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Watch: Mayo Hurler Who Crossed The Globe To Lead His Club To Glory


2017 was quite the year for Toreen. The Mayo club claimed the county title, before becoming the first ever club from the county to claim a Connacht title. They now look ahead to the upcoming All-Ireland Intermediate Championship semi-final against St Patrick’s Ballyragget. What makes this story all the more remarkable is the astonishing commitment of their captain, Stephen Coyne, …

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Behind The Gates: Rossies’ Agony In Croker Shows Pain Of Defeat

It was a roller-coaster season for Roscommon footballers in 2017 having won the Connacht title before being humbled by their provincial rivals Mayo in Croke Park in the All-Ireland quarter-final. Thanks to AIB, we have seen what the season was like up close for the Rossies with this behind the scenes documentary series. The fly-on-the-wall production shows the passion that …

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Behind The Gates: AIB Series Shows Just How Much The Provincial Title Meant To Roscommon

This Wednesday, episode three of the AIB series ‘Behind The Gates’ was released as the fly-on-the-wall documentary shows Roscommon as they take to the field in the Connacht Championship. After the emotion of the second episode, it was down to business now for the penultimate instalment of the series. Roscommon entered the Connacht final with Galway as big underdogs as …

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Five GAA Club Games To Watch Out For This Weekend


The senior inter-county GAA season is over, as we make our way into the club season. While the ladies football final will keep us entertained on Sunday, we’re heading into the winter, and the club championships are king for the coming months. Up and down the country this weekend, there are fascinating duals taking place. Here, we pick out five of …

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Video: The NFL Player Who Has Exchanged With Aidan O’Shea Is A Serious Footballer

The Toughest Trade is quickly becoming one of our favourite programmes on television. This season, Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea is crossing the pond to try his hand at American Football. Meanwhile, former Miami Dolphins wide receiver Roberto Wallace has come the opposite direction, and will line out for Breaffy in a challenge game this weekend. While there are many transferable skills for …

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Was Slaughtneil’s Treble A First In The GAA?

It was an historic day in Derry over the weekend as Robert Emmet’s of Slaughtneil completed the treble – Derry Senior Camogie, Football and Hurling championships, all in the same season. A few weeks back, their hurlers saw off Swatragh to complete their third successive title.  On Sunday in Celtic Park, the football team – back-boned by quite a number …

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