Fifa Secretary General Jerome Valcke arrives for a meeting in Doha  with the Fifa taskforce, including officials from football’s global governing body, top leagues and players’ representatives, to discuss moving the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to winter due to scorching summer temperatures in the Gulf state. Photograph: Getty Images

Leagues unhappy but scramble has already started to secure compensation for switch

Robbie Keane of LA Galaxy is challenged by Keith Fahey of Shamrock Rovers during the match in Tallaght. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Keane can’t quite cap homecoming with goal

FAI CEO John Delaney, at 47, won’t be affected by the age limit for senior council members for a while yet.

Council members will be able stay on until 75

Robbie Keane: “The Euros in 2012 is something you want to forget about. I don’t think about it too much but look, I just want to do my best for the country, if that’s getting to another Euros then great.” Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Euro 2016 may provide platform to end international career on a high, says Ireland captain

The Greater Manchester Police has confirmed that Roy Keane was interviewed following a reported altercation with a taxi driver in Altrincham town centre in Manchester in January which led to police being called. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Republic of Ireland assistant manager questioned after alleged taxi driver altercation

  Damien Duff’s (right) Melbourne City career in doubt after injury.  Photograph:  Graham Denholm/Getty Images

Andy Keogh forced to apologise after his arrest for incident outside Adelaide nightclub

Robbie Keane: has welcomed the idea of Kevin Doyle joining him in the MLS if he joins Colorado Rapids. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Troublesome knee injury caused Mark Hughes to rest the striker in midweek

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill will be desperate for home wins against Poland and Scotland. Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Martin O’Neill’s side now 67th, which is only three above their lowest ever position

Kevin Doyle delaying move. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Seán St Ledger awaits news from Orlando City after 45 minutes against Toronto

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