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Dublin: 15°C Tuesday 15 June 2021

We'll Leave it There So: McClean warned, Sterling slips and the rest of Tuesday's sport

Also a classy touch from Manchester United, and a defiant stance from team Sky.

GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Series 2015 Launch The All-Ireland football series was launched in Killarney today. Source: Brendan Moran/SPORTSFILE



France Cycling Tour de France Brailsford and Froome address the media. Source: Peter Dejong

The best thing we shared today

If Joe Canning did this, we’d…

On the record

“I’ve seen the pictures and he’s got to turn towards the flag like everybody else has and he recognises that.”

West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis says he has spoken to James McClean after the winger’s refusal to face the English flag in a recent friendly.

Where we were today

  •  Fintan O’Toole was in Killarney Legion GAA club today, speaking to Kerry’s James O’Donoghue, Dublin’s Philly McMahon, Monaghan captain Conor McManus, and Mayo’s Cillian O’Connor.

The fixtures list

  • Dundalk’s Champions League adventure continues with their second leg of the second qualifying round, at home to BATE Borisov. Kick off is 7.45pm and is live on RTE2.
  • Celtic are also in Champions League action. They travel to Iceland to take on Stjarnan, with a 2-0 lead after the first leg.
  • Chelsea take on the New York Red Bulls in a pre-season friendly in New Jersey.
  • Stage 17 of the Tour de France sees the pelaton travel the 161km from Digne-les-Bains to Pra Loup, with a category 1 climb and two category 2s.

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