Dublin City Council’s banner  on the Ha’penny Bridge in Dublin. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

One of the best moments in the entire history of Dublin belongs to the opening seconds of Phil Lynott’s lush and irrepressible ode to his home city, O(...)

Dublin’s Brian Fenton is tackled by Galway’s Ciarán Duggan during the Allianz Football League Division One final at Croke Park. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Some 20-20 vision Back 10 weeks ago when the league started, I was asked to do some Nostradamus stuff on the likely outcome of Division One. Whatever(...)

Dublin’s Michael Darragh Macauley and Paul Conroy of Galway scuffle off the ball. Photograph: Bryan Keane/INPHO

A quick summation of where Gaelic football is right now. Dublin polished off their fifth league title in six years with a 0-18 to 0-14 win over Galway(...)

Mickey Harte with Dublin boss Jim Gavin at Croke Park. “New ones, no matter how talented they may be, they don’t have the experience, the guile of the boys they are replacing.”  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The 12-point margin between Dublin and Tyrone on August 27th last year is doing little to deter Mickey Harte’s typically unshakeable belief that his s(...)

Galway  obviously got under Dublin’s skin in the final league game at Salthill,  sufficiently so for it to turn into a wrestling match down the stretch. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

When the 2014 league came down to its final four, Dublin were left with a path to the title that was going to involve some debt collecting, if they w(...)

The Dublin team during the National Anthem  before their league encounter with Kerry. There is  the suspicion whereas Dublin are tipping along nicely that their main rivals are slipping slightly. Photograph: Inpho

Most late, working nights in Croke Park are bathed in the remains of the summer daylight but a 4pm throw-in in early March wouldn’t come into that cat(...)

Dublin’s Barry Cahill and Brian Cullen tackle Killian Young during the 2011 All-Ireland final. Cahill says no league match, especially against Kerry, is lightly conceded. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

When Kerry arrive in Croke Park on Sunday afternoon, it might appear that whatever the outcome of the AFL Division One clash with Dublin, it won’t liv(...)

James McCarthy:  “The biggest compliment I could give of Brian [Howard] is to say how hard he works and how much he wants it. He’s playing great stuff at the moment.” Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

By this stage last year, only one Dublin player had started all of their games, from the beginning of the O’Byrne Cup to the concluding stages of the (...)

Dublin’s Paul Mannion  gets a way from Eoin O’Donoghue of Mayo during Saturday’s Allianz Laegue game at MacHale Park. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Mayo 0-12 Dublin 2-10 Mayo and Dublin have put themselves so generously in credit with their summer encounters through the past decade that we can ea(...)

Mayo goalkeeper Rob Hennelly is unable to keep out Paul Mannion’s early goal. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Mayo 0-12 Dublin 2-10 If ever you saw a four-point hiding, this was it. Dublin stretched their record against Mayo under Jim Gavin to 10 wins from 13(...)

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