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 Aug 2016 23:52:38 +0100 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:52:38 +0100 Sport News O'Sullivan: Strong finish can see Kerry home Former Kerry All-Ireland winning captain Mickey 'Ned' O'Sullivan believes hunger could well steer his native county to an unexpected win over Dublin this weekend. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:44:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0825/811969-osullivan-strong-finish-can-see-kerry-home/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0825/811969-osullivan-strong-finish-can-see-kerry-home/ Denis Bastick: Dublin preparing for Kerry backlash Dublin midfielder Denis Bastick is expecting Kerry to come at them all guns blazing to arrest their poor run of results in the fixture when the sides meet in Sunday's semi-final. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:52:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811932-denis-bastick/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811932-denis-bastick/ Sheehan calls for Kerry improvement to usurp Dubs Kerry captain Bryan Sheehan is hoping for a case of third time lucky against Dublin and delivery of the level of performance capable of toppling the All-Ireland champions. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:54:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811922-sheehan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811922-sheehan/ Fitzmaurice insists Kerry are ready for Dublin Kerry football manager Éamonn Fitzmaurice has dismissed claims that his side's straight-forward route to the All-Ireland semi-final has left them ill-prepared for a meeting with Dublin. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:53:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811907-fitzmaurice-insists-kerry-are-ready-for-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811907-fitzmaurice-insists-kerry-are-ready-for-dublin/ Dublin boss Jim Gavin not taking Kerry lightly It may be seven years since Dublin last suffered a defeat to Kerry in the All-Ireland SFC, but manager Jim Gavin insists that complacency is never a factor when any team faces the Kingdom. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:55:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811914-dublin-boss-gavin-not-taking-kerry-lightly/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811914-dublin-boss-gavin-not-taking-kerry-lightly/ Dublin and Mayo ladies battle for final place Rarely has a match been more highly anticipated than the meeting of Dublin and Mayo in the TG4 Senior Championship semi-final. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:06:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811927-ladies-semi-final-mayo-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0825/811927-ladies-semi-final-mayo-dublin/ Christie: Recent Dubs dominance counts for little Former Dublin player Paddy Christie believes Dublin's recent dominance of arch-rivals Kerry will count for little when the sides meet in Sunday's All-Ireland semi-final. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:59:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0824/811774-paddy-christie/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0824/811774-paddy-christie/ Harte set to continue in Tyrone until 2018 Mickey Harte looks set to add another year to his current Tyrone term, which would keep the Errigal Ciarán man in charge of the Red Hand until 2018. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:18:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0824/811579-harte-set-to-continue-in-tyrone-until-2018/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0824/811579-harte-set-to-continue-in-tyrone-until-2018/ Cian Ward: Kerry don't have firepower to beat Dubs Former Meath forward Cian Ward believes Kerry do not possess the firepower to beat Dublin, and rubbished any suggestion that there's a vulnerability in the reigning champions' full-back line. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:15:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0823/811375-cian-ward/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0823/811375-cian-ward/ Casey hails resolve of long-suffering Mayo stars Former Mayo forward John Casey has hailed the county's resolve after they reached a third All-Ireland final in five years with their weekend victory over Tipperary. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:52:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0822/811156-casey-mayo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0822/811156-casey-mayo/ John Brudair stands aside as Limerick manager Limerick are looking for a new senior football manager after incumbent John Brudair chose not to go forward for another term. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 18:29:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0822/811124-limerick/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0822/811124-limerick/ Offalyman Brian Gavin to ref All-Ireland SHC final Offaly referee Brian Gavin will take charge of the All-Ireland SHC final between Tipperary and Kilkenny. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 18:04:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0822/811112-offalyman-brian-gavin-to-ref-all-ireland-shc-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0822/811112-offalyman-brian-gavin-to-ref-all-ireland-shc-final/ GAA Podcast: Acheson backs Tipp to come again Tipperary's inspirational captain Peter Acheson admitted he may have played his last game for his county, but believes the Premier County will line up in an All-Ireland SFC final within the next "five or six years". Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:01:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0822/811039-peter-acheson/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0822/811039-peter-acheson/ O'Hara: Moran flash of brilliance in Mayo attack Eamon O'Hara believes Mayo attacker Andy Moran displays the ruthless hunger to get on the scoreboard that sets the marquee forwards in the modern game apart from the rest. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:29:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0822/810995-ohara-moran-flash-of-brilliance-in-mayo-attack/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0822/810995-ohara-moran-flash-of-brilliance-in-mayo-attack/ O'Shea: Mayo must find improvement Mayo's Aidan O'Shea delivered a characteristically forthright critique of his side's All-Ireland SFC semi-final victory over Tipperary, acknowledging that the level of the performance fell some way short of what will be required to trouble Dublin or Kerry in next month's final. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:51:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810864-mayo-aidan-oshea-andy-moran/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810864-mayo-aidan-oshea-andy-moran/ Liam Kearns retains pride as Tipp depth exposed Proud Liam Kearns admitted that a lack of depth finally caught up with Tipperary as their fairytale run to the All-Ireland semi-finals was ended by Mayo at Croke Park. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 19:06:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810853-liam-kearns-mayo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810853-liam-kearns-mayo/ Rochford praises Moran after Mayo reach final Mayo manager Stephen Rochford has lauded the performance of Barry Moran after the Castlebar Mitchels player was deployed to great effect in a sweeper role in the 2-13 to 0-14 victory over Tipperary in Sunday's All-Ireland semi-final at Croke Park. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:36:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810892-mayo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810892-mayo/ Joe Brolly: Mayo lack belief to land All-Ireland As part of a Sunday Game discussion on Mayo's prospects ahead of the All-Ireland final, Joe Brolly believes that the side lack the belief to go on and finally win the title. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:50:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810873-joe-brolly-mayo-lack-belief-to-land-all-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810873-joe-brolly-mayo-lack-belief-to-land-all-ireland/ Mayo do enough to repel Tipp in reaching final Mayo advanced to a third All-Ireland football final in five years after victory over spirited Tipperary side at Croke Park. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 21:20:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810825-mayo-v-tipperary/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810825-mayo-v-tipperary/ Galway account for Donegal to make minor decider Robert Finnerty was Galway's shooting star as the young Tribesmen held firm to book their place in the Electric Ireland All-Ireland minor football final on 18 September. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 17:19:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810826-donegal-v-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0821/810826-donegal-v-galway/