Mayo’s Matthew Ruane celebrates   a dramatic late win over Dublin in the U-21 semi-final Photograph: Inpho/Donall Farmer

Mayo 1-15 Dublin 1-14 It’s a feat that hasn’t been achieved in 15 years but Mayo are now just a game away from claiming All-Ireland minor and U-21 ti(...)

Con O’Callaghan (left) is already on the Dublin senior football panel. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

Dublin v Mayo, O’Connor Park, Tullamore, Saturday, 2.45 (Live on TG4) It’s hardly surprising that even the brightest minds in bookmaking can’t pick(...)

Dublin’s Con O’Callaghan ggoes past  Thomas McGovern of Meath during the  Eirgrid Leinster  Under-21 Football quarter-final at Parnell Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dublin 1-12 Meath 0-9 Manager Dessie Farrell described Cuala’s Con O’Callaghan as a key performer after his 1-7 haul helped book Dublin’s EirGrid Lei(...)

Kerry’s David Moran and Dublin’s Paul Flynn at the launch of Setanta Sports’ coverage of the 2016 Allianz Leagues. “If those services save one life then they’re worthwhile, end of story,” said Flynn. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Newly installed Gaelic Players Association secretary Paul Flynn has offered a robust defence of the under fire players body, lining up pundit Colm O’(...)

Limerick defender Seamus Hickey is the new GPA chairman. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Limerick hurler Seamus Hickey is the new chairman of the Gaelic Players Association after being elected at Saturday’s AGM of the players’ body (...)

Anthony Cunningham resigned from his role as Galway hurling manager after players put forward a vote of no confidence in him. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

The Gaelic Players Association (GPA) has denied that it is driving an agenda in relation to player discontent with intercounty management(...)

Stephen Melia made a record 179 appearances for Louth during an inter-county career that spanned three decades. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Inpho

The death has taken place after illness of the great Louth footballer Stephen Melia. Holder of a record 179 appearances for the county, in a senior ca(...)

Dublin’s Paddy Andrews is September’s player of the month. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Paddy Andrews of Dublin and Kilkenny’s TJ Reid have been named as the Opel GAA/GPA Players of the Month for September in football and hurling respecti(...)

GPA chief executive  Dessie Farrell with county footballers, from left, Dermot Malone, Monaghan, Michael Quinlivan, Tipperary, James McCarthy, Dublin, Ronan Sweeney, Kildare and Michael Quinn, Longford, at the presentation of the GPA’s Football Competitions Proposal. Photograph: Matt Browne/Sportsfile

On paper it all looks attractive and perfectly workable: a condensed intercounty football season, the addition of a new round-robin All-Ireland ser(...)

The Gaelic Players Association (GPA) has unveiled its proposals to the GAA’s competition structures review. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Gaelic Players Association (GPA) has unveiled its new “Champions League” type football proposal, which will now go before Croke Park as part of th(...)