Paul Flynn celebrates after taking advantage of hesitation in the Kerry defence to score Dublin’s first goal in the Allianz Football League Division One Final. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Dublin tightened their grip on Gaelic football on a strange day of proclamation and ceremony around the capital city. Down on O’Connell Street, the li(...)

Colm Cooper: “He has an innate unorthodoxy”, said Paul Galvin of his former team-mate. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It was nothing more than a flyaway petal of brilliance on a changeable Sunday in February but Benny Coulter went home thinking about it. Kerry were up(...)

Dublin’s Barney Rock tackles Kerry’s Tom Spillane in the 1987 National Football League final: the Dubs beat a much-fancied Kingdom team. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

It is curious that Dublin and Kerry who hold the record for GAA All-Ireland championship meetings with 28 have such a sparse history in league finals:(...)

Dublin  manager Jim Gavin at   Allianz Football League Division One semi-final in  Croke Park: “I think the last quarter of the game fizzled out a bit, but Donegal do pose a lot of threats.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Silence fell across the land last night as precisely nobody wept for the death of the league semi-final. Dublin and Kerry skipped through Donegal and (...)

Kerry manager Ciaran Carey has secured his team’s Division One status. Photograph: Cathal Noonan

Kerry 2-27 Laois 1-19 Kerry hurled magnificently throughout this relegation play-off and fully deserved to secure their place in Division 1B next se(...)

Kerry’s Donnchadh Walsh in action against Karl  O’Connell of Monaghan during the Division One clash at Clones. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho

Eamonn Fitzmaurice held a dry smile when asked what Kerry might want or get out of the last round of the Allianz Football League. The question was of (...)

Kerry’s Killian Spillane was the star man as they reached the Munster Under-21 final on Wednesday night. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kerry got a major scare from Limerick in their Munster Under-21 semi-final played at the Austin Stack Park Tralee on Wednesday evening. Only late po(...)

Kieran Donaghy of Kerry gets away from Cathal Carolan and Colm Boyle in Castlebar. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho

Mayo 0-14 Kerry 2-13 With the Allianz Football League about to go into the algorithm phase, it at least became clearer for the two counties in Cast(...)

Kerry and Donegal players clash during their Allianz League Division One match at Austin Stack Park in Tralee. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Kerry 1-13 Donegal 1-8 Kerry made it back-to-back Allianz League wins against Ulster opponents as they saw off a previously unbeaten Donegal side in (...)

Down’s Mark Poland and Kerry’s Fionn Fitzgerald fight for a breaking ball. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho

Down 0-6 Kerry 0-22 Even in the chilly air there was the faintest scent of spring around Pairc Esler, and Kerry certainly sniffed it, serving up a d(...)