Cork’s Colm O’Neill had a disappointing game in the replayed Munster final against Kerry last Saturday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

If Brian Cuthbert is still trying to figure out why his Cork team have found themselves in this precarious position then he’s not alone. They effec(...)

Eoin Cadogan is named in midfield by Cork manager Brian Cuthbert for Saturday’s qualifier against Kildare. Photograph:   Donall Farmer/Inpho

Cork football manager Brian Cuthbert has made some notable changes to his team for Saturday’s fourth-round qualifier against Kildare in Thurles – in p(...)

Cork’s Kevin O’Driscoll in action against Kerry’s Paul Geaney who returns to the Kingdom’s starting line-up for the replay at Killarney. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Selections are generally an indicator of how teams view replays. The obvious imperative after a draw is to learn from it and improve. A clear sign o(...)

 Brian Hurley scores a goal past Donegal goalkeepr Michael Boyle in the Allianz Football League semi-final in Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The counties with the biggest boxes to tick after last year meet in tomorrow’s Allianz Football League final in Croke Park. Both Dublin and Cork ha(...)

Mayo goalkeeper David Clarke is beaten by Brian Hurley’s late fisted goal as Cork claimed victory in the Allianz Football League Division One game at  Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 2-7 Mayo 0-12Cork snatched victory at the death to secure their first division semi-final slot after a tetchy affair in difficult conditions at P(...)

Donncha O’Connor takes on Kieran Duffy at St Mary’s Stadium. The veteran O’Connor had a fine game for Cork scoring five points. Photograph: Andrew Paton/INPHO/Presseye

CORK 2-14 MONAGHAN 1-16An unpredictable afternoon in Castleblayney: rolling mist threatened the afternoon early on, as Monaghan played their first All(...)

The chef: Kevin Aherne, Sage, Midleton I first bump into Kevin Aherne at Midleton Farmers’ market, a kind of Irish food producers’ walking, tal(...)

Kerry’s Anthony Maher challenges Andrew O’Sullivan in Tralee. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Cork’s impressive league campaign ended with an emphatic 2-18 to 1-11 win over Kerry in Tralee. Full-forward Brian Hurley racked up eight poin(...)

 Ken O’Halloran is back in goal for Cork for their game against Kerry on Sunday in Tralee. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Cork manager Brian Cuthbert has heavily rotated his selection for next Sunday’s final Division One match, against Kerry in Tralee. He makes six(...)

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

The late Tom Clancy was known for many things (well some things, anyway), but the drawing of character was not among them. Played by three actors in f(...)