Former Kerry selector Cian O’Neill has been named Kildare’s new football manager. Photograph: Inpho

Former Kerry selector Cian O’Neill has been announced as the new manager of the Kildare senior football team. O’Neill, who won an All-Ireland title wi(...)

Jason Ryan has left his post as manager of the Kildare footballers after two years in charge. Photo: James Crombie/INPHO

Jason Ryan has stepped down as manager of the Kildare footballers. From Waterford, Ryan spent two years in charge of Kildare, having taken over on th(...)

Laois’s Pauric Clancy celebrates their Leinster final  victory over Kildare in 2003. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Inpho

Twelve years ago Laois and Kildare contested the Leinster football final. On Saturday they’re in the provincial quarter-final, possibly wondering whet(...)

Jack Sheedy: after spells in charge of Edenderry and Moorefield succeeds Glenn Ryan as Longford manager. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

Former Dublin All Star centrefielder Jack Sheedy has been appointed manager of Longford’s footballers in succession to Glenn Ryan. He will also have c(...)

It’s not dubbed the managerial merry-go-round for nothing: Kieran McGeeney is leaving Kildare and returning to his native county Armagh. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

So it’s not dubbed the managerial merry-go-round for nothing: on the same night Jason Ryan went before the Kildare county board to be ratified as thei(...)

 Glenn Ryan: “I was managing Longford for five years, was with the Kildare Under-21s before that and went straight into that from playing so this will be my first winter off since 1988.” Photograph: Inpho

Kildare’s search for a football manager to replace Kieran McGeeney looks set to continue into the winter months after Glenn Ryan ruled himself out of (...)

Longford manager Glenn Ryan seperates Shane Mulligan from referee Padrag O’Sullivan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Wexford 2-15 Longford 0-16 (aet)Wexford survived a thorough examination of strength, stamina, and spirit at Pearse Park.A fascinating encounter sprink(...)