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#Legend

# legend - Saturday 22 September, 2018

From The42 'It's great to be back and I just hope we get a win': Sir Alex returns to Old Trafford Legend

'It's great to be back and I just hope we get a win': Sir Alex returns to Old Trafford

Man United’s legendary former manager returns for the first time since his health scare.

# legend - Monday 17 September, 2018

From The42 Aged 55, Down All-Ireland winner Mickey Linden rolls back the years with incredible score Legend This post contains videos

Aged 55, Down All-Ireland winner Mickey Linden rolls back the years with incredible score

The former All-Star showed age is just a number with a fine score off the bench for Mayobridge.

# legend - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

From The42 Liberia president George Weah plays 79 minutes for national team at the age of 51 Legend

Liberia president George Weah plays 79 minutes for national team at the age of 51

Would Michael D fancy a run against Wales or Denmark next month?

# legend - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

From The42 Arsenal legend a key factor in Fred's Man United move Advice

Arsenal legend a key factor in Fred's Man United move

The Brazil international chose the Red Devils based on the advice of his compatriot and agent Gilberto Silva.

# legend - Friday 17 August, 2018

From The42 Guess who's back! 17-time All-Ireland winner Corkery returns to Rebels' camogie panel Back In The Mix

Guess who's back! 17-time All-Ireland winner Corkery returns to Rebels' camogie panel

The reigning champions face Tipperary in the All-Ireland semi-final tomorrow and the six-time camogie All-Star is back after a two-year exile.

# legend - Thursday 26 July, 2018

From The42 Irish Olympic medallist Rob Heffernan announces his retirement Sporting Great

Irish Olympic medallist Rob Heffernan announces his retirement

The 40-year-old race walker has called time on his career today.

# legend - Sunday 1 July, 2018

From The42 Iniesta announces international retirement following Spain's World Cup exit CALLING IT A DAY

Iniesta announces international retirement following Spain's World Cup exit

After more than 130 caps and three major titles, including the 2010 World Cup, the former Barcelona midfielder has hung up his boots

# legend - Thursday 31 May, 2018

From The42 LeBron playing at an 'all-time level' as he defies Father Time going into NBA Finals Legend

LeBron playing at an 'all-time level' as he defies Father Time going into NBA Finals

The 33-year-old is leading the Cleveland Cavaliers into a fourth straight championship series against the Golden State Warriors.

# legend - Saturday 26 May, 2018

From The42 Nacewa's farewell ends early as Leinster captain limps out of Pro14 final Legend

Nacewa's farewell ends early as Leinster captain limps out of Pro14 final

The 35-year-old was replaced by Rory O’Loughlin at the Aviva Stadium.

From The42 'He loves this place. It’s been good to him and he’s been good for Leinster' Legend

'He loves this place. It’s been good to him and he’s been good for Leinster'

Isa Nacewa will retire after today’s Guinness Pro14 final against the Scarlets.

# legend - Monday 21 May, 2018

From The42 18-time All-Ireland champion Rena Buckley retires from inter-county scene Legend

18-time All-Ireland champion Rena Buckley retires from inter-county scene

It’s the end of an era as the most successful player in the history of Gaelic Games calls time on a glittering inter-county career.

# legend - Sunday 20 May, 2018

From The42 Stunner from Coutinho lights up Iniesta's Barca farewell match Legend This post contains videos

Stunner from Coutinho lights up Iniesta's Barca farewell match

The Brazilian sealed victory as his iconic team-mate brings down the curtain on a remarkable career with the Catalan giants.

# legend - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Pen to paper! Diego Maradona has a new job in Belarus

He’s joining Dynamo Brest as chairman.

# legend - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Bonfire of the Vanities' author Tom Wolfe dies aged 88 RIP

'Bonfire of the Vanities' author Tom Wolfe dies aged 88

The acclaimed writer passed away in a New York hospital according to his agent.

# legend - Saturday 12 May, 2018

From The42 'I’d be in pucking and messing around with Tony. He always had that little bit of mischief about him' Legend

'I’d be in pucking and messing around with Tony. He always had that little bit of mischief about him'

Joe Canning talks about his memories of Tony Keady that will appear in a new book, and his hopes for the 2018 championship.

# legend - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

From The42 O'Driscoll to join an illustrious group as he's inducted into Rugby Players Ireland hall of fame Legend

O'Driscoll to join an illustrious group as he's inducted into Rugby Players Ireland hall of fame

“To be recognised in this way by the Irish rugby community is incredibly humbling.”

# legend - Sunday 29 April, 2018

From The42 Family and team-mates pay touching tributes to retiring Donncha O'Callaghan Legend This post contains videos
From The42 'Just seeing how proud my kids were was super' - Special occasion as O'Callaghan bows out Legend This post contains videos

'Just seeing how proud my kids were was super' - Special occasion as O'Callaghan bows out

The Ireland and Munster legend reflects on his final game, which saw Worcester Warriors secure their top-flight status.

Reluctant hero Muldoon bows out a loyal legend of the west

The superb back row leaves a legacy of ambition and humility as departs the Sportsground.

# legend - Saturday 28 April, 2018

From The42 Man-of-the-match Hoolahan bids fond farewell with goal and assist in final Norwich appearance Legend

Man-of-the-match Hoolahan bids fond farewell with goal and assist in final Norwich appearance

The 35-year-old scored and provided the assist for Josh Murphy’s winner on his last appearance for the Canaries.

# legend - Friday 27 April, 2018

From The42 'Loyalty, leadership, heart and passion': Connacht produce fitting Muldoon tribute video Legend This post contains videos

'Loyalty, leadership, heart and passion': Connacht produce fitting Muldoon tribute video

The people of Connacht say thanks to their captain.

# legend - Thursday 26 April, 2018

From The42 Ibrahimovic turns down World Cup comeback after speculation Legend

Ibrahimovic turns down World Cup comeback after speculation

The former Manchester United striker previously announced his retirement from international football after Euro 2016.

# legend - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

From The42 Leinster great Isa Nacewa to retire from rugby this summer Isa Isa Isa

Leinster great Isa Nacewa to retire from rugby this summer

Ireland international Richardt Strauss will also retire next month while out-half Cathal Marsh and flanker Peadar Timmins have been released.

# legend - Monday 16 April, 2018

From The42 Director of Andre the Giant film on making Vince McMahon cry and the truth about Samuel Beckett Legend This post contains videos

Director of Andre the Giant film on making Vince McMahon cry and the truth about Samuel Beckett

The legendary Irish playwright lived down the road from the star.

# legend - Saturday 7 April, 2018

From The42 Messi hat-trick helps Barcelona equal record unbeaten streak Legend This post contains videos

Messi hat-trick helps Barcelona equal record unbeaten streak

The Argentina international was the star of the show at the Camp Nou with a magnificent treble.

# legend - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

From The42 'Superhero' Totti marks 25th anniversary of Roma debut Legend

'Superhero' Totti marks 25th anniversary of Roma debut

The forward’s 786th and final appearance for Roma was as a substitute in a 3-2 league win over Genoa.

# legend - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

From The42 All Blacks legend Conrad Smith to hang up his boots at the end of the season Legend

All Blacks legend Conrad Smith to hang up his boots at the end of the season

The 36-year-old won two World Cups with New Zealand.

# legend - Sunday 18 March, 2018

From The42 The influential Keith Earls finally gets the reward his brilliance deserves Legend

The influential Keith Earls finally gets the reward his brilliance deserves

The 30-year-old was outstanding throughout Ireland’s Grand Slam success.

# legend - Friday 9 March, 2018

From The42 Jimmy Magee to be honoured as FAI announce 2018 International Award nominees Legend

Jimmy Magee to be honoured as FAI announce 2018 International Award nominees

The full list of nominees for the 2018 FAI International Awards Nominees was confirmed on Friday.

# legend - Saturday 3 March, 2018

From The42 Fresh off a building site, stunning Roy Sheahan completes fairytale win at Last Man Standing Legend

Fresh off a building site, stunning Roy Sheahan completes fairytale win at Last Man Standing

The Irish amateur legend took two undefeated records and beat the Irish super-middleweight champ en route to a €26,000 cheque.

# legend - Monday 26 February, 2018

From The42 40-year-old Buffon set to temporarily reverse decision to retire from international football Comeback

40-year-old Buffon set to temporarily reverse decision to retire from international football

“I spoke to him, he will probably be part of the group in March,” interim national coach Luigi Di Biagio said.

# legend - Sunday 25 February, 2018

From The42 'For a lad coming over from Dublin at 15 to say you'd be at Arsenal for 20 years... I got very lucky really' Looking Back This post contains videos

'For a lad coming over from Dublin at 15 to say you'd be at Arsenal for 20 years... I got very lucky really'

Ahead of the Gunners’ League Cup final with Manchester City today, we chat to club legend David O’Leary.

# legend - Friday 16 February, 2018

From The42 'I cry often and I cry alone' - Gianluigi Buffon Legend

'I cry often and I cry alone' - Gianluigi Buffon

The legendary goalkeeper admits he finds it helpful to shed tears – but football is not the reason behind him showing his emotions.

# legend - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

From The42 Best in the West: John Muldoon will retire at the end of the season Champion

Best in the West: John Muldoon will retire at the end of the season

The pride of Portumna will ride off into the sunset in May.

# legend - Monday 22 January, 2018

From The42 Brazilian legend Ronaldo wants to buy a football club in England or Spain El Fénomeno

Brazilian legend Ronaldo wants to buy a football club in England or Spain

The World Cup winner is eager to get into ownership and has set his sights on the Championship or La Liga 2.

# legend - Monday 15 January, 2018

From The42 Ireland and Ulster legend Tommy Bowe to retire at end of season Wave Goodbye

Ireland and Ulster legend Tommy Bowe to retire at end of season

The 33-year-old announced the news via his official Twitter account today.

# legend - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Stacey Solomon is brilliantly demonstrating how easy it is to Photoshop your photos

Apt, given the current climate on social media.

# legend - Sunday 7 January, 2018

From The42 'Is he being brought in with a tactical remit, to bring something different to their attacking play?' Legend

'Is he being brought in with a tactical remit, to bring something different to their attacking play?'

We chat to ex-Cavan defender Michael Hannon about Mickey Harte’s fascinating off-season move to bring Stephen O’Neill in as the Tyrone forwards coach.

# legend - Thursday 4 January, 2018

From The42 Remember Diego Forlan? He's still going strong at 38 and has just completed a move to Hong Kong Legend

Remember Diego Forlan? He's still going strong at 38 and has just completed a move to Hong Kong

The ex-Manchester United has agreed to join Kitchee SC, the club revealed today.

# legend - Friday 29 December, 2017

From The42 The story of how Germany’s 500-goal sensation came out of retirement to score at Turner’s Cross Legend

The story of how Germany’s 500-goal sensation came out of retirement to score at Turner’s Cross

Uwe Seeler scored over 500 goals for Hamburg and captained Germany in the 1966 World Cup final. Six years after his retirement in 1972 he played one last game — for Cork Celtic.

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