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, 5 Oct 2015 15:45:21 +0100 Mon, 5 Oct 2015 15:45:21 +0100 Sport News PODCAST: Leamy confident Ireland can take France Ireland's big players will step up to the plate against France and be the difference, says former wing forward Denis Leamy. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:17:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732575-podcast-leamy-confident-ireland-can-take-france/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732575-podcast-leamy-confident-ireland-can-take-france/ O'Neill to bide time over Coleman fitness call Ireland manager Martin O'Neill will assess Seamus Coleman's fitness "day by day" as the Everton man faces a race against time to make the EURO 2016 tie with Germany at the Aviva on Thursday night. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 15:45:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732530-oneill/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732530-oneill/ Dunphy: Rodgers a victim of 'Moneyball' system Eamon Dunphy has said Brendan Rodgers was a victim of Liverpool owners FSG's flawed system after his sacking on Sunday. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 13:04:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732516-dunphy-rodgers-a-victim-of-moneyball-system/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732516-dunphy-rodgers-a-victim-of-moneyball-system/ Given ignoring permutations ahead of Germany clash Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given has said he has thrown away his sheet of Group D permutations and is focusing on Thursday night's crucial clash with Germany as Ireland seek to qualify for EURO 2016. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 15:30:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732543-shay-given/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732543-shay-given/ Girvan Dempsey appointed Leinster backs coach Former Ireland international Girvan Dempsey has been appointed backs coach with Leinster for the next two seasons. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:23:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1005/732580-dempsey-leinster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1005/732580-dempsey-leinster/ O'Gara insists 'kick on backside' good for Ireland Ronan O'Gara is confident Ireland have received a "kick on the backside" at the perfect time and backed Joe Schmidt's men to raise their game significantly against France next Sunday. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:06:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732466-ogara/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732466-ogara/ Australia's Hooper cited for shoulder charge Australia loose forward Michael Hooper has been cited for charging into a ruck shoulder first during the 33-13 Rugby World Cup victory over England at the weekend. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:06:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732547-michael-hooper/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732547-michael-hooper/ Chelsea say Mourinho has 'full support' of club Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho continues to have the "full support" of the club, according to a statement from the Premier League champions. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 13:52:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732531-mourinho-statement/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732531-mourinho-statement/ Sean O'Brien dismisses French 'kidology' France are trying to ease the World Cup pressure by branding Ireland favourites for next weekend's Pool D decider, according to Sean O'Brien. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:08:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732446-obrien-dismisses-french-kidology/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732446-obrien-dismisses-french-kidology/ Advocaat: Sunderland destined for survival scrap Dick Advocaat has admitted his Sunderland squad were simply not good enough to avoid another scrap for Barclays Premier League survival. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 15:29:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732564-advocaat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1005/732564-advocaat/ England face probe into alleged breach of protocol England's coaching team are being investigated by World Rugby for an alleged breach of the "match-day communications protocol" during their World Cup defeat by Australia on Saturday. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:06:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732539-england-woe-deepns-after/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732539-england-woe-deepns-after/ Sexton expecting more attention from Bastareaud Johnny Sexton has admitted he fully expects France to try to blast him out of Sunday's crucial World Cup clash by ordering freight-train centre Mathieu Bastareaud to steamroller him. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:06:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732499-sexton-expecting-more-bast/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732499-sexton-expecting-more-bast/ Ger Brennan calls time on Dublin career Dublin's Ger Brennan has retired from inter-county football this morning. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 14:12:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1005/732482-ger-brennan-set-to-call-time-on-dublin-career/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1005/732482-ger-brennan-set-to-call-time-on-dublin-career/ Air Force Blue and Emotionless to meet in Dewhurst Emotionless and Air Force Blue remain on course to clash in the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes after featuring among 12 confirmations for the eagerly-awaited Group One at Newmarket on Saturday. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 13:54:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1005/732533-dewhurt-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1005/732533-dewhurt-stakes/ Ireland have clean bill of health for French clash Ireland have reported a clean bill of health after yesterday's 16-9 win over Italy in London. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:07:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732476-ireland-have-clean-bill-of-health-for-french-clash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1005/732476-ireland-have-clean-bill-of-health-for-french-clash/ Reports: Cunningham keen to fight on with Galway Anthony Cunningham will battle on as Galway manager despite player unrest after talks with county board officials last night, according to reports. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 12:50:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1005/732453-reprots/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1005/732453-reprots/ Dolan bounces out, while MVG wins at Citywest Brendan Dolan made an early check-out from the World Grand Prix in Dublin, while holder Michael van Gerwen progressed to the second round. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 15:10:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/darts/2015/1005/732527-grand-prix-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/darts/2015/1005/732527-grand-prix-dublin/ Carragher urges Liverpool to get Jurgen Klopp Jamie Carragher has urged Liverpool's owners to go out and get Jurgen Klopp after sacking manager Brendan Rodgers. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 09:51:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1004/732410-carragher-urges-liverpool-to-get-jurgen-klopp/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1004/732410-carragher-urges-liverpool-to-get-jurgen-klopp/ McIlroy: I saved $20,000 by saying sorry Rory McIlroy has revealed some of the fascinating statistics behind his success, including how a simple apology saved him $20,000. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 15:38:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/1005/732458-mcilroy-saved/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/1005/732458-mcilroy-saved/ Ireland in last eight after scrappy win over Italy Ireland have beaten Italy 16-9 in their Rugby World Cup Pool D clash at London's Olympic Stadium, ensuring their qualifcation for the quarter-finals of the competition. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 10:04:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1004/732342-ireland-v-italy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1004/732342-ireland-v-italy/