Nine-man Chelsea squeeze past Norwich after shoot-out

Nine-man Chelsea squeeze past Norwich after shoot-out

Video Assistant Referee (VAR) controversy erupted as Chelsea beat Norwich on penalties in their FA Cup third-round replay. In extra-time at Stamford Bridge, and with the teams tied at 1-1, Blues winger Willian appeared to be tripped in the box by City defender Timm...
O’Byrne Cup final set to go ahead as planned

O’Byrne Cup final set to go ahead as planned

Leinster GAA insist that the O’Byrne Cup final will go ahead on Sunday with a 4.0pm throw-in at O’Moore Park despite a threat from Meath manager Andy McEntee that they could boycott the fixture. McEntee says that playing the provincial pre-season decider...
Live scores: Leitrim v Sligo

Live scores: Leitrim v Sligo

2000, Leitrim 0-13 Sligo 2-17 This game is being played at the Connacht Centre of Excellence in Bekan after bad weather conditions forced it to be switched from Ballinamore. Neither team can make the final, which will be between Galway and Roscommon. The Dr McKenna...
Caulfield adds ‘top-quality’ Cherrie to Cork ranks

Caulfield adds ‘top-quality’ Cherrie to Cork ranks

Cork City have added experienced stopper Peter Cherrie to the ranks four weeks before the double winners kick off their Airtricity League Premier Division title defence at St Pat’s. Cherrie, 34, has spent the last two and half seasons with Bray Wanderers and...
Donegal’s McBrearty eager to banish 2017 memories

Donegal’s McBrearty eager to banish 2017 memories

Paddy McBrearty is still smarting. The 2012 All-Ireland winner wants to put Donegal’s 2017 season behind him as soon as possible. There were three wins in Allianz League Division one and they just missed out on a final spot.  They met Tyrone in the Ulster championship...
Longest serving inter-county GAA player retires

Longest serving inter-county GAA player retires

Sligo stalwart Mark Breheny has announced his retirement from inter-county football, following a 17-year career. Breheny, who won a Connacht senior championship medal in 2007, was the longest-serving inter-county player in the game after making his debut in the 2000...