Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish is challenged by James Collins of West Ham during the Premier League match at Villa Park. Photo: Stu Forster

Martin O’Neill will be in Dublin on Tuesday to name what is expected to be an extended initial squad for next month’s games against England and Scot(...)

 Gardaí: wanted to know if Capt Herbert Woods’s widow, who was living in the UK, should be informed about the discovery of the bodies.

The bodies of three Protestants killed by the IRA in Co Cork during the Truce were exhumed and secretly reburied in a local graveyard to avoid contro(...)

Martin O’Neill’s Ireland will take on Northern Ireland in a closed doors training match on June 4th as preparation for their Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland will play Northern Ireland in a training match behind closed doors on June 4th as part of both side’s preparation for vital Euro 2016 qualific(...)

The damaged West Stand at Windsor Park  is to be demolished within eight weeks. Photo:  Darren Kidd/Inpho/Presseye

The damaged west stand at Windsor Park in Belfast is to be demolished within eight weeks, a senior official has said.Northern Ireland’s key Euro 2016(...)

The Ireland players line up before kick-off in the 1-1 draw with Poland at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday night. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The mood in the Republic of Ireland camp may, as you’d expect, still be upbeat despite the points dropped to Poland but any supporters who took partic(...)

 Kyle Lafferty scores Northern Ireland’s first goal in their 2-1 win over Finland which leaves them second in Group F. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Northern Ireland 2 Finland 1They were handing out leaflets mentioning sin and Satan on Olympia Drive adjacent to Windsor Park on Sunday, but inside th(...)

Northern Ireland’s Kyle Lafferty gets his shot away despite the challenge of Finland’s Paulus Arajuuri during the Group F game at Windsor Park in Belfast. Photograph: Jason Cairnduff/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Northern Ireland 2 Finland 1Northern Ireland striker Kyle Lafferty paid tribute to the team’s effort after he starred in a 2-1 win over Finland.Laffer(...)

Chris Brunt: the West Brom midfielder was one of a handful of senior men who missed Wednesday’s friendly defeat against Scotland but is set to return to the side with vital points at stake this weekend. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

Chris Brunt hopes Sunday’s crucial Euro 2016 qualifier against Finland can be the first in a series of Windsor wonders for Northern Ireland. The West (...)

Christophe Berra celebrates scoring Scotland’s winner against Northern Ireland at Hampden Park. Photograph: Reuters

In the grand catalogue of Gordon Strachan’s steady transformation of Scotland a narrow win over Northern Ireland will hardly register, but it was neve(...)

Gardaí at the Mill St station in Galway are looking for witnesses to a single car crash that claimed the life of a ‘dedicated’ GAA official. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Galway’s GAA community is in mourning following the death of an official in a single car crash in Galway city.Michael O’Neill (60), originally from T(...)