RTÉ Sport soccer http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport soccer http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Sat, 4 Jul 2015 09:44:25 +0100 Sat, 4 Jul 2015 09:44:25 +0100 Sport News Trevor Croly departs Bray Wanderers post Bray Wanderers are on the lookout for yet another manager after Trevor Croly departed from the club. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 17:39:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712639-bray-wanderers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712639-bray-wanderers/ New Chelsea signing Falcao targets trophies Radamel Falcao is targeting his first silverware in England having joined reigning Premier League champions Chelsea on a season-long loan. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 09:44:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712591-radamel-falcao/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712591-radamel-falcao/ Guerrero helps Peru to third place at Copa Peru secured third place in the Copa America as striker Paolo Guerrero gave himself hope of retaining the Golden Boot. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 10:00:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712596-peru-paraguay/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712596-peru-paraguay/ Galatasaray sign Podolski from Arsenal Galatasaray have announced the signing of Lukas Podolski from Arsenal, with the Germany international signing an initial three-year deal. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 16:36:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712661-galatasaray/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712661-galatasaray/ Albiceleste eye up record-equalling Copa title Goalkeeper Sergio Romero wants to see Argentina go one better than they did at last year's World Cup by lifting the Copa America. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 11:16:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712601-copa-america-final-preview-argentina-chile/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712601-copa-america-final-preview-argentina-chile/ Limerick desperate for points Limerick manager Martin Russell knows his side are at a "critical" stage in their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division survival mission, and while victory this weekend would be a start he acknowledges they "have to go on a run" in the coming weeks. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:44:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712480-saturdays-airtricity-premier-division-team-news/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712480-saturdays-airtricity-premier-division-team-news/ Late deflected goal gives Dundalk derby win John Mountney's deflected 90th-minute free kick proved decisive as Dundalk snatched victory in an entertaining Louth derby in the SSE Airtricity League at United Park. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 22:37:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712553-late-deflected-goal-gives-dundalk-derby-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712553-late-deflected-goal-gives-dundalk-derby-win/ Chelsea agree loan deal for Falcao Chelsea have completed the loan signing of Radamel Falcao with Blues boss Jose Mourinho hoping to bring out the real form of the Colombian after his mediocre year at Manchester United. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 16:52:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712452-chelsea/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712452-chelsea/ UEFA lifts Man City transfer restrictions Manchester City have had their restrictions on transfer spending and Champions League squad size lifted after meeting their financial fair play target, UEFA has announced. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 13:00:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712433-manchester-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712433-manchester-city/ Sunderland sign Celtic full-back Adam Matthews Sunderland have completed the signing of Celtic right-back Adam Matthews for a fee of £2million. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 22:47:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712565-sunderland-sign-celtic-full-back-adam-matthews/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712565-sunderland-sign-celtic-full-back-adam-matthews/ Liverpool chief insists Reds can sign top players Liverpool chief executive Ian Ayre insists the club can still buy top players within the remit of their "smart and sustainable" transfer policy and a lack of Champions League football does not affect that. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 17:23:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712457-liverpool-chief-insists-reds-can-sign-top-players/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712457-liverpool-chief-insists-reds-can-sign-top-players/ Bohemians members back Dalymount redevelopment The redevelopment of Dalymount Park has moved a step closer after the members of Bohemians passed a vote to transfer ownership of the stadium to Dublin City Council. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 22:37:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712550-bohemians-members-vote-in-favour-of-stadium/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712550-bohemians-members-vote-in-favour-of-stadium/ Transfer news: Gerrard turned down European clubs Updates on all the latest major transfer news from England and beyond throughout the day Fri, 3 Jul 2015 17:37:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712340-transfer-news/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712340-transfer-news/ West Ham's Slaven Bilic denies lack of respect West Ham boss Slaven Bilic insists he has "big time" respect for FC Lusitans after he was criticised for sitting out the Europa League qualifying fixture on Thursday evening. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 09:57:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712341-west-ham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0703/712341-west-ham/ Swan on song as UCD claim famous victory Teenager Ryan Swan delighted his watching father Derek, who scored for Bohs against Minsk in 1996, by emulating him in scoring in Europe to earn UCD a remarkable Europa League victory. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 12:59:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712292-swan-on-song-as-ucd-claim-stunning-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712292-swan-on-song-as-ucd-claim-stunning-win/ Cork draw keeps European hopes alive Cork City will travel to Iceland next week with a place in the second qualifying round of the Europa League still up for grabs following a 1-1 draw with opponents KR Reykjavík at Turner's Cross. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 11:51:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712290-cork-held/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712290-cork-held/ Saints left to rue missed chances in Europa defeat St Patrick's Athletic claimed an away goal but were left to rue several missed opportunities as they went down 2-1 to Skonto Riga in their Europa League first-round qualifier first-leg encounter in Latvia. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 10:46:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712274-saints-left-to-count-the-cost/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712274-saints-left-to-count-the-cost/ Irish Abroad: June transfer round-up We're midway through the summer break and with players starting to report back for pre-season it's a good time to take a look at where Ireland's footballers will be playing next season. Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:52:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/news/2015/0701/712008-irish-abroad-summer-transfer-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/news/2015/0701/712008-irish-abroad-summer-transfer-round-up/ Hammers saunter to Europa qualifying win Diafra Sakho struck a brace in front of a watching Slaven Bilic as West Ham eased to a routine victory over Europa League first qualifying round opponents FC Lusitans. Thu, 2 Jul 2015 22:44:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712305-hammers-saunter-to-europa-qualifying-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712305-hammers-saunter-to-europa-qualifying-win/ Bray Wanderers deny reports Trevor Croly has quit Bray Wanderers have denied reports that manager Trevor Croly has resigned and insisted that all their players are fully paid up to date. Thu, 2 Jul 2015 17:27:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712260-bray-deny-trevor-croly-has-quit/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0702/712260-bray-deny-trevor-croly-has-quit/