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Sunday match reports

Happy St Patrick’s Day all. This one is even happier as we luxuriate in the afterglow of last night’s super win over Kerry down in Tralee. Winning makes the job of ploughing through the match coverage a far more pleasant one as well. Here’s what’s online this morning about the game. Locals: Mayo Advertiser. Nationals: Sunday Independent, Irish Times, Irish […]

Sunday match reports

Another Sunday morning, another depressing League defeat to look back on. With match reports and related coverage to go through. Right, then, let’s get this over with. Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph. Nationals: Irish Times, Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, Irish Sun, Irish Mirror. Others: GAA, RTÉ, The 42, Sports News Ireland. Photos: Mayo Mick, Sportsfile, Inpho. Video: GAA, Mayo Mick. […]

Mayo 0-12 Galway 1-11: frustrating loss as second half surge stalls

That was more than a little frustrating. With fifteen minutes left on the clock, we’d reduced the deficit to just a single point and all the game’s momentum in our favour, aided by the strong wind at our backs, all we needed to do was drive on and win it. Instead, we lost our way entirely and Galway righted themselves […]

Game day – get back to winning ways

Another Saturday evening of football beckons, another double-header of League Division One matches featuring the ladies and the lads. Galway provide the opposition in both matches at MacHale Park, with the LGFA one throwing in at 5.15pm while the lads get going at 7.15pm. After last weekend’s loss to Dublin, tonight’s clash with the Tribesmen is an important one for […]

Team named to face Galway

We’ve just named our team to play Galway tomorrow evening at MacHale Park (throw-in 7.15pm). Here it is: Mayo (NFL Division One v Galway, 2/3/2019): David Clarke (Ballina Stephenites); Chris Barrett (Belmullet), Brendan Harrison (Aghamore), Keith Higgins (Ballyhaunis); Lee Keegan (Westport), Colm Boyle (Davitts), Stephen Coen (Hollymount/Carramore); Matthew Ruane (Breaffy), Donal Vaughan (Castlebar Mitchels); Fionn McDonagh (Westport), Aidan O’Shea (Breaffy), […]

Dublin review – Mayo News football podcast 2019 E7

Mayo were back at Croke Park on Saturday night for the first time since the 2017 All-Ireland final but it proved to be an unhappy return. James Horan’s side came into this meeting with Dublin with an unbeaten record in this year’s National League but they left Croke Park having suffered a heavy defeat at the hands of the four-in-a-row […]

Sunday match reports

Right, I may as well get this one over with as quickly and painlessly as possible. Here’s a rundown of the coverage on last night’s NFL defeat to Dublin at Croke Park, along with the available reports on the much more competitive LGFA encounter between the two counties at the same venue yesterday evening. Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph. Nationals: […]