Brendan Murphy is again to join up with the Carlow fooballers after a year’s absence. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

Laois have been buoyed by the return of last year’s New York senior football captain Brendan Quigley to their senior panel for the 2015 season.The Ti(...)

Paul Brennan, seen here in action for Leitrim, could play for Donegal next season. Photograph: James Crombie / Inpho

The now completed transfer of Leitrim footballer Paul Brennan to Donegal club Bundoran was “mooted” by both the club and the Donegal set-up, according(...)

James McCarthy: chose to play for the Republic of Ireland instead of his native Scotland. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

At the funeral of a great old Cavanman away back in early spring, the talk turned to football quick enough as we stamped our feet in the churchyard co(...)

 Slaughtneill’s Christopher Bradley holds on to the ball under pressure from  Cavan Gaels’  Michael Lyng. Photo: Russell Pritchard/Inpo

Slaughtneil 0-11 Cavan Gaels 0-9 Derry champions Slaughtneil survived a second-half comeback from Cavan Gaels, with a little help from Seanie Johnsto(...)

Paddy Andrews and Bernard Brogan following Dublin’s victory over Monaghan in the quarter-final at Croke Park. “There are so many guys there to take your place. . . I’d say it’s a very good thing because it makes the team perform better.” Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Some things are constant, some things aren’t. We don’t know what the lifespan of this Dublin team will be and yet most of the country can reel off a h(...)

Paddy Keenan of Louth poses a considerable threat from centrefield for the underdogs. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

There will be no moment of silence but plenty of muted reflection by diehard Lilywhites descending on HQ tomorrow. Johnny Doyle is no more, the great(...)

Kieran McGeeney: Failed to be reappointed for another two years with Kildare. Photo: Donall Farme/Inpho

Kieran McGeeney has failed in the most dramatic circumstances to get approval for a seventh season as Kildare senior football manager, after club repr(...)

Seánie Johnston in action for Kildare against Ronan Flanagan of Cavan. The forward may return to Cavan next season. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The long running Seánie Johnston transfer saga has taken yet another twist with the path now opening for a return to his native Cavan. Limited to a su(...)

Cavan manager Terry Hyland has made solid progress with his young team this year with victories over the likes of Fermanagh, Armagh and Derry. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Something good is happening to Cavan football this summer although former manager Tommy Carr believes it is too soon to say exactly how good.They come(...)

Long way to go and all that but nobody's nick can lay claim to a better look just now than Dublin's. Four games in and nobody has scored more o(...)