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Donegal Go Close At Croke Park But Dublin Show Too Much Class

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Brian Barry reports from Croke Park as Dublin saw off a brave Donegal challenge, 0-20 to 0-15. Donegal came to Croke Park this evening in bad need of a win to allay fears of relegation from Division 1 of the Allianz National Football League. After narrow losses to Kerry and Galway, Declan Bonner’s outfit found themselves point-less heading to HQ …

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Watch: Paddy McBrearty Catches Kick-Out, Storms Up The Field And Scores Brilliant Point

McBrearty Donegal

What a score from Paddy McBrearty… Declan Bonner’s second stint as Donegal manager entered the Allianz National Football League today as they travelled to Killarney to take on Kerry. The 2012 All-Ireland champions fell to a late defeat, but battled admirably given the fact that they played the majority of the game with a one-man disadvantage. Ultimately, they finished with 13 …

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All The Scores From The Opening Weekend Of The Allianz National Leagues

The Allianz National Football and Hurling Leagues returned this weekend, and there were some big upsets around the country. As teams enter the fray with varying levels of preparation under their belts, there were always going to be some exciting results. The Antrim hurlers very nearly caused the shock of the round, as they put it up to All-Ireland champions Galway …

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Paddy McBrearty Highlights One Positive From Bitterly Disappointing 2017 Season For Donegal

Donegal open their Allianz National Football League Division 1 campaign against Kerry this weekend, as they look to put a disappointing 2017 behind them. The Tír Chonaill men came into last summer off the back of a promising league campaign, but were truly humbled by Tyrone in the Ulster semi-final. Following on from that defeat, they attempted to reach Croke Park …

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The Workload That The Donegal Footballers Have To Undergo Is Insane

Donegal got the better of Armagh in Saturday’s Dr McKenna Cup semi-final on a scoreline of 0-20 to 1-10 to reach the competition final where they will play Tyrone. The weather has wreaked havoc in the pre-season tournament with Donegal having their group game with Monaghan postponed as well as this semi-final being pushed back 96 hours due to inclement …

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Donegal To Be Without Three Key Players For First Half Of League

After 2017 ended with a bitterly disappointing 15-point defeat to Galway in round four of the qualifiers, a big twelve months await for the Tir Conaill men. Now under the management of Declan Bonnar for the 2018 season, the men from the north-west are in preparations for another year in Division 1 of the National Football League. With away trips …

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Donegal Have Released Their New Jersey Ahead Of 2018

Donegal GAA

Donegal face into the new year eager to banish the memories of last summer. After an Ulster semi-final hammering at the hands of Tyrone, the Tír Chonaill men then fell to Galway in the qualifiers, capping off an underwhelming championship campaign. Meanwhile, their hurlers lost to Monaghan in the quarter-final of the Nicky Rackard Cup. There is an air of change in …

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Report: Former Dublin U-21 Star To Link Up With Donegal Panel

The Dublin football legend is set to join up with the Donegal senior footballers, according to a report in the Donegal News. Nathan Mullins, son of Brian, is set to join with Declan Bonnar’s Tir Conaill men having represented both Dublin and Donegal at u-21 level. Despite being born and currently living in the north-west, Mullins plays with St Vincents and …

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Karl Lacey To Return To Donegal Panel For 2018 In Coaching Capacity

Donegal are gearing up for the 2018 with new management after Rory Gallagher moved back to his native Fermanagh. The 2012 All-Ireland champions have appointed Declan Bonner as manager for his second stint in charge, but he is yet to announce his backroom team. According to a report in Donegal Sport Hub, Karl Lacey is set to return to the set-up. …

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New Donegal Manager Declan Bonner Lays Out 2018 Goals

EirGrid Ulster GAA Under 21 Football Championship Quarter-Final, Healy Park, Omagh, Co. Tyrone 15/3/2017 Tyrone vs Donegal Donegal manager Declan Bonner Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

Donegal endured a brutally disappointing 2017 season, after a league campaign full of promise. The Tír Chonaill men saw a huge overturn in players after a raft of retirements, and the spine of a successful U-21 team were thrown into the mix. However, heavy defeats to Tyrone and Galway by a combined 24 points put an end to their championship ambitions. The …

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Donegal Set To Confirm New Senior Football Manager Tomorrow

Declan Bonner

Donegal have been on the lookout for a new manager in recent weeks, after the departure of Rory Gallagher. The Ulster outfit endured a hugely underwhelming 2017 campaign, suffering heavy defeats to Tyrone and Galway. However, there is a hope that they can turn things around in the coming years, as their U-21 side claimed the Ulster title earlier this year, …

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Ex-Donegal Boss Could Return To Inter-County Management in 2018

Rory Gallagher recently left the post of Donegal senior football manager after the Tír Conaill men suffered a disappointing loss to Galway in the qualifiers. Since leaving the job, Donegal have released a short-list of candidates in line to replace Gallagher. And, it looks like Gallagher himself is ready to move on. Speaking on the We Are Ulster podcast, Declan …

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Former Donegal All-Ireland Winner Seeks Position Of Senior Football Manager

EirGrid Ulster GAA Under 21 Football Championship Quarter-Final, Healy Park, Omagh, Co. Tyrone 15/3/2017 Tyrone vs Donegal Donegal manager Declan Bonner Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

Following the resignation of Rory Gallagher after a bitterly disappointing 2017 championship, former All-Ireland winner and Donegal’s current under-21 manager, Declan Bonner has staked his claim for the position of senior football manager. Having told the Donegal Democrat earlier in the week that he had yet to decide on putting his name forward, Highland Radio, have now confirmed that Bonner …

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Quiz: Can You Name Every Footballer To Score A Goal In An All-Ireland Semi-Final Since 2012?

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final 3/8/2014 Kerry James O’Donoghue Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

The All-Ireland Senior Football Championship is reaching the latter stages as Kerry face Mayo this weekend in the first of the semi-finals. In the second last-four clash, Dublin take on Tyrone next Sunday in one of the most hotly-anticipated encounters of recent years. One thing an All-Ireland semi-final tends to guarantee is entertainment – and with this in mind, we …

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