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Unchanged team named for replay

It won’t, I’m sure, come as an enormous shock to you to learn that we’ve named the same team that started in last Sunday’s drawn match for tomorrow’s All-Ireland semi-final replay against Kerry at Croke Park tomorrow (throw-in 3pm). For the record, here’s the team we’ve named. Mayo (All-Ireland SFC semi-final replay v Kerry, 26/8/2017): David Clarke (Ballina Stephenites); Brendan Harrison […]

Walsh back for Kerry

Photo: Kerry GAA Kerry have just named their team for tomorrow’s replay. Here it is: Kerry (All-Ireland SFC semi-final replay v Mayo, 26/8/2017): Brian Kelly (Killarney Legion); Shane Enright (Tarbert), Mark Griffin (St Michaels-Foilmore), Killian Young (Renard); Peter Crowley (Laune Rangers), Tadhg Morley (Templenoe), Paul Murphy (Rathmore); David Moran (Kerins O’Rahillys), Anthony Maher (Duagh);Stephen O’Brien (Kenmare Shamrocks), Johnny Buckley (Dr Crokes), […]

Mayo News football podcast extra – Kerry, Take Two

Once again, we’re heading into the weekend, which, in this mad championship campaign of ours, can only mean one thing – there’s another match coming into view and so it’s time for another edition of the Mayo News football podcast. In this episode host Rob Murphy and I chat about a few issues as we head into the county’s fifth […]

Andy Moran our MOTM from yesterday’s game

Photo: Irish Times No doubts about this one. With his 1-5 haul from play, Andy Moran is by popular claim our Man of the Match from yesterday’s heart-stopping All-Ireland semi-final draw against Kerry. Andy got 69% of the vote, followed by Jason Doherty (10%), Keith Higgins (6%), Tom Parsons (3%) and Colm Boyle (2%). Boyler was, to be honest, a […]

David Gough to ref the replay

Photo: Sportsfile/Piaras O Midheach It was confirmed a bit earlier on this afternoon that Meath’s David Gough will ref Saturday’s replay. The Dublin-based official took charge of this year’s Connacht final and he was also the man in the middle in last year’s All-Ireland semi-final between Dublin and Kerry. The last time we’ve come across him was in last year’s […]

Mayo News football podcast – level pegging again

Yesterday was a real rollercoaster for us and the latest episode of the Mayo News football podcast captures plenty of the day’s excitement as it developed. Host Rob Murphy and I take you through the action and then we were joined by Ger Flanagan to chat through the match we’d just witnessed. From there, the action swings across to the […]