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Yesterday’s News


Thursday 14 November, 2019

Parrott getting closer to moment of glory for Ireland as Brady reminds McCarthy of his set-piece prowess

Tonight’s friendly against New Zealand was an important opportunity for the two Dubliners.

Saturday 9 November, 2019

McGoldrick's return could be the key to make McCarthy's Ireland tick again

Sheffield United take on Spurs this afternoon ahead of a pivotal 10 days for Irish football.

Saturday 2 November, 2019

'When he was dying he said to me: ‘Jack is going to play for Ireland, he’s special’'

David Sneyd sits down with Ireland and Shamrock Rovers midfielder Jack Byrne, along with his family, ahead of the FAI Cup final.

Wednesday 16 October, 2019

'We get written off a lot. The lads are used to it. We use it as motivation'

Goalkeeper Darren Randolph is defiant in the face of deepening doubts over Ireland’s Euro 2020 hopes.


Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Aaron Connolly's big night ruined, as Ireland's lack of quality catches up with them

Mick McCarthy said beforehand that he didn’t feel any great sense of belief from those in the pre-match press conference. This 90 minutes showed why, writes David Sneyd.

Saturday 28 September, 2019

'He uses empty Pringles tubes as foam rollers. Smell his breath and it will be sour cream and onion'

After clinching their fifth league title in six years, Chris Shields opens up about his team-mates at Oriel Park.

Monday 23 September, 2019

How hiring an Olympic sprint coach helped goalkeeper Rogers find the form of his life

David Sneyd spent time with the Dundalk veteran as he prepares to celebrate turning 38 with his fifth league title — and a new contract.

Thursday 5 September, 2019

'Things were exaggerated. A pack of lies' - Keane lets rip at Walters, Arter and Ward

Roy Keane launched a stinging attack on the trio and confirmed his intention on returning to management.

Friday 30 August, 2019

GAA values, All-Ireland tickets and Premier League ambition: John Egan on what makes Sheffield United unique

The Cork native aims to be in Croke Park to support the Kingdom this weekend.

Sunday 25 August, 2019

No boot deal, no ego, no time off: How Dara O’Shea’s old-school values won over Slaven Bilic

‘Dara has everything. He’s like, mentally, he’s thinking about every minute of the training. Whatever you tell him, he is there.’

Saturday 24 August, 2019

The inside story of Jason Knight’s full Championship debut for Derby County

A WhatsApp shutdown, family blackout and why Philip Cocu loves his new midfield maestro from Dublin.

Friday 2 August, 2019

Irish striker Collins denies Keane and Boro in thrilling Championship draw

Luton Town snatched a late draw on the opening night of the Championship season.

Thursday 25 July, 2019

'The best couple of hours of my life' - Fatherhood gives Dundalk winger Duffy a new perspective

The Derry native spoke about the recent birth of his first child after last night’s Champions League qualifier first leg with Qarabag.

'It's game on' - Perth issues rallying cry after Hoban's header sets up battle in Baku

The Dundalk strike netted a late equaliser to earn his side a 1-1 draw against Qarabag in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Hoban strikes late to hand Dundalk a Champions League lifeline against Qarabag Grandstand Finish This post contains videos

Hoban strikes late to hand Dundalk a Champions League lifeline against Qarabag

It finished 1-1 this evening at Oriel Park.

Sunday 21 July, 2019

FAI 'a couple of weeks away' from securing funding package from Uefa EGM

FAI 'a couple of weeks away' from securing funding package from Uefa

Donal Conway spoke to media before Saturday’s FAI EGM in Meath.

Saturday 20 July, 2019

Donal Conway to seek reelection at next week's FAI AGM after 'resounding victory'

The package of 78 recommendations put forward by the Sport Ireland/FAI Governance Review Group was passed with a margin of 116-2 at an EGM this evening.

Saturday 25 May, 2019

Living the dream, surviving the pain: has it all been worth it for Alan Moore?

From the Premier League to the depths of depression and back again: David Sneyd spends a weekend with the former Ireland international and his family in their Yorkshire home.

Saturday 4 May, 2019

Waterford boss won't shackle the club's young guns, admits uncertainty over Ipswich starlet's future

Alan Reynolds saw his side earn an impressive 3-0 win over St Pat’s on Friday.

Friday 3 May, 2019

Sweet victory for Waterford over the side who snatched their Europa League spot

Alan Reynolds’ men blitzed St Patrick’s Athletic in the second half this evening at Richmond Park.

The secrets to Bohs' success: From David Attenborough to Keith Long's Little Shed

Keith Long’s fifth season at Dalymount started in darkness – but his Bohs side are embracing a bright new dawn.

Saturday 27 April, 2019

The madness, mayhem and brillance of Hoban the history maker

The Dundalk striker scored on Friday night against Shamrock Rovers and wrote himself into the club’s folklore.

Friday 26 April, 2019

Dundalk cut Shamrock Rovers' lead as Hoban makes history

The striker became the club’s all-time leading scorer in the League of Ireland

Monday 22 April, 2019

'No injections. When the physio comes on, Joey rolls it back in and gets on with it. It just shows what he is made of'

Joey O’Brien’s dislocated shoulder sums up the mentality shift at Shamrock Rovers, says Stephen Bradley.