Jim Gavin steps down as Dublin manager
By Cian O'Connell
Jim Gavin has stepped down as manager of the Dublin senior football team.
Gavin, who steered Dublin to six All Ireland SFC titles, has opted to leave the inter-county arena.
Dublin GAA County Committee Chairman paid tribute to Gavin's rich and distinguished service.
"Dublin GAA will be forever grateful to Jim Gavin for his dedication, commitment and contribution as a player and, since 2003, leading the next generation of players at U21 and Senior level," Shanley said.
"I regret his departure but appreciate the huge sacrifices he has made over this period.
"The committee will commence the process of considering suitable candidates to replace Jim and his management team shortly."