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Dublin & Mayo Name Teams Ahead Of Epic Croke Park Clash

Dublin and Mayo have named their starting XVs ahead of this afternoon’s highly anticipated All Ireland semi-final clash in Croke Park. Cian O’Sullivan returns to the team after missing the last two games against Roscommon and Tyrone and starts at full-back for Jim Gavin’s side. Michael Darragh McAuley comes into midfield to partner Brian Fenton while James McCarthy also returns …

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Mayo-Dublin Semi-Final Set For Sell-Out As Fans Struggle To Buy Tickets

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A sell-out crowd is expected in Croke Park on Saturday evening as for the All Ireland semi-final showdown between Mayo and Dublin with fans scrambling for tickets.  Tickets went on general sale at 10am this morning with supporters queuing for hours outside Supervalu and Centra stores while many reported issues with the online ticketing service, tickets.ie, which reportedly crashed with …

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Electric Ireland To Livestream This Weekend’s Minor Football Quarter-Finals

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The Electric Ireland GAA All-Ireland Minor Football Championship Quarter-Finals, featuring Mayo vs Dublin, Kildare vs Galway, Kerry vs Tyrone and Cork vs Monaghan, will be available to livestream through the official website of Electric Ireland and TG4’s official YouTube channel this coming Saturday and Sunday. First up on Saturday, is the fascinating clash between Dublin and Mayo with the Boys in …

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Poll: Vote For Your Early Contender For Footballer Of The Year

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This year’s Senior All Ireland championship has thrown up few shocks as Dublin prove to be the favourites to march on to their fifth title in a row.  Jim Gavin’s side conquered Leinster with ease, despite being pushed by Cork, Kerry triumphed in the Munster championship and Ulster was as competitive as ever though Donegal were crowned back-to-back champions. In …

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Stack Returns For Rossies As Dublin Unchanged For Super 8s Clash

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Roscommon manager Anthony Cunningham has made one change for his side’s trip to Croke Park to face All Ireland champions Dublin in the second round of the Super 8s.  Brian Stack takes the place of Hubert Darcy in the half-forward line following the Connacht champions’ 0-17 to 0-13 loss to Tyrone in Dr Hyde Park last weekend. Stack was introduced …

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Diarmuid Connolly Returns To Training With Dublin Senior Footballers

Diarmuid Connolly has returned to train with the other members of the Dublin Senior Footballing panel – according to manager, Jim Gavin. Dublin’s push for five All Ireland titles in a row could well have just received a massive boost after Gavin revealed that Connolly has joined up with the squad ahead of their Super 8s showdown against Roscommon on …

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Dublin Make One Change For Super 8s Opener Against Cork

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Jim Gavin has made one change to his Dublin side for their Super 8s opener against Cork in Croke Park on Saturday evening.  James McCarthy misses out after suffering a knee injury against Meath in the Leinster final last month. In his place comes Michael Darragh MacAuley who partners Brian Fenton in midfield. David Byrne continues in the full-back line …

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Phelan: “That Feeling, I’ve Never Felt It In A Laois Jersey Before”

Joe Phelan Laois

They may have won silverware the previous week, but it was the final whistle in Portlaoise last Sunday that signalled the biggest celebrations the Laois hurlers have ever experienced.  Their two-point win over Dublin puts them in their first All Ireland quarter-final in 40 years, something few outside the camp thought possible. However, for the players involved, that belief was …

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Cork Name Strong Side For Super 8s Clash With Dublin

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Fresh from their win over Laois, Cork manager Ronan McCarthy has named his side for their Super 8s clash with Dublin in Croke Park on Sunday. The Rebels eased past Laois in the final round of the qualifiers with Castlehaven’s Brian Hurley registering 2-4 of their 4-20 total. It was also a productive outing for his clubmate Mark Collins who …

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Eddie Brennan: “The Players Had Each Other’s Backs No Matter What”

Eddie Brennan

Laois manager Eddie Brennan has praised the character of his players following their preliminary All Ireland quarter-final win over Dublin in Portlaoise on Sunday afternoon.  Just seven days after their win in the Joe McDonagh final, the O’Moore County physically dominated Mattie Kenny’s side and fought their way to a 1-22 to 0-23 victory. Given their celebrations during the week, …

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Talking Points As Laois Shock Dublin To Progress To Quarter Final

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Laois 1-22 Dublin 0-23 Reporting by Marisa Kennedy in O’Moore Park, Portlaoise.  _____ Laois will take on Tipperary in the All Ireland quarter-final next weekend in Croke Park after a deserved two-point win over Dublin in O’Moore Park on Sunday. It was a sensational performance from Eddie Brennan’s men that took the Dublin side by surprise. Aaron Dunphy’s goal in …

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Electric Ireland GAA Connacht & Leinster Minor Football Finals To Be Streamed Live

Both Electric Ireland GAA Minor Football Finals will be live-streamed through the official website of Electric Ireland and TG4’s official YouTube channel. Having been a sponsor of the GAA All-Ireland Minor Championships since 2012, Electric Ireland committed in 2017 to continue the partnership until 2021. Throughout the course of the partnership, Electric Ireland has been re-defining what it means to …

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