Emily Whelan

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  Ruesha Littlejohn in action for Aston Villa, which she joined in the summer. Photograph: Jacques Feeney/FA via Getty Images

Ruesha Littlejohn is well placed to comment on the treatment of female footballers at professional clubs in the United Kingdom. The 31-year-old’s move(...)

Peamount celebrate after securing the title. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Peamount United 3 Shelbourne 1 Peamount United captain Áine O’Gorman saluted the ‘character’ of her side as they came from behind to retain their Wom(...)

Peamount United’s players and staff celebrate after securing the FAI Women’s National League title after victory over Shelbourne at Peamount United FC in Newcastle, Co Dublin. Photograph:  Ken Sutton/Inpho

Peamount United 3 Shelbourne 1 With the 2020 Women’s National League title on the line in a Dublin derby with Shelbourne, Peamount United came out on(...)

On Sunday evening Shane Duffy was in London as Brighton & Hove Albion beat Millwall to reach the FA Cup semi-finals. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Shane Duffy was again named Irish Player of the Year at the Three sponsored FAI awards but missed the opportunity to pick up the prize himself this ti(...)

“A lot of the changes are small but they have certainly gone down well with the players and we hope they will be well received by the wider public.”

A week into the new Women’s National League season, Shelbourne have announced changes their chief executive, David O’Connor, says hopes will demonstra(...)

 Peamount United got the better of Wexford Youths when the sides met in the League Cup final in September. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Women’s FAI Cup final Wexford Youths v Peamount United Aviva Stadium, Sunday, 12.05pm, Live on RTE2 Wexford Youths are without Ireland international(...)