The pre-season competitions beginning to wind down this weekend
Before normal service resumes with the start of the Allianz National Football League next weekend, there's the small matter of concluding pre-season competition.
This weekend sees the McKenna, O'Byrne and Walsh Cup finals as teams put the final touches on league preparation.
Kilkenny are in the Walsh Cup semi-final on Sunday, while Tyrone are pitted against Derry in the McKenna Cup final on Saturday evening.
McKenna Cup final
Derry v Tyrone, Pairc Esler, 7pm
Galway v IT Carlow, Semi-Final, Pearse Stadium, 2pm
Waterford v Kerry, Round 5, Fraher Field, 12.30pm
Louth v Dublin, Final, Drogheda, 2pm
Galway v Roscommon, Final, Kiltoom, 2pm
Limerick v Cork, Final, Gaelic Grounds, 2pm
Wexford v Kilkenny, Semi-Final New Ross, 2pm
Longford v Louth, Round 3, Glennon Bros Pearse Park, 2pm
Wicklow v Trinity College, Round 3, Greystones, 2pm