Sky Sports News were stunned by a German journalist's description of Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker this morning.
We all know it's Brian O'Driscoll's final home game for Ireland tomorrow.
Sorry Brian, look away now.
By Peter O' DwyerIt's been described as the warrior game, the fastest game on grass and the game of the gods – so fittingly, last week the heavens provided the backdrop for some of the most spectacular hurling shots you're ever likely to see.
Brian O'Driscoll's "emotional" final international appearance in Dublin will not hinder Ireland's RBS 6 Nations title quest, according to Jamie Heaslip.
Ex-Formula One champion Michael Schumacher is "still in the wake up phase" and his medical situation is unchanged more than two months after his skiing accident, his agent says.
A little South African boy got a great reaction from the Brazilian players in last night's friendly in Johannesburg.
Hull City have confirmed that Republic of Ireland winger Robbie Brady will miss the rest of their Premier League campaign.