The Argentina star is set to go the way of Olly Murs.

Rodgers: Mario doing his best

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers vowed to stick with Mario Balotelli after another goalless but encouraging display against Hull.

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Real spoil Suarez debut

Real Madrid overcame Neymar’s early opening goal to see off arch rivals Barcelona 3-1 at the Bernabeu as Luis Suarez made his long-awaited debut for Barca.

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North proves to be Saints' one-man bonus point

George North’s quartet of tries reinvigorated Northampton’s European campaign, but the 34-6 victory over the Ospreys came at a cost with England centre Luther Burrell ...

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Milanic leaves Leeds post

Leeds’ managerial circus returned this evening as owner trigger-happy owner Massimo Cellino parted company with Darko Milanic after six games in charge.

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Jason McAteer’s got a different version of Roy Keane’s book

“Jason was my hero, a player I modelled myself on; someone I admired.”

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Doak: We have to pick ourselves up

Ulster coach Neil Doak refused to admit defeat in his side’s European campaign despite a second straight loss in Pool Three at the hands of champions Toulon.

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Saints go second, misfiring Reds draw and errors condemn Sunderland to another loss

Southampton, 8-0 winners over Sunderland last weekend, climb to second in the Premier League, three points behind the Blues, with a 1-0 win over Stoke at St Mary’s ...

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Late try no consolation as Ulster suffer second Champions Cup defeat

Toulon made it two wins from two with an impressive 23-13 victory at the Kingspan Stadium on Saturday afternoon but defeat left Ulster’s bid to make the last eight ...

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Gascoigne 'sectioned after binge'

Tottenham Hotspur say they are supporting troubled former star Paul Gascoigne after it was reported he had been placed on an emergency three-day detox.

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Hammer blow for Champions

Diafra Sakho’s seventh goal in as many Barclays Premier League starts gave West Ham a 2-1 victory over champions Manchester City at Upton Park.

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Balotelli the target of Paddy Power’s latest campaign

"So Sick Of This Shirt!"

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Brilliant video invites emigrant club members ‘Home to Hurl’

Like many clubs, Gortnahoe Glengoole GAA in Tipperary has seen it’s teams suffer in recent years because of emigration.

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Title perfect birthday present for Dundalk's Higgins

It was a birthday to remember for Ruaidhrí Higgins as the Dundalk midfielder got his hands on a first league winner's medal following his side's 2-0 victory over ...

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Harry declares truce with Taarabt

QPR manager Harry Redknapp bears no grudge against Adel Taarabt following their public spat this week and insists he merely wants the Morocco playmaker to return ...

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Gazza 'sectioned under Mental Health Act'

Tottenham Hotspur say they are supporting troubled former star Paul Gascoigne after it was reported he had been placed on an emergency three-day detox.

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PGA president sacked for 'gender-based' tweet about Poulter

Ted Bishop has been sacked as PGA of America president after making "insensitive gender-based statements" about Ian Poulter.

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Kenny: This was special

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny hailed his side's title triumph as “special” following their 2-0 victory over Cork City at Oriel Park last night.

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