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The news is out

So much for the behind-closed-doors policy: after all the pre-match hush about last night’s challenge match against Kildare, which we now know was played in Longwood and featured three 25-minute playing periods, the media is now only swimming with match reports about it.  My thanks to the lads on here who broke the story first this morning, giving us this […]

Looks like it’s Tom for centre-back

There’s a very brief report in the Mayo News about Tuesday evening’s challenge match with Westmeath (which, incidentally, took place in the pretty Shannonside hamlet of Tarmonbarry and not in Abbeylara), which is so brief it doesn’t contain a team-sheet.  It does say, however, that Johnno only had eighteen players at his disposal for the game (maybe the rest of […]

Last night’s challenge match

In case you haven’t heard already, we won last night’s challenge match against Westmeath – which was played in Abbeylara, Co. Longford – on a scoreline of 1-13 to 0-11.  Thanks to Club Mayo for breaking this news.  That’s all the details I have on the match, though, and a quick bit of cyber digging has drawn a complete blank. […]