FAI chairman Roy Barrett: said suggestion the bank’s recommendation created a conflict of interest was a ‘nonsense’. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Former minister for sport Shane Ross has said he did not know FAI chairman Roy Barrett was proposed for the job by the chairman of Bank of Ireland, th(...)

FAI chairman Roy Barrett: Question of his nomination as  chair could be up for renewed discussion at Tuesday’s board meeting. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The FAI will look to draw a line under what has been another difficult and deeply divisive period for the organisation at its much-anticipated extraor(...)

Paul Clarke (right, alongside current manager Dessie Farrell) was one of the links with Jim Gavin’s five-in-a-row All-Ireland winners.

There has been a shake-up in Dublin football manager Dessie Farrell’s back-room team. Paul Clarke, one of the links with Jim Gavin’s five-in-a-row All(...)

Shelbourne chairman Andrew Doyle has hit out at the governance of the FAI. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The FAI have refused to comment on a string of governance concerns raised by Shelbourne Chairman Andrew Doyle in his letter of resignation from the as(...)

Minister for Sport  Catherine Martin:  ‘The current board of the FAI now has an opportunity to show strong leadership.’ Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Government has warned of “damaging” consequences for the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) if it does not impose reforms agreed during the Sta(...)

The Ireland cricket team are presently in a bio-secure environment within a hotel at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, where they will play England in three One Day Internationals. Photograph: Stu Forster/PA Wire

Last Saturday, members of the Ireland men’s cricket team departed Dublin on a special charter flight to Southampton, where on arrival they were transp(...)

Vasil Levski National Stadium in Sofia: Ireland are due to play Bulgaria there on September 3rd. Photograph: Getty Images

The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) is still awaiting clearance from the Government for a quarantine derogation for their international team bet(...)

Sporting organisations have been submitting ’return to train’ protocols to a Government  expert group

Sports organisations have been asked to keep electronic records of participants in all training sessions as several sports move closer to return to pl(...)

No sector of the game will suffer, it is said, while some, such as women’s football and the League of Ireland, are to receive substantially increased funding. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Barely a month after the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) went to the Government seeking a package of cash or guarantees worth the €18 million it(...)

From left to right: Finian McGrath, Ruth Buchanon, John Halligan and Shane Ross on the campaign Trail in Ballinteer, Co Dublin.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

There is usually a decent amount of time between the break-up of a boy band and the first reunion tour, the timing of which has a lot to do with a nee(...)

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