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Video: McCaffrey Hilariously Overshadows Gavin & Cluxton Interviews

Jack McCaffrey’s day got off to the worst start possible, as his All-Ireland final was over in just minutes, but the Clontarf man’s spirits seemed to have been lifted by another winners medal proven by his background antics in an interview during Dublin’s post-match celebrations.  Dublin manager Jim Gavin and captain Stephen Cluxton joined Michael Lyster to speak on another historic …

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Opinion: Dublin’s Bench Holds The Key To Their Success

On Sunday, Jim Gavin will look to mastermind a third All-Ireland triumph on the bounce with this great Dublin team. However, it is more than just the starting XV that are key to the champions, it is the depth of their squad. In fact, it can be argued that the 15 who finish the game are as, if not more …

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Dublin Name Starting Team To Face Tyrone In Sunday’s All-Ireland Semi-Final

Allianz Football League Division 1, Clones, Co. Monaghan 2/4/2017 Monaghan vs Dublin Dublin Manager Jim Gavin

Jim Gavin has named his Dublin starting fifteen to face Tyrone in Sunday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final at Croke Park. The burning question all week was surrounding Diarmuid Connolly – the St. Vincents man is once again available for selection having served his suspension for pushing a linesman, but debate had been widespread as to whether Connolly should be placed straight …

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Dublin GAA Chairman Has No Interest In Paying Managers Of Dublin Teams

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In a time when issues with money in the GAA are a real bone of contention, Dublin GAA Chairman, Seán Shanley has claimed that he has no interest in appointing managers seeking payment to Dublin intercounty teams. A lot of criticism has been attributed to funding distribution towards Dublin in particular and how it has contributed to their continued success …

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Opinion: Should Diarmuid Connolly Start On Sunday?

The name that never goes away. Dublin’s Diarmuid Connolly is set to take the limelight yet again. Just when we thought he had gone away and had been basically written off for the 2017 season, Connolly’s name has returned to the fold. He is a figure that trouble has followed throughout his footballing career. His talent is indisputable, there are …

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Jim McGuinness Spots A Weakness In Dublin Tactics That Tyrone Could Exploit

Former Donegal manager Jim McGuinness has had his say ahead of the highly-anticipated clash of Dublin and Tyrone on August 27. Writing for the Irish Times, McGuinness looked at how important it is that Tyrone give themselves the opportunity to compete while also outlining the necessary components when it comes to masterminding a victory over Dublin. McGuinness picked out what …

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Jim Gavin Unhappy With Croke Park Surface After Coldplay Concert

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final 6/8/2016 Dublin vs Donegal Dublin's Jim Gavin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine OÕSullivan

Dublin cruised to their seventh Leinster SFC crown in a row with a nine-point victory over Kildare on Sunday.  The Dubs remain on track for three All-Ireland titles in a row and nobody will begrudge them the favourite tag to retain their crown. 21-year-old full-forward, Con O’Callaghan highlighted the never ending conveyor belt of talent at the disposal of Jim …

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Jim Gavin Is Sticking By His Refusal To Do Interviews In Defence Of Diarmuid Connolly

Dublin manager Jim Gavin has no regrets over his refusal to take part in one-on-one post match interviews in defence of Diarmuid Connolly after Dublin’s hammering of Westmeath. He feels he acted appropriately for the sake of Connolly. Connolly was hit with a twelve-week ban for pushing a linesman in the All-Ireland champions’ win over Carlow at the Leinster SFC quarter-final …

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Ciarán Kilkenny Not Dwelling On Gavin-Spillane Controversy, Focusing On Kildare

Dublin footballer Ciarán Kilkenny is confident that the All-Ireland champions have the strength-in-depth to cope with the loss of the suspended Diarmuid Connolly. Speaking as Sure launched their second season as the GAA’s official stats partners, Kilkenny spoke about the intense competition for places in Jim Gavin’s side, who hammered Westmeath by a mammoth 31 points in last Sunday’s Leinster semi-final. …

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Jim Gavin Blasts Pat Spillane And Other Media Coverage Of Diarmuid Connolly Incident

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Dublin manager Jim Gavin isn’t one bit happy… Following Dublin’s comprehensive victory over Westmeath in the Leinster semi-final this afternoon, much was made of the Dubs’ refusal to speak to broadcast media following the game. Going into a game that was seen as a foregone conclusion, there was more talk surrounding the suspension of Diarmuid Connolly rather than the on-field …

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Dublin Boss Jim Gavin’s Hand To Only Get Stronger

Dublin Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's manager Jim Gavin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Jim Gavin’s selection headache is set to worsen ahead of Dublin’s next championship outing as the manager of the All Ireland champions has said Michael Darragh McAuley’s knee injury is not as bad as was widely feared.  McAuley has been out of action for several weeks with a knee complaint. With the injury still unclear, it was feared that the …

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