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England feel the wrath of FIFA and Sepp’s laughter

by John O’Connor The England World Cup bid team were left fuming at the hands of FIFA, after their £12million bid to host the 2018 World Cup was rejected, getting…

Recession hits Irish football as FAI tighten their belt

The FAI have cut salaries and let 12 staff go, including technical director Packie Bonner, while Giovanni Trapattoni and John Delaney are also set to take pay cuts. Trapattoni earns…

The season so far for St Pat’s

A look at how St Patrick's Athletic have been playing so far this year.…

French reign victorious over Leinster, Munster and Connacht

John O’Connor reports on a disappointing weekend for Irish rugby as Leinster, Munster and Connacht were all knocked out of cup competitions by French teams.…

Brazil Turn on Style to Beat Irish

Brazil Turn on Style to Beat Irish

The gulf in class between the Republic of Ireland and Brazil was on display at the Emirates Stadium as Ireland lost 2-0 to the five time World Cup winners.…

Euro 2012 Draw Gives Ireland Hope of Qualifying

Ireland’s World Cup dreams may have ended unceremoniously at the hand(s) of Thierry Henry but the recent draw for Euro 2012 has given renewed hope of qualifying for a major…