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Today’s News

Starstruck Conlan hoping to light up the undercard down under

The Belfast boxer is fighting in Australia this weekend.

Ronaldo leaves Confederations Cup after the birth of twin boys

The Portugal forward will miss Sunday’s third-place playoff.

Irish striker among Arsenal's first year scholar intake for next season

Jordan McEneff makes the step up from schoolboy level.

Hansen takes fire at NZ media as he calls for end to Gatland 'ridicule'

The All Blacks boss stated his respect for his Lions counterpart.

Quiz: Test your knowledge of League of Ireland clubs in Europe

Another European campaign for Irish sides begins this evening.

Irish football boss would be open to exploring the idea of 'fit and proper' tests for club owners

FAI director of competitions Fran Gavin says they are close to completing their investigation into Athlone Town.

'I know what I’d give but I’d be slightly biased' - Delaney calls for leniency from Fifa

The FAI has made its submission to world football’s governing body over comments made by Martin O’Neill and James McClean.

'It was a tough call' - O'Mahony goes from captain to out of the Lions' Test 23

The Munster man has been left out of the second Test squad.

How the rising tide of Davy Fitzgerald lifts all players

Willie Devereux is an example of the transformative effective the Clare man can have on unheralded players.

Pairing up Sexton and Farrell is a bold call from Warren Gatland

The two playmakers will start alongside each other in the second Test against the All Blacks.

Sexton starts second Test as Lions drop POM for Warburton

The Ireland out-half will team up with Owen Farrell in the starting XV.

'I'd love to go back to Munster but not at this moment' - Holland

The Hurricanes assistant coach has happy memories of Ireland but is learning in New Zealand.

Henshaw set for surgery after being ruled out of Lions tour with North

The Ireland centre looks like he could miss the start of next season.

Yesterday’s News

'Crazy' Sebastian Vettel could face further punishment over Lewis Hamilton collision

The ‘road rage’ in Baku was still stirring heated debate 24 hours after the event.

France prospect completes Manchester United move

Juventus were interested in Aliou Badara Traore until the last minute, but Jose Mourinho has finally managed to tie down his man.

Chelsea defender set for €23m move to Bournemouth

The Cherries have beaten a host of clubs to re-sign the young Netherlands defender Nathan Ake.

McEnroe regrets Serena 'Number 700 on men's tour' remark

Three days after his comments to National Public Radio were aired, the saga appeared to finally end.

Out-of-favour Man City star the hero as Chile secure final spot with rare 3-0 shootout win Clean Sheet This post contains videos

Out-of-favour Man City star the hero as Chile secure final spot with rare 3-0 shootout win

Claudio Bravo saved all three penalties from Portugal’s Ricardo Quaresma, Joao Moutinho and Nani.

Clare defeat Limerick to secure place in Munster Minor final

It was a tense, thrilling derby encounter throughout as what the game lacked in quality, it more than made up for in sheer commitment.

Joy as Irish teen wins gold medal at European Junior Championships

Mona McSharry claimed victory in the 50m Breaststroke final in Israel earlier today.

Champions Galway on course to retain title after overcoming Roscommon

Meanwhile, Sligo beat Leitrim 3-12 to 3-7 to set up a clash in the final against the Tribesmen.

Lance Armstrong blasts Tour de France over Jan Ullrich snub

The ex-cyclist is not happy with the omission of the German former champion from proceedings.

Former England international and 2011 Player of the Year retires

Scott Parker is ending an illustrious career in football.

McGee's bid to reach Wimbledon dreamland falls short

The 30-year-old was beaten by his Russian opponent this evening.

Ex-Celtic player apologises for inaccurate claims about Linfield

Joe Miller has retracted remarks he made about the Northern Irish club.

Steph Curry to play in professional golf tournament

The two-time MVP has received a sponsor’s invite for the Ellie Mae Classic.

Selection Box - What choices face Kerry and Cork when picking their Munster final teams?

Plenty for Éamonn Fitzmaurice and Peadar Healy to ponder.

All Blacks make two changes for second Lions Test

Ryan Crotty and Ben Smith miss out through injury.

Jon Walters' future remains up in the air as Stoke 'angrily' react to Burnley's bid

The Ireland striker is out of contract at Stoke next summer and is wanted by Burnley.

Away goal essential as Cork City aim to nullify on-loan Middlesbrough striker

The Premier Division leaders open their Europa League campaign tomorrow in Estonia.

From Hillsborough disaster: The almost three-decade journey to justice Hillsborough

Hillsborough disaster: The almost three-decade journey to justice

The Crown Prosecution Service confirmed today that six people will be charged over the 1989 disaster.

Quiz: Can you recognise these Leinster senior hurling winning captains?

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

Highly-rated teenager turns down Premier League offers to sign new Fulham deal

Ryan Sessegnon was being tracked by Man United, Liverpool and Tottenham among other top-flight clubs.

For the first time ever, you can buy an Ireland women's rugby jersey

This is the jersey Ireland will wear during next month’s World Cup.

Injury blow for Dublin hurlers ahead of All-Ireland qualifier with Laois

Oisin Gough joins Darragh O’Connell and Cian Boland in the treatment room.

'I don't play for money': Man City target Dani Alves announces he's leaving Juventus

The Brazilian defender is expected to move to England.

'I don't think he's worth £60m' - Former Liverpool defender expresses doubts over Van Dijk

Steve Nicol: “Can he do it at one of the big boys? I don’t know.”

Mixed views over Munster hurling change, happy with Semple choice and fingers crossed for McInerney

Donal Moloney and the Clare players are gearing up for Sunday week.

'It isn't true' - No negotiations with United over Morata according to Real president

A move for the striker from Real Madrid to Manchester United is seemingly no closer to being finalised.

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