Toye Calls Time on County Innings

Christy Toye has called time on his Donegal career this week calling time on a county career that spanned fourteen years. Heralded over 300 appearances, three Ulster titles and the holy grail in 2012.  Toye and Donegal have become and institution an ever present when things were getting tough on the pitch his name was […]

McGuckin Captain’s Derry After 24 Hour Game

Derry full forward Emmett McGuckin captained Derry in their one point McKenna Cup win over Armagh on Sunday, after competing in the 24 hour Marathon Match to raise funds for the Michaela Foundation and Cancer Focus NI.  The Magherafelt man was involved in the Guinness World Record attempt helping the blue to victory over the […]

Derry Edge Armagh in McKenna Cup Opener

Derry opened 2017 with a one point win over Armagh at Owenbeg today. With manager Damien Barton on holiday it was just business as usual as two experimental sides produced a thrilling second half.  Armagh set the early pace racing into a four point lead as Niall Rowland burst throw to split the posts. A minute […]

No MacNiallias For Donegal in 2017

Odhrán MacNiallias has confirmed he will play no part in Donegal’s 2017 campaign. The Gaoth Dobhair man has opted out for ‘personal reasons’. Rumours had emerged over the last few days that the influential midfielder would not be available as had planed a year away from the inter county scene to travel to America. However […]

Derry Hurling Boosted By Hinphey U-Turn

Kevin Lynch’s star Kevin Hinphey will dawn the red and white of Derry in 2017 retiring early last year playing no part in a disappointing year for the county in 2016.  In today’s Irish News the big Dungiven man spoke of how got the itch to return after seeing the Oak Leafers lose out to […]