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# croke-park - Thursday 3 December, 2020

'You’re looking for maybe 500 people' - Should families be allowed attend the All-Ireland final?
# Open The Gates
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# Open The Gates

'You’re looking for maybe 500 people' - Should families be allowed attend the All-Ireland final?

Dec 3rd 2020, 7:50 PM 4,642 Views 5 Comments

Limerick forward Tom Morrissey has called for the families of players to be allowed attend.

# croke-park - Sunday 29 November, 2020

'It would be an unforgivable mistake if they don't leave the players come to the final'
# John Kiely
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# John Kiely

'It would be an unforgivable mistake if they don't leave the players come to the final'

Nov 29th 2020, 7:15 PM 8,211 Views 6 Comments

The Limerick manager has again called for all members of his squad to be able to attend matches after they booked a spot in the All-Ireland final.

# croke-park - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Moving semi-final out of Croke Park would give Cavan better chance against Dublin, admits Galligan
# Debate
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# Debate

Moving semi-final out of Croke Park would give Cavan better chance against Dublin, admits Galligan

Nov 24th 2020, 12:25 PM 11,417 Views 16 Comments

But Breffni star Thomas Galligan has no issues with taking on the All-Ireland champions in HQ.

# croke-park - Sunday 22 November, 2020

Watching the haunting Bloody Sunday centenary commemoration at a dark and silent Croke Park
# 100 Years On
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# 100 Years On

Watching the haunting Bloody Sunday centenary commemoration at a dark and silent Croke Park

Nov 22nd 2020, 8:00 AM 37,139 Views 24 Comments

The GAA poignantly remembered the 14 people who were killed on a harrowing afternoon 100 years ago.

# croke-park - Saturday 21 November, 2020

'Profound sadness and outrage': 14 victims of Bloody Sunday remembered 100 years on
# Centenary
# Centenary

'Profound sadness and outrage': 14 victims of Bloody Sunday remembered 100 years on

Nov 21st 2020, 6:44 PM 35,569 Views 35 Comments

Only a limited number of people could attend the event at Croke Park but the GAA encouraged people to light a candle in their homes.

Bloody Sunday: How the senseless attack in Croke Park hastened the end of British rule
# War Of Independence
# War Of Independence

Bloody Sunday: How the senseless attack in Croke Park hastened the end of British rule

Nov 21st 2020, 6:00 PM 58,172 Views 59 Comments

We take a look at the events of that day, using newspaper reports and archive material.

# croke-park - Thursday 5 November, 2020

A closer look at All-Ireland finals possibly moving to July and a split GAA season
# Reasoning
From The42
# Reasoning

A closer look at All-Ireland finals possibly moving to July and a split GAA season

Nov 5th 2020, 12:54 PM 5,567 Views 4 Comments

‘If you want no interference to club fixtures from the inter-county game then this is your way to do it.’

# croke-park - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

GAA split season with July All-Ireland finals coming by 2022 if passed by Congress
# Club V County
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# Club V County

GAA split season with July All-Ireland finals coming by 2022 if passed by Congress

Nov 4th 2020, 4:43 PM 23,514 Views 22 Comments

It has also been proposed that pre-season competitions are scrapped and no inter-county training can take place before 1 January.

# croke-park - Friday 16 October, 2020

'We should not tolerate intolerance': Archbishop recalls being the subject of 'violent' anti-mask protest
# Diarmuid Martin
# Diarmuid Martin

'We should not tolerate intolerance': Archbishop recalls being the subject of 'violent' anti-mask protest

Oct 16th 2020, 6:32 PM 29,632 Views 16 Comments

The incident happened at the Eid al-Adha celebration in Croke Park in July.

# croke-park - Thursday 1 October, 2020

GAA ask teams to avoid huddles and celebrations 'involving close physical contact'
# Guidelines
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# Guidelines

GAA ask teams to avoid huddles and celebrations 'involving close physical contact'

Oct 1st 2020, 3:50 PM 5,250 Views 3 Comments

Team photographs should also be avoided ‘unless in seated area conforming to social distancing’.

# croke-park - Friday 25 September, 2020

GAA developing limited rapid Covid testing approach for players in 2020 championship plans
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

GAA developing limited rapid Covid testing approach for players in 2020 championship plans

Sep 25th 2020, 4:14 PM 4,756 Views 0 Comments

Inter-county action is set to resume on Saturday 17 October.

# croke-park - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

GAA activity in Dublin primary schools deferred until after Christmas due to Covid-19 regulations
# Put Back
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# Put Back

GAA activity in Dublin primary schools deferred until after Christmas due to Covid-19 regulations

Aug 18th 2020, 11:37 AM 5,673 Views 1 Comment

Cumann na mBunscol games in Dublin are planned to start on the week of 25 January.

# croke-park - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Croke Park chiefs cancel GAA championship season tickets
# Rain Check
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# Rain Check

Croke Park chiefs cancel GAA championship season tickets

Aug 4th 2020, 5:15 PM 7,471 Views 9 Comments

The Association will refund €40 to holders of Adult Tickets.

# croke-park - Friday 31 July, 2020

Muslims pray at Croke Park for the first time in celebration of Eid al-Adha
# Eid Mubarak
# Eid Mubarak

Muslims pray at Croke Park for the first time in celebration of Eid al-Adha

Updated Jul 31st 2020, 3:00 PM 94,947 Views 198 Comments

“Your community has shown selfless dedication in the administration of healthcare and on the frontline,” Muslim worshipers were told.

# croke-park - Thursday 30 July, 2020

RTÉ to broadcast Eid celebration at Croke Park as plans go ahead for 200 guests

RTÉ to broadcast Eid celebration at Croke Park as plans go ahead for 200 guests

Jul 30th 2020, 3:52 PM 26,758 Views 69 Comments

Guests at the event will include Minister Roderic O’Gorman, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, Archbishop Michael Jackson, and Rabbi Zalman Lent.

# croke-park - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Croke Park Eid event looks to maintain 500 attendees as government slows down reopening

Croke Park Eid event looks to maintain 500 attendees as government slows down reopening

Jul 16th 2020, 6:29 PM 20,827 Views 43 Comments

Organisers hope the government will give special consideration to the event similar to that given to places of worship after a request from the Archbishop of Dublin earlier this month.

# croke-park - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

FactCheck: No, Croke Park will not be used for animal slaughter during Eid Al Adha
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: No, Croke Park will not be used for animal slaughter during Eid Al Adha

Jul 15th 2020, 5:22 PM 26,604 Views 74 Comments

The claim was made by TheLiberal.ie ahead of Eid Al Adha celebrations in Croke Park this summer.

# croke-park - Monday 13 July, 2020

Croke Park to host major Muslim festival Eid Al Adha
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Croke Park to host major Muslim festival Eid Al Adha

Jul 13th 2020, 7:40 PM 59,877 Views 108 Comments

It is expected that 500 people will be able to attend the celebration in order to allow for social distancing.

Major Muslim celebration to be held in Croke Park in the coming month From The42

Major Muslim celebration to be held in Croke Park in the coming month

Jul 13th 2020, 2:14 PM 10,116 Views 23 Comments

Croke Park is the preferred setting for the celebration of the next major event on the Muslim calendar.

# croke-park - Monday 8 June, 2020

'We probably could put 21,000 into Croke Park safely' - GAA plan for crowds with two-metre rule
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

'We probably could put 21,000 into Croke Park safely' - GAA plan for crowds with two-metre rule

Jun 8th 2020, 8:22 AM 17,116 Views 44 Comments

GAA President John Horan on how they could accommodate fans while social distancing exists.

# croke-park - Saturday 2 May, 2020

GAA championship could happen this year behind closed doors, says Taoiseach
# Turas Fada
From The42
# Turas Fada

GAA championship could happen this year behind closed doors, says Taoiseach

May 2nd 2020, 9:32 AM 5,616 Views 28 Comments

‘It’d be a later calendar than we’re used to,’ Leo Varadkar says.

# croke-park - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

'I was told, 'You'll be going in now'. I nearly turned pale, I was thinking, 'Oh no Brendan, will you get up'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'I was told, 'You'll be going in now'. I nearly turned pale, I was thinking, 'Oh no Brendan, will you get up'

Apr 28th 2020, 7:50 PM 38,507 Views 3 Comments

Eoin Kelly on his hurling year in 2000 that saw him play for three Tipperary teams and win an All-Ireland for a Kilkenny side.

# croke-park - Thursday 23 April, 2020

When Dublin came close, Declan and Gooch starred for Kerry and an All-Ireland semi-final cracker
# Croker Classic
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# Croker Classic

When Dublin came close, Declan and Gooch starred for Kerry and an All-Ireland semi-final cracker

Apr 23rd 2020, 6:30 PM 7,111 Views 15 Comments

In this week’s episode of Warriors, the GAA podcast for The42 members, we took a closer look at the 2007 All-Ireland semi-final.

# croke-park - Friday 17 April, 2020

Special Congress grants GAA emergency powers
# Top Brass
From The42
# Top Brass

Special Congress grants GAA emergency powers

Apr 17th 2020, 4:30 PM 19,106 Views 42 Comments

The Association’s management committee now has the authority to amend any rule for the following 12 weeks.

# croke-park - Saturday 4 April, 2020

How Fr O'Brien's Cork hurlers won a brilliant All-Ireland final in 1990
# 90 C 27
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# 90 C 27

How Fr O'Brien's Cork hurlers won a brilliant All-Ireland final in 1990

Apr 4th 2020, 9:30 PM 30,507 Views 20 Comments

TG4 will broadcast the meeting of the Rebels and Cyril Farrell’s Galway this weekend.

# croke-park - Friday 20 March, 2020

QUIZ: How well do you remember Croke Park's rugby and soccer days?
# Rule 42
From The42
# Rule 42

QUIZ: How well do you remember Croke Park's rugby and soccer days?

Mar 20th 2020, 3:30 PM 10,088 Views 3 Comments

10 years have passed since international rugby darkened the doors of GAA HQ.

# croke-park - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Writer Stefanie Preissner describes experience of using Croke Park drive-thru Covid-19 testing facility
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Writer Stefanie Preissner describes experience of using Croke Park drive-thru Covid-19 testing facility

Mar 17th 2020, 8:31 PM 164,184 Views 62 Comments

Preissner said she was referred for testing by her doctor after she called her GP about a cough and breathlessness.

Croke Park drive-thru Covid-19 testing facility to open later today
# Appointment Only
# Appointment Only

Croke Park drive-thru Covid-19 testing facility to open later today

Mar 17th 2020, 1:19 PM 37,239 Views 58 Comments

Locals have been told there will be “minimal disruption” to local traffic and noise.

# croke-park - Monday 16 March, 2020

HSE will use Croke Park as drive-thru Covid-19 testing facility
# Drive-thru Tests
# Drive-thru Tests

HSE will use Croke Park as drive-thru Covid-19 testing facility

Mar 16th 2020, 5:40 PM 82,995 Views 117 Comments

Residents around the stadium were informed this afternoon.

# croke-park - Monday 9 March, 2020

Fixture details confirmed for Croke Park All-Ireland U20 games on St Patrick's Day
# Last Four
From The42
# Last Four

Fixture details confirmed for Croke Park All-Ireland U20 games on St Patrick's Day

Mar 9th 2020, 2:59 PM 6,756 Views 11 Comments

Galway, Kerry, Dublin and Tyrone will all be involved in the U20 semi-final fixtures.

# croke-park - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Both sides finish with 14 men as late Mannion goal steers Dublin to victory
# Winner Alright
From The42
# Winner Alright

Both sides finish with 14 men as late Mannion goal steers Dublin to victory

Feb 22nd 2020, 8:57 PM 39,402 Views 30 Comments

Dublin snatched a one-point win at Croke Park.

As it happened: Dublin v Wexford, Allianz Hurling League, Division 1, Group B From The42
Live Feb 22nd 2020, 4:00 PM

As it happened: Dublin v Wexford, Allianz Hurling League, Division 1, Group B

# croke-park - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Dublin is to get another hotel and this one will be right next to Croke Park
# Croker
# Croker

Dublin is to get another hotel and this one will be right next to Croke Park

Feb 13th 2020, 7:58 AM 27,676 Views 31 Comments

Dalata Hotel Group hopes to open the new Maldron in 2023.

# croke-park - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Warning over GAA team spending and Euro 2020 to impact on Croke Park concerts
# Ryan Report
From The42
# Ryan Report

Warning over GAA team spending and Euro 2020 to impact on Croke Park concerts

Feb 11th 2020, 6:47 PM 7,357 Views 2 Comments

The GAA are also set to name their new second-tier football championship at the end of February.

4G playing pitches, a hotel and social housing all part of plan after GAA acquire Clonliffe College site
# Build It Up
From The42
# Build It Up

4G playing pitches, a hotel and social housing all part of plan after GAA acquire Clonliffe College site

Feb 11th 2020, 4:46 PM 7,698 Views 49 Comments

It was announced last July that the GAA had purchased the Drumcondra site.

22% increase in gate receipts fuels 2019 GAA revenue reaching €73m
# Show Me The Money
From The42
# Show Me The Money

22% increase in gate receipts fuels 2019 GAA revenue reaching €73m

Feb 11th 2020, 12:56 PM 18,388 Views 38 Comments

The 2019 Director-General and Financial reports were issued today by the GAA.

# croke-park - Saturday 8 February, 2020

Cork hold on for huge win over arch-rivals Dublin to strengthen grip atop league table
# Latest Chapter
From The42
# Latest Chapter

Cork hold on for huge win over arch-rivals Dublin to strengthen grip atop league table

Feb 8th 2020, 7:51 PM 6,295 Views 1 Comment

Orla Finn top-scored in difficult conditions as the Rebels won by the minimum at Croke Park.

# croke-park - Thursday 23 January, 2020

All-Ireland winning manager Shefflin steps down from role with Ballyhale
# King Henry
From The42
# King Henry

All-Ireland winning manager Shefflin steps down from role with Ballyhale

Updated Jan 23rd 2020, 11:05 PM 15,603 Views 9 Comments

Shefflin guided Ballyhale to All-Ireland club glory last Sunday in Croke Park.

# croke-park - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

22 years on from senior club debut and still central to All-Ireland title wins
# Kieran Fitzgerald
From The42
# Kieran Fitzgerald

22 years on from senior club debut and still central to All-Ireland title wins

Updated Jan 21st 2020, 9:13 AM 19,506 Views 16 Comments

Kieran Fitzgerald toasted another victory with Corofin in Croke Park on Sunday.

# croke-park - Sunday 19 January, 2020

'It's like being in Disney World for the last three months' - All-Ireland glory for Tommy Walsh
# Tullaroan
From The42
# Tullaroan

'It's like being in Disney World for the last three months' - All-Ireland glory for Tommy Walsh

Jan 19th 2020, 9:52 AM 8,990 Views 5 Comments

The Kilkenny great triumphed with his club Tullaroan last night.