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Soccer - Saturday 9 December, 2017

The Moyesy Neighbours! West Ham dent Chelsea's title chase with London derby win

Marko Arnautovic’s early strike hands Moyes his first win – and Chelsea a costly defeat.

Come and get me! Ryan Giggs voices his interest in Wales top job

‘I’ve not spoken to anyone at the moment, but I’d definitely be interested,’ he said.

United still Manchester's top side, insists Ryan Giggs

‘City are obviously very good, but…’

Soccer - Friday 8 December, 2017

Pochettino accepts Tottenham's title bid 'realistically' over

Spurs are 18 points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City and boss Mauricio Pochettino does not think they can claw that back.

Cork City lose one of their key players to Coleraine

Winger Stephen Dooley has left the double-winners, it has been announced this evening.

Moyes set to drop England goalkeeper Hart

Adrian is in contention to feature after impressing against Manchester City last weekend.

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Will Man United spring Zlatan surprise and more Premier League talking points

Plus, can Everton stop Liverpool’s ‘Fab Four’?

The Derry Pele: Major boost for Finn Harps as Paddy McCourt agrees new deal for 2018

The winger has signed a new deal for next season as the Ballybofey club attempt to gain promotion back to the Premier Division.

Peru captain to miss their first World Cup in 36 years due to ban for failed drug test

Former Bayern Munich striker Paolo Guerrero won’t be leading his country to Russia next summer.

Klopp: 'Fab Four' tag is disrespectful to other Liverpool stars

The Reds face their city rivals Everton on Sunday.

'Ireland's best young goalkeeper' has signed a contract with St Pat's

It’s a first professional deal for 17-year-old fifth-year student Brian Maher.

Cork, Waterford, Sligo and Derry unveil new shirts for the 2018 season

The Premier Division and FAI Cup winners are back in Adidas gear for the first time since 1999.

Cristiano Ronaldo: I’m the best player in history

After drawing level with Lionel Messi in terms of Ballon d’Ors won, the Portuguese says that he’s “never seen anyone better” than himself.

Premier League 'to boost TV matches' in bumper deal

Football will go head-to-head with popular entertainment programmes on Saturday evenings, according to reports.

I don’t know what will happen in January – Coutinho

Liverpool fans face an anxious spell over the coming weeks after the Brazil international refused to rule out a transfer to Camp Nou.

Neymar 'stressed' after Cavani spat

Nene, a former star at PSG, admits to helping persuade his fellow Brazilian to make a move to France.

Waterford continue to strengthen with capture of PFAI First Division Goalkeeper of the Year

23-year-old Laois native Niall Corbet joins the First Division champions following six seasons at UCD.

Do all football fans really want impartial analysis?

In modern sports coverage, bias is everywhere, except in the eye of the beholder, writes Tommy Martin.

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Who should win the RTE Sportsperson of the Year award?

It’s been another big year of sport.

It was crazy! Jurgen Klinsmann's son saves penalty on professional debut

Jonathan Klinsmann emerged as the hero after the 20-year-old saved an 87th-minute penalty to ensure Hertha drew 1-1 at home to Ostersunds FK.

Soccer - Thursday 7 December, 2017

It's official: David O'Leary's penalty at Italia '90 has been voted Ireland's Greatest Sporting Moment

A winner was chosen by the public during tonight’s episode.

Wilshere stars as Arsenal hammer BATE Borisov to top Europa League group One-sided This post contains videos

Wilshere stars as Arsenal hammer BATE Borisov to top Europa League group

The midfielder ended his lengthy goal drought as the Gunners claimed a 6-0 win.

Gattuso still looking for his first win as Milan surprisingly go down to Croatian outfit Rhino This post contains videos

Gattuso still looking for his first win as Milan surprisingly go down to Croatian outfit

Rijecka handed the Rossoneri defeat but the Italians still go through as group leaders.

Lookman double ensures Big Sam-less Everton sign off European campaign with a win ENCOURAGING This post contains videos

Lookman double ensures Big Sam-less Everton sign off European campaign with a win

The 20-year-old scored twice in a 3-0 victory over Cypriot champions Apollon Limassol.

Staying put! More good business by St Pat's as midfield duo commit for 2018

Killian Brennan and Owen Garvan have re-signed with the club.

Ronaldo awarded record-equalling fifth Ballon d'Or under the Eiffel Tower

The Real Madrid superstar has drawn level with rival Lionel Messi today.

Ireland U21 international handed Everton debut in this evening's Europa League game

Harry Charsley is in the Toffees team for their away trip to play Apollon Limassol.

Ireland will play two group games at home and one in Bilbao if they qualify for Euro 2020

Today’s news means the Boys in Green would meet European heavyweights Spain at the finals.

Robbie Keane makes impact off bench but Indian Super League debut ends in defeat

Keane provided a sumptuous through ball for a late leveler, but it wasn’t enough for ATK.

Kevin Jonas, of Jonas Brothers fame, just testified in the Fifa trial for some reason

Jonas testified that a Paul McCartney concert did indeed take place on a certain date in 2010.

Brady's recovery begins - 'Life goes quickly and it will soon come back round for him to join in again'

The Ireland international has undergone an operation on his knee injury.

Ranking the 16 teams left in the Champions League's chances of triumphing

From Basel to PSG, we assess the likelihood of each side prevailing.

Poll: What is Ireland's Greatest Sporting Moment? The Greatest This post contains a poll

Poll: What is Ireland's Greatest Sporting Moment?

The final episode of RTÉ’s programme airs tonight.

Jurgen Klinsmann's son set to make professional debut

Hertha are already eliminated from the Europa League and are expected to field an experimental line-up.

Ibrahimovic left Man United staff 'shaking' with 'God has arrived' comment

The Swedish striker announced his arrival at Old Trafford in some style, but initial concerns over his personality were quickly eased.

Major addition for St Pat's as Madden joins after shock Shamrock Rovers exit

The right-back will play for Liam Buckley’s side in 2018 following his recent departure from Tallaght Stadium.

Bring on Bayern and Real Madrid! Can claims Liverpool fear nobody in Champions League

The Reds swept their way into the last-16 with a 7-0 mauling of Spartak Moscow, and Jurgen Klopp’s side now feel that they are a match for anybody.

Ajax snap up rumoured Liverpool and Tottenham target

Promising teenage centre-back Perr Schuurs spoke to other clubs before deciding to sign a contract with the Dutch giants.

Wenger won't sell players to increase their World Cup hopes

The Arsenal manager is only concerned with his team’s fate, not providing more minutes to players hoping to be in Russia this summer.