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Yesterday’s News


Yesterday’s News

'I’ve heard nothing from Joe... There is no point in getting up my hopes'

In-form Scarlets star Tadhg Beirne says he is hoping but not necessarily expecting to be part of Ireland’s Six Nations squad.

Monday 15 January, 2018

'Perhaps, in the summer he will cost even more than £100 million'

Leicester boss Claude Puel values star man Riyad Mahrez very highly.

Mourinho 'not unconfident' Manchester United will sign Sanchez

The Red Devils boss expects other clubs to make a move for the Arsenal star.

Man-of-the-match Pogba shows his class and more Premier League talking points

Plus, have Liverpool shown other teams the only way to beat Manchester City?

'I would give the shirt off my back for De Bruyne'

Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes has described the Man City man as “the outstanding player in Europe”.

Olympic champion Simone Biles reveals she was sexually abused by ex-US team doctor

Larry Nassar was last month jailed for 60 years for child porn charges.

Odell Beckham gives seal of approval as Giants edge closer to new head coach

Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shumur will become Giants head coach as soon as Minnesota’s season ends, per Ian Rapoport.

Stephen Ireland returns as Man United deepen Stoke's woes

Antonio Valencia and Anthony Martial were among the goalscorers for the Red Devils.

'The state of racism will never die' - LeBron James takes aim at Donald Trump

The NBA star claims the US president has emboldened racists.

Louis van Gaal says he turned down Belgium role to spite Manchester United

Louis van Gaal turned down Roberto Martinez’s current role in order to receive a payment package from his former employers.

'I would lie if I said it was a pure tactical decision' - Mourinho explains Mkhitaryan's absence

It is believed the Armenia international will be part of a player swap that will bring Alexis Sanchez to Old Trafford.

Stephen Ireland makes first Premier League start in almost 3 years at Old Trafford

Meanwhile, Romelu Lukaku and Anthony Martial both feature for Manchester United.

As it happened: Manchester United v Stoke City, Premier League

There was Monday night football over at Old Trafford.

Ireland and Ulster legend Tommy Bowe to retire at end of season

The 33-year-old announced the news via his official Twitter account today.

'He made a reference to my skin colour, and then you can clearly see that he holds his nose'

Brighton and Hove Albion’s Gaetan Bong wants Jay Rodriguez punished for alleged racist abuse.

Eyes peeled! 9 young Gaelic footballers to watch in 2018

It could be a big season for this bunch of players.

Toulon back Bastareaud after homophobic slur that could see France centre miss Six Nations No Defence This post contains videos

Toulon back Bastareaud after homophobic slur that could see France centre miss Six Nations

The 29-year-old was picked up on camera calling Treviso’s Sebastian Negri a ‘f**king f**got’ in the European Champions Cup yesterday.

'This clumsy gesture was inappropriate': French ref apologises for kicking and sending off defender

Tony Chapron has been suspended by the French Football Federation, while Diego Carlos’ second yellow has been overturned.

Has Martin O'Neill's relationship with the Irish team been damaged irreparably?

It has been confirmed that the Derry native will not be the new manager of Stoke.

Jack Byrne agrees two-and-a-half-year deal with League One club

The 21-year-old midfielder has returned to Oldham Athletic permanently after his successful loan spell.

UFC planning to strip McGregor of title in favour of Ferguson-Khabib bout

Dana White says the Dubliner doesn’t want to return until September, in which case he’ll give up his belt.

Suarez: I cried when I found out Barcelona still wanted me after Chiellini bite

The Uruguay striker feared he would not get his big move to Spain due to the ‘sh** he had caused.’

Aubameyang and Malcom lined up as Sanchez nears Arsenal exit and all today's transfer gossip

Liverpool are linked with a Portuguese winger and Dubliner Jack Byrne has sealed a permanent move.

Gilroy's early morning sessions back on the agenda as he welcomes Keaney into Dublin fold

35-year-old Conal Keaney featured in a challenge match against Waterford on Friday night.

Ex-Limerick football boss and Fitzgibbon winning manager to team up with 2015 All-Ireland finalists

John Brudair and Jamie Wall will work together with the Limerick club.

Katie Taylor's Dublin homecoming fight off the cards as America comes calling

Katie Taylor will fight at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York on 28 April as her bid to break America begins.

The UFC paid an emotional tribute to a legendary former champion last night Return This post contains videos

The UFC paid an emotional tribute to a legendary former champion last night

After being involved in a serious accident last year, Matt Hughes made the walk to the octagon once more.

Turlough O'Brien names veteran Murphy as new Carlow skipper

Grange clubman John Murphy takes over from Darragh Foley.

Wales appoint Man United legend Giggs as their new manager

The position had been vacant since the departure of Chris Coleman.

Munster's Ciara Griffin appointed new Ireland captain

The flanker has 17 caps to her name and is described as a ‘natural leader.’

O'Neill speculation ends as Paul Lambert is appointed Stoke City boss

The Scotsman signed a two-and-a-half year deal with the Premier League strugglers.

Getting to grips with Buffalo Right Seven Heaven and the NFL's Divisional Round

Football fans were the real winners but sleep was a big loser.

Jeremy Stephens picked up a big win in the UFC's first headliner of 2018 That Guy This post contains videos

Jeremy Stephens picked up a big win in the UFC's first headliner of 2018

The ninth-ranked featherweight stopped Doo Ho Choi in the second round of last night’s main event.

Trailblazing black England player Regis dies, aged 59 RIP

Trailblazing black England player Regis dies, aged 59

Regis won five caps for England between 1982 and 1987.

Barrett appointed new Limerick manager

The 38-year-old local lad takes charge of the Shannonsiders ahead of their season opener next month.

French ref under fire for crazy player kick in last night's game between Nantes and PSG

Diego Carlos was sent-off in bizarre circumstances.

'He's not coming back to the GAA. The Dubs can take a big, deep breath'

Former Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley on Jim McGuinness’s plans following his decision to leave China.

Williams and US Open champion Stephens both suffer shock defeats in Australian Open first round

Last year’s semi-finalist CoCo Vandeweghe also made an early exit.

Hard-working Donnacha Ryan remains respected within the Munster ranks

Munster had only good things to say about the Nenagh man post-match in Paris.