A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Aiden McGeady will hope that his deadline day move to Charlton Athletic will offer an Indian summer to his Ireland career.
Sat, 01 Feb, 2020
James McClean says that sectarian abuse aimed at him in football grounds has “simmered right down” since the authorities began taking belated but decisive action to deal with a problem
Wed, 29 Jan, 2020
Mick McCarthy has been singing the praises of young Ireland international Michael Obafemi after seeing the 19-year-old in action in Southampton’s 1-1 FA Cup draw with Spurs on Saturday.
Tue, 28 Jan, 2020
Adam Idah’s brilliant hat-trick in Norwich’s 4-2 win at Preston may have grabbed the majority of the headlines but the Cork native wasn’t the only Irish player to shine in the FA Cup third round.
Sun, 05 Jan, 2020
Barnsley have been hit with a Football Association charge after Stoke midfielder James McClean was allegedly the target of sectarian chants in the lead-up to Remembrance Sunday.
Fri, 03 Jan, 2020
Nathan Collins is confident that decimated Ireland can keep their U21 European Championship challenge on course in Armenia today.
Thu, 14 Nov, 2019
Steve Cooper’s men had to do it the tough way, with Paul Cook’s Wigan dominating an entertaining encounter at the DW Stadium that they will feel they should have won.
Sat, 02 Nov, 2019
Rochdale have signed former Republic of Ireland defender Paul McShane on a short-term deal, the Sky Bet League One club have announced.
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019
Glancing down at his notebook, the journalist prefaces his question for Conor Hourihane with what he believes is a statement of fact.
Wed, 09 Oct, 2019
Republic of Ireland international Richard Keogh could be out of football until December 2020 after damaging two knee ligaments in last week’s car crash.
Tue, 01 Oct, 2019
Leeds’ Achilles heel hurt them once more as the Sky Bet Championship leaders were held 1-1 at home by Derby.
Sat, 21 Sep, 2019
Wayne Routledge scored a last-minute winner as Swansea edged their top-of-the-table clash with Leeds at Elland Road.
Sat, 31 Aug, 2019
Sheffield Wednesday moved top of the SkyBet Championship after a 1-0 victory over Luton.
Tue, 20 Aug, 2019
QPR have called for action to be taken “at every level of our game” after the club’s under-18 side walked off the pitch during a friendly in Spain following alleged racist abuse by opposition players.
Wed, 14 Aug, 2019
Manchester United fans were involved in more football-related arrests where racism was an aggravating factor or a feature than any other club in England in the four seasons up to 2017-18, data from the UK Home Office shows.
Tue, 18 Jun, 2019
His Bandon accent doesn’t quite reach the same caustic shrill of exasperation as, say, a certain someone from Mayfield, but there could be no denying that this was Conor Hourihane channelling his inner Roy.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
Conor Hourihane’s first taste of competitive English football was a League Two draw between Plymouth Argyle and Shrewsbury Town at the compact New Meadow Stadium just shy of eight years ago.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Wembley no longer holds any mystery for Conor Hourihane. There is no room for romance in this story.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
A wonderful free kick by Corkman Conor Hourihane set the Republic Of Ireland on their way to victory over Georgia at the Aviva Stadium tonight in this Euro 2020 qualifying clash.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
Former England U19 midfielder Daniel Crowley has confirmed he’s requested the FAI to process his international transfer.
Fri, 22 Feb, 2019
Holders Chelsea are safely through to the fourth round of the FA Cup but Premier League Cardiff were victims of a giant-killing act by Gillingham.
Sat, 05 Jan, 2019
The past year produced another crop of bizarre, eye-watering injuries for sport stars. And not all of them happened during the action.
Wed, 02 Jan, 2019
As Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane pitch into battle tonight without the services of disenchanted Harry Arter, former Ireland boss Mick McCarthy is calling on him to mount a reconciliation bid.
Thu, 06 Sep, 2018
What this World Cup could really do with is a team to capture the imagination, says .
Fri, 06 Jul, 2018
Towell won back-to-back League of Ireland titles with Dundalk.
Sat, 12 May, 2018
Ireland U17 striker Adam Idah will once again have his late grandfather Kevin Hayes foremost in his thoughts when they face Bosnia-Herzegovina in today’s pivotal European Championship finals fixture (1pm).
Fri, 11 May, 2018
Emotional, fantastic, amazing. Those were some of the words Wes Hoolahan used as he reflected on his last game as a Norwich player.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018
Myanmar's governing regime has been accused of ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims, while Leeds' critics have branded the tour as "morally corrupt".
Thu, 26 Apr, 2018
Cardiff left it late but kept themselves on course for a Sky Bet Championship automatic promotion place with a 2-0 win at Norwich.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2018
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Wed, 11 Apr, 2018
Aleksandar Mitrovic has continued his remarkable goal-scoring form for Fulham.
Sat, 07 Apr, 2018
Preston remain right in the thick of a battle for a play-off place in the Championship.
Sat, 17 Mar, 2018
Irish players also scored for QPR and Sheffield United.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018
Former Cork City star Sean Maguire came off the bench to score Preston’s winner against Bristol City at Deepdale and keep North End’s play-off challenge firmly on course.
Wed, 07 Mar, 2018
All seven Premier League clubs hosting matches today are hopeful of their fixtures going ahead in a weekend sporting programme badly affected by snow.
Sat, 03 Mar, 2018
Burton condemned Jose Morais to defeat in his first game in charge of Barnsley with a 2-1 victory which moved Albion off the bottom of the Championship.
Tue, 20 Feb, 2018
Here's a full list of the ins and outs of the January transfer window.
Wed, 31 Jan, 2018
All three Aston Villa goals were scored by Irishmen.
Sat, 20 Jan, 2018
Aitor Karanka has been appointed as Nottingham Forest’s new manager on a two-and-a-half-year contract.
Mon, 08 Jan, 2018
Alan Browne ended four months of frustration in front of goal by scoring a superb volley as Preston marched into the fourth round of the FA Cup by hammering Wycombe Wanderers 5-1 on Saturday.
Mon, 08 Jan, 2018
"Now we've lost him for eight weeks, 10 weeks possibly, and that's a big blow. It's a tough one," said manager Chris Coleman.
Thu, 04 Jan, 2018
Barry Conlon is a little distracted. His attention drawn to the TV screen, he drifts away for a few seconds, before being coaxed back into conversation.
Thu, 28 Dec, 2017
Sunderland expect to appoint Chris Coleman as their new manager within the next 48 hours.
Fri, 17 Nov, 2017