The 70-year-old has been confirmed as Gianfranco Zola’s successor, and will be assisted by former Bristol City manager Steve Cotterill as he bids to preserve their Championship status.
Rassie Erasmus admitted yesterday the most disappointing aspect of Munster’s defeat to Saracens in last week’s European Champions Cup semi-final was being unable to reward the near 50,000
Jonathan Sexton has called on Leinster to learn from last weekend’s Champions Cup semi-final defeat to Clermont Auvergne, as the province get set for a return to Guinness PRO12 duty against Glas
The Leinster canteen was a busy place this day last week, when the entire squad came together to watch Warren Gatland announce his British and Irish Lions squad for the summer’s tour to New Zeal
Dublin defender Cian O’Sullivan admits getting rid of the distraction of their unbeaten tag is a ‘positive’ they can take from losing the Allianz League final.
Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney faces a 12-week suspension arising from an incident in last month’s Division 3 game against Antrim.
The days of the local public announcer at major county games could be coming to an end, as more refereeing officials take over their duties.
Not much fazes Roberta Vinci after 16 years on Tour, but the maelstrom swirling around her opening match in Stuttgart, Germany, against Maria Sharapova today will test the Italian’s vast experie
A runner always thinks they can do better when they run a personal best but there wasn’t much more Sean Hehir could do after his breakthrough performance at the London Marathon last Sunday.
Willie Mullins made significant gains on Gordon Elliott in his quest to retain his trainers’ title, but suffered what could prove a fatal setback on the Punchestown festival’s opening day
On a monumental, if ultimately disappointing, weekend for Irish rugby, one hopes valuable lessons will be learned by all concerned, including those responsible for running the club game in this countr
Love was clearly in the air at Ashford Castle in Mayo last weekend as Rory McIlroy wed his American fiancée Erica Stoll.
The Punchestown Gold Cup is the feature on day two of the festival and, while former Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Coneygree adds a different angle to it, all the form points to Sizing John.
Nicholas Carey secured the first win of the 2017 Munster Intermediate championship after a strong finish against PJ Cooney at Ballincurrig.
Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has assured him the club does not have to raise money this summer and will only offload players they want to sell.
Arsene Wenger’s future may remain up in the air but he is confident Alexis Sanchez will sign a new Arsenal contract this summer.
Chelsea have dealt Tottenham Hotspur a second painful blow in the space of four days as they followed an FA Cup semi-final victory over their rivals with a Deigo Costa-inspired 4-2 win against Southam
Not even sharing a shortlist with Colombian James Rodriguez in 2015 for her Puskas Award nomination gave Stephanie Roche more pride than helping her Irish women’s team succeed in their drive for
SSE Airtricity Premier DivisionDerry City 1, Limerick 1Limerick extended their unbeaten run to four matches following a tenacious battle against Derry City in Maginn Park last night.
Ireland international keeper Rob Elliot is hoping to reignite his Ireland career after confirming a Premier League return with Newcastle.
Alan Bennett is likely to miss SSE Airtricity Premier Division leaders Cork City’s clash with Bray Wanderers at Turner’s Cross on Friday night (7.45pm).
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The Detroit Tigers open a three-game series tonight against the Seattle Mariners (7:10, FSD/97.1) Follow updates throughout the game.
Altuve entered the game batting .324 with seven stolen bases for the first-place Astros.
College golfers from five Michigan schools will participate in a shoot-out with professionals on the Symetra Tour.
Free Press sports writers Anthony Fenech and George Sipple preview the Detroit Tigers series against the Seattle Mariners.
7:10 p.m., Fox Sports Detroit, WXYT-FM (97.1): First of a three-game series pins King Felix against Zimmermann
MSU assistant women's golf coach Caroline Powers talking about her experience on the Symetra Tour before coaching, and the new Great Lakes Shootout offered by the Volvik Championship as announced Tues
The 2015 Heisman winner is also the only Titans player not in attendance at voluntary workouts.
Earnhardt Jr., a buoyant personality compared to his famous, and gruff, father, served as a bridge between Nascar eras and was a huge hit with racing fans.
The Australian Rugby League Commission has today selected the following players to represent the Australian Kangaroos in the 2017 ANZAC Test.
Brenton Cox opts to leave home state of Georgia for Buckeyes
He has become one of those rare knighted Tigers. A special brand of Detroit baseball player.
Guard T.J. Lang was a smart signing by the Lions. In order to contend, they must start drafting players like him, too.