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Colm Cooper: I Played For Kerry To Win Titles, Not To Satisfy Joe Brolly

Colm Cooper has responded to the criticism he received from Joe Brolly on RTÉ’s League Sunday programme following the announcement of his retirement.  The Gooch had praise heaped on him from near and afar in the sporting world following the announcement of his inter-county retirement. He was lauded for all he achieved and almost universally recognised as one of the …

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Watch: Heated Scenes On League Sunday As Joe Brolly Criticizes Colm Cooper

Joe Brolly was in typically controversial and confrontational humour on RTÉ’s League Sunday last night.  As the panel’s discussion veered from Kerry’s dramatic one point win over Dublin in the Allianz National Football League final in Croke Park yesterday to the big news that broke in the Kingdom earlier in the week, Colm Cooper’s retirement, debate was rife. Tomás O’ …

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Watch: RTÉ Release Chilling All-Ireland Final Promo To Get You Even More Excited

Draw Sam Maguire All-Ireland Football Championship

As if we weren’t excited enough, RTÉ have released a barn-storming promo for today’s All-Ireland Senior Football Championship final. Dublin and Mayo lock horns with the Sam Maguire Cup on the line. The Dubs are looking for back-to-back titles for the first time since the 1970s, while the Connacht side are seeking a first All-Ireland triumph since 1951. Whatever transpires on …

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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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Joe Brolly To Challenge Michael D For Presidency?

Joe Brolly Armagh

Joe Brolly is considering running for President. A number of weeks ago we reported that the odds on Joe Brolly becoming the next President had been cut from 16 to 10/1, after a series of large bets were placed on the controversial pundit. While we did not really take the news too seriously, the Belfast Telegraph have this morning revealed …

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Tomás O Sé Demands That The GAA Dump Black Card

Tomás O Sé has urged the GAA to get rid of the black card. Writing in the Irish Independent today, Tomás O Sé labelled the black card as a ‘disaster’. The Kerry legend made the comment after a summer in which refereeing decisions have dominated the headlines. In his column, O Sé argued that the introduction of the black card has led …

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Watch Marty Morrissey Nail Hurling’s Cross Bar Challenge

Marty Morrissey took part in the Cross Bar Challenge in Waterford. Marty Morrissey brought his radio show, The Marty Squad, to Passage East GAA club in Waterford recently. To join him on the programme were current Deise players; Noel and Thomas Connors, Pa Walsh, along with legends Eoin Kelly and Paul Flynn. However despite all of the talent on display, it …

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