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Ballintubber and Belmullet land the silverware

A crowd of around 8,000 turned up at MacHale Park this evening to see the Senior and Intermediate club football finals, which were played out in incredibly mild late October weather under the lights in Castlebar. When the dust had settled on the two deciders it was the players and supporters of Belmullet and Ballintubber who went off into the […]

Juicy Junior final on tomorrow

Photo: Mayo GAA TV (via Facebook) The first of this year’s club finals within the county takes place tomorrow afternoon. MacHale Park is the venue and the Junior football title is the prize on offer, with Achill and Balla facing off for possession of the Pete McDonnell Cup. Tomorrow’s decider throws in at 3pm. The curtain-raiser at MacHale Park is […]

Home comforts will be needed next spring

The provisional schedule for next spring’s National Football League has been published. Our list sees us play four matches at home and three away, in what will be our 21st consecutive season in the League’s top flight. Here’s the 2019 NFL schedule from our perspective. We start next year’s Division One campaign at home against newly-promoted Roscommon on Saturday 26th […]

Game day – big performance needed to deal with big challenge that awaits

Here we are. After months of waiting, the long-anticipated, high-octane start to this year’s Connacht championship is at last upon us. Later on today at MacHale Park in Castlebar our lads take the field against Galway. The match throws in at 4pm, Cork’s Conor Lane is the ref and the place will be heaving. It’s worth bearing in mind that […]

Some team news ahead of the Kerry game

Time to start looking ahead, if you haven’t already begun to do so, to our next match in this year’s National Football League. It’s Kerry for us in this one, under the lights at at MacHale Park on Saturday evening (throw-in 7pm). I guess we’ll be naming our team as usual on Friday evening but ahead of that there are a […]