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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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Dublin And Monaghan Served Up A Classic Game Of Football And The Reaction Summed It Up

Allianz Football League Division 1, Clones, Co. Monaghan 2/4/2017 Monaghan vs Dublin Dublin's Brian Fenton with Conor Mc Manus of Monaghan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Grealy

On Sunday, supporters of gaelic football were treated to an absolute football classic in St Tiernach’s Park.  The National League game between Monaghan and Dublin ended on a scoreline of 1-15 to 2-15. With a place in the National League Football final at stake, both teams left absolutely nothing on the field of play. Without a doubt, the pulsating game was one …

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National Football League: Five Young Players To Watch Out For This Weekend

Allianz Football League Division 1, Austin Stack Park, Tralee, Co. Kerry 11/2/2017 Kerry vs Mayo Stephen Coen of Mayo Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Last week, we looked at the hurling fixtures and picked out six players who could make a difference in their National Hurling League matches.  Now, we look at the young footballers in league action over the weekend to keep a watchful eye on. _______ Josh Keane (Tipperary) The 21-year-old Golden-Kilfeacle native came to national prominence during last year’s championship after he …

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Video: PFA Player Of The Year Riyad Mahrez Tries His Hand At Hurling

Leicester city winger Riyad Mahrez was pitted against Monaghan football star Conor McManus in a keepy-uppy contest, which included a hurling challenge. Mahrez, who has been subject to intense transfer speculation linking him to Arsenal could yet undergo a radical career change and line out as a hurler. McManus and Mahrez were tasked with keeping the ball off the floor using …

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