Fergal O’Donnell: “I think we’ve all seen ourselves that you can get caught up in the hype. We were very lucky to get off that pitch etc Photograph: Inpho

As far as off-Broadway experiments go, this had come much too close to disaster. It would have been easy for Roscommon to look for mitigating factors (...)

Roscommon have named their team to play New York in Gaelic Park on Sunday night. Photograph: Andy Marlin/Inpho

Roscommon have gone with a mixture of experience and youth for their Connacht championship opener with New York on Sunday night. Joint managers Ferg(...)

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 (...)

Tommy Carr: “They have already played the top teams and haven’t looked inadequate at all.” Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Inpho

Missed opportunities cost Roscommon the last time they played Kerry at Croke Park but if Tommy Carr, the Roscommon manager at the time, is entirely h(...)

A stewart tries to clear water before the Roscommon and Mayo game in Hyde Park last weekend. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Roscommon county board have confirmed that Sunday’s game between the Connacht county and All-Ireland champions Dublin has been moved from Hyde Par(...)

Roscommon manager Fergal O’Donnell is hugged by Ciarán Murtagh after the county’s impressive league win over Kerry at Fitzgerald Stadium last month. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

On his journey home from Letterkenny last Sunday evening, Paul Staunton happened to bump into Donegal player Ryan McHugh at a petrol station. As they(...)

Roscommon joint-managers Fergal O’Donnell and Kevin McStay. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The Allianz Football League is threatening to become more unpredictable than the All-Ireland championship. When the fixtures for this year’s programme(...)

Roscommon’s Cathal Cregg celebrates scoring a goal. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Roscommon 1-19 Donegal 0-17 The Rossies are turning to into a thrilling flying column of a football team. After their opening day defeat - to Monagha(...)

Roscommon fans celebrate a score from their team in their win over Down in the Allianz Football League Division One clash at Pearse Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Roscommon 1-12 Down 0-6 So much for Roscommon’s slow submission into relegation. Not even the wild uncertainty of sport is likely to topple their div(...)

Roscommon’s Fintan Cregg managed five points in Roscommon’s impressive win over Cork. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Cork 3-10 Roscommon 4-25 Roscommon completed a Munster double by following up their narrow win over Kerry with an 18-point destruction of shell-shock(...)