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Lukaku only an Inter player because of 'Dybala's failure to join Man United'
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Lukaku only an Inter player because of 'Dybala's failure to join Man United'

Mar 23rd 2020, 11:17 AM 8,586 Views 4 Comments

If the Bianconeri striker’s rumoured move to Old Trafford gone through, the Belgian would have headed the other way, according to the player’s agent.

Labour's alternate Budget: No income tax credits on €100k+ incomes and raising levy on the banks
# Budget 2020
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# Budget 2020

Labour's alternate Budget: No income tax credits on €100k+ incomes and raising levy on the banks

Oct 3rd 2019, 3:23 PM 18,116 Views 80 Comments

Opposition parties were out outlining their Budget 2020 proposals today.

Former world number one Osaka changes coach for second time this year
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From The42
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Former world number one Osaka changes coach for second time this year

Sep 13th 2019, 12:29 PM 2,867 Views 4 Comments

The 21-year-old has announced she will no longer be working with Jermaine Jenkins.

E-scooters are flooding city streets worldwide, so just how green are they?
# Two Wheels Good
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# Two Wheels Good

E-scooters are flooding city streets worldwide, so just how green are they?

Jul 7th 2019, 6:31 AM 38,819 Views 90 Comments

THe scooters can be driven door to door and avoid the need for parking spaces.

'At least they don't roll around like Neymar' - Brazilians seeking heroes turn to women footballers
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From The42
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'At least they don't roll around like Neymar' - Brazilians seeking heroes turn to women footballers

Jun 20th 2019, 6:19 PM 4,111 Views 3 Comments

Spectators booed the men’s team off the field following their latest match.

'It was such a positive thing for my mental health' - The ex-Irish footballer embarking on a music career
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From The42
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'It was such a positive thing for my mental health' - The ex-Irish footballer embarking on a music career

Jun 13th 2019, 8:06 PM 25,852 Views 4 Comments

Ex-Shelbourne star Stuart Byrne has just released his debut EP.

'It's not the usual combination, to be a footballer and filmmaker'
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From The42
# Alternative

'It's not the usual combination, to be a footballer and filmmaker'

Jun 20th 2018, 8:39 PM 6,543 Views 2 Comments

Hannes Halldorsson says his job on the side sets him apart.

No politics, kneeling for Vince McMahon's XFL
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From The42
# Alternative

No politics, kneeling for Vince McMahon's XFL

Jan 26th 2018, 11:46 AM 5,982 Views 6 Comments

News of the launch comes as the National Football League prepares to bring the curtain down on the most tumultuous season in its history.

'I’ve heard nothing from Joe... There is no point in getting up my hopes'
# Option
From The42
# Option

'I’ve heard nothing from Joe... There is no point in getting up my hopes'

Jan 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 19,847 Views 24 Comments

In-form Scarlets star Tadhg Beirne says he is hoping but not necessarily expecting to be part of Ireland’s Six Nations squad.

'When it’s a big stadium and not a huge amount of people, you’ve just got to bring your own energy'
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From The42
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'When it’s a big stadium and not a huge amount of people, you’ve just got to bring your own energy'

Sep 17th 2017, 12:32 PM 7,728 Views 5 Comments

Rhys Ruddock said Leinster had to dig deep for Saturday’s victory.

Conte eyes €90 million-rated Real Madrid star to cure Lukaku hangover
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From The42
# Alternative

Conte eyes €90 million-rated Real Madrid star to cure Lukaku hangover

Jul 11th 2017, 12:36 PM 10,739 Views 3 Comments

Previously a Man United target, Alvaro Morata is now wanted by Chelsea.

Banned Tipperary GAA goalkeeper considering League of Ireland soccer switch
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# Alternative

Banned Tipperary GAA goalkeeper considering League of Ireland soccer switch

Jun 7th 2017, 6:00 AM 20,154 Views 24 Comments

Evan Comerford was suspended for three months following an altercation with referee Paddy Russell.

'I'd sign Assou-Ekotto but he wants to be a pornstar'
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From The42
# Alternative

'I'd sign Assou-Ekotto but he wants to be a pornstar'

May 27th 2017, 1:23 PM 14,840 Views 10 Comments

Harry Redknapp has managed the left-back twice before, but made a shocking revelation about the player.

‘There were possibilities to go to England when I was younger, but my parents were never going to let me move’
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From The42
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‘There were possibilities to go to England when I was younger, but my parents were never going to let me move’

May 13th 2017, 7:30 AM 12,423 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Manning chats to The42 about his breakthrough season at QPR.

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League Team of the Year?
# Stars
From The42
# Stars

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League Team of the Year?

Apr 20th 2017, 3:27 PM 11,950 Views 30 Comments

We highlight the players who were unlucky to miss out on the official PFA selection.

The Bus Éireann strike begins today - here's how to get around
# Alternative Route
From TheJournal.ie
# Alternative Route

The Bus Éireann strike begins today - here's how to get around

Mar 24th 2017, 12:01 AM 38,917 Views 75 Comments

A nationwide indefinite strike begins from midnight tonight.

Ireland have released their new alternative jersey... and it's purple
# Canterbury Fails
From The42
# Canterbury Fails

Ireland have released their new alternative jersey... and it's purple

Sep 22nd 2016, 1:21 PM 17,288 Views 36 Comments

The international teams will wear it as part of their change kit for 2016/17.

'Women don't have to choose between putting on makeup and being a fierce athlete'
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From The42
# Alternative

'Women don't have to choose between putting on makeup and being a fierce athlete'

Sep 16th 2016, 8:00 AM 29,360 Views 24 Comments

Anna Geary chats to The42 about the continuing challenges facing women in sport.

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the season?
# Standing Out
From The42
# Standing Out

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the season?

Apr 23rd 2016, 10:15 AM 10,451 Views 25 Comments

The official PFA team was named earlier this week.

Ireland World XI features Luis Suarez but not Neymar
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From The42
# Alternative

Ireland World XI features Luis Suarez but not Neymar

Jan 12th 2016, 5:00 PM 9,383 Views 11 Comments

The PFAI members voted for a team with a decidedly stronger Barcelona flavour and no Bayern Munich representatives.

British government considers blacklisting homeopathy treatments
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From TheJournal.ie
# Alternative

British government considers blacklisting homeopathy treatments

Nov 13th 2015, 2:15 PM 12,160 Views 94 Comments

A minister confirmed the government is looking at removing these products from the NHS prescription list.

The42's alternative Leaving Cert History quiz
# Legends
From The42
# Legends

The42's alternative Leaving Cert History quiz

Jun 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 22,124 Views 15 Comments

We test your knowledge of all-time Irish sporting records.

Premier League flops Falcao and Balolelli make Twitter's team of the season #UwotM8?
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# Alternative

Premier League flops Falcao and Balolelli make Twitter's team of the season #UwotM8?

May 27th 2015, 5:00 PM 6,510 Views 3 Comments

A team of the season that features Cesc Fabregas, Alexis Sánchez and David De Gea also features Radamel Falcao and Mario Balotelli.

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the year?
# Unsung Heroes
From The42
# Unsung Heroes

Do you agree with our alternative Premier League team of the year?

Apr 27th 2015, 8:20 PM 10,897 Views 21 Comments

David Silva, Jose Fonte and Charlie Austin among others feature in our side.

3 tell-tale signs it’s time to change up that gym routine
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From The42
# Alternative

3 tell-tale signs it’s time to change up that gym routine

Mar 29th 2015, 12:05 AM 6,278 Views 1 Comment

‘You’re not hurting afterwards’ and more indications that you must do better.

A United legend thinks James Wilson can be the club's 20-goal-a-season man
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From The42
# Alternative

A United legend thinks James Wilson can be the club's 20-goal-a-season man

Mar 18th 2015, 12:41 PM 6,496 Views 2 Comments

Louis van Gaal recently lamented that his team does not have a player capable of hitting that scoring milestone.

Falcao can find another top club, says agent
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# Alternative

Falcao can find another top club, says agent

Jan 13th 2015, 2:56 PM 10,551 Views 32 Comments

The Colombia striker joined United from Monaco until the end of the season in September.

Irish WWE star Fergal Devitt on his earlier career as a promising GAA player
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Irish WWE star Fergal Devitt on his earlier career as a promising GAA player

Jan 2nd 2015, 1:00 PM 9,315 Views 4 Comments

The man known as Finn Bálor, played for both Bray Emmets and Wolfe Tone.

Change in hurling penalty rules 'inevitable' - Butler
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From The42
# Alternative

Change in hurling penalty rules 'inevitable' - Butler

Sep 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,202 Views 26 Comments

“It’s going to evolve to one-on-one,” the former hurling coordinator added.

Van Gaal kept keeper in dark over last-minute switch
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From The42
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Van Gaal kept keeper in dark over last-minute switch

Jul 6th 2014, 10:42 AM 12,690 Views 11 Comments

The bold gambit paid off spectacularly as Tim Krul saved two spot-kicks.

Your Colourful Character Pic of the Day
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From The42
# Alternative

Your Colourful Character Pic of the Day

Dec 14th 2013, 4:09 PM 3,499 Views 3 Comments

Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright has lit up the the World Darts Championships with his outlandish attire.

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies
# Budget
From TheJournal.ie
# Budget

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies

Jun 26th 2013, 12:05 PM 2,962 Views 9 Comments

The economic institute says using the promissory note savings, investing in a stimulus package and taxing the top 10 per cent of earners could reduce the government deficit to 3 per cent by 2015.

10 of TheScore.ie’s alternative end-of-season Premier League awards
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

10 of TheScore.ie’s alternative end-of-season Premier League awards

May 21st 2013, 12:00 PM 12,188 Views 16 Comments

We look back on the most memorable moments in the top flight (and occasionally the Europa League and League Cup).

TheScore.ie's alternative Premier League Team of the Year
# Underrated
From The42
# Underrated

TheScore.ie's alternative Premier League Team of the Year

May 4th 2013, 10:00 AM 2,988 Views 13 Comments

We select the unfortunate players who missed out on the PFA’s official seclection this year.

Column: To restore our financial credibility, tough decisions must be taken on Croke Park 2
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: To restore our financial credibility, tough decisions must be taken on Croke Park 2

Apr 26th 2013, 7:00 AM 20 Views 99 Comments

You can’t spend money you don’t have, writes Seán Murphy, who says Jack O’Connor’s proposal to use the €1 billion promissory note savings and taxing the wealthy is not a viable solution.

UK police to treat attacks on goths and punks as hate crimes
# Manchester
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# Manchester

UK police to treat attacks on goths and punks as hate crimes

Apr 4th 2013, 1:09 PM 8,006 Views 72 Comments

Greater Manchester Police said that people should be able to express their alternative sub-culture identity freely without having to tolerate hate crime.

12 tracks of Christmas: your alternative festive playlist
# Alternative Christmas
# Alternative Christmas

12 tracks of Christmas: your alternative festive playlist

Dec 23rd 2012, 11:00 AM 7,017 Views 19 Comments

Not a Mariah Carey or Slade song in sight…

Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board
# Echinacea
From TheJournal.ie
# Echinacea

Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board

Aug 21st 2012, 7:15 AM 7,489 Views 72 Comments

Following a review of echincea’s safety and effectiveness, the IMB is advising against children using it.