Cork City players Mark O’Sullivan and Billy Dennehy square up to each other after the 1-1 draw with KR Reykjavik in the first leg of the Europa Cup first qualifying round. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Cork City 1 KR Reykjavik 1 Cork City were held at Turner’s Cross by KR Reykjavik on their first European fixture since 2008. Alan Bennett gave (...)

A file photograph of  gay activist displaying signs along the St Patrick’s Day parade route in New York in protest at being excluded from the annual event. Photograph:  Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images.

New York City’s St Patrick’s Day parade has overhauled its management structures to oust the organising committee’s long-standing chairman John Dunlea(...)

Christy Fagan returns to the St Patrick’s Athletic squad for the game against Dundalk at Richmond Park. Photo:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Two years ago Dundalk’s title challenge bit the dust at Richmond Park and last September another defeat there helped Cork City to push them all the wa(...)

 Stephen Rice celebrates with Lorcan Shannon after Longford Town scored their second goal against Shamrock Rovers B in the SSE Airtricity League First Division match at  City Calling Stadium in  Longford. Photograph:   Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Cork City 2 Drogheda Utd 1Cork City never looked overly troubled as they joined Dundalk at the top of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division with (...)

Ronan Finn (centre) of Shamrock Rovers and Cork’s Colin Healy in action during last night’s game at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0, Cork city 2 Mark O’Sullivan and Gearoid Morrissey struck early and late in the second half as Cork City firmly threw down their(...)

I have long been opposed to gays marching in the St Patrick’s Day parade on Fifth Avenue. It isn’t because my father was a past national (...)

Shamrock Rovers manager Trevor Croly

St Patrick’s Athletic may be unlikely to repeat last year’s big win in the first meeting of the season with Shamrock Rovers in Tallaght tonight(...)