The board of the Football Association of Ireland has indicated it will step down, Minister for Sport Shane Ross has told a parliamentary committee.
The entire board of Football Association Ireland have indicated they will step down.
A body representing professional footballers has condemned the board of Ireland’s leading football organisation as rotten.
Football Association Ireland (FAI) board members came under an intense five hours of scrutiny at the Oireachtas committee on Wednesday.
Reports that the former chief executive of the FAI provided a loan to the organisation “have raised serious questions”, Ireland’s sports minister has said.
The Republic of Ireland have been charged by UEFA after tennis balls were thrown onto the pitch during their Euro 2020 qualifier against Georgia.
Mick McCarthy will take a win over Georgia however it comes as the Republic of Ireland target qualification for the Euro 2020 finals.
John Delaney is to step aside as chief executive of the Football Association of Ireland to take up the newly-created post of executive vice-president.