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(...)

Tyrone 1-22 Derry 1-17 (AET) January was never supposed to be like this. Tyrone and Derry dispensed with the predictable routine of pre-season skirm(...)

Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald: his changes in the panel and backroom personnel  has raised optimism in the county. Photograph: Inpho

SATURDAY McKenna Cup final Derry v Tyrone, Athletic Grounds, 7.30 – Tyrone have been the driving force in this competition since it was resumed in(...)

Tyrone’s Lee Brennan in action against Queen’s University’s Greg McCabe. Brennan is one of the coming men on Mickey Harte’s side. Photograph: Trevor Lucy/Inpho/Presseye

(All throw-ins 2.0 unless stated) Saturday Walsh Cup - Round Three Antrim v UCD, The Dub, Queen's Not a lot at stake, since these sides have both(...)

Over 300 Bank of Ireland staff are involved in the Enterprise Town initiative with 3,500 businesses, almost 2,000 sports and community groups, and 100 schools.

Bank of Ireland plans to invest more than €600,000 in its Enterprise Town initiative this year, which is designed to bring local businesses and reside(...)

A teacher by  profession, Brian Cody had no track record of success at club level when offered the Kilkenny job 17 years ago. Photograph: Damien Eagers/Sportsfile

The agonies of management were well summed up by a very experienced practitioner, who had known All-Ireland success as well as tougher times. He descr(...)

Mickey Harte will stay on as Tyrone manager for at least two more years. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Mickey Harte has been re-appointed as Tyrone manage on a two-year term during a meeting of club officials at Garvaghey on Tuesday night. There had bee(...)

Pat Kenny hosted five episodes of the television show for UTV earlier this year. Photograph: Maxwells

UTV Ireland has confirmed Pat Kenny’s talk show In the Round has been axed – but the channel said it is looking forward to working on new projects wit(...)

Tyrone’s Justin McMahon tussles with Kieran Donaghy. Eamonn Fitzmaurice’s dedcision to introduce Paul Geaney for Donaghy at half-time had the desired effect for Kerry.  Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Tyrone players will be thinking about Sunday’s semi-final a lot in the months to come. They did so much right in Croke Park on Sunday and had a rea(...)

Kerry’s James O’Donoghue jumps with joy following at the final whistle at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Well, Joe Brolly, what do you think of that? Last year’s booming riposte by Kerry’s Kieran Donaghy might well have served for all of Tyrone in the flo(...)