Ahead of Sunday’s MLS Western Conference final first leg against Seattle Sounders, LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane has been nominated for the MLS MVP award, while referee Alan Kelly has made the shortlist for Referee of the Year.
After helping Amazon Grimstad retain their Toppserien status for another season last week, Republic of Ireland WNT midfielder Shannon Smyth has called time on a playing career that’s taken in spells in the United States and Norway. She spoke to The Emerald Exiles about hanging up her boots.
Republic of Ireland defender Megan Campbell helped Florida State University’s Seminoles to retain their ACC Championship title on Sunday, as they beat Virginia University Cavaliers 1-0 at the UNCG Soccer Stadium.
Following his shock departure from Australian A-League side Brisbane Roar last week, former Republic of Ireland midfielder Liam Miller has broken his silence on the circumstances surrounding his exit, claiming he felt “disrespected” by manager Mike Mulvey.
Just days after captaining GIF Sundsvall to promotion back to Sweden’s Allsvenskan, Kevin Walker has joined fellow top flight side Djurgården on a three-year deal.
After a prolific season in the Malaysian Premier League, in which the former Republic of Ireland Under 21 cap scored 28 goals in all competitions, Billy Mehmet has announced he won’t be signing a contract extension with Kedah FA.
With 26 goals in all competitions, Roy O’Donovan has proved vital to Brunei DPMM’s charge to the top of Singapore’s S League. Ahead of the league’s final day title-decider, The Emerald Exiles spoke to the Corkman about their double hopes, life in Brunei and his future.
Australian A-League side Brisbane Roar announced today that the former Republic of Ireland and Glasgow Celtic midfielder Liam Miller has left the club by mutual consent, just three weeks into the new league season.
Swedish-Irish midfielder Kevin Walker captained GIF Sundsvall to a ?-? win over Sirius on Monday evening, a result that moved the Giffarna back to the top of the Swedish Superettan ahead of next week’s crucial final day.
The 2014/15 ASB Premiership season kicks off this weekend, with former UCD defender Sean Harding the latest player added to the Waitakere United squad by player-coach Brian Shelley.
The former Sligo Rovers and Dundee United midfielder Richie Ryan has signed a new two-year-deal at Canadian NASL side Ottawa Fury, keeping the club captain at TD Place until the end of the 2016 season.
The 2014/15 Australian A League got underway over the weekend with four Irishman involved in the opening round of matches, three of them – Andy Keogh, Damien Duff and Jonny Steele – making league debuts for their new teams.
Former Republic of Ireland defender Andy O’Brien helped Vancouver Whitecaps to a Cascadia Cup victory over the weekend, a win which leaves the Canadian side on the verge of a place in this season’s MLS play-offs.
Ruesha Littlejohn’s IL Sandviken will play in Norway’s Toppserien next year after the Republic of Ireland international helped clinch promotion with four games to spare courtesy of a 3-1 win over Urædd on Sunday afternoon.
It was a mixed weekend across the globe for Irish players chasing titles in their respective countries – with Robbie Keane’s LA Galaxy confirming their MLS playoff place with a win but Conor Powell, Shane McFaul and Roy O’Donovan all suffering blows to their league aspirations.