Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Thursday 1 June 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Nostalgia

Last year
# Nostalgia
'Everton is a club I grew up supporting' - Wayne Rooney
The Derby boss has been linked with the vacant Toffees job in recent days.
All time
Opinion: How to make a good Christmas ad, and a look at the best around
Advertising professional Kathleen Moore explains the process in creating those memorable Christmas ads and outlines some of her favourites.
# Nostalgia
QUIZ: How well do you remember The Karate Kid?
Wax on…wax off.
# the tube
'They just wanted a chance at stardom': It only ran for one series - but Popstars certainly wasn't short on drama
We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.
# Nostalgia
Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1999-2000 season?
Looking back on when Man United won the league by 18 points and Roy Keane was named Player of the Year.
# throwback
Quiz: How well do you remember ladies football and camogie from through the 2000s?
A trip down memory lane as we test your knowledge.
# Nostalgia
Two of Ireland's greatest footballers made their debuts on this day in 1998
Mick McCarthy took a young Irish squad to Olomouc for a futile friendly that proved to be quite significant.
# Nostalgia
Memories of facing Cole and Carrick for one of the League of Ireland's newest managers
Daire Doyle is the guest on Ep. 14 of The Football Family.
# memory lane
Can you identify these USA 94 players from their Panini stickers?
Did you blow all your pocket money to collect these 25 years ago? Right this way.
# Shoot!
'We were very protective of its history and its place in the pantheon of football magazines'
It’s over 10 years since the iconic publication folded completely.
# Nostalgia
Open thread: What was your favourite school sports moment?
Take a trip down memory lane and tell us your favourite childhood memories.
# Nostalgia
Champions League return brings back memories of Red Star's magicians and their famous Euro nights
The side were crowned champions in 1991 with the likes of Dejan Savicevic and Robert Prosinecki proving crucial.
Mid-life crisis: 'I'm approaching the years when I should be buying a flashy sports car'
But I’m coping with growing older by indulging in 80s nostalgia instead, writes Michelle McBride.
# Nostalgia
'My boots were endorsed by the moustachioed Liverpool and Ireland winger... This sales pitch worked'
In an extract from his book ‘Boy Wonder,’ Dave Hannigan recalls getting his first pair of football boots aged seven.
# Nostalgia
12 snacks all Irish kids ate at 90s birthday parties
It was all worth it for the goodie bag.
# retro
Those retro Skechers from your childhood are making a weird comeback
What are thooooooose.
# tia and tamera
Go home Roger! - Here's what the cast of Sister, Sister are up to now
Never knew how much I missed ya.
# rip nintendogs
A look back at the many, many celebs who tried to fool us into believing they played the Nintendo DS
Big time gamers, this lot.
# pre geordie shore era
A look back at 8 of the best MTV shows from the mid 00s
An Irish version of Date My Mom would go down so well.
# old internet
Here's what Irish websites looked like back in the 90s
Easier and uglier times…
# Nostalgia
'Nickey Rackard sensed Wexford could win an All-Ireland and he could be the catalyst. So he quit drinking'
The remarkable story of Nickey Rackard and Wexford’s All-Ireland final victory over Galway in 1955.
# good tips
8 serious life lessons that The Rugrats can offer both kids and adults
This show is a work of art.
# Nostalgia
As Ireland's 23-year association with Umbro ends, we pick our 10 favourite jerseys
The Boys in Green wore the brand for the last time yesterday ahead of the switch to New Balance.
# go home roger
11 memories you'll have if you watched Sister Sister after school in the 1990s
Bring it back!
# mmmbop badip dop
20 years ago, Hanson's stone cold banger MMMBop came out - here's what they're up to now
# one word: crutches
16 things that made you extremely cool in primary school
If this list was written by a child in primary school today, every point would be fidget spinner related.
# lynda block
15 Dream Team characters that will make you sick with nostalgia
Ten years of glorious trash.
# lynda block
15 Dream Team characters that will make you sick with nostalgia
Ten years of glorious trash.
# Nostalgia
18 toys that will make kids who watched too much TV in the early 00s feel so nostalgic
Throwback to all of your Christmas lists.
# Quiz
Can you guess who these Champions League winners are?
Prove to us that you know your Andreas Möllers from your Thomas Müllers…
# Stand up and fight
'There were training sessions where we kicked the living sh*t out of each other'
Former Munster wing Anthony Horgan will join the tribute to Anthony Foley next Friday at the RDS.
# thanks for the memories
15 school supplies that will make all Irish 90s kids weak with nostalgia
Oh the memories.
# long read
'I didn’t have an Irish accent or the heritage the boys had, but I’ve got to say they were very welcoming'
Although he was forced to retire at an early age, former Ireland striker Jon Goodman has had a fascinating career in the game.
# bring back crunchos
14 images that will give every eighties and nineties Irish kid the shivers
So. Many. Memories.
# old school
16 photos of '00s TV shows that will make you weep with nostalgia
God, remember Punk’d.
# light it up
Penneys is selling light-up runners and it's just pure nostalgia
Move it.
# Nostalgia
Quiz: Do you recognise these sportspeople from old pictures?
Take a trip back through time.
# Nostalgia
Glitter gel is back! The internet is going mad over these 'Unicorn Snot' tubs
# Nostalgia
'We did as much hurling as Cork but they had the All-Irelands to show for it'
Ken McGrath discusses Waterford’s intense rivalry with Cork and ponders what lies ahead for both counties.
# Nostalgia
People are sharing their childhood struggles kids today just wouldn't understand
Kids these days.