Conor Davis of Derry City scores a goal against his former club UCD  in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at the   UCD Bowl. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

UCD 1 Derry City 3 Conor Davis was sprung from the bench to help sink his former club with his first goal for Derry City as they edged up to third pl(...)

Cork City after their win in Luxembourg, although it’s Progres Niederkorn who progress. Photograph: Inpho

Progrès Niederkorn 1-2 Cork City (Progrès win 3-2 on aggregate) Despite a courageous performance on the night, the European campaign of Cork City FC (...)

Cork City interim head coach John Cotter: ‘The onus is on us to be on the front foot and that’s when Cork City teams are at their best.’ Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Europa League first qualifying round: Cork City v Progrès Niederkorn Kick-off: 7.45pm. Venue: Turner's Cross. An attractive tie with Steve(...)

Bohemians’ Eoghan Stokes scores the winning goal against Shamrock Rovers in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at  Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 Bohemians 1 Eoghan Stokes proved their match winner off the bench as Bohemians maintained their Gypsies’ curse over Shamrock Rovers(...)

Shamrock Rovers forced extra time in Sweden but fell just short in the first qualifying round of the Europa League. Photograph: Inpho

AIK 1 Shamrock Rovers 1 (AET – AIK win 2-1 on aggregate) Despite a courageous display, laced with craft and tenacity, Shamrock Rovers fell just sho(...)

Ronan Finn celebrates with Roberto Lopez after scoring Shamrock Rovers’ second goal against St Pat’s  at the Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

SHAMROCK ROVERS 3  ST PATRICK’S ATHLETIC 0 First goals for the club from Lee Grace and Sam Bone, either side of the strike of the game fro(...)

Joel Coustrain scored the Republic of Ireland’s second goal in the Uefa Under-19 Championships elite qualifying round encounter with hosts Germany in Sandhausen/ Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Germany U19 3 Republic of Ireland U19 2Paul Doolin’s under-19 side suffered a heart-breaking loss to hosts Germany in their Uefa Championships elite q(...)