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# promotion

This year
Sheffield United clinch Premier League return with victory over West Brom
Two years and nine days after they were relegated, John Egan’s Blades sealed their return to the top flight with three games remaining.
'Speechless' Ryan Reynolds celebrates after Wrexham's promotion
Wrexham, which was purchased by Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney, has been promoted to the Football League.
Last year
Irish international Keane scores 23rd goal of the season to leave Wigan on the verge of promotion
It increases their lead at the top to five points with three games remaining.
Italy boss says he would welcome promotion-relegation for Six Nations
Kieran Crowley hopes the Italians can quell the relegation chat in the coming years.
All time
Here's the pairings for the GAA football league semi-finals and relegation play-offs
The games will take place on the weekend of 12-13 June.
'He's such a talented goalkeeper... I'm delighted for him'
Ireland U21 boss Jim Crawford has backed Gavin Bazunu to shine after his call-up to the senior side.
Ireland U21 international scores 8th goal of the season for promotion hopefuls
Anthony Scully continued a fine campaign so far for Lincoln City.
Irish international Williams takes player/coach role at Millwall
Shaun Williams will be part of Gary Rowett’s coaching staff from next season.
Eddie Howe's assistant steps up to take Bournemouth job
Jason Tindall has taken charge of the relegated club.
'We did our due diligence on the keeper' - Parker on Fulham's stunning free-kick
The 39-year-old labelled promotion the proudest moment of his whole career.
Leeds make first signing since sealing Premier League promotion
French goalkeeper Illan Meslier has joined on a permanent deal after a successful loan spell.
Leeds' Premier League promotion hopes suffer setback
Junior Hoilett opened the scoring on 35 minutes, before Robert Glatzel doubled Cardiff’s advantage.
'He shot the lights out' - What to expect from Damien Duff as Ireland's latest assistant coach
He has criticised pushy parents and said he was probably ‘too tough’ on his U15s, but Duff is a lot more than just an old-school coach.
'We no longer feel able to keep quiet' - Promotion favourites Newcastle hit back
Ealing have suggested they will take legal action if Newcastle are promoted.
O'Sullivan, Coombes and McHenry earn senior deals as Munster announce six new contracts
Stephen Archer, Dan Goggin and Liam O’Connor have each extended their senior deals by two years.
Greyhound board in 'shock' over decision to not promote the sport to tourists
Irish tourism bodies met with the Irish Greyhound Board to inform them of this decision last Thursday.
Ex-Irish defender Darren O'Dea appointed manager of Celtic's U18s
He adds to the growing Irish influence among the club’s youth ranks.
Irish U21 striker signs new contract and joins first-team squad at Norwich City
Adam Idah will be given a chance to prove himself to be worthy of the Premier League this season.
Hourihane's 'stuff of dreams', Bjorn bites back and more Tweets of the Week
Including Jack Grealish, Rafa’s Supercut and a very protective GAA club.
Uefa consider introducing promotion and relegation in the Champions League
The controversial plan has been discussed at the headquarters of European football’s governing body.
History to be made in France with appointment of female referee for Ligue 1 fixture
Stephanie Frappart will take charge of the meeting of Amiens and Strasbourg this weekend.
Ireland romp to final victory over hosts at Hong Kong Rugby 7s
The win means Ireland have been promoted to the elite level of the game for 2020.
Westmeath secure promotion and book Division 3 final berth with late draw against Louth
Jack Cooney’s side scored four of the game’s final six points to complete the comeback.
Former international Andy Reid named as new Ireland U18 head coach
He takes over from Jim Crawford, who joined Stephen Kenny’s U21 set-up.
Employee awarded €6,600 from bank, who sacked him, after he claimed they promoted him beyond his ability
The man has since gone on to secure alternative employment with a significantly higher salary than that which he he earned in the bank.
The first 100 days: How to impress AFTER you land that promotion
When you’ve upgraded to a new role, it’s more crucial than ever to make the right impression.
Looking for a promotion? Here are the 7 simple steps to getting there
It’s not always possible to land that dream promotion. But here’s how to give it your best shot.
Villa willing to let John Terry skip Chelsea matches next season if they win promotion
Steve Bruce is hoping to extend the former England captain’s stay beyond this summer.
Wicklow crowned Division 4 champions thanks to brilliant Kealy hat-trick
The Garden County powered to a comfortable victory over Louth at St Brendan’s Park on Monday, securing Division 3 football for 2019.
Setback for Cardiff's automatic promotion hopes as Derby move into play-off places
The race for a place in the Premier League is really hotting up.
UCD ordered to pay academic €30,000 after commission finds it denied her a job because of her age
The Workplace Relations Commission also ordered the university to promote Dr Anne Cleary (64) to the role of senior lecturer, having passed her over for the job in 2015.
Tobacco being marketed and sold through Facebook, despite policy against such promotions
Researchers said the study reveals loopholes within Facebook’s tobacco-related policies that the company could potentially close.
Carlow footballers make history by clinching promotion for the first time in over 30 years
Carlow will be playing in Division 3 next year.
Limerick return to top tier for first time since 2010 with defeat of All-Ireland champions
John Kiely’s side earned promotion to Division 1A with a two point win over All-Ireland champions Galway.
Government spent over €200k promoting the Public Services Card
The rollout of the card sparked a storm of publicity about its use last year.
The force is with Fáilte Ireland in this Star Wars-themed Wild Atlantic Way ad
Locations in Kerry, Cork, Clare and Donegal were picked for filming in the new Star Wars movie.
'They sweat blood and run their hearts out. Fans pay a tenner - we need to give them their money's worth'
Cobh Ramblers manager Stephen Henderson discusses the frustrations and moments of joy that make life in the First Division worthwhile.
From Dortmund to dreamland, Huddersfield boss taunts critics as he hits promotion jackpot
David Wagner has hailed his players as legends after securing promotion to the Premier League.
Championship beckons as Enda Stevens joins promoted Sheffield United
The 26-year-old made 45 appearances at Pompey and was named in the Skybet League Two Team of the Year.
Carolan a smart addition for Connacht but leaves U20s in promising place
The former Connacht back will be part of Kieran Keane’s coaching staff next season.