Person: Kevin McManamon
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Forewarned they were, but Mayo were powerless to prevent yet another third-quarter burst extending the county’s miserable run against Dublin.
Sun, 02 Feb, 2020
Dublin this evening extended their unbeaten run against Mayo to 16 games.
Sat, 01 Feb, 2020
At this stage, it’s probably a rite of passage for one of Philly McMahon, James McCarthy, Ciarán Kilkenny, Kevin McManamon, or Paddy Andrews to haze new recruits with tales of the bad old days.
Wed, 29 Jan, 2020
Farrell presided over his first official press conference as Jim Gavin's successor at the offices of Dublin GAA sponsors AIG and had good news for supporters.
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020
Jim Gavin is only gone a couple of days and already things have started to slide.
Wed, 04 Dec, 2019
The former Dublin forward managed his county 48 times in the Championship and a further 59 times in the National League, bringing his grand total to 107.
Sat, 30 Nov, 2019
Six-time All-Ireland winner Paul Flynn has admitted that quitting Dublin and stepping away from inter-county football isn’t an easy thing to do.
Thu, 07 Nov, 2019
Thomas Davis and Ballyboden St Enda’s will contest this year’s Dublin Senior Football Championship final, after semi-final wins over Kilmacud Crokes and St Jude’s, respectively, at Parnell Park on Saturday evening.
Sun, 27 Oct, 2019
Holders Kilmacud Crokes kept alive their ambitions of back-to-back Dublin SFC titles when accounting for 14-man Clontarf by 0-16 to 0-8 in their quarter-final at Parnell Park yesterday.
Mon, 14 Oct, 2019
Thousands of fans and the Lord Mayor welcomed the champion Dublin men's and ladies footballers home at a celebration at Merrion Square this afternoon.
Sun, 29 Sep, 2019
Iis anticipated that each will receive along the lines of €50,000
Sat, 14 Sep, 2019
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
Kerry great Aidan O’Mahony has admitted he’d start towering Tommy Walsh in the All-Ireland final replay but reckons boss Peter Keane will hold him in reserve once again.
Fri, 06 Sep, 2019
It was natural that of all the previous All-Ireland finals that last Sunday’s conjured comparisons with, 1982 was the easiest from the archive to reach for, but for long periods, it felt an awful lot like 2011 to us.
Wed, 04 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
All-Ireland winner Bryan Sheehan on learning the art of free-taking from Maurice Fitzgerald and why Kerry football is in a good place, despite the exodus of its All-Ireland winning stars.
Sat, 31 Aug, 2019
Paddy Durcan’s marking job on Jack McCaffrey in Mayo’s All-Ireland semi-final defeat to Dublin didn’t matter much in the end, but it was no less impressive for that.
Thu, 29 Aug, 2019
Dublin great Barry Cahill reckons the odds of both Jim Gavin and Stephen Cluxton remaining in their positions beyond Sunday’s All-Ireland final are only ‘50-50’.
Wed, 28 Aug, 2019
In the 2017 Division 1 final, Kerry brought Dublin’s 36-game unbeaten record across League and Championship to an end. Next Sunday, they aim to prevent Jim Gavin’s men from extending their defeat-less Championship run to 36. Thirty-three Championship wins and two draws have brought Dublin to the brink of creating GAA history. Here are 15 facts and figures behind their remarkable five-in-a-row tilt:
Mon, 26 Aug, 2019
Dublin are on the brink of history and already have seven SFC wins to their name this summer, andreflects that in his August All-Stars. But how do the other counties fare?
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
The ironies of Stephen O’Brien’s proposed, cumulative one-match ban are worth mentioning.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
Former Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice believes it would be wrong if Meath referee David Gough is nominated by the GAA to handle next month’s All-Ireland final between Dublin and Kerry.
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
The tepid showing of Jim Gavin’s second string in Sunday’s Super 8 win over Tyrone has ‘demystified Dublin’, says former Armagh star Tony McEntee.
Mon, 05 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
A Dublin football panel without a St Vincent’s club representative just doesn’t seem right.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
Early in his Dublin career, Kevin McManamon set up a fresh food business with a pal to guarantee flexible working hours and more time for football.
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019
Dublin forward Ciaran Kilkenny is looking forward to a summer of fun riding the blue wave.
Thu, 13 Jun, 2019
In his 10th season playing Championship football for Dublin, and in his 100th overall game, the tight-marking defender finally scored a point.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Dean Rock and Cillian O’Connor will both have similar feelings this morning.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
Finisher. That’s the term managers prefer to use these days when selling and telling a player that they’re not starting the next day but should see action at some point.
Fri, 10 May, 2019
You probably know the Páirc Uí Chaoimh playing surface yesterday was the subject of much negative comment, to put it mildly.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2019
Leading inter-county football managers run the risk of losing sideline privileges for several games should they continue the habit of keeping their actual starting teams for Allianz League fixtures under wraps until the 11th hour.
Sat, 05 Jan, 2019
The same evening that both Kerry’s involvement in the 2018 championship and Eamonn Fitmaurice’s tenure as manager ended, the last two players to leave the home dressing room in the bowels of Fitzgerald Stadium were Kieran Donaghy and Darran O’Sullivan, writes .
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018
St Jude’s manager Padraic Monaghan pinpointed a powerful second-quarter showing as a crucial factor in his side’s stunning success over St Vincent’s in the Dublin SFC at Parnell Park yesterday.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
At first glance the subtitle might seem a tad overblown: Dublin – The Chaos Years: How the Dubs Made A Mess of Things For So Long – and How They Turned It Around.
Wed, 03 Oct, 2018
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
Dublin legend Keith Barr says his gut feeling is that Diarmuid Connolly won’t return to inter-county duty in 2019.
Fri, 31 Aug, 2018
Last year’s beaten finalists, Ballymun Kickhams, got their Dublin SFC campaign up and running on a positive note as they defeated St Brigid’s by 2-13 to 1-10 in their Group 4 clash at Parnell Park on Saturday afternoon.
Mon, 16 Apr, 2018
The irony of Andy Moran’s call on Monday for a 50-yard penalty to punish cynicism late in matches shouldn’t be lost on anybody.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018
In the end, we were given a dramatic conclusion rarely in keeping with the general tedium of events as Fintan Kelly fired over a glorious point deep into injury-time to secure a noteworthy success for Monaghan against the All-Ireland champions.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018
After Kilkenny’s first All-Ireland senior title under Brian Cody in 2000, the strength of his panel was lauded to such an extent that when the Cats cruised through Leinster the following year their second 15 were deemed the next best side in the country.
Wed, 14 Mar, 2018
By the 58th minute, the minds of the Dublin faithful had wandered elsewhere. Passes were cheered as their team picked at the bones of the Kerry carcass.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018