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Dubs stroll to four-in-a-row

Photo: RTÉ Well, that was a poor old final. In fairness to Tyrone they weren’t beaten out the gate, as I’d thought they would be. But they never looked like they might win it once Dublin had reeled in their early lead and, despite the small bit of interest that Tyrone’s converted penalty injected into the tie inside the last […]

Mayo News football podcast 2018 – club championship Round 2

Club championship football is now underway in earnest within the county and this year the Mayo News football podcast has decided to get in on the action at the grassroots level of the game. Last weekend the second round of group matches took place in both the Senior and Intermediate club championships which meant a slew of games right across […]

Mayo News football podcast 2018 – Rochford resigns

When the news broke on Monday evening that Stephen Rochford had resigned as Mayo manager it came as a bombshell to Mayo GAA supporters and the wider GAA world alike. Just two weeks previously, Stephen had confirmed his intention to stay on for 2019 and he was in the midst of assembling a new backroom team for next year when […]

The day the music died

Not exactly full of enthusiasm about Sunday’s All-Ireland final? Sure, me too. But fear not because the gift that just keeps on giving – the GAA equivalent of a Netflix blockbuster series – has come good once again. No county does GAA soap operas like we do and, boy, this time we’ve put on quite the production. I understand, though […]

Club championship round-up

  Photo: Mayo News I realise that the focus has shifted back onto off-field matters at inter-county level over the last 24 hours but regardless of what’s happening there (or not) it’s still worth doing a quick summary of the action that took place over the weekend in the Senior and Intermediate club championships. Starting with the SFC, the conclusion […]

Mayo News football podcast – club championship series

The Mayo News football podcast is back with a new series next week as we launch our club championship football show. Club championship football takes centre stage in the county over the next few weeks. After a very quiet July and August on the online airwaves, we have no doubt that the return of the club championship will be a […]

Club championship action resumes this weekend

Photo: @MayoGAA Pope or no Pope, the action in the Senior and Intermediate club championships resumes this weekend. With the tap unexpectedly turned off for us at inter-county level before the end of June, I think it’s no exaggeration to claim that the club championships within the county this year are the most eagerly awaited in ages. Here’s a quick run-down […]