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Dublin: 21 °C Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Monday 16 March, 2020

Clare footballer has suspension lifted following league's disrepute charge

The saga began over a series of social media comments, some of which questioned the league’s support of John Delaney.

Saturday 14 March, 2020

'These are uncharted waters' - How an intercounty manager responds to a GAA shutdown

Longford’s Padraic Davis talks to The42 at a time of great uncertainty.

Friday 13 March, 2020

TV Wrap - ITV can't hit the right note as the shameful staging of Cheltenham is laid bare

ITV tried to cover the festival like it was any other year…but this year is far from normal.

2020 Masters at Augusta latest event to fall to Coronavirus Off

2020 Masters at Augusta latest event to fall to Coronavirus

No rescheduled date has been set for the prestigious competition.

Uefa postpone next week's Champions League and Europa League games Off

Uefa postpone next week's Champions League and Europa League games

The European governing body have made the call as football shuts down across the world.

Thursday 12 March, 2020

FAI postpone all football activity in Ireland

Everything has been cancelled until at least 29 March.

Man City's Champions League clash with Real Madrid postponed

Juventus’ clash with Lyon has also been called off.

Jack Byrne scoops Player of the Month award for February

Jordan Flores finished second, having scored that stunning goal against Shamrock Rovers.

Slovakia call for Euros play-off with Ireland to be postponed

Bosnia have asked for their clash with Northern Ireland to be called off, too.

Wednesday 11 March, 2020

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As it happened: Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid, Champions League last-16 second leg

A dramatic, extra-time thriller ended Liverpool’s European Cup defence.

Injury blow for Ireland as Alan Judge ruled out for the rest of season with injury

The luckless midfielder won’t be involved in the Euros play-off with Slovakia.

FAI developing contingency plan to protect LOI clubs amid coronavirus uncertainty

Staging games behind closed doors would have a devastating impact on clubs in Ireland.

Watch: Carbon-copy Caldwell goal gives Ireland lead against Montenegro Coygig This post contains videos

Watch: Carbon-copy Caldwell goal gives Ireland lead against Montenegro

The Girls in Green are playing a vital Euro qualifier away to Montenegro this afternoon.

Tuesday 10 March, 2020

'It doesn’t feel real, it feels like a film' - Irish defender describes life under lockdown in Italy

Ryan Nolan is living in Lombardy, and has been told to remain at home as matches and all training sessions have been cancelled.

Slovakia announce Euro 2020 play-off with Ireland will be played behind closed doors

The game is set to go ahead without supporters to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

'You don't have to be an asshole to be ambitious' - How to land your dream job...via the NBA draft BTL

'You don't have to be an asshole to be ambitious' - How to land your dream job...via the NBA draft

Jeff Pearlman was this week’s guest on Behind the Lines.

Monday 9 March, 2020

5 highlights from the first part of RTÉ's Boys in Green documentary

From Eamon Dunphy’s shame to John Aldridge’s embarrassment, via an oddly bad John Giles prediction.

Long in, Brady out - Predicting Mick McCarthy's squad for defining Slovakia clash

Do you agree with our 24-man selection?

Some opposition anticipated as FAI Council set for vote to approve terms of government bailout

In spite of the importance of the State aid, there is opposition to certain reforms among some voting Council members.

TV Wrap - French implosion a reliable theme on a deeply abnormal weekend

The biggest game in Europe was in an empty stadium, other events were cancelled and Roy Keane bantered with Micah Richards. Thank heavens for France.

Sunday 8 March, 2020

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

All of the action from a different angle.

As it happened: Manchester United vs Manchester City, Premier League

United did a league double over their city rivals for the first time in a decade.

'English newspapers were writing about the Irish fans, wondering why their fans couldn't behave like that'

The Jack Charlton Years are remembered in a new, two-part documentary on RTÉ.

Friday 6 March, 2020

Clare League fined after suspending player for social media comments

Clare and District League charged with bringing the game into disrepute by FAI Disciplinary Committee.

Matt Doherty nominated for Premier League Player of the Month award

Elsewhere, Irish underage international defender Oisin McEntee has been nominated for the monthly award at Premier League 2 level.

'He’s a rival now so there will be no sentiment involved tonight, that’s for sure'

Bohs host Shelbourne tonight as Ian Morris returns to his former club.

Thursday 5 March, 2020

'People might ask ‘Why’s he done that?’, but I saw it as the best fit for me'

Graham Burke is enjoying life back at Shamrock Rovers following his return on loan from Preston.

Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Flores' goal was seen across the world, but the LOI is struggling for a TV audience

The League’s potential was in evidence in Tallaght last week, but can it be built upon?

Tuesday 3 March, 2020

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McGoldrick on target as Sheffield United progress to FA Cup quarter-finals

Elsewhere, Newcastle held on at West Brom to reach the last eight for the first time in 14 years.

Another Wales reunion ahead as Ireland learn Nations League opponents

These will be Stephen Kenny’s first competitive games in charge of the senior team.

As it happened: Chelsea v Liverpool, FA Cup 5th Round

Chelsea progressed as Liverpool lost for a third time in four games.

Monday 2 March, 2020

'I was getting a bit of stick from Dundalk fans before that, and I don’t really know why' Byrne After Reading This post contains videos

'I was getting a bit of stick from Dundalk fans before that, and I don’t really know why'

Jack Byrne is hoping for another Irish call-up in a couple of weeks having scored the winner in Friday’s clash with Dundalk.

Saturday 29 February, 2020

More controversy awaits as running steels itself for Nike's latest shoe revolution

The Alphaflys will make their debut at the US Olympic trials this weekend, exposing the weak leadership of World Athletics.

Friday 28 February, 2020

Byrne screamer seals huge Rovers win over Dundalk in Tallaght thriller Byrne Supremacy This post contains videos

Byrne screamer seals huge Rovers win over Dundalk in Tallaght thriller

An extraordinary Jordan Flores goal went unrewarded as Stephen Bradley’s side went three points clear at the top.

'I texted Jack last night to say, ‘Friday night, under the lights: that’s your time'

Shamrock Rovers and Dundalk go head-to-head in a mouthwatering clash at Tallaght Stadium tonight.

Thursday 27 February, 2020

Poll: Who should be the first inductee in the new Premier League Hall of Fame? League Of Legends This post contains a poll

Poll: Who should be the first inductee in the new Premier League Hall of Fame?

The League are announcing the first two inductees next month.

Strong finish puts Annalise Murphy into medal contention at World Championships

Recovering from disqualification in the first race, a pair of second-place finishes have put Murphy in the mix ahead of tomorrow’s final day.

Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Leeds seal vital win as Robbie Keane's Middlesbrough slide closer to Championship danger

There was high drama – if not high scoring – in the Championship tonight.

FAI confirm rescheduled dates for postponed Premier Division games

The dates and times for the first round of the EA Sports Cup have also been announced.