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Soccer - Yesterday’s News

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Soccer - Yesterday’s News

Giroud scores all four of Chelsea's goals to clinch top spot while Barca maintain winning run

Borussia Dortmund reached the Champions League last-16 while Juventus were also victorious.

Ireland striker's sixth goal of the season helps inflict shock defeat on Championship leaders

James Collins scored in Luton Town’s win over Norwich City.

PSG deal a blow to Manchester United's prospects in the Champions League

PSG are in the driving seat in Group H, with the French champions, United and RB Leipzig all level on points.

Football fans 'over the moon' as turnstiles reopen at English grounds

Six English Football League clubs were able to welcome a limited number of supporters back this evening.

Carlos Queiroz sacked by Colombia after their worst defeat in four decades

The 67-year-old leaves the job in the wake of a 3-0 home loss to Uruguay and a 6-1 rout in Ecuador.

Manchester City react angrily to 'ill-judged outburst' from Porto

The Portuguese outfit criticised Pep Guardiola, Fernandinho and Bernardo Silva in an official newsletter.

Leipzig put pressure on United and PSG with last-gasp winner in 7-goal thriller

The German side will qualify for the last 16 if they beat Manchester United at home in their final match.

Uefa slap Dundalk with €50k fine for 'shadow coaching' by manager Giovagnoli

Uefa also banned Filippo Giovagnoli from sitting in the technical area.

Last year's winner Byrne up for PFAI Player of the Year with Lopes and Grant

Bohs winger Danny Grant has also been nominated for the Young Player of the Year award alongside team-mate Dawson Devoy and Brandon Kavanagh of Shamrock Rovers.

Fans to return to football stadiums and racecourses in Britain from today

A limited number of supporters will be welcomed back.

'It was a huge honour' - Ireland's Reading 'keeper a shining light on disappointing night

Grace Moloney staked a real claim for the number one jersey in her first competitive start for Ireland.

Soccer - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Scotland have ‘grown as a team’ since last Ireland clash

Zander Fagerson is confident the team have improved.

Shiels' Northern Ireland make history and reach Euro 2022 play-offs

On a night where the Republic’s dream of reaching a first-ever major championships ended, the North’s lives on.

Irish winger grabs two assists as Bristol City go third in the Championship

Callum O’Dowda produced an influential performance in the win over QPR.

Late Bayern penalty leaves Atletico with work to do, Lukaku double keeps Inter hopes alive

It was a dramatic night across the Champions League group stages.

'My phone has been hopping' - Kelleher hails Champions League debut for Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp also explained the Irish goalkeeper’s selection ahead of Adrian for a key meeting with Ajax.

Confusion over whether new post-Brexit transfer rules will apply to young Irish players

Some English clubs have been carrying on as normal, but a senior English football source insists potentially transformative rules will apply to Ireland.

Manchester City claim top spot in Champions League group despite stalemate

Gabriel Jesus had a goal disallowed by VAR and Raheem Sterling had a shot cleared off the line against Porto

Clean sheet for Ireland's Kelleher, as Liverpool advance to Champions League knockout stages

The Cork-born goalkeeper impressed on his debut in the competition.

Former Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers striker cuts short spell in Scotland

Michael O’Connor made only one appearance for Ross County.

'To say that we didn't give it our everything would be a lie' - Ireland's Quinn looks to future

The centre-half believes Vera Pauw is ‘the right one for the job’ going forward.

Jordan Henderson and Ronnie O'Sullivan among 6 nominees for BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Lewis Hamilton is one of three British world champions on the shortlist.

'My heart is fully with this team,' but Ireland boss Pauw undecided on future after Euro dream dies

It remains to be seen whether the Dutchwoman’s contract will be extended.

Celtic chief Lawwell backs under-fire manager Neil Lennon

Lennon has earned another vote of confidence from his bosses at Parkhead.

Real Madrid lose again to Shakhtar, leaving Champions League hopes on the brink

Zidane’s side were beaten 2-0 in Kiev.

Ireland's Euro qualification dream comes to an end as wait to reach first major tournament goes on

Ever-impressive Germany were 3-1 winners at Tallaght Stadium – though Vera Pauw’s side went down fighting.

Ireland U21 and Liverpool goalkeeper handed Champions League debut

Regular number one Alisson misses out as a precaution due to a tight leg muscle, paving the way for Caoimhín Kelleher to make a surprise start.

Newcastle’s Premier League clash with Villa postponed over coronavirus outbreak

The match was due to be played on Friday.

As it happened: Republic of Ireland vs Germany, Euro 2022 qualifier

Vera Pauw’s side were beaten 3-1 at Tallaght Stadium and have missed out on a spot in the play-offs.

Ireland opt to start Reading goalkeeper as Pauw names XI for Germany showdown

Kick-off at Tallaght Stadium is 5pm, with the game live on RTÉ 2.

'There was no malicious intent at all' - Solskjaer says Man United will support Cavani over use of racist term

The FA has been in contact following the incident and the Uruguayan forward is facing a potential three-game ban.

'Whatever happens, we want to make the country proud' - Ireland dare to dream on defining night

It all comes down to this for Vera Pauw’s Ireland as they face formidable Germany in their last-ditch Euro 2022 qualifier.

Ireland's first LGBT+ inclusive club celebrates turning 15

The Dublin Devils have enjoyed good growth since starting out as a casual kickabout.

Soccer - Monday 30 November, 2020

Eighth-tier Marine to host Premier League leaders Spurs in FA Cup third round

Liverpool will travel to Villa Park for an all-PL tie, while Manchester United will host Watford.

West Ham go fifth after Aston Villa have stoppage-time strike ruled out by VAR

Ollie Watkins missed a penalty and had a late goal disallowed.

Lookman on the mark as Fulham move out of drop zone with shock victory at Leicester

Ivan Cavaleiro ended Fulham’s penalty curse, converting a crucial second goal from 12 yards.

'We want to create that sporting joy... but if a result doesn’t come around, it’s not going to stop the progress'

Ireland’s Louise Quinn on tomorrow night’s all-important showdown against Germany, and her new Italian Job.

Police investigating Celtic protests that left three officers injured

Fans gathered outside the stadium calling for manager Neil Lennon to be sacked after a defeat to Ross County.

Thiago still 'weeks' away from return as Klopp rues costly Everton clash

The Anfield side face Ajax tomorrow.

Alan Reynolds appointed assistant manager at Shels

The Ireland U21 assistant will continue to work alongside Jim Crawford.

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