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# influence - This year 2022

Michael Carrick reveals Alex Ferguson advice before taking Middlesbrough job
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Michael Carrick reveals Alex Ferguson advice before taking Middlesbrough job

Oct 25th 2022, 6:32 PM 5,868 Views 3 Comments

The 41-year-old played under Ferguson at Manchester United.

Leinster bracing for loss of Lancaster as Top 14 side Racing swoop
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Leinster bracing for loss of Lancaster as Top 14 side Racing swoop

Sep 22nd 2022, 12:00 PM 26,378 Views 17 Comments

The Englishman has been with the Irish province since 2016.

Sexton and O'Mahony lead the way again on another historic day for Irish rugby
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Sexton and O'Mahony lead the way again on another historic day for Irish rugby

Jul 9th 2022, 8:09 PM 52,368 Views 32 Comments

The two most experienced players in Ireland’s team were to the fore during a famous win in Dunedin.

'I hope he is proud' - Praise for the man who helped instigate Ireland's youth football rejuvenation
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'I hope he is proud' - Praise for the man who helped instigate Ireland's youth football rejuvenation

Updated Jun 16th 2022, 8:05 AM 33,520 Views 8 Comments

A number of promising youngsters have emerged of late and Vera Pauw says Ruud Dokter deserves credit.

McCloskey a doubt for Ulster's massive URC clash with the Sharks
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McCloskey a doubt for Ulster's massive URC clash with the Sharks

May 16th 2022, 3:09 PM 3,723 Views 3 Comments

The influential centre is still nursing a groin injury.

'Mack has really stepped up as a leader. The Six Nations was unbelievable for him'
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'Mack has really stepped up as a leader. The Six Nations was unbelievable for him'

Apr 4th 2022, 7:38 PM 8,656 Views 6 Comments

Connacht hooker Dave Heffernan and co. enjoyed a crucial win in Italy ahead of their Leinster clashes.

'He was immense' - Hugo Keenan shines again for Ireland in Twickenham win
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'He was immense' - Hugo Keenan shines again for Ireland in Twickenham win

Mar 14th 2022, 9:00 AM 13,921 Views 11 Comments

The 25-year-old continues to grow as a force in Test rugby.

Zebo has no complaints over Ireland omission as he adds energy to Munster
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Zebo has no complaints over Ireland omission as he adds energy to Munster

Feb 16th 2022, 6:00 AM 9,444 Views 6 Comments

The 31-year-old hasn’t played a huge amount of rugby this season but has signed a new contract.

# influence - Last year 2021

'Rashford had helped raise around £20million for FareShare, shattering his initial target of £100,000'
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'Rashford had helped raise around £20million for FareShare, shattering his initial target of £100,000'

Dec 31st 2021, 3:00 PM 7,421 Views 12 Comments

Read an extract from ‘The Dream Factory’.

'She has been incredible' - Munster's Kilcoyne hails influence of Currid
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'She has been incredible' - Munster's Kilcoyne hails influence of Currid

Dec 17th 2021, 8:42 AM 16,495 Views 6 Comments

The performance psychologist has also had great success with the Limerick hurlers.

'I spoke to him before the game' - One Lagos-born Irish youngster is aiming to follow in the footsteps of another
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'I spoke to him before the game' - One Lagos-born Irish youngster is aiming to follow in the footsteps of another

Nov 16th 2021, 1:00 PM 35,911 Views 6 Comments

Joshua Kayode on being inspired by Chiedozie Ogbene.

Ireland U21 international grateful for departing Mick McCarthy's assistance
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Ireland U21 international grateful for departing Mick McCarthy's assistance

Nov 9th 2021, 9:32 PM 9,209 Views 0 Comments

Joel Bagan has been getting plenty of game time with Cardiff in the Championship this season.

An Ireland player of the past on guiding one being tipped to star in the future
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An Ireland player of the past on guiding one being tipped to star in the future

Nov 7th 2021, 10:20 AM 33,197 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Carr believes Inter Milan’s Kevin Zefi has the potential to go ‘all the way’ in the game.

Lionel Messi brought 'calmness' to PSG on debut
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Lionel Messi brought 'calmness' to PSG on debut

Aug 30th 2021, 11:54 AM 5,595 Views 0 Comments

The Argentina international’s arrival was greeted with enthusiastic cheers from the 6,000 travelling fans.

Furlong looks a certainty but plenty of Irish hopes for Lions' Test 23
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Furlong looks a certainty but plenty of Irish hopes for Lions' Test 23

Jul 19th 2021, 8:00 PM 28,985 Views 5 Comments

Conor Murray and Robbie Henshaw were pre-tour favourites to start.

'He's top class' - Praise for Ireland's Champions League-winning coach
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'He's top class' - Praise for Ireland's Champions League-winning coach

Jun 8th 2021, 12:01 AM 10,572 Views 0 Comments

John Egan and Stephen Kenny have both hailed the impact of Anthony Barry.

Farrell hails Sexton's enduring influence after Ireland captain's return in Rome
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Farrell hails Sexton's enduring influence after Ireland captain's return in Rome

Updated Mar 1st 2021, 8:03 AM 19,720 Views 30 Comments

‘His performance was excellent but it’s more than that.’

Former Tottenham boss makes swift impact as Schalke end 30-match winless run
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Former Tottenham boss makes swift impact as Schalke end 30-match winless run

Jan 9th 2021, 5:02 PM 10,792 Views 6 Comments

Christian Gross oversaw their first Bundesliga victory in just under a year.

# influence - All time

England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await
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England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await

Nov 20th 2020, 10:40 PM 7,028 Views 1 Comment

The animated children’s film is providing the England star with unusual inspiration.

250-cap lock Devin Toner continues to 'nurture' Leinster's young guns
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250-cap lock Devin Toner continues to 'nurture' Leinster's young guns

Nov 2nd 2020, 5:00 AM 9,071 Views 7 Comments

The 34-year-old remains a key part of the set-up alongside fellow veteran Scott Fardy.

James Ryan went to Paris as 'a kid' in 2018 but returns as an Ireland leader
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James Ryan went to Paris as 'a kid' in 2018 but returns as an Ireland leader

Oct 29th 2020, 5:00 AM 4,081 Views 1 Comment

The 24-year-old has enjoyed taking responsibility for running the Ireland lineout.

More touches, more influence for Stockdale from fullback
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More touches, more influence for Stockdale from fullback

Aug 26th 2020, 7:00 AM 5,869 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland wing has been getting test runs at 15 for his province.

Rooney hopes Irish teen starlet and other youngsters can learn from Man United defeat
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Rooney hopes Irish teen starlet and other youngsters can learn from Man United defeat

Mar 5th 2020, 11:50 PM 13,502 Views 8 Comments

The Derby County player-coach praised Jason Knight for his performance against Manchester United.

'We lost 2-0 and Roy had a pop off the players. I took a bit off him. But I was thinking: this is what I want'
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'We lost 2-0 and Roy had a pop off the players. I took a bit off him. But I was thinking: this is what I want'

Updated Mar 4th 2020, 12:19 PM 55,873 Views 6 Comments

David Meyler on being the son of an All-Ireland winner, life after football and signing for his hero.

'I think he's going to be a big, big player for us this season'
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'I think he's going to be a big, big player for us this season'

Feb 24th 2020, 6:00 AM 6,890 Views 0 Comments

Ian Morris reserved high praise for Gary Deegan after his eye-catching performance against Dundalk on Friday.

'Milner asked if he could come along' - Critchley
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'Milner asked if he could come along' - Critchley

Feb 5th 2020, 10:34 AM 15,602 Views 14 Comments

The Reds veteran was quick to offer his support despite being stuck on the sidelines during Liverpool’s FA Cup win last night.

Van Persie on Greenwood: 'Every game he tries to copy me'
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Van Persie on Greenwood: 'Every game he tries to copy me'

Dec 17th 2019, 9:55 AM 13,909 Views 5 Comments

A former Old Trafford favourite has been impressed with the in-form teenager.

The Augustinian brother who became a pioneering figure for women's soccer in Ireland
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The Augustinian brother who became a pioneering figure for women's soccer in Ireland

Dec 1st 2019, 7:00 AM 12,272 Views 0 Comments

Bernard Twomey on devoting much of his life to the beautiful game.

'Joe has changed the outlook on rugby for young generations'
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'Joe has changed the outlook on rugby for young generations'

Updated Oct 24th 2019, 8:39 AM 15,870 Views 38 Comments

Peter O’Mahony says that Joe Schmidt’s impact on Irish rugby will be felt all the way down to primary school level.

Hazard pulls strings as Real Madrid earn vital win
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Hazard pulls strings as Real Madrid earn vital win

Oct 22nd 2019, 10:35 PM 6,003 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, there were victories for Bayern Munich, PSG and Juventus.

The All Blacks have always loomed large for Kiwi native Joe Schmidt
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The All Blacks have always loomed large for Kiwi native Joe Schmidt

Updated Oct 18th 2019, 8:46 AM 18,454 Views 21 Comments

The Ireland head coach and Steve Hansen have had some great battles since 2013.

Fabinho reveals the role 'agent' Firmino played in Liverpool transfer
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Fabinho reveals the role 'agent' Firmino played in Liverpool transfer

May 30th 2019, 1:20 PM 8,590 Views 12 Comments

The versatile Brazilian completed a switch to Anfield in the summer of 2018, with a fellow countryman helping to put a big-money move in place.

Van der Flier takes inspiration from Nacewa's injury mindset
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Van der Flier takes inspiration from Nacewa's injury mindset

May 23rd 2019, 2:09 PM 4,970 Views 2 Comments

The Leinster flanker says Nacewa’s attitude around setbacks and rehab opened his eyes.

Leinster keen to keep influential Scott Fardy beyond end of season
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Leinster keen to keep influential Scott Fardy beyond end of season

Jan 17th 2019, 7:18 PM 10,955 Views 6 Comments

The 34-year-old is in superb form and has a strong influence within the squad.

'He's definitely different to how he played' - The Irish striker thriving under Joey Barton
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'He's definitely different to how he played' - The Irish striker thriving under Joey Barton

Dec 30th 2018, 8:00 AM 22,572 Views 2 Comments

Paddy Madden on how a move to League One outfit Fleetwood Town has reignited his career.

'The Derry Pele' pulls the strings as Finn Harps advance in First Division play-off
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'The Derry Pele' pulls the strings as Finn Harps advance in First Division play-off

Oct 19th 2018, 10:18 PM 8,838 Views 5 Comments

Paddy McCourt was imperious as he prolonged his playing career for two more weeks.

'We are still possibly learning the system, to get it to exactly how we want'
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'We are still possibly learning the system, to get it to exactly how we want'

Oct 15th 2018, 3:04 PM 5,689 Views 1 Comment

Richard Keogh has suggested it will take Ireland time to adapt to the 3-5-2 formation.

Snapchat lost €1 billion in value just after Kylie Jenner tweeted she doesn't use it anymore
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Snapchat lost €1 billion in value just after Kylie Jenner tweeted she doesn't use it anymore

Feb 23rd 2018, 7:36 AM 43,023 Views 57 Comments

The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star said it to her 24.5 million Twitter followers.

Leinster coach Lancaster takes guest session with Ireland U20s
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Leinster coach Lancaster takes guest session with Ireland U20s

Jan 31st 2018, 6:00 AM 9,923 Views 28 Comments

The Englishman has invested into the local coaching scene since moving to Ireland.

Here's what you should look out for when deciding if you should trust an influencer
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Here's what you should look out for when deciding if you should trust an influencer

Jan 28th 2018, 8:00 PM 9,997 Views 4 Comments

It’s easy once you know.

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