Jack Sheedy: after spells in charge of Edenderry and Moorefield succeeds Glenn Ryan as Longford manager. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

Former Dublin All Star centrefielder Jack Sheedy has been appointed manager of Longford’s footballers in succession to Glenn Ryan. He will also have c(...)

It’s not dubbed the managerial merry-go-round for nothing: Kieran McGeeney is leaving Kildare and returning to his native county Armagh. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

So it’s not dubbed the managerial merry-go-round for nothing: on the same night Jason Ryan went before the Kildare county board to be ratified as thei(...)

 Glenn Ryan: “I was managing Longford for five years, was with the Kildare Under-21s before that and went straight into that from playing so this will be my first winter off since 1988.” Photograph: Inpho

Kildare’s search for a football manager to replace Kieran McGeeney looks set to continue into the winter months after Glenn Ryan ruled himself out of (...)

Longford manager Glenn Ryan seperates Shane Mulligan from referee Padrag O’Sullivan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Wexford 2-15 Longford 0-16 (aet)Wexford survived a thorough examination of strength, stamina, and spirit at Pearse Park.A fascinating encounter sprink(...)