Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny: aiming to lead his side to a memorable double of Premier League and FAI Cup success. Photograph: ciaran Culligan/Inpho

With the league all but won again, Dundalk head into tonight’s FAI cup semi-final at Oriel Park knowing close they are now to a memorable double. T(...)

Shamrock Rovers players congratulate Brandon Miele after he scored the second goal in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division win over Galway United at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 2 Galway United 0 Gavin Brennan scored the opening goal before setting up Danny North for a second as Shamrock Rovers closed in(...)

Ger O’Brien of Pat’s battles Jake Keegan of Galway at Eamonn Deacy Park Photograph: INPHO/Donall Farmer

Galway United 0 St Patrick’s Athletic 0 St Patrick’s Athletic goalkeeper Conor O’Malley saved two penalties at Eamonn Deacy Park, as they ended(...)

Galway United’s Jake Keegan was top scorer for the club during their promotion season and has continued that good form during this campaign. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

There have been a few things that have not gone to plan this season for his side that have been outside the control of Liam Buckley but if a Jake K(...)

Dundlak remain at the top of the league with their eight-point margin intact. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Despite being held to a 2-2 draw by Sligo Rovers at Oriel Park, Dundalk maintained their eight-point lead at the top of the Premier Division table. At(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic Sean Hoare and Derry’s Ciaran O’Connor battle for possession. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Derry City 1 St Patrick’s Athletic expect to confirm on Saturday that Chris Forrester has joined Peterborough United af(...)

Drogheda United managerJohn McDonnell: his side have taken just two points from the last 22 on offer. Photograph:  Matt Browne/Sportsfile

Limerick defender Robbie Williams has targeted winning five of their remaining eight games in the hope of completing their great escape. While they re(...)

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(...)

Mark O’Sullivan celebrates scoring Cork City’s second goal against St Patrick’s Athletic in the FAI Cup game at Turner’s Cross. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Cork City 4 St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Garry Buckley scored twice as Cork City got back to winning ways with victory over St Patrick’s Athletic in(...)

Derry City manager Peter Hutton has a depleted squad for Friday’s FAI Cup game against Drogheda United. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

With four all-Premier Division ties in the cup on Friday evening, at least one non-league side, Tolka Rovers or Killester United, will make it safe(...)