Everton and Republic of Ireland full back Seamus Coleman on a visit to Evelyn Community Primary School in Prescot. Photograph courtesy of Everton FC

Evelyn Community Primary School, Prescot: on the outskirts of Liverpool, where it merges into broader Merseyside, Seamus Coleman is moving from table (...)

Derry City’s Rory Patterson and Cork City’s Kenny Browne during their match at the Brandywell in Derry on Friday. Photograph:  ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

Cork City Football Club has praised locals in Derry who gave their supporters refuge in their homes after they were set upon by a gang on Friday nigh(...)

It was a big come down when in the last Presidential election only Michael D. was able to hold forth with any fluency against the other candidatesin the debate on TG4. Photo courtesy TG4 .

It seems unlikely now that the leaders of the main political parties will engage in combat in Irish on TG4 before we get that chance to cast our ballo(...)

An artist’s impression of the new Dalymount Park which would include a new realigned artificial pitch and two new stands.

Dublin City Council has produced detailed plans for the new Dalymount Park with a realignment of the pitch and a staged construction envisaged for a p(...)

Michael Conlan with his Sports Person of The Year Award Photograph:Donall Farmer/Inpho

Michael Conlan was named the RTÉ Sports Person of the year on Saturday night. The honour crowns a remarkable year for Conlan, who became Ireland’s fi(...)

Stephen Kenny: has assembled a Dundalk team that has won successive league titles. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

It’s the guts of two decades now since Stephen Kenny sat opposite Vinny Perth and suggested the then teenage Dubliner’s career in football might be(...)

Chris Kamara and Niall Quinn  in Dublin to launch Sky Sports’ Premier League coverage. “You have to start and say: can we envisage seeing Shamrock Rovers playing Bohemians with a good crowd at the match, and you’re in a bar in Kenya,” said Quinn.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Selling domestic television rights to foreign countries is the key way in which to positively develop soccer in Ireland – along with a change in wh(...)

Rookie outfit Orlando City are paying Kaka $6.6 million while the 30 other squad players receive a total of $4 million between them.  Photo:  Alex Menendez/Getty

Twenty-four-year-old Thomas McNamara grew up 40 minutes north of Yankee Stadium where he currently patrols midfield for New York City FC. With enough (...)

John Delaney  speaks at the FAI agm. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The honour of giving the final speech at the FAI agm in Sligo last Saturday fell to the high performance director Ruud Dokter. A tall, slim Dutchma(...)

Johnny Fullam, starred for Shamrock Rovers and later Bohemians. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

Johnny Fullam, who has died aged 75,will be recalled in sporting history as the man who abandoned a potentially brilliant career in England to establi(...)