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No Big Mac for Salthill

Both Setanta and Hogan Stand are today quoting Johnno as saying that Ciaran McDonald will definitely miss the Connacht championship clash with Galway in five weeks time. It’s no surprise, really, as his back problem has been known to be serious and has kept him on the sidelines since last year’s All-Ireland final. I doubt very much if we’ll see […]

More videos uploaded

I’ve now uploaded to the YouTube channel some more videos from yesterday’s action at Croke Park. Clips of all Mayo’s scores are now on the channel, along with Kildare’s penalty goal against Donegal. You might need to check back with the site a few times to see them all: sometimes they’re all shown as being there but I find they […]

Four changes in team for Sunday

Our team for the league semi-final clash with Galway at Croke Park on Sunday has been named. As expected, the players rested for the Omagh trip are all restored to the starting fifteen. Conor Mortimor has also been passed fit to play. Here’s the lineup: D Clarke; L O’Malley, J Kilcullen, K Higgins; E Devenney, BJ Padden, P Gardiner; D […]

Mort a doubt for Sunday?

Well, that’s according to Hogan Stand, who report that he picked up a shoulder injury in the first half against Tyrone. Mort was, so they say, “visibly in pain” a few time afterwards. Three times, I’d say, but then each time the pain magically lifted when the ball hit the back of the Tyrone net. Beats Solpadeine every time. Mort […]