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# kildare-football - Monday 19 June, 2017

Analysis: Kildare's physicality and pace key as Meath's lack of tackling and aggression prove costly

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday’s game.

12 months on from his darkest day as Kildare boss, how Cian O'Neill got them back on track

Kildare are back in their first Leinster final in eight years.


# kildare-football - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Johnny Doyle: There's an excitement around this Kildare team that hasn't been there since 2011

The42′s columnist looks back at Kildare’s stunning victory over Meath last night.

# kildare-football - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Ex-professionals impress for Kildare, strength of Cian O'Neill's bench and Meath head for the backdoor

We run through 5 talking points after Kildare’s Leinster semi-final win over Meath today.

# kildare-football - Friday 16 June, 2017

Kildare and Meath both unchanged for Leinster semi-final clash

If it ain’t broke, why fix it?

# kildare-football - 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.

# kildare-football - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Kildare hammer Laois to march on in Leinster

The Lilywhites had 14 points to spare over their near neighbours today.

# kildare-football - Friday 2 June, 2017

3 new forwards in Kildare team after league final defeat to Galway as Laois keep the faith

The sides face off in Tullamore on Sunday.

# kildare-football - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Kildare minors stay on course for third straight Leinster crown with come from behind win over Laois

Louth enjoyed a narrow victory against Offaly.

# kildare-football - 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.

# kildare-football - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

'No forcing or pressuring' - Kildare boss to give Brophy time after Aussie Rules career in Perth ends

Cian O’Neill admits Paddy Brophy could be a huge addition to the Kildare squad.

# kildare-football - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Boost for Kildare football as Brophy ends Aussie Rules career to return to Ireland

Brophy moved to West Coast Eagles in October 2014.

# kildare-football - Friday 21 April, 2017

Dublin, Kildare and Laois unveil starting sides for Leinster minor football openers

The provincial clashes take place tomorrow.

# kildare-football - Monday 10 April, 2017

Cian O'Neill feels pre-match nerves were an issue for Kildare before they played Galway

Kildare went down by two points to Galway in the Division 2 decider.

# kildare-football - Sunday 9 April, 2017

A first senior football win for Galway in Croke Park since 2001 as they defeat Kildare

Kevin Walsh’s side finished strongly in today’s Division 2 league final.

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Poll: Who do you think will be crowned league champions in Croke Park today?

Dublin, Kerry, Galway and Kildare fans will be keeping a close eye on today’s action.

# kildare-football - Friday 7 April, 2017

Kildare make 13 changes for final with Galway as Banty names Wexford side for league decider

There’s silverware on offer in Croke Park this weekend.

# kildare-football - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Galway seal promotion to Division 1 with narrow victory over much-changed Kildare

Galway only needed a draw from today’s game to secure promotion.

# kildare-football - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Late McManus penalty saves Monaghan, Kildare celebrate promotion and big wins for Galway and Meath

Kildare are going up to Division 1 and Galway may join them.

# kildare-football - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Super sub Slattery at the double as Kildare take a big step towards promotion

The half-time substitute bagged two goals in the second period.

# kildare-football - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

3 late Longford points help them upset home side Kildare in Leinster U21 quarter-final

A semi-final with Dublin awaits in the EirGrid Leinster U21 football championship.

As it happened: Dublin v Westmeath, Kildare v Longford - Leinster U21FC match tracker

Offaly, Wexford, Wicklow and Louth were also in action tonight.

# kildare-football - Monday 20 February, 2017

Ex-Aussie Rules player departs Kildare panel as serious hip injury takes its toll

Sean Hurley only recently returned from a couple of injury-hit seasons in the AFL.

# kildare-football - Sunday 12 February, 2017

McCormack delivers superb display as Lilywhites convincingly dispatch Cork

The corner-forward grabbed a goal and two points from play as his side sit top of Division 2.

# kildare-football - Friday 10 February, 2017

Colm O'Neill gets the nod to start for Cork after his five-point show last weekend

Peadar Healy has named his team to face Kildare on Sunday.

# kildare-football - Sunday 5 February, 2017

3 goals and a 10 point win for Kildare in flying league start against Meath

Cian O’Neill’s side rebounded from that disappointing loss to Dublin.

# kildare-football - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Dubs challenge next for Kildare in O'Byrne Cup while Louth set for battle with Meath

Goals central to the Lilywhites victory over Offaly today.

# kildare-football - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

35-point win for Kildare in O'Byrne Cup while Meath and Laois on course for battle to reach semi-finals

The second round of group games in the Leinster competition took place tonight.

# kildare-football - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Niall Kelly goal helps strong Kildare side to O'Byrne Cup win over Longford

The Lilywhites are up and running for 2017.

# kildare-football - Monday 28 November, 2016

Back from AFL life with Fremantle to give Kildare football a boost for 2017

Sean Hurley is making an inter-county return.

# kildare-football - Friday 16 September, 2016

One change to Kerry team ahead of All-Ireland Minor Football final

Brian Friel, who was a late injury withdrawal to the side’s semi-final victory over Kildare, is set to feature.

# kildare-football - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

What's it like to prepare for an All-Ireland final as a referee?

John Bannon has been in charge of two football finals.

# kildare-football - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Kerry see off Kildare by 22 points to keep All-Ireland minor three-in-a-row bid alive

Galway await in the decider now on 18 September.

# kildare-football - Monday 1 August, 2016

Kildare see off Mayo to book place in All-Ireland minor semi-final

The Leinster champions got off to a dream start with a scintillating goal from the outstanding Jack Robinson.

# kildare-football - Monday 18 July, 2016

The 2016 All-Ireland minor quarter-final line up is now known

Kildare and Donegal lifted provincial titles yesterday.

# kildare-football - Sunday 17 July, 2016

More Leinster minor glory for Kildare as they enjoy 11-point victory over Laois

It’s back-to-back Leinster minor crowns for the Lilywhites.

# kildare-football - Friday 15 July, 2016

136th Mayo appearance for Andy Moran this weekend as two changes made for Kildare test

Donal Vaughan is also selected by Stephen Rochord.

# kildare-football - Monday 11 July, 2016

Football qualifier fixture details confirmed with Mayo-Kildare clash set for Sky Sports

All the round 3 games will take place this Saturday.

Mayo and Kildare set for showdown after today's All-Ireland football qualifiers draw

Cavan will renew their rivalry with Derry in an all-Ulster affair.

# kildare-football - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Kildare bounce back to kick-start their championship with Offaly win

Neil Flynn led the way with five points for Cian O’Neill’s men.

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