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Monday match reports

Photo: MichaelMaye.com It’s all old news at this stage, I know, but, if it’s positive stuff, old reports are still worth perusing. So, then, here’s a selection of the match reports and all the rest from Saturday evening’s win over the Rossies. Locals: Mayo News, Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph. Nationals: Irish Examiner, Irish Independent, Irish Times, Irish Sun (match report, […]

Wonderful Westport claim club title

What’s rare, they say, is beautiful. Teams from Mayo – even ones going into a final, as Westport did today, as odds-on favourites to prevail – haven’t exactly spoiled us with happy endings at Croke Park. In those nerve-shredding final moments of today’s All-Ireland IFC club decider it began to look as if we’d have another one to add to the […]

Monday match reports

Photo: MichaelMaye.com Sitting here with the Mayo News football podcast playing in the background, picking through the reports on our heartwarming win on Saturday night over Kerry – yes, there are worse ways to start the week. Here’s your Monday morning match report collection. Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Tralee Today. Nationals: Irish Examiner, Irish Times, Irish Independent, Irish Sun. Others: GAA, RTÉ, […]

Mayo 0-12 Monaghan 1-11: error-ridden display ends in defeat

So another year of competitive football is up and running for us but unfortunately this one – like last year – has opened for us in defeat. Unlike the thumping down in Cork twelve months ago, however, tonight’s two-point loss to Monaghan was wholly preventable, which I guess is why it feels so frustrating. There was a great sense of […]