Karl Sheppard is congratulated by Simon Madden after scoring for Shamrock Rovers at Oriel Park last night. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

Dundalk 1 Shamrock Rovers 2: Karl Sheppard sprang from the bench to end Dundalk’s treble hopes and keep Shamrock Rovers’ quest for a 25th FAI Cup aliv(...)

 Brian Gartland of Dundalk is challenged by  Jason McGuinness of Shamrock Rovers at Tallaght Stadium.  Photograph: Donall Farmer / Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 Dundalk 0On another night the home support might have taken some encouragement from the fact that there was little or nothing over 9(...)

 Dundalk assistant manager Vinny Perth, left, and Shamrock Rovers manager Pat Fenlon. Photograph: David Maher / Sportsfile

Having won doubles as both a manager and a player, Pat Fenlon knows more than most what Dundalk must contend with as they try to get their league a(...)

Shamrock Rovers’ Robert Bayly: “There is still a lot to play for. We are in the final of one cup, in the quarters of another. We’re not too far off the top, in my view.” Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

With several not inconsiderable prizes still to aim for, Shamrock Rovers’ midfielder Robert Bayly is adamant he and his team-mates’ focus hasn’t wave(...)

Pat Fenlon has just been appointed as manager of Shamrock Rovers. Photograph: David Maher / SPORTSFILE

Shamrock Rovers will formally unveil Pat Fenlon as the club’s new manager at a press conference in Tallaght tomorrow morning. The 45 year-old is due t(...)

Hibernian have sacked manager Terry Butcher following their relegation from the Scottish Premiership.  Photograph: Graham Stuart/PA

Hibernian have sacked boss Terry Butcher just seven months after taking over at Easter Road, the club has announced.Butcher replaced Pat Fenlon in Nov(...)

 Pat Fenlon: the former Hibernian FC manager, who was  in Dublin on Tuesday to help launch the SWAI’s  Brendan McKenna Memorial Award, is looking forward to resuming his career in football managemant.  Photo:  David Maher/Sportsfile

Pat Fenlon’s managerial options remain very much open. And that includes a possible return to Linfield – the best(...)

Liam Lawrence has barely featured for PAOK this season.

Former Republic of Ireland international Liam Lawrence is training with Championship strugglers Barnsley with a view to signing for the club.The 32-ye(...)

 Hibernian have confirmed Terry Butcher as their new manager. Photograph:  Jeff Holmes/PA

Hibernian have confirmed they will unveil Terry Butcher as their new manager on Tuesday afternoon.Butcher and Hibs chairman Rod Petrie will announce h(...)

Pat Fenlon has stepped down as Hibernian manager. Photograph: PA.
Pat Fenlon leaves Hibernian
  • Soccer
  • November 1, 2013, 16:16

Pat Fenlon quit as Hibernian boss on Friday after deciding it was the right time to walk away from Easter Road. The 44-year-old denied he had been sac(...)