The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 12 °C Saturday 21 April, 2018

Today’s News

Carlo Ancelotti 'pleased' to be linked with Arsenal job

Arsene Wenger confirmed he was stepping aside on Friday.

Yesterday’s News

9 candidates to replace Arsene Wenger as Arsenal boss

Could it be Brendan Rodgers, Thomas Tuchel, Thierry Henry or Carlo Ancelotti?

Ferguson pays heartfelt homage to 'great man' Wenger

The Manchester United legend has issued a tribute towards his rival and friend.

Mourinho: I always had respect for Wenger and I hope he doesn't retire

The Manchester United manager insists he has always respected the Arsenal boss despite their previous clashes.

Zlatan's World Cup return cast into doubt by Sweden boss, questioned by colleague

The enigmatic striker has expressed a desire to come out of international retirement this summer.

Thursday 19 April, 2018

Joseph likely to miss England's tour of South Africa

England’s options for the summer are likely to be further restricted, with Jonathan Joseph ruled out for the season.

Fifa dismiss Brewster racism complaint from U17 World Cup final

An investigation into alleged racial discrimination of Morgan Gibbs-White has been dropped.

‘Mourinho told me I saved more with one arm than Casillas could with two’

Julio Cesar believes Jose Mourinho enjoys confrontation with his star players.

'If I smack Messi, I can't go back to Argentina!'

Sevilla defender Gabriel Mercado, who will face his compatriot in the Copa del Rey final this weekend, says fouling him won’t work.

Wednesday 18 April, 2018

'People can have their opinion; it doesn't bother me in the slightest'

Tottenham star Harry Kane insists he is not worrying about the goal appeal backlash.

Watch our essential Champions Cup preview as Bilbao beckons for Leinster and Munster this weekend

Eddie O’Sullivan and Murray Kinsella are confident both Irish provinces can reach the Champions Cup final.

Lippi: Nothing can tarnish Buffon as a player or a man

The goalkeeper’s reputation remains intact despite his red card against Real Madrid, according to Marcello Lippi.

Fardy determined not to come up short again

The 33-year-old knows the feeling of finishing second best.

F1 to finalise 2021 engine regulations in May

The regulations regarding power units for the 2021 Formula One season are set to be decided in May.

Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Celta Vigo push them close but 10-man Barca hang on to unbeaten record

Former Liverpool striker Iago Aspas grabbed a 2-2 draw for Celta Vigo against Barcelona.

Spurs miss chance to strengthen top-four claim as they're held by Brighton

A Pascal Gross penalty cancelled out Harry Kane’s opener as Tottenham had to settle for a point.

Celtic youngster ignores Man United transfer talk to plan 'long term'

Kieran Tierney continues to be linked with a move to Old Trafford.

The man who broke Irish hearts at Croke Park confirms imminent retirement from rugby END IN SIGHT This post contains videos

The man who broke Irish hearts at Croke Park confirms imminent retirement from rugby

Vincent Clerc, winner of 67 international caps for France, has announced he will retire at the end of the season.

'How can Southgate go away and feel he can trust Joe Hart in an England jersey again?'

Chris Sutton believes the West Ham stopper should be omitted from his country’s World Cup squad.

'It is with a great deal of sadness that the players and pro staff have learnt of this outcome'

Rob Herring was commenting on the news that Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding will no longer be involved with Ulster.

David Moyes surprised by Joe Hart error

West Ham manager David Moyes said he did not expect Joe Hart to make a vital error in his side’s Premier League draw against Stoke City.

Monday 16 April, 2018

37-year-old Crouch comes off the bench to score, but it's not enough to hand Stoke much-needed win

A run of four straight losses had seen the Potters’ position appear increasingly perilous before tonight’s game.

Israel Folau offered to quit but stands by homosexuality comments

The Australia and Waratahs full-back avoided punishment for the remarks.

Mauricio Pochettino defends under-fire Tottenham goalkeeper

The Spurs boss has described Hugo Lloris as one of the world’s best stoppers.

Salah a serious rival to Messi and Ronaldo in Ballon d'Or battle, says former Liverpool great

Robbie Fowler has hailed the Egyptian’s efforts for club and country this season.

Liverpool and Real Madrid told they have 'no chance' of landing Roma star

Goalkeeper Alisson has been heavily linked with a big-money move.

'A disaster scenario' - Monaco to reimburse travelling fans after PSG thrashing last night

Monaco surrendered the Ligue 1 title in a crushing defeat.

Sunday 15 April, 2018

A failed golfer's Masters meltdown and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on for yourself. This is your time.

Juventus icon Buffon has no referee rant regrets: ‘I’d say it all again’

The legendary goalkeeper blasted Michael Oliver after his controversial midweek decision in the Champions League.

Saturday 14 April, 2018

Poulter hits the front as DeChambeau toils at RBC Heritage

The Englishman played some textbook golf en route to signing for a bogey-free four-under-par 67 after his third round.

Hodgson concedes to Zaha regret over England snub

Wilfried Zaha’s two-goal effort against Brighton and Hove Albion led the manager to concede a misstep.

'Salah is going to claim all three goals' – Henderson mocks Kane in Golden Boot race

The Spurs striker’s successful attempt to claim a controversial goal last week caught the attention of the Liverpool captain.

Antonio Conte won't comment on Marcos Alonso's controversial 'red card' challenge on Shane Long

The Blues boss refused to comment on his player’s controversial tackle, saying he did not view the incident.

'There is always a but with Man United success'

The Red Devils boss has once again suggested that his side do not get enough credit.

Friday 13 April, 2018

Jackson and Olding to leave Ulster - report

The pair were found not guilty of rape recently.

'We can' - Liverpool star Salah backs his side to go the whole way in Europe

The Egypt winger believes the Reds can win the Champions League, while adding that Harry Kane has it ‘easier’ in the Golden Boot race

Uruguay legend receives Guinness World Record certificate

Sebastian Abreu has suited up for 26 professional teams in his career.

Bayern Munich confirm Kovac will replace Heynckes as coach next season

Kovac will take over the reigning Bundesliga champions.

Thursday 12 April, 2018

Jones will enjoy challenge of reviving England, insists Gregan

England’s results have tailed off alarmingly, but George Gregan thinks they will soon be back to winning ways under Eddie Jones.

'When he started becoming a marketing player, he lost that rage he had at Juventus'

The former France international has been outspoken in his views on a fellow countryman and has once again called for better from the £89m midfielder

1 2 3 4 5