A big win would quickly take the attention off Martin O’Neill. Photograph: Inpho

Having lamented the lack of competitive action when he first got the job, Martin O’Neill could probably do without an eight month lay-off until the st(...)

Galway United’s Ronan Murray was voted Airtricity/Soccer Writers’ Association of Ireland Player of the Month  for August.

With Drogheda United looking to be something of a lost cause at this stage, Galway United urgently need to step things up if they are to get themselve(...)

Cork City’s Kieran Saldier with Ryan Brennan of Bray Wanderers. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Cork can give themselves a shot of winning the title in Ballybofey on Monday by beating Sligo Rovers this evening although the visitors, who have draw(...)

Dundalk’s Patrick McEleney scores his second goal in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game against St Patrick’s Athletic at Oriel Park. Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Barry McNamee scored a first career hat-trick inside nine minutes as Derry City beat Drogheda United 4-0 at Maginn Park to maintain their 100 per cent(...)

Referee Neil Doyle had to abandon the game in Maginn Park on Friday night following floodlight failure. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The Airtricity League Premier Division clash between Derry City and Limerick was called off after 25 minutes of the first half following floodlight fa(...)

Ryan Manning has been given a new two and a half year contract by Queens Park Rangers. Photograph: Getty Images.

Former Galway United midfielder Ryan Manning has signed a new two and a half year deal at QPR just a few months after having been told that he was to (...)

Shelbourne’s Stephen Elliott in action against Dan Byrne of Bohemians during the EA Sports Cup second round match at  Tolka Park on Monday. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

In many ways, it is probably the biggest move of his career with Stephen Elliott drawing a line under a decade and a half away to return home to Dubli(...)

Stephen Elliott could make his Shelbourne debut against Bohemians on Monday night. Photograph: Inpho

Shelbourne manager Kevin Doherty is hoping that former Republic of Ireland international Stephen Elliott will be cleared to make his debut for the Dub(...)

Shamrock Rovers manger Pat Fenlon: “You’ve got to be open-minded to this sort of stuff. It’s an opportunity of a lifetime.” Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers manager Pat Fenlon has laughed off the suggestion that taking his players to an Indian city he has never seen for what may prove to th(...)

Norwic City’s Wes Hoolahan: “I came back in for the pre-season and the manager spoke to me and talked me through his plans. Now I just can’t wait to get started and I’m delighted to be here for another couple of seasons.” Photo: Tom Dulat/Getty

Republic of Ireland international Wes Hoolahan has signed a new two-year deal with Norwich City. The 32-year-old was strongly linked in January with (...)