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United agree Falcao loan deal

Manchester United have agreed a loan fee of between £5m and £6m for Monaco’s Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, who will move to Old Trafford subject to a medical ...

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IRB bring Tywin Lannister on board for a pep talk

“There will be pain and there will be blood.”

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Sexton out for up to six weeks with broken jaw

Racing Métro have confirmed that Ireland international Jonny Sexton suffered a broken jaw in Saturday's Top 14 clash with Toulon on Saturday night.

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Robbie Keane nutmegs a defender before chipping in a brilliant goal

Republic of Ireland fans will be delighted to see team captain Robbie Keane in fine goalscoring form for his club side ahead of Wednesday’s friendly against Oman.

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Brogan denies retirement reports

Dublin's Alan Brogan has denied reports that has retired from inter-county football in the aftermath of yesterday's defeat to Donegal in the All-Ireland semi-final. ...

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Slow-starting Federer progresses as Ferrer crashes out

Roger Federer recovered from dropping his first set of the tournament to race into the fourth round of the US Open.

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O'Brien's Due Diligence set to miss Sprint Cup

Aidan O’Brien could be without a runner in Saturday’s Betfred Sprint Cup after ruling Due Diligence out of the Haydock Group One.

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Transfer Deadline Day - live

Good afternoon and welcome to our coverage of Transfer Deadline Day.

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United fans crave transfer deadline day action

Manchester United fans will be hoping Daley Blind is not the only player brought in by the club on Monday before the summer transfer window slams shut at 11pm.

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Wozniacki back in the big time

Caroline Wozniacki made a long overdue return to tennis’ biggest stage by stunning Maria Sharapova to reach the quarter-finals of the US Open.

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McGinley to make 'cold' Ryder Cup call as McDowell survives

European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley vowed to make his wild card selections in a “cold way” after a dramatic climax to the qualifying process in Turin.

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Rodgers backs trio to shine

Brendan Rodgers believes the future looks bright for Liverpool thanks to the ever-improving Raheem Sterling, Daniel Sturridge and Jordan Henderson.

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McStay: 'Spiritual' McGuinness conjured greatest upset of last ten years

Donegal’s remarkable 3-14 to 0-17 victory over Dublin in the All-Ireland semi-final is the biggest shock in Gaelic football for a decade, according to Kevin McStay. ...

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