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Big crowd expected for Dubs’ match but don’t expect to see a new jersey

The Mayo News is out, with loads about last weekend, loads more about this coming weekend and loads more besides. Let’s start with last weekend, where there’s Ed McGreal’s match report from O’Moore Park and another piece by Ed where he speaks with Alan Freeman. The Aghamore man makes light of the horrendous deflection that resulted in his goal, saying that […]

Work to restart shortly on McHale Park

This report in the Mayo News confirms that work will shortly restart on McHale Park, which will see the protracted redevelopment project finally completed by April this year. As this report makes clear, there are three drivers for making this happen, i.e. Croke Park’s acceptance of the Fundraising and Finance plan put forward by the County Board and the consequent […]

Early team news for Sunday

The Mayo News has some early-in-the-week information on who might or might not feature for us in Sunday’s shit-or-bust inconsequential league match with Monaghan at Iniskeen (throw-in 2.30 pm). As was reported by Hogan Stand earlier on today, Aidan O’Shea is out of Sunday’s match, having hurt (but not broken) his thumb against Cork.  Tom Cunniffe, who was withdrawn at […]

Predictions, three changes for Dublin + Club Mayo event details

For those of you still wondering if today is Monday or Friday (and, to be sure, there a bit of both about the day today) the fact that it’s weekend prediction time should help to clear up any confusion you might still have. There’s a full slate of matches again this weekend and your facetheball mini-league predictions need to be […]

Predictions, U21 team v Rossies + Club Mayo event at Croker

It’s my final night here in the land of perpetual summer and so there’s lots to be sorted – including my predictions for this weekend’s round of league matches so don’t forget yours either, both for the Setanta competition (for which you need to email me with your predictions for the score in the Tyrone v Antrim match and, as […]