Louth’s Kevin Carr attempts to block a shot from Longford’s Rían Brady during their Leinster SFC clash. Photo: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Longford 1-9 Louth 1-7 Longford edged Louth in a dour Leinster SFC first round affair by two points thanks to the impact of their 50th minute substit(...)

Jamie Clarke: opted out for the entire 2016 season but re-established himself during Armagh’s league run this year. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Jamie Clarke will make his first championship start for Armagh since 2015 when starting at corner forward in Sunday’s Ulster football quarter-final ag(...)

Louth’s Padraig Rath and Paul Cunningham with Darren Hayden of Wicklow during the  football championship first round match at Parnell Park, Dublin. Photograph: INPHO/Bryan Keane

Louth 1-19 Wicklow 1-14 Louth advance, but not without being made to work for it by a Wicklow side that belied their league form. The game at Parnel(...)

Paraic Smith scored one of Louth’s goals in the Allianz League victory over Laois at O’Moore Park. Photograph:   Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Laois 0-10 Louth 2-16 Promoted Louth got their Division Three campaign off to a flying start at O’Moore Park as they had 12 points to spare against (...)

Kildare manager Cian O’Neill watched his team see off Offaly on Sunday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Kildare 3-11 Offaly 0-8 An impressive first half display saw Kildare comfortably book their place in the semi-finals of the O’Byrne Cup in Tullamore (...)

Meath’s Mickey Burke challenges Louth’s  Conor Grimes during the Leinster SFC quarter-final at Parnell Park. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Meath 0-20 Louth 1-13 Meath completed a perfunctory dispatch of Louth in Parnell Park, Dublin, on Sunday afternoon. They will have been glad of that(...)

Louth manager Colin Kelly who guided his side to victory in the Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship first round clash against  Carlow yesterday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

History has a habit of repeating itself where Louth are concerned and Saturday’s huge haul of 2-24 was their largest championship tally since puttin(...)