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Palacios named Pirates interim coach


Orlando Pirates Chairman, Irvin Khoza confirmed that that Augusto Palacios will take charge of the club in an interim capacity.

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The 70-year-old has been confirmed as Gianfranco Zola’s successor, and will be assisted by former Bristol City manager Steve Cotterill as he bids to preserve their Championship status.
Hatem Ben Arfa has been sidelined by Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery for Sunday's Ligue 1 game at Nice where the midfielder starred last season.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has conceded he cannot guarantee Eden Hazard will still be at the club next season, amid reported interest from Real Madrid
Championship leader Sebastian Vettel reconfirmed Ferrari's resurgence by topping the times ahead of his team-mate Kimi Raikkonen in Saturday morning's final free practice for the Russian Grand Prix
Dhoni picked the ball, played it straight down the ground. The ball went like a bullet, and crashed into the sightscreen.
SuperSport United's Thuso Phala hopes to heap even move pressure on Kaizer Chiefs when the sides meet in the PSL on Saturday.
High on confidence after decimating a high-profile Royal Challengers Bangalore, an upbeat Gujarat Lions will be aiming to lift their game a notch higher when they face title contenders Mumbai Indians
The third and final day of the 2017 NFL Draft is upon us. After selecting defensive end Derek Rivers and... Read More »
The New England Patriots checked off their biggest needs on defense and offense Friday when they selected defensive end Derek... Read More »
NFL Draft prospect Alex Snyder, quarterback out of Tufts University, knows his road to the NFL won’t be easy. But for... Read More »
NFL Draft prospect Alex Snyder, quarterback out of Tufts University, knows the road to the NFL isn’t going to be an easy... Read More »
Leinster 31 Glasgow Warriers 30: A youthful Leinster side had to deal with a second-half Glasgow power surge and a floodlight failure, the latter coming only 90 seconds out from the final whistle, bef
Eoin Keith is an ultra-runner who holds Irish records from 24-hour to six-day running. The 48-year-old Cobh man, who broke the 431km Spine Race record by a whopping 15 hours last year, is attempting a
Shamrock Rovers 1 Limerick FC 1: Limerick’s Rodrigo Tosi struck in the last minute of normal time to snatch a draw at Tallaght Stadium.
Galway United 2 Dundalk 1: Gary Shanahan hit a 93rd- minute winner for Galway United last night to hand the basement club their first win of the season, and drive another nail into Dundalk&r
Galway v Dublin: “An absolute joke”. Next to absolute disgrace, it’s the standard damning in the GAA lexicon, but a lack of originality doesn’t harm Barry Cullinane’s arg
Tipperary County Board chairman Michael Bourke has described a proposed two-match suspension for Jason Forde as a “severe injustice”.
Cork City 2 Bray Wanderers 1: 11 wins out of 11 and now 12 points clear at the top: with a third of the season gone, Cork City’s astonishing 2017 just keeps on getting better and better.
Everton v Chelsea: Antonio Conte has admitted he cannot guarantee Eden Hazard will be a Chelsea player next season, amid persistent interest from Real Madrid.
Manchester United v Swansea: Jose Mourinho offered a tongue-in-cheek solution to Manchester United’s personnel problems: picking himself against Swansea.
Yesterday was an amazing day for the yard, so much so that Willie is now in front in the trainers’ title, and it has been some team effort to get to this point, writes Ruby Walsh.
Tottenham v Arsenal: Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reiterated that rivals Tottenham face a “very difficult” transition when they move into their new stadium.
The 2017-18 season launches into the finishing straight this weekend — or ‘squeaky bum time’ as Alex Ferguson used to call it — but for anyone hoping to change their season in
Katie Taylor is willing to deliver a Wladimir Klitschko-esque “boring” performance if needs be against Nina Meinke tonight, but the former Olympic champion admits she is hoping to let the
Lewis Hamilton believes it is advantage Sebastian Vettel for the Russian Grand Prix after he finished a distant fourth behind his Formula One World Championship rival in practice on Friday. 
The marathon, which Sinead Kane is running in aid of Cliona’s Foundation, will be her eighth of 2017 and that’s not including the 172km she covered during a 24 hour race on an indoor track
Tomorrow brings an official end to Jack Anderson’s time as the GAA’s Disputes Resolution Authority secretary. He leaves Queens University shortly for the University of Melbourne. His thoug

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