# David Clifford

This month
September 2023
David Clifford scores 0-13 as Fossa stun Austin Stacks
Fossa through to Kerry IFC final following victory on penalties.
Last month
August 2023
Dublin and Kerry's All-Ireland finalists returning to club duty this weekend
Kerry captain David Clifford and brother Paudie will make a headline return to action for Fossa at Austin Stack Park on Saturday.
Final hurt against Dublin, panel depth and Kerry's in-game regrets
There’s a long winter ahead in Kerry to reflect on the learnings from an agonising All-Ireland final defeat.
This year
How Dublin's Fitzsimons did old-fashioned stopper job on Kerry star Clifford
The duel between the Kerry attacker and Dublin defender commanded the attention in Croke Park.
'The David Clifford that exists now is not the one I marked' - Marking Kerry's star
Former Clare defender Gordon Kelly recalls marking David Clifford on his championship debut with Kerry.
Kerry need to help Clifford, Rossies in a shootout and Dubs on the road
A defining day of football action awaits.
'A great way to honour their mother' - Kerry boss hails Clifford brothers after Munster win
A day after their mother Ellen had passed away, the Clifford brothers helped Kerry win the Munster title.
'A great way to honour their mother' - Kerry boss hails Clifford brothers after Munster win
A day after their mother Ellen had passed away, the Clifford brothers helped Kerry win the Munster title.
'Our defence is our backbone - and they've become nearly our biggest attacking threat as well'
Kerry star David Clifford on the Munster final venue debate, Clare’s challenge, and much more.
Clifford returns to no avail as Mayo comfortably beat Kerry
Mayo built their win on a stirring first-half display in Castlebar.
The stunning GAA success for four Kerry stars over the last twelve months
The Clifford brothers, Paul Murphy and Shane Ryan have enjoyed a sparkling run of success.
David Clifford one of six sent off but still inspires Fossa to All-Ireland victory
The reigning footballer of the year finished with 11 of his team’s 19 points in a win over Stewartstown Harps of Tyrone.
Cliffords to the fore as Fossa reach All-Ireland junior final
Fossa are Croke Park-bound after a 12-point victory over Castletown of Meath.
Last year
'We haven't seen the best of him yet' - Clifford's dream year shows the sky is the limit
After leading Kerry to the promised land, 2022 Footballer of the Year David Clifford’s season has continued to get better and better.
Cliffords combine for 1-14 as Fossa crowned Munster junior football champions
The Kerry kingpins played the final 22 minutes with 14 men, but eased past Kilmurry of Cork.
Here are the 10 nominees for RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year
Katie Taylor, David Clifford and Katie McCabe are among the nominees.
Clifford to forego Kerry All-Ireland team holiday as Munster club final awaits
Fossa play in the Munster junior club football final on 11 December.
David Clifford nominated to captain Kerry for the 2023 season
The Fossa man will skipper the Kingdom next year.
2-12 for David Clifford as Fossa crowned Kerry junior champions for the first time
The Clifford brothers combined for 3-14 in the extra-time win at Fitzgerald Stadium.
'When the Gooch retires you think, nobody could be as good. And then David Clifford arrives'
Marc Ó Sé talks about trying to stop the footballer of the year as a club manager in the GAA weekly podcast.
David Clifford scores 0-9 as his club Fossa reach Kerry county final
It will also pit former teammates Marc Ó Sé and Eamonn Fitzmaurice against each other.
David Clifford and Diarmaid Byrnes named 2022 Footballer and Hurler of the Year
Galway’s Jack Glynn and Kilkenny’s Mikey Butler collected the Young Player of the Year awards.
Seven points from Clifford the difference as East Kerry advance to blockbuster semi-final
It was far from a classic in Fitzgerald Stadium as Kenmare Shamrocks came close to a huge upset.
Crowds flocking to watch David Clifford and more of the week's best sportswriting
A selection of pieces that caught our eye this week.
David Clifford: 'It’s tough to take the losses each year but it makes this so much sweeter'
He led Kerry to All-Ireland glory.
David Clifford lands All-Ireland football final man of the match award
Clifford scored eight points in the final.
Injury concerns hang over Con and Clifford: who is more important to their team?
Dublin and Kerry will hope their star forwards can recover from injuries for the All-Ireland semi-final on 10 July.
Good news for David Clifford while rising Kerry defender ruled out for months
Corner-back Dylan Casey, who came on in the Munster Final, is out for the rest of his side’s involvement in the Championship .
'The medical advice was not to play him' - Clifford misses Kerry's Munster final but set for quick return
Kerry coped without their star forward as they ran out 23-point winners in today’s Munster final.
No David Clifford as Kerry make two changes for Munster final against Limerick
Meanwhile, the Shannonsiders have named an unchanged team for Saturday’s battle.
Kerry's Clifford and Tipperary's O'Mara win GAA higher education player of the year awards
Both players starred for UL this spring.
'It doesn't bother me at all' - O'Hora rubbishes backlash to Clifford showdown
The Mayo and Kerry stars clashed during the Division 1 league final.
David Clifford on dealing with expectation, life away from Kerry and missing soccer
The Kerry superstar is happy with the path he is on, taking it all in his stride.
Clifford grabs 1-6 as Kerry claim league title with 15-point hammering of Mayo
Clifford, Gavin White and Jason Foley all scored goals in Croke Park.
'He is a genuine superstar in the ilk of Joe Canning'
Oisín McConville was in the Athletic Grounds last Sunday watching David Clifford up close.
Galway and Kerry players lead the way in Rising Stars Football Team of the Year
Eight counties have players on the team.
Sean O'Shea misses out as Jack O'Connor names Kerry team to face Mayo
David Clifford has been named as captain for the game in Austin Stack Park, Tralee.
Clifford and O'Shea the key scorers as Kerry dominate to defeat Donegal
Testing conditions in Killarney as the home team triumphed.
2-4 for David Clifford as University of Limerick keep Sigerson Cup hopes alive
UL were five-point winners over Queens in tonight’s quarter-final at Abbotstown.
David Clifford shoots 2-7 as UL reach Sigerson quarter-finals with win over Letterkenny
Five points separated the sides in the game in Mayo.