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Dublin: 13°C Tuesday 20 October 2020

Today’s News

Champagne Football among six-strong shortlist for Sports Book of the Year

The42′s Niall Kelly has also been nominated for his work on Barry Geraghty’s autobiography ‘True Colours’.

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Who will win this season's Champions League?

Europe’s elite club competition returns to our screens this evening.

Friday 16 October, 2020

Ex-Ireland internationals Reid and Colgan join Hughton on Nottingham Forest coaching team

The pair have been added to the Championship club’s backroom staff.

Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Ireland U21s name strong starting XI as Smallbone handed debut

Southampton striker Michael Obafemi starts up front as Jim Crawford’s side face into a massive qualifier against Italy in Pisa.

Decision to recommend planning approval for 34,000-seater stadium at Casement Park announced

It is a significant step in the redevelopment of the Belfast ground, says Northern Ireland’s infrastructure minister Nichola Mallon.

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'He's not the same Jack' - New film explores Charlton's life and final years with dementia

Directed by Gabriel Clarke and Pete Thomas, ‘Finding Jack Charlton’ is set for release next month.


Sunday 11 October, 2020

Idah returns following HSE clearance as five players called up to Ireland squad

Aaron Connolly won’t be back for the trip to Finland, but Dara O’Shea, Jason Knight, Ryan Manning and Ronan Curtis will travel.

'I don't think it's sunk in fully yet' - Ireland's Oisin O'Callaghan wins world junior mountain biking title

The Limerick teenager claimed Ireland’s first-ever Downhill world title in Salzburg today.

'It's the same old story, in that we haven't finished our chances' - Duffy

The Ireland captain says their depleted Ireland squad had to dig deep to earn a 0-0 draw against Wales at the Aviva Stadium.

Friday 9 October, 2020

Lisa Fallon steps down from English Championship job after five months in charge

The Dubliner has left her role as head coach of the London City Lionesses due to family reasons.

Thursday 8 October, 2020

Byrne included in Ireland's matchday squad, Long and Cullen left out

Tonight sees the Boys in Green face Slovakia in a one-legged Euro 2020 play-off.

Joe Schmidt appointed World Rugby Director of Rugby and High Performance

The former Ireland head coach will begin his new role next month.

Dundalk's Europa League group matches to be shown on free-to-air TV by Virgin Media

The Lilywhites are set to take on Arsenal, Rapid Vienna and Molde, while Celtic have been drawn in the same group as AC Milan.


Friday 18 September, 2020

How does moving into Level 3 affect sport in Dublin?

New restrictions for Dublin will take effect from midnight tonight.

Thursday 17 September, 2020

Liverpool agree fee with Bayern Munich for Thiago Alcantara - report

The Premier League champions will pay €30 million for the Spanish midfielder’s services.

Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Ireland forward Robinson joins West Brom as Burke moves to Blades in exchange deal

The 25-year-old spent the second half of last season on loan at The Hawthorns, helping the Baggies clinch Premier League promotion.

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Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Quinton Fortune leaves Man United to become Reading coach alongside John O'Shea

The South African had been working with the Premier League club’s U23s.

'Sorry, I don't mean to be a cry baby' - Bennett's emotional interview after Tour de France stage win

There were teary eyes as the Irish rider got to grips with his historic achievement.

Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Celtic, Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers discover opponents for Europa League third qualifying round

The Scottish champions face a trip to Latvia or San Marino, while the League of Ireland sides must first come through second qualifying round ties.

Sunday 30 August, 2020

Doherty completes Tottenham move as Bohemians set to land massive payday

The 28-year-old Dubiner has signed a contract that will keep him at the club until 2024.

Friday 28 August, 2020

'We accept this was an error' - Canterbury apologise over promotion of Ireland rugby jersey

The kit manufacturer say they are sorry for using a model and not players to launch the new Ireland women’s shirt.

Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Southampton quartet Smallbone, Ferry, Obafemi and O’Connor named in Ireland U21 squad

Jim Crawford is taking 25 players to a training camp in Northern Ireland next week.

'You can't help being who you are' - McClean defends Sykes' Republic of Ireland switch

The 23-year-old has previously represented Northern Ireland at U21 level.

Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Ex-Ireland U21 winger Connolly joins St Mirren

The former Dundalk, Bray Wanderers and Shelbourne player has signed a one-year deal with Jim Goodwin’s side.

Thursday 20 August, 2020

Barca teenager Fati earns first senior call-up for Spain, Wolves winger Traore also included

There are places for Eric Garcia and Ferran Torres of Man City too.

Thursday 13 August, 2020

Munster cancel training after Academy player tests positive for Covid-19

Six more players are also self-isolating, the province revealed today.

Wednesday 12 August, 2020

'It was a kid, that's why it shocked me' - Christie recalls being racially abused by Ireland fan

The Fulham defender has spoken about about an incident that occurred during a training camp in Dublin.

Holders Shamrock Rovers pitted against Cork City in FAI Cup draw

Last year’s beaten finalists Dundalk are away to Cobh Ramblers in the second round, meanwhile.

Thursday 6 August, 2020

Irish midfielder Byrne ready for new challenge back home after leaving League One club

The 31-year-old has returned to Dublin after 14 years in the UK.

Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Ireland U21 defender O'Shea wins Young Player of the Year at promoted West Brom

The Dubliner enjoyed a breakout season with the Baggies as they secured a return to the Premier League.

Tuesday 21 July, 2020

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Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack

There were a number of events held around the country to mark the former Ireland manager’s funeral today.

Thursday 16 July, 2020

'It's a second home to me' - Cork City bring in O'Connor following release from Preston

The 25-year-old defender was most recently on loan at Waterford.

Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Middlesbrough sign son of ex-Ireland midfielder Graham Kavanagh on scholarship

16-year-old Calum Kavanagh was a regular in Boro’s U18s last season.

GAA facilities and dressing rooms to remain closed until further notice

The association’s Covid Advisory Group has decided that they will not reopen on 20 July.

Tuesday 7 July, 2020

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Sevilla star scores winning goal before replacing goalkeeper and making vital injury-time save

Argentine winger Lucas Ocampos grabbed the headlines in a 1-0 victory over Eibar.

Monday 6 July, 2020

17-year-old sensation Harvey Elliott signs first professional deal with Liverpool

The England underage international made his senior debut for the Reds in September.

Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Chelsea unveil new home shirt featuring a sponsor that Ireland fans know well

The Premier League club will have the ’3′ logo on their latest jerseys.

Tuesday 23 June, 2020

US international winger who played under Solskjaer signs for Dundalk

Joshua Gatt has arrived at Oriel Park on a short-term deal.

Monday 15 June, 2020

On this day in 1989, this Man United striker was born

Nigerian international Odion Ighalo is celebrating his 31st birthday today.

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