Dublin’s James McCarthy in action against Kieran Donaghy of Kerry. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

For many people the standout performer for Dublin during the recent four-in-a-row AFL success has been James McCarthy. At 26, the youngest of the Dubl(...)

Cian O’Sullivan ensured that Dublin did not miss Rory O’Carroll in the Allianz Football League final against Kerry. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

It’s always worthwhile not to get carried away in the heat of the moment and in the past caution was always advisable in the wake of football league f(...)

Jim Gavin’s Dublin are on the trail of a fourth successive league win, a feat achieved only twice before in football. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The audit of the National Football League is nearly complete. It’s an unusual competition in that the evidence of a given campaign isn’t considered hu(...)

Dublin manager Jim Gavin during his side’s victory over Cork at Croke Park on Saturday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Permanency is nothing. Even Jim Gavin’s Dublin, in this rare old form, will struggle to fill the void created by wanderlust. With Rory O’Carroll aw(...)

Although Dublin manager Jim Gavin has been given another headache with speculation that Footballer of the Year Jack McCaffrey may be missing at least(...)

Rory O’Carroll at the launch of the Adidas and Life Style Sports Boost Run yesterday. The run will take place on Friday, March 4th. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

Dublin’s All-Star full back and three-time All-Ireland winner Rory O’Carroll has cast doubt over his inter-county future. O’Carroll, who is moving t(...)

Kerry’s Colm Cooper with James McCarthy and Philly McMahon of Dublin during last September’s All-Ireland final. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

It’s little over four months since the counties met in the All-Ireland final but Dublin and Kerry are back in Croke Park this evening for the opening (...)

Jonny Cooper was disappointed by Dublin’s surprise defeat to Longford in the O’Byrne Cup semi-final at the weekend.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

It is arguably the most high profile vacancy in Gaelic football, the full back position for Dublin, and Jonny Cooper has insisted he’s ready for the (...)

Rory O’Carroll: has proved a key figure in the Dublin defence as the counties won All-Irelands in 2011, 2013 and 2015.  Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

We came to see some new names in Dublin football, only to hear they’d just lost one of their biggest: Rory O’Carroll – their three-time All-Ireland wi(...)

Dublin fullback Rory O’Carroll won’t be available to Jim Gavin for the 2016 season after deciding to go to New Zealand for the year. Photograph: Inpho

All-Ireland football champions Dublin will be without full back Rory O’Carroll for the entire 2016 season as he’s decided to spend the year working an(...)