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Bernard Brogan’s Season Could Be Over Due To Knee Injury

Bernard Brogan was initially named in the Dublin team to face Donegal in Croke Park on Saturday evening, but shortly before the Allianz Football League Division 1 clash, it was announced that the star forward would not actually play a role, either as a starter or a substitute. Brogan was replaced on the team-sheet by St. Brigid’s club man Paddy Andrews. …

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All The Results From The Weekend’s National Football League Action


Weather wreaked havoc with Round 3 of the Allianz National Football League as a host of games around the country were postponed. However, in the matches that did go ahead, we were treated to some crackers. Dublin started the weekend off with a five-point win over Donegal in Croke Park, as Tyrone and Galway also recorded wins in Division 1. There …

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Dubs Account For Donegal And All The Results From Saturday’s GAA Action

Allianz Football League Division 1, Croke Park, Dublin 10/2/2018 Dublin vs Donegal Donegal's Ciaran Thompson with Brian Howard of Dublin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Oisin Keniry

While the Allianz National  Hurling League has a weekend off, there was crucial small-ball action with the All-Ireland club SHC semi-finals taking place. Like so many predicted earlier in the year, Na Piarsaigh and Cuala will face off on St Patrick’s Day in Croke Park, after wins over Slaughtneil and Liam Mellows respectively. This evening, the Dublin footballers saw off a …

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Donegal Go Close At Croke Park But Dublin Show Too Much Class


Brian Barry reports from Croke Park as Dublin saw off a brave Donegal challenge, 0-20 to 0-15. Donegal came to Croke Park this evening in bad need of a win to allay fears of relegation from Division 1 of the Allianz National Football League. After narrow losses to Kerry and Galway, Declan Bonner’s outfit found themselves point-less heading to HQ …

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Graham Geraghty Reflects On Humbling Praise From Alex Ferguson

Graham Geraghty

Meath legend Graham Geraghty is set to be featured on the new TG4 series of Laochra Gael. The popular show announced five new episodes yesterday, and will be released in the coming weeks. The documentary focusing on Geraghty promises to be particularly interesting, following his glittered career. However, it could have turned out quite differently for the Royal County’s forward, after he had trials …

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“I Knew Straight Away. I Was Bawling My Eyes Out.” – Cork Footballer Brian Hurley On Injury Hell

Allianz Football League Division 1, Austin Stack Park, Tralee, Co. Kerry 3/4/2016 Kerry vs Cork Cork's Brian Hurley Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

For most Gaelic footballers, the dream is to achieve success on the field of play. For others, the dream is to simply take to the field. It’s fair to say that Cork footballer Brian Hurley has had a torrid experience with injuries in recent times. The Castlehaven clubman has been through the wars with his hamstring, but is on the comeback trail …

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Mayo Handed Major Boost As Former Minor Star Returns From Brisbane Lions

Electric Ireland Connacht GAA Football Minor Championship Final, MacHale Park, Castlebar, Co. Mayo 13/7/2014 Mayo vs Roscommon Mayo's Cian Hanley celebrates scoring the first goal of the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

After yet another agonising All-Ireland final loss last September, the focus surrounding Mayo has been on whether they have the extra percent in their arsenal that could see this side to the promised land. To that end, the Allianz National Football League probably isn’t overly crucial to Mayo’s summer ambitions this year, but Stephen Rochford may need to give his side …

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