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The weekend’s games

There are football, hurling and camogie matches involving the county this weekend. Here are the relevant details. Let’s start with the camogie. The county’s Minor camogie team play Cavan on Saturday in the All-Ireland Minor C semi-final. The match takes place at Duggan Park, Ballinasloe, where throw-in is 2.30pm. The ticket link is here. We also have two hurling matches […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: U20s second best to Sligo

Mayo crashed out of the Connacht Under-20 championship this evening after losing to Sligo by five points in Castlebar. Rob and Mike were there and they reflect on a disappointing end to Mayo’s season on a night when Sligo’s superb second half proved decisive. Rob also spoke afterwards with both managers, Peadar Gardiner and Paul Henry. This new podcast episode […]

U20s overrun by Sligo’s second half surge

Our hopes for progression in this year’s highly competitive Connacht U20 Championship bit the dust in decisive fashion at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park this evening. In a classic game of two halves, we went in at the break four points ahead of defending champions Sligo but we had no answer to their strong second half surge. We went down by […]

U20 match day panel named for tomorrow evening

The county’s U20s face defending Connacht champions Sligo in a crunch Round 5 clash tomorrow evening. The game throws in at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park at 6.30pm and here’s the match day panel we’ve named for it, the list also including those on the extended U20 panel: Mayo (Connacht U20 Championship v Sligo, 17/4/2024): David Dolan (Balla); Rio Mortimer (Claremorris), […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Nowhere to Hyde for Mayo

The Championship begins in earnest for Mayo against Roscommon next Sunday. Billy Joe Padden joins Rob and Mike to set the scene for Dr Hyde Park and pick through some of the main talking points. They look at Mayo’s attacking play so far this year, talk about how to get the best out of David McBrien, and look at just […]

Ticketing details for Wednesday and Sunday

Just a quick one to point you towards the ticket links for Wednesday evening’s U20 match against Sligo and Sunday’s game against Roscommon, with tickets now on sale for both games. The ticket link for the Connacht U20 Round 5 match against Sligo, which takes place at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park on Wednesday evening (throw-in 6.30pm) is here. The ticket […]

Results round-up

There are a few county results to report on, not including the Minor football win on Friday night that’s already been dealt with here, so let’s take a quick trot through these matches. The most appropriate place to start is with the LGFA U16s (pictured above) who claimed a back-to-back Connacht title success today when they beat Galway by 2-18 […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Final Whistle – Mayo Minors beat Roscommon

The Mayo Minors have kicked off their Connacht Championship campaign with a 2-13 to 2-07 win over Roscommon in Castlebar this evening. Mike and John were joined at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park by Martin Carney to reflect on the action. This new podcast episode is now online and is available to our club members on Patreon – it’s HERE. To get […]