Dublin manager Jim Gavin: man in possession keeps jersey unless challenger earns a shot. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

GAVIN CUMMISKEY Perhaps the most interesting aspect of Dublin’s entry into the football championship, this Sunday against Laois in Croke Park, is how (...)

 Darragh Nelson, Bernard Brogan, Alan Brogan, Paul Flynn and Cian O’Sullivan parade the league trophy in front of the Hill 16 fans. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin won their 10th football league title at the weekend and it places them three-quarters of the way toward(...)

Bernard Brogan celebrates after scoring a goal during the Allianz Football League Division One  final at Croke Park yesterday. Photograph: Inph0

This was just a pitstop for Dublin, nothing more. When the story of 2014 comes to be written,(...)

Dublin’s Eoghan O’Gara keeps possession from  Chrissy McKaigue of Derry in the National Football League Division One final at Croke Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Dublin 3-19Derry 1-10 Dublin’s power-spring concluded at Croke Park with the first of last year’s three major titles retained (...)

Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton, who was sent off against Mayo last month, returns to face Cork tomorrow afternoon.

Mayo make five changes from last week’s match against the same opposition for tomorrow’s league semi-final against Derry in Croke Park. Brendan Har(...)

Tyrone’s Mark Donnelly gets away from  Dublin’s Alan Brogan during the league clash at Healy Park, Omagh. Photo: Russell Pritchard/Inpho

Dublin 3-10 Tyrone 1-15 This fixture has an interesting (...)

Dublin’s Paddy Andrews  scores a goal past Kildare goalkeeper Shane Connolly during the Allianz Football League Division 1 game at Croke Park. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Dublin 1-22 Kildare 1-12: Dublin kept their stranglehold over Kildare intact with(...)

Dublin’s Jack McCaffrey scores the winning point against Kerry at Croke Park. Photo: Dan Sheridan’/Inpho

Dublin 2-8 Kerry 1-10On a night when one of the biggest names in contemporary Gaelic games decided to step off the Field of Dreams, the next generati(...)

  All Blacks captain Richie McCaw tries his hand at hurling with Dublin’s Bernard Brogan during the AIG-hosted Dublin GAA and New Zealand All Blacks’  Unique Skills Challenge at Westmanstown Sports and Conference Centre in Clonsilla, Co Dublin. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Richie McCaw sounded awfully like Brian Cody last night. Turns out Cody’s mantra about any hurling county being capable of beating another on any give(...)

Dublin’s Michael Darragh MacAuley has been named Footballer of the Year. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Michael Dara Macauley was named GAA/GPA Footballer of the Year on Friday evening after being announced as one of six Dubs on the All-Star XV for 2013.(...)