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Dream debut for teenager, as Newcastle heap misery on Man United
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Dream debut for teenager, as Newcastle heap misery on Man United

Oct 6th 2019, 6:26 PM 34,454 Views 99 Comments

Matty Longstaff’s goal ensured a memorable day for the Magpies.

'My second oldest brother was a Rovers fanatic... All I could see were the tears running down his face'
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'My second oldest brother was a Rovers fanatic... All I could see were the tears running down his face'

Aug 18th 2019, 9:30 PM 28,284 Views 14 Comments

John Coady on fulfilling a boyhood dream and a difficult period at Chelsea.

'I'm coming home' - Andy Carroll returns to Newcastle after 8-year absence
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'I'm coming home' - Andy Carroll returns to Newcastle after 8-year absence

Aug 8th 2019, 5:35 PM 9,409 Views 12 Comments

The striker, a free agent after his release by West Ham, has returned to Tyneside after eight years away from the club

Frampton announces Belfast bout as he bids to get back on track following first career defeat
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Frampton announces Belfast bout as he bids to get back on track following first career defeat

Jun 7th 2017, 3:52 PM 4,532 Views 1 Comment

‘The Jackal’ will fight in his home city on 29 July.

Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender
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Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender

Jun 7th 2017, 12:07 PM 10,777 Views 8 Comments

John Caulfield makes preparations as Kevin O’Connor and Ryan Delaney could depart Turners Cross this season.

Henshaw the pride of Connacht after dominant pair of Six Nations starts
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Henshaw the pride of Connacht after dominant pair of Six Nations starts

Feb 18th 2015, 3:44 PM 6,077 Views 10 Comments

The province’s head coach, Pat Lam, shared his joy at seeing the centre shine for Joe Schmidt’s Ireland.

Snapshot - Sean O'Brien's old school claim Leinster rugby title
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Snapshot - Sean O'Brien's old school claim Leinster rugby title

Jan 15th 2014, 10:51 PM 6,742 Views 3 Comments

Tullow CS defeated Ardee CS today 48-0 in the Leinster Rugby Senior Development Cup final.

The text that sums up everything we love about junior football
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The text that sums up everything we love about junior football

May 21st 2013, 9:20 PM 7,666 Views 1 Comment

Whatever you say gaffer.

Snapshot: Oldham fan Paul Scholes is at Goodison Park for Latics' cup replay
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Snapshot: Oldham fan Paul Scholes is at Goodison Park for Latics' cup replay

Feb 26th 2013, 7:58 PM 2,046 Views 1 Comment

The Old Trafford favourite is hoping for an upset.

Local hero: Donegal teen jumps 40ft in pitch dark to save two from river
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Local hero: Donegal teen jumps 40ft in pitch dark to save two from river

Jun 14th 2012, 8:24 PM 10,327 Views 37 Comments

Jason McClay jumped off a 40-foot ravine into a pitch dark river to save two people from the water after a car had left the road.

Mayor of Newark rescues woman from burning building
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Mayor of Newark rescues woman from burning building

Apr 13th 2012, 10:45 AM 3,069 Views 9 Comments

Meet Cory Booker. Now THAT’S what we call a local politician.

Quigley enlists with Sligo's Red army
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Quigley enlists with Sligo's Red army

Dec 14th 2011, 2:20 PM 308 Views 0 Comments

Sligo Rovers confirmed the signing of Dundalk striker Mark Quigley this afternoon.

Bringing it all back home: Iniesta becomes Albacete's biggest shareholder
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Bringing it all back home: Iniesta becomes Albacete's biggest shareholder

Dec 6th 2011, 4:42 PM 1,132 Views 1 Comment

Don’t be fooled by the rocks that he’s got, he’s still Andres from the block…

Home and away: It's Kennelly versus Galvin in local showdown... maybe
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Home and away: It's Kennelly versus Galvin in local showdown... maybe

Dec 2nd 2011, 12:10 PM 538 Views 0 Comments

Former AFL star Tadhg Kennelly is on his way back to Kerry and may feature in championship game this weekend.

Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins
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Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins

Nov 2nd 2011, 5:14 PM 1,221 Views 3 Comments

The President-elect and his wife will be among the crowd for the Airtricity League promotion/relegation play-off second leg on Friday.