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# preview - Monday 22 May, 2017

Mourinho playing Pogba out of position, insists Thierry Henry

The former Juventus midfielder has struggled for consistency this season, but his compatriot believes he knows why.

# preview - Friday 19 May, 2017

Ruddock's form earns Ireland's call but immediate focus is on Pro12 semi-final

The 26-year-old is back in Joe Schmidt’s squad and hopes to impress against Scarlets tonight.

# preview - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Kilkenny's Evergreen out to stop all-conquering Sheriff YC in the FAI Junior Cup final

The Dublin club are looking to lift the trophy for the fifth time in seven years at the Aviva Stadium this evening.

# preview - Friday 12 May, 2017

Pochettino promises to take the 'soul and smell' of White Hart Lane to new stadium

Sunday marks Tottenham’s last match at White Hart Lane.

# preview - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Mourinho demands more from Manchester United fans

The Red Devils boss emphasised the importance of winning the Europa League – their remaining major trophy.

'June will be very tough for us, today's draw will spark a real interest (in Japan)' -- Joe Schmidt

The Ireland head coach called the pool draw featuring Scotland and Japan ‘a mixed bag’.

# preview - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Little on the line in inter-pros but plenty of Pro12 talking points today

There’s a huge game in Italy, where former Ireland U20 out-half Ian McKinley starts.

# preview - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

'Europa League takes priority over Premier League'

Jose Mourinho has said he could field a weakened side against Arsenal despite the race for the top four not being settled.

# preview - Monday 1 May, 2017

Zidane: Ronaldo's 'goalscoring ability' makes me jealous

Zidane has praised Cristiano Ronaldo and former team-mate Ronaldo Nazario, admitting he envies the duo’s goal tallies.

# preview - Friday 28 April, 2017

Belvo aim to spoil Cork Con's 5-in-a-row Bateman Cup bid

First-time finalists Old Belvedere have the honour of hosting the Ulster Bank Bateman Cup final tomorrow.

# preview - Friday 21 April, 2017

Man City's Jesus in line for early return in FA Cup semi-final

Pep Guardiola will be without John Stones for Sunday’s FA Cup Semi-Final against Arsenal, but Gabriel Jesus will travel with the squad.

# preview - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Pochettino disappointed with Dele Alli Player of the Year omission

Tottenham’s Dele Alli has been shortlisted for the Young Player of the Year gong but not the senior award.

# preview - Friday 7 April, 2017

Win or bust for 'Belvo, Con go to Limerick and all your UBL Div 1 previews

The weekend club action starts tonight with the Colours Match in UCD.

# preview - Saturday 1 April, 2017

'If he tries to be Pádraig, he won't win' - Paul McGinley on Shane Lowry's Masters hopes

The former Ryder Cup captain believes the Offaly man has a chance this week.

The numbers favour Wasps, but Leinster can reward Cullen's faith in youth

Buckle up, the Aviva Stadium is going to get wild this afternoon.

# preview - Friday 31 March, 2017

I'd go up against my own granny! - Hughes has no problem with Whelan-Allen clash

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has eased concerns about a falling-out between team-mates Glenn Whelan and Joe Allen.

# preview - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Klopp: Nobody better than me for Liverpool job

The German insists he is the right man for the job at Anfield and has stressed it takes time to reach the top.

Schmidt's Ireland focused on delivering big performance to end Six Nations on a high

It’s not the Grand Slam finale we all wanted, but there is still plenty on the line for Ireland as they host England at the Aviva Stadium later.

No Messi, Iniesta or Xavi – Klopp says squad part of Guardiola's problems

A weaker squad has contributed to the former Barcelona boss having some struggles at City, according to the Liverpool manager.

Match-ups and kick-outs crucial as Kerry look to strip Dublin of their 'invincibles' tag

Jim Gavin’s men are looking to equal the record set by the great Kerry side of the 1930s.

# preview - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'It is not Paul's fault that some pundits are in trouble and need every penny to survive'

Jose Mourinho says Pogba’s critics are “envious” of the Man United star.

# preview - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Bayer Leverkusen's 17-year-old wonderkid ruled out of CL tie because of school exams

Kai Havertz will miss Wednesday’s second leg against Atletico Madrid.

# preview - Monday 13 March, 2017

Leicester can win the Champions League, says new boss Shakespeare with a straight face

The Foxes trail Sevilla heading into the second leg of their last 16 tie.

# preview - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Ireland ready for emotionally-charged affair as they look to set up Grand Slam showdown

It will be a difficult day for Wales following a recent tragedy, and Marie Louise Reilly is wary of the opposition.

# preview - Friday 10 March, 2017

'When people are putting you down it's good to get one over on them'

Drogheda United aim to continue their promising start to the season as Cork City head to Louth tonight.

# preview - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'It's hard to believe we're going to play on that field' - Mourinho wants Europa League tie called off

The Manchester United boss is baffled by state of the Rostov pitch.

# preview - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Can Liverpool continue fine record against top 6 and the other Premier League talking points

There’s a big one at Anfield on Saturday evening, while leaders Chelsea have a London derby on Monday night.

Taylor primed for aggressive tactics from 'rough' Gentili in London

The Bray boxer steps into the ring for her third professional bout against the experienced Italian tonight.

# preview - Friday 3 March, 2017

Cage Warriors to crown long-awaited successor to Michael Bisping in Dublin this weekend

Karl Moore will bid to win the vacant light-heavyweight title.

# preview - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

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“When he comes back to Liverpool, be there for him, because he’s going to need you,” said the 36-year-old.

# preview - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Ireland's Six Nations hopes on the line with confident France in Dublin

It’s make or break for Joe Schmidt’s men against les Bleus.

# preview - Friday 24 February, 2017

Finn's Rovers return to resurfaced Oriel Park as Dundalk go in search of 4-in-a-row

The Premier Division is back and last year’s champions could face a tough test against the new-look Hoops this evening.

# preview - Friday 17 February, 2017

'Play well tonight fellas': Cullen's message is clear as he urges his side to grasp opportunity

Leinster welcome Edinburgh to the RDS tonight with much more than five points on the line for those in blue.

# preview - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Bailly flourishing at Manchester United after one-on-ones with Mourinho

The centre-back has thanked his manager for helping him to make a seamless transition to Premier League football.

# preview - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Can PSG's Spanish boss upset Barca? What to look out for in the Champions League last-16

The knockout stages are here and Borussia Dortmund play in Portugal tonight, while Arsenal take on Bayern Munich and Real Madrid host Napoli tomorrow.

# preview - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Ireland out to top last weekend's mediocre performance and finish Italian job

Despite a bonus-point win over Scotland, there are mistakes to rectify.

# preview - Saturday 11 February, 2017

No excuses for Ireland as they aim to get Six Nations title bid back on track

Joe Schmidt’s men are strong favourites at Stadio Olimpico this afternoon.

# preview - Friday 10 February, 2017

'I agree with Ed' - Mourinho not planning overhaul of Man United's squad

Man United’s transfer policy has the manager and Ed Woodward in full agreement.

Leicester boss Ranieri holds crisis talks with Mahrez and Vardy

The Foxes boss has sought to get two key figures firing again, with the reigning Premier League champions enduring a torrid defence of their crown.

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