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Yesterday’s News

Hazard injury adds to Real Madrid misery in shock defeat, while Atletico join Real Sociedad atop La Liga

A Thibaut Courtois error contributed to Real Madrid’s home defeat to Alaves, which also came at the cost of an injury to his Belgian international team-mate.

Neymar reaches milestone but PSG held ahead of Man United clash

The Ligue 1 leaders drew 2-2 with Bordeaux tonight.

Liam Cahill: 'If ever a performance epitomised Austin Gleeson, on my watch, I think today was that'

The Waterford boss hailed his team after their second-half fightback.

Ronaldo-less Juve stumble to fifth draw from nine under Pirlo, while Inter move second with big win

Juve now sit fifth, three points behind leaders AC Milan who have a game in hand over the long-reigning champions.

11 debutants feature as France beat Italy to reach Autumn Nations Cup final

Winger Gabin Villiere celebrated his Test bow as one of five try scorers.

'It was this huge release last year. I’d be driving down the road and I’d start crying'

Former Ireland international Ciara McCormack reflects on a remarkable career.

Lions sack head coach Patricia and GM Quinn after 4-7 start

Detroit are on pace for a third straight losing campaign and haven’t won a playoff game in 29 years.

Sheffield United make unwanted Premier League history amid loss

The Blades have now made the worst start of any team in the top-flight’s modern era.

Deise hero Bennett: 'There's too many games we're after leaving behind us'

Stephen Bennett’s goal early in the second-half was key to Waterford’s revival.

Brian Cody: 'If you lose the game you can’t starting making excuses for it. The better team wins'

The Kilkenny boss paid tribute to Waterford after his side lost out.

City find the net five times but Pep says he can't find joy

Manchester City beat the Clarets 5-0 for the fourth time in succession at the Etihad Stadium but Guardiola said the joy is missing without spectators.

Brazilian winger scores first Premier League goal as Leeds continue fine start

A Raphinha strike saw Everton suffer a defeat at Goodison Park.

Wayne Rooney's Derby end losing run

The former Man United player marked his first game as interim manager with a more direct style.

As it happened: Kilkenny v Waterford, All-Ireland SHC semi-final

An All-Ireland final place is up for grabs in Croke Park.

England defeat Wales to secure place in Autumn Nations Cup final

Victory for Eddie Jones’ side means Ireland cannot now reach the inaugural final of the competition.

Dublin's four-in-a-row bid roars on as Rowe's 2-4 steers them into another All-Ireland final

Mick Bohan’s side drove on in the second half of a stern Armagh test to book their seventh decider date on the bounce.

Lewandowski hits 15th goal of season as Bayern Munich stay top

Bayern Munich came from behind to claim a 3-1 win at Stuttgart as Dortmund surprisingly slipped up at home to Cologne.

Irishman Cormac Sharvin finds form at Alfred Dunhill Championship

Ulsterman is ranked 404th in the world but posted a superb 68 today to finish third round in a tie for 21st.

Midfielder McNamee re-signs with Harps for 2021

‘Barry is a great player and was very good for us on that run to end the season,’ said boss Ollie Horgan.

Riyad Mahrez hits hat-trick as Manchester City earn comfortable win

Benjamin Mendy and Ferran Torres also scored in Burnley’s fourth successive 5-0 defeat at the Etihad Stadium.

Referee timekeeping correct in both All-Ireland semi-finals, camogie officials insist

There was some confusion over the timekeeping in both games.

Lewis Hamilton seals another dominant pole position in Bahrain

This marked Mercedes’ 11th front-row lockout of the campaign.

Bonnar steps down as Carlow boss in wake of McDonagh Cup exit

Kerry and Antrim will meet in the final of the second tier competition.

Epatante secures comfortable win in dramatic Fighting Fifth Hurdle

The reigning champion was an effortless victor in Newcastle’s Grade One.

Klopp's post-match interview turns into tense, eight-minute debate with BT Sport reporter Kelly Gloves Off This post contains videos

Klopp's post-match interview turns into tense, eight-minute debate with BT Sport reporter Kelly

Des Kelly took issue with Klopp’s attempts to blame BT and their fellow broadcasters for the Premier League’s unforgiving schedule, and a lengthy argument ensued.

Ireland still among the world’s best, says Georgia captain Merab Sharikadze

Andy Farrell’s side aren’t far off the top level, according to the visitors.

Champions Galway hold off gutsy Tipp effort to join Kilkenny in repeat of last year's All-Ireland final

Cathal Murray’s side were pushed all the way for their win.

'No alternative' as Basketball Ireland cancel entire league season

However, no decision has been made over the 2020/21 Men’s National Cup.

Late drama sees Liverpool held by Brighton

A last-gasp penalty denied the Reds a victory.

0-7 for Gaule as Kilkenny edge out thriller to reach fifth All-Ireland final in-a-row

Only two points separated the old rivals in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.

‘We’re expecting a battle up front and are prepared for one’

Georgia may be ranked 12th in the world but their front row is top class, says Ireland scrum coach, John Fogarty.

'Don’t identify yourself as an ex-rugby player; you are unemployed right now and it’s fine to say that'

What happens when the music stops? How do rugby players cope with the sporting afterlife? A new book has all the answers.

All Blacks restore pride with crushing Argentina win

New Zealand paid tribute to Diego Maradona before the haka.

‘Outstanding’ Georginio Wijnaldum gives everything for Liverpool – Jurgen Klopp

The Dutch midfielder is out of contract next summer but Klopp would like to keep him at Anfield.

'We can't bring Gary back but we can try and help other people'

Dublin star Lauren Magee speaks about a recent family tragedy in the hope of helping others.

How 'a bit of good fortune' has left an Irish footballer working for two Hollywood stars

Fiacre Kelleher is excelling for a club that was recently taken over by Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney.

'International rugby can’t wait for you. It makes you start fast'

Keith Earls feels Ireland need to find more composure with their attack.

From Argentine prosecutors investigate whether death of Diego Maradona involved medical negligence Buenos Aires

Argentine prosecutors investigate whether death of Diego Maradona involved medical negligence

Maradona’s lawyer has been leading calls for such an investigation.

'We’ve beaten Dublin before and have no fear of them' - Orchard eye another Gaelic games upset

Armagh face the three-in-a-row All-Ireland champions in today’s semi-final – and the underdog tag suits them just fine.

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