Dermot Keely

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Derry boss Declan Devine: “This club, this group of players deserve European football for their efforts over the course of the season, but they have to earn it.”  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Proponents of playoffs might point to tonight’s fixture list as making a decent case for mixing things up a bit with only the last of the Europa Leag(...)

Monaghan United and Derry City are unable to capture everyone’s attention during a league game at Gortakeegan Park in 2012. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Love is cruel. One minute you’re head over heels and the next you’re sending out a press release announcing the end of the affair. I have oft been ac(...)

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny celebrates winning the Premier League after victory over Bohemians at Oriel Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

On the morning of a game, Stephen Kenny likes to get breakfast in one of the bank of dinky little cafes that line Blackrock, the seaside village about(...)

Connacht’s Niyi Adeolokun evades Darren Sweetnam to score his side’s third try against Munster at the Sportsground earlier this season. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

He’s a great story. Not many Nigerians end up playing rugby – period – least of all professionally in Ireland, or in Connacht for that matter. It’s be(...)

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny has signed a contract extension. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk have confirmed that manager Stephen Kenny has signed a new one year extension to his contract at the club.The new deal means that the 43 year-(...)