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Donncha O’Connor Taking “Extended Break” To Decide On His Cork Football Future

Munster GAA Football Senior Championship Final, Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney, Kerry 5/7/2015 Kerry vs Cork Cork's Donncha O'Connor scores their second goal of the game despite Fionn Fizgerald of Kerry Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Cork legend Donncha O’Connor has not yet come to a decision on whether he will be joining up with the county’s footballers for 2018 or not.  Incoming Cork football manager Ronan McCarthy has confirmed to the Evening Echo that the Ballydesmond club player has been granted time off from the squad’s opening pre-season activities to be afforded time to think about …

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Kerry And Tyrone Captains Confirmed For 2018

Tyrone Kerry

As we head for Christmas, the gaelic games fans amongst us are counting down the days until the return of intercounty action. Ahead of the new format in 2018, the All-Ireland Championship promises to be a fascinating one. As the ‘big four’ of Dublin, Mayo, Kerry and Tyrone continue as the front-runners, the chasing pack will be eager to break into …

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Galway Star Meehan Calls Time On An Injury-Stunted Inter-County Career

Galway football star Michael Meehan has decided to call time on his inter-county career ahead of the new league season in January. The 33-year-old has been decimated with injury in recent seasons and only made a return to action this past term following a three-year absence. Having overcome the ankle injury that forced him into what was a prolonged, yet temporary, retirement, …

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Has Diarmuid Connolly Just Hinted That He’s Switching To Hurling?

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 17/9/2017 Dublin vs Mayo Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly with Tom Parsons of Mayo Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Diarmuid Connolly’s most recent Instagram post may be a hint that he’s about to swap the big ball for the small one.  Throughout the last few months speculation has been increasing that the 30-year-old would be making the switch, however nothing has been set in stone as of yet. The fact that he played hurling at under-21 level for his county …

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Moorefield Win Leinster Club SFC In Most Dramatic Fashion Possible

Moorefield of Kildare overcame St. Loman’s of Westmeath to clinch the Leinster Club SFC in a truly enthralling encounter on a scoreline of 1-14 to 2-10. The champions completed a miraculous comeback to clinch the crown having been two goals down entering injury time at the end of the game. With five minutes remaining there was six-points separating the teams …

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