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No FBD trip to New York this year

The County Board have announced this evening that next month’s planned trip to New York for the FBD final won’t go ahead. The County Board’s statement confirming this decision and the reasons for it is here. Our run to this year’s All-Ireland final has obviously put the county under some pressure to complete the club championships in time to allow […]

FBD final team named

Details of the starting fifteen and subs for tomorrow night’s FBD ‘Home’ final against NUIG at McHale Park (throw-in 7.30pm) have just been announced as follows: Mayo (FBD ‘Home’ final v NUIG, 27/1/2012): David Clarke (Ballina Stephenites); Keith Higgins (Ballyhaunis), Ger Cafferkey  (Ballina Stephenites); Lee Keegan (Westport); Peadar Gardiner (Crossmolina), Donal Vaughan (Ballinrobe), Richie Feeney (Castlebar Mitchels); Barry Moran (Castlebar Mitchels), […]

FBD final confirmed for McHale Park on Friday night

There’s now confirmation on the Connacht GAA website that the FBD League ‘Home’ Final will take place this coming Friday evening (February 27th) at McHale Park where throw-in under the lights is set for 7.30pm. There was some discussion as to whether or not this fixture would take place in Castlebar or Ballinrobe but with the Dubs rolling into town […]

Team to face Roscommon on Sunday named

The team to face Roscommon in the FBD League at Ballinlough on Sunday (throw-in 2pm) was named a short while ago tonight. Here are the full details of the team and subs: MAYO (FBD League v Roscommon, 22/1/2012): David Clarke (Ballina Stephenites); Keith Higgins (Ballyhaunis), Ger Cafferkey (Ballina Stephenites), Lee Keegan (Westport); Richie Feeney (Castlebar Mitchels), Donal Vaughan (Ballinrobe), Chris […]

Yes, we are in the FBD final

We can forget about points difference and scurrying around at Ballinlough on Sunday trying to find out how Leitrim are getting on to see if we’re still on course for a place in the FBD final. This is because head-to-head results are, I’m reliably informed, the deciding factor in determining respective table placings (as they have been in the league […]