FAI to join feasibility study for 2030 FIFA World Cup bid

  Republic of Ireland could be part of joint bid to host tournament in 2030. Following recent positive discussions amongst all parties it has been agreed that the Football Association of Ireland will join the English, Irish, Welsh and Scottish FAs in conducting a feasibility review into a potential joint bid to

Greatest League in the World Podcast tops iTunes Charts

  The top spot on the iTunes charts for sports podcasts had a new occupant on Monday as Greatest League In The World jumped up following the success of its latest episode. The weekly podcast - hosted by Con Murphy and St Patrick's Athletic winger Conan Byrne - is released every Sunday afternoon to

Martin O’Neill names squad for Wales & Poland

  Martin O'Neill has selected a provisional Republic of Ireland squad for the UEFA Nations League opener against Wales (September 6) and the international friendly with Poland (September 11). Injury results in Everton midfielder James McCarthy (leg), Robbie Brady, (ankle) Scott Hogan (groin), and Preston North End forward Sean Maguire (hamstring) being

FAI make €300,000 fund available for assisting clubs in financial difficulties to pay players

  The Board of the Football Association of Ireland has agreed to the creation of a proposed fund worth €300,000 (split equally between the FAI and the PFAI) to assist SSE Airtricity League clubs who are experiencing difficulty in meeting contractual obligations to professional players. The FAI have initiated this fund and