Craftsmen were busy in 1868 constructing a pair of villas: Somerton and Medina on Terenure Road West. Medina is immortalised in James Joyce’s Ulyss(...)

Shay Given is looking to reclaim the Ireland number one shirt from David Forde Photograph: Inpho

Shay Given insists that his aim is to displace David Forde rather than just help to prepare him for the Republic of Ireland’s vital European champions(...)

Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish: was named under-21 player of the year at the 3-sponsored FAI International awards. Photograph: Reuters

Jack Grealish has signalled his intention to make himself available for the Republic of Ireland at the start of next season. Asked about his positi(...)

West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis faces his old club Stoke City on the back of last weekend’s FA Cup defeat to Aston Villa. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

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Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney is tackled by Arsenal’s Per Mertesacker  during the FA Cup quarter-final at Old Trafford. Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Wayne Rooney has urged Manchester United to dust themselves down and focus on Champions League qualification after being knocked out of the FA Cup by (...)

 Champion sailor Florence Arthaud (left),    Olympic gold medallist swimmer Camille Muffat (centre)  and  Olympic boxer Alexis Vastine,  who were  among 10 killed in a helicopter crash while filming  reality TV show Dropped in Argentina on March 9th, 2015. File photographs: AFP/Getty Images

Many in France are in mourning and looking for answers over the crashing of two helicopters in a remote part of Argentina that has killed 10 people, t(...)

Liverpool and Arsenal could meet in FA Cup final. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images

Holders Arsenal will face either Bradford or Reading in the FA Cup semi-finals having won their sixth-round tie at Manchester United earlier on Monday(...)

A good reason to get shirtyYesterday, as you no doubt know, was International Women’s Day, and Indonesian company Salvo Sports Apparel spent a good ch(...)

West Brom midfielder Chris Brunt has been hit with a Football Association charge for a tunnel bust-up with a match official as the fall-out from the club’s FA Cup quarter-final defeat to Aston Villa continues. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

West Brom midfielder Chris Brunt has been hit with a Football Association charge for a tunnel bust-up with a match official as the fall-out from the c(...)

Aston Villa fans on the pitch after their side’s 2-0 FA Cup quarter-final win over West Bromwich Albion. Photograph: Reuters

English police have made 17 arrests related to Aston Villa’s FA Cup win over West Brom on Saturday night.Seats were thrown from the Albion section and(...)