Seán O’Brien is back in the Leinster squad for the Champions Cup campaign. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/PA Wire

There has been an upsurge in ticket sales for Ireland’s World Cup warm-up home matches against Scotland and Wales at the Aviva Stadium following on f(...)

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt at a press conference ahead of the Six Nations game against Wales in Cardiff. 3:42

It’s been interesting to watch their relationship grow. Coming, in effect, from Leinster and Munster, there was an inevitable getting-to-know-you star(...)

 Noel Cantwell:   the former Manchester United and Republic  captain Noel Cantwell was a double international,  representing his country at both soccer  and cricket. Photograph: PA.

Former Irish soccer and cricket international Noel Cantwell is to be honoured in his native Cork later this year when a road near where he grew up is(...)

Trent Johnson: is confident as the Irish women prepare to face New Zealand.

Ireland women’s coach Trent Johnston is hoping that his squad can channel some of the spirit from the men’s 2007 World Cup exploits w(...)

Former Republic of Ireland captain Tony Grealish died on Monday night, aged 56. Photograph: David Cannon/Allsport

Leading FAI officials as well as former Ireland managers Eoin Hand and John Giles have paid tribute to Tony Grealish the former Leyton Orient, (...)