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Cian Mackey Set For Shock Transfer To Former Leinster Champions

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Recently retired Cavan star Cian Mackey is set for a shock transfer from Castlerahan to Mullinalaghta, the Longford club who sensationally won the Leinster club championship in 2018.   As reported by Paul Fitzpatrick of The Angle-Celt, Mackey informed his Castlerahan clubmates that he would be taking a step back from club duties in the same week that he retired from …

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“Only Donald Trump Gets As Much Coverage As The Kerry Captain”

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The Kerry captaincy selection process has reared its head once again in recent weeks. A number of Gaels have called for the traditional method still held in the Kingdom to be scrapped. In a tale as old as time, Gaelic football’s aristocrats have opted to choose their senior captain each year based on the outcome of the county championship, with …

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Dublin And Mayo Name Teams For Allianz League Clash

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Dublin and Mayo have named their teams for Saturday’s Allianz League clash. Mayo host the Dubs at Elverys MacHale Park in Castlebar, with throw-in at 7 pm. Dublin manager Dessie Farrell has made four changes to the team that drew with Kerry last Saturday in the league opener. Mayo began have also made four changes to their team from their …

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Christie Revels In DCU’s Win But Already Has Sights On Next Year

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DCU went into the Electric Ireland HE Sigerson Cup final as overwhelming favourites to beat an IT Carlow outfit appearing in the college’s first-ever final. The Carlow men had to fight tooth and nail to qualify for Wednesday’s final, knocking out 2019 champions UCC before a last-minute goal in the semi-final saw them over the line against Letterkenny IT. DCU, …

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Evan Comerford Steps Out Of The Shadows To Fire DCU To Glory

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DCU collected their fifth Electric Ireland HE Sigerson Cup crown on Wednesday night after shaking off a dogged IT Carlow to win by seven points (0-14 to 0-7) in Glasnevin. The Dublin college entered the game as heavy favourites given the manner with which they hammered both Queens University Belfast and UCD en route to Wednesday night’s final. The Carlow …

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Ronan Steede Handed Galway Senior Debut At 28-Years-Old

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Corofin made history ten days ago by becoming the first club side ever to win three successive All-Ireland senior football titles when they defeated Kilcoo at Croke Park. In what was a scrappy game overall, Kilcoo will have walked away with regrets knowing that Corofin were there for the taking on a cold day in HQ. The Galway men performed …

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Peter Keane Happy Heading Home With A Point In The Pocket

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Peter Keane was his usual coy self as he addressed the media following Kerry’s entertaining draw with Dublin in the opening round of the Allianz Football League.  The Kerry boss settled into his chair and was immediately pressed on whether it was a point gained or a point dropped for the Kingdom in Croke Park. “I suppose we could look …

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Kerry Versus Dublin Always Warms The Heart, Even In Cold Conditions

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Dublin 1-19 Kerry 1-19 Michael Corry reporting live from Croke Park. There really is something to be said for Saturday night football. Making the journey through town this evening, there was a sense of optimism flowing through the air as Drumcondra drew closer. Dublin versus Kerry, opening game of the season, under lights and a healthy crowd in HQ, you …

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QUIZ: Name The Teams From The 2017 Allianz Football League Final

Dublin and Kerry renew their rivalry this evening in the opening round of the 2020 Allianz Football League.  Stretching back to the 1940s, clashes between these two great footballing counties have been well documented. While Kerry have lifted eight more All-Irelands and seven extra Allianz League titles, Dublin are quickly catching up having lifted seven and five in each respectively …

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