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Sunday 20 March, 2016

From The42 As it happened: Manchester City v Manchester United, Premier League Derby Day This post contains a poll

As it happened: Manchester City v Manchester United, Premier League

It was over to the Etihad Stadium where the city rivals battled it out in a bid to finish in the Premier League’s top four.

Saturday 19 March, 2016

From The42 Westwood unfairly overlooked and other thoughts on the Ireland squad announcement Talking Points

Westwood unfairly overlooked and other thoughts on the Ireland squad announcement

Martin O’Neill gave further indications about the make-up of his final Euro 2016 panel today.

From The42 No place for Forrester but Judge, Gleeson and Doherty remain as O’Neill trims Ireland squad Double-header

No place for Forrester but Judge, Gleeson and Doherty remain as O’Neill trims Ireland squad

The Aviva Stadium hosts two friendlies against Swizterland and Slovakia later this month.

From The42 Ireland international O’Sullivan earns big move to the US Coygig

Ireland international O’Sullivan earns big move to the US

The 22-year-old is joining Houston Dash from Glasgow City.

From The42 Caulfield: ‘It was a definite penalty’ Kenny: ‘Harsh decision and a harsh result’ Night And Day

Caulfield: ‘It was a definite penalty’ Kenny: ‘Harsh decision and a harsh result’

The Cork City and Dundalk managers had contrasting thoughts after last night’s meeting at Oriel Park.

Friday 18 March, 2016

From The42 Huge win for Cork in the title race as Dundalk old boy Maguire proves the hero Rebels

Huge win for Cork in the title race as Dundalk old boy Maguire proves the hero

The ex-Lilywhites striker scored a second half penalty to hand the Leesiders a 1-0 victory at Oriel Park.

From The42 Derby day in Manchester and the Premier League talking points Old Foes

Derby day in Manchester and the Premier League talking points

There’s also a Tyne-Wear derby, while Leicester continue their unbelievable title challenge.

Wednesday 16 March, 2016

From The42 Qualification heroes Walters, Hoolahan and Brady to battle it out for FAI Player of the Year Awards Season

Qualification heroes Walters, Hoolahan and Brady to battle it out for FAI Player of the Year

The winners of all the international awards will be announced at the annual ceremony this Sunday.

From The42 Ballyboden star fails in bid to overturn ban for tomorrow’s All-Ireland senior club final Major Blow

Ballyboden star fails in bid to overturn ban for tomorrow’s All-Ireland senior club final

Midfielder Declan O’Mahony won’t play any part at Croke Park on St Patrick’s Day.

From The42 Ireland should call upon Leicester’s team spirit at Euro 2016 – Petit Surprise Package

Ireland should call upon Leicester’s team spirit at Euro 2016 – Petit

The former France midfielder also suggested the Irish defenders should play rough with Sweden’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

From The42 French World Cup winner Petit fears terrorist attacks at Euro 2016 Security

French World Cup winner Petit fears terrorist attacks at Euro 2016

The ex-Arsenal midfielder has been speaking about living in Paris in the wake of last November’s events.

Tuesday 15 March, 2016

From The42 An excellent new signing for Bohs leads our League of Ireland Team of the Week Star Performers

An excellent new signing for Bohs leads our League of Ireland Team of the Week

Kurtis Byrne features alongside our stand-out players from the last two SSE Airtricity League Premier Division games.

From The42 Vautour in late switch from Cheltenham Gold Cup to Ryanair Chase Breaking

Vautour in late switch from Cheltenham Gold Cup to Ryanair Chase

Owner Rich Ricci confirmed the news this morning.

Monday 14 March, 2016

From The42 McGregor says he’s open to Diaz rematch, Dana White denies rumours he has turned it down What's Next? This post contains videos

McGregor says he’s open to Diaz rematch, Dana White denies rumours he has turned it down

The featherweight champion is “fresh and ready to go again” after suffering a first UFC defeat.

From The42 Jack Byrne shines yet again in Holland with another stunning long-range goal An Irishman Abroad This post contains videos

Jack Byrne shines yet again in Holland with another stunning long-range goal

The Ireland U21 international is really beginning to find his feet in the Eredivisie.

Terry set to be offered player/manager role at Brondby – reports

The Danish club want Chelsea’s out-going captain.

Saturday 12 March, 2016

From The42 Ballyboden St Enda’s video perfectly captures what it means to play at Croke Park on St Patrick’s Day The Toughest This post contains videos

Ballyboden St Enda’s video perfectly captures what it means to play at Croke Park on St Patrick’s Day

The Dublin club meet Castlebar Mitchells in the All-Ireland senior club football final on 17 March.

From The42 Irish jockey Bryan Cooper walks away unharmed after getting trampled by horse Lucky Man This post contains videos

Irish jockey Bryan Cooper walks away unharmed after getting trampled by horse

The incident occurred at Limerick yesterday.

From The42 Messi has now missed the most La Liga penalties in Barcelona’s history Achilles Heel

Messi has now missed the most La Liga penalties in Barcelona’s history

The Argentine superstar failed to convert his eighth spot-kick but did score from play against Getafe.

From The42 McGeady fires home his first goal for Sheffield Wednesday Off The Mark

McGeady fires home his first goal for Sheffield Wednesday

Everton’s on-loan winger has put the Owls up against Nottingham Forest.

From The42 ‘It has probably been the furthest thing away from my mind’ – Towell focused on Brighton not Ireland The Long Game

‘It has probably been the furthest thing away from my mind’ – Towell focused on Brighton not Ireland

The former Dundalk star admits he will have to bide his time at the Championship club.

Friday 11 March, 2016

From The42 Frampton to step up in weight division for featherweight title fight with Santa Cruz Super Fight

Frampton to step up in weight division for featherweight title fight with Santa Cruz

The Belfast Jackal looks set to face the Mexican in the US this summer, according to reports.

From The42 Seamus Coleman proves he’s an all-round good guy with generous donation to young Everton fan Class Gesture

Seamus Coleman proves he’s an all-round good guy with generous donation to young Everton fan

The Ireland and Tofees full-back gave £5,000 towards the campaign to bring six-year-old Daire Flanagan to Goodison Park.

From The42 ‘I was too tired to answer my phone so went back to sleep’ – Doherty on first Ireland call-up Nap Happy

‘I was too tired to answer my phone so went back to sleep’ – Doherty on first Ireland call-up

The Wolves full-back woke to ‘millions of texts’ congratulating him on the news.

O’Neill rules out Delaney return in favour of blooding youth, invites U21 stars to train

The Ireland boss says there will be some “experimentation” in the friendlies against Switzerland and Slovakia.

From The42 Forrester among the new faces in 40-man Ireland squad for upcoming double-header Road To France

Forrester among the new faces in 40-man Ireland squad for upcoming double-header

The Boys in Green face Switzerland and Slovakia in friendlies later this month.

Thursday 10 March, 2016

From The42 What kind of form are Ireland’s players in ahead of Martin O’Neill’s squad announcement? Eager To Impress

What kind of form are Ireland’s players in ahead of Martin O’Neill’s squad announcement?

The Ireland boss picks his panel for the upcoming friendlies with Switzerland and Slovakia on Friday afternoon.

Wednesday 9 March, 2016

From The42 Once-capped Ireland international Michael Doyle with an unreal 30-yard volley for Pompey Oh My Days This post contains videos

Once-capped Ireland international Michael Doyle with an unreal 30-yard volley for Pompey

Surely the veteran midfielder has made himself a contender for goal of the season with this strike.

From The42 Good news for Premier League supporters as £30 cap on away tickets announced Positive Move

Good news for Premier League supporters as £30 cap on away tickets announced

The maximum price will be set for the next three seasons.

From The42 Six arrests made after fan trouble around Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers game Ill-Discipline

Six arrests made after fan trouble around Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers game

The Bit O’Red have released a short statement saying it will not tolerate such behaviour at The Showgrounds.

From The42 ‘I love going forward’ – Irish full-back scores 94th-minute winner for Wolves One To Watch This post contains videos

‘I love going forward’ – Irish full-back scores 94th-minute winner for Wolves

Dubliner Matt Doherty also provided the assist for the Championship side’s first goal in last night’s dramatic win over Bristol City.

From The42 Diaz defeat sees McGregor take a tumble in the UFC’s pound-for-pound rankings Ups-and-downs

Diaz defeat sees McGregor take a tumble in the UFC’s pound-for-pound rankings

The featherweight champion has fallen five places after last weekend’s result.

Tuesday 8 March, 2016

From The42 Bernabeu faithful show a rare bit of class by giving Roma legend Totti standing ovation One Club Man This post contains videos

Bernabeu faithful show a rare bit of class by giving Roma legend Totti standing ovation

The 39-year-old may well have played his last Champions League game tonight.

From The42 David Meyler’s horrible pass gifted Arsenal the lead in tonight’s FA Cup replay Clear Your Lines This post contains videos

David Meyler’s horrible pass gifted Arsenal the lead in tonight’s FA Cup replay

Olivier Giroud capitalised on the loose ball in the fifth round replay at the KC Stadium.

Monday 7 March, 2016

From The42 ‘It turned into a nightmare pretty quickly’ – Ireland striker suffers third ACL injury Rotten Luck This post contains videos

‘It turned into a nightmare pretty quickly’ – Ireland striker suffers third ACL injury

Wexford Youths’ Rianna Jarrett lasted just nine minutes before coming off against Italy.

From The42 Ireland U21 star Jack Byrne named in Eredivisie Team of the Week Irish Eye

Ireland U21 star Jack Byrne named in Eredivisie Team of the Week

The Man City teenager put in a solid performance but couldn’t prevent Cambuur losing to Feyenoord.

Saturday 5 March, 2016

From The42 As it happened: Tottenham v Arsenal, Premier League Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Tottenham v Arsenal, Premier League

The most significant North London derby in recent memory was the lunchtime kick-off at White Hart Lane.

From The42 Ireland star McCabe bags injury-time equaliser against Italy with superb individual goal IMPACT SUB This post contains videos

Ireland star McCabe bags injury-time equaliser against Italy with superb individual goal

What a way to score your first international goal.

From The42 The biggest North London derby in years and the weekend’s other Premier League talking points Title Race

The biggest North London derby in years and the weekend’s other Premier League talking points

Elsewhere, Liverpool attempt to pick up a third straight league win and Man United head to The Hawthorns.