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Tuesday 27 January, 2015

‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Rodgers keen on Barca’s German keeper

There’s also the latest on Andre Schurrle, Darren Fletcher and a potential striker for Arsenal.

Dubliner Mark Yeates: Mourinho’s visit to our dressing room shows the class of the man

The Bradford City midfielder believes Premier League opponents won’t fancy playing on their pitch.

Monday 26 January, 2015

8 of the best bits from the new Conor McGregor documentary

The first of six episodes aired on RTÉ 2 tonight.

Arsenal, Man United and Liverpool all avoid each other in FA Cup fifth round draw

The holders face Middlesbrough while Liverpool will meet Crystal Palace and Man United are away to Preston or Sheffield United if they both come through their replays.

Senator Catherine Noone now backing MMA to be recognised by Irish Sports Council

The Fine Gael senator was speaking at an injury prevention event at the Royal College of Surgeons over the weekend.

Look away now if you don’t want to know who won last night’s Royal Rumble Spoiler Alert This post contains videos

Look away now if you don’t want to know who won last night’s Royal Rumble

If you chose bed over staying up late and haven’t recorded it to watch later, however, step right this way.

Phil Neville jokes that he would ‘two-foot’ Rosicky for no-look pass Tongue In Cheek This post contains videos

Phil Neville jokes that he would ‘two-foot’ Rosicky for no-look pass

The Match of the Day pundit has received some criticism for comments made last night.

Saturday 24 January, 2015

Wilfried Bony lights up the African Cup of Nations with ‘elastico’ nutmeg Chewing Gum Boots This post contains videos

Wilfried Bony lights up the African Cup of Nations with ‘elastico’ nutmeg

The Ivory Coast striker’s marker won’t enjoy watching this back.

Byrne hasn’t given up hope of breaking LOI all-time goalscoring record

The 36-year-old Bohemians striker is hoping to be a positive influence in the dressing room this season.

Friday 23 January, 2015

‘I bet Heskey and Gudjohnsen never thought they’d play at Anfield again’ – Ruddock

Bolton Wanderers are bringing an experienced strike duo to Anfield for tomorrow’s FA Cup fourth round tie.

Thursday 22 January, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Schmidt names 46-man Six Nations squad and today’s sport

Real Madrid have also signed a Norwegian teenage prodigy while the NFL’s ‘deflategate’ rumbles on.

Ukrainian player banned for using his phone in the middle of a match Put It Away This post contains videos

Ukrainian player banned for using his phone in the middle of a match

You wouldn’t see this type of messing down the park on a Sunday morning.

‘We don’t have huge money to throw around but there’s still good value out there’

New Bohemian manager Keith Long says he didn’t have to be asked twice to take over from Owen Heary.

Wednesday 21 January, 2015

‘He’s got two arms and two legs so he can be beaten’ – Joseph Duffy on McGregor

The Donegal lightweight has praised his former opponent but added that he is ‘only human’.

Tuesday 20 January, 2015

As it happened: Liverpool v Chelsea, Capital One Cup semi-final first leg

All eyes were on Merseyside, where Brendan Rodgers and Jose Mourinho faced off this evening.

Gervinho slaps opponent in uninspiring start for Ivory Coast’s ‘golden generation’ Underachievers This post contains videos

Gervinho slaps opponent in uninspiring start for Ivory Coast’s ‘golden generation’

The Elephants had to settle for a point against Guinea in their opening AFCON group game after going down to ten men.

Grealish wants to be ‘happy playing football again’ as speculation about loan move mounts

The 19-year-old Aston Villa winger has been linked with Nottingham Forest and Wolves in recent weeks.

Watch the new trailer for RTÉ 2′s six-part Conor McGregor documentary Reality Bites This post contains videos

Monday 19 January, 2015

Cork teenager Annalise Murphy pulls off brilliant half court shot From Downtown This post contains videos

Cork teenager Annalise Murphy pulls off brilliant half court shot

The crowd at Neptune Stadium can’t believe their eyes.

Peter Schmeichel and Oliver Kahn meet up to relive the 1999 Champions League final Memory Lane This post contains videos

Peter Schmeichel and Oliver Kahn meet up to relive the 1999 Champions League final

‘I think you should have called for that,’ the Dane says to his former rival.

‘I thought I won the fight clearly’ – Pendred in no doubt after contentious call

The SBG fighter says he is constantly improving after earning his third UFC victory.

‘I’m going to hand him my spit bucket and have him spit shine the belt’ Title Shot This post contains videos

‘I’m going to hand him my spit bucket and have him spit shine the belt’

We’re already looking forward to McGregor v Aldo.

‘Go joker, go… Make me laugh’ – Champion Aldo’s message for McGregor

The Brazilian featherweight is at UFC Boston tonight.

Saturday 17 January, 2015

5 things to watch out for in this weekend’s Premier League matches

Aguero v Sanchez, Harry Redknapp under pressure and the returning Jermain Defoe comes up against Spurs.

Friday 16 January, 2015

Munster Council sets aside €3.75m for the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh

The announcement was made as part of a €6.25m package unveiled last night.

‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Spurs chasing Italian striker Zaza, Lucas staying at Liverpool

There’s also the latest rumours on who Manchester United and Arsenal may or may not be buying this month.

Rory McIlroy has only gone and bagged first professional hole-in-one in Abu Dhabi Boom! This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy has only gone and bagged first professional hole-in-one in Abu Dhabi

The world number one holed on the 15th during this morning’s second round.

Thursday 15 January, 2015

They may have been relegated, but UCD are on course to qualify for the Europa League

The Students are in line to play in Europe next season thanks to Ireland’s position in the UEFA Respect Fair Play League.

We’ll Leave It There So: Jamie Heaslip is Benjamin Button, Liam Miller and today’s sport

We’ve also got a dancing Miguel Angel Jimenez and Ronnie O’Sullivan breaking more records.

‘I didn’t want to go into pre-season not knowing where I’d end it’ – Patterson quits Derry

One of the Premier Division’s best goalscorers is a free agent after cutting ties with the Candystripes.

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Tim Cahill’s son calls for a pass from the stand, he accepts the challenge Don't Move This post contains videos

Tim Cahill’s son calls for a pass from the stand, he accepts the challenge

Watch the Australian international show just how accurate he can be with the ball.

The only thing better than this Miguel Angel Jimenez hole-in-one is his celebratory dance Legend This post contains videos

Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Senator who called for UFC to be banned in Ireland admits she ‘jumped the gun’

Catherine Noone has done a U-turn on comments made in the media this morning.

High school footballer scores from outrageous somersault and long throw-in combo Wowza This post contains videos

James McGee progresses in Australian Open qualifying

The Dubliner is through to the second round after victory over Slovakia’s Nobert Gombos.

‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Sunderland swapping Altidore plus cash for Defoe

The Black Cats are close to a deal worth €18m. Is the 32-year-old former England striker really worth that?

Sligo Rovers could have done with Mr Plow at this morning’s pre-season training

Manager Owen Heary and his players got the shovels out so the first session back could go ahead.

Monday 12 January, 2015

Roche receives 1.1m votes but loses out to Rodriguez for Fifa Puskas Award

The striker’s goal finished runner-up to the Colombian at this evening’s Ballon d’Or ceremony.