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Former Irish Underage International Joins Aston Villa From Barcelona

Once capped at U16 level for Ireland, talented striker Louie Barry has joined Premier League side Aston Villa following a spell in Spain with Barcelona. Barry featured for the Boys in Green before switching his international allegiances to England, the country of his birth, where he has played at U15, U16 and U17 level. The 16-year-old joined Barcelona during the …

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FAI Announce Appointment Of Niall Quinn As Interim Deputy CEO

The Football Association of Ireland have announced that Niall Quinn will be joining them as the new deputy chief executive of the organisation. Quinn had previously ruled himself out of the running for the chief executive role which was recently taken up on an interim basis by Gary Owens. The former Ireland striker’s associate Roy Barrett was named the Independent …

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Glenn Whelan Set To Join Up With Joey Barton At League One Fleetwood

Irish midfielder Glenn Whelan is reportedly set to join League One side Fleetwood Town until the end of the season following his departure from Hearts last month. Whelan had only joined the Scottish side in July after his release from Aston Villa but was deemed surplus to requirements upon the arrival of new manager Daniel Stendel. The 36-year-old’s leadership was …

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Ryan Johansson’s Agent Claims Player Has Declared For Sweden

Sevilla and Irish U19  midfielder Ryan Johansson will represent Sweden at international level according to the player’s agent Hasan Cetinkaya. Johansson recently made the move to Spain after two and a half years with Bayern Munich where he had impressed with the U19s as well as featuring in pre-season for the senior team. The 18-year-old was born in Luxembourg to …

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Ryan Johansson Completes Move To Sevilla From Bayern Munich

Spanish side Sevilla have completed the signing of Irish U19 international Ryan Johansson from Bayern Munich on a long-term contract. Johansson had been at the German giants since the summer of 2017 playing a number of first team games in pre-season while featuring frequently for the club’s U19s. The 18-year-old will begin with Sevilla’s B team who compete in the …

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Can You Name The Celtic Starting XI From The 2003 UEFA Cup Final?

In 2003, Celtic came within touching distance of winning their second major European trophy when they faced Jose Mourinho’s Porto in the UEFA Cup final. The Scottish side had conquered the likes of Celta Vigo, Stuttgart, Boavista and even Liverpool on their way to the final in Seville where they faced an impressive Porto side on the rise. Martin O’Neill’s …

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“I’ve Spoken To Him About The Situation, He’s Happy At Spurs.”

Irish midfielder Jack Byrne has called for calm over international teammate Troy Parrott’s current situation at Spurs, despite the 17-year-old’s lack of first team minutes at the club. Parrott was handed his Premier League debut by manager Jose Mourinho in December but hasn’t featured for Spurs in any competition since, despite regular striker Harry Kane’s injury. Mourinho had outlined that …

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Celtic Send Ireland Defender Lee O’Connor Out On Loan

Lee O'Connor

Ireland international Lee O’Connor has joined Scottish Championship side Partick Thistle on a loan deal from Celtic until the end of the season. The defender made the move to Celtic Park last summer but has yet to make a senior appearances for the Hoops with competition strong in his position. O’Connor moves to Thistle with the club sitting sixth in …

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Celtic & Rangers Made Plans To Quit Scottish Football & Join Premier League In 2011

Glasgow duo Celtic and Rangers reportedly hatched plans to leave Scottish football and apply to join the English Premier League in 2011. According to a report from The Scottish Sun, the two clubs exchanged secret emails in a serious effort to switch to the English top-flight with Celtic’s Peter Lawwell and Rangers’ Martin Bain both involved. The report claims that …

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Richard Keogh To Step Up Dismissal Case Against Derby County

Irish defender Richard Keogh will reportedly step up his dismissal case against former club Derby County by taking it to the English Football League. The Republic of Ireland international had his contract terminated late last year on the basis of ‘gross misconduct’ after he was involved in a car crash which saw his teammates Tom Lawrence and Mason Bennett convicted …

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Gary Neville Is Right, Man United Are a ‘Mess’, But He’s Ignoring The First Issue They Must Address

Gary Neville

Gary Neville has said that Ed Woodward should be removed from his position as Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman. However, his call for “best in class” must extend to the manager. Neville made the comments following United’s 2-0 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday at Anfield. The loss leaves the Red Devils 30 points behind their one-time rivals. The Sky Sports pundit …

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Darren Bent Calls For More Opportunities For Tottenham’s Troy Parrott

Former Tottenham and England striker Darren Bent believes that Troy Parrott should be given more opportunities at the club following the injury to Harry Kane. Parrott was handed his Premier League debut by Spurs boss Jose Mourinho in December but he hasn’t feature since that game against Burnley, despite the club’s only other out and out striker, Kane, suffering injury. …

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UEFA Confirm John Delaney Has Resigned With Immediate Effect

UEFA have confirmed that John Delaney has left his position as UEFA Executive Committee member with immediate effect. Delaney was elected to his role with UEFA in 2017 and his tenure with the governing body was set to end in 2021 however he has today stepped aside. He had not been invited to any of their meetings since his resignation …

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Name This Leeds XI From Their Last Season In The Premier League

It’s been almost 17 years since Leeds United’s last season in the Premier League. The 3-time champions of England suffered relegation to the Championship during the 2003/2004 campaign and since then have failed to return to the top flight. They’ve gone through multiple owners and a plethora of different managers, even dropping down to League One for a period, but …

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