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# standing out

This year
Ireland's man of the match hoping to be in contention for France clash
Will Smallbone caught the eye on his debut against Latvia on Wednesday night.
Last year
Do you agree with our World Cup team of the tournament so far?
France’s Kylian Mbappe and others who have stood out.
Aleksandar Mitrovic makes history in the Championship
The Serbian star became the first player to score 32 goals in the division.
'The kind of leader people follow' - Celtic star lauded for playing through pain
Ange Postecoglou hailed Callum McGregor for his display during the win over Rangers.
Ryan Manning's stunner a highlight as several Irish players on target in EFL
It was also a good day for Will Keane, who scored a brace.
All time
Do you agree with our Premier League team of the season so far?
Liverpool’s Mo Salah and others who have impressed.
Georgie Kelly and Stephen Bradley among the winners at PFAI awards
Gavin Bazunu and Dawson Devoy were also among those recognised.
'He gets us playing' - Praise for Ireland's man of the match
Skipper Conor Coventry had a hand in one goal and scored another as the U21 side overcame Luxembourg.
'What top goalkeepers do' - Ireland's Bazunu impressing at new club
Marcus Harness also caught the eye for Portsmouth before going off injured.
Armagh's Aimee Mackin wins Player of the Month award
The 24-year-old attacker has been an integral part of her side’s All-Ireland SFC Championship campaign.
Ireland's Manning named man of the match in Swansea-Sheffield United stalemate
John Egan and David McGoldrick featured for the Blades.
Paul Pogba and Dele Alli among 10 players shortlisted for Uefa goal of the season
Patrik Schick and Sarah Zadrazil are also some of the contenders looking to win the award.
'England are the team that have impressed me most so far' - Bonucci
The Italy defender was speaking on Tuesday afternoon, prior to the first games in tournament for France, Germany and Portugal.
Support for Wilfried Zaha after he becomes the first Premier League player not to take the knee
The Eagles top goalscorer stood ahead of kick-off in the 1-0 victory against West Brom.
Do you agree with our Premier League team of the season so far?
Liverpool’s Andy Robertson is among those to feature.
Japan star scores hat-trick in Clermont win over Pat Lam's Bristol
Kotaro Matsushima scored three times in the impressive victory.
Jordan Henderson and Ronnie O'Sullivan among 6 nominees for BBC Sports Personality of the Year
Lewis Hamilton is one of three British world champions on the shortlist.
Bohs star rewarded after helping to inspire 4-game winning streak
Danny Grant has been named SSE Airtricity/Soccer Writers’ Association of Ireland Player of the Month for August.
Do you agree with our Irish team of the season?
Sheffield United’s John Egan and others who have impressed over the course of the 2019-20 campaign.
Jordan Henderson 'the leading candidate' for Player of the Year award
Andy Robertson believes his Liverpool team-mate deserves the accolade.
'He’s exactly the type of player that we wanted' - Bilic praises Irish international's impact
Callum Robinson enjoyed an eye-catching debut for West Brom.
Glenn Whelan stars as Hearts claim Edinburgh derby victory
Jake Mulraney also completed 90 minutes for the visitors, while Daryl Horgan featured for Hibs.
'I was extremely impressed' - Mick McCarthy singles out Ireland U21 duo for praise
Aaron Connolly and Jayson Molumby both caught the eye in Tallaght on Friday.
'He's been giving out, he hasn't had anything to do in games. Tonight, he was massive for us'
Stephen Bradley praised Alan Mannus for his display in the win over Pat’s.
Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the year?
Ireland international Matt Doherty and Jamie Vardy feature in the starting XI.
Randolph and McGeady among 4 Irish players recognised for their outstanding displays this season
James Collins and Jay O’Shea have also been honoured.
Rashford makes claim for World Cup starting spot as England beat Costa Rica
The Manchester United youngster scored amid a man-of-the-match performance tonight.
'He's got class' - Keane rolls back the years and hits first Indian Super League goal
Teddy Sheringham was full of praise for the former Ireland star afterwards.
Ranking the 15 best players in the 2017 League of Ireland season
Patrick McEleney and other domestic stars who impressed over the past 12 months.
Irish international among the nominees for Championship player of the month
Richard Keogh’s fine form at Derby County has been officially acknowledged.
12 standout players for the 12 Premier Division clubs in 2017
We recognise the individuals who have stood out for all the top-tier sides.
Do you agree with our all-time Irish Premier League XI?
As the Premier League officially turns 25, we look at some of the Boys in Green stars who have graced the top flight in recent years.
After lighting up the League of Ireland, Patrick McEleney named POTM
The 24-year-old has been a key part of some impressive Dundalk performances.
'Last Saturday if we call a spade a spade, he hadn’t a hope of playing' - Lehane's Cork impact
An injury doubt during the week, the Midleton man made a key contribution.
Former Leinster star Gopperth in awards clean sweep
The veteran fly-half was named Aviva Premiership Player of the Season tonight.
2 Irish players included in EFL Team of the Season
Graham Carey and Enda Stevens have been recognised for their superb form.
'You get a bit sluggish, a bit tired, doing nothing all day'
In-form Bray attacker Gary McCabe tells The42 about how a part-time job is helping his game.
6 players who deserve to be nominated for the PFA Player of the Year award
Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic and other stars who have excelled this season.
Former underage GAA star wins League Two Player of the Month
Shay McCartan’s impressive form with Accrington Stanley has been recognised.
Man-of-the-match Darren Randolph delighted with Old Trafford point
The Ireland international performed impressively as West Ham earned a precious point.