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Final thoughts: the Preview – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E27

For the last few weeks we’ve been building up steadily to this year’s All-Ireland football final. The build-up is now nearly complete, with the big match between Mayo and Tyrone throwing in at Croke Park at on 5pm on Saturday. In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast we preview the Sam Maguire decider. Mayo News sports editor Mike […]

Discovering Gaelic football

I still remember the day I fell in love with Gaelic football: it was July 19th, 2009.  On the previous afternoon, my husband and I drove from his hometown of Westport, Co. Mayo, through Delphi in Connemara to Galway City.  All along the way, on houses in every village, outside every roadside pub or Texaco, the competing county flags of […]

Final thoughts: the Players, Chris Barrett and Séamie O’Shea with Billy Joe – Mayo News football podcast 2021 E26

As Saturday’s All-Ireland final comes ever nearer, supporters will obviously be wondering what these final few days ahead of the big game are like for the players. In this episode of the Mayo News football podcast we bring you some insights into the lead-in to the final from the perspective of those contesting the match. Mayo News columnist Billy Joe […]