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# Permutations

All time
# Explainer
Here's what Leicester now need to guarantee a first-ever Premier League triumph
We look at all the possible permutations as the title race approaches its climax.
# Anxious wait
'We've put pressure on others to deliver' - Ulster face waiting game
The northern province are happy they’ve done all they can.
# Permutations
The Republic of Ireland could still top Group D - here's how
Hard as it is to fathom, should Germany lose to Georgia, it changes things significantly.
# Permutations
Here's what Ireland now need to do to gain automatic qualification to the Euros
The Boys in Green are set for a crunch encounter in Poland on Sunday.
# fyi
Do Ireland have any chance of qualifying for the Euros as the best third-place team?
We look at the possible permutations as the Euro 2016 qualifiers approach their climax.
# Get your calculators out
Squeaky bum time! Here's what needs to happen for Ireland to qualify for Euro 2016
It’s make-or-break time for Marty and the boys.
# Permutations
Here are all the teams who can still qualify for Euro 2016
Northern Ireland and Wales are on the brink of qualification, while Netherlands are struggling.
# Permutations
Here's what the Irish team now must do to qualify for the Euros
The Boys in Green’s chances improved following a crucial win against Georgia last night.
# Permutations
8 teams Ireland could face if they reach the Euro 2016 qualifying playoffs
The Boys in Green are currently in pole position to finish third in their group.
# Permutations
Explainer: What Ireland now need to do to qualify for Euro 2016
The Boys in Green face an uphill task after yesterday’s underwhelming display against Scotland.
# Permutations
Here's what Munster, Ulster and Connacht need to happen in the Pro12
There’s a whole lot riding on the last round of the Pro12 for three Irish provinces.
# Permutations
Who's coming up to the Premier League? It's a crucial weekend in the promotion battle
There’s still plenty of time for twists and turns yet.
# Permutations
With three games to go, here's what Connacht have to do to qualify for the Champions Cup
Pat Lam’s men have a tough fight for that all-important sixth position.
# State of Play
Halfway through the campaign, where does last night's draw leave Ireland in Group D?
France 2016 seems a long way off but the Boys in Green are just about still in the hunt.
# Permutations
Connacht's Champions Cup qualification chances have changed without them kicking a ball
Seventh place Scarlets hosted eight place Edinburgh this afternoon.
# Permutations
Here's what needs to happen to bring the Six Nations title back to Ireland
It’s tight at the top.
# Permutations
How does this morning's hefty defeat affect Ireland's chances of World Cup progression?
And what in the world is net run-rate and why is it important?
# Permutations
Here's what Leinster need to claim a home Champions Cup quarter-final
Sunday lunchtime should never be this stressful.
# Permutations
Ulster's pool gets even tighter as Leicester down star-studded Toulon
Leicester gave a blueprint for how to beat the champions.
# Permutations
There has already been a change to the European Rugby Champions Cup qualification playoffs
The highest ranked Pro12 team not qualified will need to beat an English and a French team to get in.
# Permutations
Here's everything you need to know ahead of this evening's Champions League draw
We look at the possible fates awaiting Arsenal, City, Liverpool and Chelsea.
# clear as custard
Explainer: How will the pool draw for the Rugby Champions Cup work?
Leinster, Munster and Ulster are set to learn the identity of their opponents in today’s draw.
# Permutations
Explainer: How can Manchester United qualify for the Europa League?
Or, if you’re a pessimist, how they can avoid qualifying for Europe’s second-tier competition.
# 6 Nations
O'Connell trusting processes and passion to deliver elusive 6 Nations prize
The Ireland captain has never won in Paris. He’s hoping ending that run will result in a medal this weekend.
# Explainer
What are the best/worst possible Euro 2016 draws Ireland can hope for?
All eyes will be on Nice on this morning as the Boys in Green discover their opponents for the upcoming qualifying campaign.
# Permutations
Bonus point win against Edinburgh would secure home quarter-final for Munster
Toulouse’s minor slip-up in Italy means Rob Penney’s men can still claim a home quarter-final.
# Heineken Cup
Explainer: What your province needs to secure that (home) quarter final
Ulster and Munster are looking for April ties at home while Leinster and Connacht are just hoping.
# Permutations
Explainer: What your province needs to escape their Heineken Cup pool
Only two games to go in the pool stage, but there are still a heap of variables to consider. Here’s the tip of the iceberg.
# Permutations
Explainer: Who needs what to progress to the Champions League knockout stages?
While Chelsea are already into the last 16, Arsenal must seal qualification away to Napoli tonight.
# Permutations
'Mathematically possible'? This is the miracle Ireland need to qualify for the World Cup
Yeah yeah, it’s not going to happen but just indulge us for a moment.
# Permutations
Explainer: What Ireland need to keep World Cup qualification hopes alive
The Green Army take on their main rivals for a place in Brazil over the next five days.
# Permutations
Man City could end up with a 'Group of Death' in the Champions League
Manuel Pellegrini will be praying they avoid some of the big guns in this evening’s draw.
# Permutations
This is how Arsenal and Chelsea could end up playing-off for a Champions League spot
Get those calculators out. We really want to see those fingers.
# Permutations
Explainer: What last night's result means for Ireland's qualifying chances
Trap’s men have been left with a mountain to climb after only managing a draw at home to Austria.
# State of Play
How it stands: here’s what each county needs from the final round of National Hurling League games
In case you missed it earlier in the week, we’ve done the maths for you.
# Maths Lesson
State of Play: here's how the promotion and relegation races look in the National Football League
Who said that the league doesn’t matter?
# Knockout
Poll: how far do you think Ireland will now go at the Rugby World Cup?
Yesterday’s victory over Italy in Dunedin means Ireland march on as group winners. How optimistic are you feeling now?