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Soccer - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Gibraltar put 22-game losing streak behind them with second straight win in three days

They claimed their first-ever victory in a competitive international against Armenia on Saturday.

Dutch midfielder scores first international goal to end Belgium's winning run

Arnaut Groeneveld’s goal ensured the friendly between Belgium and the Netherlands ended in a draw.

Miranda heads 93rd-minute winner as Brazil defeat Argentina in sapping Saudi Arabia heat

Brazil edged past Argentina in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday thanks to Miranda’s dramatic late winner.

Defeat to weakened Wales increases pressure on Ireland boss Martin O'Neill

A second-half free-kick from Harry Wilson made the difference tonight in Dublin.

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Wales

Check out how we assessed the Irish team on a disappointing night in Dublin.

'It feels like every player who comes into Man United struggles. We could sign Messi and he'd struggle'

Paul Scholes says Man United need better quality players but also suggests that Lionel Messi would struggle in the side.

Sligo Rovers confirm manager Gerard Lyttle's contract will not be renewed

The club says an interim manager will be appointed shortly.

Encouraging second-half display but Ireland's U21 Euro qualification campaign ends in defeat

Ireland’s Ryan Delaney was unfortunate not to score after his effort hit the post late in the second half.

As it happened: Ireland vs Wales, Uefa Nations League

We went minute-by-minute as Ireland welcomed Ryan Giggs’ Wales to the Aviva Stadium.

Shelbourne legend Owen Heary departs as club decide not to re-appoint manager for 2019

Heary led the Dublin club to back-to-back Leinster Senior Cup titles and a play-off position in 2018.

France defied poor stats to win 2018 World Cup, says Fifa report

The report also said that the competition was short of classic playmakers.

Robinson and O'Brien selected in Ireland's team to face Wales

Martin O’Neill has freshened up his attacking options for this evening’s Uefa Nations League clash.

Chelsea star can fill role England missed at World Cup - Alonso

Ross Barkley made an impression upon his return to the Three Lions squad last night.

Ireland U19s defeat Netherlands to finish qualifying round with 100% record

Tom Mohan’s side came from behind in Longford thanks to goals from Adam Idah and Will Ferry.

'How much would you pay for Harry Kane?' Spain's media react to England loss

La Roja were dealt a reality check, losing 3-2, as their opponents ran riot during a whirlwind first half in Seville.

Mourinho charged by FA over comments following Man United win

The manager spoke into a camera after his side came from behind to triumph 3-2 at Old Trafford.

Why a loss tonight could have a big impact on Ireland's hopes of playing in Dublin at Euro 2020

Martin O’Neill’s men face Wales at the Aviva Stadium knowing the result could have crucial long-term implications.

Koeman claims Liverpool defender Van Dijk 'has been playing with two broken ribs for weeks'

The Dutch defender will sit out tonight’s friendly with Belgium, but his international manager believes he should be fine to return for the Reds this weekend.

Ciaran Clark out of Ireland's Nations League clash with Wales

The Newcastle United defender won’t be involved at the Aviva Stadium tonight.

Sergio Busquets is no better than Eric Dier, according to Sam Allardyce

Busquets had little impact in Spain’s 3-2 defeat to England last night.

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Montserrat - the world's 205th best team - won a match thanks to this cracker

Spencer Weir the hero as Caribbean island win for only the fifth time in their history.

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England stitch together 17-pass move to out-Spain Spain for their opening goal

England’s opener in Seville last night was a beauty.

Maltese champions Valletta have offered Usain Bolt a two-year professional contract

Maltese champions are majority-owned by a group of investors from the UAE.

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Poll: Who will win tonight's Nations League clash between Ireland and Wales?

Ireland face Wales tonight with Martin O’Neill’s men looking to secure their first Nations League win.

'He is pretty much like John O'Shea and I cannot pay him a higher compliment than that'

Martin O’Neill paid tribute to Richard Keogh on the eve of tonight’s Nations League clash.

'James McClean broke his wrist... And was actually looking at an injection to see if he could play'

Martin O’Neill has emphasised his side’s positive attributes ahead of their clash with Wales tonight.

Soccer - Monday 15 October, 2018

Edin Dzeko double leaves Northern Ireland on the brink of Nations League relegation

The AS Roma striker scored twice as Bosnia-Herzegovina saw off a wasteful Northern Ireland 2-0 on Monday.

Sterling bags a double as England blow Spain away with sublime Nations League win

A double from the Manchester City winger helped England to an impressive 3-2 win against Luis Enrique’s side.

Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Wales in the Nations League tomorrow?

Martin O’Neill has some tough calls to make following Saturday’s 0-0 draw against Denmark.

Dutchman Ake responds to £40m Man United transfer rumours

The Bournemouth defender is reported to be on the Red Devils’ wishlist.

More of the same won't suffice: 5 talking points ahead of Ireland-Wales

Opportunity knocks for Martin O’Neill’s side against a severely weakened Wales team tomorrow evening.

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FA condemn England fans after clashes with Spanish police in Seville

The countries play in the Uefa Nations League tonight.

'We are still possibly learning the system, to get it to exactly how we want'

Richard Keogh has suggested it will take Ireland time to adapt to the 3-5-2 formation.

Martin O'Neill hits back at claims Ireland play 'primitive' football

The Irish boss also defended his use of James McClean in the wing-back role.

'It was a great experience and hopefully I can look forward to many more'

Enda Stevens is eager for more international experience after winning his first competitive home cap.

'I never needed an apology' - Arter put issues with Keane to bed after phone call

The Ireland midfielder returned to the field on Saturday following a bust-up with the assistant manager.

'I'm not even a professional footballer yet': Bolt asks why he is being drug tested

Bolt is currently on trial with the Central Coast Mariners in Australia’s A-League.

Wales suffer another big setback with Ramsey to miss Ireland clash

The Arsenal midfielder has been ruled out of tomorrow evening’s Uefa Nations League encounter.

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67 RIP

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67

The broadcaster covered four World Cups throughout his career but is most fondly remembered as the man charged with covering Serie A for Channel 4.

'I think the victory certainly hurt me much more psychologically than my injury'

France defender Laurent Koscielny has confirmed his international career is over.