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#Report Card

# report-card - Sunday 2 February, 2020

A better outing against Tipp, new prospects perform and Cork's search for consistency
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# Report Card

A better outing against Tipp, new prospects perform and Cork's search for consistency

Feb 2nd 2020, 8:15 AM 7,593 Views 5 Comments

Kieran Kingston saw his team pick up their opening league win last night.

# report-card - Friday 7 June, 2019

Here's how we rated Ireland in their Euro 2020 qualifier against Denmark
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# Report Card

Here's how we rated Ireland in their Euro 2020 qualifier against Denmark

Jun 7th 2019, 9:56 PM 45,527 Views 55 Comments

The familiar foes played out a 1-1 draw in this evening’s game at Telia Parken in Copenhagen.

# report-card - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

The government got an 'F' from 100 organisations over how it's handling child and family homelessness
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The government got an 'F' from 100 organisations over how it's handling child and family homelessness

Feb 27th 2019, 6:15 AM 15,269 Views 26 Comments

The government has also been criticised for not introducing national standards for emergency accommodation.

# report-card - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Roux and Farrell earn Schmidt praise as Ireland get 'a rise in temperature'
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Roux and Farrell earn Schmidt praise as Ireland get 'a rise in temperature'

Feb 9th 2019, 7:15 PM 19,941 Views 38 Comments

The Ireland head coach was disappointed with his team’s kicking in Edinburgh.

# report-card - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

November Report Card: How the world's top 10 are shaping up for Japan 2019
# Test Review
From The42
# Test Review

November Report Card: How the world's top 10 are shaping up for Japan 2019

Nov 27th 2018, 5:09 PM 29,599 Views 8 Comments

We take a closer look at how the runners and riders fared 10 months out from the World Cup.

# report-card - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Homeless and Traveller children 'falling through gaps' in education system
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Homeless and Traveller children 'falling through gaps' in education system

Oct 30th 2018, 6:05 AM 17,094 Views 55 Comments

Ireland is one of the best countries in terms of reducing education inequality, but concerns have been raised about vulnerable children.

# report-card - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Thrilling games and shock results - new round-robin series has been incredible but could be even better
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Thrilling games and shock results - new round-robin series has been incredible but could be even better

Jun 30th 2018, 7:30 AM 4,754 Views 8 Comments

The new hurling championship structure has produced some sensational games but there are some changes that are worth considering.

# report-card - Monday 25 June, 2018

How the latest 8 counties eliminated from the All-Ireland SFC will remember 2018
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How the latest 8 counties eliminated from the All-Ireland SFC will remember 2018

Jun 25th 2018, 4:04 PM 5,962 Views 0 Comments

These sides dropped out of the hunt for the Sam Maguire at the weekend.

# report-card - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Stand-offs, world rugby awards and record-breaking crowds - women's sport in Ireland in 2017
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Stand-offs, world rugby awards and record-breaking crowds - women's sport in Ireland in 2017

Dec 31st 2017, 5:01 PM 13,817 Views 10 Comments

It has been a progressive year for women’s sport in Ireland, but there were some low points.

# report-card - Monday 2 January, 2017

Player ratings: How Ireland’s footballers got on at club level in 2016
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Player ratings: How Ireland’s footballers got on at club level in 2016

Jan 2nd 2017, 9:20 PM 12,704 Views 12 Comments

The performance over the past 12 months of Seamus Coleman and others are assessed.

# report-card - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Mayo official condemns 'media campaign to blacken Lee Keegan's name'
# Diarmuid Connolly
From The42
# Diarmuid Connolly

Mayo official condemns 'media campaign to blacken Lee Keegan's name'

Dec 6th 2016, 5:00 PM 22,137 Views 51 Comments

The Westport wing-back was unfairly singled out, according to PRO Paul Cunnane.

# report-card - Friday 2 December, 2016

Europe raises concerns about lack of housing in Ireland
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Europe raises concerns about lack of housing in Ireland

Dec 2nd 2016, 9:50 PM 15,478 Views 44 Comments

The European Commission and ECB say “recent price and rent increases have drawn attention to persistent housing supply bottlenecks”.

# report-card - Monday 14 November, 2016

3 winners and losers from Ireland's latest international week
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3 winners and losers from Ireland's latest international week

Nov 14th 2016, 5:36 PM 18,199 Views 9 Comments

The Boys in Green earned an impressive victory over Austria on Saturday evening.

# report-card - Monday 31 October, 2016

Assessing the Premier League pre-season title hopefuls after 10 games
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From The42
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Assessing the Premier League pre-season title hopefuls after 10 games

Oct 31st 2016, 7:27 PM 9,405 Views 2 Comments

With nearly a third of the season complete, we judge how the big teams are performing early on.

# report-card - Saturday 29 October, 2016

The Premier Division's winners, losers and Goal of the Season contenders
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The Premier Division's winners, losers and Goal of the Season contenders

Oct 29th 2016, 3:23 PM 3,485 Views 4 Comments

It’s time to run the rule over another year in the LOI’s top flight.

# report-card - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared at Euro 2016
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From The42
# Report Card

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared at Euro 2016

Jun 29th 2016, 7:29 PM 11,906 Views 21 Comments

Martin O’Neill’s men exited the competition after being beaten by France in last Sunday’s second-round encounter.

# report-card - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

We've rated each of the SSE Airtricity League clubs at the halfway mark of the season
# Report Card
From The42
# Report Card

We've rated each of the SSE Airtricity League clubs at the halfway mark of the season

Jun 16th 2015, 9:09 PM 6,413 Views 5 Comments

Do you agree with our grades?

# report-card - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Player ratings: how the Irish senior footballers got on for their clubs this season
# Review
From The42
# Review

Player ratings: how the Irish senior footballers got on for their clubs this season

May 21st 2015, 4:22 PM 14,119 Views 17 Comments

It’s been a mixed year for the Boys in Green in England.

# report-card - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Power ranking Liverpool's pre-season signings from best to worst
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From The42
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Power ranking Liverpool's pre-season signings from best to worst

Apr 23rd 2015, 8:30 PM 10,734 Views 18 Comments

Mario Balotelli, Emre Can and others are ranked based on how well they’ve performed this season.

# report-card - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

The good, the bad and the ugly - The Irish footballers who flourished in 2014 and those who didn't
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From The42
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The good, the bad and the ugly - The Irish footballers who flourished in 2014 and those who didn't

Dec 23rd 2014, 9:30 AM 5,209 Views 6 Comments

It was a good year for Seamus Coleman and James McCarthy but Sean St Ledger will want to forget the last twelve months.

# report-card - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

'The IMF did not sufficiently tailor its advice to countries during the crisis'
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'The IMF did not sufficiently tailor its advice to countries during the crisis'

Nov 4th 2014, 8:13 PM 9,871 Views 28 Comments

An IMF internal review finds that some European authorities thought it was “inappropriate” for the IMF to be seated at the negotiating table.

# report-card - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Analysis: Has Ronaldo been an asset or a liability for Portugal at this World Cup?
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From The42
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Analysis: Has Ronaldo been an asset or a liability for Portugal at this World Cup?

Jun 28th 2014, 9:00 AM 7,484 Views 11 Comments

The Portuguese star’s fitness has come under scrutiny during the tournament.

# report-card - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Irish kids get a 'D minus' for physical activity (but that's not too bad, apparently)
# Must Try Harder
# Must Try Harder

Irish kids get a 'D minus' for physical activity (but that's not too bad, apparently)

May 20th 2014, 11:51 AM 8,307 Views 7 Comments

Only between 12 per cent and 43 cent of children actually get enough physical activity, according to the latest ‘Report Card’.

# report-card - Monday 19 May, 2014

What shape is the Ireland squad in going into the summer friendlies?
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What shape is the Ireland squad in going into the summer friendlies?

May 19th 2014, 6:43 PM 6,077 Views 11 Comments

We take a player-by-player look at how the season went for the Boys in Green ahead of the upcoming series of games.

# report-card - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Government fails Traveller, migrant children and those who are at risk of poverty
# F
# F

Government fails Traveller, migrant children and those who are at risk of poverty

Feb 25th 2014, 1:12 PM 8,884 Views 106 Comments

The Children’s Rights Alliance gave the government an overall ‘C’ grade in this year’s report card.

# report-card - Monday 3 February, 2014

The EU's message to Ireland: 'Do more to punish corruption more quickly'
# Wheels Of Justice
# Wheels Of Justice

The EU's message to Ireland: 'Do more to punish corruption more quickly'

Feb 3rd 2014, 12:49 PM 7,939 Views 41 Comments

A new EU report also found that Irish people feel that corruption is more widespread in their country than the average European.

# report-card - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

The life expectancy for the Irish man is 78. For a woman? 83
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The life expectancy for the Irish man is 78. For a woman? 83

Jan 21st 2014, 1:06 PM 26,817 Views 40 Comments

A new report looking at the economy, education, population and other factors shows mixed results for Ireland.

# report-card - Thursday 16 January, 2014

16 interesting statistics about David Moyes’ Manchester United
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16 interesting statistics about David Moyes’ Manchester United

Jan 16th 2014, 7:00 PM 18,218 Views 27 Comments

The manager’s tough start to life at Old Trafford is reflected in many of these facts.

# report-card - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Half-term report: Leinster ship yet to be steadied
# On Your Marks!
From The42
# On Your Marks!

Half-term report: Leinster ship yet to be steadied

Dec 29th 2013, 7:30 AM 2,242 Views 0 Comments

Leinster got back to winning ways last night and are well placed in their Pro12 defence.

# report-card - Friday 27 December, 2013

Half-term report: Kiwi influence finally starting to bear fruit at Connacht
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Half-term report: Kiwi influence finally starting to bear fruit at Connacht

Dec 27th 2013, 12:00 PM 2,415 Views 7 Comments

To call Pat Lam’s start out west ‘slow’ would be an understatement but victory over Toulouse gives fans reason to believe.

# report-card - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Chief Inspector's Report highlights problems with Maths and Irish teaching
# Not Adding Up
# Not Adding Up

Chief Inspector's Report highlights problems with Maths and Irish teaching

Nov 5th 2013, 10:31 AM 6,559 Views 58 Comments

The teaching of Irish was found to be “problematic” in almost one in three lessons at post-primary, while Maths teaching was found to be “satisfactory or better” in just 77 per cent of schools monitored.

# report-card - Friday 4 October, 2013

IMF review says close supervision of Irish banks is essential
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IMF review says close supervision of Irish banks is essential

Oct 4th 2013, 4:31 PM 4,018 Views 23 Comments

Ireland’s latest report card by the IMF also states that firm implementation of budget policies is required if Ireland wants to achieve its fiscal targets.

# report-card - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Moody's upgrades Ireland's sovereign rating from negative to stable
# Improvement
# Improvement

Moody's upgrades Ireland's sovereign rating from negative to stable

Sep 21st 2013, 9:12 AM 5,517 Views 103 Comments

The National Treasury Management Agency said it is pleased with the upgrade.

# report-card - Monday 15 April, 2013

Ireland got a ‘B’ grade for its last European presidency
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Ireland got a ‘B’ grade for its last European presidency

Apr 15th 2013, 6:45 AM 10,357 Views 10 Comments

The US said it would give Ireland a “tentative B” for its 2004 presidency of the European Union.

# report-card - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Mid-term report: a game-by-game look at Trap's performance so far on the road to Brazil
# World Cup 2014
From The42
# World Cup 2014

Mid-term report: a game-by-game look at Trap's performance so far on the road to Brazil

Mar 30th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,709 Views 48 Comments

It hasn’t *all* been bad, you know.

# report-card - Monday 18 February, 2013

Government gets an E grade for treatment of Traveller children
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Government gets an E grade for treatment of Traveller children

Feb 18th 2013, 4:45 PM 13,084 Views 62 Comments

The Children’s Rights Alliance’s annual Report Card notes that Traveller children are “almost universally worse” than their settled peers.

Government awarded overall C grade in 2013 report card
# Children's Rights
# Children's Rights

Government awarded overall C grade in 2013 report card

Feb 18th 2013, 7:15 AM 98,474 Views 11 Comments

The report card comes from the Children’s Rights Alliance, which put the Department of Social Protection at the bottom of the class due to child poverty.

# report-card - Monday 5 November, 2012

The Redzone: NFL mid-season awards
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From The42
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The Redzone: NFL mid-season awards

Nov 5th 2012, 10:46 AM 845 Views 8 Comments

We’re already half-way through the NFL season but which players have impressed Steven O’Rourke so far?

# report-card - Friday 9 March, 2012

How has the Government REALLY done in its first year? This is how.
# One Year In
# One Year In

How has the Government REALLY done in its first year? This is how.

Mar 9th 2012, 11:07 AM 9,599 Views 53 Comments

TheJournal.ie has drafted its own indepth report card on what Fine Gael and Labour did, and didn’t, do in 20 areas of policy over the past 12 months.

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