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Mayo News football podcast – Tyrone review

Mayo supporters heading to MacHale Park yesterday had high hopes of seeing Stephen Rochford’s team record a second win in a row in this NFL Division One campaign, one that could have confirmed the county’s top tier status for another year. In bitterly cold conditions at Castlebar, however, it was Tyrone who emphatically came out on top, winning by twelve […]

Team to play Tyrone named

Okay, we’ve named our team to play Tyrone. Here it is: Mayo (NFL Division One v Tyrone, 18/3/2018): Robbie Hennelly (Breaffy); Caolan Crowe (Garrymore); Ger Cafferkey (Ballina Stephenites); Eoin O’Donoghue (Belmullet); Colm Boyle (Davitts), Lee Keegan (Westport), Michael Hall (Breaffy); Stephen Coen (Hollymount/Carramore), Seamus O’Shea (Breaffy); Kevin McLoughlin (Knockmore), Aidan O’Shea (Breaffy), Diarmuid O’Connor (Ballintubber); Jason Doherty (Burrishoole), Andy Moran […]

Dublin on the final frontier once more

Photo: We didn’t have long to wait this afternoon to find out who our opponents will be in this year’s All-Ireland final. Five minutes into what turned into a truly forgettable semi-final Con O’Callaghan blasted the ball to the net and Tyrone were goosed. Mickey Harte’s team were worse than awful today. No ambition, no attacking plan, no match at […]

The final four

Photo: The usual thing to say when the end of July comes around is that the real championship is about to begin. But you could as easily argue nowadays that it’s only when the field is whittled down to the last four contenders that the proper action starts. The final four in this year’s championship are a familiar bunch. Dublin, […]