Dublin-born forward Eamon Zayed has played internationally for Libya. Photograph: James Crosbie/Inpho.

Having spent time in Iran and Malaysia, there is something surprisingly mainstream about the news that former Derry City, Drogheda United and Shamroc(...)

Shamrock Rovers manger Pat Fenlon: “You’ve got to be open-minded to this sort of stuff. It’s an opportunity of a lifetime.” Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers manager Pat Fenlon has laughed off the suggestion that taking his players to an Indian city he has never seen for what may prove to th(...)

Dundalk will be going for three league titles in a row in 2016. Photograph: Inpho

SSE Airtricity League champions Dundalk will begin the search for three-in-row on Saturday March 5th away to Bray Wanderers while Cork City, who were (...)

 PFAI General Secretary Stephen McGuinness. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

PFAI general secretary Stephen McGuinness says the organisation’s efforts to help players returning from Britain are being hampered by a lack of avai(...)

Jimmy Dunne (far left) playing a round of golf with his Arsenal team-mate Peter Dougall (second from left) at Mannings Heath in February 1934, two years after his record goal run. Photograph: JA Hampton/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

Sheffield, Wednesday afternoon. Up Shoreham Street, on to Cherry Street and here lies Bramall Lane. This has been home to Sheffield United since 1889 (...)

Pat Dunne: the Manchester United goalkeeper screams in frustration after letting in a Tottenham Hotspur goal during a match in October 1965.   Photograph: Central Press/Getty Images

Pat Dunne who has died aged 72, will have a place in the history of Manchester United FC as the man who proved that early rejection need not necessari(...)

75-year-old John  Giles is a soccer analyst on RTE and on Newstalk.

The media company owned by veteran soccer pundit John Giles recorded accumulated profits of more than €500,000 last year and has cash reserves of over(...)

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(...)

Cork City striker Karl Sheppard has been playing at left back this season. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

In a world where many believe you should seek to under-promise then over-deliver, Karl Sheppard and Cork City might have brought a little bit of tr(...)

Martin Russell: his Limerick side’s brave bid to avoid relegation has been undermined by three recent costly home defeats. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Amid all the talk of shaking up the league structure so that there are more “meaningful” games, things seem to have taken care of themselves pretty w(...)