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Soccer - Today’s News

Mourinho: City favourites for top four, not United

We have a Manchester derby tomorrow night.

Soccer - Yesterday’s News

Tottenham star Eriksen talked up for Barcelona move

The Denmark international has been linked with a transfer to Camp Nou after catching the eye in the Premier League.

Pogba might regret leaving Juventus for Man United - Barzagli

The defender thinks his former team-mate would like to have been part of the Turin giants’ good run in the Champions League

Kaka, Andrea Pirlo and the top 10 highest earners in MLS

Kaka tops the list of Major League Soccer’s highest-paid players for a third straight year.

Joy for ex-Ireland U21 international as Huddersfield boost Premier League bid

Sean Scannell started, while the Terriers secured a Championship play-off spot at Molineux.

Watch: Former England striker hailed a hero after rescuing children from yacht Leading By Example This post contains videos

Watch: Former England striker hailed a hero after rescuing children from yacht

James Beattie didn’t hesitate when confronted with a crisis.

Stunning McNamee effort leaves Limerick frustrated in Buncrana

Shane Duggan’s goal on 12 minutes put the visitors ahead against Derry.

One down, five to go as Chelsea close in on Premier League title

The Blues comfortably overcame Southampton at Stamford Bridge this evening.

'Where's Cork?' How a Liverpool legend ended up in the League of Ireland

Terry McDermott, a three-time European Cup winner, had a short stint with the Rebel Army in 1985.

Tearful moment as British athlete is told she's getting an Olympic medal - nine years later Long Time Coming This post contains videos

Tearful moment as British athlete is told she's getting an Olympic medal - nine years later

Kelly Sotherton is set to finally become a three-time Olympic medallist.

'I’ve been around the Irish team a long time but don’t think I’ve reached my peak yet'

At 27, Sunderland striker Stephanie Roche feels her best football is still ahead of her.

Ajax rename Amsterdam Arena to honour club legend Johan Cruyff

Today would have been his 70th birthday.

Zidane denies he botched El Clasico tactics

The Madrid boss believes the risks he took in the 3-2 loss to Barcelona were worth it despite the defeat.

'You should get a job on f***ing Morning Ireland' - Dunphy denies saying Messi is finished

The RTÉ pundit had a heated exchanged with Alan Cawley on last night’s Game On.

Chelsea boss Conte disagrees with Fabregas over Hazard advice

The Belgian international needs to be more “selfish” according to his teammate.

Ireland to face Northern Ireland as Women's World Cup qualifying draw is made

Colin Bell’s first campaign in charge begins this September.

Derby defeat would make top four placing 'very difficult', says United's Herrera

The Spaniard can’t play down the importance of the upcoming Manchester derby.

Soccer - Monday 24 April, 2017

And they're back: Rafa and the Toon seal promotion with win over Preston

Geordie nerves were settled after a tense first half.

'It was stupid': Can laments Palace slip-up as Liverpool let United back into the top-four race

Man United are now just three points adrift of the Reds with two games in hand.

Yaya Toure lets fly at officials, says Manchester derby should be played without a referee

The Man City midfielder was not happy after Sunday’s defeat to Arsenal at Wembley.

Sampdoria striker embarrasses defender with Bergkamp-esque goal Exquisite This post contains videos

Sampdoria striker embarrasses defender with Bergkamp-esque goal

The Czech forward pulled off a brilliant flick to set himself up to score in Serie A yesterday.

Czech Republic defender found dead at his home aged 31 RIP

Czech Republic defender found dead at his home aged 31

Frantisek Rajtoral, who was on the books at Turkish club Gaziantepspor, was discovered by police after he didn’t show up for training.

Man arrested as black smoke engulfs stands at PSV-Ajax clash Up In Smoke This post contains videos

Man arrested as black smoke engulfs stands at PSV-Ajax clash

A number of fans and stadium staff suffered breathing and eye problems after the incident at the Philips Stadion on Sunday.

Cillian Sheridan scores the winner as Jagiellonia close in on Polish title

The Irish striker now has four goals and three assists for his new club.

Olympiakos won the Greek league Sunday... but may lose it again tomorrow

The famous club celebrated a 44th title yesterday but their celebrations may have been premature.

Messi's sensational 93rd-minute winner is Barcelona at their counter-attacking best Messi Magic This post contains videos

'Giving up is not an option. See you soon' - Zlatan puts retirement speculation to bed

Ibrahimovic requires surgery on damaged knee ligaments.

Wenger unsure of Arsenal future despite semi-final win over Man City

Despite booking a place in the FA Cup final with a 2-1 win over City, the Gunners boss remains unsure of his future

Maguire: 'In the long term I would like to go over and play at that level'

The Cork forward’s ambition is to return to England but for now his focus is on helping the Leesiders’ title tilt.

Chelsea's French dynamo Kante named player of year

The former Leicester City midfielder has been in sensational form since moving to London.

Soccer - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Messi hits Barca 500 with last-gasp El Clasico winner

It was a memorable night in the Spanish title race.

Liverpool boss Klopp admits to having 'a few words' following frustrating defeat to Palace

Christian Benteke’s double consigned the Reds to a 2-1 loss at home to the Eagles, leaving the home coach disappointed at seeing three points slip.

'I was 21 and doctors are saying you’re going to end up in a wheelchair if you continue to play'

We speak to Derry City’s favourite son and one of the League of Ireland’s all-time greats — Liam Coyle.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From Galway’s shock win in the Hurling league final, to the World Snooker Championship, there were some fascinating sports pictures taken this week.

Christian Benteke brace sends Eagles soaring to safety against wasteful Liverpool

Crystal Palace gave their chances of avoiding Premier League relegation another boost with a Christian Benteke-inspired 2-1 win at Liverpool

Wenger in... to another FA Cup final as Arsenal beat City in extra-time

Alexis Sanchez was Arsenal’s hero in the 101st minute.

Wayne Rooney hits his 251st goal as Man United ease past Burnley

Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial were on target today.

As It Happened: Liverpool v Crystal Palace, Premier League

Two Christian Benteke goals capture all three points for Crystal Palace. Here’s how it all unfolded.

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