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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Sunderland’s John O’Shea in fitness race for this weekend’s trip to Watf...

John O'Shea says he's pleased with his decision to stick with international football instead of retiring last summer. But at club level, the Sunderland defender knows that his side are running out of...

Bel’ tolls for Ireland U19s’ Euro hopes

Tom Mohan's side beat Belgium 1-0 in their final group match in the elite phase of the qualifiers. That was their second win from three matches which leaves them on six points. Sweden topped the grou...

Arsenal make Alexis Sanchez promise amid Chelsea interest: They are confident of this

ARSENAL will reportedly hold out for a fee of £50million for Alexis Sanchez if they can't persuade him to stay on. By Charles Perrin Charles Perrin. PUBLISHED: 00:05, Wed, Mar 29, 2017 | UPDATED: 00:...

Jose Mourinho Has Been ‘Unlucky’ at Manchester United, Says Sir Alex Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson has insisted that this season remains alive for Jose Mourinho and Manchester United, pointing towards the Europa League as a “great chance” to round off a promising season in style....

Only 12% Of Club GAA Players Are In Favour Of The Super 8 Format

Members of the Club Players Association (CPA) have given an overwhelming thumbs-down to the Super 8 feature that will form the All-Ireland senior football championship for at least three years from n...

Lionel Messi vs Diego Maradona: Sportsmail attempts to solve the argument… who is th...

Residents of Australia's cyclone-battered tropical northeast emerged from their homes today to find roofs lying in their yards, boats flung onto rocks and roads blocked by tangles of fallen trees and...

Leinster handed boost with Lancaster and rest of coaching team to stay in place until 2019...

IT'S ONLY TUESDAY, but already Leinster and Wasps are on the charm offensive ahead of Saturday's Champions Cup quarter-final at the Aviva Stadium. Both camps have been building each other up over the...

Ireland suffer rare home defeat in 1-0 loss to Iceland at Aviva Staidum

John Egan was one of four Ireland debutants last night, with Daryl Horgan, Andy Boyle and Conor Hourihane also making their international bows. By Paul Fennessy Wednesday 29 Mar 2017, 7:05 AM. 8 minu...

Brady Gets Republic Captaincy Honour

Possibly a bittersweet moment in some ways, Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has confirmed that Robbie Brady will lead the side out for tonight's friendly against Iceland. Our January captu...

THE SECRET FOOTBALLER: Put away the noose. No way Taylor was thinking about hurting Colema...

March 29 (Reuters) - Everton full back Seamus Coleman's long-term injury will act as a further incentive for the squad ahead of the Saturday's Premier League derby against Liverpool, club captain Phi...

Eden Hazard transfer stunner: Real Madrid poised to make £100m bid for Chelsea star

Chelsea are resigned to a 'summer-long transfer battle' to keep star attacker Eden Hazard as Real Madrid line-up a transfer, say reports. The Daily Mirror state the Belgian 'is understood to be learn...

Munster and Toulouse will be like “two heavyweights going at it”

While Toulouse no longer command the same level of fear and respect they once did in Europe, Munster will have an awful lot to do to beat the French giants. Their record this year has been poor to sa...

‘Fifty-fifty’ Murray in race to be fit for Toulouse showdown

He's faced the Wallabies at a fervent Loftus Versfield and an All Blacks side in their pomp in his fledgling Test career, but Jaco Taute can't wait for the "crazy" European atmosphere at Thomond Park...

France’s Antoine Griezmann has goal ruled offside by video referee – and fans LOVE i...

PARIS, March 28 (Reuters) - Spain's Gerard Deulofeu scored one and created another but had to share the limelight with the video assistant referee in a 2-0 friendly win over France in Paris on Tuesda...

Soccer-Deulofeu and video technology help Spain tame France

Antoine Griezmann was denied a goal in France's friendly with Spain on Tuesday evening after the referee's decision was overruled by the new video assistant. The Atletico Madrid forward looked to hav...

Afghans have upper hand on testing day for Irish

Ireland will have to bat out of their boots over the next three days to avoid losing pole position in the race to become the next Test-playing country, after Afghanistan racked up a dominant 357-6 on...

BBC Sport – Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill expects ‘British-st...

Northern Ireland reached the double-figure mark in World Cup qualification points and retained second spot in Group C with a pair of first-half goals against Norway. A 2-0 victory moved Michael O'Nei...

Clare Bid For Place In National Hurling League Quarter Finals

Ger Cunningham is welcoming back the best players from the finest club team in the land. By Kevin O'Brien Monday 27 Mar 2017, 7:05 AM. 4 minutes ago 5 Views No Comments. http://the42.ie/3308200. Shar...

False dawns are nothing new as the Cork conundrum continues

John McGrath of Tipperary in action against Killian Burke of Cork during the Munster GAA Hurling 1 John McGrath of Tipperary in action against Killian Burke of Cork during the Munster GAA Hurling Sen...

What time is Katie Taylor v Milena Koleva? What TV channel is it on and what are the odds?...

Katie Taylor has made it four wins from four after she collected a points victory over Bulgarian Milena Koleva in Manchester last night. Advertisement. Unable to play media. source: Up next: cancel. ...