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#reflections

# reflections - Thursday 25 August, 2022

Rallying from two broken kneecaps, keeping All-Ireland-winning boss, and handshake 'mess-up'
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From The42
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Rallying from two broken kneecaps, keeping All-Ireland-winning boss, and handshake 'mess-up'

Aug 25th 2022, 4:10 PM 7,400 Views 0 Comments

Katie Power had an impressive 2022 campaign after struggling with injuries in recent years.

# reflections - Monday 12 October, 2020

'Unfortunate timing' of Tipp's trip to Spain, the pain of losing on penalties and Bonner's return
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From The42
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'Unfortunate timing' of Tipp's trip to Spain, the pain of losing on penalties and Bonner's return

Oct 12th 2020, 4:30 PM 15,166 Views 2 Comments

Brendan Maher is gearing up for a unique hurling championship in 2020.

# reflections - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Lamenting Finn Russell's absence and finding 'gratitude' after an almost fatal neck injury
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From The42
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Lamenting Finn Russell's absence and finding 'gratitude' after an almost fatal neck injury

Feb 1st 2020, 9:30 AM 6,556 Views 0 Comments

Former Scotland international Thom Evans suffered a serious neck injury in 2010.

# reflections - Monday 23 December, 2019

'I took the opportunity and it didn’t work out' - Stander on late penalty call against Saracens
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From The42
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'I took the opportunity and it didn’t work out' - Stander on late penalty call against Saracens

Dec 23rd 2019, 5:53 PM 11,804 Views 18 Comments

The Munster star opted to go for touch but failed to get over for a try.

# reflections - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Gavin admits to feeling 'sadness' as he steps away from Dublin job
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From The42
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Gavin admits to feeling 'sadness' as he steps away from Dublin job

Dec 22nd 2019, 7:20 PM 6,265 Views 6 Comments

The outgoing boss has today reflected on his absurdly successful tenure.

# reflections - Saturday 12 October, 2019

The Vera Era: Oh, what a night as Pauw's Ireland look in good stead to reach next level
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From The42
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The Vera Era: Oh, what a night as Pauw's Ireland look in good stead to reach next level

Oct 12th 2019, 7:45 AM 4,008 Views 0 Comments

Plenty of positives for the Girls in Green on an historic night in Tallaght.

# reflections - Monday 26 August, 2019

'Huge loss' of Tyrone S&C coach, Harte's future and watching back Kerry defeat
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From The42
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'Huge loss' of Tyrone S&C coach, Harte's future and watching back Kerry defeat

Aug 26th 2019, 6:16 PM 16,708 Views 2 Comments

Red Hand midfielder Richie Donnelly has backed Mickey Harte to remain in charge.

# reflections - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

McGrath on possible Waterford return, interest in managing another county and Sunday Game 'regrets'
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From The42
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McGrath on possible Waterford return, interest in managing another county and Sunday Game 'regrets'

Aug 14th 2019, 4:39 PM 14,043 Views 12 Comments

Derek McGrath refused to rule out the prospect of returning to the Deise job.

# reflections - Friday 6 July, 2018

Klopp insists Karius was '100%' influenced by concussion in Champions League final
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From The42
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Klopp insists Karius was '100%' influenced by concussion in Champions League final

Jul 6th 2018, 10:26 AM 5,917 Views 31 Comments

“What the rest of the world is making of it, I don’t care,” said the Liverpool manager.

# reflections - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'I probably wasn’t mature enough to go over to England at 15'
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From The42
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'I probably wasn’t mature enough to go over to England at 15'

Dec 23rd 2017, 5:26 PM 23,541 Views 11 Comments

Stephen O’Donnell chats to The42 about his early days at Arsenal and his development into one of the League of Ireland’s best players.

# reflections - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Randolph defiant after World Cup failure: 'People have very short memories!'
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From The42
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Randolph defiant after World Cup failure: 'People have very short memories!'

Nov 16th 2017, 10:31 AM 6,593 Views 12 Comments

The Ireland goalkeeper insists the Boys in Green will bounce back from Tuesday night’s disappointment.

# reflections - Sunday 12 November, 2017

'We might have to score two... we'll have to show a bit more creativity'
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From The42
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'We might have to score two... we'll have to show a bit more creativity'

Nov 12th 2017, 8:15 AM 5,717 Views 5 Comments

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill feels his side can improve on last night’s display in Copenhagen.

# reflections - Thursday 31 August, 2017

McGregor believes a longer training camp would have made the difference
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From The42
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McGregor believes a longer training camp would have made the difference

Aug 31st 2017, 2:40 PM 30,536 Views 60 Comments

“I think for the time we had, 10 weeks in camp, it had to be done this way,” the Dubliner said.

# reflections - Monday 17 October, 2016

'Maybe we should just take a hard look at ourselves' - Kiss downbeat after late Bordeaux blitz
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From The42
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'Maybe we should just take a hard look at ourselves' - Kiss downbeat after late Bordeaux blitz

Oct 17th 2016, 12:15 AM 9,178 Views 6 Comments

Three tries in the final eight minutes condemned Ulster to defeat in France.

# reflections - Friday 14 October, 2016

'Not fighting is hard' - Paddy Holohan on adjusting to life as a former UFC star
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From The42
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'Not fighting is hard' - Paddy Holohan on adjusting to life as a former UFC star

Oct 14th 2016, 6:15 PM 5,817 Views 3 Comments

The popular Dubliner was forced to retire from mixed martial arts this year due to a rare blood disorder.

# reflections - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Steve Nicol on Liverpool's 1990s decline and why he wouldn't like to be a footballer now
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From The42
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Steve Nicol on Liverpool's 1990s decline and why he wouldn't like to be a footballer now

Sep 18th 2016, 7:45 AM 8,981 Views 7 Comments

The Anfield legend won five league titles and one European Cup before standards at the club started to slip.

# reflections - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Gary Speed in Williams' thoughts ahead of Euro 2016 semi
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From The42
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Gary Speed in Williams' thoughts ahead of Euro 2016 semi

Jul 6th 2016, 12:12 AM 4,695 Views 4 Comments

The Dragons captain and boss Chris Coleman paid tribute to the nation’s former boss.

# reflections - Monday 23 May, 2016

Cork say 'marquee forwards' didn't perform but Cadogan blameless in Tipp collapse
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From The42
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Cork say 'marquee forwards' didn't perform but Cadogan blameless in Tipp collapse

May 23rd 2016, 4:00 PM 10,136 Views 7 Comments

Cork selector Pat Ryan has been speaking about Sunday’s nine-point defeat.

# reflections - Monday 9 May, 2016

Pat's toothless without Fagan and the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division talking points
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From The42
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Pat's toothless without Fagan and the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division talking points

May 9th 2016, 6:04 PM 3,760 Views 0 Comments

Cork City’s Sean Maguire also features, while we look at how Dundalk’s title challenge compares to this time last season.

# reflections - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Grand National-winning trainer pays tribute to his late son in emotional interview
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From The42
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Grand National-winning trainer pays tribute to his late son in emotional interview

Apr 16th 2016, 10:07 AM 29,091 Views 5 Comments

Mouse Morris’ 30-year-old son Christopher was tragically found dead in his apartment in Argentina last June.

# reflections - Friday 1 April, 2016

Di Maria criticises Van Gaal: 'I started a game in one position, then the next game in another'
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From The42
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Di Maria criticises Van Gaal: 'I started a game in one position, then the next game in another'

Apr 1st 2016, 5:35 PM 5,643 Views 18 Comments

No regrets about leaving Old Trafford for the PSG star.

# reflections - Monday 15 February, 2016

Joe Schmidt: 'We don't feel that we're too far away'
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From The42
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Joe Schmidt: 'We don't feel that we're too far away'

Feb 15th 2016, 5:03 PM 6,400 Views 16 Comments

The Ireland head coach is aiming to rally his troops this week after Saturday’s disappointment in Paris.

# reflections - Monday 30 November, 2015

Donal Óg Cusack: 'There always needs to be friction between players and administrators'
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From The42
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Donal Óg Cusack: 'There always needs to be friction between players and administrators'

Nov 30th 2015, 5:05 PM 8,094 Views 3 Comments

The former Cork goalkeeper stepped away from the GPA recently.

# reflections - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Donal Óg Cusack on THAT call from Clare and stepping down as GPA chairman
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From The42
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Donal Óg Cusack on THAT call from Clare and stepping down as GPA chairman

Nov 21st 2015, 7:00 AM 15,141 Views 20 Comments

The former Cork goalkeeper has been about his new role alongside former foe Davy Fitzgerald in Clare.

# reflections - Sunday 20 September, 2015

The weather, the case for the defence and the rest of today's final talking points
# Jacks Are Back
From The42
# Jacks Are Back

The weather, the case for the defence and the rest of today's final talking points

Sep 20th 2015, 7:15 PM 5,913 Views 7 Comments

It was a blue Sunday once again at HQ.

# reflections - Sunday 5 July, 2015

5 talking points from Kilkenny's Leinster hurling final victory over Galway
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From The42
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5 talking points from Kilkenny's Leinster hurling final victory over Galway

Jul 5th 2015, 7:26 PM 8,256 Views 0 Comments

The Cats retained their provincial crown with a seven-point victory.

# reflections - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

How the football world reacted to Blatter's departure
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From The42
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How the football world reacted to Blatter's departure

Jun 3rd 2015, 6:00 PM 5,005 Views 1 Comment

Football Association chairman Greg Dyke was fully behind the decision, saying so in a statement on its official website.

# reflections - Monday 25 May, 2015

Bill O'Herlihy: A consummate broadcaster whose humility and warmth shone through
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From The42
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Bill O'Herlihy: A consummate broadcaster whose humility and warmth shone through

May 25th 2015, 4:03 PM 21,969 Views 28 Comments

The TV presenter and journalist has died at the age of 76.

# reflections - Friday 17 April, 2015

John Giles says 'resentment' stopped him succeeding at Shamrock Rovers
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From The42
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John Giles says 'resentment' stopped him succeeding at Shamrock Rovers

Apr 17th 2015, 3:08 PM 6,358 Views 4 Comments

The Leeds legend and RTÉ pundit recalled his time at the helm of the Irish side on Off the Ball.

# reflections - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

'We should have got to 3 tournaments at least' - David Connolly has regrets about Ireland career
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From The42
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'We should have got to 3 tournaments at least' - David Connolly has regrets about Ireland career

Mar 11th 2015, 6:00 AM 5,264 Views 2 Comments

The former West Ham and Feyenoord striker also revealed he had been in touch with Conor O’Shea at Harlequins.

# reflections - Friday 3 October, 2014

IKEA has invented a mirror that literally says nice things about you
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From The Daily Edge
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IKEA has invented a mirror that literally says nice things about you

Oct 3rd 2014, 6:00 PM 17,039 Views 13 Comments

Actually life-changing.

# reflections - Friday 1 August, 2014

'The end of an era': Where did it all go wrong for Spain at the World Cup?
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From The42
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'The end of an era': Where did it all go wrong for Spain at the World Cup?

Aug 1st 2014, 7:25 AM 3,824 Views 4 Comments

Gaizka Mendieta and Guillem Balague give their thoughts on the Spanish team’s failure one month on.

# reflections - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

When Roy met John, the All Blacks & hurling replays - I wish I was there in 2013
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

When Roy met John, the All Blacks & hurling replays - I wish I was there in 2013

Dec 24th 2013, 8:00 AM 10,899 Views 11 Comments

Our writers on the sporting events they would have loved to witness in 2013.

# reflections - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

VIDEO: Jose Mourinho's first interview since joining Chelsea
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From The42
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VIDEO: Jose Mourinho's first interview since joining Chelsea

Jun 4th 2013, 9:36 AM 2,037 Views 2 Comments

The manager said it only took him “five minutes” to make the decision to rejoin the club.

# reflections - Sunday 2 June, 2013

6 things we've learned so far from Craig Bellamy's autobiography
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From The42
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6 things we've learned so far from Craig Bellamy's autobiography

Jun 2nd 2013, 3:33 PM 6,632 Views 6 Comments

The Welsh player recalls that infamous golf club incident and his problems with Alan Shearer.

# reflections - Saturday 27 April, 2013

10 things we learned from Paul Kimmage's interview on Marian
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From The42
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10 things we learned from Paul Kimmage's interview on Marian

Apr 27th 2013, 9:00 PM 25,845 Views 16 Comments

The former cyclist and acclaimed journalist was on the RTE Radio 1 show earlier today.

# reflections - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Analysis: It's David's night, not Ronaldo's at Bernabeu
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From The42
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Analysis: It's David's night, not Ronaldo's at Bernabeu

Feb 14th 2013, 8:02 AM 7,069 Views 13 Comments

United’s much-maligned goalkeeper produced a superb performance last night to earn his side a draw.

# reflections - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Cricket: Australia's Ponting bows out on his terms
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From The42
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Cricket: Australia's Ponting bows out on his terms

Nov 29th 2012, 1:31 PM 481 Views 0 Comments

Almost exactly 17 years since his debut, the 37-year-old is retiring from Test cricket.

# reflections - Friday 28 September, 2012

Cody and Cunningham set for round two
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From The42
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Cody and Cunningham set for round two

Sep 28th 2012, 12:33 PM 1,027 Views 0 Comments

So what did the Kilkenny and Galway managers make of events in the recent drawn All-Ireland final?

# reflections - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Treacy: 'The government have provided very significant funds over the last four years and we hope that will continue'
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From The42
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Treacy: 'The government have provided very significant funds over the last four years and we hope that will continue'

Aug 14th 2012, 8:00 AM 5,045 Views 38 Comments

The CEO also hit back at critics of the Irish athletes’ efforts.

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