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New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government
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New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government

Aug 14th 2020, 8:15 PM 16,648 Views 21 Comments

The measures were announced this evening.

Emergency aid arrives in Beirut as city reels from massive explosion
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Emergency aid arrives in Beirut as city reels from massive explosion

Aug 6th 2020, 7:05 AM 16,979 Views 13 Comments

Lebanon’s prime minister has called on “friendly countries” to lend their support.

Tiger Woods praises efforts of Black Lives Matter activists as 'fantastic'
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Tiger Woods praises efforts of Black Lives Matter activists as 'fantastic'

Jul 14th 2020, 9:14 PM 3,141 Views 8 Comments

Woods makes his return to professional golf at Memorial this weekend.

Government to provide €70 million Covid-19 funding package for Irish sport
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Government to provide €70 million Covid-19 funding package for Irish sport

Jun 19th 2020, 8:12 PM 15,889 Views 22 Comments

The FAI, the GAA and the IRFU will collectively receive up to €40million.

Free national bereavement support line launched by Irish Hospice Foundation
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Free national bereavement support line launched by Irish Hospice Foundation

Jun 9th 2020, 7:40 AM 6,403 Views 1 Comment

The national freephone service – 1800 80 70 77 – will be available Monday to Friday from 10am to 1pm.

Ex-champ Mayweather to pay for Floyd funeral - report
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Ex-champ Mayweather to pay for Floyd funeral - report

Jun 2nd 2020, 9:43 AM 7,939 Views 3 Comments

The death of the unarmed black man while in police custody has ignited violent reactions across America.

Kaepernick voices support for Minneapolis protesters after killing of George Floyd
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Kaepernick voices support for Minneapolis protesters after killing of George Floyd

May 29th 2020, 8:09 AM 6,649 Views 25 Comments

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback was ostracised by the NFL after his own protest in 2016.

Goodwin urges players to use mental health service to cope with challenges of lockdown
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Goodwin urges players to use mental health service to cope with challenges of lockdown

May 29th 2020, 6:00 AM 2,659 Views 0 Comments

‘The more we talk about it, maybe it lifts that stigma.’

Niall Quinn says FAI must give Stephen Kenny time to bring 'sea-change' to Irish football
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Niall Quinn says FAI must give Stephen Kenny time to bring 'sea-change' to Irish football

Apr 24th 2020, 8:29 PM 5,003 Views 4 Comments

The new Irish manager will begin contacting his players next week.

Recipients of Covid-19 illness benefit who were underpaid will get arrears this week
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Recipients of Covid-19 illness benefit who were underpaid will get arrears this week

Apr 8th 2020, 3:15 PM 23,204 Views 21 Comments

The department said the benefit was paid at the original rate “pending the system being built to apply the increased rate”.

Twitter founder Jack Dorsey pledges over €900 million for Covid-19 relief effort
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Twitter founder Jack Dorsey pledges over €900 million for Covid-19 relief effort

Apr 8th 2020, 7:12 AM 33,468 Views 44 Comments

“Why now? The needs are increasingly urgent, and I want to see the impact in my lifetime,” Dorsey said.

IRFU make €500,000 available to clubs in light of coronavirus disruption
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IRFU make €500,000 available to clubs in light of coronavirus disruption

Mar 24th 2020, 7:18 PM 3,891 Views 29 Comments

The union also confirmed they will put in place a moratorium on all club loan repayments for four months.

There have been 58,000 applications for the Covid-19 unemployment payment
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There have been 58,000 applications for the Covid-19 unemployment payment

Updated Mar 19th 2020, 9:40 PM 47,159 Views 59 Comments

Minister Regina Doherty said 43,000 of those applications have been processed so far.

Coronavirus measures: Retiring gardaí asked to stay on and 325 Garda students to be sworn in

Coronavirus measures: Retiring gardaí asked to stay on and 325 Garda students to be sworn in

Updated Mar 13th 2020, 11:12 AM 75,670 Views 108 Comments

The announcement means that Garda annual leave has been limited and that Garda training has been deferred.

Minister says three pillar banks 'will support businesses' through coronavirus crisis
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Minister says three pillar banks 'will support businesses' through coronavirus crisis

Mar 12th 2020, 5:40 PM 30,059 Views 21 Comments

Heather Humphreys said there will be emergency working capital and payment flexibility on borrowings.

Mourinho on Irish teen Parrott: 'He is a good kid we want to help, not only on the pitch but off it'
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Mourinho on Irish teen Parrott: 'He is a good kid we want to help, not only on the pitch but off it'

Mar 1st 2020, 9:30 PM 60,736 Views 25 Comments

The 18-year-old Dubliner came off the bench in the final minutes for Tottenham’s clash with Wolves.

'Disgraceful anti-Irish and sectarian abuse' - Support for James McClean after latest controversy
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'Disgraceful anti-Irish and sectarian abuse' - Support for James McClean after latest controversy

Jan 13th 2020, 4:18 PM 30,325 Views 107 Comments

Kick it Out have defended the player after the latest incident in this weekend’s match between Stoke and Millwall.

PFA statement condemns 'vile abuse' of Ireland international James McClean
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PFA statement condemns 'vile abuse' of Ireland international James McClean

Jan 3rd 2020, 11:53 AM 22,069 Views 28 Comments

‘It has become clear that this type of abuse is on the rise and is becoming a weekly occurrence for James.’

Over 1,700 Irish citizens abroad required help due to arrests, kidnappings and deaths in 2019, figures show
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Over 1,700 Irish citizens abroad required help due to arrests, kidnappings and deaths in 2019, figures show

Jan 1st 2020, 6:00 AM 10,945 Views 5 Comments

Some citizens required supports during Hong Kong protests and terrorists attacks in Kenya.

'I don't think he deserved to come off' - Kean substitution criticised
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'I don't think he deserved to come off' - Kean substitution criticised

Dec 17th 2019, 9:20 AM 6,469 Views 0 Comments

The Sky Sports analyst felt the Everton youngster was harshly treated by caretaker boss Duncan Ferguson.

International footballers' union backs Irish amateur player banned for social media comments
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International footballers' union backs Irish amateur player banned for social media comments

Dec 11th 2019, 3:00 PM 35,823 Views 17 Comments

The player believes he was suspended for criticising the League’s support of John Delaney, a claim the League denies.

Gareth Bale defended after controversial 'Wales, golf, Madrid' celebration
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Gareth Bale defended after controversial 'Wales, golf, Madrid' celebration

Nov 22nd 2019, 9:47 AM 9,370 Views 4 Comments

The Real Madrid forward’s agent responded to criticism of the player.

'It was more to do with a friendship. I wanted him to be happy in his decision'
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'It was more to do with a friendship. I wanted him to be happy in his decision'

Updated Nov 13th 2019, 3:24 PM 23,820 Views 5 Comments

Lee Chin sheds some light on his close relationship with Wexford boss Davy Fitzgerald.

Turkey defends footballers over controversial goal celebration
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Turkey defends footballers over controversial goal celebration

Oct 15th 2019, 5:44 PM 11,876 Views 12 Comments

Players were seen as supporting the country’s current military operation in Syria.

Arsenal boss defends under-fire €81 million star
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Arsenal boss defends under-fire €81 million star

Oct 3rd 2019, 2:07 PM 7,622 Views 7 Comments

Unai Emery insists the club’s record signing, Nicolas Pepe, will come good.

Arsenal captain Xhaka showed 'big commitment'
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Arsenal captain Xhaka showed 'big commitment'

Sep 30th 2019, 11:50 PM 4,792 Views 3 Comments

Unai Emery praised the midfielder after his performance in a 1-1 Premier League draw at Manchester United.

'Joe is an excellent coach and we have full belief in him' - Sexton
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'Joe is an excellent coach and we have full belief in him' - Sexton

Sep 30th 2019, 2:00 AM 8,438 Views 44 Comments

The Ireland head coach has always had his critics.

Dortmund back under-fire captain after TV outburst
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Dortmund back under-fire captain after TV outburst

Sep 28th 2019, 12:01 AM 9,051 Views 1 Comment

Marco Reus was fuming when the team conceded a late own goal.

Criticism of Ireland striker McGoldrick is 'ridiculous,' says Sheffield United boss
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Criticism of Ireland striker McGoldrick is 'ridiculous,' says Sheffield United boss

Sep 23rd 2019, 1:53 PM 9,504 Views 3 Comments

Chris Wilder says fans must fully support all the club’s players.

Emery defends Xhaka after heavy criticism of Spurs display
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Emery defends Xhaka after heavy criticism of Spurs display

Sep 2nd 2019, 3:32 PM 3,924 Views 2 Comments

The midfielder conceded a penalty against Tottenham with a poor challenge.

'Referees need to protect James' - Giggs weighs in on 'dive' against Wolves
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'Referees need to protect James' - Giggs weighs in on 'dive' against Wolves

Aug 22nd 2019, 1:17 PM 7,784 Views 17 Comments

The Man United player was booked for simulation following a challenge from Joao Moutinho.

‘Alisson made mistakes as well’ – Adrian backed by Liverpool team-mate
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‘Alisson made mistakes as well’ – Adrian backed by Liverpool team-mate

Aug 19th 2019, 9:26 PM 7,156 Views 1 Comment

Georginio Wijnaldum has no concerns when it comes to a back-up goalkeeper at Anfield.

'Tammy needs to keep his head up' – Lampard
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'Tammy needs to keep his head up' – Lampard

Aug 14th 2019, 11:55 PM 10,382 Views 12 Comments

The 21-year-old’s missed spot-kick proved to be the difference in Wednesday’s UEFA Super Cup defeat to Liverpool.

Lampard: Solskjaer criticism has been harsh
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Lampard: Solskjaer criticism has been harsh

Aug 9th 2019, 5:59 PM 12,360 Views 9 Comments

Chelsea boss backed his Man United counterpart ahead of Sunday’s Premier League clash.

Man United legend Ferdinand backs Harry Maguire to thrive
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Man United legend Ferdinand backs Harry Maguire to thrive

Aug 7th 2019, 10:46 PM 4,894 Views 10 Comments

The world’s most expensive defender is under pressure to succeed at Old Trafford.

'If the manager hasn't signed anyone then he knows better than everyone else' - Henderson
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'If the manager hasn't signed anyone then he knows better than everyone else' - Henderson

Aug 6th 2019, 12:05 AM 11,158 Views 10 Comments

Liverpool have added just teenagers Sepp Van Den Berg and Harvey Elliott this summer.

Woman at centre of alleged abuse 'horror story' tells judge she needs future supports
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Woman at centre of alleged abuse 'horror story' tells judge she needs future supports

Jun 24th 2019, 5:51 PM 30,089 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old has told the court she will need support to assist her in dealing with criminal proceedings brought against her alleged attackers.

Uninspiring Gibraltar performance won't affect team's link with the public - Seamus Coleman
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Uninspiring Gibraltar performance won't affect team's link with the public - Seamus Coleman

Jun 11th 2019, 12:15 PM 9,429 Views 11 Comments

The Irish captain admitted his side weren’t patient enough on the ball in a dreary 2-0 qualifier win.

Premier League welcome Raheem Sterling's offer to tackle racism
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Premier League welcome Raheem Sterling's offer to tackle racism

May 23rd 2019, 1:41 PM 4,777 Views 4 Comments

The 24-year-old wants the introduction of stronger punishments when incidents occur.

Man United confirm they will back Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for 'fresh start'
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Man United confirm they will back Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for 'fresh start'

May 16th 2019, 3:17 PM 27,074 Views 88 Comments

The Norwegian coach was only appointed on a permanent basis in March.