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, 27 Jun 2016 00:51:34 +0100 Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:51:34 +0100 Sport News Ward: Ireland legends will be difficult to replace With Ireland stalwarts Robbie Keane, Shay Given and John O'Shea set to consider international retirement, Stephen Ward believes it will be a while before the green shirt is worn by their likes again Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:51:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798352-stephen-ward/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798352-stephen-ward/ VIDEO: 'Controlled' display delights Dublin boss Dublin manager Jim Gavin praised the "controlled" performance his side delivered in an authoritative 0-21 to 0-11 victory over Meath in the semi-finals of the Leinster SFC at Croke Park on Sunday. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:51:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0627/798378-controlled-display-delights-dublin-boss/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0627/798378-controlled-display-delights-dublin-boss/ Meath resistance wanes as Dublin ease into final Dean Rock's 10-point haul at Croke Park ensured that it was business as usual for All-Ireland holders Dublin as they cruised through to another Leinster football final with a 0-21 to 0-11 victory over Meath. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:25:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0626/798329-dublin-meath/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0626/798329-dublin-meath/ Ten-man Ireland exit Euros after France comeback Ten-man Ireland bid farewell to Euro 2016 with a 2-1 last-16 defeat to host nation France at the Stade de Lyon this afternoon. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:19:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798300-france-ireland-euros/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798300-france-ireland-euros/ Sadio Mane set for £30millon move to Liverpool Southampton forward Sadio Mane will have a medical at Liverpool on Monday after the Reds agreed a £30millon fee for the Senegal international. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:26:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0626/798368-sadio-mane-set-for-move-to-liverpool/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0626/798368-sadio-mane-set-for-move-to-liverpool/ Manager Tom Cribben hails Westmeath resolve Tom Cribben paid tribute to the self-belief brimming through his Westmeath side after they fought back from a six-point deficit against Kildare at Croke Park to record a 1-12 to 1-11 victory as they set up a Leinster decider against Dublin. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:56:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0626/798362-manager-tom-cribben-hails-westmeath-resolve/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0626/798362-manager-tom-cribben-hails-westmeath-resolve/ Hazard leads Belgium to Euro quarter-finals Captain Eden Hazard inspired Belgium to a resounding 4-0 victory over Hungary at Euro 2016, setting up a quarter-final clash with Wales. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:08:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798361-hazard-leads-belgium-to-euro-quarter-finals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798361-hazard-leads-belgium-to-euro-quarter-finals/ Ireland boss believes his players have come of age Martin O'Neill believes a number of his young players came of age at Euro 2016, but he can't help but feeling that Sunday's defeat to France was a game they could have won. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:20:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798316-oneill-youth/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798316-oneill-youth/ O'Shea takes heart from making Irish fans proud John O'Shea said the Republic of Ireland will take great heart from giving the supporters something to be proud of after they bowed out of Euro 2016 against France on Sunday afternoon. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:54:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798344-oshea/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798344-oshea/ Low demands improvement in German performance Germany coach Joachim Low insists his team must improve in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:01:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798359-low-demands-improvement-from-germany/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798359-low-demands-improvement-from-germany/ Westmeath rally to make back-to-back finals Brave Westmeath did it again at Croke Park with another remarkable comeback in a Leinster senior football championship semi-final to secure an unlikely provincial final place. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:13:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0626/798327-westmeath-kildare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0626/798327-westmeath-kildare/ Germany cruise into Euro quarter-finals Germany thumped Slovakia 3-0 with goals from Jerome Boateng, Mario Gomez and Julian Draxler to cruise into the Euro 2016 quarter-finals and confirm their status as tournament favourites with a sparkling performance. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:16:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798339-germany-cruise-into-euro-quarter-finals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798339-germany-cruise-into-euro-quarter-finals/ Ladies SFC round-up: Dubs face Westmeath in final Gregory McGonigle's Dublin will face Westmeath in the TG4 Leinster Ladies SFC final on 10 July, in what will be a repeat of last year's provincial decider. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:09:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0626/798340-ladies-sfc-round-up-dubs-to-face-westmeath-in-fin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0626/798340-ladies-sfc-round-up-dubs-to-face-westmeath-in-fin/ Griezmann reveals half-time talk inspired hosts Antoine Griezmann revealed there were harsh words in the France dressing room as the Euro 2016 hosts staged a major fightback to edge past the Republic of Ireland into the quarter-finals. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:42:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798331-griezmann-reaction/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798331-griezmann-reaction/ Gregan and Barr star at Irish championships Brian Gregan won a top quality men's 400m while Thomas Barr sealed his sixth 400m hurdles title at an engaging GloHealth National Senior Track and Field Championships in Morton Stadium Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:02:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2016/0626/798347-irish-athletics/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2016/0626/798347-irish-athletics/ Defeat won't lead to change in Spanish approach Spain coach Vicente del Bosque will not change his side's approach when they take on Italy in their eagerly anticipated last-16 clash at Euro 2016. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:31:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798342-spain-approach/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798342-spain-approach/ Shane Duffy promises to learn from mistakes Republic of Ireland defender Shane Duffy has promised to learn from his mistakes after a chastening afternoon as Ireland went down 2-1 to France in the last-16 of Euro 2016. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:21:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798325-duffy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798325-duffy/ Brady already looking forward to Russia 2018 Robbie Brady says he almost feels sorry for anyone who isn't from Ireland as he already looks forward to World Cup qualification. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:20:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798321-brady-already-looking-forward-to/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798321-brady-already-looking-forward-to/ Seamus Coleman: It was one that got away Skipper Seamus Coleman says the Republic of Ireland's 2-1 European Championship last 16 defeat to France in Lyon was one that got away. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:19:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798306-coleman-it-was-one-that-got-away/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0626/798306-coleman-it-was-one-that-got-away/ Stenson bounces back from US Open with win Henrik Stenson bounced back from his US Open frustrations to claim his 10th European Tour title at the rain-hit BMW International Open at Pulheim. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:01:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0626/798335-pulheim/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0626/798335-pulheim/