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Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Today’s News

Shoot-out heartbreak for UCD as their European adventure ends in Norway

The Students were beaten 5-4 on penalties by Molde this evening.

Benfica's 18-year-old goalkeeper breaks Casillas' CL record against Man United

Mile Svilar was named in Luis Filipe Vieira’s starting XI tonight.

Ozil is 'a warrior' for Arsenal but frustrated over lack of signings, says club legend Pires

Ozil is approaching the final six months of his deal at Arsenal.

Injury blow for Scotland as Laidlaw fractures leg in Clermont's Champions Cup opener

The scrum-half will miss next month’s internationals.

The hype is justified in magnificent Man City and more Champions League talking points

Elsewhere, the jury is out on Serge Aurier and Maribor gambled with a high-risk approach and were humiliated.

Yesterday’s News

Germany's most-hated club made some Champions League history tonight

RB Leipzig came out on top against Porto after a frantic first half to move up to second in Group G.

Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare

The Foxes are in the relegation zone after a poor run of form.

Mourinho: A draw against Benfica would be a positive result

“Benfica are much better than CSKA Moscow and Basel,” the Manchester United boss insisted.

Monday 16 October, 2017

McClean features from the bench as Mahrez strikes late leveller

Leicester City and West Bromwich Albion shared the spoils this evening at the King Power Stadium.

'Harry Kane is the complete forward' – Real Madrid boss Zidane an admirer of Spurs talisman

Speculation linking the England star with a move to the European champions is unlikely to go away after the Frenchman’s comments ahead of their Champions League clash.

Toulon-bound Rhys Webb out in the cold as Wales scrap 'Gatland's Law'

Wales’ new selection policy is set to cost the scrum-half his place in the national team.

Kaepernick files collusion grievance against NFL owners

The former 49ers quarterback is still looking for a job.


Klopp: Liverpool cannot win the Premier League playing like Mourinho

The Reds failed to break down an unadventurous Manchester United side to fall back further in the title race, but the manager’s spirits remain high

Lukaku insists he's no flat-track bully

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku believes he is ready to turn around his poor goalscoring record against big clubs.

High-profile injuries continue in NFL as Rodgers hurts collarbone NFL

High-profile injuries continue in NFL as Rodgers hurts collarbone

The Green Bay QB suffered a broken collarbone in the Green Bay Packers’ loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.

Sunday 15 October, 2017

McBrearty and McHugh star as Kilcar claim first title in 24 years

It was Kilcar’s first club championship title since 1993.

Gabbiadini brace earns Southampton a share of the spoils at St Marys'

The Saints were en route to their third defeat in a row before a second half penalty from the Italian drew the sides level.

Breen fires 0-6 from play as Na Piarsaigh wrestle back Limerick hurling title

Na Piarsaigh now advance to play Cork’s Blackrock in the Munster club championship.

Kilkenny champions dumped out as Dicksboro chase first county title in 24 years

The Palmerstown club will face James Stephens in the county final.

Silva hails teammate Kevin De Bruyne as 'one of the best in the world'

De Bruyne has enjoyed some impressive form for City in this campaign.

Big Sam rules out considering 'very tempting' Scotland job

Scotland are looking for a new manager after Gordon Strachan’s departure, but it appears that Allardyce will not be the successor.

Simon Zebo and David Meyler's athletics career - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Paul McGrath and James McClean.

Saturday 14 October, 2017

Paul Dunne in the hunt heading into the final round of the Italian Open

The Greystones golfer is six shots off leader Matt Wallace at Golf Club Milano.

'I was feeling that I need my bench but we had no bench' - Mourinho

The Red Devils boss also had a pop at his Liverpool counterpart after today’s 0-0 draw.

'There's a lot better candidates than myself' – Vieira dismisses links to USA job

Patrick Vieira said he is not the man to fill the void left by Bruce Arena after the United States failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

Friday 13 October, 2017

Push yourself! Here's a simple push day routine for you to follow Fitness This post contains videos

Push yourself! Here's a simple push day routine for you to follow

Five exercises to try in the gym over the weekend.

Philadelphia win again as another Kuechly concussion causes Carolina concern NFL This post contains videos

Philadelphia win again as another Kuechly concussion causes Carolina concern

It’s a third concussion in as many seasons for the Pro Bowl linebacker, who could now face retirement.

Thursday 12 October, 2017

‘We have to fight’ against Manchester United, says Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah

The Egypt international expects a stern test against Jose Mourinho’s men but he wants his side to dig deep for the victory at Anfield.

Pulis dismisses links with Wales job as Coleman ponders his future

Chris Coleman is considering his future as Wales coach after Monday’s costly defeat to Ireland.

Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Irish out-half Ian McKinley gets his first call-up for Italy

The former Leinster player had retired from rugby in 2011 after losing the sight in his left eye.

Ex-Spurs chairman claims Alex Ferguson agreed to take over before move to Man United

Irving Scholar was upset that the Scot shook hands on the deal, but pulled out as his request for a five-year contract was not met.

Poll: Which of the 4 teams would you like to see Ireland face in the play-offs? Road To Russia This post contains a poll

Poll: Which of the 4 teams would you like to see Ireland face in the play-offs?

Croatia, Denmark, Italy or Switzerland will stand between Ireland and the 2018 World Cup.

UFC star loses Olympic gold medal in California wildfires

Henry Cejudo says he will be fit for UFC 218 after suffering minor burns while escaping his home.


Planning to run a 5k over the winter? Here are 10 training tips from two experts

John O’Regan and Mark Pollock on what to do and what not to do during your training weeks.

Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Rhys Webb signs three-year deal with Toulon, but he'll still be available to play for Wales

The Lions scrum-half last week announced he was leaving Ospreys next season.

Monday 9 October, 2017

Clubs hover as Bayern Munich admit James Rodriguez is in 'a very difficult situation'

Jupp Heynckes has responded to rumours about the Colombian.

Souness: I rejected chance to sign Schmeichel and Cantona for Liverpool

What might have been at Anfield?

Sunday 8 October, 2017

Here are the Dublin and Kilkenny senior hurling semi-final draws

It was also a good day for Slaughtneil and Oulart-the-Ballagh.

'Liverpool have absolutely no chance of title win' - Henchoz fears top-four failure LFC

'Liverpool have absolutely no chance of title win' - Henchoz fears top-four failure

The former Reds defender believes Jurgen Klopp’s side are continuing to make the same “mistakes” and could pay the price come the end of the season.

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