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#The Boss

# the-boss - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

'We’ve had a disappointing start, I’m not going to shy away from that'
# The Boss
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# The Boss

'We’ve had a disappointing start, I’m not going to shy away from that'

Wed 4:08 PM 6,597 Views 8 Comments

Graham Rowntree believes Munster’s issues can be fixed very quickly.

# the-boss - Sunday 18 September, 2022

Brighton appoint Italian Roberto De Zerbi as new head coach on four-year deal
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

Brighton appoint Italian Roberto De Zerbi as new head coach on four-year deal

Sep 18th 2022, 8:28 PM 6,577 Views 0 Comments

The 43-year-old former Sassuolo and Shakhtar Donetsk boss agreed final contractual terms late on Sunday afternoon.

# the-boss - Saturday 16 July, 2022

Sublime series success is a momentous achievement for Andy Farrell
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

Sublime series success is a momentous achievement for Andy Farrell

Jul 16th 2022, 10:22 AM 21,907 Views 47 Comments

The Ireland head coach has steered his team to a series victory in New Zealand.

# the-boss - Sunday 6 February, 2022

'Onto the next one' - Farrell a happy man as Ireland look to Paris
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From The42
# The Boss

'Onto the next one' - Farrell a happy man as Ireland look to Paris

Feb 6th 2022, 8:00 AM 25,589 Views 24 Comments

An opening-day victory against Wales tees this Irish side up for a visit to France.

# the-boss - Thursday 27 January, 2022

'The board put it on me saying, 'You're the one to do the job, you're after saying what needs to change'
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

'The board put it on me saying, 'You're the one to do the job, you're after saying what needs to change'

Jan 27th 2022, 5:00 PM 5,652 Views 2 Comments

Shamrock Rovers boss Stephen Bradley is now the longest-serving Shamrock Rovers manager in more than half a century.

# the-boss - Saturday 11 December, 2021

Should he stay or should he go? Van Graan's Munster future up in the air
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

Should he stay or should he go? Van Graan's Munster future up in the air

Dec 11th 2021, 2:59 PM 33,302 Views 46 Comments

Bath are understood to have made an approach for the South African.

# the-boss - Thursday 9 December, 2021

Munster boss Van Graan remains tight-lipped on possible contract extension
# Jvg
From The42
# Jvg

Munster boss Van Graan remains tight-lipped on possible contract extension

Dec 9th 2021, 6:00 AM 6,185 Views 14 Comments

The South African’s current deal expires next summer.

# the-boss - Wednesday 1 December, 2021

Vera Pauw: 'You couldn’t have hoped for anything like this. I'm so incredibly proud'
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

Vera Pauw: 'You couldn’t have hoped for anything like this. I'm so incredibly proud'

Dec 1st 2021, 12:25 AM 4,323 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland boss oversaw a record-breaking 11-0 win over Georgia tonight.

# the-boss - Thursday 2 September, 2021

'I said to her: 'How many more fights have you got?' She looked at me like she was going to kill me'
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

'I said to her: 'How many more fights have you got?' She looked at me like she was going to kill me'

Sep 2nd 2021, 7:00 PM 36,630 Views 7 Comments

Eddie Hearn wants Katie Taylor to headline at Madison Square Garden versus Amanda Serrano, ‘but we’ve got to get it over the f***ing line.’

# the-boss - Thursday 5 August, 2021

'From a South African fan point of view, Rassie can do no wrong'
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

'From a South African fan point of view, Rassie can do no wrong'

Aug 5th 2021, 4:22 PM 12,958 Views 15 Comments

The Springboks director of rugby was discussed on today’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly.

# the-boss - Saturday 3 July, 2021

'It wasn't a mixed bag for me, I'm delighted with the win' - Farrell
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

'It wasn't a mixed bag for me, I'm delighted with the win' - Farrell

Jul 3rd 2021, 6:17 PM 8,366 Views 10 Comments

The Ireland head coach was satisfied with his team’s 39-31 victory over Japan.

# the-boss - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Eddie Jones confident he can turn England's inconsistent form around
# Mate
From The42
# Mate

Eddie Jones confident he can turn England's inconsistent form around

Mar 21st 2021, 7:47 AM 8,920 Views 15 Comments

Ireland were dominant against Jones’ side in Dublin yesterday.

# the-boss - Saturday 13 March, 2021

'They always seem pretty important against Scotland, don’t they?'
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

'They always seem pretty important against Scotland, don’t they?'

Mar 13th 2021, 9:10 AM 4,717 Views 15 Comments

Andy Farrell’s Ireland need to show a complete picture of what they’re about.

# the-boss - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Phil Hogan set for TV interview and expresses hope he can remain as EU Trade Commissioner
# Golfgate
# Golfgate

Phil Hogan set for TV interview and expresses hope he can remain as EU Trade Commissioner

Updated Aug 25th 2020, 5:24 PM 68,215 Views 104 Comments

Ursula von der Leyen had requested further clarifications from Hogan on the golfgate controversy.

# the-boss - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Winning, fresh faces, and his 'ideas man' - Farrell launches the new Ireland era
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

Winning, fresh faces, and his 'ideas man' - Farrell launches the new Ireland era

Jan 23rd 2020, 6:45 AM 30,052 Views 34 Comments

‘I’ll always be myself otherwise I wouldn’t be true to what I believe in.’

# the-boss - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Schmidt confirms he is out as All Blacks invite 26 to apply for head coach job
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

Schmidt confirms he is out as All Blacks invite 26 to apply for head coach job

Nov 6th 2019, 8:45 AM 30,171 Views 21 Comments

Jamie Joseph and Dave Rennie are on the list, with Warren Gatland also believed to be in contention.

# the-boss - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Quiz: How well do you know Bruce Springsteen?
# The Boss
# The Boss

Quiz: How well do you know Bruce Springsteen?

Sep 22nd 2019, 9:00 PM 45,162 Views 15 Comments

A quiz, tougher than the rest…

# the-boss - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Schmidt: 'I know we can get better than that, I know we have to'
# UnderDone
From The42
# UnderDone

Schmidt: 'I know we can get better than that, I know we have to'

Aug 24th 2019, 7:17 PM 13,613 Views 47 Comments

The Ireland head coach admitted his team had come up short in ‘a litany’ of areas.

# the-boss - Friday 24 May, 2019

A first-ever World Cup semi-final the target with Irish rugby in good health
# State Of The Nation
From The42
# State Of The Nation

A first-ever World Cup semi-final the target with Irish rugby in good health

May 24th 2019, 7:31 AM 8,146 Views 18 Comments

David Nucifora believes that increased player movement has been to the benefit of the game in Ireland.

# the-boss - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

IRFU performance director David Nucifora set to sign new contract up to four years
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

IRFU performance director David Nucifora set to sign new contract up to four years

May 14th 2019, 9:45 PM 23,248 Views 36 Comments

The Australian is the key decision-maker in Irish rugby.

# the-boss - Thursday 28 March, 2019

OGS: I've always been stupid or naive enough to dream about Man United job
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

OGS: I've always been stupid or naive enough to dream about Man United job

Mar 28th 2019, 11:50 AM 3,752 Views 1 Comment

Solskjaer was seen as a stop-gap option when recruited as caretaker manager in December, but has reversed United’s fortunes.

# the-boss - Monday 25 March, 2019

'I'm sure there are lots of people who would love to do this. I feel very privileged'
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

'I'm sure there are lots of people who would love to do this. I feel very privileged'

Mar 25th 2019, 4:59 PM 5,314 Views 1 Comment

Leo Cullen says it’s an honour to be asked to stay on as Leinster head coach for another two years.

# the-boss - Saturday 16 February, 2019

'Being over here as a family is special' - Farrell excited to succeed Schmidt
# Future Boss
From The42
# Future Boss

'Being over here as a family is special' - Farrell excited to succeed Schmidt

Feb 16th 2019, 3:08 PM 46,999 Views 39 Comments

The 43-year-old takes over as Ireland head coach after this year’s World Cup.

# the-boss - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

'There’s a decent chance that he'll stay' - IRFU hope Schmidt will re-sign
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From The42
# The Boss

'There’s a decent chance that he'll stay' - IRFU hope Schmidt will re-sign

Jun 19th 2018, 6:00 AM 17,849 Views 19 Comments

The Ireland head coach’s current contract expires after the 2019 World Cup.

# the-boss - Monday 28 May, 2018

Analysis: Johnny Sexton's combative class shines for Leinster once again
# The Director
From The42
# The Director

Analysis: Johnny Sexton's combative class shines for Leinster once again

May 28th 2018, 7:00 PM 16,512 Views 20 Comments

The 32-year-old was superb as his side claimed their Guinness Pro14 title.

'A rough ride at times', but historic double provides vindication for Leinster's Cullen
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From The42
# The Boss

'A rough ride at times', but historic double provides vindication for Leinster's Cullen

May 28th 2018, 6:00 AM 5,816 Views 6 Comments

The Leinster head coach says he feels lucky to be involved with a special team, but admits the demands of the job take their toll.

# the-boss - Monday 21 May, 2018

'Everyone wants to be Isa... he's a god amongst men' - James Lowe
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

'Everyone wants to be Isa... he's a god amongst men' - James Lowe

May 21st 2018, 8:09 AM 25,169 Views 21 Comments

Leinster want to send their captain off in style with another trophy this weekend.

# the-boss - Saturday 12 May, 2018

'It was so smart of Leo, so strategic, to bring someone like Stuart in'
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From The42
# The Boss

'It was so smart of Leo, so strategic, to bring someone like Stuart in'

May 12th 2018, 8:00 AM 21,822 Views 29 Comments

Leinster have thrived since Leo Cullen’s decision to pick up the phone and call Stuart Lancaster.

# the-boss - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Alex Ferguson recovering in hospital after brain haemorrhage
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From The42
# The Boss

Alex Ferguson recovering in hospital after brain haemorrhage

May 5th 2018, 9:30 PM 72,154 Views 93 Comments

The former Manchester United boss was rushed to hospital for emergency surgery.

# the-boss - Monday 23 April, 2018

'I'd never criticise my players. When we lose, it's on me' - Van Graan
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From The42
# The Boss

'I'd never criticise my players. When we lose, it's on me' - Van Graan

Apr 23rd 2018, 6:00 AM 11,229 Views 30 Comments

The Munster head coach believes his team will bounce back from the disappointment in Bordeaux.

# the-boss - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Schmidt facing into his 'love/hate' relationship with the Six Nations
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From The42
# The Boss

Schmidt facing into his 'love/hate' relationship with the Six Nations

Jan 25th 2018, 8:52 AM 11,902 Views 13 Comments

The Ireland boss is excited by the skills of the young forwards in his squad.

# the-boss - Sunday 30 April, 2017

FG leadership race: Voters are leaning towards Leo Varadkar over Simon Coveney
# Slim Lead
# Slim Lead

FG leadership race: Voters are leaning towards Leo Varadkar over Simon Coveney

Apr 30th 2017, 8:37 AM 10,972 Views 66 Comments

A new poll shows Varadkar maintaining a lead.

# the-boss - Monday 23 January, 2017

Bruce Springsteen showed his support for the Women's March during a gig yesterday
# Springsteen
From The Daily Edge
# Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen showed his support for the Women's March during a gig yesterday

Jan 23rd 2017, 7:41 AM 2,390 Views 0 Comments

He called the marchers the new American resistance.

# the-boss - Monday 16 January, 2017

Springsteen tribute act pulls out of Trump inauguration gala 'out of respect for Bruce'
# Penn Avenue Freezeout
# Penn Avenue Freezeout

Springsteen tribute act pulls out of Trump inauguration gala 'out of respect for Bruce'

Jan 16th 2017, 7:56 PM 22,246 Views 94 Comments

The band were booked to play the gig after playing the 2009 and 2013 galas.

# the-boss - Monday 30 May, 2016

The Boss: The Ultimate Bruce Springsteen Driving Playlist
# Car Tunes
# Car Tunes

The Boss: The Ultimate Bruce Springsteen Driving Playlist

May 30th 2016, 12:57 PM 1,325 Views 2 Comments

Did you catch him at Croker? Bask in the afterglow here…

Bono did a surprise duet with Bruce Springsteen at his gig in Croke Park last night
# Because The Night
From The Daily Edge
# Because The Night

Bono did a surprise duet with Bruce Springsteen at his gig in Croke Park last night

May 30th 2016, 7:31 AM 48,370 Views 94 Comments

The lads!

# the-boss - Saturday 28 May, 2016

WATCH: Enda Kenny plays air guitar at Springsteen gig
# Dancing In Croke Park
# Dancing In Croke Park

WATCH: Enda Kenny plays air guitar at Springsteen gig

May 28th 2016, 7:14 AM 33,849 Views 54 Comments

Kenny is said to be a big fan of The Boss.

# the-boss - Friday 27 May, 2016

Some fans weren't happy about the sound quality at tonight's Bruce Springsteen gig
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Some fans weren't happy about the sound quality at tonight's Bruce Springsteen gig

May 27th 2016, 10:48 PM 71,535 Views 126 Comments

Some fans reported leaving the concert early due to the sound issues.

Newcomers beware - Bruce Springsteen is very, very punctual
# Boss Time
# Boss Time

Newcomers beware - Bruce Springsteen is very, very punctual

May 27th 2016, 6:15 AM 26,545 Views 26 Comments

He’ll be on at 7. Yes, really.

# the-boss - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Bruce Springsteen has just been spotted getting a workout in at a Dublin gym
# The Boss
From The Daily Edge
# The Boss

Bruce Springsteen has just been spotted getting a workout in at a Dublin gym

May 26th 2016, 7:45 PM 9,042 Views 3 Comments

HEY BRUCE!

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