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#belief

# belief - This year 2022

'When faced with a challenge you can't take it personally. You have to use it as a positive'
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'When faced with a challenge you can't take it personally. You have to use it as a positive'

Jun 18th 2022, 6:00 AM 2,102 Views 0 Comments

Less than a year ago, Claire O’Riordan was sitting in a wheelchair after surgery on an ankle injury, now she’s a key part of Ireland’s World Cup qualifying hopes.

England can win the World Cup in Qatar - Pickford
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# Belief

England can win the World Cup in Qatar - Pickford

Jun 1st 2022, 10:44 AM 3,900 Views 12 Comments

The 28-year-old heads into the upcoming international break on the back of helping to keep Everton in the Premier League.

Handshake snub a glimpse into the fallout between former double act
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# Belief

Handshake snub a glimpse into the fallout between former double act

Apr 10th 2022, 8:40 AM 21,568 Views 1 Comment

“From a player’s point of view there would be no animosity,” O’Donnell said after the 0-0 draw between St Patrick’s Athletic and Dundalk.

'They’re human at the end of the day; they’re not superior humans'
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# Belief

'They’re human at the end of the day; they’re not superior humans'

Apr 1st 2022, 11:58 AM 2,540 Views 0 Comments

Ireland take on France tomorrow filled with belief they can pull off an upset.

'Even the start of this season, I'd be going into games thinking 'what if I'm not good enough?'
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From The42
# Belief

'Even the start of this season, I'd be going into games thinking 'what if I'm not good enough?'

Jan 22nd 2022, 7:00 AM 6,109 Views 5 Comments

In-form Ulster centre James Hume says he is finally beginning to play with more self-belief.

'My goal is to play in the World Cup. My heart is not an obstacle' - Eriksen
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From The42
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'My goal is to play in the World Cup. My heart is not an obstacle' - Eriksen

Jan 4th 2022, 7:22 PM 5,715 Views 1 Comment

The Denmark star wants to play for his country again after suffering a cardiac arrest during the Euros.

# belief - Last year 2021

'We belong here, I don’t think it's a bridge too far for us'
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From The42
# Belief

'We belong here, I don’t think it's a bridge too far for us'

Dec 8th 2021, 7:00 AM 9,073 Views 1 Comment

Connacht head coach Andy Friend believes his squad are in a good place ahead of a new Champions Cup campaign.

Ireland reap benefits from trusting 'the process'
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

Ireland reap benefits from trusting 'the process'

Nov 18th 2021, 6:00 AM 3,331 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford praised his side’s resilience after their late win over Sweden.

Quins seal stunning Premiership title after sensational final win over Exeter
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From The42
# Belief

Quins seal stunning Premiership title after sensational final win over Exeter

Jun 26th 2021, 7:47 PM 13,404 Views 5 Comments

Jerry Flannery is a key part of the Quins’ coaching team.

'The one thing we really take out of it is that we've got the game plan and the skill'
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

'The one thing we really take out of it is that we've got the game plan and the skill'

Mar 30th 2021, 3:29 PM 10,509 Views 27 Comments

Munster senior coach Stephen Larkham feels the Pro14 final was “fairly evenly matched.”

'I’m pretty sure no one wants to play us' - Chelsea a team to be feared in Champions League, says Tuchel
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From The42
# Belief

'I’m pretty sure no one wants to play us' - Chelsea a team to be feared in Champions League, says Tuchel

Mar 18th 2021, 8:56 AM 2,301 Views 1 Comment

‘They play with a special bond and performances and results like this give you a certain edge and glue to achieve special things.’

Troy Parrott confident of more to come after scoring first professional goal
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From The42
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Troy Parrott confident of more to come after scoring first professional goal

Mar 14th 2021, 3:04 PM 4,487 Views 1 Comment

The Irish striker found the net at senior level for the first time on Saturday.

'His ability to see space and put the ball there is probably the best I've seen'
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

'His ability to see space and put the ball there is probably the best I've seen'

Updated Feb 17th 2021, 12:10 PM 41,726 Views 49 Comments

Jack Carty will be hoping to catch Andy Farrell’s eye when Connacht host Cardiff Blues this weekend.

# belief - All time

Ireland draft in high-performance coach Gary Keegan to work on mental skills
# Experience
From The42
# Experience

Ireland draft in high-performance coach Gary Keegan to work on mental skills

Dec 3rd 2020, 5:32 PM 13,517 Views 10 Comments

Keegan was a key figure in the transformation of Irish boxing.

'We’ve beaten Dublin before and have no fear of them' - Orchard eye another Gaelic games upset
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From The42
# Belief

'We’ve beaten Dublin before and have no fear of them' - Orchard eye another Gaelic games upset

Nov 28th 2020, 8:15 AM 4,156 Views 0 Comments

Armagh face the three-in-a-row All-Ireland champions in today’s semi-final – and the underdog tag suits them just fine.

'We have what it takes to turn England over and put them to the sword'
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

'We have what it takes to turn England over and put them to the sword'

Nov 21st 2020, 7:17 PM 14,796 Views 14 Comments

Despite losing yet again to England, Iain Henderson believes Ireland can end that run at the Aviva in next year’s Six Nations.

'Something special is going to happen with this team in the next few years'
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

'Something special is going to happen with this team in the next few years'

Nov 2nd 2020, 6:00 AM 14,527 Views 27 Comments

CJ Stander believes Ireland have ‘turned a corner’ despite their defeat in Paris.

Ireland aim to complete Italian job and get third home win of the season
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From The42
# Belief

Ireland aim to complete Italian job and get third home win of the season

Oct 24th 2020, 1:17 PM 4,078 Views 0 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side are on a revenge mission after losing 29-27 to Italy last year.

'I can help this club into the Premier League,' says Sean Maguire after signing new Preston deal
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From The42
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'I can help this club into the Premier League,' says Sean Maguire after signing new Preston deal

Aug 15th 2020, 1:05 PM 9,438 Views 13 Comments

The Irish international has put pen to paper on a two-year contract extension.

Guardiola feels Premier League should be suspended if coronavirus chaos continues
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

Guardiola feels Premier League should be suspended if coronavirus chaos continues

Mar 11th 2020, 10:06 AM 7,208 Views 15 Comments

As a growing number of football matches are scheduled to take place without fans, the Man City boss has suggested suspending the season.

Ireland 'starting to buy into how good we could potentially be' just in time for England showdown
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

Ireland 'starting to buy into how good we could potentially be' just in time for England showdown

Feb 10th 2020, 6:30 AM 6,605 Views 0 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side sit top of the Women’s Six Nations table after yesterday’s bonus-point win over Wales.

'I'd like to think I am' - Cooney feels ready for a Six Nations start for Ireland
# Confidence
From The42
# Confidence

'I'd like to think I am' - Cooney feels ready for a Six Nations start for Ireland

Jan 18th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,214 Views 15 Comments

The Ulster scrum-half is brimming with energy and belief in a superb run of form with Ulster.

'Sterling has an unshakable faith in God and in the fact that his own talent is God-given'
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

'Sterling has an unshakable faith in God and in the fact that his own talent is God-given'

Dec 24th 2019, 9:00 PM 12,322 Views 11 Comments

An extract from a new book explains how Pep Guardiola transformed the winger into a world-class star.

'In South Africa, pressure is having a close relative who is murdered' - Erasmus
# Hope
From The42
# Hope

'In South Africa, pressure is having a close relative who is murdered' - Erasmus

Nov 2nd 2019, 4:28 PM 12,568 Views 9 Comments

Springboks coach Rassie Erasmus explains how his team embraced any pressure at the World Cup.

Sexton: 'We've been reared on knock-out rugby... we should use our experiences'
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

Sexton: 'We've been reared on knock-out rugby... we should use our experiences'

Oct 18th 2019, 3:00 PM 24,137 Views 61 Comments

The Ireland out-half travelled to Tokyo Stadium without his team-mates today.

'It shows you that they're human' - Chicago changed everything for Ireland
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From The42
# Belief

'It shows you that they're human' - Chicago changed everything for Ireland

Oct 18th 2019, 1:05 AM 4,254 Views 1 Comment

Ireland scrum-half Conor Murray underlined the confidence within Joe Schmidt’s squad.

Schmidt 'incredibly positive' for Ireland as he hopes for better refereeing
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From The42
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Schmidt 'incredibly positive' for Ireland as he hopes for better refereeing

Oct 2nd 2019, 6:50 AM 19,664 Views 42 Comments

The Ireland boss has handed Johnny Sexton the ‘deserved honour’ of captaining the team.

'We're confident we can beat them' - Japan have a plan for Ireland
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From The42
# Belief

'We're confident we can beat them' - Japan have a plan for Ireland

Sep 24th 2019, 7:43 AM 10,905 Views 16 Comments

The Japanese squad have done their homework on Joe Schmidt’s squad.

Italy building on Treviso efforts to 'break the chains' of old order
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From The42
# Belief

Italy building on Treviso efforts to 'break the chains' of old order

Aug 7th 2019, 6:30 AM 4,079 Views 0 Comments

Dean Budd was part of the Benetton side who pushed Munster close at the business end of the Pro14 campaign.

Munster underdogs again but feel they're 'a different animal' for Saracens clash
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From The42
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Munster underdogs again but feel they're 'a different animal' for Saracens clash

Apr 16th 2019, 6:00 AM 10,080 Views 37 Comments

The southern province feel they have moved forward over the past two seasons.

Ireland can 'absolutely' still win the Six Nations - Peter O'Mahony
# Calm
From The42
# Calm

Ireland can 'absolutely' still win the Six Nations - Peter O'Mahony

Feb 4th 2019, 4:12 PM 9,384 Views 25 Comments

The vice-captain is not getting carried away after one defeat.

Fearless Jordan Larmour lifts off with scintillating Chicago hat-trick
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From The42
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Fearless Jordan Larmour lifts off with scintillating Chicago hat-trick

Nov 5th 2018, 7:00 AM 6,855 Views 26 Comments

The 21-year-old says no one in the Ireland squad fears the All Blacks.

'The turning point': Ex-Ireland rugby international played a key role in World Cup success
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From The42
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'The turning point': Ex-Ireland rugby international played a key role in World Cup success

Aug 8th 2018, 6:30 AM 25,818 Views 6 Comments

Gary Longwell’s work with the women’s hockey team as a performance coach has been widely praised.

Sane: Man City getting closer to winning Champions League
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From The42
# Belief

Sane: Man City getting closer to winning Champions League

Aug 3rd 2018, 7:34 PM 3,649 Views 15 Comments

22-year-old Sane says winning the European crown is Man City’s main target this season.

'I think they can go there and surprise Barcelona:' Chelsea legend Zola
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From The42
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'I think they can go there and surprise Barcelona:' Chelsea legend Zola

Mar 13th 2018, 9:53 AM 4,070 Views 6 Comments

Gianfranco Zola suffered heartache at Camp Nou with Chelsea but believes Antonio Conte’s men have every chance of prevailing.

'I'm sure we'll get a bit of stick for it in the review, for celebrating like footballers!'
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From The42
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'I'm sure we'll get a bit of stick for it in the review, for celebrating like footballers!'

Feb 4th 2018, 8:23 AM 24,155 Views 61 Comments

Conor Murray says he knew Johnny Sexton’s drop goal was going over as soon as he hit it.

'No one thought we would beat New Zealand three years ago - anything can happen'
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From The42
# Belief

'No one thought we would beat New Zealand three years ago - anything can happen'

Aug 7th 2017, 6:30 PM 2,996 Views 3 Comments

Former Ireland captain Fiona Coghlan is well-placed to share her expertise ahead of WRWC 2017.

'If you look at Wesley’s career, it’s about people giving him a chance'
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From The42
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'If you look at Wesley’s career, it’s about people giving him a chance'

Jun 10th 2017, 7:45 AM 5,408 Views 3 Comments

It is a momentous week for Thomas Morgan and his more well-known cousin.

‘I knew I was a good player but the manager didn’t believe me’
# LOI Legends
From The42
# LOI Legends

‘I knew I was a good player but the manager didn’t believe me’

Jun 5th 2017, 9:30 PM 46,162 Views 10 Comments

Dismissed as a youngster, Jason Byrne tells The42 how he went on to become a League of Ireland legend.

'We've got a few plans up our sleeve' - Munster hungry to upset Saracens
# SUAF
From The42
# SUAF

'We've got a few plans up our sleeve' - Munster hungry to upset Saracens

Apr 22nd 2017, 7:40 AM 5,994 Views 13 Comments

Rassie Erasmus feels this Champions Cup semi-final is a litmus tests for his team.

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