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Offaly Hurling Turns To Nickey Brennan As They Plan For Future

Nickey Brennan Offaly Hurling

Offaly hurling is in dire straights at present. Despite a respectable showing in the championship after an opening-day hammering at the hands of Westmeath, there is not much to look forward to in the Faithful County. They are looking to find the right man to lead the county forward, and have former GAA president Nickey Brennan charged to select a …

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Limerick Have Their Man As New Hurling Manager Set To Be Ratified

Bord Gais Energy Munster Under 21 Hurling Championship Final, Cusack Park, Ennis, Co. Clare 30/7/2015.Clare vs Limerick.Clare's of Limerick.Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

After months of searching, the Limerick county board have found a replacement for TJ Ryan as the senior hurling manager. John Kiely has been selected as the man to lead the Treaty forward. Kiely managed the u21 side to All-Ireland glory last year, and was a member of John Allen’s backroom staff when they won the Munster title in 2013. …

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Gaelic Football: Roscommon Manager Resigns And End In Sight For Mickey Harte

Ulster GAA Football Final Media Event, The Fir Trees Hotel, Strabane, Co Tyrone 11/7/2016 Tyrone Manager Mickey Harte Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Darren Kidd

While all the talk this week has been surrounding the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship final, there have been some major developments in gaelic football. In Connacht, Fergal O’Donnell has stepped down as joint-manager of Roscommon. Selectors David Casey and Stephen Bohan have also resigned with immediate effect. The County Board will meet tonight to discuss the next step for the senior …

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A Decision Has Been Made On Eamonn Fitzmaurice’s Kerry Future

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 31/7/2016 Kerry vs Clare Kerry Manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice is set to remain as manager of the senior footballers for another two years. Despite the All-Ireland semi-final loss to Dublin, the Kingdom are happy for Fitzmaurice to continue at the helm. Kerry boss Eamonn Fitzmaurice to be reappointed at tonight’s county committee meeting #GAA — THE KERRYMAN (@kerryman_ie) September 6, 2016 Having masterminded the 2014 …

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Davy Fitzgerald Casts Doubt Over His Clare Future

GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Semple Stadium, Tipperary 24/7/2016 Clare vs Galway Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Following Clare’s loss to Galway this year, there has been much speculation surrounding the future of Davy Fitzgerald at the helm of the Banner. The Sixmilebridge man took charge in his native county after a stint with Waterford, and steered the Banner to All-Ireland success in 2013. However, two barren years followed, and large amounts of public opinion has turned against …

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Mick Lillis Steps Down As Laois Football Manager

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Qualifiers Round 2A, Cusack Park, Ennis, Co. Clare 10/7/2016 Clare vs Laois Laois manager Mick Lillis Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'Sullivan

Mick Lillis has tendered his resignation as manager of the Laois senior football team. Following a defeat to Dublin in the Leinster Senior Football Championship, they went on to defeat Armagh in the qualifiers, but fell short against Clare in the next round. The former Portlaoise manager has stood down after just one year in charge of the O’Moore County, and …

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Harry Redknapp Backs Another Former Tottenham Manager For England Job

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Harry Redknapp, manager of QPR looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

In the immediate aftermath of England’s exit from Euro 2016 at the hands of Iceland last night, manager Roy Hodgson announced his resignation. As focus turns towards the 2018 World Cup campaign, the hunt for the new man begins. There have been several names been thrown about, including Gareth Southgate and Gary Neville. However, those names haven’t sparked much enthusiasm …

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José Mourinho: The Only Man To Rescue Manchester United

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Jose Mourinho the manager of Chelsea winks prior to kickoff during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16, second leg match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain at Stamford Bridge on March 11, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Manchester United go into the final game of the season struggling to achieve a top four finish with the manager, Louis Van Gaal, feeling that expectations are too high at Manchester United. After his comments that players such as Chris Smalling and David De Gea are not used to being champions, forgetting they have already won the title in 2013, …

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Eddie Howe: The Bournemouth Saviour


There is little doubt that Leicester coach Claudio Ranieri will be scooping up the LMA Manager of the Year award in the coming weeks after his miracle season with The Foxes, but last year’s winner Eddie Howe may have just defended his crown if it weren’t for the Italian’s feat. The same way that the name Ferguson means Manchester United …

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Are Everton And Roberto Martinez Underachieving?

With a game against Manchester City on Wednesday night followed by a visit to Stamford Bridge to face the rejuvenated Chelsea, Everton lie outside of the top 10, languishing in 11th place. They are three points behind Merseyside rivals Liverpool, six points behind the out of form Manchester United, nine points behind fourth placed Tottenham, and fifteen points behind league leaders …

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