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Soccer - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Ligue 1 orders up €32 million Uber Eats naming rights deal

It is being reported that the ball for every Ligue 1 match will be brought on the pitch by an Uber Eats delivery man.

Maguire 'equal' to Stones, says Neville, as Manchester rivals close in on England defender

The former United full-back says he’s expecting more interest to be shown in the Leicester star this summer.

Southampton snap up Mali winger for reported €16 million

Moussa Djenepo becomes the Saints’ first summer signing.

Bilic back in English football as he takes charge of Championship club

The former Croatian manager takes over at West Brom.

Ireland U21 striker returns to England following loan spell at Waterford

Aaron Drinan is heading back to Ipswich Town after scoring seven goals for Waterford this season.

'It will be an absolute shame if we didn't qualify and there are four games in Dublin'

Robbie Keane says it’s even more important Republic of Ireland qualify for next summer’s European Championships.

'We are going to be fighting for every title around the world' - David Luiz backs Chelsea to challenge

The Blues secured a top-three finish and Europa League glory last season and the defender is looking to build on those foundations.

Huge pay increase sees Zlatan Ibrahimovic set MLS salary record for 2019

The LA Galaxy star now earns more than twice the salary of ex-Manchester United team-mate Wayne Rooney.

Liverpool begin under Friday Night Lights, United face Chelsea in opener as Premier League fixtures announced

City open their defence at West Ham, with the full 2019/20 schedule confirmed this morning.

'I played for 20-odd years and then one morning it's gone. It was difficult to accept'

Robbie Keane says going into coaching with Ireland has helped him come to terms with his retirement.

Soccer - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Contentious penalty puts hosts France on brink of last 16 despite mind-boggling own goal Norwegian Blues This post contains a poll

Contentious penalty puts hosts France on brink of last 16 despite mind-boggling own goal

Eugenie Le Sommer kept her cool from the spot to steer Les Bleus towards the next phase.

Robbie Keane: 'We have to be careful we're not pigeonholing Troy into being the next me'

Robbie Keane is wary of putting too much pressure on the shoulders of the Spurs teenager.

Atletico chief says club has known since March that Griezmann is Barca-bound

While the forward has hinted his future may lie elsewhere, the Colchonero director is in no doubt that he will move to Camp Nou

PSG midfielder Daebritz on target as Germany see off Spain to earn back-to-back wins Winning Ways This post contains videos

PSG midfielder Daebritz on target as Germany see off Spain to earn back-to-back wins

Sara Daebritz earned the Germans a hard-fought three points by pouncing three minutes before the break.

Froome suffered multiple fractures in Tour-de-France-ending crash, Team INEOS confirm

The 34-year-old struck a wall before stage four of the Criterium du Dauphine on Wednesday afternoon.

Real Madrid complete €53 million signing of Lyon star defender Mendy

The 24-year-old has joined the La Liga giants on a six-year deal.

Stephen Kenny's Ireland knocked out of Toulon Tournament by brilliant Brazil Disappointment This post contains videos

Stephen Kenny's Ireland knocked out of Toulon Tournament by brilliant Brazil

They will now face Mexico in the third-place play-off.

Algeria midfielder dropped from African Cup of Nations squad for flashing his arse on Fortnite

Haris Belkebla’s team-mate was gaming online when he decided to show his backside.

As it happened: Ireland U21s v Brazil, Toulon Tournament semi-finals

We went minute-by-minute as Ireland faced Brazil in the Toulon Tournament semi-finals.

Comical own goal helps Nigeria overcome South Korea in World Cup Unfortunate This post contains videos

Comical own goal helps Nigeria overcome South Korea in World Cup

It was a day to forget for Kim Do-yeon.

'One of the best days of my life' - Welsh winger James signs five-year deal with Man United Dan's Your Man This post contains videos

'One of the best days of my life' - Welsh winger James signs five-year deal with Man United

The Wales international has completed a move from Swansea City, becoming Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first new recruit at Old Trafford.

Jim McGuinness sacked by US club after just one win in 14 matches

Charlotte Independence, who sit second from bottom in the USL Championship, thanked the ex-senior Donegal football manager for his services.

€60 million Serbia striker 'the happiest guy in the world' after joining Real Madrid Joy

€60 million Serbia striker 'the happiest guy in the world' after joining Real Madrid

Luka Jovic addressed supporters at his unveiling on Wednesday afternoon.

McCarthy not surprised by Premier League interest in 'very talented' Robinson

Reports suggest that the Preston North End attacker has options elsewhere as his contract runs down.

'Pep is a genius, but a tireless worker first'

Mikel Arteta has spoken of the subtle nuances of the manager’s coaching style at the Etihad Stadium.

Real Madrid youngster set to decide future after U21 Euros amid Tottenham links

Dani Ceballos admits he is not sure where he will be plying his trade next season.

La Liga fined €250,000 for accessing users' microphones and locations on its smartphone app

Spanish football’s top league was reportedly attempting to detect pubs and bars that were illegally showing matches.

'Disgraceful' - USA face backlash over 13-0 World Cup win

There has been a critical response to the Americans’ 13-0 thrashing of Thailand.

Man City star has rediscovered his love of playing for Germany

Ilkay Gundogan is relieved the country’s fans no longer boo him.

Paul Pogba reveals how he gave his shirt to fan who made monkey noises

The Frenchman says he has been a victim of racist chanting in the past.

Northern Ireland have cranked up pressure on Netherlands - O'Neill

They sit nine points ahead of the Dutch, who have played two fewer games.

Robbie Keane offered 'Boro role under former team-mate Woodgate

The former Ireland striker says a role at the Championship club will not affect his duties on Mick McCarthy’s coaching staff.

Ferdinand interested in United role but 'it all depends on the shape of the job'

The former Manchester United defender has held discussions about becoming the club’s technical director.

'A proper legend' - 39-year-old Northern Ireland defender retires from football after Euro 2020 qualifier

Aaron Hughes, capped 112 times at international level, was in Michael O’Neill’s squad despite not having a club for the past month.

Five-star Morgan says 'every goal counts' with USA's 13-0 hammering of Thailand 'part of growing the game'

The United States showed no mercy, and they’ve been widely criticised for it.

'I know what I'll do but won't say' - Lukaku expecting 'busy summer' as he casts doubt over United future

The Red Devils striker did little to dismiss rumours of a potential Old Trafford exit after Belgium’s latest Euro 2020 qualifier.

'The whole idea of being a footballer for me is to play in the Premier League. It’s not to have a nice car'

Seamus Coleman talks about what it means to captain Ireland, the next generation of players and recovering from setback at Everton.

Soccer - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Ireland deserve 'a little bit of leeway' for lacklustre display against Gibraltar

Ray Houghton reckons the uninspiring performance was somewhat understandable after a long season.

Germany put eight past Estonia to maintain winning start to Euro qualifiers

Marco Reus and Serge Gnabry grabbed two goals each in their side’s victory.

'Matt Doherty is a fabulous right-back, but unfortunately for him I think Seamus is a better one'

Mick McCarthy discusses his selection headache at right-back.