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Dublin midfielder  Brian Fenton (fifth award) and Cavan’s Thomas Galligan (his first) have both been named in this year’s All Star selection. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dublin have equalled the record of nine awards in this year’s PwC football All Stars selection. The six-in-a-row All-Ireland champions’ haul equals th(...)

Brian Fenton wins a high ball during the semi-final victory over Cavan. He has all the attributes of a top midfielder  But it’s his decision-making and innate  footballing ability which are key assets for Dublin. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

When you watch Brian Fenton, you’d be wrong to just watch Brian Fenton. He looked unplayable at times against Cavan on Saturday night, the complete mi(...)

Last year’s Croke Park revenue stream shows a tumble of 57 per cent from 2019 peak. Photograph: Ryan Byrne

What were the odds on the first weekend of the last month of the year like no other that not one but two fundamental challenges for the future would a(...)

Dessie Farrell: bidding to lead Dublin to a sixth consecutive  All-Ireland final    in the first year of his managerial regime. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

All-Ireland SFC semi-final: Cavan v Dublin Throw-in: 5.30pm, Saturday. Venue: Croke Park. How to follow: The Irish Times liveblog will begin at (...)

Cavan’s Stephen King  during a match against Meath in 1987. Photograph:   Ray McManus/ Sportsfile

When Cavan last won the Ulster title before this year, Stephen King captained the county to victory over Derry in the provincial final, and when Cavan(...)

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(...)

Cavan fans after the 1997 Ulster final. File photograph: Inpho

Last Sunday night and Monday morning saw Cavan supporters across the land in a most curious position – replying to text messages congratulating them o(...)

Brendan Gleeson speaking at the GAA Bloody Sunday Commemoration at an eerily silent Croke Park. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

It’s a regular occurrence within the GAA that history chimes in on important anniversaries or repeats itself at apposite intervals but there’s hardly (...)

Thomas Galligan doesn’t exactly specify which backstreet he’s talking about, but his point is no less crystal clear in intent: Cavan are not particula(...)

The Tipperary team after winning the  Munster championship  at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Nothing in sport beats the end of a famine. Not the last-minute goals, not the 80-yard tries. Not holing out from the fairway or a 170 check-out or a (...)

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