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The former Cork hurler battling on with a rare illness and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The former Cork hurler battling on with a rare illness and more of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 30th 2020, 8:30 AM 21,939 Views 3 Comments

Stick on the kettle and settle in to some of our favourite pieces from the last seven days.

A year on from Solskjaer appointment, United still have a lot of room to improve
# Job Anniversary
From The42
# Job Anniversary

A year on from Solskjaer appointment, United still have a lot of room to improve

Mar 28th 2020, 12:12 PM 5,392 Views 13 Comments

A lack of clean sheets and a low ratio of converted chances underline the struggles Manchester united have endured over the course of the last 12 months.

NFL free agency winners and losers: Improvements in Indy, Bucs wrong to bet on Brady
# NFL
From The42
# NFL

NFL free agency winners and losers: Improvements in Indy, Bucs wrong to bet on Brady

Mar 21st 2020, 3:26 PM 8,237 Views 8 Comments

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made the splash signing of Tom Brady, but they are not among the winners from free agency.

'We can’t just sit on our laurels': Ahead of Black Friday, the Irish retail industry is fighting back
# Features
From Business ETC
# Features

'We can’t just sit on our laurels': Ahead of Black Friday, the Irish retail industry is fighting back

Nov 23rd 2019, 1:00 AM 1,204 Views 0 Comments

In an evolving market, companies are turning to a bricks-and-clicks approach.

Mourinho, Allegri, Ancelotti? The candidates to take over at Spurs after Pochettino's exit
# Next In
From The42
# Next In

Mourinho, Allegri, Ancelotti? The candidates to take over at Spurs after Pochettino's exit

Nov 19th 2019, 9:44 PM 8,721 Views 17 Comments

Spurs sacked Mauricio Pochettino’s this evening.

6 contenders to become the new Bayern Munich manager
# In The Frame
From The42
# In The Frame

6 contenders to become the new Bayern Munich manager

Nov 3rd 2019, 11:59 PM 23,556 Views 11 Comments

The Bundesliga club are searching for a new head coach after Niko Kovac departed.

Manchester United v Liverpool: The memorable Premier League meetings in their storied rivalry
# Best Of Enemies
From The42
# Best Of Enemies

Manchester United v Liverpool: The memorable Premier League meetings in their storied rivalry

Oct 19th 2019, 10:33 AM 6,594 Views 19 Comments

The heavyweight clubs have served up a few treats in the Premier League era, even if recent meetings have been mostly forgettable.

Hazard makes bright debut cameo as Madrid lift early pressure on Zidane
# Hola
From The42
# Hola

Hazard makes bright debut cameo as Madrid lift early pressure on Zidane

Sep 14th 2019, 3:21 PM 5,542 Views 0 Comments

Madrid almost squandered a three-goal lead, but the Belgian’s debut offered cause for optimism.

Keeping up with the big guys - how ADAPT is reimagining digital technology
# Features
From Business ETC
# Features

Keeping up with the big guys - how ADAPT is reimagining digital technology

Aug 24th 2019, 1:00 AM 720 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin-based research centre is looking at changes in the way that people communicate.

Cheika prepared to leap before he’s pushed after World Cup
# Win Or Bust
From The42
# Win Or Bust

Cheika prepared to leap before he’s pushed after World Cup

Jul 20th 2019, 1:10 PM 8,600 Views 1 Comment

Australia endured a miserable 2018 and there is no room for error in a World Cup year. But can their mixed bag of a squad succeed?

Horn: Crawford will state pound-for-pound case against Khan
# Legacy
From The42
# Legacy

Horn: Crawford will state pound-for-pound case against Khan

Apr 20th 2019, 10:48 AM 6,108 Views 17 Comments

The WBO welterweight title holder gets a chance to impress against another former world champion.

'I highly doubt he'll remember playing against me': Newport star Amond ready for reunion with City's Otamendi
# Familiar Faces
From The42
# Familiar Faces

'I highly doubt he'll remember playing against me': Newport star Amond ready for reunion with City's Otamendi

Feb 15th 2019, 2:18 PM 7,990 Views 4 Comments

The Carlow native’s FA Cup goals have made him the toast of Newport.

Champions League permutations: How Inter, PSG and Liverpool can progress
# Euro Vision
From The42
# Euro Vision

Champions League permutations: How Inter, PSG and Liverpool can progress

Dec 10th 2018, 2:27 PM 4,223 Views 0 Comments

Several top sides face an anxious final Champions League matchweek as they look to move into the last 16.

Rafael Nadal confirms that his season is over as he's set to undergo surgery
# Downer
From The42
# Downer

Rafael Nadal confirms that his season is over as he's set to undergo surgery

Nov 5th 2018, 5:50 PM 3,522 Views 1 Comment

The Spaniard has withdrawn from the ATP Finals.

How refugee Modric rose to rule Russia 2018
# Journey
From The42
# Journey

How refugee Modric rose to rule Russia 2018

Jul 14th 2018, 10:23 AM 14,257 Views 15 Comments

From war-torn Zadar to the World Cup final, Luka Modric has turned making the difficult look easy into a habit of a lifetime.

Unbeatable? NBA champions Warriors add All-Star center Cousins
# Blame It On The Boogie
From The42
# Blame It On The Boogie

Unbeatable? NBA champions Warriors add All-Star center Cousins

Jul 3rd 2018, 7:49 AM 5,517 Views 10 Comments

The reported addition of DeMarcus Cousins makes NBA champions the Golden State Warriors even stronger.

Vieira to Henry: Arsene Wenger's best signings at Arsenal From The42

Vieira to Henry: Arsene Wenger's best signings at Arsenal

Apr 20th 2018, 11:40 AM 7,501 Views 13 Comments

Pascal Cygan doesn’t make the cut.

One year after being a virtual unknown, the French teenager who has taken European football by storm
# Prodigy
From The42
# Prodigy

One year after being a virtual unknown, the French teenager who has taken European football by storm

Dec 20th 2017, 10:50 AM 8,096 Views 3 Comments

Kylian Mbappe celebrates his 19th birthday today.

Another false dawn or the return of the king? Tiger aims to rise at Hero World Challenge
# Tiger Balm
From The42
# Tiger Balm

Another false dawn or the return of the king? Tiger aims to rise at Hero World Challenge

Nov 28th 2017, 3:42 PM 3,158 Views 3 Comments

For the second year in succession, an invitational event in The Bahamas will bear witness to Tiger Woods’ latest comeback attempt.

Was Sunderland a blip? The stats behind David Moyes' managerial career
# Performance Review
From The42
# Performance Review

Was Sunderland a blip? The stats behind David Moyes' managerial career

Nov 7th 2017, 12:46 PM 4,862 Views 4 Comments

West Ham have confirmed the appointment of the Scot as their new manager. Here, we look at his career in numbers.

World Series preview: Little to separate Dodgers and Astros ahead of Game 1
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

World Series preview: Little to separate Dodgers and Astros ahead of Game 1

Oct 24th 2017, 2:29 PM 1,930 Views 5 Comments

The Dodgers and Astros will start their World Series match-up tonight.

Dybala, Coutinho or Dembele – who could replace Neymar at Barca?
# Nou Guy
From The42
# Nou Guy

Dybala, Coutinho or Dembele – who could replace Neymar at Barca?

Aug 4th 2017, 10:52 AM 7,318 Views 10 Comments

Nou Camp chiefs have a job on their hands.

Messi at 30: From the Champions League to the World Cup - 10 of his best goals
# Birthday Boy
From The42
# Birthday Boy

Messi at 30: From the Champions League to the World Cup - 10 of his best goals

Jun 24th 2017, 3:33 PM 7,445 Views 9 Comments

As Lionel Messi celebrates his 30th birthday, we look back at the best goals of the Barcelona and Argentina superstar’s career.

Messi turns 30: Leo or Cristiano? Cherish them both as time waits for no one
# Birthday Boy
From The42
# Birthday Boy

Messi turns 30: Leo or Cristiano? Cherish them both as time waits for no one

Jun 24th 2017, 11:14 AM 3,853 Views 10 Comments

‘You are alive in the time of Messi and Ronaldo and should cherish both of them while you still can.’

'Do you think he should answer questions about issues outside the game?'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'Do you think he should answer questions about issues outside the game?'

Jun 22nd 2017, 9:50 AM 3,689 Views 9 Comments

Ronaldo again refused to answer questions following his nation’s 1-0 defeat of Russia in the Confederations Cup

Warburton learned of Lions honour in supermarket car park
# Mane Man
From The42
# Mane Man

Warburton learned of Lions honour in supermarket car park

Apr 19th 2017, 1:12 PM 10,061 Views 15 Comments

For the second British and Irish Lions tour running, Sam Warburton has been named captain.

Sitdown Sunday: The tragic death of a dystopian
# 7 Deadly Reads
From TheJournal.ie
# 7 Deadly Reads

Sitdown Sunday: The tragic death of a dystopian

Apr 9th 2017, 9:00 AM 22,600 Views 0 Comments

Grab a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Deja vu or a major breakthrough? Opportunity knocks for Garcia
# Olé!
From The42
# Olé!

Deja vu or a major breakthrough? Opportunity knocks for Garcia

Apr 8th 2017, 10:00 AM 3,151 Views 4 Comments

Sergio Garcia has suffered his share of heartbreaks, but victory at the Masters would be particularly significant at Augusta this weekend.

The psychology behind Claudio Ranieri and Leicester's astonishing fall from grace
# Heroes To Zeroes
From The42
# Heroes To Zeroes

The psychology behind Claudio Ranieri and Leicester's astonishing fall from grace

Feb 25th 2017, 7:01 AM 13,139 Views 10 Comments

The Foxes earlier this week acted on a dire run of form by sacking their much-loved Italian manager.

Better at Old Trafford, prolific against Arsenal - Rooney's record by the numbers
# Number Crunching
From The42
# Number Crunching

Better at Old Trafford, prolific against Arsenal - Rooney's record by the numbers

Jan 21st 2017, 6:29 PM 7,449 Views 12 Comments

Opta’s stats make for interesting reading.

Inspired by Mario Balotelli, the team defying doubters at the top of the French league
# A True Underdog Story
From The42
# A True Underdog Story

Inspired by Mario Balotelli, the team defying doubters at the top of the French league

Dec 25th 2016, 11:01 AM 6,725 Views 2 Comments

Nice’s ascension is a result of successful gambles on players and astute coaching appointments.

Kelechi Iheanacho shines but Guardiola's concerns at City lie deeper
# Aguero Suspension
From The42
# Aguero Suspension

Kelechi Iheanacho shines but Guardiola's concerns at City lie deeper

Dec 7th 2016, 7:00 AM 3,892 Views 8 Comments

Iheanacho can fill the void left by Sergio Aguero’s ban but there is plenty more to worry the Manchester City boss.

Zidane and Luis Enrique tangled in identity politics
# El Clasico
From The42
# El Clasico

Zidane and Luis Enrique tangled in identity politics

Nov 30th 2016, 10:59 AM 6,839 Views 2 Comments

Claims of Real Madrid becoming more like Barcelona or vice-versa are inevitable in a rivalry that sustains two footballing superpowers.

Possession masters, but 5th in the league: The stats from Klopp's first year at Liverpool
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

Possession masters, but 5th in the league: The stats from Klopp's first year at Liverpool

Oct 8th 2016, 4:58 PM 6,169 Views 6 Comments

With the help of Opta data, we take a look at some of the most remarkable numbers from the German’s Premier League career thus far.

One man, one club, one legend: the numbers behind Totti's glorious career as he turns 40
# The Emperor Of Rome
From The42
# The Emperor Of Rome

One man, one club, one legend: the numbers behind Totti's glorious career as he turns 40

Sep 27th 2016, 11:21 AM 7,702 Views 6 Comments

Clubs and players have been paying tribute to the striker.

How much do you really know about your phone?*
# Know It All
From TheJournal.ie
# Know It All

How much do you really know about your phone?*

Aug 13th 2016, 8:30 PM 26,891 Views 17 Comments

*Not your phone specifically, but the features that make it what it is.

The Premier League relegation scrap: Boro the best of the newbies, can Moyes save Sunderland?
# Race To The Bottom
From The42
# Race To The Bottom

The Premier League relegation scrap: Boro the best of the newbies, can Moyes save Sunderland?

Aug 11th 2016, 12:24 PM 4,240 Views 18 Comments

We run through the candidates for the drop as the battle to stay among the money-spinning elite gets tougher than ever.

The stats that show why Man City paid €58 million Stones
# Promise
From The42
# Promise

The stats that show why Man City paid €58 million Stones

Aug 9th 2016, 7:28 PM 9,044 Views 17 Comments

With Opta’s help, a look at some of the stats that show why Manchester City have made the youngster England’s most expensive defender.

Ronaldo and Bale showed each other the respect they deserve after the final whistle tonight
# Best Of Enemies
From The42
# Best Of Enemies

Ronaldo and Bale showed each other the respect they deserve after the final whistle tonight

Jul 6th 2016, 11:57 PM 9,792 Views 6 Comments

Much has been made of the pair’s rivalry, but their post-match actions suggested there were no personal problems between the two.

Wimbledon 2016: Defending champions in contrasting positions
# Sw19
From The42
# Sw19

Wimbledon 2016: Defending champions in contrasting positions

Jun 25th 2016, 12:40 PM 6,196 Views 3 Comments

The men’s world number one has never been more dominant, but Serena Williams will hold no grand slam titles if she is beaten at Wimbledon.

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