RTÉ Sport news http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport news http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:56:14 +0100 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:56:14 +0100 Sport News Blind goal earns Manchester Utd draw at West Brom Daley Blind's late second-half strike helped a lacklustre Manchester United salvage a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns in the Premier League on Monday. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:30:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1020/653688-west-brom_manchester-united/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1020/653688-west-brom_manchester-united/ McIlroy takes golf break to focus on legal case Rory McIlroy has announced that he won't play the BMW Masters or WGC-HSBC Champions tournaments and will next appear at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:56:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1020/653670-mcilroy-takes-break-to-focus-on-legal-case/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1020/653670-mcilroy-takes-break-to-focus-on-legal-case/ Carew appointed Sligo football manager Niall Carew has been named as Sligo senior and Under-21 football manager. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:30:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1020/653685-carew-appointed-sligo-football-manager/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1020/653685-carew-appointed-sligo-football-manager/ Zebo: First half against Sale not good enough Munster's Simon Zebo has revealed that the side have a mixed feelings about their last-gasp 27-26 victory over Sale last weekend in the Champions Cup, with a poor first half not deemed acceptable by the squad. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:12:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2014/1020/653681-zebo-first-half-against-sale-not-good-enough/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2014/1020/653681-zebo-first-half-against-sale-not-good-enough/ PODCAST: Winning start for Munster and Leinster Michael Corcoran and Damien O'Meara are in the presenter's chair for this week's Rugby Show. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:15:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2014/1020/653626-podcast-winning-start-for-munster-and-leinster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2014/1020/653626-podcast-winning-start-for-munster-and-leinster/ Collins: Dual status ultimatum 'disappointing' Podge Collins has confirmed that he was given an ultimatum by the Clare hurling management ahead of his decision to commit to the Banner's footballers next year. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:41:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1020/653593-collins-i-was-given-dual-status-ultimatum/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1020/653593-collins-i-was-given-dual-status-ultimatum/ Rodgers: Balotelli and Suarez are incomparable Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted summer signing Mario Balotelli will never match Luis Suarez's Anfield impact. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:33:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1020/653644-mario-balotelli/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1020/653644-mario-balotelli/ Irish abroad: O'Shea crashes back to earth Sunderland captain John O'Shea came back to earth with a crash following his Euro 2016 qualification heroics in Germany. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:56:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/1020/653618-irish-abroad-oshea-crashes-back-to-earth/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/1020/653618-irish-abroad-oshea-crashes-back-to-earth/ No agreement reached in McIlroy legal dispute No agreement has been reached in the legal dispute between golfer Rory McIlroy and sports management company, Horizon, the Commercial Court has been told. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:26:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2014/1020/653570-mcilroy-court/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2014/1020/653570-mcilroy-court/ Swift ready for return ahead of Exeter clash Connacht's Michael Swift has recovered from a leg injury earlier than expected and looks set to be fit for the Westerners clash with Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park in the Challenge Cup next Saturday. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:36:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/challenge-cup/2014/1020/653648-swift-ready-for-return-ahead-of-exeter-clash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/challenge-cup/2014/1020/653648-swift-ready-for-return-ahead-of-exeter-clash/ Van Gaal: Three-month judgement period 'stupid' Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal admits he was "stupid" to invite people to analyse his reign after three months. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:40:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1020/653561-van-gaal-three-month-judgement-period-stupid/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1020/653561-van-gaal-three-month-judgement-period-stupid/ UEFA drop charges against Arsenal UEFA has dropped its disciplinary proceedings against Arsenal relating to their Champions League meeting with Galatasaray earlier this month. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:26:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1020/653647-uefa-drop-charges-against-arsenal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1020/653647-uefa-drop-charges-against-arsenal/ Bale doubtful for Liverpool game Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale is battling for fitness ahead of Wednesday's Champions League match at Liverpool after the club announced he is suffering from a buttock muscle injury. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:33:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1020/653556-bale-doubtful-for-liverpool-game/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1020/653556-bale-doubtful-for-liverpool-game/ Field of 13 remain in Racing Post Trophy Andrew Balding's Elm Park, impressive winner of the Royal Lodge Stakes, is one of 13 possible runners in Saturday's Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:22:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/1020/653581-racing-post/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/1020/653581-racing-post/ Dynaste features in Old Roan entries Ryanair Chase winner Dynaste is one of 19 high-class entries for Saturday's Betfred Monet's Garden Old Roan Chase at Aintree. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:35:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/1020/653606-dynaste-features-in-old-roan-entries/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/1020/653606-dynaste-features-in-old-roan-entries/ O'Connor praises bench in comeback win Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor was delighted with the "great" contributions of his bench players after they helped overturn a 12-point first-half deficit to beat Wasps in Champions Cup Pool 2 at the RDS yesterday. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:02:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2014/1020/653499-oconnor-pleased-with-comeback-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2014/1020/653499-oconnor-pleased-with-comeback-win/ Fears over Hoolahan ankle injury Republic of Ireland international Wes Hoolahan is a doubt for the Euro 2016 qualifier with Scotland in Celtic Park next month. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:46:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/1020/653494-fears-over-hoolahan-ankle-injury/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/1020/653494-fears-over-hoolahan-ankle-injury/ Macklin: Lee showdown will happen Matthew Macklin is certain he and fellow Irishman Andy Lee will finally square up in the ring next year, once he's seen off Jorge Sebastian Heiland's challenge. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:49:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1020/653511-macklin-title-fight/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1020/653511-macklin-title-fight/ McGuinness: Celtic dynamics the same as Donegal's Celtic performance consultant and former Donegal football manager Jim McGuinness has said there are many similarities between the two teams, and that he owes a lot to Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:54:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/1019/653412-mcguinness-celtic-dynamics-the-same-as-donegals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/1019/653412-mcguinness-celtic-dynamics-the-same-as-donegals/ Mourinho frustrated by Costa injury Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has spoken of his discontent about uncommunicative national team managers amid continuing injury concerns over striker Diego Costa. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:33:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1020/653567-mourinho-costa/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1020/653567-mourinho-costa/