A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Donegal swept past Tyrone to book their place in the Ulster SFC final, scoring a first win over fierce north-west rivals Tyrone in four Championship clashes as they triumphed by four points at Kingspan Breffni Park.
Sat, 08 Jun, 2019
A bleed on the brain and two concussions in the space of seven months convinced Ryan McHugh to take a complete break from football.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2018
The funeral of one of the victims in the Donegal crash is taking place today.
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018
Galway had never scored four goals against an Ulster team in championship football before but such was the ease with which they prised open the Donegal rearguard in Sligo on Saturday that they could have got double that haul.
Mon, 24 Jul, 2017
The Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship is likely to have a new leader after tomorrow’s Abbey Hotel Donegal Forest Rally, the third round of the campaign as series leader and former champion Josh Moffett has withdrawn his entry due to business commitments.
Fri, 12 May, 2017
It’s time to take the advice of the five men quoted below and double the guards, writes
Tue, 21 Mar, 2017
Eleven-time senior All-Ireland winner Deirdre O’Reilly has confirmed she has retired from intercounty football after a hugely-impressive 15-year career.
Mon, 20 Mar, 2017
It’s Donegal Tuesday in Galway. What’s that, you ask?
Tue, 16 Feb, 2016
Some fixtures transcend the importance of the Allianz Football League and Sunday’s clash between Donegal and Tyrone is one such game.
Thu, 26 Mar, 2015
A few weeks ago I got talking to a manager of a county football team. His team had made good progress playing a fine attacking style of football but in recent games had come unstuck against extreme massed defences, writes.
Tue, 10 Mar, 2015
Students’ unions in Galway have distanced themselves from this week’s unofficial rag week celebrations, which, they stress, are being organised independently of either NUIG or GMIT.
Wed, 18 Feb, 2015
crunches the numbers from the weekend’s big Allianz League games.
Tue, 10 Feb, 2015
Ahead of the international trials in Ireland, Paul D’Alton goes sheep-herding with Con McGarry and his dog, Megan
Tue, 09 Sep, 2014
As football game plans go for underdogs, this was almost utopian.
Mon, 01 Sep, 2014
Sky Sports 3 show their first Sunday championship game this summer with the simulcast of the Kilkenny-Limerick All-Ireland SHC semi-final.
Wed, 06 Aug, 2014
Jim Gavin believes the idea of semi-professional referees would jar with the GAA’s amateur ethos, but the Dublin manager has advocated using two referees in Gaelic football.
Fri, 30 May, 2014
The Philadelphia 76ers couldn’t have picked a worse time to record their first win in 27 attempts.
Wed, 02 Apr, 2014
Seeing as they’re the self-proclaimed forgotten county in Ireland, some might accuse Donegal folk of being paranoid.
Sat, 01 Mar, 2014
Galway football has been dealt a massive blow with news that defender Colin Forde will miss their entire 2014 campaign after emigrating to England.
Thu, 30 Jan, 2014
Donegal boss Jim McGuinness has told county board officials the local club championship will have to take a back seat if he is to remain in the job.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2013
Highlights include John Creedon's retracing of Michael Collins's final day.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2013
The Donegal-Down game last Sunday was another stark reminder, to those who care, that the game of Gaelic football is in big trouble. It has become ultra-defensive and the overriding philosophy seems to be to stop the opposition from playing and pick up the debris left to try eke out a low-scoring win.
Sat, 29 Jun, 2013
An 18-year-old man killed in a car crash in which his twin sister was also hurt buried his best friend after another smash less than a year ago.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2013
Highlights include Gay Byrne's interview with Bono, and Chris O'Dowd on the Graham Norton Show.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2013
Among the 6,230 football followers who shook and rattled with the cold and rolled their eyes at the sub-standard fare in Tralee’s Austin Stack Park on Sunday, one question endured.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2013
Clapping teams through a guard of honour, onto or off a gaelic pitch, is something very strange. While our rugby counterparts do it on a regular basis, it always looks out of place to me on a GAA pitch.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2013
There is a real danger that some of the most creative players in today’s Gaelic football are becoming more and more peripheral, believes Dara O Cinnéide.
Sun, 23 Dec, 2012
There are many reasons why it’s fitting Galway and Kilkenny will go to a replay now, one of them being that the hurling season will now outlast football’s.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2012
A driver and co-driver were among those taken to hospital after a car-rally crash in Co Cavan that killed two spectators.
Sun, 27 May, 2012
New Cavan senior boss Terry Hyland wasted no time in making changes to his senior panel, releasing six players last week and calling up six more.
Wed, 02 May, 2012
RTÉ last night admitted the “current financial climate” is impacting on its highlights coverage of the Allianz Leagues.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2012
ANOTHER potential embarrassment in the ugly controversy dividing Donegal GAA has been averted by Kevin Cassidy’s absence from a Sligo IT Sigerson Cup reunion on Saturday.
Thu, 24 Nov, 2011
WHAT is it about this generation of Kerry player that their All-Ireland final appearances tend to get twinned with another?
Tue, 20 Sep, 2011
Michael Murphy is on course to lead Donegal into battle for their All-Ireland SFC semi-final against Dublin on Sunday, August 28.
Wed, 10 Aug, 2011
For the first time since 1998, the winners of the Ulster SFC title will not be either Tyrone or Armagh. The province's 'big two' have been outshone this summer by Donegal and Derry, who will contest the July 17 final.
Mon, 27 Jun, 2011
Sat, 21 May, 2011
THE Ulster Council have blamed the weather for the poor crowd that turned up in Ballybofey for the Donegal and Antrim clash on Sunday.
Tue, 17 May, 2011
Wed, 13 Apr, 2011
TITLE contenders in both the Citroen Irish Tarmac Championship and the Dulux Trade British Rally Championship face similar tasks on this weekend’s penultimate rounds of the series, that while featuring the same stages, headquarters and service halts, will run under two different names.
Fri, 20 Aug, 2010
Dermot Molloy will join his Under-21 colleague Michael Murphy in the Donegal full-forward line for Sunday's Ulster SFC quarter-final against Down at Ballybofey (throw-in 2pm).
Fri, 28 May, 2010