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The Nike case was launched in June, 2017 as part of Brussels’ crackdown on restrictions on retailers that prevent people buying from websites based in another member state, so-called geo-blocking, which is a breach of the EU’s competition rules.

Brussels fined Nike €12.5 million for unlawfully restricting cross-border sales of football shirts, scarves and other merchandise, raising prices and (...)

AIB tumbled 2.18 per cent to €3.772, while Bank of Ireland slid 2.42 per cent to €5.24. Photograph: PA

Shares slid on Friday as Brexit and poor economic data from the United States and Europe stoked fears of a slow down. DUBLIN Leading Irish shares we(...)

JD Sports raised its stake in Footasylum last month. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

JD Sports Fashion agreed to buy smaller rival Footasylum in a deal valued at up to £90.1 million (€105.2 million), nearly a month after the company ra(...)

A yellow vest protester hits a riot police officer with his leg on the Champs Élysées during the 18th consecutive national Saturday protest in Paris. Photograph:  Yoan Valat/EPA

The authority and competence of President Emmanuel Macron and his interior minister Christophe Castaner have been called into question after hooligans(...)

 Applegreen  CEO Bob Etchingham. The company is due to report results on Tuesday. Photograph:   Cyril Byrne

Monday Indicators: US housing market index (Mar). Tuesday Results: Applegreen, Mincon, FedEx. Indicators: Euro zone construction output (Jan), lab(...)

Traders   at  New York Stock Exchange.  Wall Street’s main indexes climbed on Friday as strong economic data from China fed into optimism around trade, but muted US economic data kept a lid on gains. Photograph: Reuters

European shares rose to five-month highs on Friday, starting March on a strong footing, as a fresh batch of corporate updates fuelled risk appetite ev(...)

FC Barcelona’s Lionel Messi  reserves the “first minutes” of each match for interpretation, says coach Ernesto Valverde, ignoring the ball and taking a reconnaissance walk around the opposition defence, fixing each man’s position in his head before trying to capitalise later in the game on perceived weaknesses.  Photograph: Rodrigo Jimenez?EPA

A little man in a baseball cap, sitting high in his luxury crossover SUV, drives into the players’ parking lot at FC Barcelona’s closed training groun(...)

US soccer player Olivia Moultrie during a training session with Bayern  Munich in 2018. Moultrie has signed a representation deal with Wasserman Media Group, a sports agency, and an endorsement deal with Nike, at 13. Photograph: Daniel Etter/The New York Times

Two years ago - in a move that delighted some in women’s sports and shocked others - Olivia Moultrie announced that she had accepted a scholarship off(...)

Serena Williams argues with umpire Carlos Ramos during her defeat to Naomi Osaka in the women’s singles finals at the US Open. Photograph: Jaime Lawson/Getty Images

Dramatic, nuts, delusional, unhinged, hysterical, irrational or crazy. According to a new TV ad starring tennis legend Serena Williams, these are all(...)

British Gas-owner Centrica dropped 11.7 per cent after warning that a national price cap on energy bills would hit its 2019 results. Photograph: Reuters

European shares fell slightly, while British blue-chip shares also declined after downbeat reports from energy supplier Centrica and defence company B(...)

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