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Fran Gavin of the FAI draws out the Aviva Stadium as host venue for the Unite the Union Champions Cup final at Thursday’s launch in Belfast. Photograph: Stephen Hamilton/Inpho/Presseye

Windsor Park hosted a rare gathering of the top brass from both the FAI and IFA to launch the ‘Unite the Union Champions Cup’ and it began with a tric(...)

Dundalk’s Chris Shields says he would be pleased to see the Unite the Union Champions Cup serve as a stepping stone to an all island league. Photograph: Inpho

The ongoing debate regarding the desirability of an all island league might make the timing of the Unite the Union Champions Cup seem proactively well(...)

Leigh Griffiths ties a Celtic scarf to a goalpost after the Champions League qualifying game between Linfield and Celtic at Windsor Park. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Windsor Park is a much changed place in what are now much happier days, but when Belfast’s former DUP mayor Brian Kingston suggested this week that th(...)

Windsor Park will host Cork City on Thursday night. Photograph: Kevin Scott/Inpho

It will pass by unnoticed by the majority but the curtain comes up on a new Europa League season this week and, among a number of fascinating fixtures(...)

 Pat Fenlon: the former Hibernian FC manager, who was  in Dublin on Tuesday to help launch the SWAI’s  Brendan McKenna Memorial Award, is looking forward to resuming his career in football managemant.  Photo:  David Maher/Sportsfile

Pat Fenlon’s managerial options remain very much open. And that includes a possible return to Linfield – the best(...)