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 Sun, 28 May 2017 16:07:27 +0100 Sun, 28 May 2017 16:07:27 +0100 Sport News Randolph & McClean head to the States in 19-man panel Darren Randolph and James McClean will lend experience to a new-look Republic of Ireland, after Martin O'Neill named his 19-man panel for the New Jersey clash with Mexico next Thursday. Sun, 28 May 2017 16:31:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878501-randolph-mcclean-head-to-the-states-in-19-man-panel/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878501-randolph-mcclean-head-to-the-states-in-19-man-panel/ Crash delays O'Kane and Duffy arrival at Ireland camp Republic of Ireland players Shane Duffy and Eunan O'Kane were involved in minor road collision on their way to join up with the Ireland squad. Sun, 28 May 2017 16:07:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878514-okane-and-duffy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878514-okane-and-duffy/ Zlatan 'weighing up offers' for next season Zlatan Ibrahimovic's agent admits he does not know if the Swede will be back at Manchester United next season and says there have been plenty of offers for the prolific forward. Sun, 28 May 2017 11:26:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878467-zlatan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878467-zlatan/ Doubters fire Mertesacker to FA Cup flourish Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker lifted the FA Cup for the Gunners on Saturday before insisting any criticism aimed his way only makes him a better player. Sun, 28 May 2017 11:03:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878468-doubts-fire-mertesacker-to-fa-cup-flourish/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878468-doubts-fire-mertesacker-to-fa-cup-flourish/ Enrique 'open to any possibility' as he leaves on high Luis Enrique feels he is leaving Barcelona with his head held high after leading the club to another trophy. Barcelona won the Copa del Rey with a 3-1 win against Alaves in Enrique's final game in charge. Sun, 28 May 2017 15:21:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878443-enrique/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0528/878443-enrique/ Wenger becomes most successful boss in FA Cup history Arsenal ended a season of frustration and uncertainty with FA Cup glory, denying 10-man Chelsea the double as beleaguered Arsene Wenger became the most successful manager in the competition's history. Sat, 27 May 2017 20:55:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878309-arsenal-v-chelsea/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878309-arsenal-v-chelsea/ Celtic complete treble with late win over Aberdeen Substitute Tom Rogic's sensational injury-time winner gave Celtic a 2-1 William Hill Scottish Cup final success over Aberdeen and clinched a historic treble for the Hoops. Sat, 27 May 2017 17:23:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878310-celtic-v-aberdeen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878310-celtic-v-aberdeen/ Wenger's future to become clear after Tuesday meeting Arsene Wenger says his future as Arsenal manager will be 'very clear' following a board meeting on Tuesday, which comes on the back of Saturday's FA Cup final success. Sat, 27 May 2017 23:24:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878400-wengers-future/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878400-wengers-future/ Departures won't derail Cork's title push - Delaney Ryan Delaney believes Cork City can weather his potential summer departure, and that of Premier Division top scorer Sean Maguire, and go on to lift the League of Ireland crown. Sat, 27 May 2017 16:34:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878306-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878306-cork/ Watford name Marco Silva new head coach Marco Silva was not long out of work after leaving relegated Hull, with Watford confirming the Portuguese manager as their new boss Sat, 27 May 2017 14:21:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878318-watford-name-marco-silva-new-head-coach/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878318-watford-name-marco-silva-new-head-coach/ Buckley determined to turn Saints around St Patrick's Athletic manager Liam Buckley has challenged his players to "get us out of this trouble that we are in" after the Saints slumped ot the bottom of the SSE Airtricity Premier Division last night. Sat, 27 May 2017 10:43:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878298-buckley-determined-to-turn-saints-around/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0527/878298-buckley-determined-to-turn-saints-around/ League of Ireland round-up: Wins for Cork and Dundalk Cork City extended their unbeaten run to 16 games with a 4-1 victory over Shamrock Rovers while Dundalk left St Pat's rooted to the bottom of the table with a 2-0 win in Inchicore. Get all of Friday's match reports here. Fri, 26 May 2017 23:28:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878251-league-of-ireland-round-up-wins-for-cork-and-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878251-league-of-ireland-round-up-wins-for-cork-and-dundalk/ Classy Cork put four past 10-man Rovers Cork City extended their unbeaten run at start of the new SSE Airtricity League season to 16 games as defeated Shamrock Rovers at Turners Cross. Fri, 26 May 2017 23:29:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878244-cork-come-from-behind-to-extend-winning-run/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878244-cork-come-from-behind-to-extend-winning-run/ Fitzgerald stunner gives Bohemians all three points Bohemians moved within touching distance of the European places as Lorcan Fitzgerald scored a wonder goal and they beat Galway United at Eamonn Deacy Park. Fri, 26 May 2017 21:59:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878245-fitzgerald-stunner-gives-bohemians-all-three-points/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878245-fitzgerald-stunner-gives-bohemians-all-three-points/ Dundalk ease to victory over struggling Saints Michael Duffy's stunning free-kick set Dundalk on their way to a comfortable win against St Patrick's Athletic at Richmond Park. Fri, 26 May 2017 22:24:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878246-dundalk-ease-to-victory-over-struggling-saints/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878246-dundalk-ease-to-victory-over-struggling-saints/ Bernardo Silva joins Manchester City for £43million Manchester City have announced the signing of Monaco playmaker Bernardo Silva. City will pay £43million for the 22-year-old, who will officially move on July 1. Fri, 26 May 2017 19:18:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878181-bernardo-silva-at-manchester-city-for-a-medial/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878181-bernardo-silva-at-manchester-city-for-a-medial/ Harps hold on to see off Limerick in Ballybofey Finn Harps produced back-to-back victories for the first time this season courtesy of a 3-2 success over Limerick in Ballybofey. Fri, 26 May 2017 22:27:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878249-harps-hold-on-to-see-off-limerick-in-ballybofey/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878249-harps-hold-on-to-see-off-limerick-in-ballybofey/ Sligo battle from behind for a point in Bray Michael Leahy scored a brace as Sligo Rovers twice came from behind to earn a deserved point against Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds. Fri, 26 May 2017 22:19:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878248-sligo-battle-from-behind-for-a-point-in-bray/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878248-sligo-battle-from-behind-for-a-point-in-bray/ Stalemate at United Park as Drogheda hold Derry Draw specialists Derry City picked up their seventh in nine games and were a shade fortunate to do so as a spirited Drogheda side collected another vital point in their battle against relegation. Fri, 26 May 2017 22:29:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878247-stalemate-at-united-park-as-drogheda-hold-derry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878247-stalemate-at-united-park-as-drogheda-hold-derry/ Closed roof for Champions League final in Cardiff The roof of the Principality Stadium in Cardiff will be closed for the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Juventus for safety and security reasons, it has been announced. Fri, 26 May 2017 13:37:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878144-closed-roof-for-cardiff-champions-league-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0526/878144-closed-roof-for-cardiff-champions-league-final/