UUJ’s Richard Donnelly in action against Down’s Conall McGovern and Niall Madine during the Dr McKenna Cup clash at Páirc Esler, Newry. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho/Presseye

Down 1-13 University of Ulster 1-7 Down moved a step closer to a place in the McKenna Cup semi-final last night, making light of terrible playing co(...)

Kerry celebrate after the Electric Ireland GAA Football All Ireland Minor Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 21/9/2014. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The GAA’s minor review workgroup have made a number of recommendations to help ease “the unsustainable situation for our talented 17 and 18-year-old p(...)

Bernard Brogan of the 2013 All Stars in action against  Fionn Fitzgerald of the 2014 side at the   Irish Cultural Centre in  Canton, Massachusetts. Photograph:   Ray McManus/Sportsfile

2013 All Stars 10-7 2014 All Stars 5-5There was an easy win for the 2013 team, managed by Dublin’s Jim Gavin, in the GAA-GPA All Stars exhibition matc(...)

 A dejected Eamonn McGee and Ryan McHugh of Donegal after the All-Ireland final defeat to Kerry. Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho

Everything changes after an All-Ireland final. Even after winning a 37th title there is the challenge of letting it all sink in. And after losing the(...)

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(...)