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Soccer - Yesterday’s News

"You're thinking: 'We're 45 minutes away from the group stages of the Champions League'" LOI Legends This post contains videos

"You're thinking: 'We're 45 minutes away from the group stages of the Champions League'"

Ollie Cahill chats to The42 about a memorable career in the League of Ireland.

Frustrated Benitez claims Brighton's winning goal a 'clear foul'

Brighton ended Newcastle’s three-game winning run with a 1-0 victory.

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

Here’s how the last seven days looked through the lens.

Chris Hughton exacts revenge on Newcastle as Brighton earn second Premier League win

Tomer Hemed was the hero as Brighton earned their second Premier League win of the season against Newcastle United.

Assist for Dubliner Enda Stevens as Blades claim bragging rights in Steel City derby Local Rivals This post contains videos

Assist for Dubliner Enda Stevens as Blades claim bragging rights in Steel City derby

Sheffield United fought off a Sheffield Wednesday comeback to claim three points with Leon Clarke scoring twice.

Chris Sutton chopped down by surprise tackle from fellow pundit live on BT Sport Two Footed This post contains videos

Chris Sutton chopped down by surprise tackle from fellow pundit live on BT Sport

The ex-Celtic striker was flattened by former Northern Ireland and Motherwell defender Stephen Craigan.

Success continues for Shelbourne Ladies as penalty drama sees Reds retain League Cup

Spot-kicks saw Mark Leavy’s side secure their fourth piece of silverware in the last two seasons.

Klopp: 'We're not the Harlem Globetrotters. We are here for results'

Liverpool have been involved in more than their fair share of entertaining games this season, but the Reds boss is focused on picking up points.

Remembering Jimmy Magee, online trolls and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, we have Ronan O’Gara writing a tribute piece in memory of Ex-Munster and Leinster Rugby media official Pat Geraghty.

Soccer - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Same issues continue to plague Liverpool, candy Kane and more Premier League talking points

Also, Mourinho’s United grind out the win while Oumar Niasse’s contribution to Everton says a lot about their issues.

Aubameyang hits hat-trick in Dortmund rout as his battle with Robert Lewandowski continues Striking Gold This post contains videos

Aubameyang hits hat-trick in Dortmund rout as his battle with Robert Lewandowski continues

The striker was in superb form as his side reclaimed top spot in the Bundesliga and put in quite the display ahead of Real Madrid test.

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Hourihane's stunning free-kick the difference after Murphy pegged Villa back

Two Ireland internationals were on target in today’s late Championship game.

Classy Coutinho helps Liverpool halt their slump after Vardy misses from the spot

The Reds emerged with the points after a thrilling clash with Leicester.

Watch: David McGoldrick scored a fine header as Ipswich fell to high-flying Leeds In Form This post contains videos

Watch: David McGoldrick scored a fine header as Ipswich fell to high-flying Leeds

McGoldrick scored his fifth goal in all competitions this season on Saturday afternoon at Elland Road.

Ceballos marks full debut with match-winning double as Real bounce back from shock defeat

Earlier, Diego Costa was an interested spectator as Atletico Madrid leapfrogged Sevilla into second.

As it happened: Leicester v Liverpool, Premier League

We were at the King Power Stadium to see if Jurgen Klopp’s side could gain some revenge for their midweek League Cup defeat.

Super sub Niasse saves Everton and eases the pressure on Koeman

Elsewhere, there were wins for Man City and Watford.

Lukaku strike extends Man United's unbeaten streak with narrow win at St. Mary's

Lukaku scored his sixth Premier League goals in as many games as United earned their fifth Premier League win of the season.

Magic Morata continues stunning goalscoring form as Chelsea thump Stoke

Pedro was also on target for the champions.

Man United seek to identify Lukaku chant culprits

“We’re Man United, we’ll sing what we want”, was the message from St Mary’s after fans were urged to drop racist references to the striker.

Manuel Neuer's absence keenly felt as replacement goalkeeper's howler costs Bayern Clanger This post contains videos

Manuel Neuer's absence keenly felt as replacement goalkeeper's howler costs Bayern

Sven Ulreich had a tough night as Carlo Ancelotti’s side surrendered a two-goal lead against Wolfsburg.

'I am in love with him': Pochettino gushes over in-form Kane

Tottenham’s star striker netted a brace against West Ham, and his manager feels lucky to have the 24-year-old on his side.

Harry Kane at the double to play derby hero again as Tottenham down Hammers

Tottenham gained a measure of revenge for last season’s painful defeat at West Ham as Harry Kane scored twice in a 3-2 success.

Celtic maintain Old Firm bragging rights with comfortable win at Ibrox

Manager Brendan Rodgers extended his unbeaten record in Old Firm derbies as Celtic extend their lead at the head of the Scottish Premiership.

As it happened: Southampton vs Man United, Premier League

Southampton welcomed Manchester United to St. Mary’s looking to inflict a first Premier League defeat of the season on Jose Mourinho’s side.

'He gave everything for our club' - Terry pays tribute to 'born winner' Diego Costa

Former Blues skipper John Terry is disappointed to see the Spain international force through a return to Atletico Madrid.

Caulfield: Cork face 'the game of their lives' against Dundalk

The Leesiders can clinch the title on Monday, but must up their game after four defeats in six outings.

Wenger wants FFP to be fixed or completely ditched

The Arsenal boss believes that within the next year major changes will be brought to the regulation of transfer fees.

'There’s a lot of resentment towards the Premier League'

Author and journalist Simon Hughes chats to The42 about the turbulent times facing English football as documented in his book ‘On the Brink’.

'Sturridge never wanted Liverpool exit' - Klopp sees improvement in striker

The England international was linked with a move away from Anfield over the summe.R

‘We can only use this on grass' - the days when we treasured a proper leather ball

In an extract from his new book Wonder Boy, Dave Hannigan recalls the joy of a new leathera.

Terrific scenes in the south-east as Waterford finally get their hands on the First Division title

Elsewhere, Cabinteely put six past a hapless Athlone Town.

Soccer - Friday 22 September, 2017

Monaco may have lost Kylian Mbappe but can count on Radamel Falcao's remarkable form

The Colombian scored a brace tonight as his side easily beat Lille.

Massive win for Galway as they take derby honours and give survival hopes a huge boost

Kyle Callan-McFadden gave Sligo Rovers the lead but Marc Ludden, Kevin Devaney and Gavin Holohan found the net for the Tribesmen.

Dundalk secure local bragging rights and ensure an intriguing trip to Cork on Monday

Stephen Kenny’s men were 3-0 winners over Dundalk and a victory on Leeside would cut the deficit to eight points.

Derry slump to a fourth consecutive loss and leak five goals in Bray thumping

Aaron Greene scored a brace for the guests on what was a sobering night for Kenny Shiels’ side.

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Dublin derby doesn't disappoint as Bohs sneak win in five-goal thriller with Pat's

In an explosive opening, there were already three goals and a red card inside the first 16 minutes.

Cork City's seemingly simple walk to the title hits another bump with defeat in Limerick

Rodrigo Tosi and Shane Tracy were on the mark for the Shannonsiders as John Caulfield’s side lost again.

Rovers edge closer to securing European spot with dominant win in Tallaght

Shamrock Rovers earned their fourth consecutive win in the Premier Division to reaffirm their grip on third spot.

Irish underage starlet could return and more Premier League talking points

Declan Rice could be back in the West Ham side as they prepare to face Tottenham this weekend.

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