Derry City secure a point away to league champions Dundalk to extend their unbeaten run to eight matches.
West Ham's Declan Rice, 18, is called up for the Republic of Ireland's friendlies and the World Cup qualifier against Austria.
Jose Mourinho's Manchester United will be in Dublin on 2 August for a pre-season match against Italian side Sampdoria.
North Ireland goalkeeper Alan Mannus signs a new one-year contract with St Johnstone after winning back his first-team place.
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Josh Magennis returns to his home town of Bangor to view a pictorial tribute at the estate where he grew up.
A little-known football figure from Ireland named Patrick O'Connell is revered in Spain (and now at home) for his exploits during the 1930s.