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Kevin Walsh has stepped down as Galway manager. Photograph: Inpho

Galway are in the market for a new senior football manager after Kevin Walsh stepped down on Tuesday. The former All-Ireland winning midfielder has b(...)

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final Phase 2, St. Conleth's Park, Newbridge, Co. Kildare 22/7/2018Kildare vs GalwayKildare's Fergal Conway with Damien Comer of GalwayMandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

It will come as no surprise to anyone familiar with his style of play that Damien Comer is an impatient invalid. Comer, whose wrecking-ball role gave (...)

Can anyone stop Stephen Cluxton and Dublin and the drive for five? All photographs: Inpho

Connacht Galway Manager: Kevin Walsh (5th year) Odds: All-Ireland 11/1; Connacht 4/5 Next up: v London, Ruislip, 5th May, 3.30 Galway’s lea(...)

A scene from ‘Under the Wire’

Based on Paul Conroy’s memoir of the same name and bolstered by his likeable, hard-worn testimony, Under the Wire chronicles the last days of Sunday T(...)

Galway’s Oisín McCormack scores a goal during the  All-Ireland MFC semi-final against Meath at  Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway 3-13 Meath 2-9 A third-quarter goal glut that saw Galway raise green flags three times in six minutes eased the Connacht champions through to (...)

Conor McManus: The Monaghan man is  the best forward in Ireland and will prove  a major threat to Tyrone’s defence at Croke Park.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

For all of the talk about the top four counties in the league having made the All-Ireland semi-finals, I suspect that it’s coincidence as much as a re(...)

Dublin’s Brian Howard, David Byrne and Jonny Cooper with Eamonn Brannigan of Galway at the Allianz Football League Division 1 Final at Croke Park in April. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

All-Ireland SFC semi-final – Dublin v Galway Croke Park, Saturday, 5pm. Live, RTÉ 2 and Sky Sports Arena Strangely, the counties haven’t met in champ(...)

Galway and Dublin in action during the league final at Croke Park. The teams could meet again in the All-Ireland – whether at the semi-final or final stage. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

It has been quite a summer for picking and choosing your way through the easier half of a draw. Not four weeks since England and Belgium played out t(...)

Kerry and Galway in action at Croke Park. The game got off to such a slow-burning start that the crowd fell quiet and we could hear every ball being called for. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

This must have been the strangest weekend in the history of the All-Ireland football championship. On Sunday evening, I was in Dublin with my son Mar(...)

Kerry’s David Clifford and Paul Geaney with Declan Kyne and Johnny Heaney of Galway all contesting a high ball. Photpgraph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Galway 1-13 Kerry 1-10 When you’re bad you may as well be super bad. In a game where nothing appeared worthwhile other than the end result, Galway ro(...)

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