It's hoped that the GAA and the SSE Airtricity League can resume on July 20th.
The government's Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business has outlined a phased return for sport in this country.
May 18th will see golf courses re-open, while athletes can begin training individually.
Training in limited groups will be permitted from June 8th.
June 29th could see some events taking place behind closed doors.
But July 20th is the date where team sports can resume - in front of limited numbers.
Rugby has been reserved for phase 5, which only starts from August 10th.