The Everton pair of Darron Gibson and Aiden McGeady are both being linked with loan moves away ahead of this summer’s Euro 2016 Championships. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Roberto Martinez was at pains at his prematch press conference yesterday to present Everton’s attitude towards Aiden McGeady and Darron Gibson as supp(...)

Carli Lloyd bagged a hattrick as the USA beat Ireland women 5-0 in San Diego. Photograph: Getty

USA 5 Republic of Ireland 0 The Irish women’s team were well beaten in their friendly match with world champions USA on Saturday evening in San Diego(...)

UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino is  hoping to replace Sepp Blatter as president of Fifa. Photograph: Alain Grosclaude/AFP/Getty Images

Uefa general secretary Gianni Infantino says he is “very confident” of being elected president of Fifa after receiving the unanimous backing of the E(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill in the Oriel Park stand watching Dundalk’s  Uefa Champions League second qualifying round match against FC Bate Borisov  last July. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

League champions Dundalk appear to be edging towards a move away from the club’s home at Oriel Park, with the FAI confirming that it has lobbied Lout(...)

Kevin Foley playing for the Republic of Ireland  of Ireland in a training game ahead of Euro 2012. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ipswich have confirmed the signing of Republic of Ireland international Kevin Foley who has been on trial with the club in recent weeks after returnin(...)

Republic of Ireland and Arsenal goalkeeper Emma Byrne. Photograph: Getty Images.

Internation friendly United States v Republic of Ireland San Diego, 1030pm Irish time Setanta Sports Republic of Ireland international goalkeeper a(...)

 Bury  goalkeeper Ian Lawlor saves Steve Davies’s penalty as his side defeated Bradford City in the FA Cup on Tuesday. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland Under-21 international Ian Lawlor has made it clear that his penalty shoot-out contribution to Bury’s FA Cup success on Tuesday ni(...)

Central defender Alex Pearce (right) has gone on loan from Derby County to Bristol City in a bid to boost his chances of making the Republic of Ireland squad for Euro 2016. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland defender Alex Pearce has joined Championship strugglers Bristol City on loan until the end of the season after failing to establis(...)

Anthony Stokes has joined Hibernian on loan until the end of the season. Photograph: Getty

Hibernian have completed the signing of Celtic striker Anthony Stokes on loan until the end of the season. The 27 year-old, who has played just twice(...)

Republic of Ireland fans will do well to gets tickets to support their side at Euro 16 in France. Photograph: Eric Luke.

Tickets to see the Republic of Ireland’s games at next summer’s European Championships in France were among the most sought after in the latest round(...)