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#Nearly Men

# nearly-men - Monday 15 February, 2021

Ireland used to win these tight games - they've gone backwards since 2018
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Ireland used to win these tight games - they've gone backwards since 2018

Feb 15th 2021, 6:45 AM 29,307 Views 72 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s methods worked – Ireland need to re-introduce them.

# nearly-men - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Saints bow out of Europe after narrow defeat to Dinamo Minsk
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Saints bow out of Europe after narrow defeat to Dinamo Minsk

Jul 21st 2016, 9:50 PM 17,764 Views 20 Comments

St Patrick’s Athletic lost out 2-1 on aggregate to their Belarusian opponents in Inchicore tonight.

# nearly-men - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Shamrock Rovers hit the woodwork 3 times but go out of Indian cup to Brazilian outfit
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Shamrock Rovers hit the woodwork 3 times but go out of Indian cup to Brazilian outfit

Feb 18th 2016, 3:56 PM 5,787 Views 3 Comments

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division club lost 1-0 to Atletico Paranaense in the Sait Nagjee tournament.

# nearly-men - Sunday 17 January, 2016

After going 31-0 down, the Seahawks nearly pulled off one of the great comebacks
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After going 31-0 down, the Seahawks nearly pulled off one of the great comebacks

Jan 17th 2016, 10:05 PM 8,093 Views 3 Comments

Too little too late for Seahawks as Panthers survive second-half onslaught.

# nearly-men - Thursday 5 November, 2015

5 players who were unlucky to miss out on a hurling Allstar this year
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5 players who were unlucky to miss out on a hurling Allstar this year

Nov 5th 2015, 1:14 PM 13,746 Views 13 Comments

These men were right in the mix after excellent seasons.

# nearly-men - Monday 4 May, 2015

Ger Loughnane writes off Tipperary's chances of winning championship silverware
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Ger Loughnane writes off Tipperary's chances of winning championship silverware

May 4th 2015, 4:29 PM 10,959 Views 13 Comments

Banner County legend Loughnane dismisses Premier County’s Munster and All-Ireland championship credentials

# nearly-men - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Opinion: Ireland call-ups and lack of signings to hobble Ulster's title ambitions
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Opinion: Ireland call-ups and lack of signings to hobble Ulster's title ambitions

Aug 13th 2013, 4:41 PM 3,493 Views 6 Comments

The province’s emergence as league and Heineken Cup contenders will stretch Mark Anscombe’s squad this season.

# nearly-men - Monday 28 May, 2012

Opinion: Leinster can overcome double blow to land three in a row
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Opinion: Leinster can overcome double blow to land three in a row

May 28th 2012, 2:35 PM 484 Views 0 Comments

The lads at Whiff of Cordite have called on Leinster to lift their chins and focus on a season that was a missed conversion from glory.

# nearly-men - Friday 17 June, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: the best of the nearly men
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The Magnificent Seven: the best of the nearly men

Jun 17th 2011, 10:54 AM 396 Views 0 Comments

Waterford are back in the Munster Hurling Final again, which for some reason got us thinking about seven of the best teams and individuals to never win their respective “big one.”