Brendan Rogers

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The absence of the Slaughtneil players has had a marked impact on the Derry senior side. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

For the next couple of weekends there will be renewed focus on Slaughtneil, the Derry club which for two remarkable seasons has made a clean sweep of (...)

Slaughtneil celebrate with the trophy after retaining their Ulster title. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

Slaughtneil 1-15 Cavan Gaels 0-10 So that long wait continues. No Cavan club has won an Ulster senior football title, and 40 years after contesting t(...)

 Omagh’s Gregory Murray is challenged by  Slaughtneil’s Meehaul McGrath. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Slaughtneil 0-10 Omagh 0-8 Slaughtneil’s quest for a third provincial title in four years continues after the Derry champions defeated Omagh by two (...)

The Louvre museum in Paris: one of the most popular attractions in the city. Photograph: Getty Images

In the depths of winter – or heading into it – the prospect of a city break is one of the few things that can lift the spirits. But if you only have t(...)

 Players from both teams scuffle at Owenbeg. Photograph: Evan Logan/Inpho

Slaughtneil 1-18 Dunloy 2-8 Slaughtneil survived an early scare to defeat Dunloy by seven points at Owenbeg. The Antrim champions hit the holders wit(...)

Slaughtneil 4-12 Ballinascreen 1-11 Slaughtneil defeated Ballinascreen by ten points to retain their Derry senior football title at Celtic Park on S(...)

Tyrone’s Mark Bradley tries to avoid the Derry duo of  of  Enda Lynn and Carlus McWilliams during the Ulster SFC quarter-final at Celtic Park. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye

Derry 0-11 Tyrone 0-22 If you are looking for evidence that the GAA may be in line for a future shock, then the disappearance of one of Ulster’s tru(...)

Jim Gavin’s Dublin side will face Monaghan who have run them to the tightest of finishes in their last two Croke Park meetings. Photograph: Inpho

SATURDAY  Division Four Leitrim v Waterford, Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada – Leitrim have a decent selection of good young players and have been com(...)

The last Manchester United players I can still really remember are the likes of Jesper Olsen, Norman Whiteside, Bryan Robson and Peter Schmeichel, who is still playing – I think. Photograph: Shaun Botterill /Allsport

It has been a tough year for me and my ilk: men who detest having to listen to incessant chatter about sport. With the European Championships and t(...)

Monaghan and Donegal renew Ulster rivalry. They say familiarity breeds contempt but it can also breed respect. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho

Every so often you encounter afternoons in sport which seem to affirm everything you feel is true and important about playing. I landed home from trai(...)

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