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Stuttgart, the 2002 World Cup, and the second coming - Mick's Ireland career

The 61-year-old will walk away from the Ireland set-up with many fond memories.

Three-week lay-off leaves Henderson in race against time for Atletico showdown

The Liverpool captain sustained a hamstring injury during Tuesday’s 1-0 defeat in Madrid.

From The42 'Excellent' Browne singled out for praise after Preston ease to Championship win Irish Eye

'Excellent' Browne singled out for praise after Preston ease to Championship win

In tonight’s other fixture, Dan Crowley’s Birmingham and Middlesborough drew 1-1.

Klopp lauds 'exceptional' Henderson after Premier League leaders go a year without defeat

Liverpool overcame Sheffield United at Anfield last night.

From The42 Major coup for Chelsea as English women's top-flight leaders sign Australia's World Cup star Euro Vision

Major coup for Chelsea as English women's top-flight leaders sign Australia's World Cup star

‘The WSL is the best league in Europe,’ Sam Kerr said. ‘I want team success and I don’t want it to come easy.’

'We'll go there on the front foot and this team and this nation is always capable of a big result'

Seamus Coleman is promising a positive return performance in Geneva next month.

From Rush to Lord's: Eoin Morgan on top of the world

The Dubliner was never scared to chase his sporting dreams even if it meant swimming against the tide. On Sunday, he achieved all of those and more.

'The whole idea of being a footballer for me is to play in the Premier League. It’s not to have a nice car'

Seamus Coleman talks about what it means to captain Ireland, the next generation of players and recovering from setback at Everton.

'We probably won't reap the benefits of it, but the generations behind us will'

After making her 100th Cork City appearance, Ciara McNamara hopes to pave the way for others to follow suit.

Vincent Kompany thunderbolt sees Man City take massive step towards Premier League glory

The veteran skipper scored a phenomenal effort from range to beat Leicester City on Monday night.

Coleman's fine form recognised with Premier League Player of the Month nomination

Robbie Keane is the last Irishman to claim the prize back in 2007.

The Alchemist: Why Pádraig Harrington is an ideal fit for the Ryder Cup captaincy

The Dubliner has been announced as Europe’s captain for the 43rd instalment of the Ryder Cup.

Ireland's Aiden McGeady is on fire for Sunderland right now

The experienced winger is tearing it up for the League One side.

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: How well do you know Roy Keane and his history with Ireland? Captain Fantastic

Quiz: How well do you know Roy Keane and his history with Ireland?

Ireland’s former captain and assistant manager is now a free agent.

'Peter is in some of the best fitness form of his life'

There was no sign of early-season rust as Peter O’Mahony hit the ground running against Ospreys on Friday.

'It would be wonderful for my family, especially my Mam and Dad. That's why you do it'

Aoife Murray is chasing her ninth All-Ireland senior camogie medal on Sunday but the captaincy role makes it a more special occasion.

'There's no reason why he can't feel some part English and also be very proud to play for Ireland'

Seamus Coleman has his say on Declan Rice’s situation.

'Sinead any day could score 2-4, 2-6, 2-8 - she’s one of the game’s top players'

Dublin captain Sinead Aherne produced a scintillating first-half performance before the posts yesterday.

'Hendo is so important to us' - Klopp says Henderson still key despite Fabinho and Keita signings

Two key signings mean that the fight for midfield places is fiercer than ever at Anfield, but the England star will continue to play a big role.

Dardis to the rescue for Ireland as late O'Brien try delivers win over Chile

A thundering run from Pedro Verschae threatened to derail Ireland’s World Cup campaign.

From The42 Watch: Eoin Donnelly's stoppage time goal earns Fermanagh first Ulster final spot in 10 years Captain Fantastic This post contains videos

Watch: Eoin Donnelly's stoppage time goal earns Fermanagh first Ulster final spot in 10 years

Rory Gallagher’s side defeated Monaghan in dramatic circumstances on Sunday to book their place in the 2018 Ulster final.

From The42 'It's massive' - Cavan captain Greene aiming to overwrite past disappointments Redemption

'It's massive' - Cavan captain Greene aiming to overwrite past disappointments

Tipperary stand in their way of the Division 2 league title and promotion to the top flight.

'Leading my country out in my hometown of Tallaght will be a really proud moment'

Ireland captain Katie McCabe will live her childhood dream this evening.

Grand Slam-winning captain Rory Best signs new IRFU contract

The hooker has extended his deal until the end of the 2019 World Cup.

'The biggest highlight of my career': Best joins O'Driscoll and Mullen in Ireland's elite club

Ireland captain says this team are ‘greedy’ and want to build on the Grand Slam win.

Sam Allardyce delivers glowing praise for 'superhuman' Seamus Coleman

“When you sprint 80 yards with the ball in the 92nd minute and the opposition players, who have been playing every week, can’t catch up, it shows the tremendous capacity for the game that he has.”

Ireland's Ciaran Clark scores as Newcastle stage second-half comeback

West Brom looked headed for victory until the Magpies snatched a 2-2 draw at The Hawthorns.

'I've believed for a long time that we'll go to Russia... Bring them on'

David Meyler is confident that Ireland can progress through the play-offs to reach next year’s World Cup.

Coleman joins up with Ireland squad ahead of top-of-the-table clash as Hendrick is ruled out

The team captain was present at today’s training session, while Burnley midfielder Hendrick won’t be available.

'I've no fear I won't be coming back the same player, there's none of that nonsense'

Staying patient about his return from a broken leg is the biggest challenge facing Seamus Coleman.

Paul McShane the hero as Reading boost promotion hopes

The Irish defender’s 78th minute header handed the Royals a victory that consolidated fifth spot in the table.

Captain, leader, legend: John Muldoon signs on for a 15th season with Connacht

“I have always said that I would like to continue playing if I had the physical fitness and mental hunger to do so.”

Hourihane hoping for 2017 Ireland debut despite previous disappointment

The Corkman has been earning rave reviews for his displays while captaining Barnsley in the Championship.

Major boost for Dundalk as Player of the Year nominee signs new deal

Despite rumoured interest from elsewhere, Stephen O’Donnell has committed to the Lilywhites for the 2017 and 2018 campaigns.

From The42 Coleman can possibly become an Irish captain to rival Roy Keane in his influence Column

Coleman can possibly become an Irish captain to rival Roy Keane in his influence

He may not have been the obvious choice to skipper the national team, but it looks a perfect fit for the man from Killybegs.

Tipp skipper Brendan Maher left one important man out of his All-Ireland acceptance speech

Maher forgot to thank his manager Michael Ryan, despite having his words prepared.

After a superb debut season in England, there's more good news for Chris Forrester

The 23-year-old Dubliner has been named as Peterborough’s new skipper.

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