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Sarsfield’s Mags McEvoy: “We Know What We’re Up Against”

Sarsfields captain Mags McEvoy admits that holders Foxrock-Cabinteely will prove difficult to stop in Sunday’s Leinster Ladies Senior Club Football Final (Kinnegad, 2.30pm). Fox-Cab, with a host of Dublin’s TG4 All-Ireland Senior winners in their ranks, are aiming for a fourth successive provincial crown, with Laois outfit Sarsfields targeting their first Leinster title since 2014. Three years ago, Sarsfields lost …

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David Clifford Crowns Impressive Debut Season With All-Star Nod

Kerry prodigy David Clifford crowned an incredibly impressive debut season at senior inter-county level with an inclusion in the 2018 All-Stars. The only representative from the Kingdom, Clifford proved the hype around him was real this season, putting in some tremendous displays in the Kerry forward line which included that last-gasp goal against Monaghan. Clifford was particularly impressive in Kerry’s …

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Fox-Cab Aim For Four-In-A-Row As Ladies Football Takes Centre Stage

The remaining provincial Ladies club football finals will take place over the weekend, with finals down for decision in Connacht, Leinster and Ulster. Saturday, November 3rd sees the glamour Connacht and Ulster senior deciders, before Foxrock-Cabinteely aim to make it four-in-a-row in Leinster on Sunday. All-Ireland champions Carnacon and Galway’s Kilkerrin-Clonberne meet in Ballyhaunis on Saturday, in what is a …

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Magnificent Mannion Downs Judes As Kilmacud Crowned Dublin Champions

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Dublin All-Star Paul Mannion scored a brilliant 1-6 as Kilmacud Crokes defeated St Jude’s 2-12 to 0-13 in this evening’s Dublin SFC final at Parnell Park.  Crokes led 0-7 to 0-3 at halftime, a lead which they never relinquished throughout that match. Jude’s did mount a comeback in the second half as Kevin McManamon tagged on two points and set up …

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MacKenna On Monday: Club Game The Soul Of The Sport

Last weekend, a tiny sliver of a story was predictably buried beneath so much quantity. It was from no more than the Limerick Junior A hurling final as tiny Tournafulla made the half-hour journey to Dromcollogher to win what they never had before. This was life rather than merely a game, and was captured superbly by Stephen Barr in the …

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PA All-Star Team: Vote For Your Football Midfield Pairing

Ahead of the All-Star awards on November 2nd, Pundit Arena are asking you to vote for who you think will make the lineup of both the hurling and football teams. In the next part of the football series, we are asking you to select your midfield pairing. _____ Wing-Backs Nominee: Michael Murphy County: Donegal Credentials: So much is expected from Michael Murphy and there …

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Conor McManus: Use Of Video Reviews In GAA Is A “No-Brainer”

Monaghan sharpshooter, Conor McManus believes that video review needs to be introduced to alleviate the pressure on referees in the GAA. Speaking at the GAA Youth Forum today in Croke Park, the two-time All-Star admitted that he was “not 100% convinced” that the proposed rule changes for Gaelic Football are the right choices, believing it may lead to further confusion …

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PA All-Star Team: Vote For Your Football Half-Back Line

Ahead of the All-Star awards on November 2nd, Pundit Arena are asking you to vote for who you think will make the lineup of both the hurling and football teams. In the next part of the football series, we are asking you to select your half-back line. _____ Wing-Backs Nominee: Jack McCaffrey County: Dublin Credentials: The unquestionable man-of-the-match from the final. His blistering pace is …

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