Karl Sheppard scored Cork City’s winner in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Limerick at Jackman Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Limerick 0 Cork City 1 Karl Sheppard’s first-half strike helped Cork City close the gap on league leaders to four points as they handed Limeric(...)

Pat Fenlon: “I don’t see us as chasing anybody. We made a good start to the season and we have to make sure that run continues.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Christy Fagan and Ger O’Brien face late fitness tests ahead of this evening’s Dublin derby in Inchicore, where Seán Hoare will be available again to S(...)

Limerick’s Paul O’Conor scored a late equaliser against Dundalk at Jackman Park on Saturday night. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Limerick 1 Dundalk 1Limerick became the first team to score a goal and take a point off Premier Division champions Dundalk at Jackman Park on Saturday(...)

Sligo Rovers’s Alan Keane and Seamus Conneely compete with Morten Gamst Pedersen of Rosenborg during their  Europa League second qualifying round, second leg at the Showgrounds, Sligo. Photograph: Inpho

Sligo Rovers 1 Rosenborg 3 Rosenborg win 4-3 on aggregate It was a better game and much more of a contest than Legia got against St Patrick’s Athletic(...)

Sligo’s John Russell: his second-half goal killed off Bray’s challenge. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/INPHO/Presseye.

Sligo Rovers 3 Bray Wanderers 0John Russell scored a stunning volley to help Sligo Rovers leapfrog Bray Wanderers in the league on Saturday.Russell fi(...)

Sligo Rovers players celebrate on the rain soaked pitch after their victory over Dundalk in  the Setanta Sports Cup Final at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 1 Dundalk 0 Sligo Rovers won their sixth trophy in four years this afternoon in Tallaght where they beat Dundalk 1-0 thanks to an early P(...)

Sligo Rovers’ manager  Ian Baraclough. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

It is open to question whether some of his successors will thank him for tying the office so closely to the game but Michael D Higgin(...)

Sligo Rovers striker  Anthony Elding celebrates scoring the winning goal deep in injury time during yesterday’s FAI Cup final against Drogheda United at the Aviva Stadium. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Drogheda United 2 Sligo Rovers 3Having recently concluded a search for the best final of the competition’s first century or so, Ford and the FAI were (...)

Referee Anthony Buttimer sends off Dundalk’s Darren Meenan during the FAI Ford Cup semi-final against Drogheda at  Hunky Dorys Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Drogheda United 1 Dundalk 0: Mick Cooke’s men made it three cup finals in a season thanks to a narrow and deeply controversial victory over rivals Dun(...)

Shamrock Rovers 3 Drogheda United 1Gary McCabe scored a terrific goal to help reignite Shamrock Rovers’ Europa League qualification hopes via the leag(...)