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Soccer - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Mourinho rages: 'Some football Einsteins have tried to delete 16 years of my career'

The Manchester United manager spoke to MUTV after his side beat Northampton in the League Cup last night.

Aston Villa investigating Grealish after late night hotel party

The club’s owner has warned the 21-year-old while Stan Collymore has written him an open letter after the latest reports.

Northern Ireland's Paddy McNair had an incredibly memorable night in London Big Mac This post contains videos

Northern Ireland's Paddy McNair had an incredibly memorable night in London

The former Manchester United player delivered a superb performance for Sunderland.

Championship's joint-top scorer Hogan plays down Ireland call-up

The Brentford striker has been on fire since returning from two serious injuries.

League of Ireland season set to be extended from next year

The 2017 campaign will begin earlier than usual, according to Fran Gavin.

'To lose Messi, means that football loses' - Barca boss bemoans injury setback

The Argentina star is out with a groin strain for a few weeks.

Soccer - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Mario Balotelli has now scored 4 goals in 2 games after netting a brace against Monaco

Nice are now sitting pretty at the top of Ligue 1.

Manchester derby the pick of the ties in the last 16 of the EFL Cup

Liverpool face Tottenham, Chelsea take on West Ham and Arsenal play Reading.

Second-half goals from Rashford and Herrera spare United's blushes at Northampton

Jose Mourinho’s side returned to winning ways in the EFL Cup after three defeats on the trot.

Villarreal have prevented Real Madrid from breaking a La Liga record set by Barcelona

Los Blancos tasted victory 16 times in a row before the Yellow Submarine ended their amazing winning streak.

We'll Leave It There So: Davy steps down, Paralympic heroes return and today's sport Wednesday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Davy steps down, Paralympic heroes return and today's sport

It’s been another busy day of sports news.

Wes Brown is on the move again, this time to Blackburn Rovers

The former Manchester United star has joined the club as a player/coach.

The crowds stayed away from Leeds last night as club recorded paltry attendance

It was the lowest turnout at Elland Road since 2009.

Dublin among 13 host cities as Euro 2020 is officially launched

Uefa’s new president Aleksander Ceferin spoke in London today.

Bohemians return to historical home in the Phoenix Park with the help of the FAI

The Dublin club’s schoolboy teams will play at the Fifteen Acres for the foreseeable future.

Shamrock Rovers make generous offer to senator who complained about All-Ireland final tickets

The SSE Airtricity League club have promised to give free admission to this Friday’s game with Galway United.

Spurs boss says teenager Edwards reminds him of a young Messi

The 17-year-old has been compared to two Argentina stars by Mauricio Pochettino.

The Manchester United team that faced Northampton in 2004 is well worth a look

The sides meet tonight for the first time in 12 years.

Jack Byrne managed a badly-needed 90 minutes for Blackburn last night

The 20-year-old was back in the starting XI after being left out of the side in recent weeks.

Uefa vice president's niece found dead after kidnapping RIP

Uefa vice president's niece found dead after kidnapping

The woman’s body was found in Mexico after being held for ransom for several days.

Inter-county hurler Lee Chin signs deal with Wexford Youths to help them avoid the drop

The 23-year-old is expected to make his debut for the struggling League of Ireland side on Friday night.

Soccer - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

'Hopefully this will shut up a few journalists talking rubbish', says under-fire Cesc Fabregas Around The Grounds This post contains videos

'Hopefully this will shut up a few journalists talking rubbish', says under-fire Cesc Fabregas

The Spaniard scored twice for Chelsea, who came back from 2-0 down to beat Leicester after extra-time.

There was plenty of Irish interest in the League Cup but still no sign of injured Richie Towell

Daryl Murphy was handed a Newcastle debut by Rafa Benitez.

In three games, Borussia Dortmund have scored 17 goals and are blitzing the Bundesliga

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang netted twice as Borussia Dortmund routed Wolfsburg 5-1 in a devastating Bundesliga display on Tuesday.

Cork City wait in the long grass as Dundalk are held in a feisty affair at Oriel Park

Dundalk are five points clear at the top of the table but the Rebel Army have a game in hand.

A disappointing Euro campaign comes to end for Ireland as Portuguese conjure crucial win

The 1-0 defeat meant Sue Ronan’s side finished fourth in Group 2 as the guests sneaked a play-off spot.

Valencia sack manager just six months after Gary Neville was shown the door

Argentina legend Mario Kempes is one of the early front-runners to take over from Pako Ayestaran.

We'll Leave It There So: Davy Fitzgerald to step down, Guardiola in Toure spat and today's sport

Elsewhere, the GAA will investigate the tunnel incident between Dublin and Mayo on Sunday, Maurice Deegan will referee the replay and we’ve got injury news from Munster, Ulster and Connacht.

Bergkamp, Bart-Williams and Big Ron: the last time Arsenal faced Nottingham Forest Flashback This post contains videos

Bergkamp, Bart-Williams and Big Ron: the last time Arsenal faced Nottingham Forest

It’s been a long time since the sides have met but they cross swords tonight in the League Cup.

Euro 2016 cult favourites Iceland have refused to be in the new Fifa game

No Thunder Clap for you, lads…

Pep Guardiola delivers an ultimatum to Yaya Toure: 'Apologise or you're out'

After taking a zero-tolerance approach to Joe Hart, the Manchester City manager is doing likewise to a player he knows very well.

Former St Pats' midfielder enjoys eye-catching end to his debut season in North America Man Of Steel This post contains videos

Former St Pats' midfielder enjoys eye-catching end to his debut season in North America

James Chambers has excelled in his first campaign in the United Soccer League.

Sunderland defender was a late withdrawal from Tottenham clash due to results of cardiology test

The FA told David Moyes of Patrick van Aanholt’s test results just 30 minutes before kick-off.

Joey Barton under investigation after allegedly betting on Celtic match

The Scottish Football Association is looking into claims that the midfielder gambled on the Bhoys’ Champions League loss to Barcelona.

Harry Kane faces two-month spell on the sidelines as Tottenham await scan results

Kane suffered suspected ankle ligament damage against Sunderland at the weekend.

Soccer - Monday 19 September, 2016

Maguire penalty ensures 10-man Cork City reduce Dundalk's lead to four points

Defeat means Finn Harps have now lost eight on the bounce.

Byrne strike sees Bohs clinch three points against Wexford Youths

The win moves Keith Long’s side up to sixth in the table.

We'll Leave It There So: GAA cuts ticket prices, Sexton in line for return and today's sport

Elsewhere, Paddy Barnes has signed his first professional management deal, Chris Ashton charged over alleged biting incidents and Joey Barton has been suspended by Rangers for three weeks.

Everton's James McCarthy and Darron Gibson doubtful for Ireland's upcoming qualifiers

Martin O’Neill will be sweating over the fitness of the midfield duo, who have both undergone surgery on respective groin issues

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After another abysmal performance, it's about time Wayne Rooney was dropped

The Manchester United captain was particularly poor in their defeat to Watford.