Johnny Fullam, starred for Shamrock Rovers and later Bohemians. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

Johnny Fullam, who has died aged 75,will be recalled in sporting history as the man who abandoned a potentially brilliant career in England to establi(...)

Members of the Shamrock Rovers team that won an unprecedented six FAI Cups in a row during the 1960s, Johnny Fullam centre, front row. Photo: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

Former Preston North End, Bohemians, Shamrock Rovers and Athlone Town stalwart Johnny Fullam has died, aged 75. Fullam won a record eight FAI Cup meda(...)

Soon to be World Cup winning England manager Alf Ramsey issues instructions as internationals Ray Wilson and Alan Ball (centre) toy with the ball while captain Bobby Moore listens attentively; The Irish Times eulogises the famous victory. photograph: pa

Before his untimely death in 1993, Ronnie Whelan snr was apt to recall that growing up in Cabra on Dublin’s north side, he was never regarded as the b(...)