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#End of an era

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 14 November, 2020

'This man did it all' and 'one of the all-time greatest managers' - tributes paid to departing Mickey Harte

The Tyrone football manager’s 18-year reign has come to an end.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 13 November, 2020

Mickey Harte's 18-year reign as Tyrone manager has come to an end

The Red Hand won three All-Ireland titles under his watch.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 25 September, 2020

Ireland star and multi-discipline Kerry athlete Galvin calls time on Sevens rugby career

The Covid-19 pandemic ultimately brought an end to this chapter of the 33-year-old’s colourful sporting journey.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 5 September, 2020

From The42 Graham Cummins retires aged 32 after third spell at Cork City comes to premature end Moving On

Graham Cummins retires aged 32 after third spell at Cork City comes to premature end

‘I’ve come to a stage in my life where I had to think of a career besides being a footballer.’

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 15 August, 2020

From The42 'The whole story has been a fairytale' - Former Scotland captain retires from professional rugby Wave Goodbye

'The whole story has been a fairytale' - Former Scotland captain retires from professional rugby

John Barclay has called time on his 16-year career.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 20 July, 2020

Millwall make 'difficult decision' to part company with Ireland striker O'Brien

Aiden O’Brien will move on at the end of the season, having played 226 times for the Championship club.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Former NFL MVP Cam Newton released by Carolina Panthers

The quarter-back played only two games in 2019, losing both, with a Lisfranc fracture forcing him to watch the rest of a 5-11 season from the sideline.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 6 January, 2020

Waterford great calls time on inter-county career after a remarkable 19-season stint

Déise ladies football stalwart Michelle Ryan has announced her inter-county retirement.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Jim Gavin steps down as Dublin manager

He led the county to a historic fifth successive All-Ireland title earlier this year.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 25 November, 2019

From The42 Galway's All-Ireland winning goalkeeper calls time on 13-year inter-county career Number One

Galway's All-Ireland winning goalkeeper calls time on 13-year inter-county career

Colm Callanan announced the news with a brilliant statement – and confirmed that he has accepted a coaching role in the set-up.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 22 November, 2019

From The42 'The time is right for me to step away' - Limerick All-Ireland winner retires after 11 years Brownie

'The time is right for me to step away' - Limerick All-Ireland winner retires after 11 years

30 and out: Paul Browne has called time on his inter-county career.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 11 November, 2019

'A hugely difficult decision' - Poacher announces departure as Carlow coach

Steven Poacher spent three seasons with the Barrowsiders.

# end-of-an-era - 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.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Giants bench Eli Manning and name 1st-round pick Daniel Jones as starting QB

‘This move is more about Daniel moving forward than about Eli.’

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 7 September, 2019

'It's nice for my mum and dad and my young family to be here and hear that'

An emotional Rory Best was given a rousing reception as he played his final game at the Aviva Stadium.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

'A real role model for people on and off the pitch' - Tributes pour in for Mayo great Andy Moran

‘He played it the way it should be played.’

# end-of-an-era - Monday 24 June, 2019

Iconic San Siro set to be demolished as AC and Inter plan stadium move

The clubs have reportedly agreed to build a new stadium nearby.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Ruby Walsh announces retirement from racing after Punchestown Gold Cup win

The 12-time Irish champion jockey this evening called time on a remarkable career.

John Caulfield steps down as Cork City manager following dismal league start

Cork will appoint an interim manager ‘for the foreseeable future’ before beginning their search for Caulfield’s replacement.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 13 April, 2019

John Delaney set to leave the FAI Exclusive

Another two Board members may leave along with the Executive Vice-President.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 11 March, 2019

Louis Van Gaal announces he is retiring from management

Marcus Rashford led the tributes to his former manager.

# end-of-an-era - Saturday 26 January, 2019

'The shop meant everything': Beloved local greengrocer shuts down after 55 years in business

Sheehan’s Greengrocers, has to close down due to building regulations, say its owners.

# end-of-an-era - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

'The leader in that role for so many years' - Dublin star salutes Cork's 11-time All-Ireland champion

Niamh Collins’ words on recently-retired Rebels legend Bríd Stack epitomise the mutual respect between the sides.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 31 December, 2018

The second-longest-serving head coach in the NFL has departed after 16 seasons

Marvin Lewis and the Cincinnati Bengals have parted company.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Ó Cinnéide: 'We were all kind of emotional... He's the last of the Ó Sés to play with the club'

A Kerry legend became the last Ó Sé brother to retire from playing with An Ghaeltacht this week.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 27 September, 2018

After 45 years and over 1,000 bouts, HBO and the sport of boxing will go their separate ways

With the sport now brimful of money-spending broadcasters, HBO will permanently withdraw from boxing at the end of 2018.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 14 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge Big Brother's cancellation was a long time coming, they'll never replicate that early noughties' magic End Of An Era

Big Brother's cancellation was a long time coming, they'll never replicate that early noughties' magic

Oh, how the mighty Big Brother has fallen.

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 31 May, 2018

'A sad day for Real Madrid': Perez stunned by Zidane's exit

Los Blancos’ president was not prepared for the coach to leave a week after third Champions League title.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 21 May, 2018

'Legend,' 'iconic,' 'dual star' - tributes pour in for 18-time All-Ireland winner Rena Buckley

Diarmuid O’Sullivan and Noelle Healy are among those marking the end of an incredible inter-county career.

From The42 18-time All-Ireland champion Rena Buckley retires from inter-county scene Legend

18-time All-Ireland champion Rena Buckley retires from inter-county scene

It’s the end of an era as the most successful player in the history of Gaelic Games calls time on a glittering inter-county career.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 14 May, 2018

'I'll retire with this jersey' - Tevez intends to call it a day in 2019

Boca Juniors will wave goodbye to Carlos Tevez once again at the end of 2019, with the forward intending to retire.

# end-of-an-era - Friday 27 April, 2018

Barcelona legend Iniesta confirms that he will leave the club at the end of the season

‘This club has given me everything.’

# end-of-an-era - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Cuba nominates Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro as president

Diaz-Canel will become Cuba’s first leader in 60 years who is not named Castro.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Demolition of Dublin's iconic Screen cinema begins

The much-loved cinema had been out of use since its closure in 2016.

# end-of-an-era - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Willie Mullins' Vroum Vroum Mag retired ahead of Cheltenham Festival

Time has been called on the top-class mare’s racing career.

From The42 BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights Tune Out

BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights

The screening of Ulster matches on BBC Two Northern Ireland will subsequently end.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 26 February, 2018

From The42 Jamie Heaslip announces his retirement with immediate effect Over And Out

Jamie Heaslip announces his retirement with immediate effect

The 34-year-old won 95 caps for Ireland.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 29 January, 2018

'There's a retirement cut-off age and I'll be reaching that next year': Lyster confirms Sunday Game departure

This will be Michael Lyster’s 35th and final year presenting the RTÉ show.

# end-of-an-era - Monday 22 January, 2018

From The42 End of an era as long-serving Limerick duo call time on their inter-county careers Bowing Out

End of an era as long-serving Limerick duo call time on their inter-county careers

Johnny McCarthy and Seanie Buckley have called it a day.

From The42 'A great servant' - Multi All-Ireland winner pulls curtain down on illustrious career Looking Back

'A great servant' - Multi All-Ireland winner pulls curtain down on illustrious career

Aged just 21, Mary Leacy lifted the All-Ireland senior camogie title as Wexford ended a 32-year drought.

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