammate Alan McLoughlin last night

Nov 13th 2014, 7:15 AM 9,117 Views 2 Comments

“Whatever about the book, I want to commend Alan for breaking taboos and barriers down in an instant.”

Pienaar, penalties and late poaches: Munster's history with Saracens
# Round Six
From The42
# Round Six

Pienaar, penalties and late poaches: Munster's history with Saracens

Oct 23rd 2014, 3:13 PM 5,686 Views 3 Comments

Can the southern province get back to winning ways against the Premiership side?

Remember what happened the last time Liverpool played Real Madrid?
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Remember what happened the last time Liverpool played Real Madrid?

Oct 22nd 2014, 3:42 PM 4,105 Views 12 Comments

The Reds were 4-0 winners thanks to goals from Fernando Torres, Steven Gerrard and Andrea Dossena.

Leinster coach looking forward to Galway return 19 years after Wallaby visit
# Happy Hunting Ground
From The42
# Happy Hunting Ground

Leinster coach looking forward to Galway return 19 years after Wallaby visit

Sep 16th 2014, 7:15 AM 4,618 Views 1 Comment

Marco Caputo won at the Sportsground with the Wallabies and is now planning Leinster’s assault this Friday.

'I don't remember the FAI saying we should give them a replay' - 5 other times Ireland met Georgia
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

'I don't remember the FAI saying we should give them a replay' - 5 other times Ireland met Georgia

Sep 7th 2014, 8:05 AM 6,904 Views 7 Comments

The Boys in Green meet their opponents for the sixth time later today.

Listening to Beethoven and Eminem can give people the same emotions
# Neuroscience
# Neuroscience

Listening to Beethoven and Eminem can give people the same emotions

Aug 30th 2014, 5:00 PM 6,342 Views 10 Comments

Why your favourite song takes you down memory lane

The cult Premier League teams we loved: Norwich City 1992/93
# Canary Yellow
From The42
# Canary Yellow

The cult Premier League teams we loved: Norwich City 1992/93

Aug 11th 2014, 6:50 PM 9,883 Views 8 Comments

With Mark Robins through the middle ably supported by Ruel Fox and Chris Sutton, the team enjoyed one superb season in the sun.

The cult Premier League teams we loved: Nottingham Forest 1994/95
# Deep Into The Forest
From The42
# Deep Into The Forest

The cult Premier League teams we loved: Nottingham Forest 1994/95

Aug 7th 2014, 6:30 PM 12,006 Views 19 Comments

Stan Collymore and Bryan Roy were the box-office hits but this was an all-round impressive side.

Flashback: Letchkov heads Bulgaria to the 1994 World Cup semi-finals
# The Bald Eagle
From The42
# The Bald Eagle

Flashback: Letchkov heads Bulgaria to the 1994 World Cup semi-finals

Jul 10th 2014, 2:32 PM 4,522 Views 4 Comments

One of the biggest shocks in the tournament’s history had an unlikely hero at its core.

Is the stage set for another Amarildo to emerge for Brazil?
# Super Sub
From The42
# Super Sub

Is the stage set for another Amarildo to emerge for Brazil?

Jul 5th 2014, 2:53 PM 4,460 Views 4 Comments

When Pele was injured during the 1962 World Cup, his replacement stepped up to the plate and delivered.

Au Revoir Eamon: Gilmore through the years
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# Memory Lane

Au Revoir Eamon: Gilmore through the years

Jul 4th 2014, 3:00 PM 9,008 Views 30 Comments

On his last day in the job, we take a look back at the outgoing Labour leader through the years.

'You can't be chasing shadows': Eoin Hand remembers when Ireland faced Brazil - in Brazil
# Memory Lane
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# Memory Lane

'You can't be chasing shadows': Eoin Hand remembers when Ireland faced Brazil - in Brazil

Jun 12th 2014, 7:20 PM 5,310 Views 11 Comments

The former manager remembers the 1982 trip, and gives his view on the European teams’ chances this summer.

How to erase a memory - and restore it
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# Memory Lane

How to erase a memory - and restore it

Jun 7th 2014, 8:32 PM 19,876 Views 42 Comments

The research from the University of California at San Diego could impact on Alzheimer’s research.

Bebeto's baby, Houghton takes a tumble and the best ever World Cup goal celebrations
# GIMME YOUR BEST MOVES
From The42
# GIMME YOUR BEST MOVES

Bebeto's baby, Houghton takes a tumble and the best ever World Cup goal celebrations

Jun 4th 2014, 1:00 PM 4,369 Views 7 Comments

If you do get to join the elite group of players to have scored at a finals, you might as well make the most of it!

It's the anniversaries of two of the greatest injury-time goals in football history
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From The42
# Memory Lane

It's the anniversaries of two of the greatest injury-time goals in football history

May 26th 2014, 10:15 PM 7,994 Views 13 Comments

Michael Thomas won the title for Arsenal at Anfield 25 years ago while it’s 15 years since Man United’s smash-and-grab Champions League triumph.

15 years on: Remembering Ireland's play-off heartbreak against Turkey
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

15 years on: Remembering Ireland's play-off heartbreak against Turkey

May 25th 2014, 3:17 PM 6,832 Views 2 Comments

An away goal ended hopes of qualification to Euro 2000 for the Boys in Green.