Stephen Walsh, of Crinken Glen, Shankill, Co Dublin, was on Friday granted an order directing Twitter to provide information that may lead to identifying the author of an alleged defamatory tweet. File photograph: Kacper Pempel/Reuters

A whistleblower who took part in an RTÉ Prime Time programme and who was allegedly afterwards defamed on social media has asked the High Court to help(...)

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny: aiming to lead his side to a memorable double of Premier League and FAI Cup success. Photograph: ciaran Culligan/Inpho

With the league all but won again, Dundalk head into tonight’s FAI cup semi-final at Oriel Park knowing close they are now to a memorable double. T(...)

Drogheda United managerJohn McDonnell: his side have taken just two points from the last 22 on offer. Photograph:  Matt Browne/Sportsfile

Limerick defender Robbie Williams has targeted winning five of their remaining eight games in the hope of completing their great escape. While they re(...)

Jake Keegan was on target from the spot for Galway as they dumped holders Dundalk out of the League Cup. Photograph: Getty

Galway United 0 Dundalk 0 Holders Dundalk were knocked out of the EA Sports Cup at Eamonn Deacy Park as injury-ravaged Galway United prevailed in a pe(...)

Galway defender Sam Oji scored a last-minute own-goal at Eamonn Deacy Park. Photograph: Inpho

Galway United 0 Bray Wanderers 1 Galway defender Sam Oji scored a last-minute own-goal at Eamonn Deacy Park as Bray Wanderers notched their fourt(...)

Paul McBride is four under par after the second round of the South of Ireland Amateur Open in Lahinch. Photograph: Getty

Paul McBride hails from a links course that takes some beating but he confessed that it was love at first sight when he arrived in Lahinch and it w(...)

Galway United manager Tommy Dunne saw his team let their 1-0 lead slip against Sligo at the Showgrounds. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Galway United 1 Sligo Rovers 1 Sligo Rovers and Galway United couldn’t be separated in Saturday night’s entertaining Airtricity Premier Division encou(...)

Jake Keegan scored the only goal of the game as Galway United beat North End United in the FAI Cup second round match at Eamonn Deacy Park. Photograph: Inpho.

Galway United 1 (Keegan 4) Northg End United 0 Galway United continued their impressive run in cup competitions this season with a less than(...)

Killian Brannan opened the scoring for St Patrick’s Athletic in their Airtricity League Premier Division match against Galway United at Eamonn Deacy Park. Photo:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Galway United 1 St Patrick’s Athletic 4St Patrick’s Athletic continued their impressive form as Conan Byrne starred in their win at Eamonn Deacy Park.(...)

Dundalk’s Richie Towell celebrates scoring his late winner. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk set an all-time club record for successive unbeaten home games in the Premier Division thanks to Richie Towell’s late winneras they secured(...)