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'Mourinho's in the worst form of his career and has never worked his way out of a similar situation'
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

'Mourinho's in the worst form of his career and has never worked his way out of a similar situation'

13 hours ago 17,318 Views 8 Comments

Miguel Delaney, David Sneyd and Johnny Ward are our latest guests on The Punt — discussing the major topics in the Premier League this week before we look ahead to Cheltenham.

Son of ex-Scotland midfielder Barry Ferguson joins Waterford
# New Recruit
From The42
# New Recruit

Son of ex-Scotland midfielder Barry Ferguson joins Waterford

18 hours ago 7,700 Views 4 Comments

21-year-old Kyle Ferguson has spent time in Sweden and the US but joins up with Kevin Sheedy’s squad for the 2021 campaign.

David Meyler: Unfancied Moyes and West Ham one of the success stories of this season
# William Hill
From The42
# William Hill

David Meyler: Unfancied Moyes and West Ham one of the success stories of this season

Fri 9:15 AM 2,469 Views 0 Comments

In his latest column, the ex-Ireland midfielder discusses the high-flying Hammers and gives his predictions for Chelsea v Man United.

Thursday 25 February, 2021

Team Ireland duo secure bronze medals at least on mixed day in Bulgaria
# Podium Places
From The42
# Podium Places

Team Ireland duo secure bronze medals at least on mixed day in Bulgaria

Thu 8:09 PM 2,626 Views 0 Comments

Aoife O’Rourke and Brendan Irvine march on, while there was disappointment and frustration for Michaela Walsh.

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‘If you ask me, Messi or Ronaldo, I’d say Ramos’ – Bailly's praise for Madrid defender amid Man Utd links
# Goat
From The42
# Goat

‘If you ask me, Messi or Ronaldo, I’d say Ramos’ – Bailly's praise for Madrid defender amid Man Utd links

Thu 10:48 AM 7,709 Views 2 Comments

The Red Devils centre-half says the World Cup winner, who continues to run down his contract in Spain, has been his “greatest inspiration”

Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Name this Ireland rugby legend and win a Six Nations matchday hamper
# William Hill
From The42
# William Hill

Name this Ireland rugby legend and win a Six Nations matchday hamper

Wed 5:27 PM 1,980 Views 1 Comment

We’re giving away a number of great prizes throughout the tournament thanks to William Hill.

Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Inter-county GAA to resume at Level 4 with May start at earliest for 2021 season
# Return To Play
From The42
# Return To Play

Inter-county GAA to resume at Level 4 with May start at earliest for 2021 season

Tue 9:58 PM 29,020 Views 9 Comments

Inter-county training is unlikely to resume until after 5 April.

'I'll always remember it': Fans tell their stories of the Six Nations spirit at Ireland v Italy From The42

'I'll always remember it': Fans tell their stories of the Six Nations spirit at Ireland v Italy

Tue 5:07 PM 1,961 Views 0 Comments

Matches against the Azzurri are the focus in this week’s instalment of our ‘Hear The Roar’ series with William Hill.

Monday 22 February, 2021

Preston North End youngster O'Reilly joins Waterford on loan
# Underage International
From The42
# Underage International

Preston North End youngster O'Reilly joins Waterford on loan

Updated Mon 2:09 PM 4,494 Views 1 Comment

Blues boss Kevin Sheedy has called the 19-year-old midfielder ‘a great addition’ to his squad.

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Sunday 21 February, 2021

Here's what's coming up this week for members of The42
# Join The Club
From The42
# Join The Club

Here's what's coming up this week for members of The42

Sun 8:00 PM 1,669 Views 0 Comments

We go again…

Phil Healy and Leon Reid impress on day two of Elite Micro Meet
# Athletics
From The42
# Athletics

Phil Healy and Leon Reid impress on day two of Elite Micro Meet

Sun 6:15 PM 6,266 Views 1 Comment

Healy clocked a new PB on the way to winning the women’s 400 metres.

Irish Winter Olympics hopeful seals top 25 finish at Skiing World Championships
# Skiing
From The42
# Skiing

Irish Winter Olympics hopeful seals top 25 finish at Skiing World Championships

Sun 6:10 PM 4,699 Views 7 Comments

Cormac Comerford finished in 23rd place at the the Cortina d’Ampezzo Alpine Skiing World Championships.

Cora Staunton hits the headlines with four goals as Giants fight off Eagles
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Cora Staunton hits the headlines with four goals as Giants fight off Eagles

Sun 11:56 AM 10,717 Views 7 Comments

Blow for the Eagles as Tipp’s Aisling McCarthy helped from the field with a suspected knee injury.

'Suddenly, Liverpool was having a pint. Even more of a pint than normal'
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'Suddenly, Liverpool was having a pint. Even more of a pint than normal'

Feb 21st 2021, 9:00 AM 11,395 Views 1 Comment

Read an extract from the book ‘From the Jaws of Victory: A History of Football’s Nearly Men.’

Saturday 20 February, 2021

Aishling Sheridan continues goalscoring form in another Collingwood win
# AFLW
From The42
# AFLW

Aishling Sheridan continues goalscoring form in another Collingwood win

Feb 20th 2021, 11:47 AM 5,326 Views 1 Comment

Disappointment for Aileen Gilroy as North Melbourne were comprehensively beaten.

Friday 19 February, 2021

Returning Ireland trio named to start in Connacht's crucial game against Cardiff Blues
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

Returning Ireland trio named to start in Connacht's crucial game against Cardiff Blues

Feb 19th 2021, 12:39 PM 7,221 Views 6 Comments

Bundee Aki, Ultan Dillane and Dave Heffernan are all back for Saturday’s fixture at the Sportsground.

David Meyler: Quiet leader Coleman sets the standard as a footballer, father and friend
# William Hill
From The42
# William Hill

David Meyler: Quiet leader Coleman sets the standard as a footballer, father and friend

Feb 19th 2021, 9:15 AM 4,407 Views 1 Comment

In this week’s column, the ex-Ireland midfielder talks about his former international team-mate and predicts Saturday’s Merseyside derby.

Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Zander Fagerson banned for rest of Six Nations after red card against Wales
# Repercussions
From The42
# Repercussions

Zander Fagerson banned for rest of Six Nations after red card against Wales

Feb 16th 2021, 10:44 PM 12,534 Views 23 Comments

His suspension is a week longer than Peter O’Mahony’s, in spite of the fact he committed a similar offence.

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'Ireland need to de-structure the game a little bit, play at a huge tempo'
# Future View
From The42
# Future View

'Ireland need to de-structure the game a little bit, play at a huge tempo'

Feb 16th 2021, 3:46 PM 9,979 Views 11 Comments

This week’s edition of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra involved plenty of discussion of Ireland’s attack.

Monday 15 February, 2021

Massive blow as Irish international stretchered off in Sheffield United's loss to West Ham
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Massive blow as Irish international stretchered off in Sheffield United's loss to West Ham

Updated Feb 15th 2021, 8:59 PM 54,303 Views 33 Comments

John Egan emerged as a serious injury concern for Stephen Kenny as the Hammers won 3-0.

Waterford sign up midfielder Oscar Brennan
# LOI
From The42
# LOI

Waterford sign up midfielder Oscar Brennan

Feb 15th 2021, 5:12 PM 2,978 Views 0 Comments

The midfielder is relishing the chance to play full-time football.

Cork City sign young midfielder on loan from Preston
# Arrival
From The42
# Arrival

Cork City sign young midfielder on loan from Preston

Feb 15th 2021, 12:28 PM 5,667 Views 0 Comments

Jack Baxter becomes the fourth recent arrival at Turner’s Cross.

Kilkenny duo and Galway star make Player of the Year shortlist
# Camogie
From The42
# Camogie

Kilkenny duo and Galway star make Player of the Year shortlist

Updated Feb 15th 2021, 12:06 PM 16,225 Views 0 Comments

The Camogie All-Stars teams will be revealed at a virtual event on Saturday, 6 March.

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Sunday 14 February, 2021

Lukaku brace sends Inter top of Serie A with win over Lazio
# Big Rom
From The42
# Big Rom

Lukaku brace sends Inter top of Serie A with win over Lazio

Feb 14th 2021, 10:06 PM 3,480 Views 3 Comments

Inter will head into next weekend’s clash with Milan one point clear of their rivals at the Serie A summit after beating Lazio 3-1.

Here's what is coming up for members of The42 this week
# On The Menu
From The42
# On The Menu

Here's what is coming up for members of The42 this week

Feb 14th 2021, 8:00 PM 8,583 Views 0 Comments

Fancy treating yourself to even more top-class sports coverage while simultaneously supporting The42?

Saturday 13 February, 2021

Four assists for Aiden McGeady in Sunderland win
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Four assists for Aiden McGeady in Sunderland win

Feb 13th 2021, 5:11 PM 10,575 Views 9 Comments

The Irish international set up all of his side’s goals, but it was a much quieter day for the Irish players in the Championship.

Goldrick and McEvoy help Melbourne to thrilling derby victory
# AFLW
From The42
# AFLW

Goldrick and McEvoy help Melbourne to thrilling derby victory

Feb 13th 2021, 11:26 AM 7,336 Views 1 Comment

Cora Staunton, meanwhile, was involved as the GWS Giants earned their first win of the season.

Friday 12 February, 2021

David Meyler: Record-breaking Man City will take some stopping after clicking into gear
# William Hill
From The42
# William Hill

David Meyler: Record-breaking Man City will take some stopping after clicking into gear

Feb 12th 2021, 9:15 AM 2,160 Views 0 Comments

Our weekly columnist also talks about Jurgen Klopp’s family loss and gives his predictions for two of the biggest games in the Premier League this weekend.

Thursday 11 February, 2021

Man United to face Leicester after FA Cup draw as Chelsea complete quarter-final line-up
# Last Eight
From The42
# Last Eight

Man United to face Leicester after FA Cup draw as Chelsea complete quarter-final line-up

Updated Feb 11th 2021, 9:30 PM 25,193 Views 7 Comments

The games will be played over the weekend of 20-21 March.

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'The problem is the backlog... Some of these lads should be moved on loan'
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

'The problem is the backlog... Some of these lads should be moved on loan'

Feb 11th 2021, 6:23 PM 26,037 Views 25 Comments

Bernard Jackman put forward his theory on Ireland’s succession planning at out-half.

Wednesday 10 February, 2021

'It’s been a long time coming' - Paddy Madden becomes League One club's all-time EFL top goalscorer
# Record Breaker
From The42
# Record Breaker

'It’s been a long time coming' - Paddy Madden becomes League One club's all-time EFL top goalscorer

Feb 10th 2021, 1:30 PM 4,673 Views 2 Comments

The 30-year-old Dubliner was on target in Fleetwood Town’s win over Doncaster Rovers last night.

Six Nations 2021: Join us for a special members-only Zoom event this Friday
# The42 Members
From The42
# The42 Members

Six Nations 2021: Join us for a special members-only Zoom event this Friday

Feb 10th 2021, 11:14 AM 8,448 Views 7 Comments

Murray Kinsella, Bernard Jackman and Gavan Casey preview Ireland v France and answer your questions.

'The atmosphere at kick-off was electric': Fans share their stadium stories of Ireland v France in the Six Nations
# William Hill
From The42
# William Hill

'The atmosphere at kick-off was electric': Fans share their stadium stories of Ireland v France in the Six Nations

Feb 10th 2021, 9:15 AM 2,218 Views 0 Comments

In the second instalment of our ‘Hear The Roar’ series with William Hill, fans recall being at memorable encounters with Les Bleus.

Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Nadia Power builds on impressive indoor form with solid run in Liévin
# Power Up
From The42
# Power Up

Nadia Power builds on impressive indoor form with solid run in Liévin

Feb 9th 2021, 8:23 PM 7,304 Views 1 Comment

Andrew Coscoran set a new indoor PB as he finished fifth behind Jakob Ingebrigtsen in the 1500m.

Tell us your best Ireland v France fan story and we'll send you a Six Nations matchday hamper
# Hear The Roar
From The42
# Hear The Roar

Tell us your best Ireland v France fan story and we'll send you a Six Nations matchday hamper

Feb 9th 2021, 3:36 PM 3,618 Views 10 Comments

The42 is looking for Ireland supporters to take part in our new series.

Monday 8 February, 2021

'He has been a real bonus for the coaches' - Keenan impresses at 15 for Ireland
# In Form
From The42
# In Form

'He has been a real bonus for the coaches' - Keenan impresses at 15 for Ireland

Feb 8th 2021, 4:42 PM 22,578 Views 34 Comments

The Leinster man’s performance was discussed on today’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra.

'TBC' team included as First Division fixtures are released
# Fixture Release Day
From The42
# Fixture Release Day

'TBC' team included as First Division fixtures are released

Feb 8th 2021, 2:14 PM 6,406 Views 4 Comments

A 10th team will be added to the division once the licensing process is complete.

Sunday 7 February, 2021

Here's what is coming up for members of The42 this week
# Extra Extra
From The42
# Extra Extra

Here's what is coming up for members of The42 this week

Feb 7th 2021, 7:57 PM 7,109 Views 0 Comments

Fancy treating yourself to even more top-class sports coverage while simultaneously supporting The42?

How did you rate Ireland's 14-man effort against Wales?
# On Your Marks!
From The42
# On Your Marks!

How did you rate Ireland's 14-man effort against Wales?

Feb 7th 2021, 5:32 PM 55,684 Views 135 Comments

2021 got off to a rough start for Andy Farrell’s side.

The Olympic hero involved in the US Capitol siege and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended
From The42
# Recommended

The Olympic hero involved in the US Capitol siege and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 7th 2021, 8:30 AM 6,722 Views 3 Comments

A selection of our favourite reads from the past seven days.

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