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: 20:17 | 14/12/15

Rankings jump for Ireland

The Republic of Ireland have jumped 11 places in the latest FIFA world rankings on the back of their Euro 2012 play-off heroics.

Ireland defeated Bosnia-Herzegovina in last month's play-offs to book their place in next summer's finals in France and their success has seen them climb to 31st in the standings.

Having moved ahead of the likes of USA, Ghana, Sweden and Poland, Martin O'Neill's men are now just one place behind Northern Ireland.

Belgium top the rankings ahead of Argentina, while Germany have dropped to fourth behind Spain. Chile are fifth with Brazil sitting sixth and Portugal seventh.

England are ninth behind Colombia as Austria complete the top ten.

Wales had climbed to an all-time high of eighth in October but Chris Coleman's side are now down to 17th, a drop of two places since November, while Scotland have slipped eight places to 52nd.

'No chance' for Mkhitaryan & Carrick

22:14 | 22/2/17

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Michael Carrick have "no chance" of being fit for Sunday's EFL Cup final against Southampton...

Man Utd through to Europa League last 16

22:10 | 22/2/17

Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored the only goal of the game, as Manchester United beat St Etienne 1-0 at Stade Geoffroy-Guichard on Wednesday to complete a 4-0 Europa L...

Liverpool unveil new training base plans

10:23 | 22/2/17

Liverpool have unveiled plans to move their first-team training base from Melwood to Kirby.

Vardy gives Leicester a lifeline

21:52 | 22/2/17

Jamie Vardy netted a crucial away goal, as Leicester City went down 2-1 to Sevilla at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan in the Champions League Round of 16 first leg.

Aguero wants to stay at City

08:54 | 22/2/17

Sergio Aguero insists he has a good relationship with manager Pep Guardiola and has no plans to leave Manchester City.

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.