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All The Results From A Hectic Weekend Of County Finals

In the busiest weekend of local finals to date, a massive 19 county titles were down for decision in the last 24 hours. The TG4 televised games were the highest profile clashes with Na Piarsaigh taking hurling honours in Limerick, while St Finbarrs and Nemo will have to do it again to determine the football kingpins of Cork. There were …

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Armagh Dealt Blow As Key Player Opts Out Of Squad For 2018

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 5/8/2017 Tyrone vs Armagh Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Kieran McGeeney’s Armagh have been dealt a blow as a key member of their squad is making himself unavailable for selection for the 2018 season. Jamie Clarke is one of the most talented forwards in the country but has reportedly made it known to the Orchard County’s management that he intends to go travelling next year. According to Gaelic Life, …

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Paul Hearty Reveals Biggest Influence On His Career In Classy Retirement Statement

AIB Ulster Club Senior Football Championship Final, Athletic Grounds, Armagh 29/11/2015 Crossmaglen Rangers vs Scotstown Crossmaglen's captain Paul Hearty lifts the cup Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Declan Roughan

Crossmaglen Rangers legend Paul Hearty has announced his retirement from Gaelic football.  The 39-year-old released a statement on Tuesday following a hugely successful club career. Hearty won 19 Armagh County Championship titles, eleven Ulster Championship medals and six All-Irelands in his time between the posts. He also played for his county, Armagh, on numerous occasions earning a nomination for an All-Star award …

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Quiz: Can You Name The Top Scorer In Every All Ireland Football Championship Since 1997?

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Qualifiers Round 4B, Croke Park, Dublin 30/7/2016 Westmeath vs Mayo Mayo's Cillian O'Connor Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The All-Ireland Football Championship is coming to its penultimate stages – as Kerry, Mayo. Dublin and Tyrone are all still left in contention to lift Sam Maguire. Ahead of this weekend’s semi-final replay between Kerry and Mayo – and the meeting of Dublin and Tyrone, we’re asking you to name the top scorer in every football championship of the last …

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Watch: This Incredible Finish Has To Be One Of The Goals Of The Summer

The Ladies All-Ireland Football Quarter-Finals are underway this weekend and Kilkenny’s Nowlan Park hosted a double header on Saturday as Dublin and Waterford faced off against one another before Kerry and Armagh went toe-to-toe in the later throw-in.  The Dubs eased past Waterford in the opening match of the day with a 2-15 to 1-7 victory over the Déise who …

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Armagh Name Their Team To Face Tyrone

Ulster GAA Football Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Kingspan Breffni Park, Co. Cavan 29/5/2016 Cavan vs Armagh Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Kieran McGeeney has named his Armagh starting line-up for tomorrow’s All-Ireland quarter-final with Tyrone at Croke Park. Having surprised many with victory over Kildare at the same location last weekend, McGeeney has named two changes in personnel to the side that will take to the field to take on Ulster rivals Tyrone for the first time at Headquarters since 2005. …

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Tyrone Can Show Their All-Ireland Credentials Against Armagh

Ulster GAA Football Senior Championship Semi-Final, Clones, Co. Monaghan 18/6/2017 Tyrone vs Donegal Tyrone's manager Mickey Harte speaks to his team

In 2016, Tyrone won their first Ulster title in six years with late points from Peter Harte and Kieran McGeary sealing the 0-13 to 0-11 victory over Donegal in the provincial final. A quarter-final against Mayo followed and a flat Red Hand performance saw the Connacht side advance to the All-Ireland semi-final. With captain, Sean Cavanagh, off the pitch after receiving …

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Steven McDonnell Defends Niall Morgan By Recalling The Time Stephen Cluxton Hit Jason McAteer

A lot has been made of Niall Morgan’s alleged goading of Down’s Darragh O’Hanlon after he missed a glorious opportunity for goal in last Sunday’s Ulster SFC final in Clones.  Tyrone successfully retained their provincial crown with a comfortable win over Down, but it wasn’t their powering football display that dominated the headlines in the aftermath of the game. When …

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