FAI chief John Delaney was contacted the Irish Congress of Trade Unions general secretary Patricia King over the treatment of labourers in Qatar building the facilities for the 2022 World Cup. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The Irish Congress of Trade Unions has called on the FAI to take up the cause of immigrant workers in Qatar with its general secretary, Patricia King,(...)

FAI chief John Delaney: “Blatter has had a hell of a run at it. But surely he knows . . . that outside of the voting chambers that the world, the football public, the players and supporters want change.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

FAI chief executive John Delaney has confirmed that the association will follow Uefa’s lead in the Fifa presidential election this weekend in Zurich a(...)

Daryl Horgan (far right)   celebrates scoring his and Dundalk’s first goal in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division game against St Patrick’s  Athletic at Richmond Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Dundalk 2 One by one and with apparently increasing ease Dundalk clear the hurdles that stand between them and another title. (...)

Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish: “At this young age, he’s showing the qualities that will make him a very good future international player,” said England manager Roy Hodgson. . Photo:  Nick Potts/PA

Roy Hodgson has confirmed that Gareth Southgate and other members of his association’s technical staff have been in close contact with Jack Grealish a(...)

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 (...)