The GAA has released its plans for the 2021 National Leagues and Championships.
The Allianz National Hurling and Football Leagues will run from the weekend of February 27th and 28th until the start of April.
The National Football League will be split into a new system of northern and southern counties.
Meanwhile, hurling and football championships will see knockout games provincially.
The backdoor will return in 2021 in the football championship.