Bill O’Herlihy:  hung up his microphone as RTÉ’s main sports presenter in the summer. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Bill O’Herlihy, the gentleman of the Irish public relations scene, appears to be tying up a few more loose ends. Billo hung up his microphone as RTÉ’s(...)

Former Leeds United great Johnny Giles says owner Massimo Cellino (pictured) should “get out of the club”. Photograph: Tony Marshall/PA

Former Leeds United great John Giles says owner Massimo Cellino should “get out of the club” after he sacked head coach Darko Milanic on Saturday.Mil(...)

Rory McIlroy sports a kilt  and little else following Europe’s famous victory in the Ryder Cup.

When you find yourself watching Judd Trump v John Higgins in the Bulgarian Snooker Open on Eurosport you know that the heady spell of World Cup/All-Ir(...)

‘The panel weren’t far wrong, just a point off, although as Cyril noted: “If Hawk-Eye wasn’t there, Tipp would be All- Ireland champions.”’

Only one thing matched yesterday’s All-Ireland hurling final in the entertainment stakes: the reaction of English folk on the Twitter machine who were(...)

James McCarthy showing no signs of shyness at Gannon Park yesterday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

James McCarthy has admitted that he would like to take a greater grip on international games but dismissed suggestion that he is being held back in s(...)

Former Republic of Ireland manager John Giles has expressed the hope that Everton’s James McCarthy can fulfil his potential and really deliver during(...)

Liam Brady: ‘Exhausted? No, no. Watching football sitting in a chair is not a chore. It’s not work’

It is a wonderful thing to be driven around Highbury by Liam Brady. It is the area of London he first came to as a teenager. Now the baby seat for (...)

We’ll Leave It There So – broadcasting legend Bill O’Herlihy – with the panel of John Giles, Eamon Dunphy and Liam Brady – ahead of the World Cup Final as he prepared for his final broadcast for for RTÉ Television. Photo: Steve Langan/Inpho

You know, Kleenex should have sponsored RTÉ’s World Cup final coverage, divil a dry eye in the homes of the nation. Ciao Billo. And Brazil.(...)

 Argentina’s Lionel Messi during yesterday’s game against Switzerland at the Arena de Sao Paulo. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images

Day 20 and Bill O’Herlihy warned us that “it’ll be messy after the break”, so you assumed Kenny and Richie were on punditry duty again. But it was act(...)

Algeria’s Abdelmoumene Djabou celebrates scoring his team’s third goal against South Korea. Photograph: Marko Djurica/Reuters

The Cup of the World Championship Global Challenge continues apace with an unexpected and somewhat cruel continuation right the way through an all too(...)