Angela Kerins, former  chief executive of Rehab:    She and Frank Flannery threatened legal action to prevent details of their remuneration being discussed at the Public Accounts Committee. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Rehab Group has appointed a new board in a move aimed at improving oversight and rebuilding its battered reputation following controversy over h(...)

The Republic of Ireland’s   David Meyler hold off Ali Al-Busaidi of Oman during the friendly international played at the the Aviva Satdium. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho 2:56

If life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans, friendlies like this are what happens while everyone else is exploring life. A sleepy nig(...)

Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice before the 2013 All-Ireland SFC semi-final against Dublin at Croke Park. Kerry lost but such was their performance the young manager emerged with his reputation actually enhanced. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

At half-time in the 2006 All-Ireland final, the Kerry dressing room was a crankier place than it ought to have been given they’d just posted a lordly (...)

 Argentina’s Lionel Messi during yesterday’s game against Switzerland at the Arena de Sao Paulo. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images

Day 20 and Bill O’Herlihy warned us that “it’ll be messy after the break”, so you assumed Kenny and Richie were on punditry duty again. But it was act(...)

Ten-ish days in and there are way too many highlights to mention, but we’ll have a go - in reverse order: (3) Brian Kerr on the ref with the vanishing(...)

Spain’s head coach Vicente del Bosque reacts during his side’s  group B preliminary round match against Chile at the Estadio do Maracana in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: EPA/JUANJO MARTIN

As you may well have been shocked and saddened to learn, Dunphy casually tossed off a few uncharacteristically colourful words during Tuesday’s live (...)

Robbie Keane: The Liverpool experience could have been scarring but Keane just shook it off. Photograph: Donall Farmer

If Stephen Ireland exhibits supreme indifference to the idea of playing football for his country, then with each passing year it seems that Robbie Kea(...)

The post of chief executive of the Rehab group, which has been vacant since the departure of Angela Kerins (pictured), will be formally advertised in the next few days.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The former chief executive of the insurance company Aviva Ireland is to be the new chairman of the Rehab organisation.Sean Egan will act as executive (...)

Angela Kerins announced in April that she was resigning as chief executive of the Rehab Group citing the toll the controversy surrounding the charity group had taken on it and also on her personal life Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The next chief executive of the Rehab group will receive a salary of around €140,000 a year, it has emerged.Management consultant Eddie Molloy, who ha(...)

Former Rehab director Frank Flannery

Rehab directors will not be paid fees for consulting, lobbying or any other services following revelations of money paid to Fr(...)