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# Contenders

Last month
June 2024
Ranking the 10 teams most likely to win the Euros
France, England and other sides who are expected to be there or thereabouts.
This year
Shamrock Rovers close the gap on Shelbourne after facile win
Stephen Bradley’s side were too good for Drogheda.
Ranking the 10 teams most likely to win the Champions League
Pep Guardiola’s Man City are the team to beat once again.
Last year
Who are the contenders to replace Pauw as Ireland boss?
Ranking the 10 teams most likely to win the World Cup
Power ranking the 8 teams left in the All-Ireland senior football title race
All time
Ranking the 4 remaining teams at the World Cup
Sweden, England, Norway, Spain? The favourites for Euro 2022
Derry make title statement with hammering of pitiful St Pat's
Ranking the 8 remaining teams in the Euros
Ranking the 10 teams now most likely to win the Euros
Ranking the 10 teams most likely to win the Euros
'This is the first time I’ve had a right run of it' - Mayo captain on move to full-forward
Assessing the 12 counties left in the hunt for Sam Maguire
Leaders Leipzig frustrate Bundesliga champions Bayern as Dortmund outclass Leverkusen
Who's in the frame to replace Donoghue as the next Galway hurling boss?
Who are the front runners to replace Cian O'Neill as Kildare boss?
Which of these 16 teams will triumph at the Africa Cup of Nations?
'It'd be a travesty if they don't win more' - Clare are potential All-Ireland champions, says Cusack
'If we want to be real contenders, we need to operate in a different way'
Ireland are 'up there with as good as I've ever seen,' says USA's Gold
Toulouse may be back, but Saracens remain the clear and present danger to Leinster's crown
Who's in the frame to become the next Mayo senior football boss?
What was your favourite moment from an extraordinary summer of hurling?
Who's in the frame to become the next Kerry senior football boss?
Kerry on the slide, Dublin still the kingpins: Super 8s power rankings after round 2
Super 8s power rankings after opening weekend of GAA's new football format
2019 World Cup a thrilling prospect for Schmidt's superb Ireland
Friend and Dobson emerge as contenders for Connacht head coach job
'I believe I deserve' Player of the Year - De Bruyne
The growing confidence around Ireland's Six Nations chances is justified
Connacht to host Gloucester in Challenge Cup quarter, but face potential away semi-final
Ranking the 16 teams left in the Champions League's chances of triumphing
Title race far from over and more Premier League talking points
Which of these 7 sports books deserves to win the prestigious William Hill prize?
The 22 contenders for eir Sport Sports Book of the Year - including The42's debut
6 possible contenders to replace Ronald Koeman at Everton
Back to the future: Is this the most wide-open hurling championship since 2013?
Joy for ex-Ireland U21 international as Huddersfield boost Premier League bid
Henshaw believes Leinster can 'go all the way' in the Champions Cup