Perfect 10 for classy Connolly in rout

Inspired by the superb Luke Connolly, Cork‘s footballers put a spring of discontent behind them to surge into the Munster final after a victory in Semple Stadium last night. The Rebels dismantled Tipperary with power, pace and the best forward of the match in Connolly who finished the game with 10 points, five from play. He brought a touch of […]

Wexford dish out embarrassing thumping to 12-man Offaly

Wexford crushed 12-man Offaly by 24 points in an embarrassing one-sided Leinster championship tie in Tullamore. Offaly had full back Sean Gardiner sent off just before half time after he conceded two penalties in the space of ninety seconds. Then in the second half Oisin Kelly – who had just scored a goal – was red carded while substitute Ronan […]

Liverpool keeper Loris Karius produces two howlers to hand Champions League to Real Madrid

Real Madrid substitute Gareth Bale scored twice – including a brilliant overhead kick – to win a Champions League final which ended in tears for Liverpool‘s Mohamed Salah in Kiev.

Gareth Bale hints he is ready to leave Real Madrid after Champions League wonder show destroys Liverpool

Gareth Bale gave a huge hint that his sensational performance for Real Madrid in their 3-1 Champions League final win against Liverpool may have been a farewell appearance for the Welshman with the Spanish giants. Bale came off the bench to score a sensational overhead-kick, with two horrible mistakes from Liverpool keeper Loris Karius ensuring Real Madrid lifted the Champions […]

Gary Neville quick to revel in Liverpool‘s Champions League misery in Kiev as he trolls Kop fans

Manchester United legend Gary Neville didn‘t waste any time revelling in Liverpool‘s Champions League misery, as he thanked Gareth Bale for denying the Reds a sixth European title after his second half wonder show in the final.

13 beautiful pictures for Leinster fans to savour after securing the double

It was double delight for Leinster in Dublin today as Leo Cullen‘s men added the Pro14 trophy to the Champions Cup they secured a fortnight ago. Here are 13 of the best images from the Aviva Stadium. #bb-iawr-inarticle-2331453 { clear: both; margin: 0 0 15px; } Online Editors

‘There‘s a standard here at Leinster. I‘m not making that now, so it‘s time for me to bow out‘

The retiring Isa Nacewa said his final game in a blue jersey did not go the way he envisaged, but acknowledged that it was “time to bow out” after an illustrious playing career. Nacewa‘s last game before retirement ended prematurely after he was forced off with injury less than 20 minutes in to Leinster‘s 40-32 victory over the Scarlets. Leinster‘s […]