Sport: What’s on this weekend

THIS weekend Limerick face off agiainst Cork at the TUS Gaelic Grounds, while across the pond Liverpool and Chelsea will battle it out for the EFL Cup. See what other matches are on this weekend below. 

What: GAA Beo – Limerick VS Cork

When: Sunday 27 February

Time: 3:30pm

Channel: TG4

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Live coverage of the Allianz Hurling League Division 1 clash between Limerick and Cork. The Shannonsiders head into Sunday’s showdown having won the All Ireland last year, seeing off Cork with a sensational display in the Croke Park decider.

What: Six Nations Rugby – Ireland VS Italy

When: Sunday 27 February

Time: 7:20pm

Channel: RTÉ 2

The final match in the third round of fixtures, held at Aviva Stadium. Ireland’s nine-match winning run in the competition came to an end last time out when they lost 30-24 in France, but they will have expected to bounce back against an Italian side that had tasted defeat in 34 consecutive Six Nations contests.

What: Friday Night Soccer – Derry City VS Shamrock Rovers

When: Friday 25 February

Time: 7:30pm

Channel: RTÉ 2

Peter Collins presents live coverage of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division encounter at Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium. Rovers retained the title last season, while Derry will be looking to build on their respectable fourth-place finish.

What: Live EFL Cup Final – Chelsea VS Liverpool

When: Sunday 27 February

Time: 4pm

Channel: Sky Sports Main Event

Live coverage of this year’s final from Wembley Stadium.