Ireland hang on against Mexico despite loss of star performer, Inishowen’s Niamh McLaughlin
The loss of Inishowen’s Niamh McLaughlin just before half-time meant Team Ireland’s women footballers were up against it in their opening game against Mexico at the World University Games in Taiwan this afternoon.
DERRY CITY: Kenny Shiels urges players to bounce back quickly from Cup exit
KENNY Shiels has urged his players to put Sunday’s demoralising FAI Cup loss to the back of their minds and concentrate on getting their season back on track as they prepare to re-engage in battle against Dundalk at Maginn Park this weekend.
Fresh blow for Celtic in bid to snap up Patrick Roberts
Celtic’s hopes of signing Patrick Roberts in time for Wednesday’s clash with Astana have been dealt a fresh blow after the midfielder was named in Manchester City’s squad for a friendly with Spanish side Girona.