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: 20:02 | 30/9/16

Kane boost for Tottenham

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says Harry Kane is likely to be back in action sooner than an expected following an ankle injury.

The 23-year-old suffered ligament damage during his side's 1-0 win over Sunderland on 18 September, and was expected to be sidelined for at least six weeks.

But Pochettino says the England striker, who scored 25 goals in the Premier League last season to win the Golden Boot, is likely to be back in action sooner within that timeframe.

"He is very positive, the scan was very positive last Monday and the expectation is that he can be available sooner than we expected," the Argentine said.

There was further good news on the injury front, with defender Danny Rose and midfielders Eric Dier, Mousa Dembele and Moussa Sissoko all in contention for Sunday's Premier League match against league leaders Manchester City at White Hart Lane.

"I am very positive about the players that have had injuries," he told a news conference on Friday.

"I need to assess them tomorrow but I am very positive on a few of them.

"We need to assess them – today, all are maybe at the same level. We are very positive on them but we have one training session more tomorrow and then I will take a decision."

Conor McGregor will fight Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight belt at UFC 205 in New York on November 12 live on the eir Sport pack. The eir Sport pack is free to all eir broadband customers. To learn more about setting sport free visit www.eir.ie/sport.

Klopp hints at Gerrard coaching role

00:13 | Today

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has hinted that Steven Gerrard may be offered a coaching role at Anfield in the coming months.

Arter accepts Sissoko apology

11:45 | Today

Bournemouth midfielder Harry Arter has accepted Moussa Sissoko's apology for elbowing him during Saturday's Premier League draw with Tottenham.

Gundogan feared his career was over

12:52 | Today

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan says he feared his career was over following a back injury that sidelined him for over a year.

Rooney ruled out of Chelsea clash

01:30 | Today

Wayne Rooney will miss Manchester United's Premier League clash against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday with a muscle injury.

Superb Liverpool beat Baggies

19:03 | 22/10/16

A late Gareth McAuley consolation cost Liverpool top-spot in the Premier League as the Reds ran out 2-1 winners in what was a dominant performance.

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.