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Who’ll make the final?

It’s been an intriguing Mayo Senior football Championship this year and, with four of the big beasts in club football within the county in recent years all falling by the wayside at the quarter-final stage, it’s more interesting it’s getting as the remaining competitors prepare to head down the final stretch. Two clubs who have never lifted the Moclair Cup […]

Club Championships results round-up

It’s time to draw breath after another full-on weekend of club Championship action. Knockout football always has an edge to it and there were plenty of hard-fought clashes over the last few days. And a few shock results too. Let’s start with the Senior football Championship where this weekend’s quarter-final results really did have the air of the changing of […]

Change is in the air

The GAA’s Special Congress takes place tomorrow where the future shape of the football Championship is down for debate. Coming into tomorrow’s Special Congress there’s a distinct feeling that change is in the air, though it’s still far from clear how the key vote will go. Proposal A – which is centred on reconfiguring the four provinces into four groups […]

The weekend’s matches

Another cracking weekend of club football Championship action lies ahead over the Bank Holiday weekend. There are knockout quarter-final ties in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior Championships and there are important relegation play-off ties down for decision as well. Details of the full list of matches on this weekend are here. If you’re planning on going to a game – […]

Club Championships quarter-finals preview – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E35

With the group stages of this year’s Senior, Intermediate and Junior club Championships now concluded, it’s onto the quarter-finals this weekend. In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast we review last weekend’s Round 3 action before previewing the coming weekend’s knockout action. Mayo News sports editor Mike Finnerty hosts the show and he’s joined by his Mayo News […]

James breaks his silence

There’s been loads of media coverage today following this morning’s interview by Tommy Marren on Midwest Radio with James Horan. It’s the manager’s first public utterances since All-Ireland final day so it’s little wonder that what he had to say was widely reported in the media and also that the interview itself has been closely listened to by many. Here’s […]

Fixture details for next weekend’s games confirmed

The dates, times and venues for next weekend’s quarter-finals and relegation play-offs in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior football Championships have now been confirmed by Mayo GAA. Here they are. SFC: IFC: JFC A: JFC B: Mayo GAA have also confirmed tonight that both of the Senior quarter-finals that are being played on Saturday at the Connacht GAA Centre of […]

Club Championship results wrap

It’s been another packed weekend of club Championship action so here’s a quick round-up of the various results. There’s only one place to start and that’s the LGFA Senior county final. Carnacon were bidding for their 22nd consecutive county title this year but their long, long unbeaten record within the county came to an emphatic end at James Stephens Park […]

Club Championships Round 3 preview – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E34

This coming weekend sees the culmination of the group stages in this year’s Senior, Intermediate and Junior club football Championships. A hectic few days of football lie ahead within the county, paving the way for the knockout stages in the hunt for the Moclair, Sweeney and McDonnell Cups.   In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast we set […]

Proposal A, B or neither of them?

In a normal year we’d know by now not only our full schedule of National League games for the following spring but also what the draw is for the next year’s provincial Championships. This year we still know neither of these things. That’s because the structure of the inter-county football competitions for 2022 remain up in the air, with proposals […]