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Today’s News

Should Ireland bring Jack Byrne to the Euros this summer? Poll This post contains a poll

Should Ireland bring Jack Byrne to the Euros this summer?

The 20-year-old midfielder has been in fine form in Holland this season.

Ding falls behind in gruelling World Championship final

The 29-year-old is bidding to become the first Asian to win the world title.

Marcos Rojo's nightmare and more thoughts from Sunday's Premier League action

Plus, why Southampton and Ireland striker Shane Long must start at the Euros.

Yesterday’s News

New York fall agonisingly short in their bid to make GAA history

Roscommon were given the fright of their Championship lives in the Bronx.

20 of the best pics as Leicester attempted to make Premier League history

The Foxes drew 1-1 with Man United, meaning they have to wait to win the title.

Disappointment for Irish winger as Griffiths named Scottish player of the year

Meanwhile, Rangers captain Lee Wallace was named as the Championship player of the year.

The hero of the Buncrana tragedy was given a guard of honour today

Fanad United FC honoured their player prior to a game this afternoon.

'Sex masochism' as Van Gaal blasts hairline Huth How Bizarre This post contains videos

'Sex masochism' as Van Gaal blasts hairline Huth

“It was a very difficult match for the referee — when you see what Huth is doing with Fellaini.”

Thierry Henry reserves high praise for 'man-of-the-match' Shane Long

The Ireland striker earned plenty of plaudits for his performance this afternoon.

It's Sunday so here's 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From the Punchestown Festival to the NBA playoffs and everything in between.

'I believe my rivals are clean, our sport is clean'

The Spaniard has requested that the International Tennis Federation release the results of his anti-doping tests.

Klopp: Sturridge asked to play 90 minutes against Swansea

The 26-year-old striker wanted to complete the whole Premier League game at the Liberty Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

Ranieri could MISS the moment Leicester win the Premier League Priorities This post contains videos

Ranieri could MISS the moment Leicester win the Premier League

The experienced Italian will put family first and miss Spurs’ clash with last year’s champions.

Southampton's emphatic victory gives United renewed hope in Champions League race*

*West Ham will also be encouraged by what they saw at St Mary’s today.

Maurice Shanahan shows nerves of steel to send hurling league final to a replay

The sides finished on 0-22 apiece in a slow-burner at Semple Stadium.

Ireland's Jack Byrne scored another stunning goal in Holland today Take A Bow This post contains videos

Ireland's Jack Byrne scored another stunning goal in Holland today

The young on-loan Man City midfielder has impressed at Cambuur this season.

Here are the details for the hurling league final replay

An outcome neither Clare nor Waterford wanted has transpired.

Shane Long scored his 100th goal in English football against City today

The 29-year-old now has four goals in his last five games and 13 in total this season.

Pirlo and Villa combined beautifully as Vieira's NYC picked up rare win Dream Team This post contains videos

Pirlo and Villa combined beautifully as Vieira's NYC picked up rare win

It’s not been the best of managerial starts for the legendary former Arsenal skipper.

Double-score win for impressive Westmeath over sorry Offaly GAA

Double-score win for impressive Westmeath over sorry Offaly

The Faithful have it all to do.

Minding leads home a Aidan O'Brien clean sweep in 1000 Guineas

Ballydoyle and Alice Springs come second and third at Newmarket.

Vettel left fuming by Kvyat collision

For the second Formula One race in succession, the actions of Daniil Kvyat provoked anger from four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel.

Leicester forced to wait for Premier League title as United's top-four hopes dealt a blow

Danny Drinkwater was sent off for a booking in the dying stages, but the 10-man Foxes held on for a point.

Kilkenny dominate poor Galway to claim Division 1 honours

It was a bad day at the office for Galway.

Lionel Messi and Steph Curry have a strong bromance going on

The NBA’s best player took to social media to show off a tasty gift he’d received from the Barcelona attacker.

This latest Fellaini elbow could see him slapped with another ban

We’ve got a great game at Old Trafford though.

Liverpool suffer European hangover as Ayew double secures win for slick Swansea

The Welsh side confirmed their Premier League status for next term with a 3-1 victory.

As it happened: Clare v Waterford, hurling league final

These old Munster rivals came face-to-face in a novel league final pairing.

Hawkeye will make its Semple Stadium debut in three weeks' time

The system will be used for the Cork-Tipperary Munster SHC preliminary round clash in Thurles.

As it happened: Man United v Leicester, Premier League

Leicester took on Man United, with a win guaranteeing the Foxes the Premier League title.

'Money' Mayweather refuses to rule out return to the ring

'Money' Mayweather refuses to rule out return to the ring

He hasn’t gone away you know.

I'll be at Man Utd next season, says Van Gaal LVG

I'll be at Man Utd next season, says Van Gaal

‘Every week for six months I have been ‘sacked’, and yet I am still here.’

Tiger could still be Ryder Cup captain's pick

Tiger Woods will have a spot in the United States Ryder Cup team if he is healthy.

England prop Joe Marler says he's seeking psychological help after recent on-field incidents

He’s received a pair of two-week bans in the past two months.

GAA confirms playing International Rules series in the U.S. is a possibility

The hybrid game won’t take place this year but a two-game series agreed for Australia in 2017.

As it happened: Swansea v Liverpool, Premier League

We were at the Liberty Stadium to see if Jurgen Klopp’s side could stay in the mix for a top-five finish.

DeGale retains title as Belfast's Jamie Conlan takes Commonwealth crown with superb win

The 29-year-old Conlan is the older brother of Ireland’s Olympic bronze medallist, Michael.

The Rock in rugby, GoT fan demands and more of your sporting Tweets of the Week

Here’s what we could see in the flames this week.

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