Rodri confident he can add a physical edge to Manchester City

Rodri confident he can add a physical edge to Manchester City

The club record signing arrived from Atletico Madrid this summer.

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Butt named as head of first-team development by Manchester United

Butt named as head of first-team development by Manchester United

New role for 44-year-old, who will report to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

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Antoine Griezmann doesn't 'want to dwell on' transfer row between Barca and Atletico

Antoine Griezmann doesn't 'want to dwell on' transfer row between Barca and Atletico

Antoine Griezmann intends to stay calm and focused on making the most of a new start at Barcelona as the fall-out from his transfer from Atletico Madrid rumbles ...

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Chelsea teenager excited by ‘perfect step’ as he agrees loan move to RB Leipzig

Chelsea teenager excited by ‘perfect step’ as he agrees loan move to RB Leipzig

The 18-year-old can play either as a centre-back or as a defensive midfielder.

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Shamrock Rovers find out next opponents if they get through to next round of Europa League qualifying

Shamrock Rovers find out next opponents if they get through to next round of Europa League qualifying

Stephen Bradley's men have to get past Apollon Limassol.

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David De Gea: I’d love to be handed Manchester United captaincy

David De Gea: I’d love to be handed Manchester United captaincy

It is understood the 28-year-old is preparing to sign a new and improved contract that is likely to tie him down to the Old Trafford giants until 2025.

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Shane Ross: Govt cannot resume FAI funding until we see independent reports

Shane Ross: Govt cannot resume FAI funding until we see independent reports

The Minister for Sport Shane Ross has said that he cannot interfere in the independence of the FAI and cannot endorse a situation where “some of the old regime” ...

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Laporte ready to battle for his Manchester City place

Laporte ready to battle for his Manchester City place

City have been linked with a number of new centre-backs to replace Vincent Kompany.

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Dundalk and Celtic find out who they face if they progress in Champions League

Dundalk and Celtic find out who they face if they progress in Champions League

The draw has been made for the next stages of the Champions League qualifiers.

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Hugo Lloris heads home from Spurs’ pre-season Asia tour due to illness

Hugo Lloris heads home from Spurs’ pre-season Asia tour due to illness

The Spurs captain sat out Sunday’s 3-2 win over Juventus.

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John O’Shea joins Reading coaching staff

John O’Shea has returned to Reading as a first-team coach.

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Yasser Larouci carried off in stretcher during Liverpool’s defeat to Sevilla

Yasser Larouci carried off in stretcher during Liverpool’s defeat to Sevilla

Joris Gnagnon later apologised for the challenge which forced Larouci off the field.

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Football rumours from the media

Gareth Bale’s future comes under the spotlight in the papers.

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Juan Mata hopes Paul Pogba will stay at Manchester United despite interest from Europe

Juan Mata hopes Paul Pogba will stay at Manchester United despite interest from Europe

Paul Pogba has publicly admitted he is open to a ‘new challenge somewhere else’.

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Conway: Uefa is FAI’s ‘absolute key relationship’

Conway: Uefa is FAI’s ‘absolute key relationship’

Against the backdrop of suspended Government funding and intense criticism from Sport Minister Shane Ross, FAI president Donal Conway has made clear the weight the ...

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Ireland u-19s secure spot in Euro semi-finals with won over Czech Republic

Ireland u-19s secure spot in Euro semi-finals with won over Czech Republic

They meet the reigning European Champions Portugal on Wednesday.

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Seven up for Rovers in facile win over Students

Seven up for Rovers in facile win over Students

Shamrock Rovers closed the gap at the top of the SSE Airtricity Premier Division to five points.

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Watch: Harry Kane scores injury-time winner from halfway line against Juventus

Watch: Harry Kane scores injury-time winner from halfway line against Juventus

Kane blasted the 93rd-minute strike into Wojciech Szczesny’s net.

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Watch: Rodrygo, 18, scores stunning free-kick on Real Madrid debut

Watch: Rodrygo, 18, scores stunning free-kick on Real Madrid debut

The teenager struck against Bayern Munich during a pre-season tournament in the US.

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Bale agent criticises Zidane as Welshman moves closer to Real Madrid exit

Bale agent criticises Zidane as Welshman moves closer to Real Madrid exit

German giants Bayern Munich are emerging as a possible destination for the 30-year-old.

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Blades break transfer record again to capture Mousset from Bournemouth

Blades break transfer record again to capture Mousset from Bournemouth

The France Under-21 international has signed a three-year contract with the newly-promoted club.

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Shelvey urges Newcastle fans to give Bruce a chance

Shelvey urges Newcastle fans to give Bruce a chance

The former Sunderland boss has replaced Rafael Benitez as Newcastle manager.

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Pep Guardiola: Manchester City will learn from China shoot-out defeat to Wolves

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City will learn from China shoot-out defeat to Wolves

The treble winners were beaten on penalties in the Premier League Asia Trophy final.

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Zinedine Zidane confirms Real Madrid in talks over Gareth Bale exit

Zinedine Zidane confirms Real Madrid in talks over Gareth Bale exit

The Frenchman said he hopes a deal for Bale can be struck soon “for everyone’s sake”

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Donal Conway welcomes 'resounding' vote for FAI reform at EGM

Donal Conway welcomes 'resounding' vote for FAI reform at EGM

FAI President Donal Conway has said he is “absolutely delighted” that delegates at today’s EGM in Dunboyne gave what he described as their “resounding” ...

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Ashley Young booed by United fans as Mason Greenwood strike secures friendly win over Inter

Ashley Young booed by United fans as Mason Greenwood strike secures friendly win over Inter

Lukaku, a target for Inter, was ruled out by a knock for a third successive friendly.

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Dawson hails Bruce impact as Newcastle beat West Ham in Shanghai

Dawson hails Bruce impact as Newcastle beat West Ham in Shanghai

Yoshinori Muto’s goal secured victory over the Hammers in the Premier League Asia Trophy third-place play-off.

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Manchester United snub Inter off for Lukaku

Manchester United snub Inter off for Lukaku

Striker wants to move from Old Trafford.

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Moura using Champions League final disappointment to fuel bid for Spurs trophy

Moura using Champions League final disappointment to fuel bid for Spurs trophy

The Brazilian missed out on a starting place for the Madrid showpiece despite scoring a hat-trick in the semi-finals.

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Edu: Arsenal need to rediscover winning mentality

Edu: Arsenal need to rediscover winning mentality

The Gunners are again preparing for life outside the Champions League.

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Algeria beat Senegal to win second Africa Cup of Nations title

Algeria beat Senegal to win second Africa Cup of Nations title

A deflected second-minute goal proved enough for Algeria to lift the trophy in Cairo.

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Liverpool beaten by Dortmund in Indiana

Liverpool beaten by Dortmund in Indiana

Jurgen Klopp had called the match “the first proper test” for the Reds.

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Reform of Irish football prefer able to revolution

Reform of Irish football prefer able to revolution

Neal Horgan says the FAI must open up in order to renew trust and confidence.

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Bringing star loanees back to Derby will be ‘very difficult’ – Cocu

Bringing star loanees back to Derby will be ‘very difficult’ – Cocu

Harry Wilson, Mason Mount and Fikayo Tomori starred for the Rams last season.

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Guardiola admits Manchester City are on the lookout for a new centre-back

Guardiola admits Manchester City are on the lookout for a new centre-back

The City boss insists they will only sign if the deal is right.

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FAI reform recommendations must be accepted 'as an overall package', says head of review group

FAI reform recommendations must be accepted 'as an overall package', says head of review group

The chair of the group tasked with a Governance Review of the FAI, has said its recommendations are not “an a la carte menu” and must all be collectively ...

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Liverpool Women pass time during pre-season weather delay with bucket challenge

Liverpool Women pass time during pre-season weather delay with bucket challenge

The Reds’ match with the Cleveland Ambassadors had been delayed by torrential rain.

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Shamrock Rovers likely to face UEFA sanctions following last nights pitch invasion

Shamrock Rovers likely to face UEFA sanctions following last nights pitch invasion

Shamrock Rovers are likely to face sanction from UEFA for a pitch invasion during their win over Brann in the Europa League last night.

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Bruce ignored Shearer advice in accepting Newcastle job

Bruce ignored Shearer advice in accepting Newcastle job

The Magpies’ record goalscorer offered his advice over dinner.

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Ole Gunnar Lukaku will not play for Manchester United against Inter Milan

Ole Gunnar Lukaku will not play for Manchester United against Inter Milan

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer offers no update on the future of the striker, who is being linked with the Italian club.

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Sean Longstaff flattered by Manchester United link

Sean Longstaff flattered by Manchester United link

The 21-year-old broke into Newcastle’s first team last season.

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Kane still struggling with missed opportunity in Champions League final

Kane still struggling with missed opportunity in Champions League final

Tottenham were beaten 2-0 by Liverpool in Madrid.

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Salomon Rondon leaves West Brom for Chinese Super League

Salomon Rondon leaves West Brom for Chinese Super League

The Venezuela international spent last season on loan at Newcastle.

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Football rumours from the media

Football rumours from the media

Danny Rose, Brendan Rodgers and Willian feature in Friday’s papers.

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Pochettino reveals his Tottenham time may have been up with Champions League win

Pochettino reveals his Tottenham time may have been up with Champions League win

However boss is looking forward to life with north London club.

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Bruce vows to win over Geordie sceptics

Bruce vows to win over Geordie sceptics

Newcastle head coach Steve Bruce has vowed to win over the doubters after admitting he has always regretted turning down the job the first time he was offered it.

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Conway admits his term could still end this month

Conway admits his term could still end this month

FAI president Donal Conway has announced that his term in office could still come to an end this month, as the forthcoming Annual General Meeting at which he is ...

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Manchester City defender Mendy set to miss start of season

Manchester City defender Mendy set to miss start of season

The 25-year-old is still recovering from knee problems.

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Sadio Mane would swap Champions League for Africa Cup of Nations glory

Sadio Mane would swap Champions League for Africa Cup of Nations glory

Senegal will be looking for their first-ever Africa Cup of Nations title.

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Shamrock Rovers progress but St Pat's bow out of Europa League

Shamrock Rovers progress but St Pat's bow out of Europa League

Shamrock Rovers are through to the second qualifying round of the Europa League.

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