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Soccer - Today’s News

Dejan Lovren has signed a four-year deal at Liverpool worth close to €120k a week

The 27-year-old, who moved to Anfield in the summer of 2014, is the latest player to extend his commitment with the Anfield side

Venue confirmed! Derry City will play their Europa League games in Sligo

The Candystripes have found their new home for European football this summer.

With illegal streams on the rise and viewer numbers falling, is it time for a Spotify for sport?

Streaming is doing for football fans what file-sharing once did for music buyers, writes Tommy Martin.

'I wasn’t that fast before I broke my leg but when I came back I was like Usain Bolt!'

Bray Wanderers winger Dylan Connolly has been one of the players lighting up the league this season.

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IABA's appointment of Bernard Dunne the 'perfect' call

Katie Taylor has backed the new High Performance director to thrive in the role.

Soccer - Yesterday’s News

Good news for Irish star as Notts County players allowed to join new clubs

Louise Quinn and others were left in limbo following news that the club’s women’s team was liquidated.

Mourinho: 'It's a bit of a red card and a bit of a very smart, very experienced Argentinian player'

The Manchester United boss has been speaking about Marouane Fellaini’s sending off.

Ex-Newcastle winger arrested as part of tax fraud investigation

Former midfielder Sylvain Marveaux, who joined Brittany outfit Lorient last year, is among those in hot water.

City left frustrated as 10-man United hold on in Manchester Derby

The race for a top-four spot remains in the balance after tonight’s game at the Etihad Stadium.

From Spurs fan attacked by fellow supporter after 'being mistaken for Chelsea fan' Appeal

Spurs fan attacked by fellow supporter after 'being mistaken for Chelsea fan'

Doctors are concerned the 23-year-old may have sustained lasting damage to his eyesight.

'There's huge motivation from having so many people writing you off'

Dundalk skipper Stephen O’Donnell says the champions are driven by doubts from their detractors.

How Championship Manager helped pave the way for Jonny Evans' Northern Ireland debut

The centre-back was on loan at Royal Antwerp from Manchester United at the time.

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As it happened: Manchester City v Manchester United, Premier League

The city rivals met at the Etihad Stadium this evening with fourth place on the line.

Barcelona tried to get a discount on Suarez transfer after World Cup bite

“He’d already bitten somebody when you first bid!”

Coman Get Me Plea! Bayern Munich sign Kingsley on permanent deal until 2020

Bundesliga giants agree €21m deal with Juventus.

No Fuchs Given: The throw-in, and reaction, that has everyone talking this morning

Christian Fuchs needs to work on his aim. Alexis Sanchez needs to work on his acting.

Brazil court orders 'murder' goalkeeper back to prison

Three out of four judges on a panel of the country’s Supreme Court (STF) ruled that Bruno de Souza should return to jail.

Soccer - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

PSG rout Monaco to reach French Cup final

On Tuesday, Angers reached the final for the first time in 60 years — and just the second in club history.

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Mascherano scores first goal in 7 years as Barcelona crush Osasuna

Meanwhile, Real Madrid again made light of the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo as they crushed Deportivo la Coruna 6-2.

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Watch: Dortmund's teenage prodigy stuns Bayern in cup semi

A brilliant strike from Ousmane Dembele 15 minutes from the end settled the game.

Sunderland all but relegated after bottom-two battle while late own-goal sees Arsenal take the points

The Gunners beat reigning champions Leicester, and Middlesborough edged past Sunderland.

Eriksen thunderbolt keeps Tottenham's Premier League title hopes alive

The Danish international fired home a spectacular effort from distance on 78 minutes.

'Time will tell if we decide to pursue it any more' - Preston boss on Seán Maguire

Simon Grayson watched the young Cork striker against St Pat’s at Richmond Park on Friday.

Pep Guardiola not interested in Spurs star Alli

Reports have linked Manchester City with a move for 21-year-old Tottenham star.

Joey Barton says he's been forced into retirement after receiving 18-month ban for gambling

The Burnley midfielder is disappointed with the ‘harshness’ of the decision and intends to appeal.

Video refereeing will be used at next year's World Cup for the first time

Fifa boss Gianni Infantino has confirmed the news today.

Keane: People are recognising now that the League of Ireland is a good platform LOI

Keane: People are recognising now that the League of Ireland is a good platform

The ex-Ireland skipper believes young players who don’t succeed at British clubs first time around have an alternative route via the domestic game.

Closer look: Joey Barton bet on his own team 30 times and had just three wins

The suspended midfielder’s statement included plenty of extra details.

Kevin Doyle's seven-figure salary puts him in the top 30 MLS earners

The Ireland and Colorado Rapids striker is set to earn a base salary of $1 million.

QUIZ: Can you name this United or City player based on their previous clubs?

It’s the Manchester Derby tomorrow night.

'I've got one more adventure left in me' - Keane puts retirement talk on hold for final move

Ireland’s all-time record goalscorer isn’t planning to hang up the boots just yet.

Paul Pogba ruled out of Manchester derby

The France international will miss the midweek encounter but there is better news for Ander Herrera.

'I'm a fighter, there's part of me looking forward to this challenge'

Ireland captain Seamus Coleman has given his first interview since his leg break against Wales.

Wales defender gets two-game ban for horror tackle that broke Coleman's leg

Fifa have extended Neil Taylor’s suspension by one match.

Alexis Sanchez won't be sold to another Premier League club says Wenger

The Gunners boss remains convinced that the Chilean will stay put, with his services likely to be retained even if he does not commit to fresh terms

More misery for Moyes as FA charge Sunderland boss over 'slap' remark to female reporter

The Sunderland boss’s comments were deemed to have brought the game into disrepute.

Several arrests made after police raid Newcastle and West Ham over transfer dealings

Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs officers swooped on St James’ Park and London Stadium this morning.

Mourinho: City favourites for top four, not United

We have a Manchester derby tomorrow night.

Soccer - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Tottenham star Eriksen talked up for Barcelona move

The Denmark international has been linked with a transfer to Camp Nou after catching the eye in the Premier League.

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