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Clare Ring The Changes For Allianz League Clash With Kilkenny

Clare Kilkenny

Clare manager Brian Lohan has made six changes to his side for their trip to UPMC Nowlan Park to face Kilkenny in the Allianz Hurling League. John Conlon returns to lead the side after serving a one-match suspension following his red card received against Wexford earlier this month. The team captain is named at full-forward while Colin Guilfoyle and Domhnall …

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Clare Legend Brian Lohan Appointed As Senior Hurling Manager

Brian Lohan Clare

Clare GAA have announced the appointment of Brian Lohan as their senior manager on a two-year term with an option of a third year. Following a drawn-out process that was highly criticised, Lohan was nominated for the position alongside Louis Mulqueen however the Liam Mellows manager withdrew from the process earlier this month to focus on the Galway Senior Hurling …

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Clare On The Hunt For New Manager As Donal Moloney Steps Away

Clare Moloney

Clare GAA have announced that manager Donal Moloney will not be seeking another term as the county’s hurling boss. Moloney has been in charge of the side for three seasons alongside joint-manager Gerry O’Connor who stepped away following Clare’s exit from the championship earlier this year. The duo led the Banner county to two Munster finals as well as an …

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Anthony Daly Emerges As Frontrunner For Clare Job With High Profile Backroom Team

Clare Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Semi-Final Replay 29/6/2013 Kilkenny vs Dublin Kilkenny's manager Brian Cody and Dublin's manager Anthony Daly after the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

After Davy Fitzgerland resigned as manager of the Clare senior hurling team, there has been much talk about potential successors. This morning, a report via RTÉ suggests that Anthony Daly will be returning for a second stint with the Banner. The former All-Ireland winning captain led Clare for three seasons last decade, reaching an All-Ireland quarter-final in his first year, before back-to-back …

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Betting Odds For Clare’s Next Manager Help Paint The Picture

Next Clare Manager?

Clare are on the market for a new hurling manager after Davy Fitzgerald resigned last week. The former goalkeeper led the Banner to an All-Ireland title in 2013, but failed to build on that success, beating just Laois, Offaly and Limerick in the Championship since. Following this year’s defeat to Galway in the All-Ireland quarter-final, there were serious questions asked of …

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Five Potential Replacements For Davy Fitzgerald As Clare Manager

Next Clare Manager?

It looks like Davy Fitzgerald will not take command of the Clare senior hurlers next year, with rumours emanating on Tuesday that the current panel may vote in favour of a change of manager for the 2017 campaign. We take a look at some of the names most likely to succeed the 2013 All-Ireland-winning manager should he depart. Anthony Daly Daly has been out …

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Clare Hurlers To Revolt Against Davy Fitzgerald [Report]

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Qualifiers Round 2, Semple Stadium, Thurles, Tipperary 9/7/2016 Clare vs Limerick Clare Manager Davy Fitzgerald celebrates at the final whistle Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Davy Fitzgerald’s days as manager of the Clare senior hurlers could be numbered, according to a report by Emmet Moloney of the Clare People today. The All-Ireland winning manager is a controversial figure, and threw his future into doubt a number of weeks ago on RTÉ. “I don’t know what I want to do. Last year I knew 100% what I …

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Davy Fitzgerald Casts Doubt Over His Clare Future

GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Semple Stadium, Tipperary 24/7/2016 Clare vs Galway Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Following Clare’s loss to Galway this year, there has been much speculation surrounding the future of Davy Fitzgerald at the helm of the Banner. The Sixmilebridge man took charge in his native county after a stint with Waterford, and steered the Banner to All-Ireland success in 2013. However, two barren years followed, and large amounts of public opinion has turned against …

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Ger Loughnane: Position of Clare County Board Chairman ‘Utterly Untenable’

Ger Loughnane has described the position of Clare County Board Chairman as ‘utterly untenable’ Lifting the Liam McCarthy in 2013 and winning three consecutive All Ireland Under 21 Hurling Championship titles, would suggest that Clare are in a prime position to challenge for the next decade. From the outside therefore, it would seem strange that Loughnane described Clare hurling as being ‘in …

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Exclusive: PA Legends #1- DJ Carey

Over the next few weeks Pundit Arena will bring you a new exclusive column titled ‘PA Legends’. We will talk to some of the sport’s biggest names about their careers and opinions on the current game. This week we spoke to a man that needs no introduction, our first ‘PA Legend’ is DJ Carey. DJ Carey will go down in …

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