# promised land

This year
Sale reach first Premiership final in 17 years after edging out Leicester
Alex Sanderson’s team will meet his former club Saracens at Twickenham on 27 May.
All time
Derry City on the verge of European football after Sligo win
Goals from Jamie McDonagh and Barry McNamee turned the game around.
Heartbreak for Aston Villa, as Fulham earn Premier League promotion
Irish international Cyrus Christie was involved in the London side’s triumph.
Wolves promoted to Premier League after six-year absence
It means Irish international Matt Doherty will be a Premier League player next season.
Bristol dream ended as Man City reach League Cup final
Goals from Leroy Sane, Sergio Aguero and Kevin De Bruyne earned Pep Guardiola’s side a win.
Huddersfield secure Premier League football and £200 million after penalty shootout drama
The most lucrative game in football took place at Wembley today.
History-maker! Ireland's Oliver Dingley has qualified for the final of the men's springboard
With only the top 12 qualifying for the final, the 23-year-old knew that his six dives needed to be consistent for him to stand a chance.
Joy for Ireland's Stephen Ward as Burnley seal Premier League return
The defender has ended his domestic season on a high, as he prepares to travel to France ahead of this summer’s Euros.
'It would be a dream come true' - Ireland resume quest to reach the promised land
Intercontinental Cup fixture against Papua New Guinea the next assignment on the path to Test cricket.
The Premier League's newest club* were in administration seven years ago
*Barring an unimaginable 19-goal swing on the final day.
"They belong in Denmark" - Jews urged not to move to Israel
Benjamin Netanyahu called on European Jews to return home after the weekend attacks.
Kilkenny, Antrim, London and Warwickshire clubs reach All-Ireland hurling finals
Kilburn Gaels will face O’Donovan Rossa in the intermediate decider while it will be Fullen Gaels against Bennettsbridge in the junior clash.
Dowling leads Na Piarsaigh to Limerick SHC final where they face Kilmallock
Dowling bagged two goals for Na Piarsaigh while Kilmallock overcame a stern test by Doon in the other semi-final.