Dublin CEO John Costello believes hurling would benefit from the introduction of the black card

Dublin chief executive John Costello has said that hurling would benefit from the introduction of the black card. In the course of a wide ranging a(...)

Bernard Brogan of the 2013 All Stars in action against  Fionn Fitzgerald of the 2014 side at the   Irish Cultural Centre in  Canton, Massachusetts. Photograph:   Ray McManus/Sportsfile

2013 All Stars 10-7 2014 All Stars 5-5There was an easy win for the 2013 team, managed by Dublin’s Jim Gavin, in the GAA-GPA All Stars exhibition matc(...)

Clontibret’s Eoin Greenan holds possession despite the close attentions of  Conan Cassidy of Slaughneil during the Ulster Club Senior Football Championship semi-final at Healy Park. Photograph: Inpho.

Ulster Club Senior Football Championship semi-final Slaughtneil 1-9 Clontibret 0-7 Derry champions Slaughtneil qualified for their fir(...)

Clontibret’s Conor McManus has won five Monaghan senior football championship medals. Photograph:Inpho.

The problem with being this good is finding the time to be, full stop. Clontibret’s Conor McManus is supposed to be taking it easy. Resting up, takin(...)

David Moyes is back in the managerial hotseat as he takes over La Liga team Real Sociedad. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images
The Morning Sports Briefing
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  • November 11, 2014, 08:14

There’s some positive news for both Martin O’Neill and Joe Schmidt’s Irish camps within this morning’s headlines.Ahead of the remaining November Tests(...)

 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(...)

Kilcoo’s Paul Devlin gets a yellow card from referee Noel Mooney during the Ulster club clash at Páirc Esler. Photo: Russell Pritchard/Presseye/Inpho

Clontibret 1-9 Kilcoo 0-11 An injury-time goal from Monaghan defender Dessie Mone snatched an unlikely victory for 14-man Clontibret in yesterday’s U(...)

St Oliver Plunkett’s/Eoghan Ruadh’s Bernard Brogan: will bid  to earn a county final place with his club when they face St Jude’s. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Today Dublin SFC semi-finals (Parnell Park) St Oliver Plunkett’s v St Jude’s, 3.30 – Widely assumed to have missed the bus in recent years, Plunke(...)

Seán Collins with his brother Podge will be aiming to defeat Crusheen to  win the Clare hurling title. Photograph: Inpho

Sunday Down SFC final Burren v Kilcoo, Páirc Esler, 4.0 – A repeat of last year’s final sees new Down manager Jim McCorry in charge as Kilcoo attempt (...)

Dublin’s Bernard Brogan scores a goal against Monaghan. Dublin’s heavy scoring rate helped push up the overall total this summer. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Claiming the black card as an instant success, the GAA yesterday released statistics from this year’s football championship to support the effect of t(...)