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Colm O’Rourke Blasts “Elitist System” That Will Be Created By The Super 8s

Colm O’Rourke is a former All-Ireland winner and a long established panellist on The Sunday Game on RTÉ. Following four one-sided quarter-finals, the Meath man has been very vocal on his views surrounding the introduction of the Super 8s in place of the All-Ireland quarter-finals from next season. O’Rourke was vocal in RTÉ studios following Mayo’s 22-point victory over Roscommon …

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Padraic Maher Felt Tipperary Didn’t Get Equal Treatment From Barry Kelly On Sunday

Another classic encounter between Tipperary and Galway has seen the majority of headlines tipped in the direction of Galway and Joe Canning. But it took two teams to contribute to another classic and Tipperary captain Padraic Maher was extremely proud of his team’s efforts. Jackie Cahill writing in the Independent, reported that the Tipp captain was devastated at their failing to get …

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Four Take-Aways From A Hectic GAA Weekend

GAA fans of both codes were treated to a bumper weekend of action with the unusual scenario of four games across one weekend. We now know the line-up for the All-Ireland football semi-finals as Dublin will take on Tyrone and Kerry face Mayo. Galway also became the first side into the All-Ireland hurling final. They await the winners of the …

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Poll: Is The Gaelic Football Super 8s Destined For Failure?

This weekend has sparked increased debate surrounding the All-Ireland senior football championship. Despite one draw between Mayo and Roscommon, the combined winning margins between the four quarter-finals was 58 points. In the end, it was four emphatic victories, and talk of a top three quickly turned into a top four. For years it was speculated that the football championship fails …

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Watch: Jeff Stelling And Chris Kamara Meet Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh

Learning from the master in Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh! Jeff Stelling and Chris Kamara are taking part in an AIB series, which will see them come to grips with the sport of gaelic football, and eventually commentating on the All-Ireland final in September. The iconic duo, best known for their work on Soccer Saturday are profiled in a series, with episodes released every Monday, …

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Listen: Marty Morrissey And John Mullane Reacting To Joe Canning’s Point Is A Thing Of Beauty

Marty Morrissey

Marty Morrissey and John Mullane were struggling to contain themselves! Galway are through to the All-Ireland final, after defeating Tipperary by a single point in Croke Park yesterday. The Tribesmen and Premier went point-for-point in what was arguably the most exciting game in an already fascinating Championship. With the tie looking destined for a replay in the final moments, Joe Canning …

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