Vinny Perth has been confirmed as Dundalk’s head coach, replacing Stephen Kenny. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dundalk have confirmed their new management line up with, as expected, Stephen Kenny’s long-time assistant Vinny Perth taking charge of the first team(...)

Dundalk’s home ground Oriel Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Dundalk have criticised the club’s former owner Gerry Matthews for revealing publicly an agreement that should pave the way to a transfer of the leas(...)

A terrace complete with homage to manager Stephen Kenny at Oriel Park.  Photograph: Eric Luke

There are many stories about how bad the bad old days got at Dundalk FC. Some are probably apocryphal, but all are plausible. What is certainly true(...)

Peregrine falcon: there is a YouTube video of one attacking, or at least harassing, a red kite, in spite of the difference in size

My book doesn’t identify an attractive moth that I photographed. Any suggestions? Dermot Mowatt Kilbed, Co Waterford It is an angle shades moth(...)

The FAI’s licensing process explicitly requires clubs to be able to guarantee the availability of their home ground for all games. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Champions Dundalk face the possibility of having to play some or all of their home games during the coming season away from Oriel Park. Their failur(...)

 Dane Massey (right of picture) returns to the Dundalk squad for tonight’s  Airtricity League Premier Division clash with St Patrick’s Athletic in Inchicore. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

A year ago, recalls Gavin McLaughlin, a game in Belfield Bowl played in front of 121 people provided a pretty stark sense of where Dundalk stood with (...)