1. Ireland failed to win their World Cup qualifying match against Serbia in the Aviva last night. The 1-0 result will see the team face an uphill task to make it to the World Cup in Russia next summer. The play Moldova on 6th October.
2. Stormzy was among the winners at the GQ Men of The Year awards last night. He took home the trophy for Solo Artist of the Year. Zayn Malik won for Most Stylish Man while Cillian Murphy got the nod for TV Actor of the Year.
3. Met Eireann and the UK Met Office are meeting this morning to agree names for storms due next year. This is the second time the organisations have joined forces. The names will be revealed later today.
4. Nate Diaz has taken a dig at Conor McGregor on Instagram. He regrammed a photo shared by the official UFC account which used the quote "I never lose. Either I win or I learn.
5. And finally, a video has gone viral today after a bat flew into a house in Kerry. Watch the mayhem unfold here.
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