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Today’s News

Napoli shell out €42m for Mexico star Lozano

The 24-year-old winger joins Carlo Ancelotti’s side from PSV Eindhoven.

‘Once a red always a red’ – Liverpool legend Alonso not ruling out return as coach

The World Cup winner is taking his first steps into senior coaching with Real Sociedad’s B side.

Uncapped teen sensation included as Cheika names Australia's World Cup squad

Jordan Petaia is among the 31 players who will be travelling to the tournament in Japan.

Imposing England and their 'kamikaze kids' loom large in front of Ireland

Ross Byrne will look to bring his usual level of calm to Ireland’s number 10 shirt.

From McGregor apologises over pub punch incident caught on video Drimnagh

McGregor apologises over pub punch incident caught on video

The MMA star was speaking in an interview with ESPN.

'You see life in a different way. I've enjoyed watching the games and slipping back in as a supporter'

Former Kerry captain Fionn Fitzgerald is keenly following his county to the All-Ireland final.

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Schmidt calls for consistency and choice amidst World Rugby's high tackle focus

The Ireland coach has concerns about the governing body’s attempts to clamp down on the foul play.

'It’s the next two weeks which will really determine whether he’s up and running'

Joey Carbery has been back on his feet this week but it’s unclear if he’ll be fit for the World Cup.

McIlroy one behind as Schauffele surges to share of Tour Championship lead

There’s a stacked leaderboard after round one in Atlanta.

Yesterday’s News

Linfield stun Qarabag to take slender lead into Europa League second leg

The Irish Premiership side have given themselves a real chance of reaching the group stages.

Celtic take big step towards Europa League group stages

Rangers are also in control of their tie after earning a deserved draw at Legia Warsaw.

Out-of-favour Forster returns to Celtic on season-long loan

The England international is back with The Bhoys.

Tipperary unchanged for All-Ireland U20 hurling showdown against Cork

Liam Cahill’s side are bidding to retain their title at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick on Saturday.

Munster and Connacht name teams for opening Celtic Cup games

All four of the provinces’ ‘A’ teams are in action this weekend.

The 'kid from Manawatu' who shook up Mullingar in 1991

Joe Schmidt got a taste of Ireland long before Leinster recruited him from Clermont.

'I am not here to be a rival to Ronaldo but I want to play until 40' - Ribery

The 36-year-old has signed for Serie A side Fiorentina.

Archer takes six as he rips through Australia at Headingley The Ashes This post contains videos

Archer takes six as he rips through Australia at Headingley

The England fast-bowler dominated the first day of the third Ashes Test.

Mayo's deadly inside trio epitomise the journey this side has been on Forward Focus This post contains videos

Mayo's deadly inside trio epitomise the journey this side has been on

Grace Kelly, Sarah Rowe and Rachel Kearns have pointed the way to an All-Ireland semi-final in Croke Park.

Oxlade-Chamberlain earns long-term Liverpool contract

After an injury nightmare, the midfielder has committed his future to the Reds.

Serena and Sharapova set for blockbuster first-round clash at US Open

In the men’s draw, Novak Djokovic may have to see off Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal to defend his crown.

Could Ross Byrne climb from 4th-choice out-half to Sexton's chief replacement before Japan? The Byrne Legacy This post contains videos

Could Ross Byrne climb from 4th-choice out-half to Sexton's chief replacement before Japan?

With the Irish camp seriously concerned by Joey Carbery’s fitness, his former club team-mate may steal a march on his fellow Ireland backups.

Liverpool announce 'ambitious' Anfield redevelopment plans

Having redeveloped their Main Stand three years ago, Liverpool are planning more work on their home ground.

Inside The Campus, where Ireland have been preparing for the World Cup

Joe Schmidt’s men have been in Quinta do Lago in Portugal for the past eight days.

Illness forces Sarri to miss his first two Serie A games with Juventus

The manager has been suffering from pneumonia, and will be absent for next week’s reunion with former club Napoli.

Ireland teetering on the brink of relegation after narrow defeat to England

Alexander Cox’s side need to beat Wales on Saturday to have any chance of retaining their European Championship status.

Neale Fenn leaves Longford amid Cork City speculation

The former Tottenham youngster has been heavily linked with the top job at Turner’s Cross.

Arsenal ready to hand €80m signing Pepe first start in Liverpool clash

Gunners boss Unai Emery believes the Ivorian winger is progressing well ahead of Saturday’s Premier League showdown.

Doha not an option for dad-to-be Clohisey as Dublin takes centre stage

Last year’s national marathon winner will be back on the streets of the capital to defend his title this October.

Game time for Kleyn a 'priority' as Beirne gets another bench chance

Joe Schmidt has pushed his Ireland squad hard at their training camp in Portugal.

Ex-Ghana and Nottingham Forest forward dies aged 40 RIP

Ex-Ghana and Nottingham Forest forward dies aged 40

Former clubs and team-mates have been paying their respects to Junior Agogo.

Golovkin and Hearn join forces to promote GGG's fights

The pair previously co-promoted the Kazakh’s middleweight title defence against Kell Brook in England.

Join us for The42's Rugby World Cup Preview Night with James Lowe and Scott Fardy

We’re heading back to the Liberty Hall Theatre in Dublin on Wednesday 4 September.

Champion jockey Smullen to undergo chemotherapy after suffering health setback

The Offaly man has withdrawn from his charity race at the Curragh next month.

RTÉ announces deal to show All-Ireland club championships for first time

The national broadcaster enters the club market alongside TG4 this Autumn.

Kompany changes role at Anderlecht after overseeing their worst start in 21 years

The former Manchester City captain took over the Belgian club as player-manager but it hasn’t begun well.

Farrell and Ford in tandem for England against Ireland

Eddie Jones has also brought the big guns out for the World Cup warm-up.

French winger leaves Tottenham for Besiktas

Georges-Kevin Nkoudou has departed the Champions League runners-up to move to Turkey’s Super Lig.

'Referees need to protect James' - Giggs weighs in on 'dive' against Wolves

The Man United player was booked for simulation following a challenge from Joao Moutinho.

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