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Soccer - Today’s News

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Criminal proceedings WILL be brought in relation to Hillsborough disaster

Ninety-six Liverpool fans died after a stadium crush at the Sheffield stadium in 1989.

Good news Cork City fans, your Europa League qualifier will be on TV

The SSE Airtricity League leaders play Levadia Tallinn tomorrow.

‘I want to be a leader like Ryan was to us'

Ger Doherty discusses Derry City’s aspirations in Europe and his role as club captain since the tragic passing of Ryan McBride.

Soccer - Yesterday’s News

Longford Town snap up Neale Fenn as their new manager

Fenn targets Premier Division return as he takes over at City Calling Stadium.

England v Germany went to penalties, so there could only be one winner U21 Euros This post contains videos

England v Germany went to penalties, so there could only be one winner

Germany book their place in U21 European Championship final.

Fifa discloses damaging Qatar World Cup bid report

The decision comes after German publication Bild obtained what it said was a leaked copy of the findings.

Sky Sports set to launch channels for specific sports in bid to halt falling figures

The network is also reportedly planning to reduce its subscription fees.

'I thought I was f*****': Anderson recalls Champions League final penalty nerves

The Brazilian says he was petrified ahead of taking a spot-kick during Man United’s shootout victory over Chelsea in Moscow.

First English club makes landmark move to install 'safe standing' section

All-seated stadia have become the norm in England since the Hillsborough disaster.

Maguire can 'add that bit extra' to a Preston side eyeing the Premier League

Alan Browne expects his new team-mate to be a success at Deepdale when he makes the move next month.

Derby pull out of race to sign Glenn Whelan - reports

The 33-year-old Ireland international is expected to leave Stoke this summer

Roma legend Totti offered opportunity to extend glittering career in Japan

The 40-year-old has brought a glittering career in the Italian capital to a close, but there are other clubs interested in his services.

Linfield hit out at media coverage, dismiss former Celtic player's remarks

The club are not happy with some of the reporting in relation to their potential Champions League tie with the Scottish champions.

Liverpool set to escape sanction over Van Dijk chase

Reports say the Reds won’t be punished by the Premier League.

Kenny refuses to be drawn on Connolly transfer speculation ahead of Bray showdown

Dundalk are reportedly in talks to sign the 22-year-old winger.

'Man United only got Mourinho because of Guardiola'

Graeme Souness believes the Red Devils only made a change in the dugout after seeing Manchester City make a high-profile appointment.

$2m sent to child of Fifa member before 2022 World Cup awarded - report

The German daily Bild is publishing allegations from American independent investigator Michael Garcia.

Soccer - Monday 26 June, 2017

Massey and McEleney fire Dundalk to victory over limp Galway LOI

Massey and McEleney fire Dundalk to victory over limp Galway

The champions weren’t at their best but had far too much for the visitors at Oriel Park.

Hazard, Cabaye, Demba Ba and Moussa Sow team up to launch new club in San Diego

The franchise will play in the North American Soccer League.

Lyon complete €10 million signing of Chelsea striker

Bertrand Traore is on his way to France after falling down the pecking order at Stamford Bridge.

Liverpool will have to shatter Bundesliga transfer record to sign Guinean midfielder

22-year-old Naby Keita is wanted by the Reds but RB Leipzig are reluctant to sell.


Highly-rated defender turns down offers from England and Scotland to join Cork

Sean McLoughlin becomes the second player to join the League of Ireland leaders from UCC this month.

Matic due for Man United medical after Chelsea agree €45 million deal - reports

The Serbia international midfielder looks set to work with Jose Mourinho for a second time.

Claudio Ranieri ready to 'forget Leicester' as he gets to know Nantes

“I’ve watched a lot of the matches, I’m not going to say the names but there is quality,” says the Italian, sounding like he hasn’t exactly been scouting the French club.

Frank de Boer appointed Crystal Palace boss

The former Ajax manager takes over on a three-year deal.

Quinton Fortune blames the rain for Ronaldinho's decision to choose Barca over Man Utd

The Red Devils were keen to land the iconic Brazilian back in the summer of 2003, but saw him opt for a switch to Barcelona.

‘Senegal is bigger than Liverpool’ – Diouf in fresh Gerrard swipe

The former striker also claims that he is not the bad boy he is portrayed to be.

Ireland star Campbell rewarded with new deal at Manchester City

The extension comes a just reward for her glittering FA Cup final contribution, and an early birthday present.

Soccer - Sunday 25 June, 2017

The curious case of Germany's next striking phenomenon and his own fans who jeer him

Timo Werner is what his country have needed for a long time, but fans continue to abuse him.

'We used to kick the s**t out of each other in training but the bond was incredible'

Joe Gamble, the last domestic player to represent Ireland, reflects on an eventful career at home and abroad.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Here’s how the last seven sporting days looked through a lens.

More embarrassing VAR chaos as Germany and Chile book semi-final Confed Cup places

Jogi Loew’s side were 3-1 winners over Cameroon while the South Americans drew 1-1 with Australia.

Richie Power's quest to banish injury woes and more in the sporting tweets of the week

Plus, Munster rugby pay tribute to Peter O’Mahony.

Russia slams report of doping probe into World Cup squad

The Mail on Sunday reports that a number of players are under investigation from FIFA.

New deal for 'man of the season' Conte would be Chelsea's best signing - Lampard

The club’s former midfielder feels keeping the Italian at Stamford Bridge is key

'When you know what he went through to get the green jersey, words can't describe the emotions'

The summer of 2017 is one the Longs won’t forget in a hurry.

After 28 years, can Hillsborough survivors finally attain a sense of closure?

John Hughson speaks to The42 about the legacy of this terrible tragedy.

Soccer - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Veterans get St Pat's out of jail to secure draw against Limerick

Ian Bermingham and Conan Byrne stuck second half goals to claw back a two goal deficit.

Messi at 30: From the Champions League to the World Cup - 10 of his best goals

As Lionel Messi celebrates his 30th birthday, we look back at the best goals of the Barcelona and Argentina superstar’s career.

Fabinho edges closer to €45m Man Utd move

The Monaco defensive midfielder is attracted by the chance to play at full-back at Old Trafford as Jose Mourinho’s side step up their interest

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