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Up To 10 Players Have Walked Out On Mayo Ladies Senior Football Squad [Report]

Up to 10 players have walked out on the Mayo Ladies Senior Football Panel according to a report in today’s Mayo News.  The squad are currently preparing for an All Ireland SFC qualifier clash with Cavan on Saturday in Clones. According to the report, team captain Sarah Tierney, vice-captain Fiona McHale and all-time leading scorer Cora Staunton are among the players to …

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Tyrone And Kildare To The Fore In Football Team Of The Week

After a riveting weekend that saw Roscommon, Tyrone, Kildare and Monaghan book their places in the Super 8’s competition, we pick our team of the week. 1) Graham Brody (Laois) The goalkeeper was Laois’ best player yesterday against Monaghan. He made three superb one-on-one saves in the first half before adding two more in the second. The scoreline would have …

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Monaghan Victory Over Laois Now Confirms Final ‘Super 8’ Groups

The eight teams who will make up the inaugural Super 8 stage of this year’s All-Ireland Senior Football Championship have now been confirmed.  The final Round 4 qualifier to take place this weekend was the clash between Monaghan and Laois with the Ulster outfit emerging 0-19 to 1-11 winners after the Leinster county mounted a fightback in the second -half …

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Galway Survive Rousing Kilkenny Fightback To Retain Leinster Title

Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Final Replay, Semple Stadium, Thurles, Co. Tipperary 8/7/2018 Galway vs Kilkenny Galway's Padraig Mannion and Liam Blanchfield of Kilkenny

Galway saw off the challenge of Kilkenny to retain the Leinster championship in Sunday’s replay in an absolute classic in Thurles. With last weekend’s original clash in Croke Park ending in a draw, a second outing was needed to finally separate these two – and while Galway looked at one point to be steamrolling their way to the title, a stirring …

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Kildare Defy Expectation To Reach Super 8s With Victory Over Fermanagh

Kildare 3-20 Fermanagh 0-18 Kildare’s clinical finishing was the key tonight as they reached the Super 8 stages of the All Ireland championship with a comprehensive victory over Fermanagh tonight. The beaten Ulster champions were no match for Cian O’Neill’s side who had a spring in their step from the off, Daniel Flynn scoring a wonderful goal following points from …

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Carlow’s Historic Summer Comes To An End At The Hands Of Limerick

Carlow 0-13 Limerick 5-22 Three goals in the first 20 minutes helped Limerick glide past Carlow and book their place in the All Ireland quarter-finals. It was the worst possible start for the Joe McDonagh champions with teenager, Kyle Hayes netting for the visitors after just 30 seconds. Carlow responded well with points from Denis Murphy and Edward Byrne but were dealt a …

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Tyrone Advance As They Massacre Cork In Dismal Affair In Portlaoise

Tyrone 3-20 Cork 0-13  Tyrone are through to the Super 8s competition after a comprehensive victory over Cork this evening. It was a poor spectacle for the crowd in O’Moore Park. Many were expecting a defiant and energetic performance from Cork following their disappointing demolition at the hands of Kerry in the Munster final, but that did not transpire, instead …

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Roscommon Through To Super 8s After Thrilling Victory Over Armagh

Roscommon 2-22 Armagh 1-19 Roscommon and Armagh served up the game of the season so far in O’Moore Park, Portlaoise this afternoon as the two goals from Enda Smith saw the Connacht finalists book their place in the Super 8s competition. It was a blistering, fast-paced encounter with little fouling, instead plenty of skill and wonderful finishing were on display. Armagh enjoyed the …

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