Shane Callaghan

Assorted Poles celebrate after winning the Euro 2016 RO16 match between Switzerland and Poland on June 25, 2016
Result: Pavol Safranko goal downs Poland as Slovakia upset host nation
Slovakia upset Poland in Lublin as the host nation crash to a 2-1 defeat in their opening game of the Under-21 Euro 2017.
Jun 16, 21:37
Assorted Poles celebrate after winning the Euro 2016 RO16 match between Switzerland and Poland on June 25, 2016
Live Commentary: Poland Under-21s 1-2 Slovakia Under-21s - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of Poland Under-21s 2-1 defeat by Slovakia in Euro 2017.
Jun 16, 19:15
Alvaro Morata of Spain and Nathaniel Clyne of England during an international friendly on November 15, 2016
Result: Spain survive Macedonia scare to stay top of Group G
Spain maintained their spot at the top of Group G in World Cup qualifying with a surprisingly hard-fought 2-1 win over Macedonia in Skopje.
Jun 11, 21:37
Alvaro Morata of Spain and Nathaniel Clyne of England during an international friendly on November 15, 2016
Live Commentary: Macedonia 1-2 Spain - as it happened
Relive our live text commentary as Spain beat Macedonia 2-1 in World Cup qualifying.
Jun 11, 19:15
Head coach Joachim Loew of Germany reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final match between Germany and Argentina at Maracana on July 13, 2014
Live Commentary: Germany 7-0 San Marino - as it happened
Relive Germany's demolition of San Marino in Nuremberg with our live text coverage.
Jun 10, 19:15
Belgium players celebrate Romelu Lukaku's second during the Euro 2016 Group E match against Republic of Ireland on July 18, 2016
Live Commentary: Estonia 0-2 Belgium - as it happened
Relive Belgium's uninspiring 2-0 win over Estonia in World Cup qualifying with Sports Mole's live coverage of the event.
Jun 9, 19:15
Aaron Ramsey goes off injured during the FA Cup game between Hull City and Arsenal on March 8, 2016
Team News: Aaron Ramsey returns for Arsenal
Aaron Ramsey earns his first Arsenal start since March for the visit of West Brom.
Apr 21, 18:48
Alexis 'uncut' Sanchez celebrates with Alex Iwobi during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Arsenal on April 9, 2016
Alex Iwobi hails Arsenal teammate Danny Welbeck
Alex Iwobi thanks Danny Welbeck for helping him settle at Arsenal.
Apr 21, 18:26
Shola Ameobi of Newcastle in action during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Fulham at the St James Park on August 31, 2013
Shola Ameobi wants Sunderland survival
Shola Ameobi wants to see both Newcastle United and Sunderland avoid the drop.
Apr 21, 18:08
Kei Nishikori in action during the Miami Open final on April 3, 2016
Result: Kei Nishikori stays in the hunt in Barcelona with Jeremy Chardy win
Kei Nishikori beats Jeremy Chardy 6-3 7-5 to reach the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open.
Apr 21, 17:43
The mighty Rafael Nadal in action at the Barcelona Open on April 20, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal thumps compatriot Albert Montanes to reach quarter-finals
Rafael Nadal coasts into the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open by sweeping aside compatriot Albert Montanes 6-2 6-2.
Apr 21, 17:25
Paul Lawrie in action during the third round of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters at the Doha Golf Club on January 29, 2016
Alexander Levy, Lee Soomin earn share of lead in Shenzhen
Alexander Levy and Lee Soomin shoot opening-round 66s in Shenzhen to earn a share of the lead.
Apr 21, 17:12
Chris Smalling and Bojan Krkic in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Stoke on February 2, 2016
Chris Smalling relishing Everton FA Cup clash
Chris Smalling is looking forward to Manchester United's FA Cup semi-final with Everton.
Apr 21, 16:48
Ronald Koeman gets ready for battle ahead of the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on February 6, 2016
Ronald Koeman wary of Aston Villa
Ronald Koeman warns Southampton that Aston Villa might be something of a wounded animal ahead of their trip to Villa Park.
Apr 21, 16:29
Divock Origi leaves the field on a stretcher during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 20, 2016
Everton's Ramiro Funes Mori apologises to Divock Origi for horror challenge
Ramiro Funes Mori says sorry to Liverpool hitman Divock Origi following his horror challenge in the Merseyside derby at Anfield.
Apr 21, 15:58
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Arsenal on April 9, 2016
Harry Redknapp worries Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is on the brink
Harry Redknapp worries that Arsene Wenger will walk away from Arsenal if fans' poor treatment of him continues.
Apr 21, 15:44
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy kicks off after being sent off by Jonathan Moss on April 17, 2016
Martin Keown: 'Jamie Vardy suspension could be huge in title race'
Martin Keown wonders how Leicester City will perform without Jamie Vardy in the visit of Swansea.
Apr 21, 15:26
Shane Duffy of Blackburn Rovers celebrates scoring during the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Blackburn Rovers at The Den on November 4, 2014
Shane Duffy reflects on home Republic of Ireland debut
Blackburn defender Shane Duffy admits that making his home debut in the Republic of Ireland's 1-1 draw with Switzerland gave him goosebumps.
Mar 26, 22:50
Adam Johnson arrives for sentencing at Bradford Crown Court on March 24, 2016
Report: Adam Johnson's ex-Sunderland teammates won't visit him in prison
Adam Johnson's former Sunderland teammates will not visit him in prison, according to reports.
Mar 26, 22:31
Jonas Olsson of West Bromwich Albion during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and West Bromwich Albion at Britannia Stadium on August 29, 2015
Jonas Olsson wants new West Bromwich Albion deal for Gareth McAuley
Jonas Olsson encourages West Brom to offer veteran defender Gareth McAuley a new contract.
Mar 26, 22:19
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Neil Mellor: 'Skrtel arrival cost Liverpool at Southampton'
Neil Mellor claims that Jurgen Klopp's decision to swap Dejan Lovren for Martin Skrtel cost Liverpool at Southampton.
Mar 26, 21:47
Mark Noble of West Ham United jumps a challenge from Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur on March 2, 2016
Matthew Upson hails 'tenacious' West Ham United captain Mark Noble
Matthew Upson hails his ex-West Ham teammate Mark Noble ahead the latter's testimonial at the Boleyn Ground.
Mar 26, 21:26
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez on March 20, 2016
Nikos Dabizas warns relegation would be "disaster" for Newcastle United
Former Newcastle defender Nikos Dabizas says that it would be an absolute "disaster" if the Magpies were relegated.
Mar 26, 21:14
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez on March 20, 2016
Kevin Keegan tips Rafael Benitez to keep Newcastle United in the Premier League
Kevin Keegan says that new Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez will keep the Magpies in the Premier League.
Mar 26, 21:00
Italy's coach Antonio Conte follows the action during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group H qualifying football match Norway vs Italy on September 9, 2014
Southampton striker Graziano Pelle: 'Antonio Conte would do well at Chelsea'
Graziano Pelle says that Italy boss Antonio Conte would be a success at Chelsea.
Mar 26, 20:44
Harry Kane warms up prior to the international friendly between Germany and England on March 26, 2016
Emile Heskey: 'Tottenham Hotspur hitman Harry Kane could play for Real Madrid'
Former Liverpool striker Emile Heskey believes that Spurs marksman Harry Kane is good enough for Real Madrid.
Mar 26, 20:30
Olivier Giroud and Mesut Ozil look distraught during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Watford on March 13, 2016
France boss Didier Deschamps singles out Arsenal's Olivier Giroud for praise
Didier Deschamps pays tribute to Olivier Giroud for his performance in France's 3-2 win over the Netherlands.
Mar 26, 20:10
England manager Gareth Southgate looks on during the UEFA Under21 European Championship match between England and Italy at Andruv Stadium on June 24, 2015
Result: Chuba Akpom on target but England Under-21s are held in Switzerland
Chuba Akpom's second-half opener was not enough as England Under-21s are denied three big points by Switzerland in a Euro 2017 qualifier in Thun.
Mar 26, 19:55
Theo Walcott celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Hull City and Arsenal on March 8, 2016
Arsene Wenger backs out-of-form Theo Walcott for Arsenal resurgence
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is certain that goal-shy Theo Walcott will rediscover his red-hot form over the coming years.
Mar 26, 19:28
Danny Welbeck of England celebrates scoring the second goal during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between England and Lithuania at Wembley Stadium on March 27, 2015
Team News: Danny Welbeck, Harry Kane start in Berlin
Danny Welbeck and Harry Kane start for England in the friendly clash with Germany in Berlin.
Mar 26, 19:02
Manolo Gabbiadini in action for Napoli on November 5, 2015
West Ham United, Tottenham Hotspur to battle for Manolo Gabbiadini?
Spurs and West Ham prepare to rival one another for the signing of Napoli striker Manolo Gabbiadini, according to reports.
Mar 24, 22:52
Moenchengladbach's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka (L) and Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match on March 22, 2015
Report: Arsenal hunt Granit Xhaka
Arsenal close in on a £33m swoop for Granit Xhaka, according to reports.
Mar 24, 22:31
Craig Cathcart of Northern Ireland holds off David Cotterill of Wales during the international friendly match on March 24, 2016
Joe Allen: 'Lots to do for Wales'
Wales midfielder Joe Allen says that the team have much to do if they want to compete at Euro 2016 after scraping a 1-1 home draw with Northern Ireland.
Mar 24, 22:12
France's Sebastien Haller scores past Scotland's goalkeeper Jack Hamilton during the Euro 2017 U21 Championship qualifier on March 24, 2016
Result: Sebastien Haller double downs Scotland Under-21s in Angers
Ricky Sbragia's Scotland Under-21 side lose 2-0 to their French counterparts to leave their Euro 2017 qualification hopes hanging by a thread.
Mar 24, 21:51
Jon Walters #14 of the Republic of Ireland celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifier play off, second leg match between Republic of Ireland and Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Aviva Stadium on Novemb
Republic of Ireland defender John O'Shea keen to banish memories of Euro 2012
Republic of Ireland defender John O'Shea hopes that the Boys in Green give a better account of themselves when they return to a European Championship.
Mar 24, 21:27
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring in the Manchester derby on March 20, 2016
England Under-21 boss Gareth Southgate wants patience over Marcus Rashford
England Under-21 coach Gareth Southgate urges Roy Hodgson not to reward Marcus Rashford with a senior Three Lions call-up just yet.
Mar 24, 21:14
Germany's midfielder Mario Gotze celebrates after he scored during the International friendly football match Germany vs Chile in Stuttgart, southwestern Germany, on March 5, 2014
Thomas Muller: 'Mario Gotze not happy at Bayern Munich'
Mario Gotze is not happy at Bayern Munich, according to his teammate at the Allianz Arena Thomas Muller.
Mar 24, 20:48
Jack Wilshere of England celebrates scoring their second goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifier between Slovenia and England on at the Stozice Arena on June 14, 2015
Paul Merson: 'Take Arsenal ace Jack Wilshere to Euro 2016'
Ex-Arsenal forward Paul Merson says that England boss Roy Hodgson should take midfielder Jack Wilshere to Euro 2016.
Mar 24, 20:30
Sevilla's French forward Kevin Gameiro celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Super Cup final football match between FC Barcelona and Sevilla FC in Tbilisi on August 11, 2015
Kevin Gameiro happy with Barcelona speculation
Kevin Gameiro welcomes speculation linking him with a move to Barcelona, but insists that he is happy at Sevilla.
Mar 24, 20:14
James McCarthy of Republic of Ireland (C) celebrates victory with team mates after the UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifier group D match between Republic of Ireland and Germany at the Aviva Stadium on October 8, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland.
Result: Italy thump Ireland in Under-21 meeting
The Republic of Ireland suffer a 4-1 home defeat by Italy in a Euro 2017 Under-21 qualifier in Waterford.
Mar 24, 19:58