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The Barbershop With Electric Ireland – Episode 3: Senior Influence

In Episode 3 of ‘The Barbershop’, Electric Ireland GAA Minor Championships ambassadors, Derek McGrath, Karl Lacey, Alan Kerins and Mossy Quinn discuss the influence that senior stars can have on minor players. Galway legend Kerins recalls how playing at minor level gave him the confidence that he would one day line out for the senior side. “It just gave you …

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Vincent Kompany Will No Longer Be Anderlecht’s Manager On Matchdays

By Peter Guckian. Vincent Kompany has relinquished his matchday managerial duties at RSC Anderlecht after just four competitive games. Coach Simon Davies will be the manager on matchdays and decide on tactics and substitutions. The defender, who had spent 11 successful years in the Premier League with Manchester City, was announced as player-manager for the Belgian side back in May. …

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Aubameyang & Lacazette: The Best Premier League Partnership Since Yorke & Cole

By Peter Guckian. “Auba-zette” are the Premier League’s latest dynamic duo. Throughout the 27 years of the Premier League, football fans have been graced with many strikers who have formed lethal goalscoring partnerships that have helped their clubs go on to win Premier League titles, FA Cup medals and occasional Champions League trophies. Since the league broke away in August …

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Major Shootout: Win Two Tickets To The All-Ireland Football Final

In association with The life of a minor can oftentimes be all-go, all the time. It starts as soon as you wake up; the morning rush to eat a proper breakfast while feverishly packing the kit-bag for county training after school. Sitting in class, day-dreaming about kicking that winning point in the Electric Ireland All Ireland Minor Football Final, or …

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Adrian Mullen Out Of All-Ireland Clash With Tipperary

Kilkenny’s All-Ireland title aspirations have dealt a blow with the news that forward Adrian Mullen has been forced to withdraw. According to a report in the Irish Independent, the Ballyhale Shamrocks man is not expected to play any part in today’s highly-anticipated final in Croke Park and will be instead replaced by Billy Ryan or Richie Leahy. The same report …

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Kilkenny And Tipperary Name Sides For All-Ireland Final Showdown

Both Kilkenny and Tipperary have named their teams for Sunday’s massive All-Ireland Senior Hurling final clash in Croke Park. It’s that time of the year again, folks! Kilkenny have managed to once again find themselves at the pinnacle of the sport and now, with just Tipperary ahead of them, they are within touching distance of their first Liam McCarthy Cup …

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The Barbershop with Electric Ireland – Episode 2: Matchday Nutrition

In Episode 2 of ‘The Barbershop’, Electric Ireland GAA Minor Championships ambassadors, Derek McGrath Karl Lacey, Alan Kerins and Mossy Quinn reflect on how match day nutrition has change over the years. _____ Want to win tickets to Dublin vs Kerry in the All Ireland Final? Play ‘Major Shootout’  here for your chance to win tickets. Share your score using #GAAThisIsMajor to be …

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The Barbershop With Electric Ireland – Episode 1: Minor Memories

In Episode 1 of ‘The Barbershop’, Derek McGrath and the rest of the Electric Ireland GAA Minor Championships ambassadors, Karl Lacey, Alan Kerins and Mossy Quinn reflect on their minor careers. ______ Want to win tickets to Dublin vs Kerry in the All Ireland Final? Play ‘Major Shootout’  here for your chance to win tickets. Share your score using #GAAThisIsMajor to …

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Anthony Joshua & Andy Ruiz Jr Rematch Set For Saudi Arabia

Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr are set to head to Saudi Arabia for their highly anticipated rematch on December 7, according to The Telegraph. After stepping in on short-notice, Ruiz Jr sensationally stopped the British heavyweight to claim the IBF, WBO and WBA titles back in June. A rematch was rumoured almost immediately with Gareth A. Davies claiming an …

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Preview: Electric Ireland Minor Final On The Line At Croke Park

In association with Expect high drama this weekend as the Electric Ireland All-Ireland Minor Football Championship reaches the penultimate stage. The season started with 32 but we’re down to just four as heavy-hitters Mayo, Cork, Galway and Kerry go toe-to-toe this weekend in Croke Park for a place in this seasons decider on September 1st. The action gets underway on …

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Mickey Harte Defends Sky Sports’ Coverage Of GAA Matches

Mickey Harte has taken a shot at those who have been critical of the fact that the GAA have sold their broadcasting rights to Sky Sports.  With the race for the Sam Maguire entering its final few stages, there was an outcry from the fans who missed out on watching Mayo’s victory over Donegal live last Saturday – sparking a …

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Breaking: Paraic Fanning Steps Down As Waterford Hurling Manager

Paraic Fanning has officially left his position as Waterford’s senior hurling manager after just one season at the helm. Fanning took the reins from Derek McGrath last year but in the time since, despite a strong start, he led the side to a bottom-placed finish in Munster’s round-robin. Waterford GAA released the following statement shortly after this development to give …

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David Pocock Returns To Australia Squad After Injury Absence

David Pocock is back in the Australia squad. Pocock has been out of action since March due a long-standing calf injury. The Australian back-row forward missed the entire Super Rugby campaign and Australia’s first two games of the Rugby Championship. However, after being forced to sit out the tests against South Africa and Argentina, Pocock in back in the Wallabies …

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John Meyler Steps Down As Cork Senior Hurling Manager

John Meyler has officially stepped down from his position as Cork senior hurling manager after a period of two years in charge.  Meyler was able to bring a Munster title home to Cork in 2018 but a disappointing loss to Limerick in last year’s All Ireland semi-finals was enough to sew the seeds of doubt within the county. This year, …

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All Blacks & Springboks Fight To 16-16 Draw In Wellington

Springboks left it late to claw their way back into today’s Rugby Championship test showdown against the All Blacks as things ended on a score of 16-16. The South Africans will have every reason to feel encouraged despite sharing the spoils in Wellington on Saturday. From the get-go, it was apparent that the All Blacks still had some tightening up …

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