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Soccer - Saturday 16 September, 2017

'This has been one of the great teams in the history of football in Ireland'

Tallaght Stadium hosts the EA Sports Cup final between Shamrock Rover and Dundalk this afternoon.

Soccer - Friday 15 September, 2017

'Kane doesn't need titles to show he's one of the best'

Mauricio Pochettino says his star striker does not need to leave Spurs to achieve greatness.

Waterford on the brink of promotion to Premier Division after comfortable win

Meanwhile, Shelbourne overcame Athlone 4-1 at Tolka Park.

Ex-Liverpool youngster's glittering cameo inspires Bournemouth's first Premier League points of season

Jordon Ibe thrived, as the Cherries eventually unlocked their defensively stubborn opponents.

Bray secure hard-earned point after difficult week as pressure increases on Limerick

The Wicklow side have been at the centre of match-fixing allegations in recent days.

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Galway give their survival hopes a shot in the arm with late winner LOI

Galway give their survival hopes a shot in the arm with late winner

Shane Keegan’s side edged past Derry out west tonight.

Two sent off as 4-star Bohs push Drogheda closer to the drop

A Keith Ward hat-trick helped Bohemians earn a convincing victory tonight.

'Different Tevez' in extra training to shed weight

The 33-year-old forward earns among the highest wages in football, an estimated $850,000 a week.

Worried Ronald Koeman seeks meeting with key Everton players

The Toffees have failed to win any of their last five games in all competitions.

Former Premier League footballer Clarke Carlisle found 'safe and well'

There was widespread concern after the ex-Leeds player went missing.

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Cologne issue statement criticising Arsenal security after both clubs charged by Uefa

“In our view, the security concept and communication seemed inadequate and the police force too small.”

Reunions aplenty as Man United take on Everton and more Premier League talking points

Wayne Rooney and Romelu Lukaku both come up against their respective former employers this weekend.

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Roy Keane makes one young Ireland fan's day at the Aviva Stadium

The senior team’s assistant manager met Tomás and his parents at Lansdowne Road.

Klopp set to unleash Coutinho against Burnley after positive Anfield reaction

The Liverpool manager says the Brazilian has been “outstanding” in training and hints that he is ready to hand him a start on Saturday.

Kolo Toure announces his retirement and immediately joins Celtic's coaching staff

The former Hoops, Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool defender has been named technical assistant of the Scottish champions.

Shamrock Rovers receive €180,000 support from FAI for new academy

The Football Association of Ireland has approved funding for the initiative.

Fifteen years since his debut, a reminder of just how good Robbie Keane was for Tottenham Top Spur This post contains videos

Fifteen years since his debut, a reminder of just how good Robbie Keane was for Tottenham

When a 22-year-old Irishman left Leeds for London in 2002…

'I think it’s the biggest game of my career because I didn’t get to any finals over in England'

Ex-Sheffield United midfielder David McAllister would love nothing more than to get his hands on some silverware in tomorrow’s EA Sports Cup final.

Soccer - Thursday 14 September, 2017

'That feeling and desire had left me through injuries and the different setbacks I had in England'

After feeling disillusioned abroad, Ronan Murray is enjoying his football again with Galway.

Sanchez on target as Arsenal beat Cologne 3 hours after original scheduled kick-off time

Jhon Córdoba gave the visitors an early lead, with a sublime finish from distance..

Koeman lays blame on himself for Everton's dismal Europa League display Woe

Koeman lays blame on himself for Everton's dismal Europa League display

The Dutch manager wants more commitment from his team following Thursday’s 3-0 loss.

Arrests made as Arsenal-Cologne kicks off despite crowd trouble

The news comes after over 20,000 German supporters descended on London.

'I’d be walking past Henry and Vieira, players I grew up idolising. It was unbelievable for a 15-year-old'

Shane Tracy grew up dreaming of Arsenal and the Premier League. After a career plagued by injury, he found stardom much closer to home.

After a 9.05pm kick-off, some stunning strikes have lit up Arsenal-Koln Take A Bow This post contains videos

After a 9.05pm kick-off, some stunning strikes have lit up Arsenal-Koln

Jhon Córdoba put the visitors ahead with a brilliant effort, before the Gunners fought back.

Everton outclassed in Italy as Atalanta celebrate return to European football after 26 years

Atalanta netted three first-half goals to overwhelm Everton.

Sacchi weeps for Italy's Champions League flop

The 71-year-old guided Milan to back-to-back European titles in 1989 and 1990.

'Neymar antics will prevent him reaching Messi level'

Mikael Lustig says theatrics from the Brazilian star mean that he will never be as revered as his ex-Barcelona team-mate.

Thousands of FC Koln fans march through the streets of London ahead of Europa League tie Atmosphere This post contains videos

Thousands of FC Koln fans march through the streets of London ahead of Europa League tie

Over 20,000 German supporters are thought to have travelled over.

Galway United hitman picks up Player of the Month after a free-scoring August

Ronan Murray notched three goals in the Premier Division and three more in the FAI Cup.

Manchester United loanee Pereira not hurt by Mourinho criticism

The Man United manager was unhappy to see the midfielder join Valencia on loan, but the player insists it was the right move.

'He has more trophies in his cupboard than I have underpants'

Despite being linked to take over from Carlo Ancelotti at Bayern Munich, 30-year-old Julian Nagelsmann says he has no plans to join the Bavarians.

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Leicester fan who shouted homophobic abuse at football match fined

Jason Holmes also attended an educational session to “understand why his actions were so unacceptable”.

Klopp: 'If these problems could be solved by one player, we would have put all our money into it'

Liverpool’s defensive problems haunted them again last night.

'Forget about it' - Roy Keane's honest opinion of Liverpool's Champions League chances Not A Hope This post contains videos

'Forget about it' - Roy Keane's honest opinion of Liverpool's Champions League chances

Ireland’s assistant manager believes the big clubs will be ‘laughing at’ the Reds later on in the competition.

Man United call up Ireland U21 goalkeeper to their Champions League squad

Kieran O’Hara has been added to their list by manager Jose Mourinho.

Ireland's fall: Boys in Green continue their slide down Fifa World Rankings

Martin O’Neill’s side are now ranked 34th.

'Patrick has to work harder than other players at his fitness. He wasn’t born a natural athlete'

Dundalk boss Stephen Kenny is hoping his star man can put a run of games together for the business end of the season.

Liverpool's defensive woes and more Champions League talking points

Plus, Tottenham finally enjoy a big win at Wembley.

Sevilla boss gives bizarre explanation for sending off

The manager was dismissed in the draw with Liverpool and his reasoning behind his action is a strange one.