The Mayo team stand for the National Anthem. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Mayo built on their good start to the Connacht league with a host of new players drafted in for this second round clash with IT Sligo at James Stephen(...)

Paul Bealin: led Westmeath last year but failed to get the backing of the clubs for a second term. Photo: William Cherry/Inpho/Presseye

And then there was one. Westmeath now stand alone as the last county still looking to appoint a senior football manager for 2015, and the search is(...)

 Niall Carew has been appointed Sligo manager.  Photograph: James Crombie / Inpho

Niall Carew has been officially ratified as the new Sligo senior football manager for 2015, his appointment confirmed at a county board tonight.Carew (...)

Ger Cunningham: former Cork coach is being linked with the Dublin job in succession to Anthony Daly. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

As expected Anthony Cunningham was last night ratified as manager of the Galway hurlers for another two years. He has held the post for the past three(...)

Waterford manager Niall Carew with Kieran McGeeney during his time as a selector with Kildare.

This weekend’s football qualifiers will see many eyes drawn to Omagh and the cross-county line contest between Tyrone and Armagh but Newry also stages(...)

It’s not dubbed the managerial merry-go-round for nothing: Kieran McGeeney is leaving Kildare and returning to his native county Armagh. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

So it’s not dubbed the managerial merry-go-round for nothing: on the same night Jason Ryan went before the Kildare county board to be ratified as thei(...)

Waterford’s Shane Aherne dives in to block down  Danny Cummins of Galway. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

GALWAY 1-12 WATERFORD 0-14: Galway manager Alan Mulholland admitted he was relieved after Michael Meehan blasted home a late goal to stave off the sho(...)

Kildare manager Kieran McGeeney: as he famously said himself, blamed for everything from the Famine to Fianna F áil. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Somewhere along the way, sand has become glass under Kieran McGeeney’s feet. If he was the kind of person who’d ever look down, he might start steppin(...)

Kerry captain Colm Cooper scored five points against Tipperary. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Kerry have named an unchanged side for Saturday night’s Munster football semi-final with Waterford at Fitzgerald Park in Killarney. For what will be t(...)