Noel King, managing director of NK Communications: said  company was excited about taking on  significant number of new recruits

Sales companies Lites Group and NK Communications are planning to create 55 jobs on the back of a deal with electricity and gas supplier Energia. Lit(...)

Jack Grealish will not be deciding upon his international future anytime soon. Photo: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Jack Grealish’s father and agent has revealed that Martin O’Neill’s attempt yesterday to entice his son into the Republic of Ireland senior fold was m(...)

It’s barely a year since 19-year-old Jack Grealish was out on loan at Notts County, and Ireland under-21 manager Noel King says he is delighted to see the teenager make the most of his opportunities at Aston Villa. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

For an awful lot of English clubs, the next few days and weeks will define their season but even before the finer points of the profit and loss column(...)

Brazil legend Sócrates confronts Alain Giresse in the quarter-final of the 1986 World Cup in Guadalaraja, Mexico, which France won in a penalty shoutout. Photograph: AFP/Getty

In the tunnel in Guadalajara, Sócrates stopped. One of the giants of Brazilian football turned around. He wanted to shake the hand of someone a few(...)

Liverpool’s Emre Can  chases Aston Villa  midfielder Jack Grealish during the FA Cup semi-final between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Wembley stadium in London on Sunday. Photograph: Ben Stansall/Getty Images

Kevin Grealish, father of Republic of Ireland under-21 international winger Jack, has quelled concerns that his son might defect to England by confir(...)

Niamh Fahey wants a crack at playing the game full time and Chelsea are more than happy to help make that dream come true. Photograph: AP

Close your eyes and imagine for a moment the type of south London suburb where a club like Chelsea might choose to have their training ground and you (...)

 Dylan Connolly celebrates scoring the winner for the Republic of Ireland U-21s against Andorra at RSC,Waterford. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Republic of Ireland 1 Andorra 0  Dylan Connolly’s first-half winner earned the Republic of Ireland’s U-21s victory over Andorra in their o(...)

 Last year’s Cool Projects event at DCU which included 250 projects from children aged seven to 17. Photograph: Conor McCabe

The call for Ireland’s best and brightest young coders is set to go out next week as CoderDojo’s Coolest Projects opens for registration. The event, w(...)

Bolton Wanderers striker Conor Wilkinson: “I wouldn’t play for England, no way.” Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

It should be music to the ears of Kevin Kilbane to hear English-born Conor Wilkinson declare his undivided commitment to the Republic of Ireland ahead(...)

Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish: was named under-21 player of the year at the 3-sponsored FAI International awards. Photograph: Reuters

Jack Grealish has signalled his intention to make himself available for the Republic of Ireland at the start of next season. Asked about his positi(...)