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Watch: Paul Galvin Exudes Class In Brilliant Rebuttal Of Brolly’s Remarks About The Gooch

Colm Cooper’s retirement from inter-county football earlier this month had most in the GAA community acknowledging the positive aspects of one of the greats of the game. However, Joe Brolly, speaking on the Sunday Game two weeks ago, while mentioning how talented Cooper was did have some criticisms of the former Kerry forward. “My point about him as always been …

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Pic: Feast Your Eyes On New Jersey Tipperary Hurlers Will Wear In League Final

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Champions Tipperary will attempt to win their first National League title since 2008 when they take on Galway at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick on Sunday and the Premier county’s finest stick-wielding men will do so bedecked in brand new jerseys. Tipp FM presenter Jackie Cahill revealed via Twitter on Friday that Michael Ryan’s side will be …

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Tipperary To Wear New Jersey In Sunday’s League Final

Tipperary are set to launch a new jersey this weekend by wearing it in Sunday’s Allianz national hurling league final versus Galway.  It is understood that the new jersey will not be available for sale to the public until next week, after the team has sported it in the clash with the Tribesmen. As build up and anticipation to Sunday’s …

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Paul Galvin Settling Into New Club Life With Brogans Just Right

Paul Galvin is settling into life with his new club in Dublin, St. Oliver Plunkett’s Eoghan Ruadh, comfortably on and off the field.  On Thursday night, Plunkett’s defeated Ballyboden St. Enda’s at Parnell Park, knocking the 2016 All Ireland champions out at the first round of the Dublin SFC, on a scoreline of 2-10 to 0-13. Bernard Brogan was the …

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Opinion: It Was A Difficult Choice But Dublin U21 Players Should Have Played For Their Clubs

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In the wake of the Dublin u21 footballers defeating Donegal at the weekend, attention swiftly focused elsewhere – to club fixtures. Dublin CCCC reiterate their position that club champ goes ahead this week despite U21s in A-I final. Seem determined to get them played — ConorMcKeon (@ConorMcKn) April 17, 2017 The players made another plea to the County Board to …

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Tipperary To Appeal As Jason Forde Could Be Hit With Ban For Davy Fitzgerald Altercation

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Semi-Final, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 16/4/2017 Wexford vs Tipperary Wexford Manager Davy Fitzgerald and Aidan Nolan clash with Jason Forde of Tipperary Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Yesterday it was confirmed that Davy Fitzgerald is banned for eight weeks, and will miss Wexford’s championship opener as well as their likely clash with Kilkenny on June 10. The former Waterford and Clare manager came in for huge criticism after entering the field of play against Tipperary in the National Hurling League semi-final last Sunday. Now Tipp star Jason …

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Dublin Under 21 Squad Choose County Over Club In Bold Call

Players on the Dublin u21 football panel have made the decision not to line out for their clubs this weekend in the first round of the Dublin SFC.  Having beaten Donegal with an impressive display in last Saturday’s semi-final, the Dubs are set to face Galway in the EirGrid All Ireland u21 final on Saturday week, April 29th in Tullamore …

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Davy Fitzgerald’s Ban Has Been Revealed

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Semi-Final, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 16/4/2017 Wexford vs Tipperary Wexford Manager Davy Fitzgerald and Aidan Nolan clash with Jason Forde of Tipperary

It has been confirmed that the GAA authorities have slapped an 8-week ban on Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald. His incursion onto the field in his side’s Allianz league semi-final loss to Tipperary wasn’t his first infraction. This, coupled with the on-field altercation with Tipperary players Niall O’Meara and Jason Forde, has earned the Sixmilebridge man the punishment. Meanwhile, the ban will …

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Daithí Regan Slams Davy Fitzgerald’s ‘Imbecilic, Childish Carry-On’

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Semi-Final, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 16/4/2017 Wexford vs Tipperary Wexford Manager Davy Fitzgerald and Aidan Nolan clash with Jason Forde of Tipperary Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

As the fallout from Davy Fitzgerald’s on-field outburst on Sunday continues to dominate headlines in the GAA world, the Wexford boss is still anxiously awaiting to hear what his punishment may be.  The idea that Fitzgerald put forward after the game when asked about the incident has been condemned as “rubbish.” He stated that his taking to the Nowlan Park field …

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Syrian Refugee Becomes Viral Hit Following U-10 Hurling Debut

All Ireland Under 21 Semi Final Replay 29/4/2006 General view of a GAA corner flag Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'Sullivan

The multi-cultural element of the GAA has been there for all residing in Ireland to see since the Celtic Tiger years. Particularly in urban areas, it is not unusual to see players from African or eastern European descent lining out for their local GAA clubs all over the country. The most recent flow of immigration into Ireland has been people …

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