Dominant second half sees UCD secure comfortable win

Sigerson Cup: UCD 5-8 Cork IT 0-10

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Garda College open Sigerson campaign with imperssive win

Sigerson Cup: Garda College,Templemore 1-15 IT Sligo 1-10

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Jordan Larmour: ‘I’m still trying to find the right balance’

Energia has released the second video in a three-part series on Leinster Rugby’s Jordan Larmour.

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FAI announce two friendlies this year in the Aviva

The FAI have arranged two international friendlies for the Republic of Ireland in the Aviva Stadium this year.

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Premier League stars join study to improve concussion detection

Premier League footballers are taking part in a British research project that could revolutionise how sport diagnoses and treats concussions.

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Marcelo Bielsa calls impromptu press conference after ‘spygate’ incident

It has been reported that Marcelo Bielsa could be about to resign as manager Leeds United.

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FA Cup: Irish defender scores as Blackburn beaten by Newcastle; Shrewsbury stun Stoke

Here’s how tonight’s FA Cup third round replays went.

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Martin O’Neill set to be appointed new manager of Nottingham Forest

Martin O’Neill is set to become the new manager of Nottingham Forest.

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Former Leeds striker Phil Masinga dies aged 49

The South African played in the Premier League for the Yorkshire club for two years after joining from Mamelodi Sundowns in 1994.

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The week in Fantasy Premier League: Assessing the Captaincy candidates
It’s finally here – the last Double Gameweek of the season.   It’s the week where those prudent FPL managers who held on to their chips look to be rewarded for their patience, as they finally overtake their more trigger-happy rivals.   Unfortunately, much of that... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Time for a Talisman
Another Double Gameweek, another disappointment. Few managers emerged from GW34 with the kind of score they were hoping for after Sterling and Kane became the only well-owned players to just about manage to return double figures. As usual, the leading points scorer turned out to be... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Kane and Salah – in or out?
Fantasy Premier League managers worldwide breathed a collective sigh of relief this week after the last fixtures of the season were finally confirmed. At last, all doubt has been removed and we can finally get on with the business of planning for the all-important end-of-season run.... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Abandoning the Blank and pushing past FPL burnout
Barely two minutes had passed before Fantasy Premier League managers were greeted with their first bizarre sight of Gameweek 29. Life is confusing enough when you own one of Everton’s carousel of attacking players without the club’s graphics department making things even worse. Niasse starts.Niasse benched... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Butland’s Bonus, Kane v Salah And Differentials For The Desperate
Fantasy Premier League managers everywhere love a good moan about the allocation of bonus points – usually when one of their players gets short-changed. This week was very different, though. The bonus points system itself is a laudable endeavour, ostensibly designed to spread the points around... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Early plans for those dreaded Blanks and Doubles
Gameweek 27 is almost upon us – and it can’t come soon enough for most Fantasy Premier League managers. The previous Gameweek began in fairly surreal fashion when, just before deadline, Phil Jones’ sister inadvertently broke the news that the popular defender wouldn’t be playing. Hope... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Selling too soon, Kane V Aguero and the Christensen curse
Gameweek 24 had an air of nostalgia for Fantasy Premier League managers, as we watched former legends of the game come to the fore again. A hat-trick from Sergio Aguero (MCI, 11.8) sparked fond memories of the ‘always captain Kun’ days when we barely had to... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Assessing the new midfield template
Stubbornly holding on to a player can be fatal in Fantasy Premier League – but managers have been finding out recently that selling one too soon can be every bit as calamitous.   We’re all familiar with the sight of a former favourite scoring a brace... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League:  The new ‘essentials’, post-Coutinho Liverpool & lessons learned from DGW2
The start of January saw the first Double Gameweek of the Fantasy Premier League season – and like most of them, it brought plenty of disappointment with it.   Let’s rip off one particular Band-Aid right away – the decision to triple captain Harry Kane (TOT,... Read more
The Week In Fantasy Premier League: #Kanexit Fallout, Budget Strikers and Firmino V Coutinho
Last week, the term #kanexit was coined by frustrated Fantasy Premier League managers looking to offload the top-priced Spurs man after some inconsistent form. It’s unlikely to be heard again anytime soon. Two hat-tricks later and those questions about whether Harry Kane is worth that £12.8m... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Where have all the forwards gone?
There was a time when owning three high-priced forwards seemed like the only the way to go in Fantasy Premier League.   These days we look upon our players in each of those previously coveted spots with ever-growing resentment, each one now a sarcastic manifestation of... Read more