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Tuesday 7 February 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# London Calling

All time
# January Sales
Mourinho rules out a fresh Rooney bid
Yeah, that whole transfer window stuff is going to start in a couple of weeks again.
# Golden Boy
Tarnished James O'Connor winging his way to Europe
London Irish are being linked with the young back who lost out on a central contract in Australia last month.
# London Calling
Soldado set for Tottenham, says Valencia president
Daniel Levy is set some wheeling and dealing.
Luis Suarez flattered with interest from Arsenal
The lad’s been talking to Uruguayan radio again.
# London Calling
Gunners chief Usmanov wants Rooney at Arsenal
The Russian billionaire reckons the United striker would fit right in at the Emirates.
Bengals blocker would rather quit than play for London
NFL players don’t want to play in a new team in Europe, according to this guy.
# London Calling
Big Ben to be silent during Margaret Thatcher's funeral
The bell of the clock tower was last silenced for former Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill in 1965.
# London calling... again
Heineken Cup: Ulster's quarter final will be in Twickenham after all
Saracens have decided not to host the game at their brand spanking new £24M stadium.
# London Calling
Elwood claims Connacht are 'back on the horse' after thumping win over Dragons
Try-scoring forward George Naoupu is expected to be fit for the Harlequins match after he was taken off on 31 minutes.
# London Calling
Rafa Benitez bids to win round Chelsea fans
The former Liverpool boss will face the press this evening.
# London Calling
Transfer talk: Villas-Boas plays down Willian link
“He is an extremely good player but we have to respect what we are doing and the talent we have in our squad,” AVB said yesterday.
# London Calling
Injury worries aplenty for AVB ahead of Lazio showdown
Injuries to Younes Kaboul and Scott Parker have been compounded by the news that Emmanuel Adebayor has a hamstring injury.
# Wembley Way
NFL: Jaguars commit to four home games in London
The Florida franchise have filled the void left by the St. Louis Rams.
# London Calling
Olympic football: Brazil on course for Olympic glory
The Samba boys set up a Wembley decider with Mexico with a comfortable win over South Korea at Old Trafford.
# Iron Lady
Interview: Morrison promising to give her all, nothing more
Aileen Morrison does not like setting targets for this morning’s Olympic triathlon, but that hasn’t prevented others doing it for her.
# London Calling
Preliminaries: Oscar has taken Chelsea medical
However, the Brazil starlet says he will wait until after the London Olympics to decide where his future lies.
# London Calling
Villas-Boas on the brink of taking Spurs job
The Portuguese will reportedly sign a three-year deal to succeed Harry Redknapp, with the final paperwork to be completed over the weekend.
# 29 Days To Go
London 2012: Introducing... Gavin Noble
Ireland’s first ever male Olympic triathlete is today’s entry in our athlete-by-athlete guide to the games.
# Irish Abroad
London calling: Michael D Higgins makes second trip to London
The President and his wife Sabina are due to attend the opening of a new play by Tom Murphy about Irish emigration.
# Interview
London 2012: Kenneally feels his best is yet to come
Before he sets off for next week’s European Championships, marathon runner Mark Kenneally talks about Olympic preparation and his (sort of) reality TV debut.
# 2012 Olympics
London Calling: New programme follows Olympic hopefuls
RTE will begin screening the documentary next Tuesday, June 18.
# London Calling
Tánaiste to meet British Foreign Secretary William Hague in London
The Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs will meet his British counterpart in London today.
# Escape the Madness
Minister to Londoners: Escape the Olympic madness and come to Ireland
Tourism Ireland and the Department of Transport, Sport and Tourism are urging Londoners to escape the Olympics and come to Ireland during the competition next month.
# London 2012
Great Scott! 'Delighted' Evans qualifies for London 2012
Irish number one Scott Evans will compete in the men’s badminton singles in London this summer.
# London Calling
Open thread: How do you see the Heineken Cup final faring out?
It’s the biggest ever inter-provincial game, we think you should have your say.
# London Calling
Heineken Cup preview: Twickenham braced for 'all-Ireland' final
Leinster and Ulster have reached the final by very different routes but the northern province are out to upset the odds.
# Showdown
Magnificent Kearney sets up Heineken Cup clash of the Irish
Leinster coach Joe Schmidt revealed that Jonny Sexton set the tone at half-time before his side went on to win 19-15.
# Blue Magic
Player ratings: We mark the Leinster players out of 10
It came down to a TMO and an amazing rearguard action but the Blues held on to set up a final with Ulster.
# Light my fire
Hands on: Shannon worker becomes unexpected Olympic torchbearer
The torch made an unscheduled stop at Shannon Airport yesterday.
# London Calling
I'm going to London, Ma! Kearney clinches Olympic judo spot
Lisa Kearney looks set to remain inside the Olympic qualification places which will be ratified on Tuesday.
# London Calling
With just 100 days to go until the 2012 Olympic Games, Irish athletes are on their marks
With a little over three months to go to the London games, we look at all the Irish qualifiers so far and who could still make the grade.
# London Calling
Chelsea not playing for revenge, says Guardiola
An injury-time equaliser from Andres Iniesta denied the Blues a place in the 2009 final. No biggie, says Pep.
# London Calling
Blue's still the colour for Zola as Chelsea job tempts Italian
Stamford Bridge legend admits he’d love to coach former Premier League club.
# Exiled
London calling as Tomás O'Leary agrees to join Exiles
‘I have thoroughly enjoyed my time at Munster and the Heineken Cup triumph in 2008 will always remain a highlight.’
# London Calling
O'Callaghan backing another 'special day' at Twickenham
“The tingles that you got from your first cap don’t change,” according to the veteran Munster man.
# London Calling
Wondering how many days are left until the Olympics start? These pictures might help
27 July 2012 has never been closer…
# London Calling
Here's your Katie Taylor victory of the day...
Taylor beat Sandra Brugger of Switzerland in the AIBA World Women’s Championships Preparation Bout at the Royal Hotel in Bray tonight.
# London Calling
Is this the man to sort out Chelsea's flagging season?
Stamford Bridge chiefs have told Roman Abramovich that Rafa Benitez should replace a damaged Andre Villas-Boas.
# Higgins in London
In pictures: President Higgins visits London's Olympic stadium
The president concluded his two-day visit to London on a positive note.
# Friendly fire
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.