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Dublin Manager Bohan Excited & Fearless Ahead Of Cork Battle

Dublin ladies football manager, Mick Bohan insists that his players are ‘in good spirits, injury free and looking forward to the day ahead’ as his side prepare to take on Cork in the All-Ireland final on Sunday. Bohan is in his second spell as coach and is aiming to retain the Brendan Martin Cup for the first time in the county’s …

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Leitrim GAA Have Sold The Naming Rights To Their Stadium

Leitrim GAA have become the latest county to sell the naming rights to their stadium in a bid to increase commercial revenue.  Páirc Sean Mac Diarmada will now be known as ‘Avantcard Páirc Sean Mac Diarmada’. Consumer finance business, Avantcard, who are based in Carrick-on-Shannon have secured sponsorship which will run from 2019-2021. “We are delighted to have a Leitrim based company showing …

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All-Ireland Champions Kerry Dominate 2018 Minor Team Of The Year

Electric Ireland, sponsors of the GAA Minor Football & Hurling Championships have announced the 2018 Minor Star Awards Football Team of the Year. The Football Team of the Year will be awarded at the second annual Electric Ireland GAA Minor Star Awards, set to take place at Croke Park on 29 September. The star-studded selection features four players from this year’s …

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Dublin Dominate The List Of 2018 Nominees For Football All-Stars

After securing their fourth consecutive All-Ireland title, Dublin players dominate the 45-man shortlist for the 2018 GAA All-Stars. Four-in-a-row champions Dublin have secured 12 All-Star nominations following another successful campaign, while beaten finalists Tyrone have seven nominations, the same number as Galway and Monaghan. From the remaining nominees, Kildare and Donegal have three each, Kerry has two and Armagh, Carlow, Fermanagh and Laois …

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All-Ireland Winning Dubs Trio Nominated For Footballer Of The Year

The Dublin trio of Brian Fenton, Jack McCaffrey and Ciaran Kilkenny have all been nominated for 2018 Footballer of the Year after Jim Gavin’s men clinched their fourth All-Ireland title in a row. Defender Jack McCaffrey is nominated for the accolade for the second time having previously been the Footballer of the Year in 2015. The Clontarf man had an …

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GAA Stars Pay Tribute To Kieran Donaghy Upon Retirement

GAA stars up and down the country have been paying tribute to Kerry forward, Kieran Donaghy after he announced his retirement from inter-county football. Donaghy, or ‘Star’, as he was known by Kerry fans, won four All-Irelands and three All-Stars in a fourteen-year spell for the Kingdom. His aggressive style of play, ability to pluck high balls from the air and take …

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Malachy O’Rourke To Remain As Monaghan Manager Until 2020

Monaghan senior football manager, Malachy O’Rourke has agreed a new deal which will see him remain in his position until 2020.  The Fermanagh native first took charge of the Farney County in 2013, leading them to an Ulster title that year and again in 2015. Monaghan announced the news last night after he was ratified at their committee meeting. “Malachy …

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Kilkenny Legend Eddie Brennan Confirmed As New Laois Manager

Eight-time All Ireland winner, Eddie Brennan has been appointed as the new Laois hurling manager following the departure of Eamonn Kelly earlier this year. Brennan was proposed for the position last month after being chosen by a selection committee and the County Committee ratified his appointment last night. “The Laois County Committee have ratified the appointment of Eddie Brennan as …

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Report Card: Munster Champions Cork Fail To Impress On Big Stage

As an exhilarating inter-county season draws to a close, we issue each team with an end-of-season report card, discussing whether or not they fulfilled expectations, beginning with the Cork hurlers. _____ Team Cork _____ Preseason Expectations A change of management for the Rebels brought with it a fresh breeze of optimism at the start of the year. Although Kieran Kingston …

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