Eamonn Burns

22 results

Cavan and Down players clash after the final whistle. Photograph: John McVitty/Inpho

Cavan 1-14 Down 0-15 For the first time since 2013, Cavan picked up a second successive win in the qualifiers but they will be counting the cost afte(...)

Jamie Brennan celebrates scoring a goal against Down in the Ulster semi-final. Photograph: Inpho

Donegal 2-22 Down 1-12 The old Cathedral on the hilltop in Clones was emptying fast long before the final shrill and Rory Gallagher was among those t(...)

Down’s Kevin McKernan celebrates after scoring his side’s goal in the victory over Antrim at  Páirc Esler in Newry.  Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

DOWN 1-18 ANTRIM 0-14 Down manager Eamonn Burns had the wryest of smiles as he contemplated a question from a reporter suggesting that they could rea(...)

Antrim manager Lenny Harbinson

ANTRIM Manager: Lenny Harbinson (1st year) Odds: All-Ireland 2,000/1; Ulster 100/1 Allianz league: 3rd Division Four, beating Leitrim, Waterford, L(...)

Gearóid McKiernan notched four points in Cavan’s win over Down at Kingspan Breffni Park. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Cavan 0-17 Down 0-14 Cavan gave their promotion push a huge tonic at Kingspan Breffni Park after an all-action Division Two battle against Ulster riv(...)

Cork’s Mark Collins: played a key role against Down,  finishing the game with a haul of 1-5. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Down 0-10 Cork 1-13 A strong second-half performance saw Cork ease to their first league win as they swept aside the challenge of Down in Newry (...)

Kildare manager Cian O’Neill will bring his charges to Croke Park to take on Dublin. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

SATURDAY DIVISION ONE Dublin v Kildare, Croke Park, 7.0 [Live, eir Sports] – Dublin have adopted the same late-returning process as last year and it(...)

Down midfielder Peter Turley tumbles over  Tiernan McCann of Tyrone during the Senior Football Championship Final in St Tiernach’s Park, Clones, Co Monaghan. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

At around half past two, the crowd of 31,912 is parched and riveted and beginning to believe that maybe something exceptional is on the cards. Down ha(...)

Tyrone’s Darren McCurry and manager Mickey Harte celebrate their semifinal win. Photograph: Inpho/James Crombie

Ulster SFC final: Tyrone v Down, Clones, Sunday 2pm – live on RTÉ2 and BBC Having walloped Derry and Donegal, Tyrone take the final step towards the (...)

Down’s Caolan Mooney scored 0-2 against Armagh in the Ulster SFC quarter-final.  Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho

Down are surely the most enjoyable team to watch in this year’s championship. Yes, Éamonn Burns’ team brought a huge level of aggression and want to (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »