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#Role Model

# role-model - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

Australian Cavallo becomes first A-League player to come out as gay
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Australian Cavallo becomes first A-League player to come out as gay

Oct 27th 2021, 8:15 AM 19,719 Views 10 Comments

“I’m a footballer and I’m gay,” the 21-year-old declared on social media.

# role-model - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Hole-in-one, looking up to POC, and physical battles - Hill's rise to the Lions
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Hole-in-one, looking up to POC, and physical battles - Hill's rise to the Lions

Jul 1st 2021, 10:00 PM 7,950 Views 1 Comment

The England lock gets a start for the Lions this weekend.

# role-model - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

'Denis Leamy has been extremely good to me - taking me under his wing'
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From The42
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'Denis Leamy has been extremely good to me - taking me under his wing'

Jun 15th 2021, 7:08 AM 9,679 Views 3 Comments

Ireland Under 20 captain Alex Kendellen is thriving on and off the pitch under Leamy’s tutelage.

# role-model - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Fellow Holywood graduate flattered by Rory McIlroy comparisons
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Fellow Holywood graduate flattered by Rory McIlroy comparisons

Apr 28th 2021, 4:58 PM 5,040 Views 0 Comments

Tom McKibbin is keeping the advice he has received from the star close to his chest.

# role-model - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Rivalry set aside as Liverpool boss Klopp heaps praise on Rashford for school meals drive
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Rivalry set aside as Liverpool boss Klopp heaps praise on Rashford for school meals drive

Oct 24th 2020, 11:21 AM 8,160 Views 3 Comments

‘What Marcus has started is absolutely incredible. I don’t know him but even I am proud of him.’

# role-model - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

'You go through the suffering of being stared at, looked at, pointed at, but at the end of the day, you’re you'
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'You go through the suffering of being stared at, looked at, pointed at, but at the end of the day, you’re you'

Dec 24th 2019, 7:01 AM 29,565 Views 6 Comments

Nicole Turner on growing up with dwarfism and winning a bronze medal at the World Championships earlier this year.

# role-model - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

'A lot of us have a platform to be more socially conscious. I'd love to see the lads doing even more'
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From The42
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'A lot of us have a platform to be more socially conscious. I'd love to see the lads doing even more'

Aug 27th 2019, 6:05 AM 29,721 Views 3 Comments

Dublin midfielder Michael Darragh Macauley on his life off the field.

# role-model - Thursday 11 July, 2019

The Ireland youngster aiming to follow in Liam Miller's footsteps
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The Ireland youngster aiming to follow in Liam Miller's footsteps

Jul 11th 2019, 6:00 AM 10,915 Views 1 Comment

Tyreik Wright is set to represent the Boys in Green in the U19 Euros.

# role-model - Friday 21 June, 2019

Smiles and belts all round as Katie Taylor visits Temple Street
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Smiles and belts all round as Katie Taylor visits Temple Street

Jun 21st 2019, 4:36 PM 13,278 Views 25 Comments

The Bray boxer was today announced as an official ambassador for the hospital.

# role-model - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

The Irishman who dreams of emulating Virgil van Dijk
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The Irishman who dreams of emulating Virgil van Dijk

May 1st 2019, 12:01 AM 15,672 Views 1 Comment

Norwich’s Andrew Omobamidele is getting ready to represent his country at the U17 Euros.

# role-model - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Sterling sends touching letter to young victim of racist abuse
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Sterling sends touching letter to young victim of racist abuse

Jan 10th 2019, 9:14 PM 4,016 Views 2 Comments

‘Speaking up isn’t easy, but easy never changed anything’.

# role-model - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Nephew of a Wallaby wing, Monty Ioane now making his own name in Pro14
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Nephew of a Wallaby wing, Monty Ioane now making his own name in Pro14

Sep 22nd 2018, 9:00 AM 8,528 Views 5 Comments

The 23-year-old Aussie wing is a crucial player for the ever-improving Benetton.

# role-model - Monday 27 August, 2018

'He is an inspirational manager' – Under-fire Man Utd boss Mourinho earns praise from Pochettino
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'He is an inspirational manager' – Under-fire Man Utd boss Mourinho earns praise from Pochettino

Aug 27th 2018, 8:47 AM 4,070 Views 1 Comment

Jose Mourinho is under pressure at Man United following a tumultuous pre-season.

# role-model - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Constance Markievicz to be formally honoured at House of Commons today
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Constance Markievicz to be formally honoured at House of Commons today

Jul 18th 2018, 10:38 AM 49,856 Views 63 Comments

A portrait of the former Sinn Fein MP is set to be presented to the British Parliament later today.

# role-model - Sunday 24 June, 2018

'He can do what 1,000 scholars cannot do'
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From The42
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'He can do what 1,000 scholars cannot do'

Jun 24th 2018, 8:15 AM 8,841 Views 12 Comments

In addition to his miraculous goal-scoring feats, Mo Salah’s cultural impact should not be underestimated.

# role-model - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Here's why Vogue's cover story with Amal Clooney is so important
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Here's why Vogue's cover story with Amal Clooney is so important

Apr 12th 2018, 6:01 PM 11,841 Views 1 Comment

If you don’t already love her, this interview will win you over

# role-model - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

'People coming up to you in the street is nice reward for all the hard work'
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'People coming up to you in the street is nice reward for all the hard work'

Mar 22nd 2016, 1:00 PM 4,506 Views 2 Comments

Sophie Spence is enjoying the limelight but remains focused on bringing women’s rugby to a new level.

# role-model - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

'Call me out for being a bad analyst but not for being a woman talking about a man's game'
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'Call me out for being a bad analyst but not for being a woman talking about a man's game'

Nov 3rd 2015, 5:27 PM 14,906 Views 16 Comments

Anna Geary is settling into life after inter-county camogie and has become a big hit on RTÉ.

# role-model - Thursday 17 July, 2014

'Have the courage to be yourself' - Michael Sam's moving awards speech
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'Have the courage to be yourself' - Michael Sam's moving awards speech

Jul 17th 2014, 1:05 PM 3,498 Views 1 Comment

The NFL’s first openly gay player delivered inspiring words at the ESPY ceremony last night.

# role-model - Monday 6 May, 2013

Higdon arrested hours after being named Scotland's Player of the Year
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Higdon arrested hours after being named Scotland's Player of the Year

May 6th 2013, 11:18 AM 2,382 Views 1 Comment

The 29-year-old was arrested for an alleged assault in the early hours this morning.

# role-model - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

'Strong, successful teams are built around players like Isa Nacewa' - Rob Kearney
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'Strong, successful teams are built around players like Isa Nacewa' - Rob Kearney

Mar 20th 2013, 5:11 PM 3,060 Views 9 Comments

The Leinster fullback believes his team will ‘massively’ miss the presence of the soon-to-retire Kiwi.

# role-model - Thursday 6 December, 2012

VIDEO: 14-year-old Tiger Woods predicts he'll become the Michael Jordan of golf
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VIDEO: 14-year-old Tiger Woods predicts he'll become the Michael Jordan of golf

Dec 6th 2012, 10:56 AM 948 Views 0 Comments

TransWorldSport have dug this candid interview with a young Tiger out of the archives.