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Mayo Football Podcast episode: Here Comes the Weekend – chatting with Peter Canavan and Boyler

All roads lead to Omagh for Round 4 of the National League this weekend. So we’re rolling out the big guns to preview Mayo v Tyrone as Mike is joined by Colm Boyle and Peter ‘The Great’ Canavan. The lads chat about the team that Kevin McStay has picked, what Peter has made of Mayo so far, and how both […]

Team to play Tyrone named

We’ve just named our team to play Tyrone tomorrow evening. Here it is: Mayo (NFL Division One v Tyrone, 24/2/2024): Rob Hennelly (Raheny); Jack Coyne (Ballyhaunis), Rory Brickenden (Westport), Sam Callinan (Ballina Stephenites); Donnacha McHugh (Castlebar Mitchels), Stephen Coen (Hollymount/Carramore), Enda Hession (Garrymore); Diarmuid O’Connor (Ballintubber), Jack Carney (Kilmeena); Diarmuid Duffy (Ballinrobe), Fergal Boland (Aghamore), Jordan Flynn (Crossmolina Deel Rovers); […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: County Board meeting matters

Far from the madding crowds, the nuts and bolts of GAA business are done at County Board level. Mayo GAA held their first County Board meeting of the year on Wednesday night in Castlebar and Mike Finnerty went along to hear and see what was being discussed. So Mike and Rob Murphy chat through the main headlines and give listeners […]

Mayo Football Podcast bonus column: Supporters in wait-and-see mode as season develops

In my latest Mayo Football Podcast column, which is part of our new written content offering for our Patreon club members, I look at where I think the collective mindset of Mayo supporters is currently at, in light of the county’s positive opening to this year’s National League campaign and in the wake of the narrow defeat to Kerry on […]

The weekend’s matches

The weekend is fast approaching so it’s time for a quick run-down on the matches involving teams from the county that are coming up over the next few days. We may as well start with the big one. That’s the footballers’ Division One Round 4 clash with Tyrone at Healy Park, Omagh, on Saturday evening. Throw-in for this game is […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Final Whistle – Mayo ladies draw with Kerry, now available on all podcast platforms

On Saturday afternoon, Mayo claimed a dramatic draw in their LGFA NFL Division One Round 4 clash with Kerry at Fitzgerald Stadium. We recorded a Final Whistle podcast episode in Killarney and this was made available to our club members on Patreon shortly afterwards. Rob chatted on this podcast episode with Cormac Reape, former Knockmore LGFA manager and current manager […]

Tyrone thoughts

Right, our trip to Tralee is in the past and coming down the tracks rapidly at us now is a northern expedition on Saturday evening. Tyrone are our opponents in Round 4 of this year’s National Football League and Healy Park in Omagh is the venue for a game that throws in that evening at 5.15pm. Brendan Cawley of Kildare […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: A few Tralee takeaways

Billy Joe Padden and Edwin McGreal join Rob to take a closer look at the stories behind Saturday’s final scoreline. Everything from some of the key stats from Mayo’s first defeat of the campaign to the team’s patterns of play are discussed. The lads chat also give their takes on why Mayo are struggling to create goal chances and what […]