Mayo selector Tony McEntee. Photograph: James Crombie/INPHO

You’d be careful not to leave the lid off the toothpaste in Tony McEntee’s house. When we put it to the Mayo selector on Sunday that his side had sho(...)

Dublin defender Philly McMahon celebrates scoring Dublin second goal in the All-Ireland semi-final replay against Mayo last summer. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

‘Everyone remembers the goals in last year’s semi-final replay between Dublin and Mayo, an encounter memorably labelled by RTÉ’s Darragh Moloney as “t(...)

Stephen Rochford: will bring his Mayo team to Cork for the opening Allianz League clash at Páirc Uí Rinn on Sunday.  Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

He accepts that the position of Mayo manager is a pressurised one but Stephen Rochford doesn’t believe that the challenge is especially daunting. He (...)

Stephen Rochford: the Ballinrobe native won an All-Ireland club medal with Crossmolina in 2001 and managed Galway club Corofin to the same title last March. Photograph: Inpho

Mayo county committee on Monday night ratified Stephen Rochford as the county’s new football manager and handed him a three-year term subject to annu(...)

 Philly McMahon tackles Kieran Donaghy during the All-Ireland final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Dublin may be All-Ireland champions - and the GAA 2015 season may be at a close - but the county’s latest disciplinary issue just doesn’t seem to b(...)

Donegal goalkeeper Paul Durcan in action against Monaghan’s Conor McManus during last summer’s Ulster final at Clones. Photograph: William Cherry/Presseye/Inpho

The game that kept the Anglo Celt cup in Clones last summer is worth briefly revisiting. Monaghan swamped Donegal, had more hunger than Donegal(...)

Tyrone’s Mickey Harte and Kildare manager Kieran McGeeney will pit their wits against one another again  this weekend

A Joe Kernan interview seems apt this week. The only counties he has managed, Armagh and Galway, must fight to the death in Pearse Stadium. Elsewhere,(...)

Labour Candidate Eoin Holmes exits  the Meath East byelection count centre in Donaghmore, Ashbourne. Photograph: Alan Betson

This was always going to be a difficult journey for the McEntees. For them, it was the strangest of days – suffused with the happiest of(...)