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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# new dawn

This year
'During my time in UL, being a Clare footballer was almost a negative'
Clare will be well represented in the 2023 Sigerson Cup final.
Last year
Fleetwood and Molinari the captains for Europe's Ryder Cup warm-up
The Hero Cup will take place between two teams of 10, with Fleetwood leading Great Britain and Ireland against a Continental Europe side skippered by Italy’s Molinari.
IRFU confirm launch of women's XVs high performance programme
Dorothy Wall and Linda Djougang among the 10 players who kicked off yesterday’s programme.
'This will be the biggest day of my football life, hands down'
Damien Duff is embracing what he says is his most important challenge yet, while Shelbourne fans also fight to preserve part of club’s heritage.
NFL's Jaguars name Super Bowl winner Pederson as coach
Pederson guided the Eagles to three playoff appearances in five seasons from 2016 through to 2020.
All time
Antonio Conte aware he is facing ‘big challenge’ at Tottenham
Conte has taken over from Nuno Espirito Santo and will be charged with trying to get Spurs challenging for honours.
Zebo is back, fans are back, Snyman is back - so can Munster bring the good times back?
Johann van Graan’s side take on the Sharks tonight in Thomond Park.
Audition night beckons for new hopefuls as Farrell looks to a new era
Ireland play the US Eagles at the Aviva Stadium this evening with one eye on the future.
23-year-old becomes English football's youngest chairman
Kyril Louis-Dreyfus has completed his takeover of League One side Sunderland.
First ferries arrive at Dublin Port under new trade rules as hauliers warn of 'mayhem' at ports
The true effect of the post-Brexit rules are unlikely to bee seen for a number for weeks.
The biggest challenge of the Stephen Kenny era is already obvious
Plus, more talking points from the Ireland manager’s first two games in charge.
Townsend makes 10 changes to Scotland side in do-or-die mission
Nick Haining handed international debut and Adam Hastings selected in place of Finn Russell.
How Andy Farrell is looking to put his own stamp on the Ireland set-up
The 44-year-old rugby league legend has made a positive start to life as a head coach.
Some surprise omissions but Farrell's 'dynamic' squad has plenty of form
The new Ireland head coach has made some big calls ahead of the Six Nations.
Rob Kearney left out as Andy Farrell names 45-man squad for 'mid-season stocktake'
The new head coach has invited eight uncapped players to this weekend’s gathering at the Sports Campus.
Ibrahimovic: Pogba flourishing now free of Mourinho at Man United
A former team-mate of the French midfielder, and an admirer of an ousted Portuguese coach, concedes changes needed to be made at Old Trafford.
History made as penalty awarded by video referee for the first time
Japan’s Kashima Antlers stunned South American champions Atletico Nacional 3-0.
'I want everything' - Watch Mourinho's first press conference as Man United manager
The Portuguese coach is in bullish mood ahead of his first season at Old Trafford.
McGahan and Bradley on Munster's radar with search underway for DOR
Current Crusaders boss Todd Blackadder remains a contender.
Now a veteran, Tipp attacker Callanan ready to lead after winter of Premier retirements
The Drom-Inch man has won back-to-back Allstars in recent years.
First squads named as Cork GAA looks towards fresh start
Peader Healy and Kieran Kingston begin their tenures as Rebel head coaches on Sunday.
There were some big changes at last night's Antrim county board convention
There was dramatic success for new group ‘Saffron Vision’.
Tourist couple spent night hiding in Tunisia museum, worried gunmen were still around
Meanwhile, the Department of Foreign Affairs has updated it’s travel advice for Irish people planning to travel to Tunisia.
TV3's swanky new ad features a brilliantly creepy shot of Vincent Browne
Hey, what a good adveAAARRRGHH.
Rory Gallagher could be named Donegal's new manager tonight
Meanwhile, Naomh Conaill have yet to confirm whether or not they will make an appeal over their semi-final loss last week.
Ireland men's sevens team re-launched as development tool for 15s game
A group of academy, sub-academy and club players will represent Ireland at the European Championships in 2015.
Here's how Twitter reacted to Sky's GAA debut
Brian Cody in a gilet? It can only be Sky Sports’ influence on hurling.
Barcelona appoint Luis Enrique as new coach
The move to go for someone who has plenty of playing and coaching experience at the club comes as little surprise.
'A dream day for us' - Sleepless Giggs revels in winning start to coaching career
Wayne Rooney feels the Welshman has ‘all the credentials’ to be the next Manchester United boss.
GPA welcomes Sky Sports deal but cautions against exploitation of players' images
Spokesperson Sean Potts is pleased that international coverage of GAA is set to increase but notes it is ‘regrettable’ that TV3 lost out on broadcasting rights.
5 qualities that Martin O’Neill will bring to the Ireland job
The Derry native’s considerable familiarity with European football is likely to benefit the Irish side.
5 things we learned from Ireland's summer tour
Les Kiss and Joe Schmidt turned down the chance to experiment wildly and Ian Madigan was the go-to guy.
Hawkeye used for the first time in Croke Park for Kildare-Offaly game
The technology was used following a contentious strike by Offaly’s Peter Cunningham.
VIDEO: Ronda Rousey wins historic women's UFC debut
The organisation’s first-ever women’s bout took place on Saturday night.
Hiroshima through as goal-line technology introduced
The J-League winners proved too strong for their New Zealand opponents in a historic game for football.
Ref has 'final word' on goal-line technology
The initiative begins this week in Japan, following a surge of calls for it to be introduced in recent years.
LeMond ready to challenge for UCI top job
He is a figurehead of Change Cycling Now, which calls for a more robust drive to root out drug cheats from the sport.
Ready to go: new GAA president outlines priorities
Liam O’Neill has listed refereeing, the promotion of hurling and finance as being among the key issues he seeks to tackle.
Meyer 'honoured' to be named new Springboks coach
The 44-year-old ex-Leicester Tigers boss has spoken of his pride at being awarded the prestigious position.
Kenny set to take over at Shamrock Rovers
The ex-Dunfermline boss’ appointment will be confirmed later today, according to reports.