Donegal’s Neil McGee can’t stop Aidan O’Shea of Mayo claim the ball on his way to scoring the opening goal Photo:INPHO/James Crombie

Mayo 2-13 Donegal 0-11  The remorseless application of all they have picked up in four previous years on the road, losing by fine margins,(...)

Monaghan beat Donegal by two points in a poor game in Letterkenny. Photograph: Inpho/Michael O’Donnell

Donegal 1-4 Monaghan 0-9In one of the worst games ever witnessed in the county, Monaghan were worthy winners against Donegal in O’Donnell Park, Letter(...)

 Armagh’s Jamie Clarke fends off  Donegal’s Neil McGee during the Dr McKenna Cup clash at the Athletic Grounds. Photo:  Jonathan Porter/Presseye/Inpho

Donegal 1-10 Armagh 0-11A strong last quarter helped Donegal come from five points down to record their first win of the season at the Athletic Ground(...)

The return to fitness of forward Andy Moran, here celebrating his goal against Galway in the Connacht quarter-final, has given his county a massive boost. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Well now. That got nasty in a hurry. Remember the run-up to last year’s All-Ireland final? Remember how fun and novel it all seemed? Lord, it even fel(...)

Donegal’s Neil McGee and Donal Kingston of Laois in action at Carrick-on-shannon. Phogo: James Crombie/Inpho

Donegal 0-14 Laois 0-8The secrets and lies of the football championship. Donegal identified five things that went wrong against Monaghan in the Ulster(...)

Clare manager David Fitzgerald. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Tomorrow in Thurles the Munster hurling championship gets under way with a fixture that also marked the counties’ first league assignment this year ba(...)

All-Ireland champions Donegal have named the same team that started last September’s final for Sunday’s eagerly awaited clash  against Tyrone.

Tyrone manager Mickey Harte has named an experienced team for Sunday’s big match in the Ulster championship. There are two championship debutan(...)

Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice. Photograph: Kieran Murray/Inpho

Everybody has a handy cure for the hiccups, the only problem being none of them seem to work. That's four big hiccups now for Kerry football, a(...)

Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice. Photograph: Kieran Murray/Inpho

Everybody has a handy cure for the hiccups, the only problem being none of them seem to work. That's four big hiccups now for Kerry football, a(...)