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Donegal Defeat Roscommon At Dr. Hyde Park

Donegal saw off Roscommon in Dr. Hyde Park in today’s first Super 8’s clash by a scoreline of 0-13 to 0-20. Dr. Hyde Park played host to Donegal and Roscommon in today’s first Super 8’s clash as each side looked to banish the memories of the losses they sustained in their last outing. The Rossies came up short against Tyrone …

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Preview: Dublin Face The Toughest Challenge Of Today’s Super 8 Clashes

Week one of the Super 8s proved to be anything but ‘super’ but plenty of drama is promised this weekend as Roscommon and Donegal fight for survival before Dublin and Tyrone go head-to-head. We preview all of today’s action. Roscommon v Donegal: Dr. Hyde Park, 5pm. Roscommon find themselves in a very unfortunate position this week having received a trouncing last Saturday …

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Scully Hits A Brace Of Goals As Dublin See Off Donegal

Dublin 2-15 Donegal 0-16 Dublin saw off the brave effort of Ulster champions, Donegal to claim the win in their opening encounter of the Super 8s in Croke Park this evening. There were ominous signs for Declan Bonner’s men from the start as two kick-outs from Shaun Patton went straight into the waiting arms of the Dublin forwards, who failed …

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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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Poll: Provincial Winners Picked As Footballer Of The Month Nominees

The Gaelic Players Association have announced their nominees for the GAA/GPA Football Player of the Month award for June.  Paul Geaney, Ryan McHugh and Shane Walsh are all nominated for the award with the winner being announced next Tuesday, July 17. Geaney played a clinical role for Kerry in the Munster Final win over Kerry. The 27-year-old ended the game …

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Breaking: Donegal And Dublin To Go Ahead In Croke Park

It has been confirmed that the Super 8’s clash between Dublin and Donegal will go ahead in Croke Park as first announced, following a meeting between the GAA and Donegal at GAA HQ. Donegal had requested the meeting after they released a statement saying that they were unhappy with the decision as they believe it would give the All Ireland …

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The Hottest GAA Stories From A Jam-Packed Week Of Action

It’s been a week of epic wins, interesting fixtures and even more controversy. In case you missed any of it, we’ve broken down the top five GAA stories of the week. Mayo crash out of the championship at the hand’s of Kildare  It’s hard to believe this story is less than a week old it but was just last Saturday that …

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Cheatsheet: The Brewing Fight Between Donegal & The GAA Explained

It’s been barely a week since Kildare took a stance against the GAA over the venue chosen for their qualifying clash with Mayo and now it looks as though another protest is on the horizon. We’ve broken down the details behind the impending feud between Donegal and the GAA. When did this all start? On Monday evening Donegal released a statement saying that they …

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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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Kerry v Galway Showdown In Super 8s To Clash With World Cup Final

The GAA have this afternoon announced the first round of fixtures that involve the provincial champions in the Super 8s competition and sports fans won’t be happy with one decision.  The most eagerly anticipated clash of Group 1 is the fixture between Kerry and Galway and it has been decided that this clash will take place on Sunday July 15 at 4pm …

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GAA Power Rankings: No Change To Top Four As Mayo Slip Away

Kildare were the story of the weekend as their heroics in Newbridge saw Mayo exit the championship meaning Cian O’Neill’s side are one match away from the Super 8’s and into our GAA power rankings. _____ 1) Dublin The All Ireland champions remain the best team in the country as their focus turns towards the Super 8’s following their demolition …

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Sligo Overcome Donegal In The Michael Feery Cup Decider


Sligo saw off the challenge of Donegal in Tullamore to claim the Michael Feery Cup on Bank of Ireland Celtic Challenge finals day. Sligo made the perfect start to proceedings and had raced into a 1-02 lead in the opening stages, but Donegal soon found their way back into the match and began putting some points on the board. Liam O’Doherty put …

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Reported Ticket Interest In Mayo Vs Galway Is Already Through The Roof

Galway Mayo

With the 2018 Allianz Football League consigned to history, counties’ preparations are gathering pace in the run-up to the summer. Undoubtedly the standout football tie for the month of April is in Connacht. Last year’s All-Ireland finalists Mayo face off against the beaten League finalists Galway in a mouthwatering clash in Castlebar. Galway have beaten their neighbours the last two summers, …

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The Standout XV From The 2018 Allianz Football League

Ahead of the final of the Allianz Football Leagues this weekend, we look at the standout performers of the Division 1 campaign. Who do you think should make the team? 1. Rory Beggan (Monaghan) Remarkably, Monaghan only conceded one goal in seven games across the campaign. This is a stat which forms the backbone for their impressive third-place finish in …

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