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Is Mickey Harte Quickly Becoming Gaelic Football’s Arsene Wenger?

Allianz Football League Division 1, Healy Park, Omagh, Co. Tyrone 12/3/2017 Tyrone vs Cavan Tyrone manager Mickey Harte Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

The All-Ireland semi-final which took place between Dublin and Tyrone was a travesty for Gaelic football. It displayed the gulf in class between Dublin and the rest of the country in stark terms. Dublin dismantled a hapless Tyrone team which were beaten into submission by a team brimming with attacking inventiveness married with a ravenous hunger when out of possession of …

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Mickey Harte To Stay On As Tyrone Manager

Ulster , Ireland - 28 May 2017; Tyrone manager Mickey Harte during the Ulster GAA Football Senior Championship Quarter-Final match between Derry and Tyrone at Celtic Park in Derry. (Photo By Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Mickey Harte is to stay on as Tyrone boss for the next three years it has been revealed on Tuesday night.  The Errigal Ciarán club man will now stay on after speculation around his future at the helm following Tyrone’s exit from this year’s championship. Big vote of confidence. Mickey Harte will continue to manage Tyrone for next 3 years. Big statement. pic.twitter.com/vGIObE1euT …

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Sean Cavanagh Officially Announces Tyrone Retirement

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 27/8/2017 Dublin vs Tyrone Tyrone's Sean Cavanagh dejected after the game

After 16 seasons, Tyrone captain Sean Cavanagh has announced his retirement from inter-county football. The 34-year-old took to Twitter soon after the Red Hand’s All Ireland SFC semi-final defeat to Dublin in Croke Park to confirm the news, reflecting on his “incredible journey” and thanking the GAA for all they have done for him. My incredible journey ends. Blessed to …

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Five Talking Points From Dublin’s Comprehensive Victory Over Tyrone

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 27/8/2017 Dublin vs Tyrone Dublin's Eoghan O'Gara and Tiernan McCann of Tyrone Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Many words could be used to describe Dublin’s latest championship win. Flashbacks to 2005 and 2008 had the general GAA public hoping that a great day in Croke Park would accompany the clashes that Kerry and Mayo provided in the other semi-final pairing. But it was not to be, Dublin hammered Tyrone. The victory was comprehensive, emphatic and powerful and …

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Have We Seen Sean Cavanagh Play For The Last Time In Croke Park?

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 27/8/2017 Dublin vs Tyrone Tyrone's Sean Cavanagh replaced during the second half Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

It was not Tyrone’s day in Croke Park today. Despite being a young side, the departure of Sean Cavanagh halfway through the second half led to a raft of people questioning as to whether this was the last time we have seen one of the greatest footballers of the modern era showcase his talents on the biggest stage. The 34-year old has …

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Dublin Name Starting Team To Face Tyrone In Sunday’s All-Ireland Semi-Final

Allianz Football League Division 1, Clones, Co. Monaghan 2/4/2017 Monaghan vs Dublin Dublin Manager Jim Gavin

Jim Gavin has named his Dublin starting fifteen to face Tyrone in Sunday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final at Croke Park. The burning question all week was surrounding Diarmuid Connolly – the St. Vincents man is once again available for selection having served his suspension for pushing a linesman, but debate had been widespread as to whether Connolly should be placed straight …

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The GAA Weekend In Numbers

Allianz Football League Division 1 Final, Croke Park, Dublin 9/4/2017 Dublin vs Kerry Referee Paddy Neilan black cards Diarmuid Connolly of Dublin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

It is almost here. If all goes to plan, the 2017 All-Ireland football pairing will be known by 6:00 p.m on Sunday evening. The four heavyweight teams and the ones that everyone identifies as being significantly better than the rest are prepared to battle it out on consecutive days at the winners of Sam Maguire for the season become clearer. …

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