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Update on injuries

There was a piece by Mike Finnerty on the RTÉ website yesterday (here) which replicated in large part a report he’d penned in this week’s Mayo News about what’s going on with players injured, players readying to come back and all that. Let’s deal with the headline news first, which is that midfielder Seamus O’Shea damaged ankle ligaments in training […]

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. […]

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 […]