RTÉ Sport soccer http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport soccer http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Mon, 1 Sep 2014 11:32:12 +0100 Mon, 1 Sep 2014 11:32:12 +0100 Sport News Real seal Hernandez loan deal Real Madrid were keeping their cards close to their chest regarding potential deadline-day transfers amid speculation of a possible swoop for Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:57:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0901/640601-madrid-silent-on-hernandez-link/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0901/640601-madrid-silent-on-hernandez-link/ Kavanagh axed by Carlisle Former Ireland midfielder Graham Kavanagh has been sacked as Carlisle manager following the League Two club's poor start to the season. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 11:32:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2014/0901/640636-kavanagh-carlisle/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2014/0901/640636-kavanagh-carlisle/ Real Madrid surrender lead to fall to defeat European champions Real Madrid surrendered a two-goal lead as they crashed to a shock 4-2 defeat at Real Sociedad in the second round of the Primera Division season. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 12:25:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/0901/640653-real-madrid-surrender-lead-to-fall-to-defeat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/0901/640653-real-madrid-surrender-lead-to-fall-to-defeat/ Chelsea attack bolstered by signing of Remy Striker Loic Remy has joined Chelsea from QPR on a four-year deal, the two clubs have announced. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:19:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0831/640503-remy-bolsters-chelsea-attack/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0831/640503-remy-bolsters-chelsea-attack/ Impressive Liverpool punish Tottenham Alberto Moreno's exquisite solo strike capped a dominant Liverpool performance as Mauricio Pochettino's perfect start to life at Tottenham came to an abrupt end. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:51:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0831/640493-impressive-liverpool-punish-tottenham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0831/640493-impressive-liverpool-punish-tottenham/ Arsenal held by dogged Leicester Arsenal missed the chance to move up to third in the Premier League table after they were held to a draw by a dogged Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:40:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0831/640511-arsenal-held-by-dogged-leicester/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0831/640511-arsenal-held-by-dogged-leicester/ Lenihan completes move from Cork to Hull Hull City manager Steve Bruce has confirmed the signing of Cork City defender Brian Lenihan. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:06:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0831/640498-bruce-confirm-hull-move-for-lenihan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0831/640498-bruce-confirm-hull-move-for-lenihan/ Villa claim the points against Hull Aston Villa's unbeaten start to the Barclays Premier League season continued as goals from Gabriel Agbonlahor and Andreas Weimann put away Hull at Villa Park. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:42:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0831/640495-villa-claim-the-points-against-hull/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0831/640495-villa-claim-the-points-against-hull/ UCD Waves hammer Cork Orlagh Nolan bagged a brace as UCD Waves maintained their winning start to the season with an emphatic 4-0 victory against Cork City Women's FC in the Continental Tyres Women's National League. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:52:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0831/640552-ucd-waves-hammer-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0831/640552-ucd-waves-hammer-cork/ Kagawa moves back to Dortmund Shinji Kagawa's time with Manchester United has come to an end after Borussia Dortmund signed their former player on a four-year deal. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:55:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0831/640502-kagawa-moves-back-to-dortmund/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0831/640502-kagawa-moves-back-to-dortmund/ Noble keeps options open for Ireland Mark Noble is hoping to make a decision on his international future in the next couple of weeks. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:01:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/0831/640472-noble-keeps-options-open-for-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/0831/640472-noble-keeps-options-open-for-ireland/ Celtic drop more points at Dundee Ronny Deila found only a little respite as his Celtic side had to scrap for a point in their 1-1 Premiership draw with newly-promoted Dundee at Dens Park. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:51:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/0831/640490-celtic-drop-more-points-at-dundee/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/0831/640490-celtic-drop-more-points-at-dundee/ Chelsea on top after Goodison goal glut Chelsea came out on top in a 6-3 thriller against Everton which featured two frantic goalscoring spells in either half at Goodison Park. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:54:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640379-everton-v-chelsea/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640379-everton-v-chelsea/ Given named in Ireland squad Shay Given has made a shock return to the international scene after Martin O'Neill named the 38-year-old goalkeeper in his final 27-man squad for the Republic of Ireland's upcoming matches against Oman and Georgia. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:01:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/0830/640377-given-named-in-ireland-squad/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/0830/640377-given-named-in-ireland-squad/ Stoke shock champions Manchester City Mame Biram Diouf scored a sensational winner as Stoke claimed a stunning 1-0 win over Barclays Premier League champions Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:34:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640344-man-city-v-stoke-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640344-man-city-v-stoke-city/ Swansea ease past Baggies to go top Swansea went top of the Premier League as West Brom were swept aside 3-0 at the Liberty Stadium. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:12:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640347-swansea-v-west-brom/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640347-swansea-v-west-brom/ Austin earns QPR victory against Sunderland Charlie Austin eased QPR into life without Loic Remy by ending the Loftus Road club's new-season goal drought in a 1-0 Premier League victory over Sunderland. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:21:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640346-qpr-v-sunderland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640346-qpr-v-sunderland/ Zaha helps Palace plunder late point at Newcastle Wilfried Zaha snatched a point for new manager Neil Warnock as Crystal Palace emerged from a goalfest at Newcastle with a 3-3 draw. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:32:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640345-newcastle-v-crystal-palace/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640345-newcastle-v-crystal-palace/ Misfiring United fail to ignite at Burnley Louis van Gaal's problems mounted at Turf Moor as new signing Angel di Maria hobbled off injured in Manchester United's uninspiring 0-0 draw with Burnley in their Premier League clash. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:13:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0830/640340-burnley-manchester/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0830/640340-burnley-manchester/ Schneiderlin brace sets up Saints win Morgan Schneiderlin scored twice as Southampton secured a first Premier League win for new manager Ronald Koeman by beating West Ham 3-1 at Upton Park. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:23:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640350-west-ham-v-southampton/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0830/640350-west-ham-v-southampton/