Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# the joe show

This year
McCarthy aiming to impress against Munster again after injury layoff
The Leinster second row is set to feature this weekend after impressing at Thomond Park in December.
Patrick's Day in the White House lacks pizzazz but Biden is serious about his mission to Ireland
Northern Ireland was a key focus as the US President met with all five party leaders.
Biden extols Windsor Framework and praises NI politicians for standing 'shoulder to shoulder' for peace
Taoiseach thanks VP Kamala Harris for LGBT advocacy during St. Patrick's Day breakfast in DC
Last year
Joe Canning fires 1-8 to see Portumna into Galway hurling quarter-finals
Canning’s Portumna beat Craughwell 2-10 to 0-13 in Saturday’s preliminary quarter-final.
'Faz is coming as the former student but I think Joe is still King Kong'
Joe Schmidt will coach against his former assistant, Andy Farrell, this weekend in Auckland.
All time
'In my opinion, Joe Canning is the best hurler to ever play' - Tony Kelly
Kelly, Jamie Barron and Tommy Doyle pay tribute to the recently-retired Galway great.
Even in defeat and injury, Canning puts on a memorable sideline scoring show
The Galway star exited the 2020 championship but his sideline cuts will live long in the memory.
Joe Biden wins election to become 46th President of United States
Kamala Harris is set to be vice president.
As it happened: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris give victory speeches after winning the US election
US Election: Here are the main points to know today
Canning returns as Galway unveil side for hurling league opener
Galway face Westmeath on Sunday in Pearse Stadium.
Schmidt upbeat on Ireland's performance, downbeat on Carbery
The Ireland camp are pushing the positives of the win over 20th-ranked Russia.
'I think he's a loss to punditry and of course at times he can drive me as mad as anybody else'
Colm O’Rourke on the non-involvement of his fellow pundit Joe Brolly on RTÉ last weekend.
Canning could yet return to help Galway's Leinster three-in-a-row bid
The Tribesman went under the knife on the injury he sustained in the league semi-final defeat to Waterford.
Joe Schmidt named Philips Sports Manager of the Year for the second time
The Ireland head coach was presented with his award at a gala lunch in Dublin this afternoon.
From Cardiff to Chicago, 7 of Irish rugby's best moments under Joe Schmidt
There have been many memorable days down through the Schmidt years.
'We always find an angle to have a go off someone but this guy has been phenomenal'
Ronan O’Gara is full of admiration for the job Joe Schmidt has done in Ireland.
'A player to be excited about': Leinster confirm signing of Wallaby Joe Tomane
The 28-year-old joins the province as a non-Irish qualified player following the retirement of Isa Nacewa.
Scotland should beware 'rugby anorak' Schmidt, says O'Driscoll
‘One word you associate with Joe Schmidt is detail. I have never known any coach to scrutinise a game like him.’
'Lads are nearly detesting playing inter-county football'
In an honest and wide-ranging interview, former Meath footballer Joe Sheridan has voiced his concern for the state of the game.
'I think we had to earn the respect which we had lost' - Joe Connolly savours Galway's success
Joe Connolly was delighted to finally see another Galway man lift the Liam MacCarthy Cup.
Superb Joe Ward reaches second successive World Boxing Championships final
The Westmeath native will take on a very familiar face in Saturday’s decider.
Ireland's Joe Ward makes history and guarantees at least a bronze after World Championships win
The 23-year-old is looking to go one better than in 2015 when he took home the silver medal in Doha.
Eyeing history, Joe Ward is the last Irishman to fly the flag at the Worlds
He booked his quarter final spot with ease, while Brendan Irvine and Dean Gardiner both bowed out.
'Joe Canning take a bow!': The reaction to Galway's stunning win over Tipperary
What a game of hurling.
Joe Canning nails sensational last-ditch point to propel Galway into the All-Ireland final
Galway ran out 0-22 to 1-18 winners over Tipperary.
Get this show on the road! No surgery for Canning as he's ready to face Tipp
Galway hurling coach Francis Forde has quashed rumours that the Portumna star may be out of action.
Joe Hart looks to resurrect career after sealing loan move to West Ham
The England ‘keeper says he cannot wait to play in the Premier League again.
'I just wanted to see what this whole talk about Joe was. It was fascinating'
Ronan O’Gara was left hugely impressed by Joe Schmidt and his players following a recent coaching stint with the national team.
Analysis: What does Joe Canning bring to Galway's game from centre-forward?
Eddie Brennan and David Collins give their views on the Portumna star’s resurgance at 11.
'It's not easy when guys are throwing money at you but it's not the right time to go'
Joe Ward turned down offers to become pro as he wants to lead this new era of Irish boxing.
'I certainly don't lie awake at night thinking about what Joe Brolly is going to say about me'
Colm Cooper laughed off Brolly’s suggestions that he “didn’t have that warrior spirit needed to turn games around.”
Uncapped players and Sexton's fitness - 5 talking points from Schmidt's Six Nations squad
The head coach named a 40-man panel this morning.
He was a star at Euro 2016 but Liverpool are set to sell 'the Welsh Xavi'
And it could mean trouble for a certain Republic of Ireland international too.
'It's too early to tell just exactly what we might do': Schmidt turns his attention to Joburg
After Saturday’s historic result, the attention turns to next weekend where Joe Schmidt’s men can seal a famous series win.
'I think it’s so much weight off his shoulders. The pressure was on, he’s only a young lad.'
David Collins tips his hat towards his Galway teammate Joe Canning.
'Short-term future secured with one of the hottest properties in coaching' - Byrne
But there are higher-profile and higher-paying jobs that could tempt the Kiwi in 2017.
Another new contract on the eve of a Rugby World Cup, but Schmidt deal is excellent business
The IRFU have made a habit of handing out rewards before the big show, but The Joe Show is a different beast.
We're going to the World Cup to win it -- Cian Healy has utmost faith in 'The Joe Show'
Well there’s no point in going over to get knocked out at the group stage, is there?