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# veteran - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Rangers sign Euro 2016-winning defender Bruno Alves

The 35-year-old former Porto and Zenit St Petersburg man is compatriot Pedro Caixinha’s first signing.

# veteran - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Remember Alex Manninger? He's been on the books at Liverpool and is finally retiring

The former Austrian international has made the decision to end his professional career.

# veteran - Friday 19 May, 2017

Tyrone legend Owen Mulligan rules out playing return with London as he focuses on coaching

Mulligan started a challenge game for the Exiles last weekend against Waterford.

# veteran - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Watch: Juan Sebastian Veron becomes oldest Copa Libertadores player in history Veteran This post contains videos

Watch: Juan Sebastian Veron becomes oldest Copa Libertadores player in history

The former Manchester United and Chelsea midfielder took a loss in his return to the pitch two years after hanging up his boots.

# veteran - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Schmidt rejects suggestion that Bowe inclusion is a 'nostalgia' call

The 33-year-old Ulster wing is back on Ireland’s bench for the clash with Wales.

# veteran - Saturday 7 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Florida shooting: Gunman was Iraq war veteran known to FBI Fort Lauderdale

Florida shooting: Gunman was Iraq war veteran known to FBI

President-elect Trump said his “thoughts and prayers” were with the victims.

# veteran - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie This amputee army veteran from Achill Island is going to row across the Atlantic Row Paddy Row

This amputee army veteran from Achill Island is going to row across the Atlantic

Paddy Gallagher lost his leg in Afghanistan after he was blown up by an IED

# veteran - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Evergreen Tomas Quinn on form as St Vincent's book another Leinster final

Quinn scored 1-2 as the Dublin champions sealed a seven-point win in Longford.

# veteran - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Comerford rolls back the years as O'Loughlin Gaels hand Oulart 9-point beating

O’Loughlin Gaels are into their third Leinster final since 2002.

After more than a decade, Sligo's longest-serving player is coming home to Dublin

31-year-old defender Gavin Peers has signed for St Patrick’s Athletic.

# veteran - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Former Man United goalkeeper set to make debut against Cork City in the Europa League

Roy Carroll is likely to make his bow for Linfield in this evening’s qualifier at Windsor Park.

# veteran - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Crystal Palace legend Gábor Király and his famous grey pants have just made Euros history

He’s 40 years of age and wearing Penneys joggers…what a hero.

# veteran - Friday 20 May, 2016

4 months away from his 40th birthday, the 'King of Rome' looks set to sign a new contract

The iconic Roma player has had a tense relationship with coach Luciano Spalletti in recent times.

# veteran - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Over 400 strangers turn out for funeral of war hero after appeals for people to show up Final Salute

Over 400 strangers turn out for funeral of war hero after appeals for people to show up

It was feared only four people would be there.

From TheJournal.ie Irish World War II veteran awarded France’s highest military honour Legion D'honeur

Irish World War II veteran awarded France’s highest military honour

The 98 year old dedicated the award to all the Irish soldiers who fought in the war, saying they remain in his memory to this day.

# veteran - Sunday 16 August, 2015

‘You feel like a bit of a kid when you’ve got Paul O’Connell next to you!’

Connacht tighthead Nathan White made his Ireland debut against Scotland yesterday.

# veteran - Monday 11 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Oldest US veteran turns 109 (and still smokes like a trooper) Richard Overton

Oldest US veteran turns 109 (and still smokes like a trooper)

Richard Overton fought in World War II.

# veteran - Thursday 9 April, 2015

D’Arcy future remains undecided as Kirchner stays with Leinster

The 35-year-old is out of contract this summer.

# veteran - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Former All Black Mils Muliaina is leaving Connacht at the end of the season

The 34-year-old fullback is heading for Zebre in Italy.

# veteran - Monday 9 March, 2015

‘He’s been written off a few times’ – D’Arcy left on the outside by Ireland

The 35-year-old has been omitted from Joe Schmidt’s 36-man squad for the final rounds of the Six Nations.

# veteran - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 93-year-old Irish veteran awarded Legion d’Honneur WWII

93-year-old Irish veteran awarded Legion d’Honneur

The award is France’s highest military honour.

# veteran - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Jagr Bomb: Is this ice-hockey's Roger Milla?

New Jersey Devils’ Jaromir Jagr racked up a hat-trick last night at the grand old age of 42.

# veteran - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish D-Day veteran dies just 2 weeks after receiving the Legion d'Honneur RIP

Irish D-Day veteran dies just 2 weeks after receiving the Legion d'Honneur

Tributes were paid to Patrick Gillen yesterday in Cork.

# veteran - Friday 31 October, 2014

Donncha O’Callaghan returns to lead much-changed Munster

The province’s most-capped player is one of 11 changes made by Anthony Foley for the trip to Wales.

# veteran - Saturday 18 October, 2014

36-year old John Miskella will play his first county senior football final tomorrow

The 2010 All-Ireland winner lines out for Ballincollig in the Cork SFC final on Sunday after 19 attempts.

# veteran - Monday 9 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Someone stole this 92-year-old war veteran’s military medals on the D-Day anniversary Heartless

Someone stole this 92-year-old war veteran’s military medals on the D-Day anniversary

Police in London say the suspected burglar had an Irish accent.

# veteran - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Veteran who absconded from care home for D-Day memorials returns to hero's welcome Hero

Veteran who absconded from care home for D-Day memorials returns to hero's welcome

Bernard Jordan was determined not to miss the events in France.

# veteran - Friday 6 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Missing British pensioner turns up at D-Day events in France Once Was Lost

Missing British pensioner turns up at D-Day events in France

The 89-year-old went missing from his retirement home and was found enjoying an anniversary get-together with comrades in France.

# veteran - Thursday 15 May, 2014

'For as long as I'm playing I'll love to play for Ireland' - Stringer not closing the door

The vastly experienced scrum-half says he feels fit enough to continue for a couple more year.

# veteran - Monday 28 April, 2014

After 287 goals and 5 Premier League promotions, 40-year-old Kevin Phillips is retiring

The veteran Leicester City striker has announced that he will call it a day this weekend.

# veteran - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Tony Browne's career secret: 'I'd have a 5k or 8k run done before I'd even head in to squad training'

The legendary Waterford hurler brought the curtain down on his career last week.

# veteran - Sunday 30 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie "I have no intention of taking a break" - Gay Byrne refutes suggestion he's retiring Staying Put

"I have no intention of taking a break" - Gay Byrne refutes suggestion he's retiring

There had been some speculation that today’s show on Lyric FM would be his last – but the veteran broadcaster says he will be back in the autumn.

# veteran - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Veteran Portumna captain Ollie Canning has no intentions of retiring yet

The 37-year-old led his club to their fourth All-Ireland success in eight years.

# veteran - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Kevin Phillips' 'old man and his Zimmer frame' wins goal celebration of the weekend OAP

Kevin Phillips' 'old man and his Zimmer frame' wins goal celebration of the weekend

The evergreen striker came off the bench to score the winner for Championship leaders Leicester City.

# veteran - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Dan Parks has no intentions of retiring any time soon

The out-half feels Connacht are close to greater success and wants to play his part.

# veteran - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Clarence Seedorf confirms that he is the new AC Milan boss

The Dutch veteran will replace Massimiliano Allegri.

# veteran - Thursday 28 November, 2013

19 reasons why Ryan Giggs is a footballing legend

We pay tribute to the Manchester United star, who turns 40 tomorrow.

# veteran - Friday 15 November, 2013

‘I want to play as long as I can but I’m not daft’ – Robbie Keane

While he has still got his fitness, the Ireland captain intends to make himself available for selection.

# veteran - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie TV documentary reveals the stories of Irishmen who fought for the British in WWII WWII

TV documentary reveals the stories of Irishmen who fought for the British in WWII

The RTE programme reveals first hand accounts from the men who fought against the Germans in the Second World War.

# veteran - Sunday 28 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie This US soldier 'found alive' in Vietnam 44 years after being left behind Lost

This US soldier 'found alive' in Vietnam 44 years after being left behind

Filmmaker says John Robertson, now 76, can no longer speak English, remember his birthday or the names of his American children.

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