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Today’s News

Jim McGuinness 'waiting on the right opportunity' with focus on soccer after US stint

Donegal’s All-Ireland winning boss wants to continue his coaching journey in the soccer world despite piquing interest in GAA circles again.

Italy coach Mancini unhappy Balotelli is still without a club

The coach says the out-of-sorts striker would have been ‘very useful’ for the national team.

Yesterday’s News

Eddie Jones wants England to restore rugby's image after Barbarians 'laughing stock'

They could be crowned Six Nations champions with a big win over perennial strugglers Italy.

Filippo Giovagnoli praises Dundalk on a night they made Europa League history

The Lilywhites became the first team not to concede a foul over the 90 minutes since the competition began.

'My future choices are going to be very easy' - Jose Mourinho

The Spurs boss was not happy after seeing his side suffer a surprise Europa League loss.

Barcelona presidential candidate wants Pep Guardiola return

Victor Font believes the best way to keep Lionel Messi at the club will be to entice the former boss back.


Arsenal boss Arteta commends Dundalk for sticking to their guns

The Premier League club recorded a 3-0 win over the Oriel Park outfit in the Europa League tonight.

Alfredo Morelos equals Rangers record with 21st European goal in Lech Poznan win

The Colombian netted the only goal of the game at Ibrox after coming on as a second-half substitute.

Dogged Dundalk have errors punished in Europa League defeat to Arsenal

A quickfire double just before half-time paved the way for the Gunners to overcome the Lilywhites.

Waterford hand championship debuts to Ballygunner star and Meath native for Munster semi-final

Dessie Hutchinson and Jack Fagan are named to start by manager Liam Cahill.

Jamie Vardy scores from the spot as Leicester win in Athens

The Foxes remain joint top of Group G in the Europa League.

Tottenham beaten by Royal Antwerp despite half-time overhaul

Lior Refaelov’s 29th-minute strike deservedly earned the Belgian side a Europa League victory.

Mohamed Elyounossi brace not enough as Celtic held to draw by Lille

Hoops keeper Scott Bain also saved a penalty.

As it happened: Arsenal v Dundalk, Europa League

Arsenal hosted Dundalk, as the Irish side prepared for their biggest game in recent memory.

Meath GAA wish All-Ireland winning captain Geraghty well after successful operation

The 1999 All-Ireland winning captain had become ill in recent days.

'All the coaches used to look away when he came out because invariably someone would end up injured'

On Thursday’s The42 Rugby Weekly France-v-Ireland preview special, Bernard Jackman provided some chilling insight into one particular French forward.

Galway hurler hit with proposed 48-week suspension over alleged Covid-19 issue

John Moylan, who has commuted from Boston over the past few years to play for his native Beagh, has requested a hearing.

13 Barbarians players to face disciplinary hearing for Covid-19 breaches

The unnamed individuals have been charged after their actions led to last weekend’s game against England being cancelled.

Wexford win appeal over fielding ineligible player, Galway United replace Cabinteely in play-offs

Pat Devlin’s side are set to lose out after today’s decision.

Munster not ruling out move for front-row cover but Rowntree impressed by impact of West Cork youngsters

Monday’s impressive debutant Josh Wycherley is one of only two fit looseheads at the southern province’s disposal.

Ireland's Sam Bennett relegated to last after crossing line first at today's Vuelta

The final kilometre of the 157km stage from Castrillo del Val to Aguilar de Campoo saw the Deceuninck-Quickstep rider surge to apparent victory.

Connacht's clash with Benetton postponed due to Covid cases in Italian club

The Guinness Pro14 game was due to take place in Galway on Sunday.

Two-time Grand Slam winner and Lions legend JJ Williams dies aged 72

The Llanelli icon was described as ‘a man who inspired a generation’ as the tributes poured in for one of the finest finishers rugby has ever seen.

A return to Umbro and no sponsor as new Ireland home and away jerseys released

The range also includes bespoke women’s shirts for the first time.

Super-sub union as Solskjaer hails high-flying Rashford after stunning hat-trick

Manchester United enjoyed a thumping 5-0 win over RB Leipzig last night.

'Loved in Wales, admired around the world' - Alun Wyn Jones to become most capped Test player in rugby history

Warren Gatland has paid tribute to the Wales captain ahead of his landmark appearance, which makes 149 the new record.

'I asked for Thierry as my confirmation name' - Dundalk star and lifelong Arsenal fan relishing glamour tie European Dream This post contains videos

'I asked for Thierry as my confirmation name' - Dundalk star and lifelong Arsenal fan relishing glamour tie

Tonight’s Europa League clash is surreal for Michael ‘Thierry’ Duffy – named after his ‘idol’ Henry, of course.

Pro coaching 'too full-on' for O'Connell as he enjoys watching Ireland change

The 41-year-old isn’t looking to get back into the game in a permanent coacing role.

Man United's recent signing Alex Telles tests positive for Covid-19

The deadline-day signing from Porto impressed in his debut for the Red Devils at Paris St Germain last week.

Ex-All Blacks coach Hansen links up with struggling Australian rugby league side

The World Cup-winning Kiwi will work as a high-performance consultant at the Canterbury Bulldogs.

France move Fickou to wing as 21-year-old Vincent starts against Ireland

Fullback Anthony Bouthier has been deemed fit to start in Paris.

'The game is kind of made for her. She's one of the best I've ever played with anyway'

Two of Bríd Stack’s former team-mates and an old foe are backing the Cork great to shine in the AFLW.

'I wanted to know who he is, what he is trying to do': Arteta studies Giovagnoli ahead of Dundalk clash

The sides will meet in their Europa League group game tonight.

'It's great to see Munster being brave and selecting some of the younger guys'

Paul O’Connell has been impressed by the likes of Ben Healy and John Hodnett.

'Get the ball in his hands and make people tackle him': Payne excited by Stockdale threat

The Ulster defence coach has watched the 24-year-old evolve his understanding of a new position over the past year.

'It’s about him holding his body together' - Gatland on Sexton's Lions chances

The Lions head coach indicated he is keen to bring Andy Farrell on board again for next year.

Cork City vote overwhelmingly in favour of selling club to owner of Preston North End

A supporters’ trust established in 2007 has controlled the club since the beginning of the 2010 season.

Leinster's supply to Ireland means challenge for start of Champions Cup campaign

Stuart Lancaster and co. will take on Montpellier and Northampton in the pool stages.

Sheedy 'the luckiest man on earth' to miss out on GAA's top job in light of Covid crisis

Tom Ryan pipped Liam Sheedy to the director general position in 2018.

Farrell's attack up against 'winner and fighter' Edwards' French defence

The Ireland boss and French defence coach were team-mates at Wigan in the 1990s.

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