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The Hottest GAA Stories From A Jam-Packed Week Of Action

It’s been a week of epic wins, interesting fixtures and even more controversy. In case you missed any of it, we’ve broken down the top five GAA stories of the week. Mayo crash out of the championship at the hand’s of Kildare  It’s hard to believe this story is less than a week old it but was just last Saturday that …

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Mayo Duo O’Connor And Loftus Join Chicago Club For The Summer

Mayo players, Diarmuid O’Connor and Conor Loftus have moved to the United States and joined McBrides CLG for the summer.  The duo flew out on Sunday following Mayo’s exit from the championship at the hands of Kildare on Saturday evening. The players arrived in the US on J1 Visas, just in time for the registration deadline of July 1st. Some …

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GAA Power Rankings: No Change To Top Four As Mayo Slip Away

Kildare were the story of the weekend as their heroics in Newbridge saw Mayo exit the championship meaning Cian O’Neill’s side are one match away from the Super 8’s and into our GAA power rankings. _____ 1) Dublin The All Ireland champions remain the best team in the country as their focus turns towards the Super 8’s following their demolition …

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Winners and Losers From A Packed Weekend Of GAA Action

We were treated to a feast of GAA action over weekend, including two provincial finals, the first ever Joe McDonagh final and a number of football qualifiers. We take a look back at the winners and losers across the busy schedule.  Winners Kildare Kildare were the big talking point last week as they took their ‘Newbridge Or Nowhere’ campaign to …

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Mayo GAA Release Statement On Recent Venue Dispute

Mayo have released a statement following Kildare’s successful appeal to the GAA to overturn their decision to remove their home advantage for their matchup on Saturday. Oh what a crazy time to be following the world of GAA it has been! After a memorable few days of dispute between the GAA and Kildare, today came the news that the sport’s …

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Breaking: Mayo Vs. Kildare Confirmed For Newbridge On Saturday

Kildare have emerged victorious after their dispute with the GAA over the venue of their clash with Mayo on Saturday evening. It was confirmed today that the GAA have resigned themselves to allowing Kildare to retain their home advantage against Mayo this weekend after a truly memorable dispute between the organisation and Cian O’Neill and co. It all stemmed from …

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The All-Ireland Football Championship Round 2 Qualifier Draw Has Been Made

The draw for the second round qualifiers of the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship has been made on Monday morning, and has thrown up a number of interesting ties. The draw sees the eight losing provincial semi-finalists – namely Carlow, Leitrim, Down, Clare,  Longford, Sligo, Monaghan and Tipperary – enter ball 2 to join the winners of last weekend’s round qualifiers – …

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Watch: Tom Parsons Receives Rousing Reception Before Mayo Game

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Tom Parsons suffered a horrendous injury while in action against Galway almost a month ago. The midfielder left the field of play in the second half at MacHale Park with a suspected dislocated knee, following an accidental collision with Galway’s Eoghan Kerin. The awful scenes were offset by a tremendous rallying of support for Parsons, with the attitude of the man himself …

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Mayo’s Tom Parsons Undergoing First Of Several Surgeries

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Mayo’s Tom Parsons, who picked up a rather horrific injury in his side’s last outing against Galway, has undergone the first of several surgeries. Mayo’s Connacht Senior Football Championship quarter-final defeat to Galway wasn’t perhaps a game that will live long in the memory for the quality of the action that was witnessed at MacHale Park that day. One of …

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Tom Parsons Thanks Support In Defiant Comeback Message

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Mayo midfielder Tom Parsons suffered a horror-injury over the weekend during his side’s narrow defeat to Galway in the Connacht SFC quarter-final. Last weekend’s Connacht Senior Football Championship quarter-final pairing between Galway and Mayo wasn’t perhaps the most warmly received fixture we’ve been treated to but when all was said and done in McHale Park, it was Galway who had …

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Tom Parsons To Undergo Further Tests On Knee Injury

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Tom Parsons suffered a horrendous injury while in action against Galway yesterday. The Mayo player left the field of play in the second half at MacHale Park with a gruesome leg injury, following an accidental collision with Galway’s Eoghan Kerin. The Tribesmen ran out 1-12 to 0-12 winners, but Mayo’s foremost concerns were understandably with their stricken midfielder. The42.ie report that Parsons has suffered …

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Twitter Reacts As Galway Beat Mayo Late At McHale Park

Twitter reacts to today’s Connacht Senior Football Championship action between Galway and Mayo at McCale Park. The general public were pretty tough on today’s clash between Galway and Mayo which saw last year’s All-Ireland finalists pipped to the post at the last. Despite their possession, Mayo finished the first half down a point and down a man after Diarmuid O’Connor …

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Breaking: Lee Keegan Out Of Matchup With Galway Due To Injury

Mayo’s Lee Keegan has been ruled out of the opening matchup of the Connacht Senior Football Championship due to complications with a dislocated shoulder. Some unfortunate news for those faithful to Mayo today as right half-back Lee Keegan has been ruled out of his side’s crucial clash with Galway in the Connacht SFC quarter-finals due to injury. Keegan, who has …

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