Robbie Keane of LA Galaxy is challenged by Keith Fahey of Shamrock Rovers during the match in Tallaght. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 LA Galaxy 1The build up to this game was a bit of a Robbie Keane road-show but the celebrated striker’s supporting cast eased the ML(...)

W hatever the woes of the Football Association of Ireland – and no doubt they are many – crowd control issues are not, thankfully, at the top of the l(...)

Eoin Doyle joined Cardiff on deadline day after scoring 25 goals for Chesterfield this season. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Irish interest in transfer deadline day pretty much mirrored the wider world’s with just about all of the bigger names staying put while many who di(...)

 Eddie Gormley  is assembling a squad that will be completely amateur. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Cabinteely Boys FC were founded in 1967 but the history section of their website traces the lineage back a few decades further and recalls the celebra(...)

The Blackrock Rugby grounds at Stradbrook. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Blackrock Rugby Club president Seamus Taaffe says that a deal that will allow Cabinteely FC play League of Ireland football at Stradbrook in the event(...)

Robbie Keane wants to keep scoring goals and prove to Martin O’Neill he should be Ireland’s first-choice striker. Photo: Harry How/Getty Images

Robbie Keane has all but ruled out a mid-winter return to the Premier League with the 34-year-old saying he is extremely tempted by the offers he has (...)

Bray Wanderers manager Alan Mathews thinks it will be an interesting time for the club. Photograph: INPHO/Donall Farmer

Bray Wanderers manager Alan Mathews says he is confident the club is in a position to challenge for a top six finish next season after a restructuring(...)

Shamrock Rovers midfielder Stephen McPhail has signed a contract extension with Shamrock Rovers.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne / Inpho

Former Republic of Ireland international Stephen McPhail has signed a new one-year contract with Shamrock Rovers. The 35-year-old hoping to help the (...)

FAI chief executive John Delaney: was recently awarded a contract extension to 2020. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

In a statement released by the FAI, its president Tony Fitzgerald says that the organisation’s board is entirely happy with the way chief executive(...)

Derry City manager Peter Hutton: has played his cards close to his chest in the run-up to the FAI Cup final against St Patrick’s Athletic. Photo: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

If they accepted the league table was really a true reflection of the difference between the two teams in tomorrow’s Ford FAI Cup final then Derry Cit(...)