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#Legend

# legend - Yesterday’s News

Connacht legend Eric Elwood succeeds Carolan as academy manager

The province’s former head coach will play a key developmental role.

# legend - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Mike Ross wants to be remembered as 'someone who made the most of himself'

The tighthead prop will move into a new line of work after retiring this summer.

# legend - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Mike Ross counting the blessings as he prepares for clean break from rugby

The prop will step away from the game to take up a job with a software company.

# legend - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

'We wouldn't have won the trophies without him': Sexton pays tribute to retiring Ross

The prop helped both club and country to considerable success over the last number of years.

# legend - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'I was 21 and doctors are saying you’re going to end up in a wheelchair if you continue to play'

We speak to Derry City’s favourite son and one of the League of Ireland’s all-time greats — Liam Coyle.

# legend - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

France and Toulouse legend Dusatoir calls time on decorated rugby career

The former World Player of the Year will hang up his boots at the end of this season.

# legend - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Plotting Colm Cooper's remarkable career through his 10 All-Ireland finals

‘The Gooch’ made a habit of producing the goods when the Sam Maguire was on the line.

# legend - Saturday 1 April, 2017

'Maybe they will be able to put their names in the Munster legend' - Dusautoir

Thierry Dusautoir paid tribute to the Thomond Park crowd after his first game at the Limerick stadium.

# legend - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Life-size stature of AP McCoy unveiled at Cheltenham

A nice start to this year’s festival.

# legend - Sunday 12 March, 2017

'Brian Kerr used to call me 'Johnny Forty Teeth' because I'd be missing training every second week to go to the dentist!' Oso

'Brian Kerr used to call me 'Johnny Forty Teeth' because I'd be missing training every second week to go to the dentist!'

League of Ireland legend Paul Osam discusses his playing days, surviving a heart attack, managing Ireland’s U16s and his son Evan’s career.

# legend - Thursday 9 March, 2017

'It's been unbelievable to have him' - Robbie Keane training with local club Shamrock Rovers

The ex-Ireland captain has been taking part in sessions with Stephen Bradley’s side this week.

# legend - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge Catastrophe is back tonight: Here's why Rob Delaney's Twitter is the greatest Legend

# legend - Friday 17 February, 2017

AP McCoy statue to be unveiled at Cheltenham on opening day of this year's festival

The lifesize bronze has been crafted by Dublin-based sculptor Paul Ferriter.

# legend - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

The end of an era! Philipp Lahm to hang up his boots at the end of the season

The defender has been with Bayern Munich since 1995.

# legend - Monday 6 February, 2017

From LA to Dubai? Robbie Keane pictured training with Al-Ahli

Ireland’s all-time record caps holder has yet to reveal his next destination.

# legend - Sunday 29 January, 2017

A slight hint at retirement and utmost praise for Nadal: Federer's classy acceptance speech Class This post contains videos

A slight hint at retirement and utmost praise for Nadal: Federer's classy acceptance speech

‘I would have been happy to lose too to be honest.’

Brilliant Federer overcomes Nadal to claim 18th Grand Slam

The Australian Open final was a thrilling five-set encounter.

# legend - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Boxing legend De la Hoya arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

The star was pulled over around 2 a.m. in Pasadena, northeast of downtown Los Angeles

# legend - Monday 23 January, 2017

'I've never played there' - Dusautoir excited about Thomond Park trip

Rassie Erasmus’ men will welcome Top 14 side Toulouse to Limerick in April.

# legend - Sunday 22 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge Two budding Irish astronauts got to meet Chris Hadfield on Ray D'Arcy last night Sound Out

Two budding Irish astronauts got to meet Chris Hadfield on Ray D'Arcy last night

“I’d love to be the first female astronaut.”

# legend - Saturday 21 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge An inspiring story of this man overcoming shyness is going viral on Humans of Dublin Legend

An inspiring story of this man overcoming shyness is going viral on Humans of Dublin

“Great things don’t come from comfort zones.”

# legend - Thursday 19 January, 2017

After 291 games, Muldoon is 'honoured' to play on for Connacht under new regime

The long-serving flanker yesterday signed a new contract with the province and he said it was a no-brainer.

# legend - Monday 16 January, 2017

Like a fine wine! Juan Sebastian Veron returned to football at the age of 41 last night

The former Man United midfielder made his comeback for his boyhood club after almost three years out of the game.

# legend - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'As fine an Irishman as there has been' - Tributes pour in after death of TK Whitaker RIP

'As fine an Irishman as there has been' - Tributes pour in after death of TK Whitaker

Whitaker passed away yesterday, age 100.

# legend - Monday 2 January, 2017

‘If he were alive now, he wouldn’t go anywhere near an Olympic Games’ Legend This post contains videos

‘If he were alive now, he wouldn’t go anywhere near an Olympic Games’

Duncan Hamilton speaks to The42 about his new book on the life of Eric Liddell.

From The Daily Edge This photo of a girl trying to sneak her dog into a Monaghan nightclub is class Caught Red Pawed

This photo of a girl trying to sneak her dog into a Monaghan nightclub is class

She would have gotten away with it too if it wasn’t for you meddling bouncers.

# legend - Saturday 17 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge 'Irishman dies from stubbornness, whiskey': This man's brilliant obituary is going viral Legend

'Irishman dies from stubbornness, whiskey': This man's brilliant obituary is going viral

“Absolut vodka and Simply Orange companies are devastated by the loss of Connors.”

# legend - Thursday 15 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 reasons Dermot Bannon is a national treasure Room To Improve

15 reasons Dermot Bannon is a national treasure

The patience of a saint.

# legend - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Joshua claims beating Klitschko would make him a 'legend overnight'

The IBF heavyweight champion was alongside the veteran Ukrainian at Wembley Stadium today.

# legend - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'The legend forever' - Footballing greats pay tribute as Gerrard hangs up his boots

Big names like Kaka, Javier Zanetti and Thierry Henry joined his former team-mates in praising the ex-Liverpool and England midifielder.

# legend - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Ardie Savea on Jonah Lomu: 'I believe he changed the game of rugby'

A year on from Lomu’s death, Savea paid tribute to one of his heros.

# legend - Friday 18 November, 2016

Robbie Keane scored some stunning goals during his time with LA Galaxy Highlights Reel This post contains videos

Robbie Keane scored some stunning goals during his time with LA Galaxy

The MLS club have posted a video of the former Ireland captain’s best bits after the announcement that he’s leaving.

# legend - Thursday 17 November, 2016

'We are thinking of him': Jonah Lomu in All Blacks' thoughts a year on from his death

The legendary winger passed away a year ago tomorrow.

# legend - Sunday 6 November, 2016

‘You start thinking about Best in a different way because you’re forced to look at him’

A lost film about the Manchester legend is showing in the IFI in Dublin tonight.

# legend - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

The World Cup's all-time top goalscorer finally calls it a day

German striker Miroslav Klose has announced that he’s hanging up his boots at the age of 38.

# legend - Friday 21 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Olive Foley paid emotional tribute to her husband this afternoon Legend

Olive Foley paid emotional tribute to her husband this afternoon

The Munster legend was laid to rest in Killaloe amid emotional scenes this afternoon.

Two-time Cheltenham Champion Chase winner Moscow Flyer dies

The 22-year-old passed away at the Irish National Stud in Kildare, it was revealed today.

# legend - Thursday 20 October, 2016

The skills, the fitness, the pressure - All Blacks legend Mealamu on Ireland's test

We met the 132-times capped hooker in South Auckland to hear more about his Test career.

# legend - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Analysis: Axel was the team-mate every player wanted on their side

The number eight delivered a typically selfless performance in the 2006 Heineken Cup final.

# legend - Monday 17 October, 2016

'It's just unthinkable that one of the real rugby greats is no more'

Brian O’Driscoll shared his memories of Anthony Foley this evening.

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