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Colm Cooper Couldn’t Help Having A Dig At Tomás Ó Sé Following Cork Managerial Appointment

Colm Cooper

Colm Cooper couldn’t help himself… Cork yesterday announced a replacement for Peadar Healy as the manager of their senior footballers, as Ronan McCarthy is set for the hot seat. A former selector under Conor Counihan and Brian Cuthbert, McCarthy is charged with the task of bringing the Rebels back to the top table of the game. Following Cork’s extra-time loss …

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Kieran Kingston Unsure About Future As Cork Senior Hurling Manager

Cork senior hurling manager Kieran Kingston is yet to make a decision as to his future in the role. Kingston’s original two-year term is up, after an underwhelming 2016 season and a summer of progress in 2017. The Rebels were hammered by Tipperary last year, before falling to Wexford in the qualifiers. With a relative drought at underage level, there …

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Former All-Ireland Club Winning Manager In Contention For Donegal Job

Donegal are currently on the lookout for a new manager after Rory Gallagher stepped away from the role following a disappointing summer. The 2012 All-Ireland champions suffered heavy defeats to Tyrone and Galway as their championship campaign ended prematurely. Jim McGuinness was always going to be a tough act to follow for Gallagher, as he now moves away from the …

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Is A Former All-Ireland Winning Manager Set To Take Over The Dublin Hurlers?

Leinster GAA Football Senior Championship Semi-Final 1/7/2012 Dublin vs Wexford Dublin manager Pat Gilroy Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Ger Cunningham departed his role as Dublin manager following the Dubs defeat to Tipperary in this year’s qualifiers. The Cork native left after a three-year term that will be looked back on negatively in the capital. Speculation on who will take over has been quiet as the hurling season has yet come to its conclusion. But Boylesports  have created speculation today with …

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High Profile Outsiders In The Mix To Be New Donegal Manager


Last week, Donegal senior football manager Rory Gallagher stepped away from the post after three seasons at the helm. The Tír Chonaill men endured a disappointing 2017 summer, after a heavy loss to Tyrone in the Ulster semi-final, and a 4-17 to 0-14 qualifier defeat to Galway. Following an u-21 Ulster triumph and a promising league campaign earlier in the …

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Derek McGrath Rubbishes Rumours Linking Him To Dublin Job

Derek McGrath

The vacant managerial position in Dublin hurling is an attractive one right now. With underage talent continuing to stream through, an All-Ireland club winning side backing up the squad, and some top class hurlers likely to return to the setup next year, the heights of the Anthony Daly era could well be hit again soon. Ger Cunningham has departed after three …

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Rory Gallagher Steps Down As Donegal Senior Football Manager

Rory Gallagher Donegal

Rory Gallagher has stepped down as Donegal senior football manager. The Tír Chonaill men endured a disappointing 2017 summer, after a heavy loss to Tyrone in the Ulster semi-final, and a 4-17 to 0-14 qualifier defeat to Galway. Following an u-21 Ulster triumph and a promising league campaign earlier in the year, hopes were high in the northwest ahead of …

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Chris Hughton Wins Championship Manager Of The Year

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 07: Chris Hughton mamnager of Brighton and Hove Albion looks on prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on May 7, 2017 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

What a year it has been for Chris Hughton and Brighton. The former Ireland international took charge of The Seagulls at the end of 2014, as they languished in the Championship mid-table. However, the 58-year-old has seen the team rise and rise. Having agonisingly missed out on promotion to the Premier League last season, Brighton weren’t going to make the same …

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Crystal Palace Have Sacked Alan Pardew

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 14: Alan Pardew, Manager of Crystal Palace looks on during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester United at Selhurst Park on December 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Alan Pardew is the latest manager to get the sack in the Premier League, after overseeing a dreadful 2016 for Crystal Palace. Palace find themselves just one point clear of the relegation zone after losses to Manchester United and Chelsea in the last week. The highlight of Pardew’s time in charge at Selhurst Park was undoubtedly the run to last …

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Laois And Offaly Announce New Senior Hurling Managers

Laois Offaly Hurling

Two hurling managerial hot-seats have been filled this Monday evening, as Laois and Offaly have confirmed Eamonn Kelly and Kevin Ryan respectively. The O’Moore County were left without a manager after the departure of Seamus ‘Cheddar’ Plunkett. While they made huge progress under his tenure, 2016 was definitely a backwards step. However, there is an excitement that there is something …

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Wexford Announce New Senior Football Manager

Wexford Leinster GAA Football Senior Championship Final 22/7/2012 Dublin vs Meath Meath manager Seamus McEnaney Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

The appointment of Wexford’s senior football manager was never going to rival the headlines of the hurling coronation, but nonetheless the Yellowbellies have made an astute decision for their footballers. Séamus McEnaney will take charge of the Model County, who will be looking to build on a disappointing 2016. Having missed out on promotion from Division 4 of the National Football League, …

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Donal Óg Cusack To Remain With Clare Hurlers As Head Coach

Donal Óg Cusack Clare

Donal Óg Cusack is set to remain with the Clare senior hurlers, it has been revealed today. The Cork native will take up the position as head coach. Donal Óg Cusack confirmed as Head Coach with the Clare Senior Hurlers, Liam Cronin & Kelvin Harold also part of the setup #GAA — The Clare Herald (@theclareherald) October 12, 2016 Last night, …

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