Roy Keane at the launch of the SSE Airtricity Under-17 National League at FAI Headquarters in Abbotstown yesterday. Keane called for more Irish players to be playing at top level. Photo: Donall Farmer/INPHO
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  • July 28, 2015, 08:07

National Under-17 League, a venture he hopes will see more Irish players playing at the top level. The(...)

Former Ireland and Manchester United captain Roy Keane played for Rockmount and Cobh Ramblers in Ireland before moving Nottingham Forrest. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

(...) on the pitch. Keane was speaking at the launch of the SSE Airtricity National Under-17 League in(...)

Diamond League GREYHOUND RACING Sky Sports 5, 7pm-9.30pm Brighton & Hove The Coral Sussex Cup(...)

Cork City players defend a free inside their own penalty area during the 1-1 draw with Dundalk. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dundalk 1-1 Cork City The top two in the SSE Airtricity League could not be separated at Oriel Park(...)

Brandon Miele scores twice in Shamrock Rovers’ victory over Limerick in their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, match at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) to league action after a month in Europe. Limerick’s consolation came from Ian Turner as Martin(...)

Kildare’s Paul Cribbin celebrates after his side beat Cork to reach the All-Ireland quarter-finals. Photo: Donall Farmer/INPHO

(...) start of the year it was Leinster, national league, All-Ireland. That was the belief there amongst the(...)

Drogheda’s Lee Duffy celebrates at the end of the game after scoring his team’s equaliser against Longford Town. Photo: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Longford Town 1 Drogheda United 1 Micheál Schlingermann produced two stunning late saves to earn Drogheda United a point at the City Calling Stadium. (...)

Henry Shefflin of Kilkenny gets by Galway full back Kevin Hynes and centre back Tony Ó Regan during the 2012 All-Ireland Senior Hurling final at Croke Park, which was won by Kilkenny after a replay. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

(...) the day when Joe Canning’s illustrious gifts became apparent to a national summer audience. The(...)

Bohemians’ Ismahil Akinade scores his side’s third goal against Derry City. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

(...) the week, but the pressure on Derry City manager Peter Hutton mounts as their run without a league win(...)

Jamie McGrath scores St Patrick’s Athletic’s second goal during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Sligo Rovers at the  Showgrounds. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 0 St Patrick’s Athletic 3 St Patrick’s Athletic served a timely reminder to Dundalk and Cork City that they were still in the title race (...)