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#opportunity knocks

# opportunity-knocks - Monday 12 September, 2022

Ex-Celtic star ‘re-energised’ after joining West Brom
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Ex-Celtic star ‘re-energised’ after joining West Brom

Sep 12th 2022, 9:33 PM 10,169 Views 1 Comment

Tom Rogic left the Scottish club at the end of last season.

# opportunity-knocks - Monday 11 July, 2022

Ciaran Frawley: ‘you don’t want to be that Jack of all trades; you want to find a position’
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Ciaran Frawley: ‘you don’t want to be that Jack of all trades; you want to find a position’

Jul 11th 2022, 9:46 AM 11,575 Views 33 Comments

The Leinster player is capable of fulfilling a number of roles but has a chance tomorrow to show Andy Farrell he is the right man to back up Johnny Sexton.

# opportunity-knocks - Thursday 7 July, 2022

‘If we’re being frank and honest, it’s about the money’
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‘If we’re being frank and honest, it’s about the money’

Jul 7th 2022, 6:00 AM 13,628 Views 0 Comments

Shane McEleney is hoping Derry City can secure a financial boost with a good run in the Europa Conference League.

# opportunity-knocks - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Former Man United and City striker Carlos Tevez moves into management
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Former Man United and City striker Carlos Tevez moves into management

Jun 22nd 2022, 11:38 AM 7,066 Views 6 Comments

The 38-year-old former Argentina international announced he was hanging up his boots on 4 June.

# opportunity-knocks - Saturday 11 June, 2022

This can be the day Ulster lose their nearly men tag and storm their way into a final
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This can be the day Ulster lose their nearly men tag and storm their way into a final

Jun 11th 2022, 7:00 AM 3,422 Views 5 Comments

Dan McFarland’s team take on Stormers today in the URC semi-final with the winners set to host the Bulls in next week’s decider

# opportunity-knocks - Saturday 22 January, 2022

Cullen on Ross Molony: 'He's unlucky to miss out on the national squad but he's going well'
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Cullen on Ross Molony: 'He's unlucky to miss out on the national squad but he's going well'

Jan 22nd 2022, 7:30 AM 5,562 Views 7 Comments

Six years on from his European debut, the big second row is ready for his second coming.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 12 November, 2021

Kavanagh determined to stun dominant champ Cyborg in tonight's world title bid
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Kavanagh determined to stun dominant champ Cyborg in tonight's world title bid

Nov 12th 2021, 7:20 AM 6,219 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old Dubliner is in Florida as she aims to inflict a rare defeat on Brazilian veteran Cris Cyborg.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 15 October, 2021

Kelleher set for Premier League start in Liverpool's clash with Watford
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Kelleher set for Premier League start in Liverpool's clash with Watford

Oct 15th 2021, 2:48 PM 5,617 Views 1 Comment

Reds manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that Alisson won’t be available for tomorrow’s game.

# opportunity-knocks - Thursday 14 October, 2021

'He did a good job' - Irish youngster looks set for second Premier League start
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'He did a good job' - Irish youngster looks set for second Premier League start

Oct 14th 2021, 7:31 PM 8,202 Views 0 Comments

Nathan Collins is expected to feature with Burnley captain Ben Mee ruled out after testing positive for Covid-19.

# opportunity-knocks - Saturday 9 October, 2021

New-look Leinster out to make a statement against Zebre
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New-look Leinster out to make a statement against Zebre

Oct 9th 2021, 7:45 AM 5,354 Views 0 Comments

A number of players will make their first apperance of the season at the RDS today.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 3 September, 2021

Hearn confirms offer to Jason Quigley to fight for middleweight world title
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Hearn confirms offer to Jason Quigley to fight for middleweight world title

Sep 3rd 2021, 7:12 PM 8,253 Views 1 Comment

Talks continue between the two parties.

# opportunity-knocks - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Championship loan move for Ireland youth international Mipo Odubeko
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Championship loan move for Ireland youth international Mipo Odubeko

Aug 31st 2021, 12:56 PM 8,191 Views 6 Comments

The 18-year-old striker from Dublin is set to spend the rest of the season with Huddersfield Town.

# opportunity-knocks - Saturday 14 August, 2021

Ireland international Shane Duffy makes first Premier League start in over a year
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Ireland international Shane Duffy makes first Premier League start in over a year

Aug 14th 2021, 3:15 PM 14,164 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Seamus Coleman features for Everton in Rafa Benitez’s first game in charge.

# opportunity-knocks - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

After over a year without a club, Daniel Sturridge to begin training with Real Mallorca
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After over a year without a club, Daniel Sturridge to begin training with Real Mallorca

Jul 13th 2021, 3:43 PM 8,890 Views 2 Comments

The 31-year-old last played for Turkey’s Trabzonspor during the 2019-20 season.

# opportunity-knocks - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

West Ham on the brink of Europa League spot after come-from-behind victory at West Brom
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West Ham on the brink of Europa League spot after come-from-behind victory at West Brom

Updated May 19th 2021, 10:29 PM 6,515 Views 3 Comments

Ireland goalkeeper Darren Randolph made a rare Premier League start for the Hammers.

# opportunity-knocks - Monday 22 March, 2021

Celtic youngster among 3 replacement call-ups to Ireland U21 squad
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Celtic youngster among 3 replacement call-ups to Ireland U21 squad

Mar 22nd 2021, 6:07 PM 9,592 Views 3 Comments

Luca Connell has been given the nod, while Ademipo Odubeko will not be available.

# opportunity-knocks - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Cormac Izuchukwu to make first Ulster start
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Cormac Izuchukwu to make first Ulster start

Mar 18th 2021, 12:26 PM 8,641 Views 18 Comments

The 21-year-old has been included in the starting XV to play Zebre.

# opportunity-knocks - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Dead rubber can offer a little bounce for Connacht
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Dead rubber can offer a little bounce for Connacht

Mar 13th 2021, 6:15 AM 4,845 Views 3 Comments

It’s a Connacht side with debuts and full debuts to celebrate.

# opportunity-knocks - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Tigers the focus for Connacht as they prepare to rotate in Pro14
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Tigers the focus for Connacht as they prepare to rotate in Pro14

Mar 10th 2021, 6:44 AM 6,553 Views 2 Comments

Andy Friend and Denis Buckley have their eye on European silverware.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 12 February, 2021

Amid another injury blow for Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp backs Ozan Kabak to handle pressure
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Amid another injury blow for Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp backs Ozan Kabak to handle pressure

Feb 12th 2021, 7:21 PM 9,571 Views 11 Comments

The centre-back could replace injured Fabinho against Leicester this weekend.

# opportunity-knocks - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Former Leicester and Swansea boss named new Poland coach
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Former Leicester and Swansea boss named new Poland coach

Jan 21st 2021, 10:29 PM 8,546 Views 1 Comment

Ex-Juventus midfielder Paulo Sousa spent two years in Britain managing.

# opportunity-knocks - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

'When I retired, Banty was on to me within the 24 hours' - Dundalk legend joins Monaghan setup
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'When I retired, Banty was on to me within the 24 hours' - Dundalk legend joins Monaghan setup

Jan 6th 2021, 3:47 PM 9,555 Views 0 Comments

Gary Rogers on his decision to become Monaghan GAA’s goalkeeper coach.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 1 January, 2021

Randolph makes first Premier League appearance in a year for West Ham
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Randolph makes first Premier League appearance in a year for West Ham

Jan 1st 2021, 5:50 PM 8,269 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland goalkeeper has replaced Lukasz Fabianski for this evening’s game against Everton.

# opportunity-knocks - Saturday 19 December, 2020

The Irishman aiming to fill David McGoldrick's boots
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The Irishman aiming to fill David McGoldrick's boots

Dec 19th 2020, 10:20 AM 23,163 Views 6 Comments

James Collins is hoping he can carry his encouraging club form onto the international scene.

# opportunity-knocks - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Now is the time for McCarthy to show he can help Doherty and Stevens shine for Ireland
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Now is the time for McCarthy to show he can help Doherty and Stevens shine for Ireland

Mar 4th 2020, 7:00 AM 3,533 Views 4 Comments

Mounting injuries and a lack of game-time for key players ahead of the Euro 2020 semi-final play-off with Slovakia means there is more responsibility to get the best from two of the best wing backs in the Premier League.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 28 February, 2020

Ciaran Clark's injury has given an Irish teenager a chance to impress at Newcastle
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Ciaran Clark's injury has given an Irish teenager a chance to impress at Newcastle

Feb 28th 2020, 12:12 PM 6,670 Views 0 Comments

Oisin McEntee has been drafted into the first-team picture at the Premier League club this week.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 10 January, 2020

Idah in line for Old Trafford start as Norwich boss confirms striker shortage
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Idah in line for Old Trafford start as Norwich boss confirms striker shortage

Jan 10th 2020, 1:52 PM 7,689 Views 18 Comments

Teemu Pukki and Josip Drmic will both be absent for the Canaries’ clash with Manchester United.

# opportunity-knocks - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Toronto chance too good for Sonny Bill Williams to turn down
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Toronto chance too good for Sonny Bill Williams to turn down

Nov 14th 2019, 4:40 PM 9,187 Views 5 Comments

The New Zealand star will return to rugby league for a third time in his career.

# opportunity-knocks - Sunday 6 October, 2019

McCarthy on Ireland teen sensation Connolly: 'He deserves this chance'
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McCarthy on Ireland teen sensation Connolly: 'He deserves this chance'

Oct 6th 2019, 8:44 PM 9,415 Views 12 Comments

The 19-year-old Galway native scored twice for Brighton against Tottenham on Saturday.

# opportunity-knocks - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Irish U21 goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher handed Liverpool first-team debut by Jurgen Klopp
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Irish U21 goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher handed Liverpool first-team debut by Jurgen Klopp

Sep 25th 2019, 6:33 PM 30,829 Views 34 Comments

He becomes the first Irish player picked for the club since Robbie Keane played against Wigan almost 4,000 days ago.

# opportunity-knocks - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Cullen excited to see Leinster's young guns after 'digging a bit deeper into the system'
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Cullen excited to see Leinster's young guns after 'digging a bit deeper into the system'

Aug 15th 2019, 6:45 PM 9,158 Views 9 Comments

The eastern province face Coventry in their first pre-season friendly this weekend.

Bath wing and 7s specialist to make debut as England name side to face Wales
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Bath wing and 7s specialist to make debut as England name side to face Wales

Aug 15th 2019, 2:48 PM 5,624 Views 1 Comment

Ruaridh McConnochie has overcome a hip problem and is set to feature.

# opportunity-knocks - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Wallin warns Fury has 'everything to lose' in Las Vegas
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Wallin warns Fury has 'everything to lose' in Las Vegas

Aug 14th 2019, 12:06 PM 4,503 Views 1 Comment

The Swede knows he will be an underdog against the Briton, but insists it will be in for a rude awakening at the T-Mobile Arena.

# opportunity-knocks - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Irish rider Eddie Dunbar named in Team Ineos squad for Giro D'Italia
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Irish rider Eddie Dunbar named in Team Ineos squad for Giro D'Italia

May 7th 2019, 3:39 PM 3,170 Views 8 Comments

‘Given his recent performances, it is well deserved,’ team principal Dave Brailsford said of the 22-year-old’s inclusion.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 5 April, 2019

Leinster's much-changed side urged to take their big chance against Benetton
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Leinster's much-changed side urged to take their big chance against Benetton

Apr 5th 2019, 4:06 PM 6,980 Views 5 Comments

‘It’s a great chance for guys to lay down a marker and put their hands up,’ says Leo Cullen.

# opportunity-knocks - Friday 8 March, 2019

From 'not ok' barriers to breaking down more and more for go-getter Cantwell
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From 'not ok' barriers to breaking down more and more for go-getter Cantwell

Mar 8th 2019, 7:00 AM 8,830 Views 2 Comments

The former Ireland rugby star has been appointed chair of Sport Ireland’s Women in Sport steering committee.

# opportunity-knocks - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Injuries bring World Cup to mind as Schmidt seeks flexibility
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Injuries bring World Cup to mind as Schmidt seeks flexibility

Feb 7th 2019, 8:04 PM 16,318 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland head coach was enthusiastic about the prospect of entering a crucial game without his first choice lock and centres

# opportunity-knocks - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

'The onus is on players to produce a spectacle' - Double-headers can show rising standards, says Dublin star
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'The onus is on players to produce a spectacle' - Double-headers can show rising standards, says Dublin star

Jan 22nd 2019, 7:20 PM 6,456 Views 5 Comments

Three-time All-Ireland winner Niamh McEvoy feels it’s the way forward for ladies football.

# opportunity-knocks - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Darmian happy to play anywhere for Man United after being brought back in from the cold
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Darmian happy to play anywhere for Man United after being brought back in from the cold

Jan 8th 2019, 12:02 AM 10,032 Views 1 Comment

The Italian defender struggled for regular game time under Jose Mourinho, but is hoping to earn more minutes amid fierce competition under a new boss.

# opportunity-knocks - Thursday 27 December, 2018

'My mobile started ringing. I recognised the dialling code:  +679. Fiji'
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'My mobile started ringing. I recognised the dialling code: +679. Fiji'

Dec 27th 2018, 9:42 PM 117,245 Views 10 Comments

Ben Ryan describes the unusual events that led to a life-changing moment.

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