Bringing an emotional end to his 14-year career, Irish right-back Pat Flynn officially called time on his playing days over the weekend.
Irish footballer Kevin McHugh has had surgery to try to save his finger after his wedding ring got caught in a fence.
Arsenal scout Stephen Bradley says he was given Arsene Wenger's blessing to take over as caretaker manager of Irish club Shamrock Rovers.
Breathe easy, Stephen Henderson. Cobh Ramblers are not looking to replace you with Manuel Pellegrini in next season's League of Ireland.
Dublin-based Crumlin United FC have been quick to bestow an effort scored by one of their players last weekend as "Goal of the Season".
Republic of Ireland international Damien Duff announced his retirement on Monday.