GAA News

Big guns kept apart in Kildare SFC draw

1 July 2020 | 7:11 pm

Last year's four semi-finalists were kept apart in this evening's Kildare SFC draw, with holders Sarsfields, Moorefield, Athy and Celbridge ending up in separate groups.

GPA clarify training stance amid 'negative discourse'

1 July 2020 | 4:40 pm

The Gaelic Players Association has reiterated its call for players to be allowed to attend county training once their club has been eliminated from championship, and defended their members from perceived 'sustained negative discourse surrounding inter-county players'

2020 Leinster U20HC draw completed

30 June 2020 | 4:56 pm

The draw for the 2020 Leinster U20HC has been completed, with Wexford and Kilkenny awaiting in the semi-finals.

A sporting winter of much content beckons

30 June 2020 | 4:01 pm

Provided the coronavirus is kept in check and the weather plays ball, there is much to look forward on the sporting front in the final few months of this trying and testing year.

Incoming GAA president worried about elite 'obsession'

29 June 2020 | 11:50 pm

Incoming GAA president Larry McCarthy believes that the association is becoming obsessed with the elite end of the game and is determined not to allow the lower levels to be left behind.

GAA early 'retirements': A story of U-turns

29 June 2020 | 1:57 pm

In the couple of days, the viewpoint has formed that this could be it for Jack McCaffrey and the Dublin jersey but there is a rich history of retirement u-turns in the GAA

McConville: Still time for McCaffrey to change his mind

29 June 2020 | 8:59 am

Former All-Ireland SFC winner Oisín McConville says there is still enough time for Jack McCaffrey to opt in for the 2020 inter-county season as the Dubs chase six-in-a-row under new boss Dessie Farrell.

Donal Óg: Cream will still rise to the top

28 June 2020 | 9:52 pm

Donal Óg Cusack tells The Sunday Game that he's expecting a winter All-Ireland hurling championship to suit the more physical teams, but he still expects the game's best players to excel regardless of the conditions.

Daly rues Clare's Munster 'draw from hell'

28 June 2020 | 2:29 pm

Anthony Daly is relishing the prospect of a 2020 All-Ireland Hurling Championship that looked unlikely just a couple of months ago but admits his native Clare have their work cut out for them to win it.

Ó Sé: A penalty shootout in football just seems wrong

27 June 2020 | 9:22 am

Tomás Ó Sé isn't convinced that a penalty shootout is the best way to decide a football game, particularly an All-Ireland semi-final or final, but Brendan Cummins says it will prove very motivating for goalkeepers.

RTÉ GAA Podcast: Penalty shootouts for Christmas

26 June 2020 | 10:58 pm

We convene a special podcast following Leinster and Munster hurling draws, with Brendan Cummins and Tomas Ó Sé giving Mikey Stafford and Rory O'Neill their thoughts after a significant day in the return to GAA action.