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Champions League - Ronaldo seals another Champions League comeback as stirring second half at Old Trafford stuns Atalanta - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's comeback kings did it again as Cristiano Ronaldo secured Manchester United a thrilling 3-2 victory in a breathless Champions League clash with Atalanta.

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Autumn Internationals - Premium - Brendan Fanning - Opinion - Andy Farrell is already running out of road to test players under the right conditions

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Champions League -- Injuries to Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner take shine off easy Chelsea win over Malmo

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Rugby -- Greg McWilliams to become Ireland Women's head coach with Adam Griggs departing role after November internationals

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Other Soccer -- Championship round-up: Fulham defeat Cardiff to go second in table and intensify pressure on Mick McCarthy

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Vera Pauw says beating Sweden in opening qualifier would be 'one of the biggest achievements' ever in Irish sport

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Ireland squander dream start to fall to crushing T20 World Cup defeat against Sri Lanka

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Hurling - latest - Shock as Henry Shefflin gets nod ahead of Davy Fitzgerald for 'unique opportunity' with Galway hurlers - HENRY SHEFFLIN is braced for the "unique opportunity" ahead after his shock appointment as Galway senior hurling manager, having pipped red-hot favourite Davy Fitzgerald to the post in sensational fashion.

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Autumn Internationals -- Simon Zebo makes long-awaited return as Ireland squad for autumn internationals named

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Gaelic Football -- 'Proposal B' gets seal of approval from GAA's top brass Larry McCarthy and Tom Ryan

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Rugby -- IRFU chief Philip Browne apologises for Donnybrook fiasco as union provides report updates

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Premier League -- 'It has been very, very tough... people saying I was useless, a fat waste of space, a stupid, tactically inept cabbage head'

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'I will bring that title back to Ireland' – Jason Quigley happy to step in with 'big guns' avoiding Andrade test

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Who are the contenders to replace Steve Bruce at Newcastle?

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Other Soccer -- Patson Daka grabs all four as Leicester come out on top after seven-goal thriller in Moscow

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Hockey -- 'We have learned a lot over the last year' – Euros Covid chaos give Jamie Carr and Ireland lessons for World Cup bid

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Champions League - Back-to-back games against expertly-coached Atalanta will do Solskjaer no favours

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Gaelic Football -- Martin Breheny -- Vote no to flawed football plan and buy a new drawing board

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International Rugby -- Cian Tracey -- Development players can help future-proof Ireland squad as Farrell faces tight calls

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Gaelic Football -- Colm Keys -- The ten key questions that frame the great debate as GAA's Special Congress weighs up seismic change

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Soccer -- 'I said to John Delaney, 'if you do that again, I'm going to lay you out'

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Barney Curley - The ultimate gambler who beat the odds all his life

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Remembering a legend - five years later, Anthony Foley's memory still lives on at Thomond Park

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'Don't wait to hit rock bottom before reaching out' – how Limerick legend Ciarán Carey beat his demons

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Munster and Ireland star Keith Earls: 'I wanted to walk away from rugby, to make the pain stop'

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The Left Wing - The Left Wing: Munster's injury misery, the state of Ulster rugby and the problem with a Club World Cup - On this week's episode of The Left Wing, Will Slattery and Luke Fitzgerald are joined by Jonathan Bradley of The Belfast Telegraph to discuss all the latest rugby news.

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International Soccer - Why nine is much more than just a number for reinvigorated Leanne Kiernan - Quite the feat to be on cloud nine and yet still have your feet on the ground.

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Hockey -- Erin Getty ready for 'baptism of fire' at World Cup qualifiers after first Ireland call-up in four years -- Erin Getty is looking to grab her opportunity with both hands at this week's World Cup qualifiers following her return to the Irish senior women's panel nearly four years on from her last cap.

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Soccer -- 'I think they have shocked the world' - Katie McCabe on sex abuse allegations in US women's soccer -- Megan Connolly carries the following words on a tattoo on her right arm. "Everything happens for a reason."

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Women's Sport -- Emma Slevin becomes first Irish gymnast to qualify for All Around finals in World Championships -- Ireland's Emma Slevin made history again by becoming the first Irish gymnast to qualify for the coveted All Around finals of the World Gymnastics Championships in Kitakyushu, Japan. Slevin placed 21st with a score of 50.165. The top 24 gymnasts in the world progress through to the AA final which will take place on Thursday at 6.30am Irish time.

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Women's Sport -- The Cora Staunton interview: 'From a personal view, I know my time in the game . . . well, I don't have much left' -- Cora Staunton was still in Australia on August 26 when it was announced that the start of the next women's AFL season was being moved back a month, from December to January.

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International Soccer - 'I'm absolutely confident in this squad' – Katie McCabe aiming for another Swede success on Thursday - Irish captain Katie McCabe is hoping that the 3-2 win against Australia last month can help her side achieve lift-off when their World Cup qualification campaign kicks off against the second-best side in the world, Sweden, in Thursday's sold-out Tallaght encounter.

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Hurling -- 'There is no point changing that' - Cian Lynch claims tradition of provinces so important

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Gaelic Football -- 'It's very frustrating' - Galway's Shane Walsh insists cynicism in football is still paying off

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GAA -- 'We all know it's not right and we need to fix it' - Former Dublin and Leitrim star Declan Darcy throws weight behind Proposal B

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Gaelic Football -- Monaghan's Hughes breaks from GPA over championship revamp

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Champions League -- Cole Palmer on target as Manchester City crush Club Brugge

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League of Ireland -- Ticket row erupts as Bohemians confirm they will not provide allocation to Shamrock Rovers fans in Dalymount Park

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International Soccer -- FAI's €1.2million boost as 50,000 tickets set to go on sale for World Cup qualifier against Portugal

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Champions League -- Liverpool see off Atletico thanks to another Mo Salah record in dramatic Champions league encounter

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Munster Rugby -- Van Graan hopes to keep De Allende at Munster

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United Rugby Championship -- 'It's not witch-hunting, it's just trying to get clarity' – Connacht's Andy Friend still waiting for explanation over Munster's 'offside' try

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Rugby -- Damian de Allende returns to Munster training before Springbok duty calls

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Rugby -- 'It will change a lot of people's lives' – Johann van Graan hails Keith Earls for speaking up about his mental health

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Other Sports -- Paul Kimmage -- In search of Michelle Smith, Part One - The girl from Barcelona

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Swimming -- Paul Kimmage -- In search of Michelle Smith, Part Two - Ireland's golden wonder... and the questions that followed

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Other Sports -- Paul Kimmage -- In search of Michelle Smith, Part Three - The game was over but she was still sticking her chin out

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Top 50 Holes in Irish Golf -- The Top 50 Holes in Irish Golf - top ten: Portmarnock, Ballybunion or Royal County Down - which is the best?

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