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This month
September 2023
Boks blow ahead of Ireland clash as Marx ruled out of the World Cup
The 29-year-old was set to play a key role against Andy Farrell’s side next weekend.
Last month
August 2023
Healy ruled out as Farrell confirms Ireland's World Cup squad
Stuart McCloskey has been included as part of an 18/15 split.
Healy ruled out as Farrell confirms Ireland's World Cup squad
Stuart McCloskey has been included as part of an 18/15 split.
Owen Farrell to face appeal hearing early next week
The England captain’s World Cup involvement is back in doubt.
World Rugby to appeal against overturning of red card from England captain Owen Farrell
Farrell was sent off for a high tackle following an off-pitch ‘bunker’ review of the incident during last weekend’s World Cup warm-up game.
Katie Taylor and Chantelle Cameron to run it back at Dublin's 3Arena in November
The champion has warned that ‘Katie picked the wrong fighter to fight’ ahead of their sequel on Irish soil.
This year
Mason Mount completes Manchester United move on five-year contract
Mount came through the ranks at Chelsea and made 129 Premier League appearances for them.
Treble-winning captain Gundogan leaves Manchester City for Barcelona
Club pays tribute to ‘inspiration’ and ‘wonderful servant’ as long-expected transfer confirmed.
Leicester appoint Enzo Maresca as new manager on 3-year deal
The 43-year-old Italian was previously a member of Pep Guardiola’s coaching team at Manchester City.
Here are the groups for the 2023 All-Ireland ladies football championship
Holders Meath are pitted against Donegal and Waterford.
Ireland's 2024 Six Nations opener against France moved to Marseille
The 2022 and 2023 Grand Slam winners will meet under Friday Night Lights on 2 February next at Orange Velodrome.
United suffer huge blow as Martinez ruled out for season and Varane for 'a few weeks'
It means Erik ten Hag will be without both first choice centre backs for key stages of the season’s run-in.
Frank Lampard returns to Chelsea as interim boss
The club confirmed the appointment today.
Frank Lampard returns to Chelsea as interim boss
The club confirmed the appointment today.
Switzerland chosen as Women’s Euro 2025 hosts
The Republic of Ireland will be targetting their first-ever European Championship finals appearance.
Man United defender among the new faces as Ireland's World Cup preparations ramp up
Vera Pauw has included Aoife Mannion and Marissa Sheva in her squad for a training camp and friendly against China PR.
Bealham starts for Ireland against Wales as Furlong ruled out injured
Stuart McCloskey starts at inside centre, while Ross Byrne has made the bench.
Waterford to play Munster hurling championship home games in Thurles
FBD Semple Stadium has been approved as the venue for Déise’s meetings with Limerick and Clare.
Last year
Full League of Ireland fixture list for 2023 confirmed
It is the first season in which the Women’s National League joins the same structure as men’s divisions.
Here are Ireland's potential opponents in the Euro 2024 qualifier draw
All of the seedings have been settled following last night’s culmination of the Nations League campaign.
'One of the most exciting young players in Europe' completes €23m Chelsea move
18-year-old midfielder Carney Chukwuemeka swaps Aston Villa for Stamford Bridge.
Bayern Munich splash €70m on Dutch defender De Ligt
The 22-year-old centre-half has spent three seasons at Juventus.
Italian club Como confirm move for Ireland U21 international Kerrigan
A three-year deal has been announced for the UCD midfielder.
Shamrock Rovers' Danny Mandroiu completes Lincoln City move
The League One club have confirmed the signing of the 23-year-old.
Leeds continue signing spree with addition of Colombia's Luis Sinisterra
The exciting 23-year-old winger has penned a five-year deal at Elland Road.
Man United announce addition of Dutch defender Tyrell Malacia
The 22-year-old has signed a deal until 2026 with the Premier League outfit.
Man City complete €48 million signing of England midfielder Phillips
The 26-year-old joins the Premier League champions from Leeds United.
Lukaku returns to Inter Milan on loan from Chelsea
The 29-year-old endured an underwhelming 2021-22 season at Stamford Bridge.
Multi-talented Galway star becomes latest Irish AFLW signing
Áine McDonagh’s move to Hawthorn has been confirmed.
Arsenal seal €40 million deal for Porto midfielder Vieira
The Gunners are also reportedly keen to sign Gabriel Jesus and Youri Tielemans.
Ex-Milan and Newcastle striker named as Blackburn's new manager
The Championship club have handed Jon Dahl Tomasson a three-year deal to replace Tony Mowbray.
Wales secure historic World Cup qualification after narrow win over Ukraine
Gareth Bale’s 34th-minute free-kick was deflected into his own goal by captain Andriy Yarmalenko as the hosts reached the finals for the first time since 1958.
Ireland to play Māori All Blacks twice on summer tour to New Zealand
The IRFU have finalised Ireland’s full schedule ahead of their summer tour.
Details for Ireland's three-Test tour of New Zealand finally confirmed
Andy Farrell is expected to bring a big squad with two further games still to be announced.
IRFU director of women's rugby Eddy leaves post with immediate effect
The union will tomorrow reveal details of an independent report into the World Cup qualification failure.
Formula One cancels Russian Grand Prix following invasion of Ukraine
The race, which was due to take place in Sochi on 25 September, has now been scrapped.
Leaving Cert to go ahead on exams-only basis this year as minister rules out accredited grades
Both the Leaving Cert and Junior Cert are set to go ahead in June.
The Minister for Education said that there would be additional choices within the exams.
She added that grades would be standardised against grades in 2021, to avoid issues with grade inflation.
The Junior Cert exams are also set to go ahead later this year.
Opinion: If government parties want future votes, they must listen to the Class of 2022
Second-level students union says 'traditional' State exams can't go ahead
New Tipperary jersey and sponsor revealed
A two-year sponsorship deal with Fiserv, Inc was announced by the county today.
Mike Lowry and Mack Hansen included in Ireland's Six Nations squad
Connacht’s Cian Prendergast is also involved as a development player.
Forwards coach Rowntree signs new two-year deal to stay with Munster
The ex-England international will be with the province until June 2024 at least.