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# fresh faces
Briggs misses out as Ireland name nine uncapped players for November
There are three ‘development players’ included in Adam Griggs’ selection.
# new faces
Schmidt says there's 'absolutely' still scope for a World Cup bolter to emerge
Connacht lock Gavin Thornbury was one of the new faces involved in Ireland camp last week.
# new faces
Gilroy makes several changes ahead of Galway clash
Veteran Keaney and Liam Rushe have made way while there’s a first start of the year for David Treacy.
# new faces
All you need to know about the Blackburn duo who have just received their first Ireland call-ups
Darragh Lenihan and Derrick Williams have been handed a chance to impress by Martin O’Neill.
# new faces
West Ham youngster Declan Rice included in Ireland squad for Turkey friendly
An 30-man panel has been announced ahead of the fixture, which is scheduled for 23 March.
# Hammering
New faces impress as Shamrock Rovers hit Bray for six
Dan Carr and Sean Kavanagh bagged their first goals for the Hoops.
# 10 downing street
Mary Lou McDonald wasn't impressed after meeting Theresa May in London
The new Sinn Féin leader says the British Prime Minister has ‘no plan’.
# new faces
Debuts for duo from 2017 minor team as Clare senior hurlers get set for season opener
Clare face Kerry in Sixmilebridge on Saturday.
# new faces
5 young Irish players that deserve a chance now that the World Cup dream is over
Declan Rice and others who may be given an opportunity to impress in the coming months.
# new faces
Two changes for Clare ahead of first Munster senior hurling final in nine years
The Clare minor side have also rang the changes.
# new faces
Munster confirm signing of South African pair
Chris Cloete and Gerbrandt Grobler are joining the Irish province.
# new faces
Aussie coach joins Connacht backroom team after three years with leading NBA side
David Howard will be the province’s head of athletic performance.
# new faces
McGeeney includes 4 championship debutants in Armagh side to face Down
Blaine Hughes, Paul Hughes Aaron McKay and Oisin O’Neill make the starting 15.
# new faces
Joe Schmidt includes eight uncapped players in squad for Ireland's summer tour
One more name will be added after this weekend’s provincial games.
# new faces
Connacht appoint former Queensland Reds and Edinburgh defence coach
Peter Wilkins will join Kieran Keane, Jimmy Duffy and Nigel Carolan at the province next season.
# new faces
Horgan impresses as four players earn first caps but Ireland suffer defeat to Iceland
The Boys in Green went down 1-0 in Dublin this evening.
# new faces
'We are working on it already' - Klopp promises summer spending
Money will not be a concern for the German when he looks to strengthen his squad for next season.
# new faces
Ireland U20 team named for Six Nations opener with Scotland
Just two previously capped players make the starting XV.
# New Role
Michelle O'Neill named as the new leader of Sinn Féin in Northern Ireland
The Tyrone native said that it is a “challenge” to follow in the footsteps of Martin McGuinness, but one she is “certainly up for”.
# new faces
3 uncapped players for England but some familiar faces return for Six Nations
Mike Williams, Nathan Catt and Alex Lozowski could all make their Test debut this season.
# new faces
10 debutants in Mayo side as they lose out narrowly in early season clash with NUI Galway
Neil Douglas and Danny Kirby hit the goals for Mayo.
# new faces
Galway and Kilkenny All-Ireland winners in Dublin hurling panel for 2017 Walsh Cup opener
Dublin take on Carlow in their first pre-season game tonight in Parnell Park.
# digging depth
Conservatism well and truly cast aside with host of new combinations to face Canada
Joe Schmidt has put 17 of All Black-beaters on ice with the world champions coming for a return leg next week.
# new faces
Analysis: What can Dundalk’s star men bring to the Irish team?
League of Ireland players Andy Boyle and Daryl Horgan have travelled with the side to Austria.
# new faces
Limerick add former dual player and Cork All-Ireland winner to football backroom team
Brian Begley and Paudie Kissane are to be involved under new manager Billy Lee
# Transfers
Here’s who the Top 14 clubs have signed for the 2016/17 season
As always, a handful of big-name Southern Hemisphere stars have joined the French clubs.
# new faces
Here’s who the Pro12 clubs have signed for the 2016/17 season
There will be some excellent new players in the league in the upcoming campaign.
# new faces
Cork hurling duo join county football squad ahead of Longford game
AIdan Walsh and Alan Cadogan have trained with the squad tonight.
# new faces
5 championship debutants in Galway side to face Mayo
Just seven players remain from the team beaten 1-15 to 2-8 by Mayo last year.
# future stars
Munster playmaker Johnston back as Ireland U20 name World Champs squad
Nigel Carolan is missing some key players through injury.
# new faces
4 uncapped players named in Ireland's 44-man squad for 1-day training camp
Connacht’s Matt Healy has been called up while Peter O’Mahony also returns.
# new faces
5 past Ireland bolters who forced their way into the squad ahead of major tournaments
Gary Kelly and other players who caught the eye ahead of major tournaments.
# new faces
Multi-talented Lindsay Peat handed first start for Ireland Women against Italy
Tom Tierney changes eight for Italy visit, including debutants Kim Flood and Liz Burke.
# new faces
Van der Flier set for Ireland debut with McCloskey ready in midfield
Jared Payne is looking increasingly unlikely to feature against England in Twickenham.
# fresh faces
Schmidt says Ireland will blood new players in remainder of Six Nations
Stuart McCloskey, Ultan Dillane and Josh van der Flier may be called upon.
# New blood
Ger Cunningham names youthful team for Dublin's league opener against Tipp
The Dubs are in Thurles this evening.
# defending champs
Testing circumstances but Briggs' Ireland have quality to retain Six Nations title
Niamh Briggs and Tom Tierney are optimistic ahead of Saturday’s opener against Wales.
# new faces
Schmidt names Stander, van der Flier, Dillane and McCloskey in Six Nations squad
Rory Best will captain the squad.
# new faces
France include sevens sensation Vakatawa in Six Nations training squad
Guy Novès has revitalised les Bleus’ squad with a number of uncapped youngsters.
# new faces
Fitzmaurice makes two significant changes to Kerry's backroom team
An All-Ireland winning captain comes in as a selector.