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Dublin: 7°C Saturday 16 January 2021

Today’s News

'It is hard you can't give him the send off he deserves but I'm sure he's looking down saying, 'Not to worry, lads''
# Tribute
# Tribute

'It is hard you can't give him the send off he deserves but I'm sure he's looking down saying, 'Not to worry, lads''

41 minutes ago 526 Views 1 Comment

Shane Ronayne recalls working alongside Eamonn Ryan.

Giannis Antetokounmpo shakes off free-throw struggles to lead Bucks over Mavs
# Freak
# Freak

Giannis Antetokounmpo shakes off free-throw struggles to lead Bucks over Mavs

57 minutes ago 284 Views 0 Comments

Antetokounmpo finished with 31 points despite going just 1-10 from the line.

Jurgen Klopp says Manchester United can never be thought of as underdogs
# Old Rivals
# Old Rivals

Jurgen Klopp says Manchester United can never be thought of as underdogs

1 hour ago 1,131 Views 2 Comments

The Liverpool boss is thinking more about United’s tactics than who is favourite to win tomorrow’s clash at Anfield.

Sponsor Ralph Lauren drops Justin Thomas following homophobic slur in Hawaii
# Deal Breaker
# Deal Breaker

Sponsor Ralph Lauren drops Justin Thomas following homophobic slur in Hawaii

2 hours ago 3,757 Views 8 Comments

The world number three uttered the derogatory word towards himself after missing a putt at Kapalua last weekend.

'It's very sad, just so grateful to have those memories and appreciate everything he did for us'
# Eamonn Ryan
# Eamonn Ryan

'It's very sad, just so grateful to have those memories and appreciate everything he did for us'

2 hours ago 7,308 Views 1 Comment

The late Eamonn Ryan leaves behind a great legacy with the impact he made on players he coached.

Disarray as two test positive for virus on Australian Open plane
# Flight Risk
# Flight Risk

Disarray as two test positive for virus on Australian Open plane

2 hours ago 2,576 Views 0 Comments

Victoria Azarenka, 2017 US Open winner Sloane Stephens and Japan’s Kei Nishikori were among those on the flight.

Taylor grabs PGA Hawaii lead with sizzling 62
# Taylor Made
# Taylor Made

Taylor grabs PGA Hawaii lead with sizzling 62

2 hours ago 1,091 Views 0 Comments

The Canadian reeled off a string of impressive birdie putts.

'I felt I'd play forever, win 10 more medals but it was all over for me at 27'
# Cult Hero
# Cult Hero

'I felt I'd play forever, win 10 more medals but it was all over for me at 27'

4 hours ago 27,287 Views 5 Comments

Barry Daly was Leinster’s top try scorer when they won the Champions Cup/Pro14 double. But injury brought his career to a premature end.

Leaving Premier League club after 8 years paying off for Ireland underage starlet
# Resilience
# Resilience

Leaving Premier League club after 8 years paying off for Ireland underage starlet

4 hours ago 6,217 Views 3 Comments

Anthony Scully has enjoyed a new lease of life since joining Lincoln from West Ham.

Limerick, Waterford and Clare stars in the running to land Hurler of the Year honours
# And The Nominees Are...
# And The Nominees Are...

Limerick, Waterford and Clare stars in the running to land Hurler of the Year honours

5 hours ago 4,315 Views 4 Comments

Gearoid Hegarty, Stephen Bennett and Tony Kelly have been nominated for the top prize.

14 players from Limerick as 8 counties feature in 2020 All-Star hurling nominations
# Shortlist
# Shortlist

14 players from Limerick as 8 counties feature in 2020 All-Star hurling nominations

5 hours ago 15,500 Views 11 Comments

Waterford, Galway, Kilkenny, Clare, Cork, Tipperary and Dublin also have players nominated.

Yesterday’s News

'We were absolutely fr****** hopeless the other night. Absolute s****' - Steve Bruce
# Angry
# Angry

'We were absolutely fr****** hopeless the other night. Absolute s****' - Steve Bruce

12 hours ago 5,905 Views 5 Comments

The 60-year-old has been engulfed by a tide of criticism since the Magpies became the first side to lose a Premier League game to Sheffield United.

High-class John Higgins sees off Ronnie O’Sullivan to book semi-final spot
# Like A Fine Wine
# Like A Fine Wine

High-class John Higgins sees off Ronnie O’Sullivan to book semi-final spot

12 hours ago 3,978 Views 5 Comments

The Scot triumphed 6-3 in the 70th meeting between the two long-standing rivals.

Barcelona-linked defender could be set to leave Man City
# Transfer News
# Transfer News

Barcelona-linked defender could be set to leave Man City

12 hours ago 6,941 Views 0 Comments

Pep Guardiola accepts Eric Garcia may depart.

Bruno Fernandes hits back at Jurgen Klopp over penalty claims
# Unimpressed
# Unimpressed

Bruno Fernandes hits back at Jurgen Klopp over penalty claims

12 hours ago 7,826 Views 12 Comments

Man United have been awarded 20 spot kicks in the Premier League since the start of last season.

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Ex-Liverpool player scores brace as Lazio cruise past city rivals Roma
# Winning
# Winning

Ex-Liverpool player scores brace as Lazio cruise past city rivals Roma

13 hours ago 6,488 Views 1 Comment

Luis Alberto produced an influential display.

Racism allegation overshadows Bundesliga clash
# Issue
# Issue

Racism allegation overshadows Bundesliga clash

13 hours ago 3,681 Views 4 Comments

Leverkusen’s midfielder Nadiem Amiri, who was born in Germany to Afghan parents, was booked on 90 minutes and had to be restrained after the final whistle.

Doubt cast on Gareth Bale's Tottenham future
# Out Of Sorts
# Out Of Sorts

Doubt cast on Gareth Bale's Tottenham future

13 hours ago 10,364 Views 0 Comments

The 31-year-old’s second spell at Spurs has so fair failed to live up to expectations.

Alex Ferguson glad he retired when he did due to ‘phenomenal’ Liverpool side
# Relief
# Relief

Alex Ferguson glad he retired when he did due to ‘phenomenal’ Liverpool side

13 hours ago 6,076 Views 6 Comments

The Manchester United great also reflected on failing to sign Reds captain Jordan Henderson in 2011.

Stoke chief 'very disappointed' after James McClean's alleged Covid-19 breach
# Controversy
# Controversy

Stoke chief 'very disappointed' after James McClean's alleged Covid-19 breach

14 hours ago 3,627 Views 4 Comments

Tony Scholes also emphasised footballers’ ‘duty to act responsibly’ during the pandemic.

Australia propose idea of holding a mini World Cup in 2021
# Opportunity
# Opportunity

Australia propose idea of holding a mini World Cup in 2021

14 hours ago 32,989 Views 34 Comments

The aim would be to provide an injection of cash to unions across the world.

Are Man United now genuine title contenders?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Are Man United now genuine title contenders?

16 hours ago 28,060 Views 68 Comments

After hitting a lowpoint against Tottenham, the Red Devils have improved vastly since then.

Two days after winning first trophy, Mauricio Pochettino tests positive for Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Two days after winning first trophy, Mauricio Pochettino tests positive for Covid-19

16 hours ago 4,060 Views 0 Comments

The news comes just two weeks after taking up his new job with Paris Saint-Germain.

Former Ireland international reunites with Nigel Clough in League Two
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Former Ireland international reunites with Nigel Clough in League Two

17 hours ago 7,458 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Quinn has joined Mansfield Town on loan from Burton Albion.

The 'very quick turn of events' that revived Aiden McGeady's fortunes at Sunderland
# In From The Cold
# In From The Cold

The 'very quick turn of events' that revived Aiden McGeady's fortunes at Sunderland

18 hours ago 12,442 Views 5 Comments

The Ireland international had been frozen out by Phil Parkinson.

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Les Quizerables
# Les Quizerables

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

19 hours ago 28,360 Views 4 Comments

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

Moyes has 'big hopes' for West Ham and Ireland teenager Odubeko
# David's Lad
# David's Lad

Moyes has 'big hopes' for West Ham and Ireland teenager Odubeko

19 hours ago 7,453 Views 7 Comments

The 18-year-old striker from Dublin made his first-team debut for the club earlier this week.

Johnston kicks 17 points as Ulster A notch impressive win over Leinster
# Talent
# Talent

Johnston kicks 17 points as Ulster A notch impressive win over Leinster

19 hours ago 12,241 Views 16 Comments

Aaron Sexton scored two tries from fullback, while captain David McCann was superb for Ulster.

Boost for Ireland players as Connacht's Pro14 clash with Ospreys gets new date
# Refixed
# Refixed

Boost for Ireland players as Connacht's Pro14 clash with Ospreys gets new date

20 hours ago 4,692 Views 1 Comment

The rearranged game will now take place on 24 January at the Sportsground.

Golf star Angel Cabrera arrested in Rio for extradition to Argentina
# No Angel
# No Angel

Golf star Angel Cabrera arrested in Rio for extradition to Argentina

21 hours ago 71,132 Views 0 Comments

Officials in his homeland are said to have charged him with assault, theft, illegal intimidation and repeated disrespect to authorities.

All-Star defender Barrett becomes latest long-serving Mayo stalwart to retire
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

All-Star defender Barrett becomes latest long-serving Mayo stalwart to retire

21 hours ago 7,890 Views 8 Comments

The Belmullet native has called time on his 13-year senior career.

Wayne Rooney retires from football after being named permanent Derby boss
# Moving On
# Moving On

Wayne Rooney retires from football after being named permanent Derby boss

22 hours ago 7,225 Views 15 Comments

Former Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given moves to first-team coach at the Rams.

Envoi Allen puts unbeaten record on line at Punchestown
# Preview
# Preview

Envoi Allen puts unbeaten record on line at Punchestown

23 hours ago 2,563 Views 1 Comment

Asterion Forlonge among five to face Elliott star on Sunday.

Brighton receive O'Hora bid as Irish youngster impresses out on loan
# Loan Star
# Loan Star

Brighton receive O'Hora bid as Irish youngster impresses out on loan

23 hours ago 7,991 Views 1 Comment

The former Bohemians player made a temporary move to League One side MK Dons in August.

Eight new Covid-19 cases and lockdown extension for O'Gara's La Rochelle
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Eight new Covid-19 cases and lockdown extension for O'Gara's La Rochelle

23 hours ago 5,045 Views 0 Comments

The club’s training centre was first closed after registering 15 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday.

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
# On The Box
# On The Box

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport

Updated Fri 11:59 AM 21,561 Views 18 Comments

There’s plenty of live action to keep you entertained over the next few days.

Baird and Kelleher named in Leinster's 'A' side to play Ulster

Baird and Kelleher named in Leinster's 'A' side to play Ulster

Fri 10:05 AM 9,221 Views 21 Comments

Leinster ‘A’ face Ulster ‘A’ today at 3pm.

Niemann bids to banish playoff blues with fast start at Sony Open
# Teed Off
# Teed Off

Niemann bids to banish playoff blues with fast start at Sony Open

Fri 9:19 AM 1,723 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s Seamus Power well down the field in Hawaii after a level-par opening round.

Jets look to Saleh to turn their fortunes around after a miserable 2020
# On The Move
# On The Move

Jets look to Saleh to turn their fortunes around after a miserable 2020

Fri 9:13 AM 3,034 Views 6 Comments

The defensive guru is ready to edge out Arthur Smith to land the job in New York.

Ireland captain McCabe and Arsenal team-mates apologise for controversial Dubai travels
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Ireland captain McCabe and Arsenal team-mates apologise for controversial Dubai travels

Fri 9:06 AM 4,288 Views 3 Comments

Gunners boss Joe Montemurro has spoken out about the disappointment at the club.

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