Dublin celebrate winning the Allianz National Football League last year. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The modern football season was born 15 years ago. In 2001 the contours of the competitive landscape were changed beyond recognition. The league for th(...)

Philips Manager of the Year award winners  Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill and Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill with  Philips MD Cel O’Reilly. Photograph: Morgan Treacy

Without it being groundbreaking, there’s some symmetry to the O’Neills sharing the Philips Sports Manager of the Year award. At the 33rd instalment of(...)

Liam Kearns has previously managed Limerick and Laois. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Liam Kearns will be confirmed as Tipperary’s new senior football team manager in the coming days. Premier County football board chairman Joe Hannigan (...)

London manager Paul Coggins has stepped down ahead of the 2015 season. Photograph: Gerry McManus/Inpho

Paul Coggins has stepped down as London manager, bringing to an end his five year association with the Exiles’ senior football team. The Roscommon na(...)

Jim McCorry, who has stepped down as the manager of Down. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Down football manager Jim McCorry has stepped down after just one year in charge of the county’s footballers. A statement from the county board last(...)

Tyrone’s Mickey Harte: “It’s typical of our game indeed in general where you have lots of nit-picking going on and fault-finders and they think that’s their brief in life.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

No fact-sheet this time around for Tyrone, no fortright defence of their place in the world. At the Tyrone press night last evening in Garvaghy, Micke(...)

John Evans has stepped down as Roscommon football manager  after three years. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

John Evans has stepped down as Roscommon football manager after three years at the helm. The Kerry native will not seek the nomination for the post fo(...)

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(...)