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#Goal!

# goal - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

From The42 Euro 2013 Qualifiers: Ireland finish on a winning note with inspired Israeli display Tel Aviv

Euro 2013 Qualifiers: Ireland finish on a winning note with inspired Israeli display

Julie Ann Russell and Fiona O’Sullivan were on the scoresheet for Sue Ronan’s side.

Column: Charities need our trust – so they require tighter regulation

The non-profit sector generates €6billion a year but goes virtually unregulated, writes Michael Moriarty. Isn’t it time this changed?

# goal - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Aleksei Sapogov gets on his hands and knees to score a header Easy Easy This post contains videos

VIDEO: Aleksei Sapogov gets on his hands and knees to score a header

We tried this once and the referee* gave a free out for dangerous play. (*It was the other team’s goalkeeper)

# goal - Friday 24 August, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Robbie Keane scores, sees red as LA Galaxy win 5-2 COYBIG This post contains videos

VIDEO: Robbie Keane scores, sees red as LA Galaxy win 5-2

David Beckham scored directly from a corner as the Galaxy opened their CONCACAF Champions League campaign against Isidro Metapan.

# goal - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: 'Boro starlet scores a cracker down by the Riverside Tekkers This post contains videos

VIDEO: 'Boro starlet scores a cracker down by the Riverside

The left-back from Bryan Robson’s old hometown unleashed a humdinger against Burnley last night.

From The42 Celtic's Champions League dreams burn bright after Swede victory Hoop-la

Celtic's Champions League dreams burn bright after Swede victory

Goals from Kris Commons and Georgios Samaras put The Bhoys in a great position to advance to the group stages.

# goal - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

From The42 Remember this? 17 years ago today, Tony Yeboah scored a wondergoal vs Liverpool Pick It Out This post contains videos

# goal - Sunday 19 August, 2012

From The42 La Liga: Real Madrid begin title defence with draw at Bernabeu Un Punto

La Liga: Real Madrid begin title defence with draw at Bernabeu

Gonzalo Higuain put the league champions ahead but Jose Mourinho’s men wasted a host of scoring chances.

From The42 As it happened: Manchester City v Southampton, Premier League Minute-by-Minute This post contains videos

As it happened: Manchester City v Southampton, Premier League

The champions began their title defence by entertaining the league new boys at Eastlands.

From The42 Second-half points surge sees Tipperary into Minor Hurling Final Deserved

Second-half points surge sees Tipperary into Minor Hurling Final

Galway ended the All-Ireland MHC contest with 14-men after captain Paul Killeen was sent off.

# goal - Thursday 16 August, 2012

From The42 Shane Long's weekend wishlist: A goal against Liverpool and Tipperary to beat Kilkenny Good Point

Shane Long's weekend wishlist: A goal against Liverpool and Tipperary to beat Kilkenny

The West Brom and Ireland striker, who insisted he was fit to play Serbia, will face off against his old coach, Brendan Rodgers on Saturday.

# goal - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Ronan Finn scores one of the best LOI goals you'll see this season Take A Bow This post contains videos

VIDEO: Ronan Finn scores one of the best LOI goals you'll see this season

The player’s spectacular effort could not prevent his team from dropping further points last night.

# goal - Sunday 12 August, 2012

From The42 As it happened: Chelsea v Manchester City, Community Shield Curtain Raiser This post contains videos

As it happened: Chelsea v Manchester City, Community Shield

The league winners did battle with the FA Cup holders at Villa Park in the traditional season opener.

# goal - Sunday 5 August, 2012

From The42 Kerry hold on to defeat Roscommon and reach the MFC semi-finals Hard Fought

Kerry hold on to defeat Roscommon and reach the MFC semi-finals

A first-half goal from Brian Crowley got The Kingdom rolling but the Rossies gave them a huge fight.

# goal - Thursday 26 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

John O’Shea to leave GOAL after High Court action is settled

O’Shea has announced his retirement from the charity, after an attempt by its board to remove him is settled out of court.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock

# goal - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

From The42 Who wants to see Shinji Kagawa’s first goal for Man United? Goal! This post contains videos

Who wants to see Shinji Kagawa’s first goal for Man United?

Bébé got the assist, FYI.

# goal - Sunday 15 July, 2012

From The42 Munster Minor Hurling Championship: Tipperary go through the gears to defeat Clare Beaten Banner

Munster Minor Hurling Championship: Tipperary go through the gears to defeat Clare

An early Shane O’Donnell goal had the Banner County flying but Tipp scored frequently to grind out a fine result.

# goal - Friday 13 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Friday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# goal - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# goal - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# goal - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

From The42 This Zlatan Ibrahimovic scissor-kick might be the goal of Euro 2012 Woof This post contains videos

This Zlatan Ibrahimovic scissor-kick might be the goal of Euro 2012

Zlatan talks the talk, so it’s just as well that he can walk the walk.

# goal - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

From The42 Watch out England: Ribery feeling back to his best after breaking goal drought I'm Back

Watch out England: Ribery feeling back to his best after breaking goal drought

The Bayern Munich and France midfielder has set his sights on Roy Hodgson’s men after returning to goal-scoring ways.

# goal - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

From The42 The only thing better than this incredible 75-yard strike is the silly celebration afterward Golazo! This post contains videos

# goal - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

From The42 31 days to Euro 2012: Poborsky’s stunning lob sinks Portugal Countdown This post contains videos

31 days to Euro 2012: Poborsky’s stunning lob sinks Portugal

It was a piece of individual brilliance that led Manchester United to fork out £3.5m for the Czech midfielder.

# goal - Saturday 5 May, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Montero slams home from 40 yards to rock Robbie and Becks Screamer This post contains videos

VIDEO: Montero slams home from 40 yards to rock Robbie and Becks

“Look at the nastiness of that ball”, bellowed the ESPN commentator as Fredy Montero unleashed a belter.

# goal - Sunday 22 April, 2012

From The42 As it happened: Wolves v Manchester City, Premier League Liveblog

As it happened: Wolves v Manchester City, Premier League

Roberto Mancini’s men were eager to take full advantage of United’s slip-up as they sought three points at Molineux.

# goal - Friday 20 April, 2012

From The42 49 days to Euro 2012: Van Basten volleys the Netherlands to glory Countdown This post contains videos

49 days to Euro 2012: Van Basten volleys the Netherlands to glory

Dutch legend Marco van Basten conjured a moment of magic in the 1988 final. Has a better goal ever decided a major international tournament?

From The42 On yer bike: GAA stars get behind charity cycling initiative Bikers

On yer bike: GAA stars get behind charity cycling initiative

Dublin forward Bernard Brogan was at Croke Park to promote ‘Race the Rás’ and may have inadvertently created a new sport.

From The42 VIDEO: Falcao scores a stunning bar-down goal in Europa League semi-final Going Loco This post contains videos

VIDEO: Falcao scores a stunning bar-down goal in Europa League semi-final

The Colombian striker put a lovely punctuation point on Atletico Madrid’s 4-2 victory over Spanish rivals Valencia

# goal - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

# goal - Thursday 12 April, 2012

GOAL warns that Haiti could face second cholera outbreak

It’s rainy season on the earthquake-stricken island – and the charity warns that cholera cases are already on the up again.

# goal - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

From The42 Pick that out: Dorlan Pabón's Copa Libertadores wonderstrike Pick That Out This post contains videos

Pick that out: Dorlan Pabón's Copa Libertadores wonderstrike

We’ve been treated to a lot of special goals this season and the Nacional midfielder has just chalked up another one.

# goal - Sunday 25 March, 2012

From The42 WATCH: Ronaldo's 100th La Liga goal Centurion

WATCH: Ronaldo's 100th La Liga goal

The Portuguese reached the landmark by firing hom the second and fifth of Real Madrid’s goals against La Liga strugglers Real Sociedad,

# goal - Saturday 18 February, 2012

From The42 Q & A: Dietmar Hamann Legend This post contains videos

Q & A: Dietmar Hamann

Yesterday we got a word in edgeways with thoroughly nice Scouse / German bloke Didi Hamann.

# goal - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Galway man attempting to run seven marathons on seven continents... in under five days Fundraiser This post contains images

Galway man attempting to run seven marathons on seven continents... in under five days

Richard Donovan hoping to break his own record – and to help alleviate suffering in the Horn of Africa – by running seven marathons on seven continents in less than five days. Phew!

# goal - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

From The42 2020 vision: Ireland reveals test cricket target Best Laid Plans

2020 vision: Ireland reveals test cricket target

“This is not a dreamy aspiration but a real ambition,” Cricket Ireland chief executive Warren Deutrom explained at today’s strategic announcement.

# goal - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Half a million people still living in camps in Haiti

Plan Ireland’s report on Haiti two years after earthquake reveals major challenges as other NGOs also note scale of work required for country to recover will need international investment.

# goal - Friday 23 December, 2011

Government pledges €200,000 to GOAL for South Sudan Aid

Government pledges €200,000 to GOAL for South Sudan

The Irish aid agency is providing humanitarian assistance to thousands of people who fled violence in neighbouring Sudan.