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Roy Keane: Sunderland job fell through because contract wasn't right
Keane addressed his talks with the club at an Overlap Live event with Gary Neville in Manchester.
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Pre-season withdrawals continue as Tipperary hurlers drop of out Munster league
“It was going to bring us right up to the start of the National Hurling League with five games. It’s too much.”
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Dublin 1995 All-Ireland winner turns down approach to become new Offaly football manager
Paul Curran has enjoyed considerable success on the club circuit – but won’t be cutting his teeth at inter-county level.
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Loud applause at Congress as Club Players group fails to get formal recognition from the GAA
Nickey Brennan’s appeal to withdraw the motion proved successful.
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Former Springbok Franco Smith out of the running for Connacht job
The ex-Treviso head coach isn’t interested in a move to Galway.
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Townsend turns down Lions role to stick with Scotland
The former out-half won’t be part of Warren Gatland’s coaching team next summer.
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This jeweller’s response to Ivanka Trump’s order is going super viral
“We’re happy to let you know that the proceeds of your sale have been generously donated to the American Immigration Council.”
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'Crumbs from the rich man's table': Two Irish clubs snub FAI's €5k offering
St Patrick’s Athletic are the second SSE Airtricity League side to publicly criticise the grant.
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Man United, Arsenal and Liverpool reject invite to field teams in revamped EFL Trophy
Six Premier League clubs turned down the chance to partake in the competition.
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Aldo explains why he turned down a McGregor rematch this weekend
“Any professional needs time to train.”
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Peterborough not willing to 'take a risk' on League of Ireland star
Former Sunderland forward Patrick McEleney has seen his proposed move to the League One club fall through.
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Enda Kenny was sent a last minute invite to the Web Summit but he won't be going along
There’s been some confusion about whether the Taoiseach had been invited.
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Greece doesn't want a piece of the troika's latest offer
Its Prime Minister claims creditors are being harder on his country than they were Ireland.
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Inter Milan players lose it after fans throw their jerseys back at them
Argentine striker Mauro Icardi and team-mate Fredy Guarin clashed with travelling supporters during their latest defeat.
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Sign in Co Kerry café forbids 'loud Americans' on the premises
Céad míle fáilte, indeed.
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Meulensteen wanted to come back to Man United but Van Gaal's going with his own people
The ex-Fulham boss was keen to return to Old Trafford.
# trashy tips
8 of the worst 'top tips' from trashy magazines
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Not for me: De Boer 'honoured' at Liverpool link
But the Ajax manager has pledged his short-term future to Ajax.
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Klopp on, Roman: Chelsea job doesn't interest Dortmund coach
The Blues owner’s latest candidate has ruled himself out of the running to replace caretaker manager Roberto Di Matteo.
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Le Carré becomes the first author to say no to Booker prize shortlist
Spy specialist Le Carré says he doesn’t want the international Booker prize, but the judges say he can’t opt out.