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 Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:15:20 +0000 Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:15:20 +0000 Sport News Liverpool blow three goal lead away to Sevilla A point in the final game will still see Liverpool through to the next phase but there may be a grim postmortem after they surrendered a three goal half-time lead in Seville Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:21:23 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921862-liverpool-blow-three-goal-lead-away-to-sevilla/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921862-liverpool-blow-three-goal-lead-away-to-sevilla/ Sterling strike earns top spot for City Raheem Sterling struck a late winner as Manchester City secured top spot in Champions League Group F with a 1-0 win over Feyenoord. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:15:20 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921861-sterling-strike-earns-top-spot-for-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921861-sterling-strike-earns-top-spot-for-city/ Lukaku fined for Beverly Hills noise complaints Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku has agreed to pay $450 for a July incident where police were called to the home where he was staying after the Belgian failed to heed repeated noise warnings. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:04:09 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921838-lukaku-fined-for-beverly-hills-noise-complaints/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921838-lukaku-fined-for-beverly-hills-noise-complaints/ Postecoglou quits as Australia coach ahead of World Cup Ange Postecoglou resigned as Australia coach, a week after leading the Socceroos to qualification for next year's World Cup finals in Russia. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:28:20 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921872-postecoglou-resigns-as-australia-coach/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921872-postecoglou-resigns-as-australia-coach/ Son shines brightly in Dortmund Son Heung-min proved the scourge of Borussia Dortmund again as his late winner ensured Tottenham will go through to the Champions League last 16 as group winners. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:50:57 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921867-son-shines-brightly-in-dortmund/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921867-son-shines-brightly-in-dortmund/ Robinson backs six-year contract for Michael O'Neill Michael O'Neill's former assistant Stephen Robinson has praised the Irish Football Association's bid to keep their manager. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:38:29 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921813-robinson-backs-six-year-contract-for-michael-oneill/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921813-robinson-backs-six-year-contract-for-michael-oneill/ Ronaldo and Benzema doubles help Real thrash APOEL Holders Real Madrid sealed a place in the Champions League last 16 with a thumping 6-0 victory at APOEL Nicosia Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:00:42 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921868-real-record-their-biggest-champions-league-away-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921868-real-record-their-biggest-champions-league-away-win/ Spartak's last-16 hopes dented as Maribor snatch draw Spartak Moscow conceded a stoppage-time goal to draw 1-1 at home with Slovenians Maribor in a scrappy Group E clash that dealt a body blow to the Russian side's chances of reaching the Champions League knockout stages. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:17:18 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921844-maribor-snatch-late-draw-against/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921844-maribor-snatch-late-draw-against/ Mark McNulty named Airtricity Player of the Month Cork City goalkeeper Mark McNulty has been named the SSE Airtricity/Soccer Writers' Association of Ireland Player of the Month for November. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:56:58 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921829-mark-mcnulty-wins-first/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921829-mark-mcnulty-wins-first/ Houghton: Green jersey what matters, not skin colour Former Republic of Ireland midfielder Ray Houghton has called the online abuse of Cyrus Christie shameful and said representing the country has never been about a player's race. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:43:55 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921684-houghton/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921684-houghton/ FIFA ban trio of former national presidents FIFA has dished out life bans to the former presidents of the Guam, Nicaraguan and Venezuelan football associations for corruption, its ethics committee has announced. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:51:54 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921772-fifa-ban-trio-of-former-national-presidents/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921772-fifa-ban-trio-of-former-national-presidents/ Everton's Niasse first player charged for diving Everton striker Oumar Niasse has been charged with simulation by the Football Association after he won a controversial penalty in Saturday's Premier League draw at Crystal Palace. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:40:00 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921720-evertons-niasse-first-player-to-be-charged-for-dive/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921720-evertons-niasse-first-player-to-be-charged-for-dive/ Mike Ashley holding out for improved Newcastle bid Newcastle owner Mike Ashley is awaiting a follow-up bid from PCP Capital Partners after rebuffing its initial offer for the club. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:17:45 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921729-mike-ashley-holding-out-for-improved-newcastle-bid/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921729-mike-ashley-holding-out-for-improved-newcastle-bid/ Bellamy expresses interest in Wales job Former Celtic and Liverpool striker Craig Bellamy has declared his interest in becoming the next Wales manager. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:18:08 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921634-bellamy-wales-interest/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921634-bellamy-wales-interest/ Crouch not sure how to feel about his new record Peter Crouch made a record 143rd Premier League appearance as a substitute when he came on for Stoke against Brighton on Monday night - and he's not sure how to feel. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:40:00 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921641-crouch-sub-record/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1121/921641-crouch-sub-record/ Cyrus Christie hits back against racist abuse Republic of Ireland international Cyrus Christie has spoken out against the recent online racist abuse he received, after the FAI reported the issue to authorities. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:18:03 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921552-fai-refer-racist-abuse-of/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921552-fai-refer-racist-abuse-of/ Dunphy: Stephen Kenny and Brian Kerr for Ireland job Eamon Dunphy makes a case for Stephen Kenny and Brian Kerr to take charge of both the Republic of Ireland and the underage system. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:58:54 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921567-dunphy-stephen-kenny-and-brian-kerr-should-take-over-i/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921567-dunphy-stephen-kenny-and-brian-kerr-should-take-over-i/ Sturridge told to focus on Liverpool Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes striker Daniel Sturridge needs to put aside any concerns he may have about his place in the side for the good of the club's season. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 23:07:39 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921598-sturridge-told-to-focus-on-liverpool/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921598-sturridge-told-to-focus-on-liverpool/ Resilient Brighton earn point against Stoke Jose Izquierdo snatched a point for Brighton as they twice came from behind to draw with Stoke. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:26:12 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921587-brighton-stoke-report/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921587-brighton-stoke-report/ £300million bid for Newcastle United PCP Capital Partners has submitted a bid of around £300million to take over Premier League club Newcastle United. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:53:37 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921574-l300-million-bid-for-newcastle-united/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/1120/921574-l300-million-bid-for-newcastle-united/