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  • Karamoh’s superb goal earns Bordeaux win at Angers

    15 January 2019 20:57 193

    Yann Karamoh’s superb late solo goal saw Bordeaux snatch a 2-1 win at Angers. The Inter Milan loanee climbed off the bench to run half the length of the pitch and score to lift Bordeaux up to 11th in Ligue 1 and leave Angers 15th, three points above the relegation zone. Samuel Kalu’s third goal in four games opened the scoring for the visitors before

  • Cork ladies football team to play in Páirc Uí Chaoimh for the first time

    15 January 2019 16:20 230

    History will be made next month when Cork play Tipperary in the Ladies National Football League at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. It is the first time that Cork have ever played a game at the famous Leeside stadium. Ephie Fitzgerald’s Munster champions host the Premier county on Saturday, February 23rd (5pm) with the tie followed by Cork’s Allianz League Division

  • Wales boss Gatland thinks France clash is key to winning Six Nations

    15 January 2019 16:12 208

    Warren Gatland believes that Wales’ Guinness Six Nations opener against France is potentially their toughest assignment of this season’s tournament. Wales tackle Les Bleus in Paris on February 1 during a campaign that also sees them meet reigning Six Nations champions Ireland and Eddie Jones’ England at the Principality Stadium. And head coach Gatland

  • Liam O’Connor added to Munster squad against Exeter Chiefs

    15 January 2019 14:02 152

    Loosehead prop Liam O’Connor has been added to Munster’s Heineken Champions Cup squad for Saturday’s final pool game against Exeter Chiefs. O’Connor is making his way back from a long-term knee injury suffered in November 2017. The Corkman made his return for Cork Constitution in the Munster Charity Cup final win over Garryowen 10 days ago and played

  • Lineker leads tributes to ‘wonderful keeper’ Cech

    15 January 2019 12:07 137

    Gary Lineker has paid tribute to Petr Cech after the Arsenal goalkeeper announced that he will retire at the end of the season. Cech, 36, who won four Premier League titles with Chelsea, will hang up his gloves at the end of his 20th season as a professional. Former England striker Lineker wrote on Twitter: “Congratulations on a truly outstanding career

  • Martin O’Neill appointed Nottingham Forest maanger

    15 January 2019 11:41 148

    Nottingham Forest have announced the appointment of Martin O’Neill as their new manager. The 66-year-old, a former Forest player who won two European Cups with the club, replaces Aitor Karanka in the job after the Spaniard’s departure last week. O’Neill becomes the club’s 11th full-time boss since 2011 and his first game in charge will be at home against

  • Pompey goalkeeper Craig MacGillivray signs new deal

    15 January 2019 11:07 139

    Portsmouth goalkeeper Craig MacGillivray has extended his contract until the summer of 2021. The 26-year-old, who joined Portsmouth from Shrewsbury last year, has played 30 times and kept 11 clean sheets this season. The Fratton Park club are four points clear of Luton at the summit of Sky Bet League One. “I’m obviously delighted to have signed a new contract

  • Wales forward Taulupe Faletau suffers broken arm – reports

    14 January 2019 22:19 140

    Wales number eight Taulupe Faletau looks set to miss the Guinness Six Nations after breaking his arm again, according to reports. Faletau, a British and Irish Lion, suffered a fractured forearm playing for Bath in October and missed the autumn international series. The 28-year-old returned for his club in Saturday’s 18-16 Heineken Champions Cup win over Wasps

  • Andrew Cole is in talks with Macclesfield over coaching role

    14 January 2019 18:36 125

    Andrew Cole is in talks with Macclesfield about linking up with his former team-mate Sol Campbell in a part-time coaching role, Press Association Sport understands. The former Newcastle and Manchester United striker is being lined up to work with the League Two club’s forwards one or two days a week. Cole, 47, scored 289 goals in an illustrious career

  • 40 GAA Matches to be broadcast on TG4 as part of station's spring schedule

    14 January 2019 17:01 74

    TG4 has unveiled their spring schedule for 2019 with details of their GAA coverage for the coming months. Coverage starts on January 27 with coverage of both All Ireland Football and Hurling champions. Monaghan taken on football champions Dublin in Clones, while there will be deferred coverage of Wexford's clash with hurling champions Limerick in the Allianz