RTÉ Sport paralymipcs http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport paralymipcs http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:04:01 +0100 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:04:01 +0100 Sport News Allardyce and England part company Sam Allardyce's tenure as England manager has come to an end after just 67 days after his contract was terminated by mutual consent with the Football Association. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:23:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819679-sam-allardyce-sacked-england/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819679-sam-allardyce-sacked-england/ Mulcahy helps five-star Cork keep pressure on A brace from an unlikely source helped Cork City get back to winning ways with a 5-3 rout of Galway United at Turner's Cross. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:04:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819694-cork-city-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819694-cork-city-galway/ Brennan backs Dubs Flynn and Brogan to perform Former Dublin footballer Ger Brennan has given under-fire Dublin forwards Paul Flynn and Bernard Brogan a vote of confidence ahead of Saturday's All-Ireland final replay at Croke Park. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:00:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819656-brennan-gives/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819656-brennan-gives/ McGinley has faith in form of Ryder Cup rookies Half of Europe's Ryder Cup team may be competing in the event for the first time, but former captain Paul McGinley believes rookies Danny Willett, Andy Sullivan, Chris Wood and Matt Fitzpatrick, Rafa Cabrera Bello and Thomas Pieters can overcome their inexperience. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:14:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0927/819703-mcginley-has-faith-in-form-of-ryder-cup-rookies/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0927/819703-mcginley-has-faith-in-form-of-ryder-cup-rookies/ Son shines for Tottenham in Moscow Son Heung-min scored his fifth goal in as many games to give Tottenham Hotspur a 1-0 win over a limited CSKA Moscow side in their Champions League Group E clash in Moscow. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:11:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819697-cska-spurs/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819697-cska-spurs/ Leicester record back-to-back European wins Leicester City forgot their domestic struggles to secure a second successive Champions League victory as Islam Slimani tormented familiar opposition by grabbing the only goal in a 1-0 win over Porto. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:21:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819698-leicester-porto/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819698-leicester-porto/ O'Connell to speak to Europe's Ryder Cup team Captain Darren Clarke believes Paul O'Connell will be "seriously inspirational" when he addresses Europe's Ryder Cup team on Tuesday evening. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:03:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0927/819693-oconnell-to-speak-to-ryder-cup-team/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0927/819693-oconnell-to-speak-to-ryder-cup-team/ Shamrock Rovers fight back to earn point in Derry Shamrock Rovers showed tremendous fighting spirit to come from behind secure a share of the spoils at Derry City. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:38:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819695-derry-city-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819695-derry-city-rovers/ McGregor to challenge Alvarez in November Conor McGregor has been announced as the main event for UFC 205 in New York where he will fight Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight title. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:40:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/mma/2016/0927/819484-mcgregor-to-challenge-alvarez-in-november/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/mma/2016/0927/819484-mcgregor-to-challenge-alvarez-in-november/ Analysis: What's to learn from the drawn game RTÉ Sport has pored over the videos of the drawn All-Ireland football final between Dublin and Mayo and we've mined some nuggets which both teams will be working on to try to gain an edge in Saturday's replay. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:28:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819577-dublin-mayo-video-analysis/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819577-dublin-mayo-video-analysis/ Champions League: Dortmund and Madrid share spoils A round-up of all the other action from the Champions League Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:39:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819699-champions-league-wrap/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819699-champions-league-wrap/ All square between Pat's and Sligo St Patrick's Athletic and Sligo Rovers played out their second draw of the season as both sides produced a scoreless but enthralling stalemate at Richmond Park. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:04:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819696-pats-sligo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819696-pats-sligo/ Ireland suffer nine-wicket defeat to Australia Ireland's brief one-day international tour of South Africa ended with a second heavy defeat as they went down to Australia by nine wickets in Benoni. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:11:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2016/0927/819647-ireland-australia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2016/0927/819647-ireland-australia/ The Rochford Files: Mayo's impressive leader It seems anyone that comes into contact with Stephen Rochford walks away impressed, writes Peter Sweeney. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:25:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819438-the-rochford-files/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819438-the-rochford-files/ Derby suspend manager Nigel Pearson Derby have suspended manager Nigel Pearson. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:20:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819648-derby-pearson/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819648-derby-pearson/ Almanzor amongst 19 in Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Impressive Irish Champion Stakes winner Almanzor is apparently still being aimed at Ascot's Qipco Champion Stakes despite appearing among 19 confirmations for Sunday's Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Chantilly. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:27:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0927/819594-prix-de-larc-de-triomphe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0927/819594-prix-de-larc-de-triomphe/ Froome says TUE drug system needs reform Three-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome has described the rules allowing athletes to take drugs that would normally be banned under sport's anti-doping rules as "open to abuse" and in need of urgent reform. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:23:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2016/0927/819566-froome-says-tue-drug-system-needs-reform/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2016/0927/819566-froome-says-tue-drug-system-needs-reform/ Coquelin injury short-term, says Wenger Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has allayed fears that Francis Coquelin could face a lengthy spell on the sidelines, describing the midfielder's knee injury as "short-term". Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:06:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819613-coquelin-injury-short-term-says-wenger/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819613-coquelin-injury-short-term-says-wenger/ NI Open trophy named after Alex Higgins The trophy for the new Northern Ireland Open snooker event will be named after Alex Higgins in tribute to the two-time world champion. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:27:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2016/0927/819634-norther-ireland-open-trophy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2016/0927/819634-norther-ireland-open-trophy/ Pressure on Cork City to keep in title race Cork City face a must-win encounter against Galway United at Turner's Cross as they look to keep on the heels of Dundalk at the top of the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:13:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819545-pressure-on-cork-city-to-keep-in-title-race/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0927/819545-pressure-on-cork-city-to-keep-in-title-race/