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Sligo win sends Minors through

The county’s Minors finished up their group matches last weekend in this year’s Connacht MFC, with their hopes of advancing to the semi-final dependent on the result of this evening’s final round match between Sligo and Roscommon at Markievicz Park. We needed Sligo to win tonight to make it through ahead of Roscommon while a win for the young Rossies […]

Resolute Rossies land Nestor in style

At half-time in today’s Connacht final at Pearse Stadium, the outcome looked pretty settled. Galway has seized control in the second quarter to lead by five at the break. All they seemingly had to do now was to toss out the shawl and see the game out. It didn’t quite work out like that. Fair play to Roscommon. After a […]

Minors and Juniors face Galway this weekend

All the talk is, I know, of Páirc Esler on Saturday week and all that entails but before all that there are two matches of interest down for decision this weekend. Tomorrow evening the Minors are back in Connacht MFC action, with a Round 4 tie against Galway scheduled for MacHale Park where throw-in is 7.30pm. The Minors started their […]

Galway review – Mayo News football podcast 2019 E8

Memories of the bright start Mayo made to this year’s League campaign are starting to fade quickly, with those three opening wins now followed by back-to-back Division One defeats. This latest reversal, at home to Galway, continues what is now a long run of defeats to the neighbours and, for James Horan, it marks a first ever loss to them […]

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. […]