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Saturday 5 March, 2016

As it happened: Tottenham v Arsenal, Premier League

The most significant North London derby in recent memory was the lunchtime kick-off at White Hart Lane.

Ireland star McCabe bags injury-time equaliser against Italy with superb individual goal IMPACT SUB This post contains videos

Ireland star McCabe bags injury-time equaliser against Italy with superb individual goal

What a way to score your first international goal.

The biggest North London derby in years and the weekend’s other Premier League talking points

Elsewhere, Liverpool attempt to pick up a third straight league win and Man United head to The Hawthorns.

Friday 4 March, 2016

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines over the past seven days?

The League of Ireland is back and here are 8 questions to be answered this season

The SSE Airtricity League Premier and First Divisions kick off around the country tonight.

Where are the best places to watch McGregor v Diaz at UFC 196 in Ireland?

There are several viewing parties taking place if you’re looking to go out for this weekend’s big MMA event.

Ireland U21 and Everton striker suffers leg break in ‘freak accident’

Sam Byrne has undergone surgery after the training ground injury.

Roscommon forced to give up home advantage as league clash moved to Longford

Sunday’s Division 1 fixture with Down has been switched from Dr Hyde Park to Pearse Park.

Thursday 3 March, 2016

Breakdown of €475,500 prize money for League of Ireland clubs revealed

The FAI has released a statement detailing just how much each team is in line to earn this season.

Ireland jump to 29th in the Fifa world rankings

Michael O’Neill’s Northern Ireland remain one place ahead of his namesake’s team.

11-year-old hits a hole-in-one in front of Tiger Woods on inaugural tee shot at his new course Cool As You Like This post contains videos

Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Chelsea youngster Kenedy rifles home the quickest Premier League goal of the season

The Brazilian’s strike against Norwich arrived after just 39 seconds at Carrow Road.

Worry for Ireland as Long, O’Shea and Arter all pick up injuries

Martin O’Neill will be keen to find out the extent of the fitness issues.

Conor McGregor brings fan close to tears after surprise visit to LA apartment Class Act This post contains videos

Conor McGregor brings fan close to tears after surprise visit to LA apartment

“I’m blown away this,” says the UFC featherweight champion after spotting a cardboard cut-out of himself surrounded by tricolours.

We’ll Leave It There So: Irish stars set for Six Nations return and all today’s sport

There’s midweek Premier League games and we take a trip to a top trainer’s yard ahead of Cheltenham.

All the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division transfers that have taken place in the close season

There are just three days until the league gets underway.

Monday 29 February, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: A lovely gesture from Liam Brady and all today’s sport

There were also updates on injuries of a number of Ireland rugby internationals, while Cork senior football manager is left shell-shocked after their defeat to Roscommon.

Check out the new League of Ireland kits released for the 2016 season

Several SSE Airtricity League Premier Division clubs have unveiled new jerseys ahead of this week’s league opener.

We’re less than a week out and the UFC have just released a new promo for McGregor v Diaz We're Pumped This post contains videos

We’re less than a week out and the UFC have just released a new promo for McGregor v Diaz

With a replacement fighter secured, it’s all systems go for UFC 196′s main event.

Sunday 28 February, 2016

As it happened: Liverpool v Manchester City, Capital One Cup final Minute-by-Minute This post contains a poll

As it happened: Liverpool v Manchester City, Capital One Cup final

It was over to Wembley Stadium, where Jurgen Klopp was looking to win his first piece of silverware as Reds boss.

Simon Mignolet has just made another high profile howler Liability This post contains videos

Simon Mignolet has just made another high profile howler

The Liverpool goalkeeper allowed Fernandinho’s shot under his body in the Capital One Cup final.

Saturday 27 February, 2016

‘You can never get tired of winning trophies’ – Kenny out for more silverware at Turner’s Cross

Last year’s double winners are in action against nearest rivals Cork City later today.

‘This is the strongest squad since I’ve been here’ – Cork to ‘lay down a marker’ in President’s Cup

We speak to John Dunleavy as Turner’s Cross hosts the League of Ireland’s top two clubs in the season opener this afternoon.

Thursday 25 February, 2016

As it happened: Manchester Utd v FC Midtjylland, Europa League last 32 second leg

Louis van Gaal’s side need to overturn a 2-1 first leg defeat at Old Trafford tonight if they are to stay in the competition.

We’ll Leave It There So: Debuts for Ireland, GPA oppose ‘B’ championship and today’s sport

There was also first 147 for Fergal O’Brien and Liverpool and Man United both in Europa League action.

Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Collingwood Cup holders UCC sent packing by Maynooth after penalty shootout

UCD, UL and Trinity make up this year’s semi-finals.

Cash boost for the League of Ireland as FAI increase prize money by 50%

The welcome news was announced at the SSE Airtricity League launch in Dublin today.

Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Messi double effectively resigns Arsenal to another last-16 European exit

Reigning champions Barcelona picked up a 2-0 win tonight.

As it happened: Arsenal v Barcelona, Champions League last-16

The European champions were in north London to face the Gunners in tonight’s first leg.

‘Scandalous!’ – Clear goal not given as Chelsea knock Valencia out of U19 Champions League Ghost Goal This post contains videos

‘Scandalous!’ – Clear goal not given as Chelsea knock Valencia out of U19 Champions League

Gary Neville says he can’t believe what he has just seen.

3 alternative fights for McGregor now dos Anjos has pulled out of UFC 196

Who could step in to face the featherweight champion on 5 March?

Sunday 21 February, 2016

‘I grew up watching Robbie Keane in the World Cup so playing for Ireland is the ultimate goal’

Blackburn Rovers midfielder Darragh Lenihan will be hoping to impress further when they take on West Ham in the FA Cup fifth round today.

How pro golfers love Happy Gilmore as much as us and all the week’s best sportswriting

We’ve also got articles on Conor McGregor’s welterweight ambitions and how football has helped refugees in Calais.

Saturday 20 February, 2016

Katie Taylor claims second win in as many nights against old foe Underwood

The world number one faced the former Pan American champion in Tralee.

Ronnie O’Sullivan shows why he’s a cut above the rest with this outrageous plant Out Of This World This post contains videos

Ronnie O’Sullivan shows why he’s a cut above the rest with this outrageous plant

The Rocket booked his place in the Welsh Open tonight.

Man-of-the-match and a goal… Can Anthony Pilkington make a late surge for Euro 2016?

The winger was superb for Cardiff City as they got the better of Brighton.

Irish trio on the scoresheet as Derby end winless run with late comeback

Jeff Hendrick, Alan Judge and Cyrus Christie were among the goals at Griffin Park.

Paul McShane scores his first FA Cup goal in 9 years as Reading cause an upset Captain Fantastic This post contains videos

Paul McShane scores his first FA Cup goal in 9 years as Reading cause an upset

The Reading skipper headed home an equaliser against West Brom in a 3-1 win at the Madejski Stadium.

Kerry stick with winning team, Limerick make 2 changes for hurling league clash

The Division 1B sides meet in Killarney on Sunday.