McCrory relishes playing his best football


What matters the most for Aidan McCrory is playing in the now. McCrory will lead Tyrone against Dublin Sunday and to put a stop to Dublin’s All-Ireland SFC winning streak at the GAA headquarters. “The Ulster Championship, being what it is, can be so hard to win. It took us so long to get there and […]


Ryan to become new Wicklow football manager


Wicklow is set to appoint its next senior football manager and the former Kildare and Wexford head Jason Ryan will become the new Wicklow senior football manager. Ryan boasts of a competitive resume which includes leading Wexford to an All-Iran semi-final in 2008 but lost to Tyrone. He also steered the Slayneysiders to a second […]


O’Shea-Donaghy rivalry lives on for Brogan


Aidan O’Shea and Kieran Donaghy battled it out in the All-Ireland SFC semi-final, and it wouldn’t be last time. Former Dublin forward Alan Brogan said he wouldn’t be surprised to see if the rivalry continues in the semi-final replay. He said Stephen Rochford spoke to O’Shea on what he wanted to do in the match […]


Thy Kingdom Cometh For Green And Red Of Mayo


FROM ODHRÁN CRUMLEY   Defeat to Galway coupled with stumbling over the line against lower calibre opposition in Derry has Mayo confined to the doldrums. Yet, as August draws to a close the green and red of Mayo find themselves playing in Croke Park on All Ireland Semi Final day. Kerry come into the game […]


Kerry and Mayo Teams Announced For The All-Ireland Senior Football Semi Final


Kerry and the Mayo team have been announced for the All-Ireland Senior Football Semi Final clash Kerry  Brian Kelly Shane Enright Mark Griffin Killian Young Peter Crowley Tadhg Morley Paul Murphy David Moran Anthony Maher Michael Geaney Johnny Buckley Stephen O’Brien Paul Geaney Kieran Donaghy James O’Donoghue Subs: Shane Ryan, Jack Barry, Fionn Fitzgerald, Barry John […]


McGrath confirms contact, but denies getting Westmeath job


He was contacted, but Pete McGrath will not be Westmeath’s next senior football manager. McGrath told The Belfast Telegraph that it is quite improbable for him to assume the position. “There have been tentative approaches made from Westmeath, but I don’t think it is a runner given the sheer distances involved. You are talking about […]


Armagh’s McKeever calls it quits after 15 years


Ciaran McKeever from St Patrick’s Cullyhanna is retiring from inter county football after 15 years. The 34-year old McKeever on Tuesday penned a letter announcing his retirement from inter county and had the following to say. “It has been a great honour to have been part of the Armagh squad from 2003-2017, as captain for […]


JOHNSTON ON TARGET AS KILREA EDGE DUNGIVEN


FROM ODHRÁN CRUMLEY AT OWENBEG   DERRY SENIOR CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2017 KILREA 1-12 DUNGIVEN 1-10   A Niall Johnston strike with six minutes to play was enough to shrug off a rugged Dungiven challenge, at Owenbeg this evening.  Both sides emerged sharply from the blocks as Charlie Kielt and Seamus Higgins traded scores, as the […]