Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny has signed a contract extension. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk have confirmed that manager Stephen Kenny has signed a new one year extension to his contract at the club.The new deal means that the 43 year-(...)

Dundalk are guaranteed at least €550,000 for participation in the Champions League this season. Photograph:  Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Winning their opening fixture in the qualifying round of the Champions League this summer would be worth €630,000 to Dundalk on top of the €550,000 th(...)

FAI CEO John Delaney, at 47, won’t be affected by the age limit for senior council members for a while yet.

EMMET MALONE Soccer Correspondent Eight months after the rules were similarly changed so as to allow a number of the association’s officer board to e(...)

UCD were relegated in a play-off last season but could be in line for a Europa League slot next year through UEFA fair play. (Photograph: INPHO/Donall Farmer)

UCD could be in line for a surprise spot in next season’s Europe League after it was announced Ireland currently top the UEFA Respect Fair Play League(...)

FAI Chief Executive John Delaney: “The grant will provide facilities for players in communities across the country.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The Football Association of Ireland has welcomed the government’s provision of €1.2 million in funding that will provide for six strategically import(...)

 Alex Byrne of Galway celebrates scoring his side’s third goal in the SSE Airtricity League Promotion/Relegation Play-Off 2nd Leg. Photograph: Inpho

GALWAY FC 3 UCD 1 (Galway win 5-1 on aggregate) Galway FC cruised to a convincing SSE Airtricity League promotion/relegation final second leg s(...)

Cork City goalscorer Billy Dennehy after one that got away at Turner’s Cross.  Photograph; Donall Farmer/ Inpho

Cork City 1 Bohemians 0The avoidance of defeat away to Dundalk next Friday will see Cork City crowned as SSE Airtricity League champions for the first(...)

Derry City 0 UCD 1UCD boss Aaron Callaghan heaped praise on his players following last night’s shock victory over FAI Cup finalists, Derry City, at a (...)

 Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill and John Delaney Chief Executive. The FAI have agreed a four year deal with Setanta Sports for the live broadcast of Ireland friendly matches.   Photograph: Alan Betson/Irish Times

The FAI has reached a four year agreement for exclusive live rights in the Republic of Ireland for home friendly matches over the next four years, (...)

Manchester United fans in happier times. Photograph: Andrew Yates/AFP/Getty Images

Each weekend between now and the end of next May, thousands of dedicated followers of football will cross the Irish Sea to watch their favourite En(...)