Dundalk’s Patrick McEleney stretches to block Greg Bolger of Cork City during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at Oriel Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dundalk 0 Cork City 1 News of Stephen Kenny’s two-year contract extension was as good as it got for the home support in Oriel Park, where Cork deli(...)

Dundalk fans celebrate their side’s opening goal of the game against Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds. Photo: Gary Carr/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 1 Dundalk 3 A little over a year ago when the talk was that Ronan Finn had been signed to replace Richie Towell, but with last year’s (...)

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(...)

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny celebrates last season’s league title win. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

It may be a dozen years or so since the FAI’s then chief executive, Fran Rooney, said that things needed to change in a league where the clubs were u(...)

Graham Barrett: ‘What is most frustrating is that the reasons we are so far behind are as clear as day. Our structures are outdated and they have been failing us for a long time, yet we still dance around the subject and pretend that we are doing something, when the reality is that we are not doing nearly enough.’

I believe there are huge issues at grassroots/underage level within Irish football - issues that are either not given enough recognition, underplayed (...)

 Cork City’s Gavan Holohan celebrates scoring his goal against Dundalk. Photo: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Cork City 2 Dundalk 0 Stephen Kenny described Dundalk’s defeat by Cork City in Saturday’s President’s Cup at Turner’s Cross as a “wake-up call” for(...)

Dundalk and Cork City will do battle in this weekend’s President’s Cup final. Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Having hurtled through their respective pre-seasons, 2016 title contenders Dundalk and Cork City come face to face in the President’s Cup on Saturday (...)

The 2016 SSE Airtricity League launch at the Aviva Stadium, Dublin. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Total prize money for the coming SSE Airtricity League season has been increased by over 50 per cent with most of the additional funding coming from t(...)

Mark Farren in action in 2006. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Soccer star Mark Farren has been laid to rest alongside his late triplets after his battle with cancer. The 33-year-old has been remembered as one of(...)

Richie Towell has been named the Airtricity/Soccer Writers Association of Ireland Personality of the Year for 2015. Photograph: Inpho

Richie Towell has been named as the Airtricity/Soccer Writers Association of Ireland Personality of the Year for 2015 with the now Brighton and Hove A(...)