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 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:32:26 +0100 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:32:26 +0100 Sport News McElhinney: We pay no heed to McGuinness criticism Donegal's Martin McElhinney has hailed manager Rory Gallagher as one of the best he has ever worked with and brushed off criticism from former boss Jim McGuinness. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:09:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0729/805665-mcelhinney-we-pay-no-heed-to-mcguinness-criticism/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0729/805665-mcelhinney-we-pay-no-heed-to-mcguinness-criticism/ O'Connor: Banner game plan has to change Clare's double All-Ireland winner Jamesie O'Connor doesn't believe his former team-mate Davy Fitzgerald will walk away from the Banner hot seat but is adamant that the style of hurling must change. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:32:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0729/805775-o-connor-with-or-without-davy-clare-game-plan-has-to-change/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0729/805775-o-connor-with-or-without-davy-clare-game-plan-has-to-change/ GAA Digest: Cribbin shuffles Westmeath pack Darragh Daly will partner Ger Egan in the middle of the field for Westmeath on Saturday, as Tom Cribbin shuffles the pack for the Croke Park showdown with Mayo (6.0pm). Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:22:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0729/805679-gaa-digest/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0729/805679-gaa-digest/ At a glance: Championship weekend It's the August Bank Holiday weekend and it's the first of the All-Ireland football quarter-finals, with Clare and Tipperary aiming to upset the odds against Kerry and Galway respectively, while in the final games in the qualifiers Mayo take on Westmeath and Cork face Donegal. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:17:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805465-at-a-glance-championship-weekend/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805465-at-a-glance-championship-weekend/ Kevin Walsh: Galway keen to push on at Croke Park Galway football manager Kevin Walsh is determined his side will make their moment count at Croke Park against Tipperary in the All-Ireland quarter-final. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 07:03:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805549-kevin-walsh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805549-kevin-walsh/ VIDEO: Tipperary eye another scalp Tipperary manager Liam Kearns has hailed the spirit of his team as they aim to get over Galway in Sunday's All-Ireland football quarter-final at Croke Park. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 22:18:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805578-video/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805578-video/ Earley: Clare should give it a lash at Croker Former Kildare star Dermot Earley believes Clare should throw caution to the wind when they face Kerry in the All-Ireland SFC quarter-final. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:50:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805294-earley-clare-should-give-it-a-lash-at-croker/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805294-earley-clare-should-give-it-a-lash-at-croker/ Gleeson: Déise stars can go as far as they want to Austin Gleeson believes Waterford "can go as far as they want to go" after they captured their first Munster U21 hurling title since 1994 with a 10-point victory over Tipperary at Walsh Park on Wednesday night. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:59:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805348-gleeson-deise-stars-can-go-as-far-as-they-want-to/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805348-gleeson-deise-stars-can-go-as-far-as-they-want-to/ O'Connor free to face Kerry after appeal success Cathal O'Connor has been cleared to play in Sunday's All-Ireland football quarter-final against Kerry in Croke Park. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:05:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805358-oconnor-free-to-face-kerry-after-appeal-success/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0728/805358-oconnor-free-to-face-kerry-after-appeal-success/ Declan Browne: Tipperary can reach semi-finals Tipperary football legend Declan Browne believes his county have a "great chance" of shocking Galway in their first ever All-Ireland SFC quarter-final on Sunday. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:57:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805313-declan-browne-tipp-are-in-quar/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805313-declan-browne-tipp-are-in-quar/ Deise find extra gear to claim Munster U21 title Waterford finished strongly to win their first Munster U21 hurling title since 1994 with a 2-19 to 0-15 victory over Tipperary at Walsh Park. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:37:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805288-waterford-v-tipperary/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805288-waterford-v-tipperary/ Cummins: Anything possible for high-flying Tipp Brendan Cummins believes that Tipperary are not without a chance against Galway in Sunday's All-Ireland SFC quarter-final. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:51:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805238-tipperary/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805238-tipperary/ Dunne willing to remain on with players' approval Wexford hurling manager Liam Dunne says he is willing to remain in charge if it is the wish of his players as he spoke out against the criticism of his team. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:13:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805149-liam-dunne-willing-to-remain-on-with-players-approval/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805149-liam-dunne-willing-to-remain-on-with-players-approval/ Clancy delighted with Offaly renaissance Offaly manager Adrian Clancy makes no bones about the depth of challenge facing his side in Saturday's Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Championship quarter-final but he is confident that his charges will push Kilkenny all the way. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:57:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2016/0727/805297-clancy-raring-to-take-on-kilkenny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2016/0727/805297-clancy-raring-to-take-on-kilkenny/ Johnny Magee to continue as Wicklow manager Johnny Magee will continue as manager of the Wicklow footballers for another year. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:23:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805134-johnny-magee-continue-as-wicklow-boss/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805134-johnny-magee-continue-as-wicklow-boss/ Cooper ruled out of Clare showdown Colm Cooper has been ruled out of Kerry's All-Ireland SFC quarter-final against Clare due to his shoulder injury. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:50:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0726/804881-cooper-ruled-out-of-clare-showdown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0726/804881-cooper-ruled-out-of-clare-showdown/ Mahony eyes repeat turn from Waterford U-21s Waterford senior hurler Pauric Mahony is hopeful that the U-21 side can repeat the storming performance that saw them trounce Clare in the semi-final for this evening's provincial decider against Tipperary. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:05:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805267-waterford-u-21/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0727/805267-waterford-u-21/ Keaney: Players deserve any extra help they get Former Dublin dual star Conal Keaney has said the GAA and GPA's new agreement is a huge stride forward that will help give players the one luxury they currently don't enjoy: rest. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:34:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0725/804834-keaney-new-gpa/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0725/804834-keaney-new-gpa/ Mick Lillis steps down as Laois manager Laois are on the hunt for a new football manager after Mick Lillis stepped down from the position on Monday. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:39:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0725/804718-mick-lillis-steps-down-as-laois-manager/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0725/804718-mick-lillis-steps-down-as-laois-manager/ Podcast: Greater influence for GPA in new deal On what has been described as a "historic milestone", present and past players give their reaction to new financial arrangement between the GAA and GPA. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:14:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0725/804726-podcast/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0725/804726-podcast/