Dublin: 5 °C Tuesday 5 December, 2023

# Wrap

This week
3rd December 2023 - 5th December 2023
Champions Kilkerrin-Clonberne and Ballymacarbry set up All-Ireland showdown
It took extra-time to separate the Galway kingpins from Kilmacud Crokes, while Ballymac booked their first decider spot since 1998.
Last week
26th November 2023 - 2nd December 2023
Sammie Szmodics on target again while Jake O'Brien fires brace for Lyon
Gavin Bazunu keeps second consecutive clean sheet for Southampton.
Joy for Irish players as Brighton and West Ham advance to Europa League knockout stages
Joao Pedro and Tomas Soucek were the goal-scoring heroes.
LeBron suffers heaviest defeat of NBA career as Embiid triple double helps down Lakers
Joel Embiid delivered his sixth NBA career triple double to lead Philadelphia to a 138-94 rout of the Los Angeles Lakers.
Bellingham on target again as Madrid go top, Rangers miss chance to close gap on Celtic
Bellingham now has 11 goals to his name this season in the Spanish top flight.
Last month
November 2023
Ferguson scores in thrilling Brighton win, O'Shea own-goal condemns Burnley to another defeat
Chiedozie Ogbene created the winning goal as Luton edged Crystal Palace.
Packers' Love tames the Lions, Cowboys and 49ers march on
DaRon Bland set a new NFL record for ‘pick sixes’ when he ran in an interception for a touchdown in a 45-10 blowout win.
Peamount dominate domestic awards, Irish goalkeeper the shootout hero in Conti Cup
A busy Thursday night for women’s football at home and abroad.
Stapleton earns first West Ham start as Irish stars suffer disappointment in Continental Cup
Niamh Fahey made her return from a calf injury for Liverpool in their defeat to Manchester United.
Argentina sink Brazil in World Cup qualifier as crowd trouble delays kick-off
Liverpool striker Darwin Nunez scores twice as Uruguay beat Bolivia 3-0.
Lions rally mauls Bears, Cowboys and 49ers cruise
Jared Goff overcame a shaky start to spark a late rally as Detroit overturned a double-digit deficit.
Roscommon and Kildare champions book provincial final spots as Cushendall rally in Ulster battle
There was plenty of action around the country in the club championships.
Short-handed Celtics down Sixers, LeBron's Lakers stumble
Jayson Tatum led the scoring with 29 points while Derrick White weighed in with 27 to give Boston a 117-107 victory.
Clonmel Commercials book Munster semi-final spot as Castlehaven advance after extra-time
Clonmel Commercials were looking for revenge after losing out to Limerick’s Newcastle-West last year.
St Loman's and Ardee reach Leinster last four, Newcastle West champions in Limerick
Meanwhile, Kilcoo opened their Ulster tilt on a high and provincial final pairings were confirmed in ladies football and camogie.
Kane hits hat-trick as Bayern thump Dortmund, Barcelona snatch late win at Real Sociedad
The England captain now has 15 league goals in 10 matches since joining Bayern from Tottenham in the summer.
Ireland's Collins scores winner, €65 million man makes Premier League history for Man City
Jeremy Doku had a big impact in the 6-1 thrashing of Bournemouth.
Rampant West Ham make it a miserable return for Arsenal's Declan Rice
Elsewhere, Chelsea, Everton and Fulham have also progressed.
October 2023
The World Cup in France, the last of its kind, lived up to the billing
The tournament will expand to 24 teams in Australia in 2027.
Minnesota Vikings victory overshadowed by serious injury to Kirk Cousins
Future free agent Cousins, who has never missed an NFL game due to injury, is set to undergo a scan.
Na Fianna win first-ever Dublin SHC title, three in-a-row for Glen in Derry
Football champions were also crowned in Waterford, Wicklow and London.
Athlone seal final spot in the playoffs as Treaty miss out
Meanwhile, champions Galway finished the season with a 100% home record.
Spain and Scotland qualify for Euro 2024 after Gavi goal downs Norway
Turkey also sealed their spot at the finals.
Katie McCabe stunner inspires Arsenal to late turnaround win at the Emirates
Alessia Russo also scored in injury time as Arsenal beat Aston Villa 2-1, while Lucy Quinn and Eleanor Ryan-Doyle were on target in the Championship.
Cliffords combine for 1-8 as East Kerry book semi-final spot; Rathmore also progress
Meanwhile, Mourneabbey Ladies are champions again in Cork.
Castlehaven set up Cork final with Nemo Rangers, Camross triumph in Laois
Jack Cahalane’s goal helped his side advance to their first final in four seasons
Szmodics reacts to Irish snub with goal and assist in thumping Blackburn win
A round-up of the day’s Championship action.
Stunning 93rd-minute strike rescues Arsenal draw as Man United go top after WSL thriller
Elsewhere, Birmingham earned the Championship derby spoils as a controversial penalty stung West Brom.
Eire Óg establish dominance with 31st county title in Carlow
Kilcoo advance in back-tempered Down tie.
September 2023
PSG held by Clermont, Bellingham stars for Real Madrid again
PSG have won just three of their first seven league games.
Barcelona battle from behind to draw while Juventus edge out Lecce
Elsewhere, Bayern Munich cruised through in the DFB-Pokal.
Eagles sink Buccaneers to stay unbeaten, Bengals claw Rams
Jalen Hurts rushed for one touchdown and threw for another as last season’s Super Bowl runners-up improved to 3-0.
Dolphins annihilate Broncos but turn down record, while Taylor Swift causes stir in big Chiefs win
Quarterback Josh Allen threw one touchdown and ran in another, throwing for 218 yards and running for 46.
Ogbene effort ruled out as Luton are held by 10-man Wolves
Manchester City move five points clear despite Rodri sending off; Calvert-Lewin on target in Everton’s victory.
Lazio goalkeeper scores last-gasp equaliser as Champions League returns with a bang
A round-up of tonight’s European top-flight action.
Champions League wrap: Lazio 'keeper scores 95th-minute equaliser, PSG and Barca win
A round-up of tonight’s European top-flight action.
Semi-final pairings take shape in Cork and Tipperary hurling championships
Sarsfields and Imokilly progressed in Cork while Thurles Sarsfields and Toomevara were victorious in Tipperary.
Irish duo score amid encouraging starts at new clubs abroad
It was a good weekend for Armstrong Okoflex and Ryan Johansson.
Leaders Inter dish out Milan derby destruction, Barcelona shred Real Betis
New arrivals Joao Felix and Joao Cancelo were both on target for Barcelona in an impressive 5-0 rout of Real Betis.
Holders Shelbourne, Sligo Rovers and Athlone Town into FAI Cup semi-finals
Further afield, Amber Barrett was on target in Belgium.