Shamrock Rovers celebrate Aaron Greene’s goal during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game against Derry City at the  Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium. Photograph: Evan Logan/Inpho

Derry City 0 Shamrock Rovers 1 Shamrock Rovers produced a professional performance at a packed Brandywell against Derry City to make it eight straigh(...)

Patrick McClean celebrates scoring Derry City’s  first goal during the SSE Airtiricity League Premier Division match against St Patrick’s Athletic at   Richmond Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 1 Derry City 3 First-half goals from Patrick McClean, Gerardo Bruna and Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe blitzed 10-man St Patrick’s Athleti(...)

 Sligo Rovers manager Liam Buckley: ‘I’ve had some wins in Tallaght previously and it’s a great place to pick up a result if you can.’ Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

After wins against the bottom two, Sligo Rovers have bodies back for the visit to top of the table Shamrock Rovers, and while the home side have been (...)

Goalkeeper Brendan Clarke was on target from the penalty spot against Sligo. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 1 (Keegan 30) St Patrick’s Athletic 2 (Drennan 40, B Clarke pen 58) Goalkeeper Brendan Clarke scored the winner from the penalty spot as(...)

Cork City’s Kieran Sadlier and Barry McNamee leave the pitch after their 2-1 defeat to Sligo Rovers. Photo: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Cork City 1 Sligo Rovers 2 Sub Raffaele Cretaro inflicted Cork City’s first home league defeat in just over a year as Sligo Rovers came from behind a(...)

Cork City striker  Graham Cummins will be available for the club’s game away to Sligo Rovers next Monday after the FAI’s disciplinary committee decided not to add to his automatic one-match ban for a sending off against St Patrick’s Athletic. Photograph:  Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Cork City will have striker Graham Cummins available for the league game in Sligo on Monday after the FAI’s disciplinary committee decided against add(...)

Glenville’s Ciaran McDonnell with his son Senan after their defeat at Shamrock Rovers. Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Waterford 0 Shelbourne 3 Shelbourne cruised into the second round of the FAI Senior Cup when inflicting a first home defeat on SSE Airtricity First D(...)

David O’Sullivan scored the opening goal for Longford Town Photograph: ©Inpho/Ryan Byrne

Longford Town 1 Derry City 1 Substitute Patrick McClean scored a spectacular first goal for Derry City as they had to settle for salvaging a point at(...)

The child named “baby Maria” was found last Friday on the Steelstown Road near the Kildare-Dublin border. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The child and family agency Tusla has been granted an interim care order for the baby girl found abandoned in Dublin last week. The order was g(...)