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Former All-Ireland Club Winning Manager In Contention For Donegal Job

Donegal are currently on the lookout for a new manager after Rory Gallagher stepped away from the role following a disappointing summer. The 2012 All-Ireland champions suffered heavy defeats to Tyrone and Galway as their championship campaign ended prematurely. Jim McGuinness was always going to be a tough act to follow for Gallagher, as he now moves away from the …

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Kerry Are At Their Best When They Hit Croke Park

Since the turn of the millennium, Kerry have made it to Croke Park in every season. Eighteen consecutive seasons have seen the Kingdom head to Jones’s Road and in only three of these have they failed to register a win at Headquarters; 2001, 2010 and 2012. In the last seventeen seasons, Kerry have won six All-Ireland titles, lost five All-Ireland …

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The Top Five Controversies Of The 2017 GAA Championship

Diarmuid Connolly Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

It’s been one of the most controversial summers in the GAA’s history. We’ve seen a lot of high profile appeals and suspensions. 2017 has been highly entertaining; the entertainment has provided drama that has not always been positive. There have been a number of negative episodes and here we rank the top five so far. 5. Sliotar Thief Cork hurling’s revival …

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Eamonn Fitzmaurice Speaks About The Emergence Of A Top Four In Gaelic Football

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 31/7/2016 Kerry vs Clare Kerry Manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

With hurling having dominated column inches over the last fortnight, it is now time for football to take centre-stage again as the first of this year’s All-Ireland football semi-finals between Kerry and Mayo is down for decider in Croke Park this Sunday. With Kerry, Mayo, Dublin and Tyrone having a combined winning margin of 58 points in their quarter-final successes, …

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Are The Gaelic Football Super 8’s Doomed Before They Have Even Started?

On 25th February 2017, GAA congress voted in the most significant change to the structure of the football championship since the qualifiers were introduced in 2001. The traditional quarter-finals will be replaced by a round robin system. The round robin constitutes two groups of four, consisting of two provincial winners and two round four qualifiers, with the top two advancing …

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Watch: This Incredible Finish Has To Be One Of The Goals Of The Summer

The Ladies All-Ireland Football Quarter-Finals are underway this weekend and Kilkenny’s Nowlan Park hosted a double header on Saturday as Dublin and Waterford faced off against one another before Kerry and Armagh went toe-to-toe in the later throw-in.  The Dubs eased past Waterford in the opening match of the day with a 2-15 to 1-7 victory over the Déise who …

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