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#Dessie Farrell

# dessie-farrell - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Ruthless Dublin always find a way to win and end any dreams of a 2020 sporting breakthrough
# Dominant Dubs
# Dominant Dubs

Ruthless Dublin always find a way to win and end any dreams of a 2020 sporting breakthrough

Dec 20th 2020, 10:38 AM 6,289 Views 17 Comments

Mayo had drawn level in the 50th minute but Dublin were not to be stopped.

# dessie-farrell - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Dessie Farrell joins special group of All-Ireland winning bosses after landing senior prize
# Deadly Dessie
# Deadly Dessie

Dessie Farrell joins special group of All-Ireland winning bosses after landing senior prize

Dec 19th 2020, 9:19 PM 9,174 Views 11 Comments

The Dublin boss has now won the three main All-Ireland prizes as a manager.

Dessie Farrell: the making of a Dublin manager
# Journey
# Journey

Dessie Farrell: the making of a Dublin manager

Dec 19th 2020, 7:30 AM 20,900 Views 6 Comments

From teenage star, to union leader, to coach, Farrell has taken a circuitous route to today’s All-Ireland final.

# dessie-farrell - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

'It was probably more out of respect to Jim' - from ruling out Dublin senior job to getting set for All-Ireland final
# Dessie Farrell
# Dessie Farrell

'It was probably more out of respect to Jim' - from ruling out Dublin senior job to getting set for All-Ireland final

Dec 15th 2020, 10:27 AM 17,465 Views 8 Comments

Dessie Farrell has taken over from Jim Gavin and is set for his first senior final in charge of Dublin.

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

'I think what broke me was the drawn final' - McCaffrey speaks out on leaving Dublin football squad
# Dub Exit
# Dub Exit

'I think what broke me was the drawn final' - McCaffrey speaks out on leaving Dublin football squad

Updated Dec 9th 2020, 9:35 PM 57,224 Views 43 Comments

Jack McCaffrey was speaking to his former Dublin team-mate on The Bernard Brogan Podcast.

# dessie-farrell - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

'You'd have to ask the question, have we been truly tested yet?' - Farrell on Dublin dominance debate
# Sky Blues
# Sky Blues

'You'd have to ask the question, have we been truly tested yet?' - Farrell on Dublin dominance debate

Updated Dec 8th 2020, 8:03 PM 24,644 Views 37 Comments

Dessie Farrell says Dublin’s path to the All-Ireland final has impacted the public perception of their supremacy over the rest.

# dessie-farrell - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Retired 7-time All-Ireland winner added to Dublin backroom team
# Butsy
# Butsy

Retired 7-time All-Ireland winner added to Dublin backroom team

Nov 8th 2020, 8:00 AM 57,295 Views 5 Comments

Darren Daly was listed as a selector for last night’s Leinster SFC quarter-final win over Westmeath.

# dessie-farrell - Friday 6 November, 2020

Late appointment, retirements, Covid: Charting Farrell's testing 11 months as Dublin boss
# Unusual Start
# Unusual Start

Late appointment, retirements, Covid: Charting Farrell's testing 11 months as Dublin boss

Nov 6th 2020, 12:07 PM 3,527 Views 2 Comments

’2020 is going to be a very, very interesting season,’ Dessie Farrell predicted back in January.

# dessie-farrell - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Dublin football and hurling teams unveiled for league and championship clashes
# Capital Gains
# Capital Gains

Dublin football and hurling teams unveiled for league and championship clashes

Oct 24th 2020, 1:15 PM 9,439 Views 4 Comments

Chris Crummey starts at centre-forward for the hurlers against Laois with two debuts in store, while Dessie Farrell keeps his footballers unchanged.

# dessie-farrell - Sunday 18 October, 2020

'This doubt hangs over you constantly': Threat of cancelled season looms large on county return
# Knife Edge
# Knife Edge

'This doubt hangs over you constantly': Threat of cancelled season looms large on county return

Oct 18th 2020, 9:00 AM 8,230 Views 0 Comments

Dessie Farrell was speaking after Dublin’s win over Meath last night.

# dessie-farrell - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Jason Sherlock: 'As disappointed as I am, I hope that Diarmuid is in a good place with his decision'
# Jayo And Dermo
# Jayo And Dermo

Jason Sherlock: 'As disappointed as I am, I hope that Diarmuid is in a good place with his decision'

Oct 14th 2020, 1:06 PM 10,124 Views 0 Comments

The ex-Dublin player and coach on Connolly’s departure, Farrell’s arrival and a special 1995 memento.

# dessie-farrell - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

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

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

Mar 3rd 2020, 6:00 AM 13,114 Views 3 Comments

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
# Red Hands Rule
# Red Hands Rule

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

Feb 29th 2020, 10:20 PM 25,492 Views 21 Comments

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
# Clean Slate
# Clean Slate

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

Feb 12th 2020, 5:44 PM 8,360 Views 0 Comments

‘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
# Fitz The Bill
# Fitz The Bill

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

Jan 31st 2020, 7:30 AM 5,988 Views 0 Comments

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
# Yerra
# Yerra

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

Jan 26th 2020, 8:00 AM 46,987 Views 22 Comments

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
# Away Day Blues
# Away Day Blues

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

Jan 12th 2020, 7:00 AM 70,715 Views 115 Comments

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
# Losing Start
# Losing Start

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

Jan 11th 2020, 3:45 PM 21,378 Views 20 Comments

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'
# Dawn Of New Era
# Dawn Of New Era

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

Jan 11th 2020, 6:45 AM 4,037 Views 1 Comment

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
# Captain Cluxton
# Captain Cluxton

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

Jan 10th 2020, 11:24 AM 20,833 Views 170 Comments

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
# Ones To Watch
# Ones To Watch

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

Jan 9th 2020, 6:05 AM 14,072 Views 18 Comments

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'
# Good Times
# Good Times

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

Jan 8th 2020, 3:15 PM 10,348 Views 2 Comments

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
# New Era
# New Era

Dublin appoint Dessie Farrell as new senior football manager

Dec 12th 2019, 7:25 PM 43,209 Views 49 Comments

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
# Winning Start
# Winning Start

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

Apr 13th 2019, 6:49 PM 7,060 Views 0 Comments

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
# The Gaffer
# The Gaffer

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

Dec 12th 2018, 5:26 PM 7,476 Views 1 Comment

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
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

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

Apr 29th 2017, 7:48 PM 9,095 Views 5 Comments

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
# EirGridGAA
# EirGridGAA

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

Apr 28th 2017, 11:19 AM 5,661 Views 5 Comments

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
# Tug Of War
# Tug Of War

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

Apr 21st 2017, 8:33 AM 6,784 Views 6 Comments

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
# Tough Call
# Tough Call

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

Apr 20th 2017, 9:42 AM 11,575 Views 15 Comments

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
# EirGridGAA
# EirGridGAA

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

Apr 15th 2017, 1:51 PM 17,002 Views 12 Comments

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
# Back To Business
# Back To Business

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

Mar 22nd 2017, 11:36 AM 5,683 Views 5 Comments

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
# New Job
# New Job

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

Jan 17th 2017, 12:25 PM 6,017 Views 3 Comments

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
# Thursday
# Thursday

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

Dec 15th 2016, 8:19 PM 10,438 Views 8 Comments

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
# Money In The Bank
# Money In The Bank

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

Dec 15th 2016, 12:16 PM 19,682 Views 51 Comments

The three-year package was announced yesterday.

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

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

Dec 15th 2016, 12:05 AM 3,625 Views 3 Comments

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
# Thursday
# Thursday

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

Sep 29th 2016, 8:34 PM 18,328 Views 0 Comments

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
# GPA

Dessie Farrell to step down as Gaelic Players Association chief

Sep 29th 2016, 7:52 AM 16,704 Views 9 Comments

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
# New Deal
# New Deal

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

Jul 26th 2016, 7:50 AM 4,091 Views 3 Comments

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
# Defensive Move
# Defensive Move

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

Apr 15th 2016, 12:17 PM 5,635 Views 2 Comments

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
# EirGridU21
# EirGridU21

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

Apr 1st 2016, 2:55 PM 7,531 Views 3 Comments

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

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