Ray Treacy

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Roy Keane was sent home by manager Mick McCarthy from the 2002 World Cup. Photograph: Inpho

It was three o’clock in the morning in a noodle bar by the train station in Daejeon when I ran into an English reporter I’d shared a hotel with at the(...)

Portland Timbers  supporters unveil a flag in tribute  to their former player Jimmy Conway ahead of the game against  the Vancouver Whitecaps at Providence Park in Portland last Saturday. Photograph: Diego Diaz/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

A scroll through a newspaper archive unearths a black and white photograph from the hirsute 70s heyday of the North American Soccer League. In it, the(...)

Sinead Keating in Maynooth. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Sinéad Keating doesn’t say, “I am bipolar”, she says, “I have bipolar”. Because she won’t let herself be defined by her mental health condition. “Ev(...)