Galway manager Kevin Walsh: will be hoping to build upon the county’s recent All-Ireland successes at U-21 level. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday Waterford Crystal Cup (Munster SH) semi-finals Cork v Clare, Mallow, 1.0 – Cork make the customary raft of changes, resting Pau(...)

 Barry Geraghty and  Sprinter Sacre:   “The forecast is pretty wet and it just depends how bad it gets, we wouldn’t want it too heavy,” said Geraghty.Photo:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Twinlight has mixed good and bad this season but only a career best performance is likely to be good enough if he is to record back-to-back Grade One(...)

Martin O'Neill on Keane, Grealish and USA 4:49

At the FAI Press Conference Martin O'Neill answers questions on Keane, Grealish and the upcoming USA match.

Ireland ready for Germany 1:34

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill and captain Robbie Keane speak to the media ahead of their European Championship qualifier against Germany.(...)

Germany confident and highly motivated for Ireland match 2:19

Germany coach Joachim Löw and midfielder Julian Draxler speak to the media ahead of their European Championship qualifier against the Republic of Irel(...)

Finn Harps American midfielder Pat McCann (right) in action against Shelbourne. McCann is excited about the prospect of being involved in what will be his biggest game for the club since arriving in Ballybofey a little over a year ago. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic will be without Greg Bolger and Aaron Greene for the first of tomorrow’s semi-finals, with the pair suspended and cup-tied resp(...)

A lot is expected from Wexford full forward  Conor McDonald as his side take on Waterford in the SHC at Nowlan Park.

The last time this pair met in Nowlan Park, a crowd of 26,000 jammed in on a Saturday evening 11 years ago to the day. The novelty of their fir(...)

Meath’s Damien Carroll with Dublin’s Jack McCaffrey during last year’s Leinster final at Croke Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Mick O’Dowd’s painstaking stewardship of Meath’s fortunes brings the county into another Leinster final against Dublin. They are imbued with enough(...)

Cork’s Pa Cronin and Donal O’Grady of Limerick at close quarters in the Munster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Final at Gaelic Grounds, Limerick last year. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Twelve months ago this was a genuinely surprising Munster final in a momentous season by the end of which both teams had been beaten by the new All-Ir(...)

 Brendan Bugler wins a high ball while under pressure from Garrett Sinnott and PJ Nolan of Wexford at Cusack Park last week. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

However this ends, Wexford can’t go back now. For so long, the distance between where they are and where they want to be seemed so thoroughly unbridge(...)