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# statement - Sunday 31 May, 2020

Bundesliga footballers Thuram and Sancho join US killing protests Statement This post contains videos

Bundesliga footballers Thuram and Sancho join US killing protests

Marcus Thuram took a knee after scoring while Jadon Sancho marked one of his goals by unveiling a ‘Justice for George Floyd’ T-shirt.

# statement - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Ireland teenager Troy Parrott set to miss Premier League restart after appendix surgery

The Spurs striker has had his appendix removed and will resume training later in June.

# statement - Friday 22 May, 2020

LGFA suspends injury fund following reports of groups planning to train in non-GAA facilities

Individuals who participate in such training sessions will be ‘personally responsible’ for any injury costs incurred.

# statement - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

2020 Dublin Marathon cancelled due to coronavirus crisis

All entries will be valid for the 2021 race.

# statement - Monday 11 May, 2020

FAI seeks Government advice on return to play protocols for amateur adult and underage games

The association’s Steering Group has highlighted three key areas which have been submitted to Government officials.

# statement - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Strugglers Watford the latest to slam Premier League's 'distorted' neutral venue plan

Chairman Scott Duxbury released an explosive statement today.

# statement - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Carlow footballer filed appeal to reduce anti-doping ban before accepting four-year suspension

Ray Walker yesterday confirmed his acceptance of the ban.

# statement - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

From Courts Service 'disappointed and appalled' at large crowd that turned out at Four Courts Statement

Courts Service 'disappointed and appalled' at large crowd that turned out at Four Courts

It said the people endangered themselves, gardaí, court staff and court users to infection.

# statement - Friday 10 April, 2020

FAI committed to June return for domestic leagues as ban on all activity extended until May

The news comes following the announcement that Covid-19 restrictions are to remain in place until next month.

# statement - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Rangers take aim at 'abhorrent' proposals to end Scottish season early

Plans were unveiled on Wednesday to terminate the divisions below the Scottish Premiership.

# statement - Monday 6 April, 2020

Liverpool make furlough u-turn following backlash

Having been criticised for a decision to furlough some non-playing staff, Liverpool have now changed their approach.

# statement - Friday 27 March, 2020

Camogie Association extend suspension of activities to mid-April - at earliest

A fixture plan update amidst the Covid-19 crisis, with Congress also postponed.

# statement - Friday 20 March, 2020

RFU cancels entire English rugby season apart from the Premiership

The union says it remains in ‘active discussions’ with the top-tier league.

# statement - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Olympic qualification plan to be outlined 'by early April,' and those qualified already have place guaranteed

The Olympic Federation of Ireland released a lengthy statement this evening.

# statement - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

'No need for any drastic decisions at this stage,' as IOC 'remains fully committed' to 2020 Olympics

The organisers released a statement this afternoon.

# statement - Friday 13 March, 2020

'We are disappointed at the level of sanction applied' - Harlequins on Joe Marler ban

The England prop was handed a 10-week ban for grabbing Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones’ genitals.

AFL and AFLW seasons to go ahead for now - behind closed doors

There are 18 Irishmen and 18 Irishwomen contracted to clubs in Oz.

# statement - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Meath GAA fixtures unaffected after coronavirus case confirmed in club

A player in the Simonstown club has tested positive for the virus while a second player is currently self-isolating.

# statement - Monday 9 March, 2020

Six Nations confirm Wales-Scotland clash to go ahead as planned

There is uncertainty surrounding Ireland’s U20 and Women’s fixtures against France.

'This scenario is far from ideal' - Camogie Association give reasoning for lack of officials at Division 1 clashes

‘This is something that we are looking to rectify during the coming weeks,’ a spokesperson told The42.

# statement - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Six Nations 'fully intends' to complete championship as Italy v England postponed

Meanwhile, Munster and Connacht have seen Pro14 visits to Italy postponed.

# statement - Monday 17 February, 2020

Westwood dismisses 'rumours, lies and accusations' amid reports of club rift

The Ireland international has been frozen out at Sheffield Wednesday by manager Garry Monk.

# statement - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

2020 World Athletics Indoor Championships postponed due to coronavirus fears

World Athletics released a statement about March’s Championships today.

# statement - Monday 13 January, 2020

'Disgraceful anti-Irish and sectarian abuse' - Support for James McClean after latest controversy

Kick it Out have defended the player after the latest incident in this weekend’s match between Stoke and Millwall.

# statement - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Laois unable to field camogie team in 2020 due to 'unavailability of players'

The 2015 All-Ireland Premier Junior champions have withdrawn from all adult competitions.

From Diarmaid Ferriter: Expert Advisory Group 'did not recommend State commemoration of the RIC' Controversy

Diarmaid Ferriter: Expert Advisory Group 'did not recommend State commemoration of the RIC' Exclusive

Ferriter, a member of the EAG, told today that the group had envisioned an academic event such as a conference or seminar.

# statement - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Star striker Moussa Dembele not for sale, insist Lyon amid Chelsea speculation

The French side insist that they will do everything possible to retain the ex-Celtic man’s services.

# statement - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

First Division clubs unanimously opposed to inclusion of Premier 'B' teams

The second-tier clubs say they won’t be used as a vehicle for Premier Division sides to develop players.

# statement - Monday 30 December, 2019

Rangers call for introduction of VAR and claim Morelos is 'singled out for special attention'

‘In recent weeks, Rangers has suffered from errors of judgement,’ said managing director Stewart Robertson.

# statement - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Shane Ross rules out liquidation or examinership as viable options for the FAI

The Sports Minister is due to met with Uefa on 14 January.

# statement - Monday 23 December, 2019

Misconduct complaint brought against Munster doctor over alleged abusive comment

Saracens defeated the Irish province in a heated Heineken Champions cup meeting earlier this month.

# statement - Monday 16 December, 2019

Cricket Ireland drop Bangladesh Test match to play T20 due to 'financial constraints'

The T20 series against Afghanistan has also been cancelled.

'That process of reform is still far from complete' - Shane Ross on tonight's meeting with the FAI

The Sports Minster says the government will not fund the troubled organisation.

# statement - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Munster-Saracens second-half scuffle to be investigated by EPCR

The Champions Cup organisers released a statement this afternoon.

# statement - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Tribesmen GAA supporters club say it is 'assessing future' in revealing statement

‘While we desire nothing but the best for all Galway GAA inter-county teams, we are assessing our future over the coming weeks.’

# statement - Thursday 28 November, 2019

'I gave the best of me' - Pochettino has his say after Spurs sacking

The Argentinian was replaced by Jose Mourinho less than 24 hours after he was dismissed but chairman Daniel Levy.

# statement - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Lam hails signing of 'world class performer' Radradra

The Fijian international will join Bristol on a three-year deal ahead of the 2020/21 season.

# statement - Monday 25 November, 2019

Wada recommends Russia ban from Tokyo Olympics and Euro 2020

A decision over Russia’s suspension is set to be made on 9 December.

# statement - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Rás Tailteann to return under new organisers after being cancelled in 2019

The race will take place in Ireland once again next year.

# statement - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Arsenal captain Xhaka blames death threats and sick taunts for fan feud

‘People have said things like, ‘We will break your legs,’ ‘Kill your wife’ and, ‘Wish that your daughter gets cancer.”

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