Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 3 °C Wednesday 11 December, 2019

#boys in blue

From The42 Ross Byrne penalty the only score as Leinster prevail in dull affair against Zebre The Italian Job

Ross Byrne penalty the only score as Leinster prevail in dull affair against Zebre

Leo Cullen’s side extended their lead at the top of Conference A after a low-scoring victory in Parma.

From The42 Connolly back as Dublin round off Super 8s with six-point win over Tyrone Dominant Dubs

Connolly back as Dublin round off Super 8s with six-point win over Tyrone

Healy Park in Omagh hosted today’s clash.

From The42 Dublin can learn from Kilkenny's failed 'drive-for-five' bid, says Delaney Drive For Five

Dublin can learn from Kilkenny's failed 'drive-for-five' bid, says Delaney

Nine-time All-Ireland winner JJ Delaney has warned Dublin of the challenges they’ll face as they aim to make history.

From The42 Jim Gavin names unchanged XV as Dublin prepare for Kerry test at Austin Stack Park Boys In Blue

Jim Gavin names unchanged XV as Dublin prepare for Kerry test at Austin Stack Park

Peter Keane and Gavin face off this evening in Tralee in round three of the Allianz Football League.

From The42 Gavin names team as champions Dublin prepare for National League opener away in Clones Curtain Raiser

Gavin names team as champions Dublin prepare for National League opener away in Clones

Dublin get the defence of their National Football League title underway against Monaghan tomorrow afternoon.

From The42 Kearney and Leavy return as Cullen shuffles Leinster pack for Treviso grudge match Boys In Blue

Kearney and Leavy return as Cullen shuffles Leinster pack for Treviso grudge match

Eleven changes in total for the Pro14 champions.

From The42 The stats behind Dublin's four in a row attempt Boys In Blue This post contains videos

The stats behind Dublin's four in a row attempt

27 games unbeaten. Four different venues. Three Sam Maguires.

From The42 Brogan returns as impressive Dublin ease past Roscommon with landslide Super 8s win Super 8s

Brogan returns as impressive Dublin ease past Roscommon with landslide Super 8s win

The defending All-Ireland champions eased past Kevin McStay’s side to top Group 2 ahead of next weekend’s semi-finals.

From The42 McMahon and Andrews both return as All-Ireland champions head to Healy Park Super 8s

McMahon and Andrews both return as All-Ireland champions head to Healy Park

Dublin take on Mickey Harte’s Tyrone in Omagh this evening in the second round of the Super 8s.

From The42 As it happened: Dublin vs Laois, Leinster SFC final Liveblog

As it happened: Dublin vs Laois, Leinster SFC final

We went minute-by-minute as All-Ireland champions Dublin faced Laois in the 2018 Leinster SFC final at Croke Park.

From The42 No changes from Gavin as Dublin aim to book eighth consecutive Leinster final spot Boys In Blue

No changes from Gavin as Dublin aim to book eighth consecutive Leinster final spot

The All-Ireland champions welcome Longford to Croke Park for tomorrow’s Leinster SFC semi-final.

From The42 Rory O'Connor inspires escape to victory as Wexford prevail against resilient Dubs fightback Tense Affair

Rory O'Connor inspires escape to victory as Wexford prevail against resilient Dubs fightback

Davy Fitzgerald’s side shook off a determined late Dublin push to secure a two point win on Sunday.

From The42 Former All-Star Peter Kelly announces Dublin inter-county retirement aged 29 Boys In Blue

Former All-Star Peter Kelly announces Dublin inter-county retirement aged 29

The Lucan Sarsfield defender won a Leinster title under Anthony Daly in 2013.

From The42 Galway give battling display but Dublin finish strong to collect Division 1 league crown Boys In Blue

Galway give battling display but Dublin finish strong to collect Division 1 league crown

It was a ninth national title for Dublin under Jim Gavin.

From The42 Leinster make seven changes for the visit of the champions Boys In Blue

Leinster make seven changes for the visit of the champions

Jordan Larmour, Adam Byrne, Sean Cronin and Jordi Murphy have all been included in the starting line-up.

From The42 Gavin makes no changes on opening weekend win as Dubs make trip to Tyrone On The Road

Gavin makes no changes on opening weekend win as Dubs make trip to Tyrone

Dublin are aiming to make it back-to-back wins in the Allianz National Football League at Healy Park this evening.

From The42 1-3 for Brian Fenton in masterful display as Dublin shake off rust to blitz Kildare Boys In Blue

1-3 for Brian Fenton in masterful display as Dublin shake off rust to blitz Kildare

Dublin trailed by two at half-time, but were in irresistible form in the second period.

From The42 'If people want to say bad things about us, we can’t really stop it' Philly

'If people want to say bad things about us, we can’t really stop it'

Philly McMahon gives his take on the sour commentary regarding Dublin following their All-Ireland win.

From The42 Jordi Murphy back to start for the first time since All Blacks win Boys In Blue

Jordi Murphy back to start for the first time since All Blacks win

The flanker has been named in the Leinster team to play Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth tomorrow.

From The42 O'Gara to start at full-forward as Dublin make one change for Kildare showdown Boys In Blue

O'Gara to start at full-forward as Dublin make one change for Kildare showdown

Jim Gavin’s Dubs are bidding for a magnificent seven of Leinster titles on Sunday.

From The42 From All-Ireland hurling finalist to Jim Gavin's star corner back, Eric Lowndes continues to evolve Boys In Blue

From All-Ireland hurling finalist to Jim Gavin's star corner back, Eric Lowndes continues to evolve

The St Peregrines defender has become an integral part in Dublin’s success this year and is a future All-Star in the making.

From TheJournal.ie Leadership battle gives Fine Gael a boost in the polls High Five

Leadership battle gives Fine Gael a boost in the polls

Fianna Fáil’s support has fallen by seven percentage points to 21% – eight behind Fine Gael.

From The42 'It was great to see him out in blue at long last' Boys In Blue

'It was great to see him out in blue at long last'

Leo Cullen was delighted to see Robbie Henshaw make his Leinster debut earlier.

From The42 'I knew there was the chance of back-to-back All-Irelands. That’s what was sacrificed' Boys In Blue

'I knew there was the chance of back-to-back All-Irelands. That’s what was sacrificed'

Alan Brogan talks about retirement and what it’s like to analyse your former team-mates in the media.

From The42 Dublin have named 11 All-Ireland final starters in their team to face Laois Boys In Blue

Dublin have named 11 All-Ireland final starters in their team to face Laois

The Dubs begin their All-Ireland defence in Croke Park on Sunday.

From The42 These 21 players have renewed their Leinster contracts Boys In Blue

These 21 players have renewed their Leinster contracts

Former Irish underage international Sean McCarthy has joined Matt O’Connor’s side from Jersey RFC.

From The42 Dublin unveil minor hurling side to face Wexford in Leinster opener Boys In Blue

Dublin unveil minor hurling side to face Wexford in Leinster opener

The sides meet on Sunday at 3pm in Piercestown.

From The42 Snapshot: Richie McCaw goes hurling with Bernard Brogan Boys In Black

Snapshot: Richie McCaw goes hurling with Bernard Brogan

Guess who was better.

From The42 From the Photoshop lab: is this what the new Dublin jersey will look like? Boys In Blue

From the Photoshop lab: is this what the new Dublin jersey will look like?

Get set to snap it up before Christmas.

From The42 35,000 Dublin fans welcome All-Ireland heroes at homecoming Street Party This post contains images

35,000 Dublin fans welcome All-Ireland heroes at homecoming

Eoghan O’Gara and Paddy Andrews danced up a storm and Kevin McMenamon treated the Dubs faithful to a song.

From The42 17 things you could hear Dublin fans say this weekend Boys In Blue

17 things you could hear Dublin fans say this weekend

Listen out for the Dubs gearing up for Sunday.

From The42 All-Ireland SFC 2013: Dublin’s route to the final Road To Croker

All-Ireland SFC 2013: Dublin’s route to the final

Meath made them wobble and Kerry punctured their defence but the Boys in Blue have looked pretty serene.

From The42 Dublin need a great All-Ireland fan song and want your help Call To Arms

Dublin need a great All-Ireland fan song and want your help

Mayo fans are certainly producing the quantity but The Dubs faithful are capable of uncorking the quality.

From The42 New show explores bloody-minded passion of Dubs fans on Hill 16 Fair Balls

New show explores bloody-minded passion of Dubs fans on Hill 16

Fair Balls T’Yis features 50 Dublin fans on a mock-up of Croke Park’s famous terrace.

From The42 Here's the video to get Cavan fans pumped this weekend Blue Movie This post contains videos

Here's the video to get Cavan fans pumped this weekend

Also, one that definitely won’t.

From The42 'I’m too long in the tooth to be thinking I have to kick 8 points to be happy' Boys In Blue

'I’m too long in the tooth to be thinking I have to kick 8 points to be happy'

Sharing the limelight with Dublin’s rising stars, Bernard Brogan says he’s happy to do whatever it takes to get another All-Ireland medal.

From The42 "A lot of people in Dublin don't know what a hurley is" says county star Boys In Blue

"A lot of people in Dublin don't know what a hurley is" says county star

Dubs defender Niall Corcoran is hoping his side’s winning run will encourage a greater number of fans to cheer them on.

From The42 A salute to the greatest gardaí in Irish sport Cop On

A salute to the greatest gardaí in Irish sport

We pay tribute to the law enforcers that won sporting respect, and plenty of cups, in their day. May the force be with them.

From The42 Curtain raiser: Dublin see off Kerry in minor semi Mfc

Curtain raiser: Dublin see off Kerry in minor semi

Goals from Conor McHugh, Cormac Costello and David Campbell made the result look comfortable, but the reality was anything but.

From The42 Reddan gets the nod as Sexton keeps his starting spot Boys In Blue

Reddan gets the nod as Sexton keeps his starting spot

Declan Kidney opts for a Leinster mid-field pairing, as Cian Healy, Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien all return to face the Wallabies.