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Rory Murphy

Rory Murphy
Lover of all sports with a particular interest in golf, football and rugby union. Very mild obsessions with Ji-Sung Park and Patrice Evra.

Watch: ESPN Pundits Engage In Possibly The Most Bizarre Fight You’ll Ever See Following McGregor-Mayweather

McGregor

Floyd Mayweather stopped Conor McGregor midway through the tenth round of his professional boxing debut last night. Despite the defeat, McGregor was widely praised for a performance in which he arguably won the first three rounds. It was a million miles from the “farce” some predicted it would be. The combat sports world is awash with reaction and analysis of …

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Watch: Jamie Carragher Says Dropping Simon Mignolet Is “Bizarre”

Liverpool

Liverpool will host a struggling Arsenal side this afternoon in what is the highlight of this weekend’s Premier League action. It’s been an excellent few days for the Merseyside club after they picked up their first win of the new season before securing their passage to the Champions League group stages with a comfortable aggregate victory over Hoffenheim. In Thursday’s …

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Five Questions For The Top Six Ahead Of A Brilliant Premier League Weekend

Premier League

The Premier League is really back in full swing this weekend with a number of highly-anticipated clashes and major talking points. Manchester United will be looking to continue their ominous form when Leicester visit Old Trafford on Saturday evening while Arsenal take on Liverpool in the pick of this week’s games. Chelsea host Everton at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon before …

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Done Deal: Barcelona Have Finally Signed Ousmane Dembele

BARCELONA GUANGZHOU, CHINA - JULY 18: #7 Ousmane Dembele of Dortmund in action during the 2017 International Champions Cup football match between AC Milan and Borussia Dortmund at University Town Sports Centre Stadium on July 18, 2017 in Guangzhou, China. (Photo by Zhong Zhi/Getty Images)

Barcelona have just announced that they have completed the signing of 20-year-old Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund. Having seen Neymar leave the Catalan club earlier this month, the higher-ups at the Camp Nou were determined to find a replacement before the end of the transfer window on August 31. Having been linked with Dembele for weeks now, they have finally gotten …

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Paul Pogba Has Won The Europa League’s Best Player Award For Last Season

Manchester United POGBA

Paul Pogba has won the Europa League Best Player Award for his efforts in last season’s competition when his Manchester United side claimed the trophy. The midfielder was pivotal in the Reds’ march through the competition and scored the opening goal of the final against Ajax. His competition was also provided by Jose Mourinho’s team with Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan …

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Chris Eubank Cites Brexit And Irishness As He Argues The Case For A McGregor Victory

McGregor

Conor McGregor will take on Floyd Mayweather in his professional boxing debut on Saturday night in Las Vegas. The undefeated American is the overwhelming favourite to take the win despite having not entered the squared circle in almost two years. Some bookmakers have even already paid out on another triumph for Money. However, some dissenting voices are adamant McGregor is …

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The Champions Cup Have Released The Times & TV Details For The First Four Rounds Of Fixtures

Champions Cup

Wasps will make the trip to Ulster’s Kingspan Stadium in the opening game of this season’s European Champions Cup on October 13th. The EPCP have this afternoon announced the dates, times and television details for each of the first four rounds of fixtures. They can all be viewed here on their official website. Leinster face Montpellier on that Saturday afternoon in …

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