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# On the up

This year
‘John has brought the club from amateur to fully blown professional’
Club director Jonathan Corbett reflects on the rise of Galway United.
Last-gasp Patching goal injects new life into Derry's title bid
The Candystripes had previously won just once in their last seven matches.
Leona Maguire nine off the lead ahead of final round at Chevron Championship
Stephanie Meadow fell just short of the cut mark in Texas.
Shamrock Rovers easily dispatch UCD to boost title bid
Stephen Bradley’s men made it six points from two Dublin derbies in quick succession.
'Mixed emotions' - The Leitrim native who has broken into the Dublin team
Eilish O’Dowd: ‘First time playing with Dublin and starting in midfield, there was a bit of pressure.’
Last year
Ireland reach all-time high in Fifa rankings ahead of World Cup in Australia
The rise continues for Vera Pauw’s side.
Newcastle West eyeing Munster glory as they surf Limerick football's rising tide
Newcastle West face Kerins O’Rahillys in Saturday’s Munster final.
More to come from Scotland, warns Gregor Townsend after rout of Argentina
The visitors scored 21 unanswered second-half points.
England captain highlights importance of 'respect' shown to team ahead of home Euros
Sarina Wiegman’s Lionesses trained on the Sir Bobby Charlton pitch at St George’s Park on Tuesday.
Mitrovic's remarkable season continues as Fulham close in on Premier League return
The Serbia international now has 38 goals for the season.
Ex-Man United and City stars on target in Barcelona win
Memphis Depay and Ferran Torres got the all-important goals for the Catalan side.
Dominant Derry still on course for promotion as they defeat Clare by nine points
Benny Heron’s goal was crucial for the Oak Leaf county.
'It's new territory for me' - Seamus Power on cracking top 50 in the world for the first time
The Waterford native had a third-place finish at the Sony Open in Hawaii.
David Moyes ‘thrilled’ with West Ham’s progress
The Hammers moved within a point of fourth-placed Arsenal.
All time
Carty backs Dowling and Murray to take the next step
The two Connacht locks were outstanding against Stade in Sunday’s Champions Cup game.
Flying start sees Arsenal to victory at Leicester
Gabriel Magalhaes and Emile Smith Rowe found the net, while Gunners goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale also impressed.
Michail Antonio continues to haunt Spurs as West Ham go 4th
The striker scored his sixth goal against the Hammers’ London rivals.
John Caulfield pens new deal with promotion-chasers Galway United
The ex-Cork City boss has signed up until the end of 2023.
From 'dark days' and 'daunting fixtures' to Croke Park glory - enjoyment key for Westmeath hurlers
Tommy Doyle reflects on a memorable 2021.
Meath clinch promotion play-off spot and Clare boost hopes of reaching Division 1
In Division 4, there were wins for Antrim and Louth.
From 20th in February to final-day promotion - the Irishman at the heart of a remarkable success story
Eoin Doyle on Bolton’s unlikely triumph and becoming the first player at the club since Michael Ricketts to score 19 goals in a season.
Jamie McGrath: Mastering penalties, Stephen Kenny, and St Mirren’s Scottish Cup semi-final date
The former St Patrick’s Athletic and Dundalk man has played a key role for the Scottish side this season.
Watford take big step towards Premier League, setback for Swansea and Derby lose again
Dan Gosling hit the winner at Carrow Road.
Bournemouth crash Norwich's Premier League promotion party, James Collins scores Luton's winner to dent Watford hopes
Head coach Daniel Farke has guided the Canaries back up at the first attempt.
Norwich 10 points clear at the top, Watford and Swansea both win in Premier League promotion push
The 1-0 win at Vicarage Road moved the home team into the top two.
'Rollercoaster' for Rory - Late surge sees McIlroy in contention in Florida
Collin Morikawa leads the WGC-Workday Championship by two.
'It's headlines, medals, performances, records - and right now, we have that in abundance'
David Gillick on the air of excitement around Irish athletics and his belief that the Olympic Games will go ahead this summer.
Mick McCarthy delighted after inspiring remarkable turnaround
Last night, the Bluebirds beat Bournemouth 2-1 with goals from Kieffer Moore and Sean Morrison.
Friend backs Connacht to make the next step as season hots up
The Connacht coach believes his team can get significantly better.
Fabien Galthie says in-form France still have ‘significant room for improvement’
Les Bleus will take to the field against Ireland in Dublin as tournament favourites.
'The nicest fellas you can meet, their potential is huge' - Mayo's rising stars from schools to senior level
Oisin Mullin and Tommy Conroy hope to replicate their 2017 victory with Ballinrobe in Croke Park tomorrow.
Limerick claim football league title glory and Wicklow book promotion with key win over Wexford
Antrim finished third after their seven-point success over Waterford today.
Slaven Bilic says making Ireland debut will help Dara O’Shea’s confidence
Twenty-one-year-old made debut for Stephen Kenny’s men against Finland on Wednesday.
Sinn Féin surges since general election to commanding 15-point poll lead
A new opinion poll puts the party’s support at 35%.
Bennett hits 2-8 and Fagan nets to power Waterford to victory over Westmeath
The visitors went into half time with a 3-10 to 0-6 lead.
'That's something that needs to change' - Women need to support women in sport, says Tipp star
Aishling Moloney has called on parents – and counties – to encourage younger girls more, and in turn, grow the game of ladies football.
'I'd have been disappointed if they hadn't gone over' - Young Dubs keeper on three-point haul for DCU
Evan Comerford was flawless from dead ball situations in the Sigerson Cup final.
Neves and Jimenez inspire derby win for Wolves against Aston Villa
Wolves are now eighth in the Premier League.
'Absolutely huge' - Ireland crowned European AFL champions after remarkable showing in London
Mike Currane’s Irish Banshees won five games from five, and didn’t concede a single score.
'Hurt' of World Cup absence and success at Arsenal driving Ireland's youngest-ever captain
Katie McCabe is thoroughly enjoying the fact that women’s football is riding the crest of a wave at the minute.