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Today’s News

Rory McIlroy confirms he will miss 2019 Irish Open

The 29-year-old denied he was discrediting the event by not participating in it.

Debutant included in Leinster side to face Southern Kings

Rónan Kelleher will represent the province for the first time tomorrow.

Anscombe gets Gatland's out-half nod for Wales' huge clash with England

The Welsh welcome Eddie Jones’ side to Cardiff on Saturday in a Grand Slam eliminator.

O'Donoghue among the replacements in much-changed Munster line-up

The back-row forward is set to complete his comeback from injury in tomorrow night’s meeting with Ospreys.

Bayern boss says player faked cramps during Liverpool draw

The Bavarians’ manager has revealed that Javi Martinez strategically wasted time in Tuesday’s scoreless draw.

Fellaini claims he didn't leave Man United for the money

The Belgian midfielder says he has headed to China for a new challenge.

Diego Simeone apologises for crotch-clutching celebration Sorry This post contains videos

Diego Simeone apologises for crotch-clutching celebration

The Atletico Madrid coach enthusiastically responded to Jose Gimenez’s 78th-minute opener.

Exeter Chiefs duo drafted into England XV for Cardiff showdown with Wales

With Chris Ashton and Mako Vunipola injured, England head coach Eddie Jones has made two changes.

Breakdancing proposed as new sport for 2024 Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) must now consider the proposal and come to a decision by December 2020.

Scotland team to play France shows four changes from Ireland defeat

Stuart Hogg, Huw Jones, Finn Russell and Ryan Wilson all miss out this weekend through injury.

'Cristiano Ronaldo 5, Atletico Madrid 0' - Portuguese star comes out fighting despite loss

The five-time Ballon d’Or could not resist boasting about his career achievements despite his side losing at the Wanda Stadium.

Here are the 3 big VAR decisions from last night - did the officials get them right? Close Calls This post contains videos

Here are the 3 big VAR decisions from last night - did the officials get them right?

The technology was employed in both the Schalke-Man City match and the Atletico-Juve encounter.

'If you asked me to put money on it, I wouldn't': Former Dubs star not confident about five-in-a-row

Kieran Duff is worried about the various things that can happen throughout the season to threaten Dublin’s chances.

Sexton 'definitely hasn't played enough rugby to be at full tilt yet'

The Ireland out-half has only played twice so far this year and lasted just 23 minutes against Scotland.

We go again: Ireland back in the spotlight as Euro 2021 draw takes place today

Colin Bell’s side will hope to reach a first-ever major tournament this time around.

'I'm an Irish citizen now... I felt I had been accepted a long time ago'

Connacht lock Quinn Roux and his wife, Rentus, love life in Galway.

'I was ready once I got that bit of an edge': Wycherley looks back on monstrous hit on Sexton

The young Corkman made his presence felt when Sexton arrived in Thomond Park in December.

'I rank my Sigerson medals up there with my All-Ireland medal and county championships'

74-year-old Billy Morgan won his fifth Sigerson Cup title last night.

Crosshaven's Wren making most of chances with Munster and Ireland U20s

The 19-year-old flyer scored a brilliant try against Scotland a fortnight ago.

Yesterday’s News

Matt Doherty: 'I'm playing in the Premier League every weekend. It's a dream come true'

The Dubliner has been enjoying a stand-out campaign at Molineux in his debut Premier League season.

Millwall secure dramatic win away at Pride Park as Lampard's Derby suffer promotion setback

Jed Wallace boosted Millwall’s hopes of Championship survival with a 72nd-minute winner in their clash with Derby County at Pride Park.

VAR denies Atletico a goal but late brace enough to get the better of Juventus

The Spanish side hold the advantage going into the second leg of their Champions League tie.

Sterling bags 90th-minute winner as 10-man Manchester City turn the tables on Schalke

Pep Guardiola’s men came out on top in a five-goal thriller in Gelsenkirchen in the first leg of their knockout tie.

Lescott reveals encouragement from Rooney and Ferdinand to join Man City

The defender switched from Everton to the Etihad Stadium in 2009.

Sean O'Shea's haul of 0-7 helps UCC deliver first Sigerson Cup title since 2014

2017 champions St Mary’s fell by four points in Portlaoise.

'Bayern is forgotten about for now' - Robertson focused on Liverpool title tilt

The Reds have four key Premier League games before the second leg in Bavaria.

Constant presence Aki happy to be on the right side of Chris Farrell fear factor

‘When you have a guy like him running down your channel, you’d be a bit scared. I know I would be.’

‘I’ve been asked many times how I kept calm, but I don't think anything could prepare you for that’ Holding Your Nerve This post contains videos

‘I’ve been asked many times how I kept calm, but I don't think anything could prepare you for that’

Ireland U17 manager Colin O’Brien looks ahead to this summer’s European Championships and reflects on last year’s penalty controversy against Holland.

Ireland striker Obafemi rewarded with new three-and-a-half-year contract at Southampton

The Dubliner has impressed under Ralph Hasenhüttl at St Mary’s this season.

Watch Sigerson Cup football final live: UCC v St Mary's

The game in Portlaoise throws-in at 7.30pm.

Ireland eager to show efficiency and 'step up a few gears' against Italy

Jack Conan and his team-mates are intent on showing their clinical streak in Rome.

Shamrock Rovers striker shipped out on loan to Finn Harps

Sean Boyd is joining Ollie Horgan’s side, while defender Sean Callan has been farmed out to Wexford.

13-week ban for Cheetahs player who cleared nose onto face of Connacht player

‘It is difficult to imagine how an act of foul play of this sort could be worse,’ said the disciplinary panel.

Luton Town boss expects Ireland call-up for in-form striker Collins

Mick Harford has backed League One’s leading goalscorer to feature for Mick McCarthy’s side next month.

'Great examples of players who seized their opportunities' - Ulster award contracts to academy trio

Eric O’Sullivan, Michael Lowry and James Hume have all secured their first senior deals with the province.

Ireland set to play Switzerland in Geneva

The Swiss are top seeds in Euro 2020 Group D and will face the Boys in Green on 15 October.

Team-mates can ease pressure on Murray while he rediscovers best form - Murphy

The skills coach also feels Johnny Sexton will continue to play his game, despite the inherent injury threat it brings.

Emiliano Sala tragedy sparks unsavoury legal wrangle

The late footballer was buried at the age of 28 in the Argentine village of Progreso on Saturday.

Sarri on Kante: I need a player to move the ball fast - he's not the best at it

The manager has been criticised for not playing the French World Cup winner in his primary position.

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