Laois’ Tom Shiel shoots to score his side’s third goal againt Carlow in their Leinster senior championship round one, Netwatch Cullen Park, Carlow, on Saturday. Photograph: Inpho

Laois’ footballers will have learned little from this crushing 17-point victory over neighbours Carlow in this Leinster SFC first-round tie at Dr Cull(...)

Tyrone’s Sean Cavanagh has been named to start against Donegal this weekend. Photo: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Niall Morgan hasn’t been included in the Tyrone team to take on provincial champions Donegal in Sunday’s Ulster preliminary round clash in Ballybofey.(...)

Emmet Bolton: scored Kildare’s vital late goal at O’Moore Park. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Kildare 1-12 Laois 1-9 Emmet Bolton’s last-minute goal earned Kildare a vital win over struggling Laois at O’Moore Park.Kildare were facing relegati(...)

DCU’s Enda Smith celebrates victory over UCD in the semi-final of the  Sigerson Cup at The Mardyke in Cork. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

DCU 2-8 UCD 0-11By the hair on their chinny-chin-chins and no more. DCU made it through to the Sigerson Cup final despite heading into injury-time a p(...)

University College Dublin (UCD) v Dublin City University(DCU)This all Dublin-affair may prove the highlight of this year’s Sigerson Cup competition; n(...)

ISt Mary’s Aidan Forker and Conor Moynagh of DCU in action during their Sigerson Cup quarter-final at St Genevieves High School, Belfast. Photograph: Inpho

St Mary’s 0-11 DCU 1-11 (After extra-time) Three unanswered points in the second half of extra-time helped DCU advance to the semi-finals of the Sige(...)

Higher Education GAA Senior Championships at Croke Park, Dublin. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

This year’s Sigerson Cup draw has scheduled one of the year’s most anticipated third level duels for the very first round, as 2012 champions DCU take (...)

 Ireland captain Michael Murphy and manager Paul Earley at the squad announcement this morning.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho

Ireland International Rules manager Paul Earley has named his 25-man panel for next month’s one-game test against Australia in Perth.Donegal’s Michae(...)

Laois’s John O’Loughlin who played on the minor side that defeated Dublin 2-12 to 1-3 in 2007. Photograph: Inpho

It’s only seven years ago and yet today it feels like the sort of scoreline you’d only find going through dusty almanacs with a magnifying glass – La(...)

Donegal goalkeeper Paul Durcan celebrates with his  captain Michael Murphy after the final whistle at Celtic Park.

Everything we’ll watch between now and the first week of August in the football championship will be processed through the prism of Dublin - they’re t(...)