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(...)

Shane Robinson of Shamrock Rovers celebrates scoring.

Shane Robinson’s scrappy late equaliser for Shamrock Rovers kept their European qualification hopes via the league alive.Pat Fenlon’s side are now se(...)

Ronan Finn (centre) of Shamrock Rovers and Cork’s Colin Healy in action during last night’s game at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0, Cork city 2 Mark O’Sullivan and Gearoid Morrissey struck early and late in the second half as Cork City firmly threw down their(...)

Shamrock Rovers boss Trevor Croly: “I thought we deserved the win. First half we created some really good chances.” Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 0 Shamrock Rovers 1 Shamrock Rovers are back to within four points of leaders Dundalk after inflicting a sixth defeat of the season on S(...)

Shamrock Rovers’s Eamon Zayed headed powerfully home from 12 yards after the break. Photograph: Inpho

Drogheda United 2Shamrock Rovers 3 Drogheda Unit(...)

Ronan Finn celebrates scoring his side’s second goal with Ciaran Kilduff and team mates at Dalymount. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Bohemians 1 Shamrock Rovers 3 A first win in this, most bitterly con(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic’s Killian Brennan: scored eight goals from midfield as Liam Buckley’s side captured the Premier Division crown. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic midfielder Killian Brennan was last night named PFAI Player of the Year with the 29-year-old beating off competition from team -(...)

Derry’s hat-trick hero David McDaid

Derry City will be strongly behind the efforts of Sligo Rovers in next Sunday’s FAI Cup final following this demolition of Limerick at the Brandywell.(...)

Derry City’s Michael Rafter struck twice against Shelbourne. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Derry City 3 Shelbourne 1: Derry City got back to winning ways at the Brandywell as Shelbourne’s relegation worries continued.However, Johnny McDonne(...)

David McDaid: came on to score the winner for Derry City yesterday against Limerick City. Photograph: Inpho

Derry City recovered from their midweek European disappointment when they carved out a hard-earned win over a disappointing Limerick FC at Thomond Par(...)