David O’Sullivan scored the opening goal for Longford Town Photograph: ©Inpho/Ryan Byrne

Longford Town 1 Derry City 1 Substitute Patrick McClean scored a spectacular first goal for Derry City as they had to settle for salvaging a point at(...)

Rory Patterson scored Derry City’s winner with the last kick of the Airtricity League game against Wexford Youths at Ferrycarrig Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Wexford Youths 1 Derry City 2 A Rory Patterson goal with literally the last touch of the match gave Derry City a fourth consecutive victory as they r(...)

Billy Dennehy scores the first goal for  St Patrick’s Athletic in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Shamrock Rovers at  Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 St Patrick’s Athletic 2 Goals from Billy Dennehy and Christy Fagan handed St Pat’s the points from this fiercely-contested Dublin d(...)

Cork City manager John Caulfield. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Having kicked off the season with a morale boosting win in the President’s Cup, Cork City now head to Oriel Park where the stakes might be said to be(...)

 Dane Massey of Dundalk reacts to missing a chance at Ferrycarrig Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Wexford Youths 1 Dundalk 2 Ciaran Kilduff deprived Wexford Youths of a first Premier Division point with a late winner at Ferrycarrig Park to keep th(...)

Cork City striker Seán Maguire celebrates scoring his second goal in the   SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game against Bohemians at  Turner’s Cross. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Cork City 2 Bohemians 0 A second-half brace from new striker Seán Maguire got the runners-up of the last two seasons, Cork City, off to a winning sta(...)

Here’s your team-by-team guide to this season’s national Premier League. Photograph: Inpho

Bohemians Last year: 5th. Title odds: 50/1. The early season form of Keith Long’s side was one of the great surprises of last year and though they r(...)

Shamrock Rovers midfielder Stephen McPhail has signed a contract extension with Shamrock Rovers.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne / Inpho

Former Republic of Ireland international Stephen McPhail has signed a new one-year contract with Shamrock Rovers. The 35-year-old hoping to help the (...)

Derry City manager Peter Hutton: has played his cards close to his chest in the run-up to the FAI Cup final against St Patrick’s Athletic. Photo: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

If they accepted the league table was really a true reflection of the difference between the two teams in tomorrow’s Ford FAI Cup final then Derry Cit(...)

Ronan Finn of Shamrock Rovers and Derry City’s Phillip Lowry during the FAI Cup semi-final at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 1 Derry City 1 Rory Patterson came to the rescue of Derry City at the Tallaght Stadium yesterday, as his 87th-minute goal denied Shamr(...)