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# Dilemma

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2022
# Dilemma
'How could I manage against my own children?' - Jerome Johnston steps aside for Kilcoo game
Ballybay joint-manager has three sons on the Kilcoo panel.
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Will Leinster cope when Sexton retires? They already know how to live without him
The Leinster and Ireland captain has played just 52 of the province’s last 162 competitive games.
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Andriy Shevchenko’s family opt to stay in Ukraine
The former Chelsea striker said he was unable to persuade his mother and sister to leave the country following Russia’s invasion.
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Vera Pauw defends 3-5-2 system as Ireland ponder how to best use Katie McCabe
They face a must-win match against Georgia on Tuesday evening.
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'I thought: if I speak about my heart problems, no manager will want to sign me'
Mark O’Brien on the issues that marred his football career and the power of speaking out.
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FAI will wait until June before resolving Kenny-McCarthy conundrum - Niall Quinn
The Interim Deputy CEO also spoke about the impact of the coronavirus crisis on League of Ireland clubs.
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'Those contracts in France... their condition was I had to turn down the World Cup'
Samoa captain Jack Lam is one of five free agents in their 31-man squad in Japan.
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'My ma wants me to play for Nigeria... But I've been playing with Ireland for a long time'
Jonathan Afolabi is set to represent the Boys in Green at the U19 Euros.
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Ireland wait on Liverpool starlet ahead of potential Champions League final involvement
Caoimhin Kelleher may be in the Reds’ squad for their clash with Spurs.
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Crawford clash confirmed but Khan admits turning down Brook fight was extremely difficult
Amir Khan will have a chance to become the first man to defeat Terence Crawford on 20 April, with a venue TBC.
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'Even if he does declare... Do I really want to go and do that, and then he changes his mind later?'
Martin O’Neill has emphasised the importance of not pressurising Michael Obafemi into making a decision on his international future.
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'It took my parents to speak to me and explain there's no real career in hurling... Whereas football could be your job'
Waterford attacker Dean O’Halloran on choosing soccer over GAA, an early stint with Fulham and joining his hometown team.
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Lingering concern over McGrath could change Leinster selection picture
Jamison Gibson-Park may be required to provide experienced cover at scrum-half.
# 3 into 2
Luke McGrath fitness a key to Leinster's Lowe threat
The Kiwi has been exceptional value since arriving from Waikato this season, but Leinster could have to choose between him and Scott Fardy if McGrath’s injury persists.
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Reading's Liam Kelly declines Ireland call-up to keep England options open
The 22-year-old was named in Martin O’Neill’s provisional squad for Friday’s friendly against Turkey.
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'Pogba isn't Kante' - Thierry Henry on Man United's problems
The debate as to where best to use the Frenchman continues to rage, with a fellow countryman eager to point out that he is not a holding midfielder.
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Giroud's wife doesn't want Everton move, claims Allardyce
The Toffees boss says the striker has been forbidden to seek a club north of Watford.
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'I had an offer to go to England, but I wanted to stay and do my Leaving Cert'
Jamie McGrath chats to The42 about the tricky choice facing many young aspiring Irish footballers.
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The challenge facing Westmeath for a 3rd straight year: How do you set up against the Dubs?
Kieran Martin says Westmeath won’t go ultra-defensive like Carlow did in the quarter-final.
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Bale or Isco? Real Madrid star glad decision isn't his
“We are lucky to have two players of this level.” Casemiro praised the Real Madrid duo.
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Juventus star considered quitting football after son's illness
Leonardo Bonucci has had to face up to his son dealing with a serious medical condition.
# burning question
The Burning Question: Crackers before or after dinner?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
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The Burning Question: Are you allowed open a present today?
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Hurling star Lee Chin will miss Wexford Youths' crucial play-off clash to attend GAA All-Star Awards
The star scored his first goal for the club in the first leg against Drogheda.
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'When you're going through a bad time, it's hard to enjoy your golf'
Shane Lowry on his tough year, missing out on the Ryder Cup and using a sports psychologist.
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'I'll miss Beyonce gig because of Euro 2016 quarter-final'
Wales full-back Neil Taylor thought he had secured a nice surprise for his wife’s birthday.
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The Burning Question*: What's the best kind of milk, and the best container to drink it out of?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
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Waratahs urge Beale to reject deal to make him the highest-paid player in England
The Wallaby has reportedly agreed a £1.5million deal with Wasps.
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The Burning Question*: Do those 'No Junk Mail' signs apply to election leaflets?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# burning question
The Burning Question*: Should men expect a present on Valentine's Day?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
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The Burning Question*: What time are we having Christmas dinner?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
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The Burning Question*: When is it okay to start playing Christmas music?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# Dilemma
The Burning Question*: How do you eat a 99?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# Dilemma
The Burning Question*: Is the use of emojis by adults ever acceptable?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# Dilemma
The Burning Question*: Are we decorating for Halloween or is it 'too American'?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
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The Burning Question*: Can couples/married people go on dates?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# Dilemma
The Burning Question*: Milk, white or dark chocolate?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# thank you kindly
Life dilemma: are you saying 'thanks' to the bus driver?
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The Burning Question*: Reverse park or drive straight in?
Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)