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# johnny-doyle - Thursday 25 June, 2020

'It changed the whole outlook when Mick O'Dwyer arrived. He was the Messiah of football at the time'
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# Johnny Doyle

'It changed the whole outlook when Mick O'Dwyer arrived. He was the Messiah of football at the time'

Jun 25th 2020, 7:25 PM 5,457 Views 4 Comments

Kildare’s football great Johnny Doyle is this week’s guest on the Warriors podcast.

# johnny-doyle - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Kildare attacking great made a comeback last night and hit 0-3 to help them reach Leinster final
# The Comeback Kid
# The Comeback Kid

Kildare attacking great made a comeback last night and hit 0-3 to help them reach Leinster final

Jun 6th 2019, 9:02 AM 15,396 Views 3 Comments

Johnny Doyle was in action for his county’s junior side last night.

# johnny-doyle - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Johnny Doyle: 'You'd have to be a brave man to bet against Dublin doing the five-in-a-row'
# Expert View
# Expert View

Johnny Doyle: 'You'd have to be a brave man to bet against Dublin doing the five-in-a-row'

Updated Sep 2nd 2018, 8:23 PM 28,573 Views 90 Comments

The Kildare legend reflects on another All-Ireland title for Jim Gavin and the Dubs.

# johnny-doyle - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Johnny Doyle: 'Who's going to lift the spirits of Kildare football? That's the challenge for the lads.'
# Road To Recovery
# Road To Recovery

Johnny Doyle: 'Who's going to lift the spirits of Kildare football? That's the challenge for the lads.'

Jun 7th 2018, 9:30 PM 16,832 Views 25 Comments

The42 columnist Johnny Doyle on the mood in Kildare after a shock loss to Carlow and a tough qualifier tie against Derry.

# johnny-doyle - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

'I'd say fair play to Keegan for even thinking about it, to be honest with you'
# ThingsLeeDid
# ThingsLeeDid

'I'd say fair play to Keegan for even thinking about it, to be honest with you'

Sep 19th 2017, 3:25 PM 54,159 Views 99 Comments

Former Kildare captain Johnny Doyle gives his honest assessment of the GPS-throwing incident during Sunday’s All-Ireland.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 28 August, 2017

'I was 21... You were nearly apologising to be in a dressing room with the players that were there'
# Go Conquer
# Go Conquer

'I was 21... You were nearly apologising to be in a dressing room with the players that were there'

Aug 28th 2017, 8:30 PM 49,932 Views 14 Comments

Johnny Doyle explains why Con O’Callaghan is not your average 21-year-old Gaelic footballer.

'We hear about it in the All Blacks... That, to me, has been the big secret of Gavin's success with Dublin'
# Blueprint
# Blueprint

'We hear about it in the All Blacks... That, to me, has been the big secret of Gavin's success with Dublin'

Aug 28th 2017, 5:30 PM 14,761 Views 13 Comments

Johnny Doyle believes Jim Gavin’s greatest achievement as Dublin manager is more intangible than their on-field dominance.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 21 August, 2017

Johnny Doyle: Aidan O'Shea sacrificing his game for the good of the team proves Mayo have real character
# Expert View
# Expert View

Johnny Doyle: Aidan O'Shea sacrificing his game for the good of the team proves Mayo have real character

Aug 21st 2017, 12:00 PM 36,362 Views 34 Comments

The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle takes a look back at today’s thrilling All-Ireland semi-final between Kerry and Mayo.

# johnny-doyle - Sunday 30 July, 2017

'Kieran spent more time going around to the Kildare lads to commiserate than celebrating'
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# Expert View

'Kieran spent more time going around to the Kildare lads to commiserate than celebrating'

Jul 30th 2017, 6:00 AM 21,675 Views 4 Comments

The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle on Armagh’s impressive win, Kildare coming up short and McGeeney’s managerial input.

# johnny-doyle - Sunday 16 July, 2017

A debut season under Micko, Dubs memories and Kildare's task facing the best
# Johnny Doyle
# Johnny Doyle

A debut season under Micko, Dubs memories and Kildare's task facing the best

Jul 16th 2017, 6:30 AM 8,732 Views 2 Comments

The42′s columnist reflects on his battles with Dublin during his Kildare career.

# johnny-doyle - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Johnny Doyle: There's an excitement around this Kildare team that hasn't been there since 2011
# Column
# Column

Johnny Doyle: There's an excitement around this Kildare team that hasn't been there since 2011

Jun 18th 2017, 11:00 AM 14,324 Views 10 Comments

The42′s columnist looks back at Kildare’s stunning victory over Meath last night.

# johnny-doyle - Saturday 10 December, 2016

'I don't buy into the idea that training is harder now than it used to be' - Doyle
# Positive Push
# Positive Push

'I don't buy into the idea that training is harder now than it used to be' - Doyle

Dec 10th 2016, 8:30 AM 5,627 Views 1 Comment

The Kildare legend thinks there is far too much negativity around the game these days.

# johnny-doyle - Sunday 2 October, 2016

Johnny Doyle: Fantastic Dublin, Mayo agony and wrong black card calls
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# Expert View

Johnny Doyle: Fantastic Dublin, Mayo agony and wrong black card calls

Oct 2nd 2016, 5:00 PM 26,923 Views 30 Comments

The curtain came down on the 2016 Gaelic football season yesterday.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 19 September, 2016

Crazy own goals, Dublin's quiet attack, belief for Mayo and Jim Gavin's honesty
# Expert View
# Expert View

Crazy own goals, Dublin's quiet attack, belief for Mayo and Jim Gavin's honesty

Sep 19th 2016, 9:25 PM 33,912 Views 44 Comments

The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle reflects on yesterday’s battle.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 29 August, 2016

Johnny Doyle: Dublin's great leaders, Kerry immense, a genuine Croker classic
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Johnny Doyle: Dublin's great leaders, Kerry immense, a genuine Croker classic

Aug 29th 2016, 8:00 AM 33,810 Views 96 Comments

The42.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back on one of the best games he has ever seen.

# johnny-doyle - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

A Kildare legend is taking charge of Maynooth University
# New Challenge
# New Challenge

A Kildare legend is taking charge of Maynooth University

Jul 7th 2015, 10:34 PM 6,086 Views 2 Comments

Noel Mooney will join as selector, while the rest of the backroom team will be confirmed in the coming weeks.

# johnny-doyle - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Dec Sull, Doyle, Coulter, Galvin, O'Neill and 20 other Gaelic footballers who retired in 2014
# Legends
# Legends

Dec Sull, Doyle, Coulter, Galvin, O'Neill and 20 other Gaelic footballers who retired in 2014

Dec 28th 2014, 10:00 AM 3,891 Views 4 Comments

The leading footballers who bowed out this year.

# johnny-doyle - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Sheasy's heroics, beating New Zealand & a legend's final act - I wish I was there in 2014
# Shoulda Woulda Coulda
# Shoulda Woulda Coulda

Sheasy's heroics, beating New Zealand & a legend's final act - I wish I was there in 2014

Dec 24th 2014, 8:00 AM 7,725 Views 4 Comments

Our writers on the sporting events they would have loved to witness this year.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 22 September, 2014

Johnny Doyle column: It wasn't pretty but Kerry had to cut their cloth to measure
# Adapt And Survive
# Adapt And Survive

Johnny Doyle column: It wasn't pretty but Kerry had to cut their cloth to measure

Sep 22nd 2014, 4:49 PM 13,576 Views 43 Comments

Our columnist is full of praise for Kerry despite the game not being a spectacle.

# johnny-doyle - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Johnny Doyle column: Donegal's experience should just shade it
# Preview
# Preview

Johnny Doyle column: Donegal's experience should just shade it

Sep 20th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,197 Views 8 Comments

However, our columnist only sees the bounce of a ball between the two sides.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 1 September, 2014

Johnny Doyle column: The bookies don't normally get it so wrong
# Upset
# Upset

Johnny Doyle column: The bookies don't normally get it so wrong

Sep 1st 2014, 5:00 PM 18,812 Views 23 Comments

Our columnist holds his hands up and admits he never saw a Donegal win coming and heaps praise on a resurgent Kieran Donaghy.

# johnny-doyle - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Johnny Doyle column: Streetwise Mayo, stopping O'Donoghue and Kerry's selection
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Johnny Doyle column: Streetwise Mayo, stopping O'Donoghue and Kerry's selection

Aug 23rd 2014, 8:00 AM 11,284 Views 22 Comments

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks ahead to tomorrow’s big showdown in Croke Park.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 4 August, 2014

Johnny Doyle: Time-keeping controversy, Kerry's attacking star and Kildare exit
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# Expert View

Johnny Doyle: Time-keeping controversy, Kerry's attacking star and Kildare exit

Aug 4th 2014, 5:23 PM 20,812 Views 4 Comments

TheScore.ie’s columnist looks back on the weekend’s Gaelic football action.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 30 June, 2014

Johnny Doyle - Kildare disappoint, Meath impress and Dublin continue to dominate
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Johnny Doyle - Kildare disappoint, Meath impress and Dublin continue to dominate

Jun 30th 2014, 3:41 PM 9,901 Views 17 Comments

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back at yesterday’s Leinster semi-final action.

# johnny-doyle - Friday 18 April, 2014

A great Johnny Doyle anecdote about working with Kieran McGeeney
# Mind Matters
# Mind Matters

A great Johnny Doyle anecdote about working with Kieran McGeeney

Apr 18th 2014, 9:15 AM 8,018 Views 14 Comments

Former Kildare boss is now working on mental preparation with the Tipperary hurlers.

# johnny-doyle - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

'Exceptional' Johnny Doyle is nine years older than me - and he was still able to outrun me
# Legend
# Legend

'Exceptional' Johnny Doyle is nine years older than me - and he was still able to outrun me

Apr 8th 2014, 1:46 PM 5,669 Views 1 Comment

Kildare veteran ranks among the best, says Dublin’s Footballer of the Year Michael Dara Macauley.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 7 April, 2014

9 reasons why Kildare's Johnny Doyle was a Gaelic football great
# Lilywhite Legend
# Lilywhite Legend

9 reasons why Kildare's Johnny Doyle was a Gaelic football great

Apr 7th 2014, 6:30 PM 7,949 Views 10 Comments

The Allenwood club man called time on his inter-county career yesterday.

# johnny-doyle - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Johnny Doyle retires from inter-county football
# Loyal Servant
# Loyal Servant

Johnny Doyle retires from inter-county football

Apr 6th 2014, 7:08 PM 7,523 Views 14 Comments

The Kildare forward has quit because of family commitments.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 3 February, 2014

Johnny Doyle commits to another year with Kildare
# One More Year
# One More Year

Johnny Doyle commits to another year with Kildare

Feb 3rd 2014, 9:44 AM 2,009 Views 4 Comments

Manager Jason Ryan has confirmed the news that the Lilywhites supporters have been hoping to hear.

# johnny-doyle - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Johnny Doyle and Ciarán McKeever added to Irish squad
# New Faces
# New Faces

Johnny Doyle and Ciarán McKeever added to Irish squad

Oct 22nd 2013, 5:42 PM 2,549 Views 2 Comments

The Kildare and Armagh players will link up with Paul Earley’s squad for the second International Rules test.

# johnny-doyle - Saturday 24 August, 2013

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

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

Aug 24th 2013, 9:30 AM 2,194 Views 0 Comments

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

# johnny-doyle - Friday 23 August, 2013

'The current management is the best we could have': Doyle backs McGeeney to stay as Kildare boss
# Management Matters
# Management Matters

'The current management is the best we could have': Doyle backs McGeeney to stay as Kildare boss

Aug 23rd 2013, 4:20 PM 1,755 Views 4 Comments

Kildare veteran Johnny Doyle says there is no need to visit the question of retirement just yet.

# johnny-doyle - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Kildare's Doyle sad at the retirement of his 'good buddy' Earley
# Lilywhites
# Lilywhites

Kildare's Doyle sad at the retirement of his 'good buddy' Earley

Jun 1st 2013, 10:52 AM 1,525 Views 1 Comment

One Lilywhite great has bowed out of the inter-county scene while another still soldiers on.

# johnny-doyle - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

The Morning Score: Tuesday
# Early Doors
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Jul 31st 2012, 9:01 AM 441 Views 0 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know – apart from how many winners Dermot Weld will have in Galway today. Probably a lot.

We're worrying about ourselves more than Cork - Johnny Doyle
# Interview
# Interview

We're worrying about ourselves more than Cork - Johnny Doyle

Jul 31st 2012, 8:00 AM 655 Views 0 Comments

The Kildare player says his side are not fearful ahead of their upcoming clash with the Rebels.

# johnny-doyle - Monday 12 March, 2012

Livid: Derry boss slams 'six point turnaround' of penalty calls
# GAA
# GAA

Livid: Derry boss slams 'six point turnaround' of penalty calls

Mar 12th 2012, 10:23 AM 335 Views 0 Comments

John Brennan was incensed by the decision to award Kildare what seemed a soft penalty and deny his own side a late chance.