A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Newport County’s remarkable FA Cup odyssey may have ended on Saturday but a 4-1 defeat didn’t stop Irish striker Pádraig Amond from leaving the pitch with a pep in his step.
Mon, 18 Feb, 2019
O'Neill was a hugely animated figure and was lectured by referee Jeremy Simpson after straying from his technical area and down the side of the pitch once too often.
Sat, 19 Jan, 2019
Saturday was a landmark day for Adam O’Reilly as the 17-year-old from Mahon in Cork city made his Preston debut in the 1-1 draw against Aston Villa.
Mon, 31 Dec, 2018
A government minister has called upon the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) to “come out and stand up” for international soccer star James McClean over his refusal to wear a poppy.
Tue, 06 Nov, 2018
James McClean was subjected to a torrent of abuse for refusing to wear a Remembrance Day poppy in Stoke’s 0-0 draw against Middlesbrough. He later took to social media where he labelled a section of supporters “uneducated cavemen”.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
Billy Connolly’s love of football, like a slick passing move from one penalty box to another, can be traced back through the length of his long career, writes
Fri, 19 Oct, 2018
Bruce had a cabbage thrown at him before last night's game.
Wed, 03 Oct, 2018
The prospects of Declan Rice reaffirming his allegiance to Ireland are rapidly receding after bookmakers last night stopped taking bets on the West Ham United mainstay defecting to England.
Tue, 02 Oct, 2018
An exquisite free-kick from Conor Hourihane rescued a point for Aston Villa in Saturday’s Championship clash at Blackburn.
Mon, 17 Sep, 2018
Leeds midfielder Pablo Hernandez salvaged Marcelo Bielsa's unbeaten start to the season with an equaliser in the 2-2 draw against former club Swansea.
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018
West Ham will take on League One club AFC Wimbledon in the second round of the Carabao Cup.
Thu, 16 Aug, 2018
Towell won back-to-back League of Ireland titles with Dundalk.
Sat, 12 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
Saturday was a landmark day for Paudie O’Connor as the 20-year-old from Limerick made his Leeds United debut in the 1-1 Championship draw at home to Sunderland.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2018
Doncaster prop forward Ian Williams has died after he collapsed at training, the Greene King IPA Championship club have announced.
Tue, 20 Feb, 2018
In many ways, Cyrille Regis lived every young footballer’s dream. In many ways, he did not.
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018
Last season's runners-up are out of the Carabao Cup as Southampton were stunned 2-0 at home by Championship side Wolves.
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017
True Grit, tenacity, determination, new players winning through, stalwart players not giving up the ghost and bloody hard work won Munster through a ‘Season like No Other’.
Fri, 26 May, 2017
There was a distinctly Irish flavour to Aberdeen’s 3-2 win over Hibernian in Saturday’s Scottish Cup semi-final.
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017
Wes Hoolahan was at his mesmeric best at the weekend, scoring twice as Norwich hammered play-off contenders Reading 7-1.
Mon, 10 Apr, 2017
Brighton reclaimed their place at the top of the Sky Bet Championship with a 3-1 win over Birmingham.
Tue, 04 Apr, 2017
Newcastle saw their lead at the top of the Sky Bet Championship cut back to three points after being held to a goalless draw at Reading while Brighton ran out 2-0 winners at bottom club Rotherham.
Tue, 07 Mar, 2017
Aiden McGeady maintained his recent fine form as Preston continued their play-off push with a 2-1 win over QPR in Saturday’s Championship clash at Deepdale.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2017
Jamaal Lascelles rescued Newcastle with an 81st-minute equaliser as Rafael Benitez's men maintained their one-point lead at the top of the Sky Bet Championship with a 2-2 draw at Norwich.
Tue, 14 Feb, 2017
Aiden McGeady often flatters to deceive but the winger had an afternoon to savour on Saturday, scoring twice in Preston’s 4-2 win over Brentford.
Mon, 13 Feb, 2017
Brighton stormed back to the top of the Sky Bet Championship table with a 4-1 victory over struggling Burton.
Sat, 11 Feb, 2017
Bill Johnston made an eagerly anticipated return to rugby last Friday when he featured for Garryowen against Young Munster but the gifted out-half is to be eased back into the provincial and international arenas.
Tue, 07 Feb, 2017
Matt Ritchie fired a second-half double as Newcastle climbed back to the top of the Sky Bet Championship with a 4-0 home win against Rotherham.
Sat, 21 Jan, 2017
Paul O’Connell’s low key but significant advisory role with the academy and the general improvement of the provincial squad are two of the principle reasons Munster A’s participation in the B&I Cup is worthwhile and capable of benefiting the squad in different ways, head coach Peter Malone believes.
Thu, 12 Jan, 2017
It won’t be easy, but Munster A head coach Peter Malone believes his side have a fighting chance of getting through to the knock-out stages of the B&I Cup.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2017
Reading maintained their automatic promotion push in the Sky Bet Championship and piled more pressure on Alex Neil with a 3-1 victory over Norwich.
Mon, 26 Dec, 2016
Mon, 19 Dec, 2016
Victory in today’s B&I Cup clash at Clifton Lane is essential if Munster A are to have a chance of qualifying for the quarter finals.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
Newcastle continued their dominance of the Sky Bet Championship with a 2-1 victory at home to Cardiff to extend their winning run to seven matches.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
Chris Hughton isn’t the revenge type but you’d have to suspect Saturday’s 5-0 mauling of Norwich City in the Championship meant plenty to the Brighton boss.
Mon, 31 Oct, 2016
Newcastle made it six straight wins in the Sky Bet Championship with a narrow 2-1 victory at Preston which maintained their cushion at the top of the table.
Sat, 29 Oct, 2016
Newcastle moved three points clear at the top of the Sky Bet Championship with victory at home to Ipswich as promotion rivals Norwich slipped up at home to Preston.
Sat, 22 Oct, 2016
Wes Hoolahan picked up where he left off on Saturday, following up a brilliant display in Ireland’s World Cup qualifier against Moldova with another superb showing as Norwich beat Rotherham 3-1 to go top of the Championship table.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2016
Huddersfield extended their lead at the top of the Sky Bet Championship courtesy of a 2-1 victory over QPR at the John Smith's Stadium.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2016
Wed, 14 Sep, 2016
A High Court judge is set to analyse evidence at a trial after social services staff asked for help protecting a vulnerable teenage girl they say is being sexually exploited by four men.
Thu, 08 Sep, 2016
Mon, 25 Jul, 2016
The world of football has grown used to Cristiano Ronaldo’s self-absorbed fits of pique but he appears to have met his match after making the mistake of criticising Iceland after the Euro 2016 minnows held out for a fairytale draw against his Portugal side in St Etienne.
Thu, 16 Jun, 2016