Striker Romelu Lukaku could be on his way back to Everton as he looks for a way out of Chelsea.More
Hajduk Split 1 Dundalk 2(3-2 to Hajduk on aggregate)
Dundalk agonisingly missed out on a place in the third qualifying round of the Europa League after going down 3-2 on aggregate to Hajduk Split, despite beating the Croatians in the Stadion Poljud last night.
Cork City’s Brian Lenihan is refusing to let rumours of a cross-channel transfer affect his concentration.More
Sligo Rovers 1 Rosenborg BK 3(Aggregate 3-4)
Brave Sligo Rovers’ magnificent Europa League journey is over following their defeat to an ultimately superior Rosenborg at The Showgrounds last night.
Shakhtyor Soligorsk 5 Derry City 1 (Shakhytor win 6-1 on aggregate)
Despite a sensational start, Derry City suffered a heavy defeat in Soligorsk last night, Belarusian side Shakhtyor putting Peter Hutton’s side to the sword in the Stroite Stadium.
UEFA U19 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP SEMI-FINAL:
Republic of Ireland 0 Netherlands 4
The final chapter for the History Girls wasn’t exactly what the Ireland U19s had in mind as they crashed out of the Uefa European Championships semi-finals last night.
It may have been a step too far in the end, but the Republic of Ireland Women’s U19 team made a giant leap forward for youth football around the country.More
West Ham’s preparations for the new Premier League season have been thrown into turmoil after striker Andy Carroll announced he is to undergo surgery on an ankle injury.More
St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Legia Warsaw 5 (Legia Warsaw win 6-1 on agg)
As he did in Warsaw last week, Miroslav Radovic broke St Patrick’s Athletic hearts to turn their Champions League dream into a nightmare at Tallaght Stadium last night.
Having reached tonight’s UEFA U19 European Championship semi-final in Oslo, Irelanddefender Savannah McCarthy has no intention on settling for second best.More
Sligo Rovers are on the brink of one of the biggest achievements in the club’s history. Last season’s FAI Cup winners lead Norwegian giants Rosenborg 2-1 ahead of tonight’s Europa League second qualifying round second leg at The Showgrounds.More
Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny is refusing to throw in the towel on his side’s Europa League challenge ahead of tonight’s second qualifying round second leg clash with Hajduk Split in Croatia.More
Derry City’s charter jet arrived in Belarus yesterday, with team boss Peter Hutton insisting that tonight’s Europa League second qualifying round tie against Shakhtyor Soligorsk was far from over (6pm Irish time).More
Having been battered from pillar to post for his failures in last summer’s transfer window, Ed Woodward’s promise of a fluid budget for the new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal represents a rigid dichotomy between the approach under David Moyes, even if such grand promises could easily become the sword Woodward falls upon.More
Croatian club HNK Rijeka have strenuously denied any of their players racially abused Manchester City’s Seko Fofana in a friendly.More
Swansea last night confirmed the signing of Gylfi Sigurdsson from Tottenham and the sale of Ben Davies and Michel Vorm to the north London club for undisclosed fees.More
Liam Buckley was gutted that St Patrick’s Athletic’s Champions League dream "passed them by" at Tallaght Stadium last night.More
Ireland’s defensive rock at the U19 women’s European Championship, Ciara O’Connell, hits as many right notes off the pitch as on it.More
Champions League, 2nd qualifying round, 2nd leg
St Patrick’s Athletic (1) v Legia Warsaw (1)
Tonight: Tallaght Stadium 7.45pm
Ed Woodward insists Manchester United are ready and willing to break the British transfer record if new manager Louis van Gaal decides they need to do so.More
Martin O’Neill has dismissed the theory, fanciful though it may have been in the first place, a sated German side, still celebrating its recent achievements, can be caught napping when the sides meet in October.More
Parkhead has known some great European nights, but the meeting of Scotland and the Republic of Ireland at the Glasgow ground on November 14 in Group D of the European Championships is almost guaranteed to go down alongside the most memorable.More
James Rodriguez is determined to make history at Real Madrid rather than crumble under the pressure of becoming the fourth most expensive player of all time.More
Champions League 2nd round qualifier 2nd leg
Celtic 4 KR Reykjavik 0