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#John Delaney

# john-delaney - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Banners, tickets and more - John Delaney holds 'clear-the-air' talks with Irish supporter groups

There’s ‘still plenty of work to do but a real desire was shown from all to get back on track’ according to one fans group.

# john-delaney - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

From John Delaney and other football bosses invited to appear before Oireachtas committee FAI

John Delaney and other football bosses invited to appear before Oireachtas committee

TD Catherine Murphy says there are concerns about salaries and transparency within the FAI.

# john-delaney - Monday 26 November, 2018

Litany of questions regarding Irish management succession plan ensures suspicion and unease

John Delaney sees it as a ‘vision’ and a ‘pathway’ but there’s a degree of anxiety that’s impossible to shake.

'John Delaney rang me for a bit of advice'

Ireland and Leeds legend John Giles gave advice to the FAI CEO and Stephen Kenny prior to the announcement of the new Boys in Green boss.

John Delaney defends Martin O'Neill's eye-watering salary and dismisses TD's concerns

The outgoing manager was believed to earning in the region of €2 million a year towards the end of his tenure.

# john-delaney - Friday 2 November, 2018

Announcement due next week on Noel King's future as Ireland U21 boss

There is speculation that the 62-year-old coach could leave his role, with Robbie Keane spoken of as a potential replacement.

'What it will show is that organisations like ours can work together in a post-Brexit world'

John Delaney has said GAA stadiums could be used as part of the 2023 Euros bid.

# john-delaney - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Republic and Northern Ireland launch bid to co-host 2023 European U21 Championships

FAI chief executive John Delaney and IFA counterpart Patrick Nelson spoke at an event in Belfast today.

# john-delaney - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Ego and insecurity have followed Martin O'Neill around for his entire career

For the Republic of Ireland boss, the smugness isn’t a good look when so much negativity currently surrounds the Irish side.

# john-delaney - Saturday 18 August, 2018

From Denis O'Brien has been named as the Honorary Life President of the FAI President For Life

Denis O'Brien has been named as the Honorary Life President of the FAI

The billionaire businessman is the association’s first-ever Honorary President.

# john-delaney - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

'This is a fantastic development for Finn Harps'

The club last week received a grant of €304,000 as part of plans to develop a new stadium in Stranorlar.

# john-delaney - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Withdrawal of Denis O'Brien's funding won't hurt the FAI - John Delaney

“We knew when we were renewing the contracts this time around that it wouldn’t be available.”

# john-delaney - Thursday 8 February, 2018

'One of the most technically-gifted players ever to pull on the Ireland jersey' - Tributes pour in for Wes

Paul McGrath, Martin O’Neill and a number of Hoolahan’s former team-mates have reacted to the news.

# john-delaney - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Delaney: 'If Martin wanted to manage Stoke or other clubs, he could have done so by now' Staying Put This post contains videos

Delaney: 'If Martin wanted to manage Stoke or other clubs, he could have done so by now'

The FAI chief executive says Ireland’s senior manager will put pen to paper on a new deal early next week.

# john-delaney - Thursday 5 October, 2017

O'Neill drops strong hint that he'll stay on until Euro 2020 after discussions with John Delaney

The Ireland manager believes there are ‘exciting times’ ahead.

# john-delaney - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Delaney promises to grow women's football as FAI makes historic appointment

Niamh O’Donoghue will join the association’s board of management at next month’s AGM.

'I know what I’d give but I’d be slightly biased' - Delaney calls for leniency from Fifa

The FAI has made its submission to world football’s governing body over comments made by Martin O’Neill and James McClean.

# john-delaney - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Delaney to reportedly earn additional €100k-a-year after winning Uefa Executive Committee seat

The European football governing body has also announced that the FAI will receive an extra €1 million ‘solidarity payment’.

# john-delaney - Thursday 9 February, 2017

FAI chief Delaney puts name forward for election to Uefa role

The head of Irish football is among the candidates vying for a seat on the Executive Committee.

# john-delaney - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

'All that money was properly accounted for' - Delaney defends FAI dealings with Fifa €5m payment

The FAI CEO rejected suggestions he is a friend of Sepp Blatter and welcomed a 48-team World Cup.

# john-delaney - Sunday 18 December, 2016

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The FAI's new marketing guru has accused fans of anti-semitic abuse

On Thursday night, English branding expert Jonathan Gabay delivered a controversial brand review on the League of Ireland.

# john-delaney - Thursday 24 November, 2016

John Delaney on Euro 2020, unhappy Shelbourne fans and LOI progress

In addition to playing, a number of teams will train and base themselves in Ireland for the landmark tournament.

# john-delaney - Thursday 22 September, 2016

John Delaney denies any link to Rio ticketing scandal

The FAI’s chief executive says he is reconsidering his voluntary position with the OCI.

# john-delaney - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

FAI-backed candidate elected new Uefa president

Aleksander Ceferin defeated Dutch FA president Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in today’s election.

# john-delaney - Thursday 8 September, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Fan fury over alleged FAI treatment, GAA media rights and today's sport

Elsewhere, an Irish national record at the Paralympics and a 10-month suspension for US swimmer Ryan Lochte.

'How can the FAI have jurisdiction in Serbia?' Fan quizzed over anti-Delaney flag

Zeno Kelly said was he stopped by an FAI official outside Monday’s qualifier in Belgrade.

# john-delaney - Friday 2 September, 2016

The leaked FAI letter shows what could be achieved when they communicate

The licencing programme ‘does some great work in on-going support to clubs and that should be acknowledged’.

# john-delaney - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

From OCI has appointed a security firm to secure, copy and seal all its data for the Government's inquiry Ticketing Scandal

OCI has appointed a security firm to secure, copy and seal all its data for the Government's inquiry

Today the Government announced that the inquiry, chaired by Justice Carroll Moran, will examine ticket sales for the London (2012) and Sochi (2014) Games, as well as Rio 2016.

# john-delaney - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

John Delaney declines to comment on Rio tickets controversy in latest interview

The FAI CEO also paid tribute to the late Milo Corcoran.

# john-delaney - Monday 22 August, 2016

Brazilian judge issues warrant for passport of John Delaney and five other OCI officials

The news comes after an early morning raid at the Irish office in the Olympic village.

# john-delaney - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

FAI nails its colours to the mast and backs Ceferin to replace Platini as Uefa boss

The Slovenian football chief is aiming to win September’s election.

# john-delaney - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Pat Hickey tips John Delaney to become new OCI chief in 2020

Hickey is stepping down from the role after 28 years at the helm, but he doesn’t expect his successor to be in charge beyond the Tokyo Olympics.

# john-delaney - Thursday 4 August, 2016

'They don't seem to care about the league' - Derry hit out at 'disgraceful' FAI grant

Chief executive Sean Barrett claims the club will reject the association’s offer.

# john-delaney - Saturday 30 July, 2016

FAI to dish out €100,000 in funding to League of Ireland clubs for strategic planning

The funding injection was announced at the association’s AGM.

# john-delaney - Thursday 14 July, 2016

League of Ireland progress 'not going at the pace that John Delaney would like'

The FAI CEO hopes domestic football will have a new structure in place by next season.

# john-delaney - Friday 10 June, 2016

John Delaney has 10 million more reasons to celebrate ahead of Euro 2016

FAI CEO John Delaney paid tribute to Denis O’Brien for his support to the FAI after the organisation announced a €10m debt reduction.

# john-delaney - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Dokter answers FAI call as HP Director extends contract

Five-year deal will see Dutchman attempt to structure a conveyor belt of Irish football talent ahead of Russia 2018 and Euro 2020.

# john-delaney - Monday 1 February, 2016

FAI complete deal to buy League of Ireland ground owned and developed by Mick Wallace

The purchase ensures the future of the sports complex.

# john-delaney - Saturday 30 January, 2016

'The soccer team are the people's team. The country shuts down during major tournaments'

The FAI chief believes the whole country will shut down for this summer’s European Championships.

# john-delaney - Friday 29 January, 2016

John Delaney and the FAI will be backing this man for the Fifa Presidency

The current general secretary of Uefa is one of five candidates in the running.

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