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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Title is beyond Man City after Everton loss, says Guardiola

It may be easier said than done on this dark and miserable January morning but just cast your mind back to August for a moment. Warm, pleasant summer days and the Premier League season stretched out ...

Andy Murray will be kept at the top of his game by relentless coach Ivan Lendl

Novak Djokovic faces the toughest test in the opening round when compared to his Big Four mates Andy Murray, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal at the season's first Grand Slam in Australia. The second s...

Kiely demands response after Limerick humiliation

IT was raining goals for CORK as they made it two wins from two with a 7-22 to 1-19 win over LIMERICK at the Gaelic Grounds. Patrick Horgan and Shane Kingston — son of boss Kieran — each netted twice...

D’Arc helps Elliott extend title lead over Mullins

GIGGINSTOWN, Gordon Elliott and Jack Kennedy struck in the big race on successive Sundays as Ball D'Arc justified favouritism. A week after combining for Grade 1 hurdle glory with Death Duty the part...

Seamus McEnaney defends physical approach

DUBLIN'S YOUNGSTERS ADVANCED to the semi-finals of the Bord Na Móna O'Byrne Cup today with a 1-12 to 1-9 win over Wexford in Enniscorthy, while DCU did them a favour in defeating UCD in the battle of...

Conor Murray head injury sparks investigation into Munster’s care

Munster will be investigated over their management of Conor Murray's head injury in the European Champions Cup victory over Glasgow on Saturday. Scrum-half Murray took a heavy blow to the head in a t...

Wexford on brink as FAI meet on League

Athboy native has signed from St. Patrick's Athletic where he has featured in the first team since 2014 and picked up two EA Sports Cups in the past two seasons. He lined out 66 appearances with the ...

Six Of The Best For Kilkenny

Kilkenny 6-27 Antrim 0-19. Kilkenny conceded home advantage, but little else as a near full strength side eased past Antrim in the Walsh Cup. With the game moved to the halfway venue of Abbotstown th...

Kerry ease past Cork to set up McGrath Cup final with Limerick

Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice cited the squad's strength in depth as key in booking a McGrath Cup final place as they beat Cork in Mallow yesterday. With both counties having beaten Tipperary in G...

Thomas Waldrom double keeps Exeter hopes alive with win over Ulster

Iain Henderson was again left searching for answers after another Ulster European season ended with a whimper. Having made the last eight of the competition for four straight seasons between 2011 and...

Floyd Mayweather will only negotiate with Conor McGregor snubs UFC boss Dana White

For nearly two decades, Floyd Mayweather (49-0) remained undefeated while making his way up from super featherweight to the light middleweight division. Not only has he retired with an unblemished re...

Ulster snap up South African star Arno Botha

ULSTER HAVE CONFIRMED the signing of Springboks-capped back row Arno Botha on a two-year contract. 25-year-old Botha will join the northern province from the Blue Bulls in South Africa, arriving afte...

‘Liverpool made a nonsense of the notion they can’t defend’ – what...

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp revealed after a typically incendiary end to his side's match at Old Trafford that he squared up to Jose Mourinho in the technical because the Portuguese was trying to ...

Moloney/O’Connor era off to a winning start

Clare Joint Managers, Donal Moloney and Gerry O'Connor have named their first starting team as their reign in charge of the senior side commences this afternoon. They have handed starting jerseys to ...

Not the end for Enda

Irish skipper Enda O'Coineen has vowed to 'complete' the Vendée Globe by sailing his yacht Team Ireland - Kilcullen Voyager back to Les Sables d'Olonne. Enda O'Coineen. Credit Jean-Marie Liot/DPPI/Ve...

McDaid on double for Galway

Three goals in as many minutes at the start of this one-sided encounter set up Galway for a decisive victory over Leitrim at Ballinamore yesterday. Share. Email. Go To. Comments. Leitrim were destroy...

GAA round-up: Louth progress in O’Byrne Cup as Tyrone bounce back from opening day l...

Louth have booked their place in the semi-finals of the O'Byrne Cup after they beat Carlow by 3-14 to 2-12 in Dowdallshill. Kildare also reached the last four after they defeated Offaly by 3-11 to 0-...

Report: Conte drops Diego Costa from Chelsea squad amid conflict, China offer

Chelsea were undaunted by Diego Costa's omission from the squad as the Premier League leaders comfortably overcame champions Leicester City. More. Diego Costa's absence had little impact on Chelsea's...

Chelsea Transfer News: Belgian journalist’s Romelu Lukaku bombshell

According to the Liverpool Echo, injured Everton winger Yannick Bolasie, on BBC Radio 5, has warned Chelsea that star striker Romelu Lukaku is off limits by saying that a move would be “out of bounds...

Harry Arter speaks on footballer who trolled him over stillborn daughter

Professionally, personally, he's been through the ringer but he's always come out at the other side of it standing on his own two feet, ready to take whatever else football and life has to throw at h...