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Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Kenny Cunningham says Ireland should forget about Grealish… and BOD agrees

Two ex-Ireland captains have waded into the debate.

Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Can Bale prove doubters wrong? Questions to be answered in the Champions League semis

Bayern Munich trail Barcelona while Juventus hold a slender lead over Real Madrid ahead of the semi-final second legs.

Monday 11 May, 2015

Why Martin O’Neill needs to swallow his pride and call up Jack Grealish

The Ireland manager is set to name his squad for next month’s games against England and Scotland, and Aston Villa’s young schemer should be in there.

Bray announce Croly as their new manager on a long-term deal

The former Shamrock Rovers boss was unveiled by the club at a press conference this afternoon.

Sunday 10 May, 2015

QUIZ: Can you guess these League of Ireland clubs by their 90s shirt sponsors?

We had forgotten how many drinks companies were on jerseys back then.

Ireland’s U17s have it all do to progress to the knockout stages after today’s result

Tom Mohan’s side lost 2-0 to Italy at the Uefa European Championships in Bulgaria.

Sergio Aguero is out of sight as the Premier League’s top scorer after his latest hat-trick

‘El Kun’ is out on his own with 25 league goal thanks to three against QPR this afternoon.

GPA assisting Gaelic footballer after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs

The player is under investigation by the Irish Sports Council after the failed test.

There were 2 brutal knockouts last night, while Matthew Macklin got back to winning ways Fight Night This post contains videos

There were 2 brutal knockouts last night, while Matthew Macklin got back to winning ways

James Kirkland and Raphael Zumbano Love were on the receiving end of devastating TKOs.

Obsessed with a fictional Football Manager striker: The week’s best sportswriting

There’s also the story behind an iconic sports pic and how Bill Simmons fell out with ESPN.

Saturday 9 May, 2015

Barcelona’s Pedro shows it’s not all about MSN with terrific over-head kick

Neymar had opened the scoring for Barca, who defeated David Moyes’ Real Sociedad 2-0.

What happens when Pepe Reina tries to be a sweeper keeper like Manuel Neuer

The Bayern Munich number one was due a rest today, but his back-up has messed that right up.

Friday 8 May, 2015

100,000 people will get up ridiculously early to walk and run for a great cause tomorrow

The Darkness Into Light event takes place in 80 venues around Ireland and the world on Saturday morning.

10 ways to live your life like birthday boy Jack Charlton

Big Jack turns 80 today.

An Arsenal legend is fronting a €200m takeover bid of Aston Villa

Tony Adams is part of a group aiming to take control of the club from Randy Lerner.

Thursday 7 May, 2015

Bray are without a manager as Maciej asks for ‘time out to reflect’

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division club has thanked the Polish coach for this services.

Fine start to the European Championships for Ireland U17s as Dutch left frustrated

Tom Mohan’s men began the tournament with a 0-0 draw against the Dutch in Bulgaria.

Ireland ready to take on the continent’s finest at U17s European Championships

Tom Mohan’s team face the Netherlands tomorrow before two more difficult games against Italy and England.

Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Olympic gold medallist pulls his daughter’s tooth out… by tying it to a javelin Alternative Use This post contains videos

We’ll Leave It There So: Strike in Spanish football, McIlroy v Scholes & Neville and today’s sport

The GPA have backed a Yes vote in the marriage referendum, while Gareth Bale’s agent hits out at Roy Keane.

Ian Harte and his sweet left peg won’t be back in the Premier League with Bournemouth

Cherries manager Eddie Howe has praised the former Ireland international for his ‘outstanding service’ after he was released today.

Tuesday 5 May, 2015

A lad in a Kerry jersey turned up in one of the most random places last night

There were some outrageous costumes at the Met Ball in New York. And then there was a green and gold O’Neill’s shirt.

Someone tell Eric Abidal he has got his ex-Man United strikers mixed up

Andy Cole won’t be too pleased with this.

We’ll Leave It There So: Jimmy’s analysing matches, a Cork star retires and today’s sport

Meanwhile, Conor McGregor and his team-mates move into a new pad in Las Vegas while Luke Fitzgerald has had shoulder surgery.

Sorry, what? Phil Jones ranked as the best young defender in Europe

Even the biggest Manchester United fans will be surprised to read the results of a new study.

David Meyler shows off his war wounds after suffering gruesome eye injury

The Ireland international needed stitches after being caught in the face by Laurent Koscielny’s boot.

Sunday 3 May, 2015

A real life Forrest Gump will finish running the length of Britain today

Sean Conway’s incredible journey ends in Cornwall later.

Saturday 2 May, 2015

Vardy to prove the hero in Foxes’ great escape and 5 Premier League bets to consider

We’re also backing Chelsea to clinch the title and plenty of goals in Spurs v Man City.

Friday 1 May, 2015

Here’s what you need to know if you’re planning to watch Mayweather v Pacquiao

What are your plans for this weekend’s highly-anticipated fight? We want to know.

Paulie is how old? New website guesses Irish sports stars’ ages… and gets some very wrong

How Old Do I Look has become popular this week but these results suggest it still needs a bit of work.

Thursday 30 April, 2015

QUIZ: Who should you be cheering for… Mayweather or Pacquiao?

Still undecided about which fighter to cheer for this weekend? Let us help you choose.

Clare Balding immediately regrets asking Chris Eubank about his philosophy on life Say What? This post contains videos

Clare Balding immediately regrets asking Chris Eubank about his philosophy on life

Harry Redknapp looked pretty miffed at the long-winded answer too.

Mark Pollock: Get involved and help in the quest to find a cure for paralysis

The inspirational adventurer explains why he is an ambassador for this weekend’s Wings for Life World Run.

Wednesday 29 April, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: O’Leary has reason to be happy, UFC champ stripped of title and today’s sport

An Ireland and Leinster hooker’s season appears to be over while Ireland’s cricketers have a new head coach.

Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Marty jumping for joy, McCoy begins life out of the saddle and Mullins off to a flyer at Punchestown

Douvan, Felix Yonger and Valseur Lido were the first Grade One winners on the opening day of this year’s festival.

As it happened: Hull City v Liverpool, Premier League

The Reds needed a win against the relegation-threatened Tigers if were to keep their slim hopes of Champions League qualification alive.

Monday 27 April, 2015

FAI announces summer game with Northern Ireland… but you won’t be able to watch it

The Boys in Green will face Michael O’Neill’s men behind closed doors on 4 June.

‘I threw it for a laugh’ – St Mirren captain spears team-mate with a spiked pole

Steven Thompson admits he is ‘mortified’ after leaving a one centimetre puncture in the thigh of John McGinn.

Sunday 26 April, 2015

As it happened: Everton v Manchester United, Premier League

United could have overtaken Arsenal with an away win but they did not have it easy against Roberto Martinez and his team.

Chelsea dominate the Premier League Team of the Year

Cesc Fabregas has missed out, however. What do you make of the selections?