Dublin fans create an atmosphere on Hill 16. Tickets for the county’s All-Ireland semi-final clash with Mayo sold out very quickly. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The GAA realised when the recession hit that it would face a significant challenge to maintain attendance figures. According its director general Pára(...)

Dublin manager Jim Gavin: As is evident from Gavin’s press conference last week, he and McGeeney attempted to keep the lid on the incident.   Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

There is some irony in the fact that it was Dublin manager Jim Gavin’s attempt last Thursday to draw a line under the Davey Byrne incident that end(...)

Referee Pádraig Hughes consults with his umpires before awarding a penalty to Kerry. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Just when you thought it was safe: a recent national referees review meeting concluded that 2015 had to date been very encouraging with few if any maj(...)

Kieran Fitzgerald and Martin Farragher celebrate Corofin beating Slaughtneil in the All-Ireland club football championship final in March. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

GAA plans for a calendar-year season to operate in its major competitions will not now happen next year. The idea that the format, which was initially(...)

The GAA has stated intercounty teams do not have to be released to the public on the Thursday morning prior to a match, saying a misunderstanding had(...)

GAA Director General Paraic Duffy, selectors Darragh O’Se and Padraig Joyce, GAA President Aogan O’Fearghail and new International Rules manager Joe Kernan. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The GAA have confirmed that former All-Ireland winning Armagh manager Joe Kernan is the new Irish international Rules manager.The Crossmaglen native h(...)

The GAA and AFL have confirmed Ireland will face Australia in a single-test Internaional Rules series in Dublin in November. Photograph: Inpho

International Rules lives on after the GAA and AFL confirmed Ireland will host Australia in a single Test match at Croke Park on November 21st. It (...)

The 2015 GAA Annual Congress which  took place at the  Slieve Russell Hotel, Co Cavan.  Photo: Andrew Paton/Inpho

Friday night at GAA Congress: the lost hours. The agenda isn’t intended to start that many fires but equally, delegates have become accustomed to not (...)

Páraic Duffy addressing the GAA Congress: “Is broadcast policy impacting on attendances and club games? We’re showing two live games every Sunday.” Photo: Andrew Paton/Inpho

GAA director general Páraic Duffy has questioned whether the association should continue to make so many of its matches available for live broadcast.H(...)

GAA president Liam O’Neill and director general Páraic Duffy at the launch of the director general’s annual report in Croke Park, Dublin. Photograph: Paul Mohan/Sportsfile

Speaking at the launch of his annual report, GAA director general Páraic Duffy answered a question about whether he felt the association was held answ(...)