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Today’s News

De Allende enjoying Larkham's decision-making influence on Munster
# DDA
# DDA

De Allende enjoying Larkham's decision-making influence on Munster

52 minutes ago 272 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old Springbok has been in excellent form this season.

'What stood out was how Kiernan’s public persona matched up exactly with who he was in private'
# Appreciation
# Appreciation

'What stood out was how Kiernan’s public persona matched up exactly with who he was in private'

6 hours ago 1,693 Views 2 Comments

Cathal Dennehy pays tribute to the Irish athletics legend.

Yesterday’s News

'We lost a game which I think it's actually impossible to lose. But we did it' - Jurgen Klopp
# Blow
# Blow

'We lost a game which I think it's actually impossible to lose. But we did it' - Jurgen Klopp

7 hours ago 4,981 Views 17 Comments

Ashley Barnes clinched the Clarets’ first win at Liverpool since 1974.

Suarez hits late winner as Atletico go seven points clear in Spain and Barcelona need extra-time for cup success

Suarez hits late winner as Atletico go seven points clear in Spain and Barcelona need extra-time for cup success

8 hours ago 6,502 Views 5 Comments

The Uruguayan striker scored twice as Atletico came from behind to beat Eibar 2-1.

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Former Leicester and Swansea boss named new Poland coach
# Opportunity Knocks
# Opportunity Knocks

Former Leicester and Swansea boss named new Poland coach

8 hours ago 4,807 Views 0 Comments

Ex-Juventus midfielder Paulo Sousa spent two years in Britain managing.

Burnley stun Liverpool as 68-game unbeaten run at Anfield comes to an end
# Upset
# Upset

Burnley stun Liverpool as 68-game unbeaten run at Anfield comes to an end

9 hours ago 32,224 Views 127 Comments

It’s the first time the Reds have been lost at home since April 2017.

'As much as it came to an abrupt end, it was a bit of a blessing in disguise'
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

'As much as it came to an abrupt end, it was a bit of a blessing in disguise'

9 hours ago 23,002 Views 7 Comments

Ex-Munster fullback Sean Scanlon has retired from professional rugby after seven seasons in the Championship.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s 760th goal ignites questions over all-time scoring record
# Doubt
# Doubt

Cristiano Ronaldo’s 760th goal ignites questions over all-time scoring record

9 hours ago 6,172 Views 8 Comments

The Juventus forward was credited in some quarters with the highest ever total but confusion surrounds some of the past leaders.

Change hits Dublin with MacAuley and Mannion moving on but no county can cope better with departures
# Dominant Dubs
# Dominant Dubs

Change hits Dublin with MacAuley and Mannion moving on but no county can cope better with departures

9 hours ago 6,211 Views 3 Comments

MacAuley and Mannion the latest to move on but Dublin’s strength means they can cope.

Solskjaer urges Man Utd strikers to follow Cavani's example
# Like A Fine Wine
# Like A Fine Wine

Solskjaer urges Man Utd strikers to follow Cavani's example

9 hours ago 4,939 Views 5 Comments

The Uruguayan caught the eye as he became the first Red Devils player to score their first four league goals for the club away from Old Trafford.

AC Milan eager to complete loan deal for out-of-sorts Chelsea defender
# Plan
# Plan

AC Milan eager to complete loan deal for out-of-sorts Chelsea defender

10 hours ago 5,022 Views 5 Comments

Fikayo Tomori has been unable to find a regular first-team role this season.

Ciara Mageean pays tribute to 'friend, mentor and father figure' Jerry Kiernan
# RIP
# RIP

Ciara Mageean pays tribute to 'friend, mentor and father figure' Jerry Kiernan

10 hours ago 6,264 Views 2 Comments

The former Olympic long-distance runner from Listowel in Kerry has passed away at the age of 67.

Dundalk confirm sale of Serbian winger Stefan Colovic
# Exit
# Exit

Dundalk confirm sale of Serbian winger Stefan Colovic

11 hours ago 5,687 Views 3 Comments

After a season in the League of Ireland, Colovic returns home to join top-flight outfit FK Cukaricki.

Motherwell boss 'delighted' as Irish left-back Carroll signs new deal
# Commitment
# Commitment

Motherwell boss 'delighted' as Irish left-back Carroll signs new deal

12 hours ago 3,047 Views 0 Comments

The former St Patrick’s Athletic man has extended his contract with the Scottish Premiership club.

'It was the most special day of my career and I spent it with Jerry Kiernan'
# Memories
# Memories

'It was the most special day of my career and I spent it with Jerry Kiernan'

12 hours ago 22,486 Views 11 Comments

Sport Ireland CEO and former athlete John Treacy pays tribute to his late friend.

Quigley to face son-of-legend Mosley Jr in career crossroads bout next month
# Snakes And Ladders
# Snakes And Ladders

Quigley to face son-of-legend Mosley Jr in career crossroads bout next month

13 hours ago 3,076 Views 0 Comments

The Ballybofey man aims to move closer to world-title contention with victory, while the loser of February’s clash will fall out of the reckoning.

'For the first person through the door to be of Conor’s level and experience is really positive'
# REBEL WITH A CAUSE
# REBEL WITH A CAUSE

'For the first person through the door to be of Conor’s level and experience is really positive'

13 hours ago 6,835 Views 2 Comments

The Irish international is hoping to play a big part in Swansea City’s promotion push.

Cavanagh: 'Could I go back for 2021? I'm keeping myself in good nick here, who knows?’
# Return
# Return

Cavanagh: 'Could I go back for 2021? I'm keeping myself in good nick here, who knows?’

14 hours ago 6,890 Views 3 Comments

Colm Cavanagh says a Tyrone comeback has been on his mind in recent weeks.

Newport 'keeper’s 105-yard goal breaks Guinness World Record for longest strike ever
# History Books
# History Books

Newport 'keeper’s 105-yard goal breaks Guinness World Record for longest strike ever

14 hours ago 6,528 Views 0 Comments

Tom King scored from inside his own six-yard box on Tuesday night.

Cork youngster 'enjoyed every minute' of his eventful debut against Celtic
# Jaze Of Glory
# Jaze Of Glory

Cork youngster 'enjoyed every minute' of his eventful debut against Celtic

15 hours ago 6,141 Views 1 Comment

Jaze Kabia helped Livingston to a draw, as well as being involved in an incident that saw Scott Brown sent off.

Gurbaz century leads Afghanistan to victory over Ireland
# Cricket
# Cricket

Gurbaz century leads Afghanistan to victory over Ireland

15 hours ago 1,700 Views 4 Comments

The 19-year-old took Afghanistan to an imposing 287 for nine from their 50 overs.

Manchester City striker Aguero confirms positive test
# Self-isolating
# Self-isolating

Manchester City striker Aguero confirms positive test

16 hours ago 3,648 Views 0 Comments

The City striker had been self-isolating after being identified as a close contact of another confirmed case.

Irish athletics great Jerry Kiernan has died aged 67
# RIP
# RIP

Irish athletics great Jerry Kiernan has died aged 67

16 hours ago 95,611 Views 33 Comments

Kiernan finished ninth in the 1984 Olympic Marathon, and went on to coach many of Ireland’s top athletes.

Consortium claims 'financial gift' was made to secure Beattie signing but Cork City deny any involvement
# Donation
# Donation

Consortium claims 'financial gift' was made to secure Beattie signing but Cork City deny any involvement

17 hours ago 7,178 Views 2 Comments

The 32-year-old rejoined the club earlier this month after a spell in the US.

Significant appointment as 'top coach' Lisa Fallon reunites with Caulfield at Galway United
# Go West
# Go West

Significant appointment as 'top coach' Lisa Fallon reunites with Caulfield at Galway United

17 hours ago 4,241 Views 1 Comment

The experienced Dubliner has been named first-team coach.

Katie Taylor and Sam Bennett among nominees for 2020 RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year
# Best Of The Best
# Best Of The Best

Katie Taylor and Sam Bennett among nominees for 2020 RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year

18 hours ago 3,729 Views 12 Comments

Ciarán Kilkenny, Gearóid Hegarty, Sanita Puspure and Colin Keane are also in the running.

Fifa chief threatens World Cup ban for players involved in potential European Super League
# Battle Lines Drawn
# Battle Lines Drawn

Fifa chief threatens World Cup ban for players involved in potential European Super League

18 hours ago 4,611 Views 8 Comments

Reports of a breakaway league made of Europe’s top clubs resurfaced last year.

McIlroy roars into early lead at Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
# Out Of The Blocks
# Out Of The Blocks

McIlroy roars into early lead at Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship

18 hours ago 3,472 Views 0 Comments

Padraig Harrington is the next best-placed player from these shores, tied for 20th after an opening-round, two-under-par 70.

'No plan B' - IOC chief says Tokyo Olympics will go ahead
# Pressing On
# Pressing On

'No plan B' - IOC chief says Tokyo Olympics will go ahead

19 hours ago 1,260 Views 2 Comments

There has been mounting speculation the postponed Games will ultimately be cancelled.

Klopp: Van Dijk recovery looks 'really promising'
# Battling Back
# Battling Back

Klopp: Van Dijk recovery looks 'really promising'

19 hours ago 5,768 Views 7 Comments

The Liverpool boss has also called for more resilience from his players, amid their winless run.

Fresh evidence from Crows suggests Stack's injury could have occurred in earlier incident
# AFLW
# AFLW

Fresh evidence from Crows suggests Stack's injury could have occurred in earlier incident

20 hours ago 5,563 Views 0 Comments

Ebony Marinoff’s appeal case has been adjourned until next week.

Bayern chairman says Uefa thinking about playing Euros in just one country
# Euro 2021
# Euro 2021

Bayern chairman says Uefa thinking about playing Euros in just one country

20 hours ago 2,893 Views 6 Comments

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge made the claim to a German publication.

Michael Darragh Macauley brings curtain down on superb Dublin career
# Farewell
# Farewell

Michael Darragh Macauley brings curtain down on superb Dublin career

21 hours ago 21,245 Views 36 Comments

The midfielder won eight All-Irelands in a decade of glory with the Dubs.

'My dad gave me a good piece of advice at Christmas. He said, 'Just play like a kid.''
# Be Yourself
# Be Yourself

'My dad gave me a good piece of advice at Christmas. He said, 'Just play like a kid.''

21 hours ago 9,444 Views 0 Comments

Beibhinn Parsons has been named Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Women’s Player of The Year.

Return of Kyrie Irving unable to help Brooklyn find a way past Cleveland
# NBA
# NBA

Return of Kyrie Irving unable to help Brooklyn find a way past Cleveland

22 hours ago 2,006 Views 1 Comment

There were also wins for the Hawks, Sixers and Warriors.

Dean Smith rages after decisions go against Aston Villa at Manchester City
# Red Mist
# Red Mist

Dean Smith rages after decisions go against Aston Villa at Manchester City

22 hours ago 5,944 Views 10 Comments

Smith was shown a red card for his protestations after Bernardo Silva’s opening goal.

Defiant manager Neil Lennon tells Celtic bosses they will have to sack him
# Livi-ng Dangerously
# Livi-ng Dangerously

Defiant manager Neil Lennon tells Celtic bosses they will have to sack him

22 hours ago 8,883 Views 11 Comments

The Armagh man saw his side held 2-2 at Livingston to trail Rangers by 20 points in the title race.

Emiliano Sala’s family want ‘full truth’ as they mark the anniversary of his death
# English Channel
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# English Channel

Emiliano Sala’s family want ‘full truth’ as they mark the anniversary of his death

22 hours ago 17,059 Views 1 Comment

The Argentinian footballer was killed when the plane he was travelling in crashed north of Guernsey in 2019.

Ringrose set for return from injury ahead of Ireland's Six Nations campaign
# Key Man
# Key Man

Ringrose set for return from injury ahead of Ireland's Six Nations campaign

Updated 23 hours ago 13,406 Views 24 Comments

The Leinster man has been named the Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Men’s Player of the Year.

The medical student who has made sporting history for Ireland
# Pioneer
# Pioneer

The medical student who has made sporting history for Ireland

23 hours ago 7,843 Views 2 Comments

Elsa Desmond is the first woman to represent the country internationally in luge.

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