Sander Puri’s strike gave Waterford all three points against Sligo Rovers. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Waterford 1 Sligo Rovers 0 Sander Puri’s fourth goal of the season moved Waterford into third spot in the Premier Division on goal difference. Victo(...)

Goalkeeper Brendan Clarke was on target from the penalty spot against Sligo. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 1 (Keegan 30) St Patrick’s Athletic 2 (Drennan 40, B Clarke pen 58) Goalkeeper Brendan Clarke scored the winner from the penalty spot as(...)

Cork City’s Kieran Sadlier and Barry McNamee leave the pitch after their 2-1 defeat to Sligo Rovers. Photo: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Cork City 1 Sligo Rovers 2 Sub Raffaele Cretaro inflicted Cork City’s first home league defeat in just over a year as Sligo Rovers came from behind a(...)

Dundalk’s Robbie Benson celebrates scoring his side’s second goal in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 1 Dundalk 3 Despite momentarily allowing basement side Bray Wanderers back into the game, Dundalk’s class told as they reclaimed top s(...)

Derry City’s Rory Hale celebrates scoring against Sligo Rovers. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 0 Derry City 1 Record winners Derry City are through to another EA Sports Cup final after captain Gerard Doherty inspired them to victor(...)

Stanley Aborah opened the scoring for Waterford after just four minutes. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 2 Waterford 3 All five goals came in the first half as Waterford earned a vital three points at the Showgrounds on Saturday night. Stan(...)

Ronan Finn had a number of chances for Shamrock Rovers. Photograph: Inpho

Sligo Rovers 0 Shamrock Rovers 0 Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers shared the spoils at The Showgrounds in a scoreless yet entertaining contest. The r(...)

Thomas Byrne celebrates his late penalty for St Pat’s against Sligo Rovers. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 2 Sligo Rovers 0 Second-half strikes from Dean Clarke and Thomas Byrne, with a late penalty, brought St Patrick’s Athletic a th(...)

Ruben Loftus-Cheek of Chelsea with manager Jose Mourinho at a press conference before the Sporting Lisbon game. 
orting Clube de Portugal at Cobham Training Centre on December 9, 2014 in London, United Kingdom
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Chelsea prepared for the final Champions League group game against Sporting Lisbon without John Terry, Willian and Eden Hazard, but with Jose Mourinho(...)