Peamount United’s Karen Duggan and team-mates celebrate following winning the FAI Women’s Senior Cup  at Tallaght Stadium in Dublin. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Peamount United midfielder Karen Duggan has been named Women’s National League Player of the Year after a season in which the 29-year-old from Kilkenn(...)

Peamount’s Niamh Farrelly leads celebrations after the club clinched the Women’s National League title by defeating Shelbourne in a crucial clash at Newcastle, Co Dublin. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

In a season of unpredictable chaos and hoping for the best, it was the consistency of Peamount United, and in particular Karen Duggan and Áine O’Gorma(...)

A screengrab from a video posted by @Wrexham_AFC of Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds, who along with Rob McElhenney have become the new owners of Wrexham after their takeover bid was approved by the National League club’s Supporters Trust. Photograph: PA

Hollywood actors Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney have won approval from supporters to buy Wrexham AFC, the oldest football club in Wales. Wrexham S(...)

Cork’s Saoirse Noonan. Photograph:  ©INPHO/Laszlo Geczo

Living in Millstreet, about five miles from the Kerry border, it’s not easy to accept that losing in men’s football, especially in Munster championshi(...)

Vanessa Ogbonna of Wexford Youths and Kellie Brennan of Athlone Town take a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement ahead of the Women’s National League match. Photograph: Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile

“I wear sun cream at the start of every game and every single time someone asks me why am I wearing it. And I’m like: ‘Cause the sun affects everyone’(...)

Monaghan referee Martin McNally is excited to be involved in the 2020 football championship. File photograph: Inpho

The man or woman in the middle of games is by in large, the most essential facet of any sporting event. Often overlooked when things go well and often(...)

Longford won their only Leinster championship to date in 1968. File photograph: Inpho

Tuesday is the 52nd anniversary of a high water mark for Longford football. In August 1968, the county took its place for the only time in the last f(...)

Croke Park pitch manager Stuart Wilson. Photograph:  Bryan O’Brien

Immediately after the All-Ireland club camogie finals at Croke Park on March 1st, pitch manager Stuart Wilson took advantage of a gap in the venue’s p(...)

The best-known tradition of Walpurgis Night (April 30th) is an annual meeting of witches on the Brocken, highest point of Germany’s Harz Mountains, where the devil is said to preside over a night’s revelry. Photograph: Getty Images

Walpurgis Night (April 30th) has never been a big thing in these parts where, six months later, Halloween serves a similar purpose. The end of April’s(...)

Conor Masterson has found success at QPR following his time with Liverpool. Photograph:  Dan Istitene/Getty Images

Niall Harrison, the head of the FAI’s Emerging Talent Programme, is one of many around the Irish game who speak well of Brighton, the way they do thei(...)

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