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Sean Cremin
Sean Cremin graduated from University College Cork with a Bachelor of Education in Sports Studies and PE. A self-proclaimed 'pure G.A.A head', Sean recently made the transition from spluttering offline to writing online. Sean loves nothing more than a good debate and still hopes for Tebow to return.

The GAA Weekend In Numbers

Allianz Football League Division 1 Final, Croke Park, Dublin 9/4/2017 Dublin vs Kerry Referee Paddy Neilan black cards Diarmuid Connolly of Dublin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

It is almost here. If all goes to plan, the 2017 All-Ireland football pairing will be known by 6:00 p.m on Sunday evening. The four heavyweight teams and the ones that everyone identifies as being significantly better than the rest are prepared to battle it out on consecutive days at the winners of Sam Maguire for the season become clearer. …

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Peter Harte Puts Emphasis On Tyrone’s Attacking Play

Peter Harte is regarded as Tyrone’s main man to many GAA followers. Despite wearing number seven, Harte is seen as the fulcrum of the Red Hand attack. They are a side that has often been criticised for their defensive mindset but their attacking play has most definitely moved on another level in 2017. So far this season, Tyrone have amassed …

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Former Donegal All-Ireland Winner Seeks Position Of Senior Football Manager

EirGrid Ulster GAA Under 21 Football Championship Quarter-Final, Healy Park, Omagh, Co. Tyrone 15/3/2017 Tyrone vs Donegal Donegal manager Declan Bonner Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

Following the resignation of Rory Gallagher after a bitterly disappointing 2017 championship, former All-Ireland winner and Donegal’s current under-21 manager, Declan Bonner has staked his claim for the position of senior football manager. Having told the Donegal Democrat earlier in the week that he had yet to decide on putting his name forward, Highland Radio, have now confirmed that Bonner …

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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About All-Ireland Football Semi-Finals?

Dublin , Ireland - 20 August 2017; Stephen O'Brien of Kerry celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Semi-Final match between Kerry and Mayo at Croke Park in Dublin. (Photo By Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

With the weekend approaching, here is some easy Friday reading for those counting down to a real bumper weekend of football action. Kerry and Mayo start off proceedings with a replay of last Sunday’s drawn encounter where both teams kicked 2-14 in another classic clash between the two sides. Sunday will then see Dublin and Tyrone meet in the championship …

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Another Kerry Half-Forward Emerges As An Injury Doubt Ahead Of Saturday

Donnchadh Walsh was rated as being “up against the clock” in order to be fit for tomorrow’s All-Ireland football semi-final replay against Mayo. And now it has emerged that another half-forward, Mikey Geaney is struggling to be available for selection. The Irish Independent are reporting that the Dingle man looks almost certain to miss out on the game due to …

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Colm Cavanagh Is Ready For Anything That Dublin May Throw At Tyrone

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 5/8/2017 Tyrone vs Armagh Tyrone's Colm Cavanagh Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

While often living in the limelight of his brother Sean Cavanagh, Tyrone’s other Cavanagh, Colm, has been the unsung hero of this side so far in 2017. Cavanagh is often the player who makes the vital turnovers or does the unseen defensive work that allows the likes of Tiernan McCann and Padraig Hampsey to attack. Speaking to The Irish Times ahead …

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Rugby Players Ireland Have Appointed A New CEO

Rugby Players Ireland have announced former Leinster and Harlequins player Simon Keogh as their new chief executive officer.   A panel consisting of current and former internationals chose the 2009 European Cup winner to lead the players’ union forward. Speaking straight after the announcement, current Ireland and Leinster full-back and chairman of Rugby Players Ireland Rob Kearney spoke of what Keogh …

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Dublin GAA Chairman Has No Interest In Paying Managers Of Dublin Teams

Leinster GAA Football Senior Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 26/6/2016 Dublin vs Meath Dublin Manager Jim Gavin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

In a time when issues with money in the GAA are a real bone of contention, Dublin GAA Chairman, Seán Shanley has claimed that he has no interest in appointing managers seeking payment to Dublin intercounty teams. A lot of criticism has been attributed to funding distribution towards Dublin in particular and how it has contributed to their continued success …

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