Michael Lang

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France v Australia: Josh Risdon challenges Antoine Griezmann. Photograph: Saeed Khan/AFP/Getty Images

Here are five times Video Assistant Referee (VAR) made an impact at the World Cup: France 2-1 Australia June 16th, Group C France’s first game again(...)

Emil Forsberg of Sweden scores his team’s first goal past goalkeeper Yann Sommer of Switzerland during the World Cup  Round of 16 match  at Saint Petersburg Stadium. Photograph:  Francois Nel/Getty Images

Sweden 1 Switzerland 0 Anyone wondering ahead of kick-off how these two had avoided each other in all eight of the previous tournaments that they ha(...)

Switzerland coach Vladimir Petkovic gestures during a training session at the Saint Petersburg Stadium  on the eve of the  World Cup round of 16 match against Sweden. Photograph: Christophe Simon/AFP/Getty Images

World Cup Round of 16: Sweden v Switzerland, Saint Petersburg Stadium, 3.0pm (Live RTÉ2/BBC1) While there is excitement in England over their way the(...)

FC Basel’s  Mohamed Elyounoussi scores their first goal during the Champions League round of 16  second leg against Manchester City  at Etihad Stadium. Photograph:  Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

Manchester City 1 Basel 2 (Man City win 5-2 on agg ) Manchester City are Champions League quarter-finalists for only a second time following a curiou(...)

Corentin Tolisso scored twice as Bayern Munich beat PSG 3-1. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/AFP

Bayern Munich 3 PSG 1 Bayern Munich ruined Paris St Germain’s perfect Champions League record this season with a 3-1 victory at the Allianz Arena on (...)

 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho gives instructions to his players at the St Jakob-Park stadium in Basel on Wednesday night. Photograph: PA

Manchester United have to wait to secure their place in the Champions League knockout stages after Basel capitalised on a stark second-half drop off b(...)

Basel’s Michael Lang scores the winner in their Champions League clash with Manchester United. Photo: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

Basel 1 Manchester United 0 Disaster struck for Manchester United with less than a minute of normal time left when Michael Lang prodded home to claim(...)

Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani reacts after scoring in the  Champions League  match against  Bayern Munich  at the Parc des Princes. Photograph: Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images

Paris St Germain tore apart Bayern Munich to win 3-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday as the French club’s expensively-assembled attack made anoth(...)

Lucas Pérez’s hat-trick helped Arsenal to a 4-1 win over FC Basel. Photograph: Afp/Patrick Hertzog

This was one of those rare, if precious, occasions when everything came together beautifully. Arsenal would have expected to dazzle out on the turf, w(...)

William Malcolm, senior privacy Counsel at Google, at the conference in NUI Maynooth on Wednesday. Photograph: Alan Betson

Google has said offering transparency about legal and policy-related access requests for its users’ data “is something we are really committed to” a(...)