Kildare manager Jason Ryan isn’t happy with UCD. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Kildare 0-21 UCD 1-5Jason Ryan has raised the issue of college teams competing in the inter-county pre-season tournaments again after his side trounce(...)

Kildare manager Jason Ryan: ‘A number of the teams we’re going to be playing have had more time on the pitch in preparation for the games.’ Photograph: Inpho

As Wexford manager when the GAA introduced the winter training ban in 2010, Jason Ryan was one of the initiative’s loudest critics.The rules regardin(...)

The front of a property in Co Donegal where a young boy was killed last night. The van seen in picture belongs to the emergency services. Photograph: Brian McDaid

A toddler has been killed in a tragic accident at his home in Co Donegal. The 22-month-old boy was playing in the garden of his home at Crieve Glebe,(...)

Family and friends were yesterday attempting to support and comfort the parents of a two-year-old boy who lost his life following an incident in the (...)

Kildare manager Jason Ryan has opted to relegate Pádraig Fogarty to the bench and start with Tomás O’Connor for Saturday evening’s qualifier against Monaghan at Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

Cork and Mayo have named unchanged teams for Sunday’s All-Ireland football quarter-final at Croke Park, while Galway also name the same XV again for(...)

Paddy Keenan of Louth poses a considerable threat from centrefield for the underdogs. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

There will be no moment of silence but plenty of muted reflection by diehard Lilywhites descending on HQ tomorrow. Johnny Doyle is no more, the great(...)

Dublin’s Paddy Andrews  scores a goal past Kildare goalkeeper Shane Connolly during the Allianz Football League Division 1 game at Croke Park. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Dublin 1-22 Kildare 1-12: Dublin kept their stranglehold over Kildare intact with(...)

Mayho’s Alan Freeman celebrates scoring a free at MacHale Park in Castlebar. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Mayo, with full-forward Alan Freeman putting in a man-of-the-match performance, finally rediscovered their winning ways to open their account (...)

Jeremiah Collins:  pleaded guilty to 70 sample charges relating to the theft of some €188,000 from the Cork Centre for Independent Living. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Cork Courts

A former financial administrator who admitted stealing over €500,000 from a charity where he worked to feed a gambling addiction has been sentenced (...)

Mickey Harte: “I had total respect for him (Kieran McGeeney) as a player and equally so as a manager.” Photograph: Inpho

“No point saying anybody is good enough now. Come the summer it’s a different ball game with a lot more intensity. I think Dublin showed the type of w(...)