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Thursday 16 November, 2017

IRFU chief 'hugely disappointed' Wales and Scotland gave World Cup votes elsewhere

Philip Browne has thanked England for their support, meanwhile.

Ibrahimovic set for early Man United return before 2017 is out

The Swedish striker is almost certain to be back playing in the Premier League this year, according to manager Jose Mourinho.

Randolph defiant after World Cup failure: 'People have very short memories!'

The Ireland goalkeeper insists the Boys in Green will bounce back from Tuesday night’s disappointment.

'It could be a fingernail, a little toe, and they withdraw' - 'Naive' Mourinho criticises England

The Manchester United manager is upset after Phil Jones picked up his latest injury on international duty.

After a 13-month investigation and 3 months of appeals, Zeke Elliott finally accepts his suspension

The Dallas running back has decided to accept his six-game suspension.

No decision yet on whether Dublin fans will be hitting the road for 2018 Leinster opener

The All-Ireland champions will take on Offaly or Wicklow.

All 32 teams have now qualified for the 2018 World Cup and here are the four pots

The group draw will take place in Moscow next month ahead of the finals.

Peru get the better of New Zealand to qualify for World Cup after 36-year wait Last In This post contains videos

Peru get the better of New Zealand to qualify for World Cup after 36-year wait

Jefferson Farfan and Christian Ramos scored as the South Americans reached the finals for the first time since 1982.

Edward 'Feathers' Byrne, son of 'Big Bird', on nicknames, hurling and family

Byrne and Mount Leinster Rangers face Kilcormac/Killoughey in the Leinster club SHC semi-final on Sunday.

Marmion ready to bring energy and more from the start for Ireland

The Connacht man has started just four times at international level, but has impressed Schmidt throughout this year.

'They’re all talking about Cora coming to town and it’s created a massive buzz'

Ryan McMenamin’s St Macartan’s side face Carnacon in the All-Ireland club semi-final on Sunday.

Wednesday 15 November, 2017

'Is he still a good manager?' - Should Martin O'Neill stay on for two more years? Your Shout This post contains a poll

'Is he still a good manager?' - Should Martin O'Neill stay on for two more years?

Eamon Dunphy claims that the evidence is there to show that the Ireland boss is no longer a good manager, but what do you think?

Iranian weightlifter auctions Olympic gold medal to help earthquake victims

‘I am returning the gold medal, which is theirs by right, to my people,’ Iran’s Kianoush Rostami wrote.

La Liga will join Bundesliga and Serie A as VAR to be introduced in Spain next season

The Spanish top flight has confirmed plans to use video assistant referee technology during the 2018-19 campaign

The nominees for PFAI Manager of the Year have been announced Awards Season This post contains a poll

The nominees for PFAI Manager of the Year have been announced

John Caulfield, Stephen Kenny and Keith Long have made the shortlist.

Diaz could get title shot as Woodley expresses interest in UFC 219 bout

Speculation is mounting that Nate Diaz could fight for the UFC welterweight belt in Las Vegas next month.

After World Cup failure, what's next for Ireland?

It is more than a year until the Boys in Green’s next qualifier for a major tournament.

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5 young Irish players that deserve a chance now that the World Cup dream is over

Declan Rice and others who may be given an opportunity to impress in the coming months.

Ancelotti favourite to take over Italy as Ventura sacked after failure to qualify for World Cup

It is the first time in 60 years that the four-time champions have missed out on the tournament .

England Women's 15s squad to be paid match fees as they open November Tests

The RFU has agreed a pay deal for the Red Roses.

'It would be a relief for me to play 15 or 20 minutes less in a game'

Bayern Munich are getting by with Robert Lewandowski as their only genuine striker this season.

Ex-Galway boss joins Dublin hurling management and recall for 2013 All-Star

Danny Sutcliffe is named on the panel that will travel to Boston for the Fenway Classic against Galway.

Ex-Argentine football official takes his own life hours after corruption accusations in Fifa trial

Jorge Delhon allegedly received millions of dollars in bribes in exchange for TV rights to broadcast matches.

Brilliant young Galway football prospect set to embark on Aussie Rules career with Carlton

Cillian McDaid is to join to the Melbourne based club.

Taxing times loom for Carlos Tevez and China's wantaway foreign stars

The transfer levy greatly stymied the Chinese league’s spending in the summer.

Jurgen Klopp misses Liverpool training after attending hospital due to illness

A club statement reports that Klopp was brought to hospital ‘as a precautionary measure.’

Cork kingpins hope to honour late supporter by booking All-Ireland final spot

‘He was a fantastic supporter of the club,’ manager Shane Ronayne said of Ted Linehan.

Who would you like to see get a chance when Ireland face Fiji?

Joe Schmidt names his team tomorrow.

South African Rugby chief questions 'opaque' World Cup decision process

South Africa were favourites to stage the World Cup in six years’ time, but the tournament will return to France.

The 31 teams that have qualified for the 2018 World Cup so far

The final spot will be decided in the early hours of Thursday morning, as New Zealand take travel to face Peru.

'It is not to be, our race is now run': Bitter disappointment for Ireland's bid team

IRFU chief executive Philip Browne says it is too early to say whether they will launch another bid in the future.

Man United may lose Fellaini on a free this summer after he turned down a new deal

Jose Mourinho is hopeful the Belgian midfielder will extend his stay and the club have no plans to sell him in January.

Ireland could be part of 2018 event with World Cup absentees - reports

The US Soccer Federation officials are looking into hosting matches next year.

Big Sam rules himself out of Everton job after delay in making him an offer

The former England boss says he needed to make a decision for himself.

Scotland make approach for Michael O'Neill, but he's also wanted by Sunderland and Rangers

The Northern Ireland manager’s stock is high thanks to the stellar work he has done in recent years.

5-time Dublin All-Ireland senior winner Bastick brings his inter-county career to an end

Denis Bastick made his senior championship debut with Dublin in 2009.

Ireland miss out on staging 2023 Rugby World Cup as France win bidding process

The IRFU bid was eliminated after the first round of voting in London.