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“Maybe Kerry Would Like To Inflict That On Somebody Else”

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They’ve tried their best to steer clear of any drive-for-five chat but Dublin will be hard-pressed to ignore the hype now that they are just one game away from etching their names into the annals of GAA history.  Only five teams, across both codes, have attempted to achieve the five-in-a-row. The first came in 1919 when the Wexford footballers attempted …

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Harte Ready For Another Year Despite Cavanagh’s Call For Change

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Tyrone performed well on Sunday and looked superior to Kerry for large spells throughout their All-Ireland semi-final but ultimately faltered down the home stretch as Stephen O’Brien’s goal ignited the Kingdom to push on and claim a three-point win in Croke Park.  For Mickey Harte and Tyrone, it’s back to the drawing board following a topsy turvy season that saw …

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Mickey Harte Defends Sky Sports’ Coverage Of GAA Matches

Mickey Harte has taken a shot at those who have been critical of the fact that the GAA have sold their broadcasting rights to Sky Sports.  With the race for the Sam Maguire entering its final few stages, there was an outcry from the fans who missed out on watching Mayo’s victory over Donegal live last Saturday – sparking a …

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Peter Harte Cleared To Play In Super 8s Clash With Roscommon

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Peter Harte has been cleared to play in Tyrone’s opening Super 8s game against Roscommon on Saturday after having one of his black card offences overturned. Harte has been the topic of much discussion after receiving three black cards in this season’s Championship, with his dismissal the last day out against Cavan meaning that he must serve a one-match suspension. …

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It’s Newbridge or Nowhere For Mickey Harte This Weekend

Tyrone travel to Newbridge this weekend for their crunch Round 3 qualifier clash with Kildare in an intriguing encounter that could go either way given the current form of both sides.  Mickey Harte’s men had four points to spare over Longford last weekend while Kildare travelled to Belfast and came away with a big win over a plucky Antrim outfit. …

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Ronan O’Neill Quits Tyrone Panel Ahead Of Championship

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Talented Tyrone forward, Ronan O’Neill, has quit the panel following the conclusion of the Allianz Football League citing a lack of game time as the reason for walking away. As reported by the Team Talk Mag, O’Neill has opted out of Mickey Harte’s squad ahead of their 2019 Championship campaign after not having made a single league appearance this year. …

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Cluxton and McCaffrey Drop Out Of Dublin Squad To Face Tyrone

Despite making his return to the Dublin starting XV in their win over Roscommon in two weeks ago, Stephen Cluxton has been left out of the squad to face Tyrone this evening in Round Six of the Allianz Football League. Evan Comerford returns to take his spot between the goals following an excellent display against Mayo last time out in …

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Harte Hands Two Debuts As Tyrone Name Team For Kerry Opener

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Mickey Harte has named two debutants in his side for Sunday’s clash with Kerry in the opening round of this year’s Allianz Football League. Galbally’s Liam Rafferty and Brian Kennedy of Derrylaughan come into the starting XV at right-corner-back and midfield respectively for the highly anticipated match at Fitzgerald Stadium. Meanwhile, Harte has named nine of the side that lost …

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McCurry: McKenna Cup Final Felt Like A Championship Match

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Tyrone and Armagh played out an intense, physical battle last night in the McKenna cup final in front of 11,000 spectators at the Athletic Grounds in Armagh. In what was a joy to watch for fans given the time of year, with returning Tyrone forward Darren McCurry likening it to a Championship game in terms of atmosphere, as well as …

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Niall Morgan Granted Permission To Play In Irish League Cup Semi-Final

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Tyrone Goalkeeper, Niall Morgan has been given the green light by Mickey Harte to play in tonight’s Irish League Cup semi-final for Dungannon Swifts. The Swifts are due to take on powerhouse Linfield this evening in the final four of the competition, however, they are facing a severe goalkeeping crisis. Alex Moore is Dungannon’s regular number one, although he is …

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Tyrone’s Mickey Harte Reveals Hidden Battle With Cancer

Mickey Harte has revealed to the press that he underwent a two-year battle with cancer, a battle he managed to win last December. Tyrone manager Mickey Harte gave an incredibly honest interview to The Irish Examiner recently and revealed to them that he was diagnosed with bladder cancer in the early months of 2015. His struggle with his illness only saw him …

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Owen Mulligan On Harte Effect: “He Makes You Feel 10-Foot Tall”

Former Tyrone player, Owen Mulligan believes Mickey Harte will have Tyrone’s young players full prepared for the All Ireland final on Sunday against Dublin. The Paddy Power GAA ambassador and columnist with Paddy Power News, was involved with the winning squads in 2003, ’05 and 08 and while it has been 10 years since their last final appearance, he does not …

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Tyrone Persist With RTE Media Shun Ahead Of All Ireland Final

Ulster GAA Football Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Celtic Park, Derry 22/5/2016 Derry vs Tyrone Tyrone manager Mickey Harte Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

RTE have released a statement confirming that no interviews with Tyrone players or management will feature in their All Ireland football final coverage.  In 2011, Tyrone manager, Mickey Harte refused to engage with RTE following a sketch about Harte on The John Murray Show in the months following his daughter, Michaela’s death. No Tyrone players have been interviewed by the national broadcaster …

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