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Dublin: 13 °C Saturday 15 August, 2020

We'll Leave It There So: Munster sign 2 players, RWC final teams named and all today's sport

Here’s what happened on Thursday, sports fans.

SuperValu partner with AIG to offer Car and Home Insurance Dublin footballers Jonny Cooper, John Small, Paddy Andrews and Michael Darragh MacAuley were in SuperValu, Knocklyon, today to launch SuperValu’s new Car and Home Insurance offering in partnership with AIG Insurance. Source: Matt Browne/SPORTSFILE


Paddy Jackson Ulster's Paddy Jackson ahead of Friday's Pro12 game against Munster. Source: Presseye/Brian Little/INPHO


The Best Thing We Shared Today

Juan Agudelo never played a game for Stoke because of document issues but their loss is New England Revolution’s gain. The US international conjured this moment of genius during last night’s MLS play-off against DC United.


Where We Were Today

Murray Kinsella was in London as both Australia and New Zealand named their respective XVs for Saturday’s Rugby World Cup final.

Julian Savea Source: Photosport/Andrew Cornaga/INPHO

On The Record

Mark Hughes wants to keep Jon Walters at Stoke but he admits the Irish international could be leaving the Potteries.

The Fixture List

  • The Rugby World Cup bronze final between Argentina and South Africa kicks off at 8pm at the Olympic Stadium.
  • The Guinness Pro12 continues with the provincial derby between Munster and Ulster at Thomond Park.
  • The SSE Airtricity League concludes with a full set of fixtures on Friday.

Showbiz, Baby!

Minnesota Vikings’ Adrian Peterson was sick before his side’s week seven win over the Detroit Lions – and it appears the reason was because he swallowed chewing tobacco on the team flight. As you do.

Vikings Lions Football Source: Duane Burleson


Cheika: ‘We’re not all guys camped out by the billabong, wearing cork hats’

Warrant issued for Chelsea player’s arrest over alleged sexual assault in Canada

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