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Brian Kerr Speaks Passionately About Future Of The FAI

Airtricity League Premier Division 29/6/2012 St Patrick's Athletic vs Shelbourne Former Republic of Ireland and St.Pats' Manager Brian Kerr at tonight's game

Brian Kerr gave a powerful speech about what needs to change within the next incarnation of the FAI if the country’s football is to continue to evolve. The former Irish manager Kerr has found his name in the headlines quite a bit recently, and deservedly so, after a number of passionate speeches about the current state of the governing body …

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FAI Reported For Breaking Company Law By Official Auditor

The FAI have been reported for breaking company law by Deloitte, the official auditor of the Football Association of Ireland.  The auditing company filed the report four days ago to the Companies Registration Offices (CRO) claiming that the FAI’s accounts were not being properly kept. The CRO is the governing body of public statutory information on Irish businesses Deloitte declared …

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Shane Ross: Entire FAI Board Intend To Step Down

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Day 11, Riocentro Pavilion, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 16/8/2016 Men's Bantamweight 56kg Quarter-Final Michael Conlan (Red) vs Vladimir Nikitin (Blue) Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross TD watches today's bout Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross, has indicated that the FAI board have written to him and intend to step down. Speaking at a Joint Oireachtas Committee, Minister Ross said that the FAI have written to him indicating that decisive action will be taken with an EGM likely to take place. Earlier today, it emerged that proper accounts …

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Top Five Candidates For FAI Chief Executive Role

The John Delaney era looks to be over. After weeks of speculation surrounding the much-maligned former CEO turned Executive Vice-President, the Football Association of Ireland released a statement on Monday claiming that Delaney has voluntarily ‘stepped aside pending the completion of an independent investigation’. “The Board of the Football Association of Ireland met in Dublin today. Following that meeting, the …

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John Delaney Voluntarily Steps Aside Pending Investigation

The FAI have confirmed that John Delaney has offered to step aside as Executive Vice President of the association pending an investigation. The full statement from the FAI can be read below: The Board of the Football Association of Ireland met in Dublin today. Following that meeting, the sub-committee of the Board met with Executive Vice-President John Delaney. John Delaney …

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Pundit Arena’s Top Five Team Sporting Comebacks

There’s no way we could compile a list of the greatest individual sporting comebacks and not apply it to team sports. Again, the team here at Pundit Arena HQ sat down to discuss the greatest sporting comebacks by teams. By no means are some of these comebacks as emotional and harrowing as some of the individual achievements of men like …

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Watch: Mo Salah Rocket Gives Liverpool Upperhand Against Chelsea

Liverpool’s Mo Salah scored a screamer from 30 yards out to give Liverpool a 2-0 lead against Chelsea at Anfield on Sunday afternoon. After Manchester City defeated Crystal Palace earlier in the day, Liverpool knew they needed to get a result against Chelsea, and they have shown their title credentials in abundance against Sarri’s men. Following a scoreless first half, …

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Report: John Delaney Has Finally Resigned From The FAI

FAI Executive Vice President John Delaney has reportedly left his role after 18 years with the organisation. Discussions had reportedly been going on over the weekend at FAI HQ in Abbottstown surrounding Delaney’s position as his time with the organisation comes to an end. A number of reports had been circulating outlining that Delaney was set to leave his role …

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Joey Barton Investigated Over Alleged Assault On Barnsley Manager

Fleetwood Town manager Joey Barton is reportedly being investigated by police for an alleged assault on Barnsley manager Daniel Stendel. Barton’s side were defeated in their League One clash with the Tykes by 4-2 with the pair becoming involved in a heated discussion at the end of the game. Sky Sports are reporting that an incident occurred between the pair in …

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