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Friday 26 September, 2014

From The Score McGregor and Poirier in heated face-off as UFC 178 fight night nears Staredown

McGregor and Poirier in heated face-off as UFC 178 fight night nears

The pair are the talk of Las Vegas ahead of Saturday’s event.

From The Score Where can you watch Conor McGregor’s fight this weekend? UFC 178

Where can you watch Conor McGregor’s fight this weekend?

We’re planning to stay up extra late on Saturday. Will you be doing the same?

From The Score 5 reasons to go watch League of Ireland football this weekend Previews

5 reasons to go watch League of Ireland football this weekend

With five rounds of matches left to play, there is plenty up for grabs around the country.

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Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The Score Barry Murphy and Richie Towell are alongside Messi on the new FIFA 15 cover It's In The Game

Barry Murphy and Richie Towell are alongside Messi on the new FIFA 15 cover

You would understand if Leo was a little star-struck.

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From The Score ‘I’ve never disliked someone that much’ –  McGregor and Poirier have intense staredown Fight Week

‘I’ve never disliked someone that much’ – McGregor and Poirier have intense staredown

The fighters crossed paths soon after arriving at the MGM Grand on Tuesday.

From The Score Who is Conor McGregor’s opponent Dustin Poirier? UFC 178

Who is Conor McGregor’s opponent Dustin Poirier?

All you need to know about the man who goes head-to-head with ‘The Notorious’ this weekend.

Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From The Score Frank Lampard had his scoring boots on for Man City again tonight At The Double

Frank Lampard had his scoring boots on for Man City again tonight

The former Chelsea midfielder grabbed a brace as the Premier League champions hammered Sheffield Wednesday 7-0.

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Mickelson’s dig at European team and the rest of today’s sport Wednesday

We’ll Leave It There So: Mickelson’s dig at European team and the rest of today’s sport

There’s also the latest from the Mayo football fall-out, Luis Suarez’s first goals for Barca and Bradley Wiggins wins world time trial title.

Saturday 20 September, 2014

From The Score Danny Higginbotham tells a tale about one of Roy Keane’s rants Anecdote

Danny Higginbotham tells a tale about one of Roy Keane’s rants

The former Sunderland defender wasn’t a fan of Keane’s management style, it seems.

From The Score Tubes asks Ashley Young about the time a bird pooed in his mouth Denial

Tubes asks Ashley Young about the time a bird pooed in his mouth

Sure thing Ashley, we believe you…

From The Score McEntee: Dromintee embarrassed themselves and disrespected us Shambles

McEntee: Dromintee embarrassed themselves and disrespected us

The Crossmaglen boss was highly critical after crazy scenes in last night’s Armagh senior football championship.

From The Score ‘I didn’t think it went in’ – Watch Chris Forrester’s spectacular 30-yard strike Pick It Out

‘I didn’t think it went in’ – Watch Chris Forrester’s spectacular 30-yard strike

The St Patrick’s Athletic attacker had the referee’s assistant to thank at the Carlisle Grounds last night.

Friday 19 September, 2014

From The Score 4 reasons to go watch League of Ireland football this weekend Previews

4 reasons to go watch League of Ireland football this weekend

The EA Sports Cup is up for grabs while Cork City and St Patrick’s Athletic can make up ground on Dundalk.

Thursday 18 September, 2014

From The Score Solskjaer steps down as Cardiff manager after nine months in charge Departure

Solskjaer steps down as Cardiff manager after nine months in charge

The 41-year-old has decided to vacate the role after a poor start to the season with the Bluebirds.

From The Score Nottingham Forest’s Michail Antonio scores a goal worthy of Dennis Bergkamp Close Control

Nottingham Forest’s Michail Antonio scores a goal worthy of Dennis Bergkamp

Stuart Pearce’s side are top of the Championship after a 5-3 win over rock bottom Fulham.

Wednesday 17 September, 2014

From The Score Aston Villa squad gets Roy Keane beard treatment in magnificent team photo Photoshop
From The Score Barcelona remember 14th anniversary of the day Lionel Messi arrived Time Flies

Barcelona remember 14th anniversary of the day Lionel Messi arrived

The little Argentine genius has come a long way since leaving his homeland back in 2000.

From The Score Melbourne FC unveil giant Jim Stynes statue Legend

Melbourne FC unveil giant Jim Stynes statue

The bronze sculpture has been erected outside the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

From The Score Ireland look to end World Cup qualifiers on a high against European champions Germany Coygig

Ireland look to end World Cup qualifiers on a high against European champions Germany

Sue Ronan’s side will be looking to cause an upset in Heidenheim this evening.

Tuesday 16 September, 2014

From The Score As it happened: Liverpool v Ludogorets, Champions League group stages Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Liverpool v Ludogorets, Champions League group stages

After a five-year absence, the Reds are back in Europe’s elite club competition.

From The Score Conor McGregor is getting six more RTÉ documentaries Notorious

Conor McGregor is getting six more RTÉ documentaries

The half-hour programmes will be aired from January.

From The Score Roddy Doyle: Keane was fantastic to work with right down to the proof-reading The Second Half

Roddy Doyle: Keane was fantastic to work with right down to the proof-reading

The Ireland assistant manger’s ghost writer has called collaborating on the new book a ‘great experience’.

From The Score Gael Monfils hits a magical aerial tweener in the Davis Cup Tekkers

Gael Monfils hits a magical aerial tweener in the Davis Cup

France booked their place in the final with Switzerland in style over the weekend.

Monday 15 September, 2014

From The Score Man City release ‘electric’ third kit while Barca opt for bright yellow Colourful

Man City release ‘electric’ third kit while Barca opt for bright yellow

Both clubs will wear the new strips for the first time in the Champions League this month.

From The Score A stunning Enner Valencia strike upstaged Abel Hernandez’s debut goal Pick It Out

A stunning Enner Valencia strike upstaged Abel Hernandez’s debut goal

It finished 2-2 at the KC Stadium thanks to fabulous goals from a pair of South American forwards.

From The Score American scrum-half sets up try with class around-the-back dummy pass Skills

American scrum-half sets up try with class around-the-back dummy pass

It takes guts to try something like this.

From The Score TSV 1860 Munich get ready for Oktoberfest with brilliant lederhosen-inspired kit Prost

TSV 1860 Munich get ready for Oktoberfest with brilliant lederhosen-inspired kit

This is either the best or the worst strip we’ve seen in awhile.

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From The Score ‘It has cost us a good number of points’ – Robbie Keane missed a penalty last night Points Dropped

‘It has cost us a good number of points’ – Robbie Keane missed a penalty last night

LA Galaxy manager Bruce Arena wasn’t best pleased after their star striker hit the crossbar in the 1-1 draw with the San Jose Earthquakes.

From The Score Great news, Football Manager fans… a new documentary about it is coming out More Than A Game

Great news, Football Manager fans… a new documentary about it is coming out

‘An Alternative Reality’ will be screened in a number of VUE cinemas next month.

Saturday 13 September, 2014

From The Score ‘Is it time for us to think a little differently?’ – Niall Quinn has a vision for Irish football Blueprint

‘Is it time for us to think a little differently?’ – Niall Quinn has a vision for Irish football

The ex-Ireland striker would love to get involved with the development of young players at grassroots level.

From The Score Free this weekend? The SARI Soccerfest is on in Dublin Cultural Diversity

Free this weekend? The SARI Soccerfest is on in Dublin

Sport Against Racism Ireland are putting on two days of fun and football in the Phoenix Park.

Friday 12 September, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Pistorius found guilty, McIlroy’s tee shot pocketed and today’s sport Friday

We’ll Leave It There So: Pistorius found guilty, McIlroy’s tee shot pocketed and today’s sport

Meanwhile, Ulster, Munster and Connacht are in Pro12 action tonight, there are FAI Cup quarter-finals and a former Allstar has retired from intercounty football.

From The Score Intermediate heavyweights Avondale intent on upsetting the odds in FAI Senior Cup Last Eight

Intermediate heavyweights Avondale intent on upsetting the odds in FAI Senior Cup

The Munster Senior League outfit have a quarter-final tie at home to Finn Harps this weekend.

Thursday 11 September, 2014

From The Score Hull City owner put club up for sale after ‘Tigers’ name change was rejected Stubborn

Hull City owner put club up for sale after ‘Tigers’ name change was rejected

The 75-year-old has also made an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport in a bid to get his way.

From The Score Over 100,000 sets of rainbow laces handed out ahead of anti-homophobia campaign Kick It Out

Over 100,000 sets of rainbow laces handed out ahead of anti-homophobia campaign

This weekend sees players lace up for a good cause for the second consecutive year.

From The Score Robbie Keane was bulldozed to the ground by an LA Galaxy team-mate last night Get Outta The Way

Robbie Keane was bulldozed to the ground by an LA Galaxy team-mate last night

Poor Robbie just wanted to join in the goal celebration.

From The Score Irish two-time Olympian Colin Griffin announces his retirement Walking Away

Irish two-time Olympian Colin Griffin announces his retirement

The 32-year-old race walker has decided to hang up the spikes.

Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The Score The Thai Tims have released an All-Ireland football final song

The Thai Tims have released an All-Ireland football final song

Who doesn’t want to hear a classroom full of children sing about Jim McGuinness…

From The Score Ireland’s Aisling Daly bidding for UFC title in latest season of reality TV show TUF20

Ireland’s Aisling Daly bidding for UFC title in latest season of reality TV show

The Dublin strawweight is one 16 fighters taking part in the new series of The Ultimate Fighter, which begins tonight.

Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From The Score ‘The league is out of our grasp,’ Pat’s keeper Clarke concedes title Out Of Reach

‘The league is out of our grasp,’ Pat’s keeper Clarke concedes title

The Saints stopper is focused on this week’s FAI Cup quarter-final and claiming second place, however.