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Soccer - Today’s News

'Two old farts who know f**k all about the game, hey? I’ll have to get my iPad out now.'

Mick McCarthy’s Ipswich are joint-top of the Championship after four wins from their first four games.

Just your average halfway-line stunner from Lyon's Nabil Fekir - with his weaker foot Outrageous This post contains videos

Just your average halfway-line stunner from Lyon's Nabil Fekir - with his weaker foot

The 24-year-old is making sure he grabs the spotlight now that Alex Lacazette has moved to Arsenal.

Hammers stage terrific comeback but then dramatically let it slip as Southampton take thriller

Chicharito grabbed a brace for West Ham but it still wasn’t enough.

Mané, Mané, Mané! Sadio fires Liverpool to three points against Palace

Christian Benteke missed a sitter for the visitors at 0-0.

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Want-away Leeds striker Chris Wood hasn't exactly endeared himself to the club's fans today

The New Zealand international made himself unavailable for tonight’s big game against Sunderland.

Conor Hourihane bagged an incredible hat-trick this evening as Aston Villa downed Norwich

The 26-year-old has four goals in his last two games in the Championship.

18-year-old Irish international Declan Rice makes first start for West Ham at St. Mary's

The teenager impressed during a 30-minute shift against Manchester United last weekend.

Ousmane Dembele could join Barcelona for the right price, say Dortmund

Dortmund have said if the right price is presented by Barcelona, the club is willing to let their talismanic forward leave.

Cunningham ruled out for 'extended period' just days after Ireland call-up

Preston’s stand-in skipper suffered an injury to his knee in Tuesday’s game against Derby County.

'Just let the horses run freely': Mourinho satisfied with yet another resounding win

Manchester United recorded an impressive 4-0 victory for the second weekend running, putting a sorry Swansea to the sword on Saturday afternoon.

Pogba-inspired Man United hit Swansea for four in emphatic win

Henrikh Mkhitaryan got two assists as Jose Mourinho’s side swaggered to a brilliant four goal win for the second successive weekend.

Celtic's perfect start continues with comfortable win against Kilmarnock

James Forrest and Callum McGregor got the goals.

As it happened: Liverpool v Crystal Palace, Premier League

No Philippe Coutinho – but could Liverpool pick up their first win of the new season? We had live minute-by-minute coverage.

Zidane sends message of support to Barcelona victims

Thirteen people were killed when a van ploughed into packed crowds in Barcelona on Thursday.

Caulfield apologises to Cork City fans as life after Maguire brings another defeat

The Leesiders have now lost three of their six games since their star striker’s departure for England.

As it happened: Swansea City vs Manchester United, Premier League

Swansea hosted Manchester United at the Liberty Stadium as the second weekend of the new Premier League season got underway.

Frank de Boer claims he turned down the Liverpool job

When Brendan Rodgers left the Anfield hotseat vacant, the Dutchman had the chance to leave Ajax.

"People say: 'Bloody hell, what happened you after that? It ruined you'" Interview This post contains videos

"People say: 'Bloody hell, what happened you after that? It ruined you'"

Ex-Ireland international and current Billericay Town star Kevin Foley on Euro 2012 heartache and a career full of highs and lows.

Crisis? What crisis? A pair of debutants score as Bayern breeze past Leverkusen in opener

Rather inevitably, Robert Lewandowski also found the net on a rainy night at the Allianz Arena.

Soccer - Yesterday’s News

Roddy Collins' Athlone slip to bottom of the First Division without even kicking a ball

Wexford Youths’ win over Cabinteely enough to move them off the foot of the table for the first time since March.

16-year-old makes cameo appearance as Bray conjure confidence-boosting win

Jake Ellis was introduced late on as the Seagulls got a much-needed win at home to Drogheda.

Gary Shaw conjures late, late brace as Rovers come from behind to snatch win in Galway

Ronan Murray gave the Tribesmen a first-half lead but they failed to keep hold of the lead.

St Pat's continue their winning run to pull further away from the drop zone

Liam Buckley’s men were comfortable winners at Richmond Park.

Cork suffer second home league defeat as Sligo stun Turner's Cross

Rhys McCabe’s second half strike handed the Bit O’Red three precious points.

Jim McGuinness enjoying Beijing as club remain unbeaten since his arrival

The former Donegal coach is yet to taste a defeat since arriving in China.

'I was thinking ‘Why did I leave?’ because underneath it all I’m a Sligo man'

Sligo Rovers’ favourite son Raffaele Cretaro chats to us about his beginnings in football and the battle to beat the drop this season.

'Best Ajax defender since Jaap Stam': Tottenham pay club record for Davinson Sanchez

The 21-year-old Colombian has enjoyed a meteoric rise.

Everton and Hajduk Split in hot water with Uefa after crowd trouble mars Europa League play-off Ugly Scenes This post contains videos

Everton and Hajduk Split in hot water with Uefa after crowd trouble mars Europa League play-off

Uefa has announced that it has opened disciplinary proceedings into the incident at Goodison Park last night.

Juventus do a great bit of business by snapping up Matuidi for €20m

The French midfielder has completed his transfer from PSG, signing a three-year contract.

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Liverpool dig in their heels and turn down third Barca bid for Philippe Coutinho worth £119m

The Catalan side are unwilling to give up the chase but the Reds remain confident the Brazilian will remain at Anfield.

Two title contenders go head-to-head and more Premier League talking points

Plus, there will be a meeting of the big summer spenders on Monday night.

Spurs agree £28m deal for Sanchez, Everton open to Costa loan and today's transfer gossip

Arsenal are getting rid of Gabriel, while AC Milan looks set to add another striker.

Antonio Conte was quizzed about Diego Costa and his response was pretty unexpected LOL This post contains videos

Antonio Conte was quizzed about Diego Costa and his response was pretty unexpected

The striker remains in self-imposed isolation in his native Brazil.

Mourinho willing to accept defeat in hunt for fourth Manchester United signing

The Portuguese boss has confirmed that the club are unlikely to sign another player before the transfer deadline.

Billionaire Nigerian threatens to sack Wenger if successful in Arsenal bid

The Frenchman is Europe’s longest-serving manager but will be shunted should Africa’s richest man take over in North London.

Barcelona to pay tribute to terror victims

13 were killed in an attack on the city on Thursday and the club’s players took time to remember those who died.

Chinese fans tell 'Homesick Boy' Carlos Tevez to stay away

The 33-year-old Argentine former international has been a flop since moving this year to Shanghai Shenhua.

No place for madness or poetry in sensible, practical middle tier of Premier League

Tommy Martin laments the mature, semi-detached and really quite beige state of England’s top flight.

West Brom reject reported €20 million bid for Man City target Jonny Evans

The Northern Ireland international has been strongly linked with a move to the Etihad outfit.

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