Evan Comerford

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Dublin and Meath players get involved in an altercation during Sunday’s Leinster semi-final. Photograph: Brian Reilly-Troy/Inpho

Dublin 2-16 Meath 1-13 Well, that won’t stop the muttering. Dublin’s laboured progress through Leinster hit another milestone on Sunday with their ti(...)

David Clifford scores Kerry’s goal in their win over Tipperary. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kerry 1-19 Tipperary 1-8 David Power was caught between the future and the past on Saturday evening in Thurles. His Tipperary footballers had, as exp(...)

Tipperary’s Kevin Fahey challenges  Tommy Walsh of Kerry during the Munster SFC semi-final at Semple Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Tipperary 1-8 Kerry 1-19 Kerry cruised through Thurles on Saturday night to reach the Munster final against Cork. Champions Tipperary fought the goo(...)

Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton walks down the tunnel after lifting the Sam Maguire last December. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

If Stephen Cluxton really has played his last game for Dublin, you’d have to say this is all pretty on-brand. No announcement, no formal statement, no(...)

Donegal’s Hugh McFadden with Con O’Callaghan of Dublin in their Allianz Football League Division 1 semi-final at Kingspan Breffni Park, Cavan. Photograph: ©Inpho/Morgan Treacy

The year is half done and the Dubs keep rolling. A shared National League title won’t detain too many beyond the quizzers but if it’s pointers for the(...)

Dublin’s Paddy Small scores a goal during the Allianz Football League Division One  semi-final against Donegal at  Kingspan Breffni Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dublin 1-18 Donegal 1-14 All hail, then, the first ever joint-winners of the National Football League. The Dubs came through their semi-final with fe(...)

Dublin’s Aaron Byrne scores a goal against Galway. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway 1-15 Dublin 2-16 Another reminder, if we ever again need one, how much crowds are missed at games like this. Galway welcomed the All-Ireland (...)

 Miriam Gutierrez pays tribute to Katie Taylor after their fight in November. Photograph:   Mark Robinson/Inpho

Taylor v Gutierrez Wembley Arena, London, November 14th Her smile stood out. Miriam Gutierrez’s face had received ferocious blows for the entire bou(...)

1. Stephen Cluxton Club: Parnells Age: 39 Height: 6’1” Weight: 12st 8lbs Occupation: Teacher One of the greatest players of all time. His appetite s(...)

 Mickey Graham will need to remind his Cavan team of the ‘why’. File photograph:

I think that both Cavan and Tipperary need to bring the spirit of Billy Miske to Croke Park this weekend. Billy Miske was a 1920s-era American boxer w(...)

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