Shamrock Rovers’ Mickey Drennan takes a free kick during the Uefa Europa League second qualifying round, second leg against Odd BK at the Skagerak Arena in Skien, Norway. Photograph: Tor Erik Schrøder/Inpho

Odd BK 2 Shamrock Rovers 1 (Odd progress 4-1 on agg) Late strikes from Ole Jorgen Halvorsen and Steffen Hagen were more than sufficient for Odd BK to (...)

Shamrock Rovers manager Pat Fenlon: “We simply need to score the first goal. If we can do that, then the tie changes.”   Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Pat Fenlon has told his Shamrock Rovers players that there is a first time for everything as they look to make a little bit of history in Norway to(...)

Holders St Pat’s play Cork City in the FAI Cup third round. Photograph: Inpho

Having waited a long, long time to win it again St Patrick’s Athletic are having to defend the FAI Cup the hard way with Liam Buckley’s side having be(...)

Pat Fenlon can improve the professionalism at Shamrock Rovers. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers boss Pat Fenlon believes Damien Duff can bring much more than his obvious talent to the club over the next 18 months with the 46 year-(...)

Damien Duff at the end of Ireland’s defeat to Croatia at Euro 2012. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers have confirmed the signing of former Republic of Ireland international Damien Duff who joins the Dublin club on an 18-month contrac(...)

 Damien Duff, seen here attending a match between St Patrick’s Athletic and Longford Town with Stephen Hunt, has joined Shamrock Rovers on an 18-month deal. Photograph:   Donall Farmer/Inpho

Damien Duff has made good on his promise to himself to finish his career in Ireland after completing an 18-month deal to play for Shamrock Rovers. Th(...)

Cork City manager John Caulfield. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Europa League, first qualifying round, second leg KR Reykjavík v Cork City KR-Völlur, Reykjavík 8.15pm Cork City must score and secure a positive resu(...)

Conan Byrne is in line to play for St Patrick’s Athletic in their Europa League second-leg match against Skonto Riga. Photograph:   Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Conan Byrne is back in contention to start for St Patrick’s Athletic in Inchicore this evening (7.45pm) as the Dubliners look to build on the away (...)

Sligo Rovers caretaker manager Gavin Dykes: “I still believe that the group is good enough to get out of this.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Joseph Ndo and Gavin Dykes will continue to take charge of Sligo Rovers for at least another month with the club having apparently decided to delay ma(...)

Kieran Marty Waters of Shamrock Rovers celebrates scoring his sides third goal against Progres Niederkorn in their Europa League clash at Tallaght Stadium. Photo: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

Shamrock Rovers 3- 0 Progres Niederkorn Niederkorn skipper Ismael Bouzid had maintained on Monday that even if his side lost this game they wou(...)