Veteran Republic of Ireland midfielder Glenn Whelan recently signed a contract extension at League One side Fleetwood Town. File photograph: Inpho

Glenn Whelan has made the shortlist for the FAI’s Senior International Player of the Year award after returning from retirement to feature in Ireland’(...)

Jordan Buckley(19) from Kells Road, Crumlin, ran into the yard of Government buildings with the sword raised high and knives concealed in his clothing, Dublin District Court heard. Photograph: Collins Courts

A “disaffected” Dublin youth, who used his great-grandfather’s sword from the 1916 Rising to stage a “one man rebellion” at Leinster House in April, h(...)

Jordan Buckley (19) from Kells Road, Crumlin is charged with trespassing with an offensive weapon at Leinster House on April 29th. File photograph: Collins Courts.

Fresh charges have been brought against a Dublin youth who was allegedly caught trespassing at Leinster House while armed with a sword.Jordan Buckley (...)

Jordan Buckley at Dublin District Court today. Photograph:  Collins.

A Dublin youth, who is accused of brandishing a sword in the front yard of Leinster House, has been remanded on continuing bail while gardaí prepare a(...)