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.

7 great sport channels

Football, Rugby, UFC, GAA

All free when you join eir Broadband

Subscribe to eir Sport
Published: 01:52 | 28/12/15

Vardy a doubt for Man City match

Premier League top scorer Jamie Vardy is a doubt for the Foxes’ meeting with Manchester City on Monday because of illness.

The England striker felt unwell ahead of Saturday’s 1-0 defeat to Liverpool, and although he started the match at Anfield, came off after 69 minutes complaining of a fever.

Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri says he substituted the 28-year-old because he wanted to give his star striker every chance of making the starting line-up against third-placed City at the King Power Stadium.

“I have to look at Jamie Vardy over the next three days and see if his reaction is good or not,” the Italian said.

“He played with a fever. I didn’t want to give him more minutes. I wanted to preserve him.”

Ranieri hopes his Leicester players will bounce back from Saturday’s defeat, and extend their lead at the top of the Premier League with victory over Manuel Pellegrini’s side on Monday.

“We have another big rock against us but it is okay, we are ready. Now we have to clean our minds and restart,” he continued.

“The players don’t like losing and that is good. I love this spirit.”

Winter faces seven in Guineas

11:37 | 26/5/17

Winter heads the eight runners declared for Sunday's Tattersalls Irish 1000 Guineas at the Curragh.

Silva to join City

21:16 | 26/5/17

Manchester City have agreed to sign Bernardo Silva from French champions Monaco.

Garlick wants to keep Dyche motivated

09:42 | 26/5/17

Burnley chairman Mike Garlick believes the club's future success will hinge on their ability to keep hold of manager Sean Dyche.

Munster unchanged for PRO12 final

12:38 | 26/5/17

Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has kept faith with the starting XV that defeated Ospreys for Saturday's Guinness PRO12 final against Scarlets at the A...

Zabaleta joins West Ham

13:43 | 26/5/17

Former Manchester City defender Pablo Zabaleta has joined West Ham on a free transfer.

What’s in the eir Sport Pack?

We’ve got heartstopping action across 7 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.