RTÉ Sport sport headlines http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport sport headlines http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Mon, 30 Nov 2015 21:22:12 +0000 Mon, 30 Nov 2015 21:22:12 +0000 Sport News Rochford ratified as Mayo manager Stephen Rochford has been ratified as the new manager of the Mayo football team for a three-year term, which will be reviewed annually. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 22:27:33 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1130/750328-mayo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1130/750328-mayo/ Liverpool can win the title, insists Dunphy Eamon Dunphy has tipped Liverpool to win the Premier League and believes that the arrival of Jurgen Klopp and his influence gives them an edge that other teams don't have. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 21:22:12 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750324-liverpool-can-win-the-title-insists-dunphy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750324-liverpool-can-win-the-title-insists-dunphy/ Fury would rather fight his cousin than Haye Tyson Fury has promised he will give his unbeaten cousin Hughie a shot at the world heavyweight title rather than fighting old rival David Haye. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 16:14:40 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1130/750248-fury-would-rather-fight-his-cousin-than-haye/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1130/750248-fury-would-rather-fight-his-cousin-than-haye/ Dunphy believes in Towell despite LOI reservations Eamon Dunphy believes new Brighton signing Richie Towell has a "real chance" of forging a successful career in England and of eventually grabbing a spot in the Republic of Ireland squad, but the RTÉ pundit doesn't believe that League of Ireland form should merit players a place in the squad. Tue, 1 Dec 2015 00:13:01 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750143-richie-towell-signs-for-championship-leaders/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750143-richie-towell-signs-for-championship-leaders/ Gerrard back at Liverpool's training base Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard was back in familiar surroundings on Monday as he joined the first-team squad for training. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 17:50:32 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750268-steven-gerrard/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750268-steven-gerrard/ Carter reveals struggle with Crohn's Disease Ali Carter opened up on his ongoing health problems after his UK Championship third-round exit against John Higgins. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 23:16:12 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/1130/750293-ali-carter-reveals-struggle-with-crohns/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/1130/750293-ali-carter-reveals-struggle-with-crohns/ Henshaw sidelined for six weeks by hand injury Connacht's Robbie Henshaw will be out of action for six weeks after suffering a metacarpal fracture to his hand in the last play of the province's 18-12 Pro12 win over Munster on Saturday. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:27:51 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1130/750231-robbie-henshaw/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1130/750231-robbie-henshaw/ Schlingermann makes his Rovers return New Sligo Rovers manager Dave Robertson has made his first signing at the Showgrounds, by signing PFAI goalkeeper of the year Michael Schlingermann. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 19:56:07 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750311-schlingermann-makes-his-rovers-return/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750311-schlingermann-makes-his-rovers-return/ Bolton players not paid for November Cash-strapped Bolton have confirmed they have been unable to pay their players for the month of November. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 17:10:20 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750259-bolton/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750259-bolton/ Clonmel boss: Dramatic win 'as good as it gets' An elated Charlie McGeever predicted Clonmel Commercials' Munster club football final victory over Nemo Rangers could be the "first of many steps forward" for the club. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 14:31:18 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750074-clonmel-manager-mckeever/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750074-clonmel-manager-mckeever/ Sprinter skips Tingle Creek but Sceaux remains Un De Sceaux's task in the Betfair Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown got significantly easier with the news that Sprinter Sacre will skip Saturday's race in favour of the Desert Orchid Chase at Kempton over Christmas. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 16:44:50 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1130/750226-tingle-creek/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1130/750226-tingle-creek/ No surprises among Ballon d'Or finalists Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will go head-to-head once again for the title of world's best footballer after being short-listed along with Neymar on Monday for the 2015 FIFA Ballon d'Or. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 14:40:19 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750209-messi-neymar-and-ronaldo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750209-messi-neymar-and-ronaldo/ Fury and Murray shortlisted for BBC award Tyson Fury and are last-minute inclusions on the shortlist for the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year 2015 award following their weekend triumphs. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 19:47:32 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1130/750310-fury-and-murray-shortlisted-for-bbc-award/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1130/750310-fury-and-murray-shortlisted-for-bbc-award/ Jack Grealish remains frozen out at Villa Jack Grealish was due to train with Aston Villa's under-21 squad on Monday but could return to the first-team fold later as boss Remi Garde contemplates changes. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 16:28:07 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750254-jack-grealish-remains-frozen-out-at-villa/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750254-jack-grealish-remains-frozen-out-at-villa/ IAAF suspends Kenyan federation president Three top Kenyan athletics officials have been suspended over IAAF ethics commission probes into corruption and subversion of anti-doping controls. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:51:04 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1130/750242-iaaf/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1130/750242-iaaf/ Shane Long eyeing start for Liverpool clash Southampton striker Shane Long is hopeful he did enough during Saturday's 3-1 defeat by Manchester City to start Wednesday's Capital One Cup quarter-final against Liverpool. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:13:43 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750183-long-eyeing-start-for-liverpool-clash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750183-long-eyeing-start-for-liverpool-clash/ Basketball legend Kobe Bryant calls time on career Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant has announced he will retire from basketball at the end of the season. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:18:01 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/us-sport/2015/1130/750157-basketball-legend-kobe-bryant-calls-time-on-career/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/us-sport/2015/1130/750157-basketball-legend-kobe-bryant-calls-time-on-career/ Chelsea's Ivanovic insists team must come first Branislav Ivanovic insists the needs of the team must come first as Chelsea reflect on Diego Costa's display of petulance in Sunday's goalless draw with Tottenham. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 14:14:26 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750220-chelseas-ivanovic-insists-team-must-come-first/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750220-chelseas-ivanovic-insists-team-must-come-first/ Ex Kiwi captain Chris Cairns cleared of perjury Former New Zealand cricket captain Chris Cairns has been cleared of perjury and perverting the course of justice. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:44:26 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/1130/750192-former-kiwi-captain-cairns-cleared-of-perjury/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/1130/750192-former-kiwi-captain-cairns-cleared-of-perjury/ Neville & Voro take temporary charge at Valencia Phil Neville and fellow Valencia coach Salvador 'Voro' Gonzalez have taken charge of first-team affairs at the Mestalla Stadium side until further notice following the resignation of Nuno on Sunday night. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:21:07 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750205-neville-voro-take-temporary-charge-at-valencia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1130/750205-neville-voro-take-temporary-charge-at-valencia/