Rachel Kearns

8 results

Dublin’s Kate Sullivan gets her shot away despite the attempted block from Donegal’s Niamh Carr during the teams’ recent  clash at Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Greally/Inpho

The ladies football league this year is one of the most exciting competitions to keep an eye on for the next two months. Apart from the obvious cont(...)

Róisín Flynn of Mayo attempts to block  Hannah O’Neill of Dublin during the   Lidl Ladies NFL Division  match  at Croke Park. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

Dublin 1-17 Mayo 3-9 Defending champions Dublin moved to the summit of the Lidl National Football League Division One table with an impressive comeba(...)

Dave Connell  hopes that Ireland can get to the stage where at least one of the women’s underage teams can compete at a European finals pretty much every year. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Modernising a youth development system, as everyone out at the FAI knows by now, involves the banging of some heads together. As the changes made to t(...)

Dublin captain Sinéad Aherne lifts the Brendan Martin Cup after victory over Mayo in the TG4 Ladies Senior All-Ireland Football Championship Final at Croke Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dublin 4-11 Mayo 0-11 Mick Bohan’s Dublin buried Mayo under an avalanche of late goals to claim TG4 All-Ireland ladies senior football glory at Croke(...)

Dublin’s Sorcha Furlong tackles Cora Staunton of Mayo in last year’s All-Ireland ladies’ senior football semi-final. Photograph: ©INPHO/Lorraine O’Sullivan

The last bit of business in Croke Park for the year has the potential to rival much if not most of what’s gone on there before. Dublin and Mayo face o(...)

Sinéad Aherne  scores her  second goal past Mayo goalkeeper Yvonne Byrne during the TG4 Ladies  All-Ireland SFC semi-final  at Kingspan Breffni Park in Cavan.  Photograph: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

Dublin 2-10 Mayo 1-12 Sinéad Aherne’s incredible free nailed victory for Dublin in Saturday evening’s titanic TG4 All-Ireland Ladies SFC semi-final a(...)

Mayo’s Cora Staunton celebrates after scoring her side’s winning point late in the  Lidl Ladies’  National Football  League Division One  semi-final against Kerry at   St Brendan’s Park in Birr. Photograph:  Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

Mayo 1-16 Kerry 2-12 Cora Staunton kicked a glorious late winning point in the seventh minute of additional time to steer Mayo into a first Lidl Ladi(...)

Dublin’s Carla Rowe scored two goals in the big victory over Monaghan at Emyvale. Photograph: Oliver McVeigh/Sportsfile

Supersub Orla Finn bagged 1-9 as champions Cork finally secured their first victory of the Lidl women’s National Football League campaign. The Rebelet(...)