# European Football

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# European Football
Shamrock Rovers drawn with Dutch side AZ Alkmaar in the Uefa Youth League
The Hoops qualified via the domestic champions path.
# saints
St Pat's learn their fate in the Europa Conference League draw
Tim Clancy’s side will play either Sfintul Gheorghe of Moldova or Slovenian club Mura.
# No entry
Russian clubs banned from Champions League and other European competitions next season
Russian clubs and national teams were suspended ‘until further notice’ in February following the country’s invasion of Ukraine.
# William Hill
Gerrard to deepen the crisis at Man United with FA Cup win: John Brewin's unmissable matches
The problems at Old Trafford go beyond their interim manager, writes our columnist in this week’s European Eye.
All time
# William Hill
Stay of execution for Ole, Juve stuttering and Van Bommel sacked: John Brewin's standout games
In the latest European Eye, our columnist previews five matches worth checking out this weekend.
# William Hill
Prodigal son returns as Messi waits for home debut: John Brewin's standout matches this weekend
Our European football expert singles out games from the Premier League, the Bundesliga, Ligue 1, La Liga and Serie A.
# European Football
St Pat's drawn with Red Star Belgrade in the Uefa Youth League
The Saints will face Serbian opposition in the U19 competition.
# William Hill
Barcelona begin life after Messi: John Brewin's not-to-be-missed games this weekend
Welcome to European Eye, our new weekly slot with football expert John Brewin.
# European Football
Victory over Dutch side Vitesse would taste sweeter for Duffy after recovering from Covid-19
Dundalk are action in the Europa Conference League at Tallaght Stadium on Thursday.
# European Football
Shamrock Rovers draw Slovan Bratislava in the Champions League qualifiers
The Hoops will take on the Slovakian champions next month.
# statement
Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus defend Super League in face of Uefa 'threats'
The clubs released a joint statement this morning.
# looking ahead
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.
# European Football
Ibrahimovic-inspired AC Milan hamper Lazio's title bid, as Valencia's late season disappointment continues
A wrap of the late kick-offs across Europe this evening between Serie A and La Liga.
# European Football
Atalanta edge towards Champions League, Roma struggle again and Bundesliga survival bid goes to the wire
There were three big games down for decision in Italy and Germany tonight.
# European Football
Late Wolfsburg winner denies 'punchbag' Moenchengladbach Bundesliga top spot
League leaders going into this weekend, Marco Rose’s side were beaten 2-1.
# Big Money deal
BT Sport agrees €1.4 billion deal to retain Champions League and Europa League TV rights
The network will show European football’s top club competitions in Ireland and the UK from 2021-2024.
# promised land
Derry City on the verge of European football after Sligo win
Goals from Jamie McDonagh and Barry McNamee turned the game around.
# European Football
Bohemians handed 'glamorous tie' in Uefa Youth League
Craig Sexton’s side will face the champions of Greece in the first round.
# European Football
Jimenez and Dendoncker on target as Wolves seal Europa League spot against Torino
Goals either side of half-time from Raul Jimenez and Leander Dendoncker secured a 2-1 win.
# on the continent
Liverpool meet Napoli again while Man City face Shakhtar as Champions League draw takes place
This season’s Champions League draw took place in Monaco this evening.
# European Football
Dundalk and Celtic learn Champions League qualifying paths
The third round draw was made in Nyon this morning.
# irish on the continent
Famous draw with Liverpool, beating Shels in Dublin and dumping out PSV - Brann’s 1996/97 European Odyssey
Shamrock Rovers take on SK Brann in the first leg of their Europa League qualifying tie in Norway this evening.
# European Football
RTÉ announce live coverage of Dundalk's Champions League opener
The League of Ireland champions face Riga FC at Oriel Park next week.
# from the banks of europe
Bohemians U19s qualify for Uefa Youth League for second year running
Craig Sexton’s side progress through Uefa’s domestic champions path.
# euro star
Champions League hero Origi looking forward to 'positive' Liverpool contract talks
The Belgium forward scored three important goals in the latter stages of this year’s European campaign having had limited first-team opportunities this season.
# Serie A
History-makers Atalanta and Inter qualify for Champions League but AC Milan miss out
Elsewhere, Massimiliano Allegri ended his Juventus career in disappointing fashion.
# Risk
'Playthings' Man City and PSG 'ruining the entire system' of European football, says La Liga chief
The Spanish league’s president has slammed the clubs.
# European Football
Uefa panel to recommend Manchester City Champions League ban - report
Not the best of news after they were crowned Premier League champions yesterday.
# forget about it
Ajax bounce back from European heartbreak to claim Eredivisie top spot with one game left
They were 4-1 winners over FC Utrecht at the Johan Cruyff Arena.
# Job Done
Lacazette's stunning free-kick secures Arsenal's Europa League semi-final berth
The Premier League side were 1-0 winners over Napoli this evening, going through 3-0 on aggregate.
# Champions League
Fit-again Sanchez back for Man United's trip to Barcelona
Nemanja Matic is also in United’s 22-man squad for tomorrow night’s second leg.
# title race
Juventus put one hand on title after squeezing past Napoli
The Italian giants stretched their lead at the top of the Serie A to 16 points.
# chasing the money
Strong opposition to creation of European 'Super League' after Football Leaks uncovers plans
The continent’s elite clubs have reportedly been in discussions with the aim of breaking away from their domestic leagues.
# Let the kids play
'We didn’t just beat one of the best underage teams in the world by fluke, we played real football'
Andy Lyons talks to The42 about Ireland U19′s victory over the Netherlands, representing Bohs in the Uefa Youth League and why more young players need a chance at Ireland senior level.
# European Football
Wexford Youths take lead against Ajax but lose out in Champions League qualifier
Ireland striker Rianna Jarrett was on target for the Women’s National League champions before the Dutch side scored four.
# transfer ban
Atletico Madrid have been hit with a seven month transfer ban
Madrid have said they were discriminated against following the ruling, describing the ban as unfair and causing “irreparable damage to our club.”
Manchester City v Real Madrid, Champions League semi-final 1st leg
We went minute-by-excruciating-minute as Zizou’s Spanish giants brought the bus to Manchester.
# make or break
5 talking points ahead of the final round of Champions League group matches
13 clubs are hoping to fill the seven remaining places during the last action of 2015.
# Europe's Best
Pot luck for Premier League clubs as Champions League group stages revealed
The draw took place in Monaco this evening.
# A load of balls
Here's what you need to know about Uefa's new-look Champions League draw
32 of the continent’s top clubs will learn their fate this afternoon.