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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Friendly fire

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Iranian missile kills 19 people in friendly fire incident
Iranian media rarely report on mishaps during its exercises, signalling the severity of this incident.
Six-try Connacht underline attacking quality with pre-season win over Munster
Andy Friend’s side look in good shape ahead of next week’s Pro14 opener.
Insigne too hot for Klopp's men as Liverpool slump to preseason defeat against Napoli
Harvey Elliott made his Reds debut in a 3-0 friendly defeat after joining the club from Fulham.
6 of the best for Liverpool as Marseille beaten by Accrington
Rhian Brewster netted a double in a comprehensive win against Tranmere Rovers.
Moscow blames Israel and asserts right to 'retaliatory actions' after Syria shoots down Russian plane
Russia says that Israel was carrying out airstrikes and ‘used the Russian plane as cover’.
Ireland U21 international on target as Burnley earn hard-fought win in Cork
Jimmy Dunne scored the game’s only goal at Turner’s Cross.
Salah scores but Ronaldo comes out on top in battle of the superstars
The 33-year-old Real Madrid player had to wait for the VAR system to validate his goal.
Watch: Jonny Hayes on target as Celtic put 9 past Shamrock Rovers
The Irish side played a second-string team following their midweek Europa League exploits.
Friendly fire as Walters and McClean thunderbolts help Ireland overcome Uruguay
The visitors had got back into the game, after Atletico Madrid’s José Giménez headed home a set piece.
Putin apologises after Russian air strike accidentally kills three Turkish soldiers
Russian and Turkish authorities appear keen to move on after today’s airstrike.
'It's not ideal preparation' - Connacht left without pre-season run
Pat Lam’s squad trained against Ulster Bank League outfit Clontarf last weekend.
Shane Duffy pinged in two shocking own goals before getting sent off tonight
Oh very dear.
Newcastle and Leeds enjoyed comfortable pre-season wins in Dublin this afternoon
Bohs and Shamrock Rovers played host to the Championship clubs.
RVP was an arsehole over World Cup comments - Van Hooijdonk
The former team-mates are caught up in a war of words.
The US and Russia are starting "deconfliction" talks on Syria
The Pentagon was riled, after getting only one hour’s vague ‘heads-up’ from Russia that it was about to start bombing.
Gerrard ready for 'war' with Lampard when NYC arrive in LA
Pfft. Robbie Keane will end up overshadowing them anyway.
Inzaghi gets one over on Ancelotti as Milan end Real Madrid's 23-game winning streak
Despite goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema, the world champions were beaten 4-2 by the Rossoneri in Dubai.
McGoldrick stars on debut as Ireland outclass USA
The Ipswich Town forward set up the opening two goals for the hosts.
The international friendlies to look forward to this week
Michel Platini, with this week of football you’re really spoiling us.
Des Cahill and Joe Brolly got into a heated exchange over the doctor push incident at Croker yesterday
Brolly said his RTE colleagues were overblowing the incident.
Cameroon's World Cup descends into late night scrap as Assou-Ekotto picks fight with team-mate
Ah, lads. Leave it!
Celtic's Emilio Izaguirre somehow escapes red for point-blank piledriver at Daniel Sturridge
The Honduran took offence to being made look lethargic by the England striker.
Is this another not-so-subtle Van Gaal hint as MUTV show Netherlands friendly?
Of course, they claim it’s the clash of RVP and Valencia.
Reid, Doyle and Elliot ruled out of Serbia friendly
Martin O’Neill has no plans to call up any replacements though.
Kosovo ask Adnan Januzaj to play in friendly with Haiti
The Manchester United star could make the appearance without making a final decision about which country to represent.
Ireland v Wales, international friendly
We’ll have all the minute-by-minute action from Cardiff.
No biggie: Serbian goalkeeper plays on with a bullet in his head
He just thought he’d walk it off.
Watch: So, who's your money on... Katie Taylor or Paddy Barnes?
Olympic medalist Barnes is not holding back as he takes on the country’s great hope for London. Intense.
Birmingham City to face Cork City in friendly
“We’re delighted to get a game of this quality mid way through what is a vital season for the club.”