Minister of State for Sport Michael Ring: said  grant allocations  were made  on a pro-rata basis with “no hidden agenda”. “If I picked the clubs I would be accused of being parochial.” Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Minister of State for Sport Michael Ring has insisted there is “no hidden agenda” in the allocation by the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) of S(...)

John Delaney. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/ INPHO

Unionist politicians rounded on Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney yesterday, referring to his singing of an IRA song as “sh(...)

 FAI chief executive   John Delaney. Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho 0:39

The FAI has again failed to respond to questions from The Irish Times over the controversy surrounding its chief executive John Delaney. This time (...)

 FAI chief executive John Delaney  . Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

John Delaney has sought to clarify the legal threats issued on his behalf to warn publications off identifying him singing in a video filmed in a Dubl(...)

Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney (right) has said he is sorry if his rendition of the republican ballad Joe McDonnell offended anybody and that he does not support violence or believe in every lyric in the song. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times. 0:39

Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney has said he is sorry if his rendition of the republican ballad Joe McDonnell offended any(...)

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(...)

Roy Keane: the FAI claim he called gardaí after the incident. Photograph: Inpho 0:51

Gardaí are investigating an alleged fracas involving Republic of Ireland assistant team manager Roy Keane and a supporter. The incident is said to (...)

The FAI has received over 12,000 applications for the 3,209 tickets they received  for the Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland at Celtic Park on November 14th. Photograph:   Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) have hit out at the Scottish Football Association (SFA) for not increasing the away team allocation of ticke(...)

A US lawyer suing the Football Association of Ireland and a number of its officers, including chief executive John Delaney, must put up security for l(...)

Martin O’Neill: “I am looking forward to meeting up with the squad in two weeks-time and preparing for two very important matches.”

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has named a 37-man provisional squad for next month’s Euro 2016 qualification matches against Gibraltar (...)