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Wednesday 29 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Derby

All time
# Derby Day
Hugo Lloris' 90th-minute penalty save denies Arsenal last-gasp North London Derby win
The French goalkeeper denied Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang a winner right at the death.
# east meets south
Munster and Leinster set for heavyweight showdown at sold-out Thomond
Two full-strength teams makes Saturday’s festive inter-pro a mouthwatering contest.
# Derby
Leinster and Ruddock eyeing 'special win' at Munster's Thomond fortress
The provincial rivals meet in Limerick on Saturday evening.
# Derby Days
Lampard's Derby retain Brian Clough Trophy after tense stalemate in East Midlands derby
Derby County and Nottingham Forest settled for a goalless draw at Pride Park on Monday night.
# talking point
Explosive City allegations overshadow Manchester derby
A four-part Der Spiegel report has accused the club of knowingly deceiving Uefa and breaking Financial Fair Play rules.
# Derby
Munster's heavy artillery concerns Cullen ahead of Aviva inter-pro showdown
Johann van Graan’s side are travelling to the capital fully locked and loaded.
# Fit Again
Earls and Scannell return to Munster training ahead of Ulster's visit
However, hooker Rhys Marshall has been sidelined with a calf injury.
# UK
100-year-old woman who suffered a broken neck after mugging has died
The woman suffered a broken neck and bruising to her face as a result of a robbery last week.
# Derby
'Munster, with the prep they’ll have had, they’ll have got the edge'
Leinster know their inter-provincial rivals will be keen to cut them down after European glory.
# Derby
Munster set up Pro14 semi-final with Leinster after squeezing past Edinburgh
The Irish provinces will meet at the RDS on Saturday 19 May.
# Stalemate
Everton rue late misses as Merseyside derby ends goalless at Goodison
Mohamed Salah’s absence left Liverpool lacking attacking quality as Everton held them to a 0-0 draw in the Premier League on Saturday.
# Sheasy
Man of the match John O'Shea swats away retirement talk with first goal in over four years
The 36-year-old dismissed reports earlier this week that suggested he planned to retire at the end of the season.
# Bragging Rights
Rashford on the double as United remain second with defeat of Klopp's Reds
Jose Mourinho’s side kept their grip on second place in the Premier League with a 2-1 win against Liverpool on Saturday.
Man United vs Liverpool, Premier League
Man United welcomed Liverpool to Old Trafford as these age-old rivals battled for second spot in the Premier League.
# Derby Day
Old Firm primed for Scottish Cup as Celtic and Rangers drawn together in semi-final
The rivals will meet at Hampden Park in mid-April.
# ye little dancer
Ireland international Liam Kelly earns high praise from Jaap Stam following wonder goal
Kelly has played for Ireland at U19 and U21 level and was called into Martin O’Neill’s squad for a World Cup qualifier last year.
# Derby Day
Pigs' heads, pitch invaders and a century of hatred - the Dublin Derby takes centre stage again tonight
Bohemians take on Shamrock Rovers at a sold-out Dalymount Park tonight in another instalment of an iconic rivalry.
# Derby
Super-sub Murray bundles home late winner as Brighton progress in all-Premier League FA Cup tie
Video Assistant Referee made its debut but the technology wasn’t called upon in the Seagulls’ win over Crystal Palace.
# Team news
Jack McGrath to captain Leinster for first time in Stephen's Day Munster clash
The 28-year-old St Mary’s man will captain Leinster for the very first time as they make the trip to Thomond Park on Tuesday.
# Comfortable
Arjen Robben makes history with stunning goal as Bayern boss Dortmund in derby
The Dutchman is now the club’s leading foreign goalscorer in Bundesliga history.
# pogs
Paul Pogba ruled out of Manchester derby
The France international will miss the midweek encounter but there is better news for Ander Herrera.
# Derby
Munster move top of Pro12 as Ulster miss prime chance to boost play-off hopes
Tries from Keith Earls, Dave O’Callaghan and Angus Lloyd powered the southern province to victory.
# last gasp
Scannell's dramatic drop goal seals superb win for Munster in Belfast
Ulster had their own late chance to steal it with a drop-goal at Kingspan Stadium.
# Polite guys
Guardiola brushes off suggestions he won't shake Mourinho's hand ahead of first Manchester derby
The rival managers face off with their new clubs in a friendly in Beijing tomorrow.
# they do though
200 days, two different managers - the tale between two Merseyside derbies
Jurgen Klopp will get his first taste of the local rivalry in Liverpool on Wednesday night.
# Preview
'In theory it's not must win against Munster but it's an important game nonetheless'
Two provinces collide at the Aviva Stadium tonight with more than bragging rights on the line.
# problems
Roma legend Totti facing fan boycott on what could be final derby
Thousands have deserted the club’s home games this season in protest at added security measures.
# Derby
'Axel sat us down and he said, 'Remember this feeling' and walked out'
CJ Stander has returned from Ireland camp eager to help Munster end their season on a high.
# Ease the pressure
Rooney, Mata and Blind send Man United into the FA Cup fifth round
The Red Devils were 3-1 winners over Derby County this evening.
Derby County v Manchester United, FA Cup
Louis van Gaal’s men were on the road to face Championship opposition in the fourth round tonight.
# cup upset
'Beating United could rebuild my reputation' - Warnock
Stephen Warnock believes helping Derby County defeat Manchester United in the FA Cup would improve his knocked reputation.
# Championship
Richard Keogh had a night to forget against Burnley
Keogh’s Derby County lost 4-1 to their playoff rivals.
# Derby
This dog running around on his new 3D printed paws is too cute to handle
Omgg we love Derby.
# Derby
Foley's Munster and Cullen's Leinster look to relaunch their seasons in Thomond Park
This Christmas inter-provincial comes with plenty on the line.
# El Mago
Sexton holds key to Ireland's Clásico against Argentina says Hernández
The Pumas magician says his relationship with Ronan O’Gara is now an ‘awesome’ one.
# Punishment
Celtic's Leigh Griffiths fined over 'refugee' song about Rudi Skacel
The Scottish striker has been fined and given a suspended two-game ban.
# united front
'We all bought in' - Owen Farrell says England backed Robshaw's decision
Stuart Lancaster’s men now have to turn things around before facing Australia next weekend.
# Daniel Pelka
A mother who starved and murdered her four-year-old son has died in prison
Magdalena Luczak was serving a life sentence in prison in Derby.
# Prison Break
This violent robber escaped prison - by walking out the front door
Unsophisticated, but successful.
# Talking Points
Jackson underlines superb form with Joe Schmidt watching on
Iain Henderson’s debatable red card, a thrilling contest and next weekend’s final round.