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Today’s News

LIVE: Molde v Dundalk, Europa League

Molde face Dundalk as the Lilywhites take part in their penultimate Europa League game this season.

'You’re looking for maybe 500 people' - Should families be allowed attend the All-Ireland final?

Limerick forward Tom Morrissey has called for the families of players to be allowed attend.

Irish teenager Shane Flynn on Leicester's bench for tonight's Europa League tie

Leicester take on Zorya Luhansk in the Europa League.

The All-Ireland hurling winner with three sons chasing football glory in Tipperary colours

John Kennedy lifted the Liam MacCarthy Cup in 1989 and 1991. His sons Colman, Jack and Conal are part of the Tipperary squad that face Mayo on Sunday.

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Ireland draft in high-performance coach Gary Keegan to work on mental skills

Keegan was a key figure in the transformation of Irish boxing.

'He took a heavy hit' - Limerick star forward still an injury doubt for All-Ireland final

Aaron Gillane was forced off towards the end of Limerick’s win over Galway.

Premier League agrees €277m rescue package to help Football League clubs in danger of going bust

The news follows months of negotiations between the two governing bodies.

The Rodchenkov Affair wins William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2020

Dr Grigory Rodchenkov’s exploration of Russian state-sponsored doping wins 2020 award.

Sexton returns from injury as O'Sullivan is lined up for debut

Uncapped Eric O’Sullivan has been named on the bench by Andy Farrell for the Scotland match on Saturday

Out-half Van der Walt set for Scotland debut against Ireland on Saturday

Gregor Townsend has made six changes to his team for the visit to Dublin.

All-Irish clash on the cards as draw made for Ally Pally showpiece

The draw was made for the World Championships this morning.

Blade returns for Connacht as Friend's men take on Benetton in Galway

The westerners have been unfortunate with postponements so far this season.

Murphy vows to ‘put things right’ as he serves riding ban

The rider’s defence of environmental contamination from a sexual encounter was accepted by French racing officials.

Rockets ship Westbrook off to Wizards in exchange of point guards

The 2017 MVP has been traded to Washington Wizards for former first round draft pick John Wall.

Gaelic games players' bodies could come together with vote to follow on possible merger

The GPA and WGPA have released a statement, with members to ‘make the final decision on whether or not they want to become part of one new players’ association’.

Solskjaer confident United will progress in Europe despite PSG loss

The Red Devils need to avoid defeat in Germany next week to go through.

'Great men': Argentina lift rugby suspensions over racist tweets

The U-turn comes after a player strike was mooted.

Disjointed Steelers hold on to beat short-handed Ravens

The defeat effectively eliminates Baltimore from the division race as they fell to 6-5.

Dundalk set for penultimate Europa League test but Sunday's FAI Cup final takes precedence

The Lilywhites are in Norway to face Molde this evening.

Chances sustain confidence in Cian Healy's 'favourite' Ireland dressing room

The veteran prop feels the mood in the current camp is the best he has experienced.

Yesterday’s News

Giroud scores all four of Chelsea's goals to clinch top spot while Barca maintain winning run

Borussia Dortmund reached the Champions League last-16 while Juventus were also victorious.

Ireland striker's sixth goal of the season helps inflict shock defeat on Championship leaders

James Collins scored in Luton Town’s win over Norwich City.

All-Ireland U20 and provincial minor finals set for pre Christmas dates

The U20 decider will take place as a curtain raiser for the All-Ireland senior final at Croke Park.

PSG deal a blow to Manchester United's prospects in the Champions League

PSG are in the driving seat in Group H, with the French champions, United and RB Leipzig all level on points.

Football fans 'over the moon' as turnstiles reopen at English grounds

Six English Football League clubs were able to welcome a limited number of supporters back this evening.

'It’s been tough going to date' - Waterford delight at change over players attending games

Manager Liam Cahill is pleased that all panel members can travel for the All-Ireland final.

Carlos Queiroz sacked by Colombia after their worst defeat in four decades

The 67-year-old leaves the job in the wake of a 3-0 home loss to Uruguay and a 6-1 rout in Ecuador.

Manchester City react angrily to 'ill-judged outburst' from Porto

The Portuguese outfit criticised Pep Guardiola, Fernandinho and Bernardo Silva in an official newsletter.

Leipzig put pressure on United and PSG with last-gasp winner in 7-goal thriller

The German side will qualify for the last 16 if they beat Manchester United at home in their final match.

IRFU look to 'non-established areas' with project players less likely in future

Ireland recently had five players who qualified through residency in their starting XV.

'I saw death too closely' - F1 driver describes horrific 140mph crash after leaving hospital

Romain Grosjean managed to escape his blazing car at the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix.

Fury to remain on BBC's Sports Personality of the Year shortlist despite his demand to be removed

The world heavyweight champion has called on his fans not to vote, saying: ‘I have no need for verification’.

WWE Hall of Famer Pat Patterson, the first openly gay pro wrestling star, dies aged 79

Patterson’s career was associated with many firsts, including the first ever Intercontinental Title reign and the creation of the Royal Rumble.

World Rugby chief Brett Gosper to depart for NFL role

After nine-year spell at rugby’s helm, the Australian will take charge of the NFL’s operations in the UK and Europe.

Moving parts in Irish lineout need time to sync, says Henderson

‘When you start pushing the boat out and then something doesn’t go quite as well, a lot of players will start feeling the external pressure.’

Uefa slap Dundalk with €50k fine for 'shadow coaching' by manager Giovagnoli

Uefa also banned Filippo Giovagnoli from sitting in the technical area.

Last year's winner Byrne up for PFAI Player of the Year with Lopes and Grant

Bohs winger Danny Grant has also been nominated for the Young Player of the Year award alongside team-mate Dawson Devoy and Brandon Kavanagh of Shamrock Rovers.

Cavan hope favourites tag will 'weigh heavy' on Dublin like it did for Donegal

Thomas Galligan reflects on Cavan’s ‘shock’ Ulster final win and the upcoming tie against the All-Ireland champions.

'There's a couple of 90-year-olds who rang me, they were in tears. They never thought they'd see the day'

Tipperary boss David Power on the joy of their Munster final win and building on it as they take on Mayo next Sunday.

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