Dundalk win the League of Ireland

Dundalk 2 Cork City 0Second half strikes from Stephen O'Donnell and Brian Gartland proved decisive as Dundalk seen off Cork City at Oriel Park last night to secure their tenth SSE Airtricity League Premier Division title.Stephen Kenny's side came into...

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Van Gaal praises ’modest’ Mourinho

Louis van Gaal has played down his role in the development of Jose Mourinho, insisting the Chelsea manager became the Special One all by himself.Van Gaal faces the toughest test of his reign as Manchester United manager on Sunday when...

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All the team news for the Premier League weekend

All the team news from around the grounds ahead of Week 8 in the Premier League. West Ham v Man...

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Suarez: Biting is an ‘impulse’

Luis Suarez says he is getting help in order to control his "impulse" to bite.The Uruguayan forward, who is expected...

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Top clubs lobby for May World Cup 2022 date

A powerful group of top European football clubs is set to lobby for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to...

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Northern Ireland made to wait by UEFA

Northern Ireland must wait until Monday to find out whether their Euro 2016 qualifier in Romania next month will take...

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Rodgers admits defensive issues

Under-fire striker Mario Balotelli's spell in the headlines has helped deflect attention from Liverpool's real problem but manager Brendan Rodgers...

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Nadal to miss Paris Masters

Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week's BNP Paribas Masters in Paris."Personal reasons" were cited by tournament organisers in...

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Ref Nigel Owens delivers great one-liner during rugby match

With the second round of fixtures in the new European Champions Cup taking place this weekend, BT Sport have released...

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Schmidt fears further injuries

Ireland boss Joe Schmidt faces an anxious weekend of European Champions Cup action hoping no more of his second rows...

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Serbia punished over drone incident

Serbia have been awarded a 3-0 victory over Albania following their postponed Euro 2016 qualifier but they have also been...

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On-pitch fight with teammate was ‘moment of madness’, says Bowyer

Former Newcastle midfielder Lee Bowyer has put his infamous on-field clash with team-mate Kieron Dyer down to a "moment of...

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Cork City fans take over the city for Green Friday

Picture: Con O'Connor on TwitterCork City go to Oriel Park tonight knowing a draw is enough to claim the SSE...

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Lamela wonder strike was not his first

Erik Lamela's rabona goal in the Europa League is being hailed as a Goal of the Season contender already, but...

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Rodgers: We must accept criticism

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has told under-fire striker Mario Balotelli and the rest of his side to accept recent criticism...

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Stunning Lamela goal lights up easy Spurs win

Tottenham 5 Asteras Tripolis 1Erik Lamela scored one of the finest goals ever seen at White Hart Lane on a...

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Celtic struggle to home win

Celtic 2 Astra Giurgiu 1Stefan Scepovic scored his first goal for Celtic as the Hoops made hard work of beating...

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Everton grab a point in France

Lille 0 Everton 0Everton remain top of Europa League Group H after playing out a 0-0 stalemate at Lille in...

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Police probe alleged threatening behaviour by Balotelli

Police are investigating reports footballer Mario Balotelli threatened a woman said to have taken photographs of his Ferrari vehicle.The Liverpool...

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Groves added to Cleverly-Bellew undercard

George Groves has been added to the bumper undercard of the Nathan Cleverly-Tony Bellew rematch in Liverpool next month as...

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