Mon, 27 Apr, 2020
From Saipan to the sports committee, Joe Leogue looks at the former CEO’s career in the FAI
Tue, 16 Apr, 2019
In the run-up to Sunday’s FAI Cup Final, Brian Gartland has been reflecting on the ‘sliding doors’ moment that saw him join Dundalk in July of 2013.
Fri, 02 Nov, 2018
"His real legacy lies with the numbers of players that he helped produce for the men’s senior team."
Sat, 30 Dec, 2017
Fri, 04 Nov, 2016
The record books will forever enshrine Mark Farren’s impact at Derry City as a golden boot for the ages. And since goals were his business, that’s how it should be.
Thu, 04 Feb, 2016
Roy Keane has urged Ireland’s schoolboy clubs who might feel threatened by the new U17 National League to embrace change and put the development of their players first.
Tue, 28 Jul, 2015
Mick Cooke last night became the third permanent manager already this season of crisis club Bray Wanderers.
Wed, 08 Jul, 2015
The FAI yesterday vowed to continue working with the authorities to counteract what they describe as the biggest threat to the game — match-fixing.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2013
Roddy Collins is excited at the prospect of challenging for trophies again after being appointed as Derry City manager.
Wed, 20 Nov, 2013
Giovanni Trapattoni, highly decorated over four decades in some of Europe’s most demanding leagues, paid the price for the national team’s poor performances with his job.
Sat, 05 Oct, 2013
President: Paddy McCaul
Tue, 24 Sep, 2013
Hod and Rod. Two men made for centre stage inched back into the glare this week.
Sat, 15 Jun, 2013
Trevor Molloy rolled back the years to score twice and then set up an extra-time winner as non-league Bluebell United caused the shock of the FAI Ford Cup second round to beat Athlone Town 3-2 at Lissywollen.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2013
The 2013 Airtricity League season kicks-off off today and Alan Smith tells us why we should go and take a look at what's on offer this season.
Fri, 08 Mar, 2013
Keith Costigan is still on Dublin time, having just returned to Los Angeles from a trip home.
Wed, 09 Jan, 2013
Cobh Ramblers are on course to end their four-year absence from the Airtricity League after the league’s director Fran Gavin yesterday confirmed discussions with the club are progressing well.
Fri, 23 Nov, 2012
It was a season where Sligo exploded with joy after ending a 35-year wait for the title, Shamrock Rovers relinquished their crown without a whimper and Drogheda United exceeded all expectations.
Sat, 27 Oct, 2012
The Airtricity League Premier Division will retain its 12-team structure for the 2013 season, the FAI have confirmed.
Thu, 20 Sep, 2012
Colin Hawkins yesterday admitted the Shamrock Rovers players were the reason manager Stephen Kenny was sacked.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2012
Fast, technical and played with sheer determination.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2012
High-flying Drogheda United will be looking to get their Airtricity League title challenge back on track having lost for the first time in eight outings to leaders Sligo Rovers last week, getting on the wrong end of a 4-1 hiding.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2012
The FAI have responded with surprise to Monaghan United’s statement that the club received no assistance from soccer’s governing body before their demise in June.
Sat, 21 Jul, 2012
Today, it all starts again.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2012
Pick of the FAI Ford Cup third round pairings is the clash of 24 times winners Shamrock Rovers and Tommy Dunne’s Cork City at Tallaght Stadium — just one of two all Premier Division clashes.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2012
Mark Quigley broke Derry City hearts at The Brandywell last night, the Sligo striker pouncing with five minutes remaining to open up a seven-point lead at the summit of the Premier Division.
Sat, 14 Jul, 2012
Aaron Callaghan wants his Bohemians players to manage their anger and right the wrongs of Iceland when UCD visit Dalymount Park tomorrow afternoon.
It’s the Rebels versus the Reds, as Cork City welcome Manchester United to Turner’s Cross for a friendly game on Wednesday, July 25 (7.45pm).
Sat, 07 Jul, 2012
Dundalk, who went out of the EA Sports Cup against Drogheda United on penalties in their quarter-final match on Monday, face Premier Division leaders Sligo Rovers at Oriel Park tonight.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2012
FAI chief executive John Delaney has defended his much-publicised drinking sessions with Irish fans during Ireland’s disastrous Euro 2012 campaign.
Mon, 25 Jun, 2012
Last week’s column on the contrast between soccer and GAA fans certainly generated plenty of interest/debate.
Airtricity League Premier Division football, minus the now defunct Monaghan United, returns after the brief summer break, with tonight’s big Dublin derby clash of Shelbourne and Shamrock Rovers at Tolka Park (8pm).
Thu, 21 Jun, 2012
As 30,000 fans cheered on the Republic of Ireland in Poznan last night, yet another Airtricity League club was forced to withdraw from the domestic top flight due to a lack of support.
Tue, 19 Jun, 2012
The results of Monaghan United in the Premier Division this season have been expunged by the Football Association of Ireland after the club stated today that it is to withdraw from the Airtricity League.
Mon, 18 Jun, 2012
Monaghan United are to withdraw from the Airtricity League, saying that participation is "no longer sustainable".
Confident St Patrick’s Athletic were firmly in the driving seat against Monaghan United in Gortakeegan last night, winning 4-0 to stay on Sligo Rovers’ heels.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2012
League leaders Sligo Rovers had captian Jason McGuinness sent off as they had to settle for a 0-0 draw at Bohemians.
Fri, 01 Jun, 2012
Premier Division leaders Sligo Rovers will be hoping to get back to winning ways when they travel to improving Bohemians in the Airtricity League at Dalymount Park tonight.
Monaghan United ended Sligo Rovers' two-year grip on the FAI Ford Cup with a stunning 3-1 win over the holders at the Showgrounds.
Sat, 26 May, 2012
Bray Wanderers will start slight favourites when they play host to Shelbourne in the pick of tonight’s 11 FAI Ford Cup ties at the Carlisle Grounds (7.05 pm, live on RTÉ 2).
Fri, 25 May, 2012
About 70% of businesses believe that passing and ratifying the fiscal treaty will be good for their work.
A Graham Rusk goal gave UCD a shock 1-0 win over league leaders Sligo Rovers at the UCD Bowl to end the westerners’ unbeaten start to the season.
Mon, 21 May, 2012
Danny North scored twice for the third game running as Sligo Rovers beat Shelbourne 3-0 to go eight points clear at the top of the table.
Fri, 18 May, 2012
Runaway Premier Division leaders Sligo Rovers will be hoping to open up the gap on the chasing pack when they host Shelbourne at the Showgrounds (7.45pm) tonight.
Derry City bounced back from their Setanta Cup disappointment with a comfortable 4-1 victory over Monaghan United in Gortakeegan last night.
Wed, 16 May, 2012
Monaghan United 1 Derry City 4
Tue, 15 May, 2012
Sat, 12 May, 2012
Cork City boss Tommy Dunne will be looking for a fourth win in five league games when his side travel to take on unbeaten St Patrick’s Athletic in the pick of tonight’s Airtricity Premier Division fixtures at Richmond Park (7.45pm).
Fri, 11 May, 2012
Monaghan United officials declared their intent to fulfil their fixtures this season despite a cash-flow crisis which as engulfing the club.
Thu, 10 May, 2012
Danny North scored twice as Sligo Rovers beat Drogheda United 3-1 at Hunky Dorys Park to stretch their lead at the top of the Premier Division table to four points.
Fri, 04 May, 2012
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