Boys in Blue to feature heavily in Setanta Sports 2016 league coverage

Dublin GAA fans will be delighted to hear that Setanta Sports will broadcast six of the Dublin football teams seven Allianz League games live next year, starting with a repeat of the All-Ireland final against Kerry at Croke Park on January 30.

The satellite channel yesterday  announced details of 17 exclusive live games for the 2016 Allianz Leagues, which also includes six fixtures from the Allianz Hurling Leagues featuring Kilkenny, Tipperary, Galway, Cork, Waterford, Limerick and Dublin.

Setanta will also screen a triple-header on March 5 featuring Dublin v Cork in hurling and the Dublin-Cork and Tyrone-Derry football ties.

The 2016 Setanta Sports Allianz League schedule is as follows:

30 January:
Dublin v Kerry (Football) 7pm
Down v Donegal (Football) 7pm

6 February:
Mayo v Dublin (Football) 7pm
Armagh v Laois (Football) 7pm

13 February:
Tipperary v Dublin (Hurling) 7pm
Limerick v Wexford (Hurling) 7pm

20 February:
Cork v Waterford (Hurling) 7pm
Dublin v Galway (Hurling) 7pm

27 February:
Dublin v Monaghan (Football) 7pm
Armagh v Fermanagh (Football) 7pm

5 March:
Dublin v Cork (Hurling) 5pm
Dublin v Cork (Football) 7pm
Tyrone v Derry (Football) 7pm

12 March:
Cork v Kilkenny (Hurling) 7pm
Down v Dublin (Football) 7pm

26 March:
Dublin v Donegal (Football) 7pm
Tyrone v Armagh (Football) 7pm