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#veteran

# veteran - Saturday 18 June, 2022

'It broke my heart to give up football at 25' - Maughan's 'accidental' move into management
# Veteran
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# Veteran

'It broke my heart to give up football at 25' - Maughan's 'accidental' move into management

Jun 18th 2022, 7:30 AM 8,203 Views 0 Comments

The Offaly boss reflects on an inter-county managerial career that started in 1990.

# veteran - Friday 17 June, 2022

David Burke returns for Galway in one of Shefflin's two changes to face Cork
# Veteran
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# Veteran

David Burke returns for Galway in one of Shefflin's two changes to face Cork

Jun 17th 2022, 9:43 PM 13,169 Views 3 Comments

Ronan Glennon comes into the Tribesmen’s attack.

# veteran - Friday 25 March, 2022

Keegan: 'Kids put a lot of perspective on life. Football is no longer your main focus anymore'
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Keegan: 'Kids put a lot of perspective on life. Football is no longer your main focus anymore'

Mar 25th 2022, 6:35 AM 12,200 Views 1 Comment

But Lee Keegan stresses he has no retirement plans and that he enjoys playing for Mayo more than ever.

# veteran - Tuesday 18 January, 2022

Padraic Maher: 'I still feel I have something to offer. I wouldn't be going back if I didn't'
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Padraic Maher: 'I still feel I have something to offer. I wouldn't be going back if I didn't'

Jan 18th 2022, 1:28 PM 10,939 Views 1 Comment

Paudie Maher is likely to miss the early rounds of the league as he eases back to full fitness.

# veteran - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Former Dublin defender savours Leinster success he 'didn’t think was going to happen'
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Former Dublin defender savours Leinster success he 'didn’t think was going to happen'

Jan 11th 2022, 7:35 AM 7,364 Views 0 Comments

Rory O’Carroll won another medal at Croke Park to add to his collection.

# veteran - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Thomas Tuchel praises ‘Benjamin Button of football’
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Thomas Tuchel praises ‘Benjamin Button of football’

Jan 5th 2022, 5:06 PM 9,807 Views 0 Comments

Thiago Silva signed a new contract earlier this week.

# veteran - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Colin Fennelly: 'You’re coming near the end and you want to make the most of it'
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Colin Fennelly: 'You’re coming near the end and you want to make the most of it'

Dec 21st 2021, 7:05 AM 5,352 Views 0 Comments

The 32-year-old, who recently retired from inter-county duty, is enjoying his hurling as much as ever.

# veteran - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

A rare day out at Croke Park for Hyland, 5 years after injury-enforced Laois retirement
# Veteran
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# Veteran

A rare day out at Croke Park for Hyland, 5 years after injury-enforced Laois retirement

Dec 15th 2021, 4:41 PM 5,042 Views 0 Comments

‘To see our people go to Croke Park on Leinster final day is just a hugely proud moment.’

# veteran - Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Long-serving Galway defender announces retirement
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Long-serving Galway defender announces retirement

Oct 26th 2021, 1:59 PM 18,284 Views 1 Comment

Gary O’Donnell has decided to hang up the boots.

# veteran - Monday 5 July, 2021

'He's nearly 34 and his fitness levels are top class' - Cody marvels at TJ Reid's leadership
# Veteran
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# Veteran

'He's nearly 34 and his fitness levels are top class' - Cody marvels at TJ Reid's leadership

Jul 5th 2021, 1:11 PM 13,912 Views 10 Comments

The Cats star is showing no signs of slowing down despite his advancing years.

# veteran - Thursday 11 March, 2021

'Really good goalkeeper and professional' Barry Murphy joins St Pat's for third spell
# Gk Union
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# Gk Union

'Really good goalkeeper and professional' Barry Murphy joins St Pat's for third spell

Mar 11th 2021, 2:20 PM 4,061 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old made his League of Ireland debut in 2005.

# veteran - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Bremen boss 'sorry' after 41-year-old club legend denied swansong
# Apology
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# Apology

Bremen boss 'sorry' after 41-year-old club legend denied swansong

Jul 7th 2020, 7:17 PM 6,930 Views 1 Comment

Claudio Pizarro was left on the bench by Florian Kohfeldt for his final match.

# veteran - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Mayo concern for four-time All-Star after taking 'a bad knock on his knee'
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Mayo concern for four-time All-Star after taking 'a bad knock on his knee'

Feb 2nd 2020, 12:14 AM 22,083 Views 2 Comments

Colm Boyle was replaced at half-time in their defeat to Dublin.

# veteran - Monday 6 January, 2020

Waterford great calls time on inter-county career after a remarkable 19-season stint
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

Waterford great calls time on inter-county career after a remarkable 19-season stint

Jan 6th 2020, 9:30 AM 5,478 Views 1 Comment

Déise ladies football stalwart Michelle Ryan has announced her inter-county retirement.

# veteran - Monday 14 October, 2019

Leinster club football veterans McCormack and Dolan add to extensive medal hauls
# Like Fine Wine
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# Like Fine Wine

Leinster club football veterans McCormack and Dolan add to extensive medal hauls

Oct 14th 2019, 1:37 PM 6,815 Views 2 Comments

Brian ‘Bruno’ McCormack lifted his 16th Laois senior crown with Portlaoise while Garrycastle’s Dessie Dolan won his eighth Westmeath SFC medal.

# veteran - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

French winger Ribery arrives in Italy to complete free transfer
# Veteran
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# Veteran

French winger Ribery arrives in Italy to complete free transfer

Aug 21st 2019, 11:02 AM 7,642 Views 1 Comment

The 36-year-old is heading to Fiorentina after leaving Bayern Munich.

# veteran - Monday 5 August, 2019

Crystal Palace confirm signing of former Chelsea captain
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Crystal Palace confirm signing of former Chelsea captain

Aug 5th 2019, 9:40 PM 13,011 Views 4 Comments

Gary Cahill has joined the Premier League side after departing Chelsea earlier this summer.

# veteran - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Conal Keaney is 'probably the greatest servant to Dublin hurling that's played'
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Conal Keaney is 'probably the greatest servant to Dublin hurling that's played'

Jul 4th 2019, 1:54 PM 5,998 Views 5 Comments

Eoghan O’Donnell hailed the impact of his 36-year-old team-mate.

# veteran - Friday 10 May, 2019

46-year-old set for championship debut after being included in Waterford team to face Clare
# Veteran
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# Veteran

46-year-old set for championship debut after being included in Waterford team to face Clare

May 10th 2019, 9:23 PM 11,913 Views 3 Comments

Darren Mulhearne will make his first start for the Deise.

# veteran - Thursday 31 January, 2019

At 38 years old, Peter Crouch is back in the Premier League
# Veteran
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# Veteran

At 38 years old, Peter Crouch is back in the Premier League

Jan 31st 2019, 7:27 PM 12,280 Views 6 Comments

Burnley have also announced the departure of Sam Vokes to Stoke.

# veteran - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

'He is just back' - Offaly boss Maughan confirms prolific forward's retirement U-turn
# Veteran
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# Veteran

'He is just back' - Offaly boss Maughan confirms prolific forward's retirement U-turn

Jan 30th 2019, 6:49 PM 11,995 Views 3 Comments

Rhode ace Niall McNamee has returned to the Offaly set-up.

# veteran - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Ribery double sparks hopes of Bayern contract extension
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Ribery double sparks hopes of Bayern contract extension

Dec 22nd 2018, 9:42 PM 5,065 Views 3 Comments

The Frenchman’s double against Eintracht Frankfurt helped Bayern back up to second.

# veteran - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

'I'll see how the body is after this campaign': Keaney undecided on Dublin future
# Veteran
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# Veteran

'I'll see how the body is after this campaign': Keaney undecided on Dublin future

Nov 28th 2018, 4:06 PM 5,135 Views 0 Comments

The 36-year-old made a surprise return to the county side this year.

'No hesitation' - former Footballer of the Year back with Mayo for 2019
# We Go Again
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# We Go Again

'No hesitation' - former Footballer of the Year back with Mayo for 2019

Nov 28th 2018, 8:33 AM 21,486 Views 16 Comments

Andy Moran will extend his inter-county career into a 17th campaign.

# veteran - Monday 8 October, 2018

'I'm flattered' - Sweden captain confirms interest from Man United
# Veteran
From The42
# Veteran

'I'm flattered' - Sweden captain confirms interest from Man United

Oct 8th 2018, 10:33 AM 11,063 Views 2 Comments

33-year-old Andreas Granqvist says there is truth to the rumours he is wanted by the Premier League club.

# veteran - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Three-time All-Ireland winner Davey contemplating Dublin retirement
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Three-time All-Ireland winner Davey contemplating Dublin retirement

Sep 25th 2018, 4:11 PM 6,445 Views 2 Comments

Lyndsey Davey recently collected her third All-Ireland medal.

# veteran - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Watch: 102-year-old Man City supporter becomes Premier League's oldest mascot
# Young At Heart
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# Young At Heart

Watch: 102-year-old Man City supporter becomes Premier League's oldest mascot

Sep 16th 2018, 8:55 PM 6,138 Views 2 Comments

“Pep said hello to me and I said thank you for all you’ve done for this team,” Vera told the BBC.

# veteran - Monday 25 June, 2018

45-year-old Egypt goalkeeper becomes World Cup's oldest-ever player
# But A Number
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# But A Number

45-year-old Egypt goalkeeper becomes World Cup's oldest-ever player

Jun 25th 2018, 2:47 PM 6,724 Views 6 Comments

There are three managers at the tournament who are younger than Essam El Hadary.

# veteran - Friday 6 April, 2018

'Football was way too important to me. When I was a young buck football was everything'
# Veteran
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# Veteran

'Football was way too important to me. When I was a young buck football was everything'

Apr 6th 2018, 6:35 AM 10,854 Views 10 Comments

Andy Moran explains his positive mindset and describes how becoming a father helped him on the football field.

# veteran - Saturday 17 March, 2018

'I probably appreciate it now more than ever because I'm closer to the end than the beginning'
# Veteran
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# Veteran

'I probably appreciate it now more than ever because I'm closer to the end than the beginning'

Mar 17th 2018, 2:45 PM 6,066 Views 0 Comments

Dundalk goalkeeper Gary Rogers made his 500th League of Ireland appearance during Friday night’s late win against Waterford.

# veteran - Friday 9 March, 2018

Michael 'Brick' Walsh set for his first Waterford start of the year against Clare
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Michael 'Brick' Walsh set for his first Waterford start of the year against Clare

Mar 9th 2018, 10:09 PM 6,057 Views 1 Comment

Derek McGrath has named a much-changed Deise team to face the Banner.

# veteran - Monday 5 March, 2018

Big injury concern hangs over Nemo Rangers attacker ahead of All-Ireland club final
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Big injury concern hangs over Nemo Rangers attacker ahead of All-Ireland club final

Mar 5th 2018, 2:00 PM 8,029 Views 0 Comments

Paddy Gumley was withdrawn in the opening half of their semi-final win over Slaughtneil.

# veteran - Thursday 1 March, 2018

36-year-old James to play on for another season after signing for Bordeaux
# Veteran
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# Veteran

36-year-old James to play on for another season after signing for Bordeaux

Mar 1st 2018, 9:54 PM 11,694 Views 4 Comments

The Australian will leave La Rochelle at the end of the current campaign.

# veteran - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Tom Brady makes history on eve of Super Bowl becoming oldest MVP in NFL history
# Still Got It
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# Still Got It

Tom Brady makes history on eve of Super Bowl becoming oldest MVP in NFL history

Feb 4th 2018, 10:27 AM 6,892 Views 5 Comments

The 40-year-old was recognised with the award on Saturday night ahead Sunday’s clash with the Philadelphia Eagles.

# veteran - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Offaly's leading forward McNamee calls time on his inter-county career after 15 years
# Faithful Servant
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# Faithful Servant

Offaly's leading forward McNamee calls time on his inter-county career after 15 years

Aug 29th 2017, 5:46 PM 5,657 Views 3 Comments

‘I’ve been extremely lucky to fulfill a lot of my childhood dreams and it is truly with a heavy heart that I call it a day.’

# veteran - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Rangers sign Euro 2016-winning defender Bruno Alves
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Rangers sign Euro 2016-winning defender Bruno Alves

May 31st 2017, 6:49 PM 6,953 Views 14 Comments

The 35-year-old former Porto and Zenit St Petersburg man is compatriot Pedro Caixinha’s first signing.

# veteran - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Remember Alex Manninger? He's been on the books at Liverpool and is finally retiring
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Remember Alex Manninger? He's been on the books at Liverpool and is finally retiring

May 25th 2017, 1:20 PM 7,970 Views 7 Comments

The former Austrian international has made the decision to end his professional career.

# veteran - Friday 19 May, 2017

Tyrone legend Owen Mulligan rules out playing return with London as he focuses on coaching
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Tyrone legend Owen Mulligan rules out playing return with London as he focuses on coaching

May 19th 2017, 6:05 AM 8,012 Views 5 Comments

Mulligan started a challenge game for the Exiles last weekend against Waterford.

# veteran - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Watch: Juan Sebastian Veron becomes oldest Copa Libertadores player in history
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Watch: Juan Sebastian Veron becomes oldest Copa Libertadores player in history

Apr 13th 2017, 3:00 PM 7,596 Views 0 Comments

The former Manchester United and Chelsea midfielder took a loss in his return to the pitch two years after hanging up his boots.

# veteran - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Schmidt rejects suggestion that Bowe inclusion is a 'nostalgia' call
# Veteran
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# Veteran

Schmidt rejects suggestion that Bowe inclusion is a 'nostalgia' call

Mar 9th 2017, 8:01 AM 24,419 Views 52 Comments

The 33-year-old Ulster wing is back on Ireland’s bench for the clash with Wales.

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