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Soccer - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

18-year-old Irish goalkeeper signs professional contract with Belgian giants

U19 international Liam Bossin has agreed a two-year deal with Anderlecht.

Former Ireland striker included in England’s U21 European Championships squad

Harry Kane, Saido Berahino and Danny Ings have also been picked by manager Gareth Southgate.

Have you any idea where Steve Finnan has got to…?

The former Ireland and Liverpool full-back looks set to miss the 2005 Champions League anniversary celebrations.

Everybody is talking about this Louis van Gaal speech today Late Night Louis This post contains videos

Everybody is talking about this Louis van Gaal speech today

“I have seen a lady who plays the saxophone fantastically – give her big applause!”

Newcastle United fans occupy St James Park in a protest against Mike Ashley

Magpies fans are planning on remaining in the ground after their final home game.

James McClean has some advice for Jack Grealish

The Irish winger was on BBC Radio last night and was quizzed about Grealish’s decision not to join the latest Ireland squad.

10 in-demand footballers who could be on the move this summer

From Benteke to Pogba, here’s our guide to 10 of the biggest transfers this summer.

Power ranking the top 10 surprise performers this season in the Premier League

Some players have re-enhanced their reputations this season, while others have came out of nowhere to take the Premier League by storm.

Barcelona’s longest-serving and most decorated player is off to Qatar

35-year-old Xavi Hernandez is set to join Al Sadd in the summer.

Why two Man United legends are playing golf with Niall Horan and Rory McIlroy today

The Pro-Am at the PGA Championship is a who’s who of the sporting world.

Soccer - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

8 reasons why Monday Night Football is the best sports show on TV

Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher waved goodbye to their tactics gadgets for another season last night.

Sterling booed at Liverpool awards night as he picks up Young Player of the Year

The 20-year-old was heckled after winning the prize at the Echo Arena this evening.

Petr Cech ‘would like to join’ Arsenal, United or PSG, says his agent

The goalkeeper looks set to leave Chelsea.

Which of these 10 contenders should win Premier League goal of the season? Smash Hits This post contains a poll

Which of these 10 contenders should win Premier League goal of the season?

The season draws to a close this weekend so we look back at strikes by Coutinho, Adam, Zamora, Phillips and others.

Mourinho slams referee over Fabregas red card

Jose Mourinho was enraged at the prospect of Cesc Fabregas serving a three-match following the Spaniard’s sending off against West Brom.

Northern Ireland striker banned for headbutting his own team-mate

Josh Magennis was playing for Kilmarnock over the weekend.

Remember West Brom’s Grest Escape? Here’s 10 dramatic final day moments Looking Back This post contains videos

Remember West Brom’s Grest Escape? Here’s 10 dramatic final day moments

AGUERRROOOOO and more memorable games from down the years.

Was Jamie Carragher right to pick Laurent Koscielny in his team of the season? Tough Choices This post contains a poll

Was Jamie Carragher right to pick Laurent Koscielny in his team of the season?

Arsenal’s defensive record with and without the Frenchman highlight just how important he is.

One of football’s top young strikers is set to join Juventus this summer

Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea had all expressed strong interest in the 21-year-old striker.

10 reasons why we all love the Bearded Gent Swoon This post contains videos

10 reasons why we all love the Bearded Gent

It’s the Italian superstar’s birthday today but we didn’t really need much of an excuse to show his panenka.

He might be a goalkeeper, but it’s clear Luca Zidane is his father’s son Chip Off The Old Block This post contains videos

He might be a goalkeeper, but it’s clear Luca Zidane is his father’s son

The Real Madrid teenager saved three penalties while also hitting the crossbar with a Panenka at the U17 European Championships.

Take a look at BBC commentator Nick Barnes’ beautiful football ‘bible’

Barnes creates a detailed two-page spread for every game he works on.

Fabregas’ red was bizarre but here’s 5 other dismissals which left us scratching our head Red Mist This post contains videos

Fabregas’ red was bizarre but here’s 5 other dismissals which left us scratching our head

From ball boys to balls, there have been some unusual incidents over the years.

Looks like Raheem Sterling may NOT be leaving Liverpool after all

The England international’s stand-off with Liverpool is reported to have put clubs including Arsenal and Manchester City on alert.

Jose Mourinho believes La Liga is too easy for Barcelona and Real Madrid

The 52-year-old believes the Spanish giants only play four or five tough matches per season.

Monaco or Fenerbache? Who Man United could face in the Champions League qualifier

Louis van Gaal’s side have confirmed their place in the Champions League but they could face a tricky qualifying tie first.

Kevin Doyle has landed in Colorado — and here’s his first US interview

The former Wolves international joins other high-profile Irish players Robbie Keane and Sean St Ledger in America.

Galatasaray and Wesley Sneijder have become embroiled in a match-fixing controversy

Genclerbirligi’s president has denied the accusations levelled at the club.

Jose Mourinho had a dig at Chelsea’s title rivals after their loss last night

Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal and Liverpool were to blame, apparently.

Carragher and Neville had some stern words for Raheem Sterling and his agent

The 20-year-old winger is understood to be seeking a move away from Liverpool.

6 clubs are represented in our SSE Airtricity League Team of the Week

It was a good weekend for teams in the bottom half.

Raheem Sterling to tell Liverpool he wants to leave the club

20 year-old has already refused a contract worth £100,000 per week.

Soccer - Monday 18 May, 2015

What do you make of Carragher and Neville’s Premier League Teams of the Season?

The former Liverpool defender raised a few eyebrows with his best XI.

We’ll Leave It There So: McIlroy’s masterclass, Reid calls it a day and the rest of today’s sport

Plus, news of Paul Redmond’s second UFC fight and the Scottish squad hoping to derail Ireland’s Euro 2016 bid.

Do you agree with Jamie Carragher & Gary Neville’s All-Time Premier League teams?

Keane versus Vieira, Beckham versus Ronaldo and Shearer versus Henry – can we get this game played tomorrow?

Howitzers and call cards: 10 reasons you should buy Steven Reid a pint to celebrate his retirement

Reid actually scored a surprisingly large amount of crackers during his career.

The team that every football hipster adored in the 90s are now worth less than Simon Mignolet

Parma have fallen dramtically from their heyday 15 years ago.

Who are the contenders to replace David de Gea as Manchester United goalkeeper?

With Louis van Gaal seemingly prepared should the Spaniard decide to join Real Madrid, who will he bring in?

Here’s the Scotland squad Ireland need to beat in next month’s Euro 2016 clash

Charlie Adam has been included for next month’s crucial game in Dublin thanks to a fine run of form for his club.