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#Back In The Game

# back-in-the-game - This year 2022

Neil Lennon takes charge at Cypriot side Omonia Nicosia
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Neil Lennon takes charge at Cypriot side Omonia Nicosia

Mar 7th 2022, 9:35 PM 4,888 Views 3 Comments

Lennon has been out of management since leaving Celtic in February of last year.

Paul Ince back in management after taking interim reins at Reading
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Paul Ince back in management after taking interim reins at Reading

Feb 19th 2022, 7:20 PM 3,948 Views 8 Comments

Veljko Paunovic was sacked despite winning 3-2 at Preston on Saturday.

Christian Eriksen makes return to football after signing for Brentford
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Christian Eriksen makes return to football after signing for Brentford

Jan 31st 2022, 8:40 AM 7,854 Views 6 Comments

The Dane has linked up with the Bees until the end of the season.

Former Wales coach Chris Coleman joins Greek strugglers Atromitos
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Former Wales coach Chris Coleman joins Greek strugglers Atromitos

Jan 7th 2022, 7:36 PM 5,498 Views 7 Comments

Coleman famously led Wales to the semi-finals of Euro 2016.

# back-in-the-game - Last year 2021

Former Galway manager O'Mahony to take charge of Salthill/Knocknacarra footballers
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Former Galway manager O'Mahony to take charge of Salthill/Knocknacarra footballers

Dec 31st 2021, 10:10 AM 7,085 Views 2 Comments

The Galway club have confirmed the appointment of the 68-year-old.

Joe Schmidt set to join All Blacks as selector - reports
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Joe Schmidt set to join All Blacks as selector - reports

Dec 13th 2021, 10:45 AM 13,397 Views 21 Comments

The former Ireland head coach is set to replace Grant Fox on Ian Foster’s coaching team.

Ex-Ireland boss Joe Schmidt to return to coaching with the Blues
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Ex-Ireland boss Joe Schmidt to return to coaching with the Blues

Nov 1st 2021, 10:36 PM 49,682 Views 9 Comments

The 56-year-old has been working with World Rugby since last year.

Brazilian league leaders announce signing of Diego Costa
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Brazilian league leaders announce signing of Diego Costa

Aug 15th 2021, 9:45 AM 9,979 Views 3 Comments

The 32-year-old former Chelsea striker has joined Atletico Mineiro as a free agent.

Woods to make video-game comeback with EA Sports' rivals 2K
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Woods to make video-game comeback with EA Sports' rivals 2K

Mar 16th 2021, 8:10 PM 4,225 Views 1 Comment

The golfing icon was previously the face of EA’s PGA Tour franchise for 15 years until 2013.

Adam Idah returns for Norwich City after 11-week injury lay-off
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Adam Idah returns for Norwich City after 11-week injury lay-off

Jan 29th 2021, 4:06 PM 3,475 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old striker is in contention to play for the Championship leaders against Middlesbrough tomorrow.

Green hue to Joe Biden's team grows as Irish-American Samantha Power picked to lead aid agency
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Green hue to Joe Biden's team grows as Irish-American Samantha Power picked to lead aid agency

Jan 13th 2021, 12:30 PM 42,393 Views 46 Comments

Power served as UN Ambassador in Barack Obama’s administration.

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'I had to go to Limerick to find a job and work my way through the leagues to get to where I am now'
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'I had to go to Limerick to find a job and work my way through the leagues to get to where I am now'

Dec 17th 2020, 7:36 PM 13,718 Views 8 Comments

Sam Allardyce, who began his management career in the League of Ireland in 1991, was unveiled as new West Brom boss today.

Ex-England defender Lescott in line to come out of retirement with Spanish fourth-tier club
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Ex-England defender Lescott in line to come out of retirement with Spanish fourth-tier club

Nov 27th 2020, 1:34 PM 7,182 Views 4 Comments

The 38-year-old hung up his boots in 2017, but could appear for Racing Murcia against Levante in the Copa Del Rey.

Ex-Ireland boss Mick McCarthy confirmed as new manager of Cypriot club APOEL
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Ex-Ireland boss Mick McCarthy confirmed as new manager of Cypriot club APOEL

Nov 2nd 2020, 11:52 AM 22,590 Views 17 Comments

The 61-year-old takes charge of the most successful club in Cyprus on a deal that runs until May 2022.

From 'fan girl' to first choice: Littlejohn making the most of her second coming
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From 'fan girl' to first choice: Littlejohn making the most of her second coming

Oct 21st 2020, 7:00 AM 3,839 Views 0 Comments

The Leicester City midfielder has thrived since being brought back in from the international wilderness.

Ex-Irish international Chris Hughton back in management after landing Nottingham Forest job
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Ex-Irish international Chris Hughton back in management after landing Nottingham Forest job

Oct 6th 2020, 7:19 PM 10,286 Views 10 Comments

The former Brighton and Newcastle boss has been confirmed as Sabri Lamouchi’s successor.

Ireland left-back Cunningham completes return from injury with first Championship outing in a year
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Ireland left-back Cunningham completes return from injury with first Championship outing in a year

Sep 28th 2020, 2:22 PM 6,387 Views 1 Comment

The Galway native played 90 minutes for Cardiff City on Saturday.

Galway United appoint John Caulfield as new manager
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Galway United appoint John Caulfield as new manager

Aug 21st 2020, 3:16 PM 7,390 Views 1 Comment

The former Cork City boss takes over with the club mired near the foot of the First Divison.

Successful return from 18-month absence for former Ireland U21 captain
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Successful return from 18-month absence for former Ireland U21 captain

Aug 21st 2020, 2:28 PM 7,036 Views 1 Comment

Tommie Hoban helped Aberdeen to get the better of St Johnstone in the Scottish Premiership.

Sacked ex-Watford boss makes return to management in La Liga
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Sacked ex-Watford boss makes return to management in La Liga

Jul 28th 2020, 11:26 AM 7,920 Views 0 Comments

Javi Gracia, who guided Watford to the 2019 FA Cup final, has taken charge at Valencia.

Jerry Flannery joins Premiership club Harlequins as lineout coach
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Jerry Flannery joins Premiership club Harlequins as lineout coach

Jun 9th 2020, 4:55 PM 20,810 Views 9 Comments

The 41-year-old left his role as forwards coach of Munster last year.

A life in corporate banking beckoned before a twist of fate turned Alan Mathews' world upside down
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A life in corporate banking beckoned before a twist of fate turned Alan Mathews' world upside down

Feb 12th 2020, 8:00 AM 7,464 Views 1 Comment

The new St Patrick’s Athletic boss insists the club are taking a ‘collaborative approach’ with their management structure for this season.

Klinsmann installed as head coach of Bundesliga club
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Klinsmann installed as head coach of Bundesliga club

Nov 27th 2019, 11:12 AM 6,176 Views 0 Comments

With Ante Covic sacked, the former Germany and US manager has been handed the Hertha Berlin job.

The issues that Mourinho must address at Tottenham
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The issues that Mourinho must address at Tottenham

Nov 20th 2019, 3:30 PM 12,973 Views 14 Comments

After 11 months out of management, the Portuguese coach has returned to the Premier League.

Sam Warburton named as part of Pivac's new Wales coaching staff
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Sam Warburton named as part of Pivac's new Wales coaching staff

Nov 15th 2019, 5:25 PM 7,957 Views 5 Comments

The 31-year-old will take up a role as technical advisor for defence and breakdown.

Roche earns first international call-up since 2017 as Ireland name squad for Euro qualifier
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Roche earns first international call-up since 2017 as Ireland name squad for Euro qualifier

Aug 24th 2019, 1:14 PM 8,288 Views 1 Comment

Glasgow City’s Clare Shine also returns ahead of the clash with Montenegro next month.

Kerry star O'Brien cleared for All-Ireland final after successful black card appeal
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Kerry star O'Brien cleared for All-Ireland final after successful black card appeal

Aug 15th 2019, 9:57 PM 14,388 Views 34 Comments

The Kenmare forward received the sanction in their Super 8s clash with Meath.

Fury confirms second Las Vegas bout for September against unbeaten Swede Wallin
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Fury confirms second Las Vegas bout for September against unbeaten Swede Wallin

Aug 13th 2019, 3:14 PM 4,414 Views 0 Comments

The Gypsy King returns to the ring with a rematch against Deontay Wilder on course for 2020.

Mourinho targets return to management and hints at Bundesliga interest
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Mourinho targets return to management and hints at Bundesliga interest

Jul 15th 2019, 8:47 AM 6,342 Views 5 Comments

The manger also discussed Inter’s Scudetto chances this year with Gazzetta dello Sport.

Ex-Ireland international agrees to 7th managerial gig in 4 years
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Ex-Ireland international agrees to 7th managerial gig in 4 years

Jan 9th 2019, 8:11 PM 11,199 Views 4 Comments

John Sheridan has agreed to take charge of Chesterfield for the second time.

Shamrock Rovers legend Cousins returning to management with the Hoops
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Shamrock Rovers legend Cousins returning to management with the Hoops

Dec 24th 2018, 10:06 AM 5,955 Views 1 Comment

The ex-Longford Town boss will be in charge of the club’s U17s in the National League.

After 7 tough months out and a missed World Cup, Arsenal star insists his season starts now
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After 7 tough months out and a missed World Cup, Arsenal star insists his season starts now

Dec 14th 2018, 7:15 AM 3,999 Views 1 Comment

Defender Laurent Koscielny made a successful comeback from injury in Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Qarabag.

Dublin's first All-Ireland winning manager takes over as Carlow ladies football boss
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Dublin's first All-Ireland winning manager takes over as Carlow ladies football boss

Dec 13th 2018, 9:21 AM 8,383 Views 1 Comment

Carlow have announced the appointment of Donegal native Gerry McGill for the 2019 season.

Free agent Stephen Ireland earns short-term deal with Championship club
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Free agent Stephen Ireland earns short-term deal with Championship club

Oct 9th 2018, 10:48 PM 14,326 Views 7 Comments

The 32-year-old midfielder has joined Bolton Wanderers.

The return of the man the UFC couldn't afford to live without
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The return of the man the UFC couldn't afford to live without

Sep 30th 2018, 10:00 AM 41,302 Views 29 Comments

Conor McGregor doesn’t need the fight game. But the fight game needs him, writes Jeremy Botter.

Former Italian PM Berlusconi returns to football after selling AC Milan
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Former Italian PM Berlusconi returns to football after selling AC Milan

Sep 28th 2018, 3:11 PM 6,195 Views 1 Comment

The 81-year-old has bought Serie C side Monza.

Ostracised former Pro Bowler who protested with Kaepernick finally lands at new NFL team
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Ostracised former Pro Bowler who protested with Kaepernick finally lands at new NFL team

Sep 27th 2018, 5:59 PM 8,625 Views 4 Comments

Eric Reid was the second NFL player to protest against police brutality and racial injustice during the anthem, joining then-teammate Colin Kaepernick.

Rovers climb back up to a European spot with a comprehensive win over Bray
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Rovers climb back up to a European spot with a comprehensive win over Bray

Aug 31st 2018, 10:06 PM 3,000 Views 0 Comments

Goals from Ronan Finn, Dylan Watts and Brandon Miele guaranteed all three points for Stephen Bradley’s side.

Return of the Mac! Conor McGregor booked to fight for UFC title in October
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Return of the Mac! Conor McGregor booked to fight for UFC title in October

Aug 3rd 2018, 10:27 PM 59,681 Views 141 Comments

In his first MMA bout in two years, McGregor will take on lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.

McGregor in talks to make UFC comeback, Khabib 'the most likely opponent'
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McGregor in talks to make UFC comeback, Khabib 'the most likely opponent'

Jul 26th 2018, 5:17 PM 10,735 Views 24 Comments

The former two-weight champion could return to the Octagon this year, according to his manager Audie Attar.

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