St. Patrick’s Athletic goalkeeper  Brendan Clarke with Seán Gannon of Dundalk. Photograph: Morgan Treacy / Inpho

Football was supposed be the last thing on his mind when St Patrick’s Athletic goalkeeper Brendan Clarke settled down for a quiet night in with his(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic midfielder Killian Brennan has designs on stalling the progress of high-flying Dundalk in tonight’s League of Ireland Premier Division game at Richmond Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Moving another step towards a first league title in 19 years will be something St Patrick’s Athletic will be determined to prevent Dundalk taking at R(...)

Shamrock Rovers’ Robert Bayly: “There is still a lot to play for. We are in the final of one cup, in the quarters of another. We’re not too far off the top, in my view.” Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

With several not inconsiderable prizes still to aim for, Shamrock Rovers’ midfielder Robert Bayly is adamant he and his team-mates’ focus hasn’t wave(...)

An  area of the pitch which resulted in the game being called off at dalymount Park. Photograph Donall Farmer/Inpho

Bohemians will not face any sanction from the FAI arising from the controversial late postponement of Monday’s Dublin derby against Shamrock Rovers. M(...)

Cork manager John Caulfield: “Dundalk may be odds-on favourites for the league, but they’re coming to Cork, so we need to see if we can put in a good performance and I am hoping we will.” Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

After their deflation at Dalymount Park last Friday, Cork City manager John Caulfield wants the home crowd to give his side every possible lift when (...)

Sligo Rovers’s Alan Keane and Seamus Conneely compete with Morten Gamst Pedersen of Rosenborg during their  Europa League second qualifying round, second leg at the Showgrounds, Sligo. Photograph: Inpho

Sligo Rovers 1 Rosenborg 3 Rosenborg win 4-3 on aggregate It was a better game and much more of a contest than Legia got against St Patrick’s Athletic(...)

Sligo Rovers manager John Coleman will ensure his side maintain the attacking edge that brought their first  away European  victory  in  Rosenborg last week, when the Norwegian side run out at the Showgrounds for this evening’s Europa League Second Qualifying Round  second leg tie. Photograph: INPHO/LFF

Barely a month after taking over at the Showgrounds, John Coleman has the opportunity to orchestrate one of the ground’s most memorable nights this ev(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic manager Liam Buckley knows his side have much to do to see off Legia Warsaw.

Uefa Champions League Second qualifying round, second leg St Patrick’s Athletic (1) v Legia Warsaw (1) Tallaght Stadium, Wednesday, 7,45pm The(...)

Sligo’s Evan McMillan outjumps Rosenborg’s Andre  Helland during last night’s clash at the Lerkendal Stadion, Trondheim, Norway. Photograph: Ned Alley/Inpho

Rosenborg 1 Sligo Rovers 2 Alan Keane and Danny North grabbed the crucial goals on a famous night for Sligo Rovers in Europe yesterday.Sligo shocked R(...)

Sligo Rovers manager John Coleman: “We’re not going to take anything for granted. It’s going to take a lot of hard work.” Photograph: Inpho

Though naturally wishing they had got one themselves in Lithuania last week, the prospect of FK Banga snatching an away goal at the Showgrounds tonigh(...)