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Soccer - Saturday 18 March, 2017

No Messi, Iniesta or Xavi – Klopp says squad part of Guardiola's problems

A weaker squad has contributed to the former Barcelona boss having some struggles at City, according to the Liverpool manager.

Prendergast ensures Shels put on a late, late show to snatch a point against title favourites

The defender conjured a brace as the Dublin side dug deep to come back.

Soccer - Friday 17 March, 2017

10-man Galway United earn a draw against Bohemians

Dinny Corcoran hit his fifth goal in as many games tonight at Dalymount Park.

Tortured by Tomasz Radzinski: the last time Manchester United faced Anderlecht in Europe

Jose Mourinho’s side will face the Belgians in the quarter-finals of the Europa League – 17 years after their last encounter.

Mourinho's mind games, Koeman's efficiency and more Premier League talking points

Elsewhere, it may go against their beliefs but a runners-up spot will provide some refuge for Guardiola and Klopp.

A late Sean Maguire penalty maintains Cork City's winning start to the league

Graham Burke was on the score sheet for Shamrock Rovers this evening.

Manchester United punished after Herrera controversy in FA Cup defeat

The Football Association has opted to fine Manchester United after the club admitted failing to control their players against Chelsea.

Ireland U17's qualify for European Championship Finals with win over Slovakia

A Glen McAuley goal proved decisive for Colin O’Brien’s side.

Ireland star returns from overseas as welcome addition to Cork City WFC

Clare Shine makes the move`back to the Women’s National League from Glasgow FC.

Manchester United draw Anderlecht in Europa League quarter-finals

The Premier League side overcame FC Rostov yesterday.

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'I'm sick to death of him': Keane hits out at Mourinho and questions his ability for the job

The former United skipper has slammed Mourinho over fixture complaints.

'I felt I was progressing well but what happened last year was a disaster'

Bohemians striker Dinny Corcoran is back to his best this season after a difficult period in his career.

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Watch: Marcos Rojo eats a banana during Man United's Europa League win

The Red Devils defender needed extra energy during the 1-0 win over Rostov, and was passed the fruit by manager Jose Mourinho

Soccer - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Don't ask me for interviews again - Balotelli hits out at media

Coverage of a radio interview has left the Nice striker upset at how his quotes were recontextualised.

Mourinho decries 'enemies' after Pogba blow

The Man United manager saw his side labour to a dour win over Rostov.

Cork City's conquerors still going strong in Europa League

Genk beat fellow Belgian side Gent, who earned a surprise win over Tottenham in the last round.

Man United advance to Europa League last 8 but victory comes at a cost

Paul Pogba went off with a hamstring injury during tonight’s game at Old Trafford.

'I dreamt about playing for that club... signing on the dotted line was surreal'

After leaving Leeds United, Eric Grimes is hoping the League of Ireland can kickstart his career.

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Ex-Premier League footballer Adam Johnson loses bid to appeal underage sex conviction

The footballer was handed a six-year prison sentence last March.

Prank by Saints boss left Redmond surprised by England call-up

The winger knows Gareth Southgate well from his time with the U21 international team.

As it happened: Man United v Rostov, Europa League second leg

Man United hosted Rostov, with the sides having drawn 1-1 in the first leg.

'What Irish roots?’ - Coleman focused on Welsh challenge ahead of next week's clash with Ireland

The Welsh boss also explained why he’s called up Ben Woodburn.

O'Connor keen to impress after sealing dream move to England

The 19-year-old defender has made the switch to Leeds United from Limerick.

Evergreen Jermain Defoe gains England recall after 4-year exile

There was also a surprise return for West Bromwich Albion midfielder Jake Livermore, who won his sole cap in 2012.

Liverpool teenager included in Wales squad for World Cup qualifier against Ireland

17-year-old Ben Woodburn has been called up by Chris Coleman.

Aitor Karanka sacked by Boro

The club are in a relegation fight.

'You want to be remembered by winning trophies' – Lukaku questions Everton ambition Rom

'You want to be remembered by winning trophies' – Lukaku questions Everton ambition

The Belgium international appears set to leave Goodison Park, suggesting that the club must stop trading on long-past glories

Pep Guardiola's need for time goes against bizarre, dysfunctional world of English football

Manchester City needs work but when expectations are high, the vitriol is even higher – as the Spaniard has learned.

'Vardy is a cheat - if he was a foreign player the English press would say so'

Samir Nasri hits out at Leicester striker after the pair’s clash on Tuesday resulted in the Frenchman’s sending-off.

Soccer - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Pep Guardiola suffers more Champions League misery as Monaco march to the last eight

The side from the principality went through on away goals after a 3-1 victory in France.

Simeone's Atletico Madrid cruise into Champions League quarter-finals

Goalkeepers Jan Oblak and Bernd Leno were busy in a 0-0 draw at the Vicente Calderon.

Brazilian football club criticised for signing player who had his girlfriend murdered

Bruno Fernandes de Souza, a 32-year-old goalkeeper, was convicted of the crime in 2010.

As it happened: Monaco v Manchester City, Champions League

We were in the principality to see if Pep Guardiola’s side could secure a place in the last eight.

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Jaap Stam sings youngster's praises after first Ireland senior call-up

The Reading boss says his attacking midfielder has earned the international recognition.

David Beckham's dream ownership of MLS franchise met with fierce opposition in Miami

The former Manchester United midfielder is finding his value is not what it once was.

'Neymar would not make Brazil ’70 side'

The Barcelona ace would struggle to get onto the bench of the team that were crowned kings of the world nearly 50 years ago, according to Gerson.

'I do wonder sometimes why I came here' - Bony airs frustration at Stoke situation

The Ivorian striker joined the Potters hoping to see regular game time in the Premier League, but has been restricted to just 10 appearances.