With Chelsea top and Manchester City in joint second, there’s a familiar look to the Premier League table as the two sides prepare to meet at the Etihad today.
Jose Mourinho has been impressed by the way Bastian Schweinsteiger has fought his way back from the precipice, with the self-proclaimed Special One calling his midfielder the “Powerful One&rdquo
Swansea manager Bob Bradley has challenged his defenders to find the focus to keep Tottenham striker Harry Kane quiet at White Hart Lane today.
Very few sporting lives have skirted as often, or as wilfully, with drama and danger as Tommy Byrne’s.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists he will not allow Daniel Sturridge — or any other first-team player — to leave in January.
Arsene Wenger will not look to replace the injured Santi Cazorla in the January transfer window.
The hype around the La Liga ‘Clasico’ between Barcelona and Real Madrid continues to burst through all barriers — with millions worldwide due to tune in this afternoon to see Lionel
CJ Stander believes Munster’s Ireland heroes must maintain their high Test standards to maintain the province’s European momentum against Leicester over the next fortnight.
Connacht’s march on the IRFU offices in 2003 to save their team is well documented but they came closer to going out of business just seven years ago. By then, the IRFU and the province both had
Munster women’s head coach Wayne Falvey looks forward to seeing what the next crop of young talent in the province can offer as they begin their interpro title defence against Ulster at Kingspan
After a staggering four weeks for Joe Schmidt’s senior squad, his U20 counterpart predicts a new wave of young talent will take the world by storm.
Defeat in Italy on last season’s PRO12 run-in might not have cost Connacht a coveted home semi-final, but that loss registered in their minds.
Eddie Jones will send England out against Australia with orders to “break them mentally and physically” in Saturday’s climax to the autumn at Twickenham.
Iain Henderson and Chris Henry return to the Ulster side for this evening’s Guinness Pro 12 game at Cardiff Blues, a match both teams regard as critical to relaunching their seasons.
Leo Cullen has played down fears of Johnny Sexton being forced to take an extended break from rugby, with the Leinster head coach suggesting the 31-year-old will be out of action for around three to f
Decisions, decisions, decisions. That was my lot yesterday morning as I tried to choose the right ones in the big races on a brilliant card tomorrow at Fairyhouse. But there was no such indecision thi
Munster extended their current winning streak to six after defeating Glasgow Warriors at Scotstoun in round 10 of the Guinness Pro12, but the Thomond Park men had to thank the quick thinking and accur
John Fallon examines the key lessons as Munster produced a 16-15 win at Scotstoun, thanks to an Ian Keatley drop goal.
It might be an exaggeration to say it represented a changing of the guard, but that unprecedented six-timer by Gordon Elliott at Navan last Sunday was some statement of intent.
This afternoon, six-time All-Ireland-winning Cork footballer Orla Finn lines out with Kinsale against St Maur’s of Dublin in the All-Ireland Club Junior decider. Finn was the stand-out player fo
Annual expenditure on Mayo’s various inter-county teams will never again drop below €1m, treasurer Kevin O’Toole has warned.
Imagine for a moment what it feels like to be the Dublin hurling manager watching Cormac Costello sitting on the footballers’ bench. The sight of Ciarán Kilkenny ripping it up on a more r
Since 2009, the Munster Club JHC has been the preserve of Cork and Waterford sides and that duopoly will remain in force this year as Mayfield and Ballyduff Lower clash in tomorrow’s final in Ma
Aidan O’Shea was 25 when forced to call time on his playing career.
St Colman’s College Fermoy manager Garvan Queeney has urged his charges not to get caught up in the longstanding history they have with St Kieran’s College Kilkenny, ahead of tomorrow&rsqu
The “most underrated and selfless” of Kilkenny hurlers, Eoin Larkin, announced his inter-county retirement yesterday.
Not too long ago, on a weekday morning, a woman rang the sports desk. The woman hadn’t been speaking long before it became evident her voice was shaking with anger.
I have to say that, all those centuries past, it was very far-seeing and considerate of his ancestors to arrange for the new England manager to come among us in 2016 with a ‘gate’ already
Quarterback Zach Terrell was clutch when he needed to be, and freshman Butch Hampton made some big kicks.
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Jimmy Butler scored 26 points, Dwyane Wade had 24 and the Chicago Bulls beat LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers 111-105
Although Kristaps Porzingis and Karl-Anthony Towns roamed the court, Kyle O’Quinn had the applause-worthy performance, helping the Knicks recover from a blown early lead.
For the first time in many years, the Los Angeles Lakers were in Toronto with little buzz.