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Must-win territory for Scarlets, but Welford Road an unhappy hunting ground
The 2017 Pro12 champs staged an unlikely comeback to reach the semis last season, but they need to hit their straps today to keep knockout hopes alive.
'We've made it incredibly difficult for ourselves' -- Tommy Bowe
But Tommy Bowe still believes Ulster can do the impossible.
Rafael expects United response after tough start to Moyes reign
United have slumped to back-to-back defeats at Old Trafford against Everton and Newcastle in the last six days.
'The Damned United' author would consider writing book on Alex Ferguson
David Peace also spoke to about Bill Shankly’s influence on the former Man United boss.
David Peace: 'Bill Shankly was even more isolated than Brian Clough at times'
The Damned United author speaks to about his new novel on the legendary Liverpool manager.
Here's a fantastic extract from David Peace's acclaimed new novel on Bill Shankly
The author of The Damned United is back.
What do you think of the new Munster rugby kit then?
The gear was launched by Paul O’Connell today.
Carragher: Liverpool must be decisive on Suarez
“The thing about keeping unhappy players is an issue because we had that experience with Torres – and keeping him wasn’t the right thing to do.”
Open Thread: Who would you pick in the back 3 for the Lions?
Who’s your favourite speedster?
3 key battles that will make or break Munster's Heineken Cup challenge
Rob Penney’s men would be delighted to repeat their four-try performance against Edinburgh in Limerick.
Munster v Saracens, Heineken Cup
Rob Penney’s men welcomed a Sarries team to Thomond Park that were previously unbeaten in Pool 1.
Loyal: Alonso only wants to drive for Ferrari
The Spaniard would love to race beyond 2016, but only if he’s decked out in red.
Forget Paris: Dalglish dismisses Suarez to PSG speculation
Ahead of tonight’s Merseyside derby, Kenny says his striker’s comments were taken out of context yesterday.