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# X Factor

This year
Munster set to sign South African flyer Thaakir Abrahams
Last year
Kerry All-Star Shane Ryan hits 1-3 to deliver glory for Rathmore
All time
Barcelona announce return of Xavi as new manager
Who are the Irish kids set to become stars in this 2021/2022 season?
'We all know what Ryan Baird is capable of. He has got real X factor'
'He could be incredible at this level' - Ireland excited about James Lowe's debut
Simon Cowell recovering from surgery after breaking part of his back in bike fall
Lowe can be Leinster's match-winner after a frustrating period in the shadows
Jedward have been sliding into people's DMs since getting their Twitter account back
Everything you need to know about the 22-year-old Irish plumber on The X Factor semi final this weekend
ITV, please stop beating a dead horse: The X Factor has been doomed for years
Galway-native, Brendan Murray, heads straight to Judges' House after earning The X Factor Golden Buzzer
The winner of The Voice of Ireland was harshly rejected when he auditioned for X Factor
What to watch on TV tonight: Saturday
A former Irish Eurovision contestant is auditioning on tonight's X Factor
Mary Byrne revealed that Harry Styles is the only One Direction member who's still in contact with her
James Arthur's had a dig at The Script amidst their ongoing lawsuit
Louis Walsh is leaving The X Factor after 13 years
Here's 9 of Louis Walsh's most iconic X-Factor moments as we remember his time on the show
Neville: Bale can be Man United game-changer like a Messi or Ronaldo
'Do I feel pressure to start Joey at 10? No, there's no issues like that at all'
Jedward have gotten their own Christmas ad and it's as outrageous as you'd expect
Here's the performance that saw Wicklow brothers Sean and Conor through to The X Factor live shows
The Wicklow brothers on X Factor made it through despite a dramatic intervention by Simon Cowell
19 things we can't believe actually happened on The X-Factor
12 of the best Girls Aloud songs to celebrate Nadine's comeback
Here's what Ireland's previous X Factor contestants are up to in 2017
Someone invaded the stage during Honey G's performance on the X Factor last night
Connacht confirm signing of Fiji international back row Dawai
Ireland's X Factor auditions included a potato farmer and a Bono lookalike
Former X Factor judge Tulisa banned from driving for 15 months
Take a look around the old X-Factor mansion, where Rod Stewart once lived
Sax is the biggest song in the country at the moment, but there's one thing annoying everyone
Olly Murs made a 'massive f**k up' on the X Factor, and fans are crying fix
Caroline Flack and Olly Murs just need to shift and get over it
Xavi: Manchester United move appealed to me
Irish Eurovision fans might've noticed a familiar face on last night's X Factor
Joe from Donna and Joe popped up on the X Factor last night
Tulisa Contostavlos has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving in her Ferrari
The X Factor's back, and everyone's actually missing Louis Walsh