Kilcoo’s Conor Laverty with Crossmaglen Rangers’ Stephen Kernan. Photograph: Inpho

Crossmaglen 0-12 Kilcoo 0-8 There was none of the anticipated drama, but a strong third quarter from Crossmaglen booked their place in the Ulster club(...)

Killarney Legion’s James O’Donoghue celebrates James O’Sullivan’s equalising point against South Kerry in last week’s drawn Kerry SFC final. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Matches Sunday at 2.0 unless stated Munster club SFC semi-finals Clonmel Commercials (Tipperary) v Miltown Malbay (Clare), Clonmel Sportsfield (...)

Donegal manager Jim McGuinness celebrates with Neil  and Eamonn McGee after the victory over Dublin in the 2014 All-Ireland semi-final at Croke Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

A few days after the Ulster final, Pat Shovelin dropped into the house just for a chat. I was down in the office and he popped his head round the d(...)

Armagh’s Tony Kernan sees his shot saved by  Wicklow goalkeeper Robert Lambert as defender Aaron Murphy  moves in during the All-Ireland qualifier game at the  Athletic Grounds. Photograph:  Jonathan Porter/Inpho/Presseye

Armagh 2-17 Wicklow 2-7 The scoreline suggests otherwise but Wicklow pushed Armagh hard in the Athletic Grounds on Saturday before two late Jamie Clar(...)

Mayo’s defensive shortcomings were exposed by the manner of Gary Sice’s goal for Galway on Sunday at Pearse Stadium. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

One of the tantalising questions of every recent All-Ireland championship has also been one of the hardest to answer: can Mayo win the All-Ireland? O(...)

Donegal’s Karl Lacey with Aaron Findon and Aidan Forker of Armagh: their clash at the Athletics Grounds promises to be a hard-fought encounter. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Championship draws take place in a blur of optimism and expectation but many a long-term surprise sharpens into something a bit more predictable as(...)

Armagh’s James Morgan is tackled by Paul McCusker of Fermanaghin the Division Three final. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Armagh 0-16 Fermanagh 0-11 They lived up to just about every pre-season prediction by capping promotion from Division Three with the title outright b(...)

Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney has returned the county to Division Two after Louth victory secures promotion.  Photo: Russell Pritchard/Inpho

Armagh 0-10 Louth 0-8Armagh secured promotion to Division Two in a rugged, dour encounter against a never-say-die Louth outfit that remained very much(...)

Mayo’s Cillian O’Connor make his first start of the year as his side face Monaghan at MacHale Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

SATURDAY Division One Tyrone v Derry, Healy Park, 7.0, Live Setanta Ireland  It’s been going from bad to worse for Derry and manage(...)

Meath manager Mick O’Dowd and new Galway manager Kevin Walsh shake hands after the game. Photograph: Mike Shaughnessy/Inpho

Galway began their Allianz league campaign with an impressive 2-13 to 1-12 home victory over a disappointing Meath side in Pearse Stadium, Salthill. G(...)