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Mayo News football podcast – tribes and tribulations

It’s Mayo News football podcast time again and this episode is another bumper one, all recorded at the Connacht championship semi-final between Galway and Mayo at Pearse Stadium yesterday afternoon. Host Rob Murphy and I take you through the game as it unfolds and Ger Flanagan of the Mayo News has post-game interviews with Stephen Rochford and Galway’s centre-back Gary […]

Monday match reports

Lookit, I want to drop these on your lap as much as you want to read them but it’s part of the Monday morning routine after a game. Here goes, then, in relation to the coverage on yesterday’s one-point loss to Galway at Salthill. Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph (match report, primer on qualifier route now facing us). Nationals: Irish […]

Mayo News football podcast bonus episode – Brendan Harrison special

Well, the weather’s been so nice and we’re all in a such good mood so what better time to land you with an extra Mayo News football podcast helping? Here you go. This bonus episode has as its centrepiece an interview by Mike Finnerty with All-Star corner-back Brendan Harrison, which was recorded at the press event last night. I haven’t listened […]

Rochy readying his forces for Galway

Photo: @Sportsfile (Seb Daly) The press night ahead of our Connacht SFC semi-final against Galway at Salthill on Sunday week (throw-in 4pm) took place last night. What was said then will, as usual, only be reported on in-depth in the days leading up to the game but Mike Finnerty has a piece (here) in today’s Irish Examiner arising from last […]

Mayo News football podcast: slipping past Sligo

It’s Mayo News football podcast time again, this edition covering events at MacHale Park yesterday. In this week’s show, host Rob Murphy, Mike Finnerty and I take you through the game against Sligo as it developed. Post-match, there’s analysis and discussion with Mayo News regulars Seán Rice, Edwin McGreal and Ger Flanagan, as well as with special guests Colm Keys […]