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# Scouting

Last year
Six Nations around the corner as Ireland players aim to get up to speed
Many of Andy Farrell’s players have had very little rugby in recent months.
All time
How are the Irish provinces' opponents shaping up for Europe?
Bath, Clermont, Stade Français, and Wasps provide the opposition this weekend.
Springboks name three new caps as Lions warm-up begins with Georgia clash
The World Cup winners haven’t played a Test match in 19 months.
Farrell watching closely as Irish provinces head into final weeks of season
Ireland will take on Japan and the US in Dublin in July.
Lions coaches to attend as Ulster and Leicester big guns get last shot
Warren Gatland will name his Lions squad next Thursday.
Chelsea staff 'turned blind eye' to sexual abuse
An independent report found that the club’s former chief scout was able to operate ‘unchallenged’, abusing boys in the 1970s.
McCarthy says he is 'keeping an eye' on Dundalk's Hoban as he hails Shane Long's form
Robbie Keane was at Oriel Park on Friday night to watch the Lilywhites record goalscorer in action.
Scouting Ireland receives 80 phone calls from people identifying as victims
71 alleged abusers and 108 alleged victims were identified by the organisation last week following a historic review.
DPP file to be prepared after Gardaí arrest man (70s) involved in scouting over alleged sexual offences
The man was arrested this morning in Co Cork by Gardaí and released this evening.
Tusla sets up helpline in wake of reports of 71 alleged abusers in Scouting Ireland review
It comes after Minister Katherine Zappone revealed the findings earlier this week.
A second South African prospect joins up with Munster's academy
Outside centre Matt More broke a try-scoring record for his school last year.
Hook Head tragedy: 'Aoife's death left such a huge void in our lives'
Aoife Winterlich died tragically in a scouting accident at Hook Head.
Kennelly to use International Rules to find AFL's next big Irish star
The former Kerry and Sydney Swan player will help host a combine around this weekend’s test.
Gay scout pulled out of race for top role after receiving e-mail full of 'insinuations and threats'
Kiernan Gildea received the anonymous e-mail on the eve of the National Council in April.
Rugby Championship weekend to provide food for thought for Ireland
New Zealand, Argentina, South Africa and Australia are all potential World Cup opponents.
O'Neill and Keane to attend five games in four days
St Mary’s, Celtic Park and White Hart Lane are among the grounds being visited on a busy few days for the duo.
Man Utd linked with Toni Kroos as David Moyes pictured at Bayern game
The United boss bumped into Munich president Uli Hoeness and German coach Joachim Loew last night.
Juventus midfielder Marchisio scores as David Moyes goes scouting in Italy
The Manchester United boss was reportedly looking at Caliagri defender Davide Astori.
Keane scouts five Irishmen as Baines saves Everton at the death
Ireland’s assistant manager is at the Britannia Stadium while his boss is taking in Crystal Palace v Norwich City.
Irish veterans roll back the years as O'Neill and Keane scout Championship
Shay Given and Richard Dunne played key roles in 0-0 draws this afternoon.
Six goals and 13 McShane minutes on Roy Keane's scouting trip to Hull
Ireland’s assistant manager had a somewhat wasted journey to the KC Stadium this afternoon.
Analysis: Ireland need to be sharp against Wallabies backs
Joe Schmidt’s team require a marked improvement in defence or else the Australian backs will cause havoc.
US Boy Scouts maintain ban on gay members and leaders
The Boy Scouts of America have cited the support of the ‘vast majority of parents of the youth we serve’.
Stricken former footballer given scouting role by Boro
Former Middlesbrough player Gary Parkinson can not speak or move, but uses his eyes to identify potential transfer targets.