Dublin midfielder  Brian Fenton (fifth award) and Cavan’s Thomas Galligan (his first) have both been named in this year’s All Star selection. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dublin have equalled the record of nine awards in this year’s PwC football All Stars selection. The six-in-a-row All-Ireland champions’ haul equals th(...)

Con O’Callaghen carries during Dublin’s win over Cavan. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

It has always been true that fairytales wither on the vine when it comes to the last four. Croke Park is just a different place and it doesn’t have mu(...)

 Mickey Graham will need to remind his Cavan team of the ‘why’. File photograph:

I think that both Cavan and Tipperary need to bring the spirit of Billy Miske to Croke Park this weekend. Billy Miske was a 1920s-era American boxer w(...)

Dessie Farrell: bidding to lead Dublin to a sixth consecutive  All-Ireland final    in the first year of his managerial regime. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

All-Ireland SFC semi-final: Cavan v Dublin Throw-in: 5.30pm, Saturday. Venue: Croke Park. How to follow: The Irish Times liveblog will begin at (...)

Cavan have no issue with playing Dublin at Croke Park in the All-Ireland football semi-final. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

The Cavan county board have outlined their absolute agreement to play their All-Ireland football semi-final against Dublin in Croke Park next Saturday(...)

Thomas Galligan doesn’t exactly specify which backstreet he’s talking about, but his point is no less crystal clear in intent: Cavan are not particula(...)

Thomas Galligan celebrates Cavan’swin over Donegal with Killian Brady. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

“If you make it there, you’ll make it anywhere.” He didn’t quite sing it, and Cavan footballer Thomas Galligan isn’t falling for the old sorry tune a(...)

Cavan manager Mickey Graham: “We’re just delighted to be still playing football at this time of year. They’re only seven teams left in the country, Cavan are one of them.” Photograph: Inpho

Mickey Graham has already earned a subtle reputation for orchestrating minor miracles on the football field, and he sounds well pleased with the lates(...)

Martin Reilly scores a penalty for Cavan. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho

Cavan 1-14 Down 1-13 Cavan advanced to their second Ulster final in a row when they came from 10 points down to defeat Down by a single point in an e(...)

Christopher Conroy scored the winning goal for Cavan in the game against Westmeath. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Cavan 1-17 Westmeath 1-13 A cracking Cavan crew put a dismal first half behind them to leave Westmeath marooned at Kingspan Breffni on Saturday night(...)

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