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#Retirement

# retirement - This week 4th December 2022 - 9th December 2022

Fighting fires on and off the pitch, Lyndsey Davey encapsulated all that is good about the game
# Capital Loss
From The42
# Capital Loss

Fighting fires on and off the pitch, Lyndsey Davey encapsulated all that is good about the game

Mon 7:00 PM 2,874 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin great announced her inter-county retirement over the weekend.

# retirement - This year 2022

Former England rugby captain Chris Robshaw retires
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Former England rugby captain Chris Robshaw retires

Oct 21st 2022, 5:44 PM 7,159 Views 4 Comments

The 36-year-old made his Test debut in 2009 and went on to win 66 international caps.

Ex-France international Ribery set to retire at 39
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

Ex-France international Ribery set to retire at 39

Oct 8th 2022, 3:46 PM 5,111 Views 0 Comments

The player’s agent Davide Lippi told AFP that the veteran will ‘very likely’ end his career.

Neil McGee calls time on Donegal career
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

Neil McGee calls time on Donegal career

Sep 29th 2022, 9:22 AM 5,887 Views 2 Comments

The 36-year-old goes down as one of Donegal’s most successful footballers.

Proposals on pension age to go to Cabinet before budget, says minister
# Fine Gael Think-In
# Fine Gael Think-In

Proposals on pension age to go to Cabinet before budget, says minister

Sep 9th 2022, 3:45 PM 29,573 Views 21 Comments

The recommendation on the pension age has been delayed since April.

England's record goalscorer retires from football after Euro 2022 win
# Finish On A High
From The42
# Finish On A High

England's record goalscorer retires from football after Euro 2022 win

Aug 22nd 2022, 4:27 PM 3,748 Views 0 Comments

Ellen White scored 52 goals in 113 international appearances.

Poll: At what age would you like to retire?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: At what age would you like to retire?

Jul 23rd 2022, 9:57 AM 57,771 Views 105 Comments

The State pension age is currently 66.

Gloucester lock Ed Slater will 'meet challenge head-on' after motor neurone disease diagnosis
# Up For The Fight
From The42
# Up For The Fight

Gloucester lock Ed Slater will 'meet challenge head-on' after motor neurone disease diagnosis

Jul 22nd 2022, 1:31 PM 6,316 Views 5 Comments

The 33-year-old announced his retirement with immediate effect yesterday.

Proposals on possible pension age increase to go to Govt before summer recess, says minister
# Retirement
# Retirement

Proposals on possible pension age increase to go to Govt before summer recess, says minister

Jun 8th 2022, 2:47 PM 36,264 Views 50 Comments

The Pensions Commission has recommended a gradual increase in the qualification age from 66 to 68 over the next 17 years.

Celtic legend Scott Brown announces retirement
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Celtic legend Scott Brown announces retirement

May 8th 2022, 11:21 AM 5,258 Views 4 Comments

The midfielder won 22 domestic honours with the Glasgow giants, including nine successive league titles.

'No regrets' as French full-back announces retirement
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

'No regrets' as French full-back announces retirement

Apr 30th 2022, 10:55 AM 10,009 Views 3 Comments

Maxime Medard has confirmed that he will be hanging up his boots at the end of the season.

Proposals on State pension age to be brought to Govt 'very soon', says minister
# Pension Age
# Pension Age

Proposals on State pension age to be brought to Govt 'very soon', says minister

Apr 27th 2022, 5:26 PM 26,145 Views 20 Comments

The Pension Commission has recommended that the State pension age should rise to 67 by 2031.

‘I’ve had a good run’ – Warnock announces managerial retirement after 42 years
# End Of The Road
From The42
# End Of The Road

‘I’ve had a good run’ – Warnock announces managerial retirement after 42 years

Apr 9th 2022, 2:47 PM 6,172 Views 1 Comment

Warnock oversaw a record 1,603 matches as a manager.

750,000 workers set to be auto-enrolled in new pensions scheme by early 2024
# Cabinet
# Cabinet

750,000 workers set to be auto-enrolled in new pensions scheme by early 2024

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 12:50 PM 38,650 Views 51 Comments

Auto-enrolment was initially meant to start this year but due to the pandemic the roll out was delayed.

Former Fine Gael party secretary to take claim over being forced to retire at 65
# WRC
# WRC

Former Fine Gael party secretary to take claim over being forced to retire at 65

Feb 28th 2022, 7:15 PM 30,570 Views 0 Comments

The party will face the Workplace Relations Commission on Thursday morning.

Opinion: Government is missing the links between the housing crisis and growing pension problem
# Pensions
# Pensions

Opinion: Government is missing the links between the housing crisis and growing pension problem

Feb 4th 2022, 7:00 PM 21,740 Views 35 Comments

Rory McNab says Ireland’s unaffordable housing means a whole generation will be without pension cover in years to come.

'Officially hanging up the boots' - Gary Dicker calls time on his playing career
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

'Officially hanging up the boots' - Gary Dicker calls time on his playing career

Jan 25th 2022, 11:09 AM 4,861 Views 0 Comments

The experienced Dubliner, currently on the books of Brighton as a player-coach, says he has ‘lived the dream’.

44-year-old NFL legend Tom Brady addresses retirement rumours
# Doubt
From The42
# Doubt

44-year-old NFL legend Tom Brady addresses retirement rumours

Jan 24th 2022, 9:30 AM 12,319 Views 5 Comments

The veteran was non-committal about his future after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were eliminated from the NFL playoffs.

'People were pleading with me not to go back' - Irish tales of triumph after retirement u-turns
# Never Really Over
From The42
# Never Really Over

'People were pleading with me not to go back' - Irish tales of triumph after retirement u-turns

Jan 23rd 2022, 10:00 AM 18,803 Views 0 Comments

Cork hurling legend Brian Corcoran and Ireland international Áine O’Gorman speak to The42 about why they went back.

Wexford stalwart hangs up the boots after 16 years
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

Wexford stalwart hangs up the boots after 16 years

Jan 15th 2022, 9:27 AM 9,760 Views 1 Comment

Brian Malone made his debut in 2006.

# retirement - Last year 2021

Emotional Sergio Aguero announces retirement from football due to heart condition
# El Kun
From The42
# El Kun

Emotional Sergio Aguero announces retirement from football due to heart condition

Dec 15th 2021, 11:34 AM 43,655 Views 44 Comments

The Barcelona striker, 33, held a press conference to reveal the news this morning.

Galway great Joe Canning retires from inter-county hurling
# Joe Show
From The42
# Joe Show

Galway great Joe Canning retires from inter-county hurling

Jul 28th 2021, 12:55 PM 62,162 Views 63 Comments

It’s the end of an era.

'The hunger and love is no longer the same' - Ireland all-rounder Kevin O'Brien announces ODI retirement
# Stepping Away
From The42
# Stepping Away

'The hunger and love is no longer the same' - Ireland all-rounder Kevin O'Brien announces ODI retirement

Jun 18th 2021, 1:08 PM 2,941 Views 2 Comments

The 37-year-old Dubliner is best remembered for his stunning World Cup century in the win over England in 2011.

Former Man United star Valencia announces retirement
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Former Man United star Valencia announces retirement

May 12th 2021, 9:25 PM 9,389 Views 9 Comments

The Ecuador international won two Premier League titles, an FA Cup, two League Cups, three Community Shields and the Europa League during a 10-year stay at Old Trafford

Osaka's sister Mari retires at 24, saying she 'didn't enjoy' tennis journey
# End Of The Road
From The42
# End Of The Road

Osaka's sister Mari retires at 24, saying she 'didn't enjoy' tennis journey

Mar 11th 2021, 2:34 PM 5,449 Views 0 Comments

Mari is 18 months older than Osaka, and reached a career-high of 280th in the world in 2018.

Sonny Bill Williams hangs up his boots
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

Sonny Bill Williams hangs up his boots

Mar 11th 2021, 7:50 AM 10,075 Views 4 Comments

The two-time World Cup winner says he now wants to concentrate on his boxing career.

'If you'd asked me in 2005 would I be there for 16 years, I'd have said I'd be doing well to be there for six months'
# Keith Higgins
From The42
# Keith Higgins

'If you'd asked me in 2005 would I be there for 16 years, I'd have said I'd be doing well to be there for six months'

Jan 29th 2021, 11:32 AM 6,059 Views 0 Comments

Mayo stalwart Keith Higgins on his inter-county retirement, how ‘lucky’ he was to get so long and his future with the county’s hurlers.

'As much as it came to an abrupt end, it was a bit of a blessing in disguise'
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

'As much as it came to an abrupt end, it was a bit of a blessing in disguise'

Jan 21st 2021, 9:29 PM 34,947 Views 8 Comments

Ex-Munster fullback Sean Scanlon has retired from professional rugby after seven seasons in the Championship.

All-Star defender Barrett becomes latest long-serving Mayo stalwart to retire
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

All-Star defender Barrett becomes latest long-serving Mayo stalwart to retire

Jan 15th 2021, 2:53 PM 8,596 Views 8 Comments

The Belmullet native has called time on his 13-year senior career.

# retirement - All time

'Thanks for all the magic' - tributes paid and moments of brilliance remembered as Connolly calls it a day
# Dermo
From The42
# Dermo

'Thanks for all the magic' - tributes paid and moments of brilliance remembered as Connolly calls it a day

Oct 1st 2020, 3:30 PM 7,815 Views 6 Comments

The Dublin star announced his retirement from inter-county football last night.

Drogheda legend announces retirement from football
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Drogheda legend announces retirement from football

Aug 19th 2020, 10:49 PM 7,197 Views 0 Comments

Sean Brennan is hanging up his boots.

The defender with the most assists in Premier League history retires
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

The defender with the most assists in Premier League history retires

Jul 26th 2020, 7:50 PM 12,221 Views 4 Comments

Leighton Baines has confirmed he is hanging up his boots.

Leinster confirm Barry Daly's retirement from pro rugby at the age of 27
# Moving On
From The42
# Moving On

Leinster confirm Barry Daly's retirement from pro rugby at the age of 27

Updated Jul 7th 2020, 9:31 PM 37,184 Views 16 Comments

The prolific UCD wing will move to the US to continue his education.

Ex-France and Barcelona defender injures knee Wednesday, retires Thursday
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Ex-France and Barcelona defender injures knee Wednesday, retires Thursday

Jun 25th 2020, 11:55 PM 15,243 Views 0 Comments

Jeremy Mathieu is hanging up his boots.

Focus Ireland ordered to pay €22,000 to 68-year-old 'humiliated' mediator for unlawfully retiring him
# WRC
# WRC

Focus Ireland ordered to pay €22,000 to 68-year-old 'humiliated' mediator for unlawfully retiring him

Jun 2nd 2020, 7:08 PM 41,289 Views 28 Comments

Baneham found that McGrath’s role with Focus Ireland “was ended through unlawful and less favourable treatment because of his age”.

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air
# On Air
# On Air

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air

May 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 62,517 Views 21 Comments

The popular broadcaster will present his final Today With Sean O’Rourke show on RTÉ Radio One today.

'I didn't want to go chasing it in France or England, being away from family'
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

'I didn't want to go chasing it in France or England, being away from family'

Apr 16th 2020, 7:30 PM 15,810 Views 7 Comments

Eoin Griffin retired from rugby last year at the age of 28, after playing for Connacht over 100 times.

Elderly patients in Spain found abandoned, sometimes dead, in nursing homes
# Spain
# Spain

Elderly patients in Spain found abandoned, sometimes dead, in nursing homes

Mar 24th 2020, 8:58 AM 77,116 Views 55 Comments

The army has been charged with helping to disinfect retirement homes in Spain.

Helping people 'at their most vulnerable' as a guard and Joe Brolly's loss to the Sunday Game
# To Protect And Serve
From The42
# To Protect And Serve

Helping people 'at their most vulnerable' as a guard and Joe Brolly's loss to the Sunday Game

Mar 15th 2020, 3:19 PM 56,569 Views 15 Comments

Cork legend Tony Davis talks to The42 after his retirement last week.

Nine-time Cork All-Ireland winner confirms retirement from inter-county camogie
# CALLING IT A DAY
From The42
# CALLING IT A DAY

Nine-time Cork All-Ireland winner confirms retirement from inter-county camogie

Mar 13th 2020, 9:58 AM 6,300 Views 1 Comment

‘It’s almost like a really bad break-up because it’s the only thing I’ve known all my life.’

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