Liam Kearns

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Tipperary manager Liam Kearns led the county’s historic advance  to an All-Ireland football semi-final for the first time in 81 years. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Liam Kearns believes that the GAA should stop players who intend to travel to the US from representing their counties. In Dubai for the GAA-GPA All S(...)

Mickey Harte: “We had a lot of our players without an Ulster championship medal and until you achieve that, that’s still to be done.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

 Heading into his 15th year as manager of Tyrone, Mickey Harte was in comparatively mellow mood in Dubai where he will, with Tipperary’s Liam Kea(...)

Tipperary manager Liam Kearns says he is proud of his team. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Started in Dungarvan’s Fraher Field, ended in Croke Park. Some distance travelled. “I am not going to sit here and say I was Jim McGuinness and I tol(...)

Mayo manager Stephen Rochford during the All-Ireland football semi-final against Tipperary on Sunday. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

They look different. Less like Mayo. Liam Kearns, manager of the vanquished Tipperary, says they were better in 2014. That cursed All-Ireland semi-fi(...)

Conor Sweeney of Tipperary is tackled by  Mayo’s Seamus O’Shea and Brendan Harrison during the All-Ireland SFC semi-final at Croke Park. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Mayo 2-13 Tipperary 0-14 By now, Mayo have seen every sort of All-Ireland semi-final imaginable. They’ve come up short on epic days, fallen the rig(...)

Mayo’s Seamus O’Shea and Alan Campbell of Tipperary. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

All-Ireland SFC semi-final: Mayo v Tipperary, Croke Park, Sunday, 3.30 (RTÉ and Sky) Aside from the obvious historical context, the first of this y(...)

An All-Ireland semi-final is a massive achievement for Tipperary and manager Liam Kearns. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

I’ve told the story before of one of my first games for Kerry, a McGrath Cup match against Tipperary. I’d say I was 19, not long out of school and I w(...)

 Tipperary’s Conor Sweeney  celebrates scoring his side’s second goal against Galway in the quarter-final. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

In general the All-Ireland qualifiers tend to produce two different types of teams: experienced contenders who have slipped up in their province and s(...)

Munster hurling championship opener against Cork this May was Kennedy’s senior hurling debut for Tipperary. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Hurling in Tipperary being eternal, football remains a mere babe in the ashen forest. Séamus Kennedy is proof enough. A rare dualist who veered towar(...)

Tipperary manager Liam Kearns: refused to comment on club dispute. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Tipperary manager Liam Kearns has refused to comment on the club row affecting a number of his players – as Shannon Rovers became the fifth team to b(...)

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