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Molloy & Mullen Walk Away With Club Player Of The Year Awards

Corofin defender, Kieran Molloy and Ballyhale Shamrocks attacker, Adrian Mullen have been named AIB Club Footballer and Hurler of the Year respectively following a ceremony in Croke Park last night.  Wing-back, Molloy recently collected his second All-Ireland club medal following Corofin’s dismantling of Dr Crokes last month. Molly has been in tantalising form in the past 18 months, both with …

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Corofin Will Face Dr Crokes In 2019 All-Ireland Senior Club Final

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The 2019 All-Ireland senior club football final will see defending champions, Corofin, put their title on the line against Dr Crokes next month. Both sides qualified for the St. Patrick’s Day decider with wins over Gaoth Dobhair and Mullinalaghta respectively, following two action-packed games that displayed everything fans love about Gaelic football. Saturday’s action got underway in Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada …

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Fitzgerald Not Buying Into Dr Crokes Heavy Favourites Tag

Dr Crokes go into this weekend’s All-Ireland semi-final with Mullinalaghta as heavy favourites to overcome the Longford minnows who have shocked the GAA world in getting this far. The tiny Longford half-parish are viewed as perennial underdogs, however, Fionn Fitzgerald has looked at their track record and believes that they’re a very strong team who cannot be underestimated. “Everyone has …

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Liam Silke: The GAA Is Letting Us Down, It’s A Disaster

Liam Silke has been all over the news this past week and unfortunately, it has nothing to do with his footballing talents. A vital member of a Corofin side looking to retain their All-Ireland club title, Silke is also part of a star-studded UCD side looking to complete back-to-back Sigerson Cups. A fixture clash means Silke is set to miss …

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Mulligan Happy That Mullinalaghta Buzz Died Down Ahead Of Dr Crokes

How do you fix a problem like the GAA fixture schedule? The answer… you can’t, because for every Gael that would love to see the club championship series rattled off within a calendar year, another will tell you it’s sacrilege to move the All-Ireland senior club finals away from St. Patrick’s Day. Take the case of Corofin’s Kieran Fitzgerald who …

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McCarthy Hits 3-7 For Kilcummin As Naomh Éanna Dream Ends In Tears

Naomh Éanna (Antrim) 2-09 Kilcummin (Kerry) 5-13 Michael Corry reporting live from Croke Park What a crazy game of football… Naomh Éanna of Antrim and Kerry’s Kilcummin went toe-to-toe this evening in Croke Park in what was a game for the ages in the All-Ireland intermediate football final. Kilcummin’s Noel Duggan pointed from a free in the opening minute to …

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Carey The King As Beaufort Thrash Easkey In All-Ireland Junior Final

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Beaufort (Kerry) 3-17 Easkey (Sligo) 0-05 Michael Corry reporting from Croke Park Beaufort came to Croke Park this afternoon and left as All-Ireland junior football champions after thrashing Sligo’s Easkey in a one-sided encounter. Beaufort looked the more dangerous side from the get-go with Liam Carey opening the scoring for the Kerry champions after two minutes before full forward, Ciarán Kennedy, …

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Kilcummin: From No Manager To Munster Champions And Possibly More

Kerry & Munster champions, Kilcummin stand on the brink of glory following their exploits over the past year. A successful county campaign ended with a win over Glenflesk which earnt them a crack at Munster where they defeated Cork’s Fermoy in the final followed by a last-four showdown against Kildare’s Two Mile House went right down to the wire eventually …

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Win Or Lose Naomh Éanna Are Already Victorious

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For Naomh Éanna of Glengormley in the north of Belfast, Saturday’s All-Ireland intermediate final represents a chance to create history. Their story has been shared far and wide, not least by Pundit Arena who documented the club’s tragic history in the lead up to their Ulster final win over Cavan’s Mullahoran back in November. Since then it has grown and …

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Moorefield Win Leinster Club SFC In Most Dramatic Fashion Possible

Moorefield of Kildare overcame St. Loman’s of Westmeath to clinch the Leinster Club SFC in a truly enthralling encounter on a scoreline of 1-14 to 2-10. The champions completed a miraculous comeback to clinch the crown having been two goals down entering injury time at the end of the game. With five minutes remaining there was six-points separating the teams …

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Behind The Gates: Rossies’ Agony In Croker Shows Pain Of Defeat

It was a roller-coaster season for Roscommon footballers in 2017 having won the Connacht title before being humbled by their provincial rivals Mayo in Croke Park in the All-Ireland quarter-final. Thanks to AIB, we have seen what the season was like up close for the Rossies with this behind the scenes documentary series. The fly-on-the-wall production shows the passion that …

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Behind The Gates: AIB Series Shows Just How Much The Provincial Title Meant To Roscommon

This Wednesday, episode three of the AIB series ‘Behind The Gates’ was released as the fly-on-the-wall documentary shows Roscommon as they take to the field in the Connacht Championship. After the emotion of the second episode, it was down to business now for the penultimate instalment of the series. Roscommon entered the Connacht final with Galway as big underdogs as …

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Watch: ‘Behind The Gates’ Shows Us An Emotional Side To GAA Players That We Don’t Always See

AIB have released the first episode of the intriguing documentary which they produced this summer where they followed the Roscommon Gaelic football team on their 2017 journey.  ‘Behind The Gates’ is a portrayal of Roscommon’s season where they were crowned Connacht champions against the odds, having suffered relegation from Division 1 of the National League as a result of a …

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