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# In form

Last month
May 2023
# In form
Duffy on the double as Derry make it 6 wins from 7
Ruaidhri Higgins’ men were too good for UCD this evening.
This year
# Football
Arsenal extend Premier League lead with 3-0 win over Fulham
The Gunners went five points ahead of Man City after beating Fulham.
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Hat-trick of assists for Trossard as Arsenal extend Premier League lead
The Gunners went five points ahead of Man City after beating Fulham.
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Hat-trick of assists in Championship for Ireland's Will Smallbone
Elsewhere, Danny Mandroiu and David McGoldrick were on target.
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Five years on from Ireland debut against France, Shamrock Rovers star on the rise again
Graham Burke says he has rediscovered the fitness and sharpness needed to fire the Hoops to glory.
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Rashford-inspired Man United close in on City
The Red Devils earned a comfortable victory against Leicester today.
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Coombes says Munster 'starting to click' at the right time
The Cork native has now scored 32 tries in 65 appearances.
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'If I was the Irish coach, I'd be on to Jenny Murphy straight away and getting her back in'
The Leinster centre has been in impressive form during the Women’s Interprovincial Championships.
Last year
# In form
Waterford earn convincing win to boost promotion hopes
There was a gulf in class between the two sides as Cobh Ramblers were well beaten.
# In form
Chelsea rally from behind to claim back-to-back Women's Super League wins
Sam Kerr, Fran Kirby and Millie Bright were all on target in a 3-1 victory over West Ham.
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Erik ten Hag: Much more to come from Man Utd match-winner Marcus Rashford
Rashford scored twice as Man Utd ended Arsenal’s winning start to the season.
# In form
LOI's top goalscorer claims Player of the Month award for July
Aidan Keena has 11 Premier Division goals so far this season.
# Take a Bow
Stevie McKenna continues impressive run with knockout victory
It means the impressive 25-year-old now has 12 wins since turning professional.
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Shelbourne left frustrated by 3 disallowed goals as Sligo stay unbeaten under new boss
It was the ideal preparation for the Bit O’Red’s upcoming European game against Bala Town.
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World number one Swiatek racks up 30th successive victory after straight sets win at French Open
Iga Swiatek defeated Alison Riske of the United States to reach the French Open third round.
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Burnley interim boss ‘a little embarrassed’ amid remarkable run
The Clarets have picked up 10 points from four games under Mike Jackson.
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Highest-scoring Englishman in big 5 leagues Abraham relaxed over transfer rumours
The striker has scored 26 goals for club and country this term.
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Vlahovic scores 32nd of the season as Juve clash ends in controversy
Elsewhere, Franck Ribery believes that Salernitana can perform a miracle escape from relegation.
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Bukayo Saka’s penalty miss in Euro 2020 final was 'great for his career'
The youngster impressed in Arsenal’s 3-2 win at Watford.
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France boss Galthié wary of 'very strong' Ireland ahead of Six Nations title bid
Les Bleus host Andy Farrell’s side in Paris on 12 February.
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Ulster survive nervy climax to beat Clermont and make it 4 from 4
Five tries at Kingspan Stadium and a thoroughly dominant display for 70 minutes proved enough for the Irish side.
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'This is a bit of a last chance saloon for him' - Heaslip's warning for Carty
Ireland head coach Andy Farrell is due to name is squad for the Six Nations today.
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Irish U21 striker Scully on target in Lincoln victory, Sunderland miss chance to go top of League One
Scully hit his 12th goal of the season.
All time
# Irish Eye
Cork-born striker Drinan hits double as phenomenal season continues, good night for Ogbene in League One
Elsewhere, Galway native Conor Shaughnessy scored his third goal of the season.
# In form
Phil Foden warns Man United that City are ready for their derby clash
The England midfielder opened the scoring as City eased to a 4-1 win over the Belgian side at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday.
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Kellaway scores superb hat-trick as Wallabies down Pumas
The winger has now crossed for seven tries since his international debut against New Zealand earlier this year.
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'Every time you give him the ball, you feel like something’s happening' - Praise for Man City's £100 million man
Nathan Ake believes Jack Grealish has added an extra dimension to the side.
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Ex-Ireland U21 international scores 8th and 9th goals of the season
Anthony Scully also registered three assists as Lincoln thrashed Cambridge.
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'We've got a new manager and we stayed down in the Championship, so that probably went in my favour'
Irish youngster Gavin Kilkenny on how he has been revitalised this season.
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David Moyes hopes it is the last waltz for Hammers recordbreaker
Michail Antonio left the West Ham manager unimpressed with his celebration.
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Irish midfielder McGrath scores 17th of the season amid 6-goal thriller
The former Dundalk star has attracted interest from other clubs after impressing at St Mirren.
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Liverpool loanee tipped to star in the Premier League
Mick McCarthy claims Harry Wilson could be gracing the Reds’ team next season.
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Rovers leave it late at Harps but keep winning run going
Rory Gaffney and Sean Hoare were the matchwinners for Stephen Bradley’s team.
# form
Has Josh van der Flier played himself into the Lions conversation?
The Leinster openside’s form was discussed on today’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra.
# Mixed Fortunes
Ireland's tormentor ends 21-game barren run in Premier League, but Fulham stunned by late show
Having starred against Stephen Kenny’s men, Aleksandar Mitrovic netted in the top flight for the first time since September.
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'Tadhg Beirne has cemented his spot... he's been a real bonus for Ireland'
Will Connors has excelled at openside over the last two weekends.
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Ex-Ireland U21 winger scores 11th goal of the season
Olamide Shodipo is enjoying a prolific loan spell with Oxford United.
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Bale and Kane star as resurgent Tottenham boost top-four bid
Jose Mourinho’s side are now just two points off fourth-place Chelsea after beating Crystal Palace.
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Patrick Bamford scores 13th goal of the season in Leeds win
Stuart Dallas and Raphinha were also on target in the victory over Southampton.
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Former Liverpool player lifts Lazio before Bayern clash
Luis Alberto scored the only goal as his side battled past Sampdoria 1-0 to move fourth in Serie A .