Luke Byrne spent the last two years at Shamrock Rovers coaching the Under-15s alongside Damien Duff – but he’s looking forward to getting back out on the playing field with Shelbourne.
SHERIFF YC manager Mark Quigley says his side don’t fear anybody as they prepare to find out their opponents in the quarter-finals of the FAI Junior Cup next week.
BOHEMIANS have reluctantly withdrawn from the Irn-Bru Scottish Challenge Cup following the postponement of Saturday’s quarter-final clash with East Fife.
THE Spawell Golf Centre and Driving Range in Templeogue reopened last Friday under the new management of former tour professional, Peter Lawrie.
ALMOST 100 people crowded into a function room at Richmond Barracks for a presentation on the early years of St Patrick’s Athletic Football Club.
LIFFEY Wanderers manager John Young was delighted to get one over on long-time foes Ballymun United 2-0 on Sunday afternoon.
DUBLIN boss Mick Bohan expressed his frustration as they started their National Football League Division One campaign with a low-key defeat to Donegal in Croke Park on an icy cold Saturday evening.
PYROBEL Killester overcame UCD Marian in one of the tightest and most enthralling of Hula Hoops National Basketball Cup finals in Tallaght Arena on Saturday night 66-63, ending a nine year drought in a battle that came down to a frantic final few seconds.
RAILWAY Union ended Ards’ incredible run in hockey’s women’s National Indoor Trophy as they ran up a 6-1 final success over the eight in-a-row chasing Ulster side.
NEIL HOEY is a star of the Ireland international and Bohemians amputee football teams, both of whom had a big 2018.