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Today’s News

Shane Walsh ready to end Galway's 15-year Croke Park hoodoo

The Tribesmen haven’t won a championship game at GAA HQ since they lifted Sam Maguire in 2001.

Battling negativity in Cork football, hurling additions and the Donegal test

Eoin Cadogan and his Cork teammates are getting set for the Donegal test.

Yesterday’s News

Cork City's Europa League hopes still alive but 'disappointed' Caulfield rues missed chances

It’s set up for a cracker at the Cross next Thursday.

Sky Sports to air Premier League Saturday 3pm kick-offs for the first time

The matches will be exclusive to Irish customers.

Guardiola confirms Man City want to sign €60m Stones and €47m Sane

The City boss would love to have the talented youngsters on board for his debut season in England.

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Fionnuala McCormack

This will be a third Olympics for the Wicklow woman.


Munster pair Simon Zebo and Francis Saili throw shapes in their own Carpool Karaoke Z-Money This post contains videos

Munster pair Simon Zebo and Francis Saili throw shapes in their own Carpool Karaoke

So this is what the lads get up to during pre-season.

All to play for in Cork next week as City suffer narrow defeat in Belgium

John Caulfield’s men lost 1-0 to KRC Genk in their Europa League first leg tonight in Belgium.

Misery for McIlroy at US PGA as Walker claims early lead

The American was the pick of the morning starters on day one but two-time winner McIlroy struggled badly.

Genk's teenage sensation has made Cork's Europa League task that bit harder

The Leesiders lost 1-0 in tonight’s first leg at the Luminus Stadium.

A legend retires from Ireland duty, two more GAA players head to Oz and today's sport

Meanwhile, Ireland’s Chef de Mission has responded to claims about the athletes’ living quarters at the Rio Olympics.

Shay Given retires from international football for the second time

The 40-year-old has called time on an illustrious Ireland career.

As it happened: KRC Genk v Cork City, Europa League third qualifying round first leg

We’re in Belgium for the next stage of Cork City’s European adventure.

Quiz - Can you match these All-Ireland football quarter-finalists with their club?

Let’s test your knowledge before next Sunday’s action.

Kilkenny hurler and Westmeath footballer signed up by AFL club

Darragh Joyce and Ray Connellan are the latest players to leave Ireland for Australia after accepting two-year deals with St Kilda.

Ex-Ireland international Paul Green earns contract with League One club after successful trial

The veteran will be plying his trade with Oldham Athletic this season.

Here’s who the Pro12 clubs have signed for the 2016/17 season

There will be some excellent new players in the league in the upcoming campaign.

'It's the Olympic village, you're not turning up to a 5-star Trump Resort'

Ireland’s Olympic team chief says the facilities are some of the best he’s seen.

Penalty shootout drama against Dortmund sees Guardiola pick up first win as Man City boss Off The Mark This post contains videos

Penalty shootout drama against Dortmund sees Guardiola pick up first win as Man City boss

Reserve goalkeeper Angus Gunn was the hero after the game had finished 1-1 in 90 minutes in China.

'I'm absolutely speechless. It's incredible to win it on our home patch'

An emotional Austin Gleeson reflects on last night’s win for Waterford hurling.

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Pádraig Harrington

Golf’s return to the Games has descended into somewhat of a farce but Harrington will realise a dream by representing Ireland at the Olympics.

Robin van Persie linked with Rangers, Chris Hughton bids for Shane Duffy and all today's gossip

Plus, we look back on Robbie Keane’s transfer to Inter Milan in our retro deal of the day.

Analysis: What can Munster expect from new lock Jean Kleyn?

The 22-year-old joins the province from the Stormers next month.

Connacht legend George Naoupu signs for Harlequins

The 32-year-old was released by the Pro12 champions this summer.

'Joe got us believing that we were good enough to beat anyone'

Conor Murray remains hopeful that Joe Schmidt will remain as Ireland coach beyond 2017.

Erasmus moulding new role to suit 'what's best for Munster' Director This post contains videos

Erasmus moulding new role to suit 'what's best for Munster'

The South African also talks about his first time encountering the province.

'It gives certainty for the future': Arsenal chief explains why they don't feel the urge to splurge

Ivan Gazidis maintains the club are actively trying to strengthen the squad but warns that they must be ‘very selective’ when targeting players.

Bath look to new chapter with signing of Blackadder as director of rugby

The Kiwi arrives after eight seasons in charge of the Crusaders.

'We want Mario Balotelli and he wants us'

Besiktas could help the striker overcome his “infamous troubles,” president Fikret Orman has said.

John Pius Boland: The story of the spectator who won Ireland's first Olympic gold

Boland won the singles and doubles tennis tournaments at the 1896 Olympics, but only went to watch the Games.

Rodgers hails 'outstanding' O'Connell after Cork defender impresses on Champions League debut

Celtic secured an important away draw in Astana last night.

Harrington: Winning Olympic gold would add more to my career than a fourth Major

The Dubliner dreams of success in Rio next month.

Zidane's son features as Real Madrid outclassed by PSG in Ohio Friendly This post contains videos

Zidane's son features as Real Madrid outclassed by PSG in Ohio

The European champions kicked off their pre-season tour of the United States with a 3-1 loss.

Fabregas sees red as Chelsea beat Liverpool

This wasn’t your typical pre-season friendly.

Ibrahimovic will bring Man Utd back to where they belong - Larsson

The 34-year-old moved to Old Trafford earlier this summer at the end of his PSG contract and has now been backed to return the club to the top of the Premier League.

Klopp reveals 'disrespectful' Sakho was sent home from Liverpool's pre-season tour

The German admits the defender broke three team rules during their pre-season tour of the United States.

Genk weakened by defender's Premier League move as Cork City eye another European upset

The Leesiders are in Europa League action in Belgium tonight.

Ireland v Mexico: Frampton/Santa Cruz only the latest in a long history of fights

In anticipation of this weekend’s big fight, we take a look back at some of the most notable fights between both countries.

Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Greg Broderick (and Going Global)

Ireland’s only show-jumper at the Games is confident his mount can rise to the occasion.

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