All roads leave to Cobh

  Brian Quigley The draw for the FAI Cup entry-stage round for League of Ireland clubs was made last week and there were a few interesting encounters thrown up. A big Dublin derby between near-neighbours Bohemians and Shelbourne. A midlands derby between Longford and Athlone. A long trip south for Letterkenny Wanderers

FAI awaiting UEFA report on betting patterns in game between Cobh Ramblers and Limerick

  The Football Association of Ireland is awaiting a UEFA report on betting patterns surrounding the Cobh Ramblers First Division game with Limerick FC last Saturday night after receiving correspondence from the Cork club. The FAI is currently investigating betting patterns around Limerick’s game against Shelbourne on April 19th. FAI Competitions Director

“It felt like we couldn’t put together a five-month plan let alone five-years.” Henderson on the stresses that led to resignation before dramatic U-Turn.

  Popular Cobh Ramblers boss, Stephen Henderson last night detailed the stresses he felt led up to a dramatic decision to resign as manager of the County Cork club before been persuaded to stay in a much-welcomed change of heart. The former Waterford United chief, who was speaking to Between the Stripes