We'll Leave It There So: Dublin hurler assaulted, Villa's new manager & all today's sport

Here’s what went down on Monday.

Rob Kearney Rob Kearney getting some of that sweet Vitamin C at Leinster's training session today at Rosemount. Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO


Karl Sheppard Cork City striker Karl Sheppard at their media day at Turner's Cross this afternoon ahead of the FAI Cup final. Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO


The best thing we shared today

His technique is a bit unorthodox but Didier Drogba’s single-leg takedown still gets the job done.

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On the record

“…this is not good for your health and I don’t think he should do it many more times. And I’ve told him that. That’s my opinion.”

UFC welterweight contender Gunnar Nelson expressed concerns over SBG team-mate Conor McGregor’s substantial weight-cut.

Where we were today

Cian Healy Leinster prop Cian Healy training earlier today. Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

Murray Kinsella caught up with Paul O’Connell in Dublin, while Sean Farrell was at Rosemount for Leinster’s training session.

The fixture list

There are eight Champions League games down for decision tomorrow night, including Manchester United hosting CSKA Moscow and Manchester City away to Sevilla.

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The 10 best tries of the 2015 Rugby World Cup are here, featuring Ireland’s own Johnny Sexton!

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Heard the one about the Kerryman who’s won a Dublin senior hurling medal?

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