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Trevor Howley is back in action

It’s not just Prison Break that’s back (though this will only be with us for a short final half-season of deliciously ludicrous plotlines – what did you make of Ma Scofield’s appearance last night, by the way? – before disappearing forever) as this report in Hogan Stand confirms that Trevor Howley took the field for Knockmore in a league match […]

Johnno bigs New York

I knew he’d do it, I just knew it: it was just a question of how long it would take before it happened.  In this week’s Connaught Telegraph, the text of which is carried here on the Club Mayo Dublin site (this’ll save you having to register on the Telegraph site), Johnno talks about who will and who won’t be […]

2009 championship panel named

My fellow Mayo GAA blogger TIALTNGO has the world exclusive on this one: our 2009 championship panel has just been announced. My world exclusive on this is a far humbler one: I can reveal that, unlike last year, this time Johnno has gone the whole hog and named a panel of 30 players for the upcoming summer campaign. As you’d […]

Girl power

Well done to the ladies for once again lifting the gloom within the county: they beat Laois today in the Ladies NFL semi-final to set up a final clash with Cork (brief report from RTE here).  The girls had six points to spare over the O’Moore County at Aghamore this afternoon (surely the first competitive inter-county match to be held […]

Other voices

We’re back at our metropolitan base after a very enjoyable few days spent in the home place in Mayo, where, aside from the match and everything else that we did, our three small city slickers had a whole load of fun getting their Northside wellies stuck into the Mayo mud.  Concrete just hasn’t the same kind of therapeutic properties. For […]