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“A Lot Of People Didn’t Give Us A Chance” – Aidan O’Shea

Aidan O'Shea

Mayo’s 1-14 to 1-10 win over Donegal at McHale Park in Castlebar on Saturday evening secured their spot in the All Ireland semi-final next Saturday where either Dublin or Tyrone lies in wait.  In fact, such has been Mayo’s competitiveness over the last decade, this will be their eight All Ireland semi-final in nine seasons. The green and red were …

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Diarmuid Connolly Named On Dublin Bench For Tyrone Trip

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Diarmuid Connolly has been named among the substitutes for Dublin’s clash with Tyrone on Sunday. The St. Vincent’s man has not played for the All-Ireland champions since their Allianz League victory over Mayo in 2018 with his last Championship appearance coming in the 2017 All-Ireland final when he was sprung from the bench in the second half to play a …

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Moran Returns As Kerry Name Team For Final Super 8s Battle

Kerry Team

Kerry manager Peter Keane has named his team for Saturday’s Super 8s clash with Meath at Pairc Tailteann in Navan.  The Kerry team named to start shows just one change to the side which secured a draw with Donegal in Croke Park two weeks ago. The change sees David Moran returning to midfield alongside Adrian Spillane which means that Diarmuid …

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Honours Even For Kerry & Donegal Following Grandstand Finish

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Michael Corry reporting live from Croke Park Kerry 1-20 Donegal 1-20 Wow, what a finish. It looked like Kerry’s match, then it looked like Donegal’s. In the end, it finished a draw and it was probably a fair reflection on what was a highly entertaining finish at Croke Park. Michael Murphy and Paul Geaney proved the heroes on both sides …

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Conclusions As Mayo Ride Their Luck To Pull Away From Meath

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Meath 0-14 Mayo 2-17 Reporting by Michael Corry in Croke Park Meath put up a great showing in Croke Park this afternoon but it was Mayo who pulled away in the closing stages to keep their All-Ireland semi-final hopes alive. Andy McEntee’s side were arguably the better team for most of the game but were left to rue a missed …

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TV Details Announced For Super 8s Action This Weekend

Super 8s TV

The TV details have been announced for the upcoming weekend of All Ireland Senior Football Championship action which sees the second round of the Super 8s take place.  Already, teams are in desperate need of a victory if they are to harbour ambitions of reaching the semi-finals of this year’s All-Ireland Senior Football Championship. Mayo, Meath, Roscommon and Cork will …

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Clifford The King As Kerry Put Mayo To The Sword

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Kerry 1-22 Mayo 0-15 It was billed as the main event on the opening weekend of the Super 8s. A true heavyweight clash involving two of Gaelic football’s greatest sides.  What transpired was far from the classic many had anticipated as Kerry completely overrun a tired Mayo outfit en route to a ten-point win. Lee Keegan got Mayo off to …

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McBrearty Hits 1-6 As Donegal Swat Aside Meath Challenge

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Donegal 2-19 Meath 1-13 Donegal got over the line against Meath in their Super 8s opener at Ballybofey but they were made to work for it every step of the way by Andy McEntee’s side. Declan Bonner’s men came into the game as overwhelming favourites having already beaten the Royals twice this year on top of cruising to a fifth …

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Conclusions As Dublin Fire Five Past Cork In Croker

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Michael Corry reporting live from Croke Park Dublin 5-18 Cork 1-17 Wow… it wasn’t the game we expected but the game we wanted so much. In the end, Dublin had too much for Cork in phase one of the 2019 Super 8s but by God they were pushed the whole way by a rampant Rebel bunch who can head home …

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James Carr’s Goal Racks Up Almost 8M Views & Features On ESPN

James Carr’s second goal for Mayo during the All Ireland Senior Football Championship clash with Galway on Saturday has been viewed almost 8 million times.  Carr had already raised the green flag as Mayo enjoyed a blistering start to the match at the Gaelic Grounds but his stunning effort for the second goal will surely be a contender for goal …

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The TV Details For Jam-Packed Weekend Of Football & Hurling

Hurling Football TV

This year’s All-Ireland Senior Football & Hurling championships kick into another gear as the quarter-finals get underway in both codes.  In football, the Super 8s begin with the first round of action while the two hurling quarter-finals take place on Sunday. There are six top matches on this weekend and below you will find the fixture details for all of …

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Mayo’s Killarney Kerry Battle & All Other Super 8s Fixture Details

Mayo Super 8s

Three of the four round 4 qualifiers of the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship have been decided as Mayo, Tyrone and Cork booked their place in the Super 8s thanks to wins over Galway, Cavan and Laois, respectively.  Following Meath’s win over Clare on Sunday afternoon, the lineup of this year’s Super 8s has finally been confirmed and there is no …

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Tyrone Stroll Past Weak Cavan Challenge To Secure Super 8s Berth

Tyrone Cavan

Tyrone 1-20 Cavan 0-7  Tyrone have secured their passage into the quarter-finals of the All Ireland Senior Football Championship thanks to a one-sided victory over Cavan in Clones. Mickey Harte’s side never looked in trouble as they eased to victory in what was a disappointing performance from Cavan. Cavan took the lead thanks to a free from Niall Murray. The …

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