The average annual amount earned by professional Premier Division players in Ireland is just €16,000. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Having previously concentrated on helping to find their out of contract members new clubs, the PFAI is launching a new programme aimed at assisting p(...)

Former New Zealand great John Kirwan, the current  coach of the Auckland Blues was open regarding his own mental health issues in his book. Photograph: Getty Images.

Retirement is a strange thing. Coming to terms with the fact that what you do and love is gone is a tough experience no matter how far ahead yo(...)