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# Tribute

This week
26th November 2023 - 2nd December 2023
Tony Duffin: Shane MacGowan was more than a Fairytale…
Following the passing of Shane MacGowan, Tony Duffin reflects on the impact of Shane’s work on him in London during the 1980’s.
Last month
November 2023
Jennifer Aniston pays tribute to 'Friends' co-star Matthew Perry
Aniston said: “Rest little brother. You always made my day.”
This year
Bobby's passing allows Charlton brothers be reunited with earliest love
Jack and Bobby will always remain two great champions; contrasting in stature but giants of a game they loved, and inspired others to love too.
Emer Nolan: Sinéad blew up the image of Irish womanhood like Edna O'Brien had done before her
The English professor says Sinéad’s keens, prayers and cries of pain will always matter so intensely to many people in the country.
Fiachna Ó Braonáin: Sinéad was a gifted, intelligent and sensitive soul - we will miss her
The Hothouse Flowers musician pays tribute to the singer who died this week.
Foo Fighters dedicate last song of surprise Glastonbury set to late Taylor Hawkins
The US rock band stormed through a number of hit songs during an hour-long performance this evening.
Lynn Ruane: 'Christy, you inspired me to live longer, love deeper and fight harder'
The senator pays tribute to the late Christy Dignam who will be laid to rest today.
Family of man killed in Ukraine says he stood 'against all forms of imperialism'
Finbar Cafferkey, who was in his 40s and from Achill Island, was killed fighting Russian forces in eastern Ukraine in recent days.
Dr Mick Loftus was a 'man ahead of his time' - GAA president
The former president of the Association has passed away, aged 93.
'A very much loved dog': President Higgins pays tribute following death of his dog Bród
The 11-year-old had been part of a much-loved double act with two-year-old Misneach.
Ó Sé: Kearns had qualities to manage Kerry, and why Kingdom will be ready for summer
Tomás Ó Sé pays tribute to the late Liam Kearns, discusses why his current role as Kerry U-20 manager suits him and assesses the Kingdom’s prospects for 2023.
Rodrygo scores brilliant solo goal, does Pele celebration in Real Madrid win
The Brazilian broke the deadlock after 69 minutes beating two defenders to fire in.
Last year
'Amazing to see the rainbow. We always feel that’s a sign Jacksy’s around'
Henry de Bromhead speaks movingly about his late son, Jack.
Spain boss Luis Enrique's thoughts with late daughter at World Cup
Xana died from bone cancer in 2019, aged nine.
Rob Burrow says Doddie Weir was a ‘beacon of light’ for MND sufferers to follow
The former Scotland international died on Saturday after a six-year battle with the disease, which Burrow discovered he had in 2019.
Cheltenham race to be renamed after the late Jack de Bromhead
‘Michael O’Leary has very kindly said they are going to name the mares’ novices’ hurdle the Jack de Bromhead Mares Novices’ Hurdle, which is incredible.’
Dublin march marks 10th anniversary of Savita Halappanavar's death
Savita, a dentist, died in 2012 in University Hospital Galway while she was 17 weeks pregnant.
'I said to my Mum that I had to do this for Grandma' - Lily Agg reflects on World Cup joy
Last night was a special one for the midfielder as she explains why thoughts were with family.
'That goal... I'm dedicating it to those 10 beautiful souls who perished on Friday' - Barrett
Donegal native Amber Barrett was Ireland’s matchwinner against Scotland.
'A young life needlessly ended': Funeral of Dylan McCarthy takes place in Limerick
McCarthy sustained fatal injuries when attacked by several men last week.
FAI pays tribute after former president Des Casey dies
The Dundalk native played a key role in the appointment of Jack Charlton as Ireland manager.
'Our achievements would not have been possible without his dedication to Meath'
Meath LGFA have paid tribute to departing coach Paul Garrigan.
Emotional Pat Spillane remembers late father as Adrian and Killian add to family tradition
‘He would have been a proud man…21 All-Ireland senior football medals into his house.’
Bundee Aki: 'I got emotional - my mum hasn’t seen me play for eight or nine years'
Aki captained Ireland in front of friends and family in Hamilton tonight.
'We play this final for all the people in Ukraine' - Jurgen Klopp
The Reds face Real Madrid, in a rematch of their 2018 encounter in Kiev.
‘He loved living in Ireland. And he loved playing for Limerick’
Remembering the late Freddy Hall’s stint in Irish football.
Rangers toast beloved kitman after securing Europa League final spot
The Gers boss said the club will miss Jimmy Bell ‘for the rest of our lives’.
All time
'I'm just glad he saw me in an Irish shirt. I know how proud he was' - Quinn dedicates first goal to late grandfather
The English-born attacker was on target in the 11-0 record win over Georgia.
All Blacks applaud Ireland's 'special gesture' in memory of the late Sean Wainui
Ireland presented the New Zealanders with a jersey in the former Chiefs man’s honour.
'I'm grateful for their years of service to Cork, and the opportunities' - praise for outgoing bosses
Rebels dual star Hannah Looney pays tribute to the departing Paudie Murray and Ephie Fitzgerald.
Deontay Wilder finally pays tribute to Tyson Fury after heavyweight title fight
The former champion was knocked out by the Gypsy King.
Jubilant scenes as Frankie Dettori turns up in Bellewstown and delivers famous success
Dettori was in Meath to race in memory of his great friend, Barney Curley.
Nathan Ake dedicates goal against Leipzig to his father who died during match
The Dutchman opened the scoring in the 6-3 Champions League win.
Crossbar denies O'Reilly as Drogheda held scoreless by Sligo
There were emotional scenes pre-match as Drogheda paid tribute to their underage coach, David Conroy, who passed away recently.
Opinion: How Charlie Watts infused one of the greatest rock bands with jazz
Professor of music Victor Coelho looks at the Rolling Stones drummer, who died this week.
Tributes paid to Kyle Anderson following darts star's death aged 33
He played in seven World Championships after making his debut in the 2012-13 event.
'No comment' from Bohs as Ajax unveil kit inspired by Bob Marley
The strip is a tribute to the Dutch club’s fans’ love for the reggae tune ‘Three Little Birds’.
'In my opinion, Joe Canning is the best hurler to ever play' - Tony Kelly
Kelly, Jamie Barron and Tommy Doyle pay tribute to the recently-retired Galway great.
'He’s probably the toughest guy I’ve marked. Hopefully it’s not the last we see of him'
Kerry captain Paul Murphy pays tribute to James O’Donoghue who has stepped away from the Kerry panel.
Oisin Murphy crowned top jockey at Royal Ascot, pays moving tribute to Tiggy Hancock
‘It really puts life in perspective. We’re all thinking about her and her family.’