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#Looking Back

From The42 'When I found rugby, I found my self-esteem, my sense of worth' Looking Back

'When I found rugby, I found my self-esteem, my sense of worth'

Former Connacht head coach Pat Lam is this week’s guest on the How To Win At Dominoes podcast.

From TheJournal.ie 'Now let's go live to the Mullingar one-legged race': Whatever happened to the RTÉ People in Need Telethon? Looking Back

'Now let's go live to the Mullingar one-legged race': Whatever happened to the RTÉ People in Need Telethon?

We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarrre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.

From The42 'It was a tough time trying to decide: Do I give up my work for the love of representing my country?' Sacrifice

'It was a tough time trying to decide: Do I give up my work for the love of representing my country?'

Ex-Ireland international Dolores Deasley on the various highs and lows of her career, and her new life coaching in America.

From The42 'We lost because we were so dazzled by the wonder of their kit that we couldn’t possibly concentrate' Looking Back

'We lost because we were so dazzled by the wonder of their kit that we couldn’t possibly concentrate'

In an extract from his book ‘Boy Wonder,’ Dave Hannigan recalls some of his sport-related childhood memories.

From The42 'I needed a f****** nuclear meltdown, and I got it' - Armstrong remains defiant in ESPN documentary Looking Back This post contains videos

'I needed a f****** nuclear meltdown, and I got it' - Armstrong remains defiant in ESPN documentary

The first of the two-part documentary will be available on ESPN Player from 25 May.

From The42 5 big picture takeaways from the 2013 All-Ireland Final between Dublin and Mayo Looking Back

5 big picture takeaways from the 2013 All-Ireland Final between Dublin and Mayo

The clash was featured on TG4′s All-Ireland Gold series today.

From The42 Rory McIlroy 'probably wouldn't' golf again with Trump Looking Back

Rory McIlroy 'probably wouldn't' golf again with Trump

The 31-year-old star has not been impressed with the US President’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.

From The42 'The rush home after school to read Ceefax pages 302–312... This was my generation’s internet' Looking Back

'The rush home after school to read Ceefax pages 302–312... This was my generation’s internet'

In an extract from his book, Daniel Geey looks at how football has changed dramatically over the years.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1999-2000 season? Nostalgia

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1999-2000 season?

Looking back on when Man United won the league by 18 points and Roy Keane was named Player of the Year.

From The42 'The FA have a lot to answer for. It was very naive of them to say that women couldn't play football' Looking Back

'The FA have a lot to answer for. It was very naive of them to say that women couldn't play football'

It’s 50 years since a seminal match took place between Dundalk Ladies and Manchester Corinthians.

From The42 'The club's view is that you shouldn't sign him at all' - Roy Keane's bumpy road to stardom Looking Back This post contains videos

'The club's view is that you shouldn't sign him at all' - Roy Keane's bumpy road to stardom

League of Ireland legend and former Cobh Ramblers boss Alfie Hale recounts the ex-Man United player’s early days, 30 years on from his move to English football.

From The42 'I raced the entire year with that broken foot, and had no surgery until after the season' EXTRACT

'I raced the entire year with that broken foot, and had no surgery until after the season'

In an extract from his book, Formula One legend Nigel Mansell recalls winning the World Championship.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland at the Olympics through the years? Looking Back

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland at the Olympics through the years?

Let’s test your knowledge on Team Ireland at the summer Games.

From The42 When a 20-year-old kid from Tallaght joined 'one of the best teams in the world' Looking Back This post contains videos

When a 20-year-old kid from Tallaght joined 'one of the best teams in the world'

As part of our year 2000 week, we look back on Robbie Keane’s ill-fated move to Inter Milan.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1997-98 season? Looking Back

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1997-98 season?

Recalling the campaign where Arsenal won the double.

From The42 5 big picture takeaways from Galway's 2017 All-Ireland hurling win over Waterford Looking Back

5 big picture takeaways from Galway's 2017 All-Ireland hurling win over Waterford

The Tribesmen ended a 29-year-wait to lift the Liam MacCarthy Cup that day.

From The42 'It’s nice to see your son or daughter receive an All-Ireland cup in Croke Park. That was very special for him' Down Memory Lane

'It’s nice to see your son or daughter receive an All-Ireland cup in Croke Park. That was very special for him'

Former Kerry ladies captain Eileen Lawlor (Dardis) is the holder of 10 All-Ireland senior medals and a member of the Kingdom nine-in-a-row winning team.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1995-96 season? Looking Back

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1995-96 season?

Test your memory of the campaign where Man United got the better of Newcastle in a thrilling title race.

From The42 5 big picture takeaways from Donegal's 2012 All-Ireland football final win over Mayo Looking Back

5 big picture takeaways from Donegal's 2012 All-Ireland football final win over Mayo

Jim McGuinness’s finest hour arrived eight years ago.

From The42 'To go to the very top with your club, nothing tops it' - through the years with Galway's Hopper McGrath Super Sars

'To go to the very top with your club, nothing tops it' - through the years with Galway's Hopper McGrath

The Galway and Sarsfields great recently steered his beloved club – and his four daughters – to a first All-Ireland senior camogie title, having done it all as a player himself.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember ladies football and camogie from through the 2000s? Throwback

Quiz: How well do you remember ladies football and camogie from through the 2000s?

A trip down memory lane as we test your knowledge.

From The42 'I kind of wish I'd appreciated it more in the moment' Looking Back

'I kind of wish I'd appreciated it more in the moment'

In part four of our series, Olive Loughnane discusses life after the Olympics.

From The42 'That's the great thing about this Irish team, it's about an island performing' Looking Back

'That's the great thing about this Irish team, it's about an island performing'

As he reflects on his career, Rory Best takes pride from squeezing every drop out of the potential he had.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm acutely aware of the danger': When Ireland entered crisis mode for Foot and Mouth disease in 2001 Looking Back

'I'm acutely aware of the danger': When Ireland entered crisis mode for Foot and Mouth disease in 2001

19 years ago it was livestock and farmers’ livelihoods at stake.

From The42 'I tried to buy a gun' - Rugby star Danny Cipriani on his severe depression Looking Back

'I tried to buy a gun' - Rugby star Danny Cipriani on his severe depression

He posted on Instagram just days after the death of his ex-girlfriend Caroline Flack.

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: How close were you paying attention to the general election campaign? Looking Back

Quiz: How close were you paying attention to the general election campaign?

It must be still fresh in your head, mustn’t it?

From The42 Kobe Bryant's relentless spirit inspired fans and players alike through his illustrious career Black Mamba This post contains videos

Kobe Bryant's relentless spirit inspired fans and players alike through his illustrious career

The basketball icon and his daughter, Gianna, were among nine killed in a helicopter crash yesterday.

From The42 'The senior guys, they didn't like me, they didn't want an Irish guy coming over' Looking Back

'The senior guys, they didn't like me, they didn't want an Irish guy coming over'

Waterford legend Alfie Hale reflects on his remarkable career in Irish and British football.

From The42 'My heart will always want to play and that's the problem' - Reflecting on a rollercoaster 19-season career Trip Through Time

'My heart will always want to play and that's the problem' - Reflecting on a rollercoaster 19-season career

Waterford great Michelle Ryan called time on her Déise duty this week – but would love nothing more than to be starting out again.

From The42 Liverpool winning Premier League would help me move on from Chelsea slip - Gerrard Looking Back

Liverpool winning Premier League would help me move on from Chelsea slip - Gerrard

The Reds look set to win their first top-flight crown in 30 years this season.

From The42 Wayne Rooney opens up on gambling struggle and how it threatened his career Looking Back

Wayne Rooney opens up on gambling struggle and how it threatened his career

‘It sucks you in,’ the Derby County player admitted.

From The42 'Our culture was still ingrained with the idea that Real Men don’t show their feelings' Looking Back This post contains videos

'Our culture was still ingrained with the idea that Real Men don’t show their feelings'

Former Liverpool star Robbie Fowler expresses regret about how Stan Collymore was treated during his time at Liverpool.

From The42 Guardiola: I tried to convince Kompany to stay Looking Back

Guardiola: I tried to convince Kompany to stay

The defender ended an 11-year association with the club by captaining them to an unprecedented domestic treble in England last season.

From The42 From Tallaght to Cape Verde: A League of Ireland star's remarkable 12 months Looking Back

From Tallaght to Cape Verde: A League of Ireland star's remarkable 12 months

Roberto Lopes on a year in which he won the FAI Cup with Shamrock Rovers and made his international debut.

From The42 Lucas Moura was ‘very close’ to Man United move Looking Back

Lucas Moura was ‘very close’ to Man United move

The Brazil international winger, who is now enjoying a spell in England at Tottenham, held talks with the Red Devils before leaving Sao Paulo.

From The42 'I couldn't have asked for a better year' - Tiger Woods completes road to redemption Dream 19

'I couldn't have asked for a better year' - Tiger Woods completes road to redemption

“It’s been an amazing year… I’m speechless.’

From The42 'I wasn't living the way I should,' admits Sterling Looking Back

'I wasn't living the way I should,' admits Sterling

The forward feels he was not always 100% dedicated to football as he is now.

From The42 'I would have been very unhappy' - Mourinho explains why he lived in hotel while at Man United Home Comforts

'I would have been very unhappy' - Mourinho explains why he lived in hotel while at Man United

It was suggested that his unusual living situation contributed to his unhappiness at Old Trafford, the new Spurs boss strongly disagrees.

From The42 In pics: Jim Gavin's best moments as Dublin manager Looking Back

In pics: Jim Gavin's best moments as Dublin manager

The five-in-a-row-winning boss stepped down today.

From The42 'You've got to respect the decision that David Nucifora made' - Ruan Pienaar Family Man

'You've got to respect the decision that David Nucifora made' - Ruan Pienaar

The 35-year-old is now back in South Africa after the IRFU performance director forced him to leave Ulster in 2017.

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