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Sunday 20 September, 2015

‘We want the game to keep going’ – Ireland’s Schmidt on TMO use at RWC

Ireland’s head coach has mixed feelings about the greater influence that video officals are having at the World Cup.

One of SBG’s newest fighters won with a devastating head kick at the 3 Arena last night Irish MMA This post contains videos

One of SBG’s newest fighters won with a devastating head kick at the 3 Arena last night

Coach John Kavanagh was there to see Paul Byrne earn a first round TKO at Bamma 22 in Dublin.

Saturday 19 September, 2015

Ireland’s Jack Byrne makes long-awaited competitive debut in Holland

The Manchester City midfielder featured for SC Cambuur against FC Twente.

Man City’s perfect start to the season has been ended

West Ham earned an excellent 2-1 win at the Etihad.

Spurs winger’s Irish girlfriend hilariously confuses Football Manager with real life

Hazel O’Sullivan has obviously never spent days sat in front of a laptop leading Scunthorpe to Champions League glory.

‘He was probably never quite the same referee again. It changed him as a man’

Howard Webb believes fellow referee Martin Hansson has struggled to deal with making the wrong call during Ireland’s 2010 World Cup play-off against France.

Who was the hardest Irishman for this ex-Premier League referee to deal with?

Former top official Howard Webb has given us a run-down on past encounters with Keanes Roy and Robbie, Martin O’Neil and Mick McCarthy.

Thursday 17 September, 2015

POLL: Will Ireland qualify for Euro 2016? Road To France This post contains a poll

POLL: Will Ireland qualify for Euro 2016?

Martin O’Neill names his squad for the make-or-break qualifiers against Germany and Poland this afternoon.

Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Newcastle make fun of Mitrovic’s appalling disciplinary record with brilliant birthday wish

The Magpies striker, in the middle of a three-match suspension, turns 21 today.

No Thursday nights, Channel 5 (ITV or TV3) for Liverpool or Celtic this season

BT Sport and Setanta are the only places you’ll be able to watch the Reds and the Hoops in Europe.

Tuesday 15 September, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Hurling at Fenway, Man United star’s horror injury and today’s sport

There’s also more build-up to the Rugby World Cup and news on the British Army GAA team.

Man City can catch Juve on the hop and our Champions League talking points

The Premier League leaders and Man United are in action tonight, while Chelsea, Arsenal and holders Barcelona get going tomorrow evening.

Monday 14 September, 2015

Cork’s All-Ireland winning camogie team pay a visit to children at Crumlin Hospital

The Rebels claimed the O’Duffy Cup with a win over Galway at Croke Park yesterday.

Champions League returns tomorrow night but where will you be able to watch it?

BT Sport have joined the party in place of Sky Sports and ITV, but old reliables RTÉ and TV3 remain.

Ireland U21 striker does his best Zidane impression, leaves 3 opponents for dead Skillz This post contains videos

Ireland U21 striker does his best Zidane impression, leaves 3 opponents for dead

Notts County’s Graham Burke dazzled with some fancy footwork over the weekend.

Bolton close to naming one of Martin O’Neill’s coaches as their assistant manager

In case you’re wondering, it’s not Roy Keane.

Sunday 13 September, 2015

Is the title already beyond Chelsea and 5 thoughts from this weekend’s Premier League

Also, Man United have bragging rights over Liverpool, Leicester still unbeaten and Wes Hoolahan is flying at Norwich.

Birthday boy Grealish bags first Villa goal with a beautiful strike

The Ireland U21 international opened the scoring against Leicester City.

Here’s everything you need to know about the latest player Ireland are chasing

Arsenal midfielder Dan Crowley is believed to be on Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane’s radar.

Saturday 12 September, 2015

‘The biggest derby in the league’ and this weekend’s Premier League talking points

Liverpool travel 30-odd miles to Old Trafford, second-placed Crystal Palace entertain the league leaders and Chelsea are at Goodison.

Hargreaves: Schweinsteiger asked me for my boots but I didn’t know who he was

Having grown up together at Bayern Munich, Owen Hargreaves has backed his former team-mate after making a similar move to the Premier League.

Friday 11 September, 2015

Incredible turnaround as De Gea signs new 4-year deal at Man United

The Spanish goalkeeper is now in line to start against Liverpool tomorrow evening.

Gerrard would have stayed at Liverpool if he’d been offered coaching role

The LA Galaxy midfielder is disappointed he wasn’t given the chance to learn his trade under Brendan Rodgers.

Thursday 10 September, 2015

Ferdinand defends under-fire Woodward for ‘having balls’, points the blame at Van Gaal’s system

The ex-Manchester United stalwart doesn’t see his old club competing for the Premier League or the Champions League this season.

‘Benteke should be able to pick Blind up and run around with him on his shoulders’

Rio Ferdinand has predicted a difficult day for the Manchester United defender against Liverpool on Saturday.

Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Goal and assist for West Ham’s Josh Cullen on his competitive debut for Ireland U21s

Captain Tommie Hoban opened the scoring for Noel King’s men in the 2-0 win over Andorra.

Scottish FA apologises after disabled fans blocked from watching Germany qualifier

The supporters have been promised a full refund due to the mix-up at Hampden Park.

‘I hear the phrase ‘best fans in the world’ and cringe every time’ – Sadlier

The RTÉ pundit was commenting on the low attendance for Ireland’s win over Georgia at the Aviva Stadium last night.

Monday 7 September, 2015

‘He must have been watching videos of me from years ago!’ – O’Shea on Hendrick’s match-winning run

The Ireland defender is already looking forward to facing Germany in Dublin next month.

Seamus Coleman returns to the starting XI as Ireland entertain Georgia

The Donegal man is back in an otherwise unchanged side for tonight’s Euro 2016 qualifier.

As it happened: Ireland v Georgia, Euro 2016 qualifier

After Friday’s win in Faro, Martin O’Neill’s men hosted Group D opponents Georgia at Lansdowne Road.

The class new Football Manager features mean you’re likely to spend even more time playing

There was some big news regarding the popular computer game this afternoon.

Friday 4 September, 2015

Georgia can give Ireland’s qualification hopes a massive boost this evening

Kakhaber Tskhadadze’s side take on Scotland in Tbilisi at 5pm.

Thursday 3 September, 2015

Holland in disarray but Iceland on the verge of qualification after historic win in Amsterdam

It wasn’t a happy start to life in charge of The Oranje for Danny Blind.

Fellaini, Hazard and Man City new boy De Bruyne do the business for Belgium Road To France This post contains videos

Fellaini, Hazard and Man City new boy De Bruyne do the business for Belgium

Edin Dzeko had opened the scoring for Bosnia & Herzegovina but the home side went on to claim a 3-1 win.

Gareth Bale is single-handedly leading Wales to Euro 2016 after scoring another winner Reliant This post contains videos

Gareth Bale is single-handedly leading Wales to Euro 2016 after scoring another winner

The Real Madrid star bagged the only goal of the game as Chris Coleman’s side cemented their place at the top of Group B.

Bayern Munich make wonderful gesture by establishing refugee ‘training camp’

The Bundesliga giants will provide language lessons, food and football as well as donating €1 million raised by a charity match.

Wednesday 2 September, 2015

‘We’re hoping other teams might slip up but we’ve got to do our own job’ – Keane

Ireland’s number two has called for an assured performance against minnows Gibraltar on Friday night.

Chelsea now have a whopping 33 players out on loan around Europe

You could field three full teams from the list.

Aaron Lennon turns that frown upside down on his return to Everton

The winger couldn’t hide his joy after joining the club for the second consecutive deadline day.