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Today’s News

No positive Covid-19 results at Dundalk following players' bonding trip to Belfast
# Apology
# Apology

No positive Covid-19 results at Dundalk following players' bonding trip to Belfast

43 minutes ago 297 Views 0 Comments

The club have apologised for a ‘serious error of judgement.’

Irish diver Clare Cryan finishes eighth at European Championships
# Aquatics
# Aquatics

Irish diver Clare Cryan finishes eighth at European Championships

55 minutes ago 348 Views 0 Comments

The national senior record holder scored 234.30 points in the final of the 1m Springboard in Hungary.

Highly-rated Sevilla midfielder Ryan Johansson wins long battle to represent Ireland
# Green Light
# Green Light

Highly-rated Sevilla midfielder Ryan Johansson wins long battle to represent Ireland

1 hour ago 21,197 Views 22 Comments

The former Bayern Munich midfielder has won a lengthy battle with Fifa.

'They need to be consistent' - Grant hopeful Ulster youngsters can make Ireland mark
# Squad Goals
# Squad Goals

'They need to be consistent' - Grant hopeful Ulster youngsters can make Ireland mark

2 hours ago 2,101 Views 8 Comments

Ulster assistant coach Roddy Grant says he’s been in contact with Paul O’Connell ‘a fair bit.’

'I'm very happy where I am' - Furlong plays down concerns over length of new contract
# Signed Up
# Signed Up

'I'm very happy where I am' - Furlong plays down concerns over length of new contract

Updated 3 hours ago 13,802 Views 5 Comments

The tighthead finally agreed a new deal with the IRFU this week.

Steven Gerrard lands SFWA Manager of the Year prize
# Title Success
# Title Success

Steven Gerrard lands SFWA Manager of the Year prize

3 hours ago 1,614 Views 4 Comments

Gerrard beat Callum Davidson, Steve Clarke and David Martindale to the prize.

Last-gasp Lakers keep Knicks waiting for NBA playoff spot
# Wrap
# Wrap

Last-gasp Lakers keep Knicks waiting for NBA playoff spot

4 hours ago 1,694 Views 0 Comments

Former Lakers player Julius Randle dominated scored 31 point for the Knicks against his old team.

Van Graan hails 'world class' Murray ahead of scrum-half's third Lions tour
# Longevity
# Longevity

Van Graan hails 'world class' Murray ahead of scrum-half's third Lions tour

4 hours ago 3,534 Views 7 Comments

The Munster boss also confirmed the province won’t be looking to make any more additions to their squad.

Kieran Donaghy in, Jamie Clarke out, and being seen as 'someone who's old, grey and maybe full of sh*t'
# Geezer
# Geezer

Kieran Donaghy in, Jamie Clarke out, and being seen as 'someone who's old, grey and maybe full of sh*t'

4 hours ago 4,659 Views 0 Comments

Kieran McGeeney is gearing up for another season at the Armagh helm.

'He has been a breath of fresh air, with little pearls of wisdom' - Tipperary legend turns coach
# Premier Plans
# Premier Plans

'He has been a breath of fresh air, with little pearls of wisdom' - Tipperary legend turns coach

5 hours ago 3,963 Views 1 Comment

Declan Browne is now involved coaching Michael Quinlivan and his Tipperary football team-mates.

'I was thinking I was the best player in the world, and didn’t have to do the things that got me to where I was'

'I was thinking I was the best player in the world, and didn’t have to do the things that got me to where I was'

5 hours ago 7,244 Views 1 Comment

Chris Forrester discusses why he has returned to form, having been voted the League of Ireland’s Player of the Month for March and April.

Yesterday’s News

Barca title hopes hanging by a thread after Levante draw
# Setback
# Setback

Barca title hopes hanging by a thread after Levante draw

12 hours ago 4,799 Views 3 Comments

Barcelona’s chances of taking the title off this season would now appear remote.

Ton up for Ings as double helps Southampton to win over Palace
# 100 And Counting
# 100 And Counting

Ton up for Ings as double helps Southampton to win over Palace

13 hours ago 3,656 Views 3 Comments

Che Adams scored the other goal in a 3-1 win after Christian Benteke’s opener for the visitors.

Young Irish defender to make move from Man City to club in Utah
# Stateside Bound
# Stateside Bound

Young Irish defender to make move from Man City to club in Utah

13 hours ago 7,955 Views 2 Comments

Timi Sobowale is to join the USL Championship team Real Monarchs.

Oakland Athletics to explore permanent relocation amid stalled stadium plans
# Moneyball
# Moneyball

Oakland Athletics to explore permanent relocation amid stalled stadium plans

13 hours ago 3,803 Views 10 Comments

The ‘As’ could potentially follow the NFL’s formerly Oakland-based Raiders to Las Vegas.

United will have to bolster squad in order to catch City, admits Solskjaer
# Depth
# Depth

United will have to bolster squad in order to catch City, admits Solskjaer

14 hours ago 5,560 Views 17 Comments

‘We want to take the next step and it might be that we need a couple more,’ acknowledged the Norwegian.

Munster GAA confirm dates and venues for 2021 championship games
# Fill Your Diary
# Fill Your Diary

Munster GAA confirm dates and venues for 2021 championship games

14 hours ago 5,242 Views 6 Comments

The action begins in the province on Saturday 26 June.

Cooney and Treadwell ruled out of Ulster's trip to RDS
# Update
# Update

Cooney and Treadwell ruled out of Ulster's trip to RDS

14 hours ago 2,700 Views 3 Comments

Scrum-half Cooney continues to recover from the neck injury he suffered against Leicester while lock Treadwell injured his ankle in training.

Guardiola says Man City's third title in four seasons was 'the hardest one'
# Irregular
# Irregular

Guardiola says Man City's third title in four seasons was 'the hardest one'

14 hours ago 5,342 Views 12 Comments

‘To come through this season – with all the restrictions and difficulties we’ve faced – and show the consistency we have is remarkable.’

Waterford FC to forfeit game against Sligo Rovers due to 'ongoing Covid-19 positive case'
# Walkover
# Walkover

Waterford FC to forfeit game against Sligo Rovers due to 'ongoing Covid-19 positive case'

15 hours ago 2,560 Views 1 Comment

The club released a statement this evening.

'Terribly disappointing' - Fallout after All-Ireland minor ladies football series scrapped again
# Reaction
# Reaction

'Terribly disappointing' - Fallout after All-Ireland minor ladies football series scrapped again

15 hours ago 4,097 Views 3 Comments

Cork minor ladies football boss Joe Carroll is calling for an LGFA U-turn on their decision.

Man City crowned Premier League champions as Leicester beat weakened Man United
# Confirmation
# Confirmation

Man City crowned Premier League champions as Leicester beat weakened Man United

16 hours ago 33,852 Views 99 Comments

An experimental United side lost 2-1 and can no longer mathematically catch Pep Guardiola’s longtime leaders.

Harry Maguire in race to be fit for Europa League final after suffering ankle ligament damage
# Injury Woe
# Injury Woe

Harry Maguire in race to be fit for Europa League final after suffering ankle ligament damage

17 hours ago 4,335 Views 5 Comments

The Manchester United centre-back will be hoping for a swift return ahead of the Euros, too.

Dombrowski wins Giro fourth stage, De Marchi takes pink jersey
# Latest
# Latest

Dombrowski wins Giro fourth stage, De Marchi takes pink jersey

18 hours ago 1,598 Views 2 Comments

Ireland’s Dan Martin sits 21st in general classification after his 19th-place finish today.

Hoolahan 'would love to carry on' for another season as 39th birthday looms
# Class Is Permanent
# Class Is Permanent

Hoolahan 'would love to carry on' for another season as 39th birthday looms

18 hours ago 6,263 Views 3 Comments

His seven goals and eight assists helped Cambridge United achieve promotion from League Two.

Fixtures finally confirmed for remaining rounds of Rainbow Cup
# Better Late Than Never
# Better Late Than Never

Fixtures finally confirmed for remaining rounds of Rainbow Cup

18 hours ago 7,971 Views 17 Comments

There is still uncertainty surrounding the tournament final.

Ireland defender Richard Keogh awarded €2.67 million after Derby found to be in breach of contract
# Payout
# Payout

Ireland defender Richard Keogh awarded €2.67 million after Derby found to be in breach of contract

18 hours ago 37,988 Views 40 Comments

The 34-year-old made over 300 appearances for The Rams between 2012 and 2019.

Camogie Association overturns controversial fixture plan as 53% vote for split season
# Format
# Format

Camogie Association overturns controversial fixture plan as 53% vote for split season

19 hours ago 13,582 Views 3 Comments

The association announced the result of the poll this afternoon.

Squads named for Sevens return to action, fixtures announced for Olympic repechage in June
# Back At It
# Back At It

Squads named for Sevens return to action, fixtures announced for Olympic repechage in June

19 hours ago 4,867 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland men’s and women’s squad will compete in a three-day tournament at St George’s Park this weekend.

Judge to receive report next week concerning documents seized from FAI by ODCE
# High Court
From TheJournal.ie
# High Court

Judge to receive report next week concerning documents seized from FAI by ODCE

20 hours ago 11,852 Views 0 Comments

Many of the documents at issue relate to the FAI’s former CEO John Delaney.

After nearly 2 decades and 10 Serie A titles, 43-year-old Gianluigi Buffon set to quit Juventus
# Legend
# Legend

After nearly 2 decades and 10 Serie A titles, 43-year-old Gianluigi Buffon set to quit Juventus

20 hours ago 6,998 Views 1 Comment

The goalkeeper is an iconic figure in Italian football.

Dublin GAA team will not face prosecution for Covid-19 breaches
# Off The Hook
# Off The Hook

Dublin GAA team will not face prosecution for Covid-19 breaches

20 hours ago 12,526 Views 10 Comments

Photographs were published in the Irish Independent of the team taking part in a training session last March.

Ireland goalkeeper Moloney scoops Player of the Year double at Reading
# Safe Hands
# Safe Hands

Ireland goalkeeper Moloney scoops Player of the Year double at Reading

21 hours ago 4,189 Views 0 Comments

The Royals number one was named Player of the Year and Players’ Player of the Year.

RG Snyman 'in good spirits' as Munster confirm successful surgery
# Latest
# Latest

RG Snyman 'in good spirits' as Munster confirm successful surgery

Updated 22 hours ago 10,837 Views 10 Comments

The province revealed last week that the World Cup winner had encountered a setback.

'This is the worst season of my career' - Mane
# Low Point
# Low Point

'This is the worst season of my career' - Mane

22 hours ago 6,814 Views 7 Comments

The Liverpool forward’s form has been so bad he underwent medical tests to determine whether there was a physical problem.

Ireland U21s to play three summer friendlies during Spanish training camp
# The Next Generation
# The Next Generation

Ireland U21s to play three summer friendlies during Spanish training camp

22 hours ago 3,162 Views 7 Comments

Jim Crawford will be preparing his side for the start of the European Championship qualifiers in September.

Galway striker and Mayo ladies football star recognised after stunning return to top-flight
# Wnl Potm
# Wnl Potm

Galway striker and Mayo ladies football star recognised after stunning return to top-flight

23 hours ago 3,762 Views 0 Comments

Rachel Kearns landed the first SSE Airtricity Women’s National League Player of the Month award.

Dundalk cancel training and order round of Covid-19 tests following team bonding trip to Belfast
# LOI
# LOI

Dundalk cancel training and order round of Covid-19 tests following team bonding trip to Belfast

Updated 23 hours ago 24,888 Views 14 Comments

It’s understood the majority of the squad broke the ban on inter-county travel last weekend.

Pearce to referee Champions Cup final as Irish officials appointed for Challenge Cup decider
# Men In The Middle
# Men In The Middle

Pearce to referee Champions Cup final as Irish officials appointed for Challenge Cup decider

Tue 11:48 AM 5,540 Views 8 Comments

The games take place the weekend after next.

Man arrested in connection to altercation allegedly involving Sheffield United's McBurnie
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man arrested in connection to altercation allegedly involving Sheffield United's McBurnie

Tue 10:56 AM 4,278 Views 2 Comments

A 24-year-old man has been arrested after a video of the incident was circulated on social media.

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