Paul Caffrey

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Bernard Brogan with Dublin manager Jim Gavin and Brogan’s sons  Keadan and Donagh after the five-in-a-row was completed in the All-Ireland final replay against Kerry at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Bernard Brogan’s retirement at the age of 35 probably didn’t come as a major surprise in that it had been widely speculated on since Dublin’s completi(...)

Stephen Bray wheels away after scoring Meath’s first of five goals against the Dubs. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It’s not just Dublin’s last defeat in the province or even just their only one in 15 years but, appropriate to its rarity value, it hit like a meteori(...)

Donald McDonald, MD Arnotts and former employee Gerard Nolan from Clontarf who started work in Arnotts in 1942 at the Arnotts 175 Museum launch. Photorgraph: Tom Honan.

Dublin department store Arnotts, which celebrates its 175th birthday this month, on Tuesday evening launched an in-store collaboration with the Little(...)

Dublin  and Tyrone players come to blows during the infamous ‘Battle of Omagh’ in  2006. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

1995 All-Ireland Final Dublin 1-10 Tyrone 0-12 Over two decades ago and still the subject of historical debate, it was a final where Dublin conte(...)

 Former Dublin forward Ray Cosgrove: “Listening to the Mayo lads, they kind of have unfinished business. So I’d be very, very wary.” Photograph:  Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

If anyone knows about the pain Mayo are capable of inflicting on Dublin it’s Ray Cosgrove. And the time to be most wary of that, he says, is when Mayo(...)

Michael Darragh MacAuley: “I nearly feel a bit guilty because the lads  worked their socks off all year and I only scraped in to rob a medal.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

If it ain’t broke, fix it and make it better, as basketball coach Phil Jackson once said and which Michael Darragh MacAuley reckons could be the secr(...)

Former Dublin captain Bryan Cullen with Morgan Freeman, Savannah Keogh, Summer O’Callaghan and Charlie O Reilly from St Audoens NS, Dublin. Photograph: Leon Farrell/Photocall

It wouldn’t be a proper heavyweight contest without a few verbal punches thrown in advance. And for Bryan Cullen, gloves now off in the more literal s(...)

Knights of Malta Fra’ Paul Caffrey during his solemn profession before The Prince and Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing at St Kevin’s Church in Dublin at the weekend. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A grandmaster and prince, an archbishop and scores of the faithful wearing heavy black robes and mantillas marched solemnly into St Kevin’s Church in (...)

Garda Paul Caffrey was a spectator at the game.

Former Dublin county manager Garda Paul Caffrey told a former player it would be a “good idea” to apologise after an alleged assault that took plac(...)

Mayo's Keith Higgins celebrates at the final whistle of last year’s semi-final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

From a purely historical perspective it was a big deal. When Mayo defeated Dublin in the 2006 All-Ireland semi-final, it was t(...)