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O'Neill gives strong indication that Robbie Keane's Ireland career is over

The country’s record caps holder and top goalscorer is expected to make a statement regarding his international future in the coming weeks.

Here's the Galway team bidding to book a place in the All-Ireland semis

As you were as Connacht champions prepare for Tipp test.

Athletes, not infrastructure, make the Olympics great and Rio will be no different

Tommy Martin on how horror stories around the Olympic Games distract from why we really watch them.

Payet linked with Man United, Pogba saga nearly done, and all today's transfer gossip

Plus, PSG could be about to steal one of Arsenal’s targets and we look back at the deal that smashed the world transfer record in 1996.

Bohs v Derry and the rest of the draw for the FAI Cup third round

Last 16 fixtures set for weekend of 20/21 August.

Wallabies bring Giteau back for Rugby Championship despite Toulon discontent

Mourad Boudjellal is thought to be unhappy about Test rugby taking his players from Toulon.

Record-setting Nick Easter retires to focus on coaching 'Quins

The number eight had planned to be a player-coach this season, but has opted to concentrate on the new job.

Dublin teenager fulfils dream of carrying the Olympic Torch in Brazil

13-year-old Mark O’Brien from Blackrock ran with the flame last night.

Bastian Schweinsteiger retires from international football

The 2014 World Cup winner has called it a day.

Three changes for Westmeath side to take on Mayo

The midlanders are back in Croke Park on Saturday.

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This man will be doing a skydive without a parachute on live TV

He won’t have a wingsuit either. Luke Aikins will be attempting to land on the ground, on a net.

'Paul Pogba's agent, certainly, isn't worth €25 million'

Former Ireland international Niall Quinn has branded fees being paid to agents such as Mino Raiola as “absurd”.

'I did positive things': Injury-plagued Andy Reid retires from football

The midfielder is moving on from football as he turns 34.

From North Belfast to NYC: Carl Frampton's long road to the top

The Belfast boxer has won Irish amateur, Celtic, Commonwealth and world titles – but Saturday night is his biggest test to date.

'I got very nervous when I was winning at the 2012 Olympics'

Irish sailor Annalise Murphy says she is more equipped to deal with pressurised situations now.

'One of the best goalkeepers ever to don an Ireland shirt' - O'Neill hails retiring Given

The Ireland manager has been speaking about the former number one after he announced the end of his Ireland career.

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Alex Wright

The Cork athlete is one of three Irish race walkers heading to Rio.

The time is now: 5 athletes who are ready to light up the Rio Olympics

Who are the contenders gunning to become the star of Rio 2016?

'I'm sure they will play with great heart, with 7,000 supporters behind them'

KRC Genk boss Peter Maes will bring his side to Cork with a one-goal lead next Thursday evening.

'Clubs have to convince themselves it was not a one-off' - Quinn on Hendrick's Euros brilliance

The former Ireland international says that teams have been in touch to ask him about the Derby midfielder.

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.


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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.

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