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 2019-12-08 22:57 

Irish Independent

Who is I'm A Celebrity...runner up Andy Whyment?...

Best known for playing Kirk Sutherland in the ITV soap Coronation Street, Andy Whyment won legions fans on I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here for his fun-loving approach to life in the...

 2019-12-08 22:50 

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I'm A Celebrity....Get Me Out Of Here crowns 2019 winner...

Jacqueline Jossa has won I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here after defeating Andy Whyment....

 2019-12-08 22:47 

Irish Independent

Benson and Star Trek actor Rene Auberjonois has died aged 79...

Rene Auberjonois, a prolific actor best known for his roles on the television shows Benson and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, has died aged 79....

 2019-12-08 22:30 

Irish Independent

I never had any doubts over Keita's quality Klopp...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp insists he has never doubted the quality of 52.7million midfielder Naby Keita....

 2019-12-08 22:30 

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Pep Guardiola admits City have fallen well below their usual high standards...

Pep Guardiola concedes Manchester City may no longer be able to match the standards of the best teams....

 2019-12-08 21:59 

Irish Independent

FAI summoned to 'emergency meeting' of Oireachtas Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport next Wednesday...

The FAI have been asked to attend an...

 2019-12-08 21:48 

Irish Independent

Diana Prince reunites with Steve Trevor in Wonder Woman 1984 trailer...

Diana Prince reunites with Steve Trevor in the first trailer for Wonder Woman 1984....

 2019-12-08 21:27 

Irish Independent

Aidan Fitzmaurice: 'For the FAI, rock bottom is nowhere near'...

It was the off-field equivalent of not playing until the final whistle, thinking the game was over before the ref decided that was true....

 2019-12-08 21:20 

Irish Independent

Everton investigate reports of homophobic chanting...

Everton are investigating reports of homophobic chanting during Saturday's Premier League game against Chelsea....

 2019-12-08 21:15 

Irish Independent

Billy Keane: 'Bold boys Saracens just can't seem to avoid eye of a storm'...

It was a dirty old night in Thomond. The rain came in at six and the Angelus bells tolled for the end of running rugby....

 2019-12-08 20:56 

Irish Independent

I've not seen a goalkeeper perform like Fraser for a long time' - Neil Lennon hails Forster after final heroics...

Neil Lennon saluted...

 2019-12-08 20:29 

Irish Independent

Souness says more needs to be done before gay footballers come out...

Graeme Souness believes more must be done to stamp out homophobia in football before any active gay players feel comfortable about coming out....

 2019-12-08 20:22 

Irish Independent

41-year-old man arrested in connection with alleged racist abuse in Manchester derby...

A 41-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the allegations of racist abuse by a Manchester City supporter during Saturday's derby at the Etihad Stadium....

 2019-12-08 20:15 

Irish Independent

Puppeteer who performed Sesame Street's Big Bird dies aged 85...

Caroll Spinney, the puppeteer who brought boyish vulnerability to Big Bird, the towering yellow-plumed character, during 50 years on the groundbreaking children's television show...

 2019-12-08 20:00 

Irish Independent

Pat Spillane: How the 11 new Gaelic football county bosses will fare in their quest to dethrone the Dubs...

THE shock departure of Jim Gavin has transformed the conversation surrounding the 2020 All-Ireland football championships....

 2019-12-08 19:50 

Irish Independent

Champions Cup Power Rankings Week 3: Leinster move to top after dominant display at Saints...

Andy Friend's Connacht were unable to complete a clean sweep for the Irish provinces at Gloucester in the third round of the Champions Cup. Leinster posted a chilling warning to all-com...

 2019-12-08 19:40 

Irish Independent

Funding to be restored to grassroots football to tune of 2m - Shane Ross...

GRASSROOTS football will be funded to the tune of 2m with funds by-passing the controversy-hit FAI....

 2019-12-08 19:26 

Irish Independent

Lil Nas X and Camila Cabello lead tributes after rapper Juice Wrld dies...

Lil Nas X and Camila Cabello are among the figures from the music world who have paid tribute to US rapper Juice Wrld, who has died aged 21....

 2019-12-08 19:18 

Irish Independent

Nuno Espirito Santo praises Wolves' resilience as unbeaten run goes on...

Nuno Espirito Santo saluted the never-say-die character of his Wolves side after they stretched their unbeaten Premier League run to 11 matches with a 2-2 draw at Brighton....

 2019-12-08 19:00 

Irish Independent

Colm O'Rourke: 'If task force had courage of its convictions it would have given one 'take it or leave it' option'...

The much-awaited fixtures task force report has arrived. This is not light reading. It's fair to say I poked a bit of fun at this group when it was set up because the members were, for...

 2019-12-08 18:54 

Irish Independent

5 things we learned from the weekend's Premier League action...

Liverpool maintained their relentless march towards the title with Leicester in hot pursuit, while Manchester City came unstuck against their derby rivals....

 2019-12-08 18:37 

Irish Independent

US naval base fatal shooting presumed to be terror act, says FBI...

The FBI is working under the presumption that a fatal shooting at a Florida naval base carried out by an aviation student from Saudi Arabia was an act of terrorism....

 2019-12-08 18:31 

Irish Independent

Jota bags a brace as Brighton and Wolves share four goals in ding-dong clash...

Diogo Jota's double stretched Wolves' unbeaten record to 11 matches after a 2-2 draw at Brighton....

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Dermot Gilleece: 'Golfers strike the right note to stay in tune when off course'...

From the 'gods' in Dublin's Theatre Royal back in 1956, I listened to the thrilling voice of a champion golfer, without being aware of it. The occasion was our annual pre-Christmas fami...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Son shines as Spurs recover composure with five-star display...

It was one of those moments that make you rub your eyes and shake your head at the same time, disbelief and wonder caused by stunning ingenuity and craft and, for Son Heung-min, the cro...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Eamonn Sweeney: 'Rodgers' remarkable job at Leicester sure to sicken doubters who branded him a spoofer'...

Brendan Rodgers is a terrific manager. This should hardly be a controversial statement but, as Rodgers' reign at Liverpool neared an ignominious end, there was a large body of opinion w...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Celtic out to assert their authority in Old Firm final...

It would be natural for Celtic supporters to have spent recent days in a state of apprehension. The prospect of their domestic dominance being halted by their Old Firm rivals Rangers is...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Connacht can cut Kingsholm giants right down to size...

One of sport's irritating banalities is that certain venues are declared to be, if not quite 'fortresses', at the very least they are, wait for it: 'hard places to go'. This refers not...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Ole banishes the blues...

Is there a better attacking player in England right now than Marcus Rashford? There's a sentence you wouldn't have expected to read eight weeks ago. The answer, to be fair, is probably...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Knighton's theatre of broken dreams...

Thirty years on, it remains one of the oddest moments in football history. At Old Trafford ahead of a match against champions Arsenal at the start of the 1989-90 season, a slightly over...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Percy geared up for Durkan test...

The John Durkan Memorial Chase has always been a race to look forward to due to the quality of the Punchestown event, as evidenced by a stellar roll of honour....

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Defi Du Seuil stakes Champion claim with thrilling victory...

Whether Defi Du Seuil can win the Champion Chase at Cheltenham in March remains to be seen but the Philip Hobbs-trained six-year-old certainly put himself in contention for major honour...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Duncan in dreamland as energetic Toffees send Chelsea packing...

Duncan Ferguson took a bath at 2.30am on Friday to compose himself for his first game as Everton's temporary manager. If he dared to dream of the perfect day as he lay there, it would h...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Goal edges Westmeath to victory...

Joe Halligan's 12th-minute goal ensured Westmeath emerged with a three-point victory in Enniscorthy yesterday afternoon. Both sides were in experimental mode player-wise. Wexford manage...

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Rodgers' faith in Vardy has paid dividends...

Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers believes he has instilled in Jamie Vardy the confidence to prove he is one of the best strikers in Europe....

 2019-12-08 18:30 

Irish Independent

Mo Salah back on form as Liverpool stroll past toothless Bournemouth...

This devastating Liverpool machine will take some stopping. For the second successive year Jrgen Klopp's side will sit top of the tree at Christmas after chewing up and spitting out an...

 2019-12-08 18:27 

Irish Independent

St Vincent de Paul celebrates 175th anniversary with commemorative plaque...

The Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) celebrated its 175th anniversary in Ireland today with the unveiling of a plaque at the site where the first meeting of the charity took place....

 2019-12-08 18:16 

Irish Independent

Andy Carroll impact delights Steve Bruce as Newcastle earn comeback win...

Steve Bruce hailed striker Andy Carroll after seeing him come off the bench to inspire Newcastle to a comeback victory over Southampton....

 2019-12-08 18:00 

Irish Independent

Brendan Fanning: 'Fault lies on both sides for how fading trust led to World Cup failure'...

You may remember the ripple on the water caused by Isa Nacewa in the aftermath of Ireland's failed World Cup campaign. He suggested - based on his conversations with players on the insi...

 2019-12-08 17:52 

Irish Independent

VAR doing a disservice to Premier League's elite referees Chris Wilder...

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder claimed VAR does referees a disservice after his side came from behind to seal a 2-1 victory over struggling Norwich at Carrow Road....

 2019-12-08 17:41 

Irish Independent

10-man Celtic ride their luck to deny Rangers in League Cup final and make it 10 domestic trophies in a row...

Celtic's domination of Scottish football continued with an absorbing 1-0 Betfred Cup final win over Old Firm rivals Rangers at Hampden Park....

 2019-12-08 17:30 

Irish Independent

Ciaran McDonald added to James Horan's backroom staff at Mayo...

Mayo boss James Horan has added former player Ciaran McDonald to his backroom staff with immediate effect....

 2019-12-08 17:27 

Irish Independent

'He showed me a way out' - dentist of the year fixed woman's broken tooth after domestic violence incident...

A CO TIPPERARY dentist who helped a woman that was injured in a domestic violence incident has been awarded 'Caring Dentist of the Year' for his compassionate treatment....

 2019-12-08 17:23 

Irish Independent

Rodgers content with Leicester remaining anonymous in Premier League title race...

Brendan Rodgers insists Leicester are happy to be the forgotten men in the title race after a rampant win at Aston Villa....

 2019-12-08 17:06 

Irish Independent

Rapper Juice Wrld dies after a 'medical emergency'...

US rapper Juice Wrld has died after a "medical emergency" at an airport, authorities have said....

 2019-12-08 16:53 

Irish Independent

Freddie Ljungberg feels first goal is key as Arsenal look to end winless run...

Arsenal interim head coach Freddie Ljungberg wants to see his side start controlling matches as they strive for a first win in nine on Monday night....

 2019-12-08 16:52 

Irish Independent

Jamie Vady nets for eight consecutive game to spark Leicester rout of Villa...

Jamie Vardy continued his red-hot form as ruthless Leicester dismantled Aston Villa 4-1 to keep Premier League leaders Liverpool in sight....

 2019-12-08 16:38 

Irish Independent

'It's performance' - rogue artist eats banana artwork valued at 108,000...

If you duct-tape a banana to a wall at a posh art gallery and slap a title on it, is it really art?...

 2019-12-08 16:35 

Irish Independent

Saudi restaurants no longer need to segregate women and men...

Women in Saudi Arabia will no longer need to use separate entrances from men or sit behind partitions at restaurants....

 2019-12-08 16:27 

Irish Independent

Sam Mulroy penalty gives Louth win over Meath in bad-tempered O'Byrne Cup clash...

Sam Mulroy's goal from a penalty proved to be the difference as Louth got their new season off to a winning start in Pairc Tailteann....

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