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#Wave Goodbye

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Usain Bolt calls time on ill-fated attempt at a football career
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Usain Bolt calls time on ill-fated attempt at a football career

Jan 23rd 2019, 2:58 PM 5,986 Views 5 Comments

Despite previously claiming to have received a series of offers, the star has given up on his dream.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Late goalkeeping error leads to Rangers crashing out of Europe
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Late goalkeeping error leads to Rangers crashing out of Europe

Dec 13th 2018, 8:48 PM 11,738 Views 38 Comments

A mistake by Allan McGregor led to Rapid Vienna’s winner as Steven Gerrard’s side lost 1-0.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Dublin's 2013 Leinster-winning captain calls time on inter-county hurling career
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Dublin's 2013 Leinster-winning captain calls time on inter-county hurling career

Dec 6th 2018, 4:54 PM 10,421 Views 4 Comments

Johnny McCaffrey made his senior debut in 2006.

Derry star forward and former captain Lynch calls it a day after 15 years
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Derry star forward and former captain Lynch calls it a day after 15 years

Dec 6th 2018, 9:29 AM 3,402 Views 1 Comment

Mark Lynch has retired from inter-county football.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Robbie Keane officially retires from professional football
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Robbie Keane officially retires from professional football

Nov 28th 2018, 11:30 AM 27,801 Views 52 Comments

The Dubliner recently agreed to take up a role as part of new Ireland boss Mick McCarthy’s coaching staff.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

The key stats and numbers through Martin O'Neill's reign as Ireland boss
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The key stats and numbers through Martin O'Neill's reign as Ireland boss

Nov 21st 2018, 3:59 PM 6,225 Views 4 Comments

After five years, he’s parted company with the FAI ‘by mutual agreement’.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

'The phone hasn't stopped. There are people coming from everywhere. My little lad is going to be mascot'
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'The phone hasn't stopped. There are people coming from everywhere. My little lad is going to be mascot'

Nov 14th 2018, 3:28 PM 10,402 Views 5 Comments

Glenn Whelan is set to make his final Ireland appearance on Thursday.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

'Maybe he didn't get the appreciation he deserved at times'
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'Maybe he didn't get the appreciation he deserved at times'

Nov 13th 2018, 4:13 PM 6,629 Views 9 Comments

Robbie Brady has paid tribute to Ireland team-mate Glenn Whelan, who is set to retire from international duty.

# wave-goodbye - Friday 2 November, 2018

It's over: Usain Bolt's Australian football dream collapses
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It's over: Usain Bolt's Australian football dream collapses

Nov 2nd 2018, 10:29 AM 12,081 Views 4 Comments

The eight-time Olympic champion had been trying out with the A-League side.

# wave-goodbye - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Serie A legend quits just 9 games into management spell in Ukraine
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Serie A legend quits just 9 games into management spell in Ukraine

Sep 23rd 2018, 4:46 PM 9,792 Views 2 Comments

Fabrizio Ravanelli has stepped down as Arsenal Kiev manager just three months after his appointment.

# wave-goodbye - Friday 21 September, 2018

Dublin camogie boss confirms resignation
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Dublin camogie boss confirms resignation

Sep 21st 2018, 10:37 PM 6,662 Views 0 Comments

David Herity announced on Twitter that he was stepping down from his position.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 17 September, 2018

After 12 years and 100 caps, Ireland legend Aine O'Gorman announces retirement from international football
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After 12 years and 100 caps, Ireland legend Aine O'Gorman announces retirement from international football

Sep 17th 2018, 5:18 PM 3,628 Views 0 Comments

The Wicklow native made her debut for the national side as a 16-year-old.

'He told us he was done' – NFL star sensationally retires at half-time
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'He told us he was done' – NFL star sensationally retires at half-time

Sep 17th 2018, 12:54 AM 16,156 Views 8 Comments

Veteran cornerback Vontae Davis had declared himself “done” midgame on Sunday as the Buffalo Bills lost to the Los Angeles Chargers.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Chelsea star quits international football at 27
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Chelsea star quits international football at 27

Aug 15th 2018, 6:37 PM 22,610 Views 10 Comments

Victor Moses played 37 times and scored 12 goals for the Super Eagles.

# wave-goodbye - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Kildare's record championship appearance holder calls it a day
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Kildare's record championship appearance holder calls it a day

Aug 11th 2018, 1:48 PM 9,805 Views 2 Comments

Eamonn Callaghan has confirmed his retirement.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Bray appoint former player as new manager after caretaker boss leaves club
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Bray appoint former player as new manager after caretaker boss leaves club

Aug 7th 2018, 6:20 PM 5,667 Views 0 Comments

Gary Cronin has taken charge after Graham Kelly stepped aside.

# wave-goodbye - Saturday 4 August, 2018

'It is time for me to move on': Eamonn Fitzmaurice confirms departure as Kerry manager
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'It is time for me to move on': Eamonn Fitzmaurice confirms departure as Kerry manager

Aug 4th 2018, 9:04 PM 49,536 Views 62 Comments

Fitzmaurice hopes his departure will remove some of the “negativity” around the Kerry team.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 23 July, 2018

'For me, Dublin will always be green and white' - Keeper Chencinski departs Rovers
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'For me, Dublin will always be green and white' - Keeper Chencinski departs Rovers

Jul 23rd 2018, 4:32 PM 6,235 Views 4 Comments

Shamrock Rovers confirmed the news this afternoon.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 19 July, 2018

'It’s impossible for me to be a manager in the current environment'
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'It’s impossible for me to be a manager in the current environment'

Jul 19th 2018, 8:05 AM 6,662 Views 0 Comments

Martin Russell has stepped down as Bray boss.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Alisson confirms Roma departure amid reports of world-record fee to join Liverpool
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Alisson confirms Roma departure amid reports of world-record fee to join Liverpool

Jul 18th 2018, 6:47 PM 14,825 Views 37 Comments

The goalkeeper is expected to complete a £67 million deal to sign for the Anfield club.

# wave-goodbye - Friday 6 July, 2018

Ex-Drogheda, Shels and Galway defender Eric Foley retires at the age of 28
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Ex-Drogheda, Shels and Galway defender Eric Foley retires at the age of 28

Jul 6th 2018, 12:04 PM 3,989 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner had a lengthy career in the League of Ireland.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Legendary Irish scrum-half Peter Stringer announces his retirement aged 40
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Legendary Irish scrum-half Peter Stringer announces his retirement aged 40

Jun 26th 2018, 12:57 PM 31,858 Views 45 Comments

The ex-Munster star has finally opted to hang up his boots.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 7 June, 2018

'Sometimes things just don't work out' - former Goalkeeper of the Year leaves Sligo
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'Sometimes things just don't work out' - former Goalkeeper of the Year leaves Sligo

Jun 7th 2018, 7:23 PM 5,774 Views 3 Comments

Micheál Schlingermann acknowledged the news today on Twitter.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

The managerial merry-go-round is in full swing as David Moyes leaves West Ham
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The managerial merry-go-round is in full swing as David Moyes leaves West Ham

May 16th 2018, 12:37 PM 10,553 Views 20 Comments

Big Sam and now Moyes – it has been a bad day for British managers.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Swansea boss set to leave club at end of season - reports
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Swansea boss set to leave club at end of season - reports

May 10th 2018, 8:46 PM 4,764 Views 2 Comments

Carlos Carvalhal is not expected to continue on with the club on the verge of relegation.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

After 117 caps, John O'Shea confirms imminent retirement from international football
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After 117 caps, John O'Shea confirms imminent retirement from international football

May 9th 2018, 6:11 PM 23,195 Views 36 Comments

The Sunderland player will represent his country for the last time against USA on 2 June.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'It's been an incredible journey. We've made memories together I'll never forget'
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'It's been an incredible journey. We've made memories together I'll never forget'

May 8th 2018, 8:50 PM 16,546 Views 3 Comments

Ireland international David Meyler has bid farewell to Hull City on social media.

# wave-goodbye - Friday 4 May, 2018

The top points scorer in French Test history calls time on rugby career
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The top points scorer in French Test history calls time on rugby career

May 4th 2018, 11:34 PM 10,315 Views 11 Comments

Frederic Michalak is preparing to retire at the age of 35.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

28-year-old who has scored 59 goals in 57 games announces retirement from Dutch national team
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28-year-old who has scored 59 goals in 57 games announces retirement from Dutch national team

Apr 17th 2018, 5:50 PM 17,968 Views 5 Comments

Sporting Lisbon striker Bas Dost is calling it a day at international level.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Mick McCarthy confirms immediate departure as Ipswich manager
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Mick McCarthy confirms immediate departure as Ipswich manager

Apr 10th 2018, 10:43 PM 14,224 Views 22 Comments

The former Ireland boss was critical of the reaction when he substituted Clare-born debutant Barry Cotter on 56 minutes, labelling it “pathetic”.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 9 April, 2018

End of an era as Fernando Torres to leave boyhood club
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End of an era as Fernando Torres to leave boyhood club

Apr 9th 2018, 3:20 PM 18,352 Views 10 Comments

The Spanish striker has confirmed he will depart Atletico at the end of the season.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Kerry ladies manager 'could not give 100%' and steps down after difficult few weeks
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Kerry ladies manager 'could not give 100%' and steps down after difficult few weeks

Apr 5th 2018, 3:36 PM 7,648 Views 0 Comments

Graham Shine saw his side relegated to Division 2 of the Lidl Ladies National League on Sunday.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Chelsea's longest-serving player to leave club without having played a first-team game
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Chelsea's longest-serving player to leave club without having played a first-team game

Apr 4th 2018, 10:57 PM 19,646 Views 5 Comments

Matej Delac announced he would be joining Danish Superliga side AC Horsens in the summer.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Former England and Real Madrid manager's stint in China has come to an end
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Former England and Real Madrid manager's stint in China has come to an end

Mar 28th 2018, 8:47 PM 5,379 Views 4 Comments

Fabio Capello has denied interest in the vacant post at the Italian national team.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Roddy Collins steps down as general manager of Athlone Town
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Roddy Collins steps down as general manager of Athlone Town

Feb 28th 2018, 1:20 PM 6,640 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner was originally installed as manager last May for a second spell in charge.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 26 February, 2018

All Blacks legend announces international retirement
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All Blacks legend announces international retirement

Feb 26th 2018, 10:38 PM 17,887 Views 9 Comments

35-year-old Wyatt Crockett has earned 71 Test caps since his debut in 2009.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Two-time Irish Olympic sailor Matt McGovern retires
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Two-time Irish Olympic sailor Matt McGovern retires

Feb 7th 2018, 7:53 PM 4,543 Views 1 Comment

The Belfast native competed at the Olympics in 2012 and 2016.

# wave-goodbye - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Leeds sack coach and seek their 10th new manager in six years
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Leeds sack coach and seek their 10th new manager in six years

Feb 4th 2018, 10:52 PM 9,311 Views 24 Comments

Sunday’s announcement came a day after a 4-1 home thrashing at the hands of Cardiff City.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Former Manchester City and Arsenal star released by Turkish club
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Former Manchester City and Arsenal star released by Turkish club

Jan 31st 2018, 9:02 PM 12,695 Views 8 Comments

Samir Nasri’s departure from Antalyaspor has been officially confirmed.

Irish striker Anthony Stokes released by Hibernian following recent problems
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Irish striker Anthony Stokes released by Hibernian following recent problems

Jan 31st 2018, 10:33 AM 12,239 Views 8 Comments

The 29-year-old was just six months into his third spell at the club.