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Today’s News

'Sometimes you like to say things that are not true' - Mourinho bites back as he praises Bale's display
# Flying High
# Flying High

'Sometimes you like to say things that are not true' - Mourinho bites back as he praises Bale's display

5 minutes ago 114 Views 0 Comments

The Spurs boss says the 31-year-old is back to his best.

England Rugby condemns abuse directed towards its players after defeat to Wales
# Kick It Out
# Kick It Out

England Rugby condemns abuse directed towards its players after defeat to Wales

9 minutes ago 291 Views 0 Comments

Ellis Genge revealed he had been sent death threats after the game.

Atletico hold La Liga rivals at bay with tight Villarreal win
# Back On Track
# Back On Track

Atletico hold La Liga rivals at bay with tight Villarreal win

18 minutes ago 311 Views 0 Comments

Diego Simeone’s side had come into the match off a league run in which they picked up just five points from their previous four matches.

Emotional Grace snatches Puerto Rico PGA win
# PGA Tour
# PGA Tour

Emotional Grace snatches Puerto Rico PGA win

31 minutes ago 643 Views 1 Comment

The 32-year-old South African lost his father to Covid-19 in January.

Maguire cards a 72 in impressive finish as USA's Korda wins in Florida
# Steady As She Goes
# Steady As She Goes

Maguire cards a 72 in impressive finish as USA's Korda wins in Florida

41 minutes ago 541 Views 0 Comments

The Cavan native had a shaky start but recovered with a pair of birdies to finish in a tie for 16th.

‘The best week I’ve had’ – John Higgins routs Ronnie O’Sullivan
# Old Stager
# Old Stager

‘The best week I’ve had’ – John Higgins routs Ronnie O’Sullivan

42 minutes ago 1,169 Views 3 Comments

Higgins wrapped up his win with a 127 clearance to black in the final frame.

Leo Cullen: 'It was a mixed performance from us .... discipline was not great'
# Cullen's Cubs
# Cullen's Cubs

Leo Cullen: 'It was a mixed performance from us .... discipline was not great'

1 hour ago 2,009 Views 4 Comments

Leinster saw off Glasgow after a patchy display at the RDS.

Liverpool return to winning ways as Sheffield United face huge battle for survival
# Back On Form
# Back On Form

Liverpool return to winning ways as Sheffield United face huge battle for survival

1 hour ago 2,411 Views 5 Comments

Curtis Jones and a Kean Bryan own goal ended the Reds’ run of four successive league defeats.

Keane: 'Does anyone think Doherty is going to turn Spurs into a top-4 team?'
# Roy With A Thorn In His Side
# Roy With A Thorn In His Side

Keane: 'Does anyone think Doherty is going to turn Spurs into a top-4 team?'

Updated 1 hour ago 19,185 Views 21 Comments

Keane clashed with Jamie Redknapp over quality of Tottenham squad on Sky Sports.

England opt against making official complaint over Pascal Gauzere’s display
# Ref Justice
# Ref Justice

England opt against making official complaint over Pascal Gauzere’s display

2 hours ago 3,745 Views 9 Comments

The French official awarded Wales two highly-dubious tries in their 40-24 win.

Keenan's try the pick of the bunch but Ireland's turnover attack is still flat
# Clinical
# Clinical

Keenan's try the pick of the bunch but Ireland's turnover attack is still flat

2 hours ago 2,236 Views 5 Comments

Attack coach Mike Catt will be pleased with Ireland’s efforts from lineout platforms.

'That's influencing referees' - Solskjaer rages at penalty talk following Chelsea draw
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'That's influencing referees' - Solskjaer rages at penalty talk following Chelsea draw

2 hours ago 4,894 Views 8 Comments

The Man United boss says his side are being negatively influenced by opposition managers referring to their penalty record.

Leinster’s win over 14-man Glasgow is spoiled by injury to Harry Byrne
# Nervy
# Nervy

Leinster’s win over 14-man Glasgow is spoiled by injury to Harry Byrne

Updated 3 hours ago 21,126 Views 15 Comments

Adam Hastings was given a red card for dangerous play as Leinster won 40-21.

Chelsea benefit from controversial penalty decision in draw with Man United
# Lucky Blues
# Lucky Blues

Chelsea benefit from controversial penalty decision in draw with Man United

4 hours ago 7,383 Views 25 Comments

Callum Hudson-Odoi appeared to handle the ball in his own box.

Former West Ham manager Glenn Roeder dies aged 65
# RIP
# RIP

Former West Ham manager Glenn Roeder dies aged 65

4 hours ago 8,081 Views 4 Comments

Roeder pased away following a long battle with a brain tumour.

St Johnstone become first club outside Celtic to win major Scottish trophy since 2016
# Up For The Cup
# Up For The Cup

St Johnstone become first club outside Celtic to win major Scottish trophy since 2016

5 hours ago 6,982 Views 1 Comment

They beat Livingston – who had Irish youngster Jaze Kabia on their bench – 1-0 at Hampden.

Ireland captain McCabe scores a belter as Arsenal return to winning ways
# Golazo!
# Golazo!

Ireland captain McCabe scores a belter as Arsenal return to winning ways

6 hours ago 2,428 Views 0 Comments

Katie McCabe, take a bow…

Bale at the double as Tottenham thrash Burnley
# Spurs
# Spurs

Bale at the double as Tottenham thrash Burnley

6 hours ago 6,199 Views 6 Comments

Harry Kane and Lucas Moura were also on target for Jose Mourinho’s side.

Idah on target as Norwich extend lead at top of Championship table
# Impact
# Impact

Idah on target as Norwich extend lead at top of Championship table

7 hours ago 5,205 Views 0 Comments

The Republic of Ireland striker came off the bench in the win over Wycombe.

Fulham draw blank at Palace but extend unbeaten run
# Stalemate
# Stalemate

Fulham draw blank at Palace but extend unbeaten run

8 hours ago 1,677 Views 1 Comment

The visitors created the better opportunities at Selhurst Park.

Arsenal close gap on Liverpool after completing comeback at Leicester
# Gunners
# Gunners

Arsenal close gap on Liverpool after completing comeback at Leicester

8 hours ago 6,835 Views 9 Comments

Nicolas Pepe scored for the fourth time in seven Premier League starts.

Gordon Elliott ‘co-operating fully’ with social media investigation
# IHRB
# IHRB

Gordon Elliott ‘co-operating fully’ with social media investigation

8 hours ago 12,817 Views 7 Comments

‘I’m aware of a photo in circulation on social media.’

Foot injury set to keep McClean out of Ireland's opening World Cup qualifiers
# Setback
# Setback

Foot injury set to keep McClean out of Ireland's opening World Cup qualifiers

9 hours ago 1,954 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Kenny is already without Callum O’Dowda and John Egan for the games.

Dublin dominate top team but Mackin the magician deservedly lands biggest prize
# Comment
# Comment

Dublin dominate top team but Mackin the magician deservedly lands biggest prize

9 hours ago 3,507 Views 0 Comments

Last night’s All-Stars programme wrapped up the 2020 ladies football season.

Connors takes his chance in Rome to push for Ireland start against Scotland
# STANDOUT
# STANDOUT

Connors takes his chance in Rome to push for Ireland start against Scotland

11 hours ago 8,625 Views 29 Comments

The 24-year-old openside was among the best performers in a six-try win for Andy Farrell’s side.

Cavan star kicks sixth goal in five games to help Collingwood maintain 100% record
# Irish Eye
# Irish Eye

Cavan star kicks sixth goal in five games to help Collingwood maintain 100% record

11 hours ago 4,596 Views 1 Comment

Aishling Sheridan’s scintillating form in Australia continued, while Mayo’s Kelly sisters helped West Coast Eagles to their first win of 2021.

Kennedy consoled by the prospect of a more secure future after retiring at 23
# Starting Over
# Starting Over

Kennedy consoled by the prospect of a more secure future after retiring at 23

12 hours ago 29,193 Views 2 Comments

Mikhail Kennedy, who was 19 when he played in the English Championship, quit professional football last year.

'Rollercoaster' for Rory - Late surge sees McIlroy in contention in Florida
# Moving Day
# Moving Day

'Rollercoaster' for Rory - Late surge sees McIlroy in contention in Florida

13 hours ago 4,712 Views 0 Comments

Collin Morikawa leads the WGC-Workday Championship by two.

The Premier League club Ireland might have had: an oral history of the Dublin Dons
# A Saga Retold
# A Saga Retold

The Premier League club Ireland might have had: an oral history of the Dublin Dons

13 hours ago 20,601 Views 15 Comments

More than 25 years ago, an Irish consortium led by Eamon Dunphy tried to buy Wimbledon FC and move it to Dublin. Some of the key players recall the story, and wonder what Irish football might look like now had it happened.

Canelo crushes Yildirim to retain super middleweight crown, Saunders up next
# KO
# KO

Canelo crushes Yildirim to retain super middleweight crown, Saunders up next

13 hours ago 5,305 Views 1 Comment

The Mexican won by knockout in Miami, and is now eyeing Billy Joe Saunders and the WBO belt.

A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
# Well Read

A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting

14 hours ago 4,349 Views 2 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into this lot.

'That's when people will realise that Jerry's not here anymore'
# Tribute
# Tribute

'That's when people will realise that Jerry's not here anymore'

15 hours ago 4,840 Views 0 Comments

David Gillick shares his memories and stories of the late, great Jerry Kiernan.

4 years on from €15 million transfer, Robbie Brady's future mired in uncertainty
# Doubt
# Doubt

4 years on from €15 million transfer, Robbie Brady's future mired in uncertainty

15 hours ago 13,044 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a frustrating season for the Ireland international.

Italy's time is nearly up, get South Africa or Argentina into the Six Nations
# Ruins Of Rome
# Ruins Of Rome

Italy's time is nearly up, get South Africa or Argentina into the Six Nations

15 hours ago 40,026 Views 41 Comments

Ireland’s 48-10 victory yesterday was impressive but context is needed – Italy are a very poor side.

Every point counts as Leinster chase their 10th Pro14 final in 12 seasons
# Pro14
# Pro14

Every point counts as Leinster chase their 10th Pro14 final in 12 seasons

16 hours ago 8,364 Views 10 Comments

The defending Pro14 champions face Glasgow this evening at the RDS.

Yesterday’s News

Ruben Neves rescues point for Wolves in another 1-1 draw with Newcastle
# Deja Vu
# Deja Vu

Ruben Neves rescues point for Wolves in another 1-1 draw with Newcastle

Sat 10:37 PM 2,151 Views 0 Comments

The Magpies had taken a 52nd-minute lead through Jamaal Lascelles before Neves earned a point for the visitors.

'In seven to eight years this team will be competitive with everyone'
# Forecast
# Forecast

'In seven to eight years this team will be competitive with everyone'

Sat 9:56 PM 12,426 Views 4 Comments

Italy head coach Franco Smith was speaking after their Six Nations defeat to Ireland today.

Eddie Jones avoids blaming referee after 'unusual' decisions in Wales defeat
# Reaction
# Reaction

Eddie Jones avoids blaming referee after 'unusual' decisions in Wales defeat

Sat 9:40 PM 11,456 Views 23 Comments

Wayne Pivac’s side lifted the Triple Crown after amassing their highest Test score against England.

'To be honest, from 2017 to 2019, I heard something in every single game about my weight'
# Opening Up
# Opening Up

'To be honest, from 2017 to 2019, I heard something in every single game about my weight'

Updated Sat 9:11 PM 72,109 Views 16 Comments

Meath All-Ireland winner and Intermediate Player of the Year Vikki Wall speaks candidly about the regular verbal abuse she has been subjected to on the pitch.

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Mackin sees off competition from Dublin duo to claim Player of the Year award
# Recognition
# Recognition

Mackin sees off competition from Dublin duo to claim Player of the Year award

Sat 9:07 PM 8,509 Views 0 Comments

The Dubs have six players in the Team of the Championship.

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