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Friday 19 January, 2018

TG4 to show three Allianz League games every Sunday as part of new spring schedule

The broadcaster will provide coverage of 35 games between now and April.

Liverpool set sights on Man United, Chelsea look out-of-sorts and the Premier League talking points

Elsewhere, Paul Lambert begins his crusade to keep Stoke City up, while Man City aim to bounce back.

Connacht prop Carey determined to catch up with former Ireland U20 team-mates

The 26-year-old came through the underage levels alongside Tadhg Furlong, Marty Moore and Finlay Bealham.

'The hand was like an elephant hand, it was all swollen...I was 7 weeks out of work because of it'

Tiernan McCann suffered a broken hand in last August’s All-Ireland semi-final against Dublin.

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Former Arsenal and Man Utd striker Van Persie seals return home to Feyenoord RVP

Former Arsenal and Man Utd striker Van Persie seals return home to Feyenoord

The 34-year-old will complete his return to the Eredivisie champions next week.

Waterford's newest signing made a Champions League debut for Ajax at 17

The former Belgian underage international has also played in Belgium, Slovenia, Hungary and England.

A Hawaiian former American footballer is part of Leinster's sub-academy

Old Belvedere tighthead prop Roman Salanoa played for the USA U20 team in 2016.

Luckless Vunipola adds to England's injury woe as he's ruled out for 12 weeks

The number eight broke his arm playing for Saracens last week.

Marshall set for long-awaited return and Leinster's strength in depth highlighted

The British and Irish Cup pool stages come to an end this weekend.

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Limerick's recruitment drive continues with addition of former Cork striker LOI

Limerick's recruitment drive continues with addition of former Cork striker

And former defender Shaun Kelly has also re-signed for the Blues.

'A trip to France is an assault on your senses. It's a good chance to show where we're at'

Leinster travel to Montpellier searching for a first win on French soil since October 2014.

Ulster need to "build momentum" this weekend before losing key players during Six Nations Eir Close Calls This post contains videos

Ulster need to "build momentum" this weekend before losing key players during Six Nations

It’s a big weekend for Munster and Ulster as they attempt to clinch quarter-final spots.

Every eventuality covered for Sunday's O'Byrne Cup final

The clash between Meath and Westmeath could be postoned until next month if pitches are deemed unplayable this weekend.

Mourinho tells United to forget Sanchez and focus on Burnley

But the United manager did confirm the club are in talks with Arsenal over the Chilean forward.

Mayo man travels 58,981km in bid to win All-Ireland hurling club title Going The Distance This post contains videos

Mayo man travels 58,981km in bid to win All-Ireland hurling club title

Tooreen captain Stephen Coyne left his family in Melbourne in order to line out against St Patrick’s Ballyragget in the All-Ireland intermediate semi-final.

Tyson Fury nears return and possible Joshua match-up as boxing licence suspension is lifted

The British Boxing Board of Control has agreed to end the former world heavyweight champion’s ban, subject to a medical.

Pienaar returns from injury as Montpellier name star-studded side for Leinster

Aaron Cruden, Frans Steyn and Nemani Nadolo all included in Vern Cotter’s explosive backline.

Premier League clubs will pay special tribute to trailblazing black footballer Regis this weekend

A minute’s applause has been scheduled around the grounds for the former West Brom and England forward.

Rory McIlroy on track for huge comeback weekend after brilliant 66 in Abu Dhabi Hear Me Ror This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy on track for huge comeback weekend after brilliant 66 in Abu Dhabi

Closing eagle leaves McIlroy three shots off the lead in a tie for sixth.

Dubliner Stephen Gleeson links up with Mick McCarthy at Ipswich

The 29-year-old midfielder has signed on a free transfer from Birmingham City.

Healy to make 100th Connacht appearance as Keane's men go in search of home quarter

Kieran Keane makes two changes from last week’s draw with Worcester for tomorrow’s game in Galway.

'Evil' Japanese canoeist in hot water for spiking rival's drink

The Japan Anti-doping Agency have banned Yasuhiro Suzuki for eight years.

Sexton rested as Cullen makes six changes for Leinster's trip to Montpellier

Joey Carbery could make his return from injury after being named on the bench.

Munster select unchanged side for the first time this season

Johann van Graan’s men take on Castres this weekend in their final Pool 4 game in the Champions Cup.

Henderson bumped to back row for Ulster's crucial clash with Wasps

Les KIss has made minimal changes to the team who defeated La Rochelle.

Ronnie O'Sullivan says snooker is 'weighted towards numpties'

The five-time winner has again threatened to skip the 2018 World Championship.

Nothing to see here, just LeBron James with the no-look nutmeg assist Ball So Hard This post contains videos

Nothing to see here, just LeBron James with the no-look nutmeg assist

Dwyane Wade could hardly believe his eyes.

Peter Crouch emerges as shock Chelsea target and the transfer window has gone mad

The Stoke City striker, who turns 37 next month, is believed to be on the reigning champions’ radar after Andy Carroll’s move was ruled out.

Liverpool miss out as Germany star agrees to join Bayern Munich

Leon Goretzka has scored six goals in 12 appearances for his country.

Sean Dyche: I don't eat worms, I just let them hang out of my mouth

“I also smoke exhaust pipes. I have gravel for breakfast.”

'You have that stigma with you forever' - Former Ulster forward on his doping ban Issue This post contains videos

'You have that stigma with you forever' - Former Ulster forward on his doping ban

Carlo Del Fava has discussed his reasons for taking performance-enhancing drugs as a youngster.

We can only offer second chances when we get honesty and openness in return

Sometimes they come at a price, says Tommy Martin.

Teen sensation bows out of Australian Open with lesson from 'god'

Marta Kostyuk was in tears after her adventure ended at the hands of Elina Svitolina.

'Sky should suspend Froome... That's what the other riders want'

“Without wishing to comment on the rider’s guilt, it would be easier for everyone,” says world cycling chief David Lappartient.

'I thought I was going to die,' says US Olympian of doctor's abuse

McKayla Maroney is one of more than 100 victims to have accused Larry Nassar of sexual assault.

Is there anything Conor Murray can't do?

On top of being a world class scrum-half, the Munster man has added line-out jumping and long-range goal-kicking to his impressive repertoire.

'It's just pure work rate. In a tight game, it can nearly win you a game'

Robbie Henshaw is happy that he’s showing a rounded game in midfield for Leinster.

Wenger: Alexis Sanchez loss won't hurt Arsenal as much as Van Persie departure

The Arsenal boss doesn’t believe that losing the Chilean forward will be nearly as painful for Gunners fans as the loss of their former star was

2011 Dublin All-Ireland winner looks set to join reigning champions' coaching ticket

If ratified at a Dublin LGFA meeting next month, Paul Casey will work as defence coach with Mick Bohan’s side.