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Monday 6 October, 2014

From The Score ‘Another little hand grenade they threw at me’ — Keane’s account of his final days at Manchester United Explosive

‘Another little hand grenade they threw at me’ — Keane’s account of his final days at Manchester United

In hindsight, Keano might regret bringing Carlos Queiroz’ wife into the argument.

From The Score Here’s what European rugby’s new Champions Cup looks like Eyes On The Prize This post contains videos

Here’s what European rugby’s new Champions Cup looks like

Now, can anyone keep it from ending up in the south of France?

From The Score Connacht caught late by the Blues, Ulster stroll past Edinburgh and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 highlights Icymi

Connacht caught late by the Blues, Ulster stroll past Edinburgh and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 highlights

Here’s where you can see what all this Stuart McCloskey hype is about.

From The Score Leinster win a ‘monkey off our back’, but Munster must quickly refocus — Tommy O’Donnell Hard Yards

Leinster win a ‘monkey off our back’, but Munster must quickly refocus — Tommy O’Donnell

The openside put in a serious shift on Saturday evening, but says the team discipline must improve.

Sunday 5 October, 2014

From The Score Ronaldo celebrated scoring by copying James’ super-smooth salsa dance routine Hamez
From The Score As it happened: Your Sunday GAA club championship match tracker Club Call

As it happened: Your Sunday GAA club championship match tracker

We go around the grounds all over the country to keep you up to date with today’s club action.

From The Score Delicious Di Maria curler and De Gea penalty save give United edge over Everton MUFC

Delicious Di Maria curler and De Gea penalty save give United edge over Everton

Leighton Baines missed his first penalty in the Premier League.

From The Score Jeter, bigamy and ‘fun in the mundane’: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Jeter, bigamy and ‘fun in the mundane’: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

You deserve a break from the big bad outdoors. Stay in and catch up on some reading.

Saturday 4 October, 2014

From The Score Jim McGuinness steps down as Donegal manager GAA

Jim McGuinness steps down as Donegal manager

The 41-year-old won an All-Ireland and three Ulster titles.

Friday 3 October, 2014

From The Score Trimble double seals Ulster bonus point against lacklustre Edinburgh Leaving It Late

Trimble double seals Ulster bonus point against lacklustre Edinburgh

The nortthern province capitalised on a timely yellow card for Edinburgh captain MIke Coman.

From The Score Richardt Strauss will get his season under way against Munster A tomorrow The A Teams

Richardt Strauss will get his season under way against Munster A tomorrow

Jack O’Donoghue will captain the southern province’s shadow side in Donnybrook tomorrow.

Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Another prize for Rory, Walsh winging home and the rest of today’s sport Wednesday
From The Score Ander Herrera’s rib injury seemed to be caused by a brush with the referee

Ander Herrera’s rib injury seemed to be caused by a brush with the referee

The hurling boys will have a field day with this.

From The Score Ulster’s Declan Fitzpatrick banned for one game after red card punch Disciplined

Ulster’s Declan Fitzpatrick banned for one game after red card punch

The prop was given time off for good behaviour today.

From The Score Out injured for a month, here’s 37-year-old Kevin Davies’ nutritional plan Target Man

Out injured for a month, here’s 37-year-old Kevin Davies’ nutritional plan

He’s already made one pretty obvious slip-up though.

Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Score PSG’s Marquinhos celebrated hurling-style after this brilliant block The Hunger
From The Score Oh look: Beyonce, Jay-Z and David Beckham are off watching football together tonight To The Left To The Left

Oh look: Beyonce, Jay-Z and David Beckham are off watching football together tonight

Everybody wants a piece of PSG v Barca tonight.

From The Score Age nothin’ but a number for Totti as he produces sublime chip against City Top Top Totti
From The Score In pics: Here are your 11 All-Ireland champions from September That Winning Feeling

In pics: Here are your 11 All-Ireland champions from September

There were double successes for Down, Kerry, Kilkenny and Cork this month.

From The Score Madigan’s place-kicking among best I’ve seen (from inside 45 metres) — Richie Murphy Kicking On

Madigan’s place-kicking among best I’ve seen (from inside 45 metres) — Richie Murphy

Leinster and Ireland’s kicking coach has been more than impressed by the utility back’s 90% success rate this season.

From The Score Over 40 hours after McGregor’s Vegas KO, 317,400 tuned in to watch on free-to-air Highly Rated
From The Score Fresh injury concern for Sean O’Brien as he meets with shoulder specialist Unlucky 7

Fresh injury concern for Sean O’Brien as he meets with shoulder specialist

The Leinster openside is seeking further counsel on the injury that keep him out for so much of last season.

From The Score Brian O’Driscoll, Luis Suarez, Gordon D’Arcy and the 12-13 dilemma Centre Of Attention

Brian O’Driscoll, Luis Suarez, Gordon D’Arcy and the 12-13 dilemma

‘It’s happy days playing 13, 12, whatever,” says the veteran centre.

Monday 29 September, 2014

From The Score Gordon D’Arcy is no longer the beard king of Leinster Rugby Watch The Throne
From The Score Leinster hopeful surgery can put ‘ongoing’ Sean O’Brien ankle issue to bed Tullow Tank

Leinster hopeful surgery can put ‘ongoing’ Sean O’Brien ankle issue to bed

Coach Richie Murphy took time to give a few more details on the injuries to Cian Healy and Sean O’Brien.

From The Score Watching this ‘keeper having an absolute mare will make you feel better about Monday Joga Bonita

Watching this ‘keeper having an absolute mare will make you feel better about Monday

Sometimes life if so cruel, you just have to laugh.

From The Score ‘The Ugly Kardashian’ is the most genius (and cruel) set-play in sport Rookie Day

Saturday 27 September, 2014

From The Score Tipp players fought with honour and will win future All-Irelands, says Eamon O’Shea Tipp Toppled

Tipp players fought with honour and will win future All-Irelands, says Eamon O’Shea

The Premier County battled to the end after an epic journey this summer.

From The Score Shefflin delighted with ‘bonus’ 10th All-Ireland medal, laughs off talk of chasing 11 Long Live The King

Shefflin delighted with ‘bonus’ 10th All-Ireland medal, laughs off talk of chasing 11

“I don’t know about that to be honest, but I really am going to enjoy this.” And well he might.

From The Score Fitzpatrick sees red as Ulster fall to defeat against Zebre Suftum

Fitzpatrick sees red as Ulster fall to defeat against Zebre

The prop was sent off in the early stages of Ulster’s 13 – 6 loss.

From The Score West Ham peg back United after Rooney and RVP open up early lead Premier League

West Ham peg back United after Rooney and RVP open up early lead

Can LVG’s boys hold out this time?

Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From The Score Luke Marshall getting his groove back as competition for centre spots heat up Inside Line

Luke Marshall getting his groove back as competition for centre spots heat up

“The last couple of seasons I’ve been a bit more one-dimensional,” but the 23-year-old is hoping to let his instinctive skills loose again.

Sunday 21 September, 2014

From The Score Caffeine, chaos and effortless power: The science behind Chris Bryan’s swimming success Long Distance

Caffeine, chaos and effortless power: The science behind Chris Bryan’s swimming success

You don’t need to have a degree in sports science to excel in endurance sport, but it helps.

Wednesday 17 September, 2014

From The Score Long-serving Luke Marshall backs Doak’s claim to Ulster job Suftum

Long-serving Luke Marshall backs Doak’s claim to Ulster job

The former scrum-half is the front-runner to fill the leadership void in Belfast.

Tuesday 16 September, 2014

From The Score Ulster’s Ruan Pienaar to return within six weeks from MCL injury Gone Til November

Ulster’s Ruan Pienaar to return within six weeks from MCL injury

The Springboks’ medical team released their update after the scrum-half underwent scans yesterday.

From The Score Connacht injuries mount with Heenan out for up to 5 months and Sean Henry for even longer Dwindling Resources
From The Score Leinster coach looking forward to Galway return 19 years after Wallaby visit Happy Hunting Ground

Leinster coach looking forward to Galway return 19 years after Wallaby visit

Marco Caputo won at the Sportsground with the Wallabies and is now planning Leinster’s assault this Friday.

Monday 15 September, 2014

From The Score Leinster preparing to bring Strauss back ‘banging bodies’ in time to face Munster Hamstrung

Leinster preparing to bring Strauss back ‘banging bodies’ in time to face Munster

The hooker appeared to be still doing non-contact training today, but that’s all about to change.

From The Score Eoin Reddan so impressed by Connacht he says Leinster may be underdogs in Galway Honest Assessment

Eoin Reddan so impressed by Connacht he says Leinster may be underdogs in Galway

The ex-Connacht scrum-half is preparing himself for battle in the season’s first inter-pro this Friday.

From The Score Here’s the IRFU’s nutritionist explaining why you should always make time for breakfast Eat2compete

Here’s the IRFU’s nutritionist explaining why you should always make time for breakfast

Listen carefully, this will make you a better athlete.