RTÉ Sport gaa http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport gaa http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Thu, 25 May 2017 11:39:57 +0100 Thu, 25 May 2017 11:39:57 +0100 Sport News GAA Digest: Five changes for Tyrone Tyrone manager Mickey Harte has made five changes to his team for Sunday's Ulster quarter-final showdown with Derry from the side that took the field in their last League game. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:03:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0525/877997-gaa-digest/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0525/877997-gaa-digest/ Lee Chin: Davy Fitzgerald in remote control of Wexford Lee Chin has revealed that Davy Fitzgerald is still having "an impact" on his Wexford side, despite an eight-week ban restricting the manager to contacting his players via mobile phone. Thu, 25 May 2017 11:39:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0525/877857-lee-chin-davy-fitzgerald-in-remote-control-of-wexford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0525/877857-lee-chin-davy-fitzgerald-in-remote-control-of-wexford/ Pressure of sorts on Cody and Harte to deliver We assess the challenges facing the country's longest serving inter-county GAA managers, Brian Cody and Mickey Harte, as they embark on another championship campaign. Thu, 25 May 2017 10:51:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0519/876518-cody-harte/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0519/876518-cody-harte/ Tipp sweating on Comerford after club red card Tipperary could be without All Star nominee Evan Comerford for their Munster SFC semi-final next month after the goalkeeper was sent off for a dispute with a referee in a club game. Thu, 25 May 2017 09:18:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0525/877824-tipp-sweating-on-comerford-after-club-red-card/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0525/877824-tipp-sweating-on-comerford-after-club-red-card/ Tyrone have firepower to deal with Derry threat Outside of the top four or five counties, Tyrone have as good a bunch of forwards as there is about and I expect them to be good enough to win on Sunday Thu, 25 May 2017 06:56:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0524/877705-philip-jordan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0524/877705-philip-jordan/ Flynn fires back at Horan in O'Shea row Bernard Flynn has labelled James Horan "pathetic" after the former Mayo boss claimed Flynn had "made a fool of himself" over comments about Green and Red star Aidan O'Shea. Wed, 24 May 2017 15:15:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0524/877642-flynn-fires-back-at-horan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0524/877642-flynn-fires-back-at-horan/ Canavan hopes for a re-energised Tyrone in championship Peter Canavan believes Tyrone's poor finish to the Allianz League  can act as a spur for the Red Hand as they begin their quest to regain the Ulster title against Derry on Sunday. Wed, 24 May 2017 14:14:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0524/877599-canavan-is-hoping-for-a-re-energised-tyrone-for-ulster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0524/877599-canavan-is-hoping-for-a-re-energised-tyrone-for-ulster/ Tipp can still have massive say in All-Ireland race Richie Power believes that Tipperary can rediscover a fluidity in their overall performance that will enable them to get firmly back in the race for Liam MacCarthy glory. Wed, 24 May 2017 06:41:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0523/877439-richie-power/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0523/877439-richie-power/ McMahon looks set to miss Dublin's clash with Carlow Philly McMahon looks set to miss Dublin's Leinster SFC quarter-final with Carlow after he was hit with a one-game ban by Croke Park's Central Hearings Committee (CHC). Tue, 23 May 2017 10:31:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/877183-mcmahon-suspension-carlow/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/877183-mcmahon-suspension-carlow/ Cork reaping the rewards of hard training, says Nash Cork goalkeeper Anthony Nash believes that his side's thrilling Munster Championship victory over All-Ireland holders Tipperary was down to hard work on the training pitch. Mon, 22 May 2017 21:00:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/877158-cork-reaping-the-rewards-of-hard-training-says-nash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/877158-cork-reaping-the-rewards-of-hard-training-says-nash/ Brennan fears psychological impact of Tipperary defeat Michael Ryan has a "massive challenge" to regroup his Tipperary team after their Munster defeat to Cork, according to RTÉ hurling analyst Eddie Brennan. Mon, 22 May 2017 10:49:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/876978-michael-ryan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/876978-michael-ryan/ 'Aw here we go Pauric!' - Mullane reacts to Rebel glory Cork's pulsating Munster SHC quarter-final defeat of Tipperary at Semple Stadium encapsulated everything we love about the championship. Mon, 22 May 2017 11:46:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/876966-aw-here-we-go-pauric/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/876966-aw-here-we-go-pauric/ Connerton: Longford 'handed the game' to Laois Longford manager Denis Conerton lamented his team's concession of four goals either side of half time in to Laois on Sunday as "football suicide". Mon, 22 May 2017 10:20:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876897-connerton-longford-handed-the-game-to-laois/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876897-connerton-longford-handed-the-game-to-laois/ It's nigh time Cork hurlers pushed on, says Tom Kenny A member of Cork's last All-Ireland-winning team believes hope has been restored on Leeside after the sensational defeat of Liam MacCarthy holders Tipperary. Mon, 22 May 2017 14:25:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/876969-tom-kenny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0522/876969-tom-kenny/ 'Mixed' Mayo must improve for Galway, warns Rochford Mayo manager Stephen Rochford admitted he was more satisfied with the result than his players' performance in their Connacht SFC quarter-final win over Sligo. Mon, 22 May 2017 10:28:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876889-mixed-mayo-have-room-to-improve/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876889-mixed-mayo-have-room-to-improve/ Brendan Murphy: Carlow will relish facing the Dubs Carlow midfielder Brendan Murphy believes the experience of facing Dublin in the Leinster championship can ultimately benefit the county as it looks to climb up the footballing ladder. Mon, 22 May 2017 06:31:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876895-bren/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876895-bren/ Kingston: We asked for a performance - we got one While not getting carried away after Cork's victory over Tipperary in the Munster SHC quarter-final, Rebels boss Kieran Kingston nevertheless was keen to stress the collective effort that saw his troops dethrone the reigning Munster champions. Sun, 21 May 2017 20:34:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876876-kingston-we-asked-for-a-performance-we-got-a-perfor/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876876-kingston-we-asked-for-a-performance-we-got-a-perfor/ Turlough O'Brien hails 'massive' Carlow victory Carlow defeating Wexford in the preliminary round of the Leinster football championship may have been a surprise to many, but not so for Turlough O'Brien who felt that something positive was happening in advance of the game to help his side. Mon, 22 May 2017 13:46:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876898-turlough-oconnor/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876898-turlough-oconnor/ Cork edge out Tipp in Semple thriller Kieran Kingston's Cork have stunned Munster and All-Ireland champions Tipperary in this afternoon's provincial quarter-final at Semple Stadium. Sun, 21 May 2017 20:06:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876795-tipperary-v-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876795-tipperary-v-cork/ Michael Ryan: Tipperary have plenty to work on Tipperary manager Michael Ryan says his side will have to "find their way in the Championship" after admitting Cork were the better team in their Munster SHC meeting today. Mon, 22 May 2017 06:54:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876878-michael-ryan-tipp-have-plenty-to-work-on/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0521/876878-michael-ryan-tipp-have-plenty-to-work-on/