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Kerry’s Magic Full-Forward Line Can Adapt Their Style To Any Game

Kerry are out on Saturday for their first championship match of 2019 when they take on Clare in the Munster SFC semi-final at Cusack Park, Ennis. The Kingdom announced their starting XV earlier this week and purists around the country are already purring at the thought of a full-forward line containing Paul Geaney, James O’Donoghue and David Clifford. It’s a …

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Kerry & Clare Name Teams For Munster Football Semi-Final

Kerry Clare

Kerry and Clare have named their sides for the Munster Senior Football semi-final on Saturday evening in Cusack Park, Ennis.  Kerry manager has made two changes to his full-forward line from the league final defeat to Mayo with Paul Geaney and James O’Donoghue named alongside David Clifford. Diarmuid O’Connor is set for his championship debut at wing-forward with Sean O’Shea …

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Gaelic Football Round-Up: Treaty Men Shock Tipperary In Thurles

The Gaelic football championship continued this evening as Kildare, Limerick and Clare all advanced to the next round of their provincial championships.  The big story comes via the way of Thurles as Limerick recorded a huge upset victory over Tipperary while Kildare were made to sweat it out against Wicklow. Here is our round-up of Saturday evening’s games. ___ Leinster …

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The Cork Senior Football Team Have Their New Manager

The search for the new Cork senior football manager has come to an end.  Ronan McCarthy has been appointed to the job on a three-year term, replacing Peadar Healy whose stint as boss on Leeside came to an end after the Rebels’ loss to Mayo in the qualifiers this year. McCarthy will take the hot seat with a fine pedigree …

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Cork Boss Peadar Healy Is Conscious Of The Criticism, But Doesn’t Pay Attention To It

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Qualifiers Round 3B, Glennon Brothers Pearse Park, Longford 16/6/2016 Longford vs Cork Cork Manager Peadar Healy Mandatory Credit ©

Cork scraped past Tipperary on Saturday evening in the Munster Senior Football Championship semi-final on a scoreline of 1-10 to 1-09.  The one-point victory over a Premier County heavily depleted as a result of retirements, injuries and suspensions has not spared the Rebels of any harsh criticism following the shambolic first half performance. The Leesiders registered just a single point …

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Michael Quinlivan Injury Not As Bad As First Feared

Good news for Tipperary football supporters today is that the injury sustained by star player, Michael Quinlivan, is not as bad was initially feared on Saturday evening.  Quinlivan was stretchered off the Pairc Uí Rinn pitch around the 15 minute mark of Tipperary’s one-point loss to Cork at the weekend as a result of what appeared to be a serious …

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Cork Selector Eamonn Ryan: “They Don’t Seem To Do It On The Day”

Cork football selector Eamonn Ryan has stated that the heavy public criticism of the team has had an effect on the players.  The Rebels face Waterford in the Munster SFC quarter-final on Saturday in Dungarvan’s Fraher Field and go into the clash as strong favourites. However, the Cork footballers have been on a downward spiral ever since clinching the Sam …

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Twitter Reacts To Tipperary’s Historic Win Over Cork

Tipperary claimed their first senior football championship win over Cork since 1944. Although Tipperary have invested heavily in establishing themselves as a footballing force in recent years, few would have given them a chance against Cork this afternoon. Nevertheless, history was made this afternoon, after Kevin O’Halloran kicked two late points, one from a 45 and another from a free,  to …

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Rebels With A Cause

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Cork are looking to beat Kerry in Killarney for the first time in 20 years. There is nothing like a Munster Final in Killarney. The short distance between Killarney and Cork’s football heartland in the west of the county ensures that a sizeable rebel contingent make the trip across the county bounds. The atmosphere created in the town is stimulated by …

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