Bravo the hero as Chile secure place in Confederations Cup final

Chile are into the Confederations Cup final after the semi-final with Portugal in Kazan was decided by Claudio Bravo’s penalty shoot-out saves. Bravo saved poor spot-kicks from Ricardo Quaresma, Joao Moutinho and Nani as the much-maligned Manchester City goalkeeper proved...

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Linfield inch closer to Champions League meeting with Celtic after last-minute win

Jordan Stewart marked his return to boyhood club Linfield with the only goal as the Northern Ireland champions inched closer to a Champions League meeting with Celtic. Stewart struck with a minute of the second half remaining to earn a...

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All Blacks make two changes ahead of second Lions test

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has made two changes to his side for Saturday’s second test with the Lions in...

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The Champions League has actually begun and there’s already a goal of the competition contender

The Champions League final only took place earlier this month, but already the 2017/18 competition has begun, and the standard...

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Do slow-motion replays increase a footballer’s chances of a red card? A sports scientist thinks so

Video assistant referees are all the rage on the football pitch right now, but might the system encourage referees to...

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Sean O’Brien try points way to achieving victory over All Blacks, Johnny Wilkinson

Jonny Wilkinson believes the British and Irish Lions must look to the wonder try by Sean O’Brien in the first...

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Kyle Lafferty ends unhappy period with Norwich with move to Hearts

Kyle Lafferty aims to use Hearts as a springboard to the World Cup after agreeing a deal to sign for...

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Mayweather will struggle to deal with Conor McGregor physically and mentally: Coach

Conor McGregor’s coach, John Kavanagh, has predicted his fighter will not live up to the pre fight script which suggests...

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Steven Beattie declared fit for Cork City tie with Levadia Tallin tomorrow

There is good news for Cork City ahead of their Europa league first qualifying round first leg tie with Levadia...

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Dublin native Deirdre Faul sweeps three golds and world record at World Transplant Games

Dubliner Deirdre Faul is celebrating a world record and 3 gold medals at the 21st World Transplant Games in Malaga....

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James Mc Gee will play delayed Wimbledon qualifier today

Ireland’s James Mc Gee will play his delayed Wimbledon qualifier today. The World number 210 was due to play his...

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Michelle Payne stood down after positive test for banned substance

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been stood down from riding after she tested positive for a banned substance at...

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Crystal Palace mistook Frank de Boer for Ronald de Boer but they’re all laughing about it

When Crystal Palace brought four-time Eredivisie-winning manager Frank de Boer to Selhurst Park earlier this week, there was obviously a...

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Pat Smullen excited to take up Irish Derby challenge with cracksman

Pat Smullen is relishing the opportunity to partner Cracksman in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh on...

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Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul scores hat-trick to put Spain U21s into Euro final

Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul scored a hat-trick to earn Spain Under-21s a 3-1 win over 10-man Italy and put them...

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England lose to Germany on penalties – again

England Under-21s 2 Germany Under-21s 2 (AET, Germany win 4-3 on penalties) England Under-21s suffered more penalty semi-final heartbreak against...

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FIFA report finds England World Cup bid team broke rules when courting Jack Warner

The England 2018 World Cup bid team made a determined effort to win over former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner and...

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Louth’s Ryan Burns gets 12-week ban for kicking ball at umpire

Louth’s Ryan Burns is the latest recipient of a 12-week ban. The Hunterstown Rovers forward had the suspension upheld by...

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‘Catch me if you can’: Watch this tribute to All Blacks’ record try-scorer Doug Howlett

Doug Howlett has earned himself a place in the hearts of fans on both sides of the globe. The Auckland-native...

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FIFA makes shock move to publish report into 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding race

FIFA has taken the dramatic step of publishing a controversial internal report into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding...

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