Man Utd in Prem Lge Action & National B’ball Awards for Leixip’s Liffey Celtics & Cross and Passion Kilcullen

Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has become the seventh managerial casualty of the Premier League season.

The Italian will step down as Watford's boss after Sunday's final Premier League game of the season with Manchester City.

Mazzarri's kept the club from relegation in his sole season in charge - but they've lost their last five matches.

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Richie Towell won't be moving up to the Premier League with Brighton next season.

Seagulls manager Chris Hughton has signalled his intention to loan the former Dundalk marksman out to a Championship club next season.

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In the Premier league, Manchester United go to Southampton this evening.

Jose Mourinho will rest some of his players ahead of next weeks Europa league final against Ajax.

United are likely to be without Paul Pogba as he attends his father's funeral.

The 24-year-old midfielder's father died on Friday and the France international, who already missed Sunday's match at Tottenham, is on compassionate leave.

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Results from last night

Senior Hurling League Div 1

Naas 3-11 Coill Dubh 2-14

Maynooth 2-11 Leixlip 0-17

Clane 3-13 Eire Og Corrachoill 1-15

Celbridge 1-18 Confey 0-14

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Tonight’s fixtures: All games at 7.30, first named at home

Senior Football League Div 4

Cappagh V Castlemitchell

Grangenolvin V Rathcoffey

Kildangan V Ballykelly

Rheban V Robertstown

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Deirbhíle Byrne, St Laurences and Emer Reilly, Celbridge have been selected on the Leinster Camogie panel to play in the Interprovincial finals on Sunday 21st May in Abbottstown, Centre of Excellence, Dublin.

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Rory Mc Ilroy said today he hopes to play at the PGA Championship at Wentworth next week.

The 28 year old has recently had an MRI scan for a back injury.

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The 2017 Basketball Ireland Annual Awards have been announced.

The Women’s Super League Young Player of the Year goes to Leixlip’s Courtyard Liffey Celtics’s Sorcha Tiernan.

 

Celtics Head Coach Mark Byrne has been awarded the Coach of the Year award for his team securing the National play-off title in Letterkenny at the beginning of April.

The Girls B School of the Year is Cross & Passion College, Kilcullen

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Naas golfers Conor O’Rourke and Jonathan Yates are on the GUI team of six today playing the Metropolitan Golf Association of New York in the Governor Hugh L Carey Challenge Cup at Galway Bay Golf Resort

They won their foursomes match 2 and 1 this morning, with the New York side taking a 2-1 overall match lead into the afternoon.

The fourballs are being played this afternoon, with the 6 singles to begin tomorrow morning.

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Today's card is at Punchestown with the first off at quarter to six.

 

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