GPA CEO Dessie Farrell at the launch of the report entitled “Never Enough Time” – the experience of third level student county GAA players by Dr Aoife Lane, Department of Health Sport and Exercise Science, Waterford Institute of Technology.

Even accounting for the presumption that no student in the world would admit to having enough hours in the day to satisfy all their demands there are(...)

Tipperary’s Bill Maher and Dublin’s Niall Scully  contest a loose ball in the Munster champions’ two-point semi-final victory. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Tipperary 0-14 Dublin 0-12It would have been an unlikely proposition not so long ago but Tommy Toomey has suggested his young Tipperary players now ca(...)

Tipperary’s Colm O’Shaughnessy and Jimmy Feehan celebrate after the final whistle. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Tipperary 0-14 Dublin 0-12Injury-time points from Steven O’Brien and Kevin O’Halloran sealed a dramatic first ever Eirgrid All-Ireland U-21 football c(...)

Dublin Manager Dessie Farrell has a  formidable looking side as they prepare to take on Tipperary in Tullamore. Photograph: Inpho

After making a grand total of five Munster under-21 finals in the first 44 years of the competition, Tipperary have been in seven of the last nine. Th(...)

Alan Cadogan returns at corner forward for Cork in their Allianz Hurling League semi-final against Dublin on Sunday. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Cork are back to full strength for Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League semi-final against Dublin at Nowlan Park.Manager Jimmy Barry-Murphy has welcomed b(...)

Dublin’s Cormac Costello scored two crucial  goals against Kildare in the Under 21 Leinster  final. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dublin 3-10 Kildare 1-12Cormac Costello headed up a lethal full-forward line that delivered 3-7 in total to secure back-to-back Eirgrid Leinster Under(...)

Davy Hyland: “We have the utmost respect for Dublin but we’re playing good football so we don’t need to fear them.”  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Leinster Ul-21 Football Final Dublin v Kildare, Páirc Tailteann, Navan, 7.30 All things being equal, Kildare probably shouldn’t be contesting this e(...)

Ryan Wylie of UCD with Conor McHugh of DCU in the Sigerson Cup semi-final. McHugh features in Dublin’s U21 squad. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Reigning All-Ireland under-21 football champions Dublin will begin the defence of that title with seven of the team that featured in the final win ov(...)

Dublin’s Conor McHugh: man-of-the-match in last year’s under-21 football championship final. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

With new title sponsors EirGrid on board another All-Ireland under-21 football championship gets underway on Wednesday, beginning with three openin(...)

 Conor McHugh of DCU: his side will take on   UCD in the first of Friday’s Sigerson Cup semi-final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

According to some experts Conor McHugh is entering the perfect storm – Sigerson Cup finals, promptly followed by the under-21 championship, with Allia(...)