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Today’s News

Solari accepts blame for Real Madrid's biggest-ever home defeat in Europe

The Real Madrid boss admitted his side were outplayed in their shock 3-0 loss to CSKA Moscow in the Champions League

Sane double helps Man City come from behind to secure Champions League group top spot

A 2-1 victory at home to Hoffenheim tonight for Pep Guardiola’s side.

French rugby hopeful dies following on-pitch heart attack RIP

French rugby hopeful dies following on-pitch heart attack

Nicolas Chauvin, 19, suffered the cardiac arrest while playing for the Stade Francais youth academy.

Thomas Müller shown straight red for awful challenge in 6-goal Ajax-Bayern thriller Fiery This post contains videos

Thomas Müller shown straight red for awful challenge in 6-goal Ajax-Bayern thriller

Niklas Süle’s last-gasp own goal ensured the Dutch team came away with a point.

Man United miss the chance to finish top, as Valencia earn deserved win

A weakened Red Devils side were beaten 2-1 in Spain.

Here are the 2019 Corn Uí Mhuirí and Dr Harty Cup quarter-final draws in Munster

The draws took place tonight for the premier colleges competitions in Munster.

As it happened: Valencia v Man United, Champions League

Valencia faced Man United, with the prospect of the Red Devils topping their group still a faint possibility.

CSKA complete home and away double over Real Madrid but still finish bottom of their group Woe

CSKA complete home and away double over Real Madrid but still finish bottom of their group

The Spanish side suffered their biggest-ever home defeat in Europe.

World Cup winner Smith confirms All Blacks departure at end of 2019 as France move on the cards

The 32-year-old has signed a contract with French club Pau.

'I would like to go back' - Out-of-favour Spurs striker could be set for Bilbao return

Fernando Llorente has suggested he is frustrated by a lack of game time at Tottenham.

Arsenal youngster says authorities did nothing after he reported racist abuse

Ainsley Maitland-Niles has revealed his own disturbing experience of racism.

€50 million-rated Chelsea target not for sale in January, insist club

Borussia Dortmund’s Christian Pulisic is a man in demand.

Double swoop as St Pat's complete deals for ex-Shamrock Rovers duo Miele and Drennan Double Trouble This post contains videos

Double swoop as St Pat's complete deals for ex-Shamrock Rovers duo Miele and Drennan

Harry Kenny has signed Brandon Miele and Mikey Drennan on two-year deals.

Schmidt looks forward to family time but not ruling out coaching return

‘Never say never,’ the 53-year-old said.

Dublin All-Ireland U21 and minor winning football boss to take over Na Fianna senior side

Dessie Farrell will be in charge at club level in 2019.

Joe Schmidt named Philips Sports Manager of the Year for the second time

The Ireland head coach was presented with his award at a gala lunch in Dublin this afternoon.

Bath point to new UK safety guidelines in defence of move to ban Leinster flags

‘Whilst we understand that flags present a low risk of injury, we cannot and will not ignore the guidance that we are mandated to as part of our safety certificate.’

14-year-old United starlet becomes youngest-ever Uefa Youth League player

Shola Shoretire came off the bench this afternoon as Nicky Butt’s side beat Valencia.

Ex-Arsenal and England captain Tony Adams to become new president of Rugby Football League

Adams has become closely linked to the game’s welfare programmes through the Sporting Chance charity he founded in 2000.

Celtic striker Griffiths to take time away from football to deal with 'ongoing issues'

‘He has reached a point where it’s a struggle and needs to find happiness.’

Raheem Sterling rounds off difficult few days with Premier League award

He was named player of the month after scoring three goals and assisted another three for Man City in November.

Plotting Katie Taylor's path towards the biggest women's fight of all time in 2019

Katie Taylor faces Eva Wahlstrom in a career-biggest test this Saturday, but provided she wins, the fights will only get bigger next year.

Mark Kinsella's son Liam scored a cracker to knock Sunderland out of the FA Cup Chip Off The Old Block This post contains videos

Mark Kinsella's son Liam scored a cracker to knock Sunderland out of the FA Cup

The 22-year-old midfielder struck to set up a third-round clash for Walsall against Bolton Wanderers.

Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup

Molloy moved to New Zealand in 2016 from Wexford Youths and currently plays for Team Wellington.

'I couldn't be happier': Ireland goalkeeper O'Malley satisfied with FA Cup penalty heroics Irish Abroad This post contains videos

'I couldn't be happier': Ireland goalkeeper O'Malley satisfied with FA Cup penalty heroics

Conor O’Malley saved three penalties against Bradford to book Peterborough’s place in the FA Cup third round.

Van Dijk targets Champions League glory after Liverpool escape

‘You need to have dreams, you need to go for it, otherwise why would you be a footballer?’

Ex-Kerry senior joins Anthony Cunningham's Roscommon football set-up

Conor Cox has transferred to the Connacht county.

'I was beaten, there are no excuses... but it’s the best thing that happened to me'

The first loss of his professional career has merely strengthened James Gallagher’s resolve.

City of Oakland to sue Raiders and NFL over 'illegal' Vegas move

The lawsuit describes the NFL as a ‘cartel’ and aims to recover damages arising from the team’s exit.

Munster and Leinster's festive inter-pro set for record-equalling Thomond crowd

The southern province will install additional goalline seating to meet demand.

Westmeath now optimistic of star forward's return for league campaign

John Heslin is expected to rejoin the county squad after he completes his PhD studies.

Van Graan confident Sam Arnold can continue solving 'puzzles' for Munster's midfield

Chris Farrell’s absence will give the 22-year-old another big stage to perform on this weekend.

'He has to go' - Cheika's position 'untenable', says Wallabies legend Burke

The Australia head coach is under pressure with less than a year to go before the World Cup kicks off.

Butler: 'When somebody's telling me what to do as a grown man, I have a problem with it'

The Philadelphia 76ers’ Jimmy Butler discussed a much talked about practice he had with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Boost for Connacht as Aki to return for Leinster showdown after wedding

The focus is on Perpignan first though, a trip the Ireland international misses as he’s home in New Zealand.

Team Sky's future in doubt as Sky to end involvement in cycling after 2019 season

The team are on the hunt for a new backer from 2020 onward.

Furlong demands Leinster hit another gear in Aviva showdown with Bath

The defending European champions have yet to hit their straps in the pool stages, but that leaves a lot of room for improvement.

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