Glentoran’s Michael Halliday challenges Derry’s Barry Molloy in the Setanta Cup in 2007, the last all-island tournament. File photograph:  Darren Kidd/Presseye/Inpho

After 18 months working behind the scenes on the project, Dublin-based entrepreneur Kieran Lucid is to brief a meeting of Airtricity League clubs in A(...)

Linfield’s Michael Gault tackles Derry City’s Ciaran Martyn in the Setanta Cup at, Windsor Park in 2006. The last major cross-Border tournament ended in 2014.  File photograph: Oliver McVeigh/Sportsfile

The man behind the proposal to form a new 14-team All-Island Premier Division says he hopes to meet Uefa and other stakeholders over the coming months(...)

Former FAI chief executive John Delaney: The failure to record the proposed bonus is understood to be one of the matters being investigated by the ODCE. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Former FAI finance director Tony Dignam says that he had no knowledge of a commitment by the association in 2014 to pay John Delaney a €2 million loya(...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald (left) pictured with Flor McCarthy at the launch of his book The Solicitor’s Guide to Marketing and Growing a Business. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

“We’re coming out of a very deep recession that’s had a huge impact on small law firms,” says Flor McCarthy, author of a new book on the difficult tas(...)