Don’t look back: New Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy during the press conference at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

Lest you had any doubts that you’re not getting any younger, Friday night and Sunday afternoon’s TV viewing was a chilling enough reminder that the ye(...)

Bob Geldof was among about 1,400 investors in film finance firm Ingenious Media. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Irish businessman Bob Geldof and a number of high-profile Irish soccer stars face a bill for their share of £700 million the UK revenue says it is owe(...)

Irish footballer Robbie Keane. Photograph: ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Losses claimed by celebrity investors, including Irish football stars Robbie Keane and John O’Shea, in disputed film finance schemes in the UK amounte(...)

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill is one of the investors affected by the HMRC case. Photograph: INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Several Irish soccer stars are among hundreds of celebrities in Britain facing the spectre of large tax bills, after UK tax authorities claimed victo(...)

The usual suspects: RTÉ Sport launches its coverage and team at the French ambassador’s residence on Ailesbury Road, Dublin. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Four years ago, if you recall, we had to make do with just the 31 games over 24 days, so we’d hardly got the cushions comfy on our couches when the fi(...)