Both officials and players are struggling to get used to the new rule which allows no more than three consecutive hand passes is proving difficult to implement, with the Tyrone v Derry McKenna Cup semi-final on Sunday a case in point.
The GAA has announced that it has reached agreement with eir sport and RTÉ that will see four Allianz League games being simulcast by the two broadcasters this spring while RTÉ will also begin broadcasting games from the AIB Club Championships. T
Walterstown's John Daly is the new chairperson of the Meath CCC, taking over the role from Oliver Cudden. Jimmy Henry continues in the post of CCC secretary with Frank Gallogly as referees' administrator.
"It's actually curtailing goal opportunities, about eight or nine different times in the match it curtailed good movement, good flowing moves. Is that improving the game of football? I think it's a waste of time and I've said it all along."
Do you think the new football rules will be retained for the championship?