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Tag Archives: All-Ireland SFC

Emlyn Mulligan Has An Interesting Take On How To Fix The Super 8s

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Sure we couldn’t have a review of the 2019 season without speaking to someone from Leitrim.  The O’Rourke County had a year to remember gaining promotion from Division 4 of the Allianz Football League for the first time in 13 years while the hurling side collected Croke Park silverware by winning this year’s Lory Meagher Cup. When the topic of …

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Super 8 Preview: Kerry Have Too Much Firepower For Galway To Handle

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What: All Ireland Championship Football Quarter Finals – Phase 1 (Group 1) Who: Kerry v Galway Where: Croke Park, Dublin When: Sunday, July 15th at 4pm Odds: Kerry 4/11        Draw 8/1        Galway 3/1 Most of the talk regarding these two teams has been around its scheduling. Throw in between Kerry and Galway at Croke Park coincides exactly with the World Cup final and, as …

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Super 8 Preview: Kildare To Spring Another Championship Shock

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Qualifiers Round 4, Páirc Tailteann, Co. Meath 7/7/2018 Fermanagh vs Kildare Neil Flynn and Kevin Feely of Kildare celebrate after the game

What: All Ireland Championship Football Quarter Finals – Phase 1 (Group 1) Who: Kildare v Monaghan Where: Croke Park, Dublin When: Sunday, July 15th at 2pm Odds: Kildare 13/8        Draw 8/1        Monaghan 4/6 Cian O’Neill deserves an enormous amount of credit for transforming a season that was threatening to fizzle out embarrassingly. Defeat in the Leinster Championship to a plucky Carlow side became one …

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Super 8 Preview: Dubs To Prevail In Battle With Donegal

Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 24/6/2018 Dublin vs Laois Dublin's Jack McCaffrey celebrates with The Delaney Cup

What: All Ireland Championship Football Quarter Finals – Phase 1 (Group 2) Who: Dublin v Donegal Where: Croke Park, Dublin When: Saturday, July 14th at 7pm Odds: Dublin 1/7    Draw 14/1        Donegal 11/2   With the Anglo-Celt Cup accounted for, it feels as if Donegal football is back on the right track. They have been impressively efficient in their four Ulster Championship games and produced …

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Donegal Unhappy With Dublin Playing Two Super 8 Games At Croke Park

Allianz Football League Division 4 Final, Croke Park, Dublin 31/3/2018 Carlow vs Laois A general view of Croke Park ahead of the game

Donegal have sought a meeting with GAA officials to ascertain how Croke Park has been assigned to Dublin for two of their upcoming Super 8 clashes. The defending All-Ireland champions have been drawn to face the Tír Conaill Men in the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship quarter-finals (along with the winners of Tyrone v Cork and Roscommon v Armagh), The first batch of …

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Tyrone Name Starting XV To Face Cavan In Round 3 Qualifier

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Tyrone manager Mickey Harte has named his starting side for this weekend’s All-Ireland SFC Round 3 qualifier. Ahead of the clash in Enniskillen (having previously been slated for a Croke Park double-header with Kildare v Mayo),  the big news is that there is no news – Harte has named the same starting fifteen to that which took care of Carlow …

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Dublin See Off Laois To Claim Their Eighth Straight Leinster Title

Dublin maintained their stranglehold on the Leinster Senior Football Championship with victory over Laois at Croke Park on Sunday. Jim Gavin’s side, with young goalkeeper Evan Comerford starting in place of the injured Stephen Cluxton, came flying out of the traps early on and had the ball in the net with a goal after just three minutes of play, courtesy of a …

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The All-Ireland Football Championship Round 2 Qualifier Draw Has Been Made

The draw for the second round qualifiers of the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship has been made on Monday morning, and has thrown up a number of interesting ties. The draw sees the eight losing provincial semi-finalists – namely Carlow, Leitrim, Down, Clare,  Longford, Sligo, Monaghan and Tipperary – enter ball 2 to join the winners of last weekend’s round qualifiers – …

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Dublin All-Star Back In Race To Return For Super 8s

Allianz Football League Division 1, Croke Park, Dublin 11/3/2018 Dublin vs Kerry Dublin's Cian O'Sullivan goes off injured

Dublin centre back Cian O’Sullivan is battling to return to action for this summer’s Super 8s. The Kilmacrud Crokes man went off with a shoulder injury in last weekend’s Allianz Football League clash with Kerry, in what was only O’Sullivan’s first start of the 2018 campaign. Frank Roche of the Herald has reported that O’Sullivan has had to undergo surgery …

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Intriguing Duo Set To Take Over Dublin Hurlers [Report]

Leinster GAA Football Senior Championship Final 22/7/2012 Dublin Manager Pat Gilroy

Dublin hurlers look set to have a new managerial team in the near future, and it is one with a fair amount of experience. The Irish Independent are reporting on Tuesday morning that the Dublin board hope to ratify a new manager in the next few days, with former manager Pat Gilroy seen as the frontrunner for the position left …

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Sean Cavanagh Officially Announces Tyrone Retirement

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 27/8/2017 Dublin vs Tyrone Tyrone's Sean Cavanagh dejected after the game

After 16 seasons, Tyrone captain Sean Cavanagh has announced his retirement from inter-county football. The 34-year-old took to Twitter soon after the Red Hand’s All Ireland SFC semi-final defeat to Dublin in Croke Park to confirm the news, reflecting on his “incredible journey” and thanking the GAA for all they have done for him. My incredible journey ends. Blessed to …

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Dublin Name Starting Team To Face Tyrone In Sunday’s All-Ireland Semi-Final

Allianz Football League Division 1, Clones, Co. Monaghan 2/4/2017 Monaghan vs Dublin Dublin Manager Jim Gavin

Jim Gavin has named his Dublin starting fifteen to face Tyrone in Sunday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final at Croke Park. The burning question all week was surrounding Diarmuid Connolly – the St. Vincents man is once again available for selection having served his suspension for pushing a linesman, but debate had been widespread as to whether Connolly should be placed straight …

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