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# player-power - Last year 2021

IRFU to publish reports in major u-turn after letter from women's players
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IRFU to publish reports in major u-turn after letter from women's players

Updated Dec 17th 2021, 3:00 PM 12,007 Views 14 Comments

The union says players’ views “will be listened to and fed into future planning.”

Extraordinary letter from players shows that the IRFU needs to start listening
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Extraordinary letter from players shows that the IRFU needs to start listening

Updated Dec 14th 2021, 3:00 PM 18,887 Views 24 Comments

The union’s dismissive response simply underlined the point the players were making.

Henderson calls emergency meeting of captains as 14 clubs 'vigorously reject' Super League plans
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Henderson calls emergency meeting of captains as 14 clubs 'vigorously reject' Super League plans

Apr 20th 2021, 2:35 PM 16,105 Views 26 Comments

Meanwhile, Man City boss Pep Guardiola claims the new proposed format is ‘not sport’.

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Rugby players announce minimum conditions for future global competition
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Rugby players announce minimum conditions for future global competition

Feb 17th 2020, 10:17 AM 10,486 Views 5 Comments

‘Players are actually in favour of a proper global season that works for everyone’

NBA's recent history of trading superstars spells trouble for the Pelicans after Davis bombshell
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NBA's recent history of trading superstars spells trouble for the Pelicans after Davis bombshell

Jan 29th 2019, 8:39 AM 5,100 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Davis requested a trade from New Orleans yesterday.

'Time to stand up': Over 150 GAA stars to sleep rough in solidarity with Ireland's homeless
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'Time to stand up': Over 150 GAA stars to sleep rough in solidarity with Ireland's homeless

Nov 29th 2017, 7:11 PM 33,076 Views 48 Comments

Pat Gilroy and his Dublin hurling panel are among those partaking in next month’s ‘sleep-out’.

'A kangaroo court decision' - Cunningham slams Galway players as he resigns
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'A kangaroo court decision' - Cunningham slams Galway players as he resigns

Nov 16th 2015, 6:58 PM 20,467 Views 77 Comments

Anthony Cunningham has confirmed his resignation as Galway senior hurling team manager – and issued a hard-hitting statement.

'If you lose a dressing-room, you are probably better off to admit defeat'
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'If you lose a dressing-room, you are probably better off to admit defeat'

Oct 21st 2015, 7:30 AM 8,725 Views 9 Comments

Johnny Kelly says Anthony Cunningham should walk away.

Derek McGrath explains why he stepped out of the Waterford dressing room at half-time
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Derek McGrath explains why he stepped out of the Waterford dressing room at half-time

Jul 27th 2015, 7:30 PM 21,996 Views 4 Comments

Déise set their sights on an All-Ireland semi-final against Kilkenny.

Are Liverpool the new Arsenal... and not in a good way?
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Are Liverpool the new Arsenal... and not in a good way?

Apr 6th 2015, 10:12 AM 7,585 Views 37 Comments

Brendan Rodgers’s side are facing another summer transfer saga surrounding one of their best players.

Leinster coaches put onus on players to start delivering the goods
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Leinster coaches put onus on players to start delivering the goods

Dec 30th 2014, 12:35 PM 3,592 Views 12 Comments

‘At the end of the day, we can’t play the game for the guys,’ says skills and kicking coach Richie Murphy.

Tommy Bowe admits changes were needed in Ulster
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Tommy Bowe admits changes were needed in Ulster

Jul 2nd 2014, 12:02 PM 7,716 Views 2 Comments

The Ireland international wing thinks Les Kiss is ‘a great appointment’ for the province.

'So much for player power': GAA stars rally in support of ousted McGeeney
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'So much for player power': GAA stars rally in support of ousted McGeeney

Sep 4th 2013, 8:26 AM 4,617 Views 5 Comments

A selection of tweeting Kildare footballers were very unhappy to lose the Armagh man as manager.

Alves blames squad for Guardiola exit
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Alves blames squad for Guardiola exit

Nov 16th 2012, 10:10 AM 1,859 Views 0 Comments

Barcelona defender believes Pep lost the dressing room during final season.

Chelsea boss denies reports that Drogba gave half-time team talk
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Chelsea boss denies reports that Drogba gave half-time team talk

Feb 19th 2012, 12:53 PM 581 Views 0 Comments

Andre Villas Boas has rubbished rumours that his Ivorian striker inspired his team-mates to a second half recovery against Birmingham.

Colm Parkinson: 'It's hard to keep your mouth shut with these two fellas'
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Colm Parkinson: 'It's hard to keep your mouth shut with these two fellas'

Dec 6th 2011, 2:57 PM 3,878 Views 0 Comments

Club refuse to comment on player’s criticism of senior management team in the wake of provincial championship exit last weekend.