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Tyrone 0-13 Mayo 1-9: we got what we deserved

“Ye were in hard luck, lads” said the guy on the bike that we met on Philibsburgh Avenue as we trudged wearily home from Croke Park this evening. “No we weren’t” the Brother and I answered in unison “we got what we deserved”. And we did, you know: we were shapeless, clueless and, apart from a few exceptions, leaderless against […]

Mayo 1-11 Galway 2-9: narrow defeat in wintry conditions

On a day that you’d hesitate before exposing your dog to the elements, Mayo produced another committed league performance this afternoon in Castlebar but, as has already happened more than once to us in this NFL campaign, we didn’t get the result that our performance merited, with two late points from play allowing Galway to escape McHale Park with a […]

Mayo 0-16 Kerry 1-12: Austie’s late strike secures deserved first win of the campaign

It was worth the long day-trip – all 329 miles of it – and deferred coverage on TG4 definitely wouldn’t have been the same. I know it’s the third year in a row that we’ve beaten Kerry in the league but it’s the first time I’ve seen us down the Green and Gold since that glorious All-Ireland semi-final victory way […]