Kildare legend Dermot Earley has been forced to call time on a superb inter-county football career due to a back injury.
Westmeath booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Leinster Championship and a tie with provincial champions Dublin with an 11-point win over Carlow at Cusack Park, Mullingar this afternoon.
It was another day to forget for Galway football in Salthill today, where they were soundly beaten by rivals Mayo in a very one-sided Connacht Championship quarter-final at Pearse Stadium.
Cavan produced a superb all-round performance to defeat Armagh by four points at Kingspan Breffni Park on Sunday and advance to the Ulster Championship quarter-finals.
A last-gasp point in the final seconds of injury time from substitute Brian O'Connell gave Cavan a 0-13 to 1-9 win over Armagh in the Ulster Minor Football Championship on Sunday.
Laois are through to the quarter-finals of the Leinster GAA Hurling Championship after a six-point victory over Antrim in Portlaoise on Saturday night.
CONNACHT GAA FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
Tickets will be available from the County Board Office in Pearse Stadium from
Monday 13th May to Friday 17th May from 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. daily.