Major Blow For Hull

Hull CityHull’s 7-million pound summer signing Robert Snodgrass could be out for up to 6-months after dislocating his kneecap. He also damaged ligaments after suffering the injury during the opening day Premier League victory over QPR on Saturday. Real Madrid have announced that Luca Modric has signed a new four-year contract. The midfielder left Tottenham for the Spanish side in 2012. Barcelona’s appeal against a one-year transfer ban has been rejected by FIFA. It’s in relation to repeatedly breaching transfer regulations in signing youth players. The Spanish club won’t be able to bring in new players during 2015, covering the January and summer transfer windows. In Women’s soccer Ireland face Slovenia at Tallaght Stadium at 7.30 tonight in the last of their World cup qualifiers.