Dublin could end up playing football in Portlaoise in the championship but not against Laois

After last year's fixtures row which saw Dublin play Laois in Kilkenny the All-Ireland Champions could face Carlow in O'Moore Park

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Dublin could end up playing football in Portlaoise in the championship but not against Laois

Dublin footballers played an away match against Laois in Kilkenny last year instead of Portlaoise but this year the Dubs could end up playing in Portlaoise - though not against Laois.

The All-Ireland Champions will once again travel out of Croke Park for their opening game in the Leinster SFC against the winners of Wexford and Carlow.

If Wexford win, the game will be played in Wexford Park while if Carlow win, the game will be played in O'Moore Park, Portlaoise.

There was a big controversy in Laois last year when the Dubs were not brought to Laois GAA's first round clash outside Dublin for many years.

The Laois footballers will play Longford on Sunday May 21 in O’Moore Park, Portlaoise

Meanwhile the Laois hurlers will play Westmeath – O’Moore Park, Portlaoise on Sunday April 23 in the first round of the hurling qualifying round robin series.

The full Leinster Championship Fixtures

23rd April (Sunday)

Leinster SHC Round Robin - Round One
Meath v Kerry - Pairc Tailteann, Navan
Laois v Westmeath – O’Moore Park, Portlaoise

30th April (Sunday)
Leinster SHC Round Robin - Round Two
Westmeath v Kerry – TEG Cusack Park, Mullingar
Meath v Laois – Pairc Tailteann, Navan

14th May (Sunday)
Leinster SHC Round Robin - Round Three
Westmeath v Meath – TEG Cusack Park, Mullingar
Kerry v Laois – Austin Stack Park, Tralee

21st May (Sunday)
Leinster SFC - Round One
Louth v Wicklow - Parnell Park, Dublin
Laois v Longford – O’Moore Park, Portlaoise
Carlow v Wexford – Netwatch Cullen Park

27th May (Saturday) /28th May (Sunday)
Leinster SHC Quarter Finals
Round Robin Team v Offaly
Round Robin Team v Wexford
(Both Q-Finals are home games for round-robin teams except for Kerry - that Q-Final be played at a Leinster venue.)

28th May (Sunday)
Leinster SHC Quarter Final
Galway v Dublin – O’Connor Park, Tullamore

3rd June (Saturday)
Leinster SFC Quarter Final
Kildare v Laois/Longford – O’Connor Pk, Tullamore
IF Meath v Louth – Parnell Park, Dublin

3rd June (Saturday) or 4th June (Sunday)
Leinster SFC Quarter Final
Carlow/Wexford v Dublin – O'Moore Pk, Portlaoise/Innovate Wexford Park

4th June (Sunday)
Leinster SFC Quarter Final
IF Meath v Wicklow – Aughrim

10th June (Saturday)/11th June (Sunday)
Leinster SHC Semi Final
Kilkenny v RR Team/Wexford

Leinster SFC Quarter Final
Offaly v Westmeath – O’Connor Park, Tullamore

17th June (Sat)/18th June (Sun)
Leinster SHC Semi Final
Galway/Dublin v RR Team/Offaly – TBC

25th June (Sunday): Leinster SFC Semi Finals
2nd July (Sunday): Leinster SHC & MHC Final
16th July (Sunday): Leinster SFC & MFC Final