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 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:12:11 +0100 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:12:11 +0100 Sport News The Rochford Files: Mayo's impressive leader It seems anyone that comes into contact with Stephen Rochford walks away impressed, writes Peter Sweeney. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:26:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819438-the-rochford-files/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819438-the-rochford-files/ Laois opt for Creedon - Galway keep the faith Peter Creedon is the new manager of the Laois footballers, while Galway have kept faith with Kevin Walsh and Micheál Donoghue to manage the county's footballers and hurlers respectively for a further three years. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:12:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819503-creedon-takes-the-laos-reins-galway-keep/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0927/819503-creedon-takes-the-laos-reins-galway-keep/ GAAGO brings home a little closer for Irish abroad There'll be more than 82,000 people at Croke Park on Saturday for the All-Ireland football final replay between Dublin and Mayo, but GAAGO will play a crucial role in allowing those around the globe to watch the match. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:50:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0926/819360-gaago/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0926/819360-gaago/ Column: Gavin faces call over Brogan selection Dublin manager Jim Gavin faces a new type of selection issue for Saturday's All-Ireland Football final replay after a lethargic performance from star forward Bernard Brogan in the first clash with Mayo Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:50:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0926/819284-dublin-options/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0926/819284-dublin-options/ Dublin accept outcome of Ladies senior final A statement from the Dublin Ladies Gaelic Football Association has ruled out an appeal to the outcome of Sunday's All-Ireland final which Cork won by a point. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:25:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0926/819278-fitzgerald-were-champions-and-thats-that/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0926/819278-fitzgerald-were-champions-and-thats-that/ Cillian O'Connor leads Mayo by example RTÉ Sport's Peter Sweeney profiles the man Mayo have to thank for securing Saturday's All-Ireland SFC final replay against Dublin - Cillian O'Connor. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:24:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819158-cillian-oconnor/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819158-cillian-oconnor/ Dublin to consider appeal after controversial loss Dublin manager Gregory McGonigle says the Ladies Gaelic Football Association have let his team down as they consider an appeal against the result of their heartbreaking All-Ireland final defeat to Cork. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:15:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819151-dublin-cork-appeal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819151-dublin-cork-appeal/ Cork captain pays tribute to Rebel veterans Cork captain Ciara O'Sullivan paid tribute to the four Rebels who collected their 11th All-Ireland ladies football title at Croke Park on Sunday. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:21:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819154-cork-osullivan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819154-cork-osullivan/ Drama as Cork edge out Dublin to seal six-in-a-row Cork are TG4 All-Ireland ladies senior football champions for the sixth year in a row and 11th time in 12 seasons after a controversial 1-07 to 1-06 win over Dublin. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 19:46:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819098-cork-v-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819098-cork-v-dublin/ Kildare squeeze past Clare for intermediate crown Goalkeeper Mary Hulgraine was the star of the show as Kildare atoned for last year's TG4 All-Ireland ladies' intermediate final defeat by going one better at Croke Park this afternoon. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 19:19:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819099-clare-v-kildare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819099-clare-v-kildare/ Goals galore as Longford claim Junior title A second-half goal glut sealed a first TG4 All-Ireland junior ladies football title since 1997 for Michael Bohan's Longford at Croke Park this afternoon. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 13:44:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819100-antrim-v-longford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0925/819100-antrim-v-longford/ Sam Maguire set for Dublin date after replay? It seems that Irish Life have decided that Dublin will win next Saturday's All-Ireland SFC final replay against Mayo. Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:37:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0924/819021-philly-mcmahon/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0924/819021-philly-mcmahon/ Plunkett steps down as Laois hurling manager Seamus 'Cheddar' Plunkett has stepped down as manager of the Laois senior hurling team. Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:28:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0924/818969-plunkett-steps-down-as-laois-hurling-manager/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0924/818969-plunkett-steps-down-as-laois-hurling-manager/ McKenna: Playing surface in Croke Park just fine Croke Park's Stadium Director has dismissed suggestions that the pitch at GAA Headquarters becomes virtually unplayable after a shower of rain, insisting it performs equally well in all conditions. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:46:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0923/818806-croke-pitch/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0923/818806-croke-pitch/ Déise dominate U21 Team of the Year nominees All-Ireland under-21 champions Waterford unsurprisingly dominate the nominations for the Bord Gáis Energy Team of the Year. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:01:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0923/818803-u21-team/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0923/818803-u21-team/ Old foes battle again in senior ladies' final Croke Park is the venue for the All-Ireland TG4 Ladies' football finals, with Cork out to retain their crown when they again take on Dublin in the senior final. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 15:28:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0924/818991-ladies-football/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0924/818991-ladies-football/ O'Sullivan wary of Dublin threat for title decider Ciara O'Sullivan believes there has been less pressure on Cork to secure silverware this year as the Rebel County look to secure their 11th All-Ireland title in 12 years. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:16:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0923/818634-osullivan-wary-of-dublin-threat-for-title-decider/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0923/818634-osullivan-wary-of-dublin-threat-for-title-decider/ Lenihan unhappy at 'Real Gaels' attitude to rugby Ireland legend Donal Lenihan has admitted to being driven "mad" at how some within the GAA community view rugby players. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:08:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0923/818755-donal-lenihan-my-life-in-rugby-brolly-real-gaels/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0923/818755-donal-lenihan-my-life-in-rugby-brolly-real-gaels/ Staunton: Dublin have quality but Cork play to end Mayo star Cora Staunton believes Dublin have the firepower to end Cork's grip on the All-Ireland Ladies' Senior Football Championship but that it would be foolish to back against the champions. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:03:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0922/818555-staunton-dublin-have-quality/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0922/818555-staunton-dublin-have-quality/ Cork and Dublin make one change apiece Reigning champions Cork and challengers Dublin have both named their teams for Sunday's TG4 All-Ireland Senior Ladies football final. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:04:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0922/818515-cork-and-dublin-make-one-change-apiece/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0922/818515-cork-and-dublin-make-one-change-apiece/