# interview - Sunday 19 February, 2017
Finn Harps starlet BJ Banda chats to The42 about his hopes for the new season, a little over a year on from THAT goal.
We caught up with the Blackburn defender as he prepares to face Jose Mourinho’s side at Ewood Park this afternoon.
'I do feel pressure but I believe strongly in Irish athletes, Irish coaches and Ireland as a nation'
Sarah Keane has been tasked with bringing the Olympic Council of Ireland out of the crisis it currently finds itself in and rebuilding the organisation’s plummeting credibility.
# interview - Saturday 18 February, 2017
Connacht’s Eoghan Masterson is back playing after a severe knee injury that could have ended his career.
Killian Brennan chats to The42 about the new season ahead with his hometown club.
'When I saw the tears in Busby's eyes, I realised the depth of their relationship and what George turned away'
Inside ‘George Best: All By Himself,’ an extraordinary, sobering look at the life and times of George Best.
# interview - Friday 17 February, 2017
As he gets set for one of the biggest games of his career, Lincoln’s Alan Power chats to The42 about his struggle to make it as a footballer.
# interview - Wednesday 15 February, 2017
'I didn’t have an Irish accent or the heritage the boys had, but I’ve got to say they were very welcoming'
Although he was forced to retire at an early age, former Ireland striker Jon Goodman has had a fascinating career in the game.
# interview - Sunday 12 February, 2017
Shane Keegan chats to The42 about the challenges that await his Galway side this season.
# interview - Saturday 11 February, 2017
Promising Irish teenager Sean Boyd chats to The42 ahead of the new League of Ireland season.
# interview - Wednesday 8 February, 2017
The snooker legend has suggested he will no longer give frank or in-depth interviews to the media.
# interview - Sunday 5 February, 2017
'I don't mind being sore from rugby when I grow up but it's different when you can't hold a conversation'
After nearly twelve months on the sidelines with concussion, Ben Marshall had to make the brave decision to cut his professional career short at the age of 26.
Trump was speaking in an excerpt of a Super Bowl interview with Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly.
# interview - Saturday 4 February, 2017
Sinead Kane made history in Sydney last weekend but the journey to this point has been far from plain sailing.
# interview - Friday 3 February, 2017
Eimear Considine chats to The42 ahead of her side’s Six Nations opener with Scotland this evening.
# interview - Wednesday 1 February, 2017
A hugely successful violinist, Daniel Hope is using music to bring the stories of the oppressed to the rest of the world.
# interview - Monday 30 January, 2017
We sat down with the breakout star of Ireland’s stunning November series last year.
# interview - Sunday 29 January, 2017
Jessie Barr has seen her promising career interrupted by a succession of injuries but she’s hoping to return in 2017.
Sean Maguire tells The42 why he chose to stay with the Leesiders as he looks ahead to the coming campaign
The former academy graduate insists the only negative experiences he had at the Old Trafford club were character-building ones.
# interview - Saturday 28 January, 2017
After making the breakthrough with Munster, Johnny Holland was forced to mark his 25th birthday by announcing his retirement.
Dubliner Matt Doherty on Wolves’ plans to claim another Premier League scalp, his new-found versatility and what Martin O’Neill told him he needs to work on.
# interview - Monday 23 January, 2017
The Irish-Ethiopian actress has had a stellar year – and her latest film, Loving, touches on a subject very close to her heart.
The Garda Commissioner has been speaking out ahead of the launch of a new Garda code of ethics this morning.
# interview - Sunday 22 January, 2017
The Secret Footballer tells The42 about psychology, performance-enhancing drugs and constant paranoia.
This isn’t the first time Ashling Thompson has told her story but each and every time she does it helps someone else in a vulnerable position. A few years ago, she had given up but found a mental fortitude to battle back from the brink.
# interview - Saturday 21 January, 2017
The three-time Olympian would prefer if someone else did the talking but as a runner who has consistently been denied medals by Kenyan-born athletes running for Turkey, McCormack is concerned by the lack of action from those at the top.
The British diver chats to The42 about his decorated career.
# interview - Sunday 15 January, 2017
The new web app allows users to analyse and discuss footage professional games and their own matches.
The 29-year-old centre has been an important part of the Chiefs squad in the last five years.
Donal Byrne chats to The42 about their upcoming competition.
The 25-year-old has been impressing in the second row and at blindside.
# interview - Saturday 14 January, 2017
Jaco Taute feels at home in Munster after a torrid time with injuries at home in South Africa.
Gary O’Toole chats to The42 about his acclaimed initiative.
# interview - Thursday 12 January, 2017
Phil Kirkbride, the Liverpool Echo’s Everton FC correspondent, chats to The42 about the Ireland midfielder.
# interview - Sunday 8 January, 2017
The Leitrim native recalls her unforgettable experience at the Olympics.
Graham Macken chats to The42 about the arduous challenge himself and cycling partner Declan Brassil are set to undertake.
# interview - Monday 2 January, 2017
Duncan Hamilton speaks to The42 about his new book on the life of Eric Liddell.
Becoming a professional golfer has always been Leona Maguire’s dream but she has made the bold move of postponing the step-up to continue her development as an amateur and complete her US college degree.
# interview - Sunday 1 January, 2017
Meet the woman using sport to embolden females in the age of Trump.