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#Ciaran Whelan

# ciaran-whelan - Sunday 28 June, 2020

'I wouldn’t like to be that player heading back to the county' - Spillane suggests 'golden score' rather than penalties

Championship games will have to be decided on the day this year.

# ciaran-whelan - Monday 2 September, 2019

'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.

# ciaran-whelan - Monday 27 May, 2019

TV Wrap: Too much well-worn talk, not enough action on The Sunday Game

The best argument for tiering the football championships is that it will end the talk of tiering the football championships.

# ciaran-whelan - Monday 21 May, 2018

Spillane claims weaker counties 'being forgotten about', while Whelan wants 13-a-side game trialled

Both men appeared on The Sunday Game last night.

# ciaran-whelan - Monday 10 April, 2017

'I'm sure Colm must be cringing himself, it was like the death of Lady Diana'

Joe Brolly isn’t impressed by the media’s supposed ‘eulogising’ of Kerry legend Colm Cooper.

# ciaran-whelan - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: McIlroy disses Olympic golf, money talks for Pelle and all today's sport

Elsewhere, Dan Martin remains on Chris Froome’s tail and Thierry Henry has chosen Sky Sports over Arsenal.

Mickey Harte criticises Ciaran Whelan's stance on Aidan O'Shea 'dive'

The Sunday Game pundit was adamant last August that Tiernan McCann should make an immediate public apology for diving.

# ciaran-whelan - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Irish stars set for Six Nations return and all today’s sport

There’s midweek Premier League games and we take a trip to a top trainer’s yard ahead of Cheltenham.

Bringing in the mark to Gaelic football is 'off the wall' - Dublin star Whelan

Whelan has seen the mark rule in use during the Leinster minor league recently and has concerns.

# ciaran-whelan - Monday 14 December, 2015

6 top RTÉ pundits reveal their biggest Gaelic Football regrets in brilliant new book

In a fascinating new book, 150 Gaelic Football legends outline the biggest regrets from their careers.

# ciaran-whelan - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

'I met Dad and my family at the final whistle, thinking of Mam, thinking of Mam always' Kicking Kings This post contains videos

'I met Dad and my family at the final whistle, thinking of Mam, thinking of Mam always'

All-Ireland final man of the match Brian Fenton reflects on a dream debut season at inter-county level.

# ciaran-whelan - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Was Ciaran Whelan too soft on Dublin? Here's his defence of Sunday Game views

The pundit went on Newstalk last night to address the issue.

# ciaran-whelan - Monday 10 August, 2015

'It's beginning to follow them around like a bad smell' - Tyrone savaged on The Sunday Game

Colm O’Rourke and Ciaran Whelan didn’t mince their words last night.

# ciaran-whelan - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

'Every time expectation rises Cork seem to let you down' - Ciarán Whelan

“Their biggest challenge is psychological,” says former Dubs star.

# ciaran-whelan - Monday 11 May, 2015

Whelan: 'Dubs have no problem playing outside Croke Park, that's Leinster Council's problem'

Those sentiments were echoed by the GAA President.

# ciaran-whelan - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Nothing to get excited about in 'stale' Gaelic football Championship structure -- Ciaran Whelan

The former midfielder believes it’s time some of the provincial boundaries were redrawn to make for a nine-month long Championship season.

# ciaran-whelan - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Spillane, O'Rourke, Whelan and O'Hara on how to beat the Dubs

The Sunday Game’s pundits have attempted to figure out how Jim Gavin’s side should be stopped.

# ciaran-whelan - Friday 30 August, 2013

Ciarán Whelan steps down as selector ahead of International Rules series

Former Galway footballer Jarlath Fallon has been asked in to join Paul Earley’s backroom staff.

# ciaran-whelan - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Semi-final focus: Johnny Doyle and Ciaran Whelan on where Mayo v Tyrone will be won and lost

The first All-Ireland football semi-final will be decided in Croke Park tomorrow.

# ciaran-whelan - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Whelan: Cooper and Kilkenny comparison is 'ludicrous'

Former Dublin star dismisses Joe Brolly’s renewed criticism of Gooch.

# ciaran-whelan - Friday 12 July, 2013

Friday Legend Focus: 10 questions for Dublin's Ciaran Whelan

Brian O’Driscoll, Barney Rock, The US Masters and Paul Mannion all come up for discussion.

# ciaran-whelan - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

It's Your Ciaran Whelan Pretending to be Jimi Hendrix Pic of the Day

The ex-Dubs star was launching the 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin half marathon.

# ciaran-whelan - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Whelan warns of 'teething problems' with black card GAA

Whelan warns of 'teething problems' with black card

The former Dublin player also declared his opposition to the introduction of the mark.

Ciaran Whelan: 'I think they are going to be the team to beat'

The Dublin footballers have got the seal of approval from one of their former players.

# ciaran-whelan - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Ciaran Whelan unveiled as Irish International Rules selector

Meanwhile Tyrone’s John Devine has announced his retirement from inter-county football.

# ciaran-whelan - Friday 15 February, 2013

PICS: Billy and Micko meet again as stars turn out for Croker charity match True Colours This post contains images

PICS: Billy and Micko meet again as stars turn out for Croker charity match

The two managerial greats turned out for match in aid of the Alan Kerins Projects.

# ciaran-whelan - Monday 16 July, 2012

Duffy: "There was nothing sneaky or dishonest about the way that the GAA dealt with this matter."

The GAA Director-General has reacted against the views expressed by Kildare manager Kieran McGeeney after yesterday’s All-Ireland qualifier.

# ciaran-whelan - Saturday 24 September, 2011

The long goodbye? Speculation mounts as signs point to Gilroy's exit

The Dubs boss seemed very uncertain about his future on last night’s Late Late Show.

# ciaran-whelan - Sunday 18 September, 2011

In pictures: the Kilmacud Crokes Sevens Capital Gains This post contains images

In pictures: the Kilmacud Crokes Sevens

Some of Gaelic football’s biggest names lined out for the annual tournament in the capital this weekend.

# ciaran-whelan - Friday 10 June, 2011

Put it up? Ciaran Whelan calls for video technology while McCrabbe looks to umpires White FLag This post contains videos

Put it up? Ciaran Whelan calls for video technology while McCrabbe looks to umpires

The debate about Hawkeye, video technology and family members on the posts rumbles as on as two Dublin heroes weigh in.