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Manchester City News – Republic of Ireland player gets three year...

There was good news today for one of the Republic of Ireland’s brightest young prospects. Manchester City’s elite development squad member Jack Byrne has...

Chile delight home fans and lift first ever title

It was delight for Chile last night as they defeated Argentina on penalties to be crowned the 2015 Copa America Champions. There was a...

Womens World Cup Final Preview

Japan and the USA will contest the final of this year's FIFA Women's World Cup on Sunday in what will be a replay of the 2011 Women's World Cup final

FAI deny accusations from Argentinian Newspaper

The FAI have released a statement refuting 'baseless' accusations by Argentinian Newspaper.

Eircom League: A Summer of Football on your doorstep

Despite many fans eagerly awaiting the return of the 2015/16 Premier League season, many seem to ignore the qualities of our own national league

Brazil manager’s nephew killed in car accident

A nephew of Brazil head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari was killed in a car accident just two days prior to the host nation’s World Cup opener.

Robert Mancini leaves Galatasaray

Roberto Mancini has parted ways with Turkish club Galatasary after his contract was terminated by mutual consent.

Pirlo signs two year deal at Juventus

Andrea Pirlo has put pen to paper on a new two year deal at Juventus.

Muller commits future to Bayern Munich

Thomas Muller has signed a new long-term deal with Bayern Munich, ending speculation of the midfielder moving to Manchester United.

Danny Welbeck a doubt for England’s World Cup opener

Danny Welbeck is a major doubt for England’s opening match of the World Cup against Italy.

Martin Demichelis named in Argentina squad at Nicolas Otamendi’s expense

Martin Demichelis joined his fellow Manchester City club mates Pablo Zabaleta and Sergio Aguero in Argentina’s 23 man World Cup squad. Athletico Mineiro defender Nicolas Otamendi has been dropped to make way for Premier League champion’s centre back. Otamendi represented the South American giants in the 2010 World Cup finals in South Africa and despite being recently called up by head coach Alejandro Sabella, he will not be featuring in this year’s competition.

Sebastian Larsson signs three year contract extension

Sunderland midfielder Sebastian Larsson has penned a new contract that will keep him at the Stadium of Light until 2017. The Swedish international was due to be out of contract at the end of this month but today pledged his future to the club. The 28 year old was strongly linked with a move to Stoke City but has agreed to remain at Sunderland after holding talks with manager Gus Poyet and sporting director Lee Congerton.

Radamel Falcao to miss World Cup

Columbia’s talismanic striker Radamel Falcao will not play in this year’s World Cup after losing his battle with fitness. Falcao has been out of action since January after picking up a serious knee injury with his club AS Monaco. The diminutive forward was unable to recover in time for the world’s biggest football tournament and he was subsequently left out of the 23 man squad named by national coach Jose Pekerman yesterday.

Roy Keane turns down Celtic job

Roy Keane has rejected the chance to take over as Celtic manager. The Republic of Ireland assistant manager was the odds on favourite to be Neil Lennon’s successor but the FAI have confirmed that the Scottish champions’ talks with Keane have ceased and he will remain with his national side.