Glenn Whelan: 'We gave them too much respect'

Glenn Whelan: 'We gave them too much respect'

A frustrating night for the Republic of Ireland ended in a first 2020 European Championship qualifying defeat on a raid-sodden Geneva pitch.

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Three lessons learned as Ireland suffer blow to Euro 2020 hopes

Three lessons learned as Ireland suffer blow to Euro 2020 hopes

Ger McCarthy on the lessons learned from Ireland's 2-0 loss to Switzerland at the Stade de Genève.

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Cork Premier IFC: O’Reilly relieved as slick Éire Óg hold off battling Bantry

Cork Premier IFC: O’Reilly relieved as slick Éire Óg hold off battling Bantry

Many memorable encounters have graced Clonakilty’s Ahamilla GAA complex but few more compelling than Saturday’s Éire Óg Premier IFC semi-final ...

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Six in a row makes masterly Mourneabbey queens of county

Six in a row makes masterly Mourneabbey queens of county

Mourneabbey solidified their status as queens of the Cork LGFA senior championship with a sixth successive county title following victory over West Cork at Cork ...

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Blues and  Bandon  set to duel again

Blues and Bandon set to duel again

Bantry Blues and Bandon will have to do it all over again following an entertaining Cork PIFC quarter-final in Dunmanway yesterday afternoon.

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'It is an absolutely amazing feeling' - James Collins and Kevin Long revel in scoring for Ireland

'It is an absolutely amazing feeling' - James Collins and Kevin Long revel in scoring for Ireland

An experimental Republic of Ireland line-up’s performance in securing a 3-1 victory over Bulgaria pleased goal-scorers James Collins and Kevin Long.

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McCarthy: 'Are we the best team in the group? Probably not, but we don’t half keep going'

McCarthy: 'Are we the best team in the group? Probably not, but we don’t half keep going'

A 1-1 draw represented a positive result at home to Switzerland according to Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy and man of the match Shane Duffy.

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The lessons we learned as Ireland grab another positive draw

The lessons we learned as Ireland grab another positive draw

Despite plenty of endeavour, Ireland’s attack lacked the requisite composure or finishing ability to adequately trouble their opponents for much of the 90 ...

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One point victory over O’Donovan Rossa sees Clon through to last eight

One point victory over O’Donovan Rossa sees Clon through to last eight

Clonakilty are through to the last eight in the Cork SFC thanks to 1-point victory over West Cork rivals O’Donovan Rossa in Castlehaven this afternoon.

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Ross outlast ‘Haven in extra-time classic

Ross outlast ‘Haven in extra-time classic

Carbery Rangers will face champions St Finbarr’s in the Cork SFC third round following a pulsating victory over west Cork rivals Castlehaven in Skibbereen ...

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Ballinora overcome dreadful conditions to defeat Adrigole

Ballinora overcome dreadful conditions to defeat Adrigole

Ballinora overcame the elements as well as a dogged Adrigole side to book their place in the third round of the Cork IFC at Kilmichael on Saturday.

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Former stars’ delight as Cork’s Super troopers head for Croker

Former stars’ delight as Cork’s Super troopers head for Croker

Former All-Ireland winners John Cleary and Tony Davis believe Cork have nothing to lose heading into this year’s Super 8s on the back of a comprehensive victory ...

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Cork win first All-Ireland U14 Platinum title in six years

Cork win first All-Ireland U14 Platinum title in six years

Cork claimed their first LGFA All-Ireland U14 Platinum title since 2013 at the expense of Galway in Banagher county Offaly this afternoon.

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Robinson: 'I just came back and wanted to impress the new gaffer' #IRLvGIB

Robinson: 'I just came back and wanted to impress the new gaffer' #IRLvGIB

The Republic of Ireland laboured to a 2-0 UEFA qualifying victory over Gibraltar leaving Mick McCarthy’s side top of the group but with plenty of work to do.

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The lessons learned from Ireland's victory over Gibraltar

The lessons learned from Ireland's victory over Gibraltar

As expected, Ireland have overcome Gibraltar thanks to an own goal and a late Robert Brady strike. Ger McCarthy runs the rule over the lessons learned.

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McClean: We wanted to go out and prove a point

McClean: We wanted to go out and prove a point

Republic of Ireland midfielders James McClean and Jeff Hendrick were delighted to emerge from Denmark with a share of the spoils.

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Denmark v Republic of Ireland - Lessons Learned

Denmark v Republic of Ireland - Lessons Learned

A look at the lessons we can take from tonight's draw against Denmark.

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Rebels fight back to hold Kingdom in thrilling John Kerins Cup

Rebels fight back to hold Kingdom in thrilling John Kerins Cup

Cork and Kerry played out a thrilling John Kerins Cup U20 League draw in Clonakilty last night.

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Cork and Kerry U20s play out thrilling league draw

Cork and Kerry U20s play out thrilling league draw

Cork and Kerry played out a thrilling John Kerins U20 Cup League draw in Clonakilty this evening.

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Lessons Learned: Ajax V Tottenham Hotspur

Lessons Learned: Ajax V Tottenham Hotspur

Oh what a night.

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Liverpool v Barcelona - Talking Points

Liverpool v Barcelona - Talking Points

Roberto Firmino’s absence from Liverpool’s starting line-up forced an alteration to the Premier League side’s usual shape.

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Tottenham Hotspur v Ajax talking points

Tottenham Hotspur v Ajax talking points

Their technique and composure whilst in possession was of the highest order but Ajax’s ability to press their opponents without the ball was even better.

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Three goals in three minutes earns Kanturk victory over Castletownbere

Three goals in three minutes earns Kanturk victory over Castletownbere

Three goals in as many second half minutes earned Kanturk victory at the expense of Castletownbere in an error-strewn Cork PIFC first round replay at Ballingeary ...

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Bantry Blues edge St Vincent's in explosive opening round

Bantry Blues edge St Vincent's in explosive opening round

A pulsating Cork PIFC opening round tie went right to the wire before Bantry Blues edged St Vincent’s at Enniskeane last Saturday evening.

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Here are the lessons learned as Man City sweep aside Man United

Here are the lessons learned as Man City sweep aside Man United

Ger McCarthy looks at the three things we learned as Man City beat Man United 2-0.

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Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur – Lessons Learned

Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur – Lessons Learned

Tottenham Hotspur have enjoyed plenty of memorable European nights but none quite like the 90 plus minutes experienced in Manchester on a crazy, crazy evening.

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Things we learned: Solskjaer badly requires quality reinforcements

Things we learned: Solskjaer badly requires quality reinforcements

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s ability to inspire Manchester United to a memorable Champions League victory over PSG underlined the Norwegian’s credentials.

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St Finbarr’s consolidate top spot while Carbery Rangers defeat Nemos

St Finbarr’s consolidate top spot while Carbery Rangers defeat Nemos

County champions St Finbarr’s consolidated top spot in the Rochestown Park Hotel Division 1 football league following another impressive display.

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Mick McCarthy: 'Whatever has gone on in the past, it doesn’t affect me at all'

Mick McCarthy: 'Whatever has gone on in the past, it doesn’t affect me at all'

Mick McCarthy was delighted with the Republic of Ireland’s efforts in securing a second consecutive European Championship qualifying victory.

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Republic of Ireland v Georgia: Lessons Learned

Republic of Ireland v Georgia: Lessons Learned

The lessons learned from Rep of Ireland v Georgia.

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Boss McCarthy satisfied as ‘job done’

Boss McCarthy satisfied as ‘job done’

Mick McCarthy was delighted with the Republic of Ireland’s efforts in securing a second consecutive European Championship qualifying victory.

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The tasks on McCarthy’s to do list for tomorrow night's clash with Georgia

The tasks on McCarthy’s to do list for tomorrow night's clash with Georgia

Unlike the ultra-defensive Gibraltar, Mick McCarthy can expect Georgia to adopt a more orthodox 4-1-4-1 formation that held Switzerland scoreless for close to an ...

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Cork league wrap: In-form Newtownshandrum join front-runners

Cork league wrap: In-form Newtownshandrum join front-runners

Newtownshandrum, Ballyhea and Midleton have joined Na Piarsaigh in a four-way tie atop the Red FM Division 1 Hurling League.

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Lessons to be learned following narrow Irish victory

Lessons to be learned following narrow Irish victory

A win, any kind of win, was the minimum requirement considering all the negativity that surrounded the final months of Martin O’Neill’s tenure.

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In Gibraltar, winning is all that matters

In Gibraltar, winning is all that matters

If nothing else, victory in Gibraltar would help eradicate the memory of another tumultuous week for Irish football.

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Smooth Seandún brush past Beara challenge

Smooth Seandún brush past Beara challenge

Seandún brushed Beara aside to progress to round two of the Cork SFC Colleges/Divisions section with an eight-point victory in Dunmanway.

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