Colm McFadden looks on as Donegal’s Patrick McBrearty scores his side’s opening goal at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Donegal 3-12 Galway 0-11 Twenty eight scoreless minutes notwithstanding, the growing theory that Donegal are a team past their peak can be mome(...)

Tyrone’s Cathal McShane and Donegal’s Tony McClenaghan in action during the  EirGrid Ulster U-21 football championship final at Celtic Park, Derry. Photo: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye

Tyrone 1-11 Donegal 0-13 Daniel McNulty converted an injury-time free as Tyrone landed a first Ulster U21 title since 2006, condemning Donegal (...)

Ryan McHugh slots home Donegal’s goal in the Allianz Football League Division One game against Tyrone at  Ballybofey. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty. Photograph: Inpho/Presseye

Donegal 1-13 Tyrone 0-6“I said to the players afterwards that this was as bad a performance as I have been involved with from a Tyrone team over all t(...)

Kerry’s Bryan Sheehan and Anthony Maher tackle Martin McElhinney of Donegal during the Allianz Football League Division 1 match at Austin Stack Park in  Tralee. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Kerry 2-13 Donegal 2-11Somewhere along the 430km of road between Tralee and Letterkenny the Donegal players must have realised this was far from a wor(...)

Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea has gone well in an advanced role during the Allianz League Division One campaign to date. Photograph: Inpho

Today Matches at 7.0 unless stated Division One Mayo v Dublin, Elverys MacHale Park, (Live Setanta 1, 7.0) – The counties have had some of th(...)

Donegal goalkeeper Paul Durcan in action against Monaghan’s Conor McManus during last summer’s Ulster final at Clones. Photograph: William Cherry/Presseye/Inpho

The game that kept the Anglo Celt cup in Clones last summer is worth briefly revisiting. Monaghan swamped Donegal, had more hunger than Donegal(...)

Cavan’s Enda Flanagan lies injured during the game. Photograph: Russell Pritchard/Inpho

Cavan 2-6Donegal 0-8 Cavan rallied from two points down and staged a late fightback to win their fourth Ulster under-21 football title(...)

Killybegs’ Christopher Murrin and Michael Murphy of Glenswilly in action during the  Donegal SFC final. Photograph: Kieran Murray/Inpho

Glenswilly 3-19 Killybegs 2-6: There was no dilemma. Less than 24 hours after captaining his country in the International Rules series on Saturday ni(...)

Actor John Kavanagh at  the funeral of Susan Fitzgerald  at the Church of The Three Patrons, Rathgar, Dublin, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The actor Susan Fitzgerald, who died last Monday, had no fear of dying and had sympathised with the doctor who had to tell her she had little time lef(...)