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 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 18:34:07 +0100 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 18:34:07 +0100 Sport News Frank De Boer appointed Crystal Palace manager Former Holland international Frank De Boer has been formally confirmed as the new manager of Crystal Palace on a three-year contract. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:50:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0626/885642-frank-de-boer-has-been-appointed-crystal-palace-manager/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0626/885642-frank-de-boer-has-been-appointed-crystal-palace-manager/ Cork City announce signing of Sean McLoughlin New Cork City signing Sean McLoughlin is hoping to play his part in the Leesiders' march towards the Airtricity League title after putting pen to paper on an 18-month contract. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 18:34:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0626/885701-cork-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0626/885701-cork-city/ Gordon glad to have former foe Hayes on same side Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon has welcomed the addition of Republic of Ireland midfielder Jonny Hayes to the club's ranks. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:01:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0626/885610-gordon-glad-to-have-former-foe-hayes-on-same-side/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0626/885610-gordon-glad-to-have-former-foe-hayes-on-same-side/ Gerrard did nothing for England, says former team-mate Former Liverpool striker El-Hadji Diouf has reopened his long-running feud with former captain Steven Gerrard after claiming the midfielder "did nothing for his country". Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:29:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0626/885625-el-hadji-diouf/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0626/885625-el-hadji-diouf/ Germany & Chile complete last-four make-up Germany and Chile booked their spots in the last four of the Confederations Cup. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 19:11:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0625/885419-germany/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0625/885419-germany/ FIFA probing doping claims against Russian footballers Global soccer body FIFA is still investigating allegations that footballers were among the Russian athletes who were involved in or benefited from an elaborate state-sponsored doping scheme, it said on Sunday. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:58:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0625/885379-fifa-probing-doping-claims-against-russian-footballers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0625/885379-fifa-probing-doping-claims-against-russian-footballers/ Chelsea must keep Conte says Lampard Frank Lampard believes if Chelsea tie Antonio Conte down to a new contract it would be their signing of the summer. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 12:25:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0625/885347-chelsea-must-keep-conte-says-lampard/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0625/885347-chelsea-must-keep-conte-says-lampard/ Portugal ease into semis, Mexico dump out Russia Portugal and Mexico booked their spots in the last four of the Confederations Cup. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 21:13:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885287-portugal-ease-into-semis-mexico-dump-out-russia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885287-portugal-ease-into-semis-mexico-dump-out-russia/ Killian Brennan & Marc Griffin exit Drogs Killian Brennan and Marc Griffin have left Drogheda United. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:56:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885252-killian-brennan-marc-griffin-exit-drogs/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885252-killian-brennan-marc-griffin-exit-drogs/ St Pat's come from two down to rescue draw in Limerick St Patrick's Athletic were grateful to stalwarts Ian Bermingham and Conan Byrne as they came from behind to draw 2-2 with Limerick in the Market's Field Sat, 24 Jun 2017 23:37:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885280-st-pats-limerick/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885280-st-pats-limerick/ Mike Ashley sells Rangers shares to Hong Kong investor Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has sold his Rangers shares to Hong Kong-based investor Julian Wolhardt and supporters group Club 1872. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 14:20:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885226-mike-ashley-sells-rangers-shares-to-hong-kong-investor/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885226-mike-ashley-sells-rangers-shares-to-hong-kong-investor/ Four-star Hoops buoyed ahead of European clash Four second-half goals against Drogheda in Friday's league clash has given Shamrock Rovers coach Stephen Bradley real confidence ahead of next week's Europa League qualifier against Icelandic side Stjarnan. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:49:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885217-four-star-hoops-buoyed-ahead-of-european-clash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885217-four-star-hoops-buoyed-ahead-of-european-clash/ Caulfield delight with comeback win as Europe looms Cork City manager John Caulfield praised the resilience of his side in their 2-1 away win at Derry to cement their massive 18-point lead in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division as they now switch their attentions to Europe. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 06:17:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885169-john-caulfield/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885169-john-caulfield/ Rock-bottom Saints looking for Limerick boost St Patrick's Athletic have a chance to move off the bottom of the table as they take on Limerick this evening at the Markets Field (kick-off 6.30pm). Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:15:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885201-rock-bottom-saints-looking-for-limerick-boost/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0624/885201-rock-bottom-saints-looking-for-limerick-boost/ Ten-man Cork dig deep to beat Derry Ten-man Cork City showed why they are going to be champions as they produced a tremendous gritty display to see off Derry City 2-1 at Maginn Park. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:47:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885138-derry-city-cork-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885138-derry-city-cork-city/ Airtricity round-up: Rovers & Dundalk hit goal trail There were big wins for Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers, Bray remain third after leaving Galway with three points while Bohemians enjoyed a 2-0 success over Sligo Rovers. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:30:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885139-airtricity-round-up-bray/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885139-airtricity-round-up-bray/ Celtic decline allocation for Linfield encounter Celtic have announced they will not take up their ticket allocation for next month's possible Champions League qualifier with Linfield. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:11:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885100-celtic-decline-allocation-for-linfield-encounter/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885100-celtic-decline-allocation-for-linfield-encounter/ Saints appoint Pellegrino as new boss Mauricio Pellegrino has been appointed as the new Southampton manager on a three-year deal. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:07:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885091-saints-appoint-pellegrino/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885091-saints-appoint-pellegrino/ Nick Colgan considers legal action against Huddersfield Huddersfield goalkeeping coach Nick Colgan is considering legal action against the newly-promoted Premier League club after being sacked. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:05:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885008-nick-colgan-considers-legal-action-against/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/885008-nick-colgan-considers-legal-action-against/ Salah the perfect fit for Liverpool, says Klopp Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp believes new £34.3million signing Mohamed Salah has the "perfect mix of experience and potential". Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:40:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/884959-salah-the-perfect-fit-for-liverpool-says-klopp/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0623/884959-salah-the-perfect-fit-for-liverpool-says-klopp/