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Here's the 18 key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week

It’s a busy week of action.

DUBLIN AND DONEGAL are the big football guns in action this weekend as they bid to book berths in provincial senior finals.

Dublin take on Kildare next Sunday while Donegal face Derry on Saturday night.

The other Leinster semi-final also takes place next Sunday with Meath in opposition to Westmeath.

There’s plenty football qualifiers on this weekend along with the next round of group games in the All-Ireland senior camogie championship.


All-Ireland SFC qualifiers
Round 1B
Armagh v Wicklow, Athletic Grounds, 2.30pm, (Ref: Eddie Kinsella, Laois)
Wexford v Down, Innovate Wexford Park, 6.30pm, (Ref: Marty Duffy, Sligo)
Louth v Leitrim, Gaelic Grounds, Drogheda, 7pm, (Ref: Ciaran Branagan, Down)

SFC semi-final

Donegal v Derry, Clones, 7pm, (Ref: Rory Hickey, Clare), (Sky Sports Live)

Michael Murphy and Chrissy McKaigue Donegal's Michael Murphy and Derry's Chrissy McKaigue Source: Presseye/Lorcan Doherty/INPHO

MFC semi-final
Derry v Donegal, Clones, 5.15pm, (Ref: Sean Laverty, Antrim)

MFC semi-final
Longford v Meath, Glennon Brothers Pearse Park, 3pm, (Ref: Brendan Cawley, Kildare)

MFC semi-final

Leitrim v Sligo, Páirc Sean Mac Diarmada, Carrick-on-Shannon, 2pm

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Liberty Insurance All-Ireland senior camogie championship
Group 1
Limerick v Cork, Kilmallock, 2.30pm
Offaly v Wexford, St Brendan’s Park, Birr, 2.30pm

Group 2
Kilkenny v Clare, St Lachtain’s, Freshford, 2.30pm
Tipperary v Derry, The Ragg, 2.30pm


All-Ireland SFC qualifier
Round 1B
Tyrone v Limerick, Healy Park, Omagh, 4pm, (Ref: Paddy Neilan, Roscommon)

Mickey Harte Tyrone boss Mickey Harte Source: Presseye/Lorcan Doherty/INPHO

SFC semi-finals

Westmeath v Meath, Croke Park, 2pm, (Ref: Conor Lane, Cork), (RTÉ 2 Live)
Dublin v Kildare, Croke Park, 4pm, (Ref: David Coldrick, Meath), (RTÉ 2 Live)

Jim Gavin Dublin manager Jim Gavin Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

MFC semi-final
Dublin v Kildare, Croke Park, 12pm, (Ref: Patrick Maguire, Longford)

SHC semi-final

Derry v Down, Owenbeg, 3.45pm, (Ref: Liam McAuley, Antrim)

MHC semi-finals
Armagh v Derry, Owenbeg, 12.15pm, (Ref: Colum Cunning, Antrim)
Antrim v Down, Owenbeg, 2pm, (Ref: James Connors, Donegal)

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