Cork’s Fintan Goold goes low to collect the ball ahead of Kerry’s Declan O’Sullivan in last weekend’s Munster final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

(...), Weeshie never turned down their microphone.“D’you know Darragh,” says he . “Maybe Fitzy is right after all(...)

Dublin’s Stephen Cluxton: has helped transform  the goalkeeper’s traditional role  into something much more fundamental to how the team operates. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Ó Cinnéide’s playing for us, Cathal Ó Duabhda. We were the same age and, in 1993, I would have said(...)

Clare’s David Tubridy and Ciaran Russell in action against Kerry goalkeeper Brian Kelly. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Flynn and Fiontán Ó Curraoin have the look of a pairing who could be there for Galway for the next(...)

Tyrone’s Peter Harte confronts Monaghan’s  Dermot Malone during the Ulster SFC quarter-final at Clones. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

They do it differently at the World Cup. No doubt about it. I couldn’t help laughing last Thursday night as the Croatian and Brazilian players went ar(...)

Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea and Seamus O’Shea lose out to Roscommon’s Cathal Shine in Sunday’s Connacht football championship semi-final at Dr Hyde Park.

(...)’m saying.” My man turned around to me and said, “Darragh, now I know what they meant about never meeting(...)

George Hannigan of Tipperary tackles Limerick’s Cian Sheehan during the Munster senior championship quarter-final at Gaelic Grounds. Photograph: Inpho.

(...) remember calling in to P to let him know my big news.“Good man, good man,” he said. “And who are ye(...)

Aggression and attitude: Down’s Conor Laverty fends off Tyrone’s Sean Cavanagh during their drawn Ulster quarter-final at Celtic 	Park, Derry. Photograph: Inpho

(...) catch him right with a shoulder you can put him into the stand. Or, like Páidí Ó said in that(...)

SKY Sports presenters Rachel Wyse and Brian Carney with analysts Jamesie O’Connor (hurling) and Peter Canavan (football). Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Cluxton’s kick-outs, trying to find a way of stopping Michael Darragh Macauley. What more would you want(...)

Michael Darragh Macauley (centre) was Darragh Ó Sé’s player of the 2013 senior football championship. His influence and his industry are huge. He’s aggressive, he’s strong, he gets forward at every opportunity, he defends when he’s needed. Just an all-round player, the full package. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

(...) likes of Emmet Ó Conghaile will be due a shot at getting into the team during the league. The best thing(...)

Mayo’s Kevin McLoughlin is tackled by Micahel Darragh Macauley and Cian O’Sullivan of Dublin. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

(...) goalkeeper in Stephen Cluxton. They have one of the top three midfielders in Michael Darragh Macauley. They(...)