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Mayo Name Strong Team For League Opener Against Rossies

Newly reinstalled manager, James Horan, has named a strong Mayo starting team for their Allianz Division 1 League opener with Roscommon on Saturday.  Among his more experienced players, Horan has included two league debutants after impressing during the Connacht FBD League campaign. Brian Reape from Bohola Moy Davitts has been named at full-forward, while alongside him at corner-forward is Conor Diskin …

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Gallagher Hails Stephen Rochford’s Fresh Ideas For Donegal

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Donegal defender, Eoghan Bán Gallagher, has praised the attacking approach that Stephen Rochford has brought to Donegal from his time with Mayo and Corofin. Rochford stepped down as manager of Mayo at the end of last season after three years in charge and was appointed to Declan Bonner’s coaching staff in October, replacing the outgoing Karl Lacey. Speaking at the …

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No Return For 12 Players Who Left Mayo Panel

Mayo Senior Ladies Football manager, Peter Leahy is preparing to lead his side into the new season without the 12 players who departed the county panel last year.  Eight players from the Carnacon club, as well as four other members, left the panel 10 days before their championship clash against Cavan last June, citing player welfare concerns. Leahy had led …

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Dublin Name Ex-Mayo Ladies Boss As New Camogie Manager

Former Mayo Ladies Football manager, Frank Browne, has been named as the new Dublin senior camogie boss.  The Wexford native was in charge of the Mayo team for three years and guided them to the All Ireland final last year where they were beaten by Dublin. He was previously manager of the county’s hurling team. Browne takes over from five-time …

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Reports: Ex Mayo Boss Rochford To Join Donegal Backroom Team

Former Mayo manager, Stephen Rochford looks set to join Declan Bonner’s backroom team in Donegal for the 2019 season, according to reports. When asked about the possibility last week, Bonner dismissed the rumours as “bunkum” but it looks as though the Donegal manager has performed a U-turn. Rochford would be a replacement for former Donegal star, Karl Lacey who left …

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Carnacon Players Free To Play After County Board Appeal Rejected

Carnacon will be back to full strength against Moy Davitts in their championship semi-final on Sunday after the Mayo Ladies County Board’s appeal was rejected last night.  The County Board were appealing against the leniency of the punishment handed down to the eight Carnacon club women who stepped away from the intercounty panel earlier this summer. Originally, the club were …

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James Horan Ratified For Four-Year Term As Mayo Manager

James Horan has been ratified by the Mayo county board after a meeting this evening. Horan managed the Mayo senior footballers between 2011 and 2014 and will take control once again, following in the footsteps of Stephen Rochford, who left the camp this year. The Ballintubber man managed to get Mayo into both the 2012 and 2013 All-Ireland finals where …

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Mayo Release Sharp New Jersey Ahead Of 2019 Season

Mayo GAA have unveiled their new jersey ahead of the 2019 season, as they look to bounce back from a disappointing 2018 campaign. The jersey is a sharp design, with the usual red and green colours looking brighter than previous seasons and the white trim acting as an excellent addition to what is a fantastic kit. It's here the new …

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Mayo Ladies Board Release Statement Defending Manager Peter Leahy

The Mayo ladies board have released a statement defending current county manager Peter Leahy in the wake of Tuesday morning’s player press conference. The ladies team held a press conference and released a statement clarifying the welfare issues that led them to walk away from the panel a number of months ago. The statement, said that a “lack of communication” and being …

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Mayo Ladies Break Silence On Inter-County Exodus

The Mayo Ladies have released a statement clarifying the welfare issues that led them to walk away from the panel a number of months ago Cora Staunton and 13 other members of the panel, including two members of the back-room staff, left the team in July who cited welfare issues as the reason behind their departure. The statement, which can be read …

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Mayo Ladies County Board To Appeal Decision To Reinstate Carnacon

The Mayo Ladies County Board have voted to appeal the decision of the Connacht LGFA Council Appeals Committee to reinstate the Carnacon club back into the Mayo LGFA League and Championship. The County Board voted by a margin of 30 votes to 3, with 7 abstentions, to appeal the decision to the full Connacht Council. The current All Ireland club champions …

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Mayo’s Sarah Rowe Eager To Leap Into Unknown With AFLW Move

Mayo footballer Sarah Rowe believes that there has never been a better time for players to move to the AFLW given the current structure which allows them to return home for the inter-county season, but warns that this will not always be an option. Rowe, who is currently recovering from surgery to her shoulder, will join up with Melbourne based club, Collingwood on …

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Mayo’s Carnacon Reinstated To Championship Following Successful Appeal

Reigning All-Ireland ladies club champions Carnacon have been reinstated to the Mayo Championship following a successful appeal to Connacht LGFA last night. The Connaught Telegraph are reporting that Carnacon will now be free to defend their Mayo, Connacht and All-Ireland crowns after the original decision to throw them out of the championship was reversed by the Connacht Ladies GAA appeal committee. …

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Breaking: Stephen Rochford Steps Down As Mayo Manager

Mayo manager Stephen Rochford has officially stepped down from his position. The man who has been at the helm of the Mayo football team since 2015 has now confirmed that he will be leaving his position. A statement (via John Fogarty) can be read below: Stephen Rochford steps downs as #Mayo manager. Statement: #GAA pic.twitter.com/eWUPk0qKGm — John Fogarty (@JohnFogartyIrl) August …

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Mayo Club Kicked Out Of Championship Following Inter-County Exodus

Reigning All-Ireland senior ladies club champions Carnacon have been reportedly thrown out of the 2018 championship by the Mayo county board following eight of their players’ decisions to pull out of the county setup last month. The Connaught Telegraph are reporting that a decision was made by the Mayo County Board at a meeting on Tuesday and now means that Carnacon will …

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Mayo Players And WGPA Issue Statement As 10 Members Leave Panel

Up to 10 players have decided to leave the Mayo Ladies Football panel, just days before their All Ireland championship opener against Cavan. The players involved have this evening released a statement citing “welfare issues that are personal and sensitive” as the reason behind their departure. Statement on Mayo Ladies Football. https://t.co/acoImZvp56 — WGPA (@WomensGPA) July 10, 2018 It is …

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