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Six Quickfire Conclusions As Corofin Retain All-Ireland Crown


Corofin 2-16 Dr Crokes 0-10 Corofin are All-Ireland club champions for the second year running following a comprehensive victory over Dr Crokes in Croke Park this afternoon. The match-up was highly anticipated given that both teams shared the last two All-Ireland titles as well as the manner in which they qualified for this final. However, the game failed to live …

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“When I First Came Into Crokes, Gooch Gave Me So Much Advice”

Gavin White Colm Cooper Crokes

The best way to measure a team’s depth is to look towards their substitutions bench and gauge what talent they can introduce. By that measuring, Dr Crokes stand above all else.  Among a host of other eye-catching names, stands Colm ‘Gooch’ Cooper. The sight of him on the sidelines with 20 minutes remaining in a game must strike fear into Crokes’ …

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Watch: Crokes Stroll Into Munster Final With Sublime Win

Dr Crokes 5-20 Finbarrs 1-11 Kerry’s Dr Crokes remain on track for their eighth Munster club football title after they demolished Finbarr’s of Cork with an incredible performance this afternoon.  The Kerry champions scored a magnificent 5-20 in Killarney with all of their scores coming from play. They were six points to be better after just 20 minutes but a …

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Club Roundup: Shock Defeat For Dr Crokes While Nemo Progress

One of the biggest shocks in the club championship this weekend came in Kerry where Kerins O’Rahilly’s came from nine points down to record a 3-18 to 2-17 victory over champions, Dr Crokes.  Dr Crokes looked to have the win secured with ten minutes to go but two goals from Tommy Walsh helped them to a 13-point swing in the final …

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James Masters Was Quick To Call Out Bookmakers After Nemo’s Win Over Dr Crokes

Cork Senior Football Championship Final, Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork 18/10/2015 Castlehaven vs Nemo Rangers Nemo Rangers' James Masters Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Nemo Rangers won through to the All-Ireland semi-final, after upsetting reigning champions Dr Crokes in today’s Munster decider. Luke Connolly bagged ten points as the Cork outfit had too much for the reigning All-Ireland champions, in a victory that was deserved from start to finish. In fact, Nemo had dominated proceedings to such a degree that the scoreline arguably flattered …

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Nemo Rangers’ Perfect Storm Shocks All-Ireland Champions Dr Crokes

Nemo Rangers caused a huge shock with a win over Dr Crokes in the Munster Senior Club Football Championship final today in Páirc Uí Rinn, after a resounding display on Lee-side to win out 0-16 to 0-11. The Cork champions were rated as 3/1 outsiders by bookmakers in the run-up to the match, with most expecting the reigning All-Ireland champions to …

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Five GAA Club Games To Watch Out For This Weekend


The senior inter-county GAA season is over, as we make our way into the club season. While the ladies football final will keep us entertained on Sunday, we’re heading into the winter, and the club championships are king for the coming months. Up and down the country this weekend, there are fascinating duals taking place. Here, we pick out five of …

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Official Hurling And Football Teams Of The Club Championships Announced

All-Ireland Senior Club Football Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 17/3/2017 Dr. Crokes vs Slaughtneil Colm Cooper of Dr. Crokes at the final whistle Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The AIB Club Football and Hurling Championships came to their respective climax on Saint Patrick’s Day. Cuala overcame Clare champions Ballyea and became the first Dublin team to lift the Tommy Moore Cup while Dr. Croke’s ended a 15-year wait to get their hands on the Andy Merrigan Cup. Ultimately, this meant there was to be no fairytale ending to Slaughtneil’s …

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The Gooch’s Influence On The Game Summed Up By All-Embracing Reaction To His Retirement

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 28/8/2016 Dublin vs Kerry Kerry’s Colm Cooper Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

The inter-county retirement of Colm ‘Gooch’ Cooper at the age of 33 might not have come as a shock to most, but the outpouring of support since has nonetheless been widespread.  The Gooch won nine Munster titles, five All-Irelands, four National Football Leagues, eight All Stars and is Kerry’s record scorer in championship competition having amassed a stunning 23-283 over a …

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Colm ‘The Gooch’ Cooper Calls Time On An Illustrious Career

Colm ‘The Gooch’ Cooper has announced his retirement from inter-county Gaelic football following a glittering career with Kerry. Widely regarded as one of greatest ever footballers to play the game, Cooper’s 15 year career in the green and yellow of Kerry saw him earn five All Ireland medals, nine Munster titles and eight All Stars. All that was missing from …

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