Dundalk  fans celebrate on the pitch with goalscorer Stephen O’Donnell at Oriel Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

There may have been heartbreak for their opponents last night but few could begrudge Dundalk their first title in 20 seasons after the way they recov(...)

Dundalk’s Stephen O’Donnell celebrates scoring the first goal of the game against Cork City during the deciding game in the  SSE Airtricity League Premier Division at  Oriel Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dundalk 2 Cork City 0 Well, well, well, reports that Dundalk might have blown the league turned out to be greatly exaggerated. Instead, Stephen Kenny’(...)

 Richie Towell: ‘It is like a cup final but I think it’s important we don’t play the occasion.’ Photograph: Ryan Byrne / Inpho

Dundalk v Cork City, Oriel Park, Friday, 7.45pm, RTÉ Two Just as he has generally personified the team’s desire to get on the ball, pass it and(...)

Dundalk’s Kurtis Byrne (right) with Simon Madden of Shamrock Rovers at Oriel Park. Phpotograph: Morgan Treacy / Inpho

Dundalk 0 Shamrock Rovers 0Dundalk moved a point clear of Cork City at the top of the SSE Airtricity League table after a scoreless draw with Shamrock(...)

Athlone Town’s James O’Brien challenges Kurtis Byrne of Dundalk. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Athlone Town 0 Dundalk 3 A hotly disputed sending off was the critical turning point in Athlone last night as Dundalk travelled to the midlands and p(...)

Cork City  goalkeeper Mark McNulty celebrates saving a late penalty with John Dunleavy, Michael McSweeney and Dan Murray during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game against Sligo Rovers at  Turner’s Cross. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

UCD 0 Dundalk 2With their main title rivals showing some real character to win and keep up the chase, this was an important win for league leaders Dun(...)

 Patrick Hoban scored twice as Dundalk roared back to the top of the Airtricity League Premier Division by beating Bray Wanderers 5-1 at Oriel Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

DUNDALK 5 BRAY WANDERERS 1 Kurtis Byrne and Patrick Hoban hit a brace apiece as Dundalk returned to the top of the table with a 5-1 demolition of Bray(...)

Dundalk’s Patrick Hoban  celebrates  his side’s third goal with team-mates. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dundalk 3 (Horgan 23, Byrne 48, Hoban 60), Sligo Rovers 0 Free-scoring Dundalk sent out another statement of intent with a comprehensive dismantling (...)

Dundalk’s Ruaidhri Higgins and  David Scully of Bray Wanderers do aerial combat during the Premier Division match at the Carlisle Grounds last night. photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Bray Wanderers 1 Dundalk 0 Bray Wanderers recorded only their third Premier Division win of the season in 10 games when a decisive second-half (...)

St Patrick’s Athletic manager Liam Buckley takes his St Pat’s side to Cork tonight.

Having taken charge of his old club with the intention of turning them into title challengers again, John Caulfield will get his firs(...)