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(...)

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(...)