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Soccer - Yesterday’s News

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Soccer - Monday 15 May, 2017

'Roy saw him play last week' - Burnley defender brings fresh option to Ireland

Former Cork City man Kevin Long has been included in Martin O’Neill’s extended squad for the series of games in June.

From TheJournal.ie Kelvin MacKenzie leaves Sun 'by mutual consent' after comparing footballer to gorilla Public Backlash

Kelvin MacKenzie leaves Sun 'by mutual consent' after comparing footballer to gorilla

The columnist was suspended from the newspaper after making the controversial comments.

Ex-Newcastle defender and former Blackpool boss in the running for Limerick job

Steve Watson, Neil McDonald and Kevin Nugent are all hoping to be named as Martin Russell’s successor.

Finn Harps finally get work permit for Millien - two months after signing him

The Haitian international won the Premier Division and FAI Cup during his time at Sligo.

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Wenger urges Arsenal fans not to boycott Sunderland game in protest over his future

It looks like Arsenal are going to miss out on the top four and fans are set to show their displeasure during Tuesday’s game.

Who do you think should win the Premier League manager of the season award? Leading Gaffer This post contains a poll

Who do you think should win the Premier League manager of the season award?

The six nominees have been announced.

Kevin Long gets Ireland call in squad for Austria qualifier and summer friendlies

The Boys in Green will spend a few days at Fota Island before playing three matches in June.

Sturridge has no concerns over Liverpool future after goalscoring return LFC

Sturridge has no concerns over Liverpool future after goalscoring return

The striker marked his return to the starting XI with a goal at West Ham.

Robbie Keane among four Irish players honoured at White Hart Lane farewell Keano This post contains videos

Robbie Keane among four Irish players honoured at White Hart Lane farewell

Stephen Carr, Tony Galvin and Joe Kinnear were also welcomed onto the pitch during yesterday’s closing ceremony.

Lavezzi forced to apologise to Chinese club after photo of him making offensive gesture emerges

The Argentine forward is currently earning astronomical amounts of money at Hebei China Fortune.

Radamel Falcao fired Monaco to the brink of the Ligue 1 title last night

The Ligue 1 title is not yet mathematically secured.

Mourinho: Manchester United don't want to play Premier League games right now

The Red Devils’ chances of finishing in the top four are over as their manager focuses on the Europa League final against Ajax.

Soccer - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Neymar was in absolutely inspired form today as Barca eased to victory in La Liga

Just the three goals and one assist for the Brazilian against Las Palmas.

Another remarkable record for Cristiano Ronaldo as Real Madrid close in on Spanish title

The attacker now has struck over 400 goals for the club.

'I got the phone call from Brian Kerr and remember roaring crying in front of my ma' Passion This post contains videos

'I got the phone call from Brian Kerr and remember roaring crying in front of my ma'

Trevor Molloy chats to The42 about representing Ireland at the 1997 World Youth Championships and starring in the League of Ireland.

It's Sunday so here are 12 of our favourite images from the sporting week

All the action from a different angle.

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Kane ensures Spurs give White Hart Lane the perfect send-off at the expense of Man United

There will be no top four for the Red Devils after a 2-1 defeat to Tottenham.

The eco-warrior millionaire, his vegan club and historic Football League promotion

It’s been quite the journey for Dale Vince and his Forest Green Rovers side.

From TheJournal.ie Irish footballer charged in relation to €240,000 cannabis seizure Robert Bayly

Irish footballer charged in relation to €240,000 cannabis seizure

Robert Bayly has played for Shamrock Rovers, Bohemians, Monaghan United, Longford Town, Drogheda United, Bluebell United, Waterford FC and Shelbourne.

Ex-Liverpool legend grabs hat-trick to lead Feyenoord to first Dutch title in 18 years

Dirk Kuyt’s heroics ensured a first championship for the club since 1999.

Coutinho stars as Liverpool take big step towards top-four finish

Jurgen Klopp’s men strolled to a 4-0 win at West Ham earlier.

As it happened: Tottenham v Manchester United, Premier League

Spurs said farewell to White Hart Lane with the visit of Jose Mourinho’s side.

Seven years (and nine managers) after an historic treble, Inter have hit an all-time low in Italy

There was a fan protest at the San Siro today as the club went down to another defeat.

Red faces for Red Bull? Two clubs, one owner and potential Champions League embarrassment

Despite the fairytale season, RB Leipzig may not play in next season’s competition after all.

Ireland international Westwood stars for Sheffield Wednesday in Championship play-off

The Owls held Huddersfield Town to a scoreless draw in their all-Yorkshire semi-final first leg.

Hull relegated from the Premier League after heavy loss to Palace

Swansea are safe as the Tigers join Sunderland and Middlesbrough in dropping down to the Championship.

As it happened: West Ham v Liverpool, Premier League

The Reds needed three points to maintain their push for a top-four finish. We followed all the action from the London Stadium.

Irish striker Sheridan continues fine goalscoring form for Polish table-toppers On The Scoresheet This post contains videos

Irish striker Sheridan continues fine goalscoring form for Polish table-toppers

Cillian Sheridan now has six goals and four assists in his first 10 games for Jagiellonia Bialystok.

The end of an era: Tottenham await 'special' White Hart Lane farewell Whl

The end of an era: Tottenham await 'special' White Hart Lane farewell

Tottenham will wear special edition shirts as they host Man United for the final game at White Hart Lane later.

Building a wall in Kerry and Ireland's finest tag-team - It's Tweets of the Week

Plus, Dublin’s new full forward and the Eurovision making Australian rugby look good.

3 players we'd like to see included in tomorrow's Ireland squad In Form This post contains videos

3 players we'd like to see included in tomorrow's Ireland squad

Sean Maguire and other individuals who deserve a call-up from Martin O’Neill.

The wonderful world of Owen Hargreaves, girls v boys and more of the week's best sportswriting

Grab an immense cup of coffee and an immense biscuit and join us for the best of the internet this week.

'One of the young lads passed to Edgar Davids and he goes ‘f*** sake, I played for Barcelona. Play it in harder!'

Dubliner Mark Byrne has experienced highs and lows during a 10-year spell in English football, but the Gillingham midfielder wouldn’t swap it for anything.

Soccer - Saturday 13 May, 2017

All-conquering Sheriff YC bag fourth FAI Junior Cup in six years

The Dublin club beat Kilkenny’s Evergreen at the Aviva Stadium.

Ogbene snatches equaliser at the death as Limerick and Derry share the spoils LOI

Ogbene snatches equaliser at the death as Limerick and Derry share the spoils

The Limerick striker came off the bench and the game finished 1-1 at Markets Field.

Paul McShane sent off for reckless challenge in delicately-poised play-off semi-final

Fulham and Reading played out a 1-1 draw at Craven Cottage.

Race for top four intensifies as Giroud hits two to help Arsenal dismiss Stoke

Ozil and Sanchez were also on the scoresheet.

Liffey Wanderers lift first-ever FAI Intermediate Cup after penalty shootout with Cobh

The Dublin club eventually won out against their Cork opponents at the Aviva Stadium.

Ireland's Megan Campbell stars in Man City's first-ever FA Cup title win Representing This post contains videos

Ireland's Megan Campbell stars in Man City's first-ever FA Cup title win

The Drogheda native provided two assists in front of a record-breaking crowd at Wembley.