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# All-Ireland SFC

Last year
# same same
Barry John Keane on Galway: 'The closest team to Kerry on football that I've played against'
Barry John Keane says the two counties competing in this year’s All-Ireland final are kindred spirits.
# AFL Pals
Derry's 'cool cat' bringing professional skills from Aussie Rules into All-Ireland semi-final
Conor Nash tells The42 about the strengths of his former Hawthorn teammate, and Derry’s star midfielder, Conor Glass.
# not having it
'It's a disgrace that Armagh are out of the championship based on five penalties'
Seán Cavanagh said it was ‘unacceptable’ to use penalty shootouts to determine a winner in an All-Ireland quarter-final.
# Galway GAA
'Scandalous,' 'shame on all involved' - Sunday Game panel slam ugly scenes in Armagh v Galway
Galway’s Seán Kelly and Aidan Nugent of Armagh have both been red-carded over the incident.
# A New Power
'They all seem to be playing for each other and for the manager' - The Armagh revolution
2002 All-Ireland winner Diarmaid Marsden talks about the influence of Stefan Campbell, and Armagh’s impressive 2022 form.
# Reversal
Armagh power past Donegal to book All-Ireland quarter-final
Rian O’Neill fired 1-7 as Kieran McGeeney’s men avenged their defeat in the Ulster SFC and marched on.
# hard work
Mayo outstay Kildare with second half surge to secure quarter-final place
A second-half goal from Oisín Mullin turned the game.
# the banner roar
Clare finish strong to come out on top of Croke Park thriller
Clare are through to only their second All-Ireland SFC quarter-final after edging out Roscommon.
# the line-up
Mayo make two changes for Kildare showdown at Croke Park
Cork, meanwhile, have named an unchanged side to face Limerick.
All time
# future plans
GAA set up task force to implement All-Ireland senior football reform
The newly assembled group will be asked to come up with fresh recommendations ahead of the Association’s Central Council.
# around the corner
Who are the main pretenders to Tyrone's throne as we peer ahead to 2022?
We assess the lie of the football landscape next season.
# No 1
'It wasn't about redemption. It was about Robert Hennelly – the journey'
Some of the people who know him best, on Mayo’s last line of defence.
# caught red handed
Familiar faces have pushed Kieran McGeary into Footballer of the Year frame
‘I was just so excited when I heard they were coming in, it just gives you a lift again.’
Dublin v Mayo, All-Ireland SFC semi-final
Relive all the magic as Mayo finally got the better of Dublin after extra-time.
# Save the Date
All-Ireland football final set for 3pm Saturday throw-in following reshuffle
Kerry and Tyrone’s deferred semi-final also set for a Saturday 3pm throw-in.
# Changing the Guard
'You feel comfortable with Evan in goal' - shades of Cluxton in Dublin's new keeper
Philly McMahon has praised his club-mate for the contribution he has made to the Dublin team.
# Getting closer
Draws for 2021 GAA championships to take place next week
The draws for both the hurling and football championships will be made across next Monday and Tuesday.
# honoured
'Delighted to join such company' - Dublin's McCarthy rejoices with 8th All-Ireland title
The Ballymun Kickhams great has started in all of Dublin’s All-Ireland final wins since 2011.
# Man in the Middle
Meath referee to take charge of All-Ireland senior football final
Meanwhile, Down’s Paul Faloon will take charge of the U20 football decider.
# thumping win
Dublin march into 8th All-Ireland final in 10 years with 15-point win over Cavan
Dublin will face Mayo or Tipperary in the decider on Saturday week.
# Contenders
Assessing the 12 counties left in the hunt for Sam Maguire
19 teams have been eliminated after the opening two weeks of All-ireland SFC action.
# nothing but net
Quiz: Test your knowledge of All-Ireland football final goalscorers
Let’s find out how much you know here.
# 2000: Revisited
Listening to Johnny Cash with Páidí Ó Sé, trash talk in Irish and lifting Sam Maguire on the pitch
The Millennium All-Ireland final was decided by a replay where Kerry got the better of Galway.
# Exiled
London footballers facing possibility of 'one-off' exclusion from 2020 All-Ireland SFC
The UK went into lockdown yesterday.
# Have your say
Open Thread: Who should be crowned 2019 Footballer of the Year?
Con O’Callaghan, Stephen Cluxton and Jack McCaffrey lead the race.
Dublin v Kerry, All-Ireland SFC final replay
Follow the action from Croke Park as Dublin chase their five-in-a-row dream and Kerry seek to usurp them (throw-in 6pm).
# goalkeepers union
‘Stephen’s a good, noble character. It’s no surprise that he’s still playing at this level at nearly 38’
All-Ireland winning goalkeeper in 2013 Shane Supple on working closely with Dublin captain Stephen Cluxton.
# Have your say
Poll: What's your prediction for today's All-Ireland football final replay?
Dublin and Kerry prepare to meet for round two.
# Hands Up
'It's hard to argue with Gough's decision' - Whelan rows back from criticism on Cooper dismissal
The Dublin defender was sent off with two yellow cards in the All-Ireland final against Kerry.
# Comment
It wasn't a perfect game but the All-Ireland final was something football fans badly needed
Fans were relieved to see a competitive game on the biggest day of the season.
# Man in the Middle
Cork's Conor Lane to referee All-Ireland final replay as ticket prices reduced
Dublin and Kerry will battle it out once more for the Sam Maguire in two weeks.
Dublin v Kerry, All-Ireland senior football final
Can Kerry stop Dublin’s drive for five? The action starts at Croke Park at 3.30pm.
Brogan and O'Gara miss out on matchday squad again as Dublin chase history
Rory O’Carroll has also been left out ahead of today’s All-Ireland final against Kerry.
# Your Say
Poll: What's your prediction for today's All-Ireland football final?
Dublin or Kerry?
# Let's Get Quizzical
Quiz: How much do you know about the Dublin v Kerry rivalry?
The old foes will do battle in the All-Ireland final this weekend.
# Not good enough
'It doesn’t give the players enough respect' - Kerry star calls for bigger gap before All-Ireland semi-final
Paul Murphy feels there should be at least a two-week gap after the last Super 8s game.
# Back In The Game
Kerry star O'Brien cleared for All-Ireland final after successful black card appeal
The Kenmare forward received the sanction in their Super 8s clash with Meath.
# Have your say
Kerry v Tyrone player ratings: Geaney, Clifford and O'Brien shine in Kingdom's semi-final win
Here’s what we thought, but readers can vote for each player on a rating of 1-10, too!
Kerry v Tyrone, All-Ireland football semi-final
So it’s Kerry who’ll be facing five in-a-row chasing Dublin in the final.
# Prediction time
Poll: Who will the All-Ireland semi-final between Kerry and Tyrone?
Mickey Harte’s side will be hoping to return to the decider at the expense of the Kingdom.