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Mayo Gaels and Kilmeena move on up

The first two county finals of the weekend were played this afternoon. Both went to form, with strong favourites Kilmeena finally sealing the deal in the Junior decider while more narrow favourites Mayo Gaels prevailed in the Intermediate final. Kilmeena were strong fancied to get the better of Cill Chomain in the JFC final, played today at Crossmolina, but, as […]

Connacht club Championship fixtures

The main focus at the minute is, I know, squarely on the county finals this coming weekend. While the titles that are set to be won then are huge achievements in their own right, the victorious clubs won’t have long to rest on their laurels as their provincial club campaigns will be getting underway very soon. Let’s start with three […]

Senior club final preview – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E41

Possession of the Moclair Cup for 2021 is set to be decided at James Stephens Park, Ballina, on Sunday, with north Mayo rivals Knockmore and Belmullet battling it out in this year’s county Senior Championship final. In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast we preview the title decider.  Stephen Drake and Edwin McGreal join Mayo News sports editor Mike Finnerty […]

Intermediate and Junior club finals preview – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E40

The Intermediate and Junior football Championship titles are set to be decided on Saturday. In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast we preview both finals.   The show is hosted by Mayo News sports editor Mike Finnerty and he’s joined by Stephen Drake and Ger Flanagan as they look ahead to the Sweeney and McDonnell Cup deciders. First up […]

Senior final build-up with Billy Joe Padden and Kevin O’Neill – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E39

Defending champions Knockmore and challengers Belmullet face off against each other on Sunday in this year’s Mayo Senior football Championship final, with Knockmore aiming for their tenth county title while Belmullet are looking to get their hands on the Moclair Cup for the very first time. In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast host Rob Murphy is joined […]

Revised club finals fixture details confirmed

Mayo GAA earlier today confirmed revised fixtures details for the various club football Championship finals that are set to take place next weekend. Starting with the Senior final between Belmullet and Knockmore, which is scheduled for Sunday 21st November at James Stephens Park in Ballina. Throw-in for the Moclair Cup decider has moved forward to 1.30pm and it’s also now […]

Oisín’s off to Oz

The news that, in truth, we’ve all been dreading to hear has tonight been confirmed – Oisín Mullin is definitely heading off to Australia. Geelong Cats have announced (here) that they’ve signed the Kilmaine club man on a rookie contract. This is obviously a great opportunity for Oisín. He has all the qualities to succeed in the professional game and […]