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Dublin: 4 °C Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Today’s News

Jurgen Klopp in unfamiliar position ahead of reunion with Bayern Munich

The Liverpool manager has made it to the elite of football management by standing for what Bayern aren’t.

Yesterday’s News

Iain Henderson cited over incident during Friday's Pro14 clash with Ospreys Hot Water This post contains videos

Iain Henderson cited over incident during Friday's Pro14 clash with Ospreys

Just as he was making his way back to fitness, the Ulster lock faces another spell on the sidelines.

Ex-United winger Nani makes move to Major League Soccer

The Portuguese winger has joined Orlando City.

Ken McGrath scotches Jackie Tyrrell's comments on Limerick Off The Mark This post contains videos

Ken McGrath scotches Jackie Tyrrell's comments on Limerick

The Kilkenny legend reckons Limerick are outside of the top three teams in the country.

TV Wrap: Kilbane no-nonsense as Declan Rice saga finally reaches its end

Elsewhere, TG4 showed their latest innovation in covering sport.

Saturday 16 February, 2019

'The biggest crowd in years' - Pats' rousing win over Cork stirs enthusiasm

Three-and-a-half thousand people packed into Richmond Park for the opening night of the new season.

Friday 15 February, 2019

Doughty Pat's open new season with battling win over Cork City

The Saints made good on their early season promise in an opening win against last season’s runners-up.

Don't blame Sarri and Solskjaer if things don't work out for them - the problems are elsewhere

Chelsea and Manchester United meet in the FA Cup on Monday night, with both managers facing tough questions.

'It's an opportunity for us to say, 'It takes a lot more than one person to make us great''

Stephen Kenny’s successor Vinny Perth talks to The42 about new signings, feeling disrespected, and learning from Joe Schmidt.

Thursday 14 February, 2019

'You don't need that much time off' - New Rovers signing McEneff raring to go after long off-season

The former Derry City midfielder debuts for his new side away to Waterford tomorrow night.

Cork defender Aaron Barry seals loan move to Bohemians

The ex-Derry defender is in contention to play in Bohs’ season-opener against Finn Harps tomorrow night.

Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Rice decision is a reminder of what Ireland have been getting wrong for decades

The only way of avoiding these situations in the future is by developing our own talent.

Declan Rice rejects Ireland and declares for England

Mick McCarthy’s squad has suffered a huge blow as the saga finally reached an end.

Eir Sport announce plans to show 15 LOI games along with Kenny's U21s

There will be 33 domestic league and cup games shown live on television in 2019.

Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Late West Brom penalty means O'Neill's Forest lose ground in promotion race

It looked as if they were on course for an impressive win against the Baggies, but they suffered late anguish.

As it happened: Manchester United v PSG, Champions League Last-16

The depleted French champions arrive for what promises to be a great occasion at Old Trafford.

Northern Irish league surprised at FAI announcement of new cross-border Champions Cup

A two-legged clash between the winners of the League of Ireland and the Northern Irish Premiership has been thrown into doubt.

Brian Kerr says 'it’s time for one of the Dublin teams to stand up again' ahead of 2019 kick-off

The former Irish boss believes Shamrock Rovers are under pressure to compete for the league title this year.

Fortune and Solskjaer's bravery tips mammoth PSG clash in United's favour

Luck has shone on United ahead of tonight’s Champions League last-16 first-leg clash against Paris Saint-Germain.

Monday 11 February, 2019

'I'd love to do it again' - The top Irish scorer in England eager for 2019 call-up

James Collins has been in stunning form for Luton Town this year, and was watched at the weekend by Irish assistant coach Robbie Keane.

RTÉ's Soccer Republic to be halved in length for 2019 season

The League of Ireland show is getting shorter, with highlights also being incorporated into live Friday night broadcasts.

TV Wrap: O'Gara rises above the bombast to show he's one of the best pundits around

ROG proved his brilliance again over his final weekend on Virgin Media’s Six Nations coverage.

'Slightly arrogant' - Kevin Kilbane on Sarri and Chelsea's downfall against City

The Blues crashed to their heaviest defeat in 28 years at the Ethiad on Sunday.

Saturday 9 February, 2019

Jason Sherlock scotches rumours of Dublin exit by appearing for league clash with Kerry

Ciaran Whelan also told RTÉ that there was little substance to the rumour that Diarmuid Connolly is on his way back.

Alan Browne nets 11th goal of the season as Sadlier gets off the mark for Doncaster

It was a good day for Cork City’s old boys in the Football League.

Watford deepen Silva's woes as Arsenal see off Huddersfield

Elsewhere, Cardiff City shook up the relegation zone with an incredible win at Southampton.

As it happened: Scotland v Ireland, Six Nations

Ireland secured an imperfect but badly-needed win at Murrayfield.

'I want a poster outside one of my gyms and have it full of people wanting to aspire to what I’ve achieved'

'I want a poster outside one of my gyms and have it full of people wanting to aspire to what I’ve achieved'

Irish gymnast Rhys McClenaghan talks injury, turmoil, and Conor McGregor.

Friday 8 February, 2019

Everton must take some blame as beleaguered Marco Silva returns to Watford

The Portuguese has endured a sharp fall in popularity, but some of it is his club’s fault.

UCD prospect Farrugia picks Ireland ahead of Malta, France and Spain

Stephen Kenny also clarified Michael O’Connor’s allegiances.

France make raft of changes for Six Nations test against England

Mathieu Bastareaud returns for a daunting trip to Twickenham.

Thursday 7 February, 2019

Remembering Mick McCarthy's brief and forgotten spell with Lyon

As the Ireland manager turns 60, his former boss Raymond Domenech tells The42 about his ill-fated spell in France.

Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Stephen Kenny makes winning start to stint with Irish U21s

The Dubliner’s first game as an international manager was successful, his home-based selection winning 1-0.

Sports minister Griffin says Niall Quinn's proposal for Irish football is a 'matter for the FAI'

Quinn has ambitions of attracting state funding for his proposal, but he must first meet with the FAI.

Sport Ireland confirm long-awaited change to Olympic athlete funding

Ireland’s elite athletes have been given a better chance of success.

Tuesday 5 February, 2019

'This is not an anti-FAI crusade' - Niall Quinn furthers plan to change Irish football

The former Irish striker spoke of his ambitions for the game here at a public meeting in Dublin last night.

Monday 4 February, 2019

TV Wrap - Matt Williams' harsh words leaves a nation finding solace in the GAA

Nobody saw defeat against England coming, which made it all the worse.

Saturday 2 February, 2019

'We got our bums well and truly spanked' - Matt Williams critical of Irish approach against England

The Virgin Media pundit doled out the fiercest criticism Joe Schmidt has been on the end of in some time.

McGoldrick on target while O'Neill's Forest fall to defeat

A disappointing day for the former Irish manager in the Championship.

More woe for Marco Silva as Everton slump to home defeat to Wolves

Elsewhere, Peter Crouch made an impact on his return to the big league.

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