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#Captain

# captain - Friday 23 November, 2018

From The42 Ruddock credits 'incredible' Schmidt before Ireland boss' big announcement

Ruddock credits 'incredible' Schmidt before Ireland boss' big announcement

The 53-year-old is set to confirm his decision early next week.

# captain - Friday 16 November, 2018

From The42 'We’re going to need the best performance of our season' - Read 1 V 2

'We’re going to need the best performance of our season' - Read

The All Blacks captain stressed the importance of physicality against Ireland.

# captain - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

From The42 Ruddock to captain Ireland as Chicago clash offers important opportunities Stepping Up

Ruddock to captain Ireland as Chicago clash offers important opportunities

The halfback positions are one of the most interesting areas ahead of the clash against Italy.

# captain - Saturday 8 September, 2018

From The42 Captain fantastic: Neymar and Firmino on target as Brazil cruise to victory over USA Brazil This post contains videos

Captain fantastic: Neymar and Firmino on target as Brazil cruise to victory over USA

PSG star Neymar scored on his first outing as national team captain on Friday night.

# captain - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

From The42 Back row Jarrad Butler succeeds Muldoon as Connacht captain Skipper

Back row Jarrad Butler succeeds Muldoon as Connacht captain

The former Brumbies man earned respect with a big first season for the province.

# captain - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

From The42 Johnny Sexton succeeds retired Isa Nacewa as Leinster's captain Leader

Johnny Sexton succeeds retired Isa Nacewa as Leinster's captain

Rhys Ruddock is the province’s new vice-captain.

# captain - Saturday 28 July, 2018

From The42 'I've never finished the season feeling in better shape': Best leading fresh start in Ulster Best Foot Forward

'I've never finished the season feeling in better shape': Best leading fresh start in Ulster

The Ireland captain missed the June series, but has rehabilitated his hamstring and is determined to steer Ulster on a better course.

# captain - Friday 22 June, 2018

From The42 O'Mahony comfortable at openside on occasion of his 50th Ireland cap Pom

O'Mahony comfortable at openside on occasion of his 50th Ireland cap

The 28-year-old makes up the Ireland back row with CJ Stander and Jack Conan.

# captain - Saturday 16 June, 2018

From The42 O'Mahony leads by example in outstanding performance in Melbourne Skipper

O'Mahony leads by example in outstanding performance in Melbourne

The Munster man had a superb game for Joe Schmidt’s side.

# captain - Friday 8 June, 2018

From The42 'It's a huge honour' - O'Mahony steps into Best's shoes against Wallabies Skipper

'It's a huge honour' - O'Mahony steps into Best's shoes against Wallabies

The Ireland captain has belief in Joey Carbery’s ability to guide the team at out-half.

# captain - Thursday 7 June, 2018

From The42 'You want your captain to lead by example and there's no better man' Pom

'You want your captain to lead by example and there's no better man'

Peter O’Mahony will captain Ireland in Saturday’s first Test against the Wallabies.

# captain - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

From The42 No Rory Best but Schmidt's options can allow Ireland to make strong start Leaders

No Rory Best but Schmidt's options can allow Ireland to make strong start

Johnny Sexton is the favourite to take over the captaincy for the first Test against the Wallabies.

# captain - Monday 4 June, 2018

From The42 Ireland settle into Paradise as Sexton and O'Mahony prepare to step up Leaders

Ireland settle into Paradise as Sexton and O'Mahony prepare to step up

With Rory Best missing, the two vice-captains will fill the leadership mantle in Australia.

# captain - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

From The42 'I have to make the right decision for me and for Germany' - Neuer still uncertain for World Cup Die Mannschaft

'I have to make the right decision for me and for Germany' - Neuer still uncertain for World Cup

Manuel Neuer is running out of time in an effort to force his way into Joachim Low’s squad.

# captain - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

From The42 'Munster have been incredible... They looked after me and I feel I owe them a lot' Resilience

'Munster have been incredible... They looked after me and I feel I owe them a lot'

Mike Sherry is hoping to make up for lost time and reward Munster’s faith in him.

# captain - Friday 6 April, 2018

From The42 CJ Stander will captain Munster tomorrow in his hometown of George Proud Day

CJ Stander will captain Munster tomorrow in his hometown of George

The 28-year-old leads a Munster team featuring 10 changes from last weekend.

# captain - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

From The42 Grand Slam-winning captain Rory Best signs new IRFU contract Captain Fantastic

Grand Slam-winning captain Rory Best signs new IRFU contract

The hooker has extended his deal until the end of the 2019 World Cup.

# captain - Friday 16 March, 2018

From The42 'It's hugely frustrating, he's already passed the number of tries that I've scored!' Young Guns

'It's hugely frustrating, he's already passed the number of tries that I've scored!'

Rory Best and the senior players have an important role to play with Ireland’s young guns.

# captain - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

From The42 'I would have talked to Paul and those kind of guys about what a leader should be' Captain

'I would have talked to Paul and those kind of guys about what a leader should be'

Tommy O’Brien has learned that he has to trust his team-mates to do their jobs.

# captain - Friday 9 March, 2018

From The42 'John Terry has been a big loss' - Conte highlights absence of former Chelsea skipper Captain

'John Terry has been a big loss' - Conte highlights absence of former Chelsea skipper

Terry was back at the Chelsea training ground this week to provide moral support to under-fire boss Antonio Conte.

# captain - Friday 26 January, 2018

From The42 'We've got warning on that and we know the procedure, we know the protocol' Fresh Start

'We've got warning on that and we know the procedure, we know the protocol'

Ireland Women captain Ciara Griffin says movement between the 7s and 15s squads has been flagged in advance.

# captain - Thursday 25 January, 2018

From The42 Best's new contract close to finalised ahead of Six Nations campaign Leader

Best's new contract close to finalised ahead of Six Nations campaign

The 35-year-old Ireland captain is close to finalising a contract extension.

# captain - Monday 25 December, 2017

From The42 'I'd never expected to be captain of Ireland at 21. It's what you've always dreamed of' Rise To The Top

'I'd never expected to be captain of Ireland at 21. It's what you've always dreamed of'

2017 has been one to remember for Katie McCabe. She brings The42 through her rise to where she is today.

# captain - Saturday 23 December, 2017

From The42 Former All-Ireland winning captain Fitzgerald will lead Kerry again in 2018 The Kingdom

Former All-Ireland winning captain Fitzgerald will lead Kerry again in 2018

Fionn Fitzgerald will lead the Kingdom next year having co-captained Kerry to All-Ireland success in 2014.

From The42 Jack McGrath to captain Leinster for first time in Stephen's Day Munster clash Team News

Jack McGrath to captain Leinster for first time in Stephen's Day Munster clash

The 28-year-old St Mary’s man will captain Leinster for the very first time as they make the trip to Thomond Park on Tuesday.

# captain - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

From The42 'I have to calm down a bit, but I'd rather be that than need a kick up the ass every morning' Leader By Example

'I have to calm down a bit, but I'd rather be that than need a kick up the ass every morning'

Jonathan Sexton isn’t campaigning for a captaincy role with club or country, but he is fine-tuning his leadership methods.

# captain - Friday 20 October, 2017

From The42 Best and Stockdale on the bench for Ulster's tough trip to La Rochelle The Cavalry

Best and Stockdale on the bench for Ulster's tough trip to La Rochelle

Les Kiss has kept some of his big talents in reserve for Sunday’s meeting with a very heavy-duty La Rochelle side.

# captain - Saturday 7 October, 2017

From The42 'It’s a huge honour for me and my family' - Ever-reliable Meyler steps up to take captain's armband Skipper

'It’s a huge honour for me and my family' - Ever-reliable Meyler steps up to take captain's armband

The Hull City midfielder filled the role in the absence of Seamus Coleman and Jon Walters last night.

# captain - Friday 29 September, 2017

'Disrespecting pilots will not help solve our shared problems': Ryanair captains speak out

An experienced Ryanair captain based in Europe describes to TheJournal.ie what it is like working for the company.

# captain - Saturday 23 September, 2017

From The42 Two Tipp captains in Croker as Derry's adopted daughter relishes All-Ireland battle Captain's Call

Two Tipp captains in Croker as Derry's adopted daughter relishes All-Ireland battle

‘Where else would you see it? Go somewhere else out of your home county and they let you take on that honour, and back you.’

# captain - Thursday 24 August, 2017

From The42 ‘What I remember most is Ronaldo running across and Patrick Flynn creaming him out of it’ Bermo

‘What I remember most is Ronaldo running across and Patrick Flynn creaming him out of it’

St Patrick’s Athletic defender Ian Bermingham chats to The 42 about his time in Inchicore and taking the captain’s armband this season.

# captain - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

From The42 With Briggs injury setback, Ireland turn to Molloy as Women's Rugby World Cup captain Leader

With Briggs injury setback, Ireland turn to Molloy as Women's Rugby World Cup captain

The 29-year-old will replace Niamh Briggs who was forced to pull out of the tournament last week.

# captain - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

From The42 'We've got to make sure we have no excuses tomorrow and that we get the job done' Finnish Him

'We've got to make sure we have no excuses tomorrow and that we get the job done'

Club captain Finn says Rovers will not be taking to the field looking for a draw in Tallaght tomorrow night.

# captain - Friday 30 June, 2017

From The42 Family man Warburton teams up with O'Brien after taking over from POM Captain

Family man Warburton teams up with O'Brien after taking over from POM

The 28-year-old Lions captain has taken over from Peter O’Mahony for this weekend.

# captain - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

From The42 ‘I want to be a leader like Ryan was to us' Candystripes

‘I want to be a leader like Ryan was to us'

Ger Doherty discusses Derry City’s aspirations in Europe and his role as club captain since the tragic passing of Ryan McBride.

# captain - Saturday 24 June, 2017

From The42 O'Mahony confident Lions can recover and says shoulder should be fine Dejected

O'Mahony confident Lions can recover and says shoulder should be fine

The Munster man was on the losing side as he captained the Lions in the first Test.

# captain - Friday 23 June, 2017

'Bohemians is a big club. It deserves to be at the right end of the table'

Derek Pender reflects on three seasons captaining Bohemians and what is proving to be a promising campaign for the club in 2017.

# captain - Thursday 22 June, 2017

From The42 'Axel's a rugby man, so he would have told us all 'Play your game'' - O'Mahony Pom

'Axel's a rugby man, so he would have told us all 'Play your game'' - O'Mahony

Peter O’Mahony has had a whirlwind year but is now ready to lead the Lions against the All Blacks.

# captain - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

From The42 'I think he’ll make us proud' - O'Mahony set to be named Lions captain Leader

'I think he’ll make us proud' - O'Mahony set to be named Lions captain

The 27-year-old is expected to be confirmed as Test captain tomorrow.

# captain - Monday 19 June, 2017

From The42 Peter O'Mahony the Lions' Test captain? It could happen this weekend Respected

Peter O'Mahony the Lions' Test captain? It could happen this weekend

The Munster flanker is in with a good chance of leading the Lions in Auckland.