Nottingham Forest have announced they are to expand the City Ground to 38,000. Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty

Nottingham Forest have announced plans to increase the capacity of the City Ground to 38,000 after agreeing to extend the lease on their 121-year-old (...)

Newly appointed Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy at the Aviva press conference. Photograph:  ©INPHO/Gary Carr

Nobody covers the Irish team for many years without developing a thick protective outer shell of cynicism: I have been hurt too many times to be taken(...)

Martin O’Neill believes Ireland face a very tricky assignment in Georgia. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

World Cup qualification Group D, Georgia v Ireland, Saturday September 2nd (5pm, live on RTE 2, Sky Sports Football) There is the occasional pothole (...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill said Antonio Conte has “done splendidly”. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Just a year after he came face to face with the Italian at the European Championships, Martin O’Neill has paid tribute to the manner in which Antonio(...)

 France’s Patrice Evra  and  Ireland’s Seamus Coleman at Euro 2016. Photograph:  Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty

After the debacle of Poland in 2012, when Giovanni Trapattoni’s Republic of Ireland lost all three matches, our footballers had a much more successful(...)

Sunderland’s John O’Shea and Arsenal’s Alexis Sánchez battle for the ball at the Stadium of Light. O’Shea had to be replaced before half-time due to a hamstring injury. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

The FAI is likely to receive updates on the injuries sustained by Sunderland’s John O’Shea and Burnley’s Stephen Ward over the next 24 hours, but bot(...)

John Delaney has said private funding is vital to the reappointment of Martin O’Neill as Ireland manager. Photograph: Sportsfile

Private funding by Denis O’Brien remains essential to the reappointment of Martin O’Neill as Republic of Ireland football manager, confirmed FAI chief(...)

Windsor Park will host Cork City on Thursday night. Photograph: Kevin Scott/Inpho

It will pass by unnoticed by the majority but the curtain comes up on a new Europa League season this week and, among a number of fascinating fixtures(...)

Robbie Brady (C) of Republic of Ireland is congratulated by Martin O’Neill (R) manager of Republic of Ireland after their team’s 1-0 win in the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E match between Italy and Republic of Ireland at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on June 22nd in Lille, France. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

The spirit within the Republic of Ireland soccer team is very strong, manager Martin O’Neill has said as the team prepare to face France on Sunday. (...)

 Rory O’Neill (Ms Panti Bliss) being interviewed at the launch of “KnowNow”, a national free rapid HIV testing programme. His bar  is offering free HIV tests to patrons. Photograph: Eric Luke

The attack on the Pulse nightclub in Orlando has devastated the LGBT community in the US and abroad. It also directly targeted the idea of gay clubs b(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • Next
  • Last »