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Dublin: 15 °C Friday 14 August, 2020

We’ll Leave It There So: Brazil and Germany face off, GAA react to Garth and all today's sport

RVP’s header is getting its own coin, there’s a new Pro 12 sponsor on the way and a lot of cash was spent on Ross McCormack.

Brazil Soccer WCup Brazil Germany Brazilian and Germany fans get set in Belo Horizonte Source: AP/Press Association Images

World Cup


Garth Brooks Garth Brooks won't be appearing in Croke Park this summer. Source: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland


Cycling Tour de France Marcel Kittel sprints towards the finish line Source: Peter Dejong

The best thing we shared

‘Royals’ by Lorde is after getting the Meath GAA treatment.

Source: GiddyupSkits/YouTube

On the record

“I believe we have to see that these brutal and rude fouls are stopped” – Joachim Low is concerned about the physicality of Brazil’s recent play.

Where we were today

We chatted hurling, football and health foods with the Dubs in Croke Park.

Source: Jason Clarke Photography

The Fixture List

  • The second of the World Cup semi-finals will see the Netherlands face Argentina at Arena de Sáo Paulo.
  • Dublin take on reigning champions Wexford in the Bord Gáis Energy Leinster U21 hurling final.
  • Stage 5 of the Tour De France starts in Ypres in Belgium and finishes in Arenberg Porte du Hainaut.

Wexford's Jack Guiney and Dublin's Cian O'Callaghan Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO

Showbiz, Baby!

There was a visitor to Connacht training at the Sportsground this morning.

 ‘I’ve better things to be doing than getting you ticks’


World Cup Hangout: All the neutrals are supporting Germany tonight, right?

We are highly confident you have never seen a horse race as crazy as this

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Fintan O'Toole

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