We use cookies to provide you with a better service. Carry on browsing if you're happy with this, or find out how to manage cookies.

6 great sport channels

Football, Rugby, UFC, GAA

All free when you join eir Broadband

Subscribe to eir Sport
Published: 09:42 | 10/8/16

Everton move for Bolasie

Deal close for Palace playmaker

Reports suggest Everton have agreed a deal to sign Crystal Palace playmaker Yannick Bolasie.

The Toffees had declared their interest in signing the Palace talisman, who enjoyed an excellent campaign in south London last season, but had baulked at the Eagles’ £30m valuation.

However, reports suggest that a deal has now been agreed that will eclipse the £28m Everton paid Chelsea for Romelu Lukaku in 2014 making 27-year-old Bolasie the most expensive signing in the club’s 138-year history.

The move is subject to the Congolese international passing a medical and agreeing personal terms.

Bolasie joined Palace from Bristol City in 2012 and helped the club win promotion to the Premier League via the play-offs during his debut season. He has made 143 appearances for the Eagles, scoring 13 goals.

His expected arrival on Merseyside will significantly bolster new manager Ronald Koeman’s squad following the departure of John Stones to Manchester City, with deals for defensive pairing Ashley Williams and Lamine Kone also nearing completion.

Setanta Sports is now eir Sport.We have 6 great channels of live sport including eir Sport 1 & 2 and all 4 BT Sport channels. The eir Sport pack is free to all eir broadband customers.To learn more about setting sport free visit www.eir.ie/sport.

Superb Kane fires Spurs to second

19:39 | 26/2/17

Harry Kane scored his third hat-trick in nine games helping Spurs to a 4-0 win over Stoke City in the Premier League at White Hart Lane.

Man Utd win EFL Cup

19:38 | 26/2/17

A late Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal helped Manchester United claim the EFL Cup with a 3-2 win over an impressive Southampton at Wembley.

Mourinho: Zlatan won us trophy

19:34 | 26/2/17

Jose Mourinho insists Zlatan Ibrahimovic won his side the EFL Cup after the Swede headed home late-on as Manchester United beat Southampton 3-2 at Wembley.

Gavin praises Dublin's mental resolve

18:52 | 26/2/17

Dublin manger Jim Gavin has praised his team’s mental resolve following their Allianz League Division 1 draw with Donegal that takes the Dubs to 32 matches unbe...

Klopp not worried about inactivity

18:57 | 26/2/17

Jurgen Klopp insists his players will be able to switch on their competitive instincts after their longest period without a game this season.

What’s in the eir Sport Pack?

We’ve got heartstopping action across 6 great sports channels, with 42 Premier League games, every Champions League game and every Europa League game, as well as UFC, Allianz Leagues GAA, Golf, F1 and much more.