David Clifford scored 4-4 in the All-Ireland minor final win over Derry. Photograph: Inpho

David Clifford hasn’t played senior football for Kerry yet, but he is already expected to stop Dublin from winning four, and definitely five, All-Irel(...)

 Jamie Clarke of Armagh receives a black card from referee Pádraig O’Sullivan in the opening minutes of the All-Ireland SFC  Qualifiers 2B at  TEG Cusack Park, Co Westmeath. Photograph: Tom Beary/Inpho

Armagh 1-12 Westmeath 1-7 An injury-time goal by substitute Ethan Rafferty propelled Armagh to a flattering five-point win against a profligate West(...)

James Dolan and Aidan Forker compete for possession. Photograph: Inpho

Westmeath 1-12 Armagh 1-7 An injury-time goal by substitute Ethan Rafferty propelled Armagh to a flattering five-point SFC qualifier win in Mullinga(...)

Dublin’s Paul Mannion scored eight points from play in the Leinster SFC rout of Westmeath. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dublin’s facile victory over Westmeath in last Sunday’s Leinster SFC semi-final will be appropriated as evidence of a further decline in competitive s(...)

Dublin 4-29 Westmeath 0-10 Be careful what you wish for. For everyone who pined for Westmeath to abandon the catenaccio of the past two years and ‘go(...)

Dublin’s Niall Scully has his shot blocked by Killian Daly. Photograph: Inpho

Dublin 4-29 Westmeath 0-10 Just another waltz. Dublin haven’t won a Leinster game by less than a double-figure margin since 2013 and they weren’t abo(...)

  Jim Gavin may choose to partner James McCarthy with Brian Fenton in midfield. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Leinster SFC semi-final Dublin v Westmeath, Croke Park, Sunday, 4.0 The bells are tolling even softly for Dublin. Injury and suspensions befalling k(...)

In the last two Leinster SFC finals just four contestable balls were kicked inside to John Heslin. He caught one and was quickly boxed up, winning a free. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Sunday will tell us what Westmeath have learned from their back-to-back Leinster final defeats to Dublin. In those two encounters, Tom Cribbin’s team(...)

John Heslin is challenged by Sean Pender during Westmeath’s qualifier win over Offaly. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Westmeath 3-17 Offaly 0-15 Three well taken goals in the final quarter enabled Westmeath to defeat neighbours Offaly by a flattering 11-point margin (...)

Kildare’s Daniel Flynn with Darren Strong of Laois in close attendance. Photograph: Inpho

Leinster SFC semi-final Meath v Kildare Tullamore, 7.00pm Live, Sky Sports 5, 6.00pm This has all the appearance of a Sliding Doors game for both s(...)