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Soccer - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Ronaldo makes Champions League history with penalty against PSG

The Real Madrid forward hit yet another milestone tonight.

As it happened: Porto v Liverpool, Champions League, round of 16 first leg

Jurgen Klopp’s side returned to European action at Estádio do Dragão.

Patrick Kluivert tells son to 'follow his heart' amid Man United links

Justin Kluivert is the subject of interest from United, Real Madrid and Barcelona.

Higuaín slams 'armchair' fans after Tottenham draw

A number of Juventus fans were unhappy at their team’s performance against Tottenham, prompting Gonzalo Higuain to hit back.

'The history of Cork suggests it's difficult to do' - City aiming to bridge 67-year gap

John Caulfield’s players are bidding to become the first Cork side since 1951 to retain their league title.

'The concussion hit me for six really' - Ireland's Egan happy to be back after fears

The Brentford skipper sustained two concussions in quick succession this season.

'Alexis Sanchez ran 8km home... because he left his keys in his car!'

The Chile international set off on foot during his time at Udinese, due to an everyday mistake.

Mo Salah is ‘probably the best Liverpool signing in the past 15 years’

The Egyptian has taken Anfield by storm, scoring 29 goals so far in his first campaign as a Kop.

'It's like we lost 8-0 - good doctors are needed, not one, but many very, very good'

Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri was irritated by criticism of his side’s performance against Spurs.

Blackburn's promising Irish defender makes long-awaited comeback after injury nightmare

Darragh Lenihan returned to action against Portsmouth last night.

Pochettino lauds 'amazing' Eriksen after Juventus draw - 'He always steps up'

Christian Eriksen was praised by Mauricio Pochettino after helping Tottenham to a draw at Juventus.

New arrivals to the League of Ireland worth keeping an eye out for this season

We take a look at some of the Premier Division’s latest imports.

Soccer - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Eriksen completes comeback to give Spurs the edge after thriller in Turin

It looked bleak for Tottenham when Juventus opened up an early two-goal lead.

Gundogan shines as Manchester City run riot at Basel

His brace puts Pep Guardiola’s side in the driving seat.

Klopp dismisses 2005 talk as Liverpool prepare for Porto

Do not mention Istanbul around Kloppo.

Premier League TV rights sold to Sky Sports and BT Sports for £4.5 billion

Five of seven packages available have been sold.

Cool new Bohemians mural remembers Bob Marley's 1980 gig at Dalymount Park

The reggae legend is situated next to Dublin’s favourite son Phil Lynnott at the Gypsies’ ground.

Blow for Lacazette as Arsenal striker undergoes knee surgery

The France international has struggled to hit top form in recent weeks and is now set for spell on the sidelines.

'A four-second slide' - Cork City boss criticises lack of TV coverage for President's Cup

Speaking in Dublin today, John Caulfield said he believes more can be done to promote the League of Ireland.

Former UK youth football coach Barry Bennell found guilty of child abuse

Bennell was convicted at Liverpool crown court on 36 counts of abuse between 1979 and 1990.

Hull City's Mason forced to retire a year after fracturing skull in Premier League game against Chelsea

Mason joined Hully City in August 2016 from Tottenham.

'England appeals to me: Arsenal, Tottenham, Chelsea or Manchester United are nice clubs'

18-year-old Justin Kluivert continues to impress for Ajax and would be interested in a move abroad.

'Pogba isn't Kante' - Thierry Henry on Man United's problems

The debate as to where best to use the Frenchman continues to rage, with a fellow countryman eager to point out that he is not a holding midfielder.

'I left the training ground crying... It's only when you leave Juventus that you realise what you had'

Fernando Llorente is preparing for a reunion with his former employers, as Spurs face Juve in the Champions League tonight.

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Footage of all six goals from Sunday's President's Cup game has finally surfaced

Dundalk and Cork City launched the new League of Ireland season by renewing their rivalry at Oriel Park.

'It was a blow to lose Daniel on his first run... we need to get him back'

Daniel Sturridge lasted just three minutes at Stamford Bridge last night as West Brom were beaten by Chelsea.

Chiellini believes Kane is now on the same level as Messi, Ronaldo and Neymar

The Juve defender has been talking up the Tottenham striker ahead of tonight’s Champions League meeting.

Our ranking of the top 18 transfers between League of Ireland clubs for 2018

Here are the best bits of business conducted in domestic football during the off-season, in our humble opinion.

Soccer - Monday 12 February, 2018

Hazard on the double as pressure on Conte eases with Chelsea back to winning ways

Victor Moses was on the scoresheet too as they beat West Brom 3-0.

'People think it's negative coming back to Ireland - I think of it as another bounce forward'

Promising Irish youngster Darragh Leahy chats to The42 about moving from Coventry to Bohemians.

'He's probably the most talented player in the league because his skill levels are incredible'

Cork City manager John Caulfield wants to see Kieran Sadlier produce his top form week in, week out.

Kick It Out slams 'unacceptable' booking of Balotelli for reporting racist abuse

Nice allege that the striker was booked for complaining to the referee over racist abuse from Dijon fans.

Liam Brady: Arsenal let Harry Kane go because he was chubby

The former director of the Gunners’ youth academy says they made the wrong decision by releasing the Tottenham and England star.

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Ireland and Celtic football families attend funeral of Liam Miller in Cork

The former international was laid to rest after his death from cancer.

'Mourinho has to win the title next season' - Gary Neville warns Man United boss

The former defender is looking for the Portuguese to make his side “killers in the final third”.

Key defender's Spurs future unsure after Juventus axe - reports

Toby Alderweireld’s time at Tottenham Hotspur could be coming to an end.

Manchester City's €878 million squad the most expensive in history

The latest figures from the CIES Football Observatory highlight the record-breaking transfer spending of Pep Guardiola’s side.

‘You’re the only one of the midfield three without pneumonia'

Stephen Kenny lamented Dundalk’s problems after seeing them lose to Cork City on Sunday.

Ex-Reading and Huddersfield striker joins Shamrock Rovers ahead of new season

Daniel Carr impressed during Rovers’ recent trip to Portugal and comes straight into the squad for Friday’s Dublin derby.