Dublin’s Michael Dara Macauley is sent off  late in normal time by referee David Gough during the O’Byrne Cup final against  Newbridge. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin 0-24 Kildare 0-19 (aet) A strong extra-time in St Conleth’s Park before a crowd of approximately 8,000 gave Dublin a first O’Byrne Cup in seve(...)

Galway manager Kevin Walsh: will be hoping to build upon the county’s recent All-Ireland successes at U-21 level. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho
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Saturday Waterford Crystal Cup (Munster SH) semi-finals Cork v Clare, Mallow, 1.0 – Cork make the customary raft of changes, resting Pau(...)

 Kevin McManamon with Mickey Burke of Meath. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Dublin 1-15 Meath 1-13That all days out this year might have such happy outcomes: both managers declared themselves satisfied, the bumper pre-season c(...)

Dublin’s Shane Carthy on the attack  during Dublin’s one-point win. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dublin 1-12 Laois 1-11Not since Jason Sherlock scored two injury time goals eight years ago have Dublin lifted the O’Byrne cup but how high it is on t(...)

St Vincent’s Dermot Connolly in action against Damien Rushe of Garrycastle during the Leinster semi-final. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

No one said it would be easy, so when St Vincent’s thought about ways of extending their unbeaten club run which now stretches back to September 2012 (...)

St Vincents midfielder Eamon Fennell claims a high ball against Portlaoise in yesterday’s provincial quarter-final clash. Photograph: James Crombie/inpho

St Vincents 3-11 Portlaoise 0-10 All-Ireland champions St Vincents strode on to the Leinster semi-finals after a comfortable win over Portlaois(...)

Diarmuid Connolly scores a goal for St Vincent’s against Ballyboden St Enda’s during their Dublin senior football club semi-final at Parnell Park, Dublin. Photograph: Inpho

St Vincent’s and St Oliver Plunkett’s/Eoghan Ruadh advanced to the Dublin Senior Football Championship final after respective semi-final wins over Bal(...)

Enda Smith and Ronan Daly of Roscommon celebrate their All-Ireland under-21 semi-final win over Cork. Photograph: Inpho

In Tullamore today Dublin seek to repeat their 2012 trick. That is, beating Roscommon in the All-Ireland under-21 football final. “But two years ago D(...)

 Shane Carthy receiving the man of the match award after Dublin’s Leinster Under-21 final win over Meath. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Dublin County Board last night released a statement saying that senior and U-21 footballer Shane Carthy is receiving treatment for depression.Cart(...)

Dublin’s Jack McCaffrey (left) and Johnny Small put pressure on Meath’s Pádraic Harnan during their Leinster Under-21 final at O’Moore Park, Portlaoise. Photograph: Inpho

Jack McCaffrey lifted the Flood Cup last night as Dublin’s dominance of Leinster football’s u(...)