Christy Fagan returns to the St Patrick’s Athletic squad for the game against Dundalk at Richmond Park. Photo:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Two years ago Dundalk’s title challenge bit the dust at Richmond Park and last September another defeat there helped Cork City to push them all the wa(...)

England manager Roy Hodgson says Jack Grealish is on his radar. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

England manager Roy Hodgson says he will leave it to Jack Grealish to decide upon his international future with the England manager apparently in no h(...)

Republic of Ireland international James McClean appears to be rather cool on the ongoing question of Jack Grealish’s international future with the (...)

Charlie Adam has been in  a rich vein of goalscoring form for Stoke. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Impressive runs of goalscoring form have earned Stoke’s Charlie Adam and Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths international recalls ahead of Scotlan(...)

Tommy Dunne pictured with St Patrick’s Athletic captain Ger O’Brien after the club’s FAI Cup victory over Derry City last season. Photo courtesy of St Patrick’s Athletic

Former Republic of Ireland international Tommy Dunne, who won back to back league titles after signing with St Patrick’s Athletic from Shamrock Rovers(...)

Cork City hope to have Ross Gaynor back from injury for their trip to Limerick. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Cork City boss John Caulfield hopes to have Ross Gaynor back from a hamstring injury for Saturday’s trip to Limerick but two of the manager’s regular (...)

Shane McEleney of Derry City challenges for the ball with David McMillan of Dundalk during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at Oriel Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk 1 Derry City 0 After the Bray game in which they scored early then often, Dundalk, or more accurately Derry, kept the home support waiting f(...)

Richie Towell has scored 10 goals for league leaders Dundalk so far this season. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile.

The rain is belting down outside and so when Richie Towell arrives bone dry, somebody asks about the venue for the photographs he’s just had taken to(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic manager Pat Fenlon would have been disappointed with his side’s SSE Airtricity League Premier Division draw with Shamrock Rovers on Monday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Perhaps predictably, Pat Fenlon took the “two points dropped” questions less well than Liam Buckley on Monday night but the Shamrock Rovers manager m(...)

Sligo Rovers celebrate their Setanta  Setanta Sports Cup Final win over Dundalk at Tallaght Stadium in May 2014. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The Setanta Sports Cup appeared to go the way of the earlier Blaxnit, Texaco and Tyler backed versions of the cross-Border competition yesterday when (...)