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#Champions

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Celtic claim seventh trophy under Brendan Rodgers as Christie strike secures League Cup
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# Treble Treble Treble

Celtic claim seventh trophy under Brendan Rodgers as Christie strike secures League Cup

Dec 2nd 2018, 6:04 PM 6,610 Views 11 Comments

A third consecutive treble is still on the cards as Celtic saw off Aberdeen at Hampden Park on Sunday.

Young star Mullen bags two goals as Ballyhale coast past Ballyboden to Leinster hurling crown
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Young star Mullen bags two goals as Ballyhale coast past Ballyboden to Leinster hurling crown

Dec 2nd 2018, 3:39 PM 11,950 Views 2 Comments

Henry Sheffln’s side ran out 16-point winners over Ballyboden St Enda’s.

All-Ireland winning boss commits to Dublin for new two-year term
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# Mick Bohan

All-Ireland winning boss commits to Dublin for new two-year term

Nov 21st 2018, 12:24 PM 4,600 Views 0 Comments

Mick Bohan was appointed to the role in December 2016.

Cooney goal decisive as St Thomas' reclaim their Galway hurling crown
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Cooney goal decisive as St Thomas' reclaim their Galway hurling crown

Nov 18th 2018, 3:38 PM 9,537 Views 3 Comments

Darragh Burke bagged 1-7 for the victors.

'He made us champions': Leicester pays tribute to Thai owner
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# Tragedy

'He made us champions': Leicester pays tribute to Thai owner

Oct 29th 2018, 12:10 AM 28,051 Views 8 Comments

Four other people on the helicopter, including two members of Vichai’s staff, were also killed in the crash.

Family affair as former Limerick boss TJ Ryan leads Garryspillane to Limerick intermediate glory
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Family affair as former Limerick boss TJ Ryan leads Garryspillane to Limerick intermediate glory

Oct 20th 2018, 7:50 PM 10,832 Views 2 Comments

His brothers David and Donie, and son Colin played key roles in the victory.

Dundalk secure record league points tally as Hoban scores 29th goal of the season
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Dundalk secure record league points tally as Hoban scores 29th goal of the season

Oct 19th 2018, 9:49 PM 4,651 Views 4 Comments

The Lilywhites were too good for manager-less Sligo at Oriel Park tonight.

Two more years! Dundalk's Michael Duffy agrees new deal with SSE Airtricity League champions
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# New Deal

Two more years! Dundalk's Michael Duffy agrees new deal with SSE Airtricity League champions

Oct 6th 2018, 1:08 PM 3,673 Views 1 Comment

The Derry native has been a standout performer for the Lilywhites this season.

'Best day of my life' - US-based Ireland international O'Sullivan wins National Women's Soccer League title
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

'Best day of my life' - US-based Ireland international O'Sullivan wins National Women's Soccer League title

Sep 23rd 2018, 5:17 PM 20,548 Views 4 Comments

Denise O’Sullivan was an integral member of the NC Courage side which were crowned National Women’s Soccer League champions.

Nail-biting finish sees Leinster claim inter-pro title after draw with Munster
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Nail-biting finish sees Leinster claim inter-pro title after draw with Munster

Sep 15th 2018, 10:26 PM 10,456 Views 2 Comments

Both sides finished the campaign with two wins and a draw but, with the roles reversed from last year, Leinster secured the silverware.

Champions! UCD clinch First Division title after Conor Davis hits late equaliser
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# Winning

Champions! UCD clinch First Division title after Conor Davis hits late equaliser

Sep 14th 2018, 10:20 PM 4,703 Views 2 Comments

The Students lifted the silverware after a 1-1 draw against Finn Harps.

Ireland’s rise in 7s continues as Eddy's men make history with Grand Prix title in Poland
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# History Makers

Ireland’s rise in 7s continues as Eddy's men make history with Grand Prix title in Poland

Sep 9th 2018, 10:28 PM 13,744 Views 10 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side set a new series points tally, securing 23 wins from 24 matches across the four legs.

Leinster Schools clinch inter-pro title with victory over Ulster in UL
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Leinster Schools clinch inter-pro title with victory over Ulster in UL

Aug 26th 2018, 7:40 PM 9,081 Views 4 Comments

IQ Rugby secured a win in their final fixture against Munster in UL.

Newly crowned All-Ireland champions Limerick receive heroes' welcome home
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# Success

Newly crowned All-Ireland champions Limerick receive heroes' welcome home

Aug 20th 2018, 7:43 PM 31,392 Views 25 Comments

Thousands of fans have turned up today at the Gaelic Grounds and elsewhere to greet the team.

'We felt that we were second-class citizens when it came to hurling. We were always the bridesmaids'
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'We felt that we were second-class citizens when it came to hurling. We were always the bridesmaids'

Aug 19th 2018, 7:47 PM 6,276 Views 2 Comments

Limerick manager John Kiely praises his team’s work-rate and courage under fire.

Perfect start to the day for Galway as minors collect third All-Ireland hurling crown in four years
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Perfect start to the day for Galway as minors collect third All-Ireland hurling crown in four years

Aug 19th 2018, 2:32 PM 7,747 Views 5 Comments

The Tribesmen had seven points to spare over Kilkenny in Croke Park.

Sterling Silva as Man City spoil the start of Arsenal's Emery era
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Sterling Silva as Man City spoil the start of Arsenal's Emery era

Aug 12th 2018, 6:20 PM 7,177 Views 11 Comments

Pep Guardiola’s side were 2-0 winners at the Emirates.

Aguero shines with a double as Man City complete Community Shield triumph
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# Wembley

Aguero shines with a double as Man City complete Community Shield triumph

Aug 5th 2018, 5:21 PM 11,805 Views 5 Comments

Maurizio Sarri’s first competitive match in charge of Chelsea ended in defeat as Sergio Aguero reached 201 Manchester City goals.

'Too many times West of Ireland teams shy away from being favourites' - Galway boss Glennon
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'Too many times West of Ireland teams shy away from being favourites' - Galway boss Glennon

Jul 20th 2018, 7:30 AM 4,825 Views 1 Comment

Galway take on Waterford in the TG4 All-Ireland senior championship tomorrow in St Brendan’s Park.

Pogba and Mbappe fire France to World Cup glory
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Pogba and Mbappe fire France to World Cup glory

Jul 15th 2018, 5:54 PM 28,592 Views 83 Comments

Didier Deschamps’ men overcame Croatia 4-2.

Breathtaking Donegal score 9-21 to secure back-to-back Ulster titles
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# Landslide

Breathtaking Donegal score 9-21 to secure back-to-back Ulster titles

Jun 17th 2018, 6:48 PM 11,441 Views 2 Comments

It was a one-sided affair at Brewster Park on Sunday as Donegal secured a landslide win against Armagh.

Mayo crowned EirGrid Connacht U20 champions as Rossies suffer 16 point defeat
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Mayo crowned EirGrid Connacht U20 champions as Rossies suffer 16 point defeat

Jun 17th 2018, 2:57 PM 9,947 Views 1 Comment

Mayo claimed their first ever Connacht U20 championship at Dr Hyde Park on Sunday with a landslide win.

Sexton sensational as Leinster smash Scarlets to secure historic double
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# Glory Days

Sexton sensational as Leinster smash Scarlets to secure historic double

May 26th 2018, 7:55 PM 52,319 Views 68 Comments

Jordan Larmour’s sublime solo try was among the highlights of a stunning Leinster performance in Dublin.

Chelsea claim FA Cup at Wembley thanks to decisive Hazard penalty
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# Magic Of The Cup

Chelsea claim FA Cup at Wembley thanks to decisive Hazard penalty

May 19th 2018, 7:08 PM 25,295 Views 90 Comments

Eden Hazard’s penalty in the first half handed Chelsea the FA Cup for an eighth time.

Stalemate sees Juventus become first team in Serie A history to win four doubles in a row
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# Scudetto

Stalemate sees Juventus become first team in Serie A history to win four doubles in a row

May 13th 2018, 10:01 PM 7,012 Views 6 Comments

The Old Lady saw off a season-long battle with Napoli at the top of the table to claim another Scudetto title.

'It's not about the fifth star but chasing up to number ten': Leinster celebrate in style
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# Fun In The Sun

'It's not about the fifth star but chasing up to number ten': Leinster celebrate in style

May 13th 2018, 7:27 PM 13,140 Views 14 Comments

Leo Cullen’s squad joined hundreds of supporters to continue the celebrations after their record-equalling fourth European title.

Stunning comeback sees Maynooth University Town crowned Intermediate champions
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Stunning comeback sees Maynooth University Town crowned Intermediate champions

May 12th 2018, 8:01 PM 10,810 Views 2 Comments

Maynooth produced a seismic comeback late on to secure a memorable extra time win at the Aviva Stadium.

'I can't believe we're champions again': Nacewa and Sexton speechless as Leinster reign in Spain
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'I can't believe we're champions again': Nacewa and Sexton speechless as Leinster reign in Spain

May 12th 2018, 7:11 PM 12,828 Views 33 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side battled hard to defeat Racing 92 15-12 in Bilbao this evening.

Wicklow crowned Division 4 champions thanks to brilliant Kealy hat-trick
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# Garden County

Wicklow crowned Division 4 champions thanks to brilliant Kealy hat-trick

May 7th 2018, 4:36 PM 3,457 Views 0 Comments

The Garden County powered to a comfortable victory over Louth at St Brendan’s Park on Monday, securing Division 3 football for 2019.

Declan Rice involved in unfortunate own goal as Man City stroll to victory over West Ham
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# Setting Records

Declan Rice involved in unfortunate own goal as Man City stroll to victory over West Ham

Apr 29th 2018, 4:36 PM 7,841 Views 9 Comments

The title winners had a comfortable 4-1 victory over the Hammers in London.

O'Mahony: 'I'm tired of learning lessons... I'm tired of losing semi-finals'
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# Down And Out

O'Mahony: 'I'm tired of learning lessons... I'm tired of losing semi-finals'

Apr 22nd 2018, 6:57 PM 52,765 Views 104 Comments

The Munster captain was gutted after Munster’s latest fall in the last four of Europe.

Guardiola's newly-crowned champions turn on the style to fire five past sorry Swansea
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# High Five

Guardiola's newly-crowned champions turn on the style to fire five past sorry Swansea

Apr 22nd 2018, 6:21 PM 4,222 Views 18 Comments

Pep Guardiola’s side handed Swansea a heavy defeat one week after being crowned Premier League champions.

UL Bohemians retain Women's All-Ireland League crown with win over Old Belvedere
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UL Bohemians retain Women's All-Ireland League crown with win over Old Belvedere

Apr 22nd 2018, 1:33 PM 2,605 Views 1 Comment

They prevailed 15-0 at Portlaoise RFC yesterday.

'The journey is better than the end' – De Bruyne delighted with City campaign
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'The journey is better than the end' – De Bruyne delighted with City campaign

Apr 17th 2018, 7:59 AM 2,539 Views 6 Comments

De Bruyne felt Manchester City’s Premier League campaign as a whole was enjoyable.

Man City forced to wait, as Pogba inspires remarkable United comeback
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# Thriller

Man City forced to wait, as Pogba inspires remarkable United comeback

Apr 7th 2018, 7:25 PM 34,463 Views 122 Comments

The Premier League leaders were 2-0 up at half-time.

Bayern Munich secure sixth Bundesliga title in a row with five games to spare
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# Jupp Jupp

Bayern Munich secure sixth Bundesliga title in a row with five games to spare

Apr 7th 2018, 4:37 PM 2,908 Views 1 Comment

The champions defeated FC Augsburg 4-1 to mathematically clinch the title.

How well do you remember these Champions League winners?
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How well do you remember these Champions League winners?

Apr 2nd 2018, 6:07 PM 14,923 Views 10 Comments

With the quarter-finals set to get underway later this week. we remember some of the top teams of the past.

Aviva Stadium homecoming for Grand Slam winners cancelled due to snowfall
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# It's Off

Aviva Stadium homecoming for Grand Slam winners cancelled due to snowfall

Mar 18th 2018, 11:51 AM 8,455 Views 5 Comments

Adverse weather conditions means the free-entry event due to take place at 4.30pm has been cancelled.

Future is bright as Schmidt's Ireland look towards building on Grand Slam success
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Future is bright as Schmidt's Ireland look towards building on Grand Slam success

Mar 18th 2018, 7:00 AM 21,804 Views 30 Comments

The Ireland boss was ‘proud of how some guys got thrown in there and survived.’

France defeat Wales to complete 2018 Women's Six Nations Grand Slam
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France defeat Wales to complete 2018 Women's Six Nations Grand Slam

Mar 16th 2018, 9:37 PM 2,886 Views 0 Comments

A straightforward win saw France score six tries at Colwyn Bay.