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# opening up

This year
Thierry Henry opens up about battling depression throughout career
Last year
'I’d drink almost until I’d pass out': Wayne Rooney recalls alcohol struggles
'Things start spiralling' - Johnston's regrets over Kildare transfer and 'dark time' gambling
All time
Olympic champion Kelly Holmes ‘needed to do this now,’ announces she is gay
Paul Pogba reveals he has suffered from depression in recent years
Wayne Rooney: ‘For long periods in my career I was suffering inside’
Explainer: Why are Covid restrictions lifting now?
Government confirm sporting events to return to full capacity from tomorrow
'Learning how to look after yourself mentally is a huge stepping stone'
Former Man United defender Patrice Evra alleges he was sexually abused as a teenager
I didn’t do this on my own – Gareth Thomas hails support for his HIV mission
Real Madrid target Mbappe reveals he told PSG he wanted to leave in July
Government confirm increased crowds at sports events from 6 September
'Realistically, where am I going to go back to? The Championship? Top of League One?'
Croke Park to host 18,000 supporters for Leinster hurling final
Tickets for James Vincent McMorrow pilot gig sell out in 30 minutes after 'phenomenal' demand
Two-time All-Ireland winner reveals he recently underwent testicular cancer surgery
'Vast majority' of Covid-19 restrictions hoped to be gone by August, Tánaiste says
Karen Carney says she had suicidal thoughts after receiving online abuse
'I had a panic attack on the pitch, but I didn't know what it was at the time'
'To be honest, from 2017 to 2019, I heard something in every single game about my weight'
Former Liverpool winger Jordon Ibe reveals he is 'in a dark place' suffering from depression
'It's scandalous that lads don't feel comfortable in those jerseys' - body image in GAA
'We can't bring Gary back but we can try and help other people'
'It's really important for others to see players as people with problems, and not just players'
'Camogie kind of saved my life. You wouldn't heal, but you learn to deal with what happened'
'Most nights, I cried myself to sleep': Former Wallabies prop Palmer pens powerful column on his sexuality
Social media abuse became ‘too much for me’, says ex-England star and pundit Alex Scott
'He lived the best life he could, he smiled every day and enjoyed everything. I take that into my life'
Presenter Nick Hancock 'appalled' with himself for mocking Luke Chadwick on TV
Italy to re-open borders to tourists from June
'I'm not meant to look but these messages still hit me so hard' - Wright reveals online racist abuse
Italy begins easing world's longest country-wide coronavirus lockdown
Countries around the world including the US and India begin to lift restrictions
'Everything clouds over and goes dark' - Barca great Iniesta reveals battle with depression
'You aren't thinking about anybody. You just want the pain to stop, and you'll go to any extreme to do it'
'You've dealt with one of the hardest things life can throw at you when you're 14. Nothing can get much harder'
'I wanted to end it all. I thought I was a burden on everyone'
No private plane, no plastics as Lewis Hamilton declares: 'I'm only human'
'My life was turned upside down by having two kids on my own at the age of 18' - Stephen Ireland