Tottenham star Dele Alli must impress against Italy or risk missing out on World...

HE’S the best 21-year-old footballer on the planet, according to his club boss Mauricio Pochettino. But whether Dele Alli makes England’s starting XI at the World Cup could be a very different matter. MICHAEL KOOREN Dele Alli has a lot...

Six countries are considering state boycotts of the World Cup

Six countries will either not send officials to the World Cup or are considering state boycotts of the tournament in response to the nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal in Salisbury.Britain announced in mid-March that...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic lays his World Cup comeback conditions on the line

DON'T RUSS ZLAT Swedish kingpin will only return for international duty in Russia this summer if he 'feels well' ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC has told Sweden he will only come out of international retirement and play in the World Cup if he...

Wednesday Local GAA Fixtures & Results

The Hogan Cup Semi Final takes place today. PS Corcha Dhuibhne will face St Ronan’s of Lurgan with a 2 o’clock starting time...

England star Jamie Vardy has high hopes for the World Cup, but he might...

JAMIE VARDY is likely to start England's crucial friendly against Italy this week, and with high hopes for a starting spot in Russia he will probably want to touch the ball this time. The Leicester City striker, who replaced...

Switzerland 6-0 Panama: Slick Swiss too much for World Cup debutants

Switzerland (4-2-3-1): Burki; Lang (Lichtsteiner 69), Djourou, Elvedi, Moubandje; Fernandes (Frei 58), Xhaka (Schar 69); Embolo (Freuler 45), Dzemaili (Drmic 45), Zuber; Gavranovic (Seferovic 58)Subs not used: Akanji, Sommer, RodríguezGoals: Dzemaili 22; Xhaka 31 (pen); Embolo 33; Zuber...

England boss Gareth Southgate meets with four key players to discuss captain crisis

GARETH SOUTHGATE met with FOUR senior players to share captaincy responsibilities. The England boss, who does not have a permanent skipper, spoke to Jordan Henderson, Eric Dier, Kyle Walker and Joe Hart. AFP or licensors Southgate was an unlikely choice...

Wednesday Local Badminton Fixtures / Results

CPC.IE Div 2, Moyvane 5 Castleisland 2. CPC.IE Mixed League Div 2, Castleisland v Listowel at 8.30pm. Div 3, Castleisland v Moyvane at 8.45pm. Source link

Wednesday Local Basketball Fixtures/Results

Senior Mens Division 2: Tralee Tigers 70, Gneeveguilla 46. Lee Strand U16 Division 1 Girls: St Pauls 61, TK Bobcats 28, Cahersiveen 45, Tralee Imperials 36. Senior Mens Division 1: KCYMS v St Marys , at Killorglin Sports Complex, 8:20...

Lunchtime Sports Update

GAA The Hogan Cup Semi Final takes place today. PS Corcha Dhuibhne will face St Ronan’s of Lurgan with a 2 o’clock starting time...