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# Challenges

This year
Man City primed, Liverpool still on top, and the sadness of Marcus Rashford
Last year
'They were more or less saying that playing soccer for Ireland doesn't really mean anything'
All time
Boom and bust cycle a harsh reality as Ireland search for consistency
Macron seeks to calm security and budget concerns over Paris 2024 Olympics
Cullen close to completing Covid isolation as Leinster return to training
Leinster press on for Montpellier clash despite Covid in both camps
What's next for Afghanistan after the US withdrawal and the Taliban's takeover?
No pause for breath as Irish provinces launch straight into European action
Why is postponing this year's Olympics so complicated?
‘We would be foolish to say there is not some sort of drug problem in rugby’
5 challenges facing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as Man United manager
Here are just some of the problems facing the Taoiseach as TDs head back to the Dáíl
'The best in the country' and 'fickle' - the life of a Cork hurler
Gabriel Byrne: 'People coming in and making films in Ireland cheaply - that's not an industry'
Britain's government has survived the first parliamentary challenges to its Brexit bill
'For people with disabilities this is a crisis within a crisis'
Enda Kenny says he doesn't regret the comments he made in the Dáil about Donald Trump
Almost one year after the Cologne attacks, Germany still struggles with refugee integration
Boring lecture ended with news of first Ireland cap to liven up Nicole Fowley
Break-ups, career moves and kids - the science of making a BIG change
'The Italy and Scotland games are invaluable learning opportunities for Ireland'
What do you do when your father is a priest?
Like swimming in Ireland? The bathing water is classified as 'poor' in these locations...
Facebook's CEO has asked the world what his New Year's resolution should be
'There'll be a lot of traffic': Schmidt outlines the challenges facing Henshaw at 13
These are the challenges faced in making our cities smarter
'Johnny's a poster boy for being a professional' - Sexton up for IRB award
Teens are setting themselves on fire as part of a 'Facebook challenge'
12 challenges women face that men just don't understand
Thomond reception prepared me for Top 14 boos, says Jonny Sexton
Column: Should we increase school inspections?
Aodhán Ó Ríordáin
Sweden v Ireland: 3 key battles ahead of tonight's match
Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before Oireachtas committee
Hundreds of young Fianna Fáil members converge on Sligo
Column: 8 ways to change your life in 2013
Margaret Mara
Parents of special needs children to speak to Oireachtas Committee
Increase in student numbers means 'challenges for education system'
Gilmore acknowledges Labour’s poll difficulties but says crisis must be resolved