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Dublin: 12°C Saturday 19 September 2020

Today’s News

Reed takes outright lead as McIlroy slips away on tough second round at US Open

Winged Foot is belatedly justifying its fearsome reputation on the second day’s play.

Yesterday’s News

Liverpool agree fee with Wolves for Diogo Jota

Jurgen Klopp’s Champions have completed a second major signing in as many days.

Guardiola admits Aguero could miss another two months with injury

The striker has not played since undergoing knee surgery in June.

Holders Rovers to face Harps, Bohs to play Dundalk in FAI Cup quarter finals

Athlone Town, the last of the remaining First Division sides, will face Shels.

Bray make statement with Longford win as Caulfield's revival of Galway continues

Drogheda meanwhile were winners against UCD.

Dawson Devoy shines again as Bohs beat Sligo Rovers Dawson's Streak This post contains videos

Dawson Devoy shines again as Bohs beat Sligo Rovers

Andre Wright scored the only goal as Bohs were winners at the Showgrounds.

Bayern Munich rout Schalke 8-0 in historic Bundesliga start

Just 26 days after winning the Champions League final, Bayern picked up where they left off last season with their 22nd-straight win.

'If this goes on indefinitely you have to question if pro rugby is sustainable'

IRFU chief warns ‘existence of professional rugby in Ireland’ is under threat in 2021 as sporting bodies seek government help.

From TheJournal.ie Work under way to get more sports fans into stadiums, Oireachtas committee told Bums On Seats

Work under way to get more sports fans into stadiums, Oireachtas committee told

Government officials said they ‘recognise that it is a very pressing matter’, amid coronavirus restrictions.

Fifa vote to change rules around players' international eligibility

The new rules would, in theory, allow players in a similar situation to Michael Obafemi change their allegiance.

Pat's draw a blank again in dour draw with Derry City

Pat's draw a blank again in dour draw with Derry City

It’s a sixth-straight game without a goal for Stephen O’Donnell’s side.

How does moving into Level 3 affect sport in Dublin?

New restrictions for Dublin will take effect from midnight tonight.

'We're honoured to have him as captain... Seamus can play until he's 40'

The Republic of Ireland full-back will make his 250th Premier League start tomorrow against West Brom.

Bennett fends off Sagan to tighten grip on Tour de France green jersey

Sagan made a bid for glory from 20km out but the Irishman was able to keep up during today’s 19th stage.

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Dublin defender Darren Daly announces retirement from inter-county football

‘I’ve tried to push the body one more time but unfortunately it’s not to be,’ the 33-year-old said.

Thiago Alcantara is officially a Liverpool player

The Spain international has left Bayern Munich to sign a long-term deal with the Premier League champions.

'Exceptional' Connors a key selection as Leinster bid to unseat Saracens

Dropping an established international like Josh van der Flier is testament to Leinster’s depth and their ability to use it.

Can a familiar face bail out Mourinho and Spurs?

Gareth Bale is set to re-join the North London club.

Here's the GAA senior club action available on TV and live-streaming this weekend

RTÉ are live from Limerick tomorrow night while TG4 have live matches in Tipperary and Mayo on Sunday afternoon.

Mourinho slams football's top brass as Spurs face fixture chaos

Spurs are fighting on all fronts this season.

Two European debutants start as Sexton returns for Leinster's crunch clash with Saracens

Sean Cronin also earns the nods after the line-out struggles against Ulster.

Cooney recalled but Coetzee misses out as Ulster eye up semi-final spot

Dan McFarland has made four changes to the side that were defeated by Leinster in last week’s Pro14 final.

Juventus parting with Higuain to cost €18.3 million

The former Real Madrid and Napoli forward is reportedly set to join David Beckham’s Major League Soccer franchise Inter Miami.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remains tight-lipped on pursuit of Dortmund's Sancho

The 20-year-old England international has been in the Old Trafford giants’ crosshairs all summer.

Steven Gerrard: Alfredo Morelos not yet on same level as Rangers great

The star is just one goal behind the club’s European scoring record set by Ally McCoist.

Tottenham could face Chelsea, Liverpool handed tricky tie in Carabao Cup fourth round

The draw was made prior to next week’s third-round ties in order to give clubs and broadcasters maximum time to prepare.

Ireland U21 striker set for extended lay-off after being injured in league debut for Ipswich Town

Aaron Drinan had finally made a breakthrough at Portman Road.

'Michael O'Neill pinned my article to the dressing room wall to fire up his players'

Conan Byrne learned the hard way that giving your opinion in the media isn’t always warmly received.

No.1 pick Burrow impresses again but Bengals beaten by Browns NFL

No.1 pick Burrow impresses again but Bengals beaten by Browns

The quarterback threw for three touchdowns, while Baker Mayfield pulled the strings at the other end.

Miami Heat come from behind to burn Boston Celtics again for 2-0 NBA series lead Turn It Up This post contains videos

Miami Heat come from behind to burn Boston Celtics again for 2-0 NBA series lead

In the Eastern Conference, Heat move closer and closer towards the NBA finals.

22-year-old Hume shining for Ulster as he knuckles down to show potential

The outside centre scored an excellent try in last weekend’s Pro14 final against Leinster.

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IRFU losses due to Covid expected to exceed €30 million this year

The Oireachtas Covid-19 committee will hear concerns from sports organisations today about their financial viability.

Ex-Connacht man Ahki wary of threat Ulster's McCloskey poses to Toulouse

The New Zealander enjoyed his time in Galway but has thrived with the Top 14 club.

Thursday 17 September, 2020

Rory McIlroy makes strong start at US Open in hunt for overdue major

The Northern Irishman is bidding to claim a first title since the 2014 US PGA Championship.

Gary O'Neill hails Milan's quality and reveals Ibrahimovic's 'lovely touch'

The Milan striker gave his shirt to Aaron Greene’s son after his side’s 2-0 win at Tallaght.

Unorthodox role for Ireland's Jayson Molumby in rare Brighton start

The Seagulls eased past Portsmouth to book a place in the third round of the Carabao Cup.

Bradley's main emotion is pride as Rovers are beaten by Milan

The Rovers manager was impressed by his sides performance, sentiments shared by Stefano Pioli and Paolo Maldini.

Irish teenager Collins helps Stoke City dump Wolves out of the Carabao Cup

The 19-year-old defender started for the Potters tonight, as did his compatriot James McClean.

Zlatan on target as classy Milan see off committed Shamrock Rovers

The Italians were 2-0 winners in the Europa League tonight.

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