Walsh aiming for first win at CrokerGalway's Shane Walsh hopes to secure a historic first win at Croke Park this weekend.
Galway hopeful on O'DonnellGalway are optimistic that Gary O'Donnell will be fit to play in Sunday's All-Ireland SFC quarter-final against Kerry.
HS football team of the weekGalway and Cork remain in the hunt for Sam Maguire honours after the weekend's qualifier action but it's back to the drawing board for both Tipperary and Sligo.
Football top scorers: Sweeney leads but Walsh makes his moveCon Sweeney's 1-4 from placed balls for Tipperary sees at the head of the football scorers' chart with Galway's Shane Walsh in second spot.
Mattie: Hawkeye saga will have no bearingMattie Murphy doesn't expect last year's controversial All-Ireland MHC semi-final between Galway and Limerick to have a bearing when the teams renew their rivalry on August 17.
Championship tweets: Walsh wizardry casts a spell on TwitterShane Walsh's silky skills were the talk of Twitter on Saturday evening while One Direction's Niall Horan is enjoying Sky Sports' coverage of gaelic games.
What they said ... the weekend in quotes"We won't make decisions like that now."
All-Ireland SHC and MHC pairings confirmedThe All-Ireland SHC and MHC semi-finals pairings are now known following today's quarter-final action.
All-Ireland MHC: Galway cruise into semi-finalGalway have set up a repeat of last year's controversial All-Ireland MHC semi-final with Limerick after dominating the second half of today's quarter-final against Antrim at Kingspan Breffni Park.
Late fadeout concerns ConroyGalway captain Paul Conroy admits the concession of three late goals against a battling Tipperary side is a major worry ahead of next Sunday's All-Ireland SFC quarter-final against Kerry.
As it happened: SHC Quarter-finals Match TrackerSemple Stadium is where all the action was today as the All-Ireland SHC quarter-finals took place.
Galway clubs warned over players 'hanging out car windows'Galway county board insists it's not being a 'party pooper' after issuing a directive to clubs to stop players from 'hanging out car windows' with trophies during victory cavalcades.
Antrim next up for young Galway scoring machineAthenry teenager Cian Burke has been the talk of Galway hurling all week following his scoring heroics in the county SHC last weekend.
SF Qualifier: Tribe tame Tipp in TullamoreIt was more clear-cut than the final scoreline suggests at O'Connor Park, where Galway claimed a 4-17 to 4-12 victory over Tipperary tonight.
As it happened: Saturday Match TrackerThere were just two games down for decision this evening as four counties battled it out for a place in the All-Ireland SFC quarter-finals.
Mulholland admits Kerry will be a 'big ask'Galway manager Alan Mulholland realises his defence will have to tighten up if they are to give Kerry a game of it in the All-Ireland SFC quarter-final next weekend.
All-Ireland IHC semi-final: Rebels best in game of two halvesCork overturned a six-point half-time deficit to get the better of Galway in today's All-Ireland IHC semi-final at Tullamore.
Hanley targets last eight spotGalway full-back Finian Hanley is predicting a high-scoring encounter against Tipperary in today's All-Ireland SF qualifier at Tullamore.
Preview: SF qualifier: Galway v TipperaryGalway manager Alan Mulholland has gone back to the drawing board following his team's Connacht final reversal at the hands of Mayo.
"The attitude is a bit like Kevin Keegan at Newcastle"Former Tipperary football great Declan Browne is excited by the 'buzz' surrounding Peter Creedon's side as they prepare to tackle Galway in the All-Ireland SF qualifiers in Tullamore today.
Antrim an unknown quantity for MattieMattie Murphy admits he doesn't know much about Antrim who his Galway side face in Sunday's All-Ireland MHC quarter-final at Clones.
U21s to backbone intermediate teamGalway will be effectively using tomorrow's All-Ireland IHC semi-final against Cork in Tullamore as preparation for the All-Ireland U21HC.
Canning: advantage rule needed in hurlingOllie Canning feels it is time to introduce the advantage rule to hurling.
Mulholland: Tipp a potent forceGalway football manager Alan Mulholland is under no illusion as to the size of the task facing his charges tomorrow night.
Team news: Galway make changesGalway football selectors make a number of changes to the team beaten by Mayo in the Connacht final.
Team news: Tipp happy with their lotNo change for either Tipperary hurlers or footballers in what will be a very important weekend for the Premier County.
Qualifier double-bill on Sky this SaturdayO'Connor Park, Tullamore will play host to an All-Ireland football qualifier double-bill this Saturday and Sky Sports' cameras will be there to capture all the action.
Galway v Tipperary and Galway racesOnly a few days away until the Galway Races. This day next week it's the Galway Plate and Thursday's feature is the Galway Hurdle.
Hayes frustrated as Galway hurlers stand stillThe performances of the Galway hurlers over the last two seasons have not been up to scratch, says former All-Star Damien Hayes.
Armstrong set to feature for TribeGalway football manager Alan Mulholland expects to unleash attacking stalwart Sean Armstrong against Tipperary this weekend.
GAA confirm All-Ireland SFC times, dates and venuesTimes, dates and venues have been confirmed for a number of forthcoming fixtures in the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship.
Explainer: The road to SamFollowing the conclusion of the provincial football championships over the weekend, the picture in this year's All-Ireland series has become a lot clearer with 12 teams still standing.
Hole-in-one at hurling Golf ClassicGalway golfer Padraig Hynes wouldn't look out of place at this weekend's British Open after he scored a hole-in-one at a hurling club fundraiser in Loughrea Golf Club last week.
Cunningham's future in doubtThere is a big question mark hanging over Anthony Cunningham's future as Galway senior hurling manager after clubs decided to seek nominations for the position.
Camogs face tricky trip to CorkGalway can seal their place in the knockout stages of the All-Ireland senior camogie championship with a win over Cork at Pairc Ui Rinn tomorrow.
SHC continuesFour more games in the group stages of the Galway SHC take place this weekend.
Conroy rues missed goal chancesPaul Conroy was ruing the number of goal-scoring opportunities Galway passed up on during last Sunday's Connacht SFC final defeat to Mayo in Castlebar.
Football top scorers: O'Connor and Sweeney lead the wayMayo's Cillian O'Connor and Con Sweeney of Tipperary are the leading scorers in football championship 2014.
TG4 Championship Fixtures ConfirmedFollowing the draw for the Round 1 Qualifiers of the TG4 Championship which took place at Croke Park yesterday the following venues have been confirmed.
Hurling top scorers: can Shiels be caught?An Ulster man could be the top scoring hurler in championship 2014.
"Crushed" Brooks confirms concerts KOA broken-hearted Garth Brooks has confirmed that his Croke Park concerts cannot be salvaged.
Padraig Pearses club notesWell done to our U14 footballers who won the County U14 (Division 3) football final in Duggan Park, Ballinasloe last Friday evening, defeating Caltra on a scoreline of 5-3 to 0-0.
HS football team of the weekConnacht champions Mayo have four representatives on our football team of the week.
Sky Sports to show its first double-headerA small piece of TV history will be made on Saturday when Sky Sports broadcasts its first GAA double-header.
Football Qualifier 3B and 4A detailsThe GAA has confirmed the times, dates and venues for games in Round 3B and Round 4A of the All-Ireland Football Qualifiers.
Mulholland accentuates the positivesGalway manager Alan Mulholland believes his side can still reach the All-Ireland quarter-finals, despite their Connacht final loss to Mayo.
Championship tweets: 'hard work does pay'Farewell #PaircUiChaoimh #munsterchamps2014 who would have thought it , hard work does pay off !! Who knew ??
What they said ... the football weekend in quotes"It mightn't always be associated with him but he's a very clever player."
SF Qualifier draw: Roscommon v Armagh, Clare v KildareThe games are set to be played on Saturday, July 19th.
Connacht SFC final: Mayo complete four-in-a-rowHistory-makers Mayo retained the Nestor Cup with a routine 3-14 to 0-16 victory over Galway at Castlebar.

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Galway will face Mayo in the Connacht final. What's the most important thing Galway can do to improve their chances of winning?

Alter tactics to set up more defensively
Disciplined tackling so as not to concede scoreable frees
Winning the midfield battle is the key
We'll need to score goals to win.