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Late Penalty Sinks Kilmacud Crokes As Mullinalaghta Crowned Kings Of Leinster

Overall it was a poor game, however, St. Columba’s Mullinalaghta won’t care one iota as they travel home to Longford as Leinster champions having overcome Dublin powerhouse, Kilmacud Crokes. The game won’t be remembered for its free-flowing football, and it looked as though the Dublin champions were going to labour to victory over the Longford minnows, until the 58th minute of …

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Your Guide To A Crucial Weekend Of Football Club Action

There are plenty of trophies up for grabs this weekend in the club world as we edge closer to Christmas. It’s the final round of games in the Leinster championship’s while in Ladies Football, six teams will battle it out to be crowned All Ireland champions across three grades. In the Leinster junior football championship final, Young Irelands of Louth …

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Amy Ring: You Lose So That Better Days Will Come

Amy Ring

A recent move out of home may have denied Foxrock/Cabinteely captain Amy Ring the chance of in-depth footballing discussions her father and team manager Pat, but she’s not getting to vent with her new housemates either. Ring and her Foxrock-Cabinteely team-mates are on the march towards their first ever Ladies football senior club title, with Cork champions Mourneabbey awaiting in Saturday’s All-Ireland final, but …

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Mark Lynch Brings Curtain Down On 15-Year Inter-County Career

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Derry stalwart Mark Lynch has retired from inter-county duty after 15 years with the Oak Leaf footballers it was confirmed today.  Lynch cited family and work commitments for his departure and admitted to being heartbroken at having made the decision to bring the curtain down on his illustrious Oak Leaf career. The Banagher man was a highly touted youngster and …

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Starting Line-Ups Revealed For Six All-Ireland Ladies Club Finalists

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THE six All-Ireland Ladies Club Football finalists have revealed their starting line-ups ahead of the weekend’s eagerly-anticipated fixtures. Dublin and Leinster champions Foxrock-Cabinteely will tackle Cork and Munster standard-bearers Mourneabbey on Saturday at Parnell Park (5.15pm), in the first of a LIVE TG4 double-bill. Both teams are unchanged from their semi-final victories, when Fox-Cab saw off the challenge of 2016 …

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Mourneabbey’s Shane Ronayne: Elusive All-Ireland Would Be “Holy Grail”

Shane Ronayne is in his sixth year as manager of Cork side Mourneabbey, and after All-Ireland defeats in 2014, ’15 and ’17, he’s had enough of being second best. Last year the Cork and Munster champions defeated Saturday’s opponents, Foxrock-Cabinteely, in the tightest semi-final imaginable, but there was no stopping Carnacon in the final and Mourneabbey’s wait for a maiden …

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