Sunday sport: Liverpool take away win over Arsenal; Glen and St Brigid’s make All-Ireland final

Updated: 6.30pm

Here’s the latest from the day’s sporting action…


The third round of the FA Cup continued on Sunday, with eight games down for decision.

In the 2pm kick-offs, there were wins for Leeds, Wrexham, West Brom and Manchester City.

At the same time, there were draws between West Ham and Bristol, Nottingham Forest and Blackpool, and Luton and Bolton.

The game of the day between Arsenal and Liverpool ended in a 2-0 victory for Jürgen Klopp’s side.


All-Ireland Club Championships

Roscommon’s St Brigid’s have booked their place in the All-Ireland Senior Club Football Final after beating Cork’s Castlehaven 1-11 to 0-10 at Semple Stadium.

They will face Glen after the Derry club survived a late comeback from Dublin’s Kilmacud Crokes to win 1-14 to 2-10 at Pairc Esler.

Munster Hurling League

Limerick and Cork’s Munster Hurling League fixture was postponed earlier today dur to heavy fog in Mallow.

At Fraher Field, Waterford beat Tipperary 1-22 to 1-20.

Walsh Cup

Two Walsh Cup fixtures were called off due to poor weather, while the third had to be abandoned in the second half.

Kilkenny v Carlow and Westmeath v Antrim were both cancelled, while Offaly and Galway’s meeting was abandoned after 55 minutes, with the Tribesmen leading 4-15 to 1-11, due to worsening conditions.

McKenna Cup

Donegal beat Antrim 1-10 to 0-7 in the McKenna Cup in Ballybofey, while Antrim suffered a narrow loss to Fermanagh, with the game ending 1-10 to 1-9.

Connacht Football League

There was more action at the Connacht Airdome on Sunday, as London travelled to face Mayo in the Connacht Football League quarter-finals.

The visitors took a 0-12 to 1-8 win, and will now face Roscommon in the semi-final next Saturday.

McGrath Cup

In Group B’s second round fixture between Clare and Waterford, the Banner took a 3-18 to 1-7 win at Lemybrien.


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