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Dublin: 15 °C Monday 1 September, 2014

Today’s News

From The Score ‘He was persuaded by another Corkman!’ – Hull the right club for Lenihan, says Meyler Easy Tiger

‘He was persuaded by another Corkman!’ – Hull the right club for Lenihan, says Meyler

Steve Bruce snapped up Cork City youngster Brian Lenihan before the transfer window slams shut.

From The Score ‘It was a bit like Ali and Foreman!’ says Donegal’s Eamon McGee after Dubs scalp It's A Knockout

‘It was a bit like Ali and Foreman!’ says Donegal’s Eamon McGee after Dubs scalp

From the 25th minute on, Donegal outscored Dublin by 3-10 to 0-8 in Croke Park yesterday.

From The Score Given’s Ireland retirement was ‘eating away’ at him for two years Second Debut

Given’s Ireland retirement was ‘eating away’ at him for two years

The 38-year-old denied stories that he has demanded a first-team place.

From The Score Given’s return won’t be a distraction to Ireland says O’Neill Comeback Kid

Given’s return won’t be a distraction to Ireland says O’Neill

The Irish keeper is back in training two years after retirement.

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From The Score Robbie Keane kicks off international week with a beautiful jink and lob Captain Fantastic This post contains videos

Robbie Keane kicks off international week with a beautiful jink and lob

“I’m not sure if there is anybody in the league who can control the ball like that,” team-mate Landon Donovan said.

From The Score ‘I believe that every game is winnable’: The mindset that allowed Donegal stun the Dubs The Hills Are Alive

‘I believe that every game is winnable’: The mindset that allowed Donegal stun the Dubs

Jim McGuinness saluted his players for the honesty and commitment they showed in yesterday’s All-Ireland semi-final.

From The Score ‘I couldn’t question their commitment, their determination or their resolve’ – Gavin Feelin' Blue

‘I couldn’t question their commitment, their determination or their resolve’ – Gavin

Dublin begin to pick up the pieces as Donegal look forward to an All-Ireland final in three weeks’ time.

Yesterday’s News

From The Score 5 talking points after Donegal stunned the Dubs in Croke Park Analysis

5 talking points after Donegal stunned the Dubs in Croke Park

Few gave Donegal a chance this afternoon – but they stunned All-Ireland champions Dublin in a remarkable Croke Park semi-final.

From The Score As it happened: Dublin v Donegal, All-Ireland SFC semi-final Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Dublin v Donegal, All-Ireland SFC semi-final

What happens when the immovable object meets the unstoppable force? Join us for minute-by-minute updates of this year’s second semi-final.

From The Score As it happened: Dublin v Donegal, All-Ireland MFC semi-final Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Dublin v Donegal, All-Ireland MFC semi-final

Before this afternoon’s main event in Croke Park, Dublin and Donegal met for a place in the minor football final. Here’s how the drama unfolded.

Saturday 30 August, 2014

From The Score James McGee: Ireland’s top tennis player relives his US Open dream come true Ace

James McGee: Ireland’s top tennis player relives his US Open dream come true

27-year-old Dubliner qualified for the main draw at the US Open in New York this week.

From The Score Element of surprise gone from defensive Donegal – Andrews Talking Tactics

Element of surprise gone from defensive Donegal – Andrews

The legacy of Dublin and Donegal’s infamous 2011 semi lives on.

From The Score Frampton: Kiko might be world champ – but he can’t handle the trash talk Night Of The Jackal

Frampton: Kiko might be world champ – but he can’t handle the trash talk

Belfast’s Carl Frampton is counting down to the biggest night of his unbeaten career.

Friday 29 August, 2014

From The Score Dublin and Donegal’s tactical warfare won’t define the future – Gavin Dubs V Donegal

Dublin and Donegal’s tactical warfare won’t define the future – Gavin

The 2012 and 2013 All-Ireland champions square off against each other in Croke Park on Sunday.

Thursday 28 August, 2014

From The Score Dublin blow as Ger Brennan ruled out of All-Ireland semi-final Sidelined

Dublin blow as Ger Brennan ruled out of All-Ireland semi-final

Centre-back will miss Sunday’s showdown against Donegal.

Wednesday 27 August, 2014

From The Score Leinster: ‘We’ve put our best foot forward’ to bring Sexton home Jonny Come Home

Leinster: ‘We’ve put our best foot forward’ to bring Sexton home

CEO Mick Dawson confirms that Leinster have offered Jonny Sexton a four-year deal to take him up to the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

From The Score There was a bit of controversy in today’s sprint finish at the Vuelta Vuelta

There was a bit of controversy in today’s sprint finish at the Vuelta

For the second time in as many days, John Degenkolb was first to the finish line.

From The Score Evans into World Championship last 16 (and he’s up against the world’s best player next) Top Of The Bill

Evans into World Championship last 16 (and he’s up against the world’s best player next)

Dubliner won the last 11 points to beat David Obernosterer 21-7, 21-18 in Copenhagen today.

From The Score Robert Hendrick has won Ireland’s latest medal at the Youth Olympics Youth Olympics

Robert Hendrick has won Ireland’s latest medal at the Youth Olympics

Kildare canoeist wins silver in a tight finish to the C1 Obstacle Slalom.

From The Score Federer plays a ‘tweener’ off opponent’s back, draws a chuckle from new bestie Michael Jordan Goats This post contains videos
From The Score Australia’s McCabe on verge of retirement after fracturing neck for a third time Decision Time

Australia’s McCabe on verge of retirement after fracturing neck for a third time

A specialist has advised the 26-year-old utility back to hang up his boots.

From The Score Flynn: If Donegal go ultra-defensive, we have to be patient enough to find the holes Dubs V Donegal

Flynn: If Donegal go ultra-defensive, we have to be patient enough to find the holes

Paul Flynn is ready for a culture clash when the free-scoring Dubs meet Donegal this weekend.

Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From The Score Ireland’s Dan Martin continued his great start at the Vuelta today Vuelta 2014

Ireland’s Dan Martin continued his great start at the Vuelta today

Martin fourth in the race for the green jersey after the opening four stages in spain.

From The Score Rovers v Dundalk the pick of the FAI Cup quarter-finals – here’s the full draw Path To The Final

Rovers v Dundalk the pick of the FAI Cup quarter-finals – here’s the full draw

The quarter-finals will take place on the weekend of 13/14 September.

From The Score Celtic Manor, St George’s Park confirmed as two of Ireland’s Rugby World Cup bases RWC 2015

Celtic Manor, St George’s Park confirmed as two of Ireland’s Rugby World Cup bases

Ireland open their campaign against Canada at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on 19 September.

From The Score College football player Shaw injures himself ‘while saving drowning nephew’ Safe Hands

College football player Shaw injures himself ‘while saving drowning nephew’

However, doubts have been cast over Josh Shaw’s story.

From The Score Ireland’s Ciara Ginty wins boxing silver at the Youth Olympics Silver Lining

Ireland’s Ciara Ginty wins boxing silver at the Youth Olympics

Ginty adds silver to go with bronze won by Donegal’s Michael Gallagher in Nanjing.

From The Score Balotelli is ‘trouble’, jokes Rodgers – but warns Super Mario that this could be his last chance Red Redemption

Balotelli is ‘trouble’, jokes Rodgers – but warns Super Mario that this could be his last chance

£16m man watched from the stands last night as a Stevan Jovetic double helped Man City to a 3-1 win over Liverpool.

Sunday 24 August, 2014

From The Score Jonny Wilkinson’s kicking guru tries to teach TheScore.ie a thing or two Can You Kick It?

Jonny Wilkinson’s kicking guru tries to teach TheScore.ie a thing or two

Dave Alred was in Dublin this week — and Niall Kelly went along to learn from one of the world’s best kicking coaches.

From The Score It’s Sunday so here are 9 of our favourite pictures from the past week Snap Happy This post contains images

It’s Sunday so here are 9 of our favourite pictures from the past week

Here’s how the highs and lows of the last seven days looked through a lens.

Saturday 23 August, 2014

From The Score Antrim annihilated as ruthless Clare close in on U21 hurling treble Banner

Antrim annihilated as ruthless Clare close in on U21 hurling treble

All-Ireland champions Clare ran out 27-point winners against Antrim in Semple Stadium this afternoon.

From The Score As it happened: Clare v Antrim, All-Ireland U21 hurling semi-final Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Clare v Antrim, All-Ireland U21 hurling semi-final

Could underdogs Antrim cause Clare any trouble as they bid for a third straight title? We had minute-by-minute updates.

From The Score Should JBM come back for another shot with Cork next year? Ronan Curran says yes One More Year

Should JBM come back for another shot with Cork next year? Ronan Curran says yes

“If Jimmy wants to do it himself then I think he should be allowed to take it on for a few more years.”

From The Score O’Neill: We don’t want to stop Dublin making money – we want to bring others up to their level Money Talks

O’Neill: We don’t want to stop Dublin making money – we want to bring others up to their level

“There has to be some sort of thought put into a possible realignment of finance.”

From The Score Phil Mickelson tried a ‘Lefty special’ from the hospitality tents yesterday Grandstand Approach This post contains videos

Friday 22 August, 2014

From The Score ‘It’s great to be recognised as a dancer’ – Kerry minor Tomas Ó Sé on his two loves Toe Tap This post contains videos

‘It’s great to be recognised as a dancer’ – Kerry minor Tomas Ó Sé on his two loves

See the full interview with Ó Sé on Thank GAA It’s Friday, tonight on RTÉ 2 at 8.30pm.

From The Score Ireland’s top tennis player is one win away from the US Open main draw American Dream

Ireland’s top tennis player is one win away from the US Open main draw

James McGee faces Ze Zhang in New York later today.

From The Score ‘Pre-season friendly’ obviously means something different to this NFL player Ring My Bell
From The Score Jack Grealish named in Ireland U21 squad despite senior uncertainty Rising Stars

Jack Grealish named in Ireland U21 squad despite senior uncertainty

“He’s happy to play for us at this time and we’re happy to accommodate him,” says Noel King.

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From The Score The LMA has apologised for its Malky Mackay ‘banter’ apology Omnishambles

The LMA has apologised for its Malky Mackay ‘banter’ apology

“The LMA remains absolutely aware of our responsibility… to promote and uphold the highest standards of behaviour.”

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