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Dublin: 10°C Wednesday 21 October 2020

Saturday 3 October, 2020

Phenomenal club exploits but tough test awaits, the Cora factor and 'a real eye-opener' coaching in the men's game

Carnacon captain Fiona McHale leads the Mayo powerhouse into battle against Kilkerrin/Clonberne in today’s Connacht senior club semi-final.

Saturday 19 September, 2020

'My parents haven’t missed a match, ever' - aiming for 39 in-a-row without biggest fans watching on

Ballymacarbry joint-captain Aileen Wall hopes to lead her club to a 39th straight Waterford SFC title this weekend.

Saturday 29 August, 2020

'It just reminded me of how much I enjoyed football' - Cork great loving Dublin club player-manager role

Multiple All-Ireland champion Valerie Mulcahy is hoping to steer Ballyboden St Enda’s to the Dublin senior final.

Saturday 25 July, 2020

'I’ve loved being back home and being able to commit to club' - three championship games in six days for two teams

Cork star Áine Terry O’Sullivan is facing into a hectic schedule with Beara and West Cork.

Saturday 4 July, 2020

‘It’s nearly a drug for me, especially as you get older and you have kids'

Therese Scott is back in the Monaghan fold.

Saturday 30 May, 2020

Life as a new Garda, a whirlwind year and love for club and county as football takes a backseat

‘Every day is different,’ says Sligo’s Denise McGrath. ‘With every call you never know what’s coming around the corner. It’s a very exciting job.’

Saturday 9 May, 2020

'I think it's terribly sad what’s going on in Mayo' - From the Green and Red to Connacht rivals Galway

Galway ladies coach Frank Browne details his journey from Mayo to the Tribe, and calls for mediation to solve the problems in his former county.

Tuesday 28 April, 2020

'He is still in the induced coma, he is still on a ventilator' - Kerry star on father's Covid-19 battle

‘We haven’t seen him since he went in to hospital, which is the toughest part,’ says Fiadhna Tagney.

Saturday 25 April, 2020

'It’s nice to see your son or daughter receive an All-Ireland cup in Croke Park. That was very special for him'

Former Kerry ladies captain Eileen Lawlor (Dardis) is the holder of 10 All-Ireland senior medals and a member of the Kingdom nine-in-a-row winning team.

Saturday 21 March, 2020

'It is kind of surreal, sometimes you think you are dreaming. Then you realise it’s real life'

Galway star and medical professional Tracey Leonard is on the frontline in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.

Sunday 8 March, 2020

Galway return to top of Division 1 table as Dublin ease relegation worries

A round-up of all the action across the Lidl National Football League action.

Saturday 7 March, 2020

Four-goal Galway beat Roscommon to claim second straight Connacht U20 title

Tomo Culhane, Jonathan McGrath, Ryan and Cian Monahan netted one apiece as the Tribe comfortably saw off Roscommon.

Sunday 26 January, 2020

Tipp star lands late equaliser to hold All-Ireland champions Dublin as Déise overcome Galway

Aishling Moloney converted a free to ensure a share of the spoils.

Canning and Haran combine for 0-18 as Galway begin league with 17-point win

The Tribesmen got the better of Westmeath in Pearse Stadium.

Thursday 16 January, 2020

Heffernan eyes vacant Irish hooker slot after inclusion in Farrell's Six Nations squad

‘Obviously Rory Best had the jersey pretty much locked down for the last number of years. There probably is a bit of an opening there.’

Sunday 12 January, 2020

NUIG's Finnerty strikes 1-9 but champions UCC survive test to progress in Sigerson Cup

There was plenty action elsewhere in the Electric Ireland Sigerson Cup today.

0-12 for NUIG's Niland but Conway's 0-7 tally helps UCC to win Fitzgibbon Cup opener

A two-point success today for the champions in Dangan.

Saturday 4 January, 2020

Connacht go to RDS believing they can break Leinster streak

‘Generally when results go against us it’s…us shooting ourselves in the foot.’

Football and education first for two-time Tipp All-Ireland winner, but lure of AFLW remains

‘I have been approached by a few AFL clubs about going over, but it is not something that suits me at the minute,’ says Aishling Moloney.

Thursday 2 January, 2020

Quinn Roux's hopes of Six Nations role dashed by surgery on hand injury

The 29-year-old Connacht lock was recently called into Andy Farrell’s first Irish get-together.

Wednesday 1 January, 2020

McAllister's citing dismissal 'good for rugby' according to Connacht boss Friend

‘I totally get that we need to protect the player, but we play a collision sport where accidents do happen.’

Tuesday 31 December, 2019

Connacht struggle for numbers but insist Carty and Aki must be rested

Friend says he is keen to give them time to rest up after a hectic few months.

'You have to move on' - Last year's final failure to fuel St Thomas in showdown with Borris-Ileigh

Donal Cooney says the Galway side are ready to go in the All-Ireland semi-final this weekend.

Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Galway add former Mayo manager to set-up, but star player hit with another serious knee injury

Frank Browne joins Tim Rabbitt’s management team, having last been over the Dublin camógs.

Thursday 12 December, 2019

Boyle keen to atone for errors that kept him out of Connacht's loss in Gloucester

The back row was dropped for the trip to England, but is ready to help his side mount an unlikely playoff push.

Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Fainga’a adds to Connacht's injury woes as flanker to miss Gloucester and Munster games

Head coach Andy Friend will also be without Tiernan O’Halloran and Kieran Marmion for the games.

Saturday 7 December, 2019

Former minor star bags 2-4 as Galway begin O'Neill era with victory over Brian Lohan's Clare

The Tribesmen got the better of the Banner in Ballinderreen.

Saturday 30 November, 2019

Porch on the double as Connacht power past Southern Kings

Bundee Aki opened the scoring just days after signing a new contract with the province.

Sunday 24 November, 2019

Corofin survive second-half Pearses surge to deliver fourth straight Connacht title

The Galway kingpins had six points to spare over the Roscommon champions.

Thursday 21 November, 2019

Tom Farrell eager to size himself up against Toulouse

The centre was left as a bystander on the bench when Connacht last travelled to face the French giants.

Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Friend keen on new deal for Aki 'but that's a decision that rests with the IRFU'

The Connacht head coach hopes the Ireland centre will join Kieran Marmion by signing a new contract.

Saturday 16 November, 2019

'We have a team again, that's hugely important to me. If we capped it off with a win it would be very, very sweet'

Cork legend Rena Buckley has come full circle with her club Donoughmore – and is seeking a 21st national title next weekend.

Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Larkham happy at Munster, but wants Wallabies job 'at some stage'

The departure of Michael Cheika after the World Cup has freed up the top rugby job in his native Australia.

Saturday 2 November, 2019

Goggin determined to avenge Cardiff defeat

Ray Lee-lo will again be in situ for the Blues as a reminder of last season’s 37-13 loss.

Sunday 20 October, 2019

Sice saves the day for All-Ireland club champions Corofin and sends Galway football final to a replay

The seven-in-a-row bid lives on after Corofin avoided a massive upset at the hands of Tuam Stars.

Sunday 15 September, 2019

Louth seal All-Ireland junior crown with impressive win over Fermanagh

Kate Flood led the way for the Wee County.

Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Dublin star Rowe targeting repeat of 'dream come true' performance against Cork in Croker

The top two in ladies football go head-to-head for an All-Ireland final spot at HQ on Sunday.

Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Italy building on Treviso efforts to 'break the chains' of old order

Dean Budd was part of the Benetton side who pushed Munster close at the business end of the Pro14 campaign.

Tuesday 6 August, 2019

'He’s brilliant and he’s a legend': Italy must do everything to hang onto O'Shea, says Goosen

Defence coach Marius Goosen believes it is paramount that the Azzurri hang onto O’Shea.

Sunday 4 August, 2019

'We talk about the snowflake generation. The dedication, the commitment - I'm proud to be a Cork man today'

Keith Ricken lamented his young players after Cork were crowned U20 All-Ireland champions yesterday.

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