The black card: Leinster Council chairman John Horan says there were incidents in the All-Ireland Under-21 final that looked like they should have resulted in black cards. Photograph: Inpho.

Leinster Council chairman John Horan has questioned the implementation of the black card in Gaelic football.Introduced last year with the intention of(...)

 Ballintubber’s Cillian O’Connor celebrates his club’s victory over Castlebar Mitchels at MacHale Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Peter Ford’s search for a county senior championship in his capacity as manager ended at blustery MacHale Park, Castlebar, where he turned the tables (...)

Shane Curran, right, and Damien Kelleher celebrate St Brigid’s victory over Ballymun Kickhams in the All-Ireland senior club football final at Croke Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

1971 is celebrated as a year of rare vintages – the prized Petrus in Bordeaux, the Brora single malt from the Douglas Laing distillery and, in the (...)

Lee Keegan of Mayo is shown the red card by referee David Goldrick last Sunday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Mayo manager James Horan has kept faith with the team that started the drawn game against Kerry for tomorrow’s replay at the Gaelic Grounds in Limeric(...)

Who’d be the Mayo manager, eh? James Horan spent the winter being told that he had no forwards and that his attacking approach needed overhauling. Th(...)

Monaghan’s Conor McManus is dragged down by Sean Cavanagh of Tyrone during the 2012 All-Ireland quarter-final.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Remembering that foul and its consequences. Monaghan footballer Conor McManus coolly responded to a line of questioning yesterday on the impact(...)

St Vincent’s Diarmuid Connolly scores one his goals  past goalkeeper Ciarán Naughton of Castlebar Mitchels during the All-Ireland Senior Club Football Championship final on St Patrick’s Day. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

The Ides of March fall two days short of St Patrick’s Day and even if the average club finals afternoon is unlikely to produce anything as dram(...)

Castlebar’s Tom Cunniffe is tackled by Tomás Quinn and man-of-the-match Diarmuid Connolly during yesterday’s All-Ireland club football final. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Vincent’s 4-12, Castlebar Mitchels 2-11 It’s hard to (...)

Castlebar goalkeeper Ciaran Naughton saves from Ciaran Dorney of St Vincent’s during the AIB  All-Ireland Senior Club Football Final at  Croke Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Vincent’s 4-12 Castlebar Mitchels 2-11: Led by a dominant performance from Dia(...)

All games throw in at 2.0 Sunday and extra-time will be played if necessaryCONNACHT SFC FINALSt Brigid’s (Roscommon) v Castlebar Mitchels (Mayo), Dr H(...)