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    Gonzalo Higuain dropped by AC Milan amid Chelsea ‘rumours’


    Gonzalo Higuain has been left out of AC Milan’s squad for their match against Genoa on Monday amid reports of an imminent move to...

    Gonzalo Higuain has been left out of AC Milan’s squad for their match against Genoa on Monday amid reports of an imminent move to Chelsea.

    Chelsea must use Arsenal defeat as motivation – Marcos Alonso


    Marcos Alonso insists Chelsea must use their defeat at Arsenal as motivation – after Blues boss Maurizio Sarri slammed his players following their performance at the Emirates...

    Marcos Alonso insists Chelsea must use their defeat at Arsenal as motivation – after Blues boss Maurizio Sarri slammed his players following their performance at the Emirates Stadium.

    United should go ‘all out’ for Pochettino, says Wayne Rooney


    Mauricio Pochettino “ticks every box” to be the next long-term manager of Manchester United, according to club record goalscorer Wayne...

    Mauricio Pochettino “ticks every box” to be the next long-term manager of Manchester United, according to club record goalscorer Wayne Rooney.

    Hunt pleased by “gentleman” Cech’s response to clash


    Stephen Hunt has thanked Arsenal star Petr Cech for not taking an “easy shot” at him after his challenge left the goalkeeper with a fractured...

    Stephen Hunt has thanked Arsenal star Petr Cech for not taking an “easy shot” at him after his challenge left the goalkeeper with a fractured skull.

    Liverpool finding way to beat Palace was crucial in title race – Henderson


    Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson admits it was crucial they found a way to win and maintain the pace in the title race on Saturday despite not being at their...

    Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson admits it was crucial they found a way to win and maintain the pace in the title race on Saturday despite not being at their best.

    Matic eyes top four as Manchester United extend winning start under Solskjaer


    Nemanja Matic has his sights trained on the top four after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record-breaking start turned the improbable into the possible for Manchester...

    Nemanja Matic has his sights trained on the top four after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record-breaking start turned the improbable into the possible for Manchester United.

    ‘Ultimate professional’ Begovic took being dropped in his stride, insists Howe


    Bournemouth goalkeeper Asmir Begovic responded like an “ultimate professional” after being dropped for the Premier League victory over West Ham, according to manager Eddie...

    Bournemouth goalkeeper Asmir Begovic responded like an “ultimate professional” after being dropped for the Premier League victory over West Ham, according to manager Eddie Howe.
    Bristol City keen to keep Callum O'Dowda as Ireland attacker's stock continues to rise

    Bristol City keen to keep Callum O'Dowda as Ireland attacker's stock continues to rise


    BRISTOL CITY manager Lee Johnson believes that 'fantastic human being' Callum O'Dowda has the potential to play at the very highest level - and asserted that the club have no intention of selling...

    BRISTOL CITY manager Lee Johnson believes that 'fantastic human being' Callum O'Dowda has the potential to play at the very highest level - and asserted that the club have no intention of selling him.
    Permutations: Champions Cup quarter-finals look set to throw up three pool stage rematches

    Permutations: Champions Cup quarter-finals look set to throw up three pool stage rematches


    A late penalty from Joey Carbery squeezed Munster home at the top of Pool 2 in the Champions Cup at Thomond Park last night but their chances of staying at home in the quarter-finals looks very...

    A late penalty from Joey Carbery squeezed Munster home at the top of Pool 2 in the Champions Cup at Thomond Park last night but their chances of staying at home in the quarter-finals looks very slim.

    Pep Guardiola plays down importance of Old Trafford games in title race


    Pep Guardiola has refused to be drawn into suggestions the title race between Manchester City and Liverpool could be decided by trips to Old...

    Pep Guardiola has refused to be drawn into suggestions the title race between Manchester City and Liverpool could be decided by trips to Old Trafford.

    Mentally weak and unmotivated – Seething Sarri turns on Chelsea players


    A seething Maurizio Sarri launched an extraordinary attack on his Chelsea players after Saturday’s limp 2-0 Premier League loss at...

    A seething Maurizio Sarri launched an extraordinary attack on his Chelsea players after Saturday’s limp 2-0 Premier League loss at Arsenal.
    'He wants to make this a better team' - Munster coach van Graan hails Carbery after tough Exeter clash

    'He wants to make this a better team' - Munster coach van Graan hails Carbery after tough Exeter clash


    Munster coach Johann van Graan hailed match-winning hero Joey Carbery, whose 20/20 vision maintained his remarkable kicking success since the lowest point of his brief career in Castres last...

    Munster coach Johann van Graan hailed match-winning hero Joey Carbery, whose 20/20 vision maintained his remarkable kicking success since the lowest point of his brief career in Castres last December.

    Harry Arter's loan spell at Cardiff may be cut short amid transfer offers


    Harry Arter’s loan spell at Cardiff may come to premature end, with a few options now on the table for the Republic of Ireland midfielder in this month's transfer...

    Harry Arter’s loan spell at Cardiff may come to premature end, with a few options now on the table for the Republic of Ireland midfielder in this month's transfer window.
    Martin O'Neill hoping to reunite with James McClean as Nottingham Forest look to secure deal with Stoke

    Martin O'Neill hoping to reunite with James McClean as Nottingham Forest look to secure deal with Stoke


    JAMES McCLEAN is Martin O’Neill’s first target as Nottingham Forest manager and the pair could be reunited before the end of the transfer window if O’Neill can secure a deal with Stoke...

    JAMES McCLEAN is Martin O’Neill’s first target as Nottingham Forest manager and the pair could be reunited before the end of the transfer window if O’Neill can secure a deal with Stoke City.

    Cardiff secure club-record capture of Sala


    Cardiff have confirmed the signing of Argentinian striker Emiliano Sala from Nantes for a club-record fee in the region of...

    Cardiff have confirmed the signing of Argentinian striker Emiliano Sala from Nantes for a club-record fee in the region of £15million.

    Arsenal see off Chelsea to breathe life into top-four ambitions


    Arsenal reinvigorated their hopes of finishing in the Premier League’s top four with a deserved 2-0 victory over London rivals...

    Arsenal reinvigorated their hopes of finishing in the Premier League’s top four with a deserved 2-0 victory over London rivals Chelsea.

    Solskjaer makes it a magnificent seven as United boss


    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer extended his winning start as Manchester United manager to seven matches with a 2-1 victory at home to...

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer extended his winning start as Manchester United manager to seven matches with a 2-1 victory at home to Brighton.

    Arsenal v Chelsea – Eden Hazard in focus


    Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-0 in Saturday’s Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium to enliven the race for Champions League...

    Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-0 in Saturday’s Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium to enliven the race for Champions League qualification.

    Solskjaer: Rashford is in the form of his life


    Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was full of praise for Marcus Rashford after the 2-1 win over...

    Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was full of praise for Marcus Rashford after the 2-1 win over Brighton.

    Klopp hails ‘world-class’ Salah after netting 50th Premier League goal


    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hailed a “world-class” Mohamed Salah after the Egypt international brought up his 50th Premier League goal in a 4-3 win over Crystal...

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hailed a “world-class” Mohamed Salah after the Egypt international brought up his 50th Premier League goal in a 4-3 win over Crystal Palace.

    Dyche left frustrated as late offside call denies Burnley win at Watford


    Sean Dyche believes Burnley should have taken all three points at Watford after Chris Wood’s injury-time strike was controversially chalked off for...

    Sean Dyche believes Burnley should have taken all three points at Watford after Chris Wood’s injury-time strike was controversially chalked off for offside.

    Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez hails Fabian Schar after brace in Cardiff victory


    Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez praised unlikely hero Fabian Schar after the defender struck twice to help secure a vital 3-0 Premier League victory over...

    Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez praised unlikely hero Fabian Schar after the defender struck twice to help secure a vital 3-0 Premier League victory over Cardiff.

    Arnautovic wasn’t mentally ready to play, says Hammers boss Pellegrini


    Manuel Pellegrini claimed Marko Arnautovic “has his head on another issue” after the player was left out of West Ham’s squad for the 2-0 defeat at...

    Manuel Pellegrini claimed Marko Arnautovic “has his head on another issue” after the player was left out of West Ham’s squad for the 2-0 defeat at Bournemouth.
    Man United make it a maginifcent seven under Solskjaer as Pogba penalty helps see off Brighton

    Man United make it a maginifcent seven under Solskjaer as Pogba penalty helps see off Brighton


    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's record-breaking start to life in the Manchester United dugout continued as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford struck against Brighton to secure a seventh straight win in all...

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's record-breaking start to life in the Manchester United dugout continued as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford struck against Brighton to secure a seventh straight win in all competitions.
    Liverpool maintain title race advantage after coming from behind in high-scoring Crystal Palace clash

    Liverpool maintain title race advantage after coming from behind in high-scoring Crystal Palace clash


    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni's error gifted Liverpool the win to keep them on track in the title race after the Premier League leaders had almost squandered their advantage in a 4-3 victory at...

    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni's error gifted Liverpool the win to keep them on track in the title race after the Premier League leaders had almost squandered their advantage in a 4-3 victory at Anfield.
    Ulster secure first Champions Cup quarter-final place since 2014 after impressive comeback in Leicester

    Ulster secure first Champions Cup quarter-final place since 2014 after impressive comeback in Leicester


    Ulster came into this afternoon’s meeting with Leicester Tigers needing a losing bonus point to ensure their place in the Heineken Champions Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 2014 and for 50 minutes it looked utterly beyond...

    Ulster came into this afternoon’s meeting with Leicester Tigers needing a losing bonus point to ensure their place in the Heineken Champions Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 2014 and for 50 minutes it looked utterly beyond them.

    Man Utd beat Brighton to make it seven wins out of seven under Solskjaer


    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record-breaking start to life in the Manchester United dugout continued as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford struck against Brighton to secure a seventh straight win in all...

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s record-breaking start to life in the Manchester United dugout continued as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford struck against Brighton to secure a seventh straight win in all competitions.

    Watford held in Burnley stalemate following Graham Taylor tributes


    Watford failed to deliver a fitting tribute to their former chairman Graham Taylor after they were held to a goalless draw by Burnley at Vicarage...

    Watford failed to deliver a fitting tribute to their former chairman Graham Taylor after they were held to a goalless draw by Burnley at Vicarage Road.

    Salah strikes twice in seven-goal thriller at Anfield


    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni’s error gifted Liverpool the win to keep them on track in the title race after the Premier League leaders had almost squandered their advantage in a 4-3 victory at...

    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni’s error gifted Liverpool the win to keep them on track in the title race after the Premier League leaders had almost squandered their advantage in a 4-3 victory at Anfield.

    Bournemouth end five-game winless run with victory over out-of-sorts West Ham


    West Ham struggled in the absence of unsettled forward Marko Arnautovic as Callum Wilson underlined his value to Bournemouth by setting them on course to victory at the Vitality...

    West Ham struggled in the absence of unsettled forward Marko Arnautovic as Callum Wilson underlined his value to Bournemouth by setting them on course to victory at the Vitality Stadium

    Newcastle cruise past Cardiff thanks to Fabian Schar double


    Fabian Schar scored the first goals of his Newcastle career to drag Rafael Benitez’s men out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 3-0 victory over...

    Fabian Schar scored the first goals of his Newcastle career to drag Rafael Benitez’s men out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 3-0 victory over Cardiff.
    'I knew I was in for a rough time from the crowd' - Simon Zebo opens up on alleged racist abuse at Ulster match

    'I knew I was in for a rough time from the crowd' - Simon Zebo opens up on alleged racist abuse at Ulster match


    Simon Zebo has opened up on the alleged racist abuse he suffered while playing against Ulster at Kingspan Stadium last weekend, saying that he made the incident public because he wanted to set an example for his...

    Simon Zebo has opened up on the alleged racist abuse he suffered while playing against Ulster at Kingspan Stadium last weekend, saying that he made the incident public because he wanted to set an example for his children.

    No tears for Pochettino despite Kane injury


    Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is not going to “cry” about his side’s injury...

    Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is not going to “cry” about his side’s injury problems.

    Trent Alexander-Arnold signs five-year contract at Liverpool


    Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has expressed his delight at signing a new long-term contract with the...

    Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has expressed his delight at signing a new long-term contract with the club.
    WATCH: 'She better be ready for me' - Amanda Serrano calls out Katie Taylor after demolishing opponent inside 40 seconds

    WATCH: 'She better be ready for me' - Amanda Serrano calls out Katie Taylor after demolishing opponent inside 40 seconds


    Katie Taylor remains on course to take on Puerto Rican born Amanda Serrano in a super fight in the autumn after the latter claimed an unprecedented world title in a seventh weight division in Madison Square Garden on Friday...

    Katie Taylor remains on course to take on Puerto Rican born Amanda Serrano in a super fight in the autumn after the latter claimed an unprecedented world title in a seventh weight division in Madison Square Garden on Friday night.
    Ireland's TJ Doheny eyes second belt after retaining IBF World super-bantamweight title

    Ireland's TJ Doheny eyes second belt after retaining IBF World super-bantamweight title


    Portlaoise native TJ Doheny has successfully defended his IBF World super-bantamweight title. He stopped Japanese opponent Ryohei Takahashi in the 11th round in the Hulu Theater in Madison Square Garden in the early hours of this...

    Portlaoise native TJ Doheny has successfully defended his IBF World super-bantamweight title. He stopped Japanese opponent Ryohei Takahashi in the 11th round in the Hulu Theater in Madison Square Garden in the early hours of this morning.

    'It is a different era' - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on player power and why managers have to change


    Manchester United interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted a shift in player power in the modern game has forced managers to change their approach, as he suggested 'old school' management may now be...

    Manchester United interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted a shift in player power in the modern game has forced managers to change their approach, as he suggested 'old school' management may now be redundant.
    Walsh may return to face Tyrone

    Walsh may return to face Tyrone


    New Kerry boss Peter Keane will be forced to shuffle his pack for at least the first two or three league games through injures, club commitments and the Sigerson Cup as they prepare to face last year's beaten All-Ireland finalists Tyrone tomorrow...

    New Kerry boss Peter Keane will be forced to shuffle his pack for at least the first two or three league games through injures, club commitments and the Sigerson Cup as they prepare to face last year's beaten All-Ireland finalists Tyrone tomorrow week.
    McCloskey eager to make up for lost time by reaching first quarter-final

    McCloskey eager to make up for lost time by reaching first quarter-final


    Stuart McCloskey has enjoyed some big European nights and contributed at pivotal moments, yet the 'Bangor Bulldozer' has yet to experience knock-out rugby in the Champions...

    Stuart McCloskey has enjoyed some big European nights and contributed at pivotal moments, yet the 'Bangor Bulldozer' has yet to experience knock-out rugby in the Champions Cup.
    McNamara backs 'selfless' Hawkshaw to lead by example in Ireland U-20s Six Nations campaign

    McNamara backs 'selfless' Hawkshaw to lead by example in Ireland U-20s Six Nations campaign


    For the last few years, the Ireland U-20s captain has been voted for by his fellow players but in a move away from that model, David Hawkshaw has been chosen by the coaching group to lead the country in the upcoming Six...

    For the last few years, the Ireland U-20s captain has been voted for by his fellow players but in a move away from that model, David Hawkshaw has been chosen by the coaching group to lead the country in the upcoming Six Nations.

    Sharapova delighted to beat old foe Wozniacki in grudge match


    Maria Sharapova will need to call upon her patented persona as the ice woman when she faces Ashleigh Barty - the 15th seed and biggest home hope - in the Rod Laver Arena...

    Maria Sharapova will need to call upon her patented persona as the ice woman when she faces Ashleigh Barty - the 15th seed and biggest home hope - in the Rod Laver Arena tomorrow.

    Jacob stresses need for attacking impetus with Model sweeper


    The sweeper system is one of hurling's great debates with pundits falling on different sides of the fence but former Wexford star Rory Jacob believes it is here to stay under Model boss Davy...

    The sweeper system is one of hurling's great debates with pundits falling on different sides of the fence but former Wexford star Rory Jacob believes it is here to stay under Model boss Davy Fitzgerald.
    Friend eyeing second win in France and top spot in the standings

    Friend eyeing second win in France and top spot in the standings


    Connacht play their 30th Challenge Cup game on French soil today, and victory at Stade Chaban-Delmas will give them as many wins as losses out there, while sending Andy Friend's side into the quarter-finals of the...

    Connacht play their 30th Challenge Cup game on French soil today, and victory at Stade Chaban-Delmas will give them as many wins as losses out there, while sending Andy Friend's side into the quarter-finals of the competition.

    Improving 'Tout' can strike blow for Meade


    If recent runnings of the Grade Two Horse & Jockey Hotel Chase (2.10) are anything to go by then all eyes will be on Thurles...

    If recent runnings of the Grade Two Horse & Jockey Hotel Chase (2.10) are anything to go by then all eyes will be on Thurles tomorrow.

    Lowry plans to stay 'aggressive' in victory push


    Shane Lowry knows he must remain "aggressive" and kill off the opposition after a joint best-of-the-day 67 gave him a three-shot lead heading into the final round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC...

    Shane Lowry knows he must remain "aggressive" and kill off the opposition after a joint best-of-the-day 67 gave him a three-shot lead heading into the final round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
    Federer chides Kyrgios for wasting talent in commentary box

    Federer chides Kyrgios for wasting talent in commentary box


    Having outlasted most of his contemporaries, Roger Federer is now in the business of educating the next generation - not just with the tennis he plays, but his clear-eyed analysis, which he used yesterday to gently chide Nick...

    Having outlasted most of his contemporaries, Roger Federer is now in the business of educating the next generation - not just with the tennis he plays, but his clear-eyed analysis, which he used yesterday to gently chide Nick Kyrgios.

    Klopp wary of Palace repeat upsetting latest title bid


    Jurgen Klopp had not given it a moment's consideration: not how Anfield would react, nor even the wider community in Liverpool but rather, the rest of the country and the supporters of all the other teams from all of the other towns and cities, should he...

    Jurgen Klopp had not given it a moment's consideration: not how Anfield would react, nor even the wider community in Liverpool but rather, the rest of the country and the supporters of all the other teams from all of the other towns and cities, should he steer the side he manages so well to their first league title in 29 years.
    Forty-somethings Brady and Brees primed to face the young pretenders

    Forty-somethings Brady and Brees primed to face the young pretenders


    And then there were four. Not just any four, either - the four highest-scoring teams in the NFL are also the last ones left standing. That's never happened...

    And then there were four. Not just any four, either - the four highest-scoring teams in the NFL are also the last ones left standing. That's never happened before.

    Golf administrators confident vote for one governing body will succeed


    Today is D-Day and officials remain "confident" that Irish golf will vote in favour of the landmark formation of one governing body for men and women and bury forever that notion that golf is stuck in the Dark...

    Today is D-Day and officials remain "confident" that Irish golf will vote in favour of the landmark formation of one governing body for men and women and bury forever that notion that golf is stuck in the Dark Ages.
    Silver Streak can outshine Haydock rivals

    Silver Streak can outshine Haydock rivals


    There's been a few notable extremely short-priced horses down through the years, the first of which was probably Eclipse, priced 1/70 when beating a horse named Corsican for a 150-Guineas plate race at Newmarket in...

    There's been a few notable extremely short-priced horses down through the years, the first of which was probably Eclipse, priced 1/70 when beating a horse named Corsican for a 150-Guineas plate race at Newmarket in 1770.

    Lindelof now enjoying a strange renaissance at Old Trafford


    It was a nip-and-tuck affair the last time Brighton and Hove Albion visited Old Trafford in the Premier League 15 months ago, a game that, in Ashley Young's opinion, swung on one moment in the 55th...

    It was a nip-and-tuck affair the last time Brighton and Hove Albion visited Old Trafford in the Premier League 15 months ago, a game that, in Ashley Young's opinion, swung on one moment in the 55th minute.

    Lisnagar Oscar in line for Bartlett bid at Cheltenham


    All roads lead to the Cheltenham Festival for Lisnagar Oscar after he opened his account with a thrilling victory at...

    All roads lead to the Cheltenham Festival for Lisnagar Oscar after he opened his account with a thrilling victory at Chepstow.
    DCU hold off Whelan-inspired Carlow to book third-round place

    DCU hold off Whelan-inspired Carlow to book third-round place


    DCU held off a spirited second-half showing from IT Carlow last night to book a spot in the third round of the Sigerson...

    DCU held off a spirited second-half showing from IT Carlow last night to book a spot in the third round of the Sigerson Cup.

    'Everybody spies, sometimes,' admits Guardiola


    Pep Guardiola has admitted he was complicit in European football's culture of spying while at Barcelona and Bayern Munich but insisted it was not a practice he would be repeating in England with Manchester...

    Pep Guardiola has admitted he was complicit in European football's culture of spying while at Barcelona and Bayern Munich but insisted it was not a practice he would be repeating in England with Manchester City.
    Martin Breheny: 'McGeeney's work in the Orchard needs to yield a lot more apples'

    Martin Breheny: 'McGeeney's work in the Orchard needs to yield a lot more apples'


    If Armagh needed any reminding of the county's poor record in the Dr McKenna Cup, they will find it with their manager, who was only 23 years old the last time the title dropped in the...

    If Armagh needed any reminding of the county's poor record in the Dr McKenna Cup, they will find it with their manager, who was only 23 years old the last time the title dropped in the Orchard.
    Camogie is now a game of free-takers - O'Connor

    Camogie is now a game of free-takers - O'Connor


    Cork star Amy O'Connor is frustrated that camogie is "turning into a game of free-takers" and called for rule changes before the small ball slips further behind their football...

    Cork star Amy O'Connor is frustrated that camogie is "turning into a game of free-takers" and called for rule changes before the small ball slips further behind their football counterparts.

    Chelsea clash is our 'small final,' admits Gunners boss as turbulence strikes


    A winter storm is raging at Arsenal, where off-field trouble has combined with an on-field wobble to make this the most testing period of the post-Arsene Wenger...

    A winter storm is raging at Arsenal, where off-field trouble has combined with an on-field wobble to make this the most testing period of the post-Arsene Wenger era.
    Egan on song as Westmeath dispatch Clarke's young Dubs

    Egan on song as Westmeath dispatch Clarke's young Dubs


    In the end, Westmeath proved just too strong. Whatever else happens this year in terms of their pursuit of history, Dublin, or at least this version of the Dubs, won't have it all their own way in the province this...

    In the end, Westmeath proved just too strong. Whatever else happens this year in terms of their pursuit of history, Dublin, or at least this version of the Dubs, won't have it all their own way in the province this year.
    Arnautovic move hinges on replacement search

    Arnautovic move hinges on replacement search


    West Ham United will let Marko Arnautovic leave the club and move to China for €40 million (£35.2m) if they can sign a replacement before the January transfer window...

    West Ham United will let Marko Arnautovic leave the club and move to China for €40 million (£35.2m) if they can sign a replacement before the January transfer window closes.
    Murphy ready to grab Tigers' 'poisoned chalice' with both hands

    Murphy ready to grab Tigers' 'poisoned chalice' with both hands


    Six weeks into an eight-week losing spell as interim coach that matched their worst losing streak in 44 years, Geordan Murphy was sitting in the Leicester Tigers' boardroom, expressions of glum determination staring back at...

    Six weeks into an eight-week losing spell as interim coach that matched their worst losing streak in 44 years, Geordan Murphy was sitting in the Leicester Tigers' boardroom, expressions of glum determination staring back at him.
    Alan Quinlan: 'English clubs take Irish lessons'

    Alan Quinlan: 'English clubs take Irish lessons'


    Ten months ago, ahead of Ireland's Grand Slam decider in London, there was something very different in the...

    Ten months ago, ahead of Ireland's Grand Slam decider in London, there was something very different in the air.

    Tony Ward: 'Van Graan has made his mark on Munster in a low-key way but he faces acid test tonight'


    If I had a euro for every time I have been asked since last Friday's showing at Gloucester if Munster can now win a third star on the red jersey, I'd be doing very nicely indeed. Suddenly, there is a buzz in the air down south and a real feeling of...

    If I had a euro for every time I have been asked since last Friday's showing at Gloucester if Munster can now win a third star on the red jersey, I'd be doing very nicely indeed. Suddenly, there is a buzz in the air down south and a real feeling of expectation.