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A quick look at Limerick

Photo: Live95fm.ie The draw has been made and we’re heading for Limerick on Saturday week. I’d meant to put together a brief primer earlier on today about our Round 1 opponents but work got in the way and so it never happened. Instead, you’ll have to make do with this thrown-together bit of background info on the Shannonsiders. Let’s start […]

Keith Higgins our MOTM from yesterday’s game

Photo: Hogan Stand (Inpho/Cathal Noonan) Okay, the votes are in and counted for the Man of the Match poll on yesterday’s Connacht championship quarter-final against Galway. The clear winner in the poll is Keith Higgins, with 35% of the votes cast. It’s incredible to think that yesterday was Keith’s first appearance of the year with the footballers. Operating mainly as […]

Mayo 0-12 Galway 1-12: indiscipline kills us again

  Last year we came away from Salthill having failed to overcome the handicap of playing much of the match against Galway with fourteen men. Today at MacHale Park we fell right into the same trap and we ultimately paid the same heavy price. Up until Diarmuid O’Connor’s first half dismissal we’d been doing okay. Galway, as expected, had thrown […]