Andy Mcentee

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David Hassan: “If the basis of Gaelic football is catching and kicking, then if we’re moving in that direction that’s to be welcomed.” Photograph:  Seb Daly/Sportsfile

David Hassan isn’t part of the Twitterati, nor does he have a Facebook profile, but the former Derry dual player has an idea of what’s being said abo(...)

 David Clifford  squeezes the ball past the Monaghan defence and goalkeeper Rory Beggan in Clones. Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile via Getty Images

The football final appears in front of us like a grubby-faced child that nobody has the heart to go at with a wipe. A foregone conclusion at the end o(...)

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 (...)

Meath manager Andy McEntee vents his frustration at the officials at the full-time whistle. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Tyrone 2-14 Meath 0-19 (after extra-time) An emotional Meath manager Andy McEntee questioned why players put their lives on hold to play inter-county(...)

Tipperary manager Liam Kearns will hope his team can book their place in the Munster final this weekend. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Saturday Leinster SFC Quarter-final Laois v Westmeath Bord na Mona, O’Connor Park, 5.0 Hard to believe only 14 years ago these teams were contestin(...)

Cavan will need to beat Tipperary in Breffni Park this weekend to avoid the division’s league final being pushed back. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho

The intention Last October the GAA released its master fixture plan for the revamped football and hurling season (incorporating the Super8s and the n(...)

Tipperary’s Tomás Hamill challenges Kilkenny’s Walter Walsh. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

In the pleasantly euphoric aftermath of a thrilling hurling match, the temptation to pronounce upon it in grand terms is rarely resisted. Nothing in I(...)

Meath manager Andy McEntee: “I have yet to meet a county manager who is going to agree to forfeit his players for the month of April.” Photograph: Laslo Geczo/Inpho

Be careful what you wish for. After heavy rain washed out six of Sunday’s GAA matches, the chances of April being kept free for club fixtures only app(...)

Michael Murphy of Donegal takes a free  during his team’s win over Meath in Navan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Meath 1-14 Donegal 1-15 In the steamy, soupy swelter of a July Saturday night, we walked out of Navan with the game stuck to us like a cheap T-shirt.(...)

Donegal’s Patrick McBrearty celebrates scoring the winning point late in the Round 3A football qualifier against Meath at Páirc Tailteann in Navan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Meath 1-14 Donegal 1-15 A night of thump and thunder in Navan, at the end of which Donegal stay standing and Meath slump to their knees. Patrick McBr(...)

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