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#Calling Time

# calling-time - Monday 14 October, 2019

From The42 After 14 years at the top, Armagh stalwart Vernon retires from inter-county football Calling Time

After 14 years at the top, Armagh stalwart Vernon retires from inter-county football

‘I end my career in the knowledge that I have given it my all to drive Armagh football forward,’ the two-time Ulster champion signed off.

# calling-time - Monday 30 September, 2019

From The42 Northern Ireland defender McAuley retires from football aged 39 Calling Time

Northern Ireland defender McAuley retires from football aged 39

‘I enjoyed every second I wore the Northern Ireland shirt ,’ writes the former Rangers man.

# calling-time - Sunday 18 August, 2019

From The42 Former Chelsea and England defender Ashley Cole announces retirement from football Finito

Former Chelsea and England defender Ashley Cole announces retirement from football

The left-back won Premier League and Champions League titles, and picked up over a hundred caps for England during a 20-year career.

# calling-time - Monday 1 July, 2019

From The42 Munster hooker Mike Sherry announces retirement from rugby Calling Time

Munster hooker Mike Sherry announces retirement from rugby

The 31-year-old cited injury and a lack of contract offers as the reasons behind his decision.

# calling-time - Monday 17 June, 2019

From The42 Westmeath's Connellan calls time on Aussie Rules career and returns home to Ireland AFL

Westmeath's Connellan calls time on Aussie Rules career and returns home to Ireland

The 24-year-old comes back home to focus on his studies and spend time with his family.

# calling-time - Friday 10 May, 2019

Ex-Man City and Barcelona midfielder Yaya Toure retires

The 35-year-old, a four-time African Footballer of the Year, will move into coaching, according to his agent.

# calling-time - Thursday 31 January, 2019

From The42 Fiji to tackle World Cup without Nadolo after winger announces international retirement Calling Time

Fiji to tackle World Cup without Nadolo after winger announces international retirement

Nemani Nadolo has called time on his Fiji career at 31.

# calling-time - Monday 21 January, 2019

From The42 Ex-Liverpool and Chelsea defender Johnson announces retirement Calling Time

Ex-Liverpool and Chelsea defender Johnson announces retirement

The 34-year-old, who began his career at West Ham, earned 54 caps for England.

# calling-time - Thursday 17 January, 2019

'I had 70 and 80-year-old men coming up to me in tears. That kind of summed it up'

Killian Brennan reflects on an incredible career in the League of Ireland after announcing his retirement this week.

# calling-time - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

From The42 66-times capped Wales international forced to retire due to shoulder injury Calling Time

66-times capped Wales international forced to retire due to shoulder injury

The Ospreys prop Paul James has opted to finish his playing career and turn his attention to coaching.

# calling-time - Thursday 28 June, 2018

From The42 Former UFC champion Hendricks retires with plans to pursue wrestling coaching New Challenge

Former UFC champion Hendricks retires with plans to pursue wrestling coaching

‘Everything I set my mind to, I achieved,’ he said of his 10-year professional MMA career.

# calling-time - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Poll: Should we stop putting the clocks back and forward by an hour each year? Calling Time This post contains a poll

Poll: Should we stop putting the clocks back and forward by an hour each year?

Daylight savings began at 1am today – but is it still necessary?

# calling-time - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

From The42 After 53 goals and 119 caps, Wayne Rooney has retired from international football Calling Time

After 53 goals and 119 caps, Wayne Rooney has retired from international football

England’s all-time record goalscorer will concentrate on his club football with Everton.

# calling-time - Saturday 22 July, 2017

'I've just hit a wall': Why one of Cork’s most famous restaurants has suddenly shut

Fenn’s Quay owner and head chef Kate Lawlor decided to close the eatery.

# calling-time - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

From The42 Ex-Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips to retire from rugby at end of season Calling Time

Ex-Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips to retire from rugby at end of season

The 34-year-old is calling it a day after the current Premiership campaign.

# calling-time - Sunday 25 December, 2016

From The42 The Irish rugby players who bowed out of the game this year New Beginnings

The Irish rugby players who bowed out of the game this year

Only one man got to choose exactly when he’d bow out.

# calling-time - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

From The42 All-Ireland winner Fintan Goold retires from inter-county football End Of The Road

All-Ireland winner Fintan Goold retires from inter-county football

The 30-year-old has been a member of the Cork panel since 2004.

# calling-time - Saturday 14 November, 2015

From The42 Another long-serving Tipperary hurler has called it a day Calling Time

Another long-serving Tipperary hurler has called it a day

James Woodlock has retired from inter-county hurling.

# calling-time - Monday 5 October, 2015

From The42 Dublin defender Ger Brennan confirms retirement from intercounty football Calling Time

Dublin defender Ger Brennan confirms retirement from intercounty football

The St Vincent’s man has announced his decision through a GPA statement.

# calling-time - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From The42 Dublin's 2010 All-Ireland winning goalkeeper has announced her retirement Calling Time

Dublin's 2010 All-Ireland winning goalkeeper has announced her retirement

Cliodhna O’Connor will cease playing activities at club and intercounty level

# calling-time - Friday 9 January, 2015

From The42 See ya in Coppers, Bryan? Cullen announces Dublin retirement Calling Time

See ya in Coppers, Bryan? Cullen announces Dublin retirement

The wing forward won two All-Irelands with the capital.

# calling-time - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Calling time: Smaller bars issue zero-tolerance warning on '12 Pubs of Christmas'

While the phenomenon is obviously great for business, some bar owners say they won’t be allowing groups of ’12 pubs’ drinkers darken their doors.

# calling-time - Monday 4 August, 2014

From The42 Colm O'Neill told by ref there was 'a minute or so left' in yesterday's Cork-Mayo game Calling Time

Colm O'Neill told by ref there was 'a minute or so left' in yesterday's Cork-Mayo game

There was plenty controversy at the finish in Croke Park yesterday.

# calling-time - Monday 21 July, 2014

From The42 After 14 years and 114 caps, Steven Gerrard retires from England duty Stalwart

After 14 years and 114 caps, Steven Gerrard retires from England duty

The Liverpool captain says he made the decision as he wants to concentrate on club football.

# calling-time - Thursday 15 August, 2013

From The42 Wimbledon champion Bartoli announces shock retirement at 28 Calling Time

Wimbledon champion Bartoli announces shock retirement at 28

The French tennis star has been forced to end her career prematurely due to a series of injuries.

# calling-time - Saturday 3 August, 2013

From The42 Counihan steps down as Rebels boss Calling Time

Counihan steps down as Rebels boss

The Cork manager announced he is ending his six-year spell in charge of the senior footballers after the defeat to Dublin this evening.

# calling-time - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

From The42 I'm done: Gene Muller steps down as Ireland's hockey coach Calling Time

I'm done: Gene Muller steps down as Ireland's hockey coach

The South African brought the Irish women’s team to within one match of Olympic qualification.

# calling-time - Thursday 1 September, 2011

From The42 'Stressed out' Kennelly announces decision to quit the AFL Calling Time

'Stressed out' Kennelly announces decision to quit the AFL

Tadhg Kennelly says he has been playing under the stress of whether or not to quit the AFL, and feels a weight has been lifted.