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Mayo News football podcast – manager update

This Wednesday is the deadline for clubs to submit nominations for the vacant post of Mayo senior football manager. Ahead of this deadline it’s difficult to speculate on when the new manager will be in place or indeed who that new manager might be but this latest managerial furore to engulf the county does raise a number of pertinent questions […]

Mayo News football podcast 2018 – club latest, quarter-final previews

The football club championships within the county are coming nicely to the boil, with the Junior championship now down to the final two following the weekend’s semi-finals while the knockout stages are about to begin at both the Senior and Intermediate level. This latest edition of the Mayo News football podcast reviews the JFC semi-final action and previews this coming […]

Achill and Balla set up tasty Junior final

Photo: Mayo GAA TV Today was JFC semi-final day within the county and following this afternoon’s two penultimate round ties it’s Achill and Balla who will contest the Pete McDonnell Cup two weeks from now. Achill got the better of Kilmeena by 2-14 to 0-16 at MacHale Park in Castlebar while over at James Stephens Park in Ballina it was […]

Junior championship semi-finals on this Sunday

Photo: @MWRSport When I was chatting with The Neale’s Pat Casey for the podcast at MacHale Park last Saturday he remarked that the county’s Junior football championship is the hardest one of the lot to win. The race to land this toughest of club titles – and with it the Pete McDonnell Cup – is now down to the final […]

Mayo News football podcast 2018 – club championship Round 3 wrap

Club action is centre-stage right now for Mayo football fans and the weekend just gone saw the conclusion of the group stages in both the Senior and Intermediate football championships. The Mayo News football podcast was all over the weekend’s action and in this episode we take you through the highlights and look ahead to the knockout stages. Host Rob […]

Club championship draw details

  Some of this information has already been posted in the comments but, for the record, here are the full details of the SFC and IFC club championship draws that were made this evening. Senior Football Championship Quarter-Finals Garrymore v Ballaghaderreen (MacHale Park, 23rd September, 2.30pm, Live on Mayo GAA TV) Castlebar Mitchels v Claremorris (MacHale Park, 23rd September, 1pm, Live […]

Club action round-up

Another weekend of club championship action is over and, with it, the group stages of both the Senior and Intermediate championships have been concluded. It’s now down to the final eight contenders in both the SFC and the IFC, with the draw for the quarter-finals in both competitions set to take place at MacHale Park tomorrow night at 8.30pm. I […]

Tasty club clashes this weekend

Photo: Mayo News Another glut of club championship action is set to take place within the county this coming weekend. The final round of group matches are down for decision in both the Senior and Intermediate club championships and there’s plenty on the line in a number of these games. Let’s start with the Moclair Cup fixtures. Five clubs – Ballaghaderreen, […]

Championship prediction mini-league 2018 – the final result

It’s time to do the final bits of clearing away after this year’s championship and one of the things on that list is to do a final post on this year’s championship prediction mini-league. Not least seeing as we have a winner to announce. The mini-league has kinda been forgotten about this summer, I’m afraid, and that’s my fault, given […]

Club championship fixtures on this weekend

Photo: Mayo News I think everyone definitely needs something else to focus on this morning. So, in that spirit, let’s turn the lens towards the Round 3 fixtures for the coming weekend in both the Senior and Intermediate club championships. With playoff places still to be claimed and relegation threats to be avoided, there are plenty of tasty looking fixtures down […]