Sam Allardyce insists he has "no ambitions" for a return to football management after deciding to leave Crystal Palace just five months into his reign.

League of Ireland round-up: Dundalk held to a scoreless draw by Derry City

Dundalk have dropped two more points in their pursuit of leaders Cork City in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division.

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Jose Mourinho says people of Manchester 'will pull together' after bomb attack

Jose Mourinho says the "hearts and minds" of everyone at Manchester United are with those affected by the horrific attack that killed 22 people and injured many ...

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Sam Allardyce resigns as Crystal Palace manager

Sam Allardyce has left his job as Crystal Palace manager.

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Sam Allardyce to quit Crystal Palace, say reports

Sam Allardyce is set to quit as manager of Crystal Palace, according to reports in the UK.

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Extra armed police to be deployed to Wembley for FA Cup final

"All supporters are encouraged to arrive for events at Wembley Stadium as early as possible for security checks."

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Laurent Koscielny fails in bid to have suspension lifted for FA Cup final

Arsene Wenger also has fitness concerns over two defenders.

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Joey Barton released by Burnley

"Joey leaves us for the obvious reasons."

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West Ham teenager called up to Ireland squad

It’s another landmark on a dream week for Rice.

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With four weeks until it’s ready, here’s how Páirc Uí Chaoimh is progressing

We look at the big developments in the construction of the Páirc…

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Antoine Griezmann ‘ready to go’ to club that can win titles

Griezmann has cast further doubt over his future at Atletico Madrid.

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Anthony Joshua looks keen to fight on the undercard for Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather

As if anticipation for the match wasn’t high enough.

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Jose Mourinho: ‘We can’t take out of our minds and hearts the victims and their families’

22 people were killed and 59 injured in the attack that has shocked the world.

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David Luiz's swimming pool scissor-kick is the real goal of the season

Is this goal better than Emre Can’s?

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England dropped points at the under-20 World Cup thanks to this long-range own goal

As own goals go, this one is up there.

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Brian O’Driscoll gave some good advice to Lions tourist Robbie Henshaw

Henshaw will be armed with words of wisdom from the former Lions captain when he heads to New Zealand next week.

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Harry Kewell appointed head coach of League Two side

He finished his playing career at Galatasaray in Turkey, Qatar and in his native Australia.

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Petra Kvitova on track for Wimbledon return months after knife attack

The two-time Wimbledon champion has been sidelined since December.

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Manchester United hold minute's silence following terror attack

Everyone at United was "deeply shocked by last night's terrible events".

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Ian Madigan and Mike Ross included in Barbarians squad

The squad is made up of players with a combined 1,018 international caps.

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Manchester footballers past and present shocked by bombing

The attack took place at the Manchester Arena after an Ariana Grande concert.

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Man United offered Liam Brady's mother a washing machine in transfer bid

There’s no other way to spin this.

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‘We’ll make mistakes but you die in the effort of trying’

Conceding 1-26 can hardly be considered a shut-out but it felt like it.

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'No specific intelligence' of risk to Europa League final after Manchester bomb

Manchester City and Manchester United have expressed their sympathy following the attack at the end of an Ariana Grande concert.

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This unwanted statistic is following David Moyes around after his resignation from Sunderland

He’s not left with a particularly sparkling CV.

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Cork City remain unbeaten

Cork City remain unbeaten in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division, but they were made work to preserve that record tonight.

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Cork City stretch unbeaten run to 15 games in 2-1 win over Sligo Rovers

Sligo Rovers 1, Cork City 2: Two second half goals from an Achile Campion tap-in and Kevin O’Connor direct from a corner pulled this game out of the fire for Cork ...

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Cork hurling takes another step on the road to redemption

Strolling along the road towards the local shop on Saturday afternoon, one of the neighbours stops me in my tracks, an old-timer.

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Liverpool and Tottenham's potential Champions League group opponents are absolutely terrifying

We could be looking at some absolutely massive groups here.

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Olivier Giroud's scorpion kick has missed out on yet another award

The Premier League’s competition includes the season’s goal of the month contenders.

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David Moyes resigns as Sunderland manager

Moyes' side finished bottom of the table after winning just six of their 38 games in a dismal campaign.

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Liverpool star makes Irish boy’s day with unexpected gift

Take a bow Georginio Wijnaldum.

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This sign at a Stormzy show will either delight or dismay Arsenal fans

Arsene Wenger is never far from the conversation.

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Man United bottom of the league for points won per pound spent on players' wages

The Red Devils had the second highest wage bill in the Premier League, at £221million, equating to £3.2million in player wages for each of the 69 points Jose Mourinho's ...

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Ireland Women’s coach Colin Bell names squad for Iceland friendly

Ireland face Iceland at Tallaght Stadium on Thursday June 8.

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Andy Murray beat his brother Jamie at fantasy football thanks to one in-form player

One world-class sportsman helping out another.

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Bookmaker pays out on John Terry substitution bets

Paddy Power accepted the wagers on Terry being substituted between 26:00 and 26:59 in Sunday's Premier League match, his last as a Chelsea player at Stamford Bridge. ...

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Can you name every Premier League club's top scorer this season?

There are 20 teams and loads of names – can you get 100%?

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This baseball commentator interviewed a bird instead of watching the game

The feathered friend joined Thom Brennaman in the commentary booth to share its thoughts.

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Dublin’s Aaron Byrne named U21 Football Player of the Year

The Gaelic Writers Association’s Seán Cavanagh selected the top 21 players of the Championship, with the Player of the Year chosen through a public vote.

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Manchester United to play at the Aviva Stadium in August

Manchester United will return to the Aviva Stadium for the first time in seven years when they take on Sampdoria.

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Is relegation to the Championship all that bad? Here's what a Newcastle fan reckons

Three teams go down to the Championship each season, but the league has its positives.

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From the most red cards to the fastest goal, here's the Premier League season in numbers

Three players scored within 30 seconds in the 2016/17 season.

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Usain Bolt carries Germaine Mason's coffin

Former Great Britain high jumper Mason died last month when his motorbike crashed on the way home from a party with friends.

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WATCH: John Terry substitution sparks controversy over orchestrated proceedings

Terry revealed after the match that the idea to come off in the 26th minute had come from him.

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This German goalkeeper did the unthinkable to keep his team from being relegated

And in the 96th minute to top it off.

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How football artists took over the Premier League this season

Meet the talent who have been drawing more than Manchester United this season.

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British and Irish Lions lose Billy Vunipola to shoulder injury

The British and Irish Lions must head to New Zealand without one of the most destructive forwards in world rugby after England number eight Billy Vunipola withdrew ...

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Michael Cahalane enjoys winning goal three years after being told he’d never hurl again

Michael Cahalane’s decisive goal to ensure Cork’s victory over Tipperary crowned his long journey back from being told he’d never play hurling again.

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