Mark Kinsella: will face the task of trying to halt Drogheda United’s alarming slump. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Former Republic of Ireland midfielder Mark Kinsella is to succeed Johnny McDonnell as manager of Drogheda United with the 43-year-old initially takin(...)

Sligo Rovers’ Sander Puri tackles Ryan Brennan of Shamrock Rovers during the sides’ Airtricity League clash at the Showgrounds last night. Photo: Donall Farmer/INPHO

Sligo Rovers 1 Shamrock Rovers 1 Former international Damien Duff was the star attraction, but current international Sander Puri stole the head(...)

Seamie O’Boyle, who has died aged 58, has been described as an ordinary man who touched the lives of many people in his home town of Sligo. Raised in (...)

John Caulfield’s Cork City side will play Derry away in the quarter-finals of the FAI Cup. Photograph: Inpho

Cork City’s reward for their cup win over St Patrick’s Athletic is a trip to the Brandywell in mid-September with Peter Hutton’s side now standing bet(...)

Sligo and Longford advanced in the FAI Cup on Saturday night. Photograph: Inpho

Cockhill Celtic 0 Longford Town 2 Plucky Donegal side Cockhill Celtic’s FAI Cup adventure ended on home soil as they lost out to Premier Division Long(...)

Damien Duff: “I feel good in training but I’ve trained only three times in seven months which is a bit risky so we’ll leave it to the manager and see how it goes.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Damien Duff is hoping for even a few minutes of football when Shamrock Rovers take on Cork City this evening in Tallaght where both sides could do wit(...)

 Shane McEleney: has moved from Derry City to St Patrick’s Athletic. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Pressey

New signing Shane McEleney comes straight into contention for his St Patrick’s Athletic debut against Galway United at Richmond Park tonight as Liam B(...)

Jamie McGrath scores St Patrick’s Athletic’s second goal during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Sligo Rovers at the  Showgrounds. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 0 St Patrick’s Athletic 3 St Patrick’s Athletic served a timely reminder to Dundalk and Cork City that they were still in the title race (...)

Ismahil Akinadi scored his first goal for Bohemians in their 1-0 win over Sligo Rovers at Dalymount Park. Photograph: Inpho

Bohemians 1 Sligo Rovers 0 Bohemians defended tenaciously Ismahil Akinade’s first half goal with ten men to return to winning ways at Dalymount Park. (...)

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(...)