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Last week
22nd January 2023 - 28th January 2023
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Ex-Liverpool man among the scorers as Milan's title hopes left hanging by a thread
Luis Alberto found the net amid a big win for Lazio over the reigning champions.
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Spain youngster helps Barcelona make it 6 in a row
Pedri Gonzalez’s goal made the difference amid a 1-0 victory over Getafe
Last month
January 2023
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Harry Kane closes in on all-time record, Irish stars on target in FA Cup
Shane Long and Alan Browne were among the scorers today.
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Michael Smith throws stunning 9-darter en route to winning World Championship
Michael van Gerwen failed to win a fourth title.
Last year
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Brilliant Almiron continues where he left off as Newcastle prevail
Elsewhere, Fulham easily overcame nine-man Crystal Palace.
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Michael Conlan earns first-round knockout win over Karim Guerfi
The two-time Irish Olympian secured a swift victory over his 38-year-old opponent.
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Olivier Giroud makes history as France progress to World Cup quarters
Didier Deschamps’ side were too good for Poland as the former Arsenal striker broke Thierry Henry’s record.
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Ireland's Atkinson scores winner in WSL
Elsewhere, Emma Hayes returned to the dugout as Chelsea reclaimed top spot.
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Former Ireland international hails memorable cup triumph
Mark Kenndy’s Lincoln side pulled off a Carabao Cup third-round shock at Ashton Gate.
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Dublin teen earns praise for adding 'element of surprise' to Championship leaders
Sinclair Armstrong made a big impact on his full debut for QPR last night.
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Irish defender O'Connell stars as Charlton earn 7th consecutive home win
In addition, a number of Ireland internationals were in action in the Women’s Championship.
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'When you score 700 goals, it’s a huge performance' - Ten Hag
The Portuguese striker netted his 700th goal at the weekend.
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Masterclass from German teenager as Bayern earn thumping win over Leverkusen
Jamal Musiala helped his side go second in the table.
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Former Man City star on target as Benfica progress in Champions League
A goal from Nicolas Otamendi helped the Portuguese side beat Dynamo Kyiv.
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Ireland seal qualification for EuroHockey Championships amid emphatic win over Turkey
Michelle Carey, Naomi Carroll and Katie McCee were among the scorers.
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Ireland seal silver and bronze medals at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships
It was a day to remember for Katie George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal.
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Michael Conlan recovers from first to professional loss to triumph in Belfast
After 10 rounds, all three judges awarded the fight in the 30-year-old’s favour against Miguel Marriaga.
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Stevie McKenna continues impressive run with knockout victory
It means the impressive 25-year-old now has 12 wins since turning professional.
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Galway Day 4: Tudor City astonishes as he produces one of the performances of his life
Tony Martin picked up an incredible fourth win in nine years.
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Exciting Tahiyra upholds family honour at Galway
Tarnawa’s half-sister makes no mistake at the first time of asking.
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Wales claim historic first victory over Springboks on South African soil
Josh Adams’ late try, converted by Gareth Anscombe, delivered a narrow win for the tourists.
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History-making Jabeur sets up Wimbledon semi with 'BBQ buddy' Maria
The Tunisian went one set down to Czech opponent Marie Bouzkova but lost only two games after that.
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Watch: Nathan Collins scores one of the great Ireland goals
The Leixlip native’s first international goal was one to remember.
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Ireland's oft-overlooked man of the match revels in starring role
Liam Kerrigan made a big impact on just his second U21s cap, scoring in the win over Montenegro.
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Ireland seal famous victory over South Africa
It was just the second time they achieved the feat and a memorable day for first-time captain Gaby Lewis in particular.
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Bohs youngster's stunner the highlight as Ireland overcome Iceland
Jamie Mullins caught the eye amid a convincing victory.
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Celtics beat Heat in game seven, face Warriors in NBA Finals
Boston captured the winner-takes-all matchup to claim the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals 4-3.
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Leinster's Josh van der Flier wins European rugby player of the year award
The Ireland back-row forward follows in the footsteps of Sean O’Brien (2011) and Rob Kearney (2012).
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West Ham and Leicester stars rewarded with first England call-ups
Jarrod Bowen and James Justin have been included in Gareth Southgate’s squad.
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Karim Benzema makes history in Real Madrid victory
The France international has equalled Raul as Real Madrid’s second-highest goalscorer.
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Irish youngster scores decisive goal in Championship playoff thriller
Jonathan Afolabi turned a wild game on its head.
# Winning
Coroebus denies Native Trail for Appleby one-two in 2000 Guineas
Classic glory on the Rowley Mile for James Doyle.
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Eoin Doyle stars in Pat's win over Finn Harps
The Saints remain seven points behind Derry City in third position.
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'He will continue to score important goals' - Praise for the Irish international who's top of the scoring charts
Will Keane is having a phenomenal season at Wigan.
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17-year-old Ireland international hits hat-trick in Wexford win
It was a day to remember for Ellen Molloy, while elsewhere there were wins for Peamount and Shelbourne.
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Stand-in captain Raheem Sterling stars as England brush aside 10-man Ivory Coast
Ollie Watkins and Tyrone Mings also scored as the Three Lions triumphed 3-0.
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Goal-of-the-season contender helps Leicester make it 3 victories from 4
Timothy Castagne produced a spectacular effort in a 2-1 win over Brentford.
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Brilliant LeBron James produces 56-point masterpiece
Los Angeles Lakers snapped their four-game losing streak with a thrilling 124-116 win over the Golden State Warriors.
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McElhinney, McDonnell and Mawdsley impress at National Indoors
Elsewhere, Sarah Lavin was the standout performer in the 60m hurdles.