John Evans: “If we’re ambitious we’ve got to be looking at trying to win a Connacht title. That’s a must  . . ” Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

As usual Roscommon manager John Evans isn’t beating around the bush. His team may have been dark horses for promotion at the start of the year but th(...)

John Evans’ Roscommon team have secured Division two survival and with two games remaining it’s now all about survival. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Roscommon 2-10 Meath 0-14 Second-half goals from Cathal Cregg and Senan Kilbride clinched a crucial win for Roscommon over promotion rivals Meath afte(...)

Laois defender Padraig McMahon has left the panel his manager confirmed. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Laois 2-17 Roscommon 0-16Roscommon arrived in O’Moore Park for their first meeting with Laois in twenty two years, they lost that one by two points bu(...)

Cavan’s Martin Reilly: hit a marvellous point from a 45  in injury time at Kiltoom. Photograph: Inpho

Roscommon 1-11 Cavan 0-14 A marvellous point from a 45 by Martin Reilly in injury time gave Cavan a deserved draw against Roscommon in an exc(...)

Roscommon manager John Evans will be content will a comprehensive display and victory over Mayo. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Roscommon manager John Evans sent a strong army to Castlebar to wrestle the points from Mayo and book their place in the final of the Connacht League (...)

Shane Curran is taking will manage    Padraig Pearses. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Shane Curran will begin his managerial career with local Roscommon rivals Padraig Pearses. The former St Brigid’s and Roscommon goalkeeper had been li(...)

St Brigid’s goalkeeper Shane Curran and manager Kevin McStay celebrate in 2013. Photograph: Mike Shaughnessy/Inpho

Former St Brigid’s and Roscommon goalkeeper, the ever-exuberant Shane ‘Cake’ Curran, is set to take the “inevitable” step into management in the co(...)

Mayo’s Andy Moran and Aidan O’Shea celebrate the final whistle in the Connacht semi-final. Photograph: James Crombie / Inpho

At some point closer to his head than his heart, Roscommon manager John Evans sees Mayo winning through to another All-Ireland football final. (...)

Roscommon’s Enda Smith holds off Joshua Hayes of Cavan in the last round of qualifiers. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho

Roscommon v Armagh (Dr Hyde Park, Saturday 5pm): The throatiest cheers outside of Armagh last Sunday would have been heard in Roscommon, free at last(...)

SATURDAY Round 3A Sligo v Limerick Markievicz Park, 4pm Hard to see a kick inside either team but the qualifiers can mould a panel into contenders. It(...)