Kerry forward James O’Donoghue is the current Footballer of the Year. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

Footballer of the Year James O’Donoghue says that he is likely to miss Kerry’s entire league campaign. Speaking at the Croke Park launch of the AIB s(...)

Cork’s Donal Og Hodnett tries to get past Monaghan’s Stephen Gollogly. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Presseye/Inpho

Four games in the top two divisions of the Allianz Football League yesterday and not a single home team managed a win. Cork are now top of the pile, (...)

Tommy Walsh will makes his first start for Kerry since his return from Australia. Photograph: James Crosbie/Inpho.

Tommy Walsh will next Sunday in Derry start his first match for Kerry since the All-Ireland final of 2009. After that victory over Cork, Walsh trav(...)

Alan Freeman celebrates scoring his Mayo’s first goal. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kerry 0-10 Mayo 2-11 Mayo’s new management got off to a memorable start with the county’s first league win in Killarney this afternoon. Two well-timed(...)

Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice celebrates with the Sam Maguire after the All-Ireland final victory over Donegal at Croke Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

An immaculately suited Éamonn Fitzmaurice sits among us in the former Berkeley Court lobby following brunch in Jury’s. Hotels from an era past but th(...)

Kieran Donaghy celebrates scoring his goal against Mayo in the All-Ireland final on Sunday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy / Inpho

Kerry forward Kieran Donaghy says he has no intention of retiring after Sunday’s All-Ireland win over Donegal, as long as his body doesn’t object.‘Sta(...)

Donegal’s Frank McGlynn, Rory Kavanagh and Eamonn McGee, with Kieran Donaghy of Kerry during yesterday’s All-Ireland final at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The fella tracked down by RTÉ on O’Connell Street before the game talked of the drought Kerry had endured since their last All-Ireland final appearanc(...)

It was Donaghy’s sixth All Ireland final. It was his fourth win. It was his fourth goal. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

It had to be him. Time and tides and dramatic arcs decreed it. When the doors were finally blown off this All Ireland final, it somehow felt inevitabl(...)

A disappointed Karl Lacey of Donegal returns to the dressing room after the defeat to Kerry in the All-Ireland final at Croke  Park yesterday. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

No one said it would be a classic. And no one in Kerry will mind that now after winning what must rank as one of the sweetest All-Irelands of their gr(...)

Kieran Donaghy celebrates scoring Kerry’s second goal  with team-mate James O’Donoghue during the All-Ireland final at Croke Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Sunday in the September sunshine at Croke Park and the masters reveal themselves in traditional colours but in brand new ways. Old heads and new tr(...)