Newcastle go top of the Championship with win over Aston Villa

Newcastle 2 Aston Villa 0 Newcastle United reclaimed top spot in the Championship following a hard-earned 2-0 win over struggling Aston Villa at St James’ Park. The Villans’ wait for a league win in 2017 continued as Yoan Gouffran’s seventh...

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Arsenal streak past spirited Sutton in FA Cup

Sutton 0 Arsenal 2 Arsenal eased past a spirited Sutton side at a packed Gander Green Lane on Monday night to advance to sixth round of the FA Cup. Having been thrashed at Bayern Munich in the Champions League last...

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Eoin Larkin critical of Kilkenny’s work-rate and attitude

Kilkenny legend Eoin Larkin has been critical of his county’s recent form, especially in the game against Clare. The Cats...

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All the talking points ahead of next weekend’s League Cup final

Manchester United meet Southampton in the EFL Cup final on Sunday with the first major silverware of the English football...

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Man United legend Ryan Giggs praises form of ‘unbelievable’ Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Manchester United great Ryan Giggs has been blown away by “unbelievable” Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s form and longevity. The 35-year-old has made...

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Gloucester apologise after fan makes obscene gesture toward Billy Vunipola on TV

Gloucester have apologised after a supporter was spotted making an obscene gesture to England number eight Billy Vunipola during television...

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FAI ‘saddened’ by passing of former underage international Paul McCarthy

Former Republic of Ireland underage international Paul McCarty passed away suddenly over the weekend, aged 45. The Cork native lined...

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A Fijian rugby star has fallen in love with one of our national sports

Nemani Nadolo is one of the biggest wingers in world rugby and the 20-stone star is currently lining out for...

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Donegal’s Neil Gallagher calls time on inter-county career

Donegal GAA has confirmed that midfielder Neil Gallagher has retired from inter-county football. Manager Rory Gallagher confirmed the news that...

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Aguero V Falcao and four other talking points from Man City’s Champions League tie with Monaco

Manchester City host Monaco in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday. Here are some of...

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Bizarre scenes as Clare star Tony Kelly refused entry to stand at Cusack Park

There was a peculiar incident involving star Clare hurler Tony Kelly before his side’s Allianz National League tie with Kilkenny...

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Tipp star Padraic Maher hoping to bring McCarthy Cup to Henry Street as he begins life as a garda

Tipperary hurling captain, Padraic Maher sported a different shade of Premier County blue today, thanks to his mother, writes Jimmy...

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Rory McIlroy played a round of golf with Donald Trump – ‘He’s a decent player for a guy in his 70s’

Rory McIlroy played a round with US president Donald Trump on Sunday as he continues his recovery from a rib...

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Mayfield broke the net, but online streaming of club finals a big success

There were more than 100,000 views online of the All-Ireland club junior and intermediate finals at Croke Park last weekend,...

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Neymar to stand trial on corruption charges after losing appeal

Neymar has lost his final appeal and will stand trial on corruption charges related to his transfer to Barcelona four...

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Kompany to miss Man City’s Champions League clash with Monaco

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is unavailable for Tuesday’s Champions League last-16 clash against Monaco with the leg injury that...

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2020 Open to take place at Royal St George’s – where Darren Clarke won in ’11

It has been announced today that the 2020 Open Championship will be played at Royal St George’s, the scene of...

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Genesis Open win helps Dustin Johnson claim world number one

Dustin Johnson is the world number one for the first time after winning the Genesis Open. The US Open champion...

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FA Cup talking points: Shaw’s future, Leicester’s woes, Mourinho going back to the Bridge

Writing on the wall for Shaw at Old Trafford? Jose Mourinho continues to insist that Luke Shaw has a future...

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Conor McGregor stepped up his boxing training with Michael Conlan in California

There has been plenty of talk about a Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather fight, but seeing the Irishman honing his...

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