Cork can draw on experience gained so far

Cork can draw on experience gained so far

Both management teams have named unchanged sides from their respective semi-final wins, but it’s fair to say that Cork probably have a greater idea of their ...

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Carrying Cork hurling flag a privilege, insists Ring

Carrying Cork hurling flag a privilege, insists Ring

The burden of having to carry the Cork hurling flag as the last of their county teams still standing “is a privilege, not a pressure”, according to U20 ...

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McCarthy not interested in moral victories

McCarthy not interested in moral victories

Ronan McCarthy wasn’t interested in hearing about progress.

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History achieved but Harte hoping for more

History achieved but Harte hoping for more

Instead of pointing it out himself, which he so easily could have done, Mickey Harte waited for a member of the assembled media to mention the fact that this was ...

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'We conceded so much so quickly': Ronan McCarthy on Cork's loss to Tyrone

'We conceded so much so quickly': Ronan McCarthy on Cork's loss to Tyrone

The concession of two goals during Tyrone’s spell of superiority is what undid the Cork challenge in today’s Super 8 fixture at Croke Park, said manager ...

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Tyrone overcome Cork in second half to secure second Super 8 win

Tyrone overcome Cork in second half to secure second Super 8 win

A come-from-behind second-half effort secured Tyrone their second win of the Super 8s series and, in the process, all but guaranteed themselves an All-Ireland semi-final ...

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Flying youngsters brighten Cork’s summer revival

Flying youngsters brighten Cork’s summer revival

Cork’s three-year wait for a championship win over Kerry — across senior, U20/21, minor, and junior level — is no more.

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Cork’s U20s power to Munster title against Kerry

Cork’s U20s power to Munster title against Kerry

Cork’s three-year wait for a championship win over Kerry - across senior, U20/21, minor, and junior level - is no more.

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Limerick to appoint retention officer to keep footballers on board

Limerick to appoint retention officer to keep footballers on board

A root and branch review of Limerick football has recommended the appointment of a full-time development officer and the creation of a retention officer post so ...

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No decision on Cork boss before high-performance appointment

No decision on Cork boss before high-performance appointment

In the wake of a call for Cork hurling manager John Meyler to resign, county board chairperson Tracey Kennedy has said she will not be asking anyone to step down, ...

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Galway GAA appoint Mark Gottsche as finance and operations manager; Damian McErlain leaves Derry

Galway GAA appoint Mark Gottsche as finance and operations manager; Damian McErlain leaves Derry

Former London footballer Mark Gottsche has been appointed as the new finance and operations manager for Galway GAA.

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Tom Ryan: Remarks by Peter McKenna on Páirc Uí Chaoimh 'incorrect and premature'

Tom Ryan: Remarks by Peter McKenna on Páirc Uí Chaoimh 'incorrect and premature'

GAA director general Tom Ryan has described as “incorrect and premature” comments by Croke Park stadium director Peter McKenna that the final cost of ...

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One change for Cork footballers as Sean Powter returns to the bench

One change for Cork footballers as Sean Powter returns to the bench

Midfielder Killian O’Hanlon, who missed the Dublin game because of a head injury, is back in the Cork team to face Tyrone.

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Cian O’Neill: We didn’t always reach our potential

Cian O’Neill: We didn’t always reach our potential

Kildare are on the lookout for a new football manager after Cian O’Neill’s decision to end his four-year involvement with the Lilywhites.

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Sean Hayes: Tyrone clash ‘the game of our lives’

Sean Hayes: Tyrone clash ‘the game of our lives’

The Cork footballers must be “streetwise” and “patient” during Saturday’s must-win Super 8 tie against Tyrone, a fixture which selector ...

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Fixture clash avoided for Cork's dual stars

Fixture clash avoided for Cork's dual stars

"These clashes should not still be happening."

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Walkovers may force football format change in Waterford

Walkovers may force football format change in Waterford

Waterford GAA chairman Paddy Joe Ryan believes a knockout county championship format will have to be considered following the two walkovers which have blighted the ...

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Murphy’s law: Kerry must not get carried away

Murphy’s law: Kerry must not get carried away

Kerry defender Paul Murphy has warned that one win will not make their summer and has urged his teammates to build on the foundations they have laid with Sunday’s ...

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Kerry dance a merry jig around weary Mayo

Kerry dance a merry jig around weary Mayo

For well over an hour before throw-in, local group Celtic Steps, situated on a makeshift stage in front of the main stand, entertained the building crowd with the ...

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Old head Moran leading Keane’s young guns

Old head Moran leading Keane’s young guns

Peter Keane, as he normally does, kept his answers short and sweet when sat before a gathering of reporters not long after the final whistle.

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Horan: We are the authors of our own downfall

Horan: We are the authors of our own downfall

James Horan put as much emphasis on Mayo’s poor kick-passing as he did their malfunctioning restart when attempting to assess how they had suffered a 10-point ...

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Kerry get Super 8s campaign underway with 10-point win over Mayo

Kerry get Super 8s campaign underway with 10-point win over Mayo

Unlike 12 months ago, Kerry got their Super 8 campaign off to a roaring start with this annihilation of Mayo.

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‘We didn’t have anyone to blame but ourselves’

‘We didn’t have anyone to blame but ourselves’

James Loughrey pondered whether it was worth continuing to play football for Cork. In the days and weeks following their tame championship exit at the hands of Tyrone, ...

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Ricken ‘blown away’ by Cork’s positive attitude

Ricken ‘blown away’ by Cork’s positive attitude

Cork U20 football manager Keith Ricken has been “blown away” by the attitude and positivity of his charges.

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Can Croker be Cork’s natural hunting ground?

Can Croker be Cork’s natural hunting ground?

Cork manager Ronan McCarthy, when asked about his players’ unfamiliarity with Croke Park and whether he had any concerns over such, provided a reply straight ...

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Only by being true to your strengths can you match the Dubs, says Clancy

Only by being true to your strengths can you match the Dubs, says Clancy

Cork will not make the mistake other teams have by adopting a defensive approach when facing the Dubs, half-back Tomás Clancy has said.

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Jack O’Connor: New rules have dumbed down U20 grade

Jack O’Connor: New rules have dumbed down U20 grade

Kerry U20 manager Jack O’Connor has reiterated his criticism of the rule which prevents inter-county footballers from playing U20 and senior championship in ...

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Cork's U-20s set up Munster hurling final with Tipperary after win over Clare

Cork's U-20s set up Munster hurling final with Tipperary after win over Clare

Cork are through to the final of the Bord Gais Energy Munster under-20 hurling Championship.

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Venue for Cork's home Super 8 game depends on Páirc pitch replacement date

Venue for Cork's home Super 8 game depends on Páirc pitch replacement date

The venue for the Cork-Roscommon Super 8 fixture on the August Bank Holiday weekend has not yet been confirmed, despite the official GAA website stating that the ...

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McCarthy won’t change approach against Dubs

McCarthy won’t change approach against Dubs

Dublin’s scoring power will not deter Cork from remaining faithful to the attack-minded approach which delivered the county a Super 8s spot, manager Ronan ...

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Kerry chairman explains reduced capacity

Kerry chairman explains reduced capacity

The inability of the main stand at Fitzgerald Stadium to cater for all Kerry and Mayo season ticket holders has resulted in the capacity of the Killarney venue being ...

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Fitzgerald Stadium capacity reduced for Kerry v Mayo clash

Fitzgerald Stadium capacity reduced for Kerry v Mayo clash

Kerry County Board chairman Tim Murphy confirmed this morning the capacity of Fitzgerald Stadium has been lowered from 38,000 to 31,900 for this weekend's All-Ireland ...

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Ronan McCarthy: I feel we are a top team in making

Ronan McCarthy: I feel we are a top team in making

Midway through the post-match conversation with Ronan McCarthy, a passing Ian Maguire, spotting the handful of dictaphones pressed close to the Cork manager, couldn’t ...

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Cork win sees a sleeping football giant awakes from its slumber

Cork win sees a sleeping football giant awakes from its slumber

‘Bring it on,’ was the battle cry from Brian Hurley as a rejuvenated Cork face into a fortnight of Super 8s action at Croke Park where they’ll ...

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Ronan McCarthy hails Cork's consistency after stylish win

Ronan McCarthy hails Cork's consistency after stylish win

Cork football manager Ronan McCarthy believes there is more in his team than what they produced in this evening’s demolition job of Laois.

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Brian Hurley and Mark Collins fire Cork into Super 8s

Brian Hurley and Mark Collins fire Cork into Super 8s

Cork will spend the next two weekends in Croke Park after comfortably securing their place in the Super 8s with this emphatic 14-point dismissal of Laois.

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Seán White playing for a first proper taste of Croke Park

Seán White playing for a first proper taste of Croke Park

Seán White, like many of his Cork teammates, has never played an inter-county fixture at Croke Park.

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Kirwan: Laois game is like our All-Ireland final

Kirwan: Laois game is like our All-Ireland final

Cork football selector Eddie Kirwan has likened tomorrow’s fourth-round qualifier against Laois to an ‘All-Ireland final’.

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Galway unlikely to abandon defensive strategy

Galway unlikely to abandon defensive strategy

Former Galway footballer Seán Óg de Paor does not expect Kevin Walsh to abandon his favoured defensive approach in tomorrow’s season-defining ...

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Laois names unchanged side for Thurles battle with Cork

Laois names unchanged side for Thurles battle with Cork

Laois manager John Sugrue has named an unchanged side for tomorrow’s All-Ireland SFC fourth-round qualifier against Cork.

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Proposed backpass ban branded ‘ridiculous’ by Tyrone shot-stopper

Proposed backpass ban branded ‘ridiculous’ by Tyrone shot-stopper

Tyrone star Niall Morgan and former Armagh number one Paul Hearty have ridiculed a proposal to ban passing the ball back to the goalkeeper.

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O’Regan stars as impressive Rebels march on to semi-final

Having given an exhibition in fielding from the third minute onwards, it was somewhat fitting that Shane O’Regan should deliver the decisive score of this ...

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Cork football inconsistency no longer an issue, says Mark White

The inconsistency which plagued Cork football in recent seasons is no longer an issue, according to goalkeeper Mark White.

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Knockout approach just fine with Denis Ring

At a time when “too many” competitions provide second and third chances, Cork U20 hurling manager Denis Ring has stressed the importance of the U20 championship ...

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U20 football: Late drama as Limerick come from behind to defeat Tipp

U20 football: Late drama as Limerick come from behind to defeat Tipp

A Jack Downey 45 in the fourth minute of second-half stoppages handed victory to Limerick in this Munster U20 football quarter-final.

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Treaty must get ‘heads right’, warns midfielder Lynch

Treaty must get ‘heads right’, warns midfielder Lynch

“Getting the heads right” will be crucial if Limerick are to buck the dreadful All-Ireland semi-final record of recent Munster champions, according to ...

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Ronan McCarthy: Reaching Super 8s vital to Rebels

Ronan McCarthy: Reaching Super 8s vital to Rebels

Cork football manager Ronan McCarthy has said it is “vital” for the development of his team that they progress to the Super 8s.

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Nickie Quaid: We wanted to put right Thurles loss

Nickie Quaid: We wanted to put right Thurles loss

Limerick goalkeeper Nickie Quaid has taken umbrage with suggestions the Treaty County could have done more to beat Tipperary in the last round of the Munster SHC ...

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Limerick forwards 'more about tackles than scores', reveals Casey

Limerick forwards 'more about tackles than scores', reveals Casey

The Limerick forwards are more concerned with making tackles than popping points, according to Munster final top-scorer Peter Casey.

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Limerick clinch first Munster MHC title since 2014

A strong finish to both halves propelled Limerick to a first Munster MHC title since 2014 in today’s curtain-raiser.

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