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Moran Believes McDonald Addition Is A Huge Boost For Elder Statesmen

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Andy Moran believes the addition of Ciaran McDonald to the Mayo backroom team will come as a huge boost to James Horan’s side. The recently-retired Moran feels that Mayo’s more experienced contingent will benefit most from McDonald’s presence in the squad. McDonald is widely regarded as one of the greatest players to ever wear the Mayo jersey and in his …

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Diarmuid O’Connor Buoyed By Returning Mayo Legends

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Diarmuid O’Connor is looking forward to getting his sixth season with Mayo underway having recently returned from an extended break ahead of the Allianz Leagues.  Mayo have a tough start if they are to retain their Division One title with Donegal (away) and Dublin (home) proving to be formidable opposition in the opening two weeks. However, before all of that, …

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Boost For Mayo As County Legend Joins Horan’s Backroom Team

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Mayo senior footballers have been bolstered by the news that Ciaran McDonald, one of the county’s most famous sons, will make up part of James Horan’s backroom team in 2020.  According to a statement from Mayo GAA, McDonald’s role will  be  to “work  closely  with  [trainer] James  Burke in  a  coaching  capacity  and  support  the  development  of  the players  in …

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Dublin V Mayo: Ranking The Top Three Clashes In Recent Times

Dublin and Mayo have provided some cracking games in recent times. Everyone is hoping that they will provide another one in this weekend’s All-Ireland football final. Here we rank the Top 3. 3. Dublin 3-15 Mayo 1-14 – 2015 It was a game that Dublin had to pull out all the stops to beat Mayo. Mayo took a second half lead …

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Tribute Tuesday – Mayo’s Ciarán McDonald

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It is time for this week’s tribute. A lot of coverage has been attributed to hurling for the last few days. It was justifiable after the weekend but let’s take a break and look at football. Ahead of this weekend’s All-Ireland Football Semi-Final, we pay tribute to Mayo man Ciarán McDonald.  He was probably the flashiest footballer of the 1990’s …

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The Cult XV: A Team of Football’s Cult Heroes

Following our hurling team last week, we’ve decided to compile a team made from football’s most memorable cult heroes. Some of these lads may not have won bundles of All Ireland’s, but their legacy lives on through the status afforded to them by fans. This is the Cult XV.   Goalkeeper: Shane Curran (Roscommon) The Roscommon goalkeeper was an icon for …

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