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 Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:30:24 +0000 Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:30:24 +0000 Sport News Analysis: 'United no longer a big club' Eamon Dunphy has said that Manchester United are not a big club anymore in the wake of their scoreless draw at home to PSV Eidenhoven in the UEFA Champions League. (Worldwide clip) Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:13:24 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749250-analysis/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749250-analysis/ Toothless United unable to break down PSV Manchester United's chances of making the last 16 of the Champions League were left in the balance following a frustrating and disappointing goalless draw against PSV Eindhoven. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:30:24 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749210-manchester-united-psv/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749210-manchester-united-psv/ Man City left to rue missed chances in Turin Mario Mandzukic scored the only goal as Juventus leapfrogged Manchester City in Champions League Group D with a 1-0 win in Turin. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 21:53:11 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749211-juventus-manchester-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749211-juventus-manchester-city/ Cathal Pendred calls time on MMA career Irish UFC star Cathal Pendred has announced his immediate retirement from mixed martial arts, saying his passion to compete "is no longer what it was." Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:33:59 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/mma/2015/1125/749178-cathal-pendred-calls-time-on-mma-career/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/mma/2015/1125/749178-cathal-pendred-calls-time-on-mma-career/ VIDEO: Sue Ronan wary of Spanish threat Republic of Ireland women's manager Sue Ronan has warned of the challenge that her side face against Spain in their European qualifier at Tallaght on Thursday, likening the visitors to Barcelona. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:02:23 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749198-video-sue-ronan-wary-of-spanish-threat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749198-video-sue-ronan-wary-of-spanish-threat/ Mark Williams edges through at UK Championship Two-time UK champion Mark Williams survived a tough examination from unknown Hamza Akbar before going through to the second round of this year's tournament in York. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 22:55:00 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/1125/749125-uk-championship-round-1-day-two/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/1125/749125-uk-championship-round-1-day-two/ Wednesday's Champions League highlights Highlights of Wednesday night's Champions League games, excluding Manchester United's 0-0 draw with PSV Eidenhoven and Manchester City's defeat at the hands of Juventus. (ROI clip only) Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:28:08 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749254-wednesday-highlights/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749254-wednesday-highlights/ Deila 'positive' about Celtic's American dream Boss Ronny Deila has thrown his weight behind the idea of Celtic playing in the United States. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:59:48 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749192-celtic-deila-us/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749192-celtic-deila-us/ Champions League round-up: Madrid bag top spot Real Madrid, who had already sealed a place in the last 16 of the Champions League, ensured top spot in Group A with a remarkable 4-3 win over Shakhtar Donetsk Wed, 25 Nov 2015 22:46:42 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749213-champions-league-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749213-champions-league-round-up/ Jack Grealish forced to train with Villa Under-21s England hopeful Jack Grealish has been sent to train with the Aston Villa U21s, after footage emerged of him drinking and partying at a nightclub just hours after his side were hammered 4-0 by Everton. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:38:49 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749156-jack-grealish-forced-to-train-with-villa-under-21s/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749156-jack-grealish-forced-to-train-with-villa-under-21s/ Thomas Barr named Irish Athlete of the Year World University Games 400m hurdles Champion Thomas Barr (Ferrybank) has been named Athlete of the Year at today's GloHealth National Athletics Awards. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:03:13 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1125/749114-thomas-barr-named-irish-athlete-of-the-year/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1125/749114-thomas-barr-named-irish-athlete-of-the-year/ Tuesday's Champions League highlights Highlights from all of Tuesday night's Champions League games, including wins for Arsenal and Chelsea. (ROI clip only) Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:34:37 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749253-tuesday-highlights/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749253-tuesday-highlights/ Towell turns down offers from Turkey and Poland Dundalk star Richie Towell insists he hasn't made any decision yet on which club he will join next but revealed he has turned offers from teams in Turkey and Poland and will likely join a Championship side. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:53:06 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749102-richie-towell-still-undecided-on-next-move/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749102-richie-towell-still-undecided-on-next-move/ United just not strong enough up front - Scholes Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes does not believe his old club have the quality up front to be a force in Europe this season. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:09:42 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749259-united-just-not-strong-enough-up-front-scholes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749259-united-just-not-strong-enough-up-front-scholes/ Facade comes through to win at Dundalk Facade had to work a bit harder than expected but eventually proved too strong in the Big Bad Bob Fillies Maiden at Dundalk. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 21:18:45 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1125/749239-facade-comes-through-to-win-at-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1125/749239-facade-comes-through-to-win-at-dundalk/ James Masters still dreaming big with Nemo Rangers In a world where GAA players are increasingly getting coached to speak pure vanilla, praise the Lord for James Masters, who still delivers raspberry ripple with sprinkles and chocolate on top. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:58:32 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749131-james-masters-still-hungry-for-nemo-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749131-james-masters-still-hungry-for-nemo-glory/ VIDEO: Irish bronze in -20C Antarctic marathon Over 50 competitors from 19 countries gathered at the weekend for the chilling sub-zero Antarctic Marathon, one of the most extreme races in the world. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:53:46 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1125/749097-video-irish-bronze-in-20c-antarctic-marathon/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1125/749097-video-irish-bronze-in-20c-antarctic-marathon/ Klopp: Sturridge must be more 'robust' for Reds Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp continues to play a patient game with Daniel Sturridge and insists the striker must prove he is more "robust" before he is fully thrown back into first-team action. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:33:25 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749157-klopp-sturridge-must-be-more-robust/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1125/749157-klopp-sturridge-must-be-more-robust/ Dublin & Galway face inquiry over Fenway brawl Galway and Dublin players may yet face punishment for the melée which tarnished their 'Hurling Classic' clash in Fenway Park last Sunday. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:16:26 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749071-cccc-to/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749071-cccc-to/ Blues hooker Matthew Rees banned for stamp on face Former Wales captain Matthew Rees has received a seven-week ban for stamping on Harlequins and England number eight Nick Easter. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:09:11 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1125/749146-matthew-rees/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1125/749146-matthew-rees/