Celtic score late goals to ensure spot in Champions League group stages

Astana 4 Celtic 3 (Celtic win 8-4 on aggregate) Celtic have reached the Champions League group stages, completing a 8-4 aggregate win in their qualifying play-off with Astana despite a 4-3 loss in the second leg in Kazakhstan. Olivier Ntcham...

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Familiar faces to return to Thomond Park for Munster’s home European opener

Donnacha Ryan will join Ronan O’Gara as part of Racing 92’s contingent bidding to conquer fortress Thomond Park in Munster’s first home European fixture of the season, which was announced today, writes Stephen Barry. Munster won’t be without their own...

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Australian try blitz too much for Ireland at Women’s Rugby World Cup

Ireland’s hopes of contesting the fifth place play-off at the Women’s Rugby World Cup have been ended by a 36-24...

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Michael Keane: Wayne Rooney deserves England recall

Michael Keane believes Wayne Rooney is enjoying a new lease of life at Everton and deserves a recall to the...

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Football Association investigating extent of Fancy Bears data hack

The Football Association is working to discover the extent of the Fancy Bears hack which made revelations about football’s anti-doping...

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‘Conor McGregor is not the bravest guy and has no character’, says ex-sparring partner

Paulie Malignaggi, who walked out of Conor McGregor’s training camp, has called the Dubliner “not the bravest guy”, writes Stephen...

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Rassie Erasmus on Munster exit: ‘If they say I must go tomorrow, then I will go’

Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has addressed the uncertainty surrounding the final months of his term, but says he...

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Replay referee ‘not the most popular character in Kerry’

Former Kerry forward Seán O’Sullivan says David Gough’s appointment for Saturday’s All-Ireland semi-final replay won’t go down well in the...

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Fancy Bears release names of footballers permitted to use otherwise-banned medicines at 2010 World Cup

Carlos Tevez, Juan Veron and Dirk Kuyt have been named by hackers Fancy Bears as three of the players permitted...

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‘More aggressive’ Floyd Mayweather wants to knockout Conor McGregor early, says Eubank Jnr

Conor McGregor has been warned he will face the same Floyd Mayweather who so impressively eased to victory over Manny...

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Transfer talk not fair on Newcastle squad, says Rob Elliot

Goalkeeper Rob Elliot admits the ongoing debate about Newcastle’s transfer activity could be having a detrimental effect on those currently...

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Wayne Rooney goads Man City fans with post-game tweet

He may have left Manchester United but Wayne Rooney continues to push the buttons of Manchester City fans – both...

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Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere sent off after under-23s brawl

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere was shown a red card after being involved in a mass brawl during the under-23s match...

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Victoria Azarenka pulls out of US Open for personal reasons

Victoria Azarenka has pulled out of the US Open due to a dispute with her former partner over the care...

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Billy Vunipola to miss first month of Saracens’ season with injury

Saracens back-rower Billy Vunipola could miss the first month of the Aviva Premiership season in England as he continues to...

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Man City v Everton: Two red cards and Wayne Rooney’s milestone made for an eventful game

Wayne Rooney scored his 200th Premier League goal but Raheem Sterling came off the bench to snatch a 1-1 draw...

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Cork City edge closer to title with narrow win over Finn Harps

Cork City have moved to within five points of the SSE Airtricity Premier Division title tonight with a win in...

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How Twitter reacted to Wayne Rooney’s milestone

Wayne Rooney reached 200 Premier League goals when he put Everton 1-0 up against Manchester City tonight. Here, we round...

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Shaun Murphy and Luca Brecel reach final of Evergrande China Championship

Shaun Murphy and Luca Brecel will meet in the Evergrande China Championship final after coming through hard-fought semi-final clashes on...

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Jamie Vardy gives Leicester fitness boost ahead of cup clash

Jamie Vardy is fit and available for Leicester’s Carabao Cup tie at Sheffield United. The England striker gave the Foxes...

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