Niall Kelly scored one of Kildare’s goals in the Allianz League Division 3 victory over Tipperary in Clonmel. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Tipperary 1-5 Kildare 2-13 Cian O’Neill’s Kildare all but assured themselves of promotion from Division 3 of the Allianz Football League at Clonmel o(...)

As Monaghan’s most potent attacking player, Conor McManus has been targetted by opponents. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

SATURDAY Throw-ins at 7.0 unless stated Division 1 Down v Dublin Páirc Esler Lives Setanta Sports It was after a defeat here four years ago th(...)

Niall Kelly: “Ah, there definitely was a bit of lull after the Kerry defeat.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

For Niall Kelly the markets may have stopped tumbling. A highly rated prospect from the time he made his first appearances as a teenager for the Kilda(...)

Niall Moyna, DCU manager: “I’m 15 years at it and I just thought it needs a change. This is maybe the fifth or sixth team I’ve built. We won the Freshers League and Championship this year and there’s a great group of players coming along.” Photograph: Inpho/Presseye/Declan Roughan

Niall Moyna has confirmed he is stepping down as manager of DCU, saying it’s time to let the “next generation” build a new dynasty with the third-leve(...)

Dublin’s Liam Rushe returns from suspension to face Galway in the NHL at Parnell Park. Photograph: Inpho

SATURDAY Sigerson Cup final UCD v DCU, Jordanstown, 2.30 DCU gathered the kudos with an impressive win against the hosts Jordanstown. Leading(...)

UL’s Denis Daly contests the ball with  UCD’s Jack Barry during the Sigerson Cup semi-final at  Jordanstown. Photograph: Stephen Hamilton/Inpho/Presseye

UCD 4-12 UL 1-9 UCD breezed through to their first Sigerson Cup final in 13 years after blitzing UL with four goals in the first semi-finals in Belfa(...)

Daniel Flynn scored a crucial goal for Kildare on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho

Kildare 2-9 Westmeath 0-11 Two outstanding goals by Daniel Flynn and Cian O’Donoghue when playing into a strong wind in the first half ultimately pr(...)

Netwatch chief executive David Walsh

Co Carlow-based technology company Netwatch Ireland, which recently held talks with the Irish Stock Exchange about a possible flotation, saw turnover (...)

Kerry’s Colm Cooper palms home the first of his two goals in the All-Ireland quarter-final against Kildare at Croke Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Kerry 7-16 Kildare 0-10 A nearly perfect afternoon for Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice saw the champions rack up a record score for an All-Ireland qu(...)

Kildare manager Jason Ryan: he has made several adjustments since the Dublin defeat, with corner forward Niall Kelly and midfielder Tommy Moolick making their returns to the starting 15. Photograph: INPHO

Everything about Kildare football is moving happily forward. At least it is now. That backwards feeling which came with their 19-point defeat to Dubl(...)