Northern Ireland boss, Michael O’Neill, MBE, talks football with the Queen!

Michael O’Neill talked football with the Queen as he was appointed an MBE at Buckingham Palace.

This weekend's League Cup final will be broadcast live on Sky Sports. 
Photographer - Matt Mackey / Press Eye

IRISH LEAGUE: NIFL and Sky Sports announce five year deal

The Irish League is back on Sky Sports.

Northern Ireland will meet New Zealand at the National Stadium at Windsor Park in June

FOOTBALL: Northern Ireland line up international friendly with New Zealand

Northern Ireland will face New Zealand in an international friendly in Belfast this summer.

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Tobermore manager Adrian Whiteside

IRISH LEAGUE: Tobermore hoping to kick on from cup exit

Tobermore United’s Irish Cup campaign may have come to an end on Saturday but there were plenty of positives for them to take from the game.

Press Eye-Belfast-Northern Ireland 4th Feb. 2017  Coleraine v Tobermore- Tennents Irish Cup  Coleraine's Jamie McGonigle celebrates after scoring against Tobermore United during Saturday's Tennents Irish Cup match.   Picture by Peter Morrison/PressEye

IRISH CUP: McGonigle fires Coleraine into quarter finals

Coleraine 1 Tobermore United 0

Ballymena United defeated H&W Welders to make the quarter-finals

TENNENTS IRISH CUP: Quarter-final draw

Crusaders will meet Linfield in the quarter-finals of the Tennents Irish Cup.

Tobermore United goalkeeper Matthew McGraw is looking forward to Saturday Irish Cup tie with Coleraine.

Tobermore in safe hands with local stopper McGraw

Some of the current Tobermore United squad may be unknown to many Coleraine fans, but that cannot be said for keeper Matt McGraw.

Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has been rested for the  FA Cup fourth-round clash with Wigan on Sunday

SOCCER: A look ahead of the fourth round of the FA Cup

It’s the fourth round of the FA Cup.

Juventus bagdes, old and new

Quiz: Can you identify these football clubs by their old badges?

Italian giants Juventus' iconic black and white badge has received a makeover, and football fans around the world have wasted no time in giving their views on the Serie A club’s new look.

Ballymena boss David Jeffrey.

IRISH LEAGUE: Ballymena’s David Jeffrey hoping for the same again

Ballymena United boss David Jeffrey is demanding the ‘same again’ when Dungannon Swifts visit the Showgrounds on Saturday.

The Jules Rimet World Cup trophy

FIFA unanimously backs plans for a 48 team World Cup from 2026 onwards

The FIFA Council has rubber-stamped plans to expand the World Cup to 48 teams from 2026 onwards.

Linfield manager David Healy celebrates following his side's victory over Glentoran.

IRISH CUP: Sixth round draw

Linfield will play an away tie against Institute in the sixth round of the Tennent’s Irish Cup after defeating rivals Glentoran 2-1 in extra time at The Oval on Saturday.

Dungannon Swifts Cormac Burke celebrates.

IRISH CUP: Dungannon breeze past Championship side Dergview

Dungannon Swifts 3 Dergview 0

Aaron Canning, in action here for Loughgall against Ballyclare, has become Gary Hamilton's second signing of the transfer window.

IRISH LEAGUE: Glenavon confirm Aaron Canning signing

Glenavon have completed their second signing of the January transfer window after the club confirmed the capture of Aaron Canning from Loughgall.

Richard Donaghy (left) celebrates with Coagh United team-mates after breaking the deadlock against Dollingstown on Boxing Day in the Bob Radcliffe Cup final. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

Coagh miss out on Bob Radcliffe Cup glory

Coagh United’s Bob Radcliffe Cup campaign finished at the final hurdle on Boxing Day - despite an early boost off Richard Donaghy’s goal.

Dollingstown celebrate success in the Bob Radcliffe Cup final against Coagh United at Lakeview Park. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

Dollingstown delight in Bob Radcliffe Cup final victory over Coagh

Aaron Duke’s hat-trick helped Dollingstown record club history with a first Bob Radcliffe Cup final success, courtesy of a Boxing Day 5-1 win.

Alan Teggart celebrates his goal.

IRISH LEAGUE: Dungannon cruise to victory over Carrick


Pictured left to right are Irish FA Chief Executive, Patrick Nelson; Ulster University Executive Dean, Professor Carol Curran; Ulster University Chancellor, Dr James Nesbitt; and Irish FA Chairman, Gerry Mallon at the National Football Stadium, Windsor Park.

IRISH FOOTBALL: Ulster University and Irish FA link-up

Ulster University and the Irish Football Association (IFA) have announced plans to create the island of Ireland’s first ever football coaching degree, which will inspire and shape the next generation of leaders within the multi-billion pound football industry.

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Glentorans Calum Birney tangles with Linfield's Sammy Clingan as he gets sent off during todays game at the Oval in Belfast.
Photo Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker Press

Glentoran to host Linfield in Irish Cup

The fifth round tie of the Tennent’s Irish Cup has thrown up a mouthwatering ‘Big Two’ clash.

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Historic child sex abuse allegations have been linked to NI football clubs

PSNI have confirmed they are looking at allegations of child sex abuse linked to football clubs in Northern Ireland.

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