RAFAEL BENITEZ has been sacked as coach of Inter Milan this evening, less than six months after taking the helm at the European Champions. Benitez guided his side to the World Club Championship within the last week.
# soccer - Monday 10 January, 2011
Winger joins Anfield team-mate Glen Johnson in hot water after ill-advised update on social network site.
There’s plenty to mull over after a busy weekend of football throughout Europe.
# soccer - Sunday 9 January, 2011
Our experts explain ‘The Rules’ to a successful second-half of the season.
Kevin Coleman continues his look at the possible market movers this month.
# soccer - Saturday 8 January, 2011
It’s the time of year again. Niall Kelly runs the rule over this weekend’s FA Cup third round clashes.
# soccer - Friday 7 January, 2011
Whatever about the fare on the Portman Road pitch, the action after the final whistle was always worth watching.
It was a vert mixed mid-week schedule for the Irish with a hat-trick and a heart-breaking injury amongst the talking points.
Tractor Boys confirm the Corkman’s contract has been terminated.
# soccer - Thursday 6 January, 2011
There could be a spate of sackings after last night’s eventful Premier League action.
Claudine looks like she’ll have to pack the Louis Vuitton luggage again this January.
With the ‘Christmas break’ over for Irish football’s local heroes, Paul Ring cleans off his boots…
# soccer - Wednesday 5 January, 2011
Liverpool lose 3-1 at Blackburn, City and Arsenal play the best 0-0 draw you’ll ever see, and Newcastle thrash West Ham.
Alex McLeish likely to win the race for the Ireland skipper.
As the market hots up, Niall Kelly looks at last year’s winter window.
Ireland manager says he is recovering well after routine operation.
# soccer - Tuesday 4 January, 2011
Sky Sports’ Andy Burton has got two mobile phones on the go, agents have got the Red Bull in and the fax machine is loaded – it must be transfer time again.
Ronan Hunt-Murphy on a mixed day for our boys in England’s lower divisions.
‘George Burley last week, Darren Ferguson, Lawsy, Big Sam, blah, blah, blah’ – pressure mounts on Keano
Roy Keane is on the brink after another defeat in East Anglia.
# soccer - Monday 3 January, 2011
Michael Maher refelcts on a busy schedule of Premier League games for the Irish cross channel.
# soccer - Saturday 1 January, 2011
Paul Ring is captain and he picks his side, half-way through the Premier League season.
# soccer - Friday 31 December, 2010
Our experts offer their final piece of advice of the year – despite a Gooner-related depression.
# soccer - Thursday 30 December, 2010
Ronan Hunt-Murphy relfects on the Irish contribution to the Championship action.
Michael Maher reflects on yet more action in the Premier League as the Irish are in the thick of it again.
# soccer - Tuesday 28 December, 2010
Life through a lens is a bit more fun…
# soccer - Monday 27 December, 2010
It was a busy St Stephen’s Day for the Irish in the top flight in Britain.
# soccer - Saturday 25 December, 2010
As Ireland’s Premier League players prepare for a busy Christmas schedule, Michael Maher reflects on the top-flight season so far.
# soccer - Friday 24 December, 2010
To celebrate the arrival of the festive season Kevin Coleman of BackPageFootball has a special rendition of a much-loved Christmas song.
The two wise men arrive just in time to give their advice.
# soccer - Thursday 23 December, 2010
Ireland skipper favours a move to Aston Villa.
# soccer - Wednesday 22 December, 2010
Paul Ring endures the enforced winter break as the weather claims yet more games for Ireland’s Sunday league footballers.
# soccer - Tuesday 21 December, 2010
Ireland skipper may have scuppered a move to Upton Park because of his demands.
Bohemians manager is eyeing a move to SPL again.
# soccer - Monday 20 December, 2010
Shane Long hits twice on a weekend when the schedule is decimated by the adverse weather.
Manchester United boss says he’s happy to work on, as he passes Matt Busby’s record at Old Trafford.
# soccer - Friday 17 December, 2010
There’s some pretty tasty games on the cards after this morning’s draw in Nyon.
Our Fantasy Football experts make their picks ahead of a full Premier League schedule.
# soccer - Thursday 16 December, 2010
Ballot opens for Irish fans hoping to attend Europa League final.
Club captain David Norris says the players haven’t seen manager since defeat to Preston.