This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 12 December, 2018


# appointment - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Animal Planet president becomes first female Premier League chief

Susanna Dinnage will replace Richard Scudamore as the head of English football’s top division.

# appointment - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

After taking over in tragic circumstances this summer, Louth boss re-appointed for 2019

Monaghan man Darren Bishop will remain at the helm.

# appointment - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Ex-England prop Rowntree joins Georgia coaching team ahead of World Cup

Rowntree recently left his role with Harlequins, citing personal reasons.

# appointment - Friday 13 July, 2018

Jackman adds Leinster underage kicking coach to Dragons backroom team

Alan Kingsley was also the attack coach at St Mary’s College and head coach of Navan RFC.

# appointment - Monday 9 July, 2018

Pivac to take over from Gatland as Wales head coach after 2019 World Cup

He will remain in charge of the Scarlets next season.

# appointment - Friday 15 June, 2018

Ex-Munster scrum-half confirmed as new Stade Francais backs and attack coach

Mike Prendergast is moving to the Top 14 club.

# appointment - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Gerrard brings three Liverpool staff to Rangers as he completes backroom team

The Scottish club have also announced the loan signing of 20-year-old Ovie Ejaria from the Reds.

# appointment - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

'We have listened to fans': West Ham appoint 64-year-old Pellegrini as new manager

The Chilean replaces David Moyes on a three-year deal.

# appointment - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

RTÉ name replacement for Ryle Nugent as the broadcaster's head of sport

Declan McBennett will take over the position in June.

# appointment - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

From Former Jacob's owner Michael Carey nominated to replace Conor Skehan as chair of the Housing Agency Housing Agency

Former Jacob's owner Michael Carey nominated to replace Conor Skehan as chair of the Housing Agency

Murphy has nominated Michael Carey, the former chair of Bord Bia who has extensive experience overseeing state bodies.

# appointment - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Former Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus added to Pro14 board

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux has also been appointed.

# appointment - Thursday 22 March, 2018

'I'm just delighted to be back in the game'

Former Ireland coach Declan Kidney gave his first press conference as technical consultant at London Irish today.

# appointment - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Australian who started career with Navan RFC appointed Cardiff Blues head coach

John Mulvihill spent five years in Ireland.

# appointment - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Owens to ref Munster, Leinster get Garcès, and Poite in charge for Connacht

EPCR has confirmed the refereeing appointments for the European quarter-finals.

# appointment - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Former Birmingham and Villa manager set to return for second spell as Scotland boss

Alex McLeish won seven of 10 games in charge during his previous spell in 2007.

# appointment - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

After disgraced Mark Sampson's sacking, Phil Neville appointed new England Women's coach

Since retiring, the 41-year-old has worked as a TV pundit and a coach with both Man United and Valencia.

# appointment - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Former Malaga boss Javi Gracia confirmed as Silva's replacement at Watford

The 47-year-old Spaniard takes over from Marco Silva, who was sacked on Sunday following a run of poor form.

# appointment - Monday 15 January, 2018

O'Neill speculation ends as Paul Lambert is appointed Stoke City boss

The Scotsman signed a two-and-a-half year deal with the Premier League strugglers.

# appointment - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Former All-Ireland intermediate-winning boss appointed new Mayo ladies football manager

Peter Leahy takes over from Frank Browne who led Mayo to its first senior All-Ireland final appearance in a decade.

# appointment - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

David Moyes confirmed as new West Ham manager

The former Everton, Man United and Sunderland boss replaces Slaven Bilic as head coach.

# appointment - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Louth announce shrewd appointment of Pete McGrath as new football manager

The 64-year-old takes over from Colin Kelly.

# appointment - Monday 12 June, 2017

Bernard Jackman has Lions coach to thank after landing head coach role with Dragons

The former hooker arrives in Wales with the ‘highest recommendations’ of Warren Gatland.

# appointment - Friday 9 June, 2017

Garry Monk takes over at Middlesbrough after shock departure from Leeds

He replaces Aitor Karanka at the Riverside.

# appointment - Thursday 1 June, 2017

One of the world's most highly-rated coaches confirmed as new Argentina boss

Former Chile boss Jorge Sampaoli has officially cut his ties with Sevilla.

# appointment - Monday 20 March, 2017

Ex-Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor returns to take over at Leicester Tigers

The Australian returns to Welford Road after spells with Queensland Reds and Tonga.

# appointment - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Leicester confirm Shakespeare as the man they believe will save them from relegation

He has been given the job until the end of the season.

# appointment - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Ulster add former Welsh international Peel to coaching staff for next season

The coaching shake-up continues at the northern province.

# appointment - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Ex-Bolton and West Ham midfielder Kevin Nolan appointed manager of League Two club

The 34-year-old is taking over at Notts County.

# appointment - Thursday 5 January, 2017

# appointment - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Coach of Olympic champion to lead Ireland's swimmers to Tokyo 2020

Jon Rudd says he wants to help Ireland ‘find that elusive podium position at World and Olympic level.’

2-time All-Ireland winner Fitzgerald ratified as Kerry selector

In 1997, he inspired the county to their first All-Ireland title since 1986, as his nine points in the final against Mayo proved crucial.

# appointment - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

One of Brian Cody's Kilkenny sidekicks has a big new hurling role in the GAA

Martin Fogarty is appointed the National Hurling Development manager.

# appointment - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Ephie Fitzgerald has been given the task of following one of the most successful managers in GAA history

The former Clare selector will take over from Eamonn Ryan as manager of the Cork ladies footballers.

# appointment - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Earls backs 'incredible' appointment of Farrell as Ireland defence coach

Anthony Foley believes the former England coach is the right man for the job.

# appointment - Monday 16 November, 2015

Dublin's 2010 All-Ireland winning manager appointed as Tipperary supremo

Gerry McGill is the new man in charge of the Premier County’s intermediate ladies footballers.

# appointment - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Former SPL manager tasked with turning Derry City's fortunes around

Kenny Shiels becomes the club’s fifth manager in two years.

# appointment - Monday 26 October, 2015

Donal Óg Cusack leaves RTÉ to take up coaching role with Clare hurlers

The former Cork goalkeeper has also announced his retirement from club hurling.

# appointment - Friday 23 October, 2015

Down are set to appoint a new manager soon but won't say who

The wait goes on for Jim McCorry’s replacement.

# appointment - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Peader Healy appointed new Cork senior football manager

The Naomh Abán man has been given a two-year deal.

# appointment - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Football's worst kept secret has been confirmed but is Rafa the right man for Real? Senor Benitez This post contains a poll
1 2 3