Ireland FA’s state funding suspended

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Euro 2020 Qualifier - Group D - Republic of Ireland v Georgia - Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Republic of Ireland - March 26, 2019 Fans protest against Chief Executive of the Football Association of Ireland, John Delaney REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne/File Photo

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland’s state-funded sport coordination body suspended future funding to the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) on Tuesday after the football body acknowledged that it failed to comply with its grant approval terms. Sport Ireland, which has been demanding answers from the FAI over a 100,000 euro (£86,451) short-term loan provided to it […]

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