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# influence - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

'It's part of our DNA' - Cullen excited to see Leinster take on Kiwi spirit

The eastern province have been thrilling to watch in attack at times this season.

# influence - Thursday 20 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Conor McGregor named as one of Time's 100 most influential people The Notorious

Conor McGregor named as one of Time's 100 most influential people

McGregor is among some illustrious company on the list.

# influence - Friday 7 April, 2017

'Zidane changed everything and makes me feel important'

Toni Kroos has been in fine form for the European and world champions and has expressed his gratitude to his current coach.

# influence - Sunday 12 March, 2017

'It’s never ideal losing your 10, but you have to be ready for anything'

Garry Ringrose felt Ireland adapted well to losing Sexton twice, but Joe Schmidt didn’t quite agree.

# influence - Friday 3 March, 2017

Fardy can add value on and off the field for Leinster -- Cullen

The head coach hopes the veteran Wallaby can help to develop the young talent coming off Leinster’s conveyor belt.

# influence - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

'Animal' Ibrahimovic thanks kids, Mourinho for Man United chance

The Swedish striker has denied his future depends on the club qualifying for the Champions League.

# influence - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Bailly flourishing at Manchester United after one-on-ones with Mourinho

The centre-back has thanked his manager for helping him to make a seamless transition to Premier League football.

# influence - Friday 13 January, 2017

Fletcher: 'I walked on the pitch next to Roy Keane and knew we would be fine'

Darren Fletcher has dismissed the myth that he and Roy Keane did not get along at Manchester United.

# influence - Saturday 23 July, 2016

'I've learnt more in three weeks than in my entire career' - Guardiola's early impact hailed

The Catalan’s City reign might be in its infancy, but one player in particular has been impressed by the ex-Barca coach

# influence - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Trimble hopes for clinical edge against ‘Saracens’ of the Six Nations

The 31-year-old wing scored his 17th Test try last weekend against Italy.

# influence - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Ex-Ireland U21 footballer on how Moyes persuaded him to join Preston despite PL offers

Michael Keane chats to The42 about the impact that the former Manchester United manager had on his career.

# influence - Monday 7 December, 2015

Alex Ferguson admits he is ‘worried’ about Liverpool under Klopp

The former Manchester United boss has no doubt the Reds will become a major threat under the German manager

# influence - Friday 23 October, 2015

‘I was just running on instinct, I didn’t want to stuff it up’: Old, wise McCaw still wary of over-thinking the biggest games

The captain is ready to get more battle scars to reach a second consecutive World Cup final.

# influence - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Argentina hero Sanchez learned from ‘best player of all time’ Wilkinson at Toulon

The Pumas fly-half also praised opposite number Matt Giteau ahead of Sunday’s World Cup semi-final against Australia.

# influence - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Schmidt: O’Connor’s departure from Leinster was not my decision

The Ireland head coach distanced himself from any involvement in O’Connor’s exit.

# influence - Saturday 23 May, 2015

‘I owe him everything’ – Stander pays emotional tribute to legend O’Connell

Munster’s powerful number eight said playing alongside POC is ‘one of the highest points in my career.’

# influence - Saturday 11 April, 2015

‘Ronaldo and Messi don’t save lives!’ – Mourinho baffled by footballers’ influence

The Portuguese coach continues to be amazed at how well-respected and loved players are in the world.

# influence - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Lionel Messi tried and failed to ‘do a Robbie Keane’ against City last night

It was a mixed evening in general in the Champions League for the Barcelona superstar.

# influence - Friday 13 February, 2015

Carolan’s ambitious Ireland U20s set for visit of highly-rated France

Prop Oisin Heffernan explains how the head coach is making his players more ‘independent’.

# influence - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From Business ETC Facebook says it has had a MASSIVE effect on the economy Influence

Facebook says it has had a MASSIVE effect on the economy

The service is certainly influential, but where did it get its figure from?

# influence - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Michael Carrick has made a big difference since returning to the United first team* Influence This post contains a poll

Michael Carrick has made a big difference since returning to the United first team*

*At least if statistics are to be believed.

# influence - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Ex-All Black Muliaina on course for Connacht debut later this month

Meanwhile, Kiwi hooker Tom McCartney joins Pat Lam’s squad this week.

# influence - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Analysis: Conor Murray the key man in Munster’s attacking game plan

The 25-year-old scrum-half is being used effectively by Anthony Foley and his coaching staff.

# influence - Monday 29 September, 2014

Return of ‘quality’ Gordon D’Arcy important for O’Connor’s Leinster

The 34-year-old played in both centre positions against the Cardiff Blues on Friday night.

# influence - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Rob Penney has taught Munster to play like New Zealand – Paul O’Connell

The veteran star says the coach’s methods have been beneficial to the Irish side.

# influence - Friday 18 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Does religion play a negative role in our society? 36% of Irish people think so Influence

Does religion play a negative role in our society? 36% of Irish people think so

Older people are far more positive towards the role of religion in society.

# influence - Sunday 2 March, 2014

‘If you have to chin someone in training, just to make sure, then you do that’

Former Leicester, England and Lions captain Martin Corry talks us through the concept of leading teams.

# influence - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Ronan O’Gara is ‘a great character’ in the Racing Métro set up – Kruger

The South African lock is impressed with the input of the former Munster out-half and Jonny Sexton at the Parisian club.

# influence - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Conor O’Shea has ‘been massive for me’ – England captain Robshaw

The Harlequins skipper tells TheScore.ie about his developing leadership and improving handling skills.

# influence - Thursday 30 May, 2013

From Business ETC Ryanair may be forced to reduce its stake in rival Aer Lingus Competition Commission

Ryanair may be forced to reduce its stake in rival Aer Lingus

The UK’s Competition Commission said that the stake could reduce competition on routes between Great Britain and Ireland.

# influence - Sunday 26 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: I can’t pinpoint the moment I decided I wasn’t going to eat anymore Read Me

Column: I can’t pinpoint the moment I decided I wasn’t going to eat anymore

Suffering from anorexia as a teenager, Jenny Conlon’s weight dropped to just 6 stone before. While speaking about her experience for the first time is difficult, she says if it helps one person, it will be worth it.

# influence - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan to attend Davos World Economic Forum

Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan to attend Davos

The Taoiseach and Minister for Finance will join other world leaders at the influential meeting to discuss issues affecting the global economy.

# influence - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Here are the 10 players most likely to influence the 6 Nations Championship The Main Men This post contains images

Here are the 10 players most likely to influence the 6 Nations Championship

We pick out the players that can potentially be pivotal to each of the competing countries’ success.

# influence - Friday 27 January, 2012

‘I wouldn’t have been bothered switching allegiance had it not been for Sean McCaffrey’ – Kearns

Peterborough United winger Daniel Kearns says the Dundalk manager played a major role in his decision to play for the Republic of Ireland.

# influence - Monday 12 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Video chart: The top 10 songs that changed history Tunes This post contains videos

Video chart: The top 10 songs that changed history

David Hasselhoff, John Lennon and the Sex Pistols all listed as having some of the most politically influential songs of all time.

# influence - Friday 17 June, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Children who see their parents drunk are twice as likely to drink themselves Alcohol

Children who see their parents drunk are twice as likely to drink themselves

New report in the UK says that parents and friends can greatly influence a teenager’s drinking habits.