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Michael O'Neill thought Northern Ireland had a fitting send off ahead of the Euros

Michael O'Neill revels in Northern Ireland's send-off for Euro 2016

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill is confident Shane Long, pictured, can make a major impact at Euro 2016

Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill backs Shane Long to shine at Euro 2016

Alex Hales is still searching for a maiden Test century after two back-to-back near misses

Alex Hales will 'live and learn' after frustration of another near miss

Marcus Rashford, centre, became England's youngest debutant scorer on Friday

Hodgson still pondering Euro 2016 squad as Rashford pushes case for inclusion

Jose Mourinho was officially confirmed as the new Manchester United manager on Friday

Jose Mourinho looks to the future and vows to build on Manchester United success

Will Grigg scored his first international goal late on

Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill hails 'perfect' victory over Belarus

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill is confident his players can mix it with the big boys at Euro 2016

Martin O'Neill: Ireland need positive mindset

The Olympics is due to take place in Brazil this summer

Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears

Rafael Nadal is out of the French Open because of a wrist injury (AP)

Rafael Nadal confident of making Wimbledon despite French Open withdrawal

Andy Murray, pictured, eased into the fourth round of the French Open with victory over Ivo Karlovic (AP)

Andy Murray delighted to make speedy progress past Ivo Karlovic

England captain Dylan Hartley is set to start against Wales on Sunday

Another concussion could end my career, admits England captain Dylan Hartley

Alex Hales hit another half-century for England

Alex Hales frustrated at near miss but feels 'in good touch'

Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is the new Manchester United manager

The last three years at Manchester United? Forget about it, says Jose Mourinho

Roy Hodgson was impressed by Marcus Rashford

Roy Hodgson not surprised by Marcus Rashford impact on international debut

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane won the Champions League as a player with the club in 2002

Zinedine Zidane: Defeat in final would not be a failure

Dan Lydiate will captain Wales against England at Twickenham on Sunday

Warren Gatland wants statement of intent in England game

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has vowed to keep the dopers away from the Rio Olympics

Steve Backley believes Russia should be allowed to compete at Rio Olympics

Marcus Rashford, centre, celebrates his goal at the Stadium of Light

Marcus Rashford continues fairytale rise in England win

Joe Root fell 20 runs short of a 10th Test century

England on top but milestones must wait for Alastair Cook and fellow batsmen

Teimana Harrison will make his England debut against Wales on Sunday

Teimana Harrison handed his England debut against Wales

Nigel Pearson is back in management at Derby

New Derby boss Nigel Pearson honoured to join 'one of biggest clubs in country'

Nicola Adams has been crowned world champion in Kazakhstan

Nicola Adams turns attention to Rio defence after landing elusive world title

Will Marcus Rashford, pictured, play a key role for Jose Mourinho at Manchester United?

How will Jose Mourinho handle Manchester United's young talent?

Jose Mourinho, pictured right, and Pep Guardiola, left, will face off in the Premier League next season

Who faces the biggest rebuilding task - Mourinho or Guardiola?

Rio Ferdinand says Jose Mourinho is like a "wounded animal" following his departure from Chelsea last year

Rio Ferdinand: Jose Mourinho is a winner and can thrive at Manchester United

Danny Willett made a strong start to Friday's second round in the BMW PGA Championship

Hat-trick of birdies takes Danny Willett into outright lead at PGA Championship

Cristiano Ronaldo wants to see the glory days return to Old Trafford

Cristiano Ronaldo sticks with Real Madrid - but thinks Mourinho can lift Man Utd

Aljaz Bedene is through to the third round of the French Open

Aljaz Bedene sets sights on Novak Djokovic after five-set win

Chris Woakes will win his seventh Test cap at Durham on Friday

Alastair Cook confident Chris Woakes will be able deputy for Ben Stokes

Manchester United are poised to confirm Jose Mourinho as their new manager

Jose Mourinho agrees deal to take charge at Manchester United

England manager Roy Hodgson will give a debut to Marcus Rashford against Australia

Roy Hodgson: All eyes will be on England new boy Marcus Rashford

Fabian Delph has dropped out of England's Euro 2016 preparation squad with a groin injury

Injury dents Fabian Delph's Euro 2016 hopes

Roy Hodgson believes the scrapping of FA Cup quarter-final replays could be the first step to a winter break in the Barclays Premier League

Roy Hodgson believes scrapping replays could be first step to winter break

Jenson Button's McLaren was struck by a drain cover during practice for Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix

Jenson Button thankful to escape injury after freak collision in Monaco

Jules Bianchi died in July 2015 after crashing at the Japanese Grand Prix nine months earlier

Family of Jules Bianchi launches legal action against FIA over fatal crash

Victoria Pendleton has indicated she might have competed at Rio 2016 had Shane Sutton left his post earlier

Victoria Pendleton says earlier Shane Sutton departure could have seen her stay

Castleford's Denny Solomona extended his lead at the top of the Super League try chart

Josh Charnley bags a brace as Wigan win enthralling Castleford contest

England striker Marcus Rashford is set to start against the Socceroos

Marcus Rashford set to cap remarkable rise with England debut against Australia

Fabio Taborre has been banned

Fabio Taborre banned for four years

Danny Willett fired a flawless 66 in his first round in England since becoming Masters champion

Danny Willett hopes home support will help him at Wentworth

Rafa Benitez will remain at Newcastle

Benitez eyes instant Premier League return after agreeing Newcastle stay

Liverpool have been fined by UEFA for their fans setting off fireworks

Liverpool given UEFA fine after crowd trouble

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Romelu Lukaku has a desire to leave Everton to further his career

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku: "I have to make a good career choice"

Russia's Maria Sharapova could be heading to Rio

Maria Sharapova could make Russia team for Rio Olympics

Novak Djokovic is the third player to record 50 match wins at each grand slam tournament (AP)

50 up at the French Open for Novak Djokovic as he beats Steve Darcis

Richard Cockerill, pictured, is delighted with the permanent signing of Ellis Genge

Leicester sign Bristol prop Ellis Genge after impressive loan spell

Leon Smith, pictured, was in Andy Murray's box for his five-set wins over Radek Stepanek and Mathias Bourgue

Leon Smith: Andy Murray strong form a factor in French Open struggles

Former captain James Horwill is back in the Australia squad

James Horwill recalled to Australia squad ahead of Test series against England

Former England rugby union head coach Stuart Lancaster has been named on the expert panel for the independent review into British Cycling

Stuart Lancaster on panel to review British Cycling

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