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Soccer - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Spurs apologise for sexist survey question

A screengrab of the email, complete with a club crest at the top, said Tottenham wanted to find out about fans’ views.

Sky Sports analyst and ex-Liverpool star Jamie Carragher suspended for the rest of the season

His employers said they would discuss the possibility of the former player’s return prior to next year’s campaign.

Lukaku clarifies 'hiding' teammates comment following Champions League exit

Man United crashed out of the competition following a 2-1 defeat to Sevilla at Old Trafford.

'Terrible' and 'shocking' Man Utd slated by Ferdinand after Champions League exit

'Terrible' and 'shocking' Man Utd slated by Ferdinand after Champions League exit

After Sevilla humbled Manchester United 2-1 at Old Trafford, former stars Paul Scholes and Rio Ferdinand laid into Jose Mourinho’s side.

'I could see an upset' - Ex-League of Ireland boss on the brink of Wembley trip with giant-killing Wigan

A two-time FAI Cup winner with Sligo Rovers, Liverpudlian Paul Cook is involved in an FA Cup quarter-final this weekend.

'He has a steeliness about him that’s been built up from having his confidence knocked in the past'

Sean Maguire can stake his claim for a regular place in the Ireland team when they face Turkey later this month, says Kevin Kilbane.

Questions to be asked of Mourinho project after Man United's Champions League no-show

Plus, it was another good night in Europe for Italian football.

Soccer - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Southampton in talks with Mark Hughes - reports

The 54-year-old is reported to have been offered a contract until the end of the season.

'I've sat in this chair twice before with Porto, Manchester United out, and Real Madrid'

Jose Mourinho insists Champions League heartache is nothing new for the Red Devils.

Spurs sweat over Kane amid reports of lengthy absence

The England striker has scored 35 times for Tottenham this season.

Doherty scores twice for leaders Wolves on good night for Irish players in the Championship

Matt Doherty, Ryan Manning and Enda Stevens all scored in wins for their Championship sides this evening.

Former Man City star on target as Roma reach Champions League quarters for first time in a decade

Edin Dzeko’s 52nd-minute goal proved enough after a 2-1 first-leg loss.

Sevilla late show sees lacklustre Man United crash out of the Champions League

Wissam Ben Yedder scored twice to win the tie for his side.

United could pip City to midfield target Fred - Shakhtar CEO

The 25-year-old was presumed to be on his way to the Etihad next season.

Neymar has a PSG future, says father

Neymar Sr has quashed talk of his son leaving Paris Saint-Germain, claiming could stay at the Parc des Princes.

'I think Pep Guardiola is a person with a weak self-confidence'

Things did not end well between the Catalan coach and Dr Hans-Wilhelm Muller-Wohlfahrt at Bayern, and the latter has published a controversial autobiography.

As it happened: Man United v Sevilla, Champions League

Man United took on Sevilla at Old Trafford with the tie finely balanced following 0-0 first-leg result.

Pogba misses out again as Fellaini starts for Man United

The France international is on the bench for tonight’s crucial Champions League clash.

Former Leeds and Shamrock Rovers player jailed for transporting almost €200k of cannabis

Robert Bayly was described by his barrister as “a child prodigy” who fell into gambling when he moved to Leeds at 14.

German legend Matthaus blasts Mertesacker: 'How can he continue to work in football?'

The Arsenal defender recently admitted that the pressure at the top level leaves him feeling sick.

'This team took a lot of criticism after Friday' - Rebels rebound against Rovers

Cork City boss John Caulfield saw his side return to winning ways last night following their defeat to Dundalk.

'I think they can go there and surprise Barcelona:' Chelsea legend Zola

Gianfranco Zola suffered heartache at Camp Nou with Chelsea but believes Antonio Conte’s men have every chance of prevailing.

'It's a once in a lifetime opportunity' – Kompany eyes title win against Man United

Pep Guardiola’s men could clinch the crown at the Etihad Stadium against none other than their arch-rivals, a chance Kompany is raring to grab.

Coutinho: Neymar's return to Barcelona 'would be awesome'

Ivan Rakitic talked up the possibility of the PSG star returning to the La Liga leaders and his fellow Brazilian has followed suit.

'If I were them, I would think of another player': Mourinho warns Real Madrid off De Gea

The Manchester United boss is confident his goalkeeper will remain at with the club beyond the season, despite links to Los Blancos.

'Mourinho is not used to losing at home, so maybe it'll be good to just draw 1-1'

Having drawn the first leg 0-0 in Spain, Sevilla coach Vincenzo Montella believes Manchester United will come out to score goals tonight.

Soccer - Monday 12 March, 2018

Hale Hale! Ronan hits hattrick as Derry open new Brandywell with a 5-0 win

The Candystripes returned to their spiritual home in style after an 18-month absence.

Golden Silva as City beat Stoke (and if they win their next two matches, the title's wrapped up)

Spaniard strikes in either half to edge City closer to the finish line.

Waterford continue super start with home win over Bohs

Waterford are second to Cork City only on goal difference as they saw off Bohs at the RSC.

McAleer on the double for Sligo as winless Bray remain stuck to the bottom

Two first-half goals gave the visitors all three points.

Sadlier's goal the difference as Cork City bounce back against Shamrock Rovers

The former Irish U21 international struck from the penalty spot to keep the champions on top.

Dundalk lose ground on Cork after being held by Saints

Tonight’s game at Richmond Park ended in a scoreless draw.

Southampton sack Mauricio Pellegrino after nine months in charge

Assistant manager Carlos Compagnucci and assistant first team coach Xavier Tamarit have also left St. Mary’s.

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Ireland U19 striker scores a beauty from 40 yards out in Scotland

Former St Patrick’s Athletic youngster Aidan Keena found the back of the net in some style over the weekend.

Mourinho blasts back at 'worst manager in Premier League history' over Rashford criticism

Frank de Boer questioned Manchester United’s handling of Rashford’s talent.

After over 400 appearances for Man United, Carrick confirms he's retiring at the end of the season

The former England midfielder has won five Premier League titles, the Champions League, the Europa League and the FA Cup with the Red Devils.

'Contrary to how it has been reported, I did not attack the FAI'

Michael O’Neill has sought to clarify controversial comments he made in a recent interview.

Sky Sports suspend Jamie Carragher for spitting at a 14-year-old

The pundit says he’s unsure if he’ll be sacked by the organisation.

'I felt how most young boys would, thinking ‘F**k this, I’m not playing football’ as I thought I'd been shafted'

Derry City striker Rory Patterson talks his career in Ireland, England and Australia, the brilliance of Paddy McCourt and the return to the Brandywell.