Fermanagh’s Seán Quigley celebrates at the final whistle after his late point defeats Roscommon at Brewster Park. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho.

Fermanagh 1-14 Roscommon 0-16 Fermanagh stunned Roscommon with six points in a stunning last five minutes to earn their spot in the last 12 of the foo(...)

Roscommon forward Ciarán Murtagh. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Roscommon forward Ciarán Murtagh said the county had enough to deal with the disappointment of the shock Connacht SFC semi-final loss to Sligo with(...)

Roscommon’s Enda Smith scores a late goal at Kingspan Breffni Park. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

For the second year in a row, Roscommon ended to Cavan’s championship aspirations at the qualifier stage but the main talking point after the game was(...)

David Kelly, seen here getting the better of Roscommon’s Seán McDermott, was part of a two-man full-forward line for Sligo on Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Sitting in Markievicz Park on Saturday evening brought to life this little debate I had been having with myself leading into the championship. I was w(...)

Longford goalkeeper Paddy Collum lies prone after conceding Dublin’s  fourth goal. Here was a match completely devoid of the so-called blanket defence approach and there seemed to be uniform agreement that it was a very poor spectacle. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

We arrived at my in-laws in Creeslough just in time to watch the Dublin-Longford game on Sunday. I am on the first week of a summer break from Celt(...)

Roscommon manager John Evans has no significant injury concerns ahead of his side’s clash with London at Ruislip. Photograph: Tommy Greally/Inpho.

Connacht SFC Quarter-final London v Roscommon Ruislip, Sunday, 3.0 The eternal hike continues for London, who have had the usual turnover(...)

Some of the brothers on the Roscommon panel. (L-r front) Cathal and Finbar Cregg, Ian and Senan Kilbride, Diarmuid and Ciarán Murtagh. (Back) Enda and Donnie Smith, Ronan and Niall Daly, Photograph: Brian Farrell

John Evans keeps referring to what a close-knit bunch his young Roscommon panel are. But when you consider that 13 of his players have at least one br(...)

Roscommon’s Senan Kilbride and Leitrim’s Gary Reynolds. Kilbride believes that Connacht is perhaps at its strongest in several years.

The last thing they need reminding of right now is their championship odds: 150/1 to win the Connacht title; 2,000/1 to win the All-Ireland.Such is th(...)

John Evans with Dermot Deely of Philips Ireland after receiving the manager of the month award for April.

Roscommon football manager John Evans was on Monday named Philips Manager of the Month for April.Last month in Croke Park, Roscommon defeated Down by (...)

 Roscommon manager John Evans: “There were a few harsh words at half-time.” Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

For a man who had tamely lost a Division Two final, and harshly lost one of his key players, Jim McCorry was a picture of calmness. Instead, the only(...)