RSVP Magazine

Ref Pelted by Objects After Today’s Dublin V Kerry Match

Meath referee David Gough was targeted by a number of fans as he left the pitch after Dublin’s defeat over Kerry this afternoon. Today’s All Ireland Semi-Final saw the Dubs defeat the Kingdom by just 2 points, in a match that ended with a full time score of 0-22 to 2-14. Gough was pelted with match […]

More dreadful news for Michael Schumacher

More dreadful news for Michael Schumacher three years after his devastating skiing accident in the Alps. Gerd Krämer, Schumacher’s first sponsor, said that it would take a “miracle” for the global sports star to return public life following his serious injuries. Mr Kramer explained that the seven-time world champion was in a “difficult situation” and […]

Mayo face Dublin in an intriguing All-Ireland Semi-final

Mayo face Dublin in an intriguing All-Ireland Semi-final this week as the old rivals battle for a spot in the TG4 Ladies Football Final in Croker next month. Both sides were fancied to do well in this year’s championship and have enjoyed a nice path to the last four with two respective provincial trophies under […]

Trainee Irish doctor swims English channel in record time

Trainee Irish doctor swims English channel in record time- crossing the famed route in a whopping 10 hours, 51 minutes. Pharmacist and trainee doctor Clodagh Murray has become the second-fastest Irish woman to ever swim the channel — and means she holds one of the top five times of any Irish person to swim the […]

Robbie Keane announces retirement

Robbie Keane has announced his retirement from international football this evening. Making the announcement on Facebook today Robbie revealed that he would end his international career after next Wednesday’s game against Oman in the Aviva. Sharing the news he wrote: “Today, I am announcing my decision to retire from International football following the upcoming game […]

Former Manchester United star Anders Lindegaard has split from his wife

Former Manchester United star Anders Lindegaard has split from his wife of two years, Misse Beqiri. The couple, who are parents to three-year-old Julian, said that irreconcilable differences was reason behind their break up and their son is now their priority for the future.. “Because of irreconcilable differences we have taken the difficult decision to live separate lives. “The […]

Conor McGregor receives six month medical suspension

Conor McGregor has received a six month medical suspension. The Irish fighter has been temporarily suspended due to injuries he suffered in his left foot and ankle during his fight with Nate Diaz at the weekend. According to the Irish Examiner he could now be out of action for the rest of the year. He […]

Michael Conlan facing disciplinary action

It’s been revealed that Michael Conlan is facing disciplinary action following his reaction to his controversial Olympics defeat. The President of the Olympics association, Dr. Ching-Kuo Wu heavily criticised the Belfast native’s behaviour, saying: “He immediately showed his finger to the referee-judges. The IOC says this is totally unacceptable. You cannot humiliate people.” According to Newtalk, he added […]

Michael McCarthy and Holly Keating are engaged

Michael McCarthy and Holly Keating are engaged after four years together! The Dublin football player, who picked up an All-Ireland medal back in 2011, popped the important question to the top Irish model over the weekend. According to The Diary, the decorated gaelic star got down on bended knee in Kilruddery House in Co Wicklow. […]

Manchester United star Marcos Rojo expecting baby number two

Manchester United star Marcos Rojo expecting baby number two following a major cheating scandal last year. The Red Devil ace and his wife Eugenia Lusardo have put all the negative press behind them as they seek to expand their family together. De vacaciones con mis amores a descansar y despejarse un poco antes de arrancar de nuevo @eugelusardo […]

Gary O’Donovan selected as Ireland’s flag bearer for Closing Ceremony

Brilliant news for the O’Donovan Brothers tonight! Gary O’Donovan has been selected as Team Ireland’s flag bearer for the closing ceremony of the Rio Olympics. Last week the Skibbereen brothers won Ireland’s first ever Olympic medal in rowing. The closing ceremony will take place on Sunday evening in Rio’s Maracana stadium. “It’s an honour to […]

Michael Conlan reveals EXACTLY what the referee said to him during shock defeat

Michael Conlan has revealed exactly what the referee said to him during his shock defeat at the Olympics. The Irish boxer revealed he now questioned whether boxing should be an Olympic Sport in 2020, following the controversy that had surrounded it in Rio. Speaking on Off The Ball, he revealed he believed judge Kheira Sidi […]

Irish Boxing Referee hits out at Olympics judging

A former Irish boxing referee has hit out at the Olympics boxing judging following Michael Conlan’s controversial defeat. Seamus Kelly claimed that Michael Conlan should have gone through to the Olympic semi-final and claimed that he had previously been asked to fix decisions in the profession, he insisted: “Michael won the contest, no doubt in […]

Dave McSharry has retired from rugby

Dave McSharry has retired from rugby because of a serious concussion injury. The 26-year-old, who hails from Dublin, enjoyed a fantastic five year spell with Connacht including being part of the squad that captured the PRO 12 trophy at the beginning of the summer. After 5 seasons at the Sportsground, 64 games, many highs & […]

“Names Already on Medals” according to Ireland Boxing Coach

Ireland’s head boxing coach Zaur Antia has said that he believes that the Olympic judges only gave Michael Conlan the second round so they could claim that they are not corrupt. The Olympic trainer has hit out at today’s judges after they “robbed” Conlon of his Olympic medal dreams. Speaking to The Irish Sun, he […]

Could there still be hope for Michael Conlon’s Olympic dream?

There’s been a surprise turn of events after Michael Conlon’s shock Olympic defeat today This evening  there’s been speculation that the decision might be reconsidered: Word from Rio is AIBA all gathered round a screen now, incl Pres Wu, reviewing Michael Conlan fight. Stay tuned #justice @RTEsport — Pierce O’Callaghan (@Pierceathletics) August 16, 2016 Michael was […]

BREAKING: Michael Conlon Knocked Out of Olympics in Shock Defeat

Michael Conlon has been knocked out of the Olympics, after a shock defeat this afternoon. He was beaten by Russian opponent, Vladimir Nikita, in his Olympic Boxing quarter final today. The news comes just a day after Katie Taylor was knocked out the competition. Read that full story here: KATIE TAYLOR’S POST FIGHT INTERVIEW IS HEART-BREAKING

Former Aston Villa footballer dead after being tasered by police

Former Aston Villa footballer dead after being tasered by police in the United Kingdom. Dalian Atkinson, a cult soccer star, was killed after being hit with the device in Telford in the early hours of this morning. RIP Dalian Atkinson, former Aston Villa (and, briefly, MCFC) player. Killed by police last night in Telford pic.twitter.com/HTYbMZ1gBs […]