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Aidan O’Shea our MOTM from yesterday’s game

Photo: Last year Aidan OShea missed virtually all of our League campaign, only appearing for the first time in 2017 off the bench in our Round 7 match against Donegal. This year, by contrast, he’s been ever present and his contribution to the cause has often been telling. Yesterday against Kildare he was at his rampaging best. Kildare simply […]

Monday match reports

Another busy Monday morning and a truckload of reportage from yesterday’s match to trawl through. Happy stuff this time so let’s get to it. Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph, Leinster Leader, Kildare Now. Nationals: Irish Times, Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, Irish Sun, Irish Mirror – live blog, match report. Others: GAA, RTÉ, The 42, Hogan Stand, Breaking News, Sports Joe. Photos: Mayo Mick, Sportsfile, Inpho. Videos: Mayo Mick, GAA (highlights). If you haven’t yet listened to my own […]

Game day – this one’s a must-win

This afternoon the lads take on Kildare in a crucial NFL Division One fixture at St Conleth’s Park in Newbridge. While it’s not a winner-take-all contest, whoever emerges from it with the spoils will have given themselves a decent shot at retaining their top tier status. Whoever loses, though, is almost certainly going to get relegated. So, from our perspective, […]

Team to play Kildare named

There I was saying that seeing as we hadn’t named our team there were a few other things to be talking about. But now we have named our team to play Kildare tomorrow and here it is: Mayo (NFL Division One v Kildare, 11/3/2018): Robbie Hennelly (Breaffy); Caolan Crowe (Garrymore), Ger Cafferkey (Ballina Stephenites), Eoin O’Donoghue (Belmullet); Colm Boyle (Davitts), […]

Things other than team news

Photo: @ConnachtGAA It’s Saturday evening and there’s still no sign of a team announcement from our side ahead of tomorrow’s crunch NFL Division One clash against Kildare at St Conleth’s Park, Newbridge (throw-in 2pm). Not to worry – here are a few other bits and pieces, some related to tomorrow’s match, some not, to keep you going. Stuff of relevance […]