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#Retirement

From The42 'We had a few beers and Paul was crying on the tour bus. He kept saying: I cannot believe I've won an All-Ireland' Legendary Status

'We had a few beers and Paul was crying on the tour bus. He kept saying: I cannot believe I've won an All-Ireland'

With six All-Irelands, 10 Leinster titles, five National Leagues and four consecutive All-Stars, Paul Flynn is set to be remembered as one of Dublin’s all-time greats.

From The42 Veteran French and Clermont hooker announces retirement after finally ending European misery Trophy-laden Career This post contains videos

Veteran French and Clermont hooker announces retirement after finally ending European misery

After losing five Champions Cup finals, Benjamin Kayser signs off with a Challenge Cup win.

From The42 Former Ireland international Darren O'Dea sent off 19 minutes into final professional appearance Bowing Out

Former Ireland international Darren O'Dea sent off 19 minutes into final professional appearance

The defender was dismissed early on as Dundee FC suffered a 3-2 defeat to St Mirren.

Ex-Man City and Barcelona midfielder Yaya Toure retires

The 35-year-old, a four-time African Footballer of the Year, will move into coaching, according to his agent.

From TheJournal.ie 'We're willing to change': Senior gardaí say proposal for targeted severance package is 'unsettling' Retirement

'We're willing to change': Senior gardaí say proposal for targeted severance package is 'unsettling'

The Association of Garda Superintendents said its members have been at the fore in reform and want to be part of the modernisation of the force.

From The42 'Ruby was always there to help and advise me. It was brilliant that he could go out on his own terms' Siblings

'Ruby was always there to help and advise me. It was brilliant that he could go out on his own terms'

Betway brand ambassador Katie Walsh reflects on her brother’s incredible career in the saddle after his announcement at Punchestown this week.

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins thanks Ruby Walsh for 'outstanding contributions' to Ireland's reputation Retirement

President Higgins thanks Ruby Walsh for 'outstanding contributions' to Ireland's reputation

The president wrote to Walsh to wish him a successful retirement.

From The42 John O'Shea announces retirement from professional football on 38th birthday Sheasy

John O'Shea announces retirement from professional football on 38th birthday

The 118-time capped Ireland defender will bow out after Reading’s game against Birmingham this Sunday.

From The42 No flash. No fuss. Noel Fehily rides into the sunset Interview

No flash. No fuss. Noel Fehily rides into the sunset

The Cork jockey speaks to The42 following his retirement earlier this month.

From The42 Argentina star Gonzalo Higuain confirms retirement from international football CALLING IT A DAY

Argentina star Gonzalo Higuain confirms retirement from international football

The forward has not featured for the Albiceleste since their World Cup exit in Russia last summer.

Jon Walters: 'Now that I'm finished as a player, I'll spend a lot of time on myself'

The recently-retired Ireland striker has opened up about the death of his brother.

From TheJournal.ie Conor McGregor announces his retirement from MMA Notorious

Conor McGregor announces his retirement from MMA

“Proper Pina Coladas on me fellas,” the UFC star tweeted early this morning.

From The42 New England Patriots' tight end Rob Gronkowski announces retirement aged 29 The Gronk

New England Patriots' tight end Rob Gronkowski announces retirement aged 29

The New Yorker has called it a day after securing his third Super Bowl championship in February.

From The42 Ireland legend Miller calls time on 10-year international career Loyal Servant

Ireland legend Miller calls time on 10-year international career

The 34-year-old winger helped Ireland to two Six Nations titles, a Grand Slam and that famous win over New Zealand in 2014.

From The42 Ireland defender Stephen Ward announces international retirement aged 33 Wardy

Ireland defender Stephen Ward announces international retirement aged 33

The Dubliner made 50 appearances and featured at two European Championships.

From The42 Ex-Liverpool and Chelsea defender Johnson announces retirement Calling Time

Ex-Liverpool and Chelsea defender Johnson announces retirement

The 34-year-old, who began his career at West Ham, earned 54 caps for England.

'I had 70 and 80-year-old men coming up to me in tears. That kind of summed it up'

Killian Brennan reflects on an incredible career in the League of Ireland after announcing his retirement this week.

From TheJournal.ie President signs bill that allows public servants work until they're 70 Retirement

President signs bill that allows public servants work until they're 70

The State pension age is scheduled to increase to 67 in 2021 and 68 in 2028.

From The42 'I can leave with my head held high and be very proud of everything I've achieved over the years' Looking Back

'I can leave with my head held high and be very proud of everything I've achieved over the years'

Recently-retired Ireland international Karen Duggan looks back on a stellar international career in the green jersey, and much more.

From TheJournal.ie Public servants 'in limbo' as law to change retirement age faces 'tight' Christmas deadline Race Against Time

Public servants 'in limbo' as law to change retirement age faces 'tight' Christmas deadline

Unions and politicians have expressed fears that many more will be forced to retire before new legislation comes in.

From The42 'Tá mo chuid déanta' - Kerry great Ó Sé brings football playing career to an end Hang Up The Boots

'Tá mo chuid déanta' - Kerry great Ó Sé brings football playing career to an end

The renowned defender lined out for his club An Ghaeltacht for the last time on Sunday afternoon.

From The42 Three-time Premier League winner Joe Cole announces retirement Over And Out

Three-time Premier League winner Joe Cole announces retirement

‘I hope the next two decades are as special as my last 20 years as a professional have been.’

From The42 'When he has the ball, his feet are like glue. They don't call him the Derry Pele for nothing' Last Stand This post contains videos

'When he has the ball, his feet are like glue. They don't call him the Derry Pele for nothing'

Paddy McCourt will play two crucial matches for Finn Harps this week before retiring.

From TheJournal.ie Teachers will be allowed work beyond 70 in their final school year under new law Retirement Age

Teachers will be allowed work beyond 70 in their final school year under new law

Under current rules, those working in the public service must retire from their job at age 65.

From The42 'The objective is my long-term health' - Ulster second row retires aged 30 following concussion concerns Retirement

'The objective is my long-term health' - Ulster second row retires aged 30 following concussion concerns

Pete Browne confirmed his retirement on Tuesday after three seasons spent at Kingspan Stadium.

From The42 'The anxiety I would get would manifest itself' - Joe Marler reaffirms he never tried to incur an England ban Retirement

'The anxiety I would get would manifest itself' - Joe Marler reaffirms he never tried to incur an England ban

Marler said that comments he recently made about looking for an “easy way out” of England duty were taken out of context.

From The42 'Now is the time to walk away' - England prop Joe Marler retires from international rugby Retirement

'Now is the time to walk away' - England prop Joe Marler retires from international rugby

The Harlequins forward said it was “a very difficult decision” to end his England career at the age of 28.

Former Ireland International Player of the Year Karen Duggan announces retirement aged 27

The Peamount footballer made her Ireland debut in 2013 and has also secured All-Ireland camogie titles with Kilkenny.

From The42 After 12 years and 100 caps, Ireland legend Aine O'Gorman announces retirement from international football Wave Goodbye

After 12 years and 100 caps, Ireland legend Aine O'Gorman announces retirement from international football

The Wicklow native made her debut for the national side as a 16-year-old.

From The42 'I was going into battle for this county and that's why I was kind of so on the edge as a player' STARBOY This post contains videos

'I was going into battle for this county and that's why I was kind of so on the edge as a player'

Kieran Donaghy feels ‘it’s time’ to announce his inter-county retirement after a 14-year career with Kerry.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should there be a retirement age? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be a retirement age?

Many people retire around the age of 65.

From The42 Kildare's record championship appearance holder calls it a day Wave Goodbye

Kildare's record championship appearance holder calls it a day

Eamonn Callaghan has confirmed his retirement.

From The42 The longest serving inter-county footballer confirms retirement after 19 seasons Clucker

The longest serving inter-county footballer confirms retirement after 19 seasons

Ryan McCluskey made his Fermanagh debut in 2000 and was an integral figure on route to the All-Ireland semi-finals in 2004.

From TheJournal.ie Public servants will be able to work until 70 under new Bill Mandatory Retirement Age

Public servants will be able to work until 70 under new Bill

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohue believes that the Bill reflects the fact that people are living longer and feel they have more to contribute in later life.

From The42 Iniesta announces international retirement following Spain's World Cup exit CALLING IT A DAY

Iniesta announces international retirement following Spain's World Cup exit

After more than 130 caps and three major titles, including the 2010 World Cup, the former Barcelona midfielder has hung up his boots

From The42 Mascherano announces international retirement following Argentina's World Cup exit Retirement

Mascherano announces international retirement following Argentina's World Cup exit

The versatile 34-year-old has called time on his career with the Aliceleste.

From TheJournal.ie US Supreme Court judge Anthony Kennedy announces retirement Stepping Down

US Supreme Court judge Anthony Kennedy announces retirement

He has held the key vote on such high-profile issues as abortion, affirmative action, LGBT rights, guns, campaign finance and voting rights.

From The42 Legendary Irish scrum-half Peter Stringer announces his retirement aged 40 Wave Goodbye

Legendary Irish scrum-half Peter Stringer announces his retirement aged 40

The ex-Munster star has finally opted to hang up his boots.

From The42 Former world heavyweight champion David Haye retires from boxing Time To Say Goodbye

Former world heavyweight champion David Haye retires from boxing

The 37-year-old’s announcement comes after his rematch defeat to Tony Bellew last month.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: At what age would you like to retire? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: At what age would you like to retire?

Remember: the less years you work, the less valuable your pension will be.

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