Ireland manager Vera Pauw looks on during the World Cup qualifying draw with Slovakia. Photo: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Ireland coach Vera Pauw believes that individual error on the pitch rather than mismanagement from the sideline was the reason for a draw with a Slova(...)

McLaughlin is in her final year at Central Connecticut State Universtiy. Photograph: Evan Treacy/Inpho

The paltry earning power of female soccer players does make the FAI’s switch to equal match fees, for all senior internationals, no small gesture. I(...)

Heather Payne: ‘Everyone was super happy after the Finland game, getting that win away is huge for our campaign, it’s really given us a good boost, and it’s a boost we needed as well.’ Photograph: Laszo Geczo/Inpho

It’s as well Heather Payne loves playing for Ireland because her commute from her base in the United States to the home of the Irish women’s football (...)

Diane Caldwell in action for Ireland against Belgium last April. Photo: Patrick Smets/Inpho

Due to Sunday’s FAI Cup final between Wexford Youths and Shelbourne at Tallaght stadium, Ellen Molloy, Aoibheann Clancy, Ciara Grant and Saoirse Noona(...)

Ireland’s Katie McCabe unleashes a shot during the World Cup qualifier against Finland at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium. Photograph: Kalle Parkkinen/Inpho

Just like last week proved so pivotal for the FAI and the Republic of Ireland men’s national teams, the upcoming international window bears the brunt (...)

Eileen Gleeson and Katie McCabe after Tuesday night’s famous win in Finland. Photograph: Kalle Parkkinen/Inpho

“Aw, I was furious,” Katie McCabe told RTÉ’s Tony O’Donoghue, when he compared her to John Aldridge in Orlando, after suffering the double punishment (...)

Denise O’Sullivan wheels away after scoring Ireland’s winner against Finland. Photograph: Kalle Parkkinen/Inpho

Ah here, now we’re whistling. The right foot of Megan Connolly and the head of Denise O’Sullivan did the trick, and Cork will never let us forget it. (...)

Ireland celebrate after Megan Connolly scored their opening goal against Finland. Photograph: Kalle Parkkinen/Inpho

Finland 1 Ireland 2 Rare is a flag planting Irish victory in far flung stadiums. Rare and wonderful to behold on this chilly Tuesday night in Helsink(...)

Ireland’s Denise O’Sullivan is challenged by Filippa Angeldal of Sweden during the World Cup qualifier at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

A scan on Denise O’Sullivan’s arm, following Ireland’s 1-0 defeat to Sweden in Tallaght stadium on Thursday night, has revealed no break. O’Sullivan w(...)

Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Courtney Brosnan blocks an attempt from Sweden’s Stina Blackstenius during the World Cup qualifier at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Courtney Brosnan (Everton) Justified Vera Pauw’s faith in her. Took two smart saves in the opening 10 minutes and pulled off a spectacular one just s(...)

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