We use cookies to provide you with a better service. Carry on browsing if you're happy with this, or find out how to manage cookies.

7 great sport channels

Football, Rugby, UFC, GAA

All free when you join eir Broadband

Subscribe to eir Sport
Published: 22:13 | 10/6/18

Dublin sweat on Cluxton injury

Dublin captain Stephen Cluxton is a potential doubt for the Leinster SFC final against Laois on 24 June with a back injury.

The Parnells' goalkeeper suffered an injury to his lower back after being taken out by Longford full-forward James McGivney in Sunday's 2-25 to 0-12 Leinster semi-final victory at Croke Park.

It is the first Dublin Championship game the 36-year-old has started but not finished since his sending off in the Round 3 qualifier defeat to Armagh on 5 July 2003.

He was replaced by Ballymun Kickhams' goalkeeper Evan Comerford, who did not have to make a single save all afternoon against a Longford side reduced to 14 man following McGivney's red card.

"He has a lower back injury," Dublin manager Jim Gavin said.

"We will review that now in the next 24 to 48 hours just to assess the situation."

Clontarf wing-back Jack McCaffrey made his first appearance for Dublin since suffering a cruciate ligament injury in last year's All Ireland final win over Mayo in September, while Kilmacud Crokes' centre-back Cian O'Sullivan also featured in the second half on his return from shoulder surgery.

"Jack hasn't played a representative fixture yet, but he has been playing in the background with us for a number of weeks, Cian has as well," Gavin continued.

"It is great to see them back on the pitch, they played their part in the second half, absolutely."

Dean Rock and Paul Mannion scored goals for the All-Ireland champions against Denis Connerton's side.

Image: Inpho/Bryan Keane

eir sport channels are available across the eir Vision, Sky and Vodafone TV platforms as well as on the eir sport app. All 7 channels in the eir sport pack are available for free if you are a residential eir broadband customer

eir sport unveil Allianz Leagues coverage

11:52 | 15/1/19

eir sport will be the home of live GAA on Saturday nights under lights with live coverage of 15 games across the 2019 Allianz Leagues and Lidl Ladies National F...

O'Connor: Mayo can overcome logistics

10:17 | 16/1/19

Cillian O'Connor expects Mayo to challenge for the Allianz Football League title.

Connell unsure of Connolly return

08:53 | 16/1/19

Senan Connell does not expect Diarmuid Connolly to feature in Dublin's push for a fifth successive All-Ireland title.

Dillon calls it a day

11:46 | 10/1/19

Clare's All-Ireland winning defender Cian Dillon has announced his retirement from inter-county hurling.

Documentary: True Blues

12:32 | 8/1/19

They are the perennial underdogs of the Dublin GAA family.

What’s in the eir Sport Pack?

We’ve got heartstopping action across 7 great sports channels, with 42 Premier League games, every Champions League game and every Europa League game, as well as UFC, Allianz Leagues GAA, Golf, F1 and much more.