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Mayo News football podcast: final replay review

It’s Tuesday and so you should be a bit of the way down the road to recovery at this stage. Given that, your constitution might well be strong enough to digest the final Mayo News football podcast of this championship campaign. This was another match-day one, with a mix of content recorded before, during and after Saturday’s replayed All-Ireland final. Host […]

Mayo News football podcast: 24 hours to go to the replay

We’re nearly there, folks and, to help you along the road, it’s Mayo News football podcast time once again. This is the second and final part of the All-Ireland final replay preview and in it host Rob Murphy has a good chat with ex-Mayo and Connacht and Ireland rugby player Gavin Duffy. There’s some old blather from me in there as […]

Mayo News football podcast: replay preview

It’s Mayo News football podcast time again and this one is the first of a two-part series setting the scene ahead of Saturday evening’s All-Ireland final replay. In this edition, Rob Murphy previews Saturday’s rematch with Seán Rice and Edwin McGreal of the Mayo News and I have some chat with Rob as well about the media coverage surrounding the […]

Mayo News football podcast: the final final preview

Right, folks, it’s time for your final helping of the Mayo News football podcast previewing this year’s All-Ireland decider. This third part has as its centrepiece Billy Joe Padden’s preview of the game and there’s chat in there too from Rob and myself, while Ger Flanagan caught up with Colm Parkinson of to get his verdict on Sunday’s decider. The […]

Mayo News football podcast: the final preview Part 2

Tired of all that reading I dangled in front of your eyes earlier on? Okay, then, here’s Part 2 of the Mayo News football podcast All-Ireland final preview. I’m in this one, chatting to host Rob Murphy, where there’s a decided overseas air to proceedings, as it also includes contributions from Connacht Rugby head coach Pat Lam as well as […]

Mayo News football podcast: so it’s Dublin again

As promised earlier on, the latest Mayo News football podcast is now online and is available to listen to. In this edition Rob chats to Mike Finnerty and myself about being back in the final facing Dublin. Mike looks back to that never-to-be-forgotten clash with the Dubs in 2006 and I chat how Sunday’s semi-final between Dublin and Kerry played out. The […]

Fundraisers and more tickets

It’s getting a bit hard to keep up with all of the initiatives – most of them revolving around tickets for the decider – that are going on at the minute as final frenzy starts to build. Here’s today’s list. First off there are two official Mayo GAA fundraisers I want to draw your attention to. The first is a Night […]

Mayo News football podcast: we’re in the final

We’re back in the All-Ireland final and Rob Murphy is already well tuned in because the Mayo News post-match podcast on yesterday’s semi-final win over Tipperary is now live. Rob did mention to me that he might dial me in after the game yesterday but wisely thought the better of it. Instead he’s got far wiser heads on the case, […]