Dublin’s Ciara Trant. “As much as they look after us, it is up to us to look after our performances.”  Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Even with the balance of power in their favour, no one on the Dublin women’s football team is about to underestimate Mayo. Especially given where Mayo(...)

The 2016 All-Ireland final replay between Dublin and Mayo at  Croke Park: Croke Park showed increased revenue, up €5 million to €41.5 million, and operating profit, up €500,000 to €10.6 million. Photograph: Inpho

The GAA’s top finance officers have expressed concerns about attendance figures despite the association’s finances for 2016 being described as “solid”(...)

Mayo’s Lee Keegan is black carded by referee Maurice Deegan in the All-Ireland football final replay. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

And so to winter talk, as treasured a birthright of the put-upon Gael as parking on the green of a nearby housing estate on county final day and playi(...)