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Today’s News

Late fade sees Seamus Power fall from contention at AT&T Byron Nelson
# Power Down
# Power Down

Late fade sees Seamus Power fall from contention at AT&T Byron Nelson

38 minutes ago 761 Views 2 Comments

The Waterford man rose to second place but a double bogey-bogey run on the back nine saw him finish in a tie for ninth.

AC Milan complicate Champions League fate with Cagliari stalemate
# Football Italia
# Football Italia

AC Milan complicate Champions League fate with Cagliari stalemate

45 minutes ago 1,039 Views 0 Comments

Their goalless draw with Cagliari hands Juventus somewhat of a reprieve in the top four race.

Lille wobble and Paris win to send Ligue Un title race to final weekend
# Finale
# Finale

Lille wobble and Paris win to send Ligue Un title race to final weekend

1 hour ago 1,798 Views 0 Comments

Lille must win on the final weekend to list the title after they were held by Saint Etienne.

Chelsea thrashed by brilliant Barcelona in Women’s Champions League final
# Femení Fenómeno
# Femení Fenómeno

Chelsea thrashed by brilliant Barcelona in Women’s Champions League final

1 hour ago 2,753 Views 0 Comments

Emma Hayes’ side were outclassed and 4-0 down at half-time in Gothenburg.

Spotlight

Stolen wheels: Cyclists and their bikes are targets across Ireland

Investigations by The Journal and Noteworthy show how the pandemic has led to an increase in violent thefts and anti-social behaviour.
Dortmund secure Champions League spot with sixth-straight Bundesliga win
# Go Fourth And Conquer
# Go Fourth And Conquer

Dortmund secure Champions League spot with sixth-straight Bundesliga win

2 hours ago 2,067 Views 4 Comments

The club’s hopes of hanging on to Erling Haaland have received a significant boost.

‘It is impossible to play without him’ – Koeman hopes Messi hasn't played final game at Camp Nou
# A Nou Hope
# A Nou Hope

‘It is impossible to play without him’ – Koeman hopes Messi hasn't played final game at Camp Nou

2 hours ago 3,933 Views 1 Comment

Messi’s contract expires at the end of the season, and today Barcelona’s title challenge was officially ended.

Teenager Jebbinson makes history as Sheffield United win away to awful Everton
# Jeb Ambush
# Jeb Ambush

Teenager Jebbinson makes history as Sheffield United win away to awful Everton

2 hours ago 4,564 Views 5 Comments

Carlo Ancelotti’s side look likely to miss out on European football after a ninth home defeat of the season.

John Kiely launches attack on GAA over rules and accuses Galway of simulation
# A Kiely Donnybrook
# A Kiely Donnybrook

John Kiely launches attack on GAA over rules and accuses Galway of simulation

3 hours ago 34,744 Views 77 Comments

The Limerick boss was holding little back in the aftermath of his side’s defeat.

Suarez hits late winner to keep Atletico top of La Liga with one game left
# Out In Front
# Out In Front

Suarez hits late winner to keep Atletico top of La Liga with one game left

3 hours ago 5,729 Views 0 Comments

Atletico scored in the 82nd and 88th minutes to pull off a stunning turnaround win against Osasuna.

Here's what is coming up for members of The42 this week
# Extra Extra
# Extra Extra

Here's what is coming up for members of The42 this week

3 hours ago 848 Views 0 Comments

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Tearful Alisson dedicates extraordinary winning goal to late father
# Emotion
# Emotion

Tearful Alisson dedicates extraordinary winning goal to late father

4 hours ago 9,920 Views 6 Comments

Jose Agostinho Becker drowned near his home in Brazil earlier this year, with Covid restrictions preventing Alisson from attending the funeral.

Katie McCabe on target as Joe Montemurro's Arsenal reign ends with 9-0 win
# WSL
# WSL

Katie McCabe on target as Joe Montemurro's Arsenal reign ends with 9-0 win

4 hours ago 3,494 Views 0 Comments

The hugely-successful boss has signed off by sealing a place in the Women’s FA Cup quarter-finals.

95th-minute winner from goalkeeper Alisson keeps Liverpool's Champions League hopes on track
# Alisson Wonderland
# Alisson Wonderland

95th-minute winner from goalkeeper Alisson keeps Liverpool's Champions League hopes on track

4 hours ago 35,356 Views 68 Comments

An astonishing moment saved Liverpool’s Champions League hopes in a come-from-behind 2-1 win.

Armagh make winning return to Division One against Monaghan
# Wrap
# Wrap

Armagh make winning return to Division One against Monaghan

5 hours ago 4,507 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, there were wins for Meath and Clare.

0-14 for Niland as Galway condemn Limerick to first league defeat in nearly two years
# Tribe Talk
# Tribe Talk

0-14 for Niland as Galway condemn Limerick to first league defeat in nearly two years

6 hours ago 20,785 Views 37 Comments

The action unfolded at Pearse Stadium.

Irish playmaker Connor Ronan set for lengthy spell on the sidelines
# Young Grasshopper
# Young Grasshopper

Irish playmaker Connor Ronan set for lengthy spell on the sidelines

6 hours ago 3,766 Views 0 Comments

The talented 23-year-old has returned to Wolverhampton Wanderers after breaking his metatarsal.

McGrath scoops Player of the Season award after Goodwin guides St Mirren to 32-year high
# Goodwin Hunting
# Goodwin Hunting

McGrath scoops Player of the Season award after Goodwin guides St Mirren to 32-year high

6 hours ago 5,028 Views 1 Comment

Irish eyes are smiling in Paisley.

Dan Martin finishes fifth on stage 9 of Giro as Bernal takes overall lead
# Cycling
# Cycling

Dan Martin finishes fifth on stage 9 of Giro as Bernal takes overall lead

7 hours ago 3,116 Views 2 Comments

Slovenia’s Matej Mohoric, meanwhile, was taken to hospital after a horror crash on a descent.

Double league win for Offaly as football and hurling sides triumph
# League Wrap
# League Wrap

Double league win for Offaly as football and hurling sides triumph

7 hours ago 6,348 Views 2 Comments

John Maughan’s football team ran out five-point winners over Wicklow.

Tottenham topple Wolves to boost Europa League qualification hopes
# Joy Of Top Six
# Joy Of Top Six

Tottenham topple Wolves to boost Europa League qualification hopes

7 hours ago 2,417 Views 0 Comments

Harry Kane was on target in a 2-0 win.

Irish international Simon Cox cuts his A-League spell short
# Wandering Free
# Wandering Free

Irish international Simon Cox cuts his A-League spell short

7 hours ago 5,953 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old striker is returning to his home in the UK following the recent birth of his child.

Two sin bins, three penalties and 1-13 for Costello as Dublin ease past Roscommon
# Up And Running
# Up And Running

Two sin bins, three penalties and 1-13 for Costello as Dublin ease past Roscommon

7 hours ago 10,952 Views 7 Comments

The Sky Blues have Mick Galvin in charge for the league campaign.

Kilkenny and Waterford manage to hold off shock wins against Antrim and Westmeath
# Wrap
# Wrap

Kilkenny and Waterford manage to hold off shock wins against Antrim and Westmeath

7 hours ago 12,130 Views 14 Comments

There was plenty of drama in Division 1 of the hurling league.

O'Connor fires winner as Wexford edge out Clare with red cards on both sides in Ennis
# Model Revival
# Model Revival

O'Connor fires winner as Wexford edge out Clare with red cards on both sides in Ennis

9 hours ago 13,180 Views 6 Comments

Wexford trailed by eight points in the 60th minute but eventually won by one.

Second-half rally sees Crystal Palace edge out five-goal thriller
# Gol Gol Gol
# Gol Gol Gol

Second-half rally sees Crystal Palace edge out five-goal thriller

9 hours ago 4,449 Views 2 Comments

Roy Hodgson’s side secured victory after trailing twice at Selhurst Park.

Police warn 'many more arrests will follow' over disorder during Rangers celebrations
# Investigation
# Investigation

Police warn 'many more arrests will follow' over disorder during Rangers celebrations

9 hours ago 6,383 Views 8 Comments

Thousands defied Covid-19 and massed in George Square to celebrate Rangers winning the Premiership.

Incredible long-range effort the highlight as Irish international Keogh scores four
# Glory Days
# Glory Days

Incredible long-range effort the highlight as Irish international Keogh scores four

10 hours ago 8,974 Views 2 Comments

The striker ended his A-League goal drought in emphatic fashion today for Perth Glory.

Successful morning for Irish rowing as another two boats secure Olympic qualification
# The Joy Of Six
# The Joy Of Six

Successful morning for Irish rowing as another two boats secure Olympic qualification

11 hours ago 4,063 Views 5 Comments

Mission accomplished for the women’s four and lightweight women’s double at the Lucerne regatta.

18-year-old Rhasidat Adeleke sets new Irish 200m record
# Teenage Kicks
# Teenage Kicks

18-year-old Rhasidat Adeleke sets new Irish 200m record

12 hours ago 57,052 Views 30 Comments

The talented Dubliner bettered Phil Healy’s time at the Big 12 Championship in Manhattan last night.

Hourihane out to dash the Premier League hopes of a club that still adores him
# We Meet Again
# We Meet Again

Hourihane out to dash the Premier League hopes of a club that still adores him

13 hours ago 33,642 Views 4 Comments

Barnsley have finally recovered from losing their talismanic captain to Aston Villa in 2017.

Forde points the way for Tipp, bench gives Cork life and early season issues
# Semple Showdown
# Semple Showdown

Forde points the way for Tipp, bench gives Cork life and early season issues

13 hours ago 5,311 Views 3 Comments

A look at some of the talking points from last night’s game.

All Blacks legend Kieran Read retires from professional rugby
# Read All About It
# Read All About It

All Blacks legend Kieran Read retires from professional rugby

13 hours ago 11,032 Views 11 Comments

The towering number eight made 127 Test appearances for New Zealand, 52 of them as captain.

Milwaukee Bucks edge closer to second seed in East with defeat of Miami Heat
# NBA
# NBA

Milwaukee Bucks edge closer to second seed in East with defeat of Miami Heat

13 hours ago 1,315 Views 0 Comments

The Bucks, currently third in the East, could snatch second seeding if they beat the Chicago Bulls.

Second-round KO sees Oliveira crowned new UFC lightweight champion
# Houston Rocket
# Houston Rocket

Second-round KO sees Oliveira crowned new UFC lightweight champion

14 hours ago 6,102 Views 0 Comments

The BJJ master had arrived in Texas boasting more submission wins than anyone else in UFC history.

'I remember people in a pub asking was I finished with the running because I was so 'useless' at it'
# Old-fashioned Trolling
# Old-fashioned Trolling

'I remember people in a pub asking was I finished with the running because I was so 'useless' at it'

14 hours ago 11,590 Views 0 Comments

Derval O’Rourke on why it is important to show respect to all Irish athletes who compete at the Olympics.

Sir Alex Ferguson, a famous cycling family, and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
# Read The Game

Sir Alex Ferguson, a famous cycling family, and the week's best sportswriting

15 hours ago 3,193 Views 0 Comments

Time to boil the kettle…

‘I’m fortunate enough to have another opportunity at life. I will keep fighting’
# Clare Shine
# Clare Shine

‘I’m fortunate enough to have another opportunity at life. I will keep fighting’

15 hours ago 39,419 Views 4 Comments

As Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 comes to a close, Clare Shine opens up further on her ongoing battle.

'A crowd in excess of 10,000 at a cricket match in Dublin? Yep'
# Big Occasion
# Big Occasion

'A crowd in excess of 10,000 at a cricket match in Dublin? Yep'

16 hours ago 10,689 Views 0 Comments

In an extract from ‘Do They Play Cricket in Ireland,’ David Townsend recalls a memorable clash against England.

Yesterday’s News

Power firmly in the hunt heading into final round in Texas
# Byron Nelson
# Byron Nelson

Power firmly in the hunt heading into final round in Texas

Sat 11:25 PM 5,838 Views 2 Comments

The Waterford man is four shots off the lead after a third-round 67.

Besiktas win thrilling Turkish title race on goal difference
# Late Drama
# Late Drama

Besiktas win thrilling Turkish title race on goal difference

Sat 10:40 PM 8,652 Views 3 Comments

They edged out rivals Galatasaray by one goal in the narrowest of title triumphs.

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