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Philly McMahon Denies Headbutting Aidan O’Shea And Diving Against Mayo

Philly McMahon has denied any incident of foul play against Mayo. The drawn game between Dublin and Mayo has proven to be the most controversial of this year’s football championship. However Philly McMahon’s altercations during the heated clash have been somewhat overshadowed by the issues surrounding Diarmuid Connolly’s red card. Nevertheless the corner back has defended himself against accusations of headbutting Aidan O’Shea …

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Mayo Name Same Starting Fifteen For Replay

Mayo joint managers Pat Holmes and Noel Connelly have named the same starting fifteen that played in the drawn game with Dublin. Mayo have decided to stick with the same team that took to the field against Dublin last Sunday. Some expected changes in Mayo’s attack after they struggled to create scores in the first half of the drawn game. Indeed …

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Philly McMahon and Cillian O’Connor Free To Play In Replay As Diarmuid Connolly Appeals Red Card

Mayo’s Cillian O’Connor and Dublin’s Philly McMahon are free to contest this Saturday’s replay. Despite footage showing Cillian O’Connor striking Rory O’Carroll and Philly McMahon headbutting Aidan O’Shea, both players will be available to play this weekend. The CCCC met last night to discuss the contents of Joe McQuillan’s match report, however no action will be taken against either O’Connor or McMahon. …

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Watch Spine Tingling Mayo Video Ahead of Semi Final With Dublin

Mayo, together with Elverys, have released a spine tingling promotional video ahead of their clash with Dublin. Mayo’s clash with Dublin this weekend is undoubtedly the biggest clash of the summer thus far. Both sets of supporters have been eager to get in on the action, with Croke Park already a sell out. Supporters from both counties are anticipating a …

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The Winners of The GAA-GPA Player of The Month Award Have Been Announced

The winners of the GAA-GPA Player of The Month Award for July have been announced After an action packed July, the winners of the GAA-GPA Player of The Month Award have been revealed. Nominated for the football award were Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea, Monaghan’s Conor McManus and Paul Cribbin of Kildare. The number of goals O’Shea scored against Sligo and Donegal saw him nominated, …

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Did Lee Keegan Score One of The Goals of The Championship or Was it a Fluke?

Lee Keegan scored Mayo’s second goal yesterday as the westerners easily dispatched Donegal Following Mayo’s 4-17 to 1-10 victory over Donegal in 2013, there was much talk of revenge emanating from the Tir Conaill camp during the week. However, for the second time in three years, Mayo condemned Donegal to another heavy defeat in Croke Park. Although the margin of victory was …

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Aidan O’Shea To Start at Centre Forward Against Donegal

Noel Connelly and Pat Holmes have named Aidan O’Shea at centre for Mayo’s clash with Donegal Mayo have retained the same starting fifteen that started the Connacht Final, for their Quarter Final clash with Mayo. This of course means that Aidan O’Shea will once more be starting at centre forward, where he scored 3-04 in the Connacht final against Sligo. …

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VIDEO: Highlights Of Aidan O’Shea’s Performance v Sligo

Aidan O’Shea produced one of the greatest ever performances seen in a Connacht Final last Sunday. 3-4 for a personal tally is simply phenomenal. That is more than the entire Donegal, Monaghan, or Cork teams could muster up in their respective provincial finals last weekend. This video captures O’Shea’s dominant display, with both scores and assists. Mayo’s emphatic victory over …

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Are Kerry Better Without Kieran Donaghy?

Last Saturday the Kieran Donaghy was replaced by Colm Cooper after 44 minutes Kerry Manager, Eamonn Fitzmaurice, decided to make a number of changes before last Saturday’s Munster Final Replay. In the drawn game, Kerry were dominated physically by Cork, as the Kingdom struggled to deal with Cork’s running game. In order to negate this aspect of Cork’s strategy, Fitzmaurice adopted a …

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PA Gaelic Football Power Rankings: No. 5-1

The PA Gaelic Football Power Rankings have finally reached the business end of the countdown. Who will come out on top and be crowned Ireland’s best footballer? CLICK HERE FOR PA GAELIC FOOTBALL POWER RANKINGS 15-5   5. Aidan O’Shea (Mayo) If it wasn’t for Aidan O’Shea this year, Mayo could have been beaten by Cork and fulfilled their ‘bottlers’ tag once again …

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Top 3 Players From The Weekend’s Football Championship

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In what was an enthralling weekend of football action, John Ivory takes a look at the top three players from the weekend’s All-Ireland Senior Football Championship. _____ 3. Aidan O’Shea – Mayo The Breaffy powerhouse showed once again why he is viewed as one of the best in the business. He got on the ball a huge amount of times and …

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All Ireland Quarter Final: Cork vs Mayo

The second All Ireland Football Quarter Final takes place at 4pm in Croker on Sunday and Brian Cuthbert’s Cork side face a tough challenge against an experienced Mayo side. Mayo v Cork Mayo will be favourites for the game with Cork and it is undoubtedly one that they should be winning. Mayo are a good team but they will never be …

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