Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney (right) has said he is sorry if his rendition of the republican ballad Joe McDonnell offended anybody and that he does not support violence or believe in every lyric in the song. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times. 0:39

Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney has said he is sorry if his rendition of the republican ballad Joe McDonnell offended any(...)

Saido Berahino during a training session with the English squad earlier this month. Photograph: Mike Egerton/Pa

Premier League football star Saido Berahino is to be interviewed by police after being arrested for drink-driving.The West Brom and England striker wa(...)

Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho 0:39

The FAI has failed to respond to questions put to it regarding a video showing its chief executive, John Delaney, singing the republican ballad Joe(...)

England fans  during the international friendly with Scotland at Celtic Park.  Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

The England band were completely unaware they were providing the background music for anti-IRA songs during Tuesday’s friendly in Scotland, their lea(...)

The much-anticipated meeting of England and Scotland was marred my provocative chants and subsequent arrests. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/Pa

Seven people were arrested following a disturbance near a hotel after the Scotland v England football match last night in Glasgow.Police were called t(...)

Wayne Rooney celebrates after scoring England’s second in their 3-1 win over Scotland at Celtic park

Scotland 1 England 3 For a few moments England had toyed with the idea of making it a more difficult night than necessary. Andy Robertson had just sco(...)

England’s manager Roy Hodgson and his captain Wayne Rooney talk at a press conference ahead of their international friendly at Celtic Park, Glasgow. Photograph: Reuters.

Wayne Rooney has talked to the younger members of the England squad to warn them about the atmosphere at Celtic Park and ensure they are not intimida(...)

Everton had feared Leighton Baines would definitely miss next weekend’s match against West Ham. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Getty Images

Everton have been given a boost with news that the injury to their England defender Leighton Baines is not as serious as first feared.The Premier Leag(...)

 Leighton Baines will also miss Tuesday’s friendly against Scotland at Parkhead. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Roy Hodgson has fallen foul of new Uefa regulations which demand national federations submit match-day squads the day before a qualifying game afte(...)

Steven Gerrard wants supporters and the media alike to give promising youngsters more time to deliver. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Former England captain Steven Gerrard believes too much hype is generated around young stars breaking into the national team.The recently-retired inte(...)