This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 7 °C Friday 21 September, 2018

Tuesday 18 September, 2018

All-Ireland champs Limerick at home to Cork in their 2019 provincial opener

The schedule of games for next year’s Munster senior hurling championship have been released.

Diego Maradona makes winning start in Mexico

The Argentina icon is up and running with his latest club.

'Lack of communication, being undermined' - Mayo's 12 departed players explain why they left the panel

They’ve released a lengthy statement saying that the walkout was not due to selection issues.

Khalil Mack and the Bears shut down the Seahawks

Seattle Seahawks go 0-2 after Monday Night Football.

'Golden Boot win masked Kane's problems'

The Tottenham striker was top scorer at the 2018 World Cup but Alan Shearer believes the award belies problems with his form.

Earls intent on improving again as he's raring to get new season under way

‘A few of us probably got a bit relaxed in our position and weren’t hungry enough to be out there but fellas are edgy now.’

'They were all winners before I went in': Keith Earls plays down role in Limerick's All-Ireland triumph

The lads were asking me questions, it wasn’t like I was going through drills or motivating them.’

The most thankless job in sports proves to be a kick in the teeth yet again

Kickers came under the spotlight at the weekend, but have some sympathy, writes Steve O’Rourke.

Monday 17 September, 2018

Spurs boss talks 'cows and trains' ahead of Champions League clash

Mauricio Pochettino also confirmed that Toby Alderweireld and Kieran Trippier had been left out of the European opener.

Waterford confirm new hurling and football managers for 2019

Pauric Fanning and Benji Whelan have been appointed to the respective roles.

Shane Duffy scores again as Brighton snatch point with dramatic 91st minute equaliser

Second-half goals from Shane Duffy and Glenn Murray earned Brighton a late point on Monday.

O'Donovans receive heroes' welcome home after latest triumph

They were greeted by family and fans at Cork Airport.

Aged 55, Down All-Ireland winner Mickey Linden rolls back the years with incredible score Legend This post contains videos

Aged 55, Down All-Ireland winner Mickey Linden rolls back the years with incredible score

The former All-Star showed age is just a number with a fine score off the bench for Mayobridge.

Lampard: Derby can't afford to sign Terry

John Terry would have been welcomed with open arms at Derby County, but Frank Lampard says the club cannot afford the defender.

'He's not a person who wants to act because if you are like that you cannot play football'

Jurgen Klopp has defended Neymar amid play-acting criticisms.

N'Golo Kante eats curry and watches Match of the Day with shocked fans after missing train Down To Earth This post contains videos

N'Golo Kante eats curry and watches Match of the Day with shocked fans after missing train

A chance encounter with the France star at a London mosque led to an unforgettable night for a group of fans.

Real Madrid more of a team without Ronaldo, says Bale

“It’s maybe a bit more relaxed, yes,” the Wales international added.

From After branding battle, Conor McGregor will call his whiskey Proper No. Twelve Not Notorious

After branding battle, Conor McGregor will call his whiskey Proper No. Twelve

The MMA fighter’s new product will initially launch in Ireland and the US.

Tyrone condemn 'ugly scenes of unwarranted violence' after 26 cards mar Championship game

There were 20 yellow cards and six red cards shown during Saturday’s meeting between Moy and Edendork.

'I stared down not having it. I made a pact with myself to enjoy every minute I get'

Cian Healy has discovered a love for knife making and figured out the best approach to counter-rucking.

Team Ireland win eventing silver medal at World Equestrian Games

Sally Corscadden’s team claim their first world championship medal and with it a place at the 2020 Olympic Games.

Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz cleared to make long-awaited comeback NFL

Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz cleared to make long-awaited comeback

The 25-year-old has been sidelined since suffering ligament damage back in December.

'Given the false information spread by the media that has affected my image, I'm obliged to explain the truth'

West Ham striker Lucas Perez has denied claims he refused to warm up during yesterday’s win over Everton.

'We wanted to do two-in-a-row, I don’t think we would be happy with just the one'

Sinead Goldrick helped Dublin retain their All-Ireland title yesterday.

After sudden Gilroy exit, will Dublin turn to Galway to solve hurling manager issue?

The Dublin county board will need to move fast after the sudden departure of Gilroy.

After 12 years and 100 caps, Ireland legend Aine O'Gorman announces retirement from international football

The Wicklow native made her debut for the national side as a 16-year-old.

'Liverpool could win both the Champions League and Premier League this season,' says Salah

Mohamed Salah says that the Reds can win the double this season under Jurgen Klopp.

Zebo scores, McCall's Sarries march on and Patterson dots down for Pirates

It was another busy weekend in England and French rugby for a raft of Irish-qualified players.

Dublin's All-Ireland heroes bring the Brendan Martin Cup to Crumlin Children's Hospital

Dublin retained their title yesterday in Croke Park.

Ireland rugby international among 11 Irish hopefuls heading to Melbourne for AFLW trial

The Irish contingent will look to earn a contract for the 2019 season and join Cora Staunton and Sarah Rowe in Australia.

Klopp reveals Firmino could miss PSG clash due to nasty eye injury

Last season’s beaten finalists open their Champions League campaign at home to the French giants tomorrow night.

Cavanagh called for second referee in GAA before weekend injuries

“I like the idea of a second referee with some of the stuff that goes on off the ball,” Sean Cavanagh told The42 last week.

Mullingar's JJ McDonagh lands fight with Chris Eubank Jr in Saudi Arabia

The BUI Irish champion will square off with the divisive Briton in the co-main event to the World Boxing Super Series final.

Derby boss Lampard hit with improper conduct charge after sending off

The 40-year-old saw red in the Rams’ defeat to Rotherham United and now faces further punishment from the authorities.

Zebre's stunning comeback win and all the weekend's Pro14 highlights The Italian Job This post contains videos

Zebre's stunning comeback win and all the weekend's Pro14 highlights

The Italians came from three tries down to record a famous victory over Cardiff on Saturday evening.

Bleyendaal boost as Kiwi out-half to return to Munster training this week

The province are waiting on scan results on John Ryan’s ankle injury.

Olympic pathway confirmed for Irish 7s rugby hopefuls

A European tournament or World Rugby repechage will serve as Ireland’s best chance of qualifying for Tokyo 2020.

'It's great to have him back' - Leavy returns to full fitness for Leinster

Sean O’Brien and Ciarán Frawley are still unavailable for selection.

All Black world rankings lead cut ahead of November showdown with Ireland

Defeat to South Africa has seen New Zealand’s lead at the summit cut to 2.40 points.

'Uefa panel needs to be sacked!': Bale baffled by goal of the season snub

The Welshman would not be drawn on whether his overhead kick was better than Cristiano Ronaldo’s – but he can’t believe it was overlooked entirely.