National GAA

'Do you lose or do you learn?' - Loss lessons for Mayo

19 September 2017 | 11:30 am

How does Stephen Rochford pick up the pieces after Mayo's latest All-Ireland heartbreak? He would do worse than reflect on 2009 and how Conor Counihan and Liam Sheedy bounced back 12 months later in the best possible way.

Canning on Mayo, Liam MacCarthy and winning at last

19 September 2017 | 11:16 am

Joe Canning says he feels for Mayo's footballers following their latest heart-breaking All-Ireland final defeat - but he knows that they don't want his or anyone else's sympathy.

McManamon on song

19 September 2017 | 11:08 am

Kevin McManamon was on top tune as he belted out 'Dublin In The Rare Ould Times' for Dubs supporters.

Young Derry fan gets his hands on Sam

19 September 2017 | 10:29 am

Derry minors may have wanted to forget their Croke Park experience as quickly as possible on Sunday but there was one fan of the Oak Leaf County who has a memory to cherish.

Rock's fears for MDMA

19 September 2017 | 9:51 am

Barney Rock is worried that Michael Darragh MacAuley may not make himself available to Dublin in 2018.

DUP MP congratulates GAA club

19 September 2017 | 8:58 am

DUP MP Emma Little-Pengelly sent a message of congratulations to her local GAA club at the weekend.

Rochford's regrets

19 September 2017 | 8:55 am

Stephen Rochford admits he has "regrets at certain things" in the wake of the All-Ireland senior football final.

'Dubs are incredible, but Kerry still best ever'

18 September 2017 | 7:37 pm

Charlie Redmond believes this current Dublin crop are the finest the capital has ever produced - but Jim Gavin's men still have work to do usurp the great Kerry side of the 70s and 80s.

'Long-term solution is a different model for Dublin'

18 September 2017 | 6:36 pm

Colm O'Rourke reiterated his belief that Dublin might have to be split into two or perhaps three teams in the future as he clashed with Ciaran Whelan on the Sunday Game last night.

HS football team of the week

18 September 2017 | 3:57 pm

The match certainly lived up to the occasion as Dublin edged out Mayo in a thrilling Sam Maguire Cup decider. Here's our team of the week...

Over a million tune in to dramatic All-Ireland decider

18 September 2017 | 2:14 pm

Dublin's narrow win over Mayo in yesterday's All-Ireland SFC final was the most watched show on Irish television so far this year, with over one million viewers tuning in to the drama on RTÉ2.

No easy answer - Mayo must simply go at it again

18 September 2017 | 1:51 pm

As has been the case after previous defeats, Mayo will again just buckle down in pursuit of All-Ireland final glory - they know no other way, so says sports psychologist Kieran Shannon.

Tyrone Ladies GFA urge clubs to oppose fixture clash

18 September 2017 | 1:16 pm

The chairperson of the Tyrone Ladies Gaelic Football Association has urged clubs in the county to object to the scheduling of club games which clash with next weekend's All-Ireland intermediate football.

Tyrone ladies up in arms over fixture clash

18 September 2017 | 1:03 pm

Tyrone ladies football chairperson Donna McCrory has hit out at the decision to fix men's club championship games for next Sunday when the Red Hand ladies are going for All-Ireland glory at Croke Park.

Rock hoping Dublin ladies can complete perfect summer

18 September 2017 | 10:53 am

Dublin hero Dean Rock is hoping the ladies can follow his team's lead and make it a double for the capital when they face off against Mayo in next week's All-Ireland football final.

Rock steady - Dean unfazed by GPS missile

18 September 2017 | 10:53 am

Dean Rock wasn't fazed by having a GPS unit thrown across his path as he ran up to take the match-winning free in Sunday's All-Ireland final against Mayo at Croke Park.

Stelling & Kamara get Ó Muircheartaigh seal of approval

18 September 2017 | 10:50 am

They came to Croke Park as complete novices but left with a glowing review from the great Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh, who gave Jeff Stelling and Chris Kamara "a thousand per cent" for their commentary on Sunday's All-Ireland SFC final between Mayo and Dublin.

Dublin's 'homecoming' details revealed

18 September 2017 | 10:25 am

Thousands of Dublin fans are expected to throng Smithfield Square this evening for the 'homecoming' of the 2017 All-Ireland football champions.

GAA tweets of the week

18 September 2017 | 10:24 am

Dublin's three-in-a-row celebrations in full flow, more final heartbreak for unlucky Mayo and the outrageously talented David Clifford...

What the papers say: Reaction to another epic

18 September 2017 | 10:03 am

As the dust settled on a brilliant battle that went right to the wire, it was time to analyse how it played out, and what the result means for the rest of the country.

Young referee praised for her volunteering effort

18 September 2017 | 9:00 am

Ulster GAA in association with Translink has unearthed an outstanding young GAA volunteer from Killeavy GAA, Co Armagh.  24 year old Cliodhna McAteer has been awarded the Translink Young GAA Volunteer of the Month Award for August 2017, following a nomination from her club which demonstrated her outstanding contribution to Killeavy GAA.

National Student Bursaries Scheme 2017/18

14 September 2017 | 10:20 am

The GAA have again reiterated their commitment to the ongoing educational development of its players and members by announcing details of the 2017/2018 GAA National Student Bursary scheme.

Interprovincial Wheelchair Hurling League Final

10 September 2017 | 7:01 pm

Congratulations to all the participants in the final round of the GAA M. Donnelly Interprovincial Wheelchair Hurling League which took place in Dungiven Sports Centre yesterday, Saturday 9th September.

Óg Spórt U15 Provincial Final

5 September 2017 | 7:34 am

The Óg Spórt U15 Provincial Final was held last Saturday, September 2nd, in Killybegs, Donegal.

Sport Clubs encouraging lifelong participation

4 September 2017 | 1:00 pm

Last week a Multi-Sport Volunteering Forum ‘Stay in the Game – Promoting Lifelong Well-being in Sport’ explored interesting and innovative ways to keep people active in sports clubs long after they’ve finished playing.

President congratulates Irish Scholars

31 August 2017 | 3:03 pm

Ulster GAA President Michael Hasson and Chair of Ulster GAA’s Heritage and Cultural Committee Michael McArdle attended the Ulster University’s Irish Diploma Graduation Ceremony to congratulate the Gaeilge Sa Chlub Scholars on completion of their study.

Ulster GAA supports LGBTQIA through the RESPECT Campaign

31 August 2017 | 10:49 am

Ulster GAA and Derry GAA, in conjunction with National GAA, provided bibs and banners for the first ever Gaelic Football team to take part in the Football v Homophobia initiative which was included in the Foyle Pride Festival on August 25th and 26th in Derry City.