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Soccer - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Two Trevor Clarke stunners are among the latest Goal of the Month nominations Take Your Pick This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Two Trevor Clarke stunners are among the latest Goal of the Month nominations

Here are the best SSE Airtricity League Premier Division strikes from May.

Watch: Dundalk's Patrick McEleney scores contender for goal of the season LOI This post contains videos

Watch: Dundalk's Patrick McEleney scores contender for goal of the season

The 24-year-old former Ireland underage international has been in fine form of late.

The team who gave Man United a scare and all you need to know about the Irish sides' European opponents Fyi

The team who gave Man United a scare and all you need to know about the Irish sides' European opponents

Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers, Derry and Cork all discovered their Europa/Champions League fate earlier.

Soccer - Monday 19 June, 2017

These 2 goalkeeping blunders caused Germany to sweat against Australia Mishaps This post contains videos

These 2 goalkeeping blunders caused Germany to sweat against Australia

Lars Stindl, Julian Draxler and Leon Goretzka were on target for the reigning world champions.

Ousted Fifa ethics heads were investigating Gianni Infantino - reports

The investigation stemmed from evidence provided by African representatives, a source said.

From TheJournal.ie Republic of Ireland player and model granted legal recognition of humanist wedding Belfast

Republic of Ireland player and model granted legal recognition of humanist wedding

The couple are due to get married on Thursday.

Potential Linfield-Celtic Champions League clash would not be played on 12 July in Belfast

Both clubs are happy for the game to be played on a different date to avoid a clash with Orange Order marches.

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Irish international took '30 seconds' to decide on Celtic move

Jonny Hayes says he was keen to join the Scottish champions, despite interest from English clubs.

Cork native secures move to League One side after five years at Celtic

Fiacre Kelleher has joined Oxford United.

'It's getting beyond a joke at this stage' - O'Brien frustrated as St Pat's go bottom

St Pat’s have three wins from 18 games this season.

Bayern Munich rubbish Italian newspaper's report of a swoop for Ronaldo

The 32-year-old Real Madrid star has threatened to leave Spain.

Real Madrid's Luka Modric probed over false testimony

The 31-year-old midfielder is suspected of “committing the criminal offence”.

AC Milan legend Paolo Maldini qualifies to play in ATP tennis tournament

The 48-year-old will play in the Aspria Tennis Cup later this month.

Big names included as Ireland gear up for final friendly before World Cup qualifiers WNT

Big names included as Ireland gear up for final friendly before World Cup qualifiers

Colin Bell’s side face Scotland in July.

From TheJournal.ie The FAI is making it easier for children with autism to go to football matches Less Stress

The FAI is making it easier for children with autism to go to football matches

The FAI have created a match day checklist that allows children with autism to enjoy their day out.

Cork City satisfied as Europa League draw hands Irish clubs tough away days

All three Irish clubs will travel away in their respective first legs in the Europa League on 29 June before return legs on 6 July.

Dundalk draw Rosenborg in Champions League second round

Dundalk became only the second Irish club to qualify for the group stages of the Europa League last season.

Irish clubs set to discover Europa and Champions League fate

Dundalk along with Cork City, Shamrock Rovers and Derry City will all have a keen interest in today’s events in Nyon.

Soccer - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'The youth teams seemed a bit of a shambles - I wanted to give it the respect it deserved'

In the final part of our Boys of Summer series, Brian Kerr looks back on before, during and after Malaysia twenty years ago.

Italy game interrupted after angry Milan fans throw money at Gianluigi Donnarumma Dollarumma This post contains videos

Italy game interrupted after angry Milan fans throw money at Gianluigi Donnarumma

The 18-year-old is refusing to sign a new deal with Milan – the club that gave him his big break.

'He said 'there’s no f***ing way you’re leaving this room until you sign the contract!''

We chat to Pat Scully about his career in England, representing his country at every level and success in the League of Ireland — both as a player and a manager.

It's Sunday so here are 14 of our favourite images from the sporting week

All the action from a different angle.

Liverpool need quality signings for Premier League title challenge - Carragher

The former long-serving defender feels Jurgen Klopp’s best XI can match anyone but there is a lack of depth in the Anfield ranks.

Joey Barton: My ban more severe than Suarez, Terry and Cantona put together

The midfielder is planning to appeal against an 18-month ban for breaching betting rules and suggests he has been treated unfairly.

'Don't spread s***' - Dani Alves responds to transfer rumours

Manchester City have been tipped to sign the £5 million-rated Brazilian full-back.

Zidane pleads with Ronaldo after 'I quit' bombshell

The superstar is currently on Confederations Cup duty in Russia with Portugal.

Germany international finishes fourth at World Series of Poker

Max Kruse took home an impressive amount after reaching the final table of the 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw Event in Las Vegas

Bolton 'won't be holding talks with Ronaldo' and more sporting tweets of the week

Stephanie Roche on kind of being recognised by a Garda and Conor McGregor on Floyd Mayweather.

'People still remember me for marking Ronaldo in the FA Cup final and it's quite nice to tell my kid'

Robbie Ryan was part of Brian Kerr’s team who reached dazzling heights at the Fifa Youth Championships but he will always be remembered for his role in Millwall’s remarkable FA Cup adventure.

Harry Arter's 'waves' and more of the week's best sportswriting

You’ll need to sit down for this.

From TheJournal.ie We say 'leg off, game on': Six children heading to Poland to represent Ireland in amputee soccer Role Models

We say 'leg off, game on': Six children heading to Poland to represent Ireland in amputee soccer

The mother of one of the children said, “He never played football until he got his leg amputated, now he doesn’t go anywhere without a ball.”

Is the mentality right for Martin O'Neill's Irish side?

Despite a frenetic finish, the Boys in Green looked out of sorts for large parts of their World Cup qualifier against Austria.

'There was a magic about Noel - he had a special vibe, an aura of humility and brilliance'

Noel O’Reilly’s contribution – not just to the remarkable success of the Irish team in Malaysia in 1997 but to so much more – is never forgotten.

Soccer - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Draw sees Sligo move out of bottom three though it could've been better but for a familiar face

Galway’s Stephen Folan – formerly with the Bit O’Red – grabbed a leveller after Jonah Ayunga put the hosts in front.

'I can do what I feel is needed': Bertrand immerses himself in relief effort for fire victims

The 27-year-old Southampton and England defender is from Southwark in central London.

30-minute halves? Playing free-kicks to yourself? Radical football reforms proposed

Penalty kicks could also be changed if suggestions are passed by the game’s lawmakers.

Celtic snap up Ireland winger Hayes on three-year deal

The 29-year-old earns a move to Celtic Park on the back of a couple of superb seasons with Aberdeen.

Cantona slams Deschamps: He is an accountant, not a visionary

“Zizou, Zizou, please return. Your country needs you.”

Waterford in control of First Division as they move five points clear at the top of the table

Mark O’Sullivan scored twice for the leaders against Cabinteely.

Soccer - Friday 16 June, 2017

In the battle of depleted squads, Shamrock Rovers dig out a slender win in Donegal

Michael O’Connor’s glancing header proved the difference.