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GAA Betting Preview: Tipp To Raid Orchard Men

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 21/8/2016 Mayo vs Tipperary Tipperary manager Liam Kearns talks to his players at the end of the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The All Ireland Football Championship takes centre stage this weekend with two knock-out games from the qualifiers on Saturday. On Sunday we have the Ulster and Leinster finals so there is plenty of GAA betting to get stuck into this weekend. Using a scale from 1-5, with one being a dodgy bet and five being a banker, we have picked …

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Five Talking Points Ahead Of This Weekend’s Football Qualifiers

The All-Ireland Football Championship qualifiers commenced last weekend with wins for Derry, Longford, Laois and Sligo. On Saturday, the ‘B’ side of the draw takes place with eight more counties in do-or-die action. For four counties, it will be a disappointingly short summer, while the winners can get the show back on the road and build a bit of momentum. …

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Ulster Football Championship: Compelling Or Overrated?

Ulster GAA Senior Football Championship Final, Clones, Monaghan 17/7/2016 Tyrone vs Donegal Sean Cavanagh of Tyrone lifts The Anglo Celt Cup Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Andrew Paton

At a time when GAA is rife with talk of change and restructure, the finger is often pointed to the Ulster Football Championship as a means of holding onto the current All-Ireland Senior Football Championship structure. The first two weeks of the championship have failed to raise any degree of excitement. Is the Ulster championship all that it is made …

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Armagh Manager Kieran McGeeney Set For 12-Week Suspension

Dr. McKenna Cup Round 1, Owenbeg, Derry 8/1/2017 Derry vs Armagh Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

Managerial suspensions are a hot topic right now in GAA. Wexford hurling boss Davy Fitzgerald was given eight weeks away from the sideline for his altercation with Tipperary players on the field of play during the National Hurling League semi-final. Now, Armagh senior football manager Kieran McGeeney is set for an even longer suspension. ‘Geezer’ was reportedly involved in a …

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Five Winners And Five Losers From The Allianz National Football League

Allianz Football League Division 1 Final, Croke Park, Dublin 9/4/2017 Dublin vs Kerry Kerry’s captain Fionn Fitzgerald lifts the trophy

A highly entertaining league campaign came to a close over the weekend as the divisional football finals were down for decision. Westmeath, Tipperary, Galway and Kerry all came away with winner’s medals and a trophy in the bag before the summer action truly begins. So with thoughts quickly turning to the Championship, we thought we’d look at some of the …

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