BRIAN Kerr has ruled himself out of the running to replace the sacked Pat Scully at Limerick. Former Irish internationals Kenny Cunningham and Jason McAteer have also been linked with the job

AIDEN McGeady will be fit to play for Spartak Moscow at Celtic in the Champions League after recovering from a foot injury picked up on international duty in the Faroe Islands six weeks ago

WINGER Shane Robinson and midfielder Shane McFaul are both to return home from Finland to play for Shamrock Rovers and St. Patrick’s Athletic respectively next season

NOTTINGHAM Forest and Ireland striker Simon Cox was stretchered off after he picked up an ankle injury during Saturday’s win over Wolves and could be out of action for a month

SHELBOURNE have agreed new deals with striker Philly Hughes and midfielders Glen Cronin and David Cassidy with defender Kevin Dawson also set to stay with the Reds

STEPHEN Kenny has settled his compensation claim against Shamrock Rovers and taken up the offer to manage their Premier Division rivals Dundalk 

IRELAND defender Damien Delaney has signed a permanent contract with Crystal Palace despite interest from Bolton

NEWLY promoted Limerick could play their Airtricity League Premier Division home games at Thomond Park next season 

LIVERPOOL are reportedly interested in Stoke’s Irish left-back Marc Wilson, currently out of action with a broken leg.

DROGHEDA United have moved quickly to sign striker Gary O’Neill after he was released by Shamrock Rovers 

EVERTON’S Donegal born full-back Seamus Coleman could be out of action for a month with an ankle injury

READING could let veteran Ireland defender join Millwall when the transfer window opens in January

IRISH midfielder Conor Clifford has moved on loan from Chelsea to League One side Crawley Town 

RODDY Collins is back in football as the new manager of Airtricity First Division side Athlone Town

DERRY City have signed former Shelbourne and Shamrock Rovers winger Paddy Kavanagh 

CHAMPIONSHIP side Burnley have offered Irish midfielder Chris McCann a new contract

AIRTRICITY have extended their sponsorship of the League of Ireland for another two years 

BOHS defender Kevin Feely could move to English championship side Charlton Athletic

KEITH Buckley and Dave Scully have re-signed with Bohemians for the 2013 season 

YOUNGSTER John Dunleavy has agreed a new deal with Cork City.