Dessie Farrell fancied to get top job if Jim Gavin calls time on historic reign
Jim Gavin will consider his future over the coming weeks after steering Dublin footballers to an unprecedented All-Ireland five-in-a-row.
The 48-year-old has been in charge for seven seasons and has a deal with the Dublin county board that runs until the end of the 2021 season.
However, in the wake of Saturday's All-Ireland final replay win against Kerry, speculation has persisted that Gavin could move on.
Having guided Dublin to All-Ireland titles at the minor and U-21 grades, former Sky Blues star Dessie Farrell - who is in charge of Na Fianna this year - would be at the top of most people's list to succeed Gavin, should the Round Towers Clondalkin man decide to step down.