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#Interview

# interview - Sunday 26 March, 2017

‘I never enjoyed life outside of football... There’s not much you can do’

Keith Fahey on feeling homesick in England, thriving at St Pat’s and life with Giovanni Trapattoni’s Irish side.

When sport is finished with you first: The story of Seán Prunty

The former Longford Town player was forced to retire at 27 due to a heart problem.

# interview - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'We didn't achieve what we had set out to do - we'd like to win in Tokyo, it's not a big secret'

The O’Donovan brothers talk the Rio and the past, how they feel about their media portrayal and what’s coming up next.

‘Every country in the world is doing it’ – King defends lack of homegrown players in Ireland U21 squad

The manager has played down criticism after just five Republic of Ireland-born players featured in his latest selection.

# interview - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Pearce Hanley: Leaving Brisbane, his brother and dog behind for a fresh start in Aussie Rules Interview This post contains videos

Pearce Hanley: Leaving Brisbane, his brother and dog behind for a fresh start in Aussie Rules

We caught up with the Mayo man ahead of his 10th AFL season and a Round 1 game against his former employers.

'I've still got my Galway GAA jersey at home' - The Man United starlet with Irish ambitions

Kieran O’Hara chats to The42 about the influence of David de Gea, picking Ireland over England and his dreams for the future.

# interview - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

‘I was always opting for Ireland and it turned out to be the best decision I’ve ever made.’

Welsh-born Kevin Sheedy speaks to The42 about coaching, his golden period with Everton and becoming an Ireland legend, as well as overcoming bowel cancer.

# interview - Sunday 19 March, 2017

'Robbie Keane came along and that was the end of my chances' Interview This post contains videos

'Robbie Keane came along and that was the end of my chances'

Glen Crowe chats to The42 about recovering from the disappointment of failing to make the grade in England to become a League of Ireland legend.

Chris Coleman will have his 'ears closed' to Roy Keane comments

The Ireland assistant boss was recently highly critical of Man United manager Jose Mourinho.

# interview - Saturday 18 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'People feel really abandoned': Brendan O'Connor on services for children with disabilities Inhumane

'People feel really abandoned': Brendan O'Connor on services for children with disabilities

We’re still abdicating our responsibility to take care of our most vulnerable children, O’Connor says.

# interview - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'We have athletes but they can’t play, we've produced robots'

Leading strength and conditioning coach Mike McGurn talks fitness and nutrition, and brings us through his turbulent career.

# interview - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie The family at the centre of THAT viral interview are back for another one Happy Families This post contains videos

The family at the centre of THAT viral interview are back for another one

The kids steal the show once more.

# interview - Sunday 12 March, 2017

One team, one goal: German rugby working hard to make World Cup dream a reality

In the final part of our series from Germany, we take a closer look at the sport in the country and the work being done at grassroots level as the national team attempt to qualify for Japan.

From the NFL Combine to Irish rugby: Winkelman may be IRFU's smartest hire

The union’s Director of Athletic Performance and Science told us about the work he’s doing behind the scenes.

# interview - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Nina Carberry prepares to watch Cheltenham from sidelines and gives her tips for next week's festival

The 32-year-old is expecting a baby in May and will be a keen spectator at Prestbury Park.

# interview - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Ireland's toughest endurance race returns this weekend

Sebastien Giraud and Christina Mackenzie chat to The42 about competing in The Race this weekend.

# interview - Sunday 5 March, 2017

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’ Inspiration This post contains videos

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’

Fiona McGinley chats to The42 about recovering from a 2012 accident to compete in The Race.

# interview - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge This Shamrock Rovers player gave a delightfully sweary interview live on RTÉ last night Ah F**kin Hell

This Shamrock Rovers player gave a delightfully sweary interview live on RTÉ last night

Two f-bombs in the space of about six seconds. Go on ya good thing.

Bernard Dunne on overcoming adversity, exciting times for Irish boxing and working with the Dubs

The former world champion assesses the current crop of fighters and opens up on the journey that has seen him become a success outside of the ring.

‘A better contract wasn’t forthcoming’ – The man leaving Irish boxing behind for Germany

The IABA confirmed Eddie Bolger’s departure earlier this week. The experienced coach subsequently spoke to The42 about his reasons for the move.

# interview - Friday 3 March, 2017

'You have to get the bad voices out of your head, and those voices were there for a long time'

Ciara Mageean is Ireland’s leading medal hope at this weekend’s European Indoor Athletics Championships.

# interview - Thursday 2 March, 2017

'People told me I was mad when I bought Swindon and it's the same with Waterford'

Waterford FC owner Lee Power outlines his ambitions for the League of Ireland club.

Cillian Sheridan hopes Poland move will help him get O'Neill and Keane's attention Ambition This post contains videos

Cillian Sheridan hopes Poland move will help him get O'Neill and Keane's attention

The Cavan-born striker joined Polish title contenders Jagiellonia Bialystok earlier this week.

# interview - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Why is injury so common for GAA players who switch codes to Aussie Rules?

“The clock is stopping, the pitch is twice as big and the game is twice as long. It’s a lot more impact and load than you’re used to.”

From TheJournal.ie Interview: Ruth Negga on racism, fame, and the chance of winning an Oscar Loving

Interview: Ruth Negga on racism, fame, and the chance of winning an Oscar

The Irish-Ethiopian actress has had a stellar year – and her latest film, Loving, touches on a subject very close to her heart.

The psychology behind Claudio Ranieri and Leicester's astonishing fall from grace

The Foxes earlier this week acted on a dire run of form by sacking their much-loved Italian manager.

# interview - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'I sent off the player... He struck me in the aftermath'

League of Ireland official Rob Rogers chats to The42 about the highs and lows of taking charge at various tiers.

# interview - Sunday 19 February, 2017

How a little-known South Africa-born teenager became an overnight hero in Irish football A True Underdog Story This post contains videos

How a little-known South Africa-born teenager became an overnight hero in Irish football

Finn Harps starlet BJ Banda chats to The42 about his hopes for the new season, a little over a year on from THAT goal.

'It's a dream come true to play against Manchester United': Irish Rover Lenihan Interview This post contains videos

'It's a dream come true to play against Manchester United': Irish Rover Lenihan

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

'I had to learn to walk again. I was so nervous I wouldn't be able to hold myself up'

Connacht’s Eoghan Masterson is back playing after a severe knee injury that could have ended his career.

'You go from winning Player of the Season to knowing next week you'll be collecting your dole' Interview This post contains videos

'You go from winning Player of the Season to knowing next week you'll be collecting your dole'

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

'I said to my dad I wanted to come home and maybe play football in Ireland' Journey This post contains videos

'I said to my dad I wanted to come home and maybe play football in Ireland'

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

The man balancing the turbulent life of a League of Ireland manager with a Masters in UCD

Shane Keegan chats to The42 about the challenges that await his Galway side this season.

# interview - Saturday 11 February, 2017

'I haven't really thought about England... Playing with Shamrock Rovers is the best thing for me' Potential This post contains videos

'I haven't really thought about England... Playing with Shamrock Rovers is the best thing for me'

Promising Irish teenager Sean Boyd chats to The42 ahead of the new League of Ireland season.

# interview - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Reasons behind Ronnie O'Sullivan's 'robot' interview revealed Perturbed This post contains videos

Reasons behind Ronnie O'Sullivan's 'robot' interview revealed

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.

From TheJournal.ie Trump draws criticism as he repeats respect for 'killer' Putin Interview

Trump draws criticism as he repeats respect for 'killer' Putin

Trump was speaking in an excerpt of a Super Bowl interview with Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly.

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