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Philly McMahon Takes Up New Position With Dublin Camogie

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 28/8/2016 Dublin vs Kerry Dublin's Philly McMahon Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Six-time All-Ireland winner Philly McMahon has taken up a new role with Dublin Camogie, joining as the Head of Performance, with his company BeDo7 forming an exciting partnership with the set-up. McMahon, who won the latest of his six Sam Maguires in September, will oversee the strength and conditioning of all Dublin squads from U14 level up to senior, beginning his …

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“Here In Spirit” – Philly McMahon Pays Touching Tribute To Late Father

All-Ireland winning Dublin defender Philly McMahon has paid tribute to his late father following his side’s six-point victory over Tyrone in Sunday’s final at Croke Park. The Ballymun Kickhams man was his usual tenacious self as the Dubs proved too much for Tyrone despite a late-surge from Mickey Harte’s men. Following the game, McMahon paid tribute to his late father Phil …

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Philly McMahon’s Autobiography ‘The Choice’ Wins Eir Sport Sports Book Of The Year 2017

Philly McMahon fought off some stiff competition to take home the Eir Sport Sports Book Of The Year 2017 gong on Tuesday.  The Dublin footballer’s autobiography ‘The Choice’ is a personal account beginning at Philly’s days growing up in Ballymun and focuses on the different choices he and his brother John made throughout the course of their youth which resulted …

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Philly McMahon Should Be Commended For His Honesty On Late Late Show

Dublin footballer Philly McMahon is getting praise from all corners after his emotional interview on Friday night’s Late Late Show. The tough-tackling defender spoke candidly about the death of his brother five years ago – and even revealed to host Ryan Tubridy that opponents have brought up his brother’s death from a drug overdose in order to sledge the Ballymun clubman. …

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Combined Dublin/Mayo Selection Of The Last 15 Years

Over the course of the last few years both Dublin and Mayo have been to the forefront of GAA fans and pundits consciousness. Although Mayo have yet to make the breakthrough and claim their first Sam Maguire in 66 years they have captured the hearts and minds of the nation over the last decade and a half especially the last five …

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National Football League: Team Of The Season So Far

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With promotion and relegation settled after some great football, all that remains in question is to whom the silverware is awarded. The respective divisional finals will be played between, Dublin and Kerry, Kildare and Galway, Louth and Tipperary and Westmeath and Wexford. This spring saw all but the bottom division go right down to the wire in terms of promotion …

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Exclusive: John Kavanagh Reveals Fascinating New Insight Into Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 Preparation

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The phrase ‘nothing was left to chance’ is something of a cliche but it’s becoming more and more apparent with each passing day just how appropriate it is to use that expression when describing Conor McGregor’s preparations ahead of his rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202. By now, almost three months on from McGregor’s redemptive majority decision victory, we …

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Dublin Dominate GAA/GPA All-Star Football Team

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final Replay, Croke Park, Dublin 1/10/2016 Dublin vs Mayo Dublin’s Ciaran Kilkenny and Brian Fenton celebrate with the Sam Maguire

The GAA/GPA All-Star football team has been announced, with All-Ireland champions Dublin being represented by no fewer than six players. Jim Gavin’s side retained the Sam Maguire after a pulsating final replay win against Mayo in October, Stephen Rochford’s team themselves represented with four players (all of whom are at the back). _____ The six Dublin players named, Jonny Cooper, Philly …

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Dublin V Mayo: A Combined XV

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 6/8/2016 Tyrone vs Mayo Mayo's Aidan O’Shea celebrates after the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

It’s one day until the potential end of the intercounty GAA season. Dublin take on Mayo as everyone knows by now. They have been two of the best teams in Ireland over the last few years. Here we take a novel look at both sides and see what they would look like if we put them both together. 1. Stephen …

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Opinion: Irish Sport Needs More Role Models The Likes Of Philly McMahon

Allianz Football League Division 1 Final, Croke Park, Dublin 24/4/2016 Dublin vs Kerry Dublin's Philly McMahon Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Philly McMahon is the GAA’s marmite, a player you either love or hate. For Dublin fans, he’s a battler, a warrior, a player that generally goes up against the opposition’s best forward and takes them out of the game. For fans from the other 31 counties in Ireland, he’s largely viewed as a pest, a nuisance, an annoyance, and a player that looks to …

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