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Last month
May 2024
Former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn expelled from party after he announces bid to run as Independent
This year
Cluxton, McCaffrey, McCarthy all back as Dublin bring in big guns for Meath clash
Scotland recall 41-year-old goalkeeper Craig Gordon for upcoming friendlies
Neil Warnock has a new job in Scotland - and will work with Irish trio
Last year
'I never met anybody told me I should give it up' - Johnny Doyle on still going strong at 45
All time
'It broke my heart to give up football at 25' - Maughan's 'accidental' move into management
David Burke returns for Galway in one of Shefflin's two changes to face Cork
Keegan: 'Kids put a lot of perspective on life. Football is no longer your main focus anymore'
Padraic Maher: 'I still feel I have something to offer. I wouldn't be going back if I didn't'
Former Dublin defender savours Leinster success he 'didn’t think was going to happen'
Thomas Tuchel praises ‘Benjamin Button of football’
Colin Fennelly: 'You’re coming near the end and you want to make the most of it'
A rare day out at Croke Park for Hyland, 5 years after injury-enforced Laois retirement
Long-serving Galway defender announces retirement
'He's nearly 34 and his fitness levels are top class' - Cody marvels at TJ Reid's leadership
'Really good goalkeeper and professional' Barry Murphy joins St Pat's for third spell
Bremen boss 'sorry' after 41-year-old club legend denied swansong
Mayo concern for four-time All-Star after taking 'a bad knock on his knee'
Waterford great calls time on inter-county career after a remarkable 19-season stint
Leinster club football veterans McCormack and Dolan add to extensive medal hauls
French winger Ribery arrives in Italy to complete free transfer
Crystal Palace confirm signing of former Chelsea captain
Conal Keaney is 'probably the greatest servant to Dublin hurling that's played'
46-year-old set for championship debut after being included in Waterford team to face Clare
At 38 years old, Peter Crouch is back in the Premier League
'He is just back' - Offaly boss Maughan confirms prolific forward's retirement U-turn
Ribery double sparks hopes of Bayern contract extension
'I'll see how the body is after this campaign': Keaney undecided on Dublin future
'No hesitation' - former Footballer of the Year back with Mayo for 2019
'I'm flattered' - Sweden captain confirms interest from Man United
Three-time All-Ireland winner Davey contemplating Dublin retirement
Watch: 102-year-old Man City supporter becomes Premier League's oldest mascot
45-year-old Egypt goalkeeper becomes World Cup's oldest-ever player
'Football was way too important to me. When I was a young buck football was everything'
'I probably appreciate it now more than ever because I'm closer to the end than the beginning'
Michael 'Brick' Walsh set for his first Waterford start of the year against Clare
Big injury concern hangs over Nemo Rangers attacker ahead of All-Ireland club final
36-year-old James to play on for another season after signing for Bordeaux
Tom Brady makes history on eve of Super Bowl becoming oldest MVP in NFL history
Offaly's leading forward McNamee calls time on his inter-county career after 15 years