The Ulster SFC final between Monaghan and Donegal this year made for unpleasant viewing. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

We are remorselessly reassured of Gaelic football’s evolution. There’s a presumption of advancement in that. So whatever else modern-day Gaelic foo(...)

Kieran Donaghy scores Kerry’s first goal in their drawn Munster Senior Football Championship Final clash with Cork last Sunday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

A really gripping Munster final in Killarney leaves both Cork and Kerry with everything to play for and a huge number of question marks hanging over b(...)

Mark Collins reacts with dismay as referee Pádraig Hughes awards a penalty for Kerry in the Munster final in Killarney. photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Kerry won last year’s All-Ireland title with a late and audacious high-wire act and there was more trapeze artistry to be seen in Killarney as they he(...)

Éamonn Fitzmaurice made the move into management with what appeared to be seamless ease. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

In the litany of minor miracles concocted by Kerry last summer, their Munster final win against Cork has been almost forgotten. It takes a singular(...)

Colm Cooper will make his first start since the 2013 All-Ireland semi-final as Kerry face  Tipperary

Ordinarily, keeping it to a six-point defeat would be a job reasonably well done for Tipperary against Kerry. But when they’re on the rise? Against(...)

Colin O’Riordan of Tipperary  after being named the EirGrid GAA U21 Player of the Year. Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

There’s a strong air of confidence about the Tipperary team set to face Kerry in Sunday’s Munster Championship semi-final, and much of it seems to (...)

Dublin celebrate their Allianz Football League Division One final success over Cork at Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

Dublin’s achievement in recording a first three-in-a-row football league title sequence has left them very short odds for this year’s All-Ireland but(...)

Kerry captain Kieran Donaghy has been a central figure for the county so far this season. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Up the road they rumble, the All-Ireland champions and the team who have become a mystery again in the months since. Just where are Kerry at?“Our cham(...)

Paul Galvin: realised he had called time on himself a few seasons too early and decided to return to the Kerry panel. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

The news from the Kingdom this week confirmed that Don Henley was right about Kerry football: you can check out any time you like but you can never le(...)

Paul Galvin will not be back to sit on the Kerry bench - Darragh Ó Sé is positive about his return but not expecting him to be changing Kerry’s season. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Having played alongside him for seven years, and having managed the Kerry Under 21s in his initiation challenge match against the senior panel on Tue(...)