Morning Sports Update

Arsenal missed the chance to go third in the Premier League last night, as they lost 1-0 to Sheffield United at Bramall Lane.

Republic of Ireland internationals David McGoldrick, John Egan and Enda Stevens were part of a Blades team that won the match through a close range effort by Frenchman Lys Mousset.

Gunners manager Unai Emery says his team is still a work in progress.

Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur are in Champions League action tonight.

City are at home to Italians Atalanta in Group C at 8pm.

The other match in that Group sees Shakhtar Donetsk play Dinamo Zagreb.

Spurs also have an 8pm kick off, against Red Star Belgrade in Group B at the new White Hart Lane.

The North London club were thumped 7-2 by Bayern Munich in their last European encounter.

But striker Harry Kane believes they can bounce back

The other tie in that Group is between Olympiakos and Bayern.

In Group A, it’s Club Brugge versus Paris Saint Germain and Galatasaray at home to Real Madrid.

In Group D, Atletico Madrid play Bayer Leverkusen, while Juventus entertain Lokomotiv Moscow.

There are also seven games in the Championship across the water.

Leaders West Bromwich Albion take on Barnsley, with second placed Leeds United away to Preston North End.

In the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Derry City welcome St Patrick’s Athletic to the Ryan McBride Brandywell for a 7.45 start.

England rugby coach Eddie Jones says somebody has been spying on their training session, as the build up continues to Saturday’s World Cup semi final against New Zealand in Japan.

But Jones isn’t too worried

And there are 8 races at the Curragh today, with the first off at 1pm.