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We just need to win today

The sun has just come out here in the West – we made the journey down in the late afternoon yesterday on near-empty roads – and it looks as if the weather should be fine, though maybe a touch on the blowy side, for this afternoon’s League match with Derry at MacHale Park. Although it’s a shadow Derry side we’re […]

Three changes in team to face Derry

We’ve just named our starting fifteen to face Derry in Round 7 of the League at MacHale Park on Sunday. Here’s the team we’ve named: Mayo (NFL Division One v Derry, 6/4/2014): Robbie Hennelly (Breaffy); Tom Cunniffe (Castlebar Mitchels), Ger Cafferkey (Ballina Stephenites), Kevin Keane (Westport); Lee Keegan (Westport), Donal Vaughan (Ballinrobe), Colm Boyle (Davitts); Tom Parsons (Charlestown Sarsfields), Seamus […]

No new injuries worries ahead of Sunday

This short piece in the Mayo News yesterday indicates that all of the 26 players who were togged on Saturday night are likely to be available for selection for our final round match against Derry this Sunday. It’s also stated in that article that Aghamore duo Alan Freeman and Brendan Harrison were both withdrawn from the fray at Croke Park […]

Time to look forward

The dust has yet to settle (apart from that bloody stuff from the Sahara that’s all over the cars hereabouts) on the Dubs match but already it’s time to start thinking ahead to next Sunday’s clash with Division One table-toppers Derry back on home soil at MacHale Park. All told, I think it’s good that we have another important match […]

Dublin name strongest possible team for tomorrow night

Dublin named their starting fifteen for tomorrow night a short while ago and a strong team it is too. Here it is: Dublin (NFL Division One v Mayo 29/3/2014): Stephen Cluxton (Parnells); Jonny Cooper (Na Fianna), Rory O’Carroll (Kilmacud Crokes), Darren Daly (Fingal Ravens); James McCarthy (Ballymun Kickhams), Tomás Brady (Na Fianna), Kevin Nolan (Kilmacud Crokes); Michael Darragh Macauley (Ballyboden St Enda’s), […]