Person: Cormac Costello
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Kerry great Aidan O’Mahony reckons it’s a myth that Dublin’s bench options have diminished as they close in on the five in a row.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2019
Bernard Brogan is one of the founders of Peptalk, a corporate well-being company that counts big businesses like Coca-Cola, Zurich and Northern Trust as clients.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2019
In the last 30-odd years, four All-Ireland senior football finals have gone to a replay — the deciders of 1988, 1996, 2000, and 2016.
Tue, 03 Sep, 2019
Paradise lost or great expectations? This was no Penguin Classic but it will have the look of one for Kerry.
Mon, 02 Sep, 2019
David Gough was the right man for this All-Ireland final — I maintained that from a good bit out — and seeing him give one of the best refereeing displays in a football final wasn’t unexpected.
Mon, 02 Sep, 2019
Dublin and Kerry will have to battle it out again on Saturday, September 14 (6pm throw-in), after this absorbing if error-strewn tussle finished tied.
Sun, 01 Sep, 2019
The voice that ends the season is unmistakable, even ordering a pot of tea.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019
These are no ordinary times in Gaelic football and this is no run-of-the-mill five-in-a-row bid.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
You imagine as the Kerry party left Croke Park yesterday evening they were preparing a case for the defence of Stephen O’Brien.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
Just once have Dublin failed to score a goal against Mayo and their nine points were still enough to win in a dour
Fri, 09 Aug, 2019
Former Cork footballer Colm O’Neill sees no reason why five or six of the county’s All-Ireland U20 winning team can’t make the step up to senior level in 2020.
Tue, 06 Aug, 2019
Diarmuid Connolly’s first Championship start for Dublin in 26 months was marked with a win as Dublin confirmed their All-Ireland semi-final against Mayo this Saturday.
Sun, 04 Aug, 2019
Cork may have lost their third competitive game of the summer and exited the championship but do so with their heads held high.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2019
A Dublin football panel without a St Vincent’s club representative just doesn’t seem right.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
Cork’s maiden voyage into the Super 8s begins this evening and the challenge facing them couldn’t be any bigger than that posed by the five-in-a-row chasing Dublin.
Sat, 13 Jul, 2019
Éamonn Fitzmaurice might not be pacing the Fitzgerald Stadium sideline this Sunday but for many in Mayo he might as well be.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
At 29 and closer to the end of his Dublin football career than the beginning, Dean Rock appears to have finally won over the doubters.
Fri, 05 Jul, 2019
A record ninth Leinster SFC title in a row for Dublin but one that came in slightly unusual circumstances.
Sun, 23 Jun, 2019
Warm June rain greeted us as we exited Croke Park yesterday with smiles on the faces of the Royal supporters, in particular. Dublin pelleted over points for fun while both Kildare and Laois squandered some great goal chances. The centurion Cluxton culled the Lillies’ goal efforts and the quality of the forward play and score-taking was exceptional, at times, from all four participating teams.
Mon, 10 Jun, 2019
Dublin breezed into a ninth Leinster SFC final as Cormac Costello yet again dazzled with nine points.
Sun, 09 Jun, 2019
Dean Rock and Cillian O’Connor will both have similar feelings this morning.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
Fourteen-man Dublin extended their winning run to 25 games in the Leinster senior football championship with this facile victory in O’Moore Park.
Sat, 25 May, 2019
As Jim Gavin post-match critiques go, his take on his team’s performance that conspired to knock them out of the reckoning for a seventh consecutive Division 1 final was withering: “That performance will obviously not help the players that were out on the pitch, that’s for sur.”
Mon, 18 Mar, 2019
Despite playing the last 25 minutes with 14 men, Tyrone picked up their first win over Dublin in six years as the All-Ireland lost three round games for the first time in Jim Gavin’s reign.
Sat, 16 Mar, 2019
Did ‘Winning Streak’ air earlier than scheduled Saturday on RTÉ? An edge-of-the-seat game of risk and reward in Tralee climaxing with a roll of the dice and everyone leaving Austin Stack Park with something in their pocket.
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019
Another Kerry-Dublin classic in Tralee ended in a welter of excitement and a third successive Allianz League Division 1 victory for the Kingdom
Sat, 09 Feb, 2019
Saturday, in case you didn’t realise, was Groundhog Day in the US, the 133rd installment of a rodent climbing out of a burrow to predict the weather.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2019
No harm for Monaghan to remind Dublin that they have their number at these early junctures. No harm for the champions either to be told that in this season of all seasons there is going to be gristle. The physical soreness they feel today after this niggly clash will serve them well for what lies ahead.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019
A sense of belonging and a need for order are two of the reasons why so many Dublin fringe players remain involved, Ciarán Kilkenny believes.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018
Mickey Harte has always sweated the small stuff.
Mon, 03 Sep, 2018
Jim Gavin dug deep into his all-conquering Dublin panel with impressive consequences as the three-in-a-row All-Ireland winners signed off on their Super 8s campaign in style.
Sun, 05 Aug, 2018
It’s a good job Dublin don’t execute the perfect performance every time they play. For if they did, the umpires would be going to the UU (Umpire Union) looking for better T&C’s.
Mon, 25 Jun, 2018
The legend of Tipperary’s historic All-Ireland minor football success has multiplied with time.
Sat, 19 May, 2018
Mayo goalkeeper David Clarke was not unsettled by Cormac Costello interfering with his kicking-tees at the end of last year’s All-Ireland decider, despite sending his final restart out of play.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
Recently retired attacker Alan Dillon reckons the Mayo and Cork forwards are kindred spirits, undervalued and underappreciated by the majority of neutrals.
Fri, 19 Jan, 2018
The GAA have decided not to punish Lee Keegan for his actions in the closing stages of Mayo’s one-point loss to Dublin in the All-Ireland Football final.
Wed, 27 Sep, 2017
Sat, 23 Sep, 2017
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017
Dublin win not only because they are the best but because they are the boldest too, writes
Tue, 19 Sep, 2017
Pat Spillane and Eamonn O'Hara join Clare MacNamara to discuss an amazing All-Ireland final as Dublin made it three in a row.
Sun, 17 Sep, 2017
Mon, 07 Aug, 2017