FAI chief executive John Delaney not happy with SFA. Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho

FAI chief executive John Delaney has branded as “a joke” the Scottish FA’s statement regarding the ticket row ahead of the Euro 2016 qualifier in Glas(...)

Cider maker C&C said its management is reviewing the “optimal structure” for its English and Welsh operations.

C&C, the Bulmers/Magners cider maker which has lost about an eighth of its market value in the last week, says it may look at “downsizing” its (...)

The FAI has received over 12,000 applications for the 3,209 tickets they received  for the Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland at Celtic Park on November 14th. Photograph:   Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) have hit out at the Scottish Football Association (SFA) for not increasing the away team allocation of ticke(...)

Republic of Ireland midfielder Glenn Whelan grimaces in pain after fracturing a leg in the Euro 2016 qualifier against Germany  in Gelsenkirchen. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill will give midfielder Glenn Whelan every chance to make his final squad for the Euro 2016 qualifier against (...)

Glasgow’s Peter Horne:  called up due to doubts over Alex Dunbar. Photograph: Inpho

Scotland head coach Vern Cotter has brought two additional players into his squad as injury cover ahead of the autumn internationals.Glasgow centre Pe(...)

Jack Bruce: composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist has died of liver disease, aged 71. Photograph: Joel Ryan/PA Wire

Jack Bruce, who became famous in the 1960s as the bassist and lead vocalist for the hugely successful rock group Cream, and whose adventurous approac(...)

Russell Brand: “The reason I don’t vote is the same reason I don’t eat glitter; there’s no fucking point”. Photo: EPA

Brand has been good at many things in his 39-year life. He has made people laugh. He has made them cross. He has had a genius for getting into scrapes(...)

Peter Lawrie, playing in Australia has lost his Tour card after a disappointing second round 77. The Irishman combined 152 puts him well outside the cut line. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Two Irish golfers have lost their Tour cards for next season. Peter Lawrie and Gareth Maybin fell short in Australia and will return to Qualifying Sch(...)

  Glenn Whelan of the Republic of Ireland receives treatment during the Euro  2016 qualifier against  Germany   in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. Photograph:  Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images

Martin O’Neill is set to be without both Glenn Whelan and Wes Hoolahan for the critically important European Championship qualifier against Scotland (...)

Babies play “under the sea” during a sensory class run by Lisa Mooney in the Clybaun Hotel at Knocknacarra in Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

James Leonard Bane may not be able to walk just yet, but that doesn’t deter him from tap dancing with his peers.“None of this swinging in my mum’s arm(...)