Bryan Menton

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Kieran Martin of Westmeath celebrates at the final whistle after his side’s victory over Meath in the Leinster SFC semi-final at Croke Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Westmeath 3-19 Meath 2-18 “It’s a miracle for the lads there,” says Westmeath manager Tom Cribben. He’s not exaggerating. A historic first (...)

Down’s Damian Turley with Meath’s Eamon Wallace. Photo: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

Down 0-10 Meath 2-11Meath boosted their promotion hopes with a resounding away victory on Saturday night which derailed Down in Pairc Esler. Goals in (...)

Mickey Newman slotted eight points for Meath in their draw with Laois. Photograph: Inpho

Meath 0-13 Laois 0-13Meath squandered a seven point second half lead and had to rely on a late Eamon Wallace point to give them the share of the spoil(...)

 Kevin McManamon with Mickey Burke of Meath. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Dublin 1-15 Meath 1-13That all days out this year might have such happy outcomes: both managers declared themselves satisfied, the bumper pre-season c(...)

 Ruairi O Cioleain of O’Mahony’s shoots to score his side’s first goal despite a block attempt from Conor Carton of Donaghmore-Ashbourne.  Photograph: Tommy Grealy / Inpho

O’Mahony’s 2-11 Donaghmore 2-9 Navan O’Mahonys recovered from letting in two goals in the opening three minutes to claim the Meath title for th(...)

Kildare manager Jason Ryan and Meath  manager Mick O’Dowd shake hands after the Leinster football senior championship semi-final in Croke Park yesterday. Photograph: Inpho/Ryan Byrne

Mick O’Dowd enters the theatre attached to Croke’s Park’s museum and diffidently enquires if that is where he should be as if he might have wandered i(...)

Kildare manager Jason Ryan with Paddy Brophy after the win over Louth at Croke Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dublin’s shock and awe routine brings with it plenty of collateral damage, chiefly and most obviously the shortening of careers that might otherwise (...)