Liverpool outclassed by Madrid at Anfield

Real Madrid showed exactly why they are European champions and how far Liverpool have fallen down the pecking order with a 3-0 victory in a display which oozed class at Anfield.Karim Benzema scored twice after Cristiano Ronaldo broke his six-match...

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Two late goals seal dramatic win for Arsenal

Substitute Lukas Podolski netted a dramatic late winner as Arsenal came from behind with two goals in the final two minutes to beat Anderlecht 2-1.The victory handed manager Arsene Wenger a 65th birthday to remember at the Constant Vanden Stock...

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Fabulous gesture from football club chairman makes one fan’s day

QPR chairman Tony Fernandes has reached out to a fan of the club who has been battling cancer with a...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 6:15pm Read More

Ireland through to second stage of the Homeless World Cup

The Homeless World Cup is taking place in Chile at the moment and the Irish team are through to the...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 4:06pm Read More

Schmidt angrily denies blocking Cave selection

Joe Schmidt has angrily denied influencing provincial selection, rubbishing suggestions he has "blocked" Darren Cave's path back to the Ireland...

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Chelsea CEO quits club

Chelsea have announced Ron Gourlay is to leave his role as chief executive.The Scot, who previously worked with Manchester United...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 3:08pm Read More

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Fergie: Van Gaal ‘a good choice’

Former Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson has backed the "formidable" Louis van Gaal to restore the club's fortunes.The 63-year-old Dutchman...

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Little girl in miraculous escape during stadium shelling

Incredible CCTV footage from the Donbass Arena in Donetsk shows a young girl avoiding certain death from flying debris by...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 2:06pm Read More

League of Ireland decider completely sold out

Tickets for this weekend's SSE Airtricity League decider between Dundalk FC and Cork City are completely sold out. Last week's...

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Kompany: Fan absence ‘unacceptable’

Captain Vincent Kompany claims it is "unacceptable" Manchester City had no fans at their Champions League tie at CSKA Moscow...

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Djokovic announces intention to play in Paris on day of son’s birth

Novak Djokovic has stated his intention to play at the Paris Masters after the birth of his son.The world number...

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Bayern in seventh heaven after meeting with Pope

Pep Guardiola and members of his Bayern team followed up last night's seven-one thrashing of Roma with a private audience...

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Wednesday’s horse racing tips

Check out today's horse racing tips from courses around Ireland and the UK. NAVAN: 3.15 Steip Amach, 5.30 Thunder Zone.NEWMARKET:...

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City left with questions after failure of Moscow mission

Manchester City were left facing familiar questions over their Champions League prospects after another controversial clash with CSKA Moscow.City surrendered...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 9:52am Read More

Gerrard: I turned down Real Madrid

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard admits he may look back on not signing for Real Madrid when he had the chance...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 9:37am Read More

Cheika named new Australian head coach

Michael Cheika has been appointed as the new Australia head coach.The Australian Rugby Union announced a three-year contract for the...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 8:18am Read More

Chelsea thrash Maribor

Chelsea 6 Maribor 0 Didier Drogba scored his first Chelsea goal since his decisive strike in the 2012 Champions League...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 11:07pm Read More

City fail to get result needed against CSKA

CSKA Moscow 2 Mancester City 2Manchester City surrendered a two-goal lead as they again stuttered on the Champions League stage,...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 8:43pm Read More

Ireland name squad for 2014 Series

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has named a 37-man squad for the forthcoming Guinness Series against South Africa, Georgia and Australia....

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 6:42pm Read More

We did everything the right way in appointing Moyes, says Ferguson

Alex Ferguson insists it is "nonsense" to suggest the correct processes were not followed prior to the ill-fated appointment of...

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