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# sliding doors

This year
Drogs star Adegboyega lands Norwich move, while Cork City add English midfielder
A big departure, and a potentially big signing, in the League of Ireland Premier Division relegation battle.
Last year
'I think I changed Joe Schmidt's mind, which is hard to do'
Jamie Hagan told The42 Rugby Weekly Extra podcast about his ‘sliding doors moment’ at Leinster.
'I said, 'Yes' before he could even finish the sentence. I'll be forever grateful'
Cian Prendergast has made a huge impact for Connacht after missing out in Leinster.
'I said f**k this and I quit... and look what happened then' - The rise of Caoimhín Kelleher
The young Liverpool goalkeeper will start tomorrow’s League Cup final at Wembley, but it could all have turned out very differently.
All time
Messi comes on for PSG debut but wantaway Mbappe steals show in victory over Reims
The French star scored both goals in PSG’s victory at Reims.
The year that changed Irish rugby forever
In the 1990s, Irish rugby was a byword for failure, but within six months of the new century a new era had dawned. Twenty years on, The42 reflects on the most important season in Irish rugby history
How to organise your wardrobe space like a pro (and finally fit everything in)
When it comes to chaos and clutter, our wardrobes seem to be the worst culprits. We turned to a professional ‘wardrobe wellness coach’ for advice on how to get a handle on them once and for all.
Operation Benzema: Man Utd only signed Michael Owen after failure to lure Madrid star
The former England striker only moved to Old Trafford because Alex Ferguson was unable to land the Frenchman.
Souness: I rejected chance to sign Schmeichel and Cantona for Liverpool
What might have been at Anfield?
Belfast win a turning point in Munster season, says Kilcoyne as return inter-pro looms
‘There is no point is saying that Saracens is not at the forefront of our minds,” admits the prop.
The hype wasn't quite Jack Grealish but a rugby World Cup winner could have played for Ireland
There wasn’t much fanfare when Lawrence Dallaglio was asked to play in green though.
How can Lucinda get into Government? ... Turns out she could learn a thing or two by watching Borgen
What happens when a former political high-flyer teams up with well-known financial guru to attempt a career reboot? (Article may contain SPOILERS).
D'oh! 22 actors who turned down huge film roles
Life could have been very different.
The sliding door is no match for this dexterous cat
Want to keep this cat out? You’ll have to try harder than that.
Why NYC can't save people from being hit by subways
Sliding doors suggestions would be ‘too complicated and costly’ to implement.