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Last week
17th September 2023 - 23rd September 2023
Ex-Man City defender Mendy makes first appearance in 2 years after sex trial acquittal
The 29-year-old Lorient player came off the bench against Monaco.
This year
Competition for Ireland's Obafemi as Swiss striker joins Burnley
Zeki Amdouni has signed from Basel for an undisclosed fee
Jonny Evans returns to Man United on short-term deal for pre-season tour
United have also confirmed Marcus Rashford’s new five-year contract at Old Trafford.
Caroline Wozniacki to come out of retirement
Wozniacki, 32, won the 2018 Australian Open and was runner-up in two US Open finals in 2009 and 2014.
Sharks sign Springbok wing Dyantyi after four-year doping ban
The 28-year-old was named World Rugby’s Breakthrough Player of the Year in 2018 but was suspended a year later.
Bournemouth midfielder David Brooks back in Wales squad after beating cancer
The 25-year-old was diagnosed with stage-two Hodgkin lymphoma in October 2021.
Marcus Smith recalled to England squad for Six Nations clash with France
The Harlequins fly-half was dropped from last week’s training camp in Brighton.
'If I'm called upon, I'll be ready' - Henshaw keen for shot against Scots
The Ireland centre is fully fit again after recovering from wrist surgery.
Italy's hopes of shock win over Irish boosted by Garbisi return
The 22-year-old Montpellier star sat out the opening losses to France and England.
Recovered Sheehan determined to bounce back from first injury absence
The victory over France was the first game Sheehan has missed through injury since making his Leinster debut.
Fit-again trio named in England squad
Tom Curry, George Ford and Courtney Lawes are all available to face Wales.
De Zerbi urges fans to support wantaway Brighton star
Moises Caicedo is poised to return to Albion’s matchday squad for Saturday’s home game with Bournemouth.
Sancho in contention for long-awaited Manchester United return in FA Cup
The England winger could be involved against Reading this weekend.
'It's torture not being involved' – Jamie McGrath eager to make Dundee United comeback
The 26-year-old midfielder has not featured since returning from Ireland duty after last November’s friendly against Malta.
Last year
Claudio Ranieri heads for Serie B
Ranieri had been out of work since January when he was sacked by Watford.
Former England coach Eddie Jones to lead Barbarians at Twickenham in May
The 62-year-old Australian was sacked by the RFU last week after seven years in charge.
Ireland goalkeeper back in Reading squad after 'difficult time'
Grace Moloney had been absent since Ireland’s World Cup play-off win in Glasgow last month.
Messi stars as PSG hit 7, Man City kept scoreless on Haaland's return
A draw with Pep Guardiola’s side was enough to see Dortmund progress to the knockout stages.
Bobby Madley back in Premier League 4 years on from sacking
The 37-year-old lost his job as a top-flight official in 2018 after making an ableist joke.
Big boost for Munster as Coombes returns ahead of Connacht clash
The 24-year-old Ireland international has been sidelined with a groin injury.
Joy at last after 18 turbulent months
Issues with injury and form have kept Robbie Brady out of the Irish side for a lengthy period.
'He said: I want to be here, I want to prove that I want to play for Ireland again'
Jim Crawford is delighted to have Aaron Connolly on board for the crucial upcoming clashes with Israel.
Ireland wing Jacob Stockdale fully fit for start of new season after near 12-month lay-off
The Ulster star last played in September 2021 and has been sidelined since due to an ankle injury.
BBC staff ‘raised concerns’ over Michael Vaughan’s return
The former Yorkshire batter returned to Test Match Special coverage for the recent England-New Zealand Test series.
Serena Williams’ Eastbourne doubles run cut short
Partner Ons Jabeur has withdrawn with a knee injury, and the American will now turn her attention to Wimbledon.
Serena Williams set for return today as she prepares for Wimbledon after year out
The 23-time grand-slam champion stunned the tennis world seven days ago when she announced a wild card had been awarded to her.
'I had to disappoint her many times... She wanted to keep going and this is a reward'
Stephanie Roche has been recalled to the Irish squad after a lengthy absence.
England recall Underhill ahead of Ireland clash
Head coach Eddie Jones updated his squad on Sunday to a 36-strong group.
Naas option appeals to Walsh for Any Second Now
Grand National the ultimate aim once more.
Convicted prop Haouas recalled to France Six Nations squad
The 27-year-old Montpellier star was convicted earlier this month for his role in a series of burglaries.
Tiger Woods 'a long way' from return
The 46-year-old remains confident he’ll return to top-flight competition.
Controversial ex-Wallabies star Folau set for return to rugby union in Japan
The 32-year-old has been picked to start for Rob Penney’s Shining Arcs this weekend.
All time
Shane Long makes first Premier League start in over a year as Southampton hold Spurs
The Tipperary native made his first top-flight start since 26 December last season.
Denmark's Eriksen back in training after Euro heart-attack
Eriksen’s plight shook the football world in June.
Shamrock Rovers in talks with Jack Byrne after making offer to bring him back to club
The42 understands no agreement for the transfer has been reached and that a medical has yet to take place, with interest from America and the possibility of spending time training with Lazio.
Record-breaking Rachael Blackmore pleased to be back in action at Galway
Blackmore made her comeback aboard Balko Des Flos.
Rachael Blackmore to return from injury layoff at Galway
The Grand National winner has one ride — on the Henry de Bromhead-trained Balko Des Flos — this Saturday.
The AIL is finally back after a long, long wait
Cork Con will be aiming to pick up where they left off in Division 1A.
Cristiano Ronaldo vows to make Manchester United proud after stunning return
The Portugal forward scored twice in a 4-1 win over Newcastle on his second debut for the club.
Gareth Bale returns as Ancelotti's Real Madrid prevail
A brace from French veteran striker Karim Benzema was key to the victory over Alaves.