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Wednesday 1 February 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Black Card

All time
GPA call on GAA to ban gambling ads during live broadcasts of games and hurlers against black card
The matter will be discussed at a meeting of the GAA Central Council.
# Rebels
Cork to support black card in hurling and new minor role for ex-senior football boss
Peadar Healy has joined the county’s minor football management.
# Men in the Middle
Black cards, two referees, mouthguards and melees - the issues facing the GAA's officials this summer
With more games it’s going to be a hectic summer for the GAA’s referees.
# Robbie Kiely
Back to the scene of Croker crime, Tipp football league title hopes and commuting from Cork
The defender will be central to the Premier side’s hopes tonight.
# Roll It There Again
Don't expect the GAA to bring in video refs for penalty decisions and black card calls
Páraic Duffy raised the issue of TMO’s in his annual report today.
# It's Just Not Working
'The black card has been a failure for the association in all respects' - Tyrone official hits out
Strong words of criticism here for the disciplinary rule.
# Holds His Hands Up
All-Ireland final replay referee admits to mistake in not showing black card for Dublin's Small
Maurice Deegan on that foul on Mayo’s Andy Moran.
# put up or shut up
The black card is here to stay in Gaelic Football and why the sin bin would not work
GAA President Aogán Ó Fearghail gives his views.
# black books
'Is he having a laugh?': GAA players hit back at Eugene McGee's black card defence
McGee convinced that “vast majority” of people are happy with the black card.
# Have your say
Poll: What do you think should be done with the black card?
Stephen Rochford and Jim Gavin have suggested alternatives that might be worth looking at.
# Black Card
'We’re just looking for consistency. That certainly wasn’t out there today.'
James McCarthy’s first-half sanction was a major talking point.
# Black Marc
Joe Schmidt will have been impressed with Kerry and Tyrone's rugby skills today
Marc Ó Sé and Ronan McNamee both picked up black cards
# Letter Of The Law
Dublin boss doesn't agree with talk of a diving epidemic in Gaelic football
Dublin’s boss is happy with the effect of the black card.
# cheeky nando's
11 very real problems all Nando's addicts will understand
You’re a slave to spicy chicken.
# Debate
'The notion shouldn't be completely laughed out' - Dublin secretary on black card in hurling
John Costello thinks the black card might need to be introduced to hurling.
# Black Card
Quinn's pub closed after All Ireland due to "grave and immediate danger to public health"
The pub was issued with a closure order by the Food Safety Authority that was lifted two days later.
# Statistics
Scoring up, cards down since the introduction of football's black card
The number of frees awarded has also fallen.
# fergietime
Uefa to look at 'sin bin' concept, says Ferguson
The former Manchester United boss, who was hosting the meeting of coaches in Nyon, says there were promising discussions about a change to discipline in football
# Help The Refs
Jim Gavin's a fan of bringing in two referees in the GAA but don't make them semi-pro
The Dublin boss believes the GAA need to come to terms with the black card.
# In the dock
Peter Canavan: 'I was sceptical about the black card from the start'
The Tyrone legend saw his misgivings confirmed on Sunday in Omagh.
# Trouble On The Horizon
Warning - Massed defences on the way in GAA this summer due to black card
Louth manager Aidan O’Rourke is concerned at what lies ahead.
# grey area
Coulter: Black card not enough to change defence-first tactics in GAA
The Down forward has not changed his stance that football is less enjoyable than it once was.
# Good Behaviour
Dublin and Westmeath only teams to avoid black card as 95 shown during Allianz football league
Five players were penalised by the black card over the course of the weekend.
# Rule Book
GAA will 'reserve judgement' before thinking about black card changes
Football Review Committee member Paul Earley advocates “wait and see” approach before making any changes.
# Black Card
No change with black card, says the man on the end of last year's most talked-about tackle
The stats show higher scoring but Monaghan’s Conor McManus says it’s as hard as ever to get away from defenders.
# Change For The Better
Coincidence? The black card has led to scores per game increasing by over 10%
The GAA have released statistics to reflect the effect of the black card.
# do over
Kerry school accept decision to replay match following black card controversy
Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne and Cork’s Coláiste Chríost Rí will meet again in the Corn Ui Mhuirí.
# take two
Replay ordered in Munster schools GAA game after black card controversy
An official statement has been released this evening on the issue.
# Backin' Black
No U-turn on black card, insists GAA
“There can be no turning back,” insists Director-General Paraic Duffy in his Annual Report.
# Discipline
GAA advantage rule use 'over the top' says Cork boss Cuthbert
Cork were in action yesterday against Kerry in the McGrath Cup final in Mallow.
# Respect
Eugene McGee: ‘Like we’d all love to tell a referee to f**k off, but you can’t do it’
The FRC chairman is hopeful that the new black card rule will help increase the respect for referees.
# New Rules
Here’s the 19 GAA players who were shown black cards over the weekend
The new disciplinary procedure was in the spotlight as the 2014 season commenced.
# grey areas
Impact of black card won't be known until League is done -- McGuinness
Here’s what the bosses of Donegal and Tyrone made of the new development in the rulebook.
# new rule
Will GAA players exploit black card loophole before 2014 championship?
The black card comes into play from January.
# historymaker
Derry forward becomes first GAA player to be shown black card
Declan Mullan was forced to cool his jets on the sidelines after referee Brendan Rice’s decision made him (in)famous.
# Black Card
VIDEO: The GAA rule changes for 2014 explained
They are set to be introduced into Gaelic football on 1 January.
# Controversy
GAA's black card rule labelled as 'ridiculous' by All-Ireland club winner
St Brigid’s goalkeeper Shane Curran is unhappy with the new rule that is being introduced next January.
# Opinion
Mark McHugh and Conor McManus think cynical fouling should result in a red card
The duo believe players won’t mind taking a black card if it’s near the end of the game.
# Haul Him Down
Remember Kevin Foley's famous goal for Meath in 1991?
One of his teammates from that day reckons that type of goal wouldn’t happen in the modern game.
Whelan warns of 'teething problems' with black card
The former Dublin player also declared his opposition to the introduction of the mark.