Dublin’s Con O’Callaghan: the dual star has amassed 4-28 in five championship games this summer. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

If Dublin minor manager Cyril Kevlihan was taking his lead from the county’s Blue Wave action plan, he could take a day off tomorrow and spare himself(...)

Dublin’s Paul Flynn  during the team parade before the 2012 Leinster senior football final against Meath at  Croke Park, Dublin. Photograph: Inpho

The drum roll of forbidding statistics accompanying Sunday’s Leinster final is daunting from the point of view of Dublin’s opponents, Meath. The champ(...)

 GPA chief executive Dessie Farrell: “Our games thrive on that parochial nature.  It’ll be a difficult model to break down.”

GAVIN CUMMISKEYThere is a rising belief that by 2054, at the latest, the GAA’s championship landscape will be Americanised. Small counties will amalga(...)

Dublin’s John Small feels the force of the challenge from Roscommon’s  Diarmuid Murtagh during the All-Ireland under-21 football final at O’Connor Park, in Tullamore. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin 1-21 Roscommon 3-6: There is simply no stopping Dublin football these days, their latest prize being a third All-Ireland under-21 title in five(...)

Dublin’s Cormac Costello celebrates after scoring the winning point from a free   during the All-Ireland under-21 football semi-final against Cavan at O’Moore Park in Portlaoise. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin and Roscommon will meet in the final of the All-Ireland under-21 football championship for the second time in three years as they both s(...)

Cavan’s Dara McVesty is tackled during the Ulster U-21 final victory over Donegal when the county completed a four-in-a-row. photograph: russell pritchard/inpho

Cavan, for all their provincial success at under-21 level, could well go the way of Gaelic football’s underage dodo. Galway’s (...)

Dublin’s Cormac Costello lined out for the senior team against Mayo on Saturday at Croke Park. photograph: Inpho

After all of the squabbling over the venue for the final, Dublin and Meath make their way to Portlaoise for this (...)

Micheál Martin, chair of Croke Park’s Games Development Committee, has been appointed to head up the Minor Review Work Group. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The chair of a new committee to review the minor age grade in Gaelic games has said that there are “no limitations” to the remit of its (...)

So near – yet so far: Mayo players run past the elusive Sam Maguire cup before last year’s All-Ireland final against Dublin at Croke Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

As soon as last September’s All-Ireland football final had ended, one of the richest sources of consolation for Mayo after a second successive(...)

GPA chief executive Dessie Farrell. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

The Gaelic Players Association Mental Health Review for 2013 shows an over 300 per cent rise in members accessing the organisation’s confidential coun(...)