We’ve had plenty of time to get used to it, but it still seems sort of wrong.

Connacht stick with starting XV; Kearney returns for Leinster

Two two Irish sides face off in the Guinness PRO12 final tomorrow.

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Kellie Harrington wins silver at World Championships

Kellie Harrington is a World silver medallist, after losing her World championship final in Astana.

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Premier League rumours: Chelsea will not allow Willian to join Jose Mourinho at Manchester United

Chelsea will not allow Willian to join Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, according to reports.

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Jose Mourinho celebrates Manchester United contract by joining Instagram

And his first picture was suitably on message.

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Ched Evans faces new rape trial in October

The former Wales international appeared at Cardiff Crown Court and pleaded not guilty to raping a woman in May 2011.

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A man for three seasons? Jose Mourinho's career changes

Jose Mourinho has yet to remain at a club as boss for four full seasons.

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Jose Mourinho confirmed as Manchester United manager

Mourinho, who has won league titles with Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan and Real Madrid, succeeds Dutch manager Louis van Gaal.

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Masters champion Danny Willett working harder than ever

"Just because you win a big tournament doesn't mean you can rest on your laurels, I'd rather work to win the next one."

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Five talking points ahead of Northern Ireland's clash with Belarus

Northern Ireland will stage their last home friendly on Friday night.

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Jose Mourinho expected to be appointed Manchester United manager today

Jose Mourinho is expected to finally be confirmed as Manchester United's new manager today after ironing out the terms of his contract.

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Here's how the internet reacted to Mourinho becoming the new Manchester United manager

Basically everyone couldn’t stop talking about it.

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5 talking points ahead of England's clash with Australia

With Marcus Rashford set to play a key role, could it be the 18-year-old’s chance to show Roy Hodgson what he has to offer?

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Jose Mourinho agrees deal to take charge at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho has agreed to become manager of Manchester United, Press Association Sport understands.

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Champions League final - Real Madrid v Atlético Madrid: Luka Modric can light up the San Siro

Ah yes, we are now hours away from the most important match in the soccer calendar so far in 2016.

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Jenson Button thankful to escape injury after freak collision in Monaco

Jenson Button has admitted he was lucky not to sustain a serious injury after a drain cover smashed into his car during practice for the Monaco Grand Prix.

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FA Cup quarter-final replays ditched in effort to ease fixture congestion

The Football Association has announced FA Cup quarter-final replays will be scrapped from next season.

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Everything you need to know ahead of the Republic of Ireland v Holland game

Martin O’Neill will send out his Republic of Ireland team for their penultimate Euro 2016 warm-up game.

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Man Utd expected to confirm Jose Mourinho's appointment

Manchester United are expected to confirm the worst-kept non-secret in football as they appoint Jose Mourinho as their permanent manager this afternoon.

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Maria Sharapova could make Russia team for Rio Olympics

Sharapova tested positive for meldonium in January and was provisionally suspended on March 12.

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Schoolboy, 7, applies to manage Inverness - once the players help with his homework

Schoolboy Ewen promises to develop the players' skills as he has "attended several hot shots courses" and plays with his school team.

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Martin O'Neill reassures James McCarthy over Euro 2016 place

Key Republic of Ireland midfielder James McCarthy could go to the Euro 2016 finals even if he does not kick another ball in anger before Martin O'Neill names his ...

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Check out super Irish anthem for the Euros - all the way from Thailand

We’re gonna be humming this for weeks.

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Katie Taylor defeated in World Championship semi-final

Five-time world champion Katie Taylor will not fight for an unprecedented sixth title.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic would welcome Jose Mourinho reunion

The Sweden striker, who is leaving Paris St Germain this summer, has been strongly linked with United.

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WATCH: Player with dislocated knee treated on football pitch

The player suffered a dislocated knee cap, which had visibly twisted round to the outside of his leg.

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Conor McGregor taunts Floyd Mayweather on social media

Conor McGregor has taunted boxer Floyd Mayweather on Instagram – in true Conor McGregor fashion.

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Kellie Harrington through to World final after impressive win

The Dubliner had already guaranteed bronze at the Championships and never looked under pressure in today’s match.

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Footballer Shane Long's wife Kayleah expecting third child

Shane Long and wife Kayleah are expecting their third child together.

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Premier League rumours: Jose Mourinho could make a move for Chelsea star Willian

Mourinho is a big fan of Brazil international Willian, who impressed during a disappointing campaign for the Blues.

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Gruesome pic shows the cost of Westmeath U21 victory against Kilkenny

It's looking much better this morning though.

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Mario Balotelli set for return to Liverpool after interest from AC Milan cools

Mario Balotelli looks set to return to Liverpool after AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi intimated the Serie A club would not be making their loan deal for the ...

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Ireland can take inspiration from Leicester and Bournemouth, says Arter

Harry Arter is confident the Republic of Ireland can rely on the same kind of spirit which helped Leicester win the Premier League and kept Bournemouth in it.

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Image rights complicate deal as Mourinho edges closer to United appointment

The appointment has been complicated by the fact former club Chelsea own the trademark to his name.

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People can't quite believe that Westmeath U21 hurlers beat Kilkenny

I repeat, Westmeath have beaten Kilkenny in hurling!

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Rafa Benitez ‘extremely pleased’ as he agrees Newcastle contract

Benitez has agreed to stay on and lead the fight for promotion back to the Premier League.

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Here's how different the history of golf would look if it was played over nine holes

England Golf looked at results of major championships in the last five years to see who would have been victorious (if they had been nine-hole games…).

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Andy Murray's breathing a big sigh of relief after surviving another scare in epic five-set French Open match

The Scotsman was playing unknown Mathias Bourgue – ranked world number 164.

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This is how to curve a ball backwards

The Magnus effect is pretty common in football – but the reverse Magnus effect, not so much. Here’s why.

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Rafael Benitez close to agreeing Newcastle deal

Hopes are high around St James' Park that a formal agreement with the 56-year-old has been reached.

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Luke Donald hoping to roll back the years at Wentworth

Donald first reached top spot by beating Lee Westwood in a play-off for the BMW PGA Championship in 2011

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Martin O'Neill dreading squad cull: 'There will be disappointment'

Martin O'Neill has admitted telling some of his Republic of Ireland players they will not be going to the Euro 2016 finals will be one of the hardest parts of his ...

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Connacht Rugby: ‘A battle roar that the world will hear’

Just the thing to get the blood pumping ahead of the PRO12 final

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Paul O’Connell had great difficulty playing his part in this wedding video

Never mind - a message from the Limerick legend is something to treasure - splutters and all.

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Arsenal agree deal to sign highly-rated midfielder

The former Basle man will become the Gunners' first major signing of the summer.

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Ireland fans warned of potential flight disruption

Republic of Ireland supporters travelling to the Euro 2016 Championships have been warned of potential disruption to flight schedules.

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Joe Schmidt includes two new faces in squad for summer tour

Rory Best will captain the side, who depart for Cape Town on Sunday June 5 ahead of the first test at the DHL Newlands Stadium.

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