Cian O Neill

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Paul Kinnerk has his fingerprints on six All-Irelands, between under-21 and senior. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

The bug bit early. In the introduction to his doctoral thesis, ‘Coaching Pedagogy in Intercounty Gaelic Football,’ Paul Kinnerk recounts how his first(...)

Kildare’s Shea Ryan  after defeat to Dublin  in the Leinster  final in  Croke Park. Are Kildare   really the dormant giant many think they are? Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

In the early days of the professional rugby era in Ireland the jump from the amateur game of club rugby seemed to catch much of the sport by surprise.(...)

Cork’s  Maurice Shanley celebrates with Sean Meehan after the dramatic last-gasp victory over Kerry at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: Laszlo Geczp/Inpho

Sometimes in sport, time slows down. It certainly felt like that to the few of us gathered spellbound and frozen in Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Sunday evening(...)

Paul Mescal in action for Kildare during the 2014 Leinster MFC Final. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Former Kildare manager Cian O’Neill has revealed how he received a sneak preview of Normal People star Paul Mescal’s acting ability during a brief sti(...)

 Jack O’Connor at  Croke Park, Dublin, in 2015. Photograph: ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

From Jack O’Connor’s home at St Finian’s Bay in south Kerry, overlooking the Atlantic, to Kildare’s Hawkfield training base outside Newbridge is a 645(...)

Jack O’Connor will take over as Kildare football manager on a three-year term. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Jack O’Connor has been ratified as the new manager of the Kildare footballers. The former Kerry boss has been appointed for three years with a review (...)

Kildare manager Cian O’Neill was without a number of his team’s key players in 2019. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kildare football manager Cian O’Neill has stepped down after four seasons at the helm with his native county. The Moorefield clubman informed county (...)

Kildare’s Fergal Conway tries to slip the challenge of Tyrone’s  Niall Sludden during the All-Ireland SFC round three qualifier at St Conleth’s Park in Newbridge. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kildare 1-15 Tyrone 2-22 ‘Newbridge Or Nowhere’ screams the mural outside St Conleth’s Park, a fading memory of last year’s victory over Mayo when Ki(...)

Kildare fans after the 2018 All-Ireland SFC qualifier win over Mayo at St Conleth’s Park in Newbridge. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

The temperature was holding and the fever still hot and especially around the ice cream vans. Those first in headed straight for the shade, the rest (...)

Kildare manager Cian O’Neill watches his team lose to Dublin. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kildare manager Cian O’Neill branded one, possibly two national media houses “sly and devious” in the aftermath of this 15 point defeat to Dublin. Cl(...)

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