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# new-role - Last week 20th November 2022 - 26th November 2022

Olympic medallist Heffernan to join Cork football backroom team for 2023 season
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Olympic medallist Heffernan to join Cork football backroom team for 2023 season

Fri 1:14 PM 8,270 Views 3 Comments

The race walking star has been brought on board by Cork boss John Cleary.

# new-role - Last month October 2022

Grant Shapps: Here's what you need to know about the new UK Home Secretary
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Grant Shapps: Here's what you need to know about the new UK Home Secretary

Oct 19th 2022, 9:30 PM 11,351 Views 6 Comments

Shapps was appointed to the role today following the the departure of Suella Braverman.

# new-role - This year 2022

Dr Tony Holohan appointed to Irish Hospice Foundation board of non-exec directors
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Dr Tony Holohan appointed to Irish Hospice Foundation board of non-exec directors

Sep 15th 2022, 2:43 PM 17,710 Views 11 Comments

Dr Holohan left his position as Chief Medical Officer in July of this year after 14 years in the role.

Jermain Defoe returns to Tottenham in new role
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Jermain Defoe returns to Tottenham in new role

Aug 12th 2022, 8:14 PM 5,078 Views 1 Comment

The former striker scored 143 goals for Spurs.

Dragons appoint 'one of the most exciting young coaching talents in Welsh rugby' as head coach
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Dragons appoint 'one of the most exciting young coaching talents in Welsh rugby' as head coach

Jun 21st 2022, 11:52 AM 10,049 Views 3 Comments

36-year-old Dai Flanagan joins from Scarlets, where he has worked as backs coach since 2019.

Ex-LOI footballer Harkin appointed Sporting Director of Standard Liege
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Ex-LOI footballer Harkin appointed Sporting Director of Standard Liege

May 18th 2022, 8:24 AM 3,773 Views 1 Comment

Harkin is joining the Belgian club after a successful 14 years at Manchester City.

Wayne Smith to coach New Zealand women following damning review
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Wayne Smith to coach New Zealand women following damning review

Apr 21st 2022, 8:47 AM 4,418 Views 0 Comments

The former All Blacks coach will head a new coaching structure through to the World Cup in October-November.

'Lessons have to be learned' from Dr Holohan TCD role controversy, Taoiseach says
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'Lessons have to be learned' from Dr Holohan TCD role controversy, Taoiseach says

Updated Apr 10th 2022, 7:00 PM 41,348 Views 89 Comments

Dr Holohan said yesterday he will not proceed with a new role in TCD after stepping down as Chief Medical Officer later this year.

Department of Health will pay Dr Tony Holohan's salary in new Trinity professor role
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# New Job

Department of Health will pay Dr Tony Holohan's salary in new Trinity professor role

Updated Apr 5th 2022, 7:25 PM 61,635 Views 53 Comments

Dr Holohan will be stepping down from his position as Chief Medical Officer later this year.

# new-role - Last year 2021

Dean Kiely replaces Alan Kelly as Ireland goalkeeper coach
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Dean Kiely replaces Alan Kelly as Ireland goalkeeper coach

Jan 28th 2021, 11:35 AM 5,928 Views 13 Comments

Kiely will remain in his current role with Crystal Palace before linking up with Stephen Kenny’s side in the international windows.

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Ex-Ireland star Spence joins Wales women's coaching staff
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Ex-Ireland star Spence joins Wales women's coaching staff

Dec 9th 2020, 11:33 AM 4,084 Views 0 Comments

The former back-row has been appointed coach intern ahead of next year’s Rugby World Cup.

Kilkenny legend Brennan takes over as new coach of Dublin champions Cuala
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Kilkenny legend Brennan takes over as new coach of Dublin champions Cuala

Dec 3rd 2020, 11:20 PM 12,368 Views 9 Comments

Brennan’s departure as Laois senior manager was confirmed last week.

The Derry Pele: Candystripes announce McCourt as club's new technical director
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The Derry Pele: Candystripes announce McCourt as club's new technical director

Jan 6th 2020, 12:28 PM 4,459 Views 1 Comment

Paddy McCourt undertakes a new role at the League of Ireland club.

Roscommon follow Dublin, Mayo and Wexford in appointing commercial chief
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Roscommon follow Dublin, Mayo and Wexford in appointing commercial chief

Oct 14th 2019, 2:47 PM 9,132 Views 6 Comments

Elphin’s Aidan Brady has been brought on board as Roscommon’s first commercial director.

Former Ireland team manager Kearney appointed to EPCR board
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Former Ireland team manager Kearney appointed to EPCR board

Apr 15th 2019, 3:57 PM 6,740 Views 2 Comments

Kearney will represent the IRFU at the top table of European rugby.

'Sorry for that!' - Klopp apologises for playing Henderson as a number 6
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'Sorry for that!' - Klopp apologises for playing Henderson as a number 6

Apr 10th 2019, 12:29 AM 16,763 Views 38 Comments

The Liverpool boss says the midfielder is shining in his current role after helping lead the Reds past Porto.

PSNI Deputy Chief Constable Drew Harris named as new Garda Commissioner
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PSNI Deputy Chief Constable Drew Harris named as new Garda Commissioner

Updated Jun 26th 2018, 8:57 PM 80,696 Views 185 Comments

Nóirín O’Sullivan stepped down from her role in September 2017.

Ex-England captain Casey Stoney appointed Man Utd's first women's boss
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Ex-England captain Casey Stoney appointed Man Utd's first women's boss

Jun 8th 2018, 2:40 PM 3,606 Views 0 Comments

The 36-year-old earned 130 caps for England.

Ireland's Attorney General is to become a judge of the Court of Appeal
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# Attorney General

Ireland's Attorney General is to become a judge of the Court of Appeal

Jun 13th 2017, 3:36 PM 18,078 Views 27 Comments

The vacancy arose following the retirement of Justice Garrett Sheehan in March.

'I don’t get a kick out of sticking in the knife': Gooch hoping to bring 'something different' to TV punditry
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'I don’t get a kick out of sticking in the knife': Gooch hoping to bring 'something different' to TV punditry

May 8th 2017, 8:00 AM 18,102 Views 8 Comments

Colm Cooper has been discussing his decision to sign on with The Sunday Game.

Michelle O'Neill named as the new leader of Sinn Féin in Northern Ireland
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Michelle O'Neill named as the new leader of Sinn Féin in Northern Ireland

Jan 23rd 2017, 2:13 PM 27,022 Views 133 Comments

The Tyrone native said that it is a “challenge” to follow in the footsteps of Martin McGuinness, but one she is “certainly up for”.

Rochford appoints former Mayo goalkeeper as selector for 2017
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Rochford appoints former Mayo goalkeeper as selector for 2017

Dec 6th 2016, 3:29 PM 8,702 Views 8 Comments

Peter Burke has been with the panel for six years.

Moving on up: Stephen McPhail appointed sporting director at Shamrock Rovers
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Moving on up: Stephen McPhail appointed sporting director at Shamrock Rovers

Nov 1st 2016, 5:00 PM 4,522 Views 4 Comments

The Hoops have also confirmed they will appoint a new manager in the next 10 days.

Former Arsenal midfielder Arteta joins Pep Guardiola's Man City coaching staff
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Former Arsenal midfielder Arteta joins Pep Guardiola's Man City coaching staff

Jul 3rd 2016, 2:03 PM 4,221 Views 5 Comments

The Spaniard’s contract at the Emirates expired this summer.

A former League of Ireland boss has taken over as manager of Portsmouth
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A former League of Ireland boss has taken over as manager of Portsmouth

May 12th 2015, 1:25 PM 4,997 Views 6 Comments

He’s dropping down a division to do so.

A former Ireland second row has been tasked with bringing London Irish back to the big time
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A former Ireland second row has been tasked with bringing London Irish back to the big time

Feb 21st 2015, 10:00 AM 20,736 Views 8 Comments

Club legend Bob Casey is in charge of player acquisition and wants to ‘reconnect with the Irish community in London’.

1999 All-Ireland winning captain appointed as new Cork hurling coach
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1999 All-Ireland winning captain appointed as new Cork hurling coach

Nov 19th 2014, 7:35 AM 8,270 Views 2 Comments

JBM will be working alongside Mark Landers next year.

Legendary Wexford hurling goalkeeper is becoming a senior selector
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Legendary Wexford hurling goalkeeper is becoming a senior selector

Oct 28th 2014, 4:35 PM 4,371 Views 0 Comments

Damien Fitzhenry will be on board with the Model County next year.

Are you an 'inspirational leader'? Like to earn €180k? The Garda Commissioner job is up for grabs
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Are you an 'inspirational leader'? Like to earn €180k? The Garda Commissioner job is up for grabs

Sep 5th 2014, 10:44 AM 13,778 Views 77 Comments

Dust off that CV…

New governor appointed to Mountjoy Prison
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New governor appointed to Mountjoy Prison

Aug 27th 2014, 2:23 PM 10,161 Views 29 Comments

Brian Murphy will take up his new role in September.

Mary Robinson appointed UN climate change envoy
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Mary Robinson appointed UN climate change envoy

Jul 14th 2014, 8:15 PM 11,390 Views 149 Comments

She previously held the role of Special Envoy for the Great Lakes region of Africa.

FAI appoints Sarah O’Shea as John Delaney’s deputy CEO
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FAI appoints Sarah O’Shea as John Delaney’s deputy CEO

Jan 7th 2014, 6:09 PM 24,686 Views 36 Comments

The Irish football governing body made the announcement this evening.

Kieran McGeeney added to Armagh senior management team
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Kieran McGeeney added to Armagh senior management team

Oct 8th 2013, 5:08 PM 8,037 Views 7 Comments

The former Kildare boss has returned to his native county.

Declan Kidney named Director of Sport at UCC
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Declan Kidney named Director of Sport at UCC

Aug 22nd 2013, 11:14 AM 9,137 Views 32 Comments

The ex-head coach of Ireland’s senior rugby team has been handed the position ahead of the upcoming academic year.

Dan Parks begins his coaching career with Connacht
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Dan Parks begins his coaching career with Connacht

Jul 16th 2013, 12:55 PM 3,415 Views 2 Comments

The Australian-born outhalf has been named as Under-18 backs coach as part of the shake-up under new boss Pat Lam.

New Labour mayor of South Dublin County will "continue to be outspoken"
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New Labour mayor of South Dublin County will "continue to be outspoken"

Jun 30th 2013, 6:45 PM 5,588 Views 51 Comments

A number of Labour councillors have left the party, but new Mayor Dermot Looney said he intends to stay with the party – even if his views are sometimes ‘left field’.

Ciaran Whelan unveiled as Irish International Rules selector
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Ciaran Whelan unveiled as Irish International Rules selector

Mar 20th 2013, 2:26 PM 1,854 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile Tyrone’s John Devine has announced his retirement from inter-county football.

Jack O'Connor back in management
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Jack O'Connor back in management

Feb 25th 2013, 6:31 PM 3,082 Views 0 Comments

The former Kerry boss is set to be involved at club level for the 2013 season.

License to thrill: Rio Ferdinand wants to be the first black James Bond
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License to thrill: Rio Ferdinand wants to be the first black James Bond

Jan 7th 2013, 1:31 PM 2,898 Views 11 Comments

The Manchester United player claimed he “wouldn’t say that’s out of my comfort zone at all”.

Durcan backs McGuinness in new Celtic role
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Durcan backs McGuinness in new Celtic role

Nov 14th 2012, 10:58 AM 816 Views 1 Comment

The Donegal goalkeeper believes their manager’s move can only bring benefits for the All-Ireland champions.

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