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(...)

Anto Murphy scored both of Bohemians’ goals in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division win over Galway United at Dalymount Park. Photograph: Inpho

Bohemians 2 Galway United 0If simply staying up is the first target for Keith Long and his young side then they’ll have been encouraged by a start tha(...)

Stephen Walsh (39), of Portland Close, Portland Row, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing harm to Maria Sunner at their home on Poplar Row, Ballybough, Dublin on November 24th, 2013. File photograph:   Getty Images/Comstock Images

A Dublin man has been jailed for three years after he beat his girlfriend so badly she needed surgery to insert plates and bolts into her leg to repai(...)

UCD goalkeeper Conor O’Donnell denies  Gary Shanahan of Galway in the Promotion/Relegation Play-Off First Leg at the  UCD Bowl. Photograph: Inpho

Promotion/Relegation Play-off (first leg): UCD 1 Galway FC 2 Paddy Barrett and Ryan Manning scored late, late goals to leave Galway FC on the v(...)

Limerick will require top-notch displays from the likes of Paul Browne, here scoring a goal against Wexford, if they are to prevail on Sunday. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Last week I wrote about interpreting the pre-match signs in an effort to determine your team’s state of readiness for battle.This time last year Limer(...)

Seán Quinn. His wife Patricia and her five adult children intend to bring proceedings alleging that, between September 2007 and July 2008, Seán Fitzpatrick conspired with others to enter into unlawful contracts related to loans to Quinn companies. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The family of bankrupt former billionaire Seán Quinn have secured permission to sue former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán Fitzpatrick despite his b(...)

Tipperary’s Eoin Kelly feels the full force of a challenge from Limerick’s Tom Condon  during the Munster semi-final  at the Gaelic Grounds Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

The novelty, in recent times anyway, of Cork meeting Limerick in a Munster final has so many variables but mainly the fact neither county has won it f(...)