John Delaney Chief Executive of the FAI is worried about the Fifa presidential election on Friday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley 2:13

FAI chief executive John Delaney still believes that Sepp Blatter will win the Fifa presidential election this Friday, despite the arrests of senio(...)

FAI chief John Delaney was contacted the Irish Congress of Trade Unions general secretary Patricia King over the treatment of labourers in Qatar building the facilities for the 2022 World Cup. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The Irish Congress of Trade Unions has called on the FAI to take up the cause of immigrant workers in Qatar with its general secretary, Patricia King,(...)

FAI chief John Delaney: “Blatter has had a hell of a run at it. But surely he knows . . . that outside of the voting chambers that the world, the football public, the players and supporters want change.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

FAI chief executive John Delaney has confirmed that the association will follow Uefa’s lead in the Fifa presidential election this weekend in Zurich a(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill: his side face England in a friendly international at the Aviva Stadium on June 7th. Photograph: Inpho

The first of the “general sale” tickets for the Republic of Ireland’s friendly international against England at the Aviva Stadium on June 7th will go (...)

 Republic of Ireland manager  Martin O’Neill has a  kickabout  with Mark Bates and Anna Secka at the launch of the 2015 SportsWorld FAI Summer Soccer Schools at the  Aviva Stadium. Photograph:   Pat Murphy/Sportsfile

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has not ruled out the idea of looking to stay on for a second qualification campaign, even if his team fail(...)

 Martin O’Neill: “There’s a fairly decent chance he might have had a few caps for us before he actually makes his debut for England considering the way he’s playing but he said he wanted to play for England and that has remained the same. Fine, if that’s the case.”

Martin O’Neill says he has given up any hope of Tottenham striker Harry Kane playing for Ireland but insists he is still exploring a number of other (...)

FAI chief executive John Delaney has said the saga over when the 2022 Qatar World Cup will be played has been damaging for Fifa. (Photograph: David Maher / SPORTSFILE)

FAI chief executive John Delaney has said the debate over what time of year the 2022 Qatar World Cup will be played has been damaging for Fifa. A Fifa(...)

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(...)

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill is delighted assistant manager Roy Keane has committed fully to his role with the national side after leaving his position as Paul Lambert’s number two

Ireland boss Martin O’Neill has expressed his “delight” over assistant manager Roy Keane opting to leave his position as Paul Lambert’s number two at (...)

Republic of Ireland assistant manager has reportedly been involved in an altercation with a fan at the team hotel ahead of Friday night’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland in Glasgow.
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • November 13, 2014, 08:01

Dominating today’s headlines is the news Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane was involved in an altercation with a supporter at the team h(...)