Paul Green of Leeds United, seen here in action against  Craig Bryson of Derby County on Saturday, has been called in to the Republic of Ireland squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Germany and Kazakhstan. Photograph:  Tom Dulat/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland interim manager Noel King has been forced to make two changes to his squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Germany and Kazakh(...)

Anthony Pilkington of Norwich is out of the Ireland friendly against Wales.  Photograph:   Paul Thomas/Getty Images

For the fifth time in 12 months Anthony Pilkington has declined the opportunity to make his Republic of Ireland debut. The Norwich winger, alon(...)

Former Waterford United manager Stephen Henderson arriving at the Four Courts for the High Court action against his former employers. Photograph: Collins Courts

Waterford United’s survival was confirmed this afternoon after an application to wind up the football club was struck out.The Airtricity League First (...)

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FAI competitions director Fran Gavin said yesterday an attempt from overseas to lay the groundwork for a match-fixing operation had led to the inve(...)

 Kevin Doyle  celebrates scoring Wolves’  second goal  during the Championship match against  Bristol City at Molineux. Photograph: Harry Engels/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni has left Wolves striker Kevin Doyle out of his 23-man squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifi(...)