Ray Wilson

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Dermot Desmond: could be about to become a major investor  in Shamrock Rovers. Photograph; Dara Mac Dónaill

Shamrock Rovers are on course to ask their members to approve a major investment by billionaire businessman Dermot Desmond in the club over the coming(...)

Dundalk have announced CEO Mal Brannigan is to leave club. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

League of Ireland champions Dundalk have confirmed that Mal Brannigan, the CEO brought in from England by the club’s new owners last year, is to depar(...)

  Diego Maradona   handles the ball past Peter Shilton of England to score

High noon, one blistering Sunday in Mexico City, and a quarter-final shootout between two arch rivals who hadn’t met in a World Cup for 20 years and h(...)

Pepper Ireland chief executive Paul Doddrell. US private equity giant KKR, which is in the process of buying Pepper, has rejected suggestions that it may try to offload the group’s Irish assets.

US private equity giant KKR, which is in the process of buying financial services firm Pepper, has rejected suggestions that it may try to offload th(...)

Shamrock Rovers Press Conference, Tallaght Stadium, Dublin 18/11/2016Shamrock Rovers Manager Stephen BradleyMandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Almost 40 years after John Giles arrived with a plan to transform Shamrock Rovers, they are at it again out in Tallaght thinking and talking big but d(...)

Cork City manager  John Caulfield: “We did very well, but I would expect a massive reaction from them and a totally different game.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

With Dundalk having made a memorable start to a Europa League group stage campaign that is likely to stretch them severely over the coming weeks, Cork(...)

Shamrock Rovers were beaten 5-0 by Cork City in the FA Cup quarter-finals, but investment into the club is forthcoming. Photograph: Inpho

Ray Wilson is quick to admit that the timing of his latest visit home has been a little unfortunate. Five days after Shamrock Rovers’ FAI Cup humiliat(...)

 Frank Worthington in 1973 when he was with Leicester City. Photograph:  PA Wire

Frank Worthington’s daughter has questioned whether heading heavy leather footballs could have played a part in her father developing Alzheimer’s dise(...)

Soon to be World Cup winning England manager Alf Ramsey issues instructions as internationals Ray Wilson and Alan Ball (centre) toy with the ball while captain Bobby Moore listens attentively; The Irish Times eulogises the famous victory. photograph: pa

Before his untimely death in 1993, Ronnie Whelan snr was apt to recall that growing up in Cabra on Dublin’s north side, he was never regarded as the b(...)