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Dublin: 11 °C Thursday 5 December, 2019

Today’s News

Ireland slip to narrow defeat in first game back on the World 7s Series

Tries from Terry Kennedy, Jack Kelly, and Aaron O’Sullivan weren’t enough against the US.

Dublin GAA chief slams RTÉ Prime Time funding programme in annual report

John Costello also called on the Government to address the lack of land available in the capital to develop facilities for GAA clubs.

St Patrick's Athletic release new home jersey ahead of 2020 campaign

The Inchicore club will be looking for a better showing in the Premier Division under new manager Stephen O’Donnell next season.

Hazard ruled out of his first El Clasico with ankle fracture

Real Madrid have revealed the Belgian forward will be out of action for four to six weeks.

Galway hurling star joins New York footballers' backroom team for 2020

Johnny Glynn is the big name in new manager Gerry Fox’s set-up.

TV Wrap - A bit of the old magic remains as Dunphy, Brady and Giles reunite

The band got back together for Irish fans as Amazon assembled English pundits in a kind of Tekken menu.

Liverpool name strong squad for Club World Cup as Kelleher set to start against Villa

The Reds will take their big-name players to Qatar, while a youthful side will play at Villa Park in the Carabao Cup on 17 December.

The Champion Hurdle is a blurred picture for now, but it's an intriguing one

It will gradually come into focus as the season rolls along, writes Donn McClean.

'My eyes are stinging' - Golfers complain as Australian Open shrouded in bushfire smoke

New Zealand’s Ryan Chisnall even wore a face mask during the tournament’s opening round in Sydney.

Italian newspaper criticised for 'Black Friday' headline about Lukaku and Smalling

Corriere dello Sport used the term in reference to tomorrow’s Serie A game between Inter Milan and Roma.

'You have a fear of losing in Thomond Park' - Munster primed for Sarries visit

Peter O’Mahony says the English club are ‘the standard setters’ of the Heineken Champions Cup.

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Bucks up to 13 straight wins as Giannis and Griffin clash

The Lakers put up a strong defensive showing in Utah to notch a 10th away victory in succession.

IRFU expect Farrell to bring clear vision in 'challenging' 2020 Six Nations

The Englishman will gather his squad for the first time just before Christmas.

'I don't accept that narrative' - GAA's fixtures task force slams CPA criticism

The two groups were previously working together to revamp the fixtures calendar.

'Will counties be happy to move?' - GAA President on proposed changes to provincial competitions

'Will counties be happy to move?' - GAA President on proposed changes to provincial competitions

The GAA’s Fixtures Calendar Review Taskforce published 32 recommendations covering club and inter-county level this week.

'There's a real emphasis on if somebody speaks with a non-Irish accent, they must be better at rugby than us'

The former Ulster and Ireland captain believes the enjoyment has been taken out of rugby.

'It's more fun making changes!' - Klopp proud of Liverpool back-ups

The Reds boss says he will continue to rotate the squad as the fixtures pile up for the Premier League leaders.

'We’re not getting past that quarter-final block... we’ve got to unlock what it is'

The IRFU will be investing more in performance psychology in the years to come.

Man United find it easier against teams who want to take initiative – Mourinho

The Red Devils have beaten Spurs, high-flying Leicester City and Chelsea for three of their five Premier League wins this season.

Yesterday’s News

Dramatic injury-time goal sees Celtic go two points clear of Rangers

let a two-goal lead slip to draw 2-2 at Aberdeen.

'All you would say is every game can you score and can you be hungry for the team? At the moment he is doing it'

Frank Lampard hails striker Tammy Abraham but has challenged him to prove he has the hunger for long-term success.

Tottenham guilty of 'arrogance and overconfidence' - Alli

Spurs ‘weren’t hungry enough’ to get a positive result at Old Trafford, according to the man who grabbed their only goal of the game.

Solskjaer hails 'dominant and aggressive' win over Spurs as best United have played 'for a long time'

United were without a win in their last three fixtures in all competitions coming into a first meeting with Jose Mourinho since his sacking at Old Trafford.

Neymar, Mbappe fire PSG five points clear in Ligue 1

Marseille won 2-0 at Angers on Tuesday to briefly cut the gap at the top.

FAI announce further delay to publication of accounts

The dissemination of the damaging figures has been put back by 24 hours.

Tiger Woods suffers late collapse as Woodland and Reed lead Hero World Challenge

Tiger ended the day on even par in a tie for 11th place as he played for the first time since his win in Japan at the Zozo Championship in October.

Seventh heaven for Leicester as Vardy strikes on controversial night to stay hot on Liverpool's heels

John Terry tastes defeat with Aston Villa on return to Stamford Bridge while Watford are now bottom of the table, seven points adrift of Southampton after they beat Norwich City.

Liverpool put 5 past Everton and go 32 Premier League games unbeaten

Tonight’s outcome will increase pressure on under-fire Everton boss Marco Silva.

Anthony Joshua on why he won't celebrate if he beats Andy Ruiz

The British boxing star seeks to win back the IBF, WBA and WBO titles.

Unhappy return for Mourinho, as Rashford double downs Tottenham

It was the Portuguese coach’s first defeat since being appointed Spurs boss.

Rapinoe asks Ronaldo and Messi to 'help' in fight against racism, sexism

The United States international won the women’s Ballon d’Or this week.

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Watch: Dele Alli scores superb goal at Old Trafford

The England international’s goal was given after a VAR check.

Ballon d'Or: Mane overlooked for being African, claims Senegal team-mate

Cheikhou Kouyate indicated he feels European and South American players are favoured in the voting.

Teams warn of 'mafia' doping controls as they call for more blood tests

The Movement for Credible Cycling (MPCC) said they have based their demands on testimony made by Austria’s Georg Preidler.

Barca starlet signs new deal with impending €400 million release clause

Ansu Fati has been rewarded for breaking into the first team at Camp Nou with a lucrative new deal.

Uefa confirm VAR will be used for Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia Var

Uefa confirm VAR will be used for Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia

The video assistant referee will be place after Uefa made the decision to introduce the technology despite not using it during the group stages.

Groupings confirmed for new-look 2020 TG4 All-Ireland senior championship

Details of a revamp were announced last month, along with confirmation of no Leinster championship.

As it happened: Liverpool v Everton, Premier League

It was yet another win for the league leaders, as they pushed Marco Silva beyond the brink.

European bronze for McSharry as Sligo 19-year-old clocks new Irish senior record

The teen sensation rounded off a successful day for Team Ireland in Glasgow.

'Severe' job losses feared for FAI staff with 'hard nut' Cooke set to reveal extent of financial woes

More bad news expected at the association’s Dublin HQ tomorrow after primary shirt sponsor Three Ireland announced it wouldn’t be renewing its deal.

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