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#Influence

# influence - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Schmidt: O'Connor's departure from Leinster was not my decision
# Power
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# Power

Schmidt: O'Connor's departure from Leinster was not my decision

May 27th 2015, 2:03 PM 5,461 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland head coach distanced himself from any involvement in O’Connor’s exit.

# influence - Saturday 23 May, 2015

'I owe him everything' - Stander pays emotional tribute to legend O'Connell
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

'I owe him everything' - Stander pays emotional tribute to legend O'Connell

May 23rd 2015, 6:12 PM 10,866 Views 12 Comments

Munster’s powerful number eight said playing alongside POC is ‘one of the highest points in my career.’

# influence - Saturday 11 April, 2015

'Ronaldo and Messi don't save lives!' - Mourinho baffled by footballers' influence
# Bemused
From The42
# Bemused

'Ronaldo and Messi don't save lives!' - Mourinho baffled by footballers' influence

Apr 11th 2015, 12:05 AM 6,450 Views 12 Comments

The Portuguese coach continues to be amazed at how well-respected and loved players are in the world.

# influence - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Lionel Messi tried and failed to 'do a Robbie Keane' against City last night
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Lionel Messi tried and failed to 'do a Robbie Keane' against City last night

Feb 25th 2015, 12:08 PM 10,285 Views 3 Comments

It was a mixed evening in general in the Champions League for the Barcelona superstar.

# influence - Friday 13 February, 2015

Carolan's ambitious Ireland U20s set for visit of highly-rated France
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Carolan's ambitious Ireland U20s set for visit of highly-rated France

Feb 13th 2015, 3:10 PM 4,585 Views 3 Comments

Prop Oisin Heffernan explains how the head coach is making his players more ‘independent’.

# influence - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Facebook says it has had a MASSIVE effect on the economy
# Influence
# Influence

Facebook says it has had a MASSIVE effect on the economy

Jan 21st 2015, 8:17 PM 16,793 Views 13 Comments

The service is certainly influential, but where did it get its figure from?

# influence - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Michael Carrick has made a big difference since returning to the United first team*
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Michael Carrick has made a big difference since returning to the United first team*

Dec 9th 2014, 4:10 PM 6,511 Views 14 Comments

*At least if statistics are to be believed.

# influence - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Ex-All Black Muliaina on course for Connacht debut later this month
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Ex-All Black Muliaina on course for Connacht debut later this month

Nov 4th 2014, 11:31 AM 3,407 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Kiwi hooker Tom McCartney joins Pat Lam’s squad this week.

# influence - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Analysis: Conor Murray the key man in Munster's attacking game plan
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Analysis: Conor Murray the key man in Munster's attacking game plan

Oct 16th 2014, 3:32 PM 4,629 Views 22 Comments

The 25-year-old scrum-half is being used effectively by Anthony Foley and his coaching staff.

# influence - Monday 29 September, 2014

Return of 'quality' Gordon D'Arcy important for O'Connor's Leinster
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Return of 'quality' Gordon D'Arcy important for O'Connor's Leinster

Sep 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 6,283 Views 9 Comments

The 34-year-old played in both centre positions against the Cardiff Blues on Friday night.

# influence - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Rob Penney has taught Munster to play like New Zealand - Paul O'Connell
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Rob Penney has taught Munster to play like New Zealand - Paul O'Connell

May 8th 2014, 8:00 AM 10,146 Views 9 Comments

The veteran star says the coach’s methods have been beneficial to the Irish side.

# influence - Friday 18 April, 2014

Does religion play a negative role in our society? 36% of Irish people think so
# Influence
# Influence

Does religion play a negative role in our society? 36% of Irish people think so

Apr 18th 2014, 10:37 AM 13,374 Views 210 Comments

Older people are far more positive towards the role of religion in society.

# influence - Sunday 2 March, 2014

'If you have to chin someone in training, just to make sure, then you do that'
# Leadership
From The42
# Leadership

'If you have to chin someone in training, just to make sure, then you do that'

Mar 2nd 2014, 7:15 AM 6,471 Views 2 Comments

Former Leicester, England and Lions captain Martin Corry talks us through the concept of leading teams.

# influence - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Ronan O'Gara is 'a great character' in the Racing Métro set up - Kruger
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Ronan O'Gara is 'a great character' in the Racing Métro set up - Kruger

Feb 22nd 2014, 6:30 AM 6,220 Views 1 Comment

The South African lock is impressed with the input of the former Munster out-half and Jonny Sexton at the Parisian club.

# influence - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Conor O'Shea has 'been massive for me' - England captain Robshaw
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Conor O'Shea has 'been massive for me' - England captain Robshaw

Feb 1st 2014, 7:00 AM 4,173 Views 3 Comments

The Harlequins skipper tells TheScore.ie about his developing leadership and improving handling skills.

# influence - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Ryanair may be forced to reduce its stake in rival Aer Lingus
# Competition Commission
# Competition Commission

Ryanair may be forced to reduce its stake in rival Aer Lingus

May 30th 2013, 8:07 AM 6,586 Views 40 Comments

The UK’s Competition Commission said that the stake could reduce competition on routes between Great Britain and Ireland.

# influence - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Column: I can’t pinpoint the moment I decided I wasn’t going to eat anymore
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I can’t pinpoint the moment I decided I wasn’t going to eat anymore

May 26th 2013, 1:30 PM 583 Views 17 Comments

Suffering from anorexia as a teenager, Jenny Conlon’s weight dropped to just 6 stone before. While speaking about her experience for the first time is difficult, she says if it helps one person, it will be worth it.

# influence - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan to attend Davos
# World Economic Forum
# World Economic Forum

Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan to attend Davos

Jan 23rd 2013, 10:05 PM 7,848 Views 78 Comments

The Taoiseach and Minister for Finance will join other world leaders at the influential meeting to discuss issues affecting the global economy.

# influence - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Here are the 10 players most likely to influence the 6 Nations Championship
# The Main Men
From The42
# The Main Men

Here are the 10 players most likely to influence the 6 Nations Championship

Jan 31st 2012, 9:00 AM 1,852 Views 1 Comment

We pick out the players that can potentially be pivotal to each of the competing countries’ success.

# influence - Friday 27 January, 2012

'I wouldn't have been bothered switching allegiance had it not been for Sean McCaffrey' - Kearns
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

'I wouldn't have been bothered switching allegiance had it not been for Sean McCaffrey' - Kearns

Jan 27th 2012, 4:25 PM 932 Views 0 Comments

Peterborough United winger Daniel Kearns says the Dundalk manager played a major role in his decision to play for the Republic of Ireland.

# influence - Monday 12 September, 2011

Video chart: The top 10 songs that changed history
# Tunes
From The Daily Edge
# Tunes

Video chart: The top 10 songs that changed history

Sep 12th 2011, 4:30 PM 1,235 Views 9 Comments

David Hasselhoff, John Lennon and the Sex Pistols all listed as having some of the most politically influential songs of all time.

# influence - Friday 17 June, 2011

Children who see their parents drunk are twice as likely to drink themselves
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Children who see their parents drunk are twice as likely to drink themselves

Jun 17th 2011, 12:59 PM 602 Views 4 Comments

New report in the UK says that parents and friends can greatly influence a teenager’s drinking habits.