Glentoran

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Family and relatives at George Nkencho funeral at Sacred Heart Church, Huntstown, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The death of George Nkencho is a “wound that can never heal”, his funeral mass was told on Saturday. Nigerian-born Mr Nkencho (27) was shot dead by g(...)

Jack Charlton and assistant Maurice Setters walk out into the cauldron of Windsor park to play against Northern Ireland in 1993. Photograph: Pacemaker

Ask any reporter and they’ll tell you being inside a glassed-in press box is no way to watch a sporting event. Echoey, removed and unnatural. But on t(...)

Cliftonville chairman Gerard Lawlor suggested the all-island league proposal was a ‘pipe dream’ and ‘unrealistic at this moment in time’. Photograph: Declan Roughan/Inpho

Harry Cavan, the IFA’s long-serving president, once observed that having two national teams on the island of Ireland was “nonsensical” then famously c(...)

Northern Ireland’s Lauren Perry can’t stop a goal from Megan Campbell. Photograph: William Cherry/Inpho

Northern Ireland 0 Republic of Ireland 2 In a first competitive meeting between the cross-border rivals since 1995, it took a masterclass from the re(...)

Members of the Shamrock Rovers squad of the 1960s at a commemoration lunch in 2007. Their US adventure is chronicled in ‘Summer of ’67: Flower Power, Race Riots, Vietnam and the Greatest Soccer Final Played on American Soil’ by Ian Thomson. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

When the Shamrock Rovers squad managed by Liam Tuohy touched down in Los Angeles that summer’s day, Maureen O’Hara was at the airport to greet them. S(...)

Sinn Féin MEP Matt Carthy said those who wish to see a united Ireland should be “open, imaginative and accommodating” in their approach to bringing it about. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Achieving a united Ireland could involve “transitional arrangements” short of unity that could include continued devolved government in Northern Irela(...)

Northern Ireland striker Josh Magennis, who currently plays for Kilmarnock in the Scottish Premiership.

European Championships Qualifier Group F Northern Ireland v Greece Windsor Park, 7.45pm Live on Sky Sports 5 Northern Ireland again on the brink. It’(...)

The Asgard II, which sunk off the French coast in 2008. Photograph: Coiste an Asgard/PA Wire

The Atlantic Youth Trust is seeking to raise €16 million for a new Irish sail training ship. It would replace the Republic’s Asgard II, which was lost(...)

 John McGuigan in action for  Glentoran. Photograph: Inpho

One of Northern Ireland’s most highly-rated young footballers must serve 220 hours community service for having quantities of ecstasy and cocaine, a j(...)