Keith Higgins of Mayo tracks Kerry’s James O’Donoghue at Croke Park last weekend.  Photograph: Donall Farmer / Inpho

There’s a great story told in Michael Foley’s book “Kings of September” about the moment in the week before the 1982 All-Ireland football final that (...)

St Vincent’s celebrate their AIB All-Ireland senior club football championship success last March at Croke Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

At Saturday’s Central Council meeting dedicated to its second report, the Football Review Committee formally sailed into the sunset.In the space of it(...)

The angry scenes as Cavan under-21 manager Peter Reilly confronts referee Derek O’Mahoney at the end of the game against the Dublin under-21s as stewards hold a spectator back. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

The Cavan county board may be requested to assist in the investigation into the abuse of match referee Derek O’Mahoney after S(...)

Former chairman of the Football Review Committee Eugene McGee. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The former chair of the Football Review Committee has challenged the GAA to come up with a better plan to address the fixtures crisis if the or(...)

GAA president Liam O’Neill and Chairman of the  Football Review Committee (FRC) Eugene McGee: The FRC would have become aware that there is a huge interest in the whole business of fixing the inter-county season. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

In a couple of months it will be the 35th anniversary of then minster for health Charles Haughey’s deathless description of his Family Planning Bill a(...)

The GAA is moving towards acceptance of the need to take overall control of all fixtures nationally to ensure a fairer schedule of activity for club p(...)

St Brigid’s players celebrate winning last year’s All-Ireland club final on St Patrick’s day, a major event in the GAA calender. Photograph: Inpho/Ryan Byrne

The first thing to bear in mind about yesterday’s second report of the Football Review Committee – focusing on competition structures and fixtures sch(...)

Liam Connor (left) marking Eoin Liston of Kerry during the 2002 All-Ireland senior football final. Photograph:  Billy Stickland/Inpho

Séamus Darby, scorer of arguably the most famous goal in GAA history, has added to the tributes paid to the man who supplied him with the decisive pas(...)

Dublin’s Alan Brogan shakes hands with Kieran Donaghy of Kerry after the 2011 All-Ireland senior football final, in which the Dubs enjoyed a rare championship success against  the Kingdom. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

I don’t want to sound like a character from the pages of Flann O’Brien but leaving Cusack Park in Ennis on Sunday afternoon and skimming the radio wav(...)

Surgeon Gerry McEntee is very concerned about potential injuries due to players playing too many matches over a short period of time. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

Six years on it’s the issue that hasn’t gone away. When the GAA’s Burnout Task Force issued its report and recommendations, there was a brief focus on(...)