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Cavan Appoint New Senior Football Manager

Mattie McGleenan Cavan

Cavan have appointed a new football manager this evening, according to Colm Keys of the Irish Independent. Terry Hyland departed at the end of the 2016 season, and on Monday night the county board made the decision on his successor. Former Tyrone star Mattie McGleenan will take charge of the Breffni County next season. Former Tyrone player Mattie McGleenan will …

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Davy Fitzgerald And Wexford: A Match Made In Heaven?

Is Davy Fitzgerald’s appointment as Wexford manager going to be the cherry on top or will things go pear-shaped in the Strawberry County? A proud hurling county was starved of success since tasting All-Ireland glory in the 1990s. Despite remaining competitive throughout the early parts of last decade, they receded into hurling’s doldrums. However, underage success offered hope for the future. Enter …

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New Frontrunners Emerge As Anthony Daly Out Of Running For Clare Job

All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final Cork vs Clare 14/8/2005 Cork manager John Allen and Clare manager Anthony Daly shake hands at the end of the match Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/ Tom Honan

Davy Fitzgerald stepped aside as manager of the Clare senior hurlers last month, and now focus turns to potential successors. There were obvious candidates in the running, with former supremo Anthony Daly heading the field. However, the former Dublin manager has pulled out of the race, according to reports last night. SPORT: Anthony Daly has dropped out of the race …

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Tony McEntee Rules Himself Out Of Cavan Job As New Frontrunner Emerges

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final Replay, Croke Park, Dublin 1/10/2016 Dublin vs Mayo Selectors' Tony McEntee Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Cavan are on the lookout for a new senior football manager, after Terry Hyland departed following this year’s Championship. The Breffni Men reached the National Football League Division 2 final this year, and despite losing to Tyrone, they will be promoted to the top tier next season. However, the summer failed to live up to expectations. After an Ulster quarter-final victory over …

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Anthony Daly Emerges As Frontrunner For Clare Job With High Profile Backroom Team

Clare Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Semi-Final Replay 29/6/2013 Kilkenny vs Dublin Kilkenny's manager Brian Cody and Dublin's manager Anthony Daly after the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

After Davy Fitzgerland resigned as manager of the Clare senior hurling team, there has been much talk about potential successors. This morning, a report via RTÉ suggests that Anthony Daly will be returning for a second stint with the Banner. The former All-Ireland winning captain led Clare for three seasons last decade, reaching an All-Ireland quarter-final in his first year, before back-to-back …

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Shane Lowry’s Tweet To Sam Allardyce Is Simply Fantastic

AALBORG, DENMARK - AUGUST 24: Shane Lowry of Ireland plays to the cameras after a fine second shot on the 18th hole during the Pro Am prior to the start of Made In Denmark at Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort on August 24, 2016 in Aalborg, Denmark. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce has this evening been sacked as England manager, after a sting operation last night revealed him talking ill of his predecessor Roy Hodgson, and advising businessmen on how to get around FA rules regarding player transfers. Irish golfer Shane Lowry, who hails from the Faithful County, is never one to be quiet on Twitter. Nor is he one …

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Sam Allardyce Will Resign As England Manager Tonight [Report]

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA - SEPTEMBER 03: Manager Sam Allardyce rubs his forehead as he inspects the pitch prior to the FIFA World Cup Qualifying Group F match against Slovakia at City Arena on September 3, 2016 in Trnava, Slovakia. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Last night, England football went into meltdown as the Telegraph released videos of Sam Allardyce advising businessmen on how to get around FA rules when it comes to player transfers. He was also seen mimicking his predecessor Roy Hodgson, as well as Gary Neville. Big Sam is expected to re-sign tonight, according to the Mail. ‘Big Sam’ was at the …

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Anthony Cunningham In Line For Senior Intercounty Football Management Role

GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 6/9/2015.Kilkenny vs Galway.Galway manager Anthony Cunningham.Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Anthony Cunningham was not a man ready to step away from intercounty management, after his controversial departure from the Galway senior hurling set-up. Having reached All-Ireland finals in 2012 and 2015 with the Tribesmen, Cunningham was ousted by the squad after they felt it was time for change. He spent this summer working under Mick Lillis with the Laois footballers. …

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The FA Could Be Set To Sack England Manager Sam Allardyce [Report]

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA - SEPTEMBER 04: Sam Allardyce manager of England looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group F qualifying match between Slovakia and England at City Arena on September 4, 2016 in Trnava, Slovakia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce is in big trouble tonight, after a investigative video from the Telegraph was released. The England manager was recorded offering businessmen advice on how to get around FA transfer rules, and his future at the helm of the Three Lions is in doubt. The FA have reportedly contacted the Telegraph about the allegations, and are considering his future in the role, with …

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Twitter Reacts As Telegraph Sting Operation Lands Sam Allardyce In Hot, Hot Water

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA - SEPTEMBER 04: Sam Allardyce manager of England looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group F qualifying match between Slovakia and England at City Arena on September 4, 2016 in Trnava, Slovakia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

England manager Sam Allardyce is in hot water this evening, after a sting operation by the Telegraph has unveiled him talking ill of players and his predecessor Roy Hodgson, and advising ‘agents’ how to get around FA rules. Among the lengthly investigation, some quotes stick out. Speaking about Gary Neville’s poor influence in the England camp: “So Gary was the …

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Galway County Board Extend Deals Of Hurling And Football Managers

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The Galway County Board has this evening ratified Mícheál Donoghue and Kevin Walsh as managers of the senior hurling and football teams respectively, until 2019. This evening both Kevin Walsh and Micheal Donoghue were ratified by the Galway County Board for a three year term 2017-2019 #gaa #tribesmen — Darren Frehill (@Darrenfrehill) September 26, 2016 Despite relegation to Division 1B …

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Laois Announce New Senior Football Manager

Munster GAA Football Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Semple Stadium, Thurles 31/5/2015 Tipperary vs Waterford Tipperary manager Peter Creedon Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Laois have announced Peter Creedon as the new manager of the senior footballers. The O’Moore County endured a mixed 2016 Championship. Having drawn Dublin after beating Wicklow in the Leinster Championship, they did not disgrace themselves against the reigning All-Ireland champions. They then went on to beat Armagh (twice) in the first round of the qualifiers, but came up short …

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Betting Odds For Clare’s Next Manager Help Paint The Picture

Next Clare Manager?

Clare are on the market for a new hurling manager after Davy Fitzgerald resigned last week. The former goalkeeper led the Banner to an All-Ireland title in 2013, but failed to build on that success, beating just Laois, Offaly and Limerick in the Championship since. Following this year’s defeat to Galway in the All-Ireland quarter-final, there were serious questions asked of …

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Laois Hurling Manager Séamus ‘Cheddar’ Plunkett Steps Down

Allianz Hurling League Division 1B Relegation/Promotion Play-Off 9/4/2016 Laois vs Westmeath Laois' Seamus Plunkett Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine OÕSullivan

Laois are on the lookout for a new hurling manager, after Séamus ‘Cheddar’ Plunkett has resigned from his role. GAA regret to announce that Seamus Chedder Plunkett has stepped down as Laois Senior Hurling Manager. — Laois GAA (@CLGLaois) September 24, 2016 Plunkett was at the helm in Laois for four years, coming close to upsetting Galway in the 2013 …

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Ger Loughnane Has His Say On Davy Fitzgerald’s Departure From Clare

Clare Ger Loughnane Davy Fitzgerald

Former Clare supremo Ger Loughnane has offered his two cents on the current situation regarding Davy Fitzgerald. The 2013 All-Ireland winning manager is set to leave his managerial role in the county, and writing in his Irish Daily Star column, Loughnane has given his thoughts. The pair enjoyed success together in the 1990s, winning the Liam McCarthy Cup in 1995 and 1997. …

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Five Potential Replacements For Davy Fitzgerald As Clare Manager

Next Clare Manager?

It looks like Davy Fitzgerald will not take command of the Clare senior hurlers next year, with rumours emanating on Tuesday that the current panel may vote in favour of a change of manager for the 2017 campaign. We take a look at some of the names most likely to succeed the 2013 All-Ireland-winning manager should he depart. Anthony Daly Daly has been out …

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Clare Hurlers To Revolt Against Davy Fitzgerald [Report]

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Qualifiers Round 2, Semple Stadium, Thurles, Tipperary 9/7/2016 Clare vs Limerick Clare Manager Davy Fitzgerald celebrates at the final whistle Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Davy Fitzgerald’s days as manager of the Clare senior hurlers could be numbered, according to a report by Emmet Moloney of the Clare People today. The All-Ireland winning manager is a controversial figure, and threw his future into doubt a number of weeks ago on RTÉ. “I don’t know what I want to do. Last year I knew 100% what I …

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Dublin Appoint Five Time All-Ireland Winning Hurler As New Camogie Manager

REPRO FREE***PRESS RELEASE NO REPRODUCTION FEE*** Irish Daily Star National League Division 1 Group 1, The Ragg, Thurles, Co. Tipperary 27/3/2016 Tipperary vs Dublin Emma Flanagan of Dublin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne Camogie

Dublin have announced five time All-Ireland winning goalkeeper David Herity as their new senior camogie manager. The former Kilkenny net-minder enjoyed a senior intercounty career between 2008 and 2014. He was the starting goalkeeper for two of those triumphs, in 2011 and 2012. The girls in blue finished in fifth position in their championship group this year, losing to eventual champions Kilkenny …

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