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# Second Coming

This year
Celtic reportedly closing in on appointing Brendan Rodgers for second time
The Hoops have been on the hunt for a new boss since Ange Postecoglou’s departure.
Last year
Wales confirm Warren Gatland as new head coach
Wayne Pivac departs the role following a dismal Autumn Nations series.
John Ryan looks set to close in on 200 Munster appearances after returning from Wasps
The 34-year-old is in contention to play against Ulster as he edges closer to the milestone.
All time
Cristiano Ronaldo to make second Manchester United debut against Newcastle
Elsewhere new signing Daniel James is in contention for his full Leeds debut against Liverpool.
Tottenham hold talks with former boss Pochettino about possible return
The 49-year-old, who is currently in charge of Paris St Germain, left Spurs in November 2019 after five years in charge.
'It's never too late' - captaining Kilkenny in an All-Ireland final at 31 after eight years out of camogie
Lucinda Gahan is skippering the Cats for their Croke Park showdown with Galway on Saturday night.
‘I ended up feeling sorry for myself, now I’m ready to take my second chance’
Dave Heffernan is determined to make his mark with Ireland after fearing his international career was over.
'I don’t think I’ve a point to prove' - Randolph plans to keep his place after making West Ham return
Ireland’s first-choice goalkeeper played on Saturday, having joined the Hammers from Middlesbrough three days earlier.
'It’s great to be back contributing and to be playing with Kerry again'
Tommy Walsh is enjoying his return with the Kingdom after it looked like his inter-county career had ended.
Mick McCarthy confirmed as new Ireland manager with Stephen Kenny set to succeed him
The former Ipswich and Sunderland boss has agreed a two-year deal with Association chiefs.
'It speaks volumes for his passion, his drive and his interest in Tipperary hurling'
Ollie Canning and Mattie Murphy both think Liam Sheedy’s return is a huge positive.
Salah, De Bruyne grasp second chance to take Premier League by storm
How Chelsea fans must wish they had remained on the same side.
Former Liverpool striker rediscovering 'love and hunger' for football in Sligo
“People say ‘what’s happened to him?’, but I wouldn’t wish what I went through on my worst enemy.”
Real Manchester United is back again and it's great to see - Ruud Van Nistelrooy
The former United striker believes that the current is a reflection of what the club is all about.
Cristiano Ronaldo 'would like to return to England' - report
A Spanish radio station quotes Ronaldo as saying he would be interested in coming back to England.
DJ Carey's son starts for Kilkenny in All-Ireland final at the Páirc
The two-time Dr. Croke Cup winner will line out for the Cats against Cork.
Done deal: Jermain Defoe is staying in the Premier League
The England striker has signed a three-year deal with Bournemouth.
Luiz set for second Chelsea debut in mouth-watering Friday night clash with Liverpool
Stamford Bridge hosts the Reds this evening.
Newly formed anti-Trump umbrella group confirms protests in Dublin and Clare
A “Trump Not Welcome” umbrella protest group has been set up to protest against the mogul when he lands here on 23 June.
Sean St Ledger debuts for his new MLS club alongside Kevin Doyle
The former Ireland centre-half couldn’t prevent Colorado Rapids losing 1-0, however.
Everyone fell in love with Ciaran McDonald all over again last night
The Mayo icon made a rare TV appearance on Second Captains last night.
Second Captains sign contract extension at the Irish Times
They never go home, those boys.
Ireland looking for vengeance after Lansdowne loss - Courtney Lawes
The England and Northampton lock is looking forward to playing at Twickenham again after two weeks of travel.
Second Captains get green light for another RTÉ TV series
They never go home those boys.
What did you think of last night's Second Captains TV show?
They never go home those boys.
Rafa Benitez talks up Liverpool return
The Anfield legend says he will almost certainly return to the club in the future.
Pope's Twitter account is back in business with this tweet
It is @Pontifex reborn this evening.
Zizou Mark II: Son of Zidane starts training with the Real Madrid first team
Enzo Fernandez could be that rarest of things – the son of a famous footballer who could be just as good as his dad…