Limerick’s current captain Shane Duggan’s father was the last man to score for the club at Markets Field 31 years ago. The Garyowen venue is again the club’s home ground. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

His father having scored the last league goal at the venue 31 years ago provides added resonance for current Limerick captain Shane Duggan as the club(...)

Cork City’s Colin Healy with Sean Thornton of Drogheda United. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Cork City 4 Drogheda United 1 Billy Dennehy scored a hat-trick as Cork City came from behind at Turner’s Cross last night to move to within fou(...)

Pat Fenlon: “I don’t see us as chasing anybody. We made a good start to the season and we have to make sure that run continues.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Christy Fagan and Ger O’Brien face late fitness tests ahead of this evening’s Dublin derby in Inchicore, where Seán Hoare will be available again to S(...)

Ciarán Kilduff of St Patrick’s Athletic shoots to score his side’s second goal in the  SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Drogheda United at  Richmond Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 2 Drogheda United 2Lee Duffy salvaged an unlikely point for Drogheda at Richmond Park as St Patrick’s paid the penalty for not t(...)

Dundalk players congratulate goalscorer David McMillan as they won again. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk maintained their winning start to the new season with a 3-0 win against a St Pat’s side who finished with nine men after an eventful encounter(...)

Drogheda 3 Sligo Rovers 2Drogheda United took the spoils in a five-goal thriller at United Park as they continue their 100 per cent start to the seas(...)

Stephen Bradley: “I’m glad they’ve chosen to see what the options might be out here and it would be nice if one or two of them got offers good enough to tempt them away.” Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Ireland’s final participation in the Fifpro winter tournament for out of contract players begins this morning in Oslo where Stephen Bradley’s men wil(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic midfielder Killian Brennan has designs on stalling the progress of high-flying Dundalk in tonight’s League of Ireland Premier Division game at Richmond Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Moving another step towards a first league title in 19 years will be something St Patrick’s Athletic will be determined to prevent Dundalk taking at R(...)

UCD’s James Kavanagh battles with  Christy Fagan of St Patrick’s Athletic during the Premier Division clash at the UCD Bowl. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

UCD 1 St Patrick’s Ath 1UCD’s recent improvement had yielded five points from three games but it was scarcely enough to suggest they would trip the ti(...)

Anto Flood of St Pat’s celebrates scoring his side’s second goal of the game by lifting up a young supporter who ran on to the pitch at Richmond Park.  Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 2 Sligo Rovers 0: The guy in charge of the music at Richmond Park seemed anxious to get the celebrations started early y(...)