Donegal’s Darach O’Connor with Paul Murphy of Kerry during the All-Ireland senior football final at Croke Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Kerry 2-9 Donegal 0-12 A lovely September autumn afternoon in Croke Park ended like so many others down the decades. Kerry, the greatest of adapters (...)

 Donegal’s Ryan McHugh scores his first goal past Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton during the All-Ireland SFC semi-final at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Donegal 3-14 Dublin 0-17 After a spectacular eruption of near volcanic proportions the All-Ireland champions are gone – Donegal taking out Dubl(...)

Donegal goalkeeper Paul Durcan celebrates with his  captain Michael Murphy after the final whistle at Celtic Park.

Everything we’ll watch between now and the first week of August in the football championship will be processed through the prism of Dublin - they’re t(...)

Donegal’s Neil Gallagher attempts to block Derry’s Ryan Bell during the  Ulster SFCquarter-final Celtic Park in Derry. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Donegal 1-11 Derry 0-11: Donegal reaffirmed their Ulster credentials with a powerful second-half display at Celtic Park against Derry which was, in pl(...)

 Monaghan’s Kieran Hughes’ shot is blocked by Luke Keaney of Donegal. Photograph: Inpho

Monaghan 1-16Donegal 1-10 Nobody feels a(...)

Monaghan’s Kieran Hughes scores a point during the Allianz Football League Division 2 Final against Donegal at  Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Monaghan 1-16 Donegal 1-10: Anyone who thought Monaghan’s Ulster title victory la(...)

Donegal goalkeeper Paul Durcan in action against Monaghan’s Conor McManus during last summer’s Ulster final at Clones. Photograph: William Cherry/Presseye/Inpho

The game that kept the Anglo Celt cup in Clones last summer is worth briefly revisiting. Monaghan swamped Donegal, had more hunger than Donegal(...)

Donegal’s Paddy McBrearty: “This year it’s been easier to go about our business, playing in Division Two. As All-Ireland champions there is a massive expectation of you.” Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

They were in sunny Portugal the week before Easter, topping off their championship preparations. They already topped Division (...)

DONEGAL 0-15 ARMAGH 0-10 Paddy McBrearty inspired Donegal to a place in the Ulster Under-21 football final with an eight-point haul at Kingspa(...)

Dublin hurling manager Anthony Daly has firmly scotched rumours that former Antrim hurler Liam Watson  will be joining  the Dublin panel. Photograph: John McIlwaine/Inpho/Presseye

As the GAA’s annual congress gets underway today in Croke Park, there are indications that one of the highest-pro(...)