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Dundalk defender voted as Airtricity League's Player of the Month for May
Sean Gannon got the nod ahead of Bohemians’ Danny Mandroiu.
Irish duo Collins and O'Shea pick up Football League POTM awards
The pair have been in excellent form for Luton and Bury respectively.
Liverpool and Egypt star Mo Salah named African Footballer of the Year
The forward saw off competition from Sadio Mane, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Naby Keita and Victor Moses to win the BBC award.
Munster star scrum-half Conor Murray named RWI Player of the Year
In trying times for women’s 15-a-side rugby on these shores, Dr Claire Molloy was voted women’s player of the year.
McGregor beats Golovkin and Canelo to ESPY Best Fighter award
The Dubliner also had competition from Roman Gonzalez and fellow UFC champion Robbie Lawler.
A Man United player has won Premier League POTM for the first time in 2 years
Anthony Martial hasn’t taken long to settle in at his new club.
Do you agree with The Sunday Game’s man-of-the-match selection?
Rory O’Carroll, Brian Fenton and Philly McMahon were the candidates from the Montrose panel.
Who deserves the man-of-the-match award in today’s All-Ireland final?
It was a good day at the office for these lads.
Keep your shirt on! CJ Stander is the Munster Player of the Year
The South African back row is the first overseas players to claim the honour.
12 sports films that did more than enough to deserve an Oscar in our book
Even if we had to make up a few categories to get them there.
Christy Fagan scoops PFAI Player of the Year
Dundalk’s Daryl Horgan and Stephen Kenny were also winners at last night’s ceremony at the Gibson Hotel.
Rodgers beats Pulis to Manager of the Year award
The Liverpool boss picked up the top prize at the LMA’s annual dinner in London last night.
Keane and McCarthy scoop FAI Player of the Year awards
The annual awards were held at RTÉ studios this evening.
Pogba named best young player in Europe
The Juventus and France midfielder has won the prestigious Golden Boy award.
Bayern dominate Ballon D'Or nominations
The treble winners boast six players on the short-list for the FIFA award.
'Ah, it's been grand': Jimmy Gopperth celebrates player-of-the-month award with cringey interview
So, we guess he’s Irish now?
Bale and Van Persie make UEFA Player of the Year shortlist
The 10 nominations include four Bayern Munich players as well as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
In a league of their own: La Liga stars dominate World XI
And by dominate, we mean completely dominate.
Del Bosque picks Pirlo for Ballon d'Or
Italy fell to a 4-0 loss to Spain in the Euro 2012 final this year, but the 33-year-old remains widely regarded as one of the best in his position after some stellar performances at the tournament.
Top dog: Kearney named Players' Player of the Year
Rob Kearney took home two of the big prizes from last night’s IRUPA Rugby Players’ Awards in Dublin.
Van Persie claims Football Writers' award ahead of Rooney and Scholes
Arsenal’s Dutch striker has added the FWA prize to the PFA award he won on Sunday night.
Top man: Lydiate takes home Six Nations player award
Ireland’s Jonny Sexton was runner-up in the voting for the 2012 Six Nations Player of the Championship.
Frank O'Farrell doc shortlisted for IFTA sports prize
Four documentaries are in the running for Best Sports Programme at this year’s Irish Film and Television Awards.