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This year
Ireland drop from number one to third in the World Rugby rankings
South Africa move into top spot as New Zealand also jump above Andy Farrell’s side.
Wayne Barnes to referee Ireland's quarter-final against All Blacks
Barnes will lead an all-English team of match officials for the World Cup clash in Paris.
Derry confirm Mickey Harte as new senior football manager
The multiple All-Ireland winning boss has been appointed on a three-year term.
Mason Mount completes Manchester United move on five-year contract
Mount came through the ranks at Chelsea and made 129 Premier League appearances for them.
Vera Pauw names final Ireland squad for 2023 Women's World Cup
Izzy Atkinson included in Pauw’s final squad of 23 for Australia and New Zealand, with Mannion, Campbell and Kiernan among those to miss out.
Vera Pauw names final Ireland squad for 2023 Women's World Cup
Izzy Atkinson included in Pauw’s final squad of 23 for Australia and New Zealand, with Mannion, Campbell and Kiernan among those to miss out.
Spain arrests seven over Vinicius racism incidents
La Liga has been engulfed in a racism scandal after the Real Madrid player was subjected to racist taunts during Sunday’s 1-0 defeat at Valencia.
Frank Lampard returns to Chelsea as interim boss
The club confirmed the appointment today.
Frank Lampard returns to Chelsea as interim boss
The club confirmed the appointment today.
Referees confirmed for Champions Cup round-of-16 clashes
The matchups include Leinster v Ulster and Cell C Sharks v Munster Rugby.
Armagh's Jarlath Burns elected GAA President
The former Orchard county captain will succeed Larry McCarthy in the position.
Man United secure late swoop for Bayern Munich star Sabitzer
The midfielder comes in as cover for the injured Christian Eriksen.
Last year
Brazil winger Raphinha completes move from Leeds to Barcelona
The deal is reportedly worth in excess of £50m (€58.8m).
Mo Salah ends speculation by committing future to Liverpool
The Egyptian has scored 156 goals in 254 appearances for the Reds.
Munster confirm signing of Malakai Fekitoa
The former All Black centre, now a Tonga international, will join from Wasps on a two-year deal from next season.
All time
Friend hails 'really positive step' of URC appointing referee manager
Former Test referee Tappe Henning was announced in the role earlier this month.
AC Milan legend Andriy Shevchenko back in management
The Ukrainian coach has agreed to take charge of struggling Serie A side Genoa.
West Ham agree permanent deal for loan star
Craig Dawson will sign from Watford at the end of this season.
West Ham complete reported €28 million permanent deal for Brentford attacker
Said Benrahma initially joined on loan from the Championship club in October.
'I've had such an amazing career' - Former Connacht man Eoin McKeon retires
The 29-year-old helped his native province to their Pro12 title in 2016.
€15 million in funding for GAA, ladies football and camogie associations officially approved
The additional cash will help ensure this year’s All-Ireland Championships go ahead as planned.
Leinster and Munster name locked-and-loaded teams for tomorrow
Ireland internationals, Springboks, and promising young players will all feature in Dublin.
2020 Dublin Marathon cancelled due to coronavirus crisis
All entries will be valid for the 2021 race.
Mick McCarthy's reign as Ireland manager ends, Stephen Kenny takes over with immediate effect
The FAI released a statement this afternoon.
Leinster and Ulster's Champions Cup quarter-finals have been postponed
The European club season has been suspended.
Ireland's Six Nations clash with France in Paris has been postponed
The decision has been made due to fears over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Irish teenager Troy Parrott commits future to Tottenham Hotspur
The 18-year-old attacker has signed a deal which ties him to the Premier League club until 2023.
Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder rematch confirmed for early 2020
The two fighters will compete against one another in Las Vegas this February.
Cork City confirm settlement with Revenue Commissioners
The news comes at the end of a turbulent season for the club.
Arsene Wenger has a new job
The former Arsenal boss has been confirmed as Fifa’s new chief of global football development.
One of the League of Ireland's most decorated players extends stay at Dundalk
Gary Rogers has penned a new deal with the Lilywhites.
Good news for English trio as Champions League group stage pots confirmed
Liverpool, Man City and Chelsea are among the highest ranked teams.
US delays Huawei ban for up to 90 days, while founder says the firm 'can't be isolated'
The founder of the Chinese technology giant has said that it “can’t be isolated”.
Man United appoint Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as permanent boss
The Norwegian coach has revitalised the club since taking over from Jose Mourinho last December on an interim basis.
Done deal as Aaron Ramsey agrees to join Juventus next season on four-year contract
The 28-year-old will move to the Serie A champions at the end of this season, his eleventh with the Gunners.
It's on! Till and Woodley make weight for championship showdown
Tomorrow night’s co-main event in Dallas, however, will not go ahead.
Employee awarded €6,600 from bank, who sacked him, after he claimed they promoted him beyond his ability
The man has since gone on to secure alternative employment with a significantly higher salary than that which he he earned in the bank.
On the verge of a Roma transfer, Barca swoop in last minute to seal €41m deal for Bordeaux youngster
Brazilian winger Malcom has signed a five-year deal with the Catalan outfit.
Arsenal to play Chelsea in Dublin this summer
The announcement was confirmed at a press conference in Dublin today.
Here are all 32 confirmed squads for the 2018 World Cup
Every country has now revealed their players for the upcoming tournament in Russia.