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 Thu, 24 May 2018 23:24:23 +0100 Thu, 24 May 2018 23:24:23 +0100 Sport News 'I'd like another go' - Keane still has club ambitions Roy Keane is still determined to return to club management one day despite admitting football is a "mad industry". Thu, 24 May 2018 23:45:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965857-id-like-another-go-keane-still-has-club-ambitions/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965857-id-like-another-go-keane-still-has-club-ambitions/ Walters admits he may have to leave Burnley Jonathan Walters has admitted he could leave Burnley this summer in the search for regular football. Thu, 24 May 2018 23:24:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965850-walters-admits-he-may-have-to-leave-burnley/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965850-walters-admits-he-may-have-to-leave-burnley/ Maguire ruled out, Burke & Supple in panel for France Sean Maguire has been ruled out of the Republic of Ireland's upcoming friendlies with France and the USA, but Shamrock Rovers man Graham Burke is in line to win a first full international cap after making Martin O'Neill's reduced panel. Thu, 24 May 2018 18:57:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965793-maguire-ruled-out-burke-supple-in-panel-for-france/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965793-maguire-ruled-out-burke-supple-in-panel-for-france/ A thousand Liverpool fans have Kiev flights cancelled Liverpool are working with fans and tour operators in search of a resolution after around 1,000 supporters had their flights to this weekend's Champions League final cancelled. Thu, 24 May 2018 21:41:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965819-a-thousand-liverpool-fans-have-kiev-flights-cancelled/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965819-a-thousand-liverpool-fans-have-kiev-flights-cancelled/ Lyon find extra gear to win Women's Champions League Lyon lifted the Women's Champions League trophy for a third straight season by beating Wolfsburg 4-1 after extra-time in the final in Kiev. Thu, 24 May 2018 23:26:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965854-lyon-find-extra-gear-to-win-womens-champions-league/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965854-lyon-find-extra-gear-to-win-womens-champions-league/ Rangers slash ticket allocation, Celtic respond in kind Rangers have announced plans to slash Celtic's ticket allocation for visits to Ibrox from next season. Thu, 24 May 2018 18:36:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965831-rangers-slash-ticket-allocation-celtic-respond-in-kind/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965831-rangers-slash-ticket-allocation-celtic-respond-in-kind/ Aviva Stadium dates confirmed for Euro 2020 The Aviva Stadium will host four Euro 2020 games in the space of a June fortnight. Thu, 24 May 2018 15:15:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965773-aviva-stadium-dates-confirmed-for-euro-2020/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965773-aviva-stadium-dates-confirmed-for-euro-2020/ Pochettino 'honoured' to pen new five-year Spurs deal Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has signed a new five-year contract. Thu, 24 May 2018 16:39:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965713-pochettino-honoured-to-pen-new-five-year-spurs-deal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965713-pochettino-honoured-to-pen-new-five-year-spurs-deal/ World Cup 2018: Why you should follow Peru With their talisman Paolo Guerrero suspended, can Peru turn that setback in their favour as they make a long overdue return to the finals. Thu, 24 May 2018 15:47:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0516/963951-world-cup-2018-why-you-should-follow-peru/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0516/963951-world-cup-2018-why-you-should-follow-peru/ Rush: Salah best in the world this season Liverpool legend Ian Rush says the club's Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah has outperformed even Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi this campaign. Thu, 24 May 2018 12:07:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965721-rush-salah-best-in-the-world-this-season/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965721-rush-salah-best-in-the-world-this-season/ Istanbul to host 2020 Champions League final Istanbul will host the 2020 Champions League final. Thu, 24 May 2018 14:20:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965761-istanbul-to-host-2020-champions-league-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965761-istanbul-to-host-2020-champions-league-final/ Villa willing to let Terry skip Chelsea games Aston Villa are willing to allow John Terry to opt out of playing any games against Chelsea should they win promotion to the Premier League. Thu, 24 May 2018 11:48:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965714-villa-willing-to-let-terry-skip-chelsea-games/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965714-villa-willing-to-let-terry-skip-chelsea-games/ Emery targets Premier League title with Arsenal Unai Emery wasted no time in targeting Premier League success following his appointment as Arsenal's new head coach. Thu, 24 May 2018 06:52:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965647-emery-targets-premier-league-title-with-arsenal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965647-emery-targets-premier-league-title-with-arsenal/ Russian staff not employed in World Cup drug testing Russians will not be involved in drug testing procedures at the World Cup as FIFA looks to reassure teams that samples cannot be tampered with, the governing body's medical committee chairman Michel D'Hooghe has told the Times newspaper. Thu, 24 May 2018 10:06:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965667-russians-to-take-no-part-in-world-cup-drug-testing/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965667-russians-to-take-no-part-in-world-cup-drug-testing/ Iniesta begins new chapter at J.League's Kobe Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta kicked off a new chapter to his career when he signed for Japanese side Vissel Kobe, swapping La Liga for the J.League after 16 stellar years at Spanish champions Barcelona. Thu, 24 May 2018 10:57:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965697-iniesta-begins-new-chapter-at-j-leagues-kobe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965697-iniesta-begins-new-chapter-at-j-leagues-kobe/ Yaya Toure wants to play alongside Paul Pogba Yaya Toure would love to be a mentor alongside Paul Pogba but believes Manchester City fans would not accept him joining Manchester United. Thu, 24 May 2018 07:31:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965658-yaya-toure-wants-to-play-alongside-paul-pogba/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0524/965658-yaya-toure-wants-to-play-alongside-paul-pogba/ Klopp speech led to Champions League finale - Henderson Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson believes the seeds of their Champions League final appearance against Real Madrid were sown two years ago thanks to a rousing speech by Jurgen Klopp. Wed, 23 May 2018 23:16:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0523/965623-klopp-speech-led-to-champions-league-finale-henderson/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0523/965623-klopp-speech-led-to-champions-league-finale-henderson/ World Cup 2018: Why you should follow England 52 years of hurt and counting for England. Can they finally come good at a major tournament? Wed, 23 May 2018 12:18:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0522/965315-world-cup-2018-why-you-should-follow-england/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0522/965315-world-cup-2018-why-you-should-follow-england/ Rooney inching closer to Major League Soccer switch Wayne Rooney will travel to the United States to meet officials at DC United this week, his spokesperson has confirmed. Wed, 23 May 2018 14:41:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0523/965521-rooney-inching-closer-to-major-league-soccer-switch/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0523/965521-rooney-inching-closer-to-major-league-soccer-switch/ Unai Emery excited by new era at Arsenal Spaniard Unai Emery said he was excited to start a "new chapter" for Arsenal after becoming the Premier League club's first new manager for 22 years. Wed, 23 May 2018 11:32:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0523/965448-unai-emery-takes-over-at-arsenal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0523/965448-unai-emery-takes-over-at-arsenal/