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Soccer - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'It is not Paul's fault that some pundits are in trouble and need every penny to survive'

Jose Mourinho says Pogba’s critics are “envious” of the Man United star.

Here's the squad that'll begin Ireland's bid to qualify for the U21 Euros

Manchester United goalkeeper Kieran O’Hara is among those selected for the game against Kosovo.

Soccer - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Ronaldo, Bale and...Marc Albrighton? Leicester's unlikely Champions League talisman

Released by Aston Villa in 2014, the 27-year-old is the club’s leading scorer in the Champions League.

Juventus extend superb European home run and ease into last eight of Champions League

The last time they suffered a European defeat in Turin was April 2013.

Schmeichel the hero and Nasri sees red as Leicester reach Champions League quarter-finals

The Premier League champions will rub shoulders with Europe’s elite in Friday’s draw.

As it happened: Leicester City v Sevilla, Champions League, last-16 second leg

Could the Foxes turn their tie with last year’s Europa League winners on its head?

18 years after his debut, legendary Iker Casillas breaks UEFA appearance record

The Spaniard’s FC Porto are taking on Juventus this evening.

Chelsea game points to how Mourinho is beginning to cultivate a Manchester United in his image

There were some dark arts and a six-man defence as a genuine rivalry with Antonio Conte could be on the cards.

Rojo escapes punishment for alleged stamp but Man United charged for not controlling players

Referee Michael Oliver was surrounded after sending off Ander Herrera in last night’s FA Cup defeat to Chelsea.

'Phenomenal talent' Maguire backed for Ireland call-up

Cork City’s Steven Beattie is tipping his team-mate to “go all the way” after a promising start to the season.

Liverpool told me I'd replace Coutinho, says Marseille teenager

Maxime Lopez claims he was wanted as a long-term successor to the Brazilian schemer.

Bayer Leverkusen's 17-year-old wonderkid ruled out of CL tie because of school exams

Kai Havertz will miss Wednesday’s second leg against Atletico Madrid.

Euro 2016 hero Robbie Brady dominates FAI Awards nominations

Seamus Coleman and Jeff Hendrick are the other players shortlisted for the Senior International Player of the Year award.

PSG condemn performance of referee during Barcelona defeat in letter to Uefa

The French side are still reeling from their Champions League exit at the hands of Barcelona, with some questionable decisions leaving them frustrated.

From being told she'd never play football again to getting the buzz back with Wexford Youths

Kylie Murphy suffered a back injury that threatened her career.

Your random transfer of the day: ex-Chelsea midfielder Essien moves to Indonesia

The 34-year-old has found a new club after leaving Panathinaikos last September.

'Until the moment they have a manager that wins four Premier Leagues, I am number one'

Jose Mourinho’s response to Chelsea fans calling him ‘Judas’ was very Jose Mourinho-like

Schneiderlin admits to losing the 'joy of football' at Man Utd

The French midfielder left Old Trafford for Everton during the January transfer window.

Caulfield forecasts open title race as Cork City move ahead and Dundalk falter

The Leesiders got the better of Sligo last night, while Derry City overcame the champions in Buncrana.

Soccer - Monday 13 March, 2017

Fierce FA Cup final still on cards as north London rivals kept apart in semi draw

Chelsea will take on Spurs while Arsenal will battle it out with Manchester City next month.

Derry maintain perfect start with stunning comeback win over champions Dundalk

Nathan Boyle, Barry McNamee and Ryan McBride were on target for the Candystripes.

Dinny Corcoran continues his prolific form to hand Bohs deserved win in Limerick

The striker has now scored four goals this campaign.

Flying start sees Bray return to winning ways against 10-man Drogheda

Early goals from Aaron Greene and Dylan Connolly secured the three points for the home side.

Bad to worse for St Pat's as Finn Harps leave Richmond with their first win

The Saints have just one point from their opening four games.

Maguire scores for the sixth game in a row as City are forced to come from behind LOI

Maguire scores for the sixth game in a row as City are forced to come from behind

The Leesiders saw off Sligo Rovers to open up a three-point lead at the top of the Premier Division table.

Kante strike sees Chelsea advance to semis as things get heated between Conte and Mourinho

It was another miserable Stamford Bridge return for the Manchester United boss.

'They don't have a Plan B' - Neville sees Liverpool as weakest of Premier League's top six

The ex-ManUnited defender believes struggles against bottom-half sides could cost the Reds in the scrap for Champions League qualification.

Shaw on the double as Shamrock Rovers come away from Galway with the points LOI

Shaw on the double as Shamrock Rovers come away from Galway with the points

Stephen Bradley’s men recorded their second win of the season at Eamonn Deacy Park tonight.

As it happened: Chelsea v Manchester United, FA Cup quarter-final

Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge as Manchester United manager for a second time tonight.

Who are Ireland's new boys John Egan and Liam Kelly?

The pair, both plying their trade in the Championship, were included in Martin O’Neill’s squad for the first time today.

'The Dublin press don't usually talk too much about us — and we love that'

Despite their impressive start, Kenny Shiels says Derry City are one of the Premier Division’s “lesser” teams.

Leicester can win the Champions League, says new boss Shakespeare with a straight face

The Foxes trail Sevilla heading into the second leg of their last 16 tie.

McGeady looking fitter, Brady and Duffy will be big losses and O'Neill open to paying Sheridan a visit

The Ireland boss is confident they can manage without a couple of key players against Wales next week.

Egan and Kelly the new faces as Ireland name 39-man squad for Wales and Iceland games

Martin O’Neill will cut his squad after this weekend.

United face striker woes as three key attackers likely to join Ibrahimovic in missing Chelsea tie

It looks like Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial will miss the FA Cup tie, with doubts surrounding Marcus Rashford.

Kenny hails McEleney as 'poetry in motion' as he returns to former club

“Just a joy to watch. He’s worth the admission money. People should come and watch him and be thankful to see him.”

Alleged racist abuse of Spurs forward Son condemned by Millwall boss Harris

The manager said his side went to Tottenham “in the right spirit” as he criticised reported abusive chanting by supporters.

Soccer - Sunday 12 March, 2017