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Another date with Dublin

Image: @MayoGAA Saturday night is fast approaching and, with it, yet another joust for us with Dublin. Throw-in for the match in MacHale Park is 7pm that evening and the ref is Roscommon’s Paddy Neilan. The ladies’ Division One League match is on beforehand, that one throws in at 5pm. I usually find this previewing-the-opposition post good for refreshing my […]

Mayo News football podcast – bonus episode: Dublin preview

All this year, the Mayo News football podcast is being sponsored by, a company headed by Mayo footballer Donal Vaughan which has strong roots within the county while also being at the cutting edge of European footwear fashion. To commemorate the launch of this sponsorship, this week we’ve got a bonus episode of the podcast, the centrepiece of which is an in-depth […]

Mayo News football podcast – Galway win again

Another League game, a second defeat of the campaign and another episode of the Mayo News football podcast has hit the airwaves. Those events are coincidental, by the way. In this episode of the podcast host Rob Murphy starts proceedings after the event by getting post-match analysis from Mayo News regulars Sean Rice and Edwin McGreal. In the in-match segment […]

Monday match reports

Right – I’m in a major hurry this morning so I’ll make this brief. Here are the usual links to the coverage that’s out there about yesterday’s match against Galway. Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph, Galway Bay FM (match tracker). Nationals: Irish Independent (web, paper), Irish Examiner (web, paper), Irish Times, Irish Sun, Irish Mirror. Others: GAA (includes video highlights), RTÉ […]

Game day – time to stand up

We’re not yet half-way through February but today at Pearse Stadium we’re due to play our third match in this year’s National Football League campaign. Galway, already feeling right at home on their return to top tier spring football, provide the opposition and the match throws in today at 2pm, preceded by the ladies’ League clash between the same counties, […]