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We'll Leave It There So: Pendred retires, Grealish sent to the bold corner and today's sport

Elsewhere, Thomas Barr has been named Irish Athlete of the Year there was a key contract deal for Connacht rugby.

SSE/SWAI Airtricity Player of the Month Award for November 2015 Richie Towell takes a good look at his Player of the Month award. Source: Sam Barnes/SPORTSFILE



The Best Thing We Shared

Liverpool’s likeable boss Jurgen Klopp learning Scouse slang, giving life advice for 9-year-olds and his sharing his love of The Beatles. What a guy.

Source: Liverpool FC/YouTube

Where We Were Today

Ryan Bailey was at the Launch of the Life Style Sports ‘We Are Many, We Are Leinster’ campaign.

Sean OÕBrien, Ian Madigan and Eoin Reddan Ian Madigan, Sean O’Brien and Eoin Reddan spoke at the launch of the Life Style Sports campaign Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

Meanwhile, Ben Blake was there to see Richie Towell presented with his third Player of the Month award for this year’s Airtricity League.

On The Record

You can switch off a little bit and maybe eat a bit more of what you’d like, one or two drinks. But I think at that stage, I’ll be fairly heavy into the rehab.

Paul O’Connell discusses the changes in his lifestyle as he begins his long rehabilitation process following hamstring surgery.

The Fixture List

The Europa League is back tomorrow. Tottenham travel to Azerbaijan to face FK Qarabag (6pm), Liverpool host Bordeaux (8.05pm) while Celtic welcome Ajax to Parkhead (8.05)

Showbiz, Baby!

Steph Curry overload? Nope, not even close. He makes everyone else look like they’re operating in slow motion.

Source: NBAClip/YouTube

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