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Galway 0-12 Mayo 2-14: Jason’s goal burst seals easy win

In his pre-match piece in today’s Sunday Times, Michael Foley said that the fortunes of both counties “have rarely dipped so low”.  Whatever about this being a fair assessment of our current standing in the game, Galway certainly lived up to this billing today when we beat them with as much ease as we’d done in the corresponding fixture in […]

Galway name their team for Sunday

It’s already Thursday night and still there’s no sign of of a teamsheet from our side for Sunday’s clash with the Tribesmen in Tuam (throw-in 2.30 pm).  Galway, though, have named their starting fifteen and here it is: Galway (NFL Division One v Mayo, 27/2/2011): Padraic Lally; Alan Burke, Colin Forde, David Reilly; Gary O’Donnell, Finian Hanley, Kevin Brady; Paul Conroy, […]

Our complete record against Galway

Now that the politicians have (momentarily at least) stopped their jibber-jabber, there’s some headspace to consider other matters.  Ahead of our bottom-of-the-table, basement battle against the next-door neighbours in Tuam on Sunday, what better to talk about than our complete record against them in league and championship down the years?  Okay then, here goes. We’ve met the Tribesmen far more […]

Match reports and reaction + more on the Strategic Action Plan

There’s plenty in the morning papers and elsewhere about yesterday’s match, as well as some stuff about Saturday night’s launch of the  Strategic Action Plan and so, without further ado, here’s what’s out there. First the nationals, where Colm Keys does the honours in the Indo, Keith Duggan gets the job of telling the tale of another Mayo loss to […]