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Soccer - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Three Man United stars take on 100 kids managed by James Corden Outnumbered This post contains videos

Three Man United stars take on 100 kids managed by James Corden

Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho even gave his players a dig-out in goal late on.

Chelsea in talks to bring Real Madrid and Croatia star on loan

The Blues are aiming to secure the signing of Mateo Kovacic from the European champions.

Britain's TV watchdog will not launch investigation after viewer complaints about mocking of Roy Keane's accent

Ofcom said the exchange was intended “in good humour”.

Wexford Youths take lead against Ajax but lose out in Champions League qualifier

Ireland striker Rianna Jarrett was on target for the Women’s National League champions before the Dutch side scored four.

'I’ve never heard Amhrán na bhFiann rendered as passionately as those Irish Liverpool fans sang You’ll Never Walk Alone'

Eoin Butler was one of 50-odd thousand fans who paid to watch the Premier League heavyweights in Dublin at the weekend.

'An incredibly sad day', 'dreadful' - Arsenal legend and supporters' trust lament Kroenke takeover

The US businessman has launched a £1.8 billion bid for the North London club.

'Don't you dare' - Ferdinand urges Man United to keep Pogba and add Spurs defender

The French midfielder has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford, while Jose Mourinho is unhappy with the lack of signings.

'I saw people crying today... that's what football does'

Cobh Ramblers boss Stephen Henderson hailed his young side following their shock win over Dundalk.

Burnley attempt to solve goalkeeping crisis by signing Joe Hart on two-year deal

The 31-year-old arrives from Manchester City for an undisclosed fee.

Outstanding Michael Duffy volley among the July Goal of the Month contenders Top Drawer This post contains a poll This post contains videos

The oldest man to play in a World Cup has retired from international football

Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary has called time on an international career that spanned over two decades.

Real Madrid target Courtois fuels exit rumours as goalkeeper fails to report for Chelsea training

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois appears to be edging closer to a transfer after reportedly skipping a training session.

Soccer - Monday 6 August, 2018

Hourihane and Whelan feature as Villa punish Hull to bag first Championship win of the season

Ahmed El Mohamady shone against his former club as Aston Villa beat Hull in their opening match of the new campaign.

19-year-old Irish defender Ryan Nolan signs new two-year deal with Inter Milan Internazionale This post contains videos

19-year-old Irish defender Ryan Nolan signs new two-year deal with Inter Milan

The Clare-born teenager joined the San Siro club in 2015 and has signed a new two-year contract.

'Hendo is so important to us' - Klopp says Henderson still key despite Fabinho and Keita signings

Two key signings mean that the fight for midfield places is fiercer than ever at Anfield, but the England star will continue to play a big role.

Shock giant-killing as Cobh Ramblers stun League Cup holders Dundalk to book final spot Giant-killing This post contains videos

Shock giant-killing as Cobh Ramblers stun League Cup holders Dundalk to book final spot

Chris Hull’s goal with 15 minutes to go booked Cobh Ramblers’ place in their first ever senior cup final.

Dutch legends Seedorf and Kluivert take charge of Cameroon national team

The Africa Cup of Nations champions have announced the appointments of the former Netherlands duo as their new coaching team.

Cork City face potential Europa League play-off against RB Salzburg or FK Shkendija

But first, John Caulfield’s side must beat Rosenborg…

Arturo Vidal ready to 'win everything' after agreeing €20m move to Barcelona

The Chilean midfielder is eyeing silverware after moving to the Camp Nou from Bayern.

'He's intelligent, tactically very capable and full of ambition': Bayern impressed by Irish-eligible teenager

Ryan Johansson is expected to be included in the Republic of Ireland Under-18 squad next month.

Soccer - Sunday 5 August, 2018

'I played for that jersey' - The Limerick lad who marked Maradona and battled Real Madrid in the European Cup Local Lad This post contains videos

'I played for that jersey' - The Limerick lad who marked Maradona and battled Real Madrid in the European Cup

Pat Nolan reflects on winning the Premier Division and FAI Cup with Limerick, playing against Real Madrid in Europe and being tasked with marking Diego Maradona.

'If we don't make our team better it will be a difficult season for us' – Mourinho

The Portuguese boss has laid down a transfer gauntlet to United CEO Ed Wodward.

Aguero shines with a double as Man City complete Community Shield triumph

Maurizio Sarri’s first competitive match in charge of Chelsea ended in defeat as Sergio Aguero reached 201 Manchester City goals.

Steven Gerrard's Rangers denied opening day win as Aberdeen snatch 90th minute equaliser

19-year-old Bruce Anderson scored a dramatic late equaliser at Pittodrie Stadium against 10-man Rangers.

'An all-round good performance' - Klopp applauds £65 million Alisson after Dublin debut

The Brazilian goalkeeper made his first Liverpool appearance as they battered Napoli on Saturday.

'When I grow up I want to be...' and Irish hockey scenes - it's Tweets of the Week

Some sporting offerings from social media over the last seven days.

Seagulls swiping Séamus Harnedy's house keys and more of the week's best sportswriting

Settle yourself into some of our favourite pieces of sportswriting from this week.

'Italian football in the 1980s was the pinnacle and at the epicentre was a mercurial Dubliner'

There was so much more to Liam Brady’s time in Italy than a two-year spell with Juventus.

Soccer - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Flying the flag! Irish trio on target on busy day of Championship openers

Preston’s Alan Browne, Milwall’s Aidan O’Brien and Nottingham Forest’s Daryl Murphy all hit goals.

'He's an outstanding talent' - Klopp heaps praise on Cork goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher Cork Born And Bred This post contains videos

'He's an outstanding talent' - Klopp heaps praise on Cork goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp acknowledged the performances and talent of the Cork-born goalkeeper in Dublin on Saturday.

Friendly delight as Liverpool slam five past sorry Napoli before 51,000 supporters in Dublin

Jurgen Klopp’s side made light work of Napoli with a comfortable win on Saturday.

Belgium international Mirallas leaves Everton for Serie A

The 30-year-old attacker is set to try his luck with Fiorentina after falling out of the picture at Goodison Park.

Stoppage-time winner seals 'incredible' Championship start for Lampard

Tom Lawrence’s late header got the former Chelsea star off to a winning start as Derby County manager.

'He has made it clear to the club that the best option for him is to move to Madrid'

Chelsea must let Thibaut Courtois join Real Madrid, insists the Belgium international goalkeeper’s agent.

Comeback keeps Drogs comfortably in play-off spot but they lose ground on Shels and Harps

Drogheda United fought back for a 2-2 draw but were overtaken in third spot by Shelbourne.

Soccer - Friday 3 August, 2018

Three and easy for St. Pat's as Wanderers' woes continue at Richmond Park

Goals from Ryan Brennan, Ian Turner and Graham Kelly eased the hosts past bottom side Bray.

Subs make the difference as Sligo Rovers earn deserved comeback victory at the Brandywell

Gerard Lyttle’s replacements saw Sligo recover a 1-0 deficit to take the spoils at the Brandywell.

Buckley and Cummins on target as Cork City rally against Waterford to reclaim top spot

City took the lead at the eight minutes into the second half at the RSC.

Bohemians put five goals past struggling Limerick to distance themselves from relegation danger

Keith Buckley’s stunning second-half strike was the pick of the goals in a comprehensive win for Bohs.