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Watch: Incredible Conor McManus Point Underlines All Star Credentials Already

Conor McManus scored an absolutely beautiful point in the final minutes of his Monaghan side’s 1-18 to 1-16 victory over Tyrone that had nearly everyone in attendance at Healy Park on their feet. Monaghan recorded an important win over Ulster Senior Football Championship holders Tyrone yesterday to book themselves into a semi-final against Fermanagh and while there were several talking-points …

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Four Take-Aways From A Hectic GAA Weekend

GAA fans of both codes were treated to a bumper weekend of action with the unusual scenario of four games across one weekend. We now know the line-up for the All-Ireland football semi-finals as Dublin will take on Tyrone and Kerry face Mayo. Galway also became the first side into the All-Ireland hurling final. They await the winners of the …

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Are This Monaghan Side Over Or Underachievers?

On Saturday, we will finally see what this Monaghan team are made of… There is a peculiar paradox surrounding this Monaghan football team – have they overachieved or underachieved? Winning two Ulster titles in recent years in the midst of Donegal challenging for All-Irelands, Tyrone still relevant at the top level, and Down, Derry and Cavan competitive at various stages …

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TBT – That Sean Cavanagh Tackle

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final 3/8/2013 Monaghan vs Tyrone Monaghan's Conor McManus is dragged down by Sean Cavanagh of Tyrone Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

As the All-Ireland Football Quarter-Finals begin this weekend for 2016, we go back to the most high profile quarter-final in the last few seasons. This game was not necessarily remembered for the quality of football, it was all about Sean Cavanagh. The year was 2013. Monaghan had won their first Ulster title for 25 years in shocking Donegal. They out-Donegal’d …

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Twitter Fawns Over Impressive Monaghan Display As Down Destroyed

Ulster GAA Football Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Clones, Monaghan 5/6/2016 Monaghan vs Down Kieran Hughes of Monaghan with Joe Murphy of Down Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Andrew Paton

Monaghan blew Down away this afternoon in the Ulster Senior Football Championship. Conor McManus was tormentor in chief as an impressive Monaghan side embarked on their title defence. The reigning Ulster champions operated on a different level to their opponents in Clones, and sent out a message to the rest of the country with a 2-22 to 0-09 win. Twitter reacted to …

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