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#Homecoming

# homecoming - Monday 5 October, 2020

'I will probably cry' - Theo Walcott rejoins boyhood club
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'I will probably cry' - Theo Walcott rejoins boyhood club

Oct 5th 2020, 11:11 PM 12,322 Views 3 Comments

The 31-year-old opted to return to Southampton after making just two appearances for Everton this season.

# homecoming - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Shane Lowry confirms Irish Open bid at Galgorm
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Shane Lowry confirms Irish Open bid at Galgorm

Sep 8th 2020, 5:40 PM 8,865 Views 1 Comment

“I wanted to do everything possible to get home,” Lowry said.

# homecoming - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Italy international McKinley joins coaching team at AIL club Rainey Old Boys
# Rugby Brain
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# Rugby Brain

Italy international McKinley joins coaching team at AIL club Rainey Old Boys

Aug 27th 2020, 8:54 AM 8,674 Views 3 Comments

The 30-year-old left Italian club Benetton over the summer.

# homecoming - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Liverpool keep chasing Premier League points record with scrappy Villa victory
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Liverpool keep chasing Premier League points record with scrappy Villa victory

Jul 5th 2020, 6:59 PM 9,776 Views 19 Comments

Champions were far from impressive but extended Anfield record to 57 games unbeaten.

# homecoming - Monday 15 June, 2020

Aussie centre Godwin returns to Western Force after Connacht departure
# Home
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# Home

Aussie centre Godwin returns to Western Force after Connacht departure

Jun 15th 2020, 2:44 PM 7,571 Views 11 Comments

The 27-year-old spent two seasons with the western province.

# homecoming - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'The Pope would struggle to gather such a crowd if he came to Skibb'
# Heroes
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# Heroes

'The Pope would struggle to gather such a crowd if he came to Skibb'

Jun 11th 2020, 6:00 AM 4,817 Views 4 Comments

The O’Donovan brothers’ Olympic homecoming is recalled in this extract from ‘Something in the Water’.

# homecoming - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Wuhan football team make an emotional return to virus ground zero
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Wuhan football team make an emotional return to virus ground zero

Apr 19th 2020, 9:10 AM 7,501 Views 3 Comments

The local Chinese Super League side had spent more than three months away from their families

# homecoming - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Ian Madigan coming back to Ireland as Ulster sign up 10 from Bristol
# A Sort Of Homecoming
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# A Sort Of Homecoming

Ian Madigan coming back to Ireland as Ulster sign up 10 from Bristol

Mar 14th 2020, 3:31 PM 18,509 Views 52 Comments

The 30-year-old has committed to a one-year deal at the Kingspan Stadium.

# homecoming - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Brian Murphy returns home to Waterford FC following long career in English football
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Brian Murphy returns home to Waterford FC following long career in English football

Feb 12th 2020, 8:55 PM 11,483 Views 2 Comments

‘I’m happy to be back,’ says veteran keeper.

# homecoming - Friday 24 January, 2020

From Exile to Ireland U20: McNulty another example of IQ recruitment value
# U20 RUGBY
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# U20 RUGBY

From Exile to Ireland U20: McNulty another example of IQ recruitment value

Jan 24th 2020, 6:30 AM 8,301 Views 2 Comments

Born and raised in Bath, the exciting Connacht back is set to aid Ireland in the U20 Six Nations

# homecoming - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Plane grounding forces Liverpool's Mane to miss triumphant homecoming
# Misfortune
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# Misfortune

Plane grounding forces Liverpool's Mane to miss triumphant homecoming

Jan 8th 2020, 5:39 PM 12,396 Views 2 Comments

Senegal’s capital Dakar had readied celebrations for the 27-year-old.

# homecoming - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

Deegan ends decade-long spell in the UK to join newly-promoted Shelbourne
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Deegan ends decade-long spell in the UK to join newly-promoted Shelbourne

Dec 31st 2019, 3:43 PM 8,058 Views 3 Comments

The midfielder returns to the League of Ireland from Cambridge United, where he was club captain.

# homecoming - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Wayne Rooney: I'm still Premier League quality
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Wayne Rooney: I'm still Premier League quality

Dec 15th 2019, 1:43 PM 12,991 Views 12 Comments

The former England striker believes he is still Premier League class and hopes he can ultimately prove that with Derby County.

# homecoming - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Kawhi clips in 23 on Toronto return, Lakers going strong on the road
# La Stories
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# La Stories

Kawhi clips in 23 on Toronto return, Lakers going strong on the road

Dec 12th 2019, 8:14 AM 2,609 Views 3 Comments

James Harden scored 55, pretty standard night.

# homecoming - Friday 22 November, 2019

Munster make three changes as Zebo and Ryan start for Racing in Thomond return
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Munster make three changes as Zebo and Ryan start for Racing in Thomond return

Nov 22nd 2019, 12:22 PM 20,672 Views 79 Comments

The teams will square off at the Limerick venue in the Heineken Champions Cup tomorrow evening.

# homecoming - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Zebo set for 'special occasion' on return to Thomond Park to face Munster
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Zebo set for 'special occasion' on return to Thomond Park to face Munster

Nov 19th 2019, 1:00 AM 12,370 Views 57 Comments

The Racing 92 man is hopeful new Ireland boss Andy Farrell will call him up to the national squad.

# homecoming - Friday 15 November, 2019

Ball boy memories and his brother await as Burns prepares to steer Ulster in Bath
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Ball boy memories and his brother await as Burns prepares to steer Ulster in Bath

Nov 15th 2019, 7:38 AM 5,258 Views 5 Comments

The northern province’s playmaker grew up in the dressing room at the Rec.

# homecoming - Sunday 29 September, 2019

PHOTOS: Thousands of fans turn out to celebrate homecoming for Dublin GAA winners
# Celebrations
# Celebrations

PHOTOS: Thousands of fans turn out to celebrate homecoming for Dublin GAA winners

Sep 29th 2019, 5:25 PM 32,816 Views 105 Comments

In total, today’s event had a capacity for 15,000 people.

Welcoming the Dublin winners home today? Here's everything you need to know
# The Homecoming
# The Homecoming

Welcoming the Dublin winners home today? Here's everything you need to know

Sep 29th 2019, 8:30 AM 20,836 Views 23 Comments

If you didn’t get a ticket, the event will be live-streamed from 1.30pm.

# homecoming - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

'I didn't have the same love for AFL as I had for Gaelic. It wasn't the sport I thought it would be'
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'I didn't have the same love for AFL as I had for Gaelic. It wasn't the sport I thought it would be'

Sep 25th 2019, 6:05 AM 21,880 Views 1 Comment

Young Sligo footballer Red Óg Murphy chats about his decision to return home after a stint with AFL side North Melbourne.

# homecoming - Monday 23 September, 2019

Dublin City Council defends decision to make GAA homecoming event ticketed
# Criticism
# Criticism

Dublin City Council defends decision to make GAA homecoming event ticketed

Sep 23rd 2019, 3:20 PM 22,232 Views 45 Comments

The ticketing of the event has been criticised by some Dublin GAA fans.

# homecoming - Monday 16 September, 2019

Homecoming for both Dublin teams announced ... but it won't take place for two weeks
# All Ireland Winners
# All Ireland Winners

Homecoming for both Dublin teams announced ... but it won't take place for two weeks

Sep 16th 2019, 10:17 AM 23,059 Views 18 Comments

The event will take place in Merrion Square on 29 September.

# homecoming - Monday 19 August, 2019

'Finally I return to my city': Balotelli joins newly promoted Brescia
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'Finally I return to my city': Balotelli joins newly promoted Brescia

Aug 19th 2019, 9:29 AM 6,178 Views 6 Comments

The former Milan and Inter striker was a free agent, but returns home on a reported three-year contract.

# homecoming - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

In Pictures: 10 of the best snaps as Lowry savours his triumphant homecoming in Clara
# It's Coming Home
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# It's Coming Home

In Pictures: 10 of the best snaps as Lowry savours his triumphant homecoming in Clara

Jul 23rd 2019, 9:49 PM 27,766 Views 21 Comments

The 2019 Open winner was greeted by thousands in Offaly this evening.

# homecoming - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

US Soccer president hit with 'equal pay' chants as World Cup winners are welcomed home in style
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

US Soccer president hit with 'equal pay' chants as World Cup winners are welcomed home in style

Jul 10th 2019, 7:08 PM 9,119 Views 36 Comments

US star Megan Rapinoe made a heartfelt speech to supporters at New York City Hall on Wednesday.

# homecoming - Friday 7 June, 2019

'We are immensely proud': Crowds turn out to welcome Katie Taylor home to Bray
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

'We are immensely proud': Crowds turn out to welcome Katie Taylor home to Bray

Jun 7th 2019, 7:55 PM 36,583 Views 29 Comments

The former Olympic champion defeated the Belgian Delfine Persoon last Saturday night.

# homecoming - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

'It's great to be the best in the world' - Undisputed champion Taylor swarmed by fans in Dublin airport
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'It's great to be the best in the world' - Undisputed champion Taylor swarmed by fans in Dublin airport

Jun 4th 2019, 12:50 PM 17,063 Views 16 Comments

Bray’s world champion was met by fans on her arrival in Dublin Airport following her win over Delfine Persoon on Saturday.

# homecoming - Monday 3 June, 2019

Minister Shane Ross to hold welcome reception for Katie Taylor at Dublin Airport
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Minister Shane Ross to hold welcome reception for Katie Taylor at Dublin Airport

Jun 3rd 2019, 5:28 PM 21,968 Views 62 Comments

The Bray woman was crowned the Lightweight World Boxing Champion in a contentious fight on Saturday night.

# homecoming - Thursday 16 May, 2019

'I love it down here' - Carbery happily settled in Munster ahead of RDS trip
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'I love it down here' - Carbery happily settled in Munster ahead of RDS trip

May 16th 2019, 6:45 AM 8,386 Views 20 Comments

The 23-year-old out-half was wearing Leinster’s 15 shirt in this fixture a year ago.

# homecoming - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Conlan finally gets revenge chance against Russian who 'beat' him at Rio 2016
# Payback
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# Payback

Conlan finally gets revenge chance against Russian who 'beat' him at Rio 2016

May 14th 2019, 1:13 PM 7,877 Views 6 Comments

The Irishman will face Olympic rival Vladimir Nikitin at Belfast’s Falls Park this August.

# homecoming - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Michael Conlan set for outdoor summer fight in Belfast
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Michael Conlan set for outdoor summer fight in Belfast

May 7th 2019, 4:29 PM 5,764 Views 2 Comments

The former Irish Olympian could face his Rio 2016 ‘conqueror’, Vladimir Nikitin, in August.

# homecoming - Sunday 7 April, 2019

History-making Tiger Roll receives Royal welcome on return to Summerhill
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

History-making Tiger Roll receives Royal welcome on return to Summerhill

Apr 7th 2019, 10:12 PM 8,180 Views 4 Comments

The Grand National winner was greeted in Meath along with owner, trainer and jockey.

# homecoming - Saturday 30 March, 2019

'I feel a much bigger part of this team': Cooney taking aim at Leinster
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'I feel a much bigger part of this team': Cooney taking aim at Leinster

Mar 30th 2019, 7:11 AM 4,952 Views 4 Comments

The Lansdowne man has not kicked a meaningful goal in the Aviva Stadium, but that is set to change this evening.

# homecoming - Monday 14 January, 2019

Martin O'Neill set to be appointed Nottingham Forest manager - reports
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Martin O'Neill set to be appointed Nottingham Forest manager - reports

Jan 14th 2019, 12:47 PM 9,354 Views 25 Comments

But who’ll be his assistant?

# homecoming - Friday 21 December, 2018

Former Ireland U18 winger returns from England to join Bohemians
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Former Ireland U18 winger returns from England to join Bohemians

Dec 21st 2018, 11:24 AM 5,119 Views 0 Comments

Luke Wade-Slater has signed for the Gypsies after spending more than three years at Stevenage.

# homecoming - Monday 17 December, 2018

Cork activist arrested in Greece returns home to Ireland
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Cork activist arrested in Greece returns home to Ireland

Dec 17th 2018, 11:36 AM 21,465 Views 0 Comments

Sean Binder was arrested in Greece in August.

# homecoming - Thursday 6 December, 2018

After missing his Olympic dream, Ray Moylette tried the ‘big, bad world’ for two months
# Not For Him
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# Not For Him

After missing his Olympic dream, Ray Moylette tried the ‘big, bad world’ for two months

Dec 6th 2018, 4:30 PM 6,945 Views 1 Comment

The Mayo man is now 11-0 as a pro and is bringing a title fight to his hometown tomorrow night.

# homecoming - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Quigley, Burnett and O'Neill to join Irish boxing royalty on TG4 punditry team for Moylette fight
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Quigley, Burnett and O'Neill to join Irish boxing royalty on TG4 punditry team for Moylette fight

Dec 5th 2018, 11:32 AM 4,633 Views 4 Comments

Live coverage from the Royal Theatre in Castlebar on Friday night begins at 8:30pm.

# homecoming - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Sugar Ray: 'We're bringing Irish boxing back'
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

Sugar Ray: 'We're bringing Irish boxing back'

Dec 2nd 2018, 8:00 AM 18,157 Views 3 Comments

Mayo’s Ray Moylette is hoping that headlining a show in his hometown will inspire kids to dream big.

# homecoming - Monday 26 November, 2018

'13 years of blood, sweat and tears': Kellie Harrington returns to Dublin a world champion
# Champion Of The World
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# Champion Of The World

'13 years of blood, sweat and tears': Kellie Harrington returns to Dublin a world champion

Nov 26th 2018, 9:21 PM 17,180 Views 7 Comments

The 29-year-old received a civic reception in Dublin on Monday after securing gold in India over the weekend.

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