David de Gea has been backed to remain professional as he continues his Manchester United career and has been included in Louis van Gaal’s Champions League squad. Jon Buckle/PA Wire

(...). Should De Gea play in the group stage, he would be cup-tied should Madrid revive their interest in the(...)

 Jason Day of Australia celebrates on the 18th green after his six-stroke victory at The Barclays at Plainfield Country Club  in Edison, New Jersey. Photo:  Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Sunday evening in the final round of the first of the Fed Ex Cup Playoff tournaments. Potential bogeys(...)

Roy Keane speaks to the media following Ireland training in Abbotstown yesterday. Photo: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
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  • September 3, 2015, 08:17

(...) qualification for the European Ryder Cup team. Sky Sports 4, 1pm. Cricket: England take on Australia in the(...)

French international Dmitri Payet joined West Ham for €14.5 million from Marseille. Photograph: Getty

(...) international midfielder Dimitri Payet from Marseille, a club who lifted the European Cup 22 years ago, to West(...)

Garth McGimpsey (above) and Arthur Pierse led the Irish charge with scores of three under par 69. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Getty Images

European Seniors Team Championship in Bulgaria after a stunning opening day. They go into the second and(...)

 Rory McIlroy   returns to action at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday. Photograph:  Kevin C Cox/Getty Images

(...) – and he knows that a strong performance in the remaining three FedEx Cup playoff tournaments could yet(...)

Uefa insist they have “strengthened” the FFP regulations but such a claim is hard to square with the fact Manchester City’s net spend this transfer window is €165 million (€227 million). Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

(...) to reform the economy of the European game according to the principles of Financial Fair Play. “It(...)

(...)am Sky Sports 3, 4pm-4am New York US Open SOCCER Sky Sports 1 from 4.55pm European Qualifiers(...)

Irish rider Michael Kelly in action during the Nations Cup at the International Official Show Jumping at Las Mestas racecourse in Gijon, Asturias, northern Spain. Photo: Alberto Morante/PA

Ireland staged an impressive recovery at the five-star Nations’ Cup in Gijon, Spain on Saturday to(...)

Van Morrison from the cover shoot for his album Moondance. Photograph: Elliott Landy/Rhino

(...) courteous, engaged, oddly straightforward. All he asks for is a cup of coffee and that we sit at the window(...)