Ian Ryan will return to play some part for Limerick this weekend according to their manager. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Remarkably it took Limerick 45 minutes to muster their first point against Tipperary in the last round of the Allianz Football League, a game manager (...)

Longford manager Jack Sheedy with Paul Barden, who made his debut in 1999. Photograph: John McIlwaine/Presseye/Inpho

Hurling may have lost several of its old soldiers to retirement towards the end at 2014 but there appears to be life left in their football counterpa(...)

Longford Manager Jack Sheedy says he would love to play attacking football if he had the resources. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

A shortage of resources is forcing the majority of intercounty teams to “try not to get beaten” rather than play progressive football. Accordin(...)

Carlow 2-7 Longford 1-19Longford made short work of Carlow during a blistering first-half display at Dr Cullen Park yesterday.Jack Sheedy’s side domin(...)

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(...)