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We'll Leave It There So: Wes gets injured, Cheika up for Aussie job and the rest of today's sport

Also, Bale could miss Liverpool clash and Paddy McNair is in line for a new deal.

Wes Hoolahan Wes Hoolahan might miss Ireland's Euro 2016 qualifier with Scotland. Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO



Michael Cheika dejected after the game Michael Cheika is the favourite for the vacant Australia rugby job. Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

On The Record

“I have said it was very stupid to say three months because then you [media] are only talking about three months. It is always the performance that counts, but the performance always goes up and down. Then we rise. When that date is, or what that match is, depends.”

Man United coach Louis van Gaal attempted to row back on his previous statement that he should be judged after three months at United.

Where we were today

Simon Zebo Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

Our rugby correspondent, Murray Kinsella, was down in Limerick for Munster’s press conference today.

The Best Thing We Shared

Calry/ St Joseph’s won the Sligo intermediate football championship yesterday and afterwards they visited the grave of  Gary Dillon, a former teammate who died in February.

Tweet by @sheila devaney Source: sheila devaney/Twitter

The fixture list

  • The Champions League returns tomorrow with Roma vs Bayern Munich, CSKA Moscow vs Man City, Chelsea vs Maribor and Barcelona vs Ajax some of the games we can look forward to.

Showbiz, baby

Eamon Dunphy and John Giles 13/4/2005 Source: INPHO

Eamon Dunphy is showbiz, baby – so take this quiz and see if you can guess which Ireland coach he is slating.



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