A fantastic first half performance from Tim Howard helped Everton claim a deserved point at White Hart Lane as they drew 0-0 with Tottenham.
Joe Schmidt delivered a positive injury report after Ireland’s defeat to Wales as he revealed that injuries to Keith Earls and Luke Fitzgerald are not as serious as first feared.
Second half goals from Bakary Sako and Joel Ward helped Crystal Palace to a stunning 2-1 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in Jose Mourinho’s 100th home game in charge.
Relay glory in Beijing saw Usain Bolt complete a 3-0 rout of his American rival Justin Gatlin at the World Athletics Championships, bagging a dramatic 11th World Championships gold medal in the process, while Britain's Mo Farrah won the 5000m.
Liverpool’s promising start to the season came to an abrupt end after they crashed to an embarrassing 3-0 defeat to West Ham at Anfield as both sides finished with ten men.
Eddie Howe has paid tribute to Ian Harte following his retirement from football.
Ireland were defeated by Australia in a rain-affected one-day international in Belfast on Thursday.
Arsenal have been drawn in the same group as Bayern Munich for the 2015-16 Champions League.
Jason Ryan has stepped down from his post as manager of Kildare's senior footballers.
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has opted to name an experienced side for the World Cup warm-up game against Wales at the Aviva Stadium.