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Eoghan McLaughlin is our MOTM from yesterday’s game

The voting has closed in our latest MOTM poll and this one has produced a decisive result. With 36% of the vote, you’ve chosen Eoghan McLaughlin as our MOTM from the game against Roscommon. The Westport player was an extremely influential performer for us yesterday. With no Paddy Durcan in the team punching his trademark holes in the opposition’s backline, […]

Goals decisive in hurlers’ double defeat

It was, sadly, defeat on the double for the county’s two hurling teams who were contesting national deciders today. In both cases, goals proved their undoing. The U17s were up against Laois in the Celtic Challenge Division 3 final at Abbotstown. Three up at half-time and ahead for much of the game, the destination of the Corn William Robinson was […]

Sunday match reports

It’s a sunny and bright bank holiday weekend Sunday morning, we won yesterday so let’s have a very quick review of what’s online about yesterday’s two-point victory over Roscommon. Locals: Mayo News, Connaught Telegraph, Western People, Midwest Radio, Roscommon Herald, Roscommon People, Shannonside. Nationals: Irish Times, Irish Examiner, Irish Independent (match report, post-match quotes from Kevin McStay and Davy Burke), […]

Roscommon 1-15 Mayo 2-14: job done, just about

Mayo this evening got their second win over Roscommon in this year’s Championship in five weeks. It was less decisive than the five-point victory we enjoyed over them at Dr Hyde Park in April but today’s win at the same venue was more consequential, as we’re now guaranteed, at worst, a home All-Ireland preliminary quarter-final berth, with a shot at […]

Match day panel named for Roscommon game

We named our match day panel a short while ago for tomorrow evening’s match against Roscommon. Here it is: Mayo (All-Ireland SFC Group Stage Round 2 v Roscommon, 1/6/2024): Colm Reape (Knockmore); Jack Coyne (Ballyhaunis), David McBrien (Ballaghaderreen), Donnacha McHugh (Castlebar Mitchels); Stephen Coen (Hollymount/Carramore, captain), Sam Callinan (Ballina Stephenites), Eoghan McLaughlin (Westport); Jack Carney (Kilmeena), Matthew Ruane (Breaffy); Darren […]

The weekend’s matches

The Bank Holiday weekend is drawing near and so too are the four matches involving the county that are taking place. There’s camogie and football action as well as two national finals in hurling, with two games on Saturday and two more on Sunday. The camogie match is on first. This is an All-Ireland Premier Junior Championship Round 2 clash […]