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#Dessie Farrell

# dessie-farrell - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

'I don’t understand why people who don’t play the game, get to make the decisions'

Mickey Harte, Dessie Farrell and Niall Morgan offer contrasting views on the GAA’s new backpass rule.

# dessie-farrell - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Tyrone down Farrell's Dubs as late Brennan goal seals the deal at stormy Healy Park

The Red Hand inflicted a first league defeat on the new Dublin manager, who made an interesting statement afterwards.

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Dublin defender Cooper set for return as he enjoys life under childhood hero Farrell

‘It is nice to get a different voice and different perspective,’ the six-time All-Ireland winner says.

# dessie-farrell - Friday 31 January, 2020

Moving on from Kerry job, Galvin's role with Wexford and the change in Dublin

Eamonn Fitzmaurice cannot see himself ever managing a county other than Kerry.

# dessie-farrell - Sunday 26 January, 2020

After Clifford and Fenton's heroics, Keane and Farrell give exhibition in art of saying nothing

Neither manager gave much away after last night’s entertaining draw.

# dessie-farrell - Sunday 12 January, 2020

23 substitutions, row on the terrace and referee escorted off - Farrell reign enjoys colourful start

The new Dublin manager lost his first game in charge yesterday.

# dessie-farrell - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Con O'Callaghan's brother bags two goals but Dessie Farrell era begins in Longford defeat

Niall O’Callaghan’s brace couldn’t prevent Dublin from falling to Longford in the O’Byrne Cup semi-final.

'The squad does need an injection of new faces and new blood'

Dessie Farrell opens up about his decision to take on the Dublin job.

# dessie-farrell - Friday 10 January, 2020

Dublin confirm Cluxton staying on for 20th season and Connolly also to return

Dessie Farrell has revealed that the star goalkeeper is staying on.

# dessie-farrell - Thursday 9 January, 2020

12 young Dubs who could make a breakthrough under Dessie Farrell in 2020

Dessie Farrell will take charge of his first game as Dublin boss this weekend.

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

'He was the most important person in my life outside of my family for seven years'

Jack McCaffrey says former Dublin manager Jim Gavin left a massive impact on him.

# dessie-farrell - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Dublin appoint Dessie Farrell as new senior football manager

The 1995 All-Ireland winner takes over from Jim Gavin.

# dessie-farrell - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Dessie Farrell's reign over Na Fianna begins with 14-point victory against 13-man Sylvesters

The Mobhi Road side were without Dublin defenders Jonny Cooper and Eoin Murchan.

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Dublin All-Ireland U21 and minor winning football boss to take over Na Fianna senior side

Dessie Farrell will be in charge at club level in 2019.

# dessie-farrell - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Farrell doesn't see himself as future senior boss as he ends underage reign with Dublin

Dublin saw off Galway in tonight’s All-Ireland final in Tullamore .

# dessie-farrell - Friday 28 April, 2017

Dublin make one change for All-Ireland final while Galway keep semi-final goalscorer on the bench

The sides meet tomorrow at O’Connor Park in Tullamore.

# dessie-farrell - Friday 21 April, 2017

'Morally wrong' to make Dublin U21 footballers face choice between club and county

The dilemma has risen ahead of the All-Ireland U21 final.

# dessie-farrell - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Dublin U21 players withdraw from club duty ahead of All-Ireland football final

The 2017 Dublin senior football championship starts tonight.

# dessie-farrell - Saturday 15 April, 2017

As It Happened: Dublin v Donegal, All-Ireland U21 football semi-final

There was a final spot on offer at Kingspan Breffni Park.

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Fresh from All-Ireland club win, Con O'Callaghan starts for Dublin U21s tonight

Dessie Farrell makes two changes to the Dubs side that beat Westmeath.

# dessie-farrell - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Gaelic Players Association appoints its new chief exec to take over from Dessie Farrell

GPA president Dermot Earley will take up his new role next month.

# dessie-farrell - Thursday 15 December, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Ronaldo scores his 500th goal, Rio Ferdinand's Christmas gift and all today's sport

Plus, the details on Bellator 169/BAMMA 27 which takes tomorrow at the 3Arena.

Here's how much the new €6.9m GPA government deal is worth for an inter-county GAA player

The three-year package was announced yesterday.

After 14 years with GPA, Farrell can't see himself as future Dublin senior boss

Tomorrow Farrell’s stint as GPA CEO draws to a close.

# dessie-farrell - Thursday 29 September, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Dubs reject Keegan campaign claims, Paulie's speech and today's sport

Elsewhere, Munster’s Peter O’Mahony could finally make his return to action this weekend while Roy Keane is having none of Theo Walcott.

Dessie Farrell to step down as Gaelic Players Association chief GPA

Dessie Farrell to step down as Gaelic Players Association chief

He’ll leave at the end of the year.

# dessie-farrell - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

'A win-win for everybody', funding ex-GAA players surgeries and aiding nutrition costs

Dessie Farrell and Seamus Hickey reflect on the new GAA-GPA deal.

# dessie-farrell - Friday 15 April, 2016

Dessie Farrell makes two changes to Dublin team for All-Ireland U21 semi-final

They will do battle with Mayo in Tullamore tomorrow with a spot in the decider on the line.

# dessie-farrell - Friday 1 April, 2016

One change each for Dublin and Kildare as All-Ireland club winners named on the bench

No place in the side announced for Ballyboden St-Enda’s Shane Clayton and Colm Basquel.

# dessie-farrell - Friday 27 November, 2015

'We don't operate on the basis of rabble rousing' - GPA defends role in Galway and Mayo heaves

Dessie Farrell calls for charter to govern inter-county appointments.

# dessie-farrell - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Managers must step up to stamp out 'horrible' GAA sledging -- Farrell

The GPA boss says on-field verbal abuse is ‘horrible to look at’.

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Dessie Farrell - 'Hurling is in a really strong place at the minute, football is lagging way behind'

The GPA chief offers his views on where change is needed in Gaelic football.

'He has been through a very difficult time but has showed great courage'

GPA CEO Dessie Farrell has praised Tipperary hurler Noel McGrath after his testicular cancer battle.

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

'There was a degree of inevitability' that a GAA player would fail a drugs test

GPA Chief Executive Dessie Farrell speaks out after a week that cast the drugs issue into the spotlight

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

New report on 'overwhelmed' student GAA players makes for concerning reading

‘Problem period’ in GAA calendar leading to academic, financial and personal pressure.

# dessie-farrell - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Tipperary and Dublin U21 teams named for Saturday's All-Ireland semi-final

The sides clash at O’Connor Park in Tullamore.

# dessie-farrell - Saturday 4 April, 2015

The Dublin U21 manager wants to protect his players from burnout

Dessie Farrell wants to talk to senior boss Jim Gavin about managing his players’ game-time.

# dessie-farrell - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Dublin name unchanged side for Leinster U21 sem-final clash with Longford

Cormac Costello has been left out.

# dessie-farrell - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

No Costello but Dublin have 7 from All-Ireland winning team for Leinster opener

Dublin travel to O’Moore Park tomorrow night to face Laois.

# dessie-farrell - Thursday 15 January, 2015

'Funding will definitely be on the table' - GPA set for talks with GAA on new agreement

The current GAA-GPA agreement expires at the end of December 2015.

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