Ireland International Rules manager Joe Kernan: he said the biggest disappointment of the first test defeat was the reaction just after half time. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

At Thursday’s media briefing Ireland manager Joe Kernan announced that he is to investigate the size of the playing area in Perth’s Domain Stadium whe(...)

 Aidan O’Shea: will captain Ireland in Australia for the International Rules series.  “It’s a nice honour and nice for Mayo, my club and my family.”  Photograph:  Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

Aidan O’Shea has been officially named as Ireland captain for November’s International Rules series in Australia. It will be the Mayo footballer’s f(...)