Aidan Horan

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FAI interim chief Gary Owens: most accept he has found himself in a tough job at what has proven to be an unexpectedly tough time. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

He could probably do without the extra item on his agenda just now but FAI interim chief executive Gary Owens will meet with the leadership of the big(...)

The Schoolboys Football Association of Ireland say the €50,000 they paid for a the use of a corporate box at the Aviva stadium was good value. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

The Schoolboys Football Association of Ireland (SFAI) have defended their €50,000 outlay on a corporate box at the Aviva Stadium – a deal they admit w(...)

FAI president Donal Conway: “It was almost a complete majority. It was resounding and it shows that there is a real appetite for change.”

The FAI took a major first step towards implementing the recommendations of the Governance Review Group when the rule changes required to reshape the (...)

“Everything has been too rushed for the AGM and voters will be too scared to back it.”

Dave Moran, chairman of the largest amateur football league in Ireland, believes the FAI governance reforms will not be passed by delegates at next mo(...)

From left,  Kieran Mulvey, chairman of Sport Ireland, Donal Conway, president of the FAI, and Aidan Horan, chairman of the governance review group, at FAI headquarters in Abbotstown. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

A failure to endorse wide-ranging governance reforms could endanger key sponsorship contracts held by the Football Association of Ireland (FAI), the o(...)

FAI HQ in Abbotstown: Morale among the staff is said to be, understandably, at a low ebb. Photograph: Inpho

If it had a marketing spend behind it the publication at 11 o’clock on Friday morning of the governance review group’s report might be sold as some so(...)

The board of the Football Association of Ireland met in Limerick on Thursday to consider the draft report of the Governance Review Group, established (...)

Interim FAI chief executive Rea Walshe will be part of the  governance review committee looking into how the association can be reformed. Photograph:   James Crombie/Inpho

Interim FAI chief executive Rea Walshe and current board member Niamh O’Donoghue are to be part of the five-person governance review committee which h(...)

Sport Ireland chief execuitve John Treacy: ‘I think you need to remember the clubs, the leagues, the members that are on the council have a responsibility.’ Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

It is understood that a number of Football Association of Ireland (FAI) board members are considering running for re-election after they stand down ah(...)