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# dublin-football-2 - Yesterday’s News

Does Bernard Brogan stand to benefit most from Diarmuid Connolly's suspension?

Connolly’s 12-week ban has opened up a coveted spot in the Dublin attack.

# dublin-football-2 - Thursday 22 June, 2017

The challenge facing Westmeath for a 3rd straight year: How do you set up against the Dubs?

Kieran Martin says Westmeath won’t go ultra-defensive like Carlow did in the quarter-final.

# dublin-football-2 - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Life without Diarmuid - Dublin set to start without Connolly for first time after 28-game run

The Dublin attacking talisman has been an ever-present in championship since July 2012.

Dealing with being targeted by the opposition is Brian Fenton's 'biggest challenge' - Whelan

Brian Fenton is in his third year as a Dublin senior footballer, having won an All-Ireland in the previous two.

# dublin-football-2 - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Diarmuid Connolly's full 12-week ban upheld (for now) after late-night hearing

Dublin forward now has the option to take his case to the Central Appeals Committee.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 12 June, 2017

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly set to appeal his 12-week suspension

The Central Hearings Committee are likely to hear Connolly’s appeal in the coming days.

# dublin-football-2 - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly won't appeal 12-week ban for linesman altercation

The forward will be ruled out until the eve of a potential All-Ireland semi-final in August.

# dublin-football-2 - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Getting his Na Fianna debut from Pillar Caffrey, training with Jonny Cooper and Dublin senior prospects

Dublin’s All-Ireland U21 winner Aaron Byrne was recently crowned EirGrid U21 Football Player of the Year.

# dublin-football-2 - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

'He's old enough and wise enough to know you just shouldn't get involved in incidents like that'

Alan Brogan doesn’t think there was any malice in Diarmuid Connolly’s actions.

# dublin-football-2 - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Diarmuid Connolly slapped with proposed 12-week ban for incident with linesman

The proposed ban would rule the St Vincent’s forward out until a potential All-Ireland semi-final.

'He didn't punch a player, he didn't walk on anyone. He takes far more abuse than he dishes out'

Mattie Forde has leapt to the defence of the under-fire Diarmuid Connolly.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 5 June, 2017

Positive signs for Kildare and Meath, Carlow deserve credit and sympathy for Diarmuid Connolly

The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle looks back at a hectic weekend of Leinster football action.

# dublin-football-2 - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Con O'Callaghan, Bernard Brogan and the changing of the guard in the Dublin attack

Jim Gavin also delivered good news on the Michael Darragh Macauley injury front.

# dublin-football-2 - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Watch: Diarmuid Connolly could be in hot water after this heated exchange with the linesman

By the letter of the law, even a “minor interference” with an official would bring a minimum 12-week suspension.

Carlow do themselves proud but patient Dublin run out comfortable 12-point winners

Carlow lost Brendan Murphy a red card after 48 minutes.

As it happened: Dublin v Carlow, Leinster SFC quarter-final

Throw-in at Portlaoise is 7pm.

'We've fallen out a few times. He'd have been a lot tougher on me than other fathers with their kids'

We chat to James McCarthy, who is already one of the most successful Dublin footballers of all-time.

# dublin-football-2 - Friday 2 June, 2017

6 changes for Dublin after league final loss to Kerry for Leinster opener with Carlow

The sides meet in Portlaoise tomorrow night.

'They do look flawless. They're winning All-Irelands year in year out'

Turlough O’Brien’s men face a daunting task in Portlaoise tomorrow.

# dublin-football-2 - Thursday 1 June, 2017

From soccer games in the back garden to Dublin senior football team-mates

Michael Fitzsimons was always aware of Con O’Callaghan’s football ability.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 29 May, 2017

'I wouldn't put it down to tiredness - the connection just wasn't exactly the one that I wanted'

Cillian O’Connor reflects on that late free in last year’s All-Ireland final replay.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 22 May, 2017

'From Askea to Adelaide and from Ballon to Bangkok' - Carlow savour memorable Leinster win Set For The Dubs This post contains images

'From Askea to Adelaide and from Ballon to Bangkok' - Carlow savour memorable Leinster win

A six-year losing run in Leinster ended yesterday.

Byrne lands player of the year honour as champions Dublin lead the way in U21 football awards

The Na Fianna club man hit the net in the final success against Galway.

# dublin-football-2 - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Longford slump to 25-point defeat as Dubs cruise into Leinster minor semi-final

Dublin didn’t score for the first 14 minutes but from that point it was one-way traffic.

Who'll claim Sam? Who'll lift Liam? Our writers preview the 2017 GAA championship

Dublin and Tipperary were kings in 2016, who’ll celebrate this year?

# dublin-football-2 - Friday 19 May, 2017

Dublin, Laois and Kildare all make changes with Leinster minor semi-final spots on the line

The quarter-final clashes take place this weekend.

# dublin-football-2 - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Poll: Is Dublin's quest for a Leinster senior football 7-in-a-row a fait accompli? Can Anyone Stop Them? This post contains a poll

Poll: Is Dublin's quest for a Leinster senior football 7-in-a-row a fait accompli?

Dublin are chasing history in the Eastern province.

# dublin-football-2 - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Dublin, Clare, Limerick and Kilkenny to feature in Sky Sports opening 2017 games

The action starts on Saturday 3 June.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 15 May, 2017

Quiz: Test your All-Ireland SFC knowledge ahead of the 2017 season

There’s six games on the agenda this weekend.

# dublin-football-2 - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'I think it's a bit too big and unwieldy' - call for Dublin football championship revamp

Jack McCaffrey feels there are too many teams competing at senior level in the capital.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 8 May, 2017

'Mind games are alive and well' - Spillane, Whelan, Ó Sé and Cooper discuss the Dublin-Kerry narrative

Jim Gavin and Eamonn Fitzmaurice have defended their teams against perceptions they are cynical.

# dublin-football-2 - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

'No regrets' over Africa trip, juggling medicine and football, returning to the Dublin camp

The 2015 Footballer of the Year is back in action for Dublin.

Jim Gavin is staying on as Dubs manager for another two years

Dublin’s All-Ireland winning manager agrees extension until the end of 2019 championship.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 1 May, 2017

Quiz: How well do you remember the last ever All-Ireland U21 football campaign?

Dublin were crowned champions, but what else can you remember?

'They’re probably not the most talented team to put on a blue jersey'

Dessie Farrell says that what Dublin’s U21s lacked in talent, they more than made up for in sheer work-rate.

# dublin-football-2 - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Farrell doesn't see himself as future senior boss as he ends underage reign with Dublin

Dublin saw off Galway in tonight’s All-Ireland final in Tullamore .

A third All-Ireland U21 title in six years for Dublin after final win over Galway

Con O’Callaghan and Aaron Byrne scored goals for the winners.

Have Galway already peaked, the impact of club games on Dublin's build-up and the last ever U21 final

We run through the 5 major talking points ahead of the clash between Dublin and Galway in Tullamore.

Poll: What do you think will be the outcome of Dublin and Galway's All-Ireland U21 final clash? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

# dublin-football-2 - Friday 28 April, 2017

Dublin make one change for All-Ireland final while Galway keep semi-final goalscorer on the bench

The sides meet tomorrow at O’Connor Park in Tullamore.

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