Dublin’s James McCarthy in action against Kieran Donaghy of Kerry. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

For many people the standout performer for Dublin during the recent four-in-a-row AFL success has been James McCarthy. At 26, the youngest of the Dubl(...)

Cian O’Sullivan ensured that Dublin did not miss Rory O’Carroll in the Allianz Football League final against Kerry. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

It’s always worthwhile not to get carried away in the heat of the moment and in the past caution was always advisable in the wake of football league f(...)

Jim Gavin’s Dublin are on the trail of a fourth successive league win, a feat achieved only twice before in football. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The audit of the National Football League is nearly complete. It’s an unusual competition in that the evidence of a given campaign isn’t considered hu(...)

Dublin manager Jim Gavin during his side’s victory over Cork at Croke Park on Saturday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Permanency is nothing. Even Jim Gavin’s Dublin, in this rare old form, will struggle to fill the void created by wanderlust. With Rory O’Carroll aw(...)

Brian Hurley celebrates a score against Dublin in Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

Dublin 2-14 Cork 2-10 Jim Gavin has confirmed that current footballer of the year Jack McCaffrey will be unavailable to Dublin for this year’s champ(...)

Although Dublin manager Jim Gavin has been given another headache with speculation that Footballer of the Year Jack McCaffrey may be missing at least(...)

Niall Moyna, DCU manager: “I’m 15 years at it and I just thought it needs a change. This is maybe the fifth or sixth team I’ve built. We won the Freshers League and Championship this year and there’s a great group of players coming along.” Photograph: Inpho/Presseye/Declan Roughan

Niall Moyna has confirmed he is stepping down as manager of DCU, saying it’s time to let the “next generation” build a new dynasty with the third-leve(...)

Dublin’s Liam Rushe returns from suspension to face Galway in the NHL at Parnell Park. Photograph: Inpho

SATURDAY Sigerson Cup final UCD v DCU, Jordanstown, 2.30 DCU gathered the kudos with an impressive win against the hosts Jordanstown. Leading(...)

UL’s Denis Daly contests the ball with  UCD’s Jack Barry during the Sigerson Cup semi-final at  Jordanstown. Photograph: Stephen Hamilton/Inpho/Presseye

UCD 4-12 UL 1-9 UCD breezed through to their first Sigerson Cup final in 13 years after blitzing UL with four goals in the first semi-finals in Belfa(...)

UCD’s Jack McCaffrey won the Footballer of the Year award after his All-Ireland winning displays from wing back for Dublin last year. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

This year’s Sigerson Cup final weekend takes place in Jordanstown with the outcome looking reasonably in the balance. University of Limerick caused (...)