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Real Madrid beat city rivals Atletico on penalties to win Champions League

Zinedine Zidane has led Los Blancos to another European Cup.

As it happened: Atletico v Real Madrid, Champions League final Milano 2016 This post contains a poll

As it happened: Atletico v Real Madrid, Champions League final

It’s was all-Madrid derby in Milan.

Hull are heading back to the Premier League as brilliant Westwood undone by Diame strike Richest Game In Football This post contains videos

Hull are heading back to the Premier League as brilliant Westwood undone by Diame strike

The Tigers have won the Championship play-off final against Sheffield Wednesday at Wembley.

De Bruyne produces moment of magic as Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents claim victory Scouting Mission This post contains videos

De Bruyne produces moment of magic as Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents claim victory

Romelu Lukaku was also on target in Belgium’s 2-1 over Switzerland.

Why Ireland could be playing in blue in the not-too-distant future

We talked to one of the men behind the Boys in Green jersey.

'Dangerous' Ireland can definitely cause problems at Euro 2016, says Dutch striker

Luuk de Jong had some fulsome praise for Martin O’Neill’s side after Friday night’s friendly in Dublin.

Mamadou Sakho offered Euro 2016 lifeline as Uefa lift provisional suspension LFC

Mamadou Sakho offered Euro 2016 lifeline as Uefa lift provisional suspension

The French defender is free to resume playing from tomorrow.

French midfielder Lassana Diarra has been slapped with a massive €10 million fine

The former Arsenal, Chelsea and Real Madrid player has been embroiled in a legal dispute with ex-club Lokomotiv Moscow.

Man City amputee footballer scores spectacular solo goal after leaving his marker for dead Inspiring This post contains videos

Man City amputee footballer scores spectacular solo goal after leaving his marker for dead

Jay Tregakiss showed magnificent skill in a Football for All tournament in Switzerland.

5 of the best moments so far from this season's Champions League

Champions League finalists Atletico Madrid dominate our choices.

One city, two hugely contrasting clubs: The gulf between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid

Atletico Madrid will be looking for their first European Cup in Milan tonight.

Man United fringe player impresses in new role and makes Northern Ireland's Euro squad

Paddy McNair was deployed in midfield once again and walked away with a Man of the Match award last night.

From TheJournal.ie Milan's subway evacuated ahead of Euro final due to 'suspicious package' Champions League Final

Milan's subway evacuated ahead of Euro final due to 'suspicious package'

The packages in question were left by a woman at a metro stop. They were subsequently found to contain ‘children’s gifts’.

Tottenham are moving to Wembley for next season's Champions League

England’s national stadium will host Spurs’ home matches in Europe.

Ireland midfielder Judge warned by FA after committing anti-doping violation

Brentford’s Player of the Year was found to have high levels of salbutamol in his system due the use of an asthma inhaler.

Ronaldo v the best defence in Europe and more Champions League final talking points

Plus, are Real capable of toppling the best defence in Europe?

Madrid invades Milan but Seedorf expects the coaches to have the biggest impact tonight

Our man in Milan caught up with European football’s most successful player to preview tonight’s game.

Is this who Jose Mourinho has pinpointed as his top transfer target?

He’s a huge fan of Willian, having brought him to Chelsea in 2013.

It's many years since Di Canio and Carbone but can Sheffield Wednesday get back to the big time?

The club face Hull in the Championship play-off final on Saturday.

Jack Nicholson as Jose in The Special One Departed! It's Comments of the Week

The best of what you had to say this week.

'Unfortunately I thought I was at the top – I didn’t fulfil my potential'

Tony Sheridan chats to The42 about making his Premier League debut as a teenager and starring with Shelbourne.

3 key questions for Martin O'Neill after the Dutch draw

The Ireland boss still has plenty to contemplate ahead of the Euro 2016 squad announcement on Tuesday night.

Martin O'Neill on the importance of the League of Ireland

The Irish manager was full of praise for Dundalk goalkeeper Gary Rogers last night.

'I'm not Harry Potter' - 11 of the most memorable Jose Mourinho quotes

It was confirmed that the Special One would become Man United manager yesterday.

'Third place in the group can be enough' - Dutch boss on Ireland's Euro hopes

Danny Blind said his side took 60 minutes to reach “an acceptable level” at the Aviva Stadium.

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'David can offer something that we don't have in the side at the moment'

The Irish manager also had words of encouragement for the other fringe players who performed tonight.

'Best is yet to come' - Man-of-the-match Arter pleased after making case for Euro 2016 inclusion

The Bournemouth midfielder put in a fine display in tonight’s draw with the Netherlands.

Here's how we rated the Boys in Green against the Netherlands tonight

Ireland faced Danny Blind’s side in Dublin this evening.

Will Grigg's on fire as Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland blow Belarus away

Kyle Lafferty, Conor Washington and Grigg were on the scoresheet at Windsor Park.

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Has Harry Arter done enough and more Ireland-Netherlands talking points

Plus, Shane Long scores again as Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino watches on.

Long's opportunist goal cancelled out by late equaliser as the Dutch earn a draw

Substitute Luuk de Jong levelled terms after a first half goal from the Southampton striker at the Aviva Stadium.

As it happened: Ireland v Netherlands, Euro 2016 warm-up

We were live from the Aviva Stadium as Martin O’Neill’s side played the first of two pre-tournament friendlies.

With Mauricio Pochettino watching with interest, Shane Long continued his great form tonight Spurred On This post contains videos

With Mauricio Pochettino watching with interest, Shane Long continued his great form tonight

The Tottenham manager was sitting alongside the striker’s agent, Pat Dolan.

We'll Leave It There So: Mourinho confirmed, silver medal for Ireland and all today's sport

Meanwhile, two changes for Leinster ahead of Saturday’s Pro12 final against Connacht and some good news for Padraig Harrington.

Euros bolter? Rashford puts himself in England contention with goal on debut Wonderkid This post contains videos

Euros bolter? Rashford puts himself in England contention with goal on debut

The 18-year-old Manchester United prodigy made an incredible start to his international career.

Arter, Duffy and McGoldrick handed starts in experimental Ireland side

The Boys in Green take on the Netherlands at the Aviva Stadium tonight.

From an ostrich to a ram: Nigel Pearson is back in management

Derby County have appointed the man behind the ostrich rant.

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'I think I prefer to forget the past 3 years': Mourinho's first interview as Man United boss The Special One This post contains videos

'I think I prefer to forget the past 3 years': Mourinho's first interview as Man United boss

Mourinho is confident the appointment comes at the perfect time in his own career.

The Manchester United players who will fear Jose Mourinho's arrival

Juan Mata is part of an anxious group that will be wary of the new manager’s arrival.

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