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# European Football

Last week
26th November 2023 - 9th December 2023
Robbie Keane's Maccabi Tel Aviv progress to knockout stage of Europa Conference League
The Isreali side beat Breidablik of Iceland 2-1.
This year
English teenager scores on full debut as Juventus go second
Bellingham on target for Dortmund as Bundesliga remains on a knife-edge.
Raspadori pushes Napoli past Juve and to brink of title
First-half finish restores advantage to 11 points with eight games remaining.
Dortmund beat Frankfurt to go top after Bayern lose to Mainz
Jude Bellingham was on target as Dormund chase a first league title in a decade.
Last year
Shamrock Rovers drawn with Dutch side AZ Alkmaar in the Uefa Youth League
The Hoops qualified via the domestic champions path.
St Pat's learn their fate in the Europa Conference League draw
Tim Clancy’s side will play either Sfintul Gheorghe of Moldova or Slovenian club Mura.
Russian clubs banned from Champions League and other European competitions next season
Russian clubs and national teams were suspended ‘until further notice’ in February following the country’s invasion of Ukraine.
Gerrard to deepen the crisis at Man United with FA Cup win: John Brewin's unmissable matches
The problems at Old Trafford go beyond their interim manager, writes our columnist in this week’s European Eye.
All time
Stay of execution for Ole, Juve stuttering and Van Bommel sacked: John Brewin's standout games
In the latest European Eye, our columnist previews five matches worth checking out this weekend.
Prodigal son returns as Messi waits for home debut: John Brewin's standout matches this weekend
Our European football expert singles out games from the Premier League, the Bundesliga, Ligue 1, La Liga and Serie A.
St Pat's drawn with Red Star Belgrade in the Uefa Youth League
The Saints will face Serbian opposition in the U19 competition.
Barcelona begin life after Messi: John Brewin's not-to-be-missed games this weekend
Welcome to European Eye, our new weekly slot with football expert John Brewin.
Victory over Dutch side Vitesse would taste sweeter for Duffy after recovering from Covid-19
Dundalk are action in the Europa Conference League at Tallaght Stadium on Thursday.
Shamrock Rovers draw Slovan Bratislava in the Champions League qualifiers
The Hoops will take on the Slovakian champions next month.
Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus defend Super League in face of Uefa 'threats'
The clubs released a joint statement this morning.
Celtic, Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers discover opponents for Europa League third qualifying round
The Scottish champions face a trip to Latvia or San Marino, while the League of Ireland sides must first come through second qualifying round ties.
Ibrahimovic-inspired AC Milan hamper Lazio's title bid, as Valencia's late season disappointment continues
A wrap of the late kick-offs across Europe this evening between Serie A and La Liga.
Atalanta edge towards Champions League, Roma struggle again and Bundesliga survival bid goes to the wire
There were three big games down for decision in Italy and Germany tonight.
Late Wolfsburg winner denies 'punchbag' Moenchengladbach Bundesliga top spot
League leaders going into this weekend, Marco Rose’s side were beaten 2-1.
BT Sport agrees €1.4 billion deal to retain Champions League and Europa League TV rights
The network will show European football’s top club competitions in Ireland and the UK from 2021-2024.
Derry City on the verge of European football after Sligo win
Goals from Jamie McDonagh and Barry McNamee turned the game around.
Bohemians handed 'glamorous tie' in Uefa Youth League
Craig Sexton’s side will face the champions of Greece in the first round.
Jimenez and Dendoncker on target as Wolves seal Europa League spot against Torino
Goals either side of half-time from Raul Jimenez and Leander Dendoncker secured a 2-1 win.
Liverpool meet Napoli again while Man City face Shakhtar as Champions League draw takes place
This season’s Champions League draw took place in Monaco this evening.
Dundalk and Celtic learn Champions League qualifying paths
The third round draw was made in Nyon this morning.
Famous draw with Liverpool, beating Shels in Dublin and dumping out PSV - Brann’s 1996/97 European Odyssey
Shamrock Rovers take on SK Brann in the first leg of their Europa League qualifying tie in Norway this evening.
RTÉ announce live coverage of Dundalk's Champions League opener
The League of Ireland champions face Riga FC at Oriel Park next week.
Bohemians U19s qualify for Uefa Youth League for second year running
Craig Sexton’s side progress through Uefa’s domestic champions path.
Champions League hero Origi looking forward to 'positive' Liverpool contract talks
The Belgium forward scored three important goals in the latter stages of this year’s European campaign having had limited first-team opportunities this season.
History-makers Atalanta and Inter qualify for Champions League but AC Milan miss out
Elsewhere, Massimiliano Allegri ended his Juventus career in disappointing fashion.
'Playthings' Man City and PSG 'ruining the entire system' of European football, says La Liga chief
The Spanish league’s president has slammed the clubs.
Uefa panel to recommend Manchester City Champions League ban - report
Not the best of news after they were crowned Premier League champions yesterday.
Ajax bounce back from European heartbreak to claim Eredivisie top spot with one game left
They were 4-1 winners over FC Utrecht at the Johan Cruyff Arena.
Lacazette's stunning free-kick secures Arsenal's Europa League semi-final berth
The Premier League side were 1-0 winners over Napoli this evening, going through 3-0 on aggregate.
Fit-again Sanchez back for Man United's trip to Barcelona
Nemanja Matic is also in United’s 22-man squad for tomorrow night’s second leg.
Juventus put one hand on title after squeezing past Napoli
The Italian giants stretched their lead at the top of the Serie A to 16 points.
Strong opposition to creation of European 'Super League' after Football Leaks uncovers plans
The continent’s elite clubs have reportedly been in discussions with the aim of breaking away from their domestic leagues.
'We didn’t just beat one of the best underage teams in the world by fluke, we played real football'
Andy Lyons talks to The42 about Ireland U19′s victory over the Netherlands, representing Bohs in the Uefa Youth League and why more young players need a chance at Ireland senior level.
Wexford Youths take lead against Ajax but lose out in Champions League qualifier
Ireland striker Rianna Jarrett was on target for the Women’s National League champions before the Dutch side scored four.
Atletico Madrid have been hit with a seven month transfer ban
Madrid have said they were discriminated against following the ruling, describing the ban as unfair and causing “irreparable damage to our club.”