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Mark Collins Hoping Cork Can Drag Themselves Out Of The Doldrums

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With changes to the football championship structures coming into effect in 2020 the Allianz Leagues have become more crucial than ever before. With only the top 16 teams guaranteed to compete for All-Ireland honours, more emphasis has been placed on Division two and three of the league as the final standings in both dictate who will be competing in the …

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Diarmuid O’Connor Buoyed By Returning Mayo Legends

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Diarmuid O’Connor is looking forward to getting his sixth season with Mayo underway having recently returned from an extended break ahead of the Allianz Leagues.  Mayo have a tough start if they are to retain their Division One title with Donegal (away) and Dublin (home) proving to be formidable opposition in the opening two weeks. However, before all of that, …

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RTÉ Announce Allianz League Live TV Fixtures For New Season

Allianz League TV Fixtures

RTÉ have announced their live TV fixtures for the upcoming Allianz League.  TG4 have already confirmed that they will be showing 30 games from this years Allianz Leagues across both hurling and football. RTÉ will be showing live games on Saturday and their first match will be a repeat of last year’s All-Ireland final as Dublin take on Kerry at …

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Jack McCaffrey Admits “Complete Surprise” At Gavin’s Dublin Departure

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There was widespread shock late last November when on a seemingly quiet Saturday, Dublin GAA released a statement confirming Jim Gavin’s departure as senior football manager.  Just two months previously, the side completed a historic five-in-a-row and after the All-Ireland replay, all indications from Gavin himself suggested that he was ready to continue for another year. However, it wasn’t just …

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Marty Clarke – Mickey Harte’s Take On McShane Saga Is ‘Comical’

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Cathal McShane, will he or won’t he?  That is the question on everybody’s lips as we countdown towards the beginning of the 2020 Allianz League campaign. The All-Star Tyrone full-forward looks set to link up with AFL outfit Adelaide Crows for their preseason training following a breakthrough 2019 campaign that saw him finish as the championship’s top scorer. Following Tyrone’s …

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Adelaide Crows Set To Win Race For McShane Signature

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AFL outfit Adelaide Crows have confirmed that All-Star full-forward Cathal McShane will train with the club later this month.  Last week, teamtalkmag.com reported that the Tyrone attacker was set to link up with the Brisbane Lions following a breakthrough season that saw him finish the Championship as joint-top scorer. However, Crows’ general manager Justin Reid confirmed via their website that …

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Round-Up: Kilcoo Book Maiden Final While Corofin March Towards History

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Reigning champions Corofin will face Kilcoo in the All-Ireland Senior Club Football Final later this month after the two sides booked their spots with respective wins over Nemo Rangers and Ballyboden St Enda’s today. In the first of this afternoon’s clashes, Corofin recorded a comfortable victory over Cork side Nemo Rangers in Ennis before Down’s Kilcoo reached their first ever …

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Audacious Flick The Highlight Of Well-Worked Kilcoo Goal

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It’s Kilcoo who hold a slight advantage in their All-Ireland club football semi-final clash with Ballyboden St. Enda’s thanks for a beautifully taken goal from Ryan Johnston. With Corofin comfortably dispatching of Nemo Rangers in the earlier semi-final, the two sides met in Breffni Park this afternoon with the prize of taking on the defending All-Ireland champions at stake. Ballyboden …

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Corofin Score Incredible Team Goal After Just 33 Seconds

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Corofin and Nemo Rangers are in the midst of a battle down in Ennis as the fight it out for a spot in this year’s All-Ireland club football final. The Galway champions are chasing an unprecedented three-in-a-row while Ireland’s most successful club side are looking to enact some revenge having fallen to Corofin in the 2017 club final. It was …

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Tragic Circumstances Helping Ballyhale Enjoy Their Hurling

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Ballyhale Shamrocks. A more formidable force you’re never likely to meet.  With seven All-Ireland titles already nestled in the trophy cabinet, the Kilkenny kingpins are an undoubted superpower of club hurling. With household names such as Reid, Fennelly and Holden out on the pitch as well as the King himself, Shefflin, on the sidelines, it’s a scary prospect coming up …

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Michael Fennelly – The Most Inspiring Figure In All Of Hurling

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Ballyhale Shamrocks are used to having a hectic winter schedule.  The defending champions are gunning for an unprecedented eighth All-Ireland club title in 2020 and not many are ruling out the chances of Henry Shefflin’s charges completing the task. The talent at their disposal is almost unfair to the rest of the competition. TJ Reid is arguably the best there …

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The John McEntee Speech That Forged Believers In Kilcoo

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Kilcoo have been coming.  They’ve been knocking on the door for Ulster for quite some time now after ending a 73-year wait for a county title back in 2009. After losing two Ulster club finals, they finally got over the line in 2019 and now stand one game away from an All-Ireland club final. It’s been a remarkable rise for …

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