Evan Comerford: hasn’t put a foot wrong from kick-outs so far in the championship. But Wexford, Meath and Kildare didn’t push up on him. Mayo will test him like he hasn’t been tested before. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Even with Stephen Cluxton missing from the championship this summer, his shadow still hangs over it. Every goalkeeper playing inter-county in this er(...)

Tyrone celebrate their Ulster final victory over Monaghan at Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Tyrone 0-16 Monaghan 0-15 Tyrone’s ceaseless whip-hand over Monaghan continues. For the fourth time in nine seasons, they ended their near neighbours(...)

Conor McManus celebrates a Monaghan   score against Armagh at Pairc Esler, Newry. Photograph: John McVitty/Inpho

Armagh 2-21 Monaghan 4-17 Sometimes a game is more than a game. The tragic backdrop of the death of Monaghan Under-20 captain Brendan Óg Duffy on Fr(...)

Armagh’s Rian O’Neill during his team’s win over Monaghan. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Monaghan 1-12 Armagh 1-16 Armagh made a winning return to Division One of the National Football League after a nine-year wait when they got the bette(...)

Slaughtneil’s Shane McGuigan scored five points for St Mary’s in their Sigerson Cup quarter-final win over Maynooth University in Dundalk. Photograph:  Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

St Mary’s advanced to the semi-finals of the 2019 Sigerson Cup after a 0-15 to 0-13 victory over Maynooth University at Dundalk Institute of Technolog(...)

Roscommon’s Enda Smith scores a penalty against Monaghan. Photograph: Evan Logan/Inpho

Roscommon 1-12 Monaghan 0-13 Anthony Cunningham admitted that his side were learning all the time about life in the fast lane as his side caused a hu(...)

Monaghan’s Conor McManus celebrates after the opening league win over Dublin at Clones. Photograph: Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

In just a couple of possessions, the potential of the ‘mark’ was clear to see for everyone in Clones last Sunday. First, Stephen O’Hanlon, just on t(...)

Dublin’s Michael Darragh Macauley clashes with Monaghan’s Darren Hughes during the Allianz Football League Division 1 clash between the counties in  Clones on January 27th Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

For anyone looking for straws in the wind, it’s probably not worth spending too much time on the fact that Dublin lost their opening game of 2019 to M(...)

Monaghan’s Conor McManus celebrates with Stephen O’Hanlon following victory over Dublin in the Allianz Football League Division 1 game in  Clones. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Monaghan 2-13 Dublin 1-13 Nothing warms a small town in January like sending the Dubs home with their hides tanned for them. In front of 8,556 perish(...)