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Friday 18 August, 2017

'I was thinking ‘Why did I leave?’ because underneath it all I’m a Sligo man'

Sligo Rovers’ favourite son Raffaele Cretaro chats to us about his beginnings in football and the battle to beat the drop this season.

Everton and Hajduk Split in hot water with Uefa after crowd trouble mars Europa League play-off Ugly Scenes This post contains videos

Everton and Hajduk Split in hot water with Uefa after crowd trouble mars Europa League play-off

Uefa has announced that it has opened disciplinary proceedings into the incident at Goodison Park last night.

Spurs agree £28m deal for Sanchez, Everton open to Costa loan and today's transfer gossip

Arsenal are getting rid of Gabriel, while AC Milan looks set to add another striker.

Thursday 17 August, 2017

'There was a hatred between the managers' - Keane, Dalglish and Henry relive 25 years of the Premier League Old Rivalries This post contains videos

'There was a hatred between the managers' - Keane, Dalglish and Henry relive 25 years of the Premier League

The legendary trio talk Alex Ferguson, Arsene Wenger, the rivalry between Man United and Arsenal and some of their best memories.

Leinster centre set for surgery on ACL injury, Wallabies international handed debut

Tom Daly did the damage during last weekend’s pre-season game against Perpignan.

Marco Asensio's stunning strike against Barca further proves what a special talent he is World Class This post contains videos

Ireland's Shane Duffy rewarded for his performances in a Brighton shirt

The Premier League newcomers have tied the big defender down until 2021.

Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Leeds boss praises Irish youngster after first Championship start despite unfortunate leg break One For The Future This post contains videos

Leeds boss praises Irish youngster after first Championship start despite unfortunate leg break

Galway native Conor Shaughnessy played 90 minutes at centre-half during last night’s draw with Fulham.

Irish golfer Maguire named the world's best amateur for third consecutive year

The Cavan woman has again won the Mark H McCormack Medal.

Burnley want to add Shane Long to their Irish contingent and today's transfer gossip

Meanwhile, Tottenham are after a PSG full-back and Ajax’s Colombian centre-half.

Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Waterford's Austin Gleeson cleared to play in the All-Ireland hurling final

Referee James Owens told the CCCC that he is satisfied with how he officiated Sunday’s game between Waterford and Cork.

Ireland's striker options boosted as Scott Hogan finally declares his allegiance

The Aston Villa hitman has informed Martin O’Neill that he is interested in lining out for the Boys in Green.

Monday 14 August, 2017

'It’s not an easy step up' - Ireland boss suggests Maguire has work to do after first call-up

The 23-year-old striker was named in Martin O’Neill’s provisional squad this afternoon.

Shamrock Rovers sign Scotland U21 midfielder King

The former Norwich City midfielder has bolstered Hoops boss Stephen Bradley’s options.

Cillian Sheridan has started this season in the same goalscoring form he finished last CAll Him Up This post contains videos

Cillian Sheridan has started this season in the same goalscoring form he finished last

The Cavan striker scored his third goal in as many games in yesterday’s win.

Sunday 13 August, 2017

'Pat hands me the phone and it was Kenny Dalglish. He goes ‘We really want you to sign’'

Eddie Gormley tells us all about his time in England, returning to the League of Ireland and falling into management.

Ireland's white New Balance away kit has just been launched

The Boys in Green will wear the strip on their travels as they chase a spot at next year’s World Cup finals.

Friday 11 August, 2017

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Thursday 10 August, 2017

Estonian side that lost to Cork City score after 14 seconds... without even touching the ball Facepalm This post contains videos

Wednesday 9 August, 2017

4 Irish players we've got high hopes for at Premier League clubs

Sean Scannell of newly-promoted Huddersfield Town and Burnley defender Kevin Long both feature.

Huge boost for Dundalk as Stephen Kenny puts pen to paper on a new deal

The Dubliner has signed up with the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division champions until the end of 2020.

Celtic's youngest-ever captain hits 45-yard wonder-goal Unstoppable This post contains videos

Celtic's youngest-ever captain hits 45-yard wonder-goal

20-year-old Kieran Tierney struck a sensational long-range effort in last night’s 5-0 win over Kilmarnock.

Jaap Stam heaps more praise on Liam Kelly after two stunning goals for Reading Irish Eye This post contains videos

Jaap Stam heaps more praise on Liam Kelly after two stunning goals for Reading

The Ireland U21 international bagged a brace as the Royals beat Gillingham in the League Cup last night.

Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Here's a first look at the new Leinster rugby home jersey

The latest shirt features a checkered design.

Sneijder joins Balotelli in France, Saints line up Van Dijk replacement and today's transfer news

Elsewhere, Brighton make a club record signing with the capture of PSV Eindoven midfielder Davy Propper.

Helen Chamberlain to be replaced by Jimmy Bullard after 22 years on Soccer AM

It has been announced that the 50-year-old is leaving the Sky Sports show.

Sunday 6 August, 2017

How to write GAA articles like Jim McGuinness and the week's best sportswriting

Also, an Olympian’s struggles with retirement and has football in London lost its soul?

'All I could think about was football and how crap I had played. It was consuming everything'

Former Celtic youth product and Ireland U21 striker Diarmuid O’Caroll fell out of love with the game before discovering his real passion.

Saturday 5 August, 2017

'I heard Dublin is quite an LFC city. Now I know' - Klopp and the Liverpool players stay behind to meet Irish fans Giving Something Back This post contains videos

Liverpool make light work of Athletic Bilbao in front of a full house at the Aviva Stadium

Goals from Roberto Firmino, Ben Woodburn and Dominic Solanke saw Jurgen Klopp’s side hand the Basque side a 3-1 defeat.

Friday 4 August, 2017

The Irish signings we're looking forward to seeing in the Championship this season

English football’s second tier gets underway tonight.

Real Madrid to offload Bale to fund €190m Mbappe deal and today's transfer gossip

Elsewhere, an unhappy Arsenal striker wants out.

'It’s nice to be able to say to my girlfriend ‘listen, let’s head out to Florida for a year-and-a-half''

Ex-Dundalk striker Ciaran Kilduff says the opportunity to join Jacksonville Armada was too good to turn down a second time.

Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Irish fans treated to a Man United victory on their Aviva Stadium return

The Premier League club edged out Sampdoria on their first visit to Dublin since 2010.

Burnley's Irish stars combine to score two tasty goals against La Liga opposition Bodes Well This post contains videos

Burnley's Irish stars combine to score two tasty goals against La Liga opposition

Jeff Hendrick provided Robbie Brady with the opener before his international team-mate repaid the favour in a 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo.

Niall Quinn quits role as Sky Sports pundit

The former Ireland striker is stepping away from the job to concentrate on a business opportunity.

'I can sympathise as I'd be up the walls playing at that club' - Gibson's drunken rant was 'naive'

The Ireland and Sunderland midfielder’s former international team-mate Keith Andrews says it’s ‘a shame’ that his career hasn’t gone to plan.

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Ireland's first New Balance home kit has been officially unveiled

The Boys in Green are set to debut the strip next month, but it will be available to buy from 10 August.

Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Trevor Clarke's brother one of two more signings announced by Shamrock Rovers

The Hoops have secured the services of Dean Carpeneter and Darren Clarke from Leinster Senior League club Collinstown.

Ireland winger McCabe heading to Scotland from Arsenal

The Dubliner is joining Glasgow City on loan for the remainder of their season.

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