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We'll Leave It There So: Gerrard nears LA switch, new hurling proposals and today's sport

There’s also some good news for the provinces and watch Stephanie Roche’s goal in Lego form.

Kevin O'Byrne Munster's Kevin O'Byrne training at CIT today. Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO



Spain Soccer Champions League Reunited? Steven Gerrard and Robbie Keane. Source: AP/Press Association Images

On the record

The headlines should be about football, the beautiful sport, not about FIFA.” – Jordanian Prince Ali bin Al Hussein has revealed that he will stand against Sepp Blatter for the Fifa presidency.

Where we were today

Fintan O’Toole was at GAA HQ for today’s Hurling 2020 Committee Report launch.

Launch of Hurling 2020 Committee Report Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

The best thing we shared today

Ireland’s Stephanie Roche, along fellow Puskas Award finalists James Rodriguez and Robin van Persie, have their goals reconstructed with the use of Lego.

Source: Guardian Football/YouTube

In related news, RTÉ will show Monday’s Ballon d’Or awards ceremony live on the player with highlights following on RTÉ later that night.

The fixture list

There are two games in the FA Cup tonight with Everton taking on West Ham in an all-Premier League affair, while Scunthorpe United face Chesterfield (both 7.45pm kick offs). Follow them both here.

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Showbiz, baby!

Floyd Mayweather Jr tweets a picture of a ridiculous array of expensive cars in front of his private jet. Wowza.

RTÉ to show coverage of Stephanie Roche’s big night in Zurich

Galway teenager set to secure Premier League move

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