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# dublin-football-2 - Thursday 16 November, 2017

No decision yet on whether Dublin fans will be hitting the road for 2018 Leinster opener

The All-Ireland champions will take on Offaly or Wicklow.

# dublin-football-2 - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

5-time Dublin All-Ireland senior winner Bastick brings his inter-county career to an end

Denis Bastick made his senior championship debut with Dublin in 2009.

# dublin-football-2 - Sunday 5 November, 2017

'The word 'superstar' was bandied about but I know that wasn't all to do with my football ability'

Jason Sherlock spoke to The42 about his new book this week.

# dublin-football-2 - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

The moment James McCarthy's father knew he had something special Family Business This post contains videos

The moment James McCarthy's father knew he had something special

Dad John is no stranger to Gaelic football — himself a former All-Ireland winner with Dublin.

# dublin-football-2 - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

The 22 contenders for eir Sport Sports Book of the Year - including The42's debut

It is the third year of the prize, which was won by ‘What Do You Think of That’ by Kerry footballer Kieran Donaghy in 2016.

# dublin-football-2 - Thursday 5 October, 2017

'It would a bit weird if you were kicking frees in silence' - No issue with sledging for Dubs forward

For Dean Rock, distractions are all part of the game.

# dublin-football-2 - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

'Tupac was one of my biggest teachers growing up': MDMA on his love for hip-hop

Michael Darragh Macauley gave a very revealing interview at Culture Night recently.

# dublin-football-2 - Friday 29 September, 2017

Mannion hits 1-4 as Kilmacud knock out 2016 finalists Castleknock in Dublin quarter-final

Pat Burke also hit the net for the winners.

0-8 for Quinn as reigning champions St Vincent's cruise into Dublin senior semi-finals

The title holders were far too strong for St Sylvester’s tonight.

The GAA cynicism storm means soccer no longer stands alone on the moral low ground

But that isn’t all bad news, writes Tommy Martin.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 25 September, 2017

# dublin-football-2 - Thursday 21 September, 2017

'Kill or be killed' - cynical tactics, the pain of watching an All-Ireland and the outlook for Kerry

Paul Geaney has no qualms with the measures taken in the finale of the All-Ireland decider.

Con O'Callaghan credits Kevin McManamon for his sublime All-Ireland final finish

“You just have to keep the ball low on the ground and if you don’t he’ll save it.”

Winning Sam with the Dubs, the key subs in All-Ireland titles and starting out in triathlons

Bryan Cullen on recent GAA success and a new sporting pursuit.

The Choice - a new Dublin football book is on the way this autumn

Five-time All-Ireland winner Philly McMahon has penned his autobiography.

Here are the players who make the shortlist for the Footballer of the Year awards

McCarthy, Moran, Cluxton and Clarke are in the running.

13 for Dublin and 12 for Mayo in 2017 All-Star football nominations

Tyrone, Kerry, Kildare, Down, Roscommon, Armagh, Monaghan and Donegal also have nominees.

# dublin-football-2 - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Bohan backs clubmate McCaffrey to bounce back from cruciate knee ligament damage

“It’s tough on him, (but) it’s easier having an All-Ireland medal in your pocket.”

# dublin-football-2 - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Over five months on, Rock lands the Croke Park free that Dublin need most

League final miss against Kerry but on target for All-Ireland final against Mayo.

The 8 best footballers to grace the 2017 All-Ireland senior football championship

Five Dubs and three from Mayo on our list.

# dublin-football-2 - Monday 18 September, 2017

Watch: Kevin McManamon leads Dublin fans in celebratory rendition of 'The Rare Auld Times' Sing-Song This post contains videos

Watch: Kevin McManamon leads Dublin fans in celebratory rendition of 'The Rare Auld Times'

The forward, who was a second-half replacement during yesterday’s All-Ireland final, took centre stage at tonight’s homecoming.

In pics: Smithfield turns blue as thousands celebrate Dublin's three-in-a-row

Jim Gavin and his players continued their celebrations in the capital this evening.

Mannion's moment - Dublin forward makes his mark on football's biggest day

The 24-year-old capped off a superb season yesterday.

Analysis: The switch in Cluxton's kickout strategy, O'Connor's free-taking and Dublin turn the screw

The42′s football analyst Rob Carroll breaks down Dublin’s All-Ireland final victory over Mayo.

Dublin's All-Ireland winners visit Crumlin Children's Hospital with Sam Maguire

Jim Gavin said he was ‘privileged and thrilled’ to bring the trophy along to patients and staff.

Watch: It looked like Jack McCaffrey was enjoying himself at Dublin's victory banquet Jack The Lad This post contains videos

Watch: It looked like Jack McCaffrey was enjoying himself at Dublin's victory banquet

The 2015 Footballer of the Year was in flying form.

'They were trying every trick in the book. I think it was a GPS someone threw at him'

James McCarthy saw his Ballymun Kickhams club mate hold his nerve.

The Sunday Game pundits name their 2017 Football Team of the Year

Today’s All-Ireland finalists dominate the selection.

# dublin-football-2 - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match winner from today's thrilling football final?

Dublin’s James McCarthy landed the award.

5 talking points after Dublin triumph and Mayo miss out in All-Ireland battle

The 2017 football season concluded today.

Con O'Callaghan completes one of the great individual 12 months in GAA history

The UCD student picked up his fourth All-Ireland medal in the last 12 months today.

'He's in good spirits' - Dublin wait on verdict on McCaffrey knee injury

The 2015 Footballer of the Year had to depart early in today’s clash.

Who was your All-Ireland SFC final man-of-the-match? Your Say This post contains a poll

Who was your All-Ireland SFC final man-of-the-match?

Dean Rock grabs the headlines, but which other players stood out at Croke Park?

'They're all very difficult to take, too many of them now at this stage'

An emotional Stephen Rochford heaped praise on his players after another heartbreaking one-point defeat.

'I struck it well and the rest is history now': Rock holds his nerve to deliver for Dublin

The Ballymun Kickhams man proved to be the matchwinner again as he slotted over a last-gasp free.

Late Rock free secures Dublin All-Ireland three-in-a-row as Mayo just fall short again

Both sides finished with 14 men in a pulsating decider.

Ciaran Kilkenny as point guard: How basketball has transformed Dublin's style of play

The cross-sport pollination from hoops to Gaelic football will be on show in Croke Park later today.

Poll: Who do you think will win today's All-Ireland football finals at Croke Park? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today's All-Ireland football finals at Croke Park?

Dublin, Mayo, Kerry and Derry will all be key players.

Dubs chase immortality, the McQuillian factor and is 10 a magic Mayo number?

The counties will battle it out for the Sam Maguire Cup at Croke Park.

# dublin-football-2 - Saturday 16 September, 2017

'If you’re in Afghanistan, you don’t stick your head up, you control yourself' - Ex-coach support for Mayo

Former Mayo coach John Morrison believes the time has come for the county to end its All-Ireland senior football drought.

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