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Soccer - Today’s News

Soccer - Yesterday’s News

Ronaldo secures Golden Boot with ANOTHER hat-trick as Madrid rack up seven

Real finish with a flourish in what was a crazy but entertaining 7-3 win over Getafe.

Martin O’Neill, James McClean and ex-team-mates turn out for Mark Farren fundraiser

The former Derry City striker requires specialist treatment for a brain tumour.

Notorious fairweather fan Snoop Dogg throws his support behind Norwich

Canaries’ fans shouldn’t get too overjoyed though as the rapper has a couple of ‘favourite’ teams.

Longford Town heap more misery on struggling Shannonsiders

Limerick remain rooted to the bottom of the top-flight after tonight’s 1-0 defeat.

Bohemians capture the mood of the nation on a momentous day for Ireland

It’s a ‘Yes’ vote from the League of Ireland club.

The 10 sporting man-crushes we can now marry

We’re just waiting for Andrea Pirlo to lift the restraining order.

Xavi broke down in tears as Barcelona fans said farewell at the Camp Nou

The 35 year-old is leaving the club at the end of the season after seventeen years in the first-team.

‘They think it’s a holiday’ – Robbie Keane hits out at certain players moving to MLS

Veteran striker and LA Galaxy captain has warned Steven Gerrard that MLS is a ‘tough, tough league’.

Borussia Dortmund fans bid an emotional and incredible farewell to Jurgen Klopp

The beloved manager has enjoyed a superb seven years in charge.

Financial lessons from the past will prevent Cork City from signing their former top scorer

The Leesiders won’t be taking any risks with their budget.

Rangers inch ever closer to Celtic reunion as they reach Premiership final

Stuart McCall’s side will face Motherwell in this year’s decider after getting the better of Hibernian.

Villa fans will pay tribute to ‘God’ tomorrow for Paul McGrath Day

“The best ever to wear the claret and blue.”

‘We’re a small nation so you want to make the pool of players as wide as you can’

Ireland U17s manager Tom Mohan spoke to us about recruiting players born outside Ireland, their exit from the European Championships and the new National League.

‘I didn’t get a fair crack but I now have to pick up the pieces and prove myself again’

Stephanie Roche was clearly emotional as she spoke about a difficult week.

Rodgers: I’m 150 per cent sure I’ll stay at Liverpool

The 42-year-old has played down the significance of end-of-season talks with the Reds’ owners and vows to improve next season

Soccer - Friday 22 May, 2015

Derry City owe the Brandywell crossbar a little bit of love after Sligo draw

Derry City owe the Brandywell crossbar a little bit of love after Sligo draw

Derry haven’t won in six league games – but at least they didn’t lose this one.

President Higgins was in Drogheda tonight – but things were Hunky Dory for the hosts, not Galway

It was just a second league win in 13 games for Johnny McDonnell’s Drogs.

Jason Byrne nearly worked some late, late magic for Bohs again

Bohs missed a chance to close the gap on the top three this evening.

City and Rovers share the spoils but fall even further behind the leaders

180 minutes and we’re still waiting for a goal between these sides…

Dundalk have effectively ended Pat’s title chances (if they weren’t already dead)

There’s now a whopping 16 points between the champions and fifth-placed Pat’s.

We’ll Leave It There So: Rory clears his weekend, ‘sledging’ row drags on, and all of today’s sport

Plus Stephanie Roche on her next move, drama at the Giro, and much more…

Would you just look at the outfit comedian David O’Doherty wore to cast his vote

Vintage adidas Copa Mundial trainers and those stripy green socks – a winning combination.

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David Luiz would like to clarify that he is NOT a virgin

The player isn’t very happy with some members of the press.

It’s time to hold the FAI to account on what they have promised for the League of Ireland LOI

It’s time to hold the FAI to account on what they have promised for the League of Ireland

If you care about the future of domestic football, you need to keep engaging with the consultation process, writes John O’Sullivan.

Stoke to beat Liverpool and 4 more bets to consider this weekend

Your guide to the best predictions available for the upcoming Premier League ties.

An unexploded WWII bomb has been found outside one of Europe’s most iconic stadiums

The British Army say the device poses a ‘genuine risk to life’.

17 of the most memorable George Best quotes

The late Manchester United and Northern Ireland legend would have turned 69 today.

Farewell Gerrard and Lampard: Comparing 2 Premier League icons

The two icons, who have given so much to the English game thanks mainly to their awe-inspiring club exploits, will make low-key exits this Sunday ahead of moves to MLS.

Can Newcastle survive the drop? This weekend’s Premier League talking points

The relegation battle and the fight for fifth place are among the unresolved issues.

Is Aaron Ramsey really worth £50million and good enough to play for Barca?

In addition, Man United are understood to be willing to part company with Northern Irish defender Jonny Evans.

Cristiano Ronaldo hails ‘fantastic’ Steven Gerrard

The Real Madrid forward has paid tribute to the outgoing Liverpool captain.

Ronaldinho throws tantrum at substitution

The former Barcelona attacker reacted furiously to being brought off.

United should sign Cech if De Gea leaves – Scholes

The Chelsea keeper can be like signing Edwin van der Saar.

The Premier League’s Player of the Season has been announced

There was a double success for Chelsea on the back of their comfortable title win.

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