Ciaran Dorney gets a pass away during St Vincent’s Leinster Club Senior Football Championship Final victory over Rhode

St Vincent’s 1-13Rhode 0-6A disappointing AIB Leinster club football final played out in Navan with little to intrigue the disinterested or, for that (...)

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 against Ballyboden St Enda’s in the semi-final in Parnell Park. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/INPHO

THERE HAS been a greater tendency recently for clubs to challenge annually in the provincial and All-Ireland club championships but it’s still a huge (...)

St Lomans’ Jason O’Toole tackes Ruairi Trainor of St Vincent’s at Cusack Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

ST VINCENT’S 0-11 ST LOMAN’S 0-9: Handed a wish list for this fixture, it’s hard to think what more the Westmeath champions could have requested. St V(...)

St Vincent’s Diarmuid Connolly celebrates scoring a goal against Ballyboden St Enda’s in the semi-final. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

There is a sentimental view that it is fitting St Vincent’s have made it to the Dublin senior final to distinguish the year in which Kevin Heffernan p(...)

Mayo’s Tommy Conroy scores the first goal of the All-Ireland Minor Championship Final against Tyrone at Croke Park. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Mayo 2-13 Tyrone 1-13: Mayo completed the first half of what they hope will be an All-Ireland double as the county minor team held off a fightback fro(...)

Liam Irwin could be the decisive forward for Mayo against Tyrone.  Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

In 2008 these counties produced a minor final of such equal intensity that second helpings were required.The replay was an even better spectacle with (...)

Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn.  Photograph: Frank Miller

A “penniless” schoolteacher priest, who was cleared by his school board of allegations of sexually abusing a student, has been granted leave by the Hi(...)

 Mayo’s Tommy Conroy celebrates scoring his side’s third goal of the game. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Mayo 3-19 Monaghan 1-12: Mayo’s rising generation of stars delivered a spectacular preview of what may lie ahead for the county’s long-suffering suppo(...)