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Reviewing the Rossies

Photo: Irish Times No Monday morning theatrics were required this time to learn our next opponents in what, by any measure, has become a rather amazing championship campaign for us. No sooner than had our collective heart rates begun to stabilise on Saturday evening but it was already apparent that Galway were in the process of whipping Donegal. That outcome […]

Ins and outs

Photo: MichaelMaye.com As has already been mentioned in the comments, five players who were involved in the county senior panel at the start of the year have, in the vernacular, been released back to their clubs. The Mayo News (paper and digital editions) reports today that Cathal Carolan (Crossmolina), David Kenny (Aghamore), Cian Costello and James Durcan (Castlebar Mitchels) as well […]

A few FBD stats

Photo: MichaelMaye.com For the last few years it’s been an annual job for me at the end of January to do a round-up on who lined out for us in the FBD campaign just concluded and to take a look at how a few numbers stack up against those from previous years. Here’s the 2017 edition of this pre-season analysis. […]

Monday match reports

Photo: MichaelMaye.com It’s another cracking morning out there weather-wise and there’s the coverage from yesterday’s feisty and thoroughly entertaining FBD League encounter with Roscommon to wade through. Let’s get to it. As I was at this one, I did my normal post-match audio mumbling yesterday, which, if you’re interested, is here. The most comprehensive account of yesterday’s game comes from […]

Monday match reports

Photos: MichaelMaye.com Another Monday, more match reports. I could get into the swing of this, you know. Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph. Nationals: Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, Irish Times (FBD round-up report). Photos: Mayo Mick, Sportsfile. Colm Gannon of the Mayo Advertiser also nabbed Stephen Rochford after the game to get his reaction to the performance. Audio and video on […]