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Dublin: 4°C Friday 25 September 2020

Today’s News

Liam Delap – son of ex-Ireland international Rory – 'buzzing' after debut Manchester City goal

The England U17 international beat Ireland goalkeeper Mark Travers in a 2-1 win over Bournemouth.

Yesterday’s News

Bayern clinch fourth trophy of the year as Martinez heads Super Cup winner

Bayern Munich beat Sevilla 2-1 at the Puskas Arena in Budapest.

'Chris Shields told me: can you please f**king let me kick a penalty?'

Dundalk manager Filippo Giovagnoli reacts after his side advanced in the Europa League.

Cork teen stuns six-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan at European Masters Aaron Hill This post contains videos

Cork teen stuns six-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan at European Masters

Aaron Hill beat The Rocket to book his place in the third round.


Rangers set up Galatasaray showdown with comfortable win in Holland

Tavernier, Kent, Helander and Goldson scored the goals in a 4-0 victory over Willem II.

Curtis Jones shines as Liverpool thrash Lincoln to set up Arsenal clash

The teenager scored twice in a 7-2 Carabao Cup win over the League One side.

Dramatic win over Sheriff Tiraspol moves Dundalk a step closer to Europa League group stages

A penalty-shootout was required to settle the tie in Transnistria.

Son and Kane team up again to send Spurs through in Europa League

Lamela, Son and Kane set up Europa League play-off against Maccabi Haifa next week.

Waterford appoint Rockett to take over from John Sheridan as first-team manager

Rockett and David Breen to steer the Blues through the closing stages of the season.

Pádraig Harrington dabbles in some casual gardening midway through his Irish Open round Tree Time This post contains videos

Pádraig Harrington dabbles in some casual gardening midway through his Irish Open round

Europe’s Ryder Cup captain is six shots off the early pace after an opening day 71.

Elyounoussi’s late winner seals Europa League progression for Celtic

It was another frustrating night for Neil Lennon as his team laboured to victory in Latvia.

A tribute to Rob Kearney: the history maker who kept coming back for more

Rob Kearney is on his way out of Leinster and Irish rugby but he leaves with a glittering CV and the knowledge he got the most out of his talent.

'The club game is absolutely the foundation on which the pro game is built'

The new provincial Energia Community Series kicks off around the country this weekend.

Cork amateur Sugrue leads the home charge at Irish Open after poor start by Lowry

The Open champion will face a battle to make the cut tomorrow, while his amateur equivalent made a storming start at Galgorm Castle.

AC Milan confirm Ibrahimovic has tested positive for Covid-19

It’s understood that the Swede’s positive test will not have any knock-on effect on Shamrock Rovers ahead of their trip to Dundalk.

Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment TMO

Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment

Meanwhile, Andy Farrell’s Ireland have learned who will be refereeing them this autumn.

'That was the last game management believed in me as a player'

Bernard Brogan is our guest on the Warriors podcast this week to talk us through his low-key, high impact final weeks as a Dublin player.

Tokyo Olympics could take place next summer even without Covid vaccine, says IOC chief

Tour de France “showed to the world that we can organise safe sport events even without a vaccine”, says Thomas Bach.

Katie Taylor to return to the ring in November for mandatory title defence

Taylor will take on unbeaten Spaniard Miriam Gutierrez, promoter Eddie Hearn confirmed.

Hawkshaw, not Leavy, set for return with Leinster A after long injury lay-off

Ciaran Frawley and Harry Byrne are named to start in tandem for tomorrow’s A inter-pro at the RDS.

Dundalk aiming for glory and to get step closer to €3m pot of gold

The Irish champions play Moldovan side Sheriff tonight in a Europa League qualifying round.

Rob Kearney pens emotional farewell letter as he bows out at Leinster

Full-back is most decorated medalist in Irish rugby history – winning four Six Nations titles including two grand slams, four Heineken Cups and six Pro14 titles.

Chelsea sign goalkeeper Edouard Mendy on five-year deal

The signing from Rennes will put pressure on Kepa Arrizabalaga.

NZR fuming as TRC schedule would see All Blacks miss Christmas with their families

The fixtures for the 2020 Championship were revealed but the Kiwis expressed their frustration.

Peter Kelly calls time on Kildare career

The defender was a stalwart for the county for over a decade.

Luis Suarez set to leave Barcelona for La Liga rivals Atletico Madrid

Suarez won four LaLiga titles, four Copa del Reys and the Champions League in six seasons with Barca.

Herro scores 37 as Heat hold off Celtics for 3-1 lead

The win moved them to within one victory of an NBA finals berth which they will try to secure in game five on Friday.

Los Angeles Chargers doctor accidentally punctures quarterback’s lung NFL

Los Angeles Chargers doctor accidentally punctures quarterback’s lung

Tyrod Taylor suffered the injury when receiving a pain-killing injection ahead of Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Fresh injury blow for Parrott as Ireland youngster's Millwall debut is cut short

The on-loan Tottenham attacker was forced off at half-time in Millwall’s defeat to Burnley.

Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Hat-trick for Havertz, 7 up for Newcastle, Arsenal and Everton also advance

German star Kai Havertz opened his account in English football as Chelsea trounced Barnsley.

Troy Parrott makes debut but Millwall are knocked out by Jimmy Dunne and Burnley

The youngster played the first 45 minutes of his side’s 2-0 loss.

World Rugby vice-chairman Bernard Laporte released from police custody

It comes amid an investigation into suspicions that the 56-year-old favoured Top 14 club Montpellier.


Five-time world champion Van Barneveld to come out of retirement in 2021

‘I think the decision (to retire) was the right one, but I have now had a lot of time to think about it.’

Munster awaiting HSE guidance after Academy player tests positive for Covid-19

Three Academy players and one senior player have been identified as potential close contacts.

Rangers 'bemused' by 'bizarre charge' handed to Gerrard over Morelos incident

The Colombian was stretchered off with a nasty gash after a tackle by Dundee United’s Ryan Edwards.

De Boer appointed Netherlands boss after being sacked by MLS club

The former Atlanta United manager succeeds Ronald Koeman as Dutch national team boss.

Premier League kick-off times amended due to new pub opening hours

The changes come into effect from Monday.

'The break made me appreciate what we have, really re-focus and re-motivate'

Simon Zebo made his return from injury last weekend as Racing secured a Champions Cup semi-final.

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