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Combined Dublin/Mayo Selection Of The Last 15 Years

Over the course of the last few years both Dublin and Mayo have been to the forefront of GAA fans and pundits consciousness. Although Mayo have yet to make the breakthrough and claim their first Sam Maguire in 66 years they have captured the hearts and minds of the nation over the last decade and a half especially the last five …

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Opinion: Dublin’s Bench Holds The Key To Their Success

On Sunday, Jim Gavin will look to mastermind a third All-Ireland triumph on the bounce with this great Dublin team. However, it is more than just the starting XV that are key to the champions, it is the depth of their squad. In fact, it can be argued that the 15 who finish the game are as, if not more …

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Five Talking Points From Dublin’s Comprehensive Victory Over Tyrone

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 27/8/2017 Dublin vs Tyrone Dublin's Eoghan O'Gara and Tiernan McCann of Tyrone Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Many words could be used to describe Dublin’s latest championship win. Flashbacks to 2005 and 2008 had the general GAA public hoping that a great day in Croke Park would accompany the clashes that Kerry and Mayo provided in the other semi-final pairing. But it was not to be, Dublin hammered Tyrone. The victory was comprehensive, emphatic and powerful and …

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Opinion: Should Diarmuid Connolly Start On Sunday?

The name that never goes away. Dublin’s Diarmuid Connolly is set to take the limelight yet again. Just when we thought he had gone away and had been basically written off for the 2017 season, Connolly’s name has returned to the fold. He is a figure that trouble has followed throughout his footballing career. His talent is indisputable, there are …

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Quiz: Can You Name The County of These GAA Stars?

Allianz Football League Division 1, O'Donnell Park, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal 5/2/2017 Donegal vs Kerry Donegal's James O'Donoghue and Donegal's Eamon Doherty and Ciaran Thompson Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

This GAA quiz starts off very easy but it’s not long before you can get caught out. As we head into the summer months, you might be seeing a lot more of these players in both codes. Another exciting weekend will feature Dublin facing Galway in Tullamore for a place in the Leinster Hurling Championship quarter final. It’s hard not …

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Bernard Brogan Welcomes And Warns New Clubmate Paul Galvin

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Final 18/9/2011 Dublin vs Kerry Bernard Brogan of Dublin with Paul Galvin of Kerry Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Former Kerry star Paul Galvin togged out this morning for his new Dublin club, St Oliver Plunkett’s/Eoghan Ruadh. The 37 year-old picked up four All-Ireland titles throughout a glittered career with the Kingdom, and he will now represent a major addition to the Dublin giants. One of the club’s most famous sons was quick to both welcome and warn Galvin …

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Brogan, MacAuley And Byrne All Dropped For Dublin

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final 6/8/2016 Dublin vs Donegal Dublin's Jim Gavin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine OÕSullivan

Dublin trio Bernard Brogan, Michael Darragh MacAuley and Davy Byrne have all been dropped for Saturday’s All-Ireland final replay with Mayo, according to RTE’s Marty Morrissey who broke the news during Saturday Game Live. Andrews is now set to come in for Michael Darragh MacAuley, Paul Mannion in for Brogan and Paul Fitzsimons in for corner-back Davy Byrne. Dublin manager Jim …

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Everyone Is Predicting The One Change From Dublin Team Named

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 28/8/2016 Dublin vs Kerry Dublin manager Jim Gavin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

With just hours to go until the big one in Croke Park, debate is raging whether or not the Dublin and Mayo teams will start as they were named yesterday. Jim Gavin named his side last night, with Bernard Brogan and Paul Flynn holding onto their starting places, despite calls during the week for them to be dropped. Others were …

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Dublin Name Side For All-Ireland Final Replay Against Mayo

enior Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 26/6/2016 Dublin vs Meath Dublin Manager Jim Gavin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Dublin manager Jim Gavin has named his Dublin side for the All-Ireland final replay against Mayo. The two sides played out an intriguing draw a fortnight ago, with Cillian O’Connor’s late late show meaning that they must do it all over again. The Dubs are looking for back-to-back titles for the first time since 1977, while Mayo have not captured …

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