Trevor Croly (left) with Philly McMahon during the manager’s time at former club Shamrock Rovers: his brief spell in charge of Bray had seen the club claim seven points from five games.  Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Bray Wanderers were again looking for a new manager yesterday after it was confirmed that neither Trevor Croly nor his assistant John Gill would be re(...)

Dundalk players celebrate John Mountney’s late  winner in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Drogheda United at   United Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Champions League qualifier, then they must also have hoped to send a bit of a message to BATE Borisov, the(...)

Bohemians’ members  have approved the €3.8 million sale of Dalymount Park to Dublin City Council. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Members of Bohemians last night approved the €3.8 million sale of Dalymount Park to Dublin City Council. The club is now in a position to complete the(...)

 Jimmy Doyle, Tipperary hurling legend,   at the Thurles Sarsfields Club at Semple Stadium. Photograph:  Bryan O’Brien

Thurles would also find seven National League and eight Railway Cup inter-provincial medals in the cabinet(...)

Carlos Bacca is set to complete a move form Sevilla to AC Milan. Photograph: Getty

(...) scored seven goals in the Europa League, including two in last month’s final that saw Sevilla beat Dnipro(...)

Sunderland have completed the signing of  of Liverpool defender Sebastian Coates on a four-year deal. Photograph:  Richard Sellers/PA

(...) a permanent basis. “He has Barclays Premier League experience, which is important and, after(...)

Australia’s Israel Folau has signed an extension to his national contract until the end of 2018. Photograph: Reuters

Australian Rules football. Former rugby league star Folau’s brilliant adaptation to the 15-man code brought(...)

Emma Smyth during Ireland’s match against South Africa during the Hockey World League semi-final in in Valencia, Spain. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) their World League 3 campaign in Valencia last week, one which ended hopes of qualifying for the 2016(...)

Jim Gavin shakes hands with Kildare manager Jason Ryan (left) at Croke Park. The Dublin manager has reshaped his side’s defensive set-up to good effect.  Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) dropping back in some national league games and as it turned out, Meath, Kildare and Westmeath replicated(...)

Sean O’Driscoll, manager of England Under-19’s is the new Liverpool assistant. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images
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Soccer: Europa League Liverpool are set to extend their Irish connections with the expected(...)