Paddy Brophy

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Remarkably, Laois have never played Dublin in Laois. Photograph: Inpho

I watched Laois warming up to play Dublin in Croke Park on Sunday lunchtime and began to think of my own time managing Roscommon. And I wondered about(...)

Meath’s Cillian O’Sullivan scores under pressure from Kildare in the Leinster GAA SFC  semi-final at Croke Park on Sunday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Meath 5-9 Kildare 0-15 Jack O’Connor isn’t used to these sorts of Championship humiliations and, truth be told, it’s been a while since Meath dished (...)

Kildare manager Jack O’Connor after his team’s win over Westmeath. Photograph: Inpho

Kildare 0-16 Westmeath 0-11 Kildare secured their second win since the resumption of games but it wasn’t enough to earn promotion to Division 1 as re(...)

All remaining league games will be played without any spectators. Photograph: Philip McGowan/Inpho

More than seven months since the last kick of a ball, or 223 days to be exact, nowhere is the mood of uncertainty hanging over the conclusion of the A(...)

Cathal Cregg scored one of Roscommon’s two second-half goals against Kildare in Newbridge. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kildare 0-13 Roscommon 2-11 Cathal Cregg and Enda Smith hit the Kildare net in the last 17 minutes in Newbridge to breathe new life into Roscommon’s(...)

A scuffle breaks out between the teams at the tunnel as they head in at half-time. Photograph: Philip Magowan/Inpho

Armagh 0-16 Kildare 0-10 They may have absorbed a layer of criticism following their slip-up against Laois but Armagh revived their promotion hopes (...)

Keelan Sexton scored four points from play against Kildare. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Clare 0-11 Kildare 0-10 Clare claimed the narrowest of victories over Kildare in Sunday’s Division 2 clash at Cusack Park, Ennis. Following a singl(...)

 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(...)

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 (...)

Longford’s Michael Quinn scores his team’s third goal against Kildare. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kildare 1-21 Longford 3-15 AET This was one of those draws where you’d struggle to make a cast-iron argument that either side deserved to win. It was(...)

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