Bournemouth midfielder Harry Arter has not played since injuring his Achilles. Photograph: Getty.

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has admitted that he remains unsure as to whether midfielder Harry Arter will play for the club again before the end o(...)

 Harry Arter has been out of the Bournemouth side with an Achilles injury. Photograph:  Steve Bardens/Getty Images

Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe has admitted that he remains unsure as to whether midfielder Harry Arter will play for the club again before the end of th(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill with Sadhbh McKane, Benjamin Lynch and Braydon Roche at the launch of Sports Direct FAI Summer Soccer Schools. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has strongly suggested that he is inclined to wait until he sees how his team gets on at Euro 2016 before (...)

Martin O’Neill has no concerns over Séamus Coleman ahead of Euro 2016. Photograph: Inpho

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has said that he has complete confidence in Séamus Coleman’s ability to shine at the European Championships(...)

Southampton’s Shane Long celebrates scoring the team’s first goal against Aston Villa. Photograph: Reuters/Jason Cairnduff

Stoke City will be clearer over the coming days if Shay Given will be fit for next weekend’s Premier League game against Sunderland or, if he misses (...)

Manchester City’s Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero scores their second goal past Stoke City’s Irish goalkeeper Shay Given from the penalty spot. Photograph: Getty Images

Manchester City 4 Stoke City 0 Shay Given’s chances of making Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland squad for Euro 2016 suffered a setback as he left (...)

His doctors remain reluctant to predict a date for his return, and Alan Judge dares not for fear that he might not make it, but the 27-year-old Dublin(...)

Shay Given made his league debut for Stoke City in their Premier League tie with Tottenham Hotspur. Photo: Lee Smith/Reuters

Two days off his 40th birthday, Shay Given’s first Premier League start in almost a year against Tottenham last night may well have restored his place(...)

Eddie Howe has said midfielder Harry Arter is unlikely to feature for Bournemouth again this season as he recovers from an achilles injury. Photograph: Getty

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has raised the possibility that Republic of Ireland midfielder Harry Arter may not play for the club again this season (...)

 Republic of Ireland midfielder Jeff Hendrick is an ambassador for DeafHear. Photograph: David Maher/Sportsfile

Republic of Ireland midfielder Jeff Hendrick says he confident of being fully fit in plenty of time for Euro 2016. Having missed the friendlies agai(...)