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# signings - Today’s News

'An ongoing risk': Hep A outbreak at council site left five Traveller children hospitalised
# Tough Start
# Tough Start

'An ongoing risk': Hep A outbreak at council site left five Traveller children hospitalised

4 hours ago 5,459 Views 0 Comments
  • Noteworthy and The Journal investigate lack of action on Traveller-specific accommodation across Ireland
  • Reporter Cormac Fitzgerald reveals hepatitis A outbreak likely caused by unsanitary conditions at site
  • Children speak about living in overcrowded trailers, waking up freezing and having no green space to play
Funding red tape has led to low output of Traveller-specific accommodation
# Funding Failure
# Funding Failure

Funding red tape has led to low output of Traveller-specific accommodation

4 hours ago 1,537 Views 0 Comments

Noteworthy takes a deep dive into the funding issues that resulted in poor resourcing of housing projects.

# signings - Yesterday’s News

King strikes again for Pat's to leave Dundalk facing relegation battle
# King Billy
From The42
# King Billy

King strikes again for Pat's to leave Dundalk facing relegation battle

6 hours ago 2,154 Views 1 Comment

The Lilywhites are in a fight for their Premier Division status after a 1-0 loss at Richmond Park.

Quiz: Can you finish the lyrics to these popular nightclub songs?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: Can you finish the lyrics to these popular nightclub songs?

6 hours ago 25,605 Views 5 Comments

It’s been a while.

Waterford ease relegation fears with come-from-behind win at Bohemians
# Crucial Win
From The42
# Crucial Win

Waterford ease relegation fears with come-from-behind win at Bohemians

6 hours ago 2,933 Views 3 Comments

Marc Bircham’s side avenged their FAI Cup semi-final defeat with victory at Dalymount Park.

Luke Shaw feels thrashing had been coming as heat rises on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
# Dark Day
From The42
# Dark Day

Luke Shaw feels thrashing had been coming as heat rises on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Updated 6 hours ago 30,372 Views 37 Comments

Liverpool’s biggest ever Old Trafford win compounded poor recent performances and will test the United hierarchy’s support of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

Barca and Boca Juniors to play Maradona Cup in Saudi Arabia
# Commemoration
From The42
# Commemoration

Barca and Boca Juniors to play Maradona Cup in Saudi Arabia

7 hours ago 3,413 Views 6 Comments

The clubs’ legendary player will be commemorated with a special game in December.

Celtic send their best wishes to former boss Wim Jansen
# Dementia
From The42
# Dementia

Celtic send their best wishes to former boss Wim Jansen

7 hours ago 6,449 Views 0 Comments

The Dutchman has been diagnosed with dementia.

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

8 hours ago 8,623 Views 2 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

American businessman Chris Kirchner announces his interest in buying Derby County
# Rescue Act
From The42
# Rescue Act

American businessman Chris Kirchner announces his interest in buying Derby County

9 hours ago 5,411 Views 0 Comments

The Rams went into administration last month and have appealed against the 12-point penalty handed out by the English Football League.

# signings - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Kidney brings Redmond and ex-Munster prop Parker to London Irish
# Signings
From The42
# Signings

Kidney brings Redmond and ex-Munster prop Parker to London Irish

Oct 6th 2021, 6:55 PM 8,886 Views 0 Comments

The Exiles have added to their squad ahead of Saturday’s game against Leicester Tigers in the Premiership.

# signings - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Connacht happy with depth for next season but Buckley injury a concern
# Options
From The42
# Options

Connacht happy with depth for next season but Buckley injury a concern

Jun 3rd 2021, 6:45 AM 5,460 Views 5 Comments

Mack Hansen and Leva Fifita will join the province this summer.

# signings - Friday 16 April, 2021

'It was one hour from the deadline and we got the paperwork back from Pretoria'
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

'It was one hour from the deadline and we got the paperwork back from Pretoria'

Apr 16th 2021, 10:45 AM 22,320 Views 0 Comments

Bernard Jackman gave fascinating insight into rugby recruitment on The42 Rugby Weekly.

# signings - Friday 22 January, 2021

Jurgen Klopp: I don’t have authority to sign players at Liverpool
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Jurgen Klopp: I don’t have authority to sign players at Liverpool

Jan 22nd 2021, 6:04 PM 9,945 Views 10 Comments

The transfer model created at Anfield has had many notable successes but it is not built on always spending large sums.

# signings - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

'It’s a bit like shopping in Aldi as opposed to Brown Thomas'
# Recruitment
From The42
# Recruitment

'It’s a bit like shopping in Aldi as opposed to Brown Thomas'

Updated Jan 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 55,388 Views 12 Comments

Andy Friend says Connacht are always open to good players joining from other provinces.

# signings - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Stade Francais sign former Munster lock Grobler and Tongan fullback Veainu
# Double Coup
From The42
# Double Coup

Stade Francais sign former Munster lock Grobler and Tongan fullback Veainu

Jul 7th 2020, 2:01 PM 5,580 Views 12 Comments

The pair both arrive in the Top 14 from English clubs.

# signings - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

'It’s our job to get the message out about why Munster is so special'
# SUAF
From The42
# SUAF

'It’s our job to get the message out about why Munster is so special'

Jun 24th 2020, 6:30 AM 8,273 Views 58 Comments

CEO Ian Flanagan joined the province last year after years of working in football.

# signings - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Madigan and Mathewson are 'two quality additions' for Ulster
# Signings
From The42
# Signings

Madigan and Mathewson are 'two quality additions' for Ulster

May 20th 2020, 7:46 PM 12,571 Views 78 Comments

The 31-year-old out-half and 34-year-old scrum-half add depth to Dan McFarland’s squad.

# signings - Monday 11 May, 2020

Racing 92 confirm signings of Wallabies Kurtley Beale and Luke Jones
# Incoming
From The42
# Incoming

Racing 92 confirm signings of Wallabies Kurtley Beale and Luke Jones

May 11th 2020, 4:18 PM 6,876 Views 3 Comments

The Australian duo will join a squad that is already littered with quality.

# signings - Thursday 23 April, 2020

'Those two guys are world-class and they give Munster a better chance'
# Big Signings
From The42
# Big Signings

'Those two guys are world-class and they give Munster a better chance'

Apr 23rd 2020, 8:30 PM 17,094 Views 50 Comments

Johne Murphy believes the South African World Cup winners can also be an influence on young players.

# signings - Thursday 20 June, 2019

13 League of Ireland summer transfers that could happen
# Wanted
From The42
# Wanted

13 League of Ireland summer transfers that could happen

Jun 20th 2019, 4:14 PM 8,248 Views 8 Comments

Andy Boyle, Graham Cummins and Neil Farrugia are among the players to feature.

# signings - Monday 6 May, 2019

Connacht still to announce three new signings, including a NIQ player
# Incoming
From The42
# Incoming

Connacht still to announce three new signings, including a NIQ player

May 6th 2019, 6:00 AM 14,918 Views 33 Comments

The western province’s head coach, Andy Friend, confirmed that more announcements are on the way.

# signings - Monday 22 April, 2019

Munster may look at 'short-term' signings but back squad for next season
# Transfer Market
From The42
# Transfer Market

Munster may look at 'short-term' signings but back squad for next season

Apr 22nd 2019, 6:00 AM 15,168 Views 64 Comments

Johann van Graan says ‘it is this group again next season’.

# signings - Monday 7 January, 2019

Munster's Keatley ponders Italian switch as Leicester close in on Taute
# Contracts
From The42
# Contracts

Munster's Keatley ponders Italian switch as Leicester close in on Taute

Jan 7th 2019, 9:40 PM 29,368 Views 45 Comments

Johann van Graan’s squad is likely to see some change ahead of next season.

# signings - Thursday 2 August, 2018

UCD snap up Irish attacker from Reading as Derry City bring in Scottish full-back
# Signings
From The42
# Signings

UCD snap up Irish attacker from Reading as Derry City bring in Scottish full-back

Aug 2nd 2018, 11:04 AM 4,736 Views 1 Comment

Conor Davis and Kevin McHattie have completed moves to the SSE Airtricity League.

# signings - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

North, Carbery, Tomane: All the Pro14 signings for the 2018/19 season
# Incoming
From The42
# Incoming

North, Carbery, Tomane: All the Pro14 signings for the 2018/19 season

Jul 25th 2018, 7:30 PM 16,613 Views 29 Comments

We’ve rounded up all the additions ahead of the upcoming Pro14 campaign.

# signings - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Ron Atkinson on the Desailly controversy, Paul McGrath and his best-ever signings
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Ron Atkinson on the Desailly controversy, Paul McGrath and his best-ever signings

Nov 26th 2016, 10:05 AM 26,310 Views 32 Comments

The former Manchester United manager chats to The42 about an eventful career in football.

# signings - Friday 29 July, 2016

Here’s who the Top 14 clubs have signed for the 2016/17 season
# Transfers
From The42
# Transfers

Here’s who the Top 14 clubs have signed for the 2016/17 season

Jul 29th 2016, 2:51 PM 13,822 Views 6 Comments

As always, a handful of big-name Southern Hemisphere stars have joined the French clubs.

# signings - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Ulster snap up a pair of young out-halves as they look to the future
# Backs To The Future
From The42
# Backs To The Future

Ulster snap up a pair of young out-halves as they look to the future

Apr 6th 2016, 10:29 AM 10,399 Views 14 Comments

Brett Herron has signed from Bath as Jonny McPhillips is upgraded to a development contract.

# signings - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Lam able to increase focus on detail for third year in charge of Connacht
# West Reawakens
From The42
# West Reawakens

Lam able to increase focus on detail for third year in charge of Connacht

Aug 4th 2015, 4:46 PM 5,080 Views 3 Comments

The Samoan and his team are regrouping for another shot at the same targets.

# signings - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Here's who the Pro12 clubs have signed for the 2015/16 season
# Transfers
From The42
# Transfers

Here's who the Pro12 clubs have signed for the 2015/16 season

Jul 23rd 2015, 7:42 PM 11,579 Views 6 Comments

The Irish, Scottish, Welsh and Italian sides have struggled to compete with French and English wealth.

# signings - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Manchester United will sign Darmian, confirms Torino coach
# Signings
From The42
# Signings

Manchester United will sign Darmian, confirms Torino coach

Jul 9th 2015, 8:43 AM 5,378 Views 34 Comments

The Red Devils are on the verge of completing a deal worth up to £14.3 million for the 25-year-old right-back.

# signings - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Here's who the Top 14 clubs have signed for the 2015/16 season
# Transfers
From The42
# Transfers

Here's who the Top 14 clubs have signed for the 2015/16 season

Jul 7th 2015, 12:55 PM 12,907 Views 13 Comments

The French sides absolutely love a bit of recruitment.

# signings - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Just how good could Mourad Boudjellal's Toulon be next season?
# Dream Team
From The42
# Dream Team

Just how good could Mourad Boudjellal's Toulon be next season?

Jun 3rd 2015, 1:30 PM 10,687 Views 22 Comments

It doesn’t look like the Top 14 giant’s European dominance will fade any time soon.

# signings - Friday 22 May, 2015

Wasps could play with an Irish centre pairing next season after confirming 4 new signings
# Buzzing
From The42
# Buzzing

Wasps could play with an Irish centre pairing next season after confirming 4 new signings

May 22nd 2015, 3:03 PM 9,910 Views 7 Comments

Dai Young has recruited two Dubliners with a 10-year age gap.

# signings - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Muliaina, Aki and McCartney to provide Connacht with 'a real injection'
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Muliaina, Aki and McCartney to provide Connacht with 'a real injection'

Oct 7th 2014, 4:28 PM 6,169 Views 4 Comments

Two of the Kiwi trio are still involved in New Zealand’s ITM Cup.

# signings - Saturday 30 August, 2014

O'Connor gets 'second chance' as Australian union bankroll Hunt capture
# JOC
From The42
# JOC

O'Connor gets 'second chance' as Australian union bankroll Hunt capture

Aug 30th 2014, 11:31 AM 6,562 Views 1 Comment

The ARU have revealed their financial assistance to the Reds in securing the former AFL and NRL player.

# signings - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Here’s who the Premiership clubs have signed for the 2014/15 season
# Transfers
From The42
# Transfers

Here’s who the Premiership clubs have signed for the 2014/15 season

Jul 16th 2014, 7:30 AM 9,037 Views 8 Comments

We’ve rounded up all the business done on the transfer market in England this summer.

# signings - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

All Blacks out-half Aaron Cruden is off the post-RWC2015 transfer market
# Sealed
From The42
# Sealed

All Blacks out-half Aaron Cruden is off the post-RWC2015 transfer market

Jun 17th 2014, 1:17 PM 7,376 Views 2 Comments

The 25-year-old has signed a new contract which will see him stay in New Zealand until 2017.

# signings - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

O'Connor: Leinster need 'five or six players' to challenge Toulon's European dominance
# Higher Powers
From The42
# Higher Powers

O'Connor: Leinster need 'five or six players' to challenge Toulon's European dominance

Jun 3rd 2014, 2:13 PM 4,801 Views 39 Comments

The former Tigers coach has also promised his side will play ‘better footy’ over the next 12 months.

# signings - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Fergie - 8 signings to remember and 8 signings to forget
# Fergie Time
From The42
# Fergie Time

Fergie - 8 signings to remember and 8 signings to forget

May 8th 2013, 1:51 PM 7,639 Views 19 Comments

From Keane to Kleberson, Ronaldo to Ricardo and Van Persie to Veron.

# signings - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Shamrock Rovers signal title intent by signing Quigley and O'Connor
# Double Trouble
From The42
# Double Trouble

Shamrock Rovers signal title intent by signing Quigley and O'Connor

Nov 18th 2012, 12:39 PM 1,605 Views 0 Comments

New Hoops boss Trevor Croly has pulled off a transfer coup by snatching the PFAI Player of the Year from Sligo.