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# uncertainty

This year
Pauw still keen on Ireland extension, but players not drawn into talk on manager’s future
The Dutchwoman’s contract expires after the World Cup.
Jordan Henderson and Fabinho not yet subjects of bids
The England international has reportedly already decided to accept a deal with Al Ettifaq worth a reported £700,000 (€816,000) per week.
Uefa awaits reports following Jose Mourinho’s rant at referee Anthony Taylor
The Roma boss was critical of the official after his side’s penalty shoot-out defeat to Sevilla.
'Something has to change' – Dragons centre reveals stark reality of Welsh contract row
The welsh regions are braced for financial cuts, but no playing budgets have been finalised for next season, so no contracts can be offered in writing.
Barcelona Deadline Day transfer may be foiled by 18-second delay
LA Galaxy defender Julian Araujo’s paperwork was filed late with Fifa.
World Cup star and Greek striker linked with moves away but Celtic coach ignoring specualtion
Josip Juranovic and Giorgos Giakoumakis have both been at the centre of transfer rumours.
Last year
Cristiano Ronaldo won't make 'heat of moment' decision
The star’s post did not talk about international retirement but he started Portugal’s last two matches in Qatar on the bench.
English rugby giants Wasps enter administration with 167 employees made redundant
Wasps were suspended from the English top flight last week after saying they were ‘likely’ to enter administration.
Frustration for Katie McCabe as Arsenal’s Champions League hopes in the balance
The Ireland international thought she had claimed a late winner but her effort was ruled out for offside.
Worcester season in doubt as players are offered support amid payroll plight
The club’s finances have been frozen by HM Revenue and Customs while they chase unpaid tax.
Cristiano Ronaldo dilemma contains echoes of Roy Keane's infamous Old Trafford exit
The Man United star was dropped for last Monday’s match with Liverpool.
Erik ten Hag coy about Cristiano Ronaldo’s availability for season opener
The 37-year-old is keen to leave Old Trafford again after just a year back at the club.
New Zealand Rugby chief refuses to comment on Foster's future after South Africa Tests
Two of Ian Foster’s assistants were fired last week following a review into the All Blacks’ defeat to Ireland.
Keith Long addresses uncertainty over Dawson Devoy's future amid talk of move to England
MK Dons have once again been linked with the young midfielder recently.
Caoimhín Kelleher leaves door open to move away from Liverpool
Speaking ahead of the meeting with Ukraine, the Irish goalkeeper was non-committal on his future at club level.
'It looks like I’m leaving,' admits Blackburn boss
Tony Mowbray looks set to depart Ewood Park after five years in charge.
Mo Salah's future remains in doubt amid reports he wants £500,000-a-week
Speaking to FourFourTwo magazine, the Egyptian suggested it was not certain he would remain with Jurgen Klopp’s side.
'I'm not going to sit here and say that it's ideal, I'd love to have the whole ticket named for next year'
Munster captain Peter O’Mahony discusses the province’s search for Johann van Graan’s successor as head coach.
Tiger Woods remains in Masters field as speculation grows over Augusta return
Woods is eligible for the year’s first major as a five-time former champion.
Bad for Manchester United not to have long-term plan – Fred
The club are playing under interim manager Ralf Rangnick for the remainder of the season.
Antonio Conte casts doubt on Tottenham future
The Italian manager is only under contract until the end of next season.
Arsenal ask Premier League to postpone their north London derby with Tottenham
The Gunners have players missing because of coronavirus, injury, suspension and the Africa Cup of Nations.
All time
Ulster's clash with Leinster on New Year's Day has been postponed
The provinces were scheduled to meet on Saturday in Belfast.
15 League of Ireland players set to belatedly link up with Crawford's squad as crucial qualifiers beckon
Sligo’s Johnny Kenny, Drogheda’s Killian Phillips and Shelbourne’s Kameron Ledwidge are among the youngsters coming in.
CMO: Reimposing Covid-19 restrictions 'cannot be ruled out' in the future
The CMO is due to address the Oireachtas Health Committee tomorrow.
Dr. Tony Holohan is set outline ​"an uncertain trajectory" for the virus to TDs tomorrow
Holohan will also make a plea to employers to facilitate self-isolation for symptomatic employees
NIAC's Professor Karina Butler will also raise global vaccine supplies as part of booster debate
One in five people distanced themselves from family or friends due to Covid disagreements
No plans to change current testing regime, but contact screening to be reduced in longer-term
All-Ireland football final moved to 4 September as Kerry v Tyrone semi-final refixed
The games have been moved in response to a Covid outbreak in the Tyrone squad.
New Zealand border closure puts Rugby Championship in doubt
Australia’s latest Covid-19 outbreak popped its trans-Tasman travel bubble with New Zealand.
Lions could play Stormers on Wednesday with uncertainty over Boks camp
Robbie Henshaw is close to a return from his hamstring strain.
'I honestly believe that we will see a Test series' - Lions boss Gatland
The Lions boss was proud of his players after a very challenging day.
Henshaw back running as Lions wait for clarity amid Covid uncertainty
The Springboks and Bulls have both reported positive Covid-19 cases.
England qualify for last 16 of Euros as confusion reigns over Billy Gilmour Covid case
Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell are isolating following the Scotland midfielder’s positive test.
Only 4% of people in Ireland are uncertain if they will get a Covid-19 vaccine
Hesitancy over Covid-19 vaccines has waned, with those “unsure” down 14 points since January.
Zinedine Zidane refuses to discuss Real Madrid future
The Spanish giants had to settle for second even after coming from behind to defeat Villarreal in their final game of the season.
Ronald Koeman's Barcelona future in doubt
Joan Laporta said on Tuesday a ‘cycle has finished’.
Japan's Osaka 'not sure' Olympics should happen as doubts grow
A recent survey in Tokyo found 60% of respondents don’t want the Games to go ahead.
Andrea Pirlo's Juventus future in doubt as former boss linked with return
According to Italian press reports, Massimiliano Allegri is set to take over.
Edinson Cavani's Man United future in doubt
The 34-year-old Uruguay international arrived at Old Trafford as a free agent in October on a deal until the end of the campaign.
Dublin Euro 2020 games in fresh doubt as FAI tell Uefa they cannot provide assurances on crowd numbers
Dublin is due to host three Group E games as well one of the ties in the knock-out stage.
Knee surgery puts four-time major champion’s Masters place in doubt
Brooks Koepka has emerged as a doubt.
Will the delayed Tokyo Olympics go ahead this summer?
A London 2012 chief reckons it’s ‘unlikely,’ while the World Athletics president believes a very different Games will take place.