Ireland international Jon Walters scored a 75th minute winner, as Stoke City beat Swansea 2-1 at the Britannia Stadium to lift Mark Hughes' side into the top half of the Premier League.
Leinster fought back from nine points down at half time to secure an opening round 25-20 victory over Wasps in the European Champions Cup at the RDS.
Jim McGuinness says he had second thoughts about his decision to quit as Donegal manager following the All-Ireland final defeat to Kerry.
Former Ireland striker Niall Quinn says Roy Hodgson needs to re-integrate Raheem Sterling back into the England squad or risk another Saipan.
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has reiterated that Arturo Vidal will not be sold to Manchester United in January.
Carlo Ancelotti says Real Madrid have no interest in signing Liverpool's Raheem Sterling.
Liverpool moved up to fifth in the Premier League after an incredible 3-2 victory over QPR, in a match that saw four goals in a frenetic final seven minutes at Loftus Road.
QPR manager Harry Redknapp says out-of-favour forward Adel Taarabt is ‘three stone overweight’ and not fit enough for first-team action.
Robert Kubica hasn't given up hope of a return to Formula 1 despite suffering a partially severed right hand in a rally accident in 2011.
Mikko Ilonen produced a fantastic final display to win the Volvo World Match Play Championship with a 3&1 victory over Henrik Stenson at The London Club.