Joe Kernan won an All-Ireland football title in his first year in charge of Armagh. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

If the first requirement was availability and the second was experience then Joe Kernan certainly satisfied both counts when approached to take over (...)

Louth manager Aidan O’Rourke has  called for counties to see the bigger picture when it comes to releasing players for the pre-season provincial tournaments.

Louth manager Aidan O’Rourke, who is also Queen’s University Belfast’s GAA Development Officer, has called for counties to see the bigger picture when(...)

The stage has been reached, over the past two away series, at which Irish players haven’t been able to travel because of trailing county championships. Irish manager Paul Earley says this has become a major issue. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

At the beginning of the most recent international rules series two years ago in Australia in the pithiest statement of a succession of pithy press con(...)

A family spokesman said Anthony Tohill  above) was comfortable “and has made a positive start to his recovery”. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The former Derry footballer Anthony Tohill has undergone eye and facial surgery after suffering facial injuries as a result of an accident whi(...)