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 Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:12:49 +0100 Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:12:49 +0100 Sport News 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 17:12:37 +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/ 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/ Federer ousts big hitter Roth at US Open Roger Federer nullified the big serving of Australian Sam Groth to move into the third round of the US Open. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:46:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0829/640261-ferrer-progresses-as-tomic-calls-time-on-us-open-c/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0829/640261-ferrer-progresses-as-tomic-calls-time-on-us-open-c/ Kenny tries to keep Dundalk grounded Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny will not let his players get ahead of themselves despite taking a massive step towards securing the SSE Airtricity Premier Division title on Friday night. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:03:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0830/640311-kenny-tries-to-keep-dundalk-grounded/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0830/640311-kenny-tries-to-keep-dundalk-grounded/ 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/ 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/ Agger completes return to Brondby Defender Daniel Agger has brought an end to his eight-and-a-half-year stay at Liverpool by moving back to Brondby. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:14:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0830/640327-agger-set-for-return-to-brondby/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0830/640327-agger-set-for-return-to-brondby/ Rebelettes ease into camogie final Cork are through to the final of the Liberty Insurance Senior Camogie Championship final after a comfortable ten-point victory over Wexford in their semi-final replay at Walsh Park. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:28:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2014/0830/640354-cork-v-wexford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2014/0830/640354-cork-v-wexford/ Spillane: No need to worry about Dublin dynasty Pat Spillane has said that while Dublin are a "joy to watch" and play the ideal brand of Gaelic football, the GAA does not need to worry about their dominance yet. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:34:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0828/639807-spillane-no-need-to-worry-about-dublin-dynasty/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0828/639807-spillane-no-need-to-worry-about-dublin-dynasty/ Halep stunned by Lucic-Baroni in New York Qualifier Mirjana Lucic-Baroni upset US Open second seed Simona Halep to reach the fourth round at a grand slam for the first time in 15 years. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:48:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0829/640271-halep-stunned-by-lucic-baroni-in-new-york/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0829/640271-halep-stunned-by-lucic-baroni-in-new-york/ West Ham swoop for Song on loan West Ham have announced the signing of Barcelona midfielder Alex Song on a season-long loan. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:03:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0830/640348-west-ham-swoop-for-song-on-loan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0830/640348-west-ham-swoop-for-song-on-loan/ United agree a fee for Blind Manchester United have agreed a fee with Ajax for the transfer of Holland international Daley Blind, Press Association Sport are reporting. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:43:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0830/640320-united-agree-a-fee-for-blind/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0830/640320-united-agree-a-fee-for-blind/ Women's rowing pair finish eighth at Worlds Leonora Kennedy and Lisa Dilleen finished second in the B final of the women's pair putting them in eighth place overall at the World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:13:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rowing/2014/0830/640357-womens-rowing-pair-finish-eighth-at-worlds/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rowing/2014/0830/640357-womens-rowing-pair-finish-eighth-at-worlds/ Murphy hoping for Shepherd's delight Trainer Joe Murphy admits lack of experience is a concern for Shepherd's Purse in the Nestle Supporting Irish Autism Action Round Tower Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:24:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0830/640339-murphy-shepherds-purse-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0830/640339-murphy-shepherds-purse-curragh/ Poulter boosts Ryder Cup hopes with strong round Ian Poulter is hopeful he is beginning to put his "horrendous" year behind him and play himself onto Europe's Ryder Cup team after a strong opening round at the Deutsche Bank Championship. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:37:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2014/0830/640305-poulter-boosts-ryder-cup-hopes-with-strong-round/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2014/0830/640305-poulter-boosts-ryder-cup-hopes-with-strong-round/ My Tent considered for chasing career My Tent Or Yours could go novice chasing when the jumps season moves through the gears later in the year. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:30:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0830/640308-my-tent-considered-for-chasing-career/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0830/640308-my-tent-considered-for-chasing-career/ McStay: Football replay too tight to call Despite a boost for Mayo with the news that Lee Keegan will be available to face Kerry, Kevin McStay still finds it hard to pick a winner from Saturday's All-Ireland SFC semi-final replay. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:59:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0829/640226-mcstay-football-replay-too-tight-to-call/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0829/640226-mcstay-football-replay-too-tight-to-call/ No changes for Dubs for Donegal showdown Dublin manager Jim Gavin has announced an unchanged line-up for Sunday's All-Ireland football semi-final against Donegal. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:43:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0829/640254-football-teams/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0829/640254-football-teams/ Dundalk take huge step towards title David McMillan came off the bench to hit a brace as Dundalk overturned a 2-1 deficit to beat Bohemians 3-2 and take a huge step towards the Premier Division title. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:47:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0829/640232-dundalk-bohemians/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0829/640232-dundalk-bohemians/