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 Fri, 9 Oct 2015 00:23:38 +0100 Fri, 9 Oct 2015 00:23:38 +0100 Sport News Shane Long the hero as Ireland beat Germany Shane Long sprung from the bench to crash home the winning goal as Ireland shocked world champions Germany with a 1-0 win in a breathless EURO 2016 qualifier at Aviva Stadium. Fri, 9 Oct 2015 00:37:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733409-shane-long-stuns/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733409-shane-long-stuns/ VIDEO: RTÉ panel reaction to win against Germany Liam Brady said he'd "just seen a miracle" after Ireland's incredible 1-0 victory over Germany. Fri, 9 Oct 2015 00:23:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733432-video/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733432-video/ Wes Hoolahan's thoughts turn to Poland Man-of-the-match Wes Hoolahan insists that there will be little time for celebrating Ireland's stunning 1-0 Euro 2016 qualification victory over Germany as thoughts immediately turn to Sunday's game with Poland. Fri, 9 Oct 2015 00:25:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/1008/733427-wes-hoolahans-thoughts-turn-to-poland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/1008/733427-wes-hoolahans-thoughts-turn-to-poland/ VIDEO: Shane Long's sublime winner Watch the Shane Long goal that gave the Republic of Ireland a sensational 1-0 win over Germany at the Aviva Stadium (ROI only). Thu, 8 Oct 2015 23:21:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733410-video-shane-long/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733410-video-shane-long/ VIDEO: Shane Long reflects on 'phenomenal' win Republic of Ireland striker Shane Long reflected on the the biggest goal of his career as Ireland shocked World Cup champions Germany at the Aviva Stadium. Fri, 9 Oct 2015 00:17:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733414-video-shane-long-on-phenomenal-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733414-video-shane-long-on-phenomenal-win/ Martin O'Neill hails triumphant Ireland Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill saluted his players after they battled their way to a famous victory over World Cup champions Germany. Fri, 9 Oct 2015 00:20:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733449-oneill-hails-triumphant-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733449-oneill-hails-triumphant-ireland/ Northern Ireland hold nerve to book spot at Euros Northern Ireland are heading to their first ever European Championship after captain Steven Davis and Josh Magennis kicked off celebrations 30 years in the making at Windsor Park, as they cruised to a 3-1 win over Greece. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 22:44:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733411-northern-ireland-hold-nerve-to-book-spot-at-euros/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733411-northern-ireland-hold-nerve-to-book-spot-at-euros/ EURO 2016 Round-up: Moutinho puts Portugal through Portugal made certain of their place in the finals as a Joao Moutinho goal was enough to see off Denmark 1-0 in Braga. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 23:12:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733423-euro-2016-roundup-portugal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733423-euro-2016-roundup-portugal/ Robert Lewandowski breaks Scottish hearts at death Scotland's dream of reaching the 2016 European Championship finals in France were ended by an injury-time leveller by Poland striker Robert Lewandowski as they played out a dramatic 2-2 draw at Hampden Park. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 22:42:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733413-robert-lewandowski-breaks-scottish-hearts-at-death/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733413-robert-lewandowski-breaks-scottish-hearts-at-death/ Cunningham 'not asked to quit' before board vote A Galway County Board source has told RTÉ Sport that Anthony Cunningham was never asked to consider his position by his players prior to being re-appointed as hurling manager last week. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 18:58:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1008/733340-cunningham-not-asked-to-quit-before-board-vote/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1008/733340-cunningham-not-asked-to-quit-before-board-vote/ Jurgen Klopp confirmed as new Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has agreed to become Liverpool's new manager and will sign what is believed to be a three-year contract when he flies into Merseyside this evening. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 19:25:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733326-jurgen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733326-jurgen/ Conlan, Irvine and O'Reilly into World quarters Michael Conlan (56kg), Brendan Irvine (49kg) and Michael O'Reilly (75kg) all made it through to the last eight of the World Championships after victories in Doha this evening. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 19:15:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1008/733370-aiba-world-championships/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1008/733370-aiba-world-championships/ Sepp Blatter & Michel Platini suspended by FIFA Sepp Blatter's tenure as FIFA president has ended in humiliation after he was relieved of his duties, while Michel Platini's hopes of succeeding him appear to be in tatters after the pair were provisionally banned for 90 days by FIFA's ethics committee. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 23:53:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733271-blatter-platini-suspended-from-football-for-90-d/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733271-blatter-platini-suspended-from-football-for-90-d/ Lowry and Harrington in mix at British Masters Ireland's Shane Lowry and Padraig Harrington are two shots off the lead after the opening round of the British Masters. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 18:45:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/1008/733382-lowry-and-harrington-make-start-at-british-masters/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/1008/733382-lowry-and-harrington-make-start-at-british-masters/ Depleted Ireland set to take on world champions The world champions are in town on what could be a decisive night in EURO 2016 qualifying for the Republic of Ireland. Ed Leahy previews the match at the Aviva Stadium. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 13:54:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733208-depleted-ireland-set-to-take-on-world-champions/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733208-depleted-ireland-set-to-take-on-world-champions/ Sunderland set to hold talks with Sam Allardyce Sunderland chairman Ellis Short hopes to hold formal discussions with Sam Allardyce over the next 48 hours as he attempts to identify Dick Advocaat's replacement. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 18:29:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733379-sunderland-hold-talks-with-sam-allardyce/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733379-sunderland-hold-talks-with-sam-allardyce/ Messi ordered to appear in court over tax case Lionel Messi and his father Jorge have been ordered to appear in court on charges of defrauding the Spanish tax authorities of more than €4m. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 15:35:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733318-messi-ordered-to-appear-in-court-over-tax/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733318-messi-ordered-to-appear-in-court-over-tax/ McCormack eager for Chicago marathon experience Fionnuala McCormack is looking forward to a new challenge at the Chicago Marathon this Sunday, 11 October as she targets qualification for the Olympic Games next summer. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 13:37:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1008/733300-fionnuala-mccormack/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1008/733300-fionnuala-mccormack/ Sunderland chairman wants talks with Allardyce Sunderland chairman Ellis Short hopes to hold formal discussions with Sam Allardyce over the next 48 hours as he attempts to identify Dick Advocaat's replacement. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 18:27:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733381-sunderland-chairman-wants-talks-with/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1008/733381-sunderland-chairman-wants-talks-with/ Fernando Alonso commits future to McLaren Fernando Alonso eased concern about his Formula One future on Thursday by saying he would definitely be racing for struggling McLaren next year and in 2017. Thu, 8 Oct 2015 16:46:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/1008/733356-fernando-alonso-commits-future-to-mclaren/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/1008/733356-fernando-alonso-commits-future-to-mclaren/