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 Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:52:26 +0100 Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:52:26 +0100 Sport News Daly steps down from Dublin job Anthony Daly has stepped down as Dublin senior hurling manager after nearly six years at the helm. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:44:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0901/640773-daly-steps-down-from-dublin-job/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0901/640773-daly-steps-down-from-dublin-job/ Falcao completes Old Trafford move Manchester United had to work late into the night to finalise the signing of Monaco striker Radamel Falcao but eventually completed a season-long loan for the Colombian. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:52:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0902/640819-united-falcao/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0902/640819-united-falcao/ Video: Kilkenny or Tipp? Brendan Cummins, Donal Óg Cusack and Eddie Brennan on the key battle grounds ahead of the All-Ireland hurling final between Kilkenny and Tipperary. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:37:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0901/640557-video/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0901/640557-video/ McGinley to reveal wild card picks European captain Paul McGinley is set to name his Ryder Cup wild cards today, with two former world number ones anxiously awaiting his decision. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:32:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/ryder-cup/2014/0902/640830-mcginley-ryder-picks/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/ryder-cup/2014/0902/640830-mcginley-ryder-picks/ Doyle back in Premier League with Crystal Palace Crystal Palace have completed a loan deal to bring Wolverhampton Wanderers and Republic of Ireland striker Kevin Doyle to Selhurst Park until January. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 23:45:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0901/640784-doyle-back-in-premier-league-with-crystal-palace/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0901/640784-doyle-back-in-premier-league-with-crystal-palace/ Injury forces O'Brien out of Ireland squad West Ham defender Joey O'Brien has withdrawn from Martin O'Neill's Republic of Ireland squad through injury. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:57:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0902/640869-obrien-injury/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0902/640869-obrien-injury/ Premier League smashes spending record Premier League clubs have smashed the record for spending on transfers in the summer window after splashing out £835million on new players, according to analysts. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 09:23:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0902/640843-premier-league-record/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0902/640843-premier-league-record/ Kirk wins in Boston as McIlroy falters Chris Kirk shot a bogey-free final round to clinch the Deutsche Bank Championship while Rory McIlroy finished joint-fifth at TPC Boston on Monday. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:50:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2014/0902/640834-kirk-wins-in-boston-as-mcilroy-falters/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2014/0902/640834-kirk-wins-in-boston-as-mcilroy-falters/ Irish compete for further Olympic places Irish show jumpers embark on the first of a series of competitions at the World Equestrian Games in France today that could lead to Olympic qualification. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:14:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2014/0902/640882-equestrian-normandy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2014/0902/640882-equestrian-normandy/ Gunners seal late Welbeck move Arsenal have signed England international forward Danny Welbeck from Premier League rivals Manchester United for a reported £16million. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:17:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0902/640824-welbeck-arsenal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0902/640824-welbeck-arsenal/ Murray sets up Djokovic quarter-final Andy Murray feels he is close to hitting top form after an impressive victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga last night set up a blockbuster US Open quarter-final against Novak Djokovic. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:28:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0902/640837-murray-sets-up-djokovic-quarter-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0902/640837-murray-sets-up-djokovic-quarter-final/ O'Neill: No promises made to Given Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill says he has not made any promises to returning goalkeeper Shay Given about his starting prospects. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 18:03:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0901/640702-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0901/640702-ireland/ Given glowing in praise of Grealish Republic of Ireland veteran Shay Given is convinced starlet Jack Grealish is ready to play senior international football now. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 23:57:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0901/640794-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0901/640794-ireland/ Richards finalises Fiorentina loan move Micah Richards has joined Serie A side Fiorentina on a season-long loan after admitting defeat in his pursuit of first team football at Manchester City. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 23:18:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/0901/640782-richards-finalises-fiorentina-loan-move/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/0901/640782-richards-finalises-fiorentina-loan-move/ Djokovic reaches quarter-finals at US Open Novak Djokovic has moved into the quarter-finals of a grand slam for the 22nd time in a row after seeing off Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in the US Open on Monday. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 21:48:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0901/640770-djokovic-reaches-quarter-final-at-us-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0901/640770-djokovic-reaches-quarter-final-at-us-open/ McNulty suggests hype got to Dublin Former All-Ireland winner and sports psychologist Enda McNulty has suggested that the "hype machine" that surrounded Dublin was an important factor in their SFC semi-final loss to Donegal. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:03:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0901/640721-mcnulty-suggests-hype-got-to-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0901/640721-mcnulty-suggests-hype-got-to-dublin/ Manchester United complete Blind deal Manchester United have signed Netherlands international Daley Blind from Ajax for a fee of £14m. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 22:58:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0901/640769-manchester-united-sign-daley-blind/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0901/640769-manchester-united-sign-daley-blind/ Credit due to younger Kerry players, says O'Mahony Senior Kerry footballers have paid tribute to the younger members of the squad who stepped up to the plate to help the Kingdom to another All-Ireland final. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 14:48:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0901/640668-kerry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0901/640668-kerry/ Medal eludes Ireland's Rohan Ireland's Mark Rohan has narrowly missed out on a second bronze medal at UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in South Carolina. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 20:09:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2014/0901/640751-medal-eludes-irelands-rohan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2014/0901/640751-medal-eludes-irelands-rohan/ Uruguay striker Hernandez heading to Hull Hull City have completed the signing of Uruguay striker Abel Hernandez from Palermo for a club record fee reportedly in the region of £9.5million. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:50:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0901/640737-hernandez-heading-to-hull-for-club-record-fee/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0901/640737-hernandez-heading-to-hull-for-club-record-fee/