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Sunday’s club action

There’s plenty of action on this coming Sunday, aside from the climax of the current series of Love/Hate.  West of the Shannon, the two provincial semi-finals in the senior club championship are down for decision, with both matches getting underway at 2pm. Newly-crowned Mayo champs Ballintubber take on Roscommon champions St Brigid’s at MacHale Park, a match that will be reffed by […]

Poll: who’ll win the final?

Today’s an interesting day for us (as well as for Scotland), with the time ticking down to tonight’s 11pm deadline for nominations from clubs for the Mayo manager’s job. I’ve no idea what form the process will take once the deadline passes but I guess it’s at least possible that this time tomorrow we’ll know for definite who’s in the […]

I can’t win

Here’s the piece I wrote for the All-Ireland club final supplement in this week’s Mayo News. Standing between Castlebar Mitchels and the Andy Merrigan Cup on St Patrick’s Day is the formidable St Vincent’s club, which has its roots in the parish of Marino on the northside of Dublin. It’s the club my three kids gravitated towards soon after starting […]