David Power: The Tipp manager’s call to bring in the likes of Paddy Christie was an astute move. The players delivered an historic Munster title but  the management too deserve huge credit. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Dara Ó Cinnéide is a very bright lad, one of the brightest I ever played with – although that might not be saying a whole pile. Paddy Bawn Brosnan on(...)

New York and  Sligo players battle for the ball during the Connacht SFC game at  Gaelic Park, Bronx, New York. Photograph: Andy Marlin/Inpho

New York 1-13 Sligo 1-21 Sligo survived a brief but real scare in the Bronx on Sunday night before their experience and class told late on to see of(...)

London’s Pádraig McGoldrick on the way to scoring the only goal of the game against Leitrim at Ruislip last year. The visitors prevailed in the end 0-12 to 1-8. Photograph: Gerry McManus/Inpho

Listen in to the hit parade of London’s near misses in the Connacht Championship down the years and you generally find the same song, just with multip(...)