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Thursday 25 December, 2014

From The42 The Rock is surprisingly good at singing Christmas songs in a onesie Karaoke King This post contains videos

The Rock is surprisingly good at singing Christmas songs in a onesie

Do you smell what The Rock is cooking? Turkey and ham, presumably.

From The42 David Meyler and Steph Roche fluff their lines in the FAI’s best bloopers of 2014 Outtakes This post contains videos

David Meyler and Steph Roche fluff their lines in the FAI’s best bloopers of 2014

Aiden McGeady and Cyrus Christie are also here to wish fans a happy Christmas.

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Wednesday 24 December, 2014

From The42 Richie Hogan brings smiles to patients’ faces with visit to Crumlin Hospital Thank GAA Its 2014 This post contains videos

Richie Hogan brings smiles to patients’ faces with visit to Crumlin Hospital

The 2014 Hurler of the Year even donned a Dublin jersey at the request of one GAA fan.

From The42 Martin O’Neill’s end-of-year Ireland report card Road To France

Martin O’Neill’s end-of-year Ireland report card

How did the Derryman perform in his role during 2014?

From The42 Leinster and Munster mix it up for sold-out Pro12 meeting Starting XVs

Leinster and Munster mix it up for sold-out Pro12 meeting

The provinces face off at Thomond Park on St Stephen’s Day.

From The42 UFC champion Ronda Rousey stars as herself in the new Entourage movie Trailer This post contains videos

UFC champion Ronda Rousey stars as herself in the new Entourage movie

The most-feared woman in MMA appears in the first trailer for the upcoming film.

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From The42 Stephen O’Neill retires and Darren Clarke is ripped – Tyrone’s sporting moments of 2014 Highlights

Stephen O’Neill retires and Darren Clarke is ripped – Tyrone’s sporting moments of 2014

Rock won the Ulster JFC while Omagh St Enda’s reached the senior final.

Tuesday 23 December, 2014

From The42 Van Gaal gets into the festive spirit and raises a glass to his ‘friends of the media’ Season's Greetings

Van Gaal gets into the festive spirit and raises a glass to his ‘friends of the media’

He may resemble the Grinch, but the Man United boss showed his softer side at Carrington this afternoon.

From The42 New ESPN documentary about Snoop Dogg’s college football prospect son Fo Shizzle This post contains videos

New ESPN documentary about Snoop Dogg’s college football prospect son

The five-part series will follow Cordell Broadus and his dad through the final year in high school.

From The42 Neymar takes the mickey out of an opponent with outrageous rainbow flick Stop That

Neymar takes the mickey out of an opponent with outrageous rainbow flick

There’s showboating and then there’s this.

From The42 Alex Ferguson compares ‘good-looking’ Mourinho to George Clooney Look-a-likes

Alex Ferguson compares ‘good-looking’ Mourinho to George Clooney

Fergie is full of praise for his old nemesis in an upcoming interview with Clare Balding.

From The42 You won’t believe it… Luton Town boss John Still has actually taken a LOI player on trial You're Kidding

You won’t believe it… Luton Town boss John Still has actually taken a LOI player on trial

Maybe he does believe some are good enough for League Two after all…

Monday 22 December, 2014

From The42 A 6-step guide to throwing your own Premier League Christmas party Tis The Season

A 6-step guide to throwing your own Premier League Christmas party

It’s that time of the year again.

Sunday 21 December, 2014

From The42 5 sports documentaries worth watching on telly over Christmas Put The Feet Up

5 sports documentaries worth watching on telly over Christmas

The stories of Crazy Gang, Mark Pollock, Kauto Star and and young London GAA club are all explored in films being shown during December.

From The42 UFC champion Jose Aldo keen on ‘huge fight’ with McGregor Watch This Space

UFC champion Jose Aldo keen on ‘huge fight’ with McGregor

The Brazilian sees Chad Mendes as his nearest rival but reveals that he would be keen on a bout with ‘The Notorious’.

Saturday 20 December, 2014

From The42 ‘He’s served his time and wants to play football’ – Hartlepool boss interested in Ched Evans Controversial

‘He’s served his time and wants to play football’ – Hartlepool boss interested in Ched Evans

Ronnie Moore says bringing the convicted rapist to the League Two club is ‘a possibility’.

From The42 Falcao celebrated wildly after powering home a header for Man United About Time

Falcao celebrated wildly after powering home a header for Man United

Christian Benteke had opened the scoring for Villa before the visitors hit back.

From The42 Jamie Carragher takes on Irish comedian Jason Byrne in marathon staring contest Don't Blink

Jamie Carragher takes on Irish comedian Jason Byrne in marathon staring contest

Incredible concentration levels shown by both men.

Friday 19 December, 2014

From The42 BOD retires, Keane’s goals and the UFC – Dublin’s 2014 sporting highlights Capital D

BOD retires, Keane’s goals and the UFC – Dublin’s 2014 sporting highlights

It was also a good year for James McGee, St Vincent’s and Stephanie Roche.

Thursday 18 December, 2014

From The42 Major coup for Dundalk as Finn signs from Shamrock Rovers On The Move

Major coup for Dundalk as Finn signs from Shamrock Rovers

The 26-year-old joins on a two-year deal.

From The42 Ireland’s ‘Ginger Pele’ Gary Doherty has announced his retirement Sad Day

Ireland’s ‘Ginger Pele’ Gary Doherty has announced his retirement

The Doc is hanging up his boots at the age of 34.

From The42 How to throw the perfect World Darts Championship party Let's Play Darts

How to throw the perfect World Darts Championship party

If you won’t make it to Ally Pally over the next fortnight, this is the next best thing.

Wednesday 17 December, 2014

From The42 7 things we learned from tonight’s Fergal Devitt documentary Pro Wrestling

7 things we learned from tonight’s Fergal Devitt documentary

‘Smack Em Up’ was shown on RTÉ 2 this evening.

From The42 WWE’s new Irish wrestler stars in an RTÉ documentary tonight FINN BALOR

WWE’s new Irish wrestler stars in an RTÉ documentary tonight

‘Smack Em Up’ follows Fergal Devitt during his final year on the Japanese circuit.

From The42 Dublin County Board chairman Andy Kettle dies aged 68 RIP

Dublin County Board chairman Andy Kettle dies aged 68

Kettle remembered for his “infectious enthusiasm” in presiding over the capital’s recent success.

Tuesday 16 December, 2014

From The42 Eden Hazard capitalises on Richard Keogh’s mistake to send Chelsea on their way Highlights

Eden Hazard capitalises on Richard Keogh’s mistake to send Chelsea on their way

The Premier League leaders saw off Derby County in tonight’s Capital One Cup quarter-final.

Thursday 11 December, 2014

From The42 Cathal Pendred wants to fight CM Punk at Croke Park next year Wishful Thinking

Cathal Pendred wants to fight CM Punk at Croke Park next year

McGregor v Aldo as the co-main event in Dublin? What’s not to love about that idea.

From The42 BOD, Joe Schmidt and Hozier starred in The Nativity in this morning’s Gift Grub Hilarious

BOD, Joe Schmidt and Hozier starred in The Nativity in this morning’s Gift Grub

It turns out Tommy Bowe is the the saviour of Irish rugby while there was also a dig at Ray D’Arcy.

Wednesday 10 December, 2014

From The42 Here are the last 16 teams through to the Champions League knockout stages Business End

Here are the last 16 teams through to the Champions League knockout stages

Manchester City joined Chelsea and Arsenal as the three Premier League teams into next Monday’s draw.

From The42 Group winners Chelsea cruised to victory over Sporting Lisbon Latest This post contains videos

Group winners Chelsea cruised to victory over Sporting Lisbon

Cesc Fabregas, Andre Schurrle and Jon Obi Mikel sent Sporting Lisbon out of the competition.

From The42 Gerard Pique has shown up at the Nou Camp dressed like a knight Fashionista

Gerard Pique has shown up at the Nou Camp dressed like a knight

We can only hope that this isn’t the start of a new trend.

Monday 8 December, 2014

From The42 Steaua Bucharest referred to as ‘hosts’ after being stripped of their name and crest Bizarre

Steaua Bucharest referred to as ‘hosts’ after being stripped of their name and crest

Romania’s most successful club have lost a legal battle with the country’s defence ministry.

From The42 Peter Crouch went crowd-surfing at a Kasabian gig after scoring against Arsenal Club Foot This post contains videos

Peter Crouch went crowd-surfing at a Kasabian gig after scoring against Arsenal

The Potters striker treated himself to a night out after their win over the weekend.

Saturday 6 December, 2014

From The42 After coming off in tears, is Sergio Aguero set for another spell on the sidelines? AGUER-OH

After coming off in tears, is Sergio Aguero set for another spell on the sidelines?

The Premier League’s top scorer was withdrawn in the seventh minute at the Etihad.

From The42 Shocking Arsenal defending allows Crouch to score after 19 seconds Shambolic

Shocking Arsenal defending allows Crouch to score after 19 seconds

The Gunners lost 3-2 to Stoke at the Britannia Stadium.

From The42 Ireland goalkeeper Rob Elliot has had a spot of rotten luck in the early kick-off Unfortunate

Ireland goalkeeper Rob Elliot has had a spot of rotten luck in the early kick-off

The Newcastle United keeper limped off the St James’ Park pitch at half-time.

From The42 This official UFC poster will have you pumped for McGregor’s upcoming fight Irish Takeover
From The42 He may be retired, but Paul Scholes can still make a fool of Jens Lehmann Still Got It This post contains videos

He may be retired, but Paul Scholes can still make a fool of Jens Lehmann

The former Manchester United midfielder was in top form during yesterday’s Global Legends Series.

Thursday 4 December, 2014

From The42 Robbie Keane was named the MLS Most Valuable Player last night Top Prize

Robbie Keane was named the MLS Most Valuable Player last night

After a terrific season with LA Galaxy, the Irish striker has won the league’s equivalent of Player of the Year.

Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From The42 Here are the goals and assists which earned Robbie Keane MLS MVP Highlights Reel

Here are the goals and assists which earned Robbie Keane MLS MVP

LA Galaxy’s skipper scored 19 times and set up another 14 on his way to the MLS Cup.