Shamrock Rovers midfielder Patrick Cregg is optimistic about hiSs side’s league campaign in the long run. Photograph: Colm O’Neill/Inpho.

At home to Bray Wanderers on Friday night and a trip to bottom side Longford Town next weekend offers Shamrock Rovers the not unreasonable expectatio(...)

Bray Wanderers have announced that manager Mick Cooke has left the Premier Division club. Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

As Bray Wanderers confirmed the departure of manager Mick Cooke – chairman Denis O’Connor said Harry Kenny will be in charge for at least two games –(...)

Dundalk’s Ronan Finn celebrates scoring from the penalty spot in the Airtricity League game against   Sligo Rovers at Oriel park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dundalk 1 Sligo Rovers 0 Dundalk moved three points clear at the top of the SSE Airtricity League table thanks to Ronan Finn’s 44th-minute penalty (...)

Dundalk’s Patrick McEleney stretches to block Greg Bolger of Cork City during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at Oriel Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dundalk 0 Cork City 1 News of Stephen Kenny’s two-year contract extension was as good as it got for the home support in Oriel Park, where Cork deli(...)

 Dane Massey of Dundalk reacts to missing a chance at Ferrycarrig Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Wexford Youths 1 Dundalk 2 Ciaran Kilduff deprived Wexford Youths of a first Premier Division point with a late winner at Ferrycarrig Park to keep th(...)

Dundalk and Cork City will do battle in this weekend’s President’s Cup final. Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Having hurtled through their respective pre-seasons, 2016 title contenders Dundalk and Cork City come face to face in the President’s Cup on Saturday (...)

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(...)