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Cesc Fabregas dismisses Chelsea exit rumours

The Spanish international has been named as a substitute for the opening three games of the season.

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Do you agree with The Sunday Game's football man-of-the-match award?

Dublin edged Kerry this afternoon in a match that is being hailed as a classic.

O'Donovan brothers receive heroes' welcome home after Olympics triumph Joy

O'Donovan brothers receive heroes' welcome home after Olympics triumph

Paul and Gary will enjoy further acclaim as they prepare for an open-top bus celebration in Skibbereen.

Dublin star Philly McMahon pays touching tribute to late Finglas boy after semi-final win

‘Batman’ Ben Farrell tragically passed away recently after suffering from a rare form of cancer.

Johnny Doyle: Dublin's great leaders, Kerry immense, a genuine Croker classic

The42.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back on one of the best games he has ever seen.

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Barcelona earn 100th win under Enrique in Messi's 350th game

The Catalan club are still without Neymar due his exertions in winning Olympic gold and the injured Andres Iniesta

Here's the Cork senior hurling and Galway senior football quarter-final draws

Cork hurling powerhouse Sarsfields were knocked out of championship tonight.

Will Aguero miss Manchester derby and more Premier League talking points

Plus, why it was a mixed day for Ireland international winger James McClean.

5 Irish players who could be on the move before the transfer window closes

Jeff Hendrick and others who may make a switch in the coming days.

Now we're set for a third Dublin-Mayo All-Ireland senior football final

Dublin joined Mayo in the final after a thrilling two-point win over Kerry.

Limerick FC seal promotion back to Premier Division with 6 games to spare

They secured the win amid a hard-fought victory over UCD in Belfield.

Jim Gavin hails Stephen Cluxton's half-time speech as Dublin book another All-Ireland final

Cluxton and Dublin bounced back from a nightmare spell in the opening half.

Kerry supporters appear to throw objects at referee following controversial finish at Croke Park

David Gough was the man in the middle as All-Ireland champions Dublin beat Kerry by 0-22 to 2-14 in a classic semi-final earlier this afternoon.

Eamonn Fitzmaurice: 'I couldn’t be prouder of them in there, they’re an incredible bunch'

The Kerry manager felt they had Dublin on the ropes at half-time.

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West Ham's Michail Antonio the only new name as Sam Allardyce names his first England squad

Jack Wilshere and Ross Barkely fail to make the 23-man selection.

5 talking points as Dublin break Kerry hearts in a game for the ages

We discuss Dublin proving their hunger, Kevin McManamon’s impact and what the future looks like for Kerry.

Gianni Infantino has Sepp Blatter's wine cellar removed as part of Fifa reform commitment

Fifa president Gianni Infantino has explained some of his efforts towards championing reform, including the removal of a wine cellar.

Victorious Nico Rosberg salutes Lewis Hamilton's Spa recovery

Lewis Hamilton’s efforts in finishing third from the back of the grid drew grudging admiration from Nico Rosberg at Spa.

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Should Kerry have been awarded a free in the dying seconds of their encounter with Dublin?

It proved a pivotal moment, as Jim Gavin’s side swiftly went up the other end and scored the final point of the game.

Sterling double sends Pep's City to the top of the Premier League

The Hammers caused the hosts plenty of problems in the second half.

Late points carry Dublin to victory over Kerry in All-Ireland semi-final cracker

Mayo await Jim Gavin’s men on 18 September.

Wexford Youths left frustrated in Champions League clash

Gary Hunt’s side created numerous chances either side of half time but they couldn’t break the deadlock.

Premiership bosses slam 'ludicrous' Lions schedule

There’s concern from clubs about the toll the tour will take on players.

Familiar faces on show as Irish pair claim Dublin City Triathlon

Cork’s Chris Mintern won the male event with Susanna Murphy from Dublin winning the women’s race.

James McClean makes first start of the season as West Brom labour to uninspired draw

The 27-year-old winger was replaced by Jonathan Leko on 64 minutes.

Monaco star expects to stay despite Manchester United links

The 22-year-old netted as the Ligue 1 club defeated Villarreal 3-1 on aggregate to qualify for the group stages of the Champions League.

John Stones glad he didn't end up at Chelsea

The new Citizens recruit believes his frustration last season turned out to be a “blessing in disguise”.

Kerry see off Kildare by 22 points to keep All-Ireland minor three-in-a-row bid alive

Galway await in the decider now on 18 September.

Portugal Euro 2016 star posts heartfelt thanks to Sporting after record-breaking €45million move

Joao Mario emerged through the Primeira Liga side’s academy.

From TheJournal.ie Team Ireland visited the Áras today and there were smiles all around Team Ireland At The áras

Team Ireland visited the Áras today and there were smiles all around

He also had some strong words for Ireland’s sporting bosses. .

As it happened: Dublin v Kerry, All-Ireland SFC semi-final

The fiercest of rivals clash in a game that will define the summer.

West Ham complete season-long loan move of Italian striker Simone Zaza

The Juventus striker has signed with a view to a permanent transfer.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman Kevin Mallon released from Rio jail after three weeks Tickets

Irishman Kevin Mallon released from Rio jail after three weeks

Mallon had been at Rio’s Bangu prison along with former OCI President Pat Hickey.

Paige VanZant marks her UFC return with a stunning second-round KO of Bec Rawlings

The 22-year-old’s jumping switch kick to the head of Rawlings was the highlight of the night.

Sam Allardyce fails in attempt to include Frenchman Steven N'Zonzi in England squad

The midfielder’s 32-minute cameo for France Under-21s in 2009 makes him ineligible for the Three Lions.

Former Sunderland striker Daryl Murphy seals move to Rafa Benitez's Newcastle

The Ireland international has signed a two-year deal.

Why Michael Fennelly shouldn't watch Brad Pitt in Troy! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Shay Given, Olive Loughnane and Razor Ruddock also make our latest list of favourites.

Australia job not under threat, insists Michael Cheika

The Wallabies have now lost six Tests in a row.

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