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15 years on: Remembering Ireland's play-off heartbreak against Turkey
An away goal ended hopes of qualification to Euro 2000 for the Boys in Green.
Memory lane: The top 5 Crucible moments
Ahead of today’s final, we open the Sheffield archive and look at some of the tournament’s best memories
Toulouse v Munster: The previous meetings between giants of European rugby
Despite their separate successful histories, the fixture has only been played four times in the Heineken Cup.
The Boys In Green are heading back to Gelsenkirchen 26 years after Wim Kieft's goal
Ireland will face Germany at the Veltins-Arena next October.
Here’s what you were enjoying on this day 15 years ago
Or 25 years ago, or even 35…
Miley Cyrus' first ever television appearance was actually really cute
Jay Leno took her on a little stroll down memory lane last night.
This airline's new in-flight safety video is a lesson in 80s nostalgia
Watch out for Alf, Teddy Ruxpin, and lots of hairspray.
VIDEO: Relive Maradona's classic goal against England from a new camera angle
If you’ve got one spare minute today, spend it watching this.
If you were a child of the 90s you will love this new ad
Pogs, bum bags, and Tamagotchi, oh my!
Five years on: Remembering the last time the UFC came to Ireland
The biggest event in MMA visited Dublin’s O2 in January 2009.
9 gadgets that seemed incredibly high-tech in the 1990s
Hit me on my beeper.
Here's what you were enjoying on this day 10 years ago
Or 20 years ago, or even 30…
The delicate politics of your childhood shared bedroom
Bored? Here's the Christmas episode of Glenroe from 1995
That theme music. Like nostalgia in a bottle.
No cigar: 7 times Ireland got within a mile of beating the All Blacks
Apart from these, New Zealand has been the land of the long, heavy defeat for Ireland.
ROG’s record and goodbye Lansdowne Road: Ireland’s brief history with Samoa
We’ve faced with Samoa or the Pacific Islands six times since 1988. It’s a game that always brings tries.
5 games which have defined Martin O’Neill’s managerial career so far
A look back his first Old Firm Derby, two league cup triumphs and a European final.
It's 10 years since Ronaldo first scored for United, so here's one of his best goals
Remember this cracker against Porto?
Open thread: What are your Dublin City Marathon memories
We want to know your favourite memories of the 26.2 miles around our capital city.
Minerals, tiny sausages and bouncy castles: surviving an Irish kid's birthday party
Don’t forget to make a wish.
VIDEO: Remember the last time England met Poland in a big World Cup qualifier at Wembley?
Labelled a “clown” by Brian Clough, Jan Tomaszewski was the hero as the Poles had a night to remember.
History lesson: The day Ireland defeated Germany in their own back yard
It is 19 years since the Boys in Green earned a 2-0 win in Hannover.
14 things you'll remember if you went to an all-boys school
Wedgies. Farts. Fights. It’s all there.
What happened the last time an All-Ireland final was on a Saturday?
Kerry and Galway faced off in a football final replay in 2000.
56 years ago: Shamrock Rovers met the Busby Babes in Europe
It was the first time a League of Ireland team featured in the prestigious competition.
8 reasons why going back to school wasn't so bad
Best days of your life…
7 Disney cartoons that you should definitely go back to
These cartoons are forgotten gems. GEMS.
Here's Your Conor McGregor Childhood Pic Of The Day
And look, he’s wearing THAT Man United jersey!
The best things about going to summer camps as a child
Whether it was Samba Soccer or the Kit Kat Tennis Club you signed up for, they were great days.
Open thread: What did you miss during your Junior/Leaving Cert?
We really hate it when sport and state exams clash.
VIDEO: We didn't start the fire, Italia 90 style
A trip down The Memories lane.
20 years ago today some bloke told Alex Ferguson he'd won the title on a golf course
It’s the anniversary of a little piece of Premier League history.
20 years ago today: Steve Bruce’s 96th-minute winner against Sheffield Wednesday
A famous day at Old Trafford saw the United captain score twice during a decisive game in the club’s first title-winning season for 26 years.
Flashback: Barcelona beat PSG in the 1997 Cup Winners' Cup final
The last time tonight’s opponents met in Europe, a fresh-faced Ronaldo scored from the spot to clinch silverware for Bobby Robson’s side.
7 of the best sporting prizes from cereal boxes
They just don’t make them like they used to anymore.
Donegal star McBrearty recalls ‘fantastic’ time at Celtic with McHugh
The Donegal star was close to becoming a professional soccer player before Gaelic football came calling.
Kickmasters, Pogs and Mikasa gloves: Here are 15 things from your sporting childhood
Take a trip down memory lane.
VIDEO: Dunphy and Giles sing 'Que Sera, Sera' on Nighthawks in 1989
Gone are the days when a television programme consisted of a couple of cans and a sing-song.
A modern history of Ireland jerseys in 58 pictures
See the evolution of the green shirt from 1980 to present day.
Here are the 7 moments that have defined Fergie's time as United boss
With his anniversary taking place today, we look at some of the games that consolidated Sir Alex’s legendary status.