Northern Ireland Football League and IFA cast doubt over new champions cup game

The Northern Ireland Football League (NIFL) have poured cold water over the FAI’s announcement a new cross-border competition.

Read more
New competition to see League of Ireland champs play NI Premiership winners

The winners of the League of Ireland are set to play the winners of the Northern Irish Premiership in a new cross-border competition.

Read more
How World Cup winner Gordon Banks helped St Pat’s beat Shamrock Rovers in 1977

World Cup winner and League of Ireland legend.

Read more
Emiliano Sala to be remembered at European games this week

UEFA have announced that a minute’s silence will be observed at European cup games this week, in memory of Emiliano Sala,

Read more
Former England goalkeeper Gordon Banks dies aged 81

England’s World Cup-winning goalkeeper Gordon Banks has died at the age of 81, his former club Stoke have announced.

Read more
Ireland and Liverpool legends to play for Sean Cox at the Aviva

A stellar line-up of former Ireland and Liverpool greats will take to the pitch at the Aviva Stadium on April 12 in a major fund-raising game for Sean Cox, the Irish Reds supporter who suffered life-changing injuries after an unprovoked assault before the Champions League game against Roma at Anfield last April.

Read more
Paul Scholes takes Oldham job

Paul Scholes has been appointed as Oldham manager.

Read more
Dundalk earns first President’s Cup win since 2015 with Cork City defeat

First-half goals from Dane Massey and Patrick Hoban earned Dundalk a first President’s Cup win since 2015 as the Lilywhites beat Cork City at Turner’s Cross on Saturday evening.

Read more
Premier League wrap: Liverpool return to top of the table

The Reds put aside their recent anxieties as they lifted themselves three points above champions Manchester City with goals from Sadio Mane, Georginio Wijnaldum and Mohamed Salah.

Read more
Back on Leeside! Kevin O’Connor signs on loan for Cork City

Cork City have announced that former defender Kevin O’Connor has returned to the club, on loan from Preston North End.

Read more
Sean Maguire regrets getting his eyebrows done by his partner

Republic of Ireland international striker Sean Maguire has admitted that he has hated being a hit on social media – for his eyebrows.

Read more
Newport County goalkeeper makes sharp exit after FA Cup win to attend birth of twins

“Nothing like a clean sheet to welcome in the birth, eh Joe?”

Read more
Irish players help their sides progress in FA Cup

Two Irish players were to the fore of tonight’s FA Cup fourth round replays.

Read more
Liverpool star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain added to Champions League squad

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been added to Liverpool’s Champions League squad with the Reds midfielder close to a return from injury.

Read more
Derry City sign former Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder

Derry City have announced the signing Gerardo Bruna, a former Real Madrid and Liverpool midfielder.

Read more
Gibraltar remove online ticket sales as ‘real risk’ of Irish fans purchasing home section allocation

Ireland travel to Gibraltar for the European Championship qualifier on March 23, which will be Mick McCarthy’s first game in his second stint as Ireland manager.

Read more
Pellegrini hits out at Liverpool boss: ‘Klopp is used to winning with offside goals’

“He beat me against Malaga with a goal seven metres offside – so he cannot complain about anything.”

Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Assessing the Captaincy candidates
It’s finally here – the last Double Gameweek of the season.   It’s the week where those prudent FPL managers who held on to their chips look to be rewarded for their patience, as they finally overtake their more trigger-happy rivals.   Unfortunately, much of that... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Time for a Talisman
Another Double Gameweek, another disappointment. Few managers emerged from GW34 with the kind of score they were hoping for after Sterling and Kane became the only well-owned players to just about manage to return double figures. As usual, the leading points scorer turned out to be... Read more
The week in Fantasy Premier League: Kane and Salah – in or out?
Fantasy Premier League managers worldwide breathed a collective sigh of relief this week after the last fixtures of the season were finally confirmed. At last, all doubt has been removed and we can finally get on with the business of planning for the all-important end-of-season run.... Read more