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Gaa - Today’s News

Galway All-Ireland winner Donnellan announces his retirement

Donnellan won two league titles, two Leinster titles and a Celtic Cross during his 10-year career.

Gaa - Yesterday’s News

'If Gaelic wants to go down that route of paying players, I think it would potentially ruin it' - Mooney

Caolan’s Mooney’s club Rostrevor take on Sean Cavanagh’s Moy in the Ulster IFC final on Sunday.

The All-Ireland winner who retired at 25 after eight concussions - 'It's not about me, it's about the issue'

Diarmaid McNulty had to call time on playing GAA but wants others to avoid the same outcome.

'It's good to see the conversation has changed and we can now be critical of women's sport'

Sharon Hutchinson of is speaking at the Exploring Gender Equality in Irish Sport conference this weekend.

'It's great to be at the top of the pile rather than the bottom': From relegation play-off to Leinster run

Padraig McKeever and Simonstown Gaels have come a long way in a short space of time.

Marty Clarke begins his inter-county coaching career with Cavan U20s

The 30-year-old retired from club football earlier this year.

Munster club kingpins to face new 'Super Six' format in 2018 Limerick hurling championship

Na Piarsaigh will be aiming for back-to-back titles for the first time.

Signed up in Sydney - Tipperary star O'Riordan secures new Aussie Rules contract

He’ll remain with the Sydney Swans until the end of 2019.

Lee Keegan pours cold water on 'false rumour' he has been diagnosed with serious illness

But the Mayo defender will miss the majority of the 2018 league campaign after undergoing two hip operations.

Gaa - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Kilmacud Crokes announce appointment of Anthony Daly as new hurling boss

Daly replaces his former Banner team-mate Ollie Baker.

'That's where I started to pick up on the free-taking, watching him': Bryan Sheehan on Maurice Fitz

Sheehan announced his retirement on Sunday after 13 seasons with the Kerry seniors.

'It put it into huge perspective' - freak injury to defender spurring Nemo on in Munster bid

Paul Kerrigan on Nemo’s motivation after Cian McWhinney’s injury.

'I’ve tried my best to annoy him and it hasn’t worked yet': Heslin on his three in-a-row-winning manager

Luke Dempsey has won five senior inter-county titles in the last five years with two different clubs.

'He has kicks in his locker that I don't think anyone else has' - Kerry's dead ball specialist

Johnny Buckley was well aware of the prowess of his retired Kerry team-mate Bryan Sheehan.

'The club wants to go places and I'm in the same boat' - The AFL's latest Irish import

Galway’s Cillian McDaid has signed for Melbourne side Carlton.

Working with Wasps rugby as a physio and playing with Limerick club as Munster winning hurler

Life in England hasn’t stopped David Breen lining out for Na Piarsaigh.

Gaa - Monday 20 November, 2017

8-time All-Ireland senior champion with Cork undecided over inter-county future

As Aoife Murray mulls over what lies ahead in 2018, she’s also unsure whether her brother Paudie will stay on as manager.

From torn cruciate in club football game to Munster hurling champion in the space of 15 months

Kevin Downes had plenty reason to savour yesterday’s success in Thurles.

Suspension of county defender a major blow as Offaly champions plot for Con O'Callaghan

Kilcormac/Killoughey are hoping to dethrone Cuala in the Leinster club hurling final on Sunday week.

'A massive step' - 8 counties represented in historic camogie All-Star trip to Madrid

‘It’s a really positive step in the right direction.’

'You could see two lads playing pool and the blood vessels would be bursting on their necks trying to win'

Rathnew goalkeeper Peter Dignam believes competitiveness is “hardwired” into people from the village.

'The lads will be gutted' - another tough day at the office for Waterford hurlers

Ballygunner’s players suffered that losing feeling again.

'It's actually crazy when you think of where we were' - the rise of Na Piarsaigh

Manager Shane O’Neill knows well how far the Limerick club have journeyed.

Ex-Clare boss Maughan savours Connacht club success as much as 1992 Munster glory

It was a memorable day for Lahardane yesterday.

Gaa - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Cavan Gaels set-up Slaughtneil showdown after 7-goal classic in Clones

Elsewhere, John Maughan led Lahardane MacHales to the Connacht junior title.

Cork's Kanturk keep brilliant 2017 winning run going with Munster hurling final success

Clare’s Kilmaley were edged out by a single point at the Gaelic Grounds.

Brilliant Cora Staunton inspires Carnacon to first All-Ireland final in four years

The Mayo and Connacht champions saw off first-time Ulster champions St Macartan’s.

Former Kerry captain Sheehan calls time on glittering inter-county career

The 32-year-old helped the Kingdom to five All-Ireland titles and nine Munster crowns.

Champs again! Na Piarsaigh the kings of Munster as they lift fourth senior crown

Slaughtneil await in the All-Ireland semi-final.

Con O'Callaghan stars with 1-3 as Cuala make it back to 3rd successive Leinster final

St Martin’s finished with 13 men in Parnell Park.

Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay

Beaten finalists Gort in 2016, Gort advanced to another Galway senior hurling championship decider.

As it happened: Ballygunner v Na Piarsaigh, Cuala v St Martin's, Sunday club GAA match tracker

The Munster club hurling final and Leinster club hurling semi-finals are all down for decision today.

Buffon's tears, Swedish chefs and Bundee's debut - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

One club can't stop winning in Munster, the other craves a senior hurling breakthrough

Na Piarsaigh and Ballygunner get set to face off in Thurles today.

The two neighbouring Monaghan clubs gunning for All-Ireland final spots at the exact same time

Latton are in the intermediate semi-final later today, while Corduff are in the last four of the junior competition.

Opinion: It's time to scrap the irrelevant pre-season GAA competitions

The upcoming pre-season leagues are due to start at the end of December and beginning of January.

Gaa - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Dramatic extra-time goal sees Mourneabbey make third All-Ireland club final in four years

Mourneabbey made it through to a third All-Ireland decider in four years thanks to a brilliant performance from Laura Fitzgerald.

'Michael Murphy was hit by everything bar the chairs in the stand today' - Kernan

Ireland boss Joe Kernan was irked by the treatment Murphy received during the second test in Perth.

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