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Results round-up

I was pretty much off the grid for the whole weekend so it’s time for a quick recap on the results of all the games involving teams from the county over the last few days. The Minors’ win over Galway at Tuam Stadium on Friday evening has been well covered at this stage, including on our Final Whistle podcast show […]

Upcoming matches

It’s a veritable conveyor belt of matches involving the county at the minute. here’s what’s chugging along the rollers towards us at the minute. The action starts tomorrow evening, when the Mayo Minor girls take on Galway in Round 3 of the CLGFA Connacht Championship. This game throws in at Miltown GAA at 7pm. The ticket link for it is […]

Late comeback not enough for Sacred Heart Westport

Westport’s Sacred Heart School lost out narrowly to Our Lady’s Secondary School, Castleblaney, in today’s All-Ireland Post Primary Senior A Championship final at Banagher. Well down at the break, the Westport school mounted a strong second half comeback, cutting the deficit to two points but Castleblaney held out to win by 1-8 to 1-5 at the finish. It was a […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Memories of Mayo’s 1983 All-Ireland U21 Title Success – now available on all podcast platforms

We’ve got a huge positive reaction to the Mayo Football Podcast show released the other day for club members on Patreon, in which Rob and I were joined by Eddie Gibbons and John Finn to look back on Mayo’s U21 All-Ireland winning campaign of 1983. This podcast is now available for free on all podcast platforms, including iTunes, Spotify, SoundCloud […]

Claremorris edged out in cracking All-Ireland decider

When Síomha McNulty found herself in space, contemplated her options and then proceeded to let fly from distance, the point she scored put Claremorris in front for the first time in today’s absorbing LGFA All-Ireland Junior club final. There was a huge Claremorris support at Parnell Park for the game and that score was met with a rousing cheer, as […]

LIVE: Claremorris v O’Donovan Rossa

It’s All-Ireland final day for the women footballer of Claremorris, who take on O’Donovan Rossa of Cork this afternoon in the LGFA Junior final. The game throws in at Parnell Park at 2pm. The LGFA did say earlier in the week that the final would be live streamed on YouTube and I was planning to embed the feed here for […]

The weekend’s matches

Christmas is fast approaching but this coming weekend there are two huge club Championship matches taking place involving teams from the county. There’s also another county final on back in Castlebar. Here are all the details of these matches. Let’s start with the biggest game of the weekend from the county’s perspective. They don’t come bigger than an All-Ireland final […]

Claremorris through to All-Ireland final

Claremorris this afternoon qualified for the LGFA All-Ireland Junior football final, when they beat off the challenge of Erin’s Own, Lavey of Derry in a high-scoring semi-final. Roared on by a noisy home crowd, Claremorris emerged from a frantic finale to the game with a 5-4 to 2-11 victory. The final is set to take place two weeks from now. […]