Dublin senior footballer James McCarthy believes Dublin missed Ger Brennan’s presence last season. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Dublin’s All Star defender James McCarthy is hopeful that team-mate Alan Brogan will stay on with the county panel for another year. Brogan has yet t(...)

Tadhg Kennelly during his time at Sydney Swans. Photograph: Mark Nolan/Getty Iimages

Tadhg Kennelly was back in Ireland at the weekend, seeking out young GAA talent capable of making it as a professional footballer in the AFL.The form(...)

Dublin’s Ciaran Kilkenny tackles Kildare’s during March’s league clash at Croke Park, a game in which Kilkenny sustained a cruciate ligament tear. Photograph: Inpho

After eight months of frustration, rehab, looking on and more rehab, Dublin footballer Ciarán Kilkenny will be ready to return to full training with t(...)

Ciarán Kilkenny with some of the pupils from the Changa Changa primary school in Mazabuka

The Dubs are flying high again in this year’s GAA football championship but one man missing out on what could well be another path of glory is Ciarán (...)

Tipperary’s Barry Grogan celebrates with manager Peter Creedon after the victory over Laois at O’Moore Park. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Of all the Tipperary supporters converging on Tullamore this evening, one man is taking particular joy from their eye-catching run through the All-Ir(...)

Dublin’s Cian O’Callaghan in action against Westmeath in the Leinster under-21 semi-final in Mullingar. O’Callaghan’s task against Wexford will be to subdue Peter Kelly.  Photograph: Inpho

Wexford are on the cusp of making believers of us all. Defending champions, they are littered with hurlers who played leading roles in the unfathomab(...)

Enda Smith and Ronan Daly of Roscommon celebrate their All-Ireland under-21 semi-final win over Cork. Photograph: Inpho

In Tullamore today Dublin seek to repeat their 2012 trick. That is, beating Roscommon in the All-Ireland under-21 football final. “But two years ago D(...)

Mark Lynch: will pose a big scoring threat for Derry in the league final at Croke Park. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Though the bad old days of serious teams being able to swan through the league with ne’er a care are largely gone, this is the one weekend of the i(...)

Páraic Duffy at the Irish Sports Council Field Sports Investment announcement at the  Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

GAA director general Páraic Duffy has stated the consistent decrease in Government funding since 2008 may have reached basement levels. The Mon(...)

Dublin’s Jack McCaffrey (left) and Johnny Small put pressure on Meath’s Pádraic Harnan during their Leinster Under-21 final at O’Moore Park, Portlaoise. Photograph: Inpho

Jack McCaffrey lifted the Flood Cup last night as Dublin’s dominance of Leinster football’s u(...)