Dundalk are League of Ireland champions for the second year running after a 1-1 draw away at Shamrock Rovers secured the title. Photograph: Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 1-1 Dundalk They say a good neighbour is always there to lend a helping hand and so it proved last night as Dundalk were crowne(...)

Dundalk’s Richie Towell celebrates scoring during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Limerick at  Markets Field. Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Limerick FC 1 Dundalk 3 Three late goals helped Dundalk move to within just one win of retaining their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division title as(...)

Daryl Horgan celebrates opening the scoring for Dundalk in their FAI Cup quarter-final against Sligo Rovers. Photo: Donall Farmer/INPHO

Dundalk 4 Sligo Rovers 0 A second half performance they’ll do well to match over what remains of this season edged Dundalk a little closer to the club(...)

Derry City manager Peter Hutton has a depleted squad for Friday’s FAI Cup game against Drogheda United. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

With four all-Premier Division ties in the cup on Friday evening, at least one non-league side, Tolka Rovers or Killester United, will make it safe(...)

Damien Duff: “I feel good in training but I’ve trained only three times in seven months which is a bit risky so we’ll leave it to the manager and see how it goes.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Damien Duff is hoping for even a few minutes of football when Shamrock Rovers take on Cork City this evening in Tallaght where both sides could do wit(...)

Ciaran Kilduff was on target as champions Dundalk stretched their lead at the top. Photograph: Inpho

Derry City 0 Dundalk 2 Dundalk took full advantage of Cork City’s shock defeat by Limerick, but Stephen Kenny’s men didn’t have it all their ow(...)

Shamrock Rovers manager Pat Fenlon: “Starting with Pat’s, we’ve got to go and beat them. We’ve Cork here in a few weeks as well and we’ve got to go and try and win that.” Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

With just one win in seven games against the other four teams in the top five this season, Shamrock Rovers’ manager Pat Fenlon knows the importance(...)

Conan Byrne is in line to play for St Patrick’s Athletic in their Europa League second-leg match against Skonto Riga. Photograph:   Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Conan Byrne is back in contention to start for St Patrick’s Athletic in Inchicore this evening (7.45pm) as the Dubliners look to build on the away (...)

Bray Wanderers’ Peter McGlynn celebrates scoring his goal during the SSE Airtricity Premier Division match against Longford Town at the Carlisle Grounds. Photo:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 1 St Patrick’s Athletic 0 A late winner from Peter McGlynn ensured new manager Trevor Croly got his Bray Wanderers revival off t(...)

 St Patrick’s Athletic and Shamrock Rovers play out their 0-0 draw at Richmond Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Shamrock Rovers 0 The two Dublin clubs that started the season with title aspirations lost more ground on the league le(...)