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# lgfa - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Three-in-a-row All-Ireland winners Dublin lead the way with seven All-Stars

Siobhán McGrath was named Player of the Year, while Mayo legend Christina Heffernan was inducted into the LGFA Hall of Fame.

# lgfa - Saturday 9 November, 2019

'People were saying, 'Do ye not want to play together at all? I'm delighted to have her back'

After both suffering gut-wrenching injuries last year, Louise and Nicola Ward are leading the way for Kilkerrin-Clonberne and Galway.

# lgfa - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Ward, Goldrick and McGrath head up LGFA player of the year nominees

There are further Australia-bound stars nominated at intermediate and junior level.

# lgfa - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Rivalries renewed on jam-packed weekend with plenty of provincial silverware up for grabs

The four senior provincial champions will be crowned on Sunday.

# lgfa - Saturday 19 October, 2019

'I realised that he never really treated me like a girl or a boy... he completely let me be who I wanted to be'

Ireland star Louise Galvin delves into the positive influence sport – and role models like her late father – have had on her life.

# lgfa - Friday 18 October, 2019

New faces at the helm in Armagh, Laois and Leitrim ahead of 2020 season

The Orchard county become the latest to appoint new management, while former underage prodigy Donie Brennan takes over in Laois.

# lgfa - Monday 14 October, 2019

Carnacon exit after 'outstanding' Galway star Divilly shines, Leinster and Ulster finalists confirmed

A wrap of this weekend’s ladies football provincial action.

# lgfa - Thursday 10 October, 2019

U-turn in Cork with All-Ireland winning boss Fitzgerald returning on two-year term

Ephie Fitzgerald is set to commit again after stepping down in the wake of August’s All-Ireland semi-final exit.

# lgfa - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

All-Ireland winning Dublin duo sign for AFLW side Melbourne - making it 18 Irish for 2020

All-Star defender Sinéad Goldrick and key forward Niamh McEvoy become the first Dubs to join the Irish invasion Down Under.

# lgfa - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

No decision made yet on Cork managerial vacancy amid speculation of Fitzgerald U-turn

The senior management team has not been discussed yet, Cork LGFA told The42.

# lgfa - Monday 23 September, 2019

# lgfa - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

All-Ireland-winning Tipperary and Mourneabbey boss not ruling out vacant Cork job

Shane Ronayne: ‘It’s something that I was interested in before, but I genuinely haven’t given it a second’s thought.’

# lgfa - Monday 16 September, 2019

Dublin's All-Ireland heroes visit Crumlin Children's Hospital with the Brendan Martin Cup Picture This This post contains videos

Dublin's All-Ireland heroes visit Crumlin Children's Hospital with the Brendan Martin Cup

Smiles all round as a fine tradition continued.

# lgfa - Sunday 15 September, 2019

'You win a medal or a trophy, but there's so much more to life... her achievement was bigger than ours'

A fairly routine winning post-match media briefing, until Dublin’s three in-a-row winning boss Mick Bohan shared a touching story.

The right three-in-a-row for Dublin, experience shines through and a bizarre All-Ireland final

Comment from today’s All-Ireland final showdown between Dublin and Galway.

# lgfa - Saturday 14 September, 2019

The two soon-to-be AFLW stars going head-to-head to lift an All-Ireland crown

From San Fran to Croker to Oz: Kate Flood leads Louth and Joanne Doonan captains Fermanagh into tomorrow’s junior showdown.

# lgfa - Friday 13 September, 2019

Two changes for three in-a-row chasing Dublin, Galway unchanged for All-Ireland final

The teams are in ahead of a Super Sunday at Croke Park.

# lgfa - Monday 26 August, 2019

Mayo boss Leahy fumes over 'trial by television' as LGFA defend late free-kick decision

Galway were one-point winners in their All-Ireland semi-final at Croke Park yesterday.

Galway ending All-Ireland final drought 'a combination of three years’ work'

Tim Rabbitt steered the Tribe to their first decider since 2005 in his first year at the helm – but credited those who went before him.

# lgfa - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Departing Cork boss: 'I'm certainly not happy with the officiating. The tackle needs to be defined'

Ephie Fitzgerald made his feelings known after the Rebels’ All-Ireland semi-final exit.

Late drama at Croke Park as Galway win by one to book first All-Ireland final spot since 2005

Róisín Leonard was the hero as the Tribe edged out Mayo in the battle of the Connacht rivals.

As it happened: Galway v Mayo, Ladies All-Ireland semi-final

Join us as we bring you all the minute-by-minute action from Croke Park.

# lgfa - Thursday 22 August, 2019

Mayo's deadly inside trio epitomise the journey this side has been on Forward Focus This post contains videos

Mayo's deadly inside trio epitomise the journey this side has been on

Grace Kelly, Sarah Rowe and Rachel Kearns have pointed the way to an All-Ireland semi-final in Croke Park.

# lgfa - Monday 19 August, 2019

'I wasn't myself... I look back and say, 'God, what would have happened if I didn't go back?''

Football has given Sinead Burke so much. Ahead of her first outing as a player in Croke Park, the Galway stalwart looks back to when she nearly threw it all away.

# lgfa - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Monaghan seal precious senior status for 2020 as Kerley's 1-11 sends Westmeath down

The Lake county head for the intermediate ranks.

# lgfa - Monday 12 August, 2019

'The expenditure is just going up and up and up' - Sligo LGFA appeal for financial support for All-Ireland semi

The Connacht side face Tipperary at Kilkenny’s Nowlan Park on Saturday.

Big day in Croker ahead with old foes Mayo and Galway going head-to-head for All-Ireland final spot

The ladies football semi-final line-up was confirmed this weekend, with all eyes on 25 August.

# lgfa - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Cavan secure senior status for 2020, with Westmeath and Monaghan to battle it out in relegation dogfight

The Breffni were convincing winners over Westmeath today.

Armagh on the hunt for new management as star forward suffers cruciate injury

Fionnuala McAtamney and Lorraine McCaffrey stepped down after yesterday’s championship exit – for which they were without Aimee Mackin.

# lgfa - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Mayo All-Ireland semi-final bound as Rowe and Reilly goals help book Croke Park date

The Green and Red were three-point winners over Armagh.

# lgfa - Thursday 8 August, 2019

From 2017 All-Ireland final to mass player walkout, Mayo now clawing their way back to the top

Peter Leahy’s side’s revival has been admirable.

# lgfa - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

From 'It's definitely possible to build a league, but not in the current state. Not as we are'. Ireland 2029

'It's definitely possible to build a league, but not in the current state. Not as we are'.

In the latest episode of Ireland 2029, we’ve looked at what steps are needed to create such a league the end of the decade.

# lgfa - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Kerry ladies set up All-Ireland quarter-final showdown with champions Dublin after victory over Westmeath

The Lake County, meanwhile, are in for a relegation play-off following their defeat.

# lgfa - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Mayo through to All-Ireland quarter-finals thanks to full-forward line's 1-20 haul

Grace Kelly, Rachel Kearns and Sarah Rowe came up trumps in this afternoon’s win over Donegal.

# lgfa - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

'She's a serious operator' - The remarkable impact of Cork's young dual star over the past year Player Focus This post contains videos

'She's a serious operator' - The remarkable impact of Cork's young dual star over the past year

Saoirse Noonan has been an absolute revelation for Ephie Fitzgerald’s Rebels.

# lgfa - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Big win for impressive Tyrone as Donegal stunned

Maxi Curran’s outfit will now need to defeat Mayo next week to keep their interest in the Brendan Martin Cup alive.

# lgfa - Thursday 18 July, 2019

'Nobody's giving us a chance' - Struggling Monaghan out to overwrite recent disappointment

The All-Ireland championship comes as a fresh start after the Farney’s 27-year stay in the league’s top flight ended earlier this year.

# lgfa - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

'I got messages saying, 'I brought my daughters because the ladies footballers were there, not the hurlers''

Wexford manager Anthony Masterson on that brilliant Leinster treble homecoming, the rise of ladies football and his transition to the game.

# lgfa - Friday 12 July, 2019

A team-mate starring at a World Cup, a hugely talented GAA family and promising soccer exploits

Armagh star Aimee Mackin is relishing a big summer of action.

# lgfa - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

All-Ireland winning boss sees 'opportunity' in scrapping provincial championships

Mick Bohan wants the LGFA to get rid of the provincial system, and says it’s ‘inevitable’ in both the men’s and women’s game.