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, 23 Apr 2018 23:01:28 +0100 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 23:01:28 +0100 Sport News Klopp wants regular progress to latter stages in Europe Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool's chance to reach a Champions League final should not be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 23:41:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956697-klopp-wants-regular-progress-to-latter-stages-in-europe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956697-klopp-wants-regular-progress-to-latter-stages-in-europe/ Waterford knock Cork City out of the EA Sports Cup Waterford are through to the quarter-finals of the EA Sports Cup after beating Cork City on penalties in the RSC this evening. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 23:01:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956689-waterford-knock-cork-city-out-of-the-ea-sports-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956689-waterford-knock-cork-city-out-of-the-ea-sports-cup/ Walcott earns Everton win over Newcastle Theo Walcott's second-half winner against Newcastle moved Everton up to eighth - their highest position in the Premier League table since August. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 22:10:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956686-walcott-earns-everton-win-over-newcastle/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956686-walcott-earns-everton-win-over-newcastle/ Punchestown Day 1: Preview and tips A look at all the races on the first day of the the Punchestown Festival including the BoyleSports Champion Steeplechase by Johnny Ward. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 22:56:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0423/956693-punchestown-day-1-preview-and-tips/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0423/956693-punchestown-day-1-preview-and-tips/ Dunphy: Rice should stay off Twitter and keep quiet Dunphy has his say on the incident that had Moyes fuming and Rice tweeting. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 21:57:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956676-rice-moyes-dunphy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956676-rice-moyes-dunphy/ Devine: Cork need to strike back against Dundalk They may be locked together in the table with just a third of the season gone, but Soccer Republic analyst Declan Devine believes Friday's clash of Cork City and Dundalk will be a big night in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 21:42:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956675-devine-cork-need-to-strike-back-against-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956675-devine-cork-need-to-strike-back-against-dundalk/ Roma aiming to topple Anfield's Egyptian King The newly crowned PFA Player of the Year could hold the key to European progress - for both sides. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 21:39:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956651-roma-aiming-to-topple-anfields-egyptian-king/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956651-roma-aiming-to-topple-anfields-egyptian-king/ Any move will come down to the player - Fogarty Leinster scrum coach John Fogarty said any potential move for Joey Carbery or Ross Byrne to Ulster will ultimately come down to the player. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 20:35:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0423/956610-any-move-will-come-down-to-the-player-fogarty/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0423/956610-any-move-will-come-down-to-the-player-fogarty/ 'If Salah breaks my record in the final I'll be happy' Ian Rush reflects on Liverpool's 1984 meeting with Roma, and backs Mo Salah to keep banging in the goals to give the Reds a sixth Champions League crown. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:53:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956534-if-salah-breaks-my-record-in-the-final-ill-be-happy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956534-if-salah-breaks-my-record-in-the-final-ill-be-happy/ IRFU withdraws job advertisement for unpaid internship The Irish Rugby Football Union has withdrawn a job advertisement for an unpaid internship which would have required the successful candidate to have a Masters or a PhD. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 20:35:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/ireland/2018/0423/956637-irfu-internship-advertisement/ http://www.rte.ie/news/ireland/2018/0423/956637-irfu-internship-advertisement/ Computer games or Olympic Games: eSports at crossroads With millions of dollars at stake and millions of people now watching, eSports have suddenly got the attention of the International Olympic Committee among others, but what exactly are they? Rob Wright visited Tallaght Stadium to find out. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:06:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2018/0422/956364-computer-games-or-olympic-games-esports-at-crossroads/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2018/0422/956364-computer-games-or-olympic-games-esports-at-crossroads/ Murray, Earls, Furlong & Sexton up for top gong Conor Murray, Keith Earls, Tadhg Furlong and Johnny Sexton have been rewarded for outstanding campaigns with nominations for the Irish Players' Player of the Year award. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:51:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0423/956632-murray-earls-furlong-sexton-up-for-top-gong/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0423/956632-murray-earls-furlong-sexton-up-for-top-gong/ 'It was incredible' - Emotional Zebo blown away by fans Simon Zebo has saluted the Munster fans for the reception they gave him in the wake of Sunday's Champions Cup loss to Racing 92. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:01:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0423/956510-it-was-incredible-emotional-zebo-blown-away-by-fans/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0423/956510-it-was-incredible-emotional-zebo-blown-away-by-fans/ The managerial call: When is the right time to go? In the wake of Arsene Wenger finally deciding to leave Arsenal, we look back at managerial exits where the call at the time was right and then there where others where the goodbye was too long. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:44:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956552-the-managerial-call-when-is-the-right-time-to-go/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956552-the-managerial-call-when-is-the-right-time-to-go/ How former Yellowbelly PJ Nolan became a Wicklow hurler After a decade in the Wexford set-up, PJ Nolan is hoping to put his injury woes behind him when he lines out for Wicklow in 2018. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:48:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0423/956494-how-former-yellowbelly-pj-nolan-became-a-wicklow-hurler/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0423/956494-how-former-yellowbelly-pj-nolan-became-a-wicklow-hurler/ Sergei Prokofiev wins in style at Navan for O'Brien Aidan O'Brien's Sergei Prokofiev looks a colt with a big future after bolting up on his second start at Navan. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:18:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0423/956629-sergei-prokofiev-wins-in-style-at-navan-for-obrien/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0423/956629-sergei-prokofiev-wins-in-style-at-navan-for-obrien/ Hoolahan to leave Norwich with testimonial Wes Hoolahan has been granted a testimonial with Norwich City following confirmation he will not return to the club next season. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:59:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956579-hoolahan-to-leave-norwich-with-testimonial/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956579-hoolahan-to-leave-norwich-with-testimonial/ FA apologises to Harry Kane for mocking tweet The FA has apologised to Tottenham and Manchester United for a tweet sent out mocking striker Harry Kane after Saturday's FA Cup semi-final. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:59:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956565-fa-apologises-to-harry-kane-for-mocking-tweet/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0423/956565-fa-apologises-to-harry-kane-for-mocking-tweet/ Hartley to miss South Africa tour England captain Dylan Hartley will miss this year's tour of South Africa and the rest of the Premiership season due to concussion, his club Northampton Saints have confirmed. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:37:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0423/956597-hartley-to-miss-south-africa-tour/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0423/956597-hartley-to-miss-south-africa-tour/ O'Driscoll: Accuracy key for Leinster in Racing battle Brian O'Driscoll reckons Leinster must replicate their fine form during wins over Saracens and Scarlets to beat Racing 92 in the Champions Cup final. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:04:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0422/956402-odriscoll-accuracy-key-for-leinster-in-racing-battle/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0422/956402-odriscoll-accuracy-key-for-leinster-in-racing-battle/