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This weekend’s club matches

Something, anything, to take everyone’s mind of Paradise Lost has to be worth a shot, I reckon, not least given the rather inchoate debate that has ensued of late in the wake of the latest in our seemingly endless series of All-Ireland defeats. Club action is that something and this weekend sees the culmination of the group stages of the […]

Eight All-Star nominations for us

The list of nominations for the 2021 football All-Stars have been announced. Tyrone, as expected, lead the way with 15 nominees while we have eight players shortlisted. The eight Mayo players nominated are Rob Hennelly, Padraig O’Hora, Lee Keegan, Paddy Durcan, Stephen Coen, Mattie Ruane, Tommy Conroy and Ryan O’Donoghue. Lee is, along with Tyrone’s Conor Meyler and Ciaran McGeary […]

Andy takes charge in Leitrim

It was confirmed earlier on today that Andy Moran has been appointed as the new manager of Leitrim. The two-time All-Star and 2017 Footballer of the Year succeeds Terry Hyland in the role. The official announcement of Andy’s appointment is here. Joining Andy’s backroom team in the Ridge County is his Ballaghaderreen co-manager Mike Solan who takes on the role […]

Club Championships Round 2 review – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E33

Two rounds of matches have now been contested in this year’s Senior, Intermediate and Junior club football Championships, with the group tables in all three competitions taking shape as the knockout stage starts to come into view. In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast we survey how things stand in the SFC, IFC and JFC after the opening […]

Round 3 club Championship fixture details confirmed

This coming weekend sees the SFC, IFC and JFC take a break following the opening two rounds of games on successive weekends. The Round 3 matches will take place the weekend after next and fixture details have now been confirmed for these ties, which are as follows: SENIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP Group 1: Ballintubber v Claremorris (at Hollymount) and Davitts v […]

Club Championship results round-up

It’s been another hectic weekend of action on the club front, following which some issues in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior Championships are already decided while others won’t be until Round 3 is concluded in a fortnight’s time. This weekend also saw the LGFA club Championships move one step closer to their conclusion. Starting with the men’s matches and diving […]

Reminder about the weekend’s action

It’s October, the nights are closing in rapidly and the weather has turned distinctly autumnal over the last few days, sweeping away any remaining vestiges of a summer that’s now behind us. In the GAA world, it’s the season of club football and there’s plenty of action on that front over the weekend. Here’s a quick update to get you […]

Club championship update – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E32

With inter-county football over for another year, the focus has now shifted to the club scene where last weekend the first round of matches took place in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior club championships. In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast, we review the opening round action in the club championships and we look ahead to the second […]