Republic of Ireland’s Niamh Fahey: At 27, she wanted the chance to play full-time, and that is what Chelsea offered, unlike Arsenal.  Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

When Sue Ronan named her squad for today’s Euro 2017 qualifier against Spain in Tallaght (live on Setanta Ireland at 2.0), it was noticeable again jus(...)

Stephanie Roche netted her first goal of the year and her seventh for Ireland as the Republic’s women’s team completed their Istria Cup campaign with a 2-1 win over World Cup finalists Costa Rica in Croatia on Wednesday afternoon. 2:29

It only took Stephanie Roche two touches this time to produce a goal that already looks like it could be in the shake-up for the best strike of 2015.R(...)

After last month’s dramatic disappointment against Germany, the Irish women’s team will look to pick themselves by beating Russia in this evening’s Wo(...)

The Republic of Ireland drew 1-1 in Croatia

Croatia 1 Republic of Ireland 1: The Republic of Ireland snatched a vital point with an injury time equaliser from Diane Caldwell against Croatia in t(...)