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Pandemic Further Complicates The Issues Surrounding Inter-County GAA

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Following the news that Jack McCaffrey has stepped away from inter-county football, could we see more talent walk away ahead of this year’s unique knockout championship? Issues surrounding inter-county time commitments have been widely discussed over recent months with roughly 60 inter-county players from around the country deciding to opt-out ahead of the 2020 season. Remember, this was pre-pandemic. There …

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Why Jack McCaffrey Is One Of The Great GAA Personalities

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It appears we may have seen that last of Jack McCaffrey in the sky blue of Dublin following Saturday’s shock announcement that he is stepping away from inter-county football. It is hard to fathom considering he has not yet turned 27 but various reports claim that McCaffrey has decided to take his five All-Irelands, four All-Stars and Footballer of the …

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Jack McCaffrey Has Reportedly Stepped Away From The Dublin Team

Former Footballer of the Year Jack McCaffrey has reportedly stepped away from the Dublin inter-county scene.  According to the Irish Independent, McCaffrey, who made his debut for Dublin in 2013, wishes to take a break from the inter-county scene and that his decision is not as a result of his work on the frontline as a doctor. Rather, McCaffrey reportedly …

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Jack McCaffrey Shares Important Information On Covid-19 Pandemic

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With the ongoing global pandemic causing disruption to daily life around the world, many are living in fear that they may contract Covid-19 and thus spread it onto others, particularly, the elder members of their family. As the nation carries out guidelines set down by the HSE to limit contact with others and continually wash your hands, people are doing …

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Dublin’s Jack McCaffrey Posts Important Message On Covid-19

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Dublin football star Jack McCaffrey has posted an important message on social media in light of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in Ireland.  The 26-year-old, who has four All-Stars to his name, is a doctor in St Luke’s Hospital in Kilkenny and in the video, he pleads with the Irish people to continue to avoid public gatherings and maintain high standards …

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Jack McCaffrey Admits “Complete Surprise” At Gavin’s Dublin Departure

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There was widespread shock late last November when on a seemingly quiet Saturday, Dublin GAA released a statement confirming Jim Gavin’s departure as senior football manager.  Just two months previously, the side completed a historic five-in-a-row and after the All-Ireland replay, all indications from Gavin himself suggested that he was ready to continue for another year. However, it wasn’t just …

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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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All-Ireland Winning Dubs Trio Nominated For Footballer Of The Year

The Dublin trio of Brian Fenton, Jack McCaffrey and Ciaran Kilkenny have all been nominated for 2018 Footballer of the Year after Jim Gavin’s men clinched their fourth All-Ireland title in a row. Defender Jack McCaffrey is nominated for the accolade for the second time having previously been the Footballer of the Year in 2015. The Clontarf man had an …

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Video: McCaffrey Hilariously Overshadows Gavin & Cluxton Interviews

Jack McCaffrey’s day got off to the worst start possible, as his All-Ireland final was over in just minutes, but the Clontarf man’s spirits seemed to have been lifted by another winners medal proven by his background antics in an interview during Dublin’s post-match celebrations.  Dublin manager Jim Gavin and captain Stephen Cluxton joined Michael Lyster to speak on another historic …

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Jack McCaffrey Publicly Blasts “False” Headline

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2015 Player of the Year Jack McCaffrey is not taking part in the Championship this summer, as his travels took him overseas for the majority of the season. Despite the loss of McCaffrey and Rory O’Carroll, Jim Gavin and his side have managed admirably. Having not lost a game in League nor Championship so far in 2016, the Boys in …

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Dublin Receive Good News And Bad News For 2017 Championship

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 6/8/2016 Dublin vs Donegal Dublin Manager Jim Gavin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

When Dublin recaptured the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship title 12 months ago, it was in large parts thanks to Footballer of the Year Jack McCaffrey and All-Star full-back Rory O’Carroll. As 2016 dawned, they had to cope without the pair, but have performed admirably, going unbeaten in the League and Championship. However, there is a sense that if they were …

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Jack McCaffrey Set To Leave Dublin Panel

Dublin could be hit with with a second high profile withdrawal. The Evening Herald have this afternoon reported that Jim Gavin may have to do without Jack McCaffrey during the coming football championship, as the current Footballer of The Year is said to be considering working abroad this summer. The news will come as a blow to Dublin, particularly after All Star …

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Ireland’s International Rules Squad Announced

Joe Kernan has unveiled his International rules team to play Australia. The manager of the Irish International Rules team, Joe Kernan, has unveiled his team to take on Australia in the upcoming test on November 21st. In all Kernan has selected nine All Stars, including Footballer of the Year, Jack McCaffrey. The Dublin player is joined in a strong squad …

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