Terenure’s Stephen O’Neill scores a try despite the efforts of James McInerney of Garryowen. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

(...) 13 Lansdowne 8 Galwegians claimed the scalp of defending champions Lansdowne with a stunning 41(...)

Chelsea’s Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho walks down the tunnel at the final whistle in the English Premier League football match against Southampton at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: AFP

(...) to Southampton at Stamford Bridge. The league champions have endured a miserable run in the Barclays(...)

Cyrus Christie, Wes Hoolahan, Stephen Ward and Harry Arter go through their paces at Republic of Ireland training. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

English second tier himself. In just the two Champions League ties between English and German sides this(...)

Mayo joint-managers Noel Connelly and Pat Holmes  stepped down on Friday night after a meeting of the Mayo county board executive. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

(...) has happened since that early August weekend? In short, Mayo are not the All-Ireland champions(...)

Borussia Dortmund’s Marco Reus (right) has returned to the Germany squad following injury. Photograph: Getty Images.

(...) their clubs in both the league and in Europe, they are in a good rhythm. It’s a great time to go into(...)

Michael Carrick is set to be available for Manchester United’s trip to Arsenal on Sunday. Photograph: Getty

(...) travelled to Porto for Tuesday night’s Champions League loss. Oscar also stayed behind after not being(...)

José Mourinho has admitted Chelsea’s current poor spell has been the most difficult of his career. Photograph: Reuters

(...) team still digesting their midweek Champions League loss at Porto. There have been inquests at the team(...)

Arsene Wenger has hit out at ‘borin’ journalists over David Ospina questions. Photograph: Reuters

(...) have continued to focus on David Ospina’s calamitous own goal against Olympiakos in the Champions(...)

Kilkenny’s TJ Reid has been nominated for Hurler of the Year. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
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  • October 2, 2015, 08:35

(...), ‘Champions League’-type proposals for changes to the current intercounty football structures. Rugby : World(...)

 Kilkenny’s TJ Reid is favourite for the Hurler of the Year award after an exceptional season with club and county. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

(...), sponsored by Opel. Both All-Ireland finalists have 12 nominations each, followed closely by league winners(...)